A girl, Ava Elizabeth, weighing 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and 21 inches long, was born Wednesday, May 24, 2017, to Israel and Heather Zinns, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls. Grandparents are Warren Dragstra, Chandler, and the late Avis Dragstra, and Kathleen Flohr, Sioux City, Iowa. Great-grandmother is Betty Olson, Luverne.
An open house bridal shower for Kelsey Altman, bride-to-be of Andrew Lonneman, will be from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 17, at the Lismore Legion Hall in Lismore.
An open house baby shower for Leanne (Justin) Maciejack will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 17, at the Klarenbeek residence, 1219 61st St., Luverne, MN 56156.
Marinus and Millie Klarenbeek will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on June 19. Greetings may be sent to them at 178 140th Ave., Steen, MN 56173.
Irene Niessink will celebrate her 100th birthday on June 27. Greetings may be sent to her at 201 Oak Drive #404, Luverne, MN 56156.