CCN Community Calendar for Aug. 22

TOPS meetings

Mondays, 6:45-7:30 p.m. – Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) of Watertown meets at the Watertown Community Center. Info: Dory at (952) 200-8655 or Debbie at (952) 955-3079.


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) 955-2697.


Support Group

2nd Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.. – Suicide Bereavement Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Waconia Moravian Church. 209 E 2nd street. Next Meeting May 14th, 6:30pm open to anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide.


Peace Lutheran midweek program

Wednesdays – JAM! Jesus and Me! is a program designed to help kids think bigger, better and grander thoughts about God!  We care about sharing the gospel with your child and teaching them how to build Christian relationships with others.  The afternoon will be a time for kids in grades 1-5 to grow in their own relationship with Jesus.  We will be studying God’s Word, teaching kids how to apply it to their lives, having fun with arts/crafts, music, skits, games and a light supper! Please call or email Kathy Maas to register:  955-2936 or [email protected]


Free 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.


Watertown Farmer’s Market

Thursdays this summer, 3:30-6:30 p.m.  – New Day and New location:  find us on Thursday’s next to the city offices from 3:30-6:30 p.m.  Now offering:  homemade soap, craft items, jam, pickled items, veggies, eggs, and baked goods. We are also looking for local musicians who may want to come down and showcase their talents.  For more info, call Susann Hoese at (952) 955-2913.


Tri-County Toastmasters

Fridays, 6:45 a.m. – The Tri-County Toastmasters Club meets at the Watertown Community Center near the south entrance. Improve your public speaking and communication skills. Info: Chuck Charnstrom. at 952-955-2963


CCLS Open House

Sat. Aug. 22, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. – Christ Community Lutheran School (CCLS) of Watertown will be having an Open House. CCLS offers great Christian educational opportunities for students from age 3 through 8th Grade. Families new to CCLS for the 2013-14 school year will receive 1/2 off tuition for children enrolled in grades K-8 and one month free for any of the three Licensed Preschool Programs. Contact the school for more information at 952-955-1419 or at


Waconia HS 1978 Reunion

Fri., Aug. 23 – Waconia High School Class of 1978 is having a 35-year class reunion at Canterbury Park in Shakopee. For more information, contact Randy Sicheneder at (612) 418-6110.


Stiftungsfest Sheephead Tournament

Sat., Aug. 24 , 8:30 a.m. – 10th Annual Stiftungsfest Sheephead Tourney. 8:30 am, registration.  Tournament starts at 9 a.m. in the Pavilion. The event is sponsored by the NYA Lions.


Westwood Wheelers Car Show

Sat., Aug. 24 , 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.. — Free Westwood Wheelers Car Show/Cruise-In at Westwood Community Church, 3121 Westwood Drive, Chanhassen. Any make, any model, any year, any condition. Family fun, good food, many trophies, will one be yours? Just Off 41 and North of 5. Call Jim Theis, 952-224-7378 for information.


Immunization Clinic

Mon., Aug. 26, 3-5 p.m. – Carver County Public Health (600 E 4th St, Chaska) provides cheap immunizations, or shots, to residents who do not have health insurance or whose insurance does not cover shots. Shots for adults and children are available. Call for information or an appointment:  952-361-1329.


Watertown Class of 58 Reunion

Sept. 7, 5 p.m. – The Watertown High School Class of 1958 annual reunion will meet at 5 p.m. at B’s On The river in Watertown.


Apple Pick’n Days

Sept. 7-8The Ladybug Chapter of The Children’s Association – Minneapolis presents Apple Pick’n Days from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. rain or shine at Deardorff Orchards & Vineyards and Parley Lake Winery (8350 Parley Lake Rd., Waconia). Petting zoo, face painting, hayrides and more. Part of proceeds to benefit Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Info: (952) 442-1885.


Outdoor Worship Service

Sept. 8St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 505 Westminster Ave. SW, Watertown, will hold an Outdoor Worship Service and Picnic on the Lawn celebrating its Sunday School kickoff. 9:15 opening Sunday School, youth group, adult bible class. 10:30: outdoor music service, please bring your lawn chair or blanket; 11:30 Pork burger dinner (hot dogs also available). Includes cole slaw/chips, baked beans, watermelon, refrigerator pickles, bars/ice cream floats, coffee/lemonade/water.


Jeff Stern Memorial Golf Tournament

Sun., Oct. 6, 1 p.m. – The Jeff Stern Memorial Golf Tourney for CCLS will be held at Shadowbrooke Golf Course in Lester Prairie. 9-Hole Scramble Event, 1 p.m. shotgun. Lunch will be served at noon, bring your family! Register for golf solo or put a foursome together. Cost is $45 for 18 and up, $40 for 17 and below. Registration fee includes Pork Chop lunch (also available for purchase separately) and prizes! Register online at or call 952-955-1419 with questions.