Dinner for military families — active and otherwise — slated

Active military, reservists, National Guard, veterans and their families are invited to attend a free, kick-off dinner Feb. 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Central Lutheran Church, 1103 School St. in Elk River.

The dinner, sponsored by the Beyond the Yellow Ribbon of Elk River organization, is a way to honor the military and is an opportunity for military personnel and their families to get acquainted.

Reservations, needed by Feb. 4, can be made by calling 763-441-2363, ext. 230, and by emailing: [email protected] Future dinners are scheduled for March 11, April 8 and May 13.