Winterwalk is tonight in downtown St. Joseph
Winterwalk activities will be held Friday, Nov. 30 at Church of St. Joseph, 12 W. Minnesota St. Come for supper and shop at the craft/vendor sales and bake sale all from 4-8 p.m. Stay for the 25-foot tree lighting at 6 p.m. outside on the church grounds. Visit and take a photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus starting at 6:30 p.m. The Heritage Hall will also have refreshments, craft-making for the children, as well as a variety of music. Shop downtown for business specials, refreshments and a chance to win prizes. Winterwalk is sponsored by the St. Joseph Y2K Lions, Church of St. Joseph and local sponsors.
Sartell Farmers’ Market Dec. 1 at Community Center
Sartell Farmers’ Market will be held from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 inside Sartell’s Community Center, 850 19th St. S. Come enjoy the lights and stop by for great farmers’ market items including: meat, eggs, baked goods, canned goods, caramel corn and many more items that make great gifts.
Fare for All set Dec. 10
Fare for All’s next distribution will be from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10 at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR 2, St. Joseph. Holiday packs, including a 9- to 11-pound spiral ham, a whole chicken, chicken drumsticks, mild Italian sausage, frozen mixed vegetables, frozen corn, meatballs and a Dutch apple pie, will be available. Fare for All is a budget-stretching program that allows people to save up to 40 percent off fresh fruits, vegetables and frozen meats. Distribution is once a month. This event is open to everyone who wants to stretch their grocery dollar. Cash, credit, debit cards and EBT cards are accepted. For more information, visit fareforall.org or call 1-800-582-4291.
Funsingers to kick off holiday season Dec. 11
Join the Sartell Senior Connection as it hosts the St. Cloud Area Funsingers for an afternoon of music and merriment to kick off the holiday season at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11 at the Senior space in the Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. This event is free and open to the public.
GNTC to hold auditions for “The Spitfire Grill’
Auditions for the Great Northern Theatre Company musical production, “The Spitfire Grill,” will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, Dec. 11 and 13 (this is a change from earlier announcements). Dinner theater show dates are Feb. 22, 23, 24 and Feb. 28, March 1, 2 and 3 at the Blue Heron Supper Club in Cold Spring. Audition information is available at www.gntc1.com or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.