by Jim Boyle Editor Continuing in its effort to make the annual Elk River Independence Day celebration at Lions Park a draw for kids and families, an Elk River Idol contest has been added to the mix this year. Auditions will be from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. June 20 at the Handke Family Center gymnasium. […]
by Jim Boyle Editor Funds for the fireworks started to roll in this past week, as the Elk River Independence Day Committee received news of $1,000 contributions from the Elk River Lions, the Elk River Eagles Club and the Minnesota School of Business. First National Bank also submitted a $500 contribution and Kettle River Consulting […]
by Jim Boyle Editor Busy schedules and untimely thunderstorms put a damper on this past Saturday’s spaghetti dinner fireworks fundraiser, but didn’t prevent the event from clearing a profit, according to Mike Beyer of the Elk River American Legion. The dinner was sponsored by the Elk River Independence Day 2012 Committee and hosted by the […]
by Jim Boyle Editor Citing history, tradition and the community-wide nature of the annual Elk River Independence Day celebration, the Elk River Economic Development Authority approved a $6,000 contribution to help pay for fireworks for the event. “I think I say this every year, but the city has helped put on this fireworks show and […]
The citizen-led effort to bring about the third annual Independence Day Celebration at Lions Park will kick into a higher gear Saturday, May 19 with a spaghetti dinner and fundraiser at the Elk River American Legion. The event will go from 4 to 8 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $4 for children and […]
The Elk River Independence Day Committee has scheduled a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for the third annual Elk River Independence Day Celebration. The dinner will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at the Elk River American Legion. Tickets will be $9 for adults, and $4 for kids 12 and under and seniors. Proceeds […]
Mark your calendars on May 19 for a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Elk River American Legion. Proceeds will go toward Elk River’s Independence Day fireworks display.