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Public input sought at open house

SPONSORED POST. As part of the Park and Recreation Committee meeting Wednesday, May 24, there will be an open house from 6 to 7 p.m. at Delano City Hall to welcome citizens to learn more and ask questions about the splash pad proposed for Central Park.

Up in the U.P. Wednesday

SPONSORED POST. Up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan presented by Bill Jamerson will be a guest speaker Wednesday May 17 from 11 a.m. to noon at the Delano Senior Center.
Bill began collecting stories about the Upper Peninsula of Michigan while researching for his PBS film Winter Wonderland. Due to its isolation, and remoteness, the UP has many cultural traditions that have been preserved. Pasty shops, sauna, and ski jumping tournaments are still part of the culture. Bill turned many of these stories into songs to create programs that are as informative as they are entertaining.

Love INC alley sale Wednesday

SPONSORED POST. Love INC – Heartland (Love in the Name of Christ) is hosting an alley sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, at 318 Railroad Ave. Delano. Get a bargain while supporting the organization “Helping churches help people.”

Big Woods Garden Club plant sale May 20

SPONSORED POST. The Big Woods Garden Club will host a plant sale from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at Flippin Bill’s (Highway 12 and County Line Road). Master gardeners will be on site to answer questions.

Invasive species meeting May 18

SPONSORED POST. The Big Woods Garden Club will host a meeting open to the public at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 201 Buffalo St., Delano. Learn how to control and/or eradicate invasive species growing in Minnesota.

Pastor Matt Sipe receives new appointment

The District Superintendent of the Twin Cities District of the United Methodist Church, Minnesota Annual Conference, has announced that it is the intention of Bishop Bruce Ough to appoint the Rev. Matt Sipe as lead pastor for the Minnetonka United Methodist Church.
A celebration of Pastor Matt’s service will take place on Sunday, June 4 at 10:30 a.m. at the Delano United Methodist Church.
Visitors are welcome to attend. A reception will be held immediately after this service to honor Pastor Matt for his service to the Delano Methodist Church and the Delano community.

For more Delano news, see the May 8 edition of the Delano Herald Journal.

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