Maggie and JesseThis Thursday, July 26 starting at 5:00 p.m. is Wear Purple for Maggie Day, during Crazy Days and Taste of Northfield!

Marilyn Sellars, will sing “One Day at a Time” in honor of her friend Maggie Lee.  In addition, NHS President, Scott Richardson will also lead singing of “The Ballad of Maggie Lee” (to the tune of “Rawhide”) which he composed for Lee’s 90th birthday party at the Grand Event Center last year.

Prairie’s Edge Humane Society is holding “Meows for Maggie” cat adoptions from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 26 at the Northfield News building, 115 Fifth Street W. Purple catnip pillows will be given away and purple collars and cat leashes will be sold, with sponsorships of shelter cats available in Maggie’s name.

Vintage Base Ball, This Saturday!

Silver StarsIn addition, this Saturday the Northfield Silver Stars Vintage Base Ball team will participate  in the Roosters Classic Festival in Rochester.  The vintage baseball tournament starts at 10:00 a.m. with matches starting every hour.  The Silver Stars will play St. Croix at 1:00 p.m. and Rochester at 4:00 p.m.