Featuring Our Own:
BRIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT
Thank you to the Long Prairie Lion's for organizing the Bright Light Parade this year on November 24 at 6pm.
(Photos from 2016)
If you're interested in taking part in the Bright Light Night - Santa Parade, here is the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM https://form.jotform.com/LPLionsClub/SantaParade
OR please contact the Long Prairie Lions Club via their FB page, or their PR Chair, Melissa Kolstad, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PHOTOS FROM 2016
Walking Trails in Long Prairie
History of Long Prairie
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 of the day
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough. Oprah Winfrey
Upcoming Chamber & Community Events
NEW: Bi-weekly Chamber News is now available on this HOMEPAGE!
Rainbow Rider- FREE rides within the City limits
CentraCare Health-Long Prairie now offers free rides to the clinic, hospital, nursing home from your Long Prairie home within the city limits.
***Call the Rainbow Rider at 1-800-450-7770 to schedule a ride. It’s best to schedule your ride two days before your visit.
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 NOV CALENDAR
CORNERSTONE GIFT SHOP OPEN:
Open Saturdays & Sundays NOW 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Handcrafted items by local crafters and
- Tree skirts, potholders & kids aprons by Ruffles & Flourishes (Bonnie Neuman) Limited supply
- Wood plaques & more by Created by Barbara
- Riverside Goat Milk Soap
- Krolls Maple Syrup
- Wine Vinegar by Leatherwood Vinegary
- Honey by Kowalczyk Family Farms
- And much more!
Long Prairie Lions' 2nd Annual Christmas Kindness Drive
WHERE: We will have drop boxes at Fleet Supply, CMCU, Hart Mall, and Coborn's Superstore in Long Prairie.
WHEN: November 20 - December 13, 2017 (the dates on FB are wrong, but we can only extend an event 2 weeks).
WHO: We will be collecting items for families in the Long Prairie Area, who have children 0-15 years.
WHAT: Children's clothing, blankets, toys, games, books, movies (appropriate please), gift cards, etc.
**Items must be NEW and UNWRAPPED
All items donated will be helping to supplement some of the local programs already in place. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Melissa Kolstad at 320-282-3865 or email@example.com.
8’Bowling SPECIAL – Thanksgiving week
Wednesday, November 22 & Friday, November 24, 2017 All-You-Can bowl 7 – 10 pm $10.00
Bright Light Parade & Festivities
Friday, November 24, 2017 (see upload below for more activity information)
Parade 6pm (sponsored by the Lion's Club)
- To Register for the parade: contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Craft Boutique: NEW LOCATION: November 25th, 9 am to 3 pm - Crafts by Shirley Hallek, Denita Wisniewski and Dorothy Johnson, American Legion in Long Prairie.
Horse Drawn Sleigh/Wagon Rides @ Cornerstone Pines
November 25 & 26, 12-5pm @ Cornerstone Pines, 19180 281st Ave, Grey Eagle, MN
Saturday Dec. 2 11:00 - 5:00 & Sunday Dec. 3 12:00 - 5:00 & Saturday Dec. 9 11:00 - 5:00 Private party rides available all year long upon request.
Santa Appearances @ Cornerstone Pines
Saturday Nov. 25 12:30-4:30 & Sunday Nov. 26 12:30-4:30
Saturday Dec. 2 12:30-4:30 & Sunday Dec. 3 12:30-4:30 & Saturday Dec. 9 12:30-4:30
25th Anniversary of the Arts & Crafts Festival
Saturday, November 25, 2017 9am-4pm
A great place to find that perfect gift for everyone on your list, this 1 day event brings in over 150 exhibitors, and happens yearly the Saturday after Thanksgiving.
For questions call Diane at (320) 491-8689 or email email@example.com
Blood Drive- Long Prairie Community
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 12:00 pm to 6:00pm& Thursday, November 30, 2017 9:00am to 3:00pm
Holiday Open House
Central MN Credit Union
December 1, 2017
3rd Annual Lutefisk and Meat Ball dinner
at Lake Beauty Bible Camp #lakebeautybiblecamp
December 2nd, 2017.. there is always something new and this year is no different.
This year Lute Nuggets will be on the menu. Along with Lutefisk, Swedish Meatballs, Rommegrot, fresh lefse, $15.00 for adults. Call 320-732-3218 for your tickets
**PRE-ORDER and PAY (CASH ONLY) any day prior to the Wednesday before the distribution date- Monday, December 4, 2017
Pre-order at the following Long Prairie date & locations:
- November 29, 2017
- 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.
Community Christmas Concert - Staples Motley
Saturday, December 9 at 7:30 PM - 10 PM
Staples-Motley Senior High
This year's Community Christmas Concert is looking like another incredible music experience! Come hear music by the Staples Area Men's Chorus, Staples Area Women's Chorus, SMHS Accapella Choir, SMHS Chamber Orchestra, Central Minnesota Boys Choir, and Colla Voce Girls Choir. The highlight of the show will be the Major Work, Schubert's Mass in G.
MORE CALENDAR EVENTS: Click - Events Calendar
Welcome New 2017 Chamber Members !
Vanguard Insurance (October)
Long Prairie Hockey Association (October)
RJ Richter Properites LLC (September)
CTC- Consolidated Telecommunication Company (July)
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!
Isagenix- Ruth Khamassi (September)
Juice Plus - Kathy Parker (May)
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.
View the Long Prairie & Osakis
2015 Visitors Guide
Click on the PDFs below
Want More Information on Community Gardens? Call City Hall 320 732-2167 Follow this link for photos and more information about the Community Gardens.
Click on the Made in Minnesota photo to learn more about products and suppliers who are right here in Minnesota!