People and Events

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, April 13, at the church in East Chain. They will serve French toast, syrup, ham, sausage, coffee, milk and juice. Free will offering to benefit the Oakwood Cemetery maintenance fund. Everyone is welcome.

Ruby’s Pantry slated Monday in Sherburn

Ruby’s Pantry will be held Monday, April 15, at the Regional Worship Center, 2 Crossroads Drive in Sherburn. Distribution will begin around 5:30 p.m. and continue until 7 p.m. This will be a drive-through distribution again. Limited pre-pay is available by going to rubyspantry.org and find the express track link. You can pre-pay until noon the day before the distribution. Participants are asked to stay in their vehicles, as volunteers will load bundles of food into trunks. (Please have trunks emptied out so workers can put the items directly in there). Please do not bring any containers. There will be a worker at the beginning of the line to collect the $25. No income or residency requirements. There will be a partial list of distributed items this weekend on their Facebook page at Ruby’s Pantry-RWC-Sherburn. For questions, please call the Regional Worship Center at (507) 764-7491 and ask for Nancy. All are welcome.

CER to offer upcoming community activity

Fairmont Community Education & Recreation (CER) will offer an upcoming community activity. Acupressure For Sinus Relief, Headaches and More will be held 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, April 15, online via Zoom. Acupressure is an ancient, Eastern healing technique that involves pressing or kneading key points on the body to release energy blockages and simulate energy flow through pathways called meridians. Continual sinus problems have become epidemic in both children and adults. You can find relief by stimulating the many points that relieve sinus blockages, headaches and more. The fee is $29. Registration closes April 11. For any further questions, call CER at (507) 235-3141.

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