−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
−Mankato Area Community Band7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Mankato Area Community Band, free outdoor concerts in Mankato are Tuesdays at 7:30pm at Sibley Park on June 10, 17, 24 and July 8, 15 and 22 – Leas Schwickert Bandshell by the red barn. July 1 will be at Lincoln Park.
Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy happy music for the whole family. Sibley Park is shaded after 7pm. Rain cancels.+7:30 pmMankato Area Community Band
−New Ulm Municipal Band Schedule7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The New Ulm Municipal Band has been in existence for over 65 years and plays marches, old standards, Broadway melodies, patriotic songs, German music and much more, all in beautiful German Park. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be held in the New Ulm Civic Center. People should listen to KNUJ AM 860 for the announcement.
June 11; June 18; June 25; July 16; July 23; July 30 – all at German Park, New Ulm from 7-8pm+7:00 pmNew Ulm Municipal Band Schedule
−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
−Senior Surf Class9:00 am – 11:00 am
The Minnesota River Area on Aging, Inc. and the Senior LinkAge Line will be offering two classes for beginning internet users. The classes will be held in New Ulm at the Senior High School room 229 on June 30 or August 14 from 9am-11am.
These are free classes for seniors who would like to learn the basics of operating a computer, learn how to use the internet to find answers to questions and how to use email to stay connected with friends and family. Information is also provided on how to use www.medicare.gov to compare health plans and check your Medicare Summary Notice for accuracy.
For questions or to register, call Julie at 1-507-276-7376.+9:00 amSenior Surf Class
−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
−Puppet Wagon Schedule, New Ulm6:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Puppet Wagon, sponsored by New Ulm Park and Recreation and Healthy Communities/Healthy Youth
Mondays, German Park, 6:15pm – July 7, 14, 21 and 28
Tuesdays, Harmon Park, 9:30am – July 8, 15, 23 and 30
Tuesdays, Lincoln Park, 11am – July 8, 15, 23 and 30
Thursdays, Washington Park, 9:30am – July 10, 17, 24 and 31
Thursdays, Hermann Heights Park, 11am – July 10, 17, 24 and 31
In case of inclement weather, Puppet Wagon may be canceled. Cancellation line: 507-354-9041; New Ulm Park and Recreation: 507-359-8344+6:15 pmPuppet Wagon Schedule, New Ulm
−Winthrop Farm City Fun Fest12:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Winthrop Farm City Fun Fest July 11-13
Friday – Pork Chop Feed and the Bar Olympics
Saturday – Kids Pedal Pull; Bean Bag tournament; street dance
Sunday – Annual Car Show; parade; chicken dinner
Free entertainment in the park by Eagle River Band+12:00 pmWinthrop Farm City Fun Fest
−8th Annual Murray County Classic Draft Horse Show9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13 – Murray County Fairgrounds, 8th Annual Murray County Classic Horse Draft Show in Slayton
Show times Saturday at 2pm and Sunday at 12:30pm; gates open at 9am both days
Farm Team Demonstrations-Saturday 10am, south of horse arena. Farming demonstrations on Saturday include stationary rake, plowing, discing, seeding, manure spreading and there will be rope making and corn shellling for all ages.
Admission is $7/per person and 10 and under/free. Children’s Barn Saturday and Sunday. Farm Teams compete both days of show.
Visit www.mcdrafthorseshow.com. For more information, contact Joe at 507-227-7845 or email email@example.com. For Farm Team information, contact Travis at 507-227-9336.+9:00 am8th Annual Murray County Classic Draft Horse Show
−White Squirrel Festival, Plato8:30 am – 1:00 pm
White Squirrel Festival, Sunday, July 13, Plato City Park, Plato
8:30am-12pm – Omelet Brunch
8:30am-12pm – St. Paul’s UCC Silent Auction
9:30am – Community Church Service – with the MN Adult and Teen Challenge Choir
10:30am – Hutch Clown Club; Juvenile Fire Safety with Plato Fire Department
1pm – Duck Races
9am-1pm – Hamburgers/Hot dogs available
Proceeds help fund local projects.+8:30 amWhite Squirrel Festival, Plato
−10th Annual Cycle Sunday, Lamberton9:30 am – 2:00 pm
The 10th Annual Cycle Sunday motorcycle gathering will be held at the Lamberton City Park Sunday, July 13. The event will begin with coffee and juice, cookies and rolls at 9:30am with time to visit with other riders and scope out the bikes. The non-denominational outdoor service will begin at 10am. This years event will be in Lamberton’s downtown park, just 3 blocks south of Highway 14 and 1 block west on Main Street.
A free picnic lunch will be served following the worship service, compliments of the Lamberton Church of Christ. A short area ride will follow for anyone who would like to participate.+9:30 am10th Annual Cycle Sunday, Lamberton
−Summer Get Together Salad Luncheon, Green Isle10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Summer Get Together Salad Luncheon will be held Sunday, July 13, 10:30am-1pm at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Green Isle.
Menu: salads, bbq’s, desserts, lemonade, coffee. Free will offering. Sponsored by LWML. Proceeds for mission projects.+10:30 amSummer Get Together Salad Luncheon, Green Isle
−Brown County’s Annual Twilight Meeting7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Brown County’s Annual Twilight Meeting will be held Tuesday, July 15, at 7pm, hosted at the Farm of the Portners’…Tom and Mary and Mark and Lisa, located on 29042 240th Street.
Featuring Dairy Knowledge Bowl, hosted by KNUJ’s Brian Filzen; hay rides; judging; free lunch; door prizes; dairy princesses.
Directions: Co. 27 West of Sleepy Eye, turn north on 285th Street, continue 1.5 miles, then it is on 240th Street+7:00 pmBrown County’s Annual Twilight Meeting
−Bavarian Blast 5K Run/Walk8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The New Ulm American Legion and KNUJ/SAM are the primary sponsors for this year’s Bavarian Blast 5K Walk/Run to be held Saturday, July 19. The race will begin at 9am from the New Ulm Civic Center.
Pre-registration can be found online at www.itsyourrace.com. Pre-registration participate fee is $25 and if done prior to July 5, a run/walk t-shirt is guaranteed. Registration can also be done beginning at 8am the day of the event for a $30 fee.
Teams of five or more are encouraged, and if registered by July 5, they will get their own personal color team shirt.
Proceeds from this event will go towards New Ulm American Legion Community Youth projects.
Other participating sponsors include: Nicklasson Athletic; McDonald’s; Anytime Fitness; Menards; Heart of New Ulm; New Ulm Park and Rec. Question, please call 507-276-6212.+8:00 amBavarian Blast 5K Run/Walk