Archive for Happenings

St. Patrick’s Day in Waverly Saturday, March 17

WAVERLY, MN – St. Patrick’s Day activities in Waverly will take place Saturday, March 17, starting with a parade at 1:30 p.m. From 2 to 4 p.m. at Waverly Village Hall, there will be children’s games, a visit from Dr. Fun, face painting, sandy candy, pizza, beverages, and corn beef and cabbage.

Face painting will also be available at What Next Art Studio in Waverly from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Other festivities include a pub crawl, scavenger hunt, and bar games at the Waverly Municipal Liquor Store and Uptown Bar and Grill.



St. John’s youth Lenten suppers in HL

HOWARD LAKE – Youth from St. John’s Lutheran  in Howard Lake will host a series of Lenten suppers at the church from Feb. 14 to March 21.  Meal will be served from 5 to 6:15 p.m. A freewill offering will be accepted to support a youth mission trip in June. There will be a Lenten service at 6:30 p.m. focusing on the Lord’s Prayer. All are welcome.

Kindergarten registration at Winsted elementary

WINSTED, HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY – Parents and their children are welcome to visit Winsted elementary during their kindergarten festival to enroll children for 2018-19. Attendees will be able to meet staff, visit the classroom, participate in child-friendly activities, finalize registration paperwork, and ask questions.

Winsted Elementary

431 4th Street North, Winsted

Saturday, March 10

9 to 9:50 a.m. for students with last name starting A-L

9:45 a.m. Class of 2031 photo

9:40 to 10:30 a.m. for students with last name starting M-Z

Attendees should bring a copy of their child’s birth certificate, proof of their child’s early childhood screening if their child was not screened in the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School District, and a copy of their child’s immunization record.

Pancake breakfast in Waverly March 18

WAVERLY – A  pancake breakfast is set for Sunday, March 18 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the KC Hall, 301 5th St. N. in Waverly. Menu includes regular or blueberry pancakes, french toast, eggs, sausage links or patties, and a beverage. Freewill offering accepted. Proceeds will go toward scholarships.

Sandwich ministry at St. Paul Lutheran

LESTER PRAIRIE – A community sandwich-making project is planned for 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday, March 15 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Lester Prairie. This is an outreach to inner city homeless. Volunteers and donations are needed. For more information call (320) 395-2780. Donations may be dropped at First Community Bank, Lester Prairie.

Concert and luncheon in LP

LESTER PRAIRIE – Bethel Lutheran Church, 77 Lincoln Ave. N. in Lester Prairie will host a luncheon and concert Sunday, March 11. A buffet featuring pulled pork sandwich with a variety of salads will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed by a concert at 1 p.m. featuring the Mid-Minnesota Concert Band including music from many eras. Tickets are $7, available at the door.