We've made it to March, and spring is just around the corner now (however big that corner may be)! We have some exciting events coming up this month. Details below!
Dassel-Cokato Business Expo
Saturday, March 12th 9a-12p
Dassel-Cokato High School Entry and Commons
Everyone is welcome to attend the Business Expo March 12th 9a-12p in the D-C High School Entry and Commons. Check out the exhibits and enjoy a FREE pancake breakfast served by the Cokato-Dassel Lions!
Drum Line Show
Saturday, March 5th 5:30p
Dassel-Cokato Performing Arts Center
The Minnesota Percussion Association will host a show and competition at the PAC where 11 ensembles, including Dassel-Cokato High School, will be performing. There will also be a silent auction.
For show and ticket information:
Cafe Chat for Farmers
Wednesday, March 9th 9a
The Crow River Chapter of the Sustainable Farming Association will be hosting a "cafe chat" at The Grounds for farmers to network and "talk shop." For more info on the Crow River SFA Chapter:
"Grow Your Own" Gardening Presentation by Sarah and Bob Lea
Monday, March 14th 7p
Cokato Evangelical Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Sarah and Bob Lea are experienced gardeners who grow food, flowers, and medicinal plants on their farm south of Cokato. They've used innovative growing techniques such as vertical, straw bale, container, square foot, and hydroponic. They will give an hour-long presentation with information for both beginner and experienced gardeners. Hosted by the Dassel-Cokato Sustainable Living Group. See the event page for updates:
Story Time with Connie
Wednesday, March 16th 10:30-11:15a
Join Konnie for great books and fun activities. Have fun and develop early literacy skills at the same time. For ages 3 to 6; toddlers and babies welcome, too. Sponsored by Friends of the Cokato Area Library.
FOCAL Book Club
Tuesday, March 20th 12:30-2p
The FOCAL Book Club meets the last Tuesday of the month at the Grounds Coffee Shop at 15256 US-12, Cokato, MN 55321. This is an open book club, come if you can; the book discussions are always interesting. Check in with the Cokato Public Library for book selection and other details. For adults. Sponsored by Friends of the Cokato Area Library.
Escape Room: The Case of the Butter Bandits
Now through April 2nd
The museum's FREE escape room is open for appointments! You and your team of crack detectives will only have 45 minutes to “spread” out and search for clues to solve the mystery of the Butter Bandits. There is no “margarine” for error.
For more details, see the museum's Featured Events page:
Cokato Chamber Meeting
Tuesday, Mar 8th 12-1p
The Chamber will meet next Tuesday at City Hall. For more info on this meeting, contact Teresa Martinson at (320) 286-5505 during City Hall business hours.
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