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  1. Oct
    22
    Sun

    1. WELCA BAKE SALE
      9:00 am – 12:00 pm

      WELCA BAKE SALE

      Saturday, October 21
      9 am – Noon

      Our Savior’s Lutheran Church
      Sponsored by :  Women of the ELCA

      Coffee & coffee cake served beginnin at 8:30 am
      Bake Sale begins at 9:00 am

      Baked goods, frozen apple pies, apple crisps, lefse, etc.

      All proceeds from this bake sale will go to support mission projects

    2. St. Paul’s Catholic Church of Comfrey Annual Sausage Dinner
      10:00 am – 1:30 pm

      St. Paul’s Catholic Church of Comfrey

      Annual Sausage Dinner
      Sunday, October 22

      Serving Buffet Style (All you can eat!) 
      11:00 am – 1:30 pm
      Take-outs are available.

      Menu ~ Sausage, sauerkraut, real mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, apple sauce, bread and ice cream.

      10:00 a.m. Mass with Special Music

      Baked goods,fresh Produce, jams, jellies, Silent auction items/theme baskets, quilt, 50/50 and general raffles.

      Drawings at 2:00 pm

  2. Oct
    25
    Wed

    1. Support Pro Kinship for Kids
      4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

      Come to enjoy a Halloween Themed Family Fun Night and Support Pro Kinship for Kids

      Wednesday, October 25
      4 – 7 pm
      New Ulm McDonald’s

      15% of Dine-in, Drive-thru, or Take-out will go to support Pro Kinship for Kids programming.

      There will be some fun Halloween activities to enjoy as well with face painting available.  Come in costume if you would like.  Drawing will be held for adults and kids as well as materials available on Pro Kinship for Kidsl

      Hope to see you there!!!!

  3. Oct
    26
    Thu

    1. Community Connection Dinner
      5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

      Community Connection Dinner On Us!

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

      Thursday, October 26
      5:30 – 7:00 pm

      All are invited to have a nutritious meal
      (Doors always open unless Sleepy Eye School cancel after school activities due to weather)

      Menu:
      Spaghetti
      Garlic Toast
      Green Salad 
      Dessert

  4. Oct
    27
    Fri

    1. Knights of Columbus Famous “Door County Style” Fish Boil
      5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

      Church of St. Peter,
      St Peter, MN

      Presents the

      Knights of Columbus Famous
      “Door County Style”
      Fish Boil

      October 27
      5:00 – 7:30 PM

      Imagine a full meal that starts with tasty Icelandic Pollock, spiced and cooked to perfection…. USING NO OIL!!! With Potatoes, Carrots, Onions and Butter…
      Served with your choice of beverage and home made cherry or apple pie!

    2. ScaritageFest
      6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

      State Street theater Presents

      ScaritageFest

      Terrifying Ghouls, ghosts and monsters await you in the winding hallways and spooky nooks and cranies….at Scaritage Fest.

      October 27th & 28th
      6:30 – 9:30 PM

      Then come back on Halloween evening to be scared all over again.

      There are two separate attractions to ScaritageFest.

      ~ The Haunted Theater is a sprawling set of props and special effects populated by an undead army zombies and ghouls.

      ~ Haunted Door Maze. This indoor labyrinth is packed with beasts ready to terrorize anyone foolish enough to come their way.

      Both attractions are just $5.00 each so you can do both frightening attractions on the same night, two nights in a row, or a different fright each weekend.

      Halloween costumes are encouraged and large groups are welcome!

  5. Oct
    28
    Sat

    1. Free Community Breakfast
      8:00 am – 10:00 am

      Free Community Breakfast, Saturday, October 28th at First United Methodist Church on the corner of Center and Broadway in New Ulm. Come from 8:00-10:00 a.m. for pancakes, eggs, sausage, and coffee. All are welcome!

    2. Saint Peter Vintage Snowmobile Show
      8:00 am – 3:00 pm

      Saint Peter Vintage Snowmobile Show

      Saturday, October 28th

      • Sled drop off and Registration at 8–10:00 a.m.
      • Spectator Entrance Opens at 10:00 a.m.
      • Judging at 1:00 p.m.
      • Awards Ceremony at 2:00 p.m.
      • Show ends at 3:00 p.m.

      Location: Grace Street, Saint Peter, MN
      *Intersection of Highway 169 and S. 3rd Street
      Truck & Trailer Parking: Lot 5 and at First National Bank

      • No refreshments will be available at the event. There will be a list of nearby restaurants within walking distance.
      • Entry forms for sleds will be available upon arrival.
      • Admission for the event is $5 per displayer and spectators. Kids 12 and under are free.
      • No additional cost to show sleds. Bring one or bring many!

      All proceeds benefit the Nicollet County Trails Association towards grooming
      and maintenance of area trails in Nicollet County! Follow us on Facebook:

      https://www.facebook.com/NCTASnowmobileClub/Events

    3. 7th Annual Vendor/Craft Fair
      9:00 am – 2:00 pm

      Ss. Michael, Mary, and Brendan
      Catholic Heart Work Camp

      7th Annual Vendor/Craft Fair

      Saturday, October 28, 2017
      9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

      Sibley East High School (Commons Area)

      202 NW Third Avenue
      Arlington, MN 55307

       - Lunch Available -
      Cheesy Turkey Sandwiches, Chips, Bars and Beverages

    4. Brown County Historical Society Halloween Scavenger Hunt
      10:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Brown County Historical Society

      Halloween Scavenger Hunt
      Saturday, Oct. 28th
      10 am – Noon

      Free admission during hours of the scavenger hunt

      Costumes are encouraged 

      Treats for the Children!

    5. Halloween Party
      2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      Halloween Party

      Courtland Community Center 
      Saturday, October 28
      2 – 4 pm ~ Come & Go
      Ages 0 – 9

      Costumes are Optional 
      (No Masks, Please)

      Games & Sensory Area, Crafts, Prizes, Bag of Goodies, Snack 
      Courtland Fire Truck 
      Photo Area 
      Bring Your Camera!

      * Sponsored by The Courtland Lions
      * Assisted by Immanuel Lutheran School Students

    6. ScaritageFest
      6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

      State Street theater Presents

      ScaritageFest

      Terrifying Ghouls, ghosts and monsters await you in the winding hallways and spooky nooks and cranies….at Scaritage Fest.

      October 27th & 28th
      6:30 – 9:30 PM

      Then come back on Halloween evening to be scared all over again.

      There are two separate attractions to ScaritageFest.

      ~ The Haunted Theater is a sprawling set of props and special effects populated by an undead army zombies and ghouls.

      ~ Haunted Door Maze. This indoor labyrinth is packed with beasts ready to terrorize anyone foolish enough to come their way.

      Both attractions are just $5.00 each so you can do both frightening attractions on the same night, two nights in a row, or a different fright each weekend.

      Halloween costumes are encouraged and large groups are welcome!

  6. Oct
    29
    Sun

    1. Church of St. Mary’s Breakfast Bazaar
      9:00 am – 12:30 pm

      Church of St. Mary’s Breakfast Bazaar
      St. Mary’s Social Hall ~ New Ulm

      Sunday, October 29
      9:00 am – 12:30 pm 

      Adults – $7 ~ Children 6 and under – $5

      Scrambled Eggs ~ Ham ~ Cheesy Potatoes ~ Rolls 
      German Potato Salad ~ Fruit ~ Cake ~ Coffee and Milk

      Bake Sale ~ BBQ’s ~ Raffle ~ White Elephant Sale ~ Rugs ~ Books ~ Crafts and more!

      All proceeds from this event will be donated for religious education,
      plus Catholic United Financial will provide matching funds up to $1000 

    2. German Dinner
      9:00 am – 1:00 pm

      German Dinner

      Sunday, October 29
      10:30 am – 1:00 pm

      Immanuel Lutheran Church
      Brownton, MN 

      Reformation Service 9 am
      with guest organist ~ Rev. Ken Tatkenborst & Family

      Menu:
      Brats, Meatballs, Glazed Carrots, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, German Potato Salad, Sauerkraut, Dessert, Coffee and Milk

      Adults ~ $12
      Children (6-10) ~ $6
      Preschool ~ Free

      Takeout orders available

      All proceeds benefit Noah’s Ark Preschool

  7. Oct
    31
    Tue

    1. Halloween Community Treat Night!!
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Halloween Community Treat Night!!

      New Ulm American Legion
      Oct. 31
      5 – 8 pm

      Free Treat bag for children 15 & under

      • Plus : Juice
      • Plus: Coloring Books and Crayons
      • Coor Prizes

      Great stop for Halloween night to warm up, and get your Halloween Treats

      * Sponsored by New Ulm SAL, New Ulm Legion Family and Optimists club

  8. Nov
    1
    Wed

    1. 30th Annual Turkey Dinner
      4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

      30th Annual 
      Turkey Dinner
      Nov. 1
      4:30 – 7:00 pm

      Springfield United Methodist Church 
      205 N. Marshall Ave. ~ Springfield

      Turkey & Dressing, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy ~ Cranberries
      Cole Slaw ~ Corn ~ Rolls ~ Dessert 

      Adults $11 ~ Children 10 and under $5 ~ Preschool $2
      Tickets available at Thrifty White Drug, Ed’s Repair, and Jim’s Market

      Delivered meals to shut-ins only
      Take-out meals at front door only
      Deliveries & Take-outs close at 6:30
      Call 723-6698

  9. Nov
    3
    Fri

    1. New Ulm Public Library Book Sale
      9:30 am – 5:00 pm

      Friends of the New Ulm Public Library Book Sale

      Books/CDs/Movies

      Drop off your donations by October 28 at the New Ulm Public Library
      Please no  encyclopedias, textbook, or magazines

      Book Sale!
      in the library basement

      Friday, November 3 ~ 9:30 am – 5 pm
      Saturday, November 4 ~ 9:30 am – 1 pm

      All proceeds benefit New Ulm Public Library and its programs and materials

  10. Nov
    4
    Sat

    1. St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Fall Bazaar
      9:00 am – 1:00 pm

      St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Fairfax MN

      Fall Bazaar
      Nov. 4
      St. Andrew’s Church Basement
      9 am – 1 pm

      Glorious Crowns
      “Vintage and Classic hat display”

      Serving
      9 am – Apple Dumplings ~ Rolls ~ Coffee
      10 am – 1 pm – Soup & Sandwich ~ Luncheon ~ Desserts

    2. New Ulm Public Library Book Sale
      9:30 am – 1:00 pm

      Friends of the New Ulm Public Library Book Sale

      Books/CDs/Movies

      Drop off your donations by October 28 at the New Ulm Public Library
      Please no  encyclopedias, textbook, or magazines

      Book Sale!
      in the library basement

      Saturday, November 4 ~ 9:30 am – 1 pm

      All proceeds benefit New Ulm Public Library and its programs and materials

  11. Nov
    5
    Sun

    1. Annual Fall Bazaar
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      Divine Providence Community Home 
      Sleepy Eye, MN 

      Annual Fall Bazaar 
      Sunday, November 5
      8:30 am to 2 pm 

      * Coffee, Donuts & Rolls 7:30 – 10:00 am 

      * Foast Beef Dinner with Dessert Included 
      serving 10:30 a, – 1 pm ~ $12

      * Christmas Cards * Raffles * Door Prizes * Crafts * Grab Bags *Silent Auction
      *Bake Sale * Quilts * Rugs * Fancy Work

      Something for everyone!

    2. St. Mary’s Fall Festival Bingo
      1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

      St. Mary’s Fall Festival Bingo

      Sunday, November 5
      1:30 PM
      12:30 PM Early Bird Bingo

      St. Mary’s Church Hall
      Madelia
      $2000 Total Pay-out
      Cost: $20 on/or before November 3, 2017 or $22 at the door

      Lunch available starting at 11:00 AM
      Proceeds to St. Mary’s CCW

  12. Nov
    11
    Sat

    1. St. John’s Craft & Bake Sale
      8:00 am – 1:00 pm

      St. John’s Craft & Bake Sale

      Saturday, November 11

      BLHS High School – Hector Campus – Small Gym
      8:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Silent auction will take place Nov. 11th
      (need not be present to win)
      Silent auction will close at 12:30 pm

  13. Nov
    12
    Sun

    1. Food for Kidz
      10:30 am – 3:00 pm

      14th Annual
      Food for Kidz

      All ages please join us making good packets for children around the world

      Sleepy Eye Event Center
      Sun, Nov 12th
      10:30 am – 3:00 pm

      ** Donations Welcome **

  14. Nov
    24
    Fri

    1. Brown County Historical Society Holiday Open House (all-day)
      Nov 24

      Brown County Historical Society

      Holiday Open House
      Friday, Novemember 24th
      10 am – 8 pm

      Free admissionall day from 10 am – 8 pm

      Free hot cider and cookies from 4 – 8 pm, before and after the parade of Lights

      Opening of the Menzel Village exhibit; Live music