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Weekend activities



Rosendale United Methodist luncheon and bake sale, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Atwater Community Center.

Bird Island

Knights of Columbus Lenten fish fry, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, St. Mary's Church; freewill donation.

Clara City

Spring luncheon and bake sale, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Immanuel Lutheran Church; freewill donation.


Palm Sunday brunch, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Big Grove Lutheran Church, northeast of Brooten; freewill donation.


Pancake and sausage supper, 2 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church; adults $7, under 12 $3, under 4 eat free.


Prairie Woods ELC

The Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center welcomes hikers on the grounds during daylight hours at no cost. Contact PWELC at 320-354-5894 or by e-mail at For more information check the Web site at or call.

Sibley State Park

Interpretive Center open during the week; call 320-354-2002 for hours.

Sibley State park programs are on the weekends at the Interpretive Center and are led by the park naturalist or visiting expert. A vehicle permit is required to enter the park and they are available at the park office. For more information call 320-354-2002.

Maple syruping, from tree to taste: 2 p.m. Saturday; explore the history of maple syruping, the tools of the trade, sap collection, processing and best of all, tasting; limit 40; reservations required, call 320-354-2055.

If you would like your Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday event listed in Weekend, submit it online at Click on "submit event" under the calendar on the home page and fill out the form.

Or write the information briefly and mail it to: Weekend, West Central Tribune, Box 839, Willmar, MN 56201 or e-mail with Weekend in the subject line.

Events must be open to the public. Arts events are listed in today's arts calendar. Benefits for individuals and fundraisers for non-profit organizations are listed in Friday's Good Neighbors. The deadline is 3 p.m. Tuesday.