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KDUZ/KARP/KGLB Community Calendar

The Mcleod County Libraries present a Meet the Author event on Tuesday, May 21st.  Meet Author Allen Eskens, hear a Q and A Session, and a book signing.  The event is at the Glencoe City Center Ballroom.


Local Memorial Day Programs:

Hutchinson…Parade at 9:30 am starting at Faith Lutheran Church.  10 am Program at Mcleod County Veterans Memorial Park.  

Plato…9 am at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ

Silver Lake…Veterans Memorial Park in Silver Lake at 11:00am. Guest speaker is McLeod County Veteran Service Officer Cassandra Carrigan.  In case of rain, the program will be held at the Silver Lake Auditorium.

Stewart…10 am @ Stewart Fire Barn.  A Dinnere will follow the program.


The Hutchinson Library has a Meet the Author program on Saturday, June 1st at 10 am.  Meet Author Julie Jo Larson, author of “100 things to do in Minnesota before you die” and “100 things to do in the Minnesota Northwoods before you die”.  There will be a presentation, Q and A, and book signing.  


This coming summer the Hutchinson School District will be offering free breakfast and lunches to all kids ages 18 and under regardless of income, school district and other social guidelines.  Three separate sites will be offering meals to the public from June 3rd – Aug 22nd. West Elementary will be Dine In Only, Tiger Elementary and The Aquatic / Rec Center will be offering Pack meals To Go. Dates & times are listed below. Volunteers are also needed if interested. 

West Elementary – Dine In Only

June 3rd-August 22nd (M-Th)

Breakfast 8:15am-9:15am

Lunch 11:30am-12:30pm

875 School Rd SW

Tiger Elementary – Pack Meals

June 3rd-August 22nd (M-Th)

Daily Meal Pickup: 12:30pm-1:15pm

805 School Rd SW

Aquatic / Rec Center – Pack Meals

June 3rd-August 22nd (M-Th)

Daily Meal Pickup: 10:45 am – 11:30 am

900 Harrington Street SW

The program will be closed June 19th, July 1-5th & Aug 5-7th


The Bear Lake Sunshine Society is holding their annual Plant and Bake Sale on Friday, June 14th from 10a-Noon at 215 Hassan St. Hutchinson.


The Community Calendar is for Local Non Profit events only.  No items from businesses will be accepted.  If you would like your event on this community calendar send an email with the details of the event to info@kduz.com.  Please send in your event two weeks ahead of the actual event.  New Community Calendar’s are published here on this website each and every Monday.