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  1. Jan

    1. 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

      Dinner On Us!

      Faith United Methodist Church in Sleepy Eye
      321 1st Ave. South

      Free Monthly Community Dinner
      the last Thursday of every month

      All are invited to have a nutritious meal

      (Doors always open unles Sleepy Eye Schools cancel after school activities due to weather)

      Jane’s Penne Pasta
      Bread, Garden Salad, Fruit Salad
      & Dessert Bars 

  2. Jan

    1. St. Peter’s Winterfest
      5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

      St. Peter’s Winterfest opening ceremony is 5:00-6:30 p.m. Friday, January 30 on the St. Peter Community Center Patio, 600 S. Fifth St., St. Peter. 

      The event is free and open to all ages.  There will be the reading of the first Winterfest Medallion Hunt clue,
      a mini-medallion hunt, music, free hot chocolate, and other surprises.

      Fri., January 30–Sons of the American Legion Fish Fry
      5:30 to 8 p.m. at American Legion $9 adults

       –Medallion Hunt Starts

      Sat., January 31 –Youth Ice Fishing Contest, 1:00-2:30 p.m., Hallett’s Pond

      –Poker Walk involving several downtown bars. Must be 21

      –Rock-Paper-Scissors Contest, afternoon, Patrick’s

      –Hairy Legs Contest, 10 p.m., Patrick’s

      –Night at the Museum for families, 6:30 p.m. at Treaty Site History Center

      Sun., February 1–St. Peter Lions Dad’s Belgian Waffle Breakfast

      Tue., February 3–Winterfest Trivia, 7 p.m., Patrick’s, and Atomic Egg Drop

      Sat., February 7– Polar Bear Plunge

      –Boy Scouts Turkey Dinner

      –American Legion Auxiliary Steak Fry

      –Ambassadors Dinner Dance/Casino Night

      Sun., February 8–American Legion Omelet Breakfast

      –History on Tap, 2 p.m., at Treaty Site History Center

      –Super Snow Sunday

      Ice skating at Veterans Park is free
      Shoeshoes can be rented at the recreation office or at the Treaty Site History Center


      for more info: http://www.stpeterchamber.com/-winterfest

  3. Feb

    1. Free Grief Support Group Begins Feb 2 – Redwood Area Hospital
      4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

      Free Grief Support Group Begins Feb 2

      The Redwood Are Hospital will be holding an Adult Grief Support Group on Monday, February 2- March 9 from 4:30-6:30 in the hospital’s west conference room.

      There is no cost to participate. It is important the participants attend all six sessions, if possible

      All adults from the area who are grieving the death of a love one are welcome and encouraged to attend these sessions. For more infomration or to register, call Lacey Bruns, LSW, at the Redwood Area Hospital at 507.637.4617 or visit our website at www.redwoodareahospital.org

  4. Feb

    1. Free Dental Clinic for Kids under 18
      8:00 am – 3:00 pm

      Free Dental Clinic for Kids under 18 on Feb. 5-6 at

      Minnesota State Mankato

      Mankato, Minn. – Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Department of Dental Hygiene and area dental professionals are joining a statewide effort to provide free dental care on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 5-6 to children under age 18 who are unable to access needed dental care.

      Minnesota State Mankato’s dental hygiene department will provide area children under 18 free dental care on Thursday, Feb. 5 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the dental clinic on campus in the lower level of Morris Hall.

      Appointments are available for children under the age of 18 who are accompanied by a parent or legal guardian for cleanings, x-rays, exams, fluoride treatments, and sealants. Those interested in scheduling an appointment should call the dental clinic at 507-389-2147.

      Minnesota State Mankato will also be offering free dental exams and x-rays for adults on Friday, Feb. 6 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Appointments are available by calling 507-389-2147.

      Minnesota State Mankato’s Department of Dental Hygiene is part of the College of Allied Health & Nursing at the University.

      Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,376 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 31 state institutions.

  5. Feb

    1. Nicollet American Legion Fish Fry!
      11:00 am – 8:00 pm

      Fish Fry!
      German and American Potato Salad
      Cole Slaw – Coffee – Milk 

      Adults – $12 Children Under 12 $6

      Nicollet American Legion Fish Fry!

      Saturday Feb 7

      Serving 11:00 am to 8:00 pm or until gone
      at American Legion Friendship Hall in Nicollet MN


      Annual Post 510

    2. Nicollet Legion Post 510 Fish Fry!
      11:00 am – 8:00 pm

      Nicollet Legion Post 510 Fish Fry!

      Saturday, February 7th
      Nicollet Legion Friendship Hall

      Serving 11:00 am until gone…. usually around 7 pm

      All the fish you care to eat, German and American
      potato salad, cole slaw, bread, milk & coffee


      Adults $12          Children 12 and under $6 

  6. Feb

    1. American Legion Riders Omelet in a Bag Breakfast
      8:00 am – 1:00 pm

      American Legion Riders
      Omelet in a Bag Breakfast

      Sunday Feb 8, 2015
      New Ulm American Legion Clubrooms
      13 South Minnesota St. New Ulm, MN

      $8 at the door
      $7 in advance
      Advance ticket sales at the Legion Bar or Legion Rider members

      Choose your ingredients, cheese, meat, veggies, etc.
      Omelet is cooked in a bag and served on a plate with a muffin, applesauce & a beverage

      New Ulm Post #132 Legion Riders Fund Raiser
      We suport all our US ARmed Forces and Veterans 

    2. Hector Lion’s Club Annual Flapjack Festival
      8:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Hector Lion’s Club
      All You CanEat

      Annual Flapjack Festival

      Sunday February 8, 2015
      8:00 am to 12:00 pm

      American Bar & Grill
      in Hector

      Free Will Donation

      Flapjacks with fresh fruit toppings
      French Toast, Sausage, Coffe, Milk or Juice

      Proceeds to support 

  7. Feb

    1. 50th Annual Family Style Turkey Supper-Zion Lutheran Church Buffalo Lake MN
      4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

      50 th Annual Family Style Turkey Supper

      Zion Lutheran Church Buffalo Lake MN
      306 2nd St NW
      Buffalo Lake, MN 55314 

      Wednesday February 11, 2015

      Advance tickets available at: CenBank, Main Street Market, and Buffalo Lake Insurance in Buffalo Lake; New Mirror in Hector and Zion UMN members

      Advance tickets $9

      At the door $10

      5-11 year old $5 – Preschool Free