is a service organization that acknowledges older adults’ value and dignity. Its purposes are to cultivate and implement social awareness, service to others, new religious experiences, educational and cultural opportunities, recreational, celebration, and community involvement. It come together to remain active and alert members of society. Harvest House members come together in organization to remain active and alert members of society. Harvest House collects and then donates food each month to a nonprofit agency to help a family in need. Members are asked to please bring a food item to donate to each meeting.
Harvest House meets in the basement of the Basilica of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church on the third Wednesday of each month from September through June. The November 20, 2019, meeting will start at 1:30 p.m. and the Winona Forget Me Notes will perform.
Membership is open to both men and women of all backgrounds and beliefs. New members are always welcome and annual dues are just $5. For more information please call Bonnie at 507-454-2717.
The Minnesota City Community Readers will meet on Thursday, November 21, at 6:30 p.m. at city hal, 149 Mill Street in Minnesota City. The book being discussed is “Watership Down” by Richard Adams. All readers are invited whether or not you have actually read the book. Copies of “Nightmare” by Marjorie Dorner will be handed out and that book will be discussed at the December 19 meeting.
The “Before Noon” widows group meets every Monday during November at 11 a.m. During the month of November, the group will go to Jefferson’s. All widows and widowers are welcome. For more information, call 507-454-2765.
The Third Thursday WAC Song Circle will not meet this week, November 21, so that singers will be free to attend the evening concert by the Valencia Chorale at 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Chapel of the Angels.
Song Circle will resume on Thursday, December 19.