Updated on August 20, 2014
Upcoming Chamber and Community Events
August 21: 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Sweet Corn and Chicken Feed at the Long Prairie Fire Hall as a fundraiser for Prairie Fest. Free will offering. Hosted by the Long Prairie Fire Department. Chicken cooked by Smoke N Motion.
August 21: 7 p.m. Monroe Crossing at Music in the Park (this is the last concert of the season)
August 23: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Vendor Day at the American Legion come and shop a variety of vendors. Sponsored by CentraCare Cares Relay for Life team.
August 24: 5 p.m. Predators Amateur Baseball Team plays at the State Tournament in Belle Plaine.
August 26: 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. Todd County Health and Human Services Open House. Take a guided tour and more.
August 28: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch and Learn session E-Business Marketing at Minnesota National Bank in Long Prairie. Lunch and beverages will be provided.
August 28: Todd County Council on Aging is hosting a trip to the Minnesota State Fair. Any age may ride. Call 320-594-6391 or 320-304-0135 for more info.
September 6: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Harvest Fest. Enjoy an authentic Giant Burrito for a Buck. Music will be Dan Remer. Vendors are welcome. Please contact Tim King at 732-6203 to sign up for a booth. At Everybody's Market.
September 11: 6 p.m. Todd County Camera Club meeting at the Eagle Valley School in Clarissa. Watch our Facebook page for more details.
September 16: 4:30 p.m. Diabetes Support Group at CentraCare Health--Long Prairie in the board room.
September 23: 12:30 p.m. 4 hour 55 Alive Refresher Course at the Eagle Bend Senior Center. Call 320-732-3035 to register.
October 4: Hands of Hope Resource Center fundraiser dance at the Long Prairie American Legion...Watch for more info.
October 14: 5:30 p.m. 4 hour 55 Alive Refresher Course at the Long Prairie Senior Center. Call 320-732-3035 to register.
Do you want to see your event listed here and on our Facebook page? Just send me an e-mail with the information! email@example.com or call Karin at 320-732-2514.
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Thought for the Day:
"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing." ~Socrates
Working with our members to build community
Our next Lunch and Learn session on E-Business Marketing will be on August 28 from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at Minnesota National Bank. Please RSVP to attend. See link to get more details!
You can also click here to go to a download page for our member benefits and an application.
Welcome our newest members!
Everybody's Market (June)
H & R Block (June)
Prairie Fire Nutrition (June)
Central Lakes College (July)
Rose City Sign (July)
Thunder Lodge (August)
Thank you, also, to all of you who have renewed your membership! We appreciate you and could not do this without you!
Like to know more about the history of Long Prairie? Click here for photos collected by Jeff Lucas. https://www.flickr.com/photos/66447935@N06/with/11788515213/
Chamber office hours are Monday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (with in office hours of 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.) and Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (with in office hours from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.) If you would like to meet with me on a Friday or Saturday or in the evening, please contact me at the Chamber office and I will work to accommodate your schedule.
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Want More Information on Community Gardens? Call Lyle in the EDA Office at 320-533-3112. Follow this link for photos and more information about the Community Gardens.
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