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  1. Aug
    29
    Tue

    1. Pay It Forward Stevens County (all-day)
      Aug 29 – Dec 31

      Do you know someone who has gone above and beyond, improved the Human Spirit, or volunteered time and /or money for the sake of their fellow neighbors here in Stevens County?  We are looking for these individuals.  “Pay It Forward, Stevens County” is a group of businesses that would like to hear these stories and reward the person for making life better for someone else in Stevens County.  We believe that people fo un-noticed for the kindness they show or the effort they volunteer to help out people.  We would like these stories known and recognition given to show that the Human Spirit is not dead, and people will still go out of their way to give to someone in need.  What we are looking of from you, is a brief letter, telling us what a certain person did and how they did it.  We would like their name and way of contacting them so we can get their just reward to them.  We would also like to publish their story on KMRS/KKOK Radio and in the Morris Sun Tribune.  You can drop your nomination off at any of the participating businesses, once a month we will pick one person that exemplifies “Pay It Forward, Stevens County.”  Businesses participating are:

      Morris Pizza Ranch, Bank of the West, West Central Screen and Print, Regional Fitness Center, Morris Sun Tribune, Stevens Community Medical Center, Sheer Designs,Superior, Westmor, Hancock Concrete and KMRS/KKOK Radio

       
  2. Oct
    23
    Mon

    1. Federated Telephone Open House
      1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

      You are invited to the Grand Opening of the new Morris office location of Federated Telephone Cooperative from 1pm to 6pm on Monday, October 23rd.  Join them as they celebrate their new office location and the completion of their fiber-to-the-Premise Construction in Big Stone and Swift Counties. They will have a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1pm.  Enjoy appetizers and refreshments and sign up for door prizes.  Upgrade your internet to a 100M subscription and get a free ECHO DOT.  New offices are located at 201 State Highway 9 South.  See you there!

    2. Fall Into Health 2017
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Plans for the 2017 Fall into Health are underway and Stevens Community Medical Center is looking forward to seeing you on Monday, October 23 from 5-8 pm at the Morris Area Elementary School. The event is in it’s 4th year and helps to create a healthy, active and thriving community. 

      This year from 5-6:30 there will again be a free community farm to table meal consisting healthy meal option with takeaway recipes and included nutritional information. There will and also be many health-related informational booths. If you are inteested in a healthier you aor more information to get you there, stop by one of these booths from some of the SCMC dpartments and local organizations! Don’t forget the FREE lab draws provided by the SCMC Lab Dept!

      From 6:30-7 several SCMC providers will be answering health related questions in a penel discussion. There may be a couple new faces, so be sure to swing by and take part

      We are also excited at 7:00 Keynote speaker Holly Hoffman will be speaking. Holly was a finalist on Survivor Nicaragua Season 21. She’s truly an inspiration to listen to and know you will enjoy listening to her story. There will be childcare available for ages 6-10 from Morris Area ECFE.  Translators will also be available. 

      There really is something fro everyone at Fall into Health and the best part is it’s all FREE! It’s about bringing the community together and creating a healthy environment to grow.

  3. Nov
    1
    Wed

    1. Scandinavian Heritage Dinner
      3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

      Come and join your friends at First Lutheran Church in Morris located on 200 East 5th Street for the Scandinavian Heritage Dinner and Silent Auction on Wednesday, November1st.  They’ll be serving favorites like lutefisk, Swedish Christmas Ham, potatoes, gravy, baked squash, cranberry sauce, rye bread, rommegrot, rice cream, Almond Cake with Rhubarb Compote, Rosettes, Brun Hjertekake, spritz, krumkake and of course lefse!  Wednesday, November 1st from 3:30-7pm. Get a taste of holidays and join your friends at First Lutheran Church in Morris!

      Lutefisk and Ham Dinner Adults $17.00 or Ham Dinner for $15.00.  Take out food available.

      Tickets available at First Lutheran Church.  Give them a call at 320-589-3242.