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                                                       Saturday,  June 25, 2016

The Howard Lake Friends of the Library will have their Annual Book Sale in the library community room on Saturday, June 25, 9AM to  1PM, you can fill a bag with books for $1.00 per bag. Stock up on reading at unbeatable prices. Enjoy barbecue beef sandwiches, strawberry shortcake and other treats during Howard Lake Good Neighbor Days. Matching funds provided by Thrivent. For information, call 320-543-2020.

Big Lake's Spud Fest 2016, in its 44th Annual Summer Celebration honoring all things 'potato', returns with FUN FOR EVERYONE during for its 'four' day run through Sunday, June26th. So many events to crowd into just 4 days! Check the website for the amazing complete schedule .....WWW.BIGLAKESPUDFEST.COM. Give your family a weekend to remember....to attend The Big Lake Spudfest.

Howard Lake Good Neighbor Days is this weekend. Today make sure to be at the Wright County Fairgrounds fro a day of fun!   For more information and a full list of events go to HowardLakeGoodNeighborDays.webs.com


St Michael Family Youth Children Connection Events
Reading in The Park now through July 28th
Tuesdays - 9:30 AM St Michael Recreation Center
Wednesdays - 9:30 AM Albertville Central Park
Thursdays – 9:30 AM Hanover Settler's Park

The Wright County Fair is seeking candidates for its "Fairest of the Fair" Ambassador Program. Young women who are residents of Wright County who will be between the ages of 17 and 22 years old by July 1st, never married and with no dependents, and who have a knowledge, interest and passion for the Wright County Fair are encouraged to apply. The Wright County Fair Ambassadors promote the fair at various events throughout the year. Applicants should download the Ambassador Application Form, found online




 

Buffalo's 2016 Championship Rodeo performances with world-class rodeo action and entertainment continues today, June 25, at 7:00 PM in the rodeo arena near the Buffalo Civic Center. Tickets cost $15 for adults and $8 for children, ages 11 and under and can be ordered at www.buffalorodeo.com/home.html, or you can buy tickets at the gate.


Enjoy the Rena Haus Trio Blues Concert, on Saturday, June 25 at the Buffalo United Methodist Church.....'smooth blues with a heart' at 7:00 PM. She tells stories and writes songs with a "down home" wit. Refreshments will be served, and a freewill offering will be appreciated, at the Buffalo United Methodist Church, 609 8th St. N.W, six blocks west of Perkins.

June 26 

You can enjoy BEEP BASEBALL on Sunday, June 26, at 1:00 PM in Glencoe. This is not your every day baseball game. Come and experience a unique game of BEEP BASEBALL sponsored by the Plato Lions. Watch the Minnesota Millers VS. the Community Players Food will be available at noon. Yes, BEEP BASEBALL, on Sunday, June 26, at 1:00 PM in Glencoe.

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 8 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. 

The Wright County Parks Department has begun to accept picnic shelter reservations, for the summer of 2016, on-line or over the phone. Call 763-682-7894. The on-line reservations allow the user to select their dates, show available camp sites and shelters, and make payments on-line. For on-line address information, call 763-682-7894, for 
Wright County Parks.

June 27

Nominations from Wright County residents are now being sought for the 2016 Outstanding Senior Citizen Award, which recognizes 70-plus-years-old individuals who have contributed their time and talents to benefit the community. Award recipients will be honored at the Wright County Fair on July 29. Nomination forms are available online @www.wrightcountyfair.com., and need to be returned by June 27th, to Nancy Betzier, 3623 156th St. N.W., Clearwater, MN 55320. Phone 320-558-2431.

The Rockford Book Club for adults will meet at the Rockford Public Library on Monday, June 27, 2 to 3PM. Contact the library for more information.

Children ages 7 to 12 are invited to Mr. Lemoncello’s Library Olympics taking place at the Buffalo Public Library on Monday, June 27, 2 to 3PM. Prepare yourself for a wondermous event. Join Luigi L. Lemoncello and his assistants for a literary relay race and Zinchenko’s Zopectacular Zcavenger Hunt. Games, food and fun at the Library Olympics. Attendance is limited and registration is required. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Buffalo library.

Children ages 8 to 12 are invited to play Food Bingo with Melissa at the Rockford Public Library on Monday, June 27, 4 to 5PM. Join library staff for a fun game of food inspired bingo. Call the library at 763-477-4216 to register.

Children ages 3 to 12 are invited to the St. Michael Public Library for a program about Nature Olympics from St. John’s Outdoor University on Monday, June 27, 4:30 to 5:30PM. What does it take to win in the wild? Read a story, play games and enjoy some spirited fun. Attendance is limited and registration is required. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

June 28

Entertainer Rachael Kroog will bring her Kid Power show for children ages 3 to 12 to the Sturges Park in Buffalo on Tuesday, June 28, 10:30 to 11:20AM It’s an interactive, fun-filled show that includes music, puppets, comedy and juggling. Rachael began her professional entertainment career at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Since then she has performed at more than 1,500 elementary schools, churches, libraries and special events across the country. Her appearance is sponsored by Buffalo Public Library and funded in part by Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.

National unicycling champion Don Bursell will bring his comedy and magic show to the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, June 28, 1 to 1:45PM. . All ages are invited. Bursell’s show is titled "Reading is Fun-Damental" and it includes juggling, magic, circus and comedy. His goal is to encourage a love of reading while making you laugh! Registration is required. This event is funded in part by Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

All ages are invited to take part in the 4-H Craft Time at the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, June 28, 2:00 to 2:30 p.m. Wright County 4-H will partner with the library for a snack and craft time immediately following Tuesday programs. Registration is required.

Families are invited to learn how to be a clown in a program at the Rockford Public Library on Tuesday, June 28, 4:00 to 4:45 p.m. Clowning group The Clown Arounds will show how to put on makeup, create a costume and learn to act like a clown.

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Teens and preteens ages 10 to 15 are invited to a Luau at the Delano Public Library on Wednesday, June 29, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Celebrate summer by making fun Hawaiian crafts, enjoying Luau foods, listening to traditional Hawaiian music and doing the limbo! Hawaiian shirts and skirts encouraged. The attendance limit is 20 and registration is required. Sponsored by the Delano Friends of the Library.

June 30

You can help avoid a summer shortage, and a family tragedy, by giving BLOOD on Thursday, June 30, during the Plato Blood Drive, at the Lighthouse Church on Highway 212 West. Call Ken or Myra at 320-238-2370, to make an appointment to donate blood between 12:00 – 6:00 PM, Thursday, June 30, in Plato, or check on line @redcrossblood.org.

The 2016 Concerts In The Park Event will be presented every Thursday evening at 7:00 PM in Buffalo at Sturges Park, starting June 30, through August 25. The concerts will feature a variety of performing artists, genre, and will be sponsored by select businesses of Buffalo.... The Buffalo Rotary Club, and the Buffalo Lions; St. John's Lutheran Church; Lake Ridge Care Center; , Buffalo Walmart; , Bolton & Menk; and Beyond the Yellow Ribbon. For more information, visit on line, leeryan@ci.buffalo.mn.us.

 July 5

Adults, teens and children of all ages are invited to a program about Remarkable Reptiles at the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, July 5, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Do you know how a snake moves or a lizard senses smell? Join Minnesota author James Gerholdt for an interactive presentation with beautiful and fascinating live reptiles. Attendance is limited and registration is required. This event is funded in part by Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

All ages are invited to take part in the 4-H Craft Time at the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, July 5, 2:00 to 2:30 p.m. Wright County 4-H will partner with the library for a snack and craft time immediately following Tuesday programs. Registration is required.

Adult readers are invited to join the Bit of Culture Book Club meeting at the Delano Public Library on Monday, July 5, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Expand your reading horizons by joining this fun book which meets monthly and reads a variety of genres and authors.

July 7

Experienced and novice adult quilters are invited to Calico Quilters, a quilting group at the Delano Public Library. The group will meet Thursday, July 7, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Work on your own projects in a group setting.

Children ages 6 to 11 are invited to learn about games their favorite American Girls would have played in a program at the St. Michael Public Library, Thursday, July 7, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. Learn the kinds of games and toys the American Girl doll characters Kaya to Julia would have used. Test your skills and have some fun playing games and toys that stand the test of time. Bring your American Girl or another favorite doll and a parent or caregiver.

Minnesota author and historian Colin Mustful will speak at the Rockford Public Library on Thursday, July 7, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. His presentation for adults is about events of the U.S. Dakota War of 1862. Mustful has written three historical novels based on real events in the U.S. – Dakota War. Attendees will be encouraged after the program to go on a walking tour to visit Rockford sites that were involved with the Dakota conflict. This event is sponsored by and in partnership with Rockford area Historical Society.

The Delano Public Library’s knitting and needlework group for adults will meet on Thursday, July 7, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Bring your projects to work in a group setting. Questions are welcome and help is available.

The Buffalo Public Library is sponsoring a concert by the Everett Smithson Band at Buffalo's Sturges Park on Thursday, July 7, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The Everett Smithson band play a New Orleans style mix of zydeco and blues, and every concert is designed to be a fun event for all ages. The Buffalo Lions will provide a hot dog dinner at a reasonable price. This concert is funded in part by Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


July 8

Teens and adults are invited to bring their tech questions to Tech Help at the Delano Public Library on Friday, July 8, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. If you have questions about using a laptop, iPad or eReader, or if you need assistance using email, doing an Internet search or using the library’s online resources, bring your device. Registration preferred but walk-ins are welcome.