People & Events

People and Events

Fishing tournament Saturday in Fairmont Fairmont Lakes Foundation, Inc. will hold their 5th annual ice fishing tournament Saturday in Fairmont. The tournament is limited to the first 250 paid anglers. Check-in will be 8-10 a.m. at Sommer Outdoors, 1547 Albion Ave., Fairmont; a shotgun start ...

People & Events

Woodcarvers set Tuesday meeting Community Education and Recreation woodcarving group will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday in the art room at Fairmont Elementary School. Park on the south side of the building and use the CER office door. No charge. New and experienced carvers are welcome. Soil health ...

People & Events

St. John Vianney women to hold sew-a-thon St. John Vianney Council of Catholic Women will hold a sew-a-thon Saturday in the hospitality area at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Fairmont. The project is Britches for Boys, made from T-shirts, which will be sent to the Haiti missions. An ...

People & Events

Class of 1962 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1962, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. Welcome Legion to host cribbage tourney Welcome American Legion Post 553 will host a cribbage tournament Saturday. Registration will begin at ...

People & Events

Tractor association to meet Thursday Prairieland Antique Tractor Association will meet 7:30 p.m. Thursday at McDonald’s in Fairmont. The public is welcome to attend. Free soup meal this weekend in Fairmont The Shepherd’s In, a new nonprofit, will serve a free soup meal from noon to 2 ...

People and Events

Eagles to host spaghetti supper tonight Fairmont Eagles will host a spaghetti supper from 5-7 p.m. tonight at the Fairmont Eagles Club located at 1228 W. Lake Ave., Fairmont. The menu will include all-you-can-eat spaghetti, garlic toast, lettuce salad, coffee and water. The cost is $8 per ...

People and Events

Toddler Tinker Lab at the Fairmont Library A Toddler Tinker Lab will be held 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Martin County Library, 110 N. Park St. in Fairmont. The “lab” is designed to allow toddlers to explore, grow and create with a variety of activities, and the best part is they leave the ...

People & Events

Exchange Club to meet Tuesday Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon Tuesday at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Pat Winter, who will talk about the Rotary Club of Fairmont’s STRIVE program. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. For more ...

People & Events

Great Books to meet Great Books will meet 9:30 a.m. Monday at the home of Ginny Riedesel, Maplewood Residence, 620 Summit Dr., No. 306, Fairmont. The story is “Williamsburg Bridge” by John Edgar Wideman. 55 Alive driving course offered Mark Fujan of State Farm Insurance will offer a ...

People & Events

Book release event planned in St. James The public is invited to attend a book release party for “Your Story, My Story, Our Story,” a project of the community group Uniting Cultures/Uniendo Culturas at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Watonwan County Library in St. James. The publishing of the book ...

People & Events

Craft event Thursday at Red Rock Creative conversation will be held 2-6 p.m. Thursday at the Red Rock Center for the Arts, Fairmont. The public is invited to bring their friends and projects. There also will be an artwork display and demonstrations by featured artist Malia Wiley. Light ...

People & Events

Early Risers to hold Wednesday meeting Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature information about the Hope Lodge facility for patients in Rochester. The public is invited to attend. United Methodist slates ...

People and Events

CER announces upcoming activities Fairmont Community Education and Recreation will hold two community activities beginning this week. First there will be a Zumba “Flair” class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 7-Feb. 11, or from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 9-Feb. 13, in cafeteria B at ...

People & Events

Mayo welcomes New Year’s baby FAIRMONT — Mayo Clinic Health System on Friday announced the birth of the first baby of the New Year at its Fairmont hospital. Guadalupe Santiago Juárez, a girl, was born at 8:25 a.m. Thursday to parents Héctor and Giovanna Juárez of Fairmont. Guadalupe ...

People & Events

Library to host ‘Sweet Treats and Reads’ Youth in grades 3-6 are invited to join library staff for “Sweet Treats and Reads” at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Martin County Library in Fairmont. They will have treats, book-related activities and discussion about new books. This event is free. No ...

People & Events

Relay for Life to hold Monday meeting 2019 Relay for Life of Martin County will hold a committee and team captains meeting 5:30 p.m. Monday in the east/west meeting room at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. All applicable persons are encouraged to attend. College News Annie Malliet of ...

People & Events

Class of 1953 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1953 will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. Veterans Memorial group to meet The monthly meeting for the Martin County Veterans Memorial will be held 7 p.m. today at 95 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont. All Martin ...

People and Events

Early Risers to hold Wednesday meeting Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. The program this week will feature Kids Just Want to Have Fun committee members Ed Willett, Betsy Tino and Laura Olson, who will speak about the ...

People & Events

3M employees to meet 3M employees, past and present, will meet for lunch noon Tuesday at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. College News Courtney Mosloski of Fairmont was named to the dean’s list for the 2018 fall term at the University of Jamestown in Jamestown, ...

People & Events

Lions to host New Year’s Eve event The Sherburn Lions Club will host a New Year’s Eve event Monday at the Sherburn American Legion, serving steak, shrimp, chops or a combo with baked potato, vegetable, salad bar, homemade bread and snacks. Serving will be from 5-8 p.m. The cost will be ...