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National Night Out

You’re invited.

Get to know your neighbors on Tuesday, August 6th, at the neighborhood gathering closest to you.

The following list of National Night Out parties for Hutchinson were compiled by Connect Wholeheartedly volunteers.

National Night Out is held annually on the first Tuesday of the month.

Family in backyard BBQing having fun.

Join a party and say hello to someone new!


Cleveland Avenue Southwest
  • Who’s invited: All neighborhood residents
  • Location: 875 Cleveland Ave. SW
  • Time: Potluck beginning at 6:00 p.m.
  • Contact: Bonnie Fimon at 320-587-6962
  • Bring: A dish to pass and a chair
  • Provided: Plates, napkins, utensils, water, and tables

Grace Lutheran Church
  • Who’s invited: Anyone who wishes to attend
  • Location: The church is at 450 Fifth Ave. S.W.
  • Time: 5 p.m. to dusk
  • Contact: Grace Lutheran Church at 320-587-3051
  • Bring: Shields and buckets for “Hutchinson’s Largest Water Fight”
  • Provided: Chairs, food, games, and prizes

Northwoods Park
  • Who’s invited: Anyone and everyone
  • Location: Northwoods Park Shelter
  • Time: 5 p.m. to whenever
  • Contact: Mavis Schwanke at 320-587-2058 or schwanke@hutchtel.net
  • Bring: A dish to pass.
  • Provided: Pulled pork, barbecues, beverages and prizes for the kids

Park Towers Patio
  • Who’s invited: Residents of Park Towers
  • Location: Park Towers community room
  • Time: 4 to 4:30 p.m.
  • Contact: Lorri Olson at lolson@hutchtel.net
  • Bring: Nothing
  • Provided: Turkey sandwiches, beans, chips, and lemonade

Southwest Court
  • Who’s invited: Residents of the neighborhood
  • Location: Lions Park West on Sunset Street
  • Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Contact: Toni Fischer at 320-552-3977 and LeeAnn Juhnke
  • Bring: A dish to pass, beverage, chairs, and utensils

Twin Oaks Townhomes
  • Who’s invited: Residents of Twin Oaks Apartments
  • Location: Deer Park Community Room
  • Time: 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Contact: Janis Rannow at Twin Oaks Townhomes at 320-587-7505
  • Provided: Meal and beverage

VFW Park

  • Who’s invited: Residents of the immediate neighborhood
  • Location: VFW Park on Sherwood Ave. SE
  • Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Contact: Mary Henke at 320-587-4498
  • Bring: Nothing. Plenty of picnic tables are available for seating
  • Provided: Root beer floats and kid-friendly activities are planned

Oakwood Court Northwest
  • Who’s invited: Anyone in the neighborhood
  • Location: Gazebo on Oakwood Court
  • Time: 6 pm
  • Contact: Letty Bernhagen at 320-587-6508
  • Bring: A dish to pass and a chair
  • Provided: Tables, utensils and beverages will be provided

Bethlehem United Methodist Church
  • Who’s invited: Anyone who wishes to attend
  • Location: The parking lot of Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 665 Miller Ave. S.W.
  • Time: 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
  • Contact: Church office at 320-587-3312
  • Provided: Serving root beer floats, any activities for children and youth including face painting, sidewalk art gallery, water games, and bounce houses

Deer Park Apartments
  • Who’s invited: Residents of Deer Park Apartments
  • Location: Deer Park Community Room
  • Time: 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Contact: Janis Rannow at 320-587-7505
  • Provided: Meal and beverage provided

Tyler Street Southwest
  • Who’s invited: Residents of the immediate neighborhood
  • Location: 700 Tyler Street SW
  • Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Contact: Jeremy and Bethany Carter at 320-296-6713
  • Bring: A lawn chair and a dish to share.

Southwind Development
  • Who’s invited: All residents of Southwind
  • Location: 1460 Calgary Lane SE
  • Time: Potluck at 5:30
  • Contact: Kay Yoch at 320-587-2955
  • Bring: Dish to pass, beverage, plate, silverware and a chair.

Blackbird and Blackhawk Drives SW
  • Who’s invited: Area residents
  • Location: Corner of Blackbird and Blackhawk Drives SW
  • Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Contact: Sue Lambertson at 320-296-1991
  • Bring: A chair, a dish to pass, and your family.
  • Optional: Donate a non-perishable food item for the food shelf

Country Club Terrace
  • Who’s invited: All Country Club Terrace residents
  • Location: Grassy area by the office
  • Time: 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Contacts: Dawn Aldrich at 320-587-2000
  • Bring: A dish to pass
  • Provided: Hamburgers and table service, as well as lots of children’s activities

Lynn Township
  • Who’s invited: All residents of Lynn Township.
  • Time: 5 to 8 pm
  • Location: Lynn Town Hall
  • Contact: Cheryl Bleil at 320-587-2746
  • Bring: A dish to pass
  • Provided: Plates, utensils, and beverages

Birdie Court and Heritage Ave.
  • Who’s invited: All neighborhood residents
  • Time: 5:30- 7:30
  • Contact: Michelle Kiefer at 507-430-2280
  • Bring: A dish to share and a chair
  • Provided: Plates and utensils, yard games

Century Court Apartments
  • Who’s invited: Century Court residents
  • Location: Century Ave. SW
  • Time: 6:00- 8:00
  • Contact: Manager’s Office
  • Provided: Root beer floats, games and other activities for children.

A few other parties are planned but organizers asked that they not be listed here — invitations have been sent out in those neighborhoods.

If any additions or edits need to be made, please contact Candace Hoversten.

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