Guided Hike of Lake Waconia Island
Sunday July 17, 3:00pm
Paul Melchert has researched the island’s history extensively and helped write the book Waconia, Paradise of the Northwest, the Lake and its Island. Paul owned a family cabin on the island before the island became a park. Paul and his son, Mike, will lead this tour to explore the history of “Coney Island of the West”.
Boat transportation to/from island is provided. Limited to 17 participants. Approximately 1.5 hours of walking, rain or shine. A picnic supper will be provided.
Walk Your Way in June or July
Raise funds to support Common Hope Guatemala.
“Walk For Hope” where and how you want, anytime in June or July! Choose to walk YOUR way, going the extra mile for students in Guatemala! Walk with family, friends, or as an individual to raise funds that provide academic support to Common Hope students. You can register as an individual or create a team. 
The 3 Walks above benefit Common Hope Guatemala, organized by Faith Lutheran Church Waconia. Common Hope promotes hope and opportunity in Guatemala by partnering with children, families and communities through education, health care, housing and family development. Learn more about Common Hope by clicking in this link >>>
When you register, please consider making a donation, and create your fundraising page to invite friends and family to contribute.
For more information contact Mike Rinke at 218-821-8082 or