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town & country breakfast

Town & Country Breakfast

Date: Thursday, June 15, 2017

Times: 7:30 - 10:00 AM

The Town & Country Breakfast is sponsored by the Wadena Chamber of Commerce and takes place at BN Park. Breakfast that includes, pancakes, sausage, rolls, and coffee/juice/milk.  
Fees/Admission: $2.00/person

Location: Burlington Northern Park, Wadena

grand parade

June Jubilee Grand Parade

Date: Thursday, June 15, 2017

Time: 7:00 PM

Celebrate our community at the Grand Parade!

Admission: FREE

Location: Route along Jefferson St

Contact Information: 218-632-7704

sunnybrook stomp

Sunnybrook Stomp

Date: Friday, June 16, 2017

Time: Registration at 5:30 pm
Kids 1K Race starts at 6:30 pm

Sunnybrook Stomp 5K Run/Walk | Kids 1K    

Registrations available online at www.TCHC.org or contact Melissa Putikka at 632-8734 or melissa.putikka@tchc.org. Pre-registration is recommended. All participants that register before May 30th will receive a t-shirt.

Admission: Adults:  5K - $15 before May 30th, $20 after May 30th | 12 & under 5K Youth - $10 before May 30th or $15 after May 30th | 1K Kids race (10 & younger) - $10 with T-shirt or free without t-shirt

Location: Sunnybrook Park Lion's Shelter

duck drop

Life Live It Duck Drop

Date: Friday, June 16, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Duck Drop will be at noon. Ducks will be dropped and the Wadena Fire Dept. will move the Ducks with their hoses to the finish line.

There will be many youth games, crafts and informational booths. 
Lunch will be served at noon. Craft show from Hometown Crafts.

Admission: $5 per duck.  Ducks can be bought at the Cyber Cafe or at the event.

Location: Burlington Northern Park, Wadena

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employment resource center

Employment Resource Center

In 2007 Employment Resource Center (ERC) was founded on honesty, integrity, superior customer service and the need to help people in the community. Locally owned and operated, ERC has been growing and successfully providing assistance to local businesses and individuals in the area. ERC not only staffs for long term placements, but also are able to provide short term, temp to hire, direct placement and daily assignments. They help businesses by saving them overhead, payroll taxes, benefits, recruiting and training costs. Whether you’re looking for a job or looking for employees, ERC can help find the right fit for you – it’s what they do best. ERC is passionate about what they do and find fulfillment in bettering this community and the lives inside it. www.ercstaffing.com

307 Jefferson St. S., Wadena, MN 56482 | 218-632-9675 | Hours: 7am - 5pm

Spears auto

Spears Auto

Check out Spears Auto for that vehicle you are looking for. Several cars and pick-ups to choose from. They offer competitively priced vehicles and service with a smile. Their experienced staff will help you find a vehicle that fits your budget and lifestyle. Spears Auto is located at 12598 US Highway 71 and their phone number is 218-631-2768.

What Wadena has to offer...

Check out everything going on in Wadena...from our Art Deco Downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground...from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community. Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!

Get In Touch

Wadena Chamber of Commerce
5 Aldrich Ave. SE
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-632-7704
Toll Free: 877-631-7704
Email: chamber@wadenacoc.com