Events Calendar

Monday, April 13

> American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Watertown Community Center, noon-6pm

> Snuggle up and Read, age 18 mos. to 3 years, Delano Public Library, 10:30-10:50 am

> Pre-diabetes Education, Ridgeview Medical Center, Waconia, 6:30-8 pm

> Annual book sale, Winsted Library, hardcover, paperbacks, movies, audio books. 2-7 pm

> Chuck Derry, speaker at GFWC meeting, Delano Public Library, 6:45 pm

Tuesday, April 14

> American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Peace Lutheran Church, Hutchinson, noon- 6 pm

> 55+ Driver Course, community room, City of Rogers, 9am-1pm

>Greater Minnesota Republican Women, meeting, movie, Unhinged Pizza, Glencoe, 5:30 pm

> Annual book sale, Winsted Library, hardcover, paperbacks, movies, audio books. 10-1 pm

> Montrose Royal Ambassador Candidate Meeting, Montrose City Hall, 7 pm

>Lunch with Master Gardener, Delano Public Library, noon-1pm

> Winter/Spring Morning Stories, age 3 to 5, Delano Public Library, 10:30-11 am

Wednesday, April 15

> American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Community Center, Brownton, 1-7 pm

> Celebrate/Decorate Library, Delano Public Library, 6-8 pm

> Annual book sale, Winsted Library, hardcover, paperbacks, movies, audio books. 2-7 pm

> Litchfield Caregiver Discussion Group, Litchfield Public Library, 1-2 pm

Thursday, April 16

> 55+ Driver Course, Presbyterian Church, Buffalo, 5:30-9:30 pm

> Annual book sale, Winsted Library, hardcover, paperbacks, movies, audio books. 10-1 pm

> Calico Quilters, everyone welcome, Delano Public Library, 9am-1pm

> Bloodmobile 12:30 to 6:30 pm Winsted Fire Hall. To schedule an appointment, call Marge Page (320) 485-4884 or the Red Cross office 800-733-2767

> Knit Wits, knitting group, everyone welcome, Delano Public Library, 6:30--8 pm

> Spring Rummage Sale, OUr Father’s Lutheran Church, Rockford, 9am-6pm

> Photo Care with Dave Kopperl, bring damaged/deteriorated photos and learn how to restore, Carver County Historical Society, 7-9 pm

> Litchfield Dementia Support Group, Nordic Room, Ecumen, 218 N. Holcombe, Litchfield, 5:30-6:30 pm

Friday, April 17

> Spring Rummage Sale, OUr Father’s Lutheran Church, Rockford, 9am-6pm

> Purchase Rain Barrels, Delano Public Works, 3-7 pm

> Annual book sale, Winsted Library, hardcover, paperbacks, movies, audio books. Fill a bag for $1. 2-5 pm

Saturday, April 18

> Accomplishing Forgiveness, Crossroads Community Church in Cokato, 9 am - noon

> McLeod County Foster/Adoptive Parents Class, 1065 5th Ave. SE, Hutchinson, 9 am-3 pm

> Infant Massage Class, free, Light of Christ Church, Delano, 10:30 am, (763) 244-9885

> Cleanup Day in Delano, Randy’s Environmental Services, 8 am-noon

> Bulldog Baseball Camp, gym, LP School, 8-9:30 am

> Steampunk Tea Party, bring your own tea cup, top hats and moustaches optional, lunch, silent auction, magic show, First Baptist Church, Cokato, 1 pm

> Spring Rummage Sale, OUr Father’s Lutheran Church, Rockford, 9am-1pm

> Youth Service Day, Mall of America, Edina, 2-5 pm

> Old-Fashioned Coffee Klatch/Silent Auction, Duran’s Photography, Winsted, 10 am-1 pm

> We Are All Equal Family Day, free workshop on bullying, human rights; kid-friendly, Carver County Historical Society, noon-3 pm

Sunday, April 19

> Roaring ‘20s Mystery Dinner; fundraiser for Love INC, music, silent auction, Medina Entertainment Center, 4 pm

> Baby Animal Fair, fundraiser for Heifer International, Buffalo Civic Center, noon-4 pm

> “Take Note” Music Showcase, Delano Middle School, 6:30 pm

Monday, April 20

> Community Forum on Radon, free, medical office building, Buffalo Hospital, 6:30-8:30 pm

> Snuggle up and Read, age 18 mos. to 3 years, Delano Public Library, 10:30-10:50 am

> Open Garden, learn composting, 208 Oak Ave. N, Maple Lake, 2 pm

Tuesday, April 21

> Straw Bale Gardens, Dassel History Center & Ergot Museum, 4 pm

> Winter/Spring Morning Stories, age 3 to 5, Delano Public Library, 10:30-11 am

> AARP 55+ Driver’s Course, first half, HLWW High School, 5:30-9:30 pm

> Railroad History presentation by photographer Steve Glischinski, Centennial Room, Cokato Museum & Akerlund Photography Society, 7 pm

> “The Romancers,” PAC, DC High School, 7 pm, free-will donation to fund travel expenses

Wednesday, April 22

> 55+ Driver Course, Handke Center, Elk River, 12:30-4:30 pm

> 55+ Driver Course, Albertville City Hall, 8:30am-5pm

Thursday, April 23

> Ladies Night, Holasek Flower Power Garden Center

> Register for Firearms Safety Class, Mayer Community Center, 6:30 pm

> AARP 55+ Driver’s Course, second half, HLWW High School, 5:30-9:30 pm

> Visitor Extravaganza, Business Network International, Delano City Hall, Delano, 7:30 am

Friday, April 24

> Crisis Nursery Fundraiser, BBQ buffet, music, auctions, Buffalo Civic Center, 6-10 pm

> Ancient Civilization Exhibit, audience votes on displays, LP High School, 2-4 pm

> “Ax of Murder,” auditorium, HLWW High School

Saturday, April 25

> Infant Massage Class, free, Light of Christ Church, Delano, 10:30 am, (763) 244-9885

> Second annual Dad’s Belgian Waffle Feed by Dassel Legion and DC Boy Scouts, Dassel HIstory Center & Ergot Museum, 8-11 am

> Ponies & Popsicles, fundraiser, games, family-friendly, free with food shelf donation, Truhaven Ranch, Winsted, 9 am-noon

> “Ax of Murder,” auditorium, HLWW High School

Sunday, April 26

> Pork Chop Dinner, worship, music, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Winsted, 11 am-1 pm

Monday, April 27

> Delano Cub Scout Pack 273 will be hosting its annual Cub Scout cake auction at 7 pm in the Delano High School cafeteria. Bidder registration will be open 6-6:50 pm, Proceeds fund overnight Cub Scout summer camp and other various activities for the boys.

Tuesday, April 28

> Winter/Spring Morning Stories, age 3 to 5, Delano Public Library, 10:30-11 am

> American Red Cross Bloodmobile, St. James Lutheran Church, Howard Lake, 1-7 pm

Wednesday, April 29

> American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Glencoe City Center, 1-7 pm

Friday, May 1

> Poppy Day in Mayer

Saturday, May 2

> GFWC Spring Banquet, award for Citizen of Year, B’s on the River, Watertown, 5:30 pm social, 6:30 pm dinner, program

> “Singing for Freedom,” McLeod Co. Historical Society & Museum, Hutchinson

> Bulldog Baseball Camp, gym, LP School, 8-9:30 am

> Engineer-it Challenge Workshop, Litchfield Senior High School, 8:30 am-noon

> Skin Cancer Screening, Two Twelve Medical Center, Chaska, 9am-noon

> Spring Salad Luncheon, St. John Lutheran Church, Hollywood, 11 am- 1 pm

Tuesday, May 5

> Visitor Extravaganza, Business Network International, Our Father’s Lutheran Church, Rockford, 7:30 am

Wednesday, May 6

> Food for Kidz, gym, Holy Trinity School, Winsted, 1-5 pm

Friday, May 8

> “Headin’ for the Hills,’ Lester Prairie School

Saturday, May 9

> “Headin’ for the Hills,’ Lester Prairie School

> Bulldog Baseball Camp, gym, LP School, 8-9:30 am

Monday, May 11

> “The Church Basement Ladies in The Last Potluck Supper,” PAC, Watertown-Mayer High School, 7:30 pm

Saturday, May 16

> “Broadway in Buffalo,” PAC, Buffalo High School, 7:30 pm

> Drug Take-Back, Delano Fire Station, 10am-1pm

> Health & Wellness Expo, Delano Fire Department, 10 am-1 pm

Sunday, May 17

> Buffalo Stampede 5k Run/Walk, Sturges Park, Buffalo, 1 pm

Saturday, May 30

> Winsted Dance Recital, HLWW High School, 11 am and 2 pm

Sunday, June 7

> HLWW High School graduation ceremony,

Monday, June 8

> American Red Cross, Delano American Legin

Monday, June 15

> Vacation Bible School, Zion Lutheran Church, Mayer

Tuesday, June 16

> Vacation Bible School, Zion Lutheran Church, Mayer

Wednesday, June 17

> Vacation Bible School, Zion Lutheran Church, Mayer

> Wagon Train Days, fairgrounds, Howard Lake

Thursday, June 18

> Vacation Bible School, Zion Lutheran Church, Mayer

> Wagon Train Days, fairgrounds, Howard Lake

Friday, June 19

> Vacation Bible School, Zion Lutheran Church, Mayer

> Wagon Train Days, fairgrounds, Howard Lake

Saturday, June 20

> Wagon Train Days, fairgrounds, Howard Lake

Thursday, July 2

> A Taste of Minnesota, Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia

Friday, July 3

> A Taste of Minnesota, Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia

Saturday, July 4

> A Taste of Minnesota, Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia

Sunday, July 5

> A Taste of Minnesota, Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia

Friday, July 31

> Relay for Life, overnight fundraiser for American Cancer Society, Delano City Park, Delano

Friday, Aug. 7

> Relay for Life, overnight fundraiser for ACS, Hutchinson

Saturday, Aug. 8

> Cokato High School Class of 1975 reunion, Cokato Country Club, 6 pm

Sunday, Aug. 9

> Cokato High School Class of 1975 reunion, get together at Jeanne Morris

Wednesday, Aug. 19

> American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Mayer

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Weekly Events

MONDAY

• Overeaters Anonymous, everyone welcome, call Sharon (320) 587-5889, Hutchinson Library, noon

• Overeaters Anonymous, Zion Lutheran Church, Buffalo, 6:30-8 pm

• Alcoholics Anonymous, St. Mary's Care Center, Winsted, 8 pm

• Alcoholics Anonymous, Trinity Lutheran Church, Watertown, 8 pm

TUESDAY

• Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, Howard Lake, 7:30-8:30 pm

•Alcoholics Anonymous, Lester Prairie City Hall, 8 pm

• Celebrate Recovery, Feshwater Community Church, St. Bonifacius, (952) 446-9090, 7 pm

• Senior Citizens Fitness Class, community room, Linden Wood, Winsted, 1-1:45 pm

• Boy Scout Troop 273, Heritage Center, Delano, 7 pm

• 500 Card Club, Dassel Historical History Center, Dassel, 1-3 pm

WEDNESDAY

• Alcoholics Anonymous, Cokato City Hall, community room, enter back door, 7 pm

• Dassel Senior Citizens, Dassel History Center, 1-4 pm

• Alanon, Living Water Fellowship building, 221 Atlantic Ave., Dassel, 7:30 pm

• Montrose Senior Citizens, lunch $4, holiday and non-seniors meal $6, United Methodist Church, noon

• Narcotics Anonymous, basement, Distinctive Dental Services, 7:30 pm

THURSDAY

• Business Network International, Delano City Hall, 7:30 am

• Alcoholics Anonymous, Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Delano, 8 pm

• Delano Helping Hands Food Shelf, Delano Community Education Center, 2-4 pm

• Cokato TOPS Club, Cokato City Hall, weigh-in 6 pm, meeting 6:30 pm

• Dassel TOPS Club, Dassel City Hall, weigh-in 5 pm, meeting 5:30 pm

• Cokato-Dassel Rotary, Cokato City Hall, noon

• Hutchinson Toastmasters III, Development Center at Hutchinson Technology, 7-8 am

• Senior Citizens Fitness Class, community room, Linden Wood, Winsted, 1-1:45 pm

FRIDAY

• Tri-County Toastmasters, Watertown City Hall, 7 am

• Narcotics Anonymous, Cokato City Hall, 7 pm

• Alanon, Living Water Fellowship building, 221 Atlantic Ave., Dassel, 7:30 pm

• Howard Lake Senior Citizens, above HL Public Library, noon or 1 pm depending on activity

• Alcoholics Anonymous, Big Book and Open, St. John's Lutheran Church, Howard Lake, 7:30 pm

SATURDAY

• Narcotics Anonymous, Kingston Apostolic Church, CSAH 27, one-half mile west of Kingston, 9:30 am

• Alcoholics Anonymous, men's and women's step group, Light of Christ Lutheran Church, Delano, 9 am

SUNDAY

• Narcotics Anonymous, Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Dassel, 7 pm