Your weekend: Farmington Ground Round offers Thanksgiving meal for free
Free community meal
There will be a Black Friday musician jam from 8 to 10 p.m. Nov. 29 at Dunn Bros. Coffee in Farmington. Dunn Bros. is located at 20700 Chippendale Ave.
Father Kaesen Knights of Columbus Council No. 5199 will hold their 52nd annual charity sale at 7 p.m. Nov. 29 at St. John’s Education Center in Vermillion. Items for sale include homemade sausage, corn and soybean seed, gift certificates and tickets and hotel stays for sporting events. More than 99 percent of the items are new. Proceeds from the auction will support a number of causes.
Free flu shots
Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir will offer free flu shots to all uninsured and under-insured people from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1. The program is sponsored by Fairview Hospital. Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir is located at 501 Walnut St.
There will be a dinner for veterans at 6 p.m. Dec. 2 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Farmington. All veterans, young and old, are invited. Call 651-463-2248 to RSVP.
Christmas in the Village
Visitors can celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas at Dakota City Heritage Village’s annual Christmas in the Village event. Christmas in the Village includes horse-drawn trolley rides through a beautifully decorated turn-of-the-century village, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus, holiday crafts and more. The event will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6 and 13 and from 1 to 8 p.m. Dec. 7, 8, 14 and 15.
Trinity Care Center will hold a holiday boutique from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 6 and 7. Vendors will display a variety of items from wall hangings to doll clothes to bakeware and more.
Trinity is located at 3410 210th St.
Cultural entertainment and dinner
Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir will hold a dinner and a night of cultural entertainment from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Dec. 6. Dinner starts at 5:30 and the show at 6:30. Entertainment will include classical dances and a fashion show. Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir is located at 501 Walnut St. For more information call Tara at 952-491-1579, Cepaul at 612-695-1616, Dinesh at 763-546-0145, Mandir at 651-365-0331 or Satya at 651-500-0208.