PO Box 234
Starbuck , MN 56381
WELCOME TO STARBUCK, MN
Starbuck is located on the western shores of Lake Minnewaska. Our charming community is known for its old-fashioned charm, heritage and homegrown hospitality!
Lake Minnewaska is the 13th largest lake in Minnesota. Breathtaking in beauty, it offers some of the best fishing and recreation in the area.
If you are looking to get away from the hectic hustle and bustle of everyday life, come and discover one of Minnesota’s best-kept recreational secrets!
If you have had enough of big city life and are looking for the right kind of wholesome environment to raise your family, or start or relocate your business, you have come to the right place!
What Starbuck has to offer will keep you coming back for more, year after year! But be careful, some folks who come to Starbuck chose to never leave!
Starbuck Study Club, GFWC, is part of the international General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC). We are a volunteering club for the community of Starbuck and presently have a membership of 30 women. GFWC is one of the largest volunteer organizations in the world and has clubs in all fifty states and several foreign countries. Starbuck Study Club, GFWC is one of fifty clubs in Minnesota and we are part of the West Central District. Over the past few years, Starbuck Study Club has received both state awards and national recognition. Two years ago, our club experienced a growth of almost 50% and was in the top ten nationwide in membership growth. This past year, the club took state honors in the Public Issues category for helping organize the first National Night Out in Starbuck and received recognition at the national level for this project. Starbuck Study Club meets the first Thursday evening of every month September through May at 7:00 in the Commons at the Minnewaska Retirement Home. We use our fundraisers to donate funds for a variety of community projects and recently finished our Community Improvement Project in reopening the Snack Shack and making improvements at the Starbuck Beach. New members are welcomed, contact Mona Gregersen at firstname.lastname@example.org or Mary Lehtola at email@example.com.
For more information on GFWC in Pope County, please visit our Facebook page “General Federation of Women’s Clubs-Pope County”.
More information about the state and national organization can be found at gfwcofmn.org and GFWC.org
Are you an established professional who wants to make positive changes in your community and the world? Our club members are dedicated people who share a passion for community service and friendship. Becoming a Rotarian connects you with a diverse group who share your drive to give back.
The mission statement of the Starbuck Fire Department Auxiliary is to support and be of assistance to the Starbuck Volunteer Fire Department whenever possible. The Members of the Auxiliary will pursue their mission statement through activities supporting the fiscal, public service, and response support needs of the Starbuck Volunteer Fire Department Firefighters.
Working toward this goal, the Auxiliary will provide service and assistance by being involved in activities including, but not limited to, the following:
* Providing fundraising efforts primarily for the Starbuck Volunteer Fire Department Relief Association and other community needs the Auxiliary deems appropriate when funding allows.
*Responding to the request for assistance during fires and other situations that require the Firefighters to be on scene for extended periods of time.
* Supporting outreach programs
* Open and maintain communication with neighboring auxiliary boards for partnering and learning purposes.
* Support fellow fire departments and/or families in times of need or crisis.
Contact Person: Jen Haugen