Community Calendar for Aug. 2

Senior Club

Tuesdays, 1 p.m. The Watertown Senior Club meets every Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Watertown City Hall. All 55+ welcome. Info: (952) 353-2432.

TOPS meetings

Thursdays, 6:45-7:15 p.m. Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) of Watertown meets at the Watertown Community Center. Info: Dory at (952) 955-2488 or Debbie at (952) 955-3079.

Hot dinner at St. Paul’s

1st Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Please join St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (505 Westminster Avenue. SW in Watertown) once a month for a wonderful full course hot dinner. All are invited every first Thursday of the month. Info: 955-1498.

Tri-County Toastmasters

Fridays, 6:40 a.m. The Tri-County Toastmasters Club meets at Crow River Coffee in Watertown. Improve your public speaking and communication skills. Info: K.J. at (952) 955-1623.

Watertown Farmer’s Market

Fridays, May 18-Sept. 28, 3:30-6:30 p.m. – Located just east of the dam along the river at Rick Johnson Park.

Mayer Farmer’s Market

Thursdays, 3-6 p.m. -The Mayer Farmers Market is located at the corner of Highway 25 and County Road 10 west at the Dakota Trail starting point.

WAHS Meeting

Thur., Aug. 2, 1 p.m. – The Watertown Area HIstorical Society will meet at the Watertown Community Center. The meeting will include a wrap-up of our Rails to Trails Presentation. We welcome new members. Join us and be part of the preservation of Watertown and the surrounding area. Learn about the people who built this beautiful area that we enjoy today!

VBS at Trinity

Monday, July 30 – Thursday, Aug. 2, 5:45 – 8:00 p.m. – "SKY – Everything is possible with God". Every day will include Bible story, singing, prayer, games, snacks, exploration, friendship, God-sightings, and more. Register today for four days of amazing fun! Open to three year olds (by 9/1/11) through grade 4 (2011-12 school year). To pre-register, contact Trisha Ragner at (952) 955-1655 or [email protected].

Peace Polo Match

Aug. 4, 11 a.m. – The Peace Polo Match will be held at Blackberg Ranch, 1980 Sally Avenue, in Watertown. Sponsored by Peace Lutheran Church. General admission at gate, $10 for adults, $5 for kids, $30 family max. Gates open at 11 a.m., match at 1 p.m. Silent Auction, Raffle, Ladies Hat Contest, halftime divot stomp. Food served 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

School Board Informational Meeting

Mon., Aug. 6, 6:30 p.m. – The Watertown-Mayer School board will hold an informational session for anybody interested in running for the school board during this year’s election. The meeting will preceded a special school board meeting, which is scheduled for 7 p.m.

WBA Softball Tourney

Aug. 10-12 – The WBA 5th Annual softball tournament will be held August 10-12 at Brook Peterson Park in Waconia. Games Friday & Saturday (Saturday only option available), with Sunday reserved in case of bad weather. Men and coed divisions. The entry fee is $150 (three game guarantee). Register online at Click on SB Registration. For more information, email Jessica Salden at [email protected] or call/text 612-501-8838. Deadline to Register: July 23.

ACCC Art Exhibit

Aug. 3-Oct. 31 – The Arts Consortium of Carver County is presenting its first ever members’ juried art show titled: The Artists of Carver County. Approximately 20 member artists will be represented at The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum’s Reedy Gallery.