2 Second Ave. S., Suite 135 |  Sauk Rapids, MN  56379  |  320.251.1971

What's Happening

Saturday, Oct. 23, 4 p.m. – Fall Bouja and Bake Sale Fundraiser. Dine in or bring-your-own-container take out by quart or gallon. St. John’s Lutheran Church, 6855 Golden Spike Road, Sauk Rapids.

Monday, Oct. 25, 12:30-6:30 p.m. – American Red Cross Blood Drive. First Presbyterian Church, 306 Norway Drive, Foley. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-733-2767 or visiting redcrossblood.org. Sponsor code: Foley.

Monday, Oct. 25, 6 p.m. – Sauk Rapids City Council Meeting. Sauk Rapids City Hall, 251 Summit Ave. N., Sauk Rapids.

Monday, Oct. 25, 6:30 p.m. – Sauk Rapids-Rice School Board Meeting. Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 1835 Osauka Road N.E., Sauk Rapids.

Tuesday, Oct. 26, 11 a.m. to noon – Living Waters Lutheran Church Food Shelf Distribution. Living Waters Lutheran Church, 1911 Fourth Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. If in need of emergency food assistance, call 320-255-1135.

Tuesday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m. – Free Grace Recovery Meeting. Hosted by Free Grace United. All are welcome; everyone struggles with something. Food and fellowship beginning at 6:30 p.m. The ROC, 141 Fourth Ave. N., Foley. Call 612-512-4745 for more information or support.

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 5 p.m. – Meat Raffle. Benefitting the Sauk Rapids-Rice swim and dive team. Sauk Rapids VFW Post 6992, 901 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids.

Wednesday, Oct. 27, 1-7 p.m. – American Red Cross Blood Drive. Countryside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1970 15th St. N.E., Sauk Rapids. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-733-2767 or visiting redcrossblood.org. Sponsor code: Foley.

Friday, Oct. 29, 11 a.m. to noon – Living Waters Lutheran Church Food Shelf Distribution. Living Waters Lutheran Church, 1911 Fourth Ave. N., Sauk Rapids. If in need of emergency food assistance, call 320-255-1135.

Saturday, Oct. 30, 10 a.m. – District 15 Town Hall Meeting. Hosted by Minnesota Sen. Andrew Mathews (R-Princeton) and Minnesota Rep. Shane Mekeland (R-Clear Lake). O’Brien’s Pub, 10 E. Main St., Rice. No RSVP required to attend this informal meeting.

Saturday, Oct. 30, 5-7 p.m. – Truck or Treat. Open to the public. Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church, 1950 125th St. N.W., Rice.

Sunday, Oct. 31, 2-4 p.m. – Drive-thru Trunk or Treat. Children receive a bag of goodies as you drive through the circular drive. While supplies last. Petra Lutheran Church, 1049 First Ave. N., Sauk Rapids.

Canceled: The Poor Clare Benefit Tea scheduled in October and hosted by the St. Cloud area parishes was canceled due to ongoing issues with the coronavirus pandemic. The benefit annually raises funds to defray heating costs. Donations are being accepted via postal mail to the monastery.