Fridays, through Sept. 27
>Isanti Family Farmers Market
The Isanti Family Farmers Market will be held every Friday through Sept. 27, from 2-6 p.m. at 400 West Dual Blvd., near the Isanti Liquor Store.
Saturdays, through Oct. 26
>Cambridge Farmers Market
The Cambridge Farmers Market will be held every Saturday through Oct. 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the City Center Market parking lot in Cambridge (122 N. Buchanan St.).
>North Branch Farmers Market
The North Branch Farmers Market will be held every Saturday through Oct. 26, from 8 a.m. to noon in the Members Cooperative Credit Union parking lot in North Branch (on Eighth Avenue and Main Street).
Tuesday, Sept. 3
>American Red Cross Blood Drive
An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at Harris Covenant Church in Harris (43680 Gates Ave., Harris), from 1-7p.m. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information.
>Historical Society will View Slides of Rush City
The history of Rush City from 65 years ago was recently discovered in a box of slides from Bill Schneider and Bob and Mary Larsen. Photos of the City Municipal Liquor Store, Raven’s Nest, Rush City Hospital and many local people, buildings and homes will be shown on the big screen. The North Chisago Historical Society invites the public to attend this showing. You may even help identify people and places. The event will be held at 7 p.m. at the Rushseba Town Hall, 51533 Forest Blvd., Rush City.
Wednesday, Sept. 4
>WE R ABLE Support Group
Paul Smith, transit director of Heartland Express, will attend the WE R ABLE support group at 1 p.m. at the Chisago County Senior Center in North Branch. The local bus transportation system will be discussed. Questions, call 651-674-4642. $1 suggested donation. Coffee and treats served.
Thursday, Sept. 5
>Friends of the Cambridge Library
The Friends of the Cambridge Library will meet at 4 p.m. in the lower level of the library, 244 Birch St. S., Cambridge. All are welcome. Questions, call 763-689-5388.
Friday, Sept. 6
>North Branch Schools Grand Opening Celebration
North Branch Area Public Schools invites the public to attend a Grand Opening Celebration from 4-6 p.m. The Sunrise River School, middle school and high school will all be available to tour. There will be a time capsule dedication at 5 p.m. at the new high school fitness center, raffles at each site, treats by culinary students, donated free food and more.
Saturday, Sept. 7
>Peace Walk in Cambridge
The bi-monthly peace walk in Cambridge will take place at 9 a.m. The group meets in the parking lot at Highway 95 and Birch Street, and the walk takes about half an hour. They try to keep their messages positive, supporting equal rights and justice for all, protection of our environment and an end to violence. Anyone is welcome to join. They walk on the first and third Saturdays of every month.
>Oktoberfest at St. John’s German Lutheran Church
The 11th annual Oktoberfest, an annual fundraiser and community recognition event, will be held from 4-8 p.m. at the Historic St. John’s German Lutheran Church of Bradford, 900 County Road 5 NW, Isanti. Tickets are $18 in advance or $20 at the door. All proceeds go toward the upkeep and maintenance of the church. The event will feature Kris and the Riverbend Dutchmen and an Old Time Bavarian Dinner, Dance and Bierstube. For tickets call 763-444-4261 or email email@example.com.
Monday, Sept. 9
>American Red Cross Blood Drive
An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at First Lutheran Church in Rush City (1000 South Jay Ave., Rush City), from 1:30-6:30 p.m. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information.
>Unity Group AA
Unity Group AA meets weekly at 7 p.m. every Monday at First Baptist Church in Cambridge, 304 Main St. S.
Tuesday, Sept. 10
>Open House in Honor of Cambridge Librarian
The Friends of the Cambridge Public Library will host an Open House in honor of Cambridge Librarian, Nancy Dunbar’s retirement, from 4:30-6 p.m. in the lower level of the library, 244 Birch St. S., Cambridge. All are welcome to wish her farewell.