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  1. May
    6
    Fri

    1. Fairfax City-Wide Garage Sales (all-day)
      May 6 – May 7

      Fairfax City-Wide Garage Sales 

      Friday, May 6th and Saturday , May 7th

      25 sales throughtout town & country.  Some sales have extended dates other than May 6th & 7th.    A huge variety of treasures & Something of interest for everyone!

      This event is sponsored by the Fairfax Civic & Commerce Association.

      If you have any questions or need any additional info. call either Colleen Schweiss @ 507-426-7295 ar Anna Dummer @ 507-426-6002. 

  2. May
    7
    Sat

    1. Winthrop Garden Club
      8:00 am – 11:00 am

      Winthrop Garden Club 

      Plant Sale
      May 7th
      8 – 11 am

      South Shelter
      Winthrop Park

      Questions Call ~ Mary Trebelhorn
      507-327-5750 

  3. May
    9
    Mon

    1. TIP night at Pizza Ranch
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      “Retro Ron” is Back and Performing at New Ulm’s Pizza Ranch

      Monday, May 9
      5-8 PM

      May is National Stroke Awareness Month!

      TIPS will be shared by 2 area Stroke Survivors!
      Pizza Ranch is also donation a portion of the evening’s sales to MNBIF 

  4. May
    10
    Tue

    1. Stroke Support Group – New Ulm Medical Center
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      The Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11:30 am in the New Ulm Medical Center clinic lower level meeting room. Enter through the clinic and follow the signs. For more information, call 507.217.5173.

    2. Senior Dance
      1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      Senior Dance

      Tuesday, May 10th
      1:00 – 4:00 pm

      Music provided by
      “Lyndon Peterson”

      American Legion
      229 W. Nassau
      St. Peter

      There will be an admission charge for this event

      Questions? Call Sylvia @ 934-7227 

    3. Town Hall Meetings To Prevent Underage Drinking
      6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

      Communities Talk:

      Town Hall Meetings To Prevent
      Underage Drinking

      New Ulm:  Tuesday, May 10th 6:00 – 7:30 pm at
      Civic Center Room 203
      Springfield:  Tuesday, May 17th 6:00 – 7:30 pm
      LeBon Entertainment & Event Center

      The objective is to create awareness about underage alcohol
      use in Brown County and how it affects our communities.
      Their will be a short presentation, a panel of Experts and a
      question and answer session.
      FREE Event!
      Refreshments will be provided!
       

  5. May
    12
    Thu

    1. Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind – Mankato
      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind is now meeting on the 2nd Thurs of every month at the American Legion Club #11 – 223 East Walnut Street – Mankato MN from 6:30-8:30 pm in the basement meeting room.

      For more information call Jack Rupert President 507.276.4640 or email jerupert@outlook.com

    2. Prairie Piecemakers
      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      The Prairie Piecemakers will have their monthly meeting on Thursday, May 12th at 7 pm at St. Pauls Lutheran church.  Sewing Seeds quilt shop will be the presenters.  We will also have election of officers.

  6. May
    13
    Fri

    1. Fluff n Puff Pillow Cleaning – Turner Hall New Ulm
      7:30 am – 3:30 pm

      Fluff n Puff Pillow Cleaning

      Friday May 13
      7:30 am – 3:30 pm

      Turner Hall
      use rear entrance, Founder’s Room 

  7. May
    14
    Sat

    1. Come and Go Bridal Shower – Kasi Wilhelm bride to be of Todd Weller
      10:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Come and Go Bridal Shower

      Kasi Wilhelm bride to be of Todd Weller

      Saturday, May 14
      10 – 12:00 noon
      Peace Lutheran Church
      413 West 5th St, Winthrop

      Parents: Tom & Rhonda Wilhelm of Winthrop
      Brian & Cindy Weller of Belgrade

      Registered at: Target, Kohls, Menards 

  8. May
    17
    Tue

    1. Town Hall Meetings To Prevent Underage Drinking
      6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

      Communities Talk:

      Town Hall Meetings To Prevent
      Underage Drinking

      New Ulm:  Tuesday, May 10th 6:00 – 7:30 pm at
      Civic Center Room 203
      Springfield:  Tuesday, May 17th 6:00 – 7:30 pm
      LeBon Entertainment & Event Center

      The objective is to create awareness about underage alcohol
      use in Brown County and how it affects our communities.
      Their will be a short presentation, a panel of Experts and a
      question and answer session.
      FREE Event!
      Refreshments will be provided!
       

  9. May
    19
    Thu

    1. Spaghetti Supper – Oakwood Methodist Church New Ulm
      4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

      Spaghetti Supper

      at the Oakwood Methodist Church
      in New Ulm on Oakwood Ave.

      May 19
      4:00 – 6:30 pm or until gone

      Free will offering to benefit the NUMAS House 

  10. May
    20
    Fri

    1. Dairy Queen Blizzard Day (all-day)
      May 20

      Dairy Queen Blizzard Day

      May 20, 2016 All Day Blizzard Sales
      Crafts, Games, & Silent Auction  4 – 7 PM

      Come buy a Blizzard anytime on May 20, 2016 at the New Ulm Dairy Queen and a portion of the amount will go to fund Pro Kinship for Kids activities.  Enjoy a great treat and support Pro Kinship at the same time.  Bring your friends, family, or your whole neighborhood for fun.

      Bring your children or neighborhood children down to Dairy Queen this day for a feel for what is like to be part of Pro Kinship for Kids.  Staff and volunteers will be available to answer questions, and talk about the program.

      4 – 7:30 pm Will be a silent auction this day to bid on some fun items as will
       

    2. Spaghetti Feed, Silent Auction, & Bake Sale benefit for Rick Huls – Hector
      4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

      The Rick Huls Benefit Committee will be hosting a

      Spaghetti Feed, Silent
      Auction, & Bake Sale
      benefit for

      Rick Huls
      Friday, May 20, 2106
      4 – 7 pm
      BLHS – Hector Campus

      Rick has battled leiomyosarcoma cancer and has now been diagnosed
      with and is undergoing treatment for secondary lung cancer.

      Volunteer information or to donate silent auction items please contact Adelle Jacoby
      320.848.6195 or Nancy Mathiowetz 320.848.6689
      Bake sale information or to donate Bake Sale items please contact Mary Schroeder
      320.848.6102 or Pam Foesch 320.848.2858 

  11. May
    21
    Sat

    1. 5K Fun Run/Walk AND A Car Show & Cruise
      8:30 am – 7:00 pm

      Cancer Cruise

      5K Fun Run/Walk AND A Car Show & Cruise

      8:30 am – 5 K Fun Run/Walk

      11:00 am – Car Show Starts
            -suggested $10 donation to enter a vehicle. Pre-registration is not required

      4:00 pm – Cancer Cruise leaves Arlington

      Commemorative T-shirts for sale! Please pre-order to guarantee your size
      For registration infomation, T-shirt orders or for questions about the events:
      Email: Cancer Cruise55307@gmail.com 
      Call: (507)964-5603
      Rain date: Sunday, May 22

      Find us on Facebook : Cancer Cruise of Sibley County MN 

      All proceeds will be donated to the Alex Gieseke Family to help with expenses associated with Alex’s
      second cancer journey.

       

       

       

       

  12. May
    23
    Mon

    1. American Legion Poppies – New Ulm (all-day)
      May 23

      Caring, Sharing and assisting our Veterans

      Purchase your poppies all around New Ulm
      May 23 

       

      The American Legion Auxiliary

  13. May
    26
    Thu

    1. Bridge on Center Open House – New Ulm
      1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

      Bridge on Center
      1113 Center Street
      New Ulm 

      Open House
      May 26
      1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

      Bridge on Center Clubhouse is part of a 10 County initiative that began in the late
      1990′s to reduce the costs associated with crisis by reducing the admissions to
      emergency rooms and psychiatric facilities.

      The success of Bridge on Center is attributed to the many professionals and clubhouse
      members that take an active role in making it a warm, safe, and fun place to be!

      Come see what the clubhouse has to offer, enjoy snacks and refreshments, and be
      entered to win a door prize! Enjoy time and stories with friends, neighbors and fellow
      members of Bridge on Center!

      Hope to see you there!

       

  14. Jun
    3
    Fri

    1. Pie & Ice Cream Social – Community Band Concert – Lafayette
      5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

      St. Gregory the Great
      Catholic Church

      Pie & Ice Cream Social

      Friday, June 3
      5:30 – 7:30 pm

      Lafayette Community Center

      Serving: BBQ Sandwiches, hot dogs, salads, chips, pie desserts, ice cream
      coffee and lemonade

      Join us!

      Stay for the Lafayette Community Band Concert at 7:30 

  15. Jun
    4
    Sat

    1. Kaylie & Tyler’s Faith Jam 2016
      10:00 am – 10:00 pm

      Kaylie & Tyler’s Faith Jam 2016

      June 4, 2016
      5K/1 Mile Colorful “Run/Walk”
      3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

      St. Mary’s School
      104 St. Mary’s St. NE
      Sleepy Eye, MN 

      Join us for a free will offering meal, silent auction, guest speakers,
      free music, 5K/1Mile run/walk, games in the park, face painting,
      fun and fellowship!

      Music by 2nd Notion

      To participate in the 5K, 1 mile or 3 on 3 tournament, volunteer
      or donate you can find us at:

      kthumbleheartsfoundation.org
      or
      507.227.4220

      Take advantage of early bird deadline May 20th

      Proceeds benefit
      Scholarships for Sleepy Eye Public, Martin County West,
      and Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s High Schools
      Epilepsy Foundation of MN, Grieving families,
      Families with hardships, Community cohesion events 

       

       

  16. Jun
    9
    Thu

    1. Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind – Mankato
      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind is now meeting on the 2nd Thurs of every month at the American Legion Club #11 – 223 East Walnut Street – Mankato MN from 6:30-8:30 pm in the basement meeting room.

      For more information call Jack Rupert President 507.276.4640 or email jerupert@outlook.com

  17. Jun
    14
    Tue

    1. Stroke Support Group – New Ulm Medical Center
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      The Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11:30 am in the New Ulm Medical Center clinic lower level meeting room. Enter through the clinic and follow the signs. For more information, call 507.217.5173.

  18. Jul
    9
    Sat

    1. 452nd General Supply Company (QM) All Reunion
      2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

      452nd General Supply Company (QM)
      All Reunion
      “WWII, Vietnam, Gulf War, OIF, & All Who Served”
      Saturday July 9, 2016

      Orchid Inn & Motor Lodge
      500 Burnside Street
      Sleepy Eye, MN 56085

      We request your presence to celebrate this historic occasion.
      Doors Open 2 pm, Social Hour 3 pm, Dinner 6 pm
      Close 10 pm, Dress: Business Casual

      RSVP by June 15, 2016 

  19. Jul
    12
    Tue

    1. Stroke Support Group – New Ulm Medical Center
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      The Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11:30 am in the New Ulm Medical Center clinic lower level meeting room. Enter through the clinic and follow the signs. For more information, call 507.217.5173.

  20. Jul
    14
    Thu

    1. Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind – Mankato
      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind is now meeting on the 2nd Thurs of every month at the American Legion Club #11 – 223 East Walnut Street – Mankato MN from 6:30-8:30 pm in the basement meeting room.

      For more information call Jack Rupert President 507.276.4640 or email jerupert@outlook.com

  21. Aug
    9
    Tue

    1. Stroke Support Group – New Ulm Medical Center
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      The Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11:30 am in the New Ulm Medical Center clinic lower level meeting room. Enter through the clinic and follow the signs. For more information, call 507.217.5173.

  22. Aug
    11
    Thu

    1. Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind – Mankato
      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind is now meeting on the 2nd Thurs of every month at the American Legion Club #11 – 223 East Walnut Street – Mankato MN from 6:30-8:30 pm in the basement meeting room.

      For more information call Jack Rupert President 507.276.4640 or email jerupert@outlook.com

  23. Sep
    8
    Thu

    1. Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind – Mankato
      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind is now meeting on the 2nd Thurs of every month at the American Legion Club #11 – 223 East Walnut Street – Mankato MN from 6:30-8:30 pm in the basement meeting room.

      For more information call Jack Rupert President 507.276.4640 or email jerupert@outlook.com

  24. Sep
    13
    Tue

    1. Stroke Support Group – New Ulm Medical Center
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      The Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11:30 am in the New Ulm Medical Center clinic lower level meeting room. Enter through the clinic and follow the signs. For more information, call 507.217.5173.

  25. Oct
    11
    Tue

    1. Stroke Support Group – New Ulm Medical Center
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      The Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 10-11:30 am in the New Ulm Medical Center clinic lower level meeting room. Enter through the clinic and follow the signs. For more information, call 507.217.5173.

  26. Oct
    13
    Thu

    1. Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind – Mankato
      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Riverbend Chapter of Minnesota Federation of the Blind is now meeting on the 2nd Thurs of every month at the American Legion Club #11 – 223 East Walnut Street – Mankato MN from 6:30-8:30 pm in the basement meeting room.

      For more information call Jack Rupert President 507.276.4640 or email jerupert@outlook.com