Archive for Happenings

Howard Lake clean-up day Saturday, Oct. 1

SPONSOR POST. The city of Howard Lake will conduct a clean-up day Saturday, Oct. 1 from 8 to 11 a.m. at 920 2nd Ave., providing residents an opportunity to dispose of large items. Elderly and handicapped residents may call city offices at (320) 543-3670 prior to Wednesday, Sept. 28 for free pickup. Residents of Middleville and Victor townships are welcome. See ad in today’s paper for details.

Holy Trinity Fall Bazaar Saturday, Oct. 1

SPONSORED POST. Holy Trinity Council of Catholic Women will host its Fall Bazaar Saturday, Oct. 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity High School. The event includes an egg bake and cinnamon roll breakfast at 8:30 a.m.; and lunch featuring chili, hot dogs, chili dogs, pie and ice cream served from 10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. (take out available). There will also be a bake sale, crafts, plants, games, silent auction, door prizes, and more.

Shoe drive begins Sept. 24

St. John’s Lutheran Church, Winsted will conduct a shoe drive Saturday, Sept. 24 through Saturday, Oct. 15. Additional drop off sites for gently used shoes include Holy Trinity Church, Winsted Library, River of Life Church, and St. Mary’s Care Center.

Paper drive at Bethel Lutheran Sept 22 – Oct. 3

Bethel Lutheran Church, 77 Lincoln Ave. N, Lester Prairie will be collecting newspaper, cereal boxes, phone books, cardboard, etc. during a paper drive Friday, Sept. 22 through Oct. 3. No plastic bags, string or rope around paper. Proceeds will be used to buy an AED (automated external defibrillator) for the church.

Community fellowsip meal at St. John’s Sept. 22

St. John’s Lutheran Church, Winsted will host a community meal Thursday, Sept. 22 with serving to begin at 5:30 p.m.
This will be a free meal, but is certainly open to donations to support. It will be a complete meal with a main dish, a couple of sides, dessert, and beverages. All are welcome to this meal as it is intended to be a community fellowship opportunity.
Individuals wishing to help or in need of transportation to the meal, contact the church at (320) 485-2522.

Hamburgers in Lester Prairie Sept. 23

The Lester Prairie Lions Club will be serving hamburgers Friday, Sept. 23 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Garbers’ Meats. Proceeds to go to support local projects.