Sunday, October 7: First Lutheran Church of Kensington is offering a hog roast with a Trash to Treasure sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition, there will be activities such as hay rides, rides in a model car, crazy hair coloring, face painting and fall-setting pictures.
Love INC fundraiser
Thursday, October 11: Love INC (Love in the Name of Christ) will host a fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Barn, Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The event includes social time, dinner, testimonies, silent auction and live auction. Tickets: $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Call (320) 759-3022.
Family night fundraiser
Friday, October 12: New Life Christian Church will host a Missions Family Night Fundraiser at 5 p.m., 1910 Highway 27 East, Alexandria. The night will begin with a soup and pie social followed by a free showing of the movie Courageous. All proceeds will go towards missions and the spreading of the Gospel.
Saturday, October 13: Alexandria United Methodist Church is offering a free sausage/pancake breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church, 2210 6th Avenue East in Alexandria. For information, call (320) 763-4624.
Sunday, October 14: The St. John Nepomuk Church, located a quarter mile west of Lake Reno, will host their annual fall dinner, beginning with Mass at 10:30 a.m. A roasted pork loin dinner will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the church basement. The menu includes potato dumplings, mashed potatoes and gravy, sauerkraut, glazed carrots, cranberries, rolls, apple and pumpkin desserts and beverages. Adults: $8; ages 6-12: $3.50; ages 5 or younger: free. Everyone welcome.
Sunday, October 14: Nora Lutheran Church in rural Kensington is offering a fall ham dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sunday, October 21: First Lutheran Church in Alexandria is offering a free supper from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the church, 822 Douglas Avenue. For information, call (320) 762-2196.