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Free Craft Time at the Library 1:30 pm
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.
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Fried Chicken Dinner 11:00 am
Fried Chicken Dinner @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Jun 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Community dinner at Immanuel Lutheran Church and School in Walker.
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
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Annual ABC Sale
Annual ABC Sale @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Jun 7 all-day
ABC (Attic-Basement-Cellar) Sale, annual fundraising event for Immanuel Lutheran Church and School.
Preschool Storytime at the Library 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.
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Annual ABC Sale
Annual ABC Sale @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Jun 8 all-day
ABC (Attic-Basement-Cellar) Sale, annual fundraising event for Immanuel Lutheran Church and School.
Free Craft Time at the Library 1:30 pm
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.
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Annual ABC Sale
Annual ABC Sale @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Jun 9 all-day
ABC (Attic-Basement-Cellar) Sale, annual fundraising event for Immanuel Lutheran Church and School.
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
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Preschool Storytime at the Library 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.
Public 500 Cards 1:00 pm
Public 500 Cards @ YAH Club
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm
Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club.
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Free Craft Time at the Library 1:30 pm
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.
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Arts/Crafts/Music Outdoor Show 8:00 am
Arts/Crafts/Music Outdoor Show @ Downtown Longville
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Browse uniquely crafted items, enjoy live music all in downtown Longville. Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and the Arts Learning Center.
Bake Sale 9:00 am
Bake Sale @ Downtown Longville
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bake Sale on Main Street sponsored by the Young-At-Heart-Senior Club.  Contact Ed Pommier, 218-836-2505.
Firemen’s Sandwiches/Chamber’s Pie Social & Sale 11:00 am
Firemen’s Sandwiches/Chamber’s Pie Social & Sale @ Downtown Longville
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am
Firemen's Sandwiches/Chamber's Pie Social & Sale @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Famous BBQ sandwiches served by Longville volunteer firemen. Pies sold by the Chamber of Commerce. Serving till it’s gone. Fundraising event for both organizations.
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
Smorgasbord at Salem Lutheran 5:00 pm
Smorgasbord at Salem Lutheran @ Salem Lutheran Church
Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Popular community smorgasbord dinner at Salem Lutheran Church.
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Preschool Storytime at the Library 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.
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Free Craft Time at the Library 1:30 pm
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.
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Book & Bake Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library 9:00 am
Book & Bake Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sponsored by Friends of the Margaret Welch Memorial Library, held at the library.  
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Public Cribbage 1:00 pm
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm
Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
Turtle Races! 1:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer. Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of
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Preschool Storytime at the Library 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.
500 Cards 1:00 pm
500 Cards @ YAH Club
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm
Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.
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Free Craft Time at the Library 1:30 pm
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.
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Turtle Town Art Fair 9:00 am
Turtle Town Art Fair @ Salem Lutheran Church grounds
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Turtle Town Art Fair @ Salem Lutheran Church grounds | Longville | Minnesota | United States
Arts/Crafts/Vendors on the park-like grounds of Salem Lutheran Church, sponsored by Longville Area Women of Today. Pie Sale at the Art Fair – $12 per pie (individual pieces also sold) – Contact Mary Marinucci (218-836-2010) – St. Edward’s Women’s Council     
Jun
20
Wed
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer.

Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of cars descend on the little town of Longville on the shores of Girl Lake to race turtles.

Today, the turtle mobile rumbles into town at about noon each Wednesday. Promptly at 12:30 nearly 25 volunteers magically appear and unload the turtle mobile, close off main street, and transform the town into a mini-county fair.

Join us Each Wednesday, June 6 to August 22, 2018 (Exception: NO TURTLE RACES July 4th)!
Registration: 1:00 pm
Contests: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Games: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Resort Turtle Race: 2:00 pm
Turtle Races: 2:05 – 3:00 pm

Visit our Turtle Race page to learn more!
View our Racer Winner Archives!

Smorgasbord at Salem Lutheran @ Salem Lutheran Church
Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Popular community smorgasbord dinner at Salem Lutheran Church.

Jun
21
Thu
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.

Jun
22
Fri
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.

Jun
23
Sat
Book & Bake Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sponsored by Friends of the Margaret Welch Memorial Library, held at the library.

 

Jun
27
Wed
Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Turtle Races! @ Downtown Longville | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Longville’s iconic Turtle Races have been enjoyed by children of all ages for the last 50 years. Back in the mid-60’s Russ Nyvall started the races after realizing that there was a need to entertain residents and those vacationing in the area during the summer.

Every Wednesday afternoon from June through late August, streams of cars descend on the little town of Longville on the shores of Girl Lake to race turtles.

Today, the turtle mobile rumbles into town at about noon each Wednesday. Promptly at 12:30 nearly 25 volunteers magically appear and unload the turtle mobile, close off main street, and transform the town into a mini-county fair.

Join us Each Wednesday, June 6 to August 22, 2018 (Exception: NO TURTLE RACES July 4th)!
Registration: 1:00 pm
Contests: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Games: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Resort Turtle Race: 2:00 pm
Turtle Races: 2:05 – 3:00 pm

Visit our Turtle Race page to learn more!
View our Racer Winner Archives!

Jun
28
Thu
Preschool Storytime at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Free storytime for preschoolers at the public library. Held weekly on Thursday mornings.

500 Cards @ YAH Club
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm

Popular card game sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.

Jun
29
Fri
Free Craft Time at the Library @ Margaret Welch Memorial Library
Jun 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Enjoy making various craft projects during this free program, held weekly on Fridays at the public library. Stop in anytime during the session.

Jun
30
Sat
Turtle Town Art Fair @ Salem Lutheran Church grounds
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Turtle Town Art Fair @ Salem Lutheran Church grounds | Longville | Minnesota | United States

Arts/Crafts/Vendors on the park-like grounds of Salem Lutheran Church, sponsored by Longville Area Women of Today.

Pie Sale at the Art Fair – $12 per pie (individual pieces also sold) – Contact Mary Marinucci (218-836-2010) – St. Edward’s Women’s Council 

 

 

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Sun
Music in the Park – Monroe Crossing @ Salem Lutheran Church
Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Free musical performance featuring Monroe Crossing performing outside on the Salem Lutheran Church grounds. Plenty of parking.  Bring a picnic dinner, a blanket or lawn chairs, and enjoy the music. Plenty of parking and there’s even a playground for the kids.

Jul
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Wed
4th of July Celebration @ Downtown Longville
Jul 4 all-day

We celebrate Independence Day on the actual 4th of July, so come and enjoy the parade, food, and all-day fun, right in downtown Longville.

2017 List of Events  (2018 List Coming Soon)

9:30 a.m. – Free Inflatables for the kids.

10:00 a.m. – The Food Court opens with lots of goodies including food by the Longville Chamber, the Longville Lions, and Bake Sale by the Young-At-Heart Senior Club.

10:00 a.m. – STAGING FOR PARADE will begin in the Salem Lutheran Church parking lot.

11:00 a.m. – PARADE begins, followed by kids’ races, games, contests and prizes for all ages.

DUSK – Longville’s spectacular FIREWORKS display will take place over Girl Lake.

 

Please Note: We will not have Turtle Races on July 4th, 2018. The regular Turtle Races will be held on the Wednesdays before and after July 4th.

 

What a great way to celebrate our nation’s birthday and independence!

2017 Parade Registration Form  (2018 Registration Coming Soon)

Grand Marshal Bruno with owner Larry LaVallee
Most Patriotic Entry: VFW Post 772 and Auxiliary
Most Humorous Entry: “Under the Sea,” the Thompson/Tram Families
Most Original Family: The Deidrick Family
Best Family Entry: The Lind Family

 

Public Cribbage @ Young-At-Heart (YAH) Club
Jul 4 @ 1:00 pm

Popular event sponsored by the Young-At-Heart (YAH) Senior Club.