Events for April 2017
Litchfield Chamber of Commerce
Apr 13 - May 29   Spring Shade & Evergreen Tree Sale (Turck's Trees)
Spring Shade & Tree Sale!
Shade Trees: Autumn Blaze & several other Maples, River Birch & White Birch, Honey Locust, Lindens, Flowering Crab Apples, Mountain Ash, Japanese Tree Lilacs, Oaks, Resistant Elms & MN Zoned Peach Trees

Evergreen Trees: Black Hills, Colorado Blue, Meyer & Norway Spruce, Norway or White Pine
- Trees are container grown, balled & burlapped or tree spaded to your site
Date:   April 13, 2017 - May 29, 2017
Location:   Turck's Trees
67304 MN Hwy 24
Litchfield, MN 55355
Contact:   Steve & Joan Turck (320) 693-3944
Date/Time Details:   Call for an appointment: 320-693-3944
Apr 18 - May 11   Meeker Memorial Hospital is offering.... A Matter of Balance
Managing Concerns About Falls
A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels
Participants will learn how to: View falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks at home, and exercise to increase strength and balance
Who should attend? Anyone concerned about falls, anyone who has fallen in the past, anyone who is interested in improving balance, flexibility and strength
Date:   April 18, 2017 - May 11, 2017
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Location:   Meeker Memorial Hospital Conference Center (Lower Level)
Contact:   To register: Call (320) 693-4590 or email (listed below)
Email:   meekermemorial.org/calendar/
Date/Time Details:   Next Class: Tuesday and Thursday
April 18, 20, 25, 27
May 2, 4, 9 & 11
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Fees/Admission:   - A suggested donation of $10 will cover the cost of the class and materials
Apr 26   Spring Luncheon
Spring Luncheon!
Date:   April 26, 2017
Time:   11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Litchfield United Methodist Church
1000 S Sibley Ave
Litchfield, MN 5535
Date/Time Details:   Wednesday, April 26th 
11:00am - 1:00pm
Fees/Admission:   Adults $9.00
Children 12 and under $2.00
Apr 28   10th Annual Hum-Dinger Ham Dinner
Come and enjoy the 10th Annual Hum-Dinger Ham Dinner
Menu includes: Old Fashion Glazed Ham
Featuring Larson Catering famous sides of Cheesy Hash Browns, Cole Slaw, Green Beans, Dinner Roll, Dessert & Beverage.
All proceeds from the dinner go to the Youth Breakfast Bags!
Date:   April 28, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:   Zion Lutheran Church
504 N. Gilman Ave.
Litchfield, MN 55355
Date/Time Details:   Friday, April 28, 2017
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $10 at the door or carry out
$5 for youth 6 years to 18 years
Free for youth 5 years and under.
Apr 29   It's Almost May Day Celebration
Mark you calendar to join us for the annual Opera House May Day Celebration!

The May Day tradition of singing and dancing around the maypole, tied with colorful strings and ribbons, survived as part of the English tradition.  Children celebrated the day by dancing back and forth around the pole with the streamers, choosing a May queen, and hanging May baskets on doornobs. 

 
Date:   April 29, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:   Litchfield Opera House
Contact:   Connie Lies
Email:   litchopera@yahoo.com
Date/Time Details:   Date:  Saturday, April 29, 2017
Hours:  1 - 3 p.m.
Apr 29   May Day the Old-Fashioned Way
May Day the Old-Fashioned Way at the Litchfield Opera House!
Fun Craft Stations for All Ages-Bring Kids & Grandkids
(May Baskets, Butterflies, Cookies/Cupcakes, Decorating: Planting a Mini-Garden in a Cup; Coloring and Card Making)
Local Girl Scouts will provide assistance as needed to kids
Sponsored by: Greater Litchfield Opera House Association
* Don't forget to dance around the Historic May Pole!
Date:   April 29, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:   Litchfield Opera House
136 N. Marshall Ave
Litchfield, MN
 
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, April 29th 
1pm-3pm 
Come and Go as you Please!
 
Fees/Admission:   $2 for each May Basket made