Come visit the museum

WELCOME – Wow, it is August already.

Welcome Historical Society Museum will be open 2-4 p.m. Saturday. Check out the interesting items concerning the Welcome area.

The museum also will be open the first Saturday in September.

Anyone wishing to see the museum on other days, may contact the City Hall at (507) 728-8740 for an appointment.

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This upcoming Monday is the first of the month, so the senior citizens will meet for their potluck and fellowship at noon.

All area senior citizens are invited to join them.

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Welcome Library continues the Summer Reading Program through August but suggests the children pick up any prizes and finish up the books they are reading.

Toward the end of August, they will have a special event coordinated with the DNR, so watch for more details.

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Those who would like to run for the mayor’s two-year term or the two City Council four-year terms can file affidavits of candidacy at City Hall in Welcome until Aug. 12.