Wednesday, May 2
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Self-defense class at the Osakis High School gymnasium.
Thursday, May 3
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Osakis High School Fine Arts Show in the old gym. "Starry Night," featuring student plays begins at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium.
Friday, May 4
6 to 8:30 p.m. 4-H Share the Fun at the Osakis Public Schools auditorium.
Saturday, May 5
9 a.m. St. Jude Bike-a-Thon starts at the Osakis Visitor Center. Registration is from 8 to 8:45 a.m. Proceeds will support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital — a pediatric treatment and research facility focused on children's catastrophic diseases. For more information, contact Mary Lou Quistorff at 320-859-2437.
Monday, May 7
7 p.m. Silver Creek Cemetery Association meeting in Community Room 720 in Sauk Centre. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Saturday, May 12
9 to 11 a.m. City of Osakis Clean-Up Day at the Osakis Liquor Store parking lot, 803 Nokomis Street. All proceeds will go toward the Fourth of July fireworks display. A freewill offering will be taken for general junk. Fees for appliances are $15 each. Fees for other items include $3 for car tires, $7 for truck tires, $16 for TVs, $6 for microwaves, and $12 per set for computers. There will also be free hazardous waste collection. See www.popedouglasrecycle.com for more information.
7 a.m. Yard waste pick-up begins in Osakis, sponsored by the city and West Central Sanitation. The city requires yard waste to be bagged separately and put curbside for pick-up in biodegradable bags. If you miss the 7 a.m. deadline, bring the bags to the Clean-Up Day event (see above).
Tuesday, May 15
7 p.m. Elementary Music Concert, featuring Osakis 4th-6th-graders at the Osakis Public Schools auditorium.
Thursday, May 17
7 p.m. Just for Kix dance performance at the Osakis Public Schools elementary gym.
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