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Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Our Town Tyler Tribute - Page 3 i Submitted photo The Lego sculptures pictured above was displayed at the 2012 Old Fashioned Danish Christmas at Danebod. LEGO exhibit event at Danebod Old Fashioned Danish Christmas You are invited to cre- ate a LEGO exhibit for the Danebod Old Fashioned Danish Christmas event on Saturday, Dec. 7. Area Lego crafts people will display their designs in a designated area of the Danebod Folk School Lec- ture Hall. Your Lego entry will qualify your name for a drawing for one of two $25 Marshall Walmart gift certificates. It is hoped the two winners will purchase more Legos to continue their hobby. According to an on-line article (]an. 9, 2012) by Tine Froker Mortensen, "The name LEGO is an ab- breviation of the Danish words &apos;leg godt,' mean- ing 'play well.'" The ar- ticle explains that Ole Kirk Kirstiansen founded the LEGO GROUP in 1932. A grandchild of Ole contin- ues to operate the com- pany. The present LEGO inter- locking brick was devel- oped in 1958. The shape allows for endless building possibilities. More information about the Lego Event is available at the Tyler Library, at the Danebod Church office at 247-3000 or by calling Submitted photo The Lego sculpture pictured above was displayed at the 2012 Old Fashioned Danish Christmas at Danebod. Lottie Petersen at 507- 247-3372. The Lego structures will be on display from 2-5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Danebod Folk School Lecture Hall. This event is free and open to the public. Submitted by Ricke Bly Good week for visiting at Danebod Village We have had a pretty quiet week here at the Village. Lots of the resi- dents have been outdoors enjoying some of the nice weather that we have been having this week. We have been having our normal weekly activi- ties of exercise on Mon- days, Wednesdays and Fridays, sing-along on Tuesdays and Thursdays and let's not forget play- ing some Bingo a couple of nights this week. Of course, we have had our normal Wednesday af- ternoon Bridge Club here playing cards as well as Virginia Thomsen's group of ladies--Betty Chris- tensen, Carol Ekberg and Karen Koster--who come each week to play some cards with her. We would like to wel- come Elfriede Petersen to Danebod Village News By Lisa King Danebod Village. Elfriede has been a lifelong resi- dent of Tyler and she can be well known for her and her husband's gladiolas. Ceil Dubbeldee had a wonderful visit with Glo- ria and John Doubler of Walnut Grove on Monday afternoon. Teresa Johnson enjoyed her visit with her grand- son and wife, Matt and Tori Johnson of Sioux Falls, S.D, on Sunday morning. Later that afternoon Marian Bressler and Marie Weber stopped by for a visit. That evening her son Dale and Cheryl Johnson of Lake Benton stopped by. Vernon Kock enjoyed having supper with his wife Agneta on Monday evening in Marshall. Their daughter Deb Schaefer of Lake Benton joined them. Virginia Thomsen had a nice visit with her sons ]erry and ]oyce Thomsen and Darrel and Jan Thoms- en, all of Tyler, on Sunday. ]oyce Serie has had many visitors and has enjoyed them all. Nov. 15-29 - Browse Tyler Open Houses Wednesday, Nov. 20 - Open Houses at Citizens State Bank, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; ]ohn- son Flower Box, 1-6 p.m.; Southwest Insurance Services, 1-5 p.m.; City Hall and Public Library, 4-7 p.m.; ]orgensen Financial Services, 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 - Open Houses at Thrifty White, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Tyler Health- care Center, 1-3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22 - Open Houses at Rich's Plumbing/Scott's Electronics, 12-5 p.m.; Body Kneads, 1-5 p.m.; Schuneman Equipment, 1-6 p.m.; Tyler Tribute, 2-4 p.m.; Ma & Pa Lanes, 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 - Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Russell Community Center Sunday, Nov. 24 - Belgian Waffle Feed, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Tyler Legion Hall Sunday, Nov. 24 - Open House at Log Cabin, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25 - Open House at Thomsen Hardware, 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26 - Open Houses at DeBoer Motors, 9-11 a.m.; State Farm Insur- ance, 2-4 p.m.; Tyler Hair Shack/Body and Soul Massage, 4-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29 - Santa Claus at The Rock, 5-8 p.m. LOOKING AHEAD: Wednesday, Dec. 4 - Advent Concert, St. John's Lutheran, Lake Benton, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 - Old Fashioned Danish Christmas, 2 p.m., Danebod Campus Open shooting, Tyler Area Trap Range, Monday evenings at 7 p.m. Tyler Rod and Gun Club meets the first Tuesday at the range facility at 7 p.m. Lincoln County Historical Society meets the first Tuesday, 7 p.m., The Local, Hendricks Tyler Kiwanis Club meets every Wednesday, 12 p.m., Timber Tavern lower level Lincoln County Horticultural Society meets the first Thursday. For more info, call 507-247-5968. Caregiver's Support Group meets the first Wednesday at THC in the lower conference room from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Grief Support Group meets first Thursday, 10 a.m., THC Conference Room 1 Me Mama Jesus and lava meets the first and third Thursday of every month at The Rock in Tyler. All mothers and children welcomed! Tyler Senior Citizens Potluck, first Friday at the Senior Center in Tyler Tyler Senior Citizens Bingo, second Monday at the Senior Center in Tyler Tyler Senior Citizens Birthday Card Party, third Friday at Tyler Senior Center Lincoln County Cancer Support Group meets the second Monday, Danebod Village in the Community Room, 7 p.m. Tyler Fire Department meets the second Wednesday for business meeting at the Fire Hall, 7 p.m. Diabetes Support Group meets the second Thursday at Tyler Alliance, 7 p.m. Sons of the American Legion, third Monday, Center Post, Lake Benton, 8 p.m. The Tyler American Legion meets the third Wednesday, Legion Hall, 7:30 p.m. Tyler Lions Club meets the fourth Wednesday of the month at the Kronborg Inn Tyler Fire Department meets the fourth Wednesday for training at the Fire Hall, 7 p.m. Marshfield Club meets the fourth Thursday of the month, 2:30 p.m., Log Cabin; In November and December, the club will meet the fifth Thursday. The Tyler Community Calendar is sponsored by Tyler Healthcare Center "Look No Further" Avera00 55+ driver improvement program offered in Tyler The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will be offer- ing a 55+ Driver Improve- ment Course on the fol- lowing days: Nov. 21 (four-hour Re- fresher Course), 4:30-8:30 p.m., First English Luther- an Church, 245 E. Hughes St., Tyler. The Driver Improve- ment course is open to the public; pre-registration is requested. A MN High- way Safety and Research Center certified instructor teaches this class. By uti- lizing the most up-to-date research in the field, par- o - o? Tyler Hair Shack Body and Soul Massage Stop in for refreshments , Tuesday, November 26 o 4:00-7:00 p.m.  ! Oo ticipants will be provided the latest information in regard to driver safety, new laws and vehicle technology. This class has something for everyone. For more information or to register, visit our web- site at www.mnsafetycen- or call TOLL FREE 1-(888)-234-1294 Persons age 55 and older who complete the course qualify for a 10 per- cent discount on their auto insurance premiums for three years, according to Minnesota law. First-time participants must com- plete the initial eight hours of training and a four-hour refresher class every three years to maintain the 10 percent discount. , :: y! :: BROWSE TYLER THANKSGiViNG SunPICINAovLember 24 ) iii iiii ! v, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.< :i! i! Turkey and Chicken Buffet / i: ::i: Look for us Ir on Facebook I! Thursday, November 21 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Stop in for refreshments This week only 2% 011 store wide 75% off items in discount room Sale runs through Friday, November 22 *Excludes sale items, prescriptions, diabetic test strips, gift cards, tobacco, state lottery, postage stamps and designer fragrances. Offer app|ies to in-stock items only. WHITE Tyler, MN 56178 507-247-5504 I ] : rd :;', f'I,i,d 1-877-477-0830 Proud to be a locally owned hometown hardware store. THOMSEN wnwn Tyle r, 507-455 53  STOP IN FOR REFRESHMENTS Friday, November 22 Noon- 5 p.m. , .i :