The Crookston Blood Drive in memory of Cheryl Steinbrink will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church. To register, contact Jenn at 218-368-6920 or online at donors.vitalant.org with the blood drive code: Crookston. Face masks will be compulsory.
RiverView Health Pfizer vaccination clinic for persons 12 years of age and over and influenza vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Vacation break from Crookston public schools from December 23 to January 2 with resumption of classes on January 3.
RiverView Health Moderna vaccination clinic for people 18 years of age and over and flu vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pfizer vaccination clinic for children ages 5 to 11 and influenza vaccination clinic from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Hockey alumni games with Crookston High School, Cathedral and Mount St. Benedict will be held at the Crookston Sports Center. The odd years against the even years will be played from 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., the former students of the girls against the pirate girls from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. and the former students of the boys against the pirate boys from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. 15. The cost is $ 10 with proceeds donated to Pirate Hockey and signing up at the gate or by emailing [email protected]
Crookston Eagles Pre-Christmas Bash for ages 21 and over will take place at 9:30 p.m. at the Eagles with Johnny Holm Band. The cover charge is $ 10.
The Golden Link Senior Center will be closed on December 23 and 24 for Christmas. Foot care stays on December 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Christmas Eve church services will be held in many churches in the area. Check each location for more information or read the Valley Shopper Church page.
The Altru clinic in Crookston will be closed on Christmas Eve.
The Tri-Valley THE bus will be closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1 for the Christmas and New Year holidays.
Crookston Eagles will be closed on December 24 and 25 for Christmas.
The Polk County Transfer Station will be closed on Christmas Eve.
Crookston Town Hall will be closed on Christmas Eve. The garbage collection for December 24 will be done on December 27.
A special closed-door City Council meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall in the Boardroom to discuss the City Administrator’s Annual Performance Review.
the 31st of December
The Crookston Blue Line Club / Eagles Club New Years Party will begin with a social event at 5:00 p.m., dinner at 6:00 p.m. and the Four Wheel Drive band will play at 9:00 p.m. youth hockey. Tickets cost $ 30 each or $ 50 per couple and can be purchased at the Eagles Club or the BLC office at Crookston Sports Center. The meal includes prime rib or chicken parmesan, baked potatoes, corn, salad, a bun and dessert.
The Humane Society of Polk County’s first New Years Eve paw party will be held from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Castle Park dog park with s’mores, treat bags and more. Admission is free and bags of dog and kid treats cost $ 5. You can also drop by the front desk until December 31st to guess how many M & Ms are in the container for a chance to win a free doggie bag.
The Altru clinic in Crookston will be closed for New Years Eve.
The Polk County Transfer Station will be closed on New Years Eve.
Crookston Town Hall will be closed on New Years Eve.
The Crookston Library Tax Workshop with H&R Block will take place at 6 p.m. at the library. The workshop is free and open to everyone.
Snowmobile Safety Training Day for students 12 and older will be held at the Crookston Sports Center and is offered by the Driftbusters Snowmobile Club. Register online at dnr.state.mn.us or snowmobilecourse.com and the four hour online course must be completed before the field day. Students must bring a legal guardian for the day to the field as well as a helmet and warm clothing. A fee of $ 5 will need to be paid online to MN DNR upon successful completion of the field training. For more information, call Mike Boucher at 891-3419 or 280-3385.
The Ice Buster Daze Indoor Ice Fishing Tournament will be held at the Crookston Inn as a fundraiser for the Eat United Summer Food Program through United Way of Crookston. There will be a meal, raffles, prizes, games and “Roasting Marshmallows with Marshall the Paw Patrol Fire Dog”. Tickets will be $ 20. More information soon.
The Ice Buster Daze Ice Fishing Tournament will be held in Central Park on the Red Lake River. Ticket information and more details will be available soon.
The Crookston License Center now offers the Class D written test for permits, new residents of the state, and reinstatements in the MN. The test is available by appointment with a fee of $ 10. If you would like to make an appointment, please call 218-281-5423 or email [email protected]
Crookston City Council meets every second and fourth Monday at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall in Council Chambers.
The Crookston School Board meets every fourth Monday at 5:00 p.m. at Crookston High School in the Choir / Orchestra Hall.
The Polk County Commissioners Council meets on the first, third and fourth Tuesday of each month at 8 / 9.30 / 8 a.m. at the Polk County Government Center.
The Crookston Visitors Bureau meets the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 a.m. at the Crookston Inn.
The Crookston Public Library Books and Brews Book Club meets every fourth Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Drafts Sports Bar & Grill to discuss books and enjoy drinks. Everyone is welcome.
Lunches at the Golden Link Senior Center at noon Monday to Friday and evening dinners on Thursday. Call 218-281-3072 to reserve your meal. Party room rentals are also accepted and are free for members. Call for details.
New Hope Food Shelf is open at the Care and Share building every Monday and Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Call 218-277-000 for more information or to donate.
The Cove Youth Center is open to junior high and high school students several days of the week. For more information, call 218-470-0149.
The Downtown Crookston Development Partnership meets on the second Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at City Hall in the Council Chamber.
The Crookston Ox Cart Days planning committee meets on the second Tuesday at 5 p.m. at Valley Technology Park.
The Crookston ECFE Unplug and Play course for ages 1 to 5 will take place every first and third Monday through December from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Washington School. For more information, call the Community Ed office at 218-281-5078.
The Crookston ECFE Pop In and Play course for ages 1 to 5 will take place on the fourth Saturday in October and November from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Washington School. For more information, call the Community Ed office at 218-281-5078.
RiverView Health’s monthly Type 2 Diabetes Support Group virtual meetings are held every third Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Meetings are free and open to anyone with type 2 diabetes or their family members. For more information, call Laura Slaathaug at 218-281-9589.
Crookston Eagles Club – BAR HOURS: Monday to Wednesday 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 a.m., Thursday and Friday 3:00 p.m. to CLOSED, Saturday 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. Monday: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Burger Night. Thursday: 6.30 am BINGO (the kitchen will be used to eat). Friday: 6.30 am BINGO (the kitchen will be used to eat). Saturday: 3:00 p.m. BINGO.