11 2nd Ave N, Unit 103  |  Sauk Rapids, MN  56379  |  320.251.1971

What's Happening

Saturday, Nov. 9, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Holiday Bazaar. Professional artisans and crafters, bake sale, silent auction, cash raffle, catered lunch and live entertainment by The Half Steps. St. Paul’s Catholic Church Parish Center, 1125 11th Ave. N., St. Cloud.

Saturday, Nov. 9, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Thanksgiving Make and Take. What are you thankful for? Make a picture to take home or share with the library. For ages 6-12. Great River Regional Library-Foley Branch, 251 Fourth Ave. N., Foley.

Saturday, Nov. 9, noon to 1:30 p.m. – Clean Energy Forum. Minnesota House 14B Rep. Dan Wolgamott joins House Energy and Climate Division vice chair Rep. Jamie Long. St. Cloud State University-Welcome Center Lobby, 355 Fifth Ave. S., St. Cloud.

Saturday, Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m. – Triple Espresso. A performance that shines the light on three performers as they reminisce about their ill-fated big break. Paramount Center for the Arts, 913 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. For more information, call 320-259-5463 or visit http://www.paramountarts.org.

Sunday, Nov. 10, 1 p.m. – Turkey Bingo. Sponsored by St. John’s Catholic Church. Ice cream, coffee and cake will be served following bingo. St. John Emmaus Trinity Center, 621 Dewey St., Foley.

Monday, Nov. 11 – Veterans Day. Government offices closed in observance of the national holiday.

Monday, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m. – St. Cloud Municipal Band Fall Concert. Paramount Center for the Arts, 913 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. For more information, call 320-259-5463 or visit http://www.paramountarts.org.

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 5-7 p.m. – Pot Roast Dinner. Hosted by American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 473. Pot roast, potatoes, carrots and gravy, sides and desserts. American Legion Post No. 473, 80 Division St. N., Rice.

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 6 p.m. – Sauk Rapids City Council Meeting. Sauk Rapids Government Center, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids.

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 7 p.m. – Watab Township Meeting. Watab Town Hall, 660 75th St. N.W., Sauk Rapids.

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 6-7:30 p.m. – Cardmaking with Linda Davis. All materials provided. For teens and adults. Registration required. Great River Regional Library-Foley branch, 251 Fourth Ave. N., Foley.

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 6 p.m. – Regal Solar Public Information and Environmental Scoping Assessment Meeting. Hosted by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission and Minnesota Department of Commerce. Regarding 100 megawatt proposed solar project in Langola Township, Benton County. Rice Lions Building, 101 Fourth Ave. N.W., Rice.

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 7 p.m. – Sauk Rapids-Rice School Board Meeting. Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 1835 Osauka Road N.E., Sauk Rapids.

Thursday, Nov. 14, 1-2 p.m. – Tech Tutors. Trouble understanding your laptop, e-reader or other electronic device? Sign up for a 30 minute one on one session with library staff. Registration required. Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud.

Saturday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. – Musical performance by the BoDeans. Paramount Center for the Arts, 913 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud. For more information, call 320-259-5463 or visit http://www.paramountarts.org.

Sunday, Nov. 17, 8 a.m. to noon – Omelette Breakfast. Sponsored by the Waite Park American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 428. Made to order omelettes, hash browns, toast and beverages. Proceeds support veteran programs. American Legion Post No. 428, 17 Second Ave. N., Waite Park.

Sunday, Nov. 17, 1 p.m. – Turkey Bingo. Sponsored by the Sacred Heart Parish Festival Committee. Sacred Heart Church, 2875 10th Ave. N.E., Sauk Rapids.

Sunday, Nov. 17, 5:45-8 p.m. – Kenny Beehler Benefit. Sloppy joe meal and silent auction from 6-7:30 p.m. Items for the silent auction can be dropped off at the Extension office by Nov. 15. or at Mr. Jim’s on the day of the event. Mr. Jim’s, 840 Highway 23, Foley. Contact the Benton County Extension Office at 320-968-5077 for more information.

Monday, Nov. 18, 10:30 a.m. to noon – Makers Mondays. Come and see what is happening in the MakerSpace. For ages 6 and above. Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud.

Monday, Nov. 18, 7 p.m. – Rice City Council Meeting. Rice City Hall, 205 E. Main St., Rice.

Monday, Nov. 18, 7 p.m. – Sauk Rapids-Rice School Board Meeting. Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 1835 Osauka Road N.E., Sauk Rapids.

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. – Benton County Board of Commissioners Meeting. Benton County Administration Building, 531 Dewey St., Foley.

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 11 a.m. to noon – Adult Book Club. November’s feature is “Liberty: A Lake Wobegon Novel” by Garrison Keillor. Contact the library for a copy. Led by the Foley Friends of the Library. Great River Regional Library-Foley branch, 251 Fourth Ave. N., Foley.

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 5:30 p.m. – Foley City Council Meeting. Foley City Hall, 251 Fourth Ave. N., Foley.

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 5:30 p.m. – Girl Scouts Reach for the Stars Event. Learn about Girl Scouts, experience STEM based activities about the night’s sky, meet troop leaders and register on site. Open to girls in grades K-12. For more information call 320-252-2952 or visit http://www.girlscoutslp.org. Sauk Rapids Government Center, 250 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids.

Thursday, Nov. 21, 7:30 a.m. – Foley Area Chamber of Commerce. C.R.O.S.S. Center, 150 Fourth Ave. N., Foley.

Thursday, Nov. 21, 6-8:30 p.m. – Writers’ Room. Exchange ideas, work through writers’ block and get suggestions. Open to all experience levels. Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud.

Thursday, Nov. 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Get Your Glow On. Learn the science behind why things glow and make glowing creations. For ages 8-12. Limit 20. Great River Regional Library, 1300 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud.

Friday, Nov. 22, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Annual Soup, Craft and Bake Sale. First Presbyterian Church, 304 S. Fifth Ave., St. Cloud.

Friday, Nov. 22, 7 p.m. – Turkey Bingo. Hosted by the Rice Firefighters Association. Old Village Hall, 30 E. Main St., Rice.

Saturday, Nov. 23, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Annual Soup, Craft and Bake Sale. Lunch also served. First Presbyterian Church, 304 S. Fifth Ave., St. Cloud.

Saturday, Nov. 23, 10 a.m. – Holiday Market. Crafts, vendors and regifting items. All proceeds benefit the Sartell Historical Society. Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S., Sartell.

Saturday, Nov. 23, 10:30-11:15 a.m. – Thanksgiving Story Time. Join the Foley ambassadors for story time, crafts and a snack. For ages 0-6. Great River Regional Library-Foley branch, 251 Fourth Ave. N., Foley.

Saturday, Nov. 23, 1 p.m. – Annual Turkey Bingo and Bake Sale. Hosted by the Sauk Rapids VFW Auxiliary Post No. 6992. Bake sale begins at 1 p.m. Bingo starts at 3 p.m. All proceeds benefit veterans and veterans’ families. VFW Post No. 6992, 901 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids.

Sunday, Nov. 24 1-4 p.m. – Turkey Bingo. Hosted by the St. Lawrence Knights of Columbus. Council of Catholic Women will host a quilt raffle at 4 p.m. St. Lawrence Church Hall, 10915 Duelm Road N.E., Foley.