Archive for Happenings

‘Screenagers’ documentary Monday

DASSEL, COKATO, MN – A parent viewing of the documentary, “Screenagers,” will take place Monday, Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the performing arts center at Dassel-Cokato High School. The documentary is one hour long, with discussion available after. This event is free of charge.

Indoor Ice Fishing Contest Sat., Feb. 1

Due to unsafe ice conditions, the 32nd annual Kingston Lions Ice Fishing Contest will take place at the Kingston Community Center Saturday, Feb. 1 from 1 to 3 p.m. There will be no actual fishing, but there will be drawings for 50 door prizes, raffles, as well as “fish”. To be eligible for prizes a ticket is required. Cost is $5 per person, everyone is welcome. Concessions will be available. Fish will be $25 to $100.

Spaghetti supper Friday, Jan. 31

The public is welcome to attend the 12th annual Kingston Apostolic Lutheran Church spaghetti dinner on Friday, Jan. 31 from 5-7 p.m. There will be a spaghetti pasta bar, salad, garlic bread, and hot fudge sundae. Donations go to Kingston Apostolic Lutheran Church and proceeds go towards spreading the gospel.

Dassel Area Historical Society annual meeting Jan. 28

DASSEL, MN – The annual meeting of the Dassel Area Historical Society will take place Tuesday, Jan. 28 at 10 a.m. at the Dassel History Center. Trustees and officers will be elected; a review of 2019 will be presented, and other business will be conducted. The Historical Society encourages anyone who is interested in the DAHS or serving on the board of trustees to attend the meeting or contact Carolyn Holje, museum director, 320-275-3077, for more information. Refreshments will be served.

Gopher Campfire Family Fishing Contest Jan. 25

The public is welcome to attend the 36th annual family fishing contest on Saturday, Jan. 25 at Gopher Campfire Clubhouse from 12 to 3 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for largest, smallest, and tagged trout. There will be raffle drawings, meat raffles, and food and beverages available. Poles and bait will be provided and the clubhouse is heated. For more information, go to

Cokato chili feed Jan. 25

COKATO, MN – The public is welcome to attend a free chili feed on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 6 p.m. at Good Shepherd Free Lutheran Church in Cokato. Those attending may sign up for door prizes and listen to special speaker Mike Maahs. Dessert will be included.