• 28°

We want you as a chef, donor or a sponsor; Support the 10th annual Taste of Mower County on April 26

By Jamey Helgeson
LIFE Mower County

Mark your calendars for the 10th annual Taste of Mower County on Sunday, April 26. 

You can enjoy unlimited tastings of signature items from the finest home and ​restaurant chefs in Mower County and the surrounding area.

We are looking for sponsors, chefs and auction items for this event. You can find all of the information on our website at www.lifemowercounty.org/tomc2020 or call 507-433-8994.

We need your help for the 25th annual Rose Sale

LIFE is looking for volunteers to take part in their 25th annual Rose Sale,  Feb. 18 to March 24, with the ​pick-up and delivery day on Tuesday, April 7.

Roses can be picked-up between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and roses will be delivered between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Let someone know that you care and support the work of LIFE Mower County by supporting our Rose Sale.

All proceeds from LIFE Mower County’s Rose Sale benefits children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including down syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism and epilepsy. One in 10 families has a member with a disability. Your participation in LIFE’s Rose Sale provides critical funding for programs and services.

Disability Advocacy Day at the Capitol

Join us for the 2020 Disability Advocacy Day at the Capitol on Feb. 25. This day is to discuss issues impacting individuals with disabilities, their families, and support professionals. It is also an opportunity for you to share your personal story with state senators and representatives. Disability Advocacy Day at the Capitol is a day to participate in legislative and grassroots advocacy through rally attendance, meeting with elected officials, and personal storytelling.  Contact the LIFE Mower County office for more information.

Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday: Bingo
  • Wednesday: Special Olympics Bowling
  • Thursday: Kitchen Creations
  • Friday: 4-H Adventure Club
  • Feb. 11: Sweetheart Dance
  • Feb. 12: Special Olympics Bowling
  • Feb. 13: Self-Advocates Minnesota Meeting
  • Feb. 14: Valentine’s Party
  • Feb. 15: Monster Jam at US Bank Stadium