Updated on March 6, 2014
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it." ~Michael Jordan
Upcoming Chamber and Community Events
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March 6: Harvest for Hunger Spaghetti Feed. At the Long Prairie VFW from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Freewill donation. Proceeds go to the Regional Food Bank and to Todd County food shelves.
March 7: Wine Tasting at the Long Prairie Country Club (rescheduled). Please RSVP by March 4. If you have already signed up, no need to reply unless you want to remove your name.
March 8: Todd County Garden Education Day (Click here for more information)
March 9: Going away service/party for Pastor Andrew Brown at First Baptist Church
March 10: Downtown Improvement Meeting at Hats Off Coffee Shop 6 p.m.
March 11: Chamber Board Meeting at the city hall 4:30 p.m.
March 12: Citizens Against Drugs Meeting 12 p.m. Historic Courthouse
March 15: Figure Drawing: Manga Style 3:30-5 p.m. at the Library
March 17: St. Patrick's Day
March 18: Preschool Story Time 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Library
March 18: Music from Backyard and Front Porch from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Library
March 19: Chamber Coffee Break (watch for more info on host and location)
March 20: Spring Begins!
March 22: Snow Golf Tourney and Moonlight Bowling. Click here for more information
March 26: Chamber Coffee Break 2 p.m. Hosted by Hands of Hope at the Chamber office.
April 1 to April 15: Egg Carton Daffodils at the Library
April 7: Natural Medicine Class at Alisha's Care Center at 6:30 pm
April 15: Preschool Story Time 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Library
SAVE THE DATE: June 20 Annual Chamber Golf Scramble at the Long Prairie Country Club
SAVE THE DATE: July 31: Long Prairie Area Night at the Ball Park for a Blue Anchors game! Watch for more details coming soon!
Do you want to see your event listed here and on our Facebook page? Just send me an e-mail with the information! firstname.lastname@example.org or call Karin at 320-732-2514.
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