Upcoming Events

September 29, 2018

2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Robbins Island in Willmar

Registration at 9:00 am
Ceremony at 10:00 am
Walk to immediately follow Ceremony

Route Length: 1 mile or 3 miles

Contact Katrice Sisson, 320-257-0696 or willmarwalk@alz.org for more information.

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against this disease!

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

October 9, 2018

13th Annual Family Night at the Fire Station

Willmar Fire Station

Each family will receive a book (while supplies last)

-Kitchen Fire Safety & Propane Safety
-Fire Truck Tours
-Fire Extinguisher Demos
-Fire Hose Spraying
-Life Link Helicopter Display
-911 Communication Bus

4:59pm Welcome – Chief Hanson
5-6:30pm “Tacos in a Bag”
5-6:50pm Informational Displays & Safety Information
5:15-6:16pm Story Time with Firefighters
6:30-7pm Firefighter Gear Demo
6:45-7pm Door Prize Drawings

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

October 20, 2018

Atelier Autumn Harvest

Skylark Center, Willmar, MN

Lots more info coming as the day approaches, but put it on your calendar now. You won’t want to miss it!

*abstract paintings
*handmade totes
*handmade wool mittens
*homemade lefse
*handmade doilies
*handmade doll clothes
*locally grown produce
*home canned sauces, kraut and more
*Destiny EWO w/ handmade items from Uganda
*Handmade Nicaragua w/ handmade purses

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

October 22, 2018

Opioid Town Hall Meeting

WEAC Building, Willmar, MN

A program for parents, guardians, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and key stakeholders. A panel of speakers will discuss current drug trends, ways to prevent drug abuse and how our healthcare systems are improving to prevent opioid overdoses and addictions.

Monday, October 22, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
WEAC Building
611 Fifth St. SW, Willmar, MN

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Funding for Moving Health Forward is provided by:

Healthy Together Willmar is one way Blue Cross is Moving Health Forward in Communities.