"An Evening of Thanksgiving" to feature Pastor Bill Reck, Max Wolpert and the U of M, Crookston Thanksgiving Chorale on Monday, Nov. 22, 2010; Service begins at 7 p.m. in the Prairie Room, Sargeant Student Center

The Cooperative Campus Ministry along with the Music Department at the University of Minnesota, Crookston will co-sponsor an "Evening of Thanksgiving" on Monday, November 22, 2010. The special service, featuring guest speaker Pastor Bill Reck, will begin at 7 p.m. in the Prairie Room, Sargeant Student Center. Music will be provided by Max Wolpert and the UMC Thanksgiving Chorale. Everyone is welcome and all attendees are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items and/or money in an offering that will go to the Care and Share in Crookston.

For more information, contact Chris Boike at 218-281-8516.

Today the University of Minnesota, Crookston delivers 29 bachelor's degree programs, 18 minors, and more than 40 concentrations, including several online degrees, in the areas of agriculture and natural resources; business; liberal arts and education; and math, science and technology.  With an enrollment of about 1,400 undergraduates from more than 25 countries and 40 states, the Crookston campus offers a supportive, close-knit atmosphere that leads to a prestigious University of Minnesota degree.  "Small Campus. Big Degree."  To learn more, visit www.umcrookston.edu.

Contact: Chris Boike, Cooperative Campus Ministry, 218-281-8516 (cboike@umn.edu); Elizabeth Tollefson, assistant director, communications, 218-281-8432 (ltollefs@umn.edu)