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Chubb House tea and bake sale today Chubb House ladies will host a Christmas tea and bake sale 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the Chubb House, 209 Lake Ave., in Fairmont. There will be baked goodies for sale. No reservations needed. The cost is a donation that will help with the preservation of ...

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First Congregational to hold cookie walk The fourth annual Cookie Walk will be held 4-6 p.m. tonight and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 319 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont. Lots of cookies, candies, snack mix, and lefse will be available. Pick what you want ...

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East Chain church plans coffee party East Chain United Methodist Church will host its monthly community coffee party from 8:30-11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Rolls, donuts, treats, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice will be served. Free will offering. Everyone is welcome. Korean vets plan ...

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Class of 1951 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1951, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. Class of 1953 to lunch Fairmont High School class of 1953 will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. Welcome ...

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Exchange Club to meet today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Katy Gonzalez, executive director of Kinship. The public is welcome to join club members for the programs. For more information, call president Fred Carlson at ...

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Library to host Toddler Tinker Lab The Martin County Library in Fairmont will host Toddler Tinker Lab at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. The “lab” is designed to allow toddlers to explore, grow and create with a variety of activities each month. This event is free and open to the public. No ...

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Chubb House announces postponement The Chubb House Tea and Bake Sale originally planned for today has been postponed because of the anticipated snowstorm. The event will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 8. Bramstedt benefit postponed A pancake benefit for Martin County West student Mint ...

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Library to host ‘Sweet Treats and Reads’ Children in grades 3-5 are invited to join library staff for “Sweet Treats and Reads” at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Martin County Library in Fairmont. They will offer treats. Guests can enjoy book-related activities and talk about new books they are ...

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Elmore library to hold holiday fundraiser Friends of the Elmore Public Library will hold their “Christmas Trees on Parade” fundraiser from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Bogey Bar and Grill just north of Elmore. They will offer a prime rib meal from the Branding Iron of Thompson, Iowa, for ...

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Exchange Club to meet today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Lenny Tvedten from the Martin County Historical Society. The public is always welcome to join club members for programs. For more information, call president ...

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Sherburn church to hold Trivia Night First Congregational Church of Sherburn will hold a Trivia Night event from 4-9 p.m. Friday at their church located at 212 N. Prairie St. in Sherburn. A dinner which includes homemade chili or potato ham soup, homemade bread and dessert, will be served ...

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Woodcarvers set Tuesday meeting CER Woodcarving group will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday in the art room at Fairmont Elementary School, 714 Victoria St., Fairmont. Park on the south side of the building and use the CER office door. No charge. New and experienced carvers are welcome. First ...

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Great Books to meet Great Books will meet 9:30 a.m. Monday at the home of Carmen Davison, 463 Lake Park Blvd., Fairmont. The story is “Gifted” by Sharon Solwitz. Martin County Library to host storytimes The Martin County Library in Fairmont will host the final fall fun storytime at 6 ...

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Ruby’s Pantry plans food distribution Ruby’s Pantry, a community food outreach program, will hold a food distribution from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at East Chain Evangelical Free Church, 507 280th Ave., rural East Chain. There are no income or residency guidelines. Ruby’s Pantry is funded ...

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Exchange Club to meet today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Barb Mager of the Prairie Star Quilt Guild. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. For more information, call club president Fred ...

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Harris plans picture book NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Kamala Harris, whose memoir comes out Jan. 8, isn’t only writing for those of voting age. The picture book memoir “Superheroes Are Everywhere” will be released around the same time, Penguin Young Readers announced Monday. Penguin Press ...

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A Christmas Carol practice reading set A practice reading for the fundraiser for Heaven’s Table Food Shelf : A community reading of Charles Dicken’s : A Christmas Carol, will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Red Rock Center for the Arts, 222 E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. People are needed ...

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Group to host tour of homes today Trimont Area Women will host a fall tour of homes from 1-5 p.m. today. The cost is $10. Tickets are available at the Town Center in Trimont or from any Trimont Area Women member. They may also be purchased that day at the door of any of the homes on the tour. ...

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Genealogical Society to meet Saturday Martin County Genealogical Society will meet 9 a.m. Saturday at the Pioneer Museum, 304 E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. Members and anyone interested in genealogy may attend. Monthly meetings will resume in March. For more information, call Dona at (507) ...

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Habitat for Humanity sets fundraiser Habitat for Humanity will hold a fundraiser from 4-8 p.m. tonight at Arby’s in Fairmont. Arby’s will donate 15 percent of all sales to Habitat for Humanity of Martin and Faribault counties. Proceeds will be used for a current building project at 313 N. ...