PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ends 2/28- Everyone is invited to the Flurry Fest RC Fun Fly at the Fore Seasons Golf Dome on Saturday, February 28th from 8 am to 6 pm. Pilot registration is $15 and a pilot lunch will be included. Current AMA is required. The cost for spectators is FREE. For more information contact Rod Matzke at 701-220-0728, Doug Arndt at 701-390-0840 or online at www.msmacrc.org.
Ends 3/1- St. Paul Lutheran Church of Garrison will have their spring supper on Sunday, March 1st from 4-7 p.m. at 623 – 5th Street NE. The cost for the turkey and roast pork supper is $12.00 for adults, $5.00 for students 6-12, children 5 and under eat free. Take out is available by calling 463-2019. Advance tickets are available from Helen & Vernon Rostad 463-2254. There will also be several items raffled during the supper.
Ends 3/1- Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church men are holding the 52nd Annual Oyster Stew & Meatball Supper at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in New England on Sunday, March 1st from 5-7 pm. Tickets are available from the men of the congregation, or may be purchased at the door. Proceeds help support Christian youth activities and other projects.
Ends 3/7- The Bismarck-Mandan Garden Club is inviting the public as guests to a meeting on new and underused plants, and more. Judy Schroer and Jodie Ramsay from Jean's Right Plants in Perham, MN will be the featured speakers. The meeting will be held on Saturday, March 7th, at 6:30 pm in the Multi-purpose Room at the Bismarck Public School Career Academy, located at 1221 College Dr. on the campus of BSC. For more information contact Peggy Gustin at 701-663-1230.
Ends 3/8- The North Dakota State Railroad Museum in Mandan invites everyone to a Pancake & Sausage Breakfast on Sunday March 8th from 8:30 - 12:30 at the Mandan Moose Club (111 11th Ave NE, Mandan). There will be a silent auction with donated gifts and railroad items. Ticket prices are $6 for adults, children 5-10 years old $3, and kids 4 or under are free.
Ends 3/10 - Looking for great fun when school is not in session? Check out Super Science Seminars at Gateway to Science. On Friday, March 20th is "Lego Robotics" from 9am-4pm. Grades 4-6 are invited. Cost is $55 for non-members and $50 for members. Each child should bring a lunch and a water bottle. For more information or to register call 701-258-1975 or visit online www.gatewaytoscience.org.
Ends 3/14- Bowl for Kids’ Sake event is Saturday, March 14 at Midway Lanes in Mandan. Teams of four or five bowlers are asked to pledge $250. Participants receive a Bowl for Kids’ Sake t-shirt and pizza for lunch, and are eligible for door prizes. Registration is at noon and teams will bowl from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Call 222-0797 to sign up or register on our facebook page, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bismarck-Mandan.
Ends 4/26- The Mandan High School S.A.D.D. chapter invites the community to the 4th Annual Drive to Survive 5K/10K walk and run on Sunday, April 26th at the NISC headquarters located at 3201 Nygren Drive NW in Mandan. The event is designed to educate people on the dangers of drug abuse, teen violence, underage drinking, and drunk driving. Registration starts at 12:30 and the walk and run starts at 1:30. Fun activities and refreshments will be available. For more information call 667-6416 or visit facebook.com/DriveToSurviveMandan.
Ends xx/xx- Alzheimer’s disease is the most under-recognized public health crisis of the 21st century. No one should face Alzheimer’s or another dementia alone. There are people who understand and the Alzheimer’s Association has help available. As the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research, the Alzheimer’s Association has FREE caregiver resources through the North Dakota Dementia Care Services Program. Call the 24/7 Helpline at 1-800-272-3900 or visit alz.org/mnnd to learn more.
Ends xx/xx- NWS PEACE Program is currently seeking caring families in our area to host high school age international exchange students. Students are ages 15-18 and are available for “adoption” for 5-12 months. Students come with medical insurance and spending money; you provide a loving home, 3 meals a day, a bed, (continue next page) (from previous page) and a lifetime experience for the student as well as your family. For more information call 866-846-3977 or go online to www.nw-services.com.
Ends xx/xx- You can make the world a better place where it matters most -- right in your own hometown. The North Dakota Community Foundation has been improving the lives of North Dakota citizens and their communities since 1976. They administer over 500 chatitable funds, including 56 community foundations and over 200 scholarships for North Dakota youth. Find out how you can make a difference in your hometown and leave a legacy for the next generations of North Dakotans. Call the North Dakota Community Foundations at 222-8349 for more information or go online to www.ndcf.net.
Ends xx/xx- United Way Backpack Program sponsors are needed for 2015. You or your business can provide weekend meals to nearly 500 children in the Bismarck-Mandan community for only two thousand dollars. A gift of just five dollars ensures that a child has healthy meals when school is out of session. Visit MSAUnitedWay.org and click "give" to ensure students succeed in school.
Ends xx/xx- Did you know that there are medical grants available for families struggling with child health-related expenses? The United Healthcare Children’s Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2013 grant program. Grants, up to $5,000, are available to help families who need financial assistance. Go online to apply at www.uhccf.org.
Ends xx/xx- Tracy’s Sanctuary House is in need of volunteers and/or donations. Tracy’s House is open day and night to those individuals that are facing traumatic emergency situations while awaiting word on their loved ones who need medical care. If you would like to donate please consider these items: Office supplies, Bottled Water, Bath Tissue, Pillows, Sheets, Gift Certificates and Monetary donations. Please call 258-5889 for more info.
Ends xx/xx- If you’re a non-profit organization that would like to make an announcement here or on one of our 6 radio stations, please submit your Public Service Announcement at least 2 weeks prior to your event. Mail to: PSA Director PO Box 2156 Bismarck, ND 58502.