Hamel Lions Flea Market
THROUGH OCTOBER — The Hamel Lions Flea Market will be open every Sunday from 6 a.m. through noon in the parking lot at the Medina Entertainment Center, 500 Highway 55, Medina. Visitors can shop for antiques, collectables, crafts, plants, produce and more. A farmer’s market will be offered in the fall. Space is available to vendors on a first come/first served basis. For information, call Tom Fox, 612-910-9895.
Delano Farmers Market
THROUGH OCTOBER — The Delano Farmers Market will be open from 2 to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays in the Flippin’ Bills parking lot, located on Highway 12 and County Line Road in Delano. For information, call market manager Deb Hoen, 763-238-2702.
Delano Relay for Life
JULY 27 — Delano Relay for Life activities will begin at 4:30 p.m.,Friday, July 27, at Delano Central Park. Opening ceremonies are set for 6:30 p.m. and lighting of luminary bags is planned for 9:30 p.m. The public is invited to participate in Relay laps, watch special ceremonies and partake of food, games and entertainment.
Pancake breakfast to benefit CROSS
JULY 28 — Malone’s Bar & Grill is hosting a pancake breakfast to benefit CROSS Food Shelf Saturday, July 28, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. The suggested donation is $8 per person, which includes breakfast and a beverage. Join in at Malone’s for breakfast and help CROSS Food Shelf, which serves Maple Grove, Osseo, west Champlin, Rogers, Dayton and Corcoran.
Dakota Wild Animals
JULY 31 — The Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. E., will host Dakota Wild Animals Tuesday, July 31, from 1 to 2 p.m. Here is a chance to have hands-on encounters with reptiles and mammals in a safe environment. For information, call the library at 763-972-3467.
Taste of Delano
AUG. 1 — The Taste of Delano is returning to Delano Central Park from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1. Area restaurants and chefs will offer samples of signature dishes at this rain or shine event. Family entertainment will be available. Advance tickets cost $7 for adults and $3 for children 10 and under. Ticket prices the day of the event will be $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under.
Wright County Fair
AUG. 1 TO 5 — The Wright County Fair will return to the Wright County Fair Grounds in Howard Lake Wednesday, Aug. 1 through Sunday, Aug. 5.
AUG. 2 — The Rockford chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at the Riverside Park building every Thursday evening with weigh-in starting at 5:30 and meeting from 7 to 8. For more information, call Geneva at 763-477-6584.
Schaust/ Pogreba family reunion
AUG. 5 — The annual Schaust/Pogreba family reunion will begin at noon Sunday, Aug. 5, at Delano Central Park. All family descendents are encouraged to spread the word and attend.
DHS Rummage Sale
AUG. 6, 7 & 8 — Delano High School will host a rummage sale from Monday, August 6 through Wednesday, August 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Items can be dropped on at the school on Saturdays July 28 and August 4.
Franklin Town Board
AUG. 6 — The Franklin Town Board will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Aug. 6, at Franklin Town Hall, 8735 County Rd. 16 S.E. For agenda information, call town clerk Denise Olson, 763-972-3741.
Greenfield City Council
AUG. 7 — The Greenfield City Council will meet Tuesday, Aug. 7, at 7 p.m. at 6390 Town Hall Drive.
Delano City Council
AUG. 7 — The Delano City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at Delano City Hall, located on Bridge Avenue at Second Street. For agenda information, visit the city website at delano.mn.us.
The Bazillions concert
AUG. 7 — The Bazillions will perform at the Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. E.,Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 1 to 1:45 p.m. During this family friendly concert, kids can sing, dance and run around. For information, call the library at 763-972-3467.
Look Good…Feel Better
AUG. 8 — Look Good…Feel Better is a free service which teaches people, as a cancer patient, beauty techniques to help enhance their appearance and self-image during chemotherapy and radiation treatments. This class will be Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia. Any woman currently undergoing or is about to undergo cancer treatment is invited to attend. To register, call 1-800-227-2345. There is no fee to attend.
Medina City Council
AUG. 8 — The Medina City Council will meet Wednesday. Aug. 8 at 7 p.m. at Medina City Hall, 2052 County Rd. 24. For agenda information, call 473-4643.
Concert in Park
Aug. 8 — Delano’s Concert in the Park Wednesday, Aug. 8, will feature Rhonda Laurie and Twin Cities Hot Club. Rhonda takes listeners on a musical journey through standard jazz, blues, bebop, gypsy swing, cabaret and pops. The performance will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Delano Central Park gazebo. In event of rain, the concert will take place in the Delano Middle School auditorium.
Delano city-wide garage sale
AUG. 9 TO 11 — People who love to shop for bargains will want to check out Delano’s citywide garage sale, set for Thursday, Aug. 9 through Saturday, Aug. 11. Community organizations, residents and businesses all over the city will host sales.
Tweens and Teens Craft Day
AUG. 9 — The Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. E., will offer a Tweens and Teens Craft Day Thursday, Aug. 9. Try beading, making fancy bookmarks or creating a decoupage candleholder. Times are 1:30 to 2:15 p.m., 2:15 to 3 p.m. and 3 to 3:45 p.m. Space is limited. Call the library at 763-972-3467 to reserve a spot.
AUG. 9 — Corcoran City Council will meet Thursday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Road 116.
Lunch with Master Gardener
Aug. 14 — University of Minnesota – Wright County Master Gardener Deb Debeer offers informal sessions about gardening every second Tuesday of the month, January through November, at the Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. E. Bring a sack lunch and exchange ideas on garden topics from noon to 1 p.m.