Archive for month: October, 2023
The annual Turkey Bingo returns on November 16th from 6 PM – 8 PM at the Chisholm Senior Center! There will be 20 games through the evening and $20 tickets can be purchased at the door or at ticket locations! Press-Lloyd American Legion Post 247 is putting on the event and holds it every year in November. Stop on in for some games and good times!
The Chisholm Senior Center is located at 319 West Lake Street across from the Chisholm Public Library.
Want to know more about the American Press Legion Post 247 and what they do? Visit them on their Chisholm Chamber directory listing for details & contact information!
Turkey Bingo Ticket Locations for Advanced Purchase:
- Keyboard Liquor
- Chisholm Area Chamber of Commerce
- Snickers Pizza & Pub
- Mary’s Lake Street Floral
- Jim’s Sports Club, Bar & Grill
- Valentini’s Supper Club
- Healthy Vibes
- Blackbear Bakery & Café
Would you like to see more news & upcoming events in the Chisholm area? Visit us at our Chisholm Area Chamber of Commerce website for more!
Precious Paws Halloween will take place on October 29th from 11 AM- 2 PM, and your furry friends are all invited to come enjoy a day of some pet pampering! Attending pets can enjoy animal nail trims, dog baths, pictures, and (if your pets are feeling up for it) some cute costumes!
Just in time for the Lake Street Trick or Treat & Halloween Pet Parade that will be taking place on October 30th, have your furry friend looking & feeling their absolute best for a spooky day of fun on Lake Street!
Precious Paws Special Event Pet Care Service Prices
- Nail Trims – $5
- Dog Baths – $10, Small dogs ; $15, Large dogs
- Pictures of humans, animals, or both – monetary donation or item(s) off of the Precious Paws wish list!
Visit their event page for updates & additional info!
Lake Street Trick or Treat!
And of course, don’t miss out on Lake Street Trick or Treat! Precious Paws will be located outside of their shelter giving out candy as well as offering FREE professional photos of attendees and their pets. Pictures taken will be posted on their Facebook page OR get 3 edited photos emailed to you for a $10 donation to Precious Paws! See their event for updates & more!
Would you like to see more upcoming events & news in the Chisholm area? Visit us at our Chisholm Area Chamber of Commerce website!
Get in on the Solomon’s Treasure ATV Poker Run on Saturday, October 14th starting with a $15 breakfast, served by the Dirty Ores Roller Derby Team, at Jim’s Sports Club Bar & Grill. Riders will depart from Jim’s at 11 AM towards the Chisholm ATV Trail for the beginning of the run!
How Does Solomon’s Treasure ATV Poker Run Work?
Participants have a chance at winning a great prize for the highest or lowest poker hand with a $20 donation. An additional $5 donation will grant participants a bonus card for a better chance at winning the hand! The drawings will be held at Jim’s after riders return with their completed poker hands!
There will also be a 50/50 Split the Pot & raffles with exciting prizes donated by generous community partners from around the Chisholm area!
Dress up your little ghouls and join KIDS PLUS on Sunday October 29th 2023 for the annual Halloween Trunk or Treat event being held in the fenced in lot at Chisholm High School. Games, Prizes, and Candy Galore! 1pm-3pm.
This event made possible with help from 30 West, United Way of NE MN, Chisholm PD, Voice in Prevention, Chisholm Fire Department, Chisholm Kiwanis, Chisholm Ambulance, & Chisholm School Groups.
We hope to see everyone out and dressed up in some awesome costumes for Halloween Trunk or Treat, a fun & safe community event for candy GALORE and so much more! On October 29th Chisholm Highschool will be the spookiest spot on The Range and you absolutely won’t want to miss out!
And feel free to show off your costumes as well, because Halloween is NOT just for kids (we adults fell in love with the holiday first!)
With any questions feel free to reach out to KIDS PLUS and start getting your costumes ready for a community celebration of all things spooky, scary, fun, and uniquely festive!
(And make sure to make extra room for candy! There’s nothing sweeter than Halloween!)
To RSVP use the link HERE to visit the FB page!
Want to see more upcoming events & news in the Chisholm area? Visit us at our Chisholm Chamber website for more!
MDC Family Discovery Day: Archaeology
October celebrates International Archaeology Day! Discover more about what archaeology is, what archaeologists do, and how we can learn about the past by looking at objects people left behind. Enjoy fun activities like breaking a dish, pot, or cup and putting it back together much like archaeologist do when they discover items in the field at the MDC Family Discovery Day: Archaeology on Saturday, October 21st from 11AM-4PM!
Regular Admissions Apply
Past Family Discovery Days
Rock Hounds Abound
Come out to the MDC Family Discovery Day: Rock Hounds Abound and explore geology with the family on Thursday, August 31st from 4 PM to 7 PM.
Love minerals? Have a kid who picks up every rock they see? Want to learn more about geology? Come hang out and let’s talk rocks. Hands on activities for the kids and specimens you can touch!
Geologists from Mesabi Range Geological Society will be at the Discovery Center to talk rocks with all who are excited about geology, rocks, minerals and iron deposits. Bring your rock questions and specimens you would like to try and identify. Hands on activities for kids learning about rock types and mineral properties!
This event is free and open to the public and is great for all ages! Food will be available for purchase in The Rustic Pig Food Court from 4:00pm – 8:00pm. Lice music by Reggie Ducote starting at 5pm.
Fossils! Fossils! Fossils!
MDC Family Discovery Day: Fossils! Fossils! Fossils! will take place on July 20th, 2023 from 3 PM-7:30 PM! Bring out the family and discover the wonderful world of paleontology with fossil demonstrations, displays & activities that kids will LOVE! The Paleo Pals, Cera the Triceratops and App the T-Rex, will also be there for photos with kids and to do whatever it is that dinosaurs like to do.
Plus, learn about MDC Paleontology programming, the Hill Annex Paleontology Project, volunteer opportunities at our fossil excavation site, and say hello to MDC Paleontologist John Westgaard!
Enter through the Summer Admissions Entrance. The event will take place partly inside and outside (weather dependent). If you have questions call 218-254-7959.
Regular MDC admission prices apply, sign up to become a member to receive their member benefits!
Visit the Minnesota Discovery Center website for more of their news and events.
See more upcoming Chisholm Area events by visiting our Chisholm Area Chamber website.
Looking to add a little bit of pumpkin spice to your autumn get together? Get some amazing ideas at Saturday Samples at Casey Drug throughout October! Anyone stopping by can see some of Casey Drug’s creative & festive displays, sample baking mixes, jams, dips along with baked treats and drinks for a full flavored fall experience.
Why not go full out this season and really WOW everyone at your party?! Of course you do!
What sort of Autumn inspiration can you find at Saturday Samples at Casey Drug:
- Craft Designs
- Food/Snack Spreads
- Drink combinations
- & More!
They will also have many of their ideas readily available to purchase instore too; autumn is all about taking it a little easy, so why not get what works and take a bit of the credit for yourself? We won’t tell.
And if you’re looking for more festive ideas year round make sure to follow Casey Drug on their Facebook page & Instagram page for updates on their next seasonal specials! Their Christmas holiday displays especially are phenomenal, you won’t want to miss it!
Want to see more events & news in the Chisholm area? Visit us at our Chisholm Area Chamber of Commerce website for everything Chisholm!