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RECYCLING TRAILER TIMES AND LOCATIONS for rural residents: Alberta - 1st Saturday and Sunday of the month; south of the Cargill Elevator. Chokio - 2nd Saturday and Sunday of the month, in the County Shop, Hwy. 28. Donnelly - 3rd Saturday and Sunday of the month; just off Hwy. 9, south of City Park. Hancock - 4th Saturday and Sunday of the month, across alley from Hancock Co-op. Morris - 3rd and 4th Tuesday of the month; at Lee Community Center. btf

DRIVERS LICENSE TESTS are given the 1st, 3rd and 5th Thursday of each month, hours of service are from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m.; the written test is given from 10-11:30 a.m. only, until further notice, at the Eagles Club, 7 E. 8th St., Morris. btf

STEVENS COUNTY FOOD SHELF HOURS: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday; 10:30-11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; and 5:30-6:30 p.m., Thursday. Closed on holidays. Please bring own bags or boxes. LOCATION: 701 Iowa Ave. btf

ALANON meets Tuesdays at 8 p.m., at 7 East 1st St., Morris. For information, call (320) 585-5368. stf

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS MEETING, Sundays, 8 p.m., at Easy Does It House, 7 East 1st St., Morris. For information, call (320) 585-5368. stf

Tops MN 160 Morris meets at the Senior Center at 4:45 p.m. on Mondays. Contact Carol for more information, (320) 589-1136. stf

MORRIS AREA CAREGIVERS Discussion Group meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 10 a.m., at Federated Church, 200 S. Columbia Ave., Morris. stf

THE MORRIS VFW Post 5039 meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m., in the lower level of the Old No. 1. stf

Kiwanis - Mondays, at Bello Cucina, noon luncheon meeting. stf

MORRIS HOCKEY ASSOCIATION meets at 6:30 p.m., the third Monday of each month, in the Lee Community Center. stf

THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE Survivor's Support group will meet on Thursdays, from noon to 1 p.m. For meeting place and more information, call (320) 589-3208. stf

THE SEXUAL ASSAULT Survivor's Support group will meet on Mondays, from noon to 1 p.m. For meeting place and more information, call (320) 589-3208. stf

MORRIS LIONS CLUB meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 6:15 p.m., Old #1 Basement, Morris. stf

MOST EXCELLENT WAY - A faith-based dependency group meets on Wednesday evenings 7 p.m. at 211 East 6th Street, Morris. Everyone welcome, always caring, always confidential. stf

TUESDAY KNITTERS meet the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the PRCA. All skill levels welcome, especially beginners. stf

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP will meet the second Monday of the month at 2:30 p.m., at Legacy Living, Ltd., 108 E. 6th St., Morris. For more information, contact Lisa Denzer at (320) 589-0246. stf

THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, MORRIS and the WCROC Display Gardens in Morris invite the public to join them every Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. to learn more about the horticulture gardens. For more info call (320) 589-1711. The Horticulture Gardens are located one mile east of Hwy 59 on Hwy 329, open from dawn until dusk. No admission required. bs26


SKYVIEW PLAZA will be having a Blood Pressure Clinic from 2-4 p.m. Everyone is welcome. If you have any questions call (320) 589-4663. bs26


COOKIE NIGHT will be held at the Morris Public Library beginning at 6 p.m. Enter the Chocolate Chip Cookie Baking Contest, decorate a cookie, enjoy stories and more. No cost or pre-registration. For more info call (320) 589-1634. bs26


THE ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY FELLOWSHIP GATHERING will be held at the Kongsvinger Parish Hall at noon. Come reflect on the day and enjoy a potluck dinner together with ice cream, bread and beverage furnished. Everyone is welcome. bw27


MINNEWASKA LUTHERAN HOME AUXILIARY celebrates Heritage Day from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Supplemental funds by Thrivent for Lutherans, Pope County Chapter.



STORYTELLER BOB GASCHE will be at the Morris Public Library, at 3:30 p.m. For more information, call 320-589-1634. bs27