Archive for Happenings

Music jam at Dassel History Center June 25

DASSEL, MN – One of the summer music jams at the Dassel History Center will take place Monday, June 25 at 6:30 p.m.  All music styles, instruments, and spectators welcome. Bring chord sheets if available. Jams will be the fourth Monday through the summer. Contact the history center for information, 320-275-3077 or

DC ‘Vote Yes’ campaign seeks help

DASSEL, COKATO, MN – The Dassel-Cokato levy committee is seeking volunteers to assist with the “Vote Yes” campaign for the upcoming school district levy and bond.

A meet-and-greet will take place at 5 p.m. Sunday, June 24 at Brooks Lake Park.  Root beer floats will be provided.

Mid-summer celebration at Temperance Corner June 23

COKATO, MN – A mid-summer celebration will take place Saturday, June 23 at Temperance Corner, located 3 miles north of Cokato on County Road 3. The Cokato Finnish American Historical Society will host the event, which starts at at 6:30 p.m. with a film shown in the Temperance hall. At 7:30 p.m., potluck desserts will be served in the school yard followed by the traditional mid-summer bonfire.  The public is welcome. Historical buildings will be open.

Magic show at the Dassel library June 22

DASSEL, MN – A “Reading Can Take You Anywhere” magic show will take place at 2 p.m. Friday, June 22 at the Dassel Public Library. The event is open to all ages.

Dairy Berry Day Thursday, June 21

DASSEL, MN – Dassel’s Dairy Berry Day celebration will take place Thursday, June 21 starting at 7 p.m. Look for details on page 6A of the Friday, June 15 edition of the Enterprise Dispatch.

Art class at Cokato Library Tuesday, June 19

COKATO, MN – An art class will take place at the Cokato Public Library Tuesday, June 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. Participants will create art using wood, fibers, and beads while learning the history of why and how these items were used in Peru, including trouble dolls, talking sticks, Peruvian weaved wall hangings.

Ages 10 to adult . Limit 18 participants. Pre-registration is required. Call (320) 286-5760. Sponsored by Friends Of the Cokato Area Library (FOCAL).