Archive for Happenings

Blood Drive in Dassel Mon., Dec. 30

DASSEL, MN – The public is welcome to attend and donate blood during the Red Cross blood drive, which will take place in Dassel on Monday, Dec. 30 from 1 to 7 p.m. at  Covenant Church, 301 Lake St.

Santa Day Sat., Dec. 14

DASSEL, MN – Santa Day will take place Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10 am to noon at the Kingston Community Center, 30840 722nd Ave., Dassel. Please bring camera for pictures with Santa. Games and activities for the children. Treats for everyone! Turkey drawings, must be present to win. This event is sponsored by Johnson Kelly American Legion Post 483, Kingston Legion Auxiliary and Jr. Auxiliary, and other local businesses.

Bluegrass Gospel Christmas Sat., Dec. 14

DASSEL, COKATO, MN – Join us for fifth annual bluegrass gospel Christmas concert. Saturday, Dec. 14 at 6:30 pm, at the Dassel-Cokato Performing Arts Center, 4852 Reardon Ave. Cokato. Performances by The Kingery Family, Pearlgrace & Co. (The Williamson Family), and The Mahlstedt Family. Free-will admission. Questions? Call Isaiah at 320-894-5178 or visit

Dassel Elementary Concert Dec. 9

DASSEL, MN – The public is welcome to attend the Dassel Elementary kindergarten and fourth grade winter program Monday, Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the Dassel-Cokato High School Performing Arts Center.

Advent Church Service Dec. 8

COKATO, MN – North Crow River Lutheran of Cokato will be hosting an Advent church service at 9 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. There will be special music and a potluck brunch following the service. All are welcome.

Mahlstedt Family Concert Sat., Dec. 7

DASSEL, MN – The public is welcome to attend a concert presented by the Kingston Lions featuring The Mahlstedt Family that will take place Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at the Kingston Community Center and admission is a free will donation of money or non-perishable food items. Refreshments will be served following the concert and donations go to the Meeker County Food Shelf in Dassel and Litchfield.