Editors Mailbag

Quilters Meeting

New Ulm – Prairie Piecemakers Quilt Guild’s first meeting will be held on September 8th at 7pm. Meeting will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in New Ulm. Annual Dues are 20$. All meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month from September 2016 – May 2017. Everyone is welcome!

Garden Club meeting

New Ulm – The New Ulm Garden Club will meet at 7 pm, on Wednesday, September 7th, at the New Ulm Airport. New members are always welcome. Come check us out for free. If you love gardening, and are interested in learning and sharing, this club’s for you!

Youth Symphony


Mankato – The Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra and North Star Strings are holding auditions for the Fall/Winter season on Saturday, September 10 from 1 pm to 3 pm and on Sunday, September 11 from 12 pm to 1 pm. Auditions are held at Minnesota State University, Jayne F. Earley Center for Performing Arts in Mankato. Students can go to www.mayso.net/auditions to schedule an audition.

The Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra (MAYSO) is a regional orchestra centered in Mankato, MN. Our mission is to provide quality orchestral experience for talented young musicians and present a quality performance for audiences both in Mankato and outlying communities.

The North Star Strings (NSS) is a youth orchestra for our younger students to develop and prepare to become a member of MAYSO.

For more information, please contact our executive director, Carolyn Borgen, at 612-251-8492 or at info@mayso.net