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Winona Health Volunteers add ‘more’ to this year’s Fantasy of Trees

October 20, 2018

Winona Health’s Fantasy of Trees returns Nov. 5-16

The Winona Health Volunteers are adding “more” to the 18th annual Fantasy of Trees Monday, Nov. 5, through Friday, Nov. 16. Fantasy of Trees and more will be on the clinic first and second floors, at Winona Health, 855 Mankato Ave., Winona.

Trees and other one-of-a-kind holiday items will be on display and available to win through a raffle.

Participants can purchase any number of raffle tickets and place the tickets into the entry box next to trees or items of their choice for a chance to win.

Raffle tickets are $1 each and will be for sale beginning Monday, Nov. 5, in the clinic lobby at Winona Health.

Winners will be drawn at noon on Friday, Nov. 17.

The trees will be on display beginning Nov. 6 through the end of the fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 16.

Raffle tickets will be sold from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Nov. 5-9 and Nov. 12-15; from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 10 and 8 a.m. until noon on Nov. 16.

The drawing will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16. Those who enter you do not need to be present to win. Proceeds will go toward patient and resident health care projects at Winona Health.

For more information, please visit winonahealthfoundation.org/fantasyoftrees or call Winona Health Volunteer Services at 507-457-4342.

MSC Southeast to waive application fee Oct. 22-26

October is College Knowledge Month, and in honor of the occasion, students applying to Minnesota State College Southeast can skip the $20 application fee the week of Oct. 22-26.

“Fall is a great time to explore your college options. If you’re getting ready to start college in 2019, now is the time to submit your application, because you’ll save the $20 fee during Free App Week,” said Tammy Vondrasek, MSC Southeast director of enrollment.

During Free Application Week, colleges and universities throughout the Minnesota State system are waiving the standard fee for applying.

“Minnesota State offers powerful educational opportunities to anyone hoping to build a brighter future,” said Devinder Malhotra, chancellor of Minnesota State.

“These are key first steps on a path to outstanding programs that prepare our students for a career and for lifelong learning.”

To apply for admission to Minnesota State College Southeast, go to www.southeastmn.edu/apply and fill out the online application form.