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PUBLISHED FRIDAY, AUG. 28
Friday, Aug. 28
Blood drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., St. Cloud Hospital, 1406 Sixth Ave. N.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Lola Cherry and the Big Daddies CD release party, 7:30 p.m., Pioneer Place Theatre, 22 Fifth Ave. S., St. Cloud.
Movie Under the Stars, 7:30 p.m., Whitney Memorial Park, St. Cloud. 320-258-6000.

Saturday, Aug. 29
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
Alcina’s Island: A Picnic Operetta, 4 p.m., Bakers’ Acres Farm, 36861 CR 9, Avon. mixedprecipitation.org.

Sunday, Aug. 30
Charlie Roth Concert/Meal, 4-7 p.m., Living Waters Lutheran Church, 1911 Fourth Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-255-1135.
Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction Fundraiser, benefitting Russ and Judy (Denne) Raddatz who lost all their belongings in a July 23 fire, 4-7 p.m., VFW Post #428, 9 18th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 320-252-6290.

Monday, Aug. 31
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., St. Joseph City Hall, 25 College Ave. N. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., closed Labor Day, 218 First St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, Seventh St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 25 College Ave. N. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
St. Joseph Township Board, 8 p.m., St. Joseph Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S.
“The Multimedia Assault on Our Nation’s Youth,” 6:30-8:30 p.m., River’s Edge Convention Center, 10 Fourth Ave. S., St. Cloud. 320-255-7272.

Tuesday, Sept. 1
Sartell High School Open House and orientation for families of students grades 9-12, 3:30-6:30 p.m., yearbook photos, 2-6:30 p.m., Sartell High School, 748 Seventh St. N. 320-656-0748.
Oak Ridge Elementary Open House and orientation for families of kindergarteners only, 3:30-6 p.m., Oak Ridge Elementary, 1111 27th St. N., Sartell. 320-258-3693.
Pine Meadow Elementary Open House and orientation for families of kindergarteners only, 3:30-6 p.m., Pine Meadow Elementary, 1029 Fifth St. N., Sartell. 320-253-8303.
Sartell Middle School Open House and orientation for families of fifth-grade students only, 3:30-7:45 p.m., Sartell Middle School, 212 Third Ave. N. 320-253-2200.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 1000 44th Ave. N., St. Cloud. mnsafetycenter.org.
Sauk Rapids HRA Board, 6 p.m., council chambers, Sauk Rapids Government Center, 250 Summit Ave. N. 320-258-5300. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Watab Township Board, 7 p.m., 660 75th St. NW, Sauk Rapids. watabtownship.com. Benton Telecommunications channel 3.

Wednesday, Sept. 2
Benton County Substance Use Prevention Coalition meeting registration due today. Event is 11:30- a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, Sauk Rapids City Hall, 250 Summit Ave. N. 320-968-5087.
Oak Ridge Elementary Open House and orientation for grades 1-4 only, 3:30-6 p.m., Oak Ridge Elementary, 1111 27th St. N., Sartell. 320-258-3693.
Pine Meadow Elementary Open House and orientation for grades 1-4 only, 3:30-6 p.m., Pine Meadow Elementary, 1029 Fifth St. N., Sartell. 320-253-8303.
Sartell Middle School Open House and orientation for families of students in grades 6-8 only, 3:30-6:30 p.m., Sartell Middle School 212 Third Ave. N. 320-253-2200.
St. Stephen City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 2 Sixth Ave SE. 320-251-0964.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 First Ave NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.

Thursday, Sept. 3
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 First St. NE, Sartell.
Substance Abuse Coalition Meeting, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Sauk Rapids City Hall, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-968-5087.
St. Joseph Planning Commission, 6 p.m., St. Joseph City Hall, 25 College Ave. N. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Great River Regional Coin Club, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Miller Auto Marine Sports Plaza, 2930 Second St. S., St. Cloud.
Sauk Rapids Jaycees, 7 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. srjaycees.weebly.com.
Rice Lions Club, 8 p.m., Lions Building, Westside Park, 101 4th St. NW.

PUBLISHED FRIDAY, AUG. 21

Friday, Aug. 21
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society open, 4-7 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave. NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
St. Cloud Singles Club Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight, American Legion, 17 2nd Ave. S., Waite Park. 320-339-4533. stcloudsingles.net.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Saturday, Aug. 22
ATS Rock your Sole 1k/5k, 1k at 6:30 a.m., 5k at 9 a.m., Quarry Park Nature Preserve, 1802 CR 137, Waite Park. 320-255-6172.
Free Airplane Rides, for kids ages 8-17, 9 a.m.-noon, St. Cloud Regional Airport, 1550 45th Ave. S.E., St. Cloud. 763-516-2510. youngeagles.org.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Miller Auto Plaza, 2930 2nd St. S., St. Cloud. 320-255-3123. mnsafetycenter.org.
Coder Dojo, for ages 8 to 18, 1-4 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Sunday, Aug. 23
Block Party, free and open to the public, 4-7 p.m., Harvest Fellowship, 400 2nd Ave. N., Sauk Rapids.

Monday, Aug. 24
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., St. Joseph City Hall, 25 College Ave. N. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph Park Board, 6 p.m., St. Joseph City Hall, 25 College Ave. N. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Sauk Rapids City Council, 6 p.m., Sauk Rapids Government Center council chambers, 250 Summit Ave. N. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Sartell City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.

Tuesday, Aug. 25
Blood drive, 1-7 p.m., Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 2405 Walden Way, St. Cloud.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
Sauk Rapids Lions Club, 6:30 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Drive. e-clubhouse.org/sites/saukrapidslionsmn.

Wednesday, Aug. 26
Summertime by George! featuring Fabulous Armadillos, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
The Middle Ages: Craft Fair, for ages 10 and up with children under 13 requiring adult supervision, 6-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
St. Cloud Book Club, for all adults, 3-4 p.m. and 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Thursday, Aug. 27
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
Cookout with Cops, for any Sartell senior age 55 or older, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Francis Xavier Church, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-258-7365.
Family Farmers’ Market, 2-6 p.m., River East parking lot, CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud. 320-252-2422.
FUMC Summer Concert Series, featuring musician Douglas Wood, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1107 Pinecone Road, Sartell. 320-251-0804. fumcscr.org.

PUBLISHED FRIDAY, AUG. 14

Friday, Aug. 14
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW.
Art Crawl, noon-9 p.m., downtown, St. Cloud.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Festival Teen Night, for  grades 7-12, 6-8:30 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-252-1363.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m.,  Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.

Saturday, Aug. 15
Expo for Seniors, 7:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m., River’s Edge Convention Center, 10 4th Ave. S., St. Cloud. expoforseniors.com.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Festival Franny Flyer Kids 1k,  8:30 a.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-252-1363.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Franny Flyer Certified 5k/10k run/walk,  9 a.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. Register online. 320-252-1363. stfrancissartell.org.
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW.
Living History: Meet the Lindberghs, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls.
Read to Buster, for ages 5 to 10, 11 a.m.-noon, Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.
Central Minnesota CMTA branch meeting, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Brainerd Public Library, 416 S. 5th St. 612-807-4729.
Community Garden Celebration, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 3226 Maine Prairie Road, St. Cloud. 320-252-0020. uufstcloud.org.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Outdoor Mass, 4 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-252-1363.
OutSpoken, for ages 13 to 23, 4-4:45 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Silent Auction, 5-8:30 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-252-1363.
St. Francis Xavier Parish Live Auction, 6 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-252-1363.

Sunday, Aug. 16
Dad’s Belgian Waffle Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., St. Francis Xavier, 219 2nd St. N., Sartell. 320-253-9359.

Monday, Aug. 17
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
Fare For All, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR 2, St. Joseph. www.fareforall.org. 1-800-582-4291.
St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Rice City Council, 7 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 205 Main St. E., Rice. 320-393-2280.
Tinville Lions Club, 7 p.m., Rollie’s Rednecks and Longnecks Bar, 940 35th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids.
St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club, 7 p.m., American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St., St. Joseph.

Tuesday, Aug. 18
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Life Assembly of God, 2409 Clearwater Road, St. Cloud. mnsafetycenter.org.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
St. Cloud Area Genealogists meeting, 7 p.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S., St. Cloud. stearns-museum.org.

Wednesday, Aug. 19
St. Joseph Economic Development Authority, 5 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Summertime by George! featuring Chris Hawkey Band, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
“The Middle Ages: Intro to Viking wire weaving,” for ages 10 and up, children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult, 6-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-250-6500.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.

Thursday, Aug. 20
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), noon-4 p.m., Salem Lutheran Church, 90 Riverside Drive SE., St. Cloud. mnsafetycenter.org.
Family Farmers’ Market, 2-6 p.m., River East parking lot, CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud. 320-252-2422.
FUMC Summer Concert Series, featuring musician Aaron Clafton, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1107 Pinecone Road, Sartell. 320-251-0804. fumcscr.org.
Rice Lions Club, 8 p.m., Lions Building, Westside Park, 101 4th St. NW, Rice.
Waite Park Evening Book Club, for all adults, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.

Friday, Aug. 21
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society open, 4-7 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
St. Cloud Singles Club Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight, American Legion, 17 2nd Ave. S., Waite Park. 320-339-4533. stcloudsingles.net.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Saturday, Aug. 22
ATS Rock your Sole 1k/5k, 1k at 6:30 a.m., 5k at 9 a.m., Quarry Park Nature Preserve, 1802 CR 137, Waite Park. 320-255-6172.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Miller Auto Plaza, 2930 2nd St. S., St. Cloud. mnsafetycenter.org.
Coder Dojo, for ages 8 to 18, 1-4 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.


PUBLISHED Aug. 7

Friday, Aug. 7
Benton County Fair, free admission, Fairgrounds, 1410 3rd Ave., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-5649. bentonfairmn.com.
Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Festival, El Rancho Manana, 27302 Ranch Road, Richmond. 800-635-3037. minnesotabluegrass.org.
Learn to use the NorthStar Rail, free admission, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., St. Cloud State Miller Center Lobby, St. Cloud. 320-529.4497. ridemetrobus.com.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society open, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Outdoor U Tap Takeover, 4-8 p.m., Third Street Brewhouse, 219 Red River Ave., Cold Spring. thirdstreetbrewhouse.com. csbsju.edu/outdooru.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.

Saturday, Aug. 8
Benton County Fair, free admission, Fairgrounds, 1410 3rd Ave., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-5649. bentonfairmn.com.
Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Festival, El Rancho Manana, 27302 Ranch Road, Richmond. 800-635-3037. minnesotabluegrass.org.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Day of Play, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Midwest Machinery, 1035 35th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-252-2010. mmcjd.com
Central Minnesota Chapter of the Federation of the Blind of Minnesota, 12:30 p.m., American Legion, 17 2nd Ave. N., Waite Park.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
YA Revolution, for all young adults, 12:30-1:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-250-6500.
Coder Dojo, for ages 8 to 18, 1-4 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Teen Advisory Board, for all motivated teens, 1:30-2:30, Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Rock ‘n Block, featuring a corn-hole tournament and a home brewing contest at 4 p.m., Fabulous Armadillos at 9 p.m., 2000 23rd St. S., Sartell. sartellchamber.com/rock-n-block/.

Sunday, Aug. 9
Benton County Fair, free admission, Fairgrounds, 1410 3rd Ave., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-5649. bentonfairmn.com
Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Festival, El Rancho Manana, 27302 Ranch Road, Richmond. 800-635-3037. minnesotabluegrass.org.

Monday, Aug. 10
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
Sauk Rapids City Council, 6 p.m., Sauk Rapids Government Center council chambers, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Sartell City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.
St. Joseph Township Board, 8 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.
Battle of the Books, for ages 8 and up, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Library Game Nights, for ages 13 and up, 6:30-8:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Writers Group, for all adults, 6:30-8 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.

Tuesday, Aug. 11
Toddler Time, for children 18 months to 3 years and registration required, 10:30-11 a.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.
Teen Battle of the Books, for ages 12 to 18 with registration required, St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.
Sartell Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Waters Church, 1227 Pinecone Road. 320-258.6061. info@sartellchamber.com.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
Arc Midstate Walk and Roll, 5 p.m. check-in; 5:30 p.m. start, Sauk Rapids Municipal Park, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids.Registration required. 320-251-7272.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 1000 44th Ave N., St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294. mnsafetycenter.org.
Sauk Rapids Lions Club, 6:30 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. e-clubhouse.org/sites/saukrapidslionsmn.
Now Showing, enjoy a family fun movie for all ages, 6:30-8:00 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
St. Joseph Joint Planning Board, 7 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Sauk Rapids Women of Today, 7 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Dr., Sauk Rapids. saukrapidswt@mnwt.org.
Holistic Moms Network, 7-8:30 p.m., Good Earth Co-op, 2010 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-252-2489.
Minnesota and World War II Film Series, 7-9 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls. 320-616-5421. lindbergh@mnhs.org.

Wednesday, Aug. 12
Breakfast Club, admission is free for members and $7 for nonmembers, 9 a.m., Stearns History Museum, 235-33rd Ave. S., St. Cloud. 320.253.8424. stearns-museum.org/breakfast-club.
St. Joseph Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE. stjosephchamber.com.
Summertime by George! featuring Collective Unconcious, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
The Middle Ages: Intro to Illumination, for ages 10 and up, children under 13 must be accompianed by an adult, 6-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-250-6500.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Thursday, Aug. 13
55+ Driver Improvement program (eight-hour first-time course), 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Life Assembly of God, 2409 Clearwater Road, St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294. mnsafetycenter.org.
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
St. Joseph Senior Citizens, noon, Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE, St. Joseph.
CentraCare Health Family Farmers’ Market, 2-6 p.m., River East parking lot, CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud. 320-252-2422.
St. Cloud Teen Anime Club, for ages 13 to 18, 6:30-7:45 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

PUBLISHED JULY 31
Friday, July 31
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions with profits donated to St. Joseph Food Shelf, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph. 320-363-8825.
Summer Watercolor Painting with Shayann Hoffer, for teens and adults, 2:30-4 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. Registration required. 320-253-9359.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Saturday, Aug. 1
Take a Day OFF (Outdoor Family Fun) on the Mississippi River, Mississippi Park, 41300 CR 1, Rice. stearns@public.govdelivery.com.
VA Summer Games, 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. opening ceremonies, 10 a.m. game begin, St. Cloud VA, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-252-1670.
Rise Above Seizures Walk, check in 9 a.m., Lake George municipal complex, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. efmn.org.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions with profits donated to St. Joseph Food Shelf, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph. 320-363-8825.
Living History: Meet the Lindberghs, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls. 320-616-5421. lindbergh@mnhs.org.
Benton County Historical Society, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.

Monday, Aug. 3
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Blood drive, noon-6 p.m., American Legion, 17 2nd Ave. N., Waite Park.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Teen Activities, for ages 13 to 17, 6-7:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.
Rice City Council, 7 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 205 Main St. E., Rice. 320-393-2280.
Sauk Rapids Riverside Lions Club, 7 p.m., Jimmy’s Pour House, 22 2nd Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. e-clubhouse.org/sites/srriverside.
Sartell Lions Club, 7 p.m., upstairs of Blue Line Sports Bar andGrill, 1101 2nd St. S., Sartell. 320-248-3240.
Tim Zimmerman and the King’s Brass, concert food will be available prior at 5 p.m., 7 p.m., Discovery Church, 700 18th St. NW, Sauk Rapids. Free. 320-251-5767. discoverychurchmn.com.

Tuesday, Aug. 4
Benton County Fair, free admission, Fairgrounds, 1410 3rd Ave., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-5649. bentonfairmn.com.
Shake Your Sillies Out Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 10:15-10:45 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Preschool Storytime, for ages 3 to 6, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.
Blood drive, 1-7 p.m., Atonement Lutheran Church, 1144 29th Ave. N., St. Cloud.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
55+ Driver Improvement program (eight-hour first-time course, today and Aug. 5), 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 1000 44th Ave N., St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294.
Sauk Rapids HRA Board, 6 p.m., council chambers, Sauk Rapids Government Center, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-258-5300. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Musical Games, for ages 7 to 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Watab Township Board, 7 p.m., 660 75th St. NW, Sauk Rapids. watabtownship.com. Benton Telecommunications channel 3.

Wednesday, Aug. 5
Benton County Fair, free admission, Fairgrounds, 1410 3rd Ave., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-5649. bentonfairmn.com.
Blood drive, 2-7 p.m., St. Stephen Catholic Church, 103 Central Ave. S., St. Stephen.
Summertime by George! featuring Pamela McNeill, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
St. Stephen City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 2 6th Ave SE. 320-251-0964.
Summer Movies in the Park, showing: Mall Cop 2, 9:30 p.m., Millstream Park, 101 5th Ave. NW, St. Joseph. cityofstjoseph.com.
Shake Your Sillies Out Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 11-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
55+ Driver Improvement program (eight-hour first-time course), 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 1000 44th Ave N., St. Cloud.
The Middle Ages: Intro to Armor and Chainmail, for ages 10 and up, children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult, 6-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-250-6500.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

Thursday, Aug. 6
Benton County Fair, free admission, Fairgrounds, 1410 3rd Ave., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-5649. bentonfairmn.com.
Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Festival, El Rancho Manana, 27302 Ranch Road, Richmond. 800-635-3037. minnesotabluegrass.org.
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
CentraCare Health Family Farmers’ Market, 2-6 p.m., River East parking lot, CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud. 320-252-2422.
St. Joseph Planning Commission, 6 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Great River Regional Coin Club, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Miller Auto Marine Sports Plaza, 2930 2nd St. S., St. Cloud.
FUMC Summer Concert Series, featuring the band Walter’s Wheelhouse, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1107 Pinecone Road, Sartell. 320-251-0804. fumcscr.org.
Sauk Rapids Jaycees, 7 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Dr., Sauk Rapids. srjaycees.weebly.com.
Rice Lions Club, 8 p.m., Lions Building, Westside Park, 101 4th St. NW, Rice.
Frog Symphony, for ages 3 to 12, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N. 320-253-9359.
Shake Your Sillies Out Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 6:30-7 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.

PUBLISHED JULY 24
Friday, July 24
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph. Proceeds to Wings of Mercy.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Tech Class of 1970 45th Reunion, all 1970 Tech and Cathedral graduates welcome, 6:30 p.m., VFW 428, 9 18th Ave. N., St. Cloud. RSVP to Kim at 320-253-0834.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Saturday, July 25
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph. Proceeds to Wings of Mercy.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
OutSpoken, for ages 13 to 23, 4-4:45 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Monday, July 27
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
Sauk Rapids City Council, 6 p.m., Sauk Rapids Government Center council chambers, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Sartell City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.
St. Joseph Park Board, 6 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. If inclement weather, moved to City Hall.
St. Joseph Township Board, 8 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.
Wizard’s School, for all ages, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-250-6500.
Tuesday, July 28
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
Sauk Rapids Lions Club, 6:30 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. e-clubhouse.org/sites/saukrapidslionsmn.
Let It Snow Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Wednesday, July 29
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Summertime by George! featuring Jeramiah James Korfe, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
Let It Snow Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 11-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Thursday, July 30
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
CentraCare Health Family Farmers’ Market, 2-6 p.m., River East parking lot, CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud. 320-252-2422.
Let It Snow Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 6:30-7 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Friday, July 31
Summer Watercolor Painting with Shayann Hoffer, for teens and adults, 2:30-4 p.m., Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. Registration required. 320-253-9359.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain. 320-650-2500.
Saturday, Aug. 1
Take a Day OFF (Outdoor Family Fun) on the Mississippi River, Mississippi Park, 41300 CR 1, Rice. stearns@public.govdelivery.com.
VA Summer Games, 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. opening ceremonies, 10 a.m. game begin, St. Cloud VA, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-252-1670.
Rise Above Seizures Walk, check in 9 a.m., Lake George municipal complex, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. efmn.org.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Living History: Meet the Lindberghs, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls. 320-616-5421. lindbergh@mnhs.org.
Benton County Historical Society, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.

PUBLISHED JULY 10
Friday, July 10
Brat and hot dog sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Move to the Rhythm, for ages 0 to 3 with an adult, 10:30-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Saturday, July 11
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498. Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Red, Wet and Blue 5K, first-ever run to help local vets suffering from the invisible wounds of war, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Roberts Road by Coborn’s on Pinecone Road, Sartell. 630-809-7099.
Brat and hot dog sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Benton County Historical Society, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
Central Minnesota Chapter of the Federation of the Blind of Minnesota, 12:30 p.m., American Legion, 17 2nd Ave. N., Waite Park.
YA Revolution, for all young adults, 12:30-1:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Teen Advisory Board, for all motivated teens, 1:30-2:30, St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Sunday, July 12
National Lutheran Bishop the Rev. John Bradosky, guest preacher, 9:30 a.m. service, Abounding Joy Lutheran Church, 6000 C.R. 120, (1.5 miles west of CentraCare Plaza).
St. Benedict’s Parish Festival, 9:30 a.m., 212 1st St. SW, Avon. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Monday, July 13
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph Planning Commission, 6 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Sauk Rapids City Council, 6 p.m., Sauk Rapids Government Center council chambers, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Sartell City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.
St. Joseph Township Board, 8 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.
Vinyl Record Bowl Upcycle, for ages 13-18, 1-2 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Library Game Nights, for ages 13 and up, 6:30-8:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Writers Group, for all adults, 6:30-8 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Tuesday, July 14
55+ Driver Improvement Program (four-hour refresher course), 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Life Assembly of God, 2409 Clearwater Road, St. Cloud. 320-255-3123. mnsafetycenter.org.
Sartell Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Waters Church, 1227 Pinecone Road. 320-258.6061. info@sartellchamber.com.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Blood drive, noon-6 p.m., Moose Lodge, 1300 3rd Ave. N., Waite Park.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
55+ Driver Improvement Program (four-hour refresher course), 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 1000 44th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 320-255-3123. mnsafetycenter.org.
Sauk Rapids Lions Club, 6:30 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Dr., Sauk Rapids. e-clubhouse.org/sites/saukrapidslionsmn.
St. Joseph Joint Planning Board, 7 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Sauk Rapids Women of Today, 7 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. saukrapidswt@mnwt.org.
Holistic Moms Network, 7-8:30 p.m., Good Earth Co-op, 2010 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-252-2489.
Now Showing, enjoying a fun family movie for all ages, 6:30-8:00 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Rainbow Connection Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration beginning 30 minutes before program, 10:15-10:45 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Basic Computer & Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Wednesday, July 15
55+ Driver Improvement Program (four-hour refresher course), 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Whitney Senior Center, 1527 Northway Drive, St. Cloud. 320-255-3123. mnsafetycenter.org.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
St. Joseph Economic Development Authority, 5 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Summertime by George! featuring Lamont Cranston, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
Summer Movies in the Park, showing: The Lego Movie, 9:30 p.m., Millstream Park, 101 5th Ave. NW, St. Joseph. cityofstjoseph.com.
The Everett Smithson Band and Blues for Kids, for ages 8 to 18 and registration required, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Rainbow Connection Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 11-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Basic Computer & Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Thursday, July 16
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Sunset Stages, featuring Dueces Wild, 7:30 p.m., Darnall Amphitheater on north side of Benedicta Arts Center, College of St. Benedict, 37 S. College Ave., St. Joseph.
Rice Lions Club, 8 p.m., Lions Building, Westside Park, 101 4th St. NW, Rice.
Family Movie Night under the Stars, rain date scheduled for July 23 for all ages, 9-11 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Voyageur Songs, Culture and History, for ages 8 to 12 and registration required, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Rainbow Connection Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 6:30-7 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Teen Battle of Music, for ages 13 to 18 with registration beginning June 16, 7:30-8:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Waite Park Evening Book Club, for all adults, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Friday, July 17
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Parkinson’s Tae Guk Kwan Do, 3-4 p.m., Independent Lifestyles, Inc., 215 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids. 320-267-7717.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society open, 4-7 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
St. Cloud Singles Club Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight, American Legion, 17 2nd Ave. S., Waite Park. 320-339-4533. stcloudsingles.net.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Saturday, July 18
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Living History: Meet the Lindberghs, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls.
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
Read to Buster, for ages 5 to 10, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Introduction to Spoken-Word Poetry Workshop with “Gaunte”, for ages 10 to 18, 1-2 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Spoken-Word Poetry Performance by Gaunte, for ages 13 and up, 2:30-3:15 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
St. Stephen Polka Mass, featuring music by the Singing Slovenes from Duluth, 5 p.m., St. Stephen Catholic Church, St. Stephen. 320-251-5062.
Monday, July 20
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Hardware Hank, 7th St. N., Sartell. marketmonday.org.
Fare For All, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR 2, St. Joseph. www.fareforall.org. 1-800-582-4291.
St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Rice City Council, 7 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 205 Main St. E., Rice. 320-393-2280.
Tinville Lions Club, 7 p.m., Rollie’s Rednecks and Longnecks Bar, 940 35th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids.
St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club, 7 p.m., American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St., St. Joseph.
The Music in Me, for ages 8 to 18, 1-3 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Tuesday, July 21
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
St. Cloud Area Genealogists meeting, 7 p.m., Stearns History Museum, 235 33rd Ave. S., St. Cloud. stearns-museum.org.
Library Camp, morning session for ages 5 to 7, and afternoon session for 8 to 11, 10:15-11:45 a.m. and 12:15-1:45 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Superheroes, for ages 5 to 9, 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Monster Mash Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration beginning 30 minutes before program, 10:15-10:45 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Garden Chat, for all adult garden enthusiasts, 1-2 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Wednesday, July 22
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Summertime by George! featuring GB Leighton, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
Monster Mash Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration beginning 30 minutes before program, 11-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
St. Cloud Book Club, for all adults, 3-4 p.m. and 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Basic Computer & Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Thursday, July 23
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Monster Mash Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration beginning 30 minutes before program, 6:30-7 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-250-6500.
Art and Story-Explore Asian Music, for ages 5 to 11, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
55+ Driver Improvement Program (four-hour refresher course), 5-9 p.m., Gilleland Chevrolet, 3019 Division St, St. Cloud. 320-255-3123. mnsafetycenter.org.
PUBLISHED JULY 3
Friday, July 3
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society open, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave. NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Joetown Rocks Parish Festival concert, 6 p.m-end, 12 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. joetownrocks.org.
Saturday, July 4
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Joetown Rocks Parish Festival parade, 10 a.m., Minnesota Street, St. Joseph. joetownrocks.org.
Living History: Meet the Lindberghs, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls.
Monday, July 6
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
Blood drive, noon-6 p.m., St. Michael’s Church, 1036 CR 4, St. Cloud.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Sauk Rapids Riverside Lions Club, 7 p.m., Jimmy’s Pour House, 22 2nd Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. e-clubhouse.org/sites/srriverside.
Sartell Lions Club, 7 p.m., upstairs of Blue Line Sports Bar andGrill, 1101 2nd St. S., Sartell. 320-248-3240.
Teen Activities, for ages 13 to 17, 6-7:30 p.m.,Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
Tuesday, July 7
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Blood drive, 1-7 p.m., Atonement Lutheran Church, 1114 29th Ave. N., St. Cloud.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
Sauk Rapids HRA Board, 6 p.m., council chambers, Sauk Rapids Government Center, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-258-5300. ci.sauk-rapids.mn.us.
Watab Township Board, 7 p.m., 660 75th St. NW, Sauk Rapids. watabtownship.com. Benton Telecommunications channel 3.
Preschool Storytime, for ages 3 to 6 with registration requirements, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
The Wheels On the Bus Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before program, 10:15-10:45 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Wednesday, July 8
St. Joseph Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE. stjosephchamber.com.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Blood drive, 1-7 p.m., Messiah Lutheran Church, 320 4th Ave. N., Sartell.
Summertime by George! featuring Johnny Holm Band, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
The Wheels On the Bus Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration beginning 30 minutes before the program, 11-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Basic Computer & Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Thursday, July 9
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
St. Joseph Senior Citizens, 1:30 p.m., Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE, St. Joseph.
Art and Story-Explore Latin Music, for ages 5 to 11, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
The Wheels On the Bus Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 6:30-7 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
St. Cloud Teen Anime Club, for ages 13 to 18, 6:30-7:45 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
St. Joseph Action Group, 7 p.m., American Legion, 101 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. 320-363-7666.
Sunset Stages, featuring Robert Robinson, 7:30 p.m., Darnall Amphitheater on north side of Benedicta Arts Center, College of St. Benedict, 37 S. College Ave., St. Joseph.

PUBLISHED JUNE 26
Friday, June 26
Blood drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., St. Cloud Hospital, 1406 6th Ave. N., St. Cloud.
Brat sale, sponsored by Y2K Lions, all tips and donations as well as a portion of the proceeds benefit the hanging flower baskets, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Rapids River Days Parade, 6 p.m., 6th Avenue, Sauk Rapids. saukrapidsriverdays.com.
Sunset Stages, featuring the Shaun Johnson Big Band Experience, 7:30 p.m., Darnall Amphitheater on north side of Benedicta Arts Center, College of St. Benedict, 37 S. College Ave., St. Joseph.
Health for Life “Ready Set Glow 5K,” benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota and Pregnancy Resource Center Medical Clinic, 8 p.m., 323 3rd St. NE, Waite Park.
Saturday, June 27
St. John’s Bible pages on display, now through mid-December, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Hill Museum and Monastic Library, St. John’s University, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 320-363-3351. 320-363-3514.
Rapids River Days 5K/1K Walk/Run, for Tanner’s Team Foundation, 1K at 8:30 a.m. and 5K at 9 a.m., Bob Cross Park, Sauk Rapids. saukrapidsriverdays.com.
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Brat sale, sponsored by Y2K Lions, all tips and donations as well as a portion of the proceeds benefit the hanging flower baskets, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Rapids River Food Fest, featuring StrongMan/Woman Championships, Kevin Lange and the Mississippi Drifters, the Receders and the Honey Badgers, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Municipal Park, Sauk Rapids. saukrapidsriverdays.com.
Rock-fest 2015, featuring a parade, street dance and fireworks at dusk. 6-8 p.m., downtown Rockville. 320-980-0329.
Monday, June 29
Mayor’s office hours, 8-11:30 a.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Benton County Historical Society, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 218 1st St. N., Sauk Rapids. 320-253-9614. mnbentonhistory.org.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph Township Board, 8 p.m., Township Hall, 935 College Ave. S., St. Joseph.
Tuesday, June 30
A Camping We Will Go Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 10:15-10:45 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Toddler Time/Preschool Storytime, for ages 18 months to 6 years, 10:30-11 a.m., Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave. N., Waite Park. 320-253-9359.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 205 Birch St. W., St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Central Minnesota Market, 3-5:30 p.m., VA Hospital, 4801 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-251-2498.
The Art of Music, for ages 6 to 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.


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A Camping We Will Go Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration 30 minutes before the program, 11-11:30 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Blood drive, noon-6 p.m., 323 4th Ave. NE, St. Joseph.
Summertime by George! featuring Martin Zellar, 5-9 p.m., Lake George, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. summertimebygeorge.com.
St. Stephen City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 2 6th Ave SE. 320251-0964.
Basic Computer and Internet Help, for all interested in learning more about computers and the Internet, 7-8 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Thursday, July 2
Blood drive, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., 323 4th Ave. NE, St. Joseph.
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
JoeTown Summer Lunch and Learn, for ages 17 and younger, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Klinefelter Park, 405 10th Ave. SE, St. Joseph. 320-363-7505 ext. 350.
Town Hall Meeting, 4:30-5:30 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave. N., St. Joseph. 320-363-7201. cityofstjoseph.com.
Great River Regional Coin Club, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Miller Auto Marine Sports Plaza, 2930 2nd St. S., St. Cloud.
A Camping We Will Go Storytime, for ages 2 to 8 with registration required 30 minutes before the program, 6:30-7 p.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
Sauk Rapids Jaycees, 7 p.m., VFW, 901 N. Benton Dr., Sauk Rapids. srjaycees.weebly.com.
Sunset Stages, featuring Shannan Paul and Mary Mack, 7:30 p.m., Darnall Amphitheater on north side of Benedicta Arts Center, College of St. Benedict, 37 S. College Ave., St. Joseph.
Rice Lions Club, 8 p.m., Lions Building, Westside Park, 101 4th St. NW, Rice.
Friday, July 3
Conversation Circles, for all non-native English speakers, 10-11 a.m., St. Cloud Public Library, 1300 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud. 320-650-2500.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society open, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave. NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
St. Joseph Farmers’ Market, 3-6:30 p.m., near the Wobegon Trail Center, C.R. 2.
Joetown Rocks Parish Festival, 5 p.m., 12 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. joetownrocks.org.
Saturday, July 4
Central Minnesota Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 1480 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids. 320-251-2498.
Joetown Rocks Parish Festival, 10 a.m., 12 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. joetownrocks.org.
Living History: Meet the Lindberghs, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Drive S., Little Falls.