Archive for Happenings

WLWA plant sale Thursday, May 12

The Winsted Lake Watershed Association will host its annual plant sale Thursday, May 12, Friday, May 13, and Saturday, May 14. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday in the white garage building across the street from Holy Trinity School. Donated perennials, houseplants, garden art and whimsies, and a variety of annual flowers and vegetables will be offered.  For a small potting fee, purchased plants will be planted into your personal planters and pots.

Take the mystery out of giving to charity with your will Tuesday, May 10

Join us and our Wright County Historical Society partners to learn more about: Leaving gifts to charities as a legacy, creative ways to support nonprofits, and other tools to give back to your community. Refreshments will be provided. Tuesday, May 10 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Wright County Historical Society, 2001 Minnesota Highway 25, in Buffalo. Email Kerie Thoma at or call (320) 631-2054 to save your spot. Can’t make it? Visit for more resources or contact Kate Bjorge at (320) 631-2048.

Carlson’s Fluff & Puff pillow cleaning Wednesday, May 11

Lester Prairie American Legion Auxiliary Unit 463 will be sponsoring a pillow cleaning Wednesday, May 10 at the Lester Prairie City Hall from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Drop off early Tuesday, May 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. Get your pillows cleaned, deodorized, sanitized, and fluffed. Crushed foam pillows can be cleaned. Polyester pillows can be recovered.

HLWW community survey – deadline May 11, 2022

The HLWW Public Schools Community Survey closes soon.
If you are in need of an additional on-line access code, or want to request a paper copy, please contact the District Office at 320-543-4646.
HLWW Public Schools appreciates your participation in this very important survey.

Holy Trinity band and choir concert Monday, May 9

The middle school and high school band and choir students will perform in the gym Monday, May 9,  7 p.m.

Lester Prairie band End of Year concert Monday, May 9

The Lester Prairie Bands will have their end of the year concert on Monday May 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the North Gym. Fifth Grade, Junior High, Senior High and Jazz Band will be performing.