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May 26, 2024(2 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


May 26, 2024

Open Gym Basketball, noon - 2 p.m., Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Rd, St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

May 27, 2024(2 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 27, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

May 28, 2024(3 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 28, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


May 28, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

May 29, 2024(2 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 29, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

May 30, 2024(4 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

9:00 am: Coffee and Conversation


May 30, 2024

Coffee and Conversation, 9 a.m., Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. Guest: Holly Wieber, local author of “The Journey: Defying Cancer with Grace, Grit & Gratitude.” The book chronicles her husband Brian’s years of living with cancer in constant gratitude for the life he continued to celebrate. Archived social media posts, combined with reflections by his wife, tell the entire story, beyond the one they carefully crafted for social media. Learn what Holly has done to live with grief since Brian’s passing.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 30, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


May 30, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, open 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

May 31, 2024(3 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 31, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

3:00 pm: St. Joseph Farmers’ Market


May 31, 2024

St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, at the Lake Wobegon Trailhead, CR 2.

June 1, 2024(5 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

Online Registration due for Vacation Bible School

June 1, 2024

Online Registration due for Vacation Bible School, for kids ages 4 through 5th-grade, Riverside Church, 405 Riverside Ave. N., Sartell. www.RiversideEPC.org 

Registration due for Senior Royalty Essay Contest

June 1, 2024

Registration due for Senior Royalty Essay Contest, sponsored by the St. Joseph Y2K Lions. The contest is a 250 words (or less) essay to nominate a loved one (St. Joseph resident aged 55+ whose contributions have shaped our community for the better) to ride in the July Fourth Parade as St. Joseph Senior Royalty. Submit essays via email to Lion Becky Staneart: wonderwomanbls@aol.com 

11:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 1, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

11:00 am: Toddler Triathlon (ages 2-5)


June 1, 2024

Toddler Triathlon (ages 2-5), 11 a.m., Klinefelter Park, 1000 Dale St. E., St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

June 2, 2024(2 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


June 2, 2024

Open Gym Basketball, noon - 2 p.m., Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Rd, St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

June 3, 2024(6 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 3, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Book-A-Genealogist


June 3, 2024

Book-A-Genealogist, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Great River Regional Library Room 212), 1300 W. St. Germain St., St Cloud. Need extra assistance with your family research? Get one-on-one consultation from a professional volunteer genealogist researching your family tree and using the library's genealogy resources with expert guidance! Walk-ins welcome; First-come, first-served basis, but appointments are given top priority. Bring any info you already have and let us help you grow your family tree! Call 320-650-2500 to make an appointment. 

3:00 pm: Sartell Farmers’ Market


June 3, 2024

Sartell Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Scheels Athletic Complex, 1109 First St. S., Sartell.

5:30 pm: Sartell Lions Club


June 3, 2024

Sartell Lions Club, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., Stewart Giffin's House, 813 9th St No, Sartell. Stewart Giffin, 651-261-4272.

More information

June 4, 2024(10 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 4, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Memory Writers


June 4, 2024

Memory Writers, group develops topics and turn in stories, 10 a.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S, St Cloud.

10:15 am: Summer Storytime


June 4, 2024

Summer Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for stories, songs and fun! Books are geared to 3- to 6-year-olds but younger and older friends are welcome. Limit 30 children per session. No advanced registration, please check in at the Children's desk upon arrival.

11:00 am: Summer Storytime


June 4, 2024

Summer Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for stories, songs and fun! Books are geared to 3- to 6-year-olds but younger and older friends are welcome. Limit 30 children per session. No advanced registration, please check in at the Children's desk upon arrival.

1:00 pm: Garden Chat: Q and A with the Master Gardeners


June 4, 2024

Garden Chat: Q and A with the Master Gardeners, 1-3 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Walk in and ask gardening questions of the Master Gardeners of Stearns and Benton counties, who will be available to provide research-based information from the University of Minnesota Extension. 

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 4, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

5:00 pm: Laundry Love


June 4, 2024

Laundry Love, 5-8 p.m., St. Joseph Laundromat, 31 W. Minnesota St. The first and third Tuesdays of the month, guests will be able to get quarters and laundry supplies to do their laundry. Volunteers come from St. John’s Campus Ministry, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and the Central Minnesota Catholic Worker.

7:00 pm: St. Joseph Lions Club


June 4, 2024

St. Joseph Lions Club, 7 p.m., Millstream Park Pavilion 101 Fifth Ave. NW., St Joseph. Joanne Bechtold, 320-363-4483.

More information

June 5, 2024(3 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 5, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

June 6, 2024(6 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 6, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 6, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, open 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

6:00 pm: Raptor Encounters Program


June 6, 2024

Raptor Encounters Program, presented by the University of Minnesota’s Raptor Center, 6-7 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Come in and meet four real live raptors, including a bald eagle. Learn how they live, what they eat, what makes these birds raptors and what makes them unique. This program is made possible with Locally Growin’ donations. Limit 50.

6:30 pm: Tree Shakers Genealogy Club


June 6, 2024

Tree Shakers Genealogy Club, for ages 16 to adult, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Monthly genealogy club featuring an educational topic and discussion between members to share tips and ideas for the informal amateur genealogist. Beginner to advanced experience welcome. For ages 16 to adult. 

June 7, 2024(6 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 7, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

11:00 am: Member Appreciation Day


June 7, 2024

Member Appreciation Day, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Magnifi Financial, St. Joseph Branch, 1300 Elm St. E. Enjoy a free sit-down lunch (while supplies last). Pulled pork sandwich, baked beans, chips, cookie and water. And enter for a chance to win Twins tickets!

1:00 pm: Sartell Summerfest-Libertyville


June 7, 2024

Sartell Summerfest-Libertyville, 1-9 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N.

3:00 pm: St. Joseph Farmers’ Market


June 7, 2024

St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, at the Lake Wobegon Trailhead, CR 2.

June 8, 2024(7 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

Rescue Ride – Car Show and Fundraiser

June 8, 2024

Rescue Ride – Car Show and Fundraiser, Winner's Sports Bar & Grill, 311 Second St. S., Sartell. Food and drink specials, cornhole, tug-of-war, Hammerschlagen, and games. All proceeds will go to Patriot Assistance Dogs.

9:00 am: Brat sale


June 8, 2024

Brat sale, hosted by St. Joseph Lions Club, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW. All proceeds will benefit Lions Endeavors.

10:00 am: Summerfest Parade


June 8, 2024

Summerfest Parade, 10 a.m., route along Riverside Avenue.

12:00 pm: RocketUp Tattoo grand re-opening


June 8, 2024

RocketUp Tattoo grand re-opening, noon-5 p.m., 2167 Troop Dr. Ste. 102, Sartell. Food, giveaways, live tattooing and more.

4:00 pm: Summerfest Street Dance


June 8, 2024

Summerfest Street Dance, 4-10 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. Gates open 3:30 p.m. Sparky & Lee and Radio Nation. Bags and other lawn games provided. A recommended 21+ event.

June 9, 2024(5 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

12:00 pm: Joetown Blocks


June 9, 2024

Joetown Blocks, noon-5 p.m., downtown St. Joseph. Joetown Blocks is a gathering like no other, paying homage to the iconic Joetown Rocks event while putting a unique and old-school spin on the festivities: local musicians, food, a selection of locally crafted brews and spirits, activities to keep the whole family entertained, and the highlight of the day – the dunk tank! Our 50/50 raffle will support the continuation of this cherished new tradition. Bring cash for food and beverages and the Farmer's Market across the street.

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


June 9, 2024

Open Gym Basketball, noon - 2 p.m., Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Rd, St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

12:00 pm: Power Wheels Derby


June 9, 2024

Power Wheels Derby, noon, parking lot across from Bello Cucina, 15 E. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

June 10, 2024(7 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

9:00 am: Vacation Bible School


June 10, 2024 June 14, 2024

Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon, Riverside Church, 405 Riverside Ave. N., Sartell. For kids ages 4 through fifth grade. No cost, donations accepted. www.RiversideEPC.org

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 10, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Book-A-Genealogist


June 10, 2024

Book-A-Genealogist, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Great River Regional Library (Room 212), 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Need extra assistance with your family research? Get one-on-one consultation from a professional volunteer genealogist researching your family tree and using the library's genealogy resources with expert guidance. Walk-ins welcome; first-come, first-served basis, but appointments are given top priority. Bring any info you already have and let us help you grow your family tree. Call 320-650-2500 to make an appointment. 

3:00 pm: Sartell Farmers’ Market


June 10, 2024

Sartell Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Scheels Athletic Complex, 1109 First St. S., Sartell. 

3:30 pm: Fare For All


June 10, 2024

Fare For All, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR  2, St. Joseph. Fare For All is a pop-up grocery store that sells packs of fresh produce and frozen meat at up to 40-percent off retail prices.

June 11, 2024(7 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

9:00 am: Vacation Bible School


June 10, 2024 June 14, 2024

Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon, Riverside Church, 405 Riverside Ave. N., Sartell. For kids ages 4 through fifth grade. No cost, donations accepted. www.RiversideEPC.org

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 11, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:15 am: Summer Storytime


June 11, 2024

Summer Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for stories, songs and fun. Books are geared to 3- to 6-year-olds but younger and older friends are welcome. Limit 30 children per session. No advanced registration; please check in at the Children's desk upon arrival.

11:00 am: Summer Storytime


June 11, 2024

Summer Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for stories, songs and fun. Books are geared to 3- to 6-year-olds but younger and older friends are welcome. Limit 30 children per session. No advanced registration; please check in at the Children's desk upon arrival.

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 11, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

June 12, 2024(6 events)

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report

May 13, 2024

Comment period for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report, released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. https://www.pca.state.mn.us/watershed-information/mississippi-river-st-cloud

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

9:00 am: Vacation Bible School


June 10, 2024 June 14, 2024

Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon, Riverside Church, 405 Riverside Ave. N., Sartell. For kids ages 4 through fifth grade. No cost, donations accepted. www.RiversideEPC.org

9:00 am: Breakfast Club


June 12, 2024

Breakfast Club, 9-10 a.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S. Free for members, nominal fee for nonmembers. 320-253-8424.

More information

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 12, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

6:30 pm: St. Joseph Y2K Lions Club


June 12, 2024

St Joseph Y2K Lions Club, 6:30 p.m., St. Joseph American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St.

More information

June 13, 2024(7 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

9:00 am: Vacation Bible School


June 10, 2024 June 14, 2024

Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon, Riverside Church, 405 Riverside Ave. N., Sartell. For kids ages 4 through fifth grade. No cost, donations accepted. www.RiversideEPC.org

9:00 am: Seniors and Law Enforcement Together and Coffee and Conversation with the Sartell Senior Connection


June 13, 2024

Seniors and Law Enforcement Together and Coffee and Conversation with the Sartell Senior Connection, 9 a.m., Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. Sartell public safety officers and interested seniors meet monthly to discuss public safety issues affecting seniors and the community. Free for members; nominal fee for non-members. 

9:30 am: Senior Pride St. Cloud Bingo and Brunch


June 13, 2024

Senior Pride St. Cloud Bingo and Brunch, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Rainbow Wellness Collective, 601 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Seniors and their allies are welcome. Free brunch and bingo with great door and bingo prizes. To register: https://tinyurl.com/5n8hwt7h

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 13, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 13, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, open 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

1:30 pm: Senior Citizens Cards (500) and Games


June 13, 2024

Senior Citizens Cards (500) and Games, 1:30-3:30 p.m., St. Joseph Community Fire Station, 323 Fourth Ave. NE. 

June 14, 2024(5 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

9:00 am: Vacation Bible School


June 10, 2024 June 14, 2024

Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon, Riverside Church, 405 Riverside Ave. N., Sartell. For kids ages 4 through fifth grade. No cost, donations accepted. www.RiversideEPC.org

9:00 am: Brat sale


June 14, 2024

Brat sale, hosted by St. Joseph Lions Club, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW. All proceeds will benefit Lions Endeavors.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 14, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

3:00 pm: St. Joseph Farmers’ Market


June 14, 2024

St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, at the Lake Wobegon Trailhead, CR 2.

June 15, 2024(4 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

9:00 am: Brat sale


June 15, 2024

Brat sale, hosted by St. Joseph Lions Club, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW. All proceeds to benefit Lions endeavors.  

9:30 am: Central Minnesota Bookworms


June 15, 2024

Central Minnesota Bookworms, 9:30 am, Minnesota Street Market (meeting space at the back of the store), 27 W Minnesota St, St Joseph. Contact Kathy at (320) 470-0942 or Sandy at (320) 492-6362 with any questions.

11:30 am: Community Fellowship Meal


June 15, 2024

Community Fellowship Meal, 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1107 Pinecone Road S., Sartell. Meals are free, and guests can join us inside for the community meal or have takeout.

More information

June 16, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


June 16, 2024

Open Gym Basketball, noon - 2 p.m., Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Rd, St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

June 17, 2024(5 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 17, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Book-A-Genealogist


June 17, 2024

Book-A-Genealogist, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Great River Regional Library (Room 212), 1300 W. St. Germain St., St Cloud. Need extra assistance with your family research? Get one-on-one consultation from a professional volunteer genealogist researching your family tree and using the library's genealogy resources with expert guidance. Walk-ins welcome; first-come, first-served, but appointments are given top priority. Bring any info you already have and let us help you grow your family tree. To make an appointment: 320-650-2500. 

3:00 pm: Sartell Farmers’ Market


June 17, 2024

Sartell Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Scheels Athletic Complex, 1109 First St. S., Sartell.

7:00 pm: St. Joseph Rod & Gun Club Meeting


June 17, 2024

St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club, 7 p.m., American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St., St. Joseph.

More information

June 18, 2024(9 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 18, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Memory Writers


June 18, 2024

Memory Writers, group develops topics and turn in stories, 10 a.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S, St Cloud.

10:00 am: Mobile office hours


June 18, 2024

Mobile office hours, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Sartell City Hall. A caseworker from Rep. Tom Emmer’s office will be available to handle issues with federal government services. 

10:15 am: Summer Storytime


June 18, 2024

Summer Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for stories, songs and fun. Books are geared to 3- to 6-year-olds but younger and older friends are welcome. Limit 30 children per session. No advanced registration; please check in at the Children's desk upon arrival.

11:00 am: Summer Storytime


June 18, 2024

Summer Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for stories, songs and fun. Books are geared to 3- to 6-year-olds but younger and older friends are welcome. Limit 30 children per session. No advanced registration; please check in at the Children's desk upon arrival.

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 18, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

5:00 pm: Laundry Love


June 18, 2024

Laundry Love, 5-8 p.m., St. Joseph Laundromat, 31 W. Minnesota St. The first and third Tuesdays of the month, guests will be able to get quarters and laundry supplies to do their laundry. Volunteers come from St. John’s Campus Ministry, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and the Central Minnesota Catholic Worker.

7:00 pm: St. Joseph Lions Club


June 18, 2024

St. Joseph Lions Club, 7 p.m., Millstream Park Pavilion 101 Fifth Ave. NW., St Joseph. Joanne Bechtold, 320-363-4483.

More information

June 19, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 19, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

June 20, 2024(5 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 20, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

11:00 am: Garden Chat: Q and A with the Master Gardeners


June 20, 2024

Garden Chat: Q and A with the Master Gardeners, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Walk in and ask gardening questions of the Master Gardeners of Stearns and Benton counties, who will be available to provide research-based information from the University of Minnesota Extension. 

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 20, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, open 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

6:00 pm: American Legion-Sartell


June 20, 2024

American Legion-Sartell, open to all veterans young and old, 6 p.m., Sartell Community Center., 850 19th St. S. john.denney@charter.net.

June 21, 2024(5 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 21, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Burger and brat sale


June 21, 2024

Burger and brat sale, sponsored by Knights of Columbus, 10 a.m-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW, St. Joseph.

3:00 pm: St. Joseph Farmers’ Market


June 21, 2024

St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, at the Lake Wobegon Trailhead, CR 2.

8:00 pm: St. Cloud Singles Club Dance


June 21, 2024

St. Cloud Singles Dance, 8 p.m.-12 a.m., VFW Granite Post 428, 9 18th Ave N, St. Cloud. Anyone Single or Divorced over 21 welcome. Nominal fee. 320-339-4533. stcloudmnsingles.com

June 22, 2024(1 event)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

June 23, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


June 23, 2024

Open Gym Basketball, noon - 2 p.m., Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Rd, St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

June 24, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 24, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

June 25, 2024(3 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 25, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 25, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

June 26, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 26, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

June 27, 2024(3 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 27, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


June 27, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, open 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

June 28, 2024(3 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


June 28, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

3:00 pm: St. Joseph Farmers’ Market


June 28, 2024

St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, at the Lake Wobegon Trailhead, CR 2.

June 29, 2024(1 event)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

June 30, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


June 30, 2024

Open Gym Basketball, noon - 2 p.m., Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Rd, St. Joseph. Nominal fee.

July 1, 2024(3 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


July 1, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

5:30 pm: Sartell Lions Club


July 1, 2024

Sartell Lions Club, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., Stewart Giffin's House, 813 9th St No, Sartell. Stewart Giffin, 651-261-4272.

More information

July 2, 2024(6 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


July 2, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

10:00 am: Memory Writers


July 2, 2024

Memory Writers, group develops topics and turn in stories, 10 a.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S, St Cloud.

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


July 2, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

5:00 pm: Laundry Love


July 2, 2024

Laundry Love, 5-8 p.m., St. Joseph Laundromat, 31 W. Minnesota St. The first and third Tuesdays of the month, guests will be able to get quarters and laundry supplies to do their laundry. Volunteers come from St. John’s Campus Ministry, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and the Central Minnesota Catholic Worker.

7:00 pm: St. Joseph Lions Club


July 2, 2024

St. Joseph Lions Club, 7 p.m., Millstream Park Pavilion 101 Fifth Ave. NW., St Joseph. Joanne Bechtold, 320-363-4483.

More information

July 3, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


July 3, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

July 4, 2024(3 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


July 4, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


July 4, 2024

St. Joseph Food Shelf, open 1-3 p.m., 18 Birch St. E.

July 5, 2024(3 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


July 5, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org

3:00 pm: St. Joseph Farmers’ Market


July 5, 2024

St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, at the Lake Wobegon Trailhead, CR 2.

July 6, 2024(2 events)

2023 Summer Reading Challenge

June 3, 2024

2023 Summer Reading Challenge, Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for our summer reading challenge for children and teens, ages 0 to 18. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Have fun with reading and active challenges, programs, activities and more!

11:00 am: Benton County Museum


July 6, 2024

Benton County Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. https://mnbentonhistory.org