BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Calendar of events

TODAY

Christ Lutheran Church of Minot’s “Katie’s Kitchen,” a free soup kitchen: Tuesdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in Bread of Life Lutheran Church, 1415-17th Ave. SW.

Minot Adult Learning Center GED Summer Program from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 857-4488 with questions or stop by 1609-4th Ave. NW during business hours.

Minot Area Team Wellness sponsors a Walk Minot event at 6:30 p.m. at Roosevelt Park.

The Minot State University Summer Theatre group presents “The Musical of Musicals: The Musical,” directed by Carlen Gilseth, 8:30 p.m. at the MSU Amphitheater. Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for students and seniors, $5 for children 12 and under, and $3 for MSU faculty, staff and summer students. For reservations, call 858-3228.

“Dalagutan, The Valley Boys from Norway” will perform at the Sibyl Center,301-1st St. SW, Stanley, at 7 p.m. Admission is by free will donation at the door. For more information go to

(sibylcenter.org) or (dalagutan.com).

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Ward County Social Service Board meeting: 8 a.m., Ward County Courthouse, commission chambers.

Ward County Commission meeting: 9 a.m., Ward County Courthouse, commission chambers.

Minot Park Board: 6:30 p.m., Minot Municipal Auditorium, Room 301.

WEDNESDAY

Soup kitchens: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Immanuel Baptist Church, 1615-2nd St. SE, and from 5 to 6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 1000-3rd St. NE.

The Lord’s Cupboard Welcome Table food pantry is available Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. at 7-1st St. SE. The pantry is also available Mondays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m.

Minot Adult Learning Center GED Summer Program from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 857-4488 with questions or stop by 1609-4th Ave. NW during business hours.

The Minot State University Summer Theatre group presents “The Musical of Musicals: The Musical,” directed by Carlen Gilseth, 8:30 p.m. at the MSU Amphitheater. Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for students and seniors, $5 for children 12 and under, and $3 for MSU faculty, staff and summer students. For reservations, call 858-3228.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Trinity Health is offering several “Safe Sitter” classes this summer to help young people improve their babysitting skills. The classes, aimed at adolescents 11 years and older, are designed to educate babysitters in crisis management, keeping children safe and secure, and nurturing and guiding a young child. Safe Sitter is a nationally approved, medically accurate training program. During the daylong course, students receive hands-on practice and receive instruction in a variety of topics, including choking and rescue breathing, safety for the sitter, accident management, child development and the business of babysitting. Courses are scheduled for today and June 26; July 8, 14, 17 and 24; and Aug. 4 and 7. Classes are held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Health Center-Riverside. A $40 registration fee must be paid in advance. To register or for more information, call Trinity Community Education at 857-5099.

Habitat for Humanity-Northern Lights Chapter of Minot is currently seeking applications for its next “partner family” who will be eligible to move into a new house available this fall. The family must meet certain criteria including income, need of adequate housing, ability to make monthly house payments, be a resident of the Minot area, and willing to contribute 250 hours of sweat equity per adult. For more information please visit at (minothabitat.org) or contact at

minot.habitat@hotmail.com or 852-9799.

The Midsummer Night Festival will be held at Scandinavian Heritage Park, 1020 S. Broadway, on Friday. The festivities will begin at 4 p.m., with a picnic-style supper served from 5 to 6:30. The meal will consist of hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad and beans for $3 per person. The City Band of Minot will perform for the flag ceremony at 7 p.m. Other entertainers will perform throughout the evening. There will be craft demonstrations, storytelling, Dizzy the Clown, and the sauna will be available. A bonfire will be lit later in the evening, and the buildings will be open for touring. Bringing a lawn chair is recommended.