Archive for Happenings

LP egg hunt cancelled

LESTER PRAIRIE – The Lester Prairie Lions have cancelled the Easter egg hunt that was scheduled Saturday, April 21. Instead, the Lions will distribute treat bags at their booth during the Lester Prairie Business Association’s Spring Fling Business Exp at Longhorn’s Burger House in Lester Prairie Saturday, April 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Free concert in Winsted April 20

WINSTED – Hans Peterson and Nelson Morlock will present a free community concert at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 20 in the Holy Trinity gym in Winsted featuring songs from their recently-released CD, “Something So Beautiful.” This father-son duo performs faith-filled music that includes acoustic guitar, piano, bass guitar and fiddle.

Sandwich ministry at St. Paul Lutheran

LESTER PRAIRIE – A community sandwich-making project is planned for 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 19 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Lester Prairie. This is an outreach to inner city homeless. Volunteers and donations are needed. For more information call (320) 395-2780. Donations may be dropped at First Community Bank, Lester Prairie.

McLeod Co. dairy banquet April 14

LESTER PRAIRIE – Dairy princesses in McLeod County will be crowned during the annual dairy banquet Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m. at the Glencoe City Center. Candidates include Elizabeth Krienke, daughter of  Kraig and Rachelle Krienke of Lester Prairie; and Breanna Wright, daughter of Paul and Heather Wright of Hutchinson. For more information, contact Janice Konerza at (320) 327-2821. Tickets are $14 in advance $17 at the door children 5-10 $5 under 5 free. For tickets contact Rick Jeurissen 395-2164, Roger Rolf 395-2207 or Janice Konerza 327-2821.

Wright County dairy coronation April 14

HOWARD LAKE – The Wright County dairy princess coronation will take place Saturday, April 14 at the American Legion Club in Maple Lake. It will start with a social at 11:30 a.m., followed by a luncheon  beginning at noon. This year’s princess candidate is Bethany Kozitka of Howard Lake, daughter of Wayne and Lorrie Kozitka. For more information, contact Jen Rasset at (320) 420-2745.

Bingo in Waverly Saturday, April 14

WAVERLY – Waverly Knights of Columbus will  host bingo Saturday, April 14, at 6:30 p.m., at the Waverly K.C. Hall, 301 5th St. N. Free popcorn will be available. Soda and hot dogs will be for sale. Proceeds donated to area Cub Scout Pack 494.