Antiques appraisal at library May 12
The Rock County Library will host Mark Moran for an antiques appraisal event at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 12. The public may call the library at 507-449-5040 to make an appointment to have an antique appraised for free. The event is also open to the public, so everyone is welcome to come in and watch.
Solve Masquerade Murder Mystery at library May 17
Guests at the “Murder at the Masquerade Murder Mystery” will need to unravel clues and crack codes to find the killer and why he was killed at a special event at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at the Rock County Library in Luverne. Call the library at 507-449-5040 to RSVP — and to volunteer to be a suspect. Snacks will be provided. The event is sponsored by Friends of the Rock County Community Library.
Performing arts workshop rescheduled for May 20
Youth in grades 5 through 12 are invited to the Rock County 4-H Performing Arts Workshop Sunday, May 20, at the Rock County Extension Office in Luverne.
The workshop will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and is free to 4-H’ers and non-members.
Focus of the workshop will be on stage acting and include learning about the basics that includes dancing.
Register calling or emailing the Extension office at 507-283-1302 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wanted: Community service projects
Rock County youth are setting aside June 25-29, 2018, for “Service Over Self” to assist individuals and/or organizations with projects around Rock County. If you have a project, call 507-283-9664.
Train to become a youth firearms teacher
The Minnesota DNR needs more youth firearms instructors to offer youth gun safety classes in Rock County. Training class to become a certified volunteer instructor to teach the field day for the online firearms safety course, as well as to teach in the classroom, is offered through the DNR. Pre-registration is required. Participants must be at least 18 years old and pass a background check. Register for this class at http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/index.html. Go to the Education and Safety Tab, click on Safety Training Instructors. Call Com. Ed. at 283-4724 to carpool to July 30 class in Marshall. Contact jennifer.mueller@ state.mn.us with questions.