Archive for Happenings

LP spring play May 14-14

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie Drama presents the comedy “Let Him Sleep ’til its Time for His Funeral”

with performances at 7 p.m. Friday, MAY 14, and Saturday, MAY 15.

Pre-registration and payment for admission is required by 3:30  p.m. Friday, May 14.

To pre-register, email Taylor Bayerl ( or Ms. Wolff (
Tickets cost $5 each.
Lester Prairie students in grades 7 through 12 may attend one performance at no charge.

Pillow cleaning in LP May 12

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – The Lester Prairie American Legion Auxiliary #463 will host a pillow cleaning event at Lester Prairie City Hall. Early drop-off hours are 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 11. The event will take place Wednesday, May 12 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

NG/Camden waste collection May 15

NEW GERMANY, MN – A waste collection for residents of New Germany and Camden Township will take place from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 15 at 250 State Ave. N. in NG.  See ad in the May 7 issue of Herald Journal for details.

Plant donations sought May 12

WINSTED, MN – The Winsted Lake Watershed Association is seeking donations of perennial plants, houseplants, garden art, and whimsies for its annual plant sale. Bring items Wednesday, May 12 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. to the white garage buiding north of Winsted City Hall, or call Everlyn Fowler at 320-485-4618 or 612-508-6976. Donations should be in pots or plastic bags with plant identification.

Poppy Day May 7 in New Germany, Mayer

MAYER, NEW GERMANY, MN – Volunteers will be offering poppies for a donation, in New Germany and Mayer, Friday, May 7. Money raised by donations received will go toward veterans’ projects. The New Germany American Legion Auxiliary encourages the people of New Germany and Mayer to wear a poppy with pride.

Plant sale May 13-15

WINSTED, MN – The Winsted Lake Watershed Association is hosting its annual plant sale Thursday, May 13 and Friday, May 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; and Saturday, May 15 from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the white garage building norht of Winsted City Hall. Donated perennial and house plants, garden art, whimsies, and annual flowers and vegetables will be ofered.