Featuring Our Own:
Chamber Director: Luan Thomas-Brunkhorst
Chamber Office Hours:
Please contact me at (320) 732-2514.
I am in and out of the office a lot, so please call before coming or take your chances.
Location: @ the LP Library 42 3rd Street North
Thought for the Day
Be like a flower and turn your face to the sun.
Upcoming Chamber & Community Events
Rainbow Rider Ride to Sauk Centre- EVERY THURSDAY
$10.00 round trip
Departure 10:30am from Long Prairie
Arrival 1:30pm back in Long Prairie
For more information click here: Rainbow Rider Ride
1-800 450 7770
Senior Center - OPEN MONDAY-FRIDAY 10 TO 3pm
SEE JUNE CALENDAR
Concert in the Park- in Long Prairie
Every Thursday- June 1 – August 17 for the 2017 season. Performances start at 7pm and are held on the street between the Veteran’s Memorial and the Christie House Museum located at the intersection of Central Ave and 1st St South. Concerts are FREE and all ages are welcome. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the performances.
HEAD START enrollment NOW!
Call 320 632-3695
Long Prairie Farmer's Market
June 2 - October 2017
2-6pm @ CentraCare green space across from the nursing home
Story Time @ the Great River Regional Library in Long Prairie
Bring your preschooler to the library for fun and exciting story times every Tuesday 3:00 - 3:45 p.m starting June 13, 2017.. Each session will include stories and learning activities. We ask that an adult be present to assist their child(ren) with craft projects. Ages 3-6 years. Siblings welcome.
You can register online at www.griver.org or by calling the library at 320.732.2332.
Summer Reading Program
Reading By Design, Monday, June 12 to Saturday, August 12,
For ages 0 through 12th grade!
Lots of fun programs and contests.
LOTS of chances to win a prize.
The more you read, the more chances you have!
Red Letter Band concert @ Cornerstone Pines
10th year anniversary celebration at Cornerstone
Friday, June 23, 2017 @ 7pm
Bring the family and come to celebrate with Cornerstone Pines as they celebrate 10 Years with a free-will offering concert featuring The Red Letter Band. The Red Letter Band delivers hours of high-quality, classic country along with a first-hand opportunity to hear original music from this nationally acclaimed Minnesota artists. They are ministry focused and truly inspirational.
Bring lawn chairs and blankets.
Smoke-N-Motion will have barbeque ribs & fixins available for purchase.
Enjoy the atmosphere in the pines with good food and fellowship!
Breakfast On The Farm- 2017 Todd County
When: Saturday, June 24, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Where: Hengemuhle Dairy, Long Prairie
Menu: Cheeseburgers, Chips, Pickles, Milk, Ice Cream
Parking: Please park at CHS/Prairie Lakes Co-op south of Long Prairie on Highway 71 and ride the free shuttle buses to the farm. Buses are handicapped accessible and stroller friendly. There will be NO parking at the farm. CHS/Prairie Lakes Co-op's address: 20298 US 71, Long Prairie, MN.
Activities: Breakfast, farm tour, machinery hill, children's activities, petting zoo, educational booths, and Princess Kay of the Milky Way will be there!
Questions: Contact the Todd County Extension Office at 320-732-4435
Block Party at the First Baptist Church
June 24, 2017 4:30pm
The Preacher's Daughters and Master’s Voice
Trinity Lutheran Church in Long Prairie will be hosting two vocal groups, The Preacher's Daughters and Master’s Voice.
On Saturday, June 24th
free concert at 6 p.m
- The Preacher's Daughters, Amanda Ellison and Korissa Olson, is a dynamic duo who sing hymns of faith and a variety of gospel music.
- Master's Voice has been committed to bringing an evangelistic approach to singing and preaching the life-changing gospel of Jesus Christ until all know…or He returns.
There will be cookies, bars and refreshments following the concert in the Fellowship Hall. Thank you and hope to see you at the concert.
**PRE-ORDER and PAY (CASH ONLY) any day prior to
the Wednesday before the distribution date- 10th of JULY
Pre-order at the following Long Prairie locations:
- Trinity Lutheran Church– 610 2nd Ave SE
(8:30-3:00pm Mondays-Thursdays; 8:30am-12:00pm Fridays)
- Hats Off Coffee 416 Central Ave, Long Prairie, MN 56347
(6:30AM–5PM Monday-Friday , Saturday7AM–1PM) Sunday Closed
Fare For All is non-profit and community sponsored.
The more people who participate, the more savings are
passed on to customers.
CUB SCOUT DAY CAMP!
Our fun-filled day will start at 10:00AM and go to 4PM at the Long Drive-In! Wednesday, June 28, 2017 There will be several fun activities all day!!! Cost: $15 per child. Register online- see flyer below
MOVIE NIGHT AT THE LONG DRIVE-IN THEATER!
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Movie: “Cars 3”
Gates open at 7:00pm for planned activities! Movie starts at 9:45PM Cost: Adults $5 *youth 6-11 $2 *5 & under Free *Pack and Troop leaders are also FREE in uniform.
MORE INFO below:
Todd County American Dairy Association -Cheeseburger Days
Todd County American Dairy Association and Coborn’s are having Cheeseburger Days, Thursday, June 29 10:30 – 2:30 at Long Prairie Coborn’s.
Cheeseburger meal for $3 and Ice cream cone for $0. 50.
Prairie Days Parade postponed - July 1 @ 6pm
The weather did not cooperate this week for the 2nd Annual Prairie Days Parade... Since so many people were looking forward to the parade, and there was such an amazing line-up, the Lion's Club PR Committee made the decision to re-schedule the parade to Saturday, July 1, 2017, at 6 pm. Line-up will remain the same at 4:30, and first come first serve just like before.
Concert @ Hats Off Coffee
Musician- Dawn Tanner
July 8 11am-12:30pm
The Shoe Bus is coming to town!
Date: Monday, July 10, 3:30-5:30pm
Location: Trinity Lutheran
**New and gently used shoes
size 0-61/2 $2.00
size 7 and up $5.00
MORE CALENDAR EVENTS: Click - Events Calendar
Welcome New 2017 Chamber Members !
Upper Midwest Pumping (June)
Tim Woeste Custom Harvesting (June)
Maple Hill Garden (May)
Todd County Development Office (May)
Todd County Veteran Services Office (February)
Red's Irish Pub (January)
Little Falls Radio Inc (January)
Jim's Auto Repair (January)
Menagerie Greens, Inc (January)
Dreams United/Sueños Unidos (January)
Alexandria Technical & Community College (January)
Central Lakes College (January)
Thank you, also, to all of you who have renewed your membership!
We appreciate you and could not do this without you!
NEW- Small Business Consultants Listing!
Juice Plus - Kathy Parker (May 2017)
Order Chamber Bucks to support local businesses
click here: firstname.lastname@example.org
Electronic Sign Use and Fees Schedule
Please click the link above to download our Sign Use Policy and Fee Schedule. If you would like to use the sign (either as a Chamber Member or as a non-member) please fill out the last page of the form and enclose any payment (non-member) for use of the sign and return to the Chamber office. Thank you.
Want More Information on Community Gardens? Call City Hall 320 732-2167 Follow this link for photos and more information about the Community Gardens.
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