Events Calendar

View our 2015 Brain Boosting Workshop Topics

Throughout the year, we hold special seminars and events sharing knowledge about the function of a brain and brain injuries.

Spread the news! Download and print a poster for upcoming fundraisers, our current list is available here on the right.


May 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tuesday- May 12th – (5- 7 PM) come to Happy Joe’s Pizza and help raise funds for area brain injured survivors! Happy Joe’s is giving MNBIF $.50 for every buffet sale. All TIPS will be given to BIG – Brain Injury Grants – funds that are given to survivors! MNBIF …
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday, May 14th at 6 PM Welcome to MNBIF’s brain boosting workshop! Tonight’s topic is MUSIC! Music can be heard in many places. May brings many song birds to our state. Close your eyes! Listen to the music birds can provide for FREE! Music, Healing and Longevity” ( Dr. Oz) …
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday, May 14th at 6 PM Welcome to the workshop! May is “National Stroke Awareness” Month – check out the – National Stroke Association – 1-800-STROKES or www.strokes.org MNBIF is listed on their website as having support programs! Today, a stroke survivor will share the warning signs of a stroke …
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Welcome to the Mankato Brain Boosting Workshop’s new site! Peace Lutheran Church has agreed to allow us to meet the 3rd Mondays of each month! Thanks to this church we have a site! It is easy to find “Peace Lutheran Church” – Corner of Commerce / Lookout Drives! Music will …
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May is National Stroke Awareness Month! Check out the National Stroke Assoc. 1-800- STROKES Welcome to our new site! Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato. Mankato Area’s MNBIF Brain Boosting Workshop’s new meeting site. 3rd Mondays of each month! Thanks to this church we have a site! It is easy …
Come to PERKINS in New Ulm on Wednesday May 20 (4 to 10 PM) and help support area brain injury survivors! A portion of Perkins sales during the times listed will be donated to MNBIF. MNBIF needs funds to help keep their programs for area survivors! May is National Stroke …
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Welcome to MNBIF’s workshop! Thursday May 21st 6 PM May is “National Stroke Awareness Month! check out the National Stroke Association 1-800-STROKES or www. strokes.org MNBIF is listed on their website as having support programs! Music can be heard in many places. May brings many song birds to our state! …
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Welcome to MNBIF’s workshop! Thursday May 21st 6 PM The topic for tonight is MUSIC! Music can be heard in many places. May brings many song birds to our state! Close your eyes! Listen to the music birds can provide FREE! “Music, Healing and Longevity” (Dr. Oz) “How Music Helps …
Support BRAINS at New Ulm’s PIZZA RANCH – Monday May 25th ( 5 – 8 PM) Pizza Ranch is donating a portion of their sales to MNBIF and all TIPS will be given to area brain injured veterans / survivors. MNBIF needs funds and support to continue to have their …
Listen to KNUJ @ KNUJ radio New Ulm MN
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Listen to KNUJ AM radio! The director of MNBIF will be talking about recent programs / events that MNBIF will be hosting! A generous company in Canada – “Manitoba Harvest” donated food to help southern Minnesotans living with a brain injury / stroke! Contact MN if you want to know …
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday, June 11th at 6 PM Welcome to the oil workshop! We will get in the MOOD while we listen to music and enjoy MOOD food while we start to make our own lavender scented MOOD bag! “Improve your MOOD through FOOD!” (Cash Wise Natural Foods April 2015 magazine) Join …
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn how you can boost your mood with food! Check out what I said under the New Ulm’s group. Want to make a MOOD bag? May GOD bless the USA!
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Welcome to the Mankato Brain Boosting Workshop’s new site! Peace Lutheran Church has agreed to allow us to meet the 3rd Mondays of each month! Thanks to this church we have a site! It is easy to find “Peace Lutheran Church” – Corner of Commerce / Lookout Drives! Remember to …
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Welcome to MNBIF’s workshop! Thursday May 21st 6 PM Learn how you can boost your MOOD with FOOD! Get free recipes! (Cash Wise April 2015 magazine) Join us in thanking the McLeod County United Way for the grant that will help support their area brain injury survivors! GOD Bless the …
Jun 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Sorry area brain injury veterans / survivors! MNBIF did not receive enough funding or help to provide a cherry picking party! Cherries are a great healthy TREAT to EAT! Check them out at local food stores! Discover the power of Nature Blessed Cherry Concentrate! cherryjuice@colomafrozen.com GOD Bless the USA!
Jun 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Welcome to CULVERS on Tuesday June 23 (5 to 8 PM). MNBIF volunteers will be cleaning off tables for tips! Tips will be given to a area brain injury veteran / survivor and his family. Culvers will be donating a portion of their sales during the times listed to help …
Kiwanis Club learns about Minnesota BIF! @ Manakto Downtown Kiwanis Club
Jul 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
On Monday July 6th at 12:40 PM The Director of MNBIF will be speaking at the Mankato Downtown Kiwanis Club. Thanks Kiwanis for wanting to learn about the work that Minnesota BIF does to assist and help brain injury / stroke survivors! These survivors live among you! God bless the …
Jul 7 @ 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Tuesday at 1:15 PM – The Director of MN Brain Injury Force will speak about brain injury and the work that MNBIF does to help area brain injury survivors! Workshops and fundraisers! Thanks KNUJ! God Bless the USA!
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Welcome to New Ulm’s brain boosting workshop! We have a surprise! Dr. Sarah Peters is coming to speak about her TBI and share what she knows about brain injuries / brain health! Do you think history is boring? This book can change your mind! “Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims” …
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Welcome to MNBIF’s workshop! Topic is listed under workshop. Enjoy one of the 12 Brain Boosting Foods! GOD Bless the USA!
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Welcome to MNBIF’s workshop! Topic is listed under workshop. Eat True Colors = Red + White + Blue parfait! GOD Bless the USA!
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
MNBIF director has a meeting.
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Welcome to the Mankato Area Brain Boosting Workshop. It is easy to find “Peace Lutheran Church” – Corner of Commerce / Lookout Drives! We welcome Dr. Sarah Peters tonight! She will talk about her own TBI and share her brain healing knowledge. Find out what a brain really needs! Please …
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
MNBIF’s director will be attending the Alzheimer’ s Assoc. Community Education meeting.
Jul 29 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Who wants to help clean off tables? We need more volunteers! PIZZA RANCH – MANKATO Wednesday July 29th (4:30 – 8 PM) will be donating a portion of ALL their sales to support MNBIF & brain injury / stroke survivors! All TIPS will be given to area brain injury veterans …
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MNBIF is seeking school supplies to fill 80 backpacks for area brain injured children or children of brain injured parents. – (That is all we can afford!) – Will someone help us by donating school supplies or cash donations so we can buy the necessary items for the backpacks? If …
Aug 4 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Stand Down for Veterans! Check this out !
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
MNBIF’s Brain Injured Veterans check this out!
Aug 10 @ 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Woops- On Friday August 7th Dennis from KNUJ told Sharon that the radio programing had changed. No Sharon on KNUJ today! Listen to KNUJ AM radio in New Ulm at 1:15 PM to find out what MNBIF is doing for area brain injury veterans / survivors! Donations have been coming …
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday, August 13th 6 PM Welcome to New Ulm’s brain boosting workshop! Look under TOPICS to see the topic. Enjoy one of the “12 brain boosting foods!” GOD Bless the USA!