Community Bulletin Board
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Centra Care Health in Monticello invites you to participate in the annual
Remembrance Tree Lighting Ceremony to honor and remember those we have loved and
lost in our lives. Refreshments will accompany the tree lighting ceremony on
Tuesday, December 1,
The Delano Friends of the Library are hosting mini book sales at the Delano
Public Library on Thursday, Dec. 3, 1- 8PM ; Friday, Dec. 4, 1- 6PM, and
Saturday, Dec. 5, 10AM-1PM Books will be offered for sale for a free will
Everyone is invited to the St. Ignatius CCW Annual Christ Child Luncheon on
The Minnesota PIONEER PARK in Annandale invites everyone to the Village Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 5, from 9 AM to 1 PM.Photographer will provide FREE 5 x 7 photos for the children with Santa and Mrs. Clause from 9-l0 AM only, and there will be free candy for the children. FREE WAGON RIDES, and roasting marshmallows. See the antique toy collection, our railroad depot, Finnish Church, Log Home, and Trapper's Cabin. There will be an admission charge, as Pioneer Park is non-profit, and receives no government funding. Old fashioned stew, fry bread and bake sale for purchase. Enjoy the Village Christmas, Dec. 5, at Pioneer Park in Annandale.
fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 5, and Monday, Dec. 7. All proceeds stay local and
benefit the Howard Lake Library. The library will be offering nearly new books,
gift items and book thongs. The sale will be held Sat., Dec 5 from 10 AM to l
PM, and on Mon., Dec 7 from 2 PM to 5 PM. In the Howard Lake Library. Any
questions? Please call 763-658-4278.
Celebrate an "old Fashioned Holiday" at the Delano Public Library on Saturday, Dec. 5, 10AM - 1PM. Join Jill Woodward to create a hand crafted snow-suit child, gingerbread person or star to decorate your holiday tree. Children should be accompanied by an adult. Paul Imholte, the Musical Stringman, will set the mood with music using many instruments, including guitar, hammered dulcimer and violin. View an amazing display of Delano High School artwork. Refreshments will be served. This event is funded in part by Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, the Delano Friends of the Library, and High $5 funds.
People of all ages are invited to enjoy holiday music from classical guitarist David Malmberg at the St. Michael Public Library on Monday, Dec. 7, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. This musical event coincides with the City of St. Michael’s Tree Lighting Ceremony. It is funded in part with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. For additional information, please contact the St. Michael library at 763-497-1998.
The St. Michael/Albertville ROTARY AND SHOP St. Michael/Albertville invites everyone for a festive evening of caroling and music, free photos with Santa, crafts, and much more, at the Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration, at the St. Michael City Center, at 11800 Town Center Drive, on December 7 from 6-8 PM. Enjoy free sandwiches, chips, cookies and beverages while supplies last. Brighten a child's holiday by bringing a new unwrapped toy or children's book for the Hanover Area Food Shelf. Remember the Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration on December 7th at the St. Michael City Center.
The 60+ and Healthy Clinic offered by Wright County Public Health provides foot care to seniors and individuals with a physical hindrance that are unable to provide adequate foot care for themselves. The clinics are staffed with trained personnel and always have a Public Health Nurse on-site. The 60+ and Healthy Clinic visits eight cities throughout the county on a bi-monthly basis. The cost of the clinic is $15 per visit; those unable to pay will not be denied services. Call 1-800-362-3667 or 763-682-7456 for more information.
Do you want to take a refresher course or learn more about computers? The Monticello Workforce Center invites you to come into the ABE Computer Lab to learn keyboarding, Quick Books, and Microsoft Office 2013, Word Processing, spreadsheets, PowerPoint, and databases. They also offer preparation for the Special Boiler's License Examination and GED preparation. All services are open to the public and provided Free of Cost. You do not have to be unemployed to use these services. Call 763-271-3768. That's the Monticello Workforce Center, at 763-271-3768.
Save the 3rd Tuesday of every month for Ukulele Fun at Huikko's Bowling Center in Buffalo. The Ukulele Club of Wright County invites you from 7 – 9PM , and guarantees that you'll have a good time. Bring a friend and an ukulele! No talent needed. Beginners are welcome and encouraged. Get in on the fun at the Bison Creek Bar and Dining, 1207 Highway 25. That's the 3rd Tuesday of each month ….parking and entrance in the rear of Huikko's Bowling Center. For more information, call 763-682-5599. That's 763-682-5599.
The Monticello Community Center offers Faith in Action to families concerned about compassion and care of their loved ones. Several support group meetings are offered including Memory Loss, on the third Tuesday of each month from 1:30-3. For Parkinson' Support, meet the first Tuesday of each month from 1:30 - 3, and the Grief Support Group meets the first Wednesday of each month from 1:30-3. Together, the Monticello Community Center and Faith in Action offers compassion, help, and always HOPE. For more information, contact Great River Faith in Action, 763-263-4277.
Children ages 3 to 5 are invited to enjoy Holiday Stories at the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 10:30 to 11AM This interactive storytime will be plum full of holiday cheer and fun. Attendance is limited and registration is required.
Hang out with friends at the Teen Game Night at the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 6 - 8PM. Learn some of the newest card and board games teens are playing. Munchies and beverages provided. Books to sharpen your gaming skills will be available. This event is sponsored by the Delano Friends of the Library.
You are invited to the Santa Lucia Supper at the Fellowship Hall at the Zion Lutheran Church of Buffalo on Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 6-7 PM, sponsored by Women of Zion for women and their famililes and friends. Guest speakers and musicians will bring remembrances of Swedish traditions from the past and present to commemorate Zion's Swedish heritage during the 150th anniversary year. Cost is $4 per person, or $l5 per family. Enjoy soups, breads, cheeses, and many Scandinavian specialties and desserts. Child care will be provided if requested, but supper is not available in the nursery, at the Santa Lucia Supper on Dec. 8 at the Zion Lutheran Church in ;Buffalo.
Caring for Kids is a local toy drive sponsored by the Hanover Food Shelf and Guardian Angels Engel Haus. All donations will be given to families that live in the area. You may drop off new, unwrapped toys, mittens and hats for children ages birth to l8. Engel Haus will be happy to accept your donations at 5101 Kassel Avenue N.E. In Albertville. For more information, please call 763-498-4594. The final date for donations is Dec. l7, by 8 pm. That's the Hanover Caring for Kids local toy drive. Questions? Call 763-498-4594.
If you have lost someone to suicide, you are not alone. The Buffalo Community Center offers the Suicide Support Group of Facilitators who are survivors, people who care and want to help, and who know the unique circumstances that suicide presents. Help each other at this meeting the fourth Thursday of every month from 7 pm to 8 pm at the Buffalo Community Center. There is no charge. Parking is available in the back lot. For more information, please call Mary at 763-267-7041. That's 763-267-7041.