Archived Story

What’s happening April 5-7 [UPDATED]

Published 9:59am Friday, April 5, 2013 Updated 12:02pm Friday, April 5, 2013

Spring is in the air, maybe. It’s time to get out of the house and start planting. The University of Minnesota Extension-West Otter Tail County is sponsoring its annual Garden Day at Kennedy Secondary School.

The day is packed with unique and fun learning opportunities will help you get a jump start on your garden this year.



• Planting with the Pros, 4 to 6 p.m. at Natures Garden World

• Meatball supper and silent auction for Sully Knutson, 4 to 8 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Fergus Falls

• New Odyssey, 7:30 p.m. at the Kennedy Secondary School Auditorium



Vergas Maple Syrup Fest, all day, Vergas

• Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Vergas Event Center

• 2nd Annual Frozen 5K – Part II Thawed Out, 9 a.m. at the YMCA

• WOTC Garden Day, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Kennedy Secondary School

• Lake Region Pioneer Threshermen’s Show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the WestRidge Mall

• Maple syrup Demonstration, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Maplewood State Park

• Workshop: Exhibitions 101, 12 to 3 p.m. at the Kaddatz Galleries

• Planting with the Pros, 4 to 6 p.m. at Natures Garden World

• Pheasants forever 29th annual banquet, 4:30 to 9 p.m. at the Eagles Club, Fergus Falls

• LACC Meatball Supper, 5 to 7 p.m. at LACC in Battle Lake

• Prairie Star 2013 Karaoke Contest, 6 p.m. at the St. Flan Memorial Gym, Rothsay

• Illusion Theater’s “Bill W. and Dr. Bob”, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at ACFTA



• Men’s Ham Dinner, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tonseth Lutheran Church in Erhard

• Lake Region Pioneer Threshermen’s Show, 12 to 5 p.m. at the WestRidge Mall

• Gymnastics Academy “Lights, Camera, Action” talent show, 2 to 3 p.m. at the Roosevelt Gym

• Carry/Conceal Class, 12 to 5 p.m. at Dalton Outdoors

• Julie Lee’s White Rose Band, 3 to 7 p.m. at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood

• HLA Choir Concert, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls

Editor's Picks

Council denies sign fee waiver [UPDATED]

The Fergus Falls City Council denied a sign fee waiver for the Fergus Falls Classic Car Club, which requested the waiver for 12 signs it ... Read more

OLV names new principal

Tonya Zierden has been named the new principal at Our Lady of Victory School in Fergus Falls. Read more

Teen allegedly steals 8 iPads from PR school

A 19-year-old man faces two felonies after police say he stole eight mini iPads from Pelican Rapids High School. Read more