Archive for Happenings

St. Maximilian Kolbe School open house Thursday, Jan. 23

DELANO, MN – St. Maximilian Kolbe School, 235 S. Second St., Delano, will host an open house from 6-7:30 Thursday, Jan. 23. Tour classrooms, meet teachers, talk with current parents, get registration information, and more.

One-act play Thursday, Jan. 23

DELANO, MN – Delano High School students will present a performance of a one-act play titled “I Will Go . . . I Will Go . . . “ at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, in the Performing Arts Center.

WHPS View Santa Saturday, Dec. 7

MAPLE PLAIN AND INDEPENDENCE, MN – West Hennepin Public Safety reserve officers will host the 39th annual View Santa event Saturday, Dec. 7. It will take place from 3:45-4:15 p.m. at the Independence City Hall parking lot, 1920 Co. Rd. 90, and from about 4:45-5:30 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park in Maple Plain. Patrons will have the opportunity to meet and have pictures taken with Santa. Officers will be collecting food and cash donations for area food shelves. See the article in the Nov. 29 edition of the Delano Herald Journal for more information.

Old-Fashioned Christmas Saturday, Dec. 7

DELANO, MN – Downtown Delano will host Old-Fashioned Christmas Saturday, Dec. 7. See the Nov. 29 edition of the Delano Herald Journal for more information.

Breakfast with Santa Saturday, Dec. 7

DELANO, MN – Santa will be at the Delano American Legion, 240 Babcock Blvd. W.,  from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, for “Breakfast with Santa.” The event is free. Food shelf donations will be accepted. Breakfast will include French toast sticks, sausage, and apple sauce. Kids will receive a treat from Santa, as well.

Christmas tree lighting Friday, Dec. 6

DELANO, MN – Delano Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 13th annual Christmas tree lighting at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Riverfront Park on River Street near the bridge. See the article in the Nov. 29 edition of the Delano Herald Journal for more information.