Archive for Happenings

Barn dance residency in Waverly

WAVERLY, MN – Humphrey Elementary will be hosting Central Minnesota Arts Board guest teaching artist Cristina Seaborn. This residency will culminate in a public barn dance Friday, Nov. 8 in the gymnasium at Humphrey Elementary in Waverly.  The students will showcase and teach the dances to interested audience members at the following times:  kindergarten and grade 2 from 12:30-1:10 p.m., grade 4 from 1:15-2 p.m., and grade 1 and grade 3 from 2:10-2:50 p.m.  These Barn Dance performances are free and open to the public. This teaching artist Residency Award was made possible through a grant from the Central Minnesota Arts Board, with funding provided by the McKnight Foundation.

Free community meal in HL

HOWARD LAKE, MN – St. James Lutheran School, 1000 6th Ave. in Howard Lake, will host a free community meal featuring chicken and waffles Thursday, Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the school. The public is welcome.

Garden center open house in LP

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Holasek Flower Power Garden Center’s annual winter open house will take place Friday and  Saturday, Nov. 8-9. Visitors will be able to preview poinsettias and winter spruce containers in the warmth of the greenhouse.

Presentation about physician-assisted suicide in HL

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Rev. Fredric Hinz will give a presentation on the issue of physician-assisted suicide Thursday, Nov. 14 at 6:30 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall in Howard Lake. The public is welcome to attend and be informed about this topic.

Grocery bingo for seniors in HL

WRIGHT COUNTY, MN – Wright County Community Action Aging Alliance will host Grocery Bingo for seniors age 60 and older, offering seniors a chance to take home free groceries with lucky bingo cards. The event will take place at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13 at The Lodge in Howard Lake. There will also be information available about assistance programs and free services offered by Wright County Community Action, including food and aging programs for Wright County residents. For more information, call 320-963-6500.

Blue Note Holiday Market in Winsted

WINSTED, MN – A holiday market will take place at the Blue Note in Winsted, 320 Third St. S., Saturday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will feature bakers, crafters, vendors, and more.  There will be purse bingo at 1 p.m. Proceeds benefit Holy Trinity Schools.