Editors Mailbag

Love Your Library Day

NEW ULM – The New Ulm Public Library will celebrate “Love Your Library Day” on Saturday with the following events:

10 a.m. – Family Movie “The Muppet Movie” will be shown in the Children’s Room.

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. – Silent Reading Book Group: Grab a book off the shelf and read with no interruptions in the Fred W. Johnson Founder’s Room on the second floor of the library.

Pokemon GO Lures will be set at the library at 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 3:30 a.m.

There will also be treats and sheets where you can share why you love your library.

This program is free and open to the public. For more information about this program and other library programs, please call the library at 507-359-8334.

Realife Cooperative of New Ulm to Host Open House

NEW ULM The Realife Cooperative of New Ulm, an independent senior housing cooperative, is hosting an open house on Saturday, September 24 from 1-4 pm. The Realife Cooperative of New Ulm is designed for independent seniors 55 years and older and is located at 1224 5th St North (in front of Hospital) in New Ulm.

The Realife Cooperative of New Ulm opened in 1988 and features 32 units in a one-story complex. Individual units range in size from approximately 614 to 914 square feet. Visitors to the open house will be able to tour member’s homes and common areas of the building, and visit with members about cooperative living for independent seniors.

The Realife Cooperative of New Ulm is an owner-operated development. Residents of the cooperative are shareholders. Through the purchase of a share in the cooperative, residents have equal voting status in electing members of their five-member, resident Board of Directors which oversees the operation of the cooperative. For more information on the Realife Cooperative of New Ulm and the open house, please call Sheila Esser at (507) 354-8080.