Wednesday, May 1, 2002

 

May 1

The Hiawatha Valley Audubon Society will hold its next meeting and program on May 1, 7 p.m., Lake Park Lodge. Club members Scott Mehus and Bill Drazkowski will present their new program on Butterflies, followed by our business meeting. The public is always welcome. For more information, please visit us at www.hvas.org <http://www.hvas.org> .

The Westfield Wednesday Night Twilight League will be having a Soup, Sandwich and Salad lunch on Wednesday, May 1, 2002 for the league opener. If you have not signed up for this at the general meeting, please call Sharon Tolleson at 454-3715 before Sunday, April 28.

The Winona Railroad Club will hold its next monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 1, at 7 p.m. at the Winona County Historical Society. New members are welcome.

May 2

The Apostolate for Older Adults at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart invites all older adults in the Winona community to Mass, dinner, and a program by the Cotter High School Show Choir, on Thursday, May 2. There is a $5 suggested donation for the dinner. Please make your reservation by 9 a.m. April 30, by calling the parish office at 452-4770.

The Minnesota City Baptist Church Ladies Aid Society will meet Thursday, May 2, at 1:30 p.m. at the Country Kitchen.

Sequoia Society will hold its annual luncheon meeting on Thursday, May 2 at 12 noon at the Polish Tea House, adjacent to the museum. Hostesses are Mary Brenno, Chris Wilmot and Gretchen Erwin.

The Winona Parkinson's Disease Support Group will meet at the Winona Senior Friendship Center on Thursday, May 2 at 1 p.m. All Parkinson's Disease patients, family and friends are invited. Videos from the National Parkinson's Foundation will be available for viewing. For more information call 507-454-7369.

Winona Flower and Garden Club will host Joseph Emanuel, retired WSU Biology professor. He will present a colorful slide show on wild flowers. Members and guests are invited to bring summer bulbs to share (dahlias, cannas etc.) The club meets at Watkins Manor, Thursday, May 2, at 7 p.m. Meeting is free and open to the public.

May 3

Members will dance to the music of the Ken Paulson band from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3 at the Hilltop Ballroom, Fountain City Wis. A buffet dinner is offered before dancing begins.

May 4

Coulee Chapter of the Prairie Enthusiasts will hold its meeting at Cartwright Center, Room 305, UW-LaCrosse, on Saturday, May 4 at 10 a.m. Dr. Roger Grant will speak on photography techniques to capture the beauty of prairie and woodland plants. A short business meeting will follow. The public is welcome. Directions: Enter UWL from LaCrosse Avenue, take East Avenue to far end. Cartwright Center is at the end of the cul-de-sac. Parking is free.

May 6

The Winona Area Widowed Persons Group will meet on Monday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at the Winona Senior Friendship Center, Fifth and Main Streets. Tom Yahnke, a certified marriage and family therapist and licensed alcohol and drug counselor will speak on "Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Services."
Breakfasts in May will continue on Tuesdays at 8 a.m. at the Country Kitchen. Dinners will be Thursdays at 6 p.m. at the Golden Horn in Utica. There is no membership required to attend any event or meeting. All area widowed persons are invited. For further information call Ceil at 454-3484.

May 13

The Ruskin Study Club will meet for their spring luncheon at the Winona Country Club at noon on May 13. This is also the annual meeting and election of officers. Susan Briggs will read the historian's report.

May 14

Next meeting of the Winona Senior High School PTSA will be on Tuesday, May 14 at 7:00 p.m. at the Lower Library/Media Center.

May 15

Harvest House will meet Wednesday, May 15 for Mass at 1 p.m. at St. Stanislaus Church with Father Ginther celebrating. A business meeting will follow in the church hall. Nomination of officers will take place. Miriam Potter will speak on "Life Under Communism." Members are asked to bring a dish to pass for the potluck lunch. The Fanny Hill Dinner Theatre bus will leave the East End Rec at 9:30 a.m. May 9 and return about 5:45 p.m. The Mass with Bishop Harrington is at 5:15 p.m. Monday, May 20 at St. Stanislaus Church with a catered dinner following in the church hall. Call Alice Lynch at 454-2103 for reservations. cost is $6.

May 16

The Winona Area OWLS will meet May 16 at 1 p.m. at Sauer Memorial Home for a potluck, followed by a business meeting and annual flower planting.


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