Calendar of events


Faith United Methodist Church’s soup kitchen: Mondays, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at United Congregational Church, 430 N. Broadway.

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

The Minot YWCA will hold its fourth annual “Swing FORE Shelter” benefit golf tournament at Wildwood Golf Course. Registration and contests begin at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. The tournament is a women’s 18-hole scramble. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams, closest to the pin, longest drive and longest putt. Interested sponsors and women looking to participate or needing more information should contact the YWCA at 838-1812. Registration costs of $150 for a two-person team and $300 for a four-person team include green fees, lunch and prizes. Prizes include a putter, golf bag and miscellaneous gifts from local businesses. The event is one of the YWCA’s three major fundraisers each year.


Ward County Water Resource Board meeting: 9 a.m., Ward County Highway Department, 900 13th St SE.


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.

Trinity Health Auxiliary will sponsor a book and gift sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Trinity Health Skywalk.

The Minot Christian Women’s Club will host a luncheon from 12:15 to 2 p.m. at the Grand Hotel. Terri Aldrich, Minot Area Council of the Arts, will talk about the many ways that group enriches the community. Live music will be provided by cellist Juliann Boren. Speaker Dixie Talbott, Monticello, Minn., will give a talk entitled, “Forgive My Mother, Are You Kidding?” Cost is $11. For reservations, call Joyce at 624-5531 or email


Minot Park Board Parks Committee: noon, Minot Municipal Auditorium, Room 301.

Ward County Public Library Board: 1:30 p.m., county library, 405-3rd Ave. SE.