Kids: Get ready to ‘Duck’

TRUMAN – St. Katherine’s Catholic Church is holding its annual garden walk and salad luncheon on Saturday.

You may tour several gardens from 9 a.m. to noon.

The luncheon will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

There will be a quilt raffle and sun catchers for your garden for sale.

Come for a day of fun and good salads. Tickets are $10 or lunch only tickets are $7. Tickets are available at G&D Electric, Truman Flowers and Gifts or at the church the morning of the garden walk.

Quilt raffle tickets will be $1 each or 6 for $5.

If you have any questions, contact Arlene Carlson at (507) 776-3051 or (507) 236-2437.


Truman Community Club will meet 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Profinium. You’re always welcome to come and see what you can do to help. You don’t have to live in the community to be a part of this group. It’s a great opportunity to meet new friends and share ideas you might have about how to make Truman a “good place to call home.”


Quack, quack, quack – it’s Duck Dynasty time for all boys and girls who have completed K-6 grade. Grab your camouflage and start growing out your beards because it’s time for Duck Dynasty Camp from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 20.

Mindy will have you create and wear beards and have competitions just like Willie, Jace and Jep.

To join the Duck Dynasty Camp, registration is due by Wednesday. To register or if you have questions, call Mindy at (507) 776-2111 or e-mail her at


There is still time to enjoy the Truman city pool. Hours are 1-5 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Lap swim is noon to 1 p.m. Monday-Friday and water aerobics is 5-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you have any questions contact Kim at (507) 402-0830.


If you haven’t tried out the mini-golf course, it’s open the same hours as the pool. Bring the whole family and enjoy this new addition at the pool area.


The date and time by which to file for the mayor position and two City Council seats is 5 p.m. Tuesday. Stop by Truman City Hall to file. There is a $2 filing fee.


Filing for Truman Public School Board is also until 5 p.m. Tuesday. There are three seats to be filled. You may file at the Truman School Office located at 401 E. First St. South.


The drop-off location for anyone wishing to donate school supplies for students in the Truman school district is Truman Church of Christ. Items range from regular school items to tissues, disinfectant wipes, Ziploc bags in all sizes, etc.