Archive for Happenings

Farmers market Wednesday

Visit the Delano Farmers’ Market for locally-grown produce, homemade pies/baked goods, meats, plants, and more. Every week through October from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays at Flippin’ Bill’s (8045 County Line Road Southeast).

A Polish immigrant’s story to be told Wednesday

Hear local author Elizabeth Suszynski share her story of emigrating to the U.S. from an oppressive socialist regime in Poland. Her book is a memoir of her childhood and the immigration experience. Everyone is welcome. Starts at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Delano Senior Center.

Somali Museum of Minnesota Tuesday

The Somali museum is the home of traditional Somali arts in Minnesota, which has the largest Somali community in the U.S. Displaying a collection of over 700 pieces, the museum allows Minnesotans of all backgrounds to learn about this culture. Cost: $25. Participants are responsible for their lunches afterward. Van departs Delano Senior Center at 8:45 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 26. For more information, call the senior center at 763-972-0574 or email

Celebration and social event at the Gazebo Sun

Delano Royalty presents a celebration and social event for Aquatennial Ambassador 2023-24, Princess Sydney Trautman Sunday, Sept. 24, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Gazebo at Central Park, 650 River St. N. in Delano. Wear your favorite fall flannel for fall fun and to meet and congratulate Princess Sydney. Enjoy a caramel apple bar, snacks, and yard games.

It’s homecoming time at Delano High School

Homecoming week at Delano High School is just ahead this week.

Family Storytime Tuesday

Help your pre-schooler get ready to read in an interactive storytime book. Our storytellers practice “Every Child Ready to Read” pre-reading skills, including talking, singing, writing, playing, and reading with participants. Plus we always have fun. For children from infant to 6 years old. Storytime begins at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Delano Great River Regional Library.