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OMMUNITY THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2018 Page 5 GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- surpass 3.1 MILLION meals Grand Forks--Once again over packed by the MobilePack events two thousand community mem- in GF," Storhaug adds. bers will be packing food at the Grand Forks Public Works Build- Packing sessions ing from Friday through Sunday, Friday, April 6: 10:00-noon; April6-8, working two-hour shifts 1:00-3:00 p.m.; 3:30-5:30 p.m.; filling bags with lifesaving food to 6:00-8:00 p.m. be part of a hunger solution for Saturday, April 7:9:00-11:00 starving children. This year the a.m.; 12:00-2:00 p.m.; 2:30-4:30 Greater Grand Forks Community p.m.; 5:00-7:00 p.m. volunteers lead by Twin Cities- Sunday, April 8: 8:30-10:30 based Feed My Starving Chil- a.m.; 11:00-1:00 p.m.; 2-4 p.m.; dren (FMSC)staff will package 4:30-6:30 p.m. more than 404,000 lifesaving There are only a few volunteer meals. The event will be held at the slots open. If you go online and Grand Forks Public Works Build- find them full, keep checking, as ing, 724 N. 47th St. slots tend to open up, especially "These local FMSC Mo- bilePack events bring people to- during the last week. Go to gether as a community to help stop if you wish to vol- unteer or donate. Click on the hunger across the world. Since we started these events in GF in 2011, "volunteer button" and then "'vol- children and adults from church- unteer at a MobilePack" and find es, businesses, community groups us on the map. Here you can and schools in our area have "Volunteer" or "Donate" (GF pitched in to fund raise, purchase event number is #1804-028EA). food and help package it as well." To fight hunger.locally vol- says Jodie Storhaug, chair of the unteers are encouraged to bring GGF FMSC MobilePack com- non-perishable food items to the mittee. "So far the GF Communi- MobilePack Event for distribution ty has raised nearly 47,000 so we to local food shelves in Greater still have a lot of work ahead of us Grand Forks. Last year these lo- to meet the $89,000 amount we cal volunteers brought in nearly need to purchase the food for 2000 lbs. of food when they came packing. Our goal this year is to in to pack for FMSC. DRAYTON, NID. -- Family & gutted due to a leaking water heater. Friends Spring Celebration Since this is the Storm Shelter for us Fundraiser for H G Johnson Me- to use in time of weather problems, morial Community Center will be we want to be able to also use the heldSunday, April 15; 2018.', E'wmts basement. include: Bingo from 4!0Ore 5. 10, ti0ns 'ateweicrme The Silent auction, 50/50 draw, and c mmitteehasbeenc ntactingbusi- door prizes. The buffet featuring all nesses for the silent auction and they American dishes with dessert will be have been very generous. If you served from 5:00 to 7:00. Cost of would like to be part of this, let us the tickets are $20 for adults,' $10 know. ages 6-16, no charge for age 5 and This Benefit is sponsored by the under. City Hall Committee and Ox Cart It has been a long road to get the Trails Historical Society. city hall to the point of being ableto Drayton Girl Scouts will be help- use it for events. We have put in ing us this year. The girls use the city over $65,000 into the building thus hall for their regular meetings. far- all through donations and grants Advance tickets are available at - since Fall 2011. The hope of the KodaBank in Drayton and the City committee is that the community Hall Committee members - Loma will be able to use it often. Your gen- Anderson, Robin Brosseau, Cheryl erous donations have put us closer Gjevre, Saralee Hoselton, Jim to our goal of making this historical Weinlaeder, Marlys Boll. building usable again for all your Should you have any questions, events. We are now working on the please call 701-454-6103 or email basement, which was completely president@oxcarttrails,net Photos: Lamj Bid Above: Phil &ago eoatsa yea- let before itgoe in Lankin Legion their annu- al Good Friday bythe Sonsofthe Amodean Legion p#157 Boar I. kin. e event which ~1on '-sid6i 1993, at' tracted a large crowd anxious to dine on delidous homemade dese Lef Bray- inglhe001d outs/de the Lankin Legen were the chef's deep frying the walleye and shrim[). Corey Kouba, (L to R) Darrell Jallo, Rick Carlson, and Dale Zahradk Th ursda y, April 5th Silver Dollar Community Center Open house from 4-6pm for viewing of new grass rig and remedied fire hall. Iqeeting at 6 pro. Dinner and refresh- ments to be served after the meeting. n US Full time Housekeeper for Pembina County Memorial Hospital or Wedgewood Manor in Cavalier, ND. Apply online: http'J/ or contact Human Resources @ 701-265-6308 for more information. Pemhina ('oun0, Memorial Hospital ~ edg en odd ~U anor New Medicare Numbers & Cards Beginning in April 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will be mailing new Medicare cards with new Medicare numbers. Medicare is removing Social Security Numbers from Medicare cards to help protect your identity. Be sure to bring your new Medicare card to your next appointment! Call 284-7500 if you have any questions about this change. HEALTH CENTER So Much So Close/ Pembina County Memorial Hospital Wedgewood Manor Sign on BONUS CNAs and LPNs We are currently in need of the following positions: Pembina County Wedqewood Manor "Memorial Hospital CNAs Part time Full & Flex time Housekeeper Receptionist/Insurance Clerk Part time Activities aide Flex time CNA, LPN & RN Flex time LPN & RN Full time Housekeeper GREAT BENEFIT PA CKA GE! Apply online: or contact Human Resources at 701-265-6308 for more information. Pemhina County Memorial Hospital lI"edgewood Manor ~ril 2018 Michigan Fire Hall- 9:00-11 :OOam Lakota Fire Hall- 12:30- 2:30pm Charlotte Klose, DVM Edinburg,1ND (701) 993-8510 6:30 PM Y all Friends and supporters of Park Flive~ Hockey welcome.