People & Events

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Historical Society to offer presentation A DVD presentation featuring the military experiences of Bob Altman will be shown 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Pioneer Museum, 304 E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. There is no charge. The public is invited to attend. Woodcarving group to meet CER Woodcarving ...

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Great Books to meet Monday Great Books will meet 9:30 a.m. Monday at Jo Moltzen’s home, 223 Budd Lake Drive, Fairmont. The story is “Thunderstruck” by Elizabeth McCracken. Cheer clinic to be held next month A Fairmont Elementary cheer clinic, for any student in grades K-6 who wants ...

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55+ driver program scheduled Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer a 55+ Driver Improvement Course next week. There will be a four-hour refresher course taught by a certified instructor from the Minnesota Highway Safety and Research Center from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Monday in the Community ...

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‘Go Pink’ T-shirts available now 2017 Go Pink T-shirts are ready for sale. They are available for purchase at the Fairmont Hy-Vee store or during lunch period at Fairmont Jr./Sr. High School. The cost for the shirts are $15. Class of 1948 to meet Thursday Fairmont High School class of ...

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Exchange Club sets meeting for today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program this week will feature Alice Barnes, who will talk about chair caning. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. For more information, ...

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Fairmont Library to host Wiggles and Words Join library staff for Wiggles and Words at the Martin County Library, 110 N. Park St., Fairmont. The sessions are for children, newborn to two-years old and an adult. The event will will be held 9:30 a.m. Thursdays beginning Sept. 21 through Nov. 16 ...

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Fairmont class of 1955 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1955 and spouses will meet for breakfast 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Fairmont Holiday Inn. Girl Scout registration events scheduled Martin County/Fairmont Girl Scouts will hold four “Back to Girl Scouts” registration opportunities ...

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Sportsman Club slates trap shooting event East Chain Sportsman’s Club will hold a trap shoot event noon Sunday at the club located one-half mile north of East Chain. They will be shooting practice rounds, 16 yard and 25 yard Oakley’s and Boondocks. The grill will be on all day. For more ...

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Community event tonight in Ormsby There will be a free Community Night event beginning 6 p.m. tonight at City Hall in Ormsby. There will be a dedication to replace the old city fire truck. MCAF will present a grant check to the city as well. A meal of hotdogs, chips, bars and beverage will be ...

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YFC hosting open house tonight Martin County Youth for Christ will host a going away open house for Freddy Martinez, middle school director for Youth for Christ, from 3-7:30 p.m. tonight at the Lighthouse, 213 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont. All are welcome. Interfaith Caregivers to offer lunch ...

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Exchange Club sets meeting for today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Karen Luedtke Fisher, publisher of the Fairmont Photo Press, and other staff members. The public is always welcome to join club members for programs. ...

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Sherburn pool to offer Red Cross lessons Martin County West indoor swimming pool in Sherburn is accepting registrations for spring and summer Red Cross swimming lessons. Forms are available at any MCW school or the school website. For further information, contact ...

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Red Rock slates Sunday music event There will be a hymn fest 7 p.m. Sunday at Red Rock Center for the Arts, 222. E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. Refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome. Retired highway workers to meet Martin County retired highway workers and their spouses will meet ...

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Saxton reunion to be held Saturday The Saxton Family reunion will be held noon Saturday in the shelter house at Cedar Creek Park in Fairmont. All family members are encouraged to attend. Ducks Unlimited banquet set for Saturday There will be a Ducks Unlimited banquet at 5 p.m. Saturday at ...

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Correction: In Tuesday’s People & Events column, an announcement about the Prairie Star quilt show this weekend listed an incorrect time for Saturday. The quilt show will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. that day. East Chain church plans coffee party East Chain United Methodist Church will ...

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Campus to host seminar today Minnesota West Community & Technical College Jackson Campus farm business management program will host a grain marketing and farm transition planning seminar from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today on the campus in Jackson. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. Featured ...

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Early Risers to hold meeting Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. The program this week will feature Dennis Turner, chairman of the Fairmont Airport Advisory Board, who will talk about issues and workings at the Fairmont ...

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Class of 1960 to lunch Fairmont High School class of 1960, spouses and friends, will meet for lunch 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. 3M employees to meet 3M employees, past and present, will meet for lunch noon Tuesday at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. People First plans ...

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Library announces weekend closing All Martin County libraries will be closed Saturday and Monday for the Labor Day holiday. Also, fall hours will begin in Fairmont on Wednesday. The hours will be: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to 9 ...

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Health Care event planned Wednesday Physicians for a National Health Program will present a discussion on health care costs entitled “Single-Payer Health Care” at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Martin County Library, 110 N. Park St., Fairmont. Those in attendance will find out what it is, what ...