Community Calendar

Community Health Board Meeting
The Carlton-Cook-Lake-St. Louis Community Health Board
(CHB) is scheduled to meet on Monday, August 19 from
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Stanley Center Conference
Room, 404 West Superior Street, Duluth MN. (30) 8/10b
Memorial Service for Laura Larsen Ranning
To help us celebrate the life of Laura Larsen Ranning who
passed away on October 11, 2012, at the age of 88. We will
have a memorial service on August 24, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the
First Congregational Church (2nd St. & 3rd Ave. W.) Grand
Marais, MN. 8/3-8/17b
Invasive Plant Control and Tree Planting Workshop
Learn about invasive plants, how to control them, and
how to reclaim the site with tree planting tips. August 13
at Beaver Bay Community Center (5:30 p.m.); August 14 at
Grand Marais Community Center (5:30 p.m.); August 15 at
Hovland Town Hall (6:30 p.m.). Call 387-3772 to register or
for information. (58) 7/20-8/10b
Learn and be entertained
Dr. Neil Anderson, professor of Floriculture at the University
of Minnesota, will give a presentation on his sabbatical
year in the Czech Republic. His time was spent in research,
teaching and plant collecting. The Czech Republic was
chosen because it has a climate and growing season similar
to Minnesota’s. Co-hosted by the Grand Marais and West
End Garden Clubs. Saturday, August 10, 2013, 1-2 p.m. St.
John’s Hall, St. John’s Catholic Church, Broadway and Fifth
Avenue. Free and open to the public. 8/10b
Cook County Higher Education
Career training and college courses at the North Shore
Campus, 300 W. 3rd St., Grand Marais. Monday - Thursday, 9
a.m.–5 p.m. 387-3411 or at

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Foot Care Clinic
The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Cook County
Department of Public Health & Human Services offer their
Foot Care Clinic at the Grand Marais Senior Center on the
third Tuesday of each month, from 9 -11 a.m. First come,
first served. The cost is $10. Bring your own soap, towel,
and bucket to soak your feet. (60) 6/26tfn
Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening
The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Cook County
Department of Public Health & Human Services will be
offering Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar screenings on
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at the Grand Marais Pool from
9:15-10:15 a.m. and at the Senior Center from 10:30-11:30
a.m. Blood pressures are free and blood sugars cost $3. For
more information please visit the Sawtooth Mountain
Clinic’s web site (70) 8/10-8/31b
Weekly Drop-In Support Groups
Wednesdays: Women in Transitions.
Sherri Moe, MS, Psychotherapist. Evenings at 7 p.m.
Minimal fee $5/week, sliding fee available.
Arrowhead Plaza, 101 W. Hwy 61, Suite 170, Grand
Marais—private entrance, rear side of building. (50) 1/5tfn
Cook County AA Meetings
Mondays: Open Meeting, 7:00 PM, Grand Marais Senior
Center (1st Monday of the month is desserts and coffee at
6:30 PM and speaker at 7:00 PM.)
Tuesdays: Big Book Study Group, Open Meeting, 6:00 PM,
First Congregational Church in Grand Marais.
Wednesdays: 7:00 p.m. at Windigo Lodge, Villa 2.
Thursdays: Women’s Meeting, Noon, First Congregational
Church in Grand Marais; Big Book Study Group, 7:00 PM,
Senior Center in Grand Marais; 7:30 PM in room 232, Grand
Portage Lodge in Grand Portage.
Fridays: Big Book Study Group, Open Meeting, 7:00
a.m., Harbor House Grille in Grand Marais; As Bill Sees
It discussion group, Open Meeting, 7:30 p.m., First
Congregational Church in Grand Marais.
Saturdays: Open Meeting, 7:00 PM, Trinity Lutheran Church
in Hovland.
Sundays: Lutsen Big Book Study Group, 6:30 PM, Lutsen
Town Hall.
Cook County Al-Anon Meetings
Mondays: 7:00 PM, First Congregational Church in Grand
Marais. Wednesday: 7:00 PM, Lutsen Town Hall. (144) 1/24tfn
Tofte Town Meeting
Held the 2nd Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m. at the
Tofte Town Hall, 7240 Tofte Park Road. 3/12tfn
Lutsen Township Monthly Meetings
Held the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the
Lutsen Town Hall located at 116 Caribou Trail. 4/17tfn
Schroeder Town Meetings
Held the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at
Schroeder Town Hall, 124 Cramer Rd., Schroeder.

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