−Hillstrom Museum of Art11:15 am – 12:15 pm
The Hillstrom Museum of Art presents two concurrent, complimentary exhibitions: Minna Citron: The Uncharted Course from Realism to Abstraction and Peggy Bacon, Keeping the Realist Course, on view February 17 through April 17, with an opening reception Monday, February 17, 7-9pm. There will be a Gallery Talk at 7:30pm by Christiane H. Citron, granddaughter and scholar of Minna Citron.+11:15 amHillstrom Museum of Art
−33rd Annual New Ulm Farm City Hub Club Farm Show1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
33rd Annual New Ulm Farm City Hub Club Farm Show will be held March 7 & 8, New Ulm Civic Center, Fairgrounds on Friday from 1-8pm and Saturday from 10am-5pm.
Handouts; door prizes; farm show market emergency flashers; SMV Emblems at reduced prices. Free admission!
Farm Show Seminars:
Friday, March 7
4 pm – Estate Planning 101
6:30pm – Early Season Gardening
Saturday, March 8
11am – SBA Livestock Facility Loans
1pm – Estate Planning 101+1:00 pm33rd Annual New Ulm Farm City Hub Club Farm Show
−Carrie Rocha Coming to New Ulm8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Carrie Rocha, published author and creator of the Pocket Your Dollers website, is coming to New Ulm on Saturday, March 8, for a ladies only event hosted by Grace Community Church. This event is from 8:30am-12pm at the New Ulm Community Center.
Carrie will be presenting the principles she and her family applied to eliminate $50,000 of debt in 2.5 years and will have copies of her book, “Pocket Your Dollars” available for purchase. The $10 ticket include breakfast and the presentation and are available at Jacobs and Meidl, HyVee and Cash Wise. Tickets are required for this event.
For more information or to order tickets over the phone, contact Christine at 507-276-8897.+8:30 amCarrie Rocha Coming to New Ulm
−Brown County Humane Society Caged 4 Critters9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Brown County Humane Society will be holding their annual “Caged 4 Critters” fundraising event on Saturday, March 8, from 9am-4pm.
Supporters and friends of the Brown County Humane Society are invited to come to the Humane Society at 1301 South Valley Street in New Ulm and be a ‘Jail Bird’ to help raise funds for the shelter. Volunteers will make telephone calls to family and friends to raise money to ‘get out of jail’. 100% of dollars raised during the event will go directly to assist the pets at the shelter.
Please bring a cell phone to make your telephone calls. Pizza will be available over the lunch hour.
For further information, call 359-2312 or Gerald at 507-276-5888.+9:00 amBrown County Humane Society Caged 4 Critters
−Courtland Rec Center’s 63rd Annual Fish Fry, Courtland11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Courtland Rec Center 63rd Annual Fish Fry, Saturday, March 8, 11am-8pm.
Featuring beer battered fish, German or American potato salad, cole slaw, coffee, milk. Tickets $12/adults; $6/children under 12. Take out window is et up.+11:00 amCourtland Rec Center’s 63rd Annual Fish Fry, Courtland
−Celebrate Wanda Gag’s Birthday Party1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrate Wanda Gag’s Snippy and Snappy Birthday Party
Snippy and Snappy are celebrating Wanda’s 121st birthday with games, singing, crafts and treats. Come join us for a little ‘mouse’ fun on Saturday, March 9, 1-3pm at the Brown County Historical Museum Annex, 2 North Broadway, New Ulm.+1:00 pmCelebrate Wanda Gag’s Birthday Party
−Wabasso Lions Club Spring Breakfast9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wabasso Lions Club Spring Breakfast, Sunday, March 9, 9:30am-12:30pm at the Wabasso Community Center.
Menu: eggs, sausage, rolls, toast, coffee, milk and juice. Adults/$7; students/$4; preschool/free.
Proceeds are used for community projects.+9:30 amWabasso Lions Club Spring Breakfast
−26th Annual Men’s Ham Dinner, New Ulm10:30 am – 1:00 pm
26th Annual Men’s Ham Dinner, Sunday, March 9, 10:30am-1pm at the Church of St. Mary
Prepared by the men of St. Mary’s Parish. Menu: ham, potatoes, corn, cole slaw, ice cream, beverages. Hams prepared at The Backerei with special rye dough.
Adults/$10; children ages 12 and under/$5. Take outs available. Don’t forget to check out the bake sale and raffle.+10:30 am26th Annual Men’s Ham Dinner, New Ulm
−Gibbon Fire and Rescue Grilled Chicken Dinner11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gibbon Fire and Rescue is holding their annual Grilled Chicken Dinner on Sunday, March 9, from 11am-6pm at the Gibbon Community Ceneter.
Enjoy grilled chicken, potato salad, cole slaw, baked beans, dinner roll and beverage for $10/adult and $4/kids 4-12.+11:00 amGibbon Fire and Rescue Grilled Chicken Dinner
−Pasta with the Padres, Mankato4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Pasta with the Padres”, a dinner and silent auction to benefit ECHO Food Shelf and sponsored by the four Mankato Catholic Churches, will be held on Sunday, March 9, at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church; Blue Earth and Hubbell Streets, Mankato.
Serving will be from 4-7pm. Priests from the Mankato/North Mankato parishes will be there to help. Singers/guitarists Brian Kvebak and Tracy Buckle will provide entertainment. The event is open to the public. A free will offering will be taken.+4:00 pmPasta with the Padres, Mankato
−34th Annual New Ulm’s Home & Health Show3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Over 200 booths on display; drawing held every day; daily free seminars
Special Guest Chris Freytag, Fitness Expert & Media Personality, Presentation on Saturday, March 22, 11am & 1pm
Back by Popular Demand, Gary Curtis, Brainerd International Raceway all the show all 3 days
2014 Home Show Seminars
Friday, March 21
4 pm – Card Making the Easy Way by Stampin’ Up – Amy Rich
5pm – Fresh Floral Arrangements/Herb Gardening by Heather Hacker & Lynn Hacker
6pm – Financial Fitness: Understanding Credit Reports by SouthPoint Federal Credit
7pm – Ideal Protein, Your Last Diet by New Ulm Chiropractic
Saturday, March 22
11am – Fitness Expert & Media Personality, Chris Freytag
12pm – Revolutionary Parenting by St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
1pm – Fitness Expert & Media Personality, Chris Freytag
2pm – Radon Gads, Hidden Dangers in Your Home by Radon Solutions
3pm – Building a New Ulm: Getting Started by Nordaas American Homes
4pm – Social Security: Age Makes a Difference by Thrivent Financial
5pm – High Performance Net Zero Ready Homes by Extreme Panel Tech
Sunday, March 23
11:30am – Ideal Protein: Your Last Diet by New Ulm Chiropractic
12:30pm – Radon Gads, Hidden Dangers in Your Home by Radon Solutions
1:30pm - Building a New Ulm: Getting Started by Nordaas American Homes
2:30pm – The MN Radon Awareness Act: Radon in Real Estate Transactions by Ameradon Services
Click here to view poster.+3:00 pm34th Annual New Ulm’s Home & Health Show
−Powerful Tools for Caregivers Course, Springfield6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Powerful Tools for Caregivers Course will be held Thursday evenings April 3 – May 15 (no class on Thursday, April 17), 6-7:30pm at The Maples of St. John, Springfield.
This six-week course offers you, the Caregiver, ideas and actions you can take to reduce stress; communicate your concerns to physicians and family members; ways to deal with anger, guilt and depression; relaxation and positive self-talk and more.
Register by calling Claire at 507-723-3244. Must register by March 28. This is free.+6:00 pmPowerful Tools for Caregivers Course, Springfield