Ongoing - Clothes Closet at North United Methodist Church, 44th and Fremont, from 9 a.m.-noon the first three Saturdays of each month and the first Monday each month from 6-8 p.m. with free bag lunch from Mobile Loaves and Fishes. One Saturday per month dental checks, blood pressure readings, vision screening and medication checks available. Donations accepted when open or see if there is some clothing you may need. If unable to get to NUMC during open times, call the church at 612-522-4497.
Ongoing third Sundays - Breakfast and a Bag. The Joint Ministries of Evangelist Temple, Brooklyn Center Hispanic Seventh Day Adventist and Gethsemane Lutheran host a free community breakfast from 8-10 a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church on 47th and Colfax. When you are finished with breakfast and coffee you are welcome to take a bag of groceries home with you.
Saturday, 4/4 - Luther Memorial Lutheran Church Annual Spring Luncheon, 3751 Sheridan, noon-2 p.m. Tickets $9, purchased at the door. Enjoy an array of salads while being entertained. Music presented by St. Anthony Main, acapella quartet with style and attitude specializing in Rock, Rhythm and Blues. Recent appearances include Harvest Fest, Music in the Heart of Victory and guest quartet at the City of Lakes Show.
Saturday, 4/13 - St. Olaf Retirement Communities Auxiliary Bake Sale, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Features a variety of bars, lunch and Grandma’s attic. Lunch served 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Located in St. Olaf Residence Building, 2912 Fremont - parking lot entrance on Emerson. The funds raised by the St. Olaf Retirement Communities Auxiliary are used to purchase furnishings and equipment used by the residents.
Saturday, 4/20 - Health Care Team free Kids’ Fair. Free pediatric doctor and eye doctor screens; car seat safety; helmet safety and giveaways; healthy eating snacks and giveaways; sports clinic - sports safety, eye screen, wiffle ball and bean bag toss; fitness contest - jump rope and hula hoop challenges; face painting, bubbles, coloring, crafts; free clothing at Clothing Closet! Open to public. North United Methodist Church 4350 Fremont. 9 a.m.-noon. Info: twincitieshealthcare.weebly.com. Goals: Healthy eating and healthy activity for Northsiders. healthcare.substance @gmail.com.