Community Editor

Food program
Linwood Covenant Church, 6565 Viking Blvd. NE, will host a “Manna Market” food program on the second Thursday of every month with registration beginning at 5 p.m. This program rescues food from grocery stores and gives it to people in need. The program is available to residents in the 55025, 55092, and 55079 zip code. Bring an ID to the event. Call 651-462-3780 for more information.
Film screening and testimony
Missionary Evangelism to Corrections will host a screening of “Church of Felons” along with a testimony Aug. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Lakes Free Church in Lindstrom. Produced in Polk County, Wisconsin, the film follows the true stories of four men and the impact of addiction beyond statistics. Tickets are $5. Call 651-408-1300, email [email protected], or visit to register.
Pickleball tournament
The Scandia Parks and Recreation Committee is sponsoring the first ever Taco Daze Pickleball Tournament Sept. 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Scandia Community Center tennis courts. The registration cost is $40 per team. Entries must be received by Aug. 30. Interested parties can find detailed information on the tournament and registration forms at Contact Judi Negus at 651-433-2274 or [email protected] for more information.