Maplewood Academy invites everyone to their annual Christmas Concert on Saturday, Dec. 8th. The Concert is at the Hutchinson 7th Day Adventist Church at 4 pm. Admission is Free.
St Paul’s Lutheran Church of Hector has their annual Cookie Walk Sale on Saturday, Dec. 8th from 8:30-10a (or until gone). Proceeds go to elevator maintenance fund and Caring and Sharing. Homemade Apple Turnovers and Cider Served.
Peace Lutheran Church of Hutchinson has their annual Cookie Sale on Saturday, Dec 8th from 9a until gone. Bring your own container, cost is $8 per pound. Proceeds go to “Tell the next Generation”
The Plato Lions have their Santa Brunch on Saturday, Dec 8th from 8:30-11:30am at the King Pin Pub. Free Will Donation for all you can eat Sausage, Eggs, Cheesy Hashbrowns and more! Plus Take photo with and talk to Santa! Proceeds benefit the Santa Bags and Family Care Fruit Baskets.
A Craft and Vendor Festival is Saturday, Dec 8th from 9a-4p at the Glencoe City Center. 60 Vendors and Crafters, Santa’s Elves selling lunch, Donate Hats Gloves and Mittens. All Donations go to the Mcleod Alliance for Victims of Domestic Violence.
St. Peter Lutheran Church of Watertown is hosting it’s Annual Nikolausabend Celebration on Sunday, December 9 from 4:30-7:00 pm. The event includes a traditional German holiday buffet featuring schnitzel, bratwurst, spatzle, red cabbage, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, mushroom sauce, & an array of Christmas cookies. The kids can visit with Nikolaus, the children can also enjoy some fun games, Christmas crafts & treats. The event is compliments of St. Peter Lutheran. All attendees are asked to bring a toy or monetary gift to help make a child’s Christmas a little more special. 100% off toys & donations are distributed between Friends for Life Food Shelf-Watertown, Love Inc.-Delano, & WeCan-Mound. Reservations are requested. For reservations please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 952.955.1679. Full info at stpeterlc.org
Western Fraternal Life Lodge Lumir is hosting a Christmas party for the members and the community on Sunday, December 9th, starting with a pot luck lunch at 12:15 at the Komensky School, 19981 Major Avenue, Hutchinson. There will be games and prizes. Bring small wrapped ‘white elephant’ gifts and a paper item that will be donated. Refreshments are provided.
The Litchfield area Male Chorus presents their Holiday Concert “Deck the Hall” for two performances. First one is Sunday, Dec 9th 3 pm at the Litchfield Christian Church. Second performance is Thursday, Dec. 13th 7 pm at the St John’s Lutheran Church of Atwater. Admission is Free Will Offering.
Hutch Health invites you to join them on Tuesday, Dec 11th at 5:30 pm in the Hospital Foyer to Honor Dr. Jim Allen and Dr. Dean Nissen for their service and to add their portaits to their gallery.
The Brownton Congregational Church is hosting their Community Meal the Second Wednesday of Each month (Dec 12) from 5-7 pm. Cost is just a free Will Donation. Take Outs available.
GSL ECFE presents their Holiday Workshop on Thursday, Dec. 13th at their Early Childhood Learning Center. Ages 1-Kindergarten Entry are welcome for Holiday arts, crafts, music and more! Two times for the workshop that day: 11-Noon and 6-7 pm. Tution is Free, but they do ask you to bring a new, unwrapped toy for local children in need. Register online at the GSL Schools Website.
The 4th annual Bluegrass Gospel Christmas will be Friday, Dec 14th at 7 pm at the Dassel Cokato Performing Arts Center. Free Will Offering for admission. Performing include: The Kingery Family, The Mahlstedt Family, and Homespun.
There is a 50/50 Benefit on Friday, Dec 14th at the GSL vs Hutchinson Basketball Doubleheader. Proceeds from the drawing that night go to Scott Schindler, to help defray medical expenses.
Kimball Friends of the Library present the Spirit of Christmas House Tours on Saturday, December 15th from 3-7 pm. Pre-Sale Tickets ONLY at Harvest Bank and City Hall. Cost is $15. Proceeds support the Friends of the Library.
There is a Spaghetti Dinner Benefit for Kevin “KJ” Ruprecht on Saturday, December 15th from 3-7 pm at Dino’s Eden Lakeside Club in Eden Valley. Cost is $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, $5 for Children. Also shop the silent auction, meat raffle, and hear live music. Proceeds benefit medical expenses for the family.
Plans are underway and volunteers are needed for the Glencoe Living Nativity on Saturday evening, Dec 15th. This will be a drive-through production depicting the Good News of Jesus’ birth. Consider a 1 or 2 hour shift as a Shepherd or Angel. We also need live animals and assistance setting up and tearing down. To help, contact Cindy at 238-2148.
St Anastasia Catholic Church of Hutchinson hosts their 5th annual Christmas Market on Saturday, December 15th from 9a-1p. Serving Breakfast with St. Nicholas ($7/person or $20/Family), Snack Spot and Christmas Bake Sale, Silent Auction, Vendors, and more a part of the event! All Proceeds go to the “LEAST” Project to help feeding the elderly.
The Brownton Congregational Church is holding their Christmas Sing-a-long on Sunday, December 16th starting at 7 pm Fellowship with Coffee and Cookies to follow the program.
Grace Lutheran Church of Hutchinson is the site for a Free event to talk about the importance of Colon Cancer Screening on Thursday, Dec. 20th. Dr Mark Stuckey’s talk will begin at 7 pm.
The Winsted VFW and Auxiliary has their 10th annual Chili Feed on Saturday, January 19th from 4-7 pm at the Winsted American Legion. Advance Tickets are $9, At the door are $10, Kids 10 and under $5.
The Brownton All School Reunion is Saturday, July 27th at the Brownton Civic Center. Social begins at 5 pm, Meal at 6:30 pm, A program and Music will follow the Meal. More info is available at the groups Facebook Page.