Sweet Corn Festival major sponsors announced: OSF Saint Paul Medical Center


Left to right, are Ben Zendeli, Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce treasurer; Michelle Wade, Chamber 1st vice president; Jennifer Junis, OSF Saint Paul Medical Center president; and Jesse Arellano, Chamber executive director. (Reporter photo by Jennifer Sommer)

MENDOTA – OSF Saint Paul Medical Center is a Major Sponsor of the 70th Annual Mendota Sweet Corn Festival and will be sponsoring the 2017 Sweet Corn Festival Tennis Tournament.

The SCF Tennis Tournament will offer Junior and Adult Divisions, with the Juniors playing on Friday, Aug. 11 and Adults playing on Saturday and Sunday Aug. 12-13.

The Junior events are boys and girls 13-under singles and 17-under singles and doubles, with Adults competing in singles, doubles, and mixed doubles

All matches will be played at the Mendota High School tennis courts. Entry forms may be picked up at the Chamber office and Sports-N-Stuff or online at sweetcornfestival.com.

Players entering by Friday, July 28 will receive a SCF T-shirt courtesy of OSF Saint Paul Medical Center. Entry deadline to participate in the tournament is Monday, Aug. 7 at 4 p.m.

OSF Saint Paul Medical Center also invites you to their “CornaPalooza” 5K/10K Run & 5K Fitness Walk taking place on Saturday, Aug. 12 beginning at 8 a.m. at Lake Mendota. There will be awards, food, and great giveaways for all participants. For more information or an application visit osfsaintpaul.com or signmeup.com/118405 or call (815) 539-7461, ext. 3209.

OSF invites everyone to participate in the spirited sporting competitions at this year’s Sweet Corn Festival!