Rockford Business Expo

Its just around the corner, the Rockford / Greenfield community expo also known as “The Rockford Expo“.  The expo is being held this Saturday March 19th, 2011 from 9am-1pm at the Rockford Community Center.

This is not only a great reason to get out of the house after being stuck inside all winter but its a great way to meet some of your neighbors and local businesses as well.  Drawings will be held, food and snacks at the concession stand and many vebdors offering discounted services as a expo promotion.

Rockford Business Expo 2011

The Rockford business Expo also known as the Rockford/Greenfield Community Expo is just around the corner.  The expo is being held Saturday March 19th, 2011 at the Rockford Community Center.  The Rockford Expo begins at 9am Saturday and runs until 1pm.  Get out of the house, spring is nearly here and come meet your neighbors and see waht the local Rockford businesses have to offer

Rockford Lions Greenback Dinner

The Rockford Lions Club is hosting their annual Greenback Dinner and would like to invite you to attend.  See the Lion Greenback Dinner information below.

Greenback Dinner and Silent Auction
Sports Extravaganza – Wear Your Pride

April 16, 2011
6:00 PM – Midnight
$75.00 Per Couple
Rockford Township Hall
3039 Dague Avenue Southeast
Buffalo, Minnesota 55313Wear your favorite jersey!  Guest appearance by the Minnesota Viking Cheerleaders!!Ticket includes:
Catered dinner from Famous Dave’s
Four drink tickets
Chance at $1,450 in prize money
(One – $1,000 winner, Nine – $50 winners)
6:00 – 9:00 PM bid on silent auction items
6:00 – 9:00 PM Enter drawings for:
           Wall of Wine
           Wall of Beer
8:00 – Midnight Lots of fun and dancing to a Live Band!

For tickets contact:
Lion Darryl Kettenacker
763-477-6070 (Home)
612-716-5082 (Cell)
darrylkettenacker@msn.com

http://therockfordlions.org

All proceeds go directly back to serve the needs of our community.

Crow River Christmas

A fun and exciting new event is happening in Rockford for the 2010 Christmas season, Crow River Christmas.  This is a first time event that will extend through two weekends in December.

To kick this event off there will be a pancake breakfast on Saturday December 4th from 9:30 to 12:00 at the Youth With A Mission Campus also known as YWAM.

To see all the details please check out the official Crow River Christmas we site at www.crowriverchristmas.org or contact dkesanen@riverworksonline.org if you have any questions.  Come on out, enjoy the activities and company of all the wonderful folks that make Rockford a great place to call home.

Events include:

  • Medallion Hunt 12/4
  • Pancake breakfast 12/4
  • Cookie walk 12/4
  • Light up the park 12/4
  • Stork House – Open House 12/11
  • Girl Scout bake sale 12/11
  • Pictures with Santa 12/11
  • Fireman’s toy drive 12/11

2010 Rockford River Days Stork House Quilt

Tickets available at the Stork House or by calling 763-477-5383

This handmade, queen size, reversible quilt was courtesy of Bonnie Maue, Barb Nichols, Christina Beyer, Nancy Carswell and Angie Jurmu.  Donations are $5.00 per ticket and all proceeds will benefit the Ames-Florida-Stork House.  Drawing is 8/15.

Crow River Fun Days

Can you say FUN!?  A Carnival is heading to Rockford May 14th, 15th & 16th at the Rockford Mall (8900 Walnut Street).  This Carnival is a fundraiser for the Scouts & Rockford Soccer.  rockford mn carnival

Rockford Carnival hours are:

  • Friday – 3-10
  • Saturday 9-10
  • Sunday 9-8

Rockford Business Expo March 2010

Just a quick reminder don’t forget about the Rockford Business Expo this Saturday March 20th from 9 – 1.  The Rockford Business Expo is held in the Gym of the School and is free.  Meet your neighbors, see local business owners and what they offer along with door prizes and snacks.

rockford expo 2009

Rockford Lions Greenback Dinner & Auction

Rockford Lions

Greenback Dinner and Silent Auction
70’s Disco Theme

April 17, 2010
6:00 PM
$75.00 Per Couple
Rockford Township Hall

Pull out the platform shoes, silk shirts and get your GROOVE ON!

For a little jing you get:
Buffet meal with all the fixin’s
Four drink tickets
Chance at $1,450 in prize money
(1 – $1,000 winner, 9 – $50 winners)
6:00 – 9:00 PM bid on silent auction items
6:00 – 9:00 PM Wall of Wine raffle (40 bottles w/rack)
8:00 – 12:00 PM chill or boogie to some funky music

Be there or be square! Dig it?

For tickets contact:
Lion Darryl Kettenacker
763-477-6070 (Home)
612-716-5082 (Cell)
darrylkettenacker@msn.com

http://therockfordlions.org

All proceeds go directly back to serve the needs of our community.