Editor’s Mailbag

Turner Ladies Open House May 7

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Turner Ladies will host an open house in the lower level dining room of Turner Hall from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7.

The meeting is open to anyone interested in learning more about the Turner Lady organization and those interested in becoming members. Turner Ladies will be available to answer questions and give information about membership and the volunteer opportunities that exist at Turner Hall. Light refreshments will be served.

Those looking for an opportunity to serve a non-profit organization and work in a fun and enriching environment should stop by on May 7 to learn more about the New Ulm Turnverein and the Turner Ladies.

Free Twins Tickets

NEW ULM — Free Twins tickets are available for Twins fans who will be in grades 3-12 this fall.

Healthy Community Healthy Youth of Brown County (HCHY) has received 60 tickets from Twins Care for Kids for the Tuesday, June 11 Twins game against the Seattle Mariners.

Those interested in going must be in grades 3-12 this fall (those in grades 3-6 must have an adult attend with them) and attend a school in New Ulm, Sleepy Eye, Springfield or Comfrey.

Cost for the trip is $10 per person. Tickets and seats on the bus will be reserved on a first come first serve basis. To reserve a spot mail $10 (check or cash) to: Twins Game, Healthy Communities Healthy Youth, 117 S. Valley, New Ulm, MN 56073. With the $10, include a note from a parent with your name, address, phone number, and email so that HCHY can notify you on whether you are going or not. There is a limit of 10 tickets per household.

The bus will leave from the Springfield High School at 2:30 p.m., the Sleepy Eye Public High School at 3 p.m., and the New Ulm Pubic High School at 3:30 p.m. The game starts at 7:10 and the bus should be back around midnight. Bring your own money for food. If you have any questions call Healthy Communities Healthy Youth of Brown County at 354-8632 or 276-8628.

Southern Minnesota Crisis

Nursery receives matching grant

NEW ULM — The Otto Bremer Trust has agreed to match all donations to the Southern Minnesota Crisis Nursery (SMNCN), dollar for dollar, up to $10,000.

SMNCN provides safe, temporary shelter to children of families facing a crisis in our community, and partners with parents to prevent child abuse and neglect.

To make a tax deductible, matched donation, visit: https://www.smncrisisnursery.org/ newsletter or mail a donation to P.O. Box 53, New Ulm, MN, 56073