Sunburg Fire Department
SUNBURG — Sunburg Fire Department fundraiser street dance at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 12, with music by Mason Dixon Line; food truck on site; ages 21 and over.
Green Lake Bible Camp
SPICER — Green Lake Lutheran Ministries pancake breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, June 13, at Green Lake Bible Camp, rural Spicer. Pancakes, sausage links, fruit, juice and coffee. Summer staff will have games and crafts for children of all ages. Adult tickets are $7, ages 2-12 are $4, and under 2 eat free.
Smokin' for the Link
NEW LONDON — The Smokin' for the Link rib fest will be from 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday, June 13, at the Goat Ridge Brewery in New London. More information and tickets are available on The Link of Northern Kandiyohi County Facebook page.
Clara City Lions
CLARA CITY — The Clara City Lions Club will have a brats stand from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, June 17, at Almich's Market. Menu may vary between hamburgers, brats and hotdogs; also chips and water. Freewill donation.
Minnesota Historical Society
ST. PAUL — Eight Minnesota history-based partnerships received grants this year from the Heritage Partnership Program administered by the Minnesota Historical Society. The Heritage Partnership Program’s goal is to preserve and enhance access to Minnesota’s history and cultural resources by supporting the creation and development of sustainable, history-based partnerships throughout the state. Receiving a grant locally:
Renville County Historical Society, Morton, $53,686, to develop a cultural heritage tourism master plan for Minnesota communities located along the Yellowstone Trail. The partners in the group are Big Stone Historical Society & Museum, Chippewa County Historical Society, Renville County Historical Society & Museum, Carver County Historical Society and Washington County Historical Society.
Homeless crisis line
WILLMAR — United Community Action Partnership has a 24/7 crisis line for people experiencing homelessness. The crisis line will operate outside of regular business hours and will be solely dedicated to helping people find emergency shelter.
Anyone in need of shelter should first call their local UCAP office during regular hours. Outside of business hours, those in need should call the crisis line. Those in Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, Renville, and Redwood Counties should dial 320-587-5244, extension 12. Screening questions will be asked to determine eligibility and coordinate appropriate shelter and other services as needed.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity of West Central Minnesota ReStore accepts donations of building materials, large appliances, furniture and more. All donations must be approved by staff before acceptance. Donations can be brought to 2424 First Street South in Willmar between 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, contact 320-235-9000 or www.habitatwcm.org.