Your Lake Crystal Happenings
from the Lake Crystal Area Chamber of Commerce
Lake Crystal Chamber Member Appreciation Night
Thursday, April 15th

Winners of the 2020 AND 2021 'Business of the Year' and
Rising Star Business will be awarded that evening.
*Remember to bring your ticket - You might be the $250 winner!
Must be present to win
Deadline to register for the City Wide Garage Sale is May 3rd
It’s SPRING CLEANING” time again.
It’s a perfect time to be getting those closets and garages cleaned as we are
staying home at this time!
    Get your sale items and location on the
map/handout, listed online,
in the Free Press
and get your sale staked out with balloons
all for only $10.00. 
Registration Forms are available online: or
* Note - A minimum of 50 sales will need to be registered or there will not be a map handout this spring. This change is due to the cost of printing and advertising expenses.    
Deadline to register is May 3rd Sorry—NO late entries will be accepted.
Check out what is happening at the Blue Earth County Historical Society
Virtual Tour: Western Blue Earth County
April 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tour Blue Earth County from your couch! Join BECHS on a virtual tour through different areas of the County, exploring the past and present through photos and stories.
This month, we will take a virtual tour of the Eastern side of Blue Earth County including the towns of Rapidan, Good Thunder, Garden City, Lake Crystal, Vernon Center, and Amboy. Each stop will include town history as well as prominent businesses.
Admission is $10/Household This presentation is presented through Zoom and will be recorded for those who cannot attend live. The recording will be available through Sunday at Midnight. Registration open now.
The Life and Art of Marian Anderson Virtual Program
May 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
We once again bring you a program through Zoom.
This month, we look at Marian Anderson. This program will cover much of her legacy as a local and national artist as well as a sneak-peek into our latest exhibit,  Marian Anderson: Her Personal Collection. This display will be up through September 2021.

Admission is $7/adults, Free for BECHS Members. If you are unable to attend this program live, it will be recorded and sent to registrants after the program and available to watch through Sunday at Midnight. This presentation is presented through Zoom. Registration open now.
Check out the Spring deals this week at Kevin's Market
Spring Clean-Up Info from the City of Lake Crystal
Clean Up Week- Monday, May 3 to Friday, May 7, 2021 at 4:00 PM
Look What's Happening at the LCARC

From Aerobics to Lap Swim
Kids programs to Gen X
the LCARC has you covered.
Swimming Lessons
Now being
at the LCARC
You can't live in Minnesota
Land of 10,000 lakes
not know how to swim!

Register your littles
or have private lessons for yourself. The LCARC wants to keep you water safe
any age!

Call 507-726-6730
visit the LCARC to register
Have you started your Duathlon training yet?
Join the Lake Crystal Area Recreation Center for our 10th Annual Duathlon and 5k fun run! This race is a 3.1 mile run, 13 mile bike, and 2 mile run OR 5K run/walk. Register by yourself or with a team.

Defensive Driving Refresher Course offered in May at the Rec!
Call the number below to sign up today! Limited spots available.
Plant Sale - Farmers Market Next Monday
brought to you by the Lake Crystal Farmers Market
MinnStar Bank brings you their Banker Spotlight - Kent Thiesse
Community Ed Opportunities
To stay up to dates with all of the upcoming
Community Ed / LCWM events -
There is always something
fun to do
it's for the WHOLE FAMILY!
Register HERE for all classes
Looking for a way to raise property values, reduce storm water runoff and provide shelter for wildlife? Plant a tree!
The City of Lake Crystal and Crystal Waters Project have teamed up to host a Tree Sponsorship Program. Click HERE to get more information
MCHC would LOVE to help with your COVID-19 Vaccine
Do you know someone who still needs the COVID19 vaccine? All Minnesotans age 16 and older are now eligible. If you still need the vaccine, send an email to our vaccine request address or call the vaccine request voice mail line at 507.642.5214. In your message, please include:
* First Name, Middle Name, Last Name
* Phone Number
* Date of Birth
When vaccine is available, we will call to set up an appointment. Please note, the Pfizer vaccine is the only vaccine that is available for 16 and 17- year-olds. We encourage everyone to get the vaccine as soon as you can, wherever you can, even if it isn't at MCHC. #madeliahealth  #madeliamn #lakecrystalmn  #LCRx