Library winding down summer

WELCOME – Welcome Legion and Sons of the Legion will meet 7:30 p.m. Monday at Welcome Legion.

All members are urged to attend.


Aug. 16 will be the third Saturday of the month, so Welcome Legion will have their pork chop and chicken feed from 5:30-7:30 p.m. that night at the Legion.

Menu includes grilled or smoked pork chops or broasted chicken, baked potato, green beans or corn, applesauce, bun and a beverage. Enjoy a salad while you wait.

There is a charge.


Welcome Library is winding down its summer reading program and prizes are ready for participants.

Watch for information about a special event in coordination with the DNR later in August.

Thank you to the parents, and daycare providers and others for encouraging the children to keep reading during the summer to help keep their skills sharp for school time.


Don’t forget to file your affidavit for candidacy for the mayor’s office and the two council member offices to be elected Nov. 4. File by 5 p.m. Tuesday.


Martin County Fair will begin next week, running from Aug. 11-17.

Good luck to all the open class, 4-H and FFA exhibitors. Attend Minnesota’s Other Big Fair.