Month: November 2017

A Festive Season, Here on the MNbump – What to do!

Please keep watch (follow!) the MNbump Facebook page for a constant update of events, pictures, specials from our businesses and more!  Link: Check out some of the events around the area Including area Christmas Programs (in red!) December 17th – First English Church in Ortonville 9:00 a.m. Christmas Program December 17th – Living Hope Fellowship in Ortonville 10:00 a.m. with Potluck to Follow Christmas Program December 17th – Zion Lutheran Church in Ortonville 10:00 a.m. with Swedish Tea following Christmas Program December 17th – Abiding Faith Free Lutheran Church in Ortonville 7:00 p.m. with Treats & Refreshments Following Christmas Program December 21st – Lingonberry’s Winter Yuletide Open House 4 – 6 p.m. in Ortonville Link: December 24th – Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Graceville AND Trinity Lutheran Church of Johnson Have a joint Christmas Program 6:30 p.m. at Trinity Video – quick highlights from last year’s Santa Day in Beardsley, Graceville & Ortonville (along with a peek at an awesome shop near Beardsley!)

Ortonville School Veterans’ Day Program 2017

A beautiful program by the Ortonville School! Video 1: Posting of Colors by the VFW Post 3964 and VFW Auxiliary; National Anthem by the OHS Band Directed by Mr.s Chris Petersen; Welcome by Master of Ceremonies: CSM Retired Joseph Eustice; Veterans’ Day Poem “Thought for Today” read by Zoie Converse; Elementary Choir Grades 4, 5, 6 Directed by Mrs. Jennifer Neu “In service of Our Country” & “The Caissons Go Marching” Video 2: Tribute to Veterans of All Wars – Students of the Ortonville School presenting plaques with war totals. Readings read by Jason Helgeson. Video 3: Veterans’ Day Address by HM3 Lois Banken, Persian Gulf War Veteran Video 4: Veterans’ Day Poem “What is a Veteran” read by Trent Eastman Video 5: Flag Folding Ceremony by CSM Joseph Eustice, Ben Eustice and Zack Nelson Video 6: OHS Band “God Belss the USA”, OHS Concert Choir & Elementary Choir “Let Freedom Ring” & “God Bless America”; Closing Remarks by CSM Retired Joseph Eustice; and Retirement of Colors by the VFW Post 3964 and VFW Auxiliary