Calendar

PUBLISHED OCT. 31

Friday, Oct. 31
Blood drive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., College of St. Benedict, 37 S. College Ave. 1-800-733-2767.
Restless Souls Cemetery and Walk-through Haunt, all ages welcome, but haunt gets much scarier after night fall, dusk-9 p.m., 905 Dale St. E., St. Joseph. 320-271-0035.
The Pit and the Pendulum, film showing, 6 p.m.,  Miller Center Auditorium, SCSU, 400 6th St. S, St. Cloud. stcloudstate.edu.
Fall Family Fun Fest, sponsored by Joy Christian Center and Rock On Trucks, more than 100 games, candy, food, puppet shows and more, 6-9 p.m., River’s Edge Convention Center, 10 4th Ave. S., St. Cloud. 320-253-7819. greatjoy.org.

Saturday, Nov. 1
Dashain and Tihar Night, Nepali cultural speakers, dances and performances, 5-9 p.m., Ritsche Auditorium, St. Cloud State University, 702 1st Ave S., St. Cloud.

Sunday, Nov. 2
Daylight saving time ends, residents should turn clocks back one hour to reflect the ending of daylight saving time at 2 a.m.

Monday, Nov. 3
Sartell Lions Club, 7 p.m., upstairs of Blue Line Sports Bar andGrill, 1101 2nd St. S., Sartell. 248-3240.

Tuesday, Nov. 4
Election Day, most polling places will be open from 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Blood drive, 1-7 p.m., Atonement Lutheran Church, 1144 29th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.

Wednesday, Nov. 5
Blood drive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., St. John’s University Great Hall, 2850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville. 1-800-733-2767.
Percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani, master class, noon, Ruth Gant Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center, St. Cloud State University, 620 3rd Ave. S., St. Cloud.
St. Stephen City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 2 6th Ave. SE. 251-0964.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society, 7 p.m., Old City Hall, 25 1st Ave NW. stjosephhistoricalmn.org.
Percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani, performance, 7:30 p.m., Gallery Vault,  822 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud.

Thursday, Nov. 6
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
Blood drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Rasmussen College, 226 Park Ave. S., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.
Great River Regional Coin Club, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Miller Auto Marine Sports Plaza, 2930 2nd St. S., St. Cloud.
St. Joseph City Council, rescheduled for Monday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave N. 320-363-7201.

Saturday, Nov. 8
Eagles Auxiliary Craft Sale, crafters with handmade items, homemade bread, rolls, cookies and more, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Eagles Club, 730 41st Ave. N., St. Cloud. 320-293-8424.
Holiday Bazaar, hosted by St. Paul’s Christian Women, featuring artisans, crafters, bake sale and silent auction, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Paul’s Parish Center, 1125 11th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 320-251-4831.
Winter Market, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. marketmonday.org.
International Soup Luncheon and Open House, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Church, 601 7th Ave. S., St. Cloud. 656-1200.
PUBLISHED OCT. 24

Friday, Oct. 24
Blood drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Minnesota Department of Transportation training center, 3725 12th St. N., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.
Fish Fry, all-you-can eat, 4-9 p.m., Holy Cross Parish, 10651 CR 8, Kimball (Marty/Pearl Lake).
Shadow of the Vampire, film showing, 6 p.m.,  Miller Center Auditorium, SCSU, 400 6th St. S, St. Cloud. stcloudstate.edu.

Saturday, Oct. 25
31st Annual All Saints Academy Workathon, staff, students, and parents will volunteer their time to assist the elderly and disabled residents of the St. Joseph, by raking leaves and other jobs. 363-7505, ext. 150.

Sunday, Oct. 26
5th Annual Trunk-or-Treat, safe & fun trick or treating, games, food and prizes, please bring a non-perishable food item or cash donation for the food shelf, noon-3 p.m., Minnesota School of Business, 1201 2nd St. S., Waite Park. 320-257-2000.

Monday, Oct. 27
Sartell City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.
Central MN Catholic Worker Open House, 7-8:30 p.m., Church of St. Joseph Heritage Hall, 12 West Minnesota St., St. Joseph. centralmncw@gmail.com or centralmncw.org.
Choral Connections Concert, featuring St. Cloud State University Concert Choir and St. Cloud area high school choral ensembles, 7:30 p.m., Ritsche Auditorium, SCSU, 702 1st Ave S, St. Cloud. maferrell@stcloudstate.edu.

Wednesday, Oct. 29
House of Usher, film showing, 6 p.m.,  Miller Center Auditorium, SCSU, 400 6th St. S, St. Cloud. stcloudstate.edu.

Thursday, Oct. 30
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
The Ghosts of Edgar Allan Poe, poem recital and story telling, 7 p.m.,  Learning Resources Center Auditorium, SCSU, 400 6th St. S, St. Cloud. stcloudstate.edu.

Friday, Oct. 31
Blood drive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., College of St. Benedict, 37 S. College Ave. 1-800-733-2767.
The Pit and the Pendulum, film showing, 6 p.m.,  Miller Center Auditorium, SCSU, 400 6th St. S, St. Cloud. stcloudstate.edu.

Restless Souls Cemetery and Walk-through Haunt, all ages welcome, but haunt gets much scarier after night fall, dusk-9 p.m., 905 Dale St. E., St. Joseph. 320-271-0035.

 

PUBLISHED OCT. 17

Friday, Oct. 17
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave NW.

Saturday, Oct. 18
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave NW.
Annual Evening for Life Banquet, sponsored by MCCL, 5 p.m. Mass, 6 p.m. social hour 6:30 p.m. chicken dinner, Richmond Parish Center. 320-597-2228.

Monday, Oct. 20
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. www.marketmonday.org.
St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club meeting, 7 p.m., American Legion, 101 W Minnesota St., St. Joseph.

Tuesday, Oct. 21
Blood drive, 10-4 p.m., St. Cloud State University, 720 4th Ave. S., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.

Wednesday, Oct. 22
Blood drive, 10-4 p.m., St. Cloud State University, 720 4th Ave. S., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.

Thursday, Oct. 23
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
District 13A House Forum, sponsored by the League of Women Voters, 7-8:30 p.m., St. Joseph Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE.

Friday, Oct. 24
Blood drive, 9-3 p.m., Minnesota Department of Transportation training center, 3725 12th St. N., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.
Fish Fry, all-you-can eat, 4-9 p.m., Holy Cross Parish, 10651 CR 8, Kimball (Marty/Pearl Lake).

Saturday, Oct. 25
All Saints Academy Workathon, staff, students, and parents will volunteer their time to assist the elderly and disabled residents of the St. Joseph, by raking leaves and other jobs. 363-7505, ext. 150.

 

PUBLISHED OCT. 10

Friday, Oct. 10
Brat and hot beef sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave NW.
Half-cent Sales Tax Forum, hosted by Mayor Rick Schultz, 4-5 p.m., Lake Wobegone Trail Head, 605 1st Ave NE, St. Joseph.
Firefighters Open House, 4-7 p.m., St. Joseph Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE..

Saturday, Oct. 11
Brat and hot beef sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave NW.
Firefighters Open House, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Stephen Fire Hall, 2 6th Ave. SE..

Monday, Oct. 13
Market Monday, 3-6:30 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. www.marketmonday.org.
Fare For All, 4-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR 2, St. Joseph. 1-800-582-4291 or www.fareforall.org.
Community workshop regarding facility needs, hosted by WSB Associates, 6 p.m., St. Joseph Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE. 763-270-3461.
Sartell City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.

Tuesday, Oct. 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. 1-888-234-1294.
Sartell Chamber of Commerce, 11:45 a.m., City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. 320-253-2171.
Poor Clare Tea Benefit, proceeds offset fuel costs for the cloistered monastery of the Order of St. Clare sisters in Sauk Rapids, 2-6 p.m., St. Francis Xavier Parish Gathering Place, 219 2nd St. S., Sartell.
Family Fun Night, children from birth to kindergarten entry and family are welcome for art, gym play, music, drama and more, 5-7 p.m. Colts Academy, 124 1st Ave SE, St. Joseph.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour first-time course), must attend Oct. 14 and 15 classes, 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 100 44th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294.
Holistic Moms Network, 7-8:30 p.m., Good Earth Co-op, 2010 Veterans Drive, St. Cloud. 320-252-2489.

Wednesday, Oct. 15
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour refresher course), 8 a.m.-noon, Whitney Senior Center, 1527 Northway Drive. St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294.
55+ Driver Improvement program (four-hour first-time course), must attend Oct. 14 and 15 classes, 5-9 p.m., Apollo High School, 100 44th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294.

Thursday, Oct. 16
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, 520 1st St. NE, Sartell.
St. Joseph City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall, 25 College Ave N. 320-363-7201.

Friday, Oct. 17
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave NW.

Saturday, Oct. 18
Burger and brat sale, sponsored by Knights of Columbus, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 1st Ave NW.
Annual Evening for Life Banquet, sponsored by MCCL, 5 p.m. Mass, 6 p.m. social hour 6:30 p.m. chicken dinner, Richmond Parish Center. 320-597-2228.

 

PUBLISHED OCT. 3

Saturday, Oct. 4
Human trafficking, personal stories of struggle and triumph (may not be suitable for young audiences), 8:30 a.m. coffee, 9 a.m.-noon program, Celebration Lutheran Church, 1500 Pinecone Road N., Sartell. 320-255-0488. www.celebrationlutheranchurch.com.
Johnnie Homecoming Football Game, St. John’s Johnnies vs Hamline University, 1 p.m., Clemens Stadium, St. John’s University.

Sunday, Oct. 5
Breakfast with the Firefighters, free-will donations accepted, 8:30 a.m.-noon, St. Stephen Church Hall, 103 Central Ave. S., St. Stephen.

Monday, Oct. 6
Market Monday, 3-6 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N., Sartell. www.marketmonday.org.
Sartell Special Education Advisory Committee, meeting open to all parents of students served in special education in District 748. 6-8 p.m., District Service Center, 212 3rd Ave. N., Sartell. 320-656-3701.
Sartell Lions Club, 7 p.m., upstairs of Blue Line Sports Bar andGrill, 1101 2nd St. S., Sartell. 320-248-3240.

Tuesday, Oct. 7
Blood drive, 1-7 p.m., Atonement Lutheran Church, 1144 29th Ave. N., St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.

Wednesday, Oct. 8
St. Joseph Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., St. Joseph Community Fire Hall. www.stjosephchamber.com.

Thursday, Oct. 9
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, Sartell.
St. Joseph Senior Citizens, 1:30 p.m., Community Fire Hall, 401 7th St. S., St. Joseph.
Firefighters Open House, 4-7 p.m., Sartell Fire Hall, 220 4th Ave. S., Sartell.
55+ Driver Improvement program, (four-hour refresher course), 5-9 p.m., Gilleland Chevrolet-Geo Inc., 93019 Division St., St. Cloud. 1-888-234-1294.
St. Joseph Action Group quarterly meeting, 7 p.m., American Legion of St. Joseph, 101 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph. 320-363-7666.

Friday, Oct. 10
Brat and hot beef sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market.
Half-cent Sales Tax Forum, hosted by Mayor Rick Schultz, 4-5 p.m., Lake Wobegone Trail Head, 605 1st Ave NE, St. Joseph.
Firefighters Open House, 4-7 p.m., St. Joseph Community Fire Hall, 323 4th Ave. NE., St. Joseph.

Saturday, Oct. 11
Brat and hot beef sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Lions, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market.
Firefighters Open House, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Stephen Fire Hall, 2 6th Ave. SE., St. Stephen.

PUBLISHED SEPT. 25

Friday, Sept. 26
St. John’s Parish Rummage Sale, 7-11 a.m., St. John the Baptist Parish Center, 14241 Fruit Farm Road, St. Joseph. Just west of SJU. 320-363-2569.
Traveling Health and Screening Fair for people 50+, 8 a.m. – noon, Church of St. Joseph Heritage Hall, 12 W. Minnesota St., St. Joseph.
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market.

Saturday, Sept. 27
Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk, 9 a.m., Whitney Recreation Center, 1529 Northway Drive, St. Cloud. www.zeroprostatecancerrun.org/stcloud.
End Alzheimer’s Walk, 9 a.m. registration, 10:45 a.m. walk, Lake George Municipal Complex, 1101 7th St. S., St. Cloud. www.alz.org/walk.
Brat sale, sponsored by St. Joseph Y2K Lions, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market.

Monday, Sept. 29
Blood drive, 1:30-7:30 p.m., St. Mary Help of Christians Parish, 24588 CR 7, St. Cloud. 1-800-733-2767.
Market Monday, 3-6 p.m., Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N., Sartell. www.marketmonday.org.

Tuesday, Sept. 30
Traveling Health and Screening Fair for people 50+, 8 a.m. – noon, Discovery Church, 700 18th St. NW, Sauk Rapids.

Wednesday, Oct. 1
St. Stephen City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall. 251-0964.
St. Joseph Area Historical Society, 7 p.m., Old City Hall, St. Joseph. www.stjosephhistoricalmn.org.

Thursday, Oct. 2
Coffee and Conversation, a senior discussion group, 9 a.m., Country Manor, Sartell.
Great River Regional Coin Club, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Miller Auto Marine Sports Plaza, 2930 2nd St. S., St. Cloud.
St. Joseph City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall. 320-363-7201.

Saturday, Oct. 4
Human trafficking, personal stories of struggle and triumph (may not be suitable for young audiences), 8:30 a.m. coffee, 9 a.m.-noon program, Celebration Lutheran Church, 1500 Pine Cone Road N., Sartell. 320-255-0488. www.celebrationlutheranchurch.com.
Johnnie Homecoming Football Game, St. John’s Johnnies vs Hamline University, 1 p.m., Clemens Stadium, St. John’s University.

Sunday, Oct. 5
Breakfast with the Firefighters, free will donations accepted, 8:30 a.m.-noon, St. Stephen Church Hall, 103 Central Ave. S., St. Stephen, MN.

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