Tricounty News

April 26: Spring Stop ‘n Shop

The ninth annual Spring Stop ‘n Shop craft, vendor and bake sale is planned for Saturday, April 26. It will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kimball United Methodist Church at 141 Highway 55 West, Kimball.

Coffee, lemonade and treats will be available all day, plus a sloppy Joe lunch, all with a free-will offering. 


Watkins hosts Easter egg hunt

This year’s Easter egg hunt in Watkins was held at the Lions skating rink. It was a beautiful day for the event, neither too warm or too cold, and all the W-IMG 8222children had lots of fun. Besides gathering eggs, children also enjoyed popcorn and cotton candy, face painting, and a drawing for prizes afterward. The Lions/Lioness and Riverwood Realty sponsored the event. Staff photo by Jean Doran Matua.


St. Anthony Annual April 11 Fish Fry

St. Anthony Church Fish Fry will be from 4:30-8 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the St. Anthony Parish Center cafeteria in Watkins.

This is all-you-can-eat fish (with light breading), coleslaw, homemade potato salad, baked beans, bread, bars, and beverage, including take-outs for $9 for adults, $4 for children 4-10 years, and free for children 3 and younger.

Sponsored by Council of Catholic Women.

April 10: Christian Women’s dinner

Comedy, giggles and laughs are the makings for a great evening out. So grab your loved one and/or your friends and make your reservations for the “Everybody loves a Good Laugh!” dinner held at Reichel’s Event Center Thursday, April 10. 6:30 p.m. punch, 7 p.m. dinner and program. The comedy group “Ripple Effect” presented by Bob and Rachael Snodgrass of Sheboygan, Wis., will tickle your funny bone, Rachael will mellow you out with her lovely Flute music and Bob will give you some food for thought as he speaks on the theme “How to Be a Somebody When You Think You’re a Nobody”. Tickets are $13 per person and reservations required by April 3.  Make checks to Annandale Christian Women’s Club and send to Bev Sorensen at 9278 60th St. NW, Annandale, 55321, or call (320) 274-8271.


April 5: ZUMC Rummage, Bake Sale

Zion United Methodist Church of South Haven will have a rummage and bake sale 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 5. There will be household, books, craft supplies, clothing, and lots of miscellaneous; and a bag sale the last hour. ZUMC is located at 450 Fairhaven Ave. in South Haven.