OLOW holds parish supper

Fall suppers certainly have been the order of the day of late. Chapple and Stratton had successful ones earlier this month and then on Sunday (Oct. 26), the Our Lady of the Way parish supper drew a good crowd.
Compliments to the cooks—the roast beef was excellent, along with a good assortments of delicious pies.
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The Pineridge Quilters are back to work on Wednesdays at the North Branch Community Centre. There’s room to join if you’re interested.
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About 11 ladies from surrounding areas are busy quilting in the Bergland school every Saturday starting at 9 a.m. The latest project, “Lone Star” or “Blazing Star,” is shaping up nicely for each of us.
The next project will be a braided runner quilted by a method that stitches the pieces to the batt and backing in one operation. This starts Nov. 8.
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The Bergland Christmas craft sale is slated Nov. 29 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Bergland Hall. There will be a wide variety of vendors, baking, pottery, teddy bears, and penny table. Lunch also will be available.
This is being organized by the rec club.
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Evelyn St. John of California visited in the Stratton area this past summer. She lived in the Stratton Meadowside Manor for three months, and also visited at the home of her twin sister, Eileen (Alvin) Alexander, for a time.
She later travelled to her sons near Kamloops, B.C.
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Lyndon Kivi has been visiting his mother, Dixie, at North Branch while he tends to some work for the Department of Fisheries and Oceans in the area.
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A volunteer work day will be held at the Chapple North skating rink this Saturday (Nov. 1) at 10 a.m. Come help put up new boards and clean up.
For more info, call Dorothy Huitika (482-2191) or Ruth (487-2605).
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Dancing at the Brink Center in Baudette this Friday (Oct. 31) is to the Frontiersmen, starting at 7 p.m. A reminder the next dance in Emo goes Nov. 8 starting at 8 p.m.
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The Stratton seniors’ next potluck is slated Nov. 20. The luncheon will be served by the Mennonite ladies. Entertainment will be by some school children singing, followed by a cribbage tournament.
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Condolences to Doug Nielson and family for the recent passing of his wife, Evelyn. Sympathy also to Cornelius Fehr’s family.
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The Stratton Toy Library in Emo will hold a Hallowe’en party for pre-schoolers tomorrow (Oct. 30) at 10 a.m. Don’t forget to wear your costumes.
Then the STL will hold an open house on Friday (Oct. 31) from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Be sure to drop in!