Upcoming community events (posted Aug. 22)
North Branch Farmers’ Market
North Branch Farmers’ Market is open Saturdays July through October, 8 a.m. to noon. The North Branch Farmers’ Market is located at the Lake State Federal Credit Union parking lot on 8th ave & Main St. Call 651-674-7624 for more information.
Overeaters Anonymous meetings held every Friday at 10 a.m. at the United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 5459 E. Viking Blvd., Wyoming. No dues, fees, or weigh-ins. Call Anne at 651-674-1729.
North Branch Garden Club
North Branch Garden Club invites the public to come and meet Jeff Chudek, president of Inspired Design Landscapes Inc. at their August meeting. Chudek has considerable experience building ponds and waterfalls. The meeting is Monday, Aug. 27, 7 p.m. at the Community Room of Maples Common (6th and Maple), North Branch. Nonmembers pay $2. Membership is $10 for the year.
Blue Star Mothers day change
Since the first Monday of September is Labor Day, the MN Blue Star Mothers Chapter 16 will meet September 10 at the Pine City VFW at 6:3 p.m.
Almelund Apple Festival set for Sept. 16
The 19th annual Almelund Apple Festival is set for Sunday, Sept. 16, 11 a.m.– 4 p.m. at the Amador School House Heritage Center and Swedish Immigrant Log Farm in Almelund. Your help is needed: art/craft/produce booth space available; call Diane at 651-583-2295 for details. Can you demonstrate an old time craft? Can you donate two hours of your time? Silent auction donations sought. Please call or text Lin at 651-269-3580. All proceeds go toward the Immigrant Log Farm project and the Heritage Center.