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Events in May 2024

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April 28, 2024(4 events)

8:00 am: Pickleball


April 28, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


April 28, 2024

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

4:00 pm: “Songs for the People”


April 28, 2024

“Songs for the People,” performed by Great River Chorale, 4 p.m., Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 4310 CR 137, St. Cloud. American folksongs and hymns, African-American spirituals and gospel music. In person and live stream. With ASL Interpretation. Tickets at greatriverchorale.org and at the door.

4:00 pm: Community prayer for peace


April 28, 2024

Community prayer for peace, sponsored by First United Methodist Church, Celebration Lutheran Church and St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 4 p.m., Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. We will gather and then walk around Lake Frances. Molly Weyrens: 320-828-4465. 

April 29, 2024(5 events)

9:00 am: Hypertension Control Wellness Workshop


April 29, 2024

Hypertension Control Wellness Workshop presented by health coaches, 9-10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


April 29, 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: Tai Chi classes


April 29, 2024

Tai Chi classes, 11 a.m. - noon, St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St E. Free. Come learn and practice the movements of Tai Chi. Regular practice can increase flexibility and strength, and improve cardiovascular fitness. The emphasis is on correct posture means that Tai Chi can instill a greater awareness of the body and how it moves through space. 

6:00 pm: Pickleball


April 29, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee.

7:00 pm: St. Joseph Township Board


April 29, 2024

St. Joseph Township Board, 7 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.

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April 30, 2024(3 events)

9:00 am: Stearns County Board of Commissioners


April 30, 2024

Stearns County Board of Commissioners, 9 - 11 a.m., 705 Courthouse Square, St Cloud.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


April 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


April 30, 2024

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

May 1, 2024(5 events)

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 1, 2024

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

2:00 pm: Advocates for Independence


May 1, 2024

Advocates for Independence, 2-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, 215 Benton Drive N., Sauk Rapids. 320-529-9000.

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6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 1, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

6:30 pm: St. Cloud school board meeting / work session


May 1, 2024

St. Cloud school board meeting / work session, 6:30 p.m., District Administration Office, St. Cloud Area School District 742, 1201 Second St. S., Waite Park.

6:30 pm: St. Stephen City Council


May 1, 2024

St. Stephen City Council, 6:30 p.m., St. Stephen City Hall, 2 Sixth Ave SE.

May 2, 2024(4 events)

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 2, 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 2, 2024

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

6:00 pm: St. Joseph Human Rights Commission


May 2, 2024

St. Joseph Human Rights Commission, 6-7:30 p.m., St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E.

6:30 pm: Tree Shakers Genealogy Club


May 2, 2024

Tree Shakers Genealogy Club, 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. 

May 3, 2024(2 events)

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 3, 2024

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

4:00 pm: Spring Bling Sale


May 3, 2024

Spring Bling Sale, 4-7 p.m., St. Francis Xavier Church, 219 Second St. N., Sartell. Shop our collection of new, vintage and repurposed jewelry, scarves and handbags. Refreshments will be served.

May 4, 2024(5 events)

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 4, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

10:00 am: Craft-Vendor-Bake Sale


May 4, 2024

Craft-Vendor-Bake Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Richmond Arena, 319 Central Ave. S. (a block off Hwy. 23), Richmond. Free admission.

10:00 am: Free Comic Book Day


May 4, 2024

Free Comic Book Day, in partnership with Granite City Comics, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Join us for activities and a free comic book.

11:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 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 New Moms Group


May 4, 2024

St. Joseph New Moms Group, 1 p.m., Local Blend, 19 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. Join the Facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/stjoenewmoms or connect with Sara Zimmerman, 612-723-6658. 

May 5, 2024(2 events)

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 5, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


May 5, 2024

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

May 6, 2024(9 events)

9:00 am: Wellness Courses


May 6, 2024

Wellness Courses, 9-10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E. Free. 

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 6, 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


May 6, 2024

Book-A-Genealogist, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Great River Regional Library (Room 212), 1300 W. St. Germain St., St Cloud. 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. Call 320-650-2500 to make an appointment. 

11:00 am: Tai Chi classes


May 6, 2024

Tai Chi classes, 11 a.m.-noon, St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E. Free. Come learn and practice the movements of Tai Chi. Regular practice can increase flexibility and strength, and improve cardiovascular fitness. The emphasis is on correct posture; Tai Chi can instill a greater awareness of the body and how it moves through space.

3:30 pm: Fare For All


May 6, 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.

5:30 pm: Sartell Lions Club


May 6, 2024

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

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6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 6, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee.

6:00 pm: Sartell Planning Commission (CANCELED)


May 6, 2024

Sartell Planning Commission, 6 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N.

6:00 pm: St. Joseph City Council


May 6, 2024

St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E.

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May 7, 2024(7 events)

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 7, 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


May 7, 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: Garden Chat: Q and A with the Master Gardeners


May 7, 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


May 7, 2024

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

5:00 pm: Laundry Love


May 7, 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


May 7, 2024

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

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7:00 pm: St. Wendel Township meeting


May 7, 2024

St. Wendel Township Meeting, 7 p.m., Township Hall, 36922 CR 4, St. Joseph.

May 8, 2024(8 events)

9:00 am: Breakfast Club


May 8, 2024

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

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 8, 2024

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

11:30 am: St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce


May 8, 2024

St. Joseph Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E. stjosephchamber.com

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1:00 pm: “St. Cloud Community Policing Agreement 2024", by League of Women Voters


May 8, 2024

“St. Cloud Community Policing Agreement 2024", by League of Women Voters, 1 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St Cloud, and via Zoom. Learn more at https://www.lwvsca.org/

6:00 pm: Fiber Arts Club


May 8, 2024

Fiber Arts Club, 6-7 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Bring your fiber arts project and join us for an hour of open creation. A staff member with experience in crocheting will be available to show basic beginner concepts. For teens and adults.

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 8, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

6:00 pm: Stearns County Park Commission meeting


May 8, 2024

Stearns County Park Commission meeting, 6 p.m., Stearns County Parks Office, 1802 County Road 137, Waite Park.

6:30 pm: St. Joseph Y2K Lions Club


May 8, 2024

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

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May 9, 2024(8 events)

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


May 9, 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. 

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 9, 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: Sartell-Sauk Rapids Moms Club Monthly Social


May 9, 2024

Location varies each month. Contact Tanya at [email protected] for questions or to join the group.

10:30 am: Preschoolers Play and Learn Workshop


May 9, 2024

Preschoolers Play and Learn Workshop, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Encourage a love of learning as you and your child play, explore, discover, count and create. Activities designed for ages 1 to 5. No registration, but room limits may be enforced. 

1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


May 9, 2024

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

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


May 9, 2024

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

6:00 pm: Between the Covers Book Discussion


May 9, 2024

Between the Covers Book Discussion, 6-7 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. May’s title is the mystery thriller “The Last Thing He Told Me” by Laura Dave. For teens and adults interested in the title. 

6:00 pm: Stearns County Board of Adjustment


May 9, 2024

Stearns County Board of Adjustment, 6 p.m., County Service Center, 3301 CR 138, Waite Park. Please contact Environmental Services at 320-656-3613 for more information

May 10, 2024(3 events)

9:00 am: Brat sale


May 10, 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


May 10, 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 10, 2024

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

May 11, 2024(4 events)

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 11, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

9:00 am: Brat sale


May 11, 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.

11:00 am: Women of Today Bike Event


May 11, 2024

Women of Today Bike Event, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 1000 Dale St. E., St. Joseph.

1:00 pm: First annual Mental Health Awareness/Suicide Prevention Town Team Baseball Game


May 11, 2024

First annual Mental Health Awareness/Suicide Prevention Town Team Baseball Game, 1-5 p.m., St. Cloud Orthopedics Field, 802 12th St. N., Sartell. Mora Blue Devils manager Jayson and wife Michelle lost their daughter Jaydan Pautzke, 20, on Sept. 1, 2023 to suicide. Sartell Stone Poneys lost one of their players, Reece Johnson, 22 on Oct. 22, 2023 to suicide. The two teams will come together to play and raise awareness and money for suicide prevention and mental-health awareness.

May 12, 2024(2 events)

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 12, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


May 12, 2024

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

May 13, 2024(9 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 13, 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


May 13, 2024

Book-A-Genealogist, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Great River Regional Library (Room 212), 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Get a 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. Call 320-650-2500 to make an appointment. 

11:00 am: Tai Chi classes


May 13, 2024

Tai Chi classes, 11 a.m.-noon, St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E. Free. Come learn and practice the movements of Tai Chi. Regular practice can increase flexibility and strength, and improve cardiovascular fitness. The emphasis is on correct posture; Tai Chi can instill a greater awareness of the body and how it moves through space.

12:00 pm: St. Joseph Convention & Visitor's Bureau meeting


May 13, 2024

St. Joseph Convention & Visitor's Bureau meeting, noon, Minnesota Street Market, 27 Minnesota St. W., St. Joseph.

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 13, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee.

6:00 pm: Sartell City Council


May 13, 2024

Sartell City Council, 6-8 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. Council meetings are open to the public. Council meetings can also be viewed live on Charter channel 181 and again at 9 a.m. the Wednesday following the meeting.

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6:00 pm: St. Joseph Planning Commission


May 13, 2024

St. Joseph Planning Commission, 6 p.m., Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E. 

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7:00 pm: St. Joseph Township Board


May 13, 2024

St. Joseph Township Board, 7 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.

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May 14, 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

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 14, 2024

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

11:30 am: Sartell Chamber of Commerce


May 14, 2024

Sartell Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Waters Church, 1227 Pinecone Road N., Sartell. 320-258.6061. [email protected]

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1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


May 14, 2024

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

6:30 pm: St. Stephen Planning Commission meeting


May 14, 2024

St. Stephen Planning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m., City Hall Council Chamber, 2 Sixth Ave. SE, St Stephen.

7:00 pm: National Alliance on Mental Illness


May 14, 2024

National Alliance on Mental Illness, 7 - 8:30 p.m., online meeting via "Hey Peers" until further notice. The Family Support Group is for Family Members, Caregivers and Friends of a person affected by mental illness. Any diagnosis, any age. Follow these instructions to register: http://www.namistcloud.com/support-groups.html

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May 15, 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

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 15, 2024

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

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 15, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

6:30 pm: St. Cloud school board meeting


May 15, 2024

St. Cloud school board, 6:30 p.m., District Administration Office, St. Cloud Area School District 742, 1201 Second St. S., Waite Park.

May 16, 2024(9 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

2024 St. Joseph Citywide Garage Sales

May 16, 2024

2024 St. Joseph Citywide Garage Sales

9:00 am: Coffee and Conversation


May 16, 2024

Coffee and Conversation, 9 a.m., Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. Topic: Health and Wellness As We Age. Guest speaker: Melanie Halter, a functional nutrition and lifestyle counselor and practitioner with Joy Health and Wellness. Halter will offer insights and lead discussion about the relationship between food and our overall wellness as we age. 

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 16, 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


May 16, 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


May 16, 2024

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

4:00 pm: Pillow Cleaning and Perennial Plant Sale


May 16, 2024

Pillow Cleaning and Perennial Plant Sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 4-7 p.m., St. Joseph American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St. Questions: Call Ann Reischl 363-8825.

6:00 pm: American Legion-Sartell


May 16, 2024

American Legion-Sartell, open to all veterans young and old, 6 p.m., Sartell Community Center., 850 19th St. S. [email protected].

6:00 pm: D&D Adventures


May 16, 2024

D&D Adventures, 6-8 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Grab a character sheet and join us for a night of fantasy adventuring. Impromptu storytelling at its best. For teens and adults. Limit 10 per session. 

May 17, 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

2024 St. Joseph City Wide Garage Sales.

May 17, 2024

2024 St. Joseph City Wide Garage Sales.

7:00 am: Pillow Cleaning and Perennial Plant Sale


May 17, 2024

Pillow Cleaning and Perennial Plant Sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 7 a.m.-3 p.m., St. Joseph American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St. Questions: Call Ann Reischl 363-8825.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 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: Burger and brat sale


May 17, 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


May 17, 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


May 17, 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

May 18, 2024(13 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

2024 St. Joseph City Wide Garage Sales.

May 18, 2024

2024 St. Joseph City Wide Garage Sales.

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 18, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

8:00 am: Spring Appliance and Electronic Dropoff


May 18, 2024

Spring Appliance and Electronic Dropoff, 8 a.m.-noon, Public Works Facility, 1855 Elm St. E., St. Joseph. Residents who participate in the City Refuse Program are eligible to place additional refuse curbside at no additional charge. All refuse must be on curbside by 6 a.m. and items are limited to a 6-feet by 6-feet area. The annual clean-up handout shows what can and cannot be placed curbside as well as what can be brought to the appliance and electronic dropoff. 

8:30 am: Plant Sale


May 18, 2024

Plant Sale, 8:30-11 a.m., Drexel Catholic School, 428 Second St. SE, St. Cloud. Contact [email protected] or 1-320-255-6169 for more information.

9:30 am: Central Minnesota Bookworms


May 18, 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.

10:00 am: Burger and brat sale


May 18, 2024

Burger and brat sale, sponsored by Knights of Columbus, 10 a.m-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW, St. Joseph.

10:00 am: Spring Market


May 18, 2024

Spring Market, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S.

10:30 am: Paws to Read


May 18, 2024

Paws to Read, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Visit the Library to read with a furry friend! Certified therapy animals (including a dog or two) will be on hand to listen as you read a story. It's lots of fun to read when a friendly animal is your audience! For ages 4 to 12.

11:00 am: Kids To Parks Day


May 18, 2024

Kids To Parks Day, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Quarry Park, 1802 CR 137, Waite Park. Free parking at Quarry Park for the event.

11:30 am: Community Fellowship Meal


May 18, 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.

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4:00 pm: Plant Sale


May 18, 2024

Plant Sale (annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees, bulbs, tubers, houseplants and more), 4-7 p.m., Whitney Senior Center (Clemens Hall), 1527 Northway Drive, St. Cloud.

8:30 pm: Movie in the Park


May 18, 2024

Movie in the Park, “The Sandlot,” 8:30 p.m., Millstream Park, 725 CR 75 W., St. Joseph.

May 19, 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

5:30 am: Apple Multisport Festival


May 19, 2024

Apple Multisport Festival, 5:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Sartell High School, 3101 Pinecone Road N., Sartell. Duathlon, indoor/outdoor triathlon, relay marathon and cycling team time trial. Bib/packet pickup: 5:30-8:30 a.m.

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 19, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

12:00 pm: Open Gym Basketball


May 19, 2024

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

2:00 pm: Lola Wolf Pipe Organ Concert and Art Display


May 19, 2024

Lola Wolf Pipe Organ Concert and Art Display, 2 p.m., Sacred Heart Chapel (St. Benedict's Monastery), 37 S. College Ave., St. Joseph. The featured composition is “O Domina Nostra'' by Polish composer Henryk Gorecki, written for the 600th anniversary of the Black Madonna in Poland. Lola will be joined by the monastic schola, directed by Sister Janine Mettling, who will also be a soloist. There will also be an art display of the Black Madonna pieces created by Sister Thomas Carey. Event link: https://sbm.osb.org/event/organ-concert-by-lola-wolf/ 

May 20, 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

St. Joseph hydrant flushing

May 20, 2024

St. Joseph hydrant flushing. The St. Joseph Public Works Department will perform routine hydrant flushing the week of May 20-24. Residents may notice some discoloration in their water during this time. The discoloration is not a health hazard. If you experience discolored water, run your water for several minutes and the water should clear.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 20, 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


May 20, 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. 

11:00 am: Tai Chi classes


May 20, 2024

Tai Chi classes, 11 a.m.-noon, St. Joseph Government Center, 75 Callaway St E. Free. Come learn and practice the movements of Tai Chi. Regular practice can increase flexibility and strength, and improve cardiovascular fitness. The emphasis is on correct posture; Tai Chi can instill a greater awareness of the body and how it moves through space.

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 20, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee.

6:00 pm: St. Joseph City Council


May 20, 2024

St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E.

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6:30 pm: Sartell-St. Stephen Schools School Board Meeting


May 20, 2024

Sartell-St. Stephen school board, 6:30 p.m., Board Room at the District Service Center, 212 Third Avenue North, Sartell.

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7:00 pm: Sartell High School Orchestra Concert


May 20, 2024

Sartell High School Orchestra Concert, 7 p.m., Sartell High School Performing Arts Center, 3101 Pinecone Road N.

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


May 20, 2024

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

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May 21, 2024(13 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

St. Joseph hydrant flushing

May 20, 2024

St. Joseph hydrant flushing. The St. Joseph Public Works Department will perform routine hydrant flushing the week of May 20-24. Residents may notice some discoloration in their water during this time. The discoloration is not a health hazard. If you experience discolored water, run your water for several minutes and the water should clear.

9:00 am: Stearns County Board of Commissioners


May 21, 2024

Stearns County Board of Commissioners, 9-11 a.m., 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud. 

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 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: Memory Writers


May 21, 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


May 21, 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. 

12:00 pm: St. Joseph Economic Development Authority


May 21, 2024

St. Joseph Economic Development Authority, noon, Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E.

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1:00 pm: St. Joseph Food Shelf


May 21, 2024

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

5:00 pm: Laundry Love


May 21, 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.

5:00 pm: Sartell Middle School Art Show


May 21, 2024

Sartell Middle School Art Show, 5 p.m., Sartell Middle School Concessions Commons, 748 Seventh St. N.

5:30 pm: Information session for prospective school board candidates


May 21, 2024

Information session for prospective school board candidates, hosted by the St. Cloud Area Board of Education, 5:30-6:30 p.m., St Cloud Area School District 742 District Administration Office, 1201 Second St. S., Waite Park. Community members, families and staff are invited to attend. Prospective candidates will learn who is eligible to run for school board, what it means to be a board member, expectations and filing deadlines. Shannon Haws, chair, and Al Dahlgren, vice chair, will facilitate the forum.

7:00 pm: St. Cloud Area Genealogists


May 21, 2024

St. Cloud Area Genealogists, 7 p.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S., St. Cloud. Meeting by Zoom. For more information, please contact Brendon Duffy, 320-237-3723. stearns-museum.org

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7:00 pm: St. Joseph Lions Club


May 21, 2024

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

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May 22, 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

St. Joseph hydrant flushing

May 20, 2024

St. Joseph hydrant flushing. The St. Joseph Public Works Department will perform routine hydrant flushing the week of May 20-24. Residents may notice some discoloration in their water during this time. The discoloration is not a health hazard. If you experience discolored water, run your water for several minutes and the water should clear.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 22, 2024

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

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 22, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

May 23, 2024(8 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

St. Joseph hydrant flushing

May 20, 2024

St. Joseph hydrant flushing. The St. Joseph Public Works Department will perform routine hydrant flushing the week of May 20-24. Residents may notice some discoloration in their water during this time. The discoloration is not a health hazard. If you experience discolored water, run your water for several minutes and the water should clear.

9:00 am: Coffee and Conversation


May 23, 2024

Coffee and Conversation, 9 a.m., Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. Topic: African Fashion Show and Life in Africa. Sartell Senior Connection Board Chair Dianne Mistelske lived and worked in Botswana and Tanzania, Africa. While there, she collected many items of African clothing and learned the language and customs. Experience another culture while you enjoy the fashion show!

9:00 am: Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report information meeting


May 23, 2024

Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy report information meeting, by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, 9-11 a.m. Virtual meeting. The WRAPS report summarizes the environmental health of the Mississippi-St. Cloud Watershed. More information: https://www.pca.state.mn.us/events-and-meetings/mississippi-river-st-cloud-watershed-2024-05-23 

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 23, 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 23, 2024

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

6:00 pm: STEM Club


May 23, 2024

STEM Club, 6-7 p.m., Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. Come learn about gravity and physics while building a marble run! For ages 8 to 12. Limit 10. https://griver.org/

7:00 pm: Sartell Middle School 7th- and 8th-grade Honors Recital


May 23, 2024

Sartell Middle School 7th- and 8th-grade Honors Recital, 7 p.m., Sartell Middle School Performing Arts Center, 748 Seventh St. N.

May 24, 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

St. Joseph hydrant flushing

May 20, 2024

St. Joseph hydrant flushing. The St. Joseph Public Works Department will perform routine hydrant flushing the week of May 20-24. Residents may notice some discoloration in their water during this time. The discoloration is not a health hazard. If you experience discolored water, run your water for several minutes and the water should clear.

9:00 am: Brat sale


May 24, 2024

Brat sale, hosted by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph City Flower Baskets.

10:00 am: Benton County Museum


May 24, 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 24, 2024

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

May 25, 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

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 25, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

9:00 am: Brat sale


May 25, 2024

Brat sale, hosted by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph City Flower Baskets.

May 26, 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

8:00 am: Pickleball


May 26, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

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(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

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

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 27, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee.

6:00 pm: Sartell City Council


May 27, 2024

Sartell City Council, 6-8 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. Council meetings can also be viewed live on Charter channel 181 and again at 9 a.m. the Wednesday following the meeting.

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6:30 pm: St. Joseph Park Board meeting


May 27, 2024

St. Joseph Park Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Government Center, 75 Callaway St. E., St. Joseph.

7:00 pm: St. Joseph Township Board


May 27, 2024

St. Joseph Township Board, 7 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.

More information

May 28, 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

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.

5:30 pm: St. Joseph City Council Work Session


May 28, 2024

St. Joseph City Council Work Session, 5:30 p.m., Government Center (council chambers), 75 Callaway St. E., St. Joseph.

6:00 pm: Stearns County Planning Commission


May 28, 2024

Stearns County Planning Commission, 6 p.m., County Service Center, 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park.

7:00 pm: National Alliance on Mental Illness


May 28, 2024

National Alliance on Mental Illness, 7 - 8:30 p.m., online meeting via "Hey Peers" until further notice. The Family Support Group is for Family Members, Caregivers and Friends of a person affected by mental illness. Any diagnosis, any age. Follow these instructions to register: http://www.namistcloud.com/support-groups.html

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May 29, 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 29, 2024

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

6:00 pm: Pickleball


May 29, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

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(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

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: [email protected] 

8:00 am: Pickleball


June 1, 2024

Pickleball: Mondays 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays 6-9 p.m.,  Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Sundays 8 a.m.-noon, Kennedy Community School, 1300 Jade Road, St Joseph. Nominal fee. 

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.

1:00 pm: St. Joseph New Moms Group


June 1, 2024

St. Joseph New Moms Group, 1 p.m., Local Blend, 19 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. Join the Facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/stjoenewmoms or connect with Sara Zimmerman, 612-723-6658.