Archive for Happenings

Lester Prairie Sandwich Ministry meeting Thursday, Dec. 15

The Lester Prairie Sandwich Ministry will meet Thursday, Dec. 15, at 8:30 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 124 Maple Street North in Lester Prairie.
Donations of money, new socks, underwear, and quilts are welcome.

HLWW coat drive Friday, Dec. 16

HLWW Laker basketball is conducting a coat drive and will be accepting donations of new or gently used winter coats through Friday, Dec. 16.
Donations will go to Wright County Community Action.
Drop-off locations:
• Middle School – Coach Muller
• High School – Coach Carr
• Humphrey Elementary – Coach Polster
• Winsted Elementary – Coach Goudy
For more information email:

Toy drive in Lester Prairie goes through Dec. 6

National Honor Society members at Lester Prairie School are sponsoring a toy drive. Donations may be dropped off at the school through Tuesday, Dec. 6.

Breakfast with Santa Sunday, Dec. 4 Howard Lake Lions

Howard Lake Lions and St. James Lutheran Women’s Mission League will host Breakfast with Santa Sunday, Dec. 4, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at St James Lutheran School, 1000 6th Ave, in Howard Lake. Serving pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, coffee, orange juice, milk, and desserts. A free-will donation will be accepted. Bring your camera and take a picture with Santa from 9 to 11 a.m.

Breakfast with Santa in NG Saturday, Dec. 3

The New Germany Commercial Club is sponsoring Breakfast with Santa at New Germany City Hall, 300 Broadway Street E in New Germany, from 8 to 11 a.m. They will serve pancakes, sausage, applesauce, and beverages for a small fee. Bring your camera and take pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Treat bags will be given to the children. Come out and enjoy the event.

Community pancake breakfast Sunday, Dec. 4

The Lester Prairie Lions will serve a pancake breakfast Sunday, Dec. 4, at the Lester Prairie City Hall from 9 a.m. to noon. Serving pancakes, eggs, sausage, toast, juice, and coffee. Eggs were donated by Michael Foods Inc., Gaylord. Support from Thrivent through an action grant.

The proceeds will support other Lester Prairie projects. We will be collecting old eyeglasses and hearing aids; use our drop box located in front of the Lester Prairie Post Office. A free-will offering will be accepted. Please come, enjoy, and support.