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Community Calendar 042614

SATURDAY, APRIL 26 THE MORTONAIRES, acappella men’s chorus from Illinois, performs at the Morris Area Concert Hall, 153 So. Columbia Ave., 7 p.m. Performance sponsored by Morris North Apostolic Christian Church. Free and open to the public.    s17

MINNEWASKA SINGLES, 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion in Glenwood,  186 Hwy 55, then car pool to dinner at Pudua, County Road 22 and18. For information call 320-283-5612.    s17

OWEN'S 4TH ANNUAL EARTH DAY CELEBRATION will be from 1 to 3 p.m., at Kjenstad Park, 300 West 4th St., Morris. As a part, the Mobiz Computer's recycling truck will be accepting computer components for disposal/recycling free of charge, on a first-come-first-served basis until the truck is full. Stop by to recycle your old computer. Enjoy refreshments, sign up for a tree drawing and other prizes, participate in ECO projects and help clean up Lake Crystal's shoreline.    s17

MORRIS AREA ARTS BOOSTERS ANNUAL ARTS FESTIVAL will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Morris Area High School. Cost is free, but there is a fee for game tickets and food.    s17

BENEFIT FOR KENZIE GAHM, 5:30 p.m. at the Morris American Legion. Silent auction and dinner, free will donation. Donations can be made to the Kenzie Gahm fund at the Bank of the West. Donation items can be dropped off at Morris and Associates.    s17


BLOOD DRIVE, Hancock School North Gym, 1 to 7 p.m. For appointments call Maxine 320-392-5671 or go to    s17

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30 LILIES: JEWELS OF THE GARDEN Barbara Ronningen from the North American Lily Society will be at the West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC) for her presentation from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. This event was rescheduled from Wednesday, April 16. The presentation will be held in AgCountry Auditorium at the WCROC, 46352 State Hwy 329, Morris. 320-589-1711. Light refreshments served. Admission is free, donations accepted.    s17

FRIDAY, MAY 2 BENEFIT FOR JEFF MCMAHON FAMILY, will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Odessa City Hall.  A meal, silent auction and live auction will be held with a dance to follow. All proceeds go to the family, who lost their home in a fire. Supplement funds have been applied for through Thrivent Financial Swift/Big Stone Chapter #31319.    s17

SATURDAY, MAY 3 FIRE AND RESCUE FUNDRAISER, Kensington Community Center, 4 to 7 p.m., pulled pork dinner. Door prizes given. Free-will donations accepted and appreciated        s17

SATURDAY, JULY 26 CORRECTION: ALBERTA STREET DANCE and Kid’s Fun Day is scheduled. Watch for more details.    s18