−German Park Concert in the Park Series7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
German Park Concert in the Park Series 2014
June 2 – The Concord Singers
June 9 – The Original German Band of New Ulm
June 16 – Cletus Goblirsch
June 23 – Molly and Sonny Boy
June 30 – The Ken and Ken Show
July 7 – The Afterwhile
July 14 – Wendinger Band
July 21 – The Little Prairie Pickers
July 28 – No Concert, National Night Out
August 4 – Sleepy Eye Area Concertina Club
August 11 – The Singing Cowgirl
August 18 – Larry Mages and the Mages Family Band
August 25 – The Concord Singers
Monday Night Concerts start at 7pm at German Park. In case of inclement weather, the performances will be held at the New Ulm Civic Center (1212 North Franklin). Listen to KNUJ for weather related updates. Relay for Life will be selling popcorn and soda.
Concert Series Co-Sponsored by New Ulm Park and Recreation and KNUJ.+7:00 pmGerman Park Concert in the Park Series
−Monthly Community Dinner, New Ulm5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Monthly Community Dinner, United Church of Christ, 301 South Minnesota Street – 4th Wednesday of the month, 5:30-6:30pm
June 25; July 23; August 27; September 24; October 22; November 19 (3rd Wed. of month); December 17 (3rd Wed. of month).+5:30 pmMonthly Community Dinner, New Ulm
−Bernadotte Lutheran Summer Outdoor Service Schedule9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Bernadotte Lutheran Summer Outdoor Service Schedule – relaxed atmosphere…devotion…music with a message and more!
Sunday, July 6, at 9:30am, music by Wendinger Band
Wednesday, July 16, at 7pm, music by Monson Band
Sunday, August 3, at 11am, music by Dick Kimmel
Wednesday, August 14, at 7pm, music by Allen Carlson and Son
Sunday, August 24, at 11am, music by Larry Mages
Bernadotte Lutheran Church is located at 34122 515th Avenue, Lafayette (just 5 miles east of Lafayette on Cty Rd 1 and Cty Rd 4)+9:30 amBernadotte Lutheran Summer Outdoor Service Schedule
−10th Annual ‘Treasure Trek’8:00 am – 5:00 pm
10th Annual ‘Treasure Trek’ along Highway 212 West, August 21, 22, 23, 8am-5pm
Chaska; Carver; Norwood/Young America; Bongards; New Germany; Hamburg; Green Isle; Plato; Glencoe – follow the yellow (signs) brick road and get your kicks on Route 22 where you will find: occasional sales; garage sales; antique/vintage shop sales; flea market/craft sale; garden center sales; church sales; coffee shop/ice cream/restaurant specials; 152nd Stiftungsfest in NYA.
Do not miss the fun – maps available at stops along the way; interested in participating in this event; need a map, call Saundra at 320-238-2579.+8:00 am10th Annual ‘Treasure Trek’
−New Ulm Sertoma’s Santa in the Summer4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
New Ulm Sertoma Club’s Santa in the Summer will be Thursday, August 21, 4-7pm at the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm.
Rain or shine. Choice of hamburger, hot dog, chicken or bratwurst, chips, beverage and all the sweet corn you can eat (if available). All this for only $8. Pre-sale discount for $7 available at the Chamber or from New Ulm Sertoma Member; Kid’s hot dog meal only $3 for 6 and under.
Bring in your unused hearing aids and receive a free meal. 1919 Rootbeer floats available. Proceeds help support Santa’s Closet and local education hearing equipment. Live entertainment and special appearance by Santa Claus. Free will donations will be accepted.+4:00 pmNew Ulm Sertoma’s Santa in the Summer
−2nd Annual Immanuel Lutheran School’s ‘Strides for Souls’ 5K8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Register for the 2nd Annual Immanuel Lutheran School’s ‘Strides for Souls’ Family Fun 5K Walk/Run by August 1 and receive a t-shirt. You can register by stopping at Immanuel Lutheran School or call Sue at 507-359-4575.
All proceeds will go to the ‘Strides for Souls’ fund that will help with tuition assistance and other students needs at Immanuel Lutheran School. The Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, August 23, at the school. Registration starts at 8am and the race starts at 8:45am.+8:00 am2nd Annual Immanuel Lutheran School’s ‘Strides for Souls’ 5K
−Glencoe’s Annual Sweet Corn and Brat Fly/In-Drive/In10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Glencoe’s Annual Sweet Corn and Brat Fly/In-Drive/In at Glencoe Municipal Airport on Saturday, August 23, from 10am-2pm+10:00 amGlencoe’s Annual Sweet Corn and Brat Fly/In-Drive/In
−Fort Ridgely Program1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday, August 23, 1:30pm – Independent Historian Curtis Dahlin grew up on a farm near Sisseton, South Dakota, on the Sisseton-Wahpeton Indian Reservation. He graduated from South Dakota State in 1964 with a degree in history, spent two years in the army and worked for the Department of Transportation as a traffic analyst for 35 years. Since retiring in 2002, he has spent time researching and writing on US Dakota Uprising of 1862 in Minnesota. He has published two books and three shorter booklets on the US Dakota War. His talk will deal with various aspects of the Uprising.
Come to Fort Ridgely at 1:30pm for this fascinating program.+1:30 pmFort Ridgely Program
−End-of-Summer Potluck Picnic3:00 pm – 11:45 pm
End-of-Summer Potluck Picnic will be held Saturday, August 23, 3pm at 1220 S Minnesota, New Ulm
Bring your own table service, a dish to pass and chairs – this is a free event. Come listen to the Schell’s Hobo Band and enjoy a Schell’s Beer or 1919 Root Beer.
Call Duane or Karen Bergemann with questions at 417-459-5007 or 417-766-1436+3:00 pmEnd-of-Summer Potluck Picnic
−Sigel Ballpark LA Pig Races4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sigel Ballpark LA Pig Races, Saturday, August 23, 4pm
Beanbag tournament to follow pig races+4:00 pmSigel Ballpark LA Pig Races
−Breakfast/Vendor Fair Fundraiser, Sleepy Eye9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Supplemental Match by Thrivent, New Ulm Chapter – Breakfast/Vendor Fair Fundraiser will be held Sunday, August 24, Orchid Inn, Sleepy Eye, 9am-3pm; breakfast will be served until 1pm; serving pancakes, sausages, scrambled eggs, coffee, milk, juice
Vendor fair; silent auction; bake sale; kids activities; mini photo sessions by Amanda Petersen Photography; deluxe face painting 11am-2pm.
Proceeds will go to a Sleepy Eye Family, Tony and Lexi Alvarez and their three little boys.+9:00 amBreakfast/Vendor Fair Fundraiser, Sleepy Eye
−St. John’s Church Fall Festival, Searles10:15 am – 6:00 pm
St. John’s Church Fall Festival, Searles, Sunday, August 24; rain or shine; everyone welcome
Family Style Ham & Chicken Dinner, with dressing, served 10:15am-2pm; adults/$11; under 13 years/$4; preschool/$1.50; building is handicapped accessible.
Bingo; country store; crafts; horse drawn trolley rides; games; music; refreshments; lunch stand on grounds; big ticket drawing 4:30pm; over $10,000 worth of prizes.+10:15 amSt. John’s Church Fall Festival, Searles
−Old School Days, Harkin Store1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Harkin Store will be having a program on old schools in Nicollet County. There will be old pictures and old school books and a picture of the old private school, the Robinson school, in the town of West Newton. The program in Sunday, August 24, from 1-4pm.+1:00 pmOld School Days, Harkin Store