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7 - 31 Community Meal

Community Meal - FREE will Offering in the Fellowship Hall.
New Creation Lutheran Church
295 Coney Street West
Perham, MN 56573
218-346-7203
 

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Family Art Studio Project

Hands on “Make and Take” art projects based on great masters, with fun for the whole family, grade school through adult. Led by artist and former teacher Mary Jo Wentz, informal sessions connects participants to art that can be completed within an hour.  1: Drawing a self-portrait Picasso style, finishing with color from oil pastels. 2: Painting with alcohol inks using different papers and straws to create abstract expressionist works of art in the style of Pollack and Kandinsky. 3: Using collage to state a thought, poetry, social statement, a study of artists Hannah Hoch and Nancy Spero. 4: Creating enlarged flower drawing in black, paint using color values in the style of Georgia O’Keefe. HACA Art & Events Gallery, 805 W. Main, Perham. No registration necessary. Free will donations accepted.


4 OtterJam 2015

Visit www.otterjamrox.com for more information! 

Fireworks

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10 - 19 Northwest Water Carnival

For more information contact the Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce at 1-800-542-3992.

Relay for Life

For more information contact Lisa Peterson at 218-346-4747 or visit http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?sid=128433&type=fr_informational&pg=informational&fr_id=67357 


11 - 12 Phelps Mill Arts Festival

For more information contact Teresa Brause at 218-739-2884

Wild West Dent Daze

9AM 5K Road Race Run/Walk (1K Youth Run to follow)

10AM Poker Run (Top 3 hands win prizes)

12PM Wild West Fun (Bouncy house, Face painting, kids' games & more)

2PM Parade (Line-up at 1PM)

3PM Cowpoke Tractor & Big Wheel Races (Bring your own or use ours)

4PM Bed Races (6 person teams welcome)

4PM Food (United Methodist Pie Social, Lions Chicken Feed, Silent Auction & more)

 

Planning is in progress, but our 5K registration form is ready to go and linked below!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-zRIzyuI-3aY0ZCbmNER0t5bWM/view?usp=sharing

 

For more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/387670521418569/

 

Rib Cook-Off

PERHAM LIONS RIB-CHICKEN COOK OFF

    SATURDAY JULY 11, 2015

 

      FOR MORE INFO OR IF YOU WANT TO COOK

      CONTACT MARK AT 218-298-2368

click here for Application

click here for cook-off Rules

 

Party with a Princess


13 - 17 Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

Preschool – 8th Grade

Mon. July 13 – Fri. July 17

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Perham United Methodist Church

223 4th Ave SE, Perham

Register at 346-7420


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Local Author Speaker Series

''Writing Historical Fiction'' with Jan Smith, a diverse artist, speaker, story teller and published author. Three of her recent works of historical fiction can be purchased on Amazon.com, including “Fy and Aina,” “Homesteading the Land 1890,” and “Remembering the Maine 1898.” In her program of writing historical fiction, Smith demonstrates to students how to move from an idea to a story with a step-by-step approach, and includes information on how to get a story- article, short story or book- published. Free will donations accepted. At History Museum 


16 Ice Cream Social & Song Fest

17 Loretta Lynn/Patsy Cline Show

Check back for more information. 


21 - 26 East Ottertail County Fair

2015 EAST OTTER TAIL COUNTY FAIR SCEDULE

TUESDAY JULY 21- ENTRY DAY

3-8 PM- OPEN CLASS ENTRY

1-6 PM- 4-H NON LIVESTOCK JUDGING

 

WEDNESDAY JULY 22- ENTRY DAY

3-8 PM- OPEN CLASS ENTRY

5-7 PM- SCARECROW CONTEST ENTRY

 

THURSDAY JULY 23- MILITARY/VETERANS DAY AT THE FAIR & DAYCARE DAY AT THE FAIR

4-H DEMONSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT THE DAY (Side Tent in Park)*

9:00- 11:00 AM- SCARECROW CONTEST ENTRY (final entries for the contest)

9:00AM-2:00 PM- PIGS, GOATS & SHEEP WEIGH IN

9:00 AM- 4-H RABBIT SHOW

10:00AM-10:00 PM- CHILDREN'S BARN

10:00 - 12:00 AM- DAYCARE ACTIVITIES/TOUR (In the Park & Barns)

11:00 AM- 10:00 PM- EXHIBIT BUILDING IS OPEN

11:00 AM-FLAG RAISING/COLOR GUARD-

                  EAST OTTER TAIL AREA VFW'S/BOY SCOUTS

11:15 AM-NATIONAL ANTHEM-

~~~~ NO 4-H POULTRY/OPEN CLASS POULTRY SHOWS IN 2015 ~~~~

1:00-6:00 PM-TRACTOR SHOW (By the Park)

3:00-6:00 PM- ISLAND TIME STEEL DRUM BAND (In the Park)*

5:00 PM- CARNIVAL OPENS

5:30 PM- 4-H SHEEP SHOW

6:00 PM- TRACTOR PARADE

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM-WRISTBAND NIGHT (THIS IS THE ONLY NIGHT)

7:00 TO 11:00 PM-BINGO

7:00 PM-FAMOUS L.A. PIG RACE SHOW (GRANDSTAND)

                 ($5.00 13 & UP, $3.00 6-12, FREE 5 & UNDER)

7:00- 11:00 PM- "OFF DUTY" TIM EGGEBRATEN- (Stage in the park)

         ~~~BEER GARDEN- BEAN BAG & BEER PONG AVAILABLE~~~

 

FRIDAY JULY 24- SENIOR CITIZEN'S DAY AT THE FAIR

 

4-H DEMONSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT THE DAY (Side Tent in Park)*

8:00 AM- 4-H SWINE SHOW

10:00AM-10:00 PM- CHILDREN'S BARN

11:00AM TO 10:00 PM- EXHIBIT BUILDING IS OPEN

11:00 AM, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3 PM, 4PM, 5 PM- JON OFFUTT GLASS BLOWING

         (5 DEMONSTRATIONS) (In the park)*

11:30 AM- 4-H BEEF SHOW

1:00 PM- CARNIVAL OPENS

1:00-3:00 PM- SENIOR CITIZEN EVENTS (In the Park)

2:00 TO 4:00 PM-BINGO

4:00 PM- 4-H GOAT SHOW

4:30-5:15 PM- TINA & LENA- COMEDY ACT (In the park)*

5:00 PM-ANTIQUE TRACTOR PULL BEGINS (GRANDSTAND)

       ~~~ONE SESSION -PAY ONE PRICE TO SEE BOTH)

6:00-6:45 PM- TINA & LENA- COMEDY ACT (In the park)*

7:00 TO 11:00 PM-BINGO

7:00 PM- MODIFIED TRACTOR PULL (GRANDSTAND)

              ($10.00 13 & UP, $5.00 6-12, FREE 5 & UNDER)

8:00 PM- 12:00 AM-60 CYCLE HUM – (In the Park/Beer Garden)

         ~~~BEER GARDEN-BEAN BAG & BEER PONG GAMES AVAILABLE~~~

 

SATURDAY JULY 25- KID'S DAY AT THE FAIR

 

4-H DEMONSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT THE DAY (Side Tent in Park)*

8:00 AM- PLEASURE HORSE SHOW AT HORSE ARENA

9:00 AM- 4-H LIVESTOCK AUCTION

10:00 AM TO 10:00 PM- CHILDREN'S BARN

10:00 to 10:45- BALLOON ARTISTRY BY MANDANA (In the Park)

       ~~~FREE BALLOON TWISTING ON FAIRGROUNDS TIL 6:00PM~~~

10:30 AM- FFA & 4-H DAIRY SHOW

11:00 AM, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3 PM, 4PM, 5 PM- JON OFFUTT GLASS BLOWING

         (5 DEMONSTRATIONS) (In the park)*

11:00 AM TO 10:00 PM EXHIBIT BUILDING IS OPEN

NOON- CARNIVAL OPENS

1:00-4:00PM- POITIN-IRISH BAND (In the Park)*

3:00 PM- LITTLE BRITCHES SHEEP SHOW

4:00 PM- OPEN CLASS MARKET BEEF SHOW

5:00 PM- KID'S TRACTOR PEDAL PULL BY NYM'S FFA

                (STATE SANCTIONED) (By the park- on the tar)

5:30 & 6:30PM- BRAD BOICE-ELVIS IMPERSONATOR (In the Park)*

7:00 TO 11:00 PM-BINGO

7:00 PM- DEMO DERBY (GRANDSTAND)

              ($10:00: 13 &UP, $5:00: 6-12, FREE: 5 & UNDER)

8:30 PM TO 12:00 AM- 60 CYCLE HUM (In the Park/Beer Garden)

   ~~~BEER GARDEN-BEAN BAG & BEER PONG GAMES AVAILABLE~~~

 

SUNDAY JULY 26- FAMILY DAY AT THE FAIR

 

4-H DEMONSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT THE DAY (Side Tent in Park)*

8:00 AM TO NOON- PANCAKE BREAKFAST IN THE PARK

                            (FREE WILL OFFERING)

8:00 AM- HORSE TRAINING AT THE HORSE ARENA with

                 HORSE GAMES TO FOLLOW

10:00 AM- NORTHWOODS HARVEST BARN COWBOY CHURCH

                  (In the Park)

10:00 AM TO 6:00 PM- CHILDREN'S BARN

11:00 AM TO 6:00 PM – EXHIBIT BUILDING IS OPEN

11:00 AM- COW PIE BINGO (BY NEW BARN AREA)

12:00 PM- DAIRY AWARDS & RECOGNITION PROGRAM

NOON TO 3:00 PM- RED LETTER BAND (In the Park)*

1:00 PM- CARNIVAL OPENS

1:00 PM- OPEN DAIRY SHOW

2:00 TO 5:00 PM-BINGO

4:00 PM- CENTURY FARM AWARDS (In the Park)

5:00 PM- 4-H AWARDS PROGRAM (In the Park)

6:00 PM- FAIR CLOSES

*denotes - SPONSORED BY COUNTY FAIR ARTS ACCESS AND CULTURAL HERITAGE GRANT, FUNDED BY THE CLEAN WATER LAND AND LEGACY AMENDMENT

 

For more information contact Diane Sazama at 218-346-2054 or the fairgrounds at 218-346-2750


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24 - 26 58th Annual Frazee Turkey Days

For more information go to www.frazeecommunityclub.com


25 Harrier Half Marathon & 5K

For more information contact Jeff Morris at jmorris@perham.k12.mn.us

Visit https://www.raceit.com/Register/default.aspx?event=31039 to register. 


26 Annual Tyler Shipman Car Show

5th Annual Tyler Shipman Car Show, for more information contact Daneele Shipman at 218-334-5268


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31 Tuffy Nelson Golf Classic

31st Annual Tuffy Nelson Golf Classic

Friday July 31, 2015

Perham Lakeside Golf Course

218.346.6070 for more info