On Sunday, March 24, at 2:00 p.m., the Boone-Duden Historical Society will present its first program of 2019, “A Walking Tour of Hamburg.” This program, which is free and open to the public, will take place on the land where the village of Hamburg existed for one hundred years.
Please join us for a head and beard shaving event to benefit childhood cancer research – Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Fireside Bar and Grill in New Melle. Whether you decide to shave your head/beard, or donate to encourage and support others to do so, we hope you’ll come join in the fun! Proceeds benefit the St. Baldrick’s Foundation which funds childhood cancer research.
World Day of Prayer promotes justice and equality for women through prayer, partnerships, service, and celebration. It brings together women of various races, cultures and traditions in closer fellowship, understanding and action throughout the year. This year, it gives us the opportunity to learn about a faraway, little-known country – Slovenia, one of the smallest and newest countries in Europe.
Rehearsals for the long-standing New Melle Community Passion Play begin February 24th. The Passion Play is the story of the final days of Jesus Christ, from his triumphant entry into Jerusalem (Palm Sunday) to the Last Supper, the Crucifixion and the Resurrection. The play is a non-denominational production that provides a great opportunity for Christian interaction and involvement for individuals and families of all ages.