The Forest Lake Rotary Club’s Winter Plunge will reach two milestones on Saturday: five years, and $500,000 raised for local nonprofit causes. Those lofty achievements were not foreseen in the summer of 2009 when Blake Roberts, then the club’s president, first brought the idea to the local Rotarians.
As sure as there is ice at the Winter Plunge, it seems a group from the Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau will entertain the crowd with high energy and creative costumes.
Rotary Club’s Winter Plunge set for Saturday One of the biggest fundraisers in the area will cap FLake Festival this Saturday, as the Forest Lake Rotary Club’s Winter Plunge will heat up chilly waters. The fourth-annual event is expected to bring over 700 brave participants to Lakeside Memorial Park. It may also bring a number [...]
The Forest Lake Rotary Club’s Winter Plunge is less than one month away. The fourth-annual event will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 on Forest Lake. The event, which has grown each year, gives non-profit organizations the opportunity to raise money for their own cause as well as for the Rotary [...]