The 4th of July is next week already. We have several programs going on to celebrate Independence day. Tues, July 3rd at 10:00am we will have a program in the courtyard with small fireworks. At 2:00pm the day Henk Exoo and his wife will be performing patriotic songs. On Thursday, July 5th Myron and TJ Fluegge will be hosting a patriotic sing along. We are thankful to have these opportunities to honor our country and our flag. Other special events we have going on in July include: fishing trips to Sleepy Eye lake with Sleepy Eye sportsman boating and bobbers, the children from Kid Connection assisting with bingo and games, a group of Catholic Youth coming to assist with activities, a variety of musical entertainers, puppy love therapy dogs, CAST music makers, and celebrating the dog days of summer at the end of the month. Another event you don’t want to miss is the Annual Ice Cream social. It will take place on Weds, July 11th from 6-8pm. We will be serving Culver’s ice cream and the New Ulm Municipal band will be performing.