Feb. 23 Town criers

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St. John’s Boys’ Choir to perform Masterworks

The St. John’s Boys’ Choir boys lend their pristine voices to the classical music of master composers enriched by the beautiful acoustics of the Great Hall at St. John’s University. Soprano Patricia Kent joins the boys as they explore works from the Renaissance to the 20th century. Hear selections from the Mozart Solemn Vespers, Pergolesi Stabat Mater and a full performance of the Vivaldi Gloria. Performance is at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4 in the Great Hall, St. John’s University. To order tickets and learn more, visit www.sjbchoir.org or call 320-363-2558.

Chamber event Feb. 24 to showcase businesses

Escape the cold at the 13th annual Sartell Community Showcase from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. The family-friendly event features more than 80 vendor booths with children’s games, prizes and products for purchase. Explore the new community center with the scavenger hunt. The event is sponsored by PineCone Vision Center and the Sartell Chamber of Commerce. For more information, visit sartellchamber.com.

Swing Dance set Feb. 26 at SHS
The second annual Sartell High School Swing Dance will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26 at Sartell High School.The event will be held in the HS Commons and will feature four performance groups: High School Jazz Band I and II and both Middle School jazz bands. Before the main event, free swing-dance lessons will be provided from 6:30-7 p.m by StudioJeff of St. Cloud. Free-will donations are encouraged. All donations benefit the Sartell High School Band Activity Fund, which covers the Jazz Band, Pep Band and Marching Band.

Whitney advisory board seeks applicants

The city of St. Cloud is seeking applicants for the advisory board of Whitney Senior Center. Whitney Senior Center is at 1527 Northway Drive. The mission of Whitney Senior Center is to provide life-long learning opportunities, recreation, socialization, health and fitness that promotes aging in place to residents age 55 and older. This mission is accomplished in a nondiscriminatory inclusive manner. Citizens can pick up an application to the St. Cloud Boards and Commissions at Whitney Senior Center or City Hall. It is also available online at www.ci.stcloud.mn.us Applications will be accepted through March 5 and should be turned in to the mayor’s office.

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.

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