North Crow River News community calendar

Lions free Easter Egg Hunt

MARCH 30 — The Albertville Lions Club and Lake Community Bank will be sponsoring its annual Free Easter Egg Hunt along with a morning of other fun activities, including pictures with the Bunny, cookies, refreshments and goodie bags. Bring your Easter Basket and join Saturday March 30, from 10 a.m. to noon at Albertville City Hall. Weather permitting it will be outside, otherwise in City Hall. Prizes must be picked up the day of the event. The event will take place rain, snow or shine. Bring a camera because there will not be a photographer on site this year for Bunny Pictures. For more information, contact Sharon at 763-458-5340.

Hanover egg hunt

MARCH 30 — Hanover Park Board and Hanover Lions are once again working together in hosting the annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 30, at Hanover Settler’s Park by City Hall. Staggered start time by age group with the first group starting at 10 a.m. Outdoors so dress appropriately. Geared for ages up to 11. Bags to gather your treat-filled eggs will be provided by the Hanover Historic Society. Turn in prize eggs for larger gifts. Bring camera and hopefully capture a photo of the Easter Bunny.

Corcoran egg hunt

MARCH 30 — The NW Area JC’s Annual Egg Hunt, geared for ages ten and under, will be Saturday, March 30, at 10 a.m. at the Corcoran Community Park, County Rds. 10 and 50, rain or shine so dress accordingly. Bring a bag or basket to collect all the treats and prize eggs (which you turn in for larger prizes afterwards). Bring your cameras too, the Easter Bunny will be there and hopefully Alice in Wonderland will join again. Follow the NW Area JC’s and their event details at

STMA board

APRIL 1 — St. Michael-Albertville School Board meets Monday, April 1, at 7 p.m. at the high school board meeting room, 11343 50th St.

Albertville council

APRIL 1 — Albertville City Council meets Monday, April 1, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 5959 Main Ave.

Hanover council

APRIL 2 — Hanover City Council meets Tuesday, April 2, at 7 p.m. at city hall on 11250 Fifth St.

Rogers council

APRIL 9 — Rogers City Council will meet Tuesday, April 9, at 7 p.m. at the Rogers Community Room at 21201 Memorial Dr.

St. Michael council

APRIL 9 — St. Michael City Council will meet Tuesday, April 9, at 7 p.m. at the City Center, 11800 Town Center Dr.

Corcoran council

APRIL 11 — Corcoran City Council will meet will next meet Thursday, April 11, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Rd. 116.

Antiques appraisal fair

APRIL 13 — An Antiques Appraisal Fair presented by the Hanover Historical Society is Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. to noon at Hanover City Hall. Doors open at 9:15 a.m.; first-come, first-served. Door prizes awarded throughout the morning. Antiques Appraisal Fair. Appraisals will be performed by Appraisal Specialists Midwest’s Bonnie Lindberg and James Marrinan. Five appraisals for up to two items, $1 admission fee without items. Free refreshments for all. No firearms, dolls, fine art, jewelry or large furniture. For more information, contact Claudia Pingree at 763-498-8435 or [email protected]

Spring variety show

APRIL 19 — Fine Arts Council of St. Michael-Albertville is hosting a spring variety show, hosted by professional magician/emcee, Fred Baisch, Friday, April 19, at 7 p.m. at STMA Middle School West auditorium. The line-up includes dancers from two area studios, the Life in Christ bell choir, the Moorman family bluegrass band, student musicians, the Maple Lake Clown-Arounds, as well as jazz musician, Joyce Lyons, and folk musician, Rena Haus. The price of admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students/seniors. For a $2 discount on all advance tickets, visit the Albertville Coborns or call Community Ed at 497-6550. All proceeds will be shared between the Hanover Food Shelf and the Arts Council.

Crisis Nursery 

buffet, music, auction

APRIL 26 — April is Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month. In honor of and to benefit children in the community, the Crisis Nursery serving Wright County is hosting its 15th Annual Spring Fund-raiser Friday, April 26, at 6 pm at the Buffalo Civic Center, Buffalo. The venue includes a BBQ Buffet (6 to 7:30 p.m.) catered by Red’s Catering of Montrose, live music by local band Crows Feet, a raffle for dollars, and a large silent auction followed by a live auction featuring many crowd pleasing items.  Cost for the evening is $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Sponsorships of $100 or more provide free tickets to the event. To order tickets, donate an auction item, or for more information, contact Jill Gatzke at 763-271-1674. Tickets are also available at BJ’s Deli in Buffalo or from any committee member. Also check out