Community Bulletin Board
Join the quilting gathering at Delano Public Library on Thursday, March
9-1PM to work on your own projects in a group setting. The group welcomes both
experienced and novice quilters. For more information, call the Delano Library
Services provided include:
Education through handouts related to topics on nutrition, exercise,
prevention, safety, and more. Toenails are trimmed and filed to meet the needs of those seniors who have a
special health risk or are unable to do this themselves. Feet are massaged with
Questions related to health are addressed.
The knitting and needlework group meets at the Delano Public Library on Thursday, March 23rd, 6:30 to 8PM. to work on projects in a group setting. Questions are welcome and help is available.
The U of M Extension, Wright County, is seeking nominations for Farm Family of the Year. The family selected will receive recognition at the Wright County Fair, as well as statewide recognition at Farm Fest 2017 in Redwood Falls in August. Nominees should be actively involved with one or more agricultural enterprise, or should have made significant short-term progress with their agricultural endeavors. Nominees should also be involved with their communities and related organizations. To nominate a family to be Wright County Farm Family of 2017, call Rod Greder at U of M Extension, Wright County, at 763-682-7381, or send an e-mail to email@example.com, to obtain a nomination form. All nominations must be received by March 24th, and a family will be selected by May 31st.
Rehearsals are now underway for Buffalo Community Theater's spring comedy presentation of "Hot Flashes", a fast-paced, highly original production about menopause. Performances are scheduled for April 21-23, and 28-30th. Backstage and ushering help is needed, so BCT invites volunteers to help. For more information, visit the BCT website, bctmn.org, or by emailing buffaloct@gmailcom. Be sure to mark your calendar for this one......sure to be fun....for everyone!
Learn More about Tech Week with Snap Circuit at the Clearwater Public Library
during open hours this week. Snap Circuit kit will be available to challenge
your "techie" side.
The Buffalo Community Center has a group of quilters who are making "fidget quilts"; a fidget quilt is a small lap quilt decorated with items designed to occupy the restless hands of Alzheimer’s and dementia patients. Materials for the quilts have been donated, and the quilts are free to anyone who can use one. The group currently has several quilts completed…if you would like a quilt or would like more information, please contact the Buffalo Community Center at 763-682-6036.
March 26th, 2017
Mary Queen of Peace Church Hall , St. Martin Campus in Rogers, ,invites everyone to enjoy breakfast with them, on Sunday, March 26tht, from 8:30AM-Noon. Menu features pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, hash browns, fresh fruit, doughnuts, coffee & juice A Free Will offering will be accepted and money raised will be matched by Catholic United Financial and will support the Mary Queen of Peace Religious Education program. Hosted by the Catholic United Financial Council #075.
March 27th, 2017
Join in at the Delano Public Library on Monday, March 27th, 10:30 to 10:50AM to Snuggle Up and Read! They have designed an interactive story time just for your toddler. Join in for some singing, clapping, and fun stories. Learn a new literacy tip. Limited to 10 participants 18 month to 3 years with their caregivers. To register Call 763-972-3467.
Need help with your laptop, iPad or Kindle? Don’t know where to start? Come to the Saint Michael Public Library on Monday, March 27th, 5-7PM for individual help from a GRRL librarian. Up to 30 minutes per session. Call the library to register 763-497-1998.
March 28th, 2017
Take your little one to the Buffalo Public Library Wednesday, March 28th,
Join in at the Rockford Public Library on
Wednesday, March 28th, from 11:15AM to Noon for crafts, activities, stories and
songs for preschool children. For information about Rockford Public
Library services call 763-477-4216.
Hey Teen! Come to the Delano Public Library Tuesday, March 28th, 6-8PM. Hang out with your friends this week for teen-run game night. Learn some of the newest card and board games teens are playing. Some evenings will be relaxed; some will include tournaments and prizes. Munchies and beverages provided. Books to sharpen your gaming skills will be available. Sponsored by Delano Friends of the Library.
Stop in the Clearwater Public Library on
Tuesdays, Noon to 1PM for one -on -one Computer and Internet help. Call to
schedule an appointment or just walk in.
Hang out with your friends on this teen-run game night at the Delano Public Library on Tuesday, March 28th. Learn some of the newest card and board games teens are playing. Munchies and beverages provided. Books to sharpen your gaming skills will be available. Sponsored by Delano Friends of the Library.
The Clearwater Book Club Readers can join in on Wednesday, March
Stop in the Clearwater Public Library on Tuesdays, Noon-1PM for one -on -one Computer and Internet help. Call to schedule an appointment or just walk in. Call 320-558-6001
The Wright County Wellness on Wheels Van, has been replaced with a more compact, versatile vehicle. The Program will remain the same, but instead of providing services inside the van, the many available services will be provided inside the buildings of our new locations by registered nurses on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please note this new schedule:
1st Thursday, of the month: Monticello High School,
For more detailed information about services and addresses, or to make an appointment, call 763-682-7516. or 1-800-362-3667, or visit their website at www.co.wright.mn.us.
Wright County Public Health announces the Wellness On Wheels (WOW) Program of services which include:
Appointments are recommended by calling 763-682-7516 or toll free at 1-800-362-3667, ext. 7516.
On March 28th, from 6:30-7:30PM, Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Buffalo welcomes area youth from first grade through 12th to the Fishers Youth Group meeting. Youth will be watching some vintage film reels plus making Lenten pretzels. Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church is located at, 1970 Edmonson Ave. NE, in Buffalo—4 miles east of Buffalo on County Road 35. If you have any questions, contact Pastor Stephen Smith at 763-682-1878 or I can track down an answer for you—763-682-4462.
The Buffalo Community Center, and Bison Fishing Forever, with donations from many generous sources, is announcing another summer season, providing totally free fishing and boating outings on Lake Pulaski. So many worthy and appreciative groups and individuals, gratefully enjoy a day on the lake, provided by Bison Fishing Forever, that's BFF, four days per week, June through September. The groups include:- veterans, senior citizens, hospice patients, social service agencies.....adult, youth and church groups, disabled adults, individuals, and so many more. The outings are totally FREE, even tackle and bait is provided. To help make this possible, the BFF will be having a benefit dinner, and also a garage sale. More information about these events will be available later. For questions or more information, call the Buffalo Community Center, at 763-682-6036. We all need to help...to help those in need.
March 30th, 2017
All women are invited to the Northwest Deanery Lenten Day of Prayer at Christ the King Retreat Center, 621 First Avenue South, in Buffalo, on Thursday, March 30. The day begins with registration at 9, and ends at 3:00. This year's theme is "Reawakening Hope". The cost for the day is $35.00. For reservations, call Nancy at 763-682-1394.
March 31st, 2017
What excites the ladies more than jewelry? The SPRING BLING Jewelry Sale Event, that's what!...... ..offering a collection of new; vintage; and re-purposed jewelry and accessories. This beautiful Spring Bling Jewelry Sale event is sponsored by the St. Henry's Council of Catholic Women on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, March 3lst, and April 1-2, at St. Henry's Catholic Church Social Hall, 1001 East 7th St., in Monticello. They invite you to come and enjoy light refreshments, ...... and to shop their unique, and original assortment of sure-to-please styles and stones, that you'll be proud to wear for any occasion. That's the Spring Bling Jewelry Sale in Monticello.
The Rotary Club of St. Michael-Albertville will be hosting a fish fry on Friday, March 31st at the Liberty Restaurant & Bar (25 Central Ave. E., St. Michael) from 4:30 - 8PM. Cost is $11 for Ages 11 and up, $5 for Ages 6-10 and 5 and under are free. Proceeds support the Rotary scholarships for STMA students and the STMA School's WEB Program. For more information: www.stmarotary.org or 763-428-2921
April 1st, 2017
Rockford will be Rockin' at the 35th Annual Rockford Masonic Star Lodge #62 HOG ROAST FUNDRAISER, on Saturday, April 1st, from 4-10PM , at the Rockford Township Hall. The good time starts with a Social Hour at 4, dinner at 5, and a DJ will be following raffle drawings. $20 per person, for all you can eat and drink. Kids under 12 are FREE. Everyone will have fun trying to win a raffle or. a door prize! All funds raised from the event will be donated to Masonic Cancer Research, scholarships, the local food shelf, and maintenance and repairs to our nearly 150 year old historic lodge building in Rockford. For information or tickets, call Erik Sorenson, 763-477-3300. That's Saturday, April 1st, at the Rockford Township Hall, located at 3039 Dague Ave SE, Buffalo, MN.
April 30th, 2017
What could possibly be more fun for your little ones..... than the Baby
What could possibly be more fun for your little ones..... than the Baby Animal Fair?Yes...see Baby Animals Up-Close...on Sunday, April 30th, at the Wright County Baby Animal Fair 2017, at the Buffalo Civic Center, from noon until 4:00. Besides the animals, there is more Great Family Fun!.... Live Entertainment, Tasty Ethnic Foods, Fish Pond Prizes, Crafts and Games, and more. Admission: a gift of food or money for local food shelves. The theme for the day is "Ending World Hunger"...locally and globally. Sponsored by Heifer International Fundraiser. For more information, visit www.babyanimalfair.com . For Family Fun....the Wright County Baby Animal Fair...and so much more!, on Sunday, April 30, at the Buffalo Civic Center.