Tricounty News

Cold Spring Maennerchor hosts event

featuring 250 singers at SJU Abbey

The Cold Spring Area Maennerchor, a male chorus which is comprised of more than 40 members from all over the greater Cold Spring area, is hosting The Big Sing, “O Come Let Us Sing” is theme for this year’s event which is to be performed at the St. John’s University Abbey Church Saturday, April 26, at 7 p.m. More than 250 male voices will join to bring you some of the greatest music you’ll hear in the Central MN region.

Tickets for the 2014 Big Sing will be on sale every Wednesday evening in front of the ROCORI High School Auditorium from 7-9 p.m.


April 22: Fair Haven Old Settlers committee mtg.

The Fairhaven Old Settlers committee will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at the Fair Haven town hall. Any volunteers are always welcome.

Any non-profit organizations wanting to make some extra money and have a stand this year, please call pam at (320) 236-7739.


April 14: Eden Valley Chamber meeting

A representative of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce will be at the next meeting of the Eden Valley Chamber of Commerce. 

Social time starts at 6 p.m., with dinner at 6:30 and the meeting starting at 7, at Valley Inn in Eden Valley.

Attendees will get ideas for how to get more people involved, and how to make the chamber an even more active organization.


April 10: Volunteer celebration at Senior Dining

Kimball Senior Dining cordially invites the volunteers who serve there and the Meals on Wheels volunteers to an annual Volunteer Celebration Party given in their honor by Catholic Charities.

This will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 10, at the Senior Dining Site at St. Anne’s Catholic Church.

Please RSVP by Wednesday, April 2. See Rosalea Hoeft or call at (320) 398-2211, ext. 13 between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.


Kingston Legion met March 25

The members of the Kingston Johnson Kelly American Legion and Auxiliary met Tuesday evening, March 25, 2014, at the Kingston American Legion Hall.

Spouses and guests were invited to attend, and all enjoyed the annual March pot luck supper honoring March, American Legion Birthday Month.

Following the dinner fellowship, separate meetings were held.

The Johnson Kelly Post meeting was called to order by Commander Keith Hanson. The American Legion Auxiliary was called to order by vice president Marie Williamson, with all repeating the Pledge of Allegience to the American Flag, singing the “Star Spangled Banner”, and repeating the Preamble to the Constitution of the American Legion Auxiliary. Prayers were by chaplain Chris Jeppesen, minutes read by secretary Rose Olson, and treasurer’s report by Mary Jane Arens.