Archive for Happenings

Children’s concert at HLWW

A free children’s concert – Wendy’s Wiggle, Jiggle, and Jam! – will be Friday, July 21 at the HLWW High School commons.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the show at 6:45. The presentation is for toddlers, pre-school and school-age children.
Pre-registration is appreciated but not required by calling HLWW ECFE at (320) 543-4670.

It’s Prairie Days this weekend

Prairie Days in Lester Prairie is all set for Friday and Saturday, July 14 and 15.
For complete information, see the full Prairie Days section here

Blood drive in Waverly Thursday, July 13

SPONSORED POST. A blood drive will take place at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly, 606 Elm Ave., Thursday, July 13 from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. Appt/Info: call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit and enter sponsor code: Montrose Waverly. More information is available by calling Carol at (320) 543-2548.

Wildcats fan appreciation game July 16

SPONSORED POST. The Winsted Wildcats will take on the St. Peter Saints Sunday, July 16 in a 1 p.m. game at Denis Campbell Field. This will be the annual fan appreciaiton game with a hog raffle.

Music in the Park Tuesday in Lester Prairie

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – George’s Concertina Band will be performing for Music in the Park Tuesday, June 20, in Lester Prairie from 7-8:30 p.m. Hot dogs and burgers will be available from 6-7 p.m. from the Lester Prairie Business Association. The sponsor for the event is Lester Prairie Arts Council. Music in the Park will take place at the park on 2nd Ave. S. in Lester Prairie, unless weather becomes inclement and the event moves to St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Mayer Rising Community Festival slated Saturday, July 8

MAYER, MN – Saturday, July 8 is the day set aside for the annual Mayer Rising Community Festival, which will take place near the Mayer Community Center.

If you have information you would like in Cathy Stifter’s weekly column; call her at (952) 657-2128, prior to Sunday, June 25.

Items will be posted on the Mayer timeline if not in Stifter’s column, and she would like to see the lineup here, as well.