Banquet deadline is Friday

The reservation deadline for The Regeneration Center's annual banquet is Friday, Sept. 20.

The nonprofit Regeneration Center provides biblical training and discipleship in the Alexandria area and has worked with Prison Fellowship to train more than 20 volunteers for in-prison ministry and mentoring.

Its theme is "Quenching the Thirst: Body, Soul, and Mind." The event will take place at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27 at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria, with sign-in starting at 5:40 p.m. Sibling duo The Brueskes, Tara and Jeff, will perform the rich old songs of Irving Berlin, the Gershwin brothers, Duke Ellington, Ned Washington, Gus Kahn, Rodgers and Hammerstein and many others.

To reserve a seat, call 320-759-0794 or visit A free-will offering will be collected at the event.

Church hosts Friendship Meal

First Presbyterian Church of Osakis will offer its September Friendship Table Meal Wednesday, Sept. 25, from 5:30-7 p.m. or until the food is gone.

This month’s meal will include grilled hamburgers, potato salad, baked beans and dessert. The meal will be in the Fellowship Hall at 101 West Oak St., Osakis. The public is welcome, and free-will donations will be accepted.