The community of Dodge Center invites you to come to their town this weekend. Friday from 4-7PM the Dodge Center firefighters will have their annual cook-out. Serving will be at the Fire Hall with donations accepted.

Saturday, June 18, it's the June Bloom in North Park from 10AM to 4PM. Vendors will be displaying and selling artwork such as signs, birdhouses, hand screen-dyed baby bodysuits and hats, crocheted items, wood decor, fused glass, plants paintings, pictures, furniture, art and sewing supplies and more.

Stage events on Saturday include a Flute and Harp Duet at 10AM followed by presentation of Dodge Center Royalty at 11AM. The CBB Jazz Band takes the stage at 11:15AM followed by the Dianna Parks Band at 1PM. Admission is free. There will also be a community mural. Feel free to share your artwork on this mural. It will be hung at various locations in Dodge Center in the coming weeks.

Sunday it's the Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast at the Dodge Center Airport from 7AM to noon. There will also be a display of Cirrus planes and a World War II fighter bomber.