MEET & MINGLE - Get signed up for an opportunity to meet Pastor Linda and discuss Hosanna's traditions and future vision for Hosanna. Limited dates still available. Contact church office at 651-464-5502.

SUNSHINE PRESCHOOL - CONGRATULATIONS on being voted BEST PRESCHOOL in a Forest Lake Times Readers' Choice Awards poll.. 

Upcoming SAM Event:  July 3 at 11:30 am Potluck Picnic at Lakeside Park in downtown Forest Lake. Rick will be grilling meat. Bring your favorite side dish to share with others. Contact Lynda Olson 651-982-0856 or

Adopt A Garden - Here's your opportunity to put your green thumb to good use! Sign up to take care of just one (or more) of Hosanna's gardens ON YOUR OWN SCHEDULE. Diagram of garden locations & sign-up at Welcome Center at Hosanna or call church office 651-464-5502.

MISSION JAMAICA - WANTED: Hosanna members who want to help others and escape our Minnesota winder for one week.  WHEN: Last week of January or first week of February (dates not set yet).  WHERE Montego Bay, Jamaica (hah, mon!).  WHY: It will change your life and it's just too fun to miss.  CONTACT:  Kathleen Damon  651-235-7296

MUSIC FOR ALL AGES by Greenwood Tree - Thursday, June 26 - A Community Program starting at 11:00 am at Hosanna Lutheran Church (Garden Chapel). Traditional Celtic jigs and reels, sweet waltzes and American folk songs followed by a salad & dessert buffet. Cost:  Adults - just $10, Children $5  For reservations, contact Hosanna's church office at 651-464-5502 or email to    If you can help bring food, set up, serve, or clean up, contact Kathy Peterson at 651-982-9829 or the church office.

RELAY FOR LIFE FOREST LAKE - August 1-2 - We're looking for additional Hosanna team members to help support this great fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Contact Sue Palmer at 651-329-1098  or Diane Zak at 651-408-8282 to sign up or for more information.

KITCHEN CLEAN-UP - Come join Rick on July 9th as he will be cleaning Hosanna's kitchen in preparation for our fall Wed. night meals and programs. Cleaning will be done 9am to Noon followed with a light lunch and fellowship. Sing up at Welcome Center or contact Rick at 651-464-5502 ext. 2010 or

FAMILY PRAISE & BBQ FEST at First United Methodist Church in Lindstrom - Sunday June 29 Worship/Praise bands from local churches INCLUDING HOSANNA'S OWN will be performing throughout the day.  BBQ/hot dogs & brats/face painting/inflatables/fun for all. More info at

HOSANNA SCRAPBOOKING - Want to help make Hosanna's scrapbooks? The next two Wed. night scrapbooking events are June 25 and July 2 from 5:00 to 6:30 pm at Jen Bergan's home (18340 Vassar St NE, Columbus). People of all ages, abilities, and craftiness are welcome! Questions? Contact Jen Bergan at 651-982-1088 or