Northern Lights: Sept. 25-On-going eventsA summary of upcoming events in the area.
Annual beef dinner and auction for world hunger will be held at the United Church of Two Harbors. Tickets: $8 adult, $4 under 4. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. Auction starts 6:30 p.m.
There will be an open house meeting of the Lake County Board of Commissioners, co-hosted by the DNR-Division of Parks and Trails, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Minnesota Historical Society Visitor Center at Split Rock Light House. The purpose of the meeting is to seek input on the expansion of the Split Rock Lighthouse State Park boundary by 80 acres, to enable construction of a new vehicle campground in this area and to gather comments on the proposed campground.
Gota Lejon Lodge #251, Vasa Order of America will meet at 7 p.m. at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall.
Walking by Water, a family event designed to promote healthy living, presented by Lake View Memorial Hospital in Two Harbors, will begin at 9 a.m. at the Gitchi-Gami State Trail. The walk will be on the section of the trail connecting Split Rock. Registration is $10; all participants receive a long sleeved t-shirt, medallion, LEXAN water bottle and post-walk food. Contact Ellen Moore Anderson at 834-3370 or Brian Carlson 834-7300.
Socially Active Seniors will go on a fall color/lunch/shopping trip to Grand Marais. Sign-up deadline is Sept. 28. The bus will start picking up at 8:30 a.m. Lunch will be at Grand Marais Senior Center. Call 830-0600 to reserve a spot.
The North Shore Photo Club in Two Harbors is exhibiting photographic artwork at the Vanilla Bean. The exhibit will run through Oct. 25. The theme for this exhibit is “Macro Photography,” and will include works from at least five members of the club. The club meets on the first Thursday of each month in the basement of the Emanuel Lutheran Church.
Caregiver Sharing Group meets the second Wednesday of every month, 1 – 2:30 p.m. at the United Protestant Church, Silver Bay. This group is run through Northshore Area Partners, a nonprofit living at home/block program working with elders to keep them in their homes.
Harbor Center, 111 Waterfront Drive, Two Harbors is an adult drop-in center providing coffee and activities plus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. with a monthly meeting on the third Monday at 1 p.m.