Community Calendar


The Blue Mound Quilters will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 3, at the Rock County Library.  Mary Crawford will be in charge of the program. All quilters are welcome.

Pink Ladies of Sanford Luverne Hospital will meet at noon Monday, April 10, in the Blue Mound Room for a potluck salad luncheon and regular meeting. Bring eating utensils.

Pleasant View Cemetery Association annual meeting will be at 7 p.m. Monday, April 3, at the home of Richard and Ruth Opsata. For more information contact Janice Nuffer at 507-855-2266.

American Legion Post 123 and Auxiliary will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, in the Post home.

Meditation and Mindfulness Practice will meet from 7-7:45 p.m. April 12 and 26 (every second and fourth Wednesday) in the lower level of Hilger Commons at 215 N. Cedar Street in Luverne. All are welcome. For more information call Kim at 507-353-0041 or email

Hardwick Goal Seekers meet every Monday in Hardwick City Hall for the purpose of support and encouragement for weight loss journeys. Weigh-in begins at 6 p.m., and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. Call Glenda, 449-0568, with questions.

Vienna Township meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Kenneth Community Center.

Narcotics Anonymous will meet every Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m. at the Steen Reformed Church. Contact Robert for more information 507-329-2642.

Women’s Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. Mondays in the United Methodist Church.

Al-Anon meets from 6:30 to  7:30 p.m. Wednesdays in the Buffalo Ridge Meeting Room (lower level) at the Sanford Medical Center in Luverne. Call Stephanie at 507-449-1246.

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. Fridays and for basic text study at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays in the basement of St. Catherine Catholic Rectory, 203 E. Brown St., Luverne. Use east door. For more information call 507-220-0137.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays in the United Methodist Church, Luverne. Call 605-321-4324.

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon meet from 8 to 9 p.m. every Tuesday in Runals Memorial Hall, Edgerton. Call Naomi, 507-215-2956, with questions.


History Center open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

The new History Center on East Main Street in Luverne will be open regularly from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 283-2122 with questions.


‘Time Out for You’ classes canceled

The “Time Out for You” classes for caregivers, sponsored by ACE of Southwest Minnesota have been canceled and will be rescheduled soon. Contact Norma Brands at 507-283-5064 with questions.


 ‘Dixie Swim Club’ coming to Palace

The Green Earth Players community theater group will perform “The Dixie Swim Club” March 31-April 2 in the Palace Theatre in Luverne. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30 p.m. and the Sunday show is at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the Palace Box Office, 507-283-4339, or at the door.


‘Coffee with a Cop’ March 31 in Magnolia

Rock County Sheriff Evan Verbrugge will host “Coffee with a Cop” from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Friday, March 31, in the Magnolia Café. Commissioner Gary Overgaard will also be at the event.

They will answer questions and provide information about law enforcement in the county.


Sign up for bus trip to ‘Grease’ by March 31

Reserve your seats now for the most popular, fun-filled musical, “Grease,” at the Chanhassen Dinner Theater on April 22. Register for this chartered bus trip by March 31 by calling Luverne Community Education at 507-283-4724. Cost of bus and dinner theater ticket is $110.


Grief support begins April 3

Sanford Luverne Hospice will offer a five-week grief support group for anyone grieving the loss of a loved one. Meetings are from 5-6:30 p.m. every Monday for five weeks beginning April 3 at Sanford Luverne Blue Mound Room. Meetings are free and confidential. Call Jilll Roemen at 507-283-1805 to register.


American Red Cross blood drive April 3

The American Red Cross will host a blood drive at Grace Lutheran Church from 1-7 p.m. Monday, Arpil 3.

To make an appointment or for more information, download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit or call 800-733-2767.

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