Archive for Happenings

Sandwich ministry at St. Paul Lutheran Monday, Dec. 22

A community sandwich-making project is planned for 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 22 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Lester Prairie. This is an outreach to inner city homeless.
Note change in date for December.
Volunteers and donations are needed. For more information, call (320) 395-2780. Donations may be dropped at First Community Bank, Lester Prairie or at the church.

Open house Saturday, Dec. 20 at Howard Lake Drug

Stop in at Howard Lake Drug, Saturday Dec 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to celebrate the season with cookies, treats and coffee.

Litchfield Area Male Chorus at St. James, HL Sat., Dec. 20

Let the Litchfield Area Male Chorus fill your spirits with a potluck of Christmas and non-seasonal music. This four-part men’s chorus will be singing at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake. Free will donation for admission.

Live nativity in Glencoe Dec. 20

McLEOD COUNTY, MN – A live nativity will take place at Oak Leaf Park in Glencoe Saturday, Dec. 20 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.

According to the McLeod County Chronicle, the procession will begin at the main entrance to the park on the east side. Six fully lit scenes will be on display throughout the park.

Live nativity volunteers include members from Good Shepherd, First Lutheran, Christ Lutheran, St. Pius, and other area churches. It will also include live animals, such as sheep, goats, and llamas.

Anyone who would like to be part of a scene is welcome to call (320) 864-6157.

Cookies and Crafts With Santa Saturday, Dec. 13 in Waverly

The Waverly Boosters will host a Cookies, Cocoa and Crafts With Santa event Saturday, Dec. 13 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Waverly Village Hall.
There will be cookies to decorate, hot cocoa to drink, and crafts for the children to create. A photographer will also be present to take pictures of the children with Santa at no charge.
This is a free event, but food shelf donations are encouraged.

Holiday open house at FSB, Lester Prairie Fri., Dec. 12

SPONSORED POST. First Community Bank in Lester Prairie will host a holiday open house Friday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Harpist Emily Hackbarth will play traditional Christmas carols from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and holiday treats, punch, and coffee will be served all day.