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Missions family night Friday, October 25: New Life Christian Church, 1910 County Road 82 Southeast, Alexandria, will host a Missions Family Night fundraiser at 5 p.m. It begins with a soup and pie social, followed by a free showing of the movie The Letter Writer. All proceeds go toward missions. For information, call (320) 763-7051.

Farmers market Saturday, October 26: Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City will offer a farmers market from 9 a.m. to noon in the church parking lot. For information, call (320) 886-5678.

Fall dinner Sunday, October 27: St. John Nepomuk Church northeast of Lowry will host its annual fall dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the church basement. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Dinner includes roasted pork, potato dumplings, mashed potatoes and gravy, sauerkraut, corn, rolls, pumpkin and apple desserts, and beverages. Adults are $8; children 6-12 are $4; 5 or younger are free. For information, call (320) 283-5273.

Gospel music concert Sunday, October 27: Kensington Covenant Church invites the community to a gospel music concert by Gone Fishin’, a southern gospel group, at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. Pie and ice cream will be served after the program. For information, call (320) 491-3245.

Trunk or Treat Thursday, October 31: First Lutheran Church will host its 10th annual Halloween Trunk or Treat from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in its parking lot at 9th and Douglas Streets in Alexandria. All children are welcome. Bring a canned good to help fill a trunk for the food shelf. For information, call (320) 762-2196.

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