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The City of Lake Park

Civic Organizations

American Legion Post 181

Meets the third Monday of the month at the Legion at 7 PM. For membership information call 218-238-5577. Summer Events: Fish & Steak Fry All You Can Eat! 1st & 3rd Fridays of the month 5-8 PM $10; Sundays Bingo 7 PM Food Available.The American Legion can be rented for Weddings, Reunion, Birthdays etc. Kitchen Available!

American Legion Auxillary

Meets the first (1st) Saturday of the month at 10am at the American Legion hall.

The Auxiliary is an active, growing group of women dedicated to the Mission of American Legion Auxiliary. This includes but is not limited to: uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; fostering and perpetuation a one hundred percent Americnism; preserve the memories and incidents of our associations during the Great Wars; dedication to community, state and nation; safeguard the principles of Justice, Freedom and Democracy; and to aid our military and veterans.

A woman is eligible to join the Auxiliary if she is eligible for membership in the American Legion. Also eligible is the mother, wife, daughter, sister, granddaughter, great-granddaughter or grandmother of a member of the American Legion or a deceased veteran who served in one of the following wars: WWi 4/6/17 thru 11/11/18, WWII 12/7/41 thru 12/31/46, Korean War 6/25/50 thru 1/31/55, Vietnam War 2/28/61 thru 5/7/75, Lebanon-Grenada 8/27/82 thru 7/31/84, Panama 12/20/89 thru 1/31/90, Operation Desert Shield/Storm and Gulf War/War on Terrorism 8/2/90 to date of cessation.

American Legion Auxiliary members have dedicated themselves for nearly a century to meeting the needs of our nation’s veterans and families both here and abroad. Auxiliary members honor veterans plus encourage patriotism through annual scholarships and with ALA Girls State Programs. Elementary activities remind students of the sacrifices and others have made so that we may enjoy the freedoms afforded to us in the United States.

Current members include: MaryAnn Christianson, Christine Dornbusch, Ruby Dunham, Mandy Erickson, Agnes Gross, Randi Handegaard, Dorthy Harsh, Sonja Johnson, Lillian Krogen, Kathy Lindstrom, Carol Midthune, Janice Mikkelson, Deloyne Nelson, Katie O’Connell, Alice Raknerud, Shirley Read, Barb Schauer, Jennifer Schauer, Joan Sorenson, Joyce Warling and Kathy Warling.

For membership information, call 612-804-9363 or 701-238-0901 or come sit in one of our meeting!! Everyone is welcome anytime!

Raider Booster Club

If interested in being a member, please contact Elizabeth Svare at 439-3550.

Lake Park A.L.E.R.T.

Meets the last Monday of the month at 7 PM at the Lake Park City Center. If interested in being a member, please contact Heather Omvig at 218-234-3744, or Mike Hall 218-234-5803.

Lake Park Area Historical Society

Meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM at the Lake Park City Center. There are two properties under the care of the LPAHS; the Amdal House (located across from the Lake Park pool) and the old schoolhouse (located just south of the Professional Building). Each fall, during Pumpkin Fest we hold a pie feed to raise funds for the organization, and to allow people the opportuity to view the historic collections. Currently, LPAHS is in the process of making the collections more accessible to the community. If you would like to be a part of this exciting effort, please contact either co-chair or join us at our meetings. Co-Chairs: Stephen Handegaard, hand@prtel.com 218-205-5381 or Katie O'Oconnell, katie.oconnell@loretel.net 218-238-5448.


Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) MN 1251 ~ Lake Park

Meets Tuesdays at the Lake Park Lutheran church. Enter through the north door and take the ramp to the basement. For more information call 218-439-3449 or 218-238-5461.

Lake Park Garden Club

For more information call 218-532-2597, 218-532-3072, 218-532-7823.


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