Sun., Jan. 24 – The American Red Cross will be in Eden Valley on Wednesday, January 24th from 1:30-7:30pm at the Eden Valley Watkins High School Cafeteria in Eden Valley. Bring along your identification--it is required to donate. Parking and entrance thru Door #12 (behind the school). Appointments available online at www.redcrossblood.org or by calling or texting Bonnie at 320-282-1468 or via email to email@example.com.
Sat., Jan. 27 – Holy Cross Catholic School is hosting its annual Chili& Soup Cook Off from 5-8pm at the school. Judge's Choice and People's Choice prizes for best chili, soup and best decorated table. Quilt raffle, kid's games and refreshments. To enter the contest or for more info contact 320-398-7885 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sun., Feb. 25 – Euchre Party in Basement of St. James Church of
Jacobs Prairie at 7:00 p.m. Lunch will be served. Door prizes given. Any
cancellations will be announced on KASM and WJON radio stations.
Looking for homes for exchange students that will be arriving for this coming school year. Call today: 763-476-6515 or 1-800-314-3738 or Visit our website: www.erdtshare.org.
Third Monday of each month – The Saint Cloud Area Parkinson's Disease (PD) Support Group meets from 1:00pm to 2:30pm at the St. Cloud Library. There is no cost to attend, and the meetings are open to those diagnosed with PD, their families, caregivers, and the general public. For further information about the group, please call Independent Lifestyles at 320-529-9000.
First Tuesday of Each Month – Child Loss Support Group Meetings at St. Boniface School in the adult faith formation room from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Questions contact Kathy – 685-7443 or email@example.com
First Thursday of Each Month – Cold Spring Home Pride Lions Meeting. 6:00 p.m. social, 6:30 p.m. dinner. Location: Peace Lutheran Church. New members, RSVP to Rita Hennen (320-248-5044).
Second Tuesday of Each Month – Free Blood Pressure Clinic provided by the Assumption Community from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the John Paul Apartments Dining Room.
Second & Fourth Tuesday of Each Month – St. Cloud Support Group for Families. NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) sponsors free support groups for families and friends of individuals living with a mental illness. Led by trained facilitators who also have a family member with mental illness, the support groups help families develop better coping skills and find strength through sharing their experiences. A family support group meets in St. Cloud at 7:00-8:30 p.m., on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, at Calvary Community Church, 1200 Roosevelt Road. For information, call Mike at 320-259-7101.
River Lakes Arena – Open Public Skating, Sundays 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Open Public Adult Hockey, Sundays 8:15 to 9:45 p.m. Both events are consistent all the way through March 4th, 2018. Fees are $4 for students 18 and under and $6 for Adults. For other Open Public Ice events visit the City of Richmond website www.ci.richmond.mn.us. Or call 320-597- 7522.
American Legion members meetings are held at the Cold Spring American Legion on the second Thursday of each month. A good will offering snack at 6:00 p.m. Meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. sharp. A cash drawing and refreshments follow the meeting. Members are encouraged to attend.
TOPS “Take Off Pounds Sensibly” meets every Saturday morning at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. Weigh-in 8:15 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. followed by a 45 minute meeting. More info phone 685-8228.
Narcotics Anonymous Meeting Sunday evenings at 7:00 p.m. Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 601 Red River Ave. So., Cold Spring.
MEETING NOTICE - The following meetings are held each week in the Alanon Building in Cold Spring: Saturday, 7:30 p.m. - AA. Sunday, 7 p.m. - Big Book; Monday, 10 a.m. - Women’s AA, 6:30 p.m. - AA; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. - AA & Alanon; Wednesday, 8 p.m. - AA; Friday, 7:30 p.m. - AA.7:30 p.m.Thursday nights fellowship group - 7:30 p.m. - AA & Alanon. Call 685-8257 for more information.
St. Cloud Singles Club offers activities each month and a dance every third Friday at the Waite Park Legion from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Admission to the dance is just $5. All singles are welcome. For more information call Harold at 320-339-4533 or check out our website at www.stcloudsingles.net.