Medina City Council
JAN. 3 — The Medina City Council will meet Thursday, Jan. 3, at 7 p.m. at Medina City Hall, 2052 County Rd. 24. For agenda information, call 473-4643.
Christmas tree pickup
JAN. 5 — The Delano Lions will pick up used Christmas trees in Delano Saturday, Jan. 5, starting at 9 a.m. The Lions would appreciate donations in the form of food or check to support the Delano Helping Hands Food shelf. They can be left with the tree.
Greenfield City Council
JAN. 7 — The city of Greenfield will host an open house from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 7 at 6390 Town Hall Drive. The oath of office ceremony will take place at 6. Refreshments will be provided.
Delano School Board
JAN. 7 — The Delano School Board will meet Monday, Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. in the City Council chambers at Delano City Hall, located on Bridge Avenue at Second Street. This will be the board’s organizational meeting at which six members will be sworn in.
Franklin Town Board
JAN. 7 — The Franklin Town Board will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 7, at Franklin Town Hall, 8735 County Rd. 16 S.E. For agenda information, call town clerk Denise Olson, 763-972-3741.
Rockford School Board
JAN. 7 — The Rockford School Board will meet Monday, Jan. 7, at 6:30 p.m. in the district board room located in the Rockford Middle School.
Wow Van visit
JAN. 7 — The Wright County Wellness on Wheels (WOW) van will stop at Coborn’s supermarket on Highway 12 in Delano from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, Jan. 7. WOW services include adult and child immunizations; health screening; blood pressure, diabetes, and cholesterol checks by appointment; pregnancy, health and wellness checks and child car seat checks by appointment. A variety of health information is available. For appointments or questions, call 763-682-7717. For immunizations, bring past immunization records to the van, if available.
Commissioner at Republican meeting
JAN. 8 — The Republican Seniors of Minnesota will welcome Jeff Johnson, Hennepin County Commissioner and member of the Minnesota Republican Committee, to the group’s monthly meeting Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Poor Richard’s Commonhouse, 8301 Normandale Blvd. The meeting begins at 10 a.m. for discussion time, to be followed by the speaker. Lunch will be served from a menu ranging from $6 to $11. Those not eating are required to pay $3 to attend.
It’s Just Coffee
JAN. 8 — “It’s Just Coffee”, a monthly meeting for Greenfield residents interested in the city, as well as its history, will meet Tuesday, Jan. 8, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Riverwood Covenant Church located at Highway 55 and Vernon St. Coffee and snacks provided, and donation for the Rockford Food Shelf accepted. This group regularly meets on the last Tuesday of the month, time and location as above.
Rockford City Council
JAN. 8 — The Rockford City Council meets Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m. at Rockford City Hall, 6031 Main St. For more information, call 477-6565.
Loretto City Council
JAN. 8 — The Loretto City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Loretto City Hall, 279 Medina St. N., Suite 260. For agenda information, call 763-479-4305.
Delano City Council
JAN. 8 — The Delano City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Delano City Hall, located on Bridge Avenue at Second Street. For agenda information, visit the city website at delano.mn.us.
Independence City Council
JAN. 8 — The Independence City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Independence City Hall, 1920 County Rd. 90. For agenda information call City Hall, 763-479-0527 or visit the city website at independence.govoffice.com.
Fiber arts exhibit
JAN. 8 TO 26 — The Friends of the Delano Public Library will sponsor its second annual fiber arts exhibit that will take place Jan. 8 – 26 at the library, located at 160 Railroad Ave. E. The Friends are encouraging community members to submit two pieces of their work to be displayed. Bring them to the library, 160 Railroad Ave. E., through Dec. 31. No quilted pieces will be accepted because a quilt exhibit will be on display in February.
JAN. 10 — 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.
JAN. 10 — Corcoran City Council will meet Thursday, Jan. 10, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Road 116.
Chamber of Commerce Meeting
JAN. 10 — The Rockford-Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce will meet on Thursday, Jan. 10, beginning with an 11:45 a.m. check-in, and concluding at 1 p.m. at the Wright-Hennepin Coop facility located at 6800 Electric Drive (behind the west end of the Rockford Mall). Meeting fee included lunch. Please call Joel Schmidt at 612-791-1404 to RSVP.
General Federated Women’s Club
JAN. 14 — The General Federated Women’s Club of Delano meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the second Monday of the month at the Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. E. GFWC invites adult women in the general public to come, get to know club members and find out what GFWC does for the Delano community. The club welcomes new members.
Greenfield City Council
JAN. 15 — The Greenfield City Council will meet Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. at 6390 Town Hall Drive
JAN. 16 — The Delano Toastmasters Club meets the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 11:45 a.m. at the Pizza Ranch, located on Highway 12 in the Delano Crossings retail center.