Wednesday, October 31
Starting at 4:30 p.m. Osakis Presbyterian Church Trunk or Treat Halloween Night. Bring kids to a fun, safe environment for free treats in the church parking lot, 101 West Oak St. Those who don't get trick-or-treaters at their home are invited to join the church's event. Plenty of parking spaces are available.
5:30 to 7 p.m. Annual Osakis Halloween Party will take place at the Osakis High School cafeteria. Children through sixth grade should dress in their Halloween costumes and be prepared for a lot of candy, fun and prizes. A light supper of hot dogs, chips, cookie and punch will be served. Volunteers are needed; call 320-293-4491.
Thursday, November 1
Yard Waste Pick-Up, sponsored by West Central Sanitation and the city of Osakis. The city requires that yard waste be bagged separately from other household refuse material and put at curbside for pick-up in biodegradable bags by 7 a.m. Go to www.cityofosakis.com for more information.
Friday, November 2
2 to 6 p.m. Osakis Community Memorial Home Auxiliary's Gift Shop and Bake Sale, Terrace Heights dining room, Galeon campus.
Saturday, November 3
8 to 10:30 a.m. Osakis Community Memorial Home Auxiliary's Gift Shop and Bake Sale, Terrace Heights dining room, Galeon campus.
Thursday, November 8
11:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bookmobile stops — 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at Carol Radjl daycare in Nelson; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at St. Agnes School; 1:45 to 2:30 p.m. at Community Memorial Home; 2:45 to 4 p.m. at Ed Pollard Community Center.
Friday, November 9
7 to 10 p.m. Senior Dance featuring "Joe and Jim" at Osakis VFW.
Saturday, November 10
7 to 10 p.m. Sixth, Seventh and Eighth-Grade Dance at the school cafeteria.
Monday, November 12
10:15 a.m. Osakis Veterans Day program at the Osakis High School Auditorium. Speaker is Dr. Jim Tourila, National VFW Surgeon.
Thursday, November 22
9 a.m. Sixth annual Turkey Dash for Diabetes 5K Run/Walk. Registration starts at 8 a.m. at O-Town Tavern in Osakis. Kids' half-mile run starts at 8:30 a.m., followed by the 5K Run/Walk at 9 a.m. Silent auction with handmade quilt, door prizes. Pre-register by Oct. 29 — $30 for adults (includes shirt); $20 for children 12 and younger (5K) and $15 for children 12 and younger (half-mile). For more information or to register, go to www.turkeydashosakis.weebly.com
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