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Meet author Teresa Peterson NEW ULM — New Ulm Public library will hold a special story time with author Teresa Peterson at 10 a.m. on Wednesday Aug. 28. Peterson will read her new picture book, “Grasshopper Girl,” and give some insight on the story behind the book and her life growing ...

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Stargazing Party with Mike Lynch Friday NEW ULM — The New Ulm Public Library, New Ulm Park and Recreation, and Martin Luther College are teaming up to host a Stargazing Party with WCCO Radio Meteorologist Mike Lynch on Friday, August 2 from 9-11 p.m. at the Martin Luther College athletic ...

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Free Community Breakfast NEW ULM — A Free Community Breakfast is being held Saturday, July 27 at First United Methodist Church on the corner of Center and Broadway in New Ulm. Come from 8 to 10 a.m. for pancakes, eggs, sausage, and coffee. Bring family, friends, and the grandkids. All are ...

Cruise in at Searles Friday

SEARLES — Searles Bar & Grill will hold a Car and Motorcycle cruise in from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 19. The Rock and Roll band Attitude will be playing outside during the event.

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NUHS Class of 1994 planning for reunion NEW ULM — New Ulm High School’s Class of 1994 is hosting a 25-Year Class Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. Social will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at The Retz 227, with dinner following at 6:30 p.m. at Lola’s - An American Bistro. To ...

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‘Night of One-Acts’ this weekend NEW ULM — The 9th Annual “Night of One-Acts” will be held at the Grand Kabaret, 210 N. Minnesota St. in New Ulm at 7 p.m. on July 19 and 20, and 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 21. First up is “Speed Date” by Janet Allard. We all want to find the right ...

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Outstanding Brown County Senior nominees sought NEW ULM — Do you know an outstanding Senior Volunteer in your community? Let the Brown county Free Fair recognize them for their accomplishments. Individuals must be over the age of 70, reside in Brown County, and show outstanding volunteer ...

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Brown County DFL Picnic to feature Attorney General Keith Ellison NEW ULM — This year’s Brown County DFL Picnic will be held on Thursday, July 18 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Hermann Heights Park in New Ulm. The featured guest will be Minnesota Attorney General, Keith Ellison, who was elected in ...

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Live music Sunday at Schell’s NEW ULM — The August Schell Brewery Biergarten will be open on Sunday, with live music from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. This Sunday Jim Strehlke and Alpensterne will be entertaining. The Bier Garten is open daily from noon-5 p.m., but live music is on Sundays ...

Reminiscing About the Prohibition Era with Denny Warta

NEW ULM — The public is invited to the program “Reminiscing about the Prohibition Era with Denny Warta” on, Thursday, June 27, in the Museum Annex at 7 p.m. (The museum annex is located just north of the museum.) This program complements the exhibit “Wet Stills and Dry Agents: Brown ...

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Bach & Brews program coming to Schell’s Sunday NEW ULM — The popular Minneapolis music series Bach & Brews comes to Schells’ Biergarten at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 23. The professional singers and chamber orchestra, led by New Ulm native Matthew Olson, will present a program ...

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“A Night at the Movies” Concert NEW ULM — Join the New Ulm Suzuki School of Music’s Pops Orchestra for “A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES,” presenting some of the most popular and memorable music from the world of film. The concert will be held at the New Ulm Public High School at 6 p.m. on ...

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Mayo in Springfield invites community to 2019 Fun Run/Walk SPRINGFIELD — Join Mayo Clinic Health System in Springfield for its Fun Run/Walk during Springfield Riverside Days Saturday, June 29, in the Springfield Area Community Center parking lot. Participants will receive a shirt while ...

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Hanska Library set to celebrate its 35th anniversary HANSKA — The Hanska Community Library Board of Directors will celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the Library on June 29 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Hanska Community Center, Upper Level, 201 Broadway Hanska. After 5 Attire is required. ...

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Historical Society offers one-room schoolhouse camp experience NEW ULM — The Brown County Historical Society is offering a living history camp for children grades K-5. Participants will experience all aspects of a school day in a one-room school, much like children did during the 19th ...

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Victory Vertical Project program June 15 NEW ULM — On Saturday, June 15, Dr. Garik Pedersen, professor at Eastern Michigan University, will present a lecture and concert about the Victory Vertical Project during World War II at First United Methodist Church in New Ulm at Center and Broadway ...

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Senior Fundraiser Breakfast Jun 8 NEW ULM — Community And Seniors Together (C.A.S.T.), invites everyone to a Breakfast Fundraiser from 8 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 8 at George’s Fine Steaks, 301 N Minnesota Street, New Ulm. The $5 breakfast includes fresh biscuits & gravy, a ...

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Humane Society fundraiser Saturday NEW ULM — Brown County Humane Society is holding a plant and bake sale on Satursday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the old Brown Music Store, 2212 S. Broadway. Deutscher Sprachklub meets Sunday The New Ulm Deutscher Sprachklub will meet from 1 to 3 ...

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Ballroom Classes offered this summer at State Street Theater Co. NEW ULM — State Street Theater Co. announces the return of Ballroom Dance Classes this summer. Classes will take place on Thursdays, starting May 23, from 7-9 p.m and run each Thursday through Aug. 29. Those interested in ...

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Oakwood Spaghetti Supper NEW ULM — Oakwood United Methodist Church will be hosting a spaghetti supper from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, at 1630 Oakwood Ave. in New Ulm. The menue includes spaghetti with a choice of meat or meatless sauce, garlic bread, pickles, bars, coffee and water. ...