Glenwood Lakes Area Community Calendar - Glenwood Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce.

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A-Frame Barricade Rental
01/01/16 - 12/31/19
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Purchase Your Minnewaska Dollars Today!
01/01/16 - 12/31/19
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Conference & Community Room Rental
01/01/19 - 12/31/19
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Glenwood Day at Andes Tower Hills
02/18/19 - 02/18/19
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9th Annual Pope County Community Expo Registration (2019)
04/06/19
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Events in the next 30 days...
1/23/2019
United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties CIC Meeting
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1/23/2019

Community Impact Coalition - Pope County
Purpose: Strategic intent of this meeting is to create long lasting impact in our community in the areas of education, health and financial stability by serving as a resource in identifying and meeting community needs, as well as being a resource to one another. Meetings take place once a month in both Douglas and Pope Counties.
 


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1/25/2019

Rise and Shine
Friday, January 25, 2019
7:30-8:30 a.m.

Host:  Glenwood Chamber & Welcome Center
7 First Street NW, Glenwood, MN 56334 

Join us to network with others, listen to and/or make announcements for your upcoming events & activities, have a chance to win door prizes, and enjoy a light breakfast, courtesy of this month's host!
 
Rise & Shine Glenwood is a social networking event held monthly at one of our Host Chamber Member's place of business (or location of their choosing).

Our monthly events are held on the 4th Friday of each month.  It's a great opportunity to highlight a business by inviting people to gather, socialize and enjoy a light breakfast.

A member can  host the social gathering at their location starting at 7:30 a.m. and ending at 8:30 a.m.   The event includes:
  • 7:30 - 7:55 a.m.: Refreshments & Socializing/Networking
  • 7:55  - 8:00 a.m.: Rise & Shine Video/Song & Host Business Card Drawing*
  • 8:00 - 8:15 a.m.: Host Business introduction and highlight
  • 8:15 - 8:25 a.m.: Chamber  member announcements of news/upcoming events
  • 8:25 - 8:30 a.m.: Member Jackpot Drawing & Door Prize*
* Must be present to win! Member Jackpot Drawing continues to grow until it's given away to a member that is present!

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1/28/2019
Early Childhood/THRIVE Initiative monthly meeting for discussion and action on issues impacting children and families in Pope County.

 

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1/29/2019
Food Safety Certification
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 

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1/30/2019
The American Red Cross will hold a Community Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 30, at Minnewaska High School, 25122 State Highway 28, from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., and on Thursday, January 31, at  Glenwood Lutheran Church, 206 E Minnesota Avenue, from 12:30-6:30 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome.
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1/30/2019
Rose Meade
ABHH - Bremness Gallary Meeting
TBD

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1/31/2019
ASB Vendor Meeting
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1/31/2019
The American Red Cross will hold a Community Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 30, at Minnewaska High School, 25122 State Highway 28, from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., and on Thursday, January 31, at  Glenwood Lutheran Church, 206 E Minnesota Avenue, from 12:30-6:30 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome.
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2/2/2019
Starbuck Chamber Annual Meeting
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2/4/2019
Property Maintenance Standard  Board of Review

Glenwood Chamber & Welcome Center Conference & Meeting Room
 

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2/5/2019

Friends of Glacial Lakes State Park

 Annual Meeting

February 5, 2019

Starbuck Airport Building

6:00 p.m.


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2/6/2019
Pope County Community Expo Planning Committee Meeting
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Glenwood Lakes Area Chamber & Welcome Center Meeting Room
 

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2/7/2019
Exam Testing Schedule:

1st Thursday of the month
  • Written tests: 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Road Test Appointments must be made in advance by calling
  • (320) 762-7808 Mondays' or Tuesdays or
  • (218) 846-8270 Monday - Friday
or Online at dvs.dps.mn.gov

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2/7/2019
The Pope County HELP (Helping Everyone Live in Peace) Council is the county's child abuse and violence prevention council. The council was formed in 1993 with a goal of involving the community in efforts to find better ways of dealing with family violence issues. 

HELP Council's mission is to create an atmosphere of zero tolerance for violence in Pope County. The council provides community members with information and education regarding violence and violence prevention issues in hopes of raising public awareness and making our neighborhoods and communities caring, supportive and safe. 

Agency, school staff and community members are invited to attend the monthly meetings (off in July & August) at the Glenwood Pizza Ranch, 12 noon - 1:00 pm. 

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2/8/2019
The Starbuck Fire Department Annual Fish Fry on Friday, February 8 from 5-8:00 p.m. at the Starbuck Community Center.   
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2/9/2019
Central Square - Special Winter Performance by "Just for Kix" Dancers, 10:00 a.m.
(Gourmet coffee bar, concessions and Valentine Bake Sale
 

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2/9/2019
Winterama Polar Plunge
Lake Minnewaska
3:00 p.m.
(infront of Lakeside)

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2/10/2019
Winter Season - 3:00-7:00 p.m.
January 20 - Velvet Brass
February 10 - Jerry O'Hagan Orchestra
March 24 - Velvet Brass
April 28 - Tuxedo Junction

Summer Season:  4:00-8:00 p.m.
June 9 - Myron Sommerfeld
July 21 - Velvet Brass
August 18 Tuxedo Junction
September 15 - Jerry O'Hagan Orchestra
October 20 - Julie Lee White Rose Band

 

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2/11/2019
Monthly Meeting of the Pope County Farm Bureau
 

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2/12/2019
Smart Drivers - 4 Hour Refresher Course (Formerly "55 Alive)
Classes held at Glenwood Chamber of Commerce - Conference Room
(Located behind Subway)
7 First Street Northwest, Glenwood, MN
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Fee - $19.00 for AARP Members; $24.00 for Non-AARP Members

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2/13/2019
"Weathering the Storm" the Fourth Annual Women in Ag Network Conference, will be held on February 13 in Willmar at the Willmar Conference Center, 240 23rd Street SE.  This fourth annual event will be a day of learning and networking for women involved in agriculture.  Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. with the conference program from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Preregistration is required  for the conference at z.umn.edu/WAGN2019ConferenceReg.  For more information visit z.umn.edu/WAGN

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2/14/2019
Dorrich Dairy annual Consultant meeting
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2/18/2019
Pope County Daycare Association
Monthly Meeting
Glenwood Chamber & Welcome Center Conference/Meeting Room

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2/18/2019
SAVE THE DATE!

GLENWOOD DAY AT ANDES TOWER HILLS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18
10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.


You are invited to register and reserve your discount tickets for...

Glenwood Day at Andes Tower Hills
Monday, February 18 (Presidents' Day)
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Andes Tower Hills
4505 Andes Rd SW
Kensington, MN 56343

Mark your calendars for Monday, February 18, 2019 (Presidents Day) and make plans to get out and enjoy
Glenwood Day at Andes Tower Hills! This year, we have the following discounted tickets to offer:
  • Tubing Ticket (2 Hour Pass): $15 each (regular price $19 - save $4)
  • Lift Ticket: $20 each (regular price $42 - save $22)
  • Lift Ticket and Regular Ski Rental: $25 each (regular price $65 - save $40)
  • Lift Ticket and Snowboard Rental: $35 each (regular price $75 - save $40)
These tickets can ONLY be purchased through Friday, February 15, 2019 until 4:00 p.m. at the Glenwood Lakes Area Chamber & Welcome Center and are NOT available on site at Andes Tower Hills that day!
 
Purchase your tickets today!

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2/20/2019

Community Impact Coalition - Pope County
Purpose: Strategic intent of this meeting is to create long lasting impact in our community in the areas of education, health and financial stability by serving as a resource in identifying and meeting community needs, as well as being a resource to one another. Meetings take place once a month in both Douglas and Pope Counties.
 


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2/20/2019
Glenwood Lakes Area Chamber and Welcome Center Monthly Board Meeting
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Conference Room
Lunch is served:  Each Board member signs up to serve for the month
 

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