Watertown Community Calendar for week of Aug. 23

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 through Sept. 28, 3:30-6:30 p.m. – Located just east of the dam along the river at Rick Johnson Park. On Sept. 14, a Watertown fire truck will be there for kids to see up close, and there will be a children’s story hour starting at about 4:30 p.m.

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.

CCLS Preschool Open House
Thur., Aug. 23, 3-8 p.m. – Develop your child’s love for learning early!  Christ Community Lutheran School in Watertown currently has preschool class openings for children ages 3 – 5 years.   A special Open House just for preschool will be held Thursday, August 23rd from 3-8pm at CCLS.   The CCLS preschool program is a wonderful caring, Christian and state licensed program.  Michele Boehlke, CCLS preschool director, is a much loved and respected early childhood educator. Call her today at 952-955-1419 ext. 812 or see check out the school’s website: www.ccls.net for further information.  We can’t wait to meet your child.

Motorcycle run
Sat., Aug. 25 – The annual Stiftungsfest motorcycle run will begin at Willkommen Park and depart from Central Avenue and Main Street at noon. Register starting at 10:30 a.m. All proceeds to benefit the West Carver Food Shelf.

WHS Class of 58
Sat., Sept. 8, 5 p.m. -The Watertown High School class of 1958 will hold a reunion at B’s on the River in Watertown.

ICCC Fall Festival
Sun., Sept. 16, 11 a.m. -Immaculate Conception Catholic Church will host its Fall Festival Sept. 16., with a homestyle turkey dinner being served from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Adults are $9, children 12 and under are $5. Takeout available for $9. Plenty of family activities. Games for kids of all ages, bingo, fish pond, duck pond, lollipop tree, pie and cake walk. Country Store with baked goods and crafts, Raffle with $1,000 in cash prizes, silent auction starting at 9 a.m.

Financial Peace University
We all need a plan for our money. St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Watertown is hosting Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU)! Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you’ve dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more. Starting Sept. 9. To enroll, call 952-955-1498.

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.