Community Groups

Murray County Community Groups

(Updated December 2015)

4-H Clubs (call the Minnesota Extension office for more detail at 507-836-6927)

o Badger Lake 4-H Club: Contact Dennis or Janet Opdahl, 507-836-8661
o Bondin Belfast 4-H Club: Contact Brenda Wehking 507-425-3360 or Monica Kirchner 507-468-2719
o Cameron 4-H Club: Contact Stacy Posthuma 507-879-3102 or Amy Kathman 507-227-2686
o Chandler Hilltoppers 4-H ClubApril Post 507-879-3436 or Carolyn Prins 507-920-6734
o Currie Poco-a-Poco 4-H Club: Contact Linnea Surprenant 507-629-4745
o Fenton Friends 4-H Club: Contact Judy Busman 507-443-5003
o Lakers 4-H Club: Contact Carol Wixon 507-337-0151
o Murray County 4-H Horse Club: Contact Stacy Posthuma, 507-879-3102
o Prairie Hustlers 4-H Club: Contact Brenda Bose 507-836-6786
o Slayton Shooting Star 4-H Club: Contact David Bau 507-836-6124 or Naomi Samuelson 507-763-3110

American Legion (contact the Veterans Service Office with any additional questions.)

o Avoca American Legion: Contact Stan Kirlin, 425-2110
o Currie American Legion: Contact Tom Noerenberg, 763-3832
o Currie Auxiliary: Contact Rocky Dumos, 763-3461
o Chandler American Legion:  Contact Jake J. Stoel
o Dovray American Legion: Contact Paul Vosberg 274-5504
o Fulda American Legion: Contact Butch Kruger, 507-425-3305
o Fulda Auxiliary: Contact Linda Winter, 425-3252
o Lake Wilson American Legion: Contact Jim Oslund 879-3505
o Lake Wilson Auxiliary: Contact Cindy Reese 777-4116
o Slayton American Legion: Contact Bob Gass, 763-3446
o Slayton Auxiliary: Contact Sharon McClure, 763-3844

Ambulance (call 911 for emergencies)

o Fulda:  Roger Zins, 507-360-0344

Beaver Creek Archers – Slayton: or 507-836-8853

Boy Scouts

o Fulda: Contact Gerry Ossefoort, 507-425-2010
o Slayton: Contact Kevin Aanenson 507-227-1116

Community Education

o Fulda: Contact Jessica Mitchell, 507-425-2427
o Slayton: Contact Amy Woldt, 507-836-8360 ext. 4100

Currie Town and Country Booster Club: Ed Sweetman or Donna Kor 507-760-0304

Caregivers Support Group for Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Contact Kim Olafson 836-1244

Drift Breakers Snowmobile Club: Contact Pres. Randy Martin, 507-763-3171

End-o-Line Railroad Park and Museum: Contact Jakob Etrheim 507-763-3708 WEB:

Friends of the Casey Jones Trail: Contact Amy Rucker, 507-836-6023 WEB:

Friends of the Fulda Memorial Library: Contact Rochelle Piper, 507-425-2789

Friends of Lake Shetek State Park: Contact Roseann Schauer, 507-763-3256

Friends of the Slayton Public Library: Contact Colleen Gengler, 507-360-0624 or Mary Perry, 507-836-6307 Follow on Facebook

Fire Departments (call 911 for emergencies)

o Chandler: Chief – Dan Gunnink, 507-677-2571
o Currie: Chief – Jeff Zens, 507-763-3465
o Dovray: Chief – Kirby Cohrs, 507-274-5420, cell 507-227-6529
o Fulda: Chief – Dave Baumhoefner 507-425-2559
o Iona: Chief – Ryan Fitzgerald 507-264-3805
o Lake Wilson: Chief- Jamie Johnson 507-227-1466
o Slayton: Chief – Paul Louwagie 507-836-8145

Fulda Area Big Band: Contact Mike Peterson, 507-425-2342

Fulda Public Library: Contact Beth Cuperus, 507-425-3277

Fulda Area Community Club : Contact Mary Magnus, 507-425-3242

Fulda Wood Duck Festival:  Contact Dan Uttech, 507-425-2260

Fulda Community Choir: Contact Ron Janssen, 507-425-2825

Fulda Heritage Society: Contact Virginia Anderson, 507-425-2583

Junior Achievement of Murray County – Contact Amy Rucker 507-836-6023

Kiwanis: Contact: Tom Pryor 507-836-8162 or Cal Wurpts

Knights of Columbus – Slayton: Contact Travis Smith 507-393-9699

Lake Wilson Community Club: Cheryl Heard, 507-227-3633

Lake Wilson Rod and Gun Club: Contact Dave Johnson 507-879-3178

Let’s Go Fishing with Seniors: Contact Jackie Esping 507-829-3022 or Randy Martin 507-763-3171

Lions Clubs

o Fulda: Contact Dan Uttech, 507-425-2260
o Hadley: Contact Ryan Beers
o Lake Wilson: Contact Dave Johnson, 507-879-3178

Masonic Lodge – Murray Lodge (Slayton): Contact Tim Lange, 507-476-1678

Minnesota Food Help Line – 888-711-1151

Monday Study Club – Slayton: Contact Marlys Knuth, 507-836-8758

Murray County Amateur Radio Club: Contact Kevin Haney, 507-828-8670  WEBSITE

Murray County American Dairy Association: Contact Dave Schwartz, 507-836-8304

Murray County Cattleman’s Association: Contact Dennis Swan, 507-734-3217

Murray County Corn & Soybean Growers Association: Contact Aaron Kluis, 507-227-7212

Murray County Draft Horse Organization: Contact Joe Biren, 507-227-7845  WEBSITE:

Murray County Early Childhood Initiative (ECI): Contact Larisa DeBoer, 507-836-8136

Murray County Fair: Kim Konkol 507-836-6303 or WEBSITE:

Murray County Health Alliance: Contact Jean Asplin 507-836-6390

Murray County Historical Society: Contact Janet Timmerman, 507-836-6533 WEBSITE:

Murray County Master Gardeners: Contact Dave Bau, 507-836-6124

Murray County Medical Center Auxiliary: Contact Kim Olafson, 507-836-1244

Murray County Medical Center Foundation: Contact Andrew Fuoss, 507-836-8587

Murray County Pork Producers: Contact Jeff Boerboom, 507-227-4951

Murray County Veterans Memorial: Contact Bob Gass, 763-3446

Piecemakers Quilting Club – Slayton: Contact Margaret Kluis, 507-836-8217

Prairie Music Association: Contact Sandy Stokesbary, 507-836-8395

Senior Citizens Centers

o Currie: Contact Lynette Deslauriers 507-763-3166
o Fulda: Contact Irvin Larson, 507-425-3240 or 507-220-1908
o Lake Wilson: Contact Betty Courtney, 879-3582
o Slayton: Contact Michelle Miranowski, 836-6648
o ACE contact: Joyce Wiekeraad 507-836-8705 WEBSITE:
o Senior LinkAge Line Contact 1-800-333-2433 or

Senior Dining

o Fulda: Contact Margaret Popp 507-425-2484
o Slayton: Contact Melanie Postma, 507-836-8422

Shetek Area Sportsman Association: Contact Steve Illg, 507-227-5232

Slayton Area Chamber of Commerce: Contact Nona Magnussen, 507-836-6902

Slayton Community Band: Contact Lorie Kruse, 507-836-8326

Slayton Public Library Book Club: Contact Lori Stainer, 507-836-8778

Swimming Pools

o Slayton: (Summer Only): 507-836-6330 WEBSITE
o Fulda: (All Year Round): 507-425-3562  Follow on Facebook

VFW Posts/Auxiliary Posts

o Fulda VFW Post:  Contact Steven Magnus 507-425-3242
o Fulda Auxiliary Post: Contact Betty Czepa 425-2566
o Iona VFW Post:  Contact Todd Thraen 836-8667
o Iona Auxiliary: Contact Mary Ann Boock, 507-836-8300
o Slayton VFW Post: Contact Virgil Halbur, 507-836-6389

Wheels of the Past (car club) contact: Trish Dysthe 507-836-6280

Women of Today: Contact Lisa Graphenteen 507-836-6706 Follow on Facebook

If your community organization would like to be listed, or if you have any additions or corrections to this list, please contact the Community Relations Coordinator at 507-836-1147 or