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  1. Sep
    23
    Sat

    1. Dog Walk & Micro Chipping
      9:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Dog Walk & Micro Chipping

      Help us raise money to make 
      improvements at our Dog Park

      Saturday, September 23, 2017
      9 am – 1 pm

      At the park, 527 S. German, New Ulm

      ~ Microchipping – $40
      ~ Nail Trims – $5
      ~ 1 or 2 mile walk – Donations
      ~Hot Dogs and Brats

      For your safety and your dog’s Safety:
      All dogs must be on leash
      No retractable leashes
      Dogs must be UTD on vaccinations and rabies 
      No puppies under 4 months old
      No female dogs in heat
      Walkers under 14 yrs old must be accompanied by parent or adult walker

    2. Fall Festival Downtown Redwood Falls
      9:00 am – 3:00 pm

      Fall Festival Downtown Redwood Falls 
      Saturday, September 23
      9am – 3pm

       Family Fun, Entertainment, and Shopping!
      Festival Food, Farmers Market, Kids Activities: Kids Pedal Race, Extreme Face Painting, Cotton Candy, Festival Entertainment!

      Special shopping events in Downtown and throughout the Redwood Area!

       
      Complete details at www.redwoodfalls.org and on our Facebook page!
    3. Come & Go Bridal Shower In honor of Tori Jo Zanke
      10:30 am – 12:30 pm

      Open House Come & Go Bridal Shower
      In honor of Tori Jo Zanke and Bradly Hagberg

       Saturday, September 23rd
      10:30am-12:30pm
      First Lutheran Church, Lafayette

      The couple is registered at Herberger’s & Amazon

       

      Parents of the couple are:
      Carrie Thomas
      Darrin & Jessica Zanke
      Alan & Kris Hagberg

    4. Alsleben Music Fest 2017
      1:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      Alsleben Music Fest 2017
      Pla-mor Ballroom Glencoe, MN 

      Saturday, September 23rd
      1 – 9 pm
      George’s Concertina
      Harvey Becker & The Riverside Dutchmen

      For more information contact Arnie H. 320-587-0502 or 320-309-6787

  2. Sep
    24
    Sun

    1. Fall Festival
      9:00 am – 3:30 pm

      Church of St. Mary

      Fall Festival

      Sunday, September 24
      9 am Mass

      Outdoor fun begins at 10 am

      Family Style 
      Bone-In Ham & Meatball Dinner
      Serving 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
      Adults $10  ~  Kids $5  ~  Take Outs available

      Live Entertainment ~ Country Store ~ Bale Sale ~ Pull Tabs
      Adult and Children’s Bingo ~ Cotton Candy ~ Cake Walk
      Balloon Art ~ Face Painting ~ Food Stands ~ Raffles
      Culvers Ice Cream ~ Silent Auction ~ Theme Baskets ~ Games
      Beer Stand (Cheer on the Vikings!) 
      Rock Climbing Wall (with signed waiver) ~ and more!

      Big Ticket Drawing at 3:30 pm
      Over 100 prizes!

      St. Mary’s Church
      417 S. Minnesota St. 
      New Ulm, MN 

    2. Parish Fall Festival
      10:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Parish Fall Festival 

      Church of the Most Holy Redeemer
      Montgomery, Minnesota

      Polka Mass – 10 am
      featuring 
      The Wendinger Band

      Home-Style Chicken & Ham Dinner
      Dine-In or Take-Out: $12
      Ages 5-12: $5 ~ Ages 0-4: Free
      Serving: 11 am – 1:30 pm
      Handicap accessible seating available in
      the church basement

      Beer Garden ~ Crafts & Silent Auction ~ BINGO ~ Raffle Drawing

      Entertainment:
      The Czech Lites – Old Time & Variety Music
      Lisa Murphy, The Amazing Singing Cowgirl – Songs, Stories and Jokes

    3. 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Alsleben Music Fest 2017
      Pla-mor Ballroom Glencoe, MN 

      Sunday, September 24rd
      12 – 8 pm
      Dain’s Dutchmen
      Larry Olsen

      For more information contact Arnie H. 320-587-0502 or 320-309-6787

  3. Sep
    26
    Tue

    1. Nicollet County Flu Clinic
      9:00 am – 1:30 pm

      Nicollet County Flu Clinic

      Tuesday, September 26 th
      Lafayette Community Center, Lafayette
      9:00-9:45

      Courtland Recreation Hall, Courtland
      10:45-11:15

      St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Nicollet
      12:30-1:30

      We accept: Medicare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana,
      Health Partners & UCare (We do not accept Unicare)

      Private Cost: $35.00 (Quadrivalent Flu Vaccine)
      Sponsored By: Nicollet County Public Health (507-934- 7220)

  4. Sep
    28
    Thu

    1. Turner Ladies Annual Sauerkraut Supper
      4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

      Turner Ladies
      Annual Sauerkraut 
      Supper

      Sauerkraut, Landjaegers,
      potatoes, Rye bread and dessert
      (beverage with dine-in)

      September 28, 2017
      Turner Hall
      102 South State Street 

      4 –  7

      Dine-in or Take-out (take-out from Washington St. entrance)

      Adults $10  ~  Children under 12 $5

    2. Community Connection Dinner On Us!
      5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

      Community Connection
      Dinner On Us!

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

      Thursday, September 28
      5:30 – 7:00 pm

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

      Menu:
      Ham Loaf
      Mashed Potatoes
      Vegetable Salad
      Rolls
      Dessert

  5. Sep
    29
    Fri

    1. Junior Pioneers Annual Meeting
      6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

      The Junior Pioneers will hold it’s Annual Meeting on Friday, September 29,
      at Turner Hall, 102 North State Street, New Ulm. The evening will begin
      with a social hour at 6 p.m., business meeting at 6:30 p.m., and a dinner
      at 7 p.m. followed by the program.

      Reservations are due by Tuesday, September 26.  Tickets are $25 each. Send
      checks to Junior Pioneers, P.O. Box 22, New Ulm, MN 56073. Call Lisa
      Besemer at 507-766-1991 or email her at lisabesemer@newulmtel.net with
      questions.

      The program this year will be “Brown County Fair, 1917 to 2017.” This
      presentation will be by Dan Hoisington who wrote the book entitled “Meet
      Us at the Fair: A History of the Brown County Fair”, in 2017 to
      commemorate the sesquicentennial of the Fair.

      Dan will speak about who helped create this fair, known to be one of the
      best in Minnesota for county fairs.  He will also take us down memory lane
      of past events, including a year the fair was cancelled, popular country
      groups that performed and more!

    2. The Junior Pioneers Annual Meeting
      6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      The Junior Pioneers will hold it’s Annual Meeting on Friday, September 29,
      at Turner Hall, 102 North State Street, New Ulm. The evening will begin
      with a social hour at 6 p.m., business meeting at 6:30 p.m., and a dinner
      at 7 p.m. followed by the program.
      Reservations are due by Tuesday, September 26.  Tickets are $25 each. Send
      checks to Junior Pioneers, P.O. Box 22, New Ulm, MN 56073. Call Lisa
      Besemer at 507-766-1991 or email her at lisabesemer@newulmtel.net with
      questions.

  6. Sep
    30
    Sat

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

      Free Community Breakfast

      Saturday, September 30th
      First United Methodist Church  
      Corner of Center and Broadway in New Ulm

      8:00 – 10:00 am

      ~ Pancakes, eggs, sausage, and coffee

      All are welcome!

    2. New Ulm Diabetes Walk
      8:30 am – 10:00 am

      3rd Annual

      New Ulm Diabetes Walk
      Raisisng Funds to Cure diabetes

      Saturday, Sept. 30
      New Ulm Civic Center 
      1212 North Franklin St.
      New Ulm, MN

      Registration at 8 am,
      Walk 8:30 – 10 am 
      (This is a 1 or 2 mile walk around the outside of the Brown
      County Fair Grounds on sidewalks)

      Raise money as a Team or Individually

      Sign up at the door or you can donate at www.gofundme.com/4aqertc

  7. Oct
    1
    Sun

    1. Pancakes, Potato Pancakes, Eggs & Sausage Breakfast
      8:30 am – 12:30 pm

      The 14th Annual Breakfast

      The Zuhrah Shriners 

      HO-HO AREA SHRINE CLUB

      Pancakes, Potato Pancakes, Eggs & Sausage Breakfast

      Sunday, October 1
      8:30 am – 12:30 pm
      Arlington Community Center 
      on Hwy 5 – Arlington, MN

      Donations
      Adults $8
      Children 6 – 12 yrs $4
      Under 6 yrs Free

    2. Dad’s Belgian Waffles
      9:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Dad’s Belgian Waffles
      All you care to eat

      Minnesota Valley 
      Lutheran High School 
      9 am – 12:30 pm

      Serving : Waffles, Sausages, Flavored Syrups and Beverages

      Everyone’s Invited!

      Proceeds go to MVL Booster Club to fundneeded projects at MVL

    3. Fall Dinner
      9:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Fall Dinner 
      Peace Lutheran Church
      413 W 5th St. – Winthrop, MN 55396

      Sunday, October 1

      Wendinger Polka Band Worship Service @ 9:30 am
      Dinner 11 am – 1 pm
      Bake Sale & Silent Auction 9 am – 1 pm
      Quilt Raffle Drawing 1 pm

      Menu:
      Chicken & Meatballs, Potatoes, Carrots, Coleslaw, Buns Dessert & Beverages

      Ticket Prices: Adult $10 ~ Children (ages 3 -10) $5 ~ Children (2 & under)  FREE

      Call 647-5374 for Take-outs

    4. Norwegian Smorgasbord And Country Store
      10:00 am – 1:30 pm

      The Nora Women’s Society of Hanska

      Norwegian Smorgasbord And Country Store
      Sunday, October 1st

      The Country Store opens at 10:00 am
      Church Service ~ 10:30 am
      Dinner ~ 11:00 am to 1:30 pm

      Enjoy Deviled eggs, meatballs, ham, turkey, Herring, tongue, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy,
      glazed carrots, sot suppe, rommegrot, rice pudding, lefse, flatbread and lots of Norwegian cookies!

      Adults meals are $16.00,
      Children 6-12 are $7.00
      Children 5 and under eat free!

      Nora church is located one mile east of Hanska off highway 257.

  8. Oct
    2
    Mon

    1. Delores Haas 95th Birthday
      2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      Delores Haas 95th Birthday

      Sunday, October 1 
      2 – 4 pm
      Lake Villa Maria ~ Marian Room
      Sleepy Eye, MN 

      NO Gifts ~ Bring lots of Hugs