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Fish fry

Friday, April 25: St. Luke’s Lutheran Church LCMC in Garfield will host its annual fish fry for missions from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The menu will include breaded fish, cheesy hash browns, coleslaw, dinner roll, baked beans, dessert and beverage. Tickets are $9 (pre) or $10 for adults, $4 (pre) or $5 for children ages 6-12, and free for children younger than 6. To purchase tickets, visit Trumm Drug, 6th and Fillmore, Alexandria or call St. Luke’s at (320) 834-2285.

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Belgian waffle bake

Sunday, April 27: St. Mary’s Catholic School in Alexandria will host a Belgian waffle bake from 8 a.m. to noon in the school gym. The menu includes waffles and syrups, sausage, juice, coffee and milk. Adults are $7, children ages 6-12 are $5 and children ages 5 or younger are free. The event is a Catholic United Financial Matching Grant fundraiser for St. Mary’s School. Everyone is welcome.

Garage sale

Thursday-Saturday, May 1-3: The Shalom Lutheran Church youth will host a garage sale on Thursday, May 1 from 4 to 7 p.m., Friday, May 2 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 3 from 8 a.m. to noon. It will take place at Shalom, 681 Voyager Drive, Alexandria. Money raised will support the youth mission trip to Martin, South Dakota, as well as other youth trips, events, and activities.

Salad luncheon

Wednesday, May 7: Calvary Covenant Church, located at 404 Meeker Street in Evansville, will offer a salad luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church. Adults are $6, children 6-13 are $3 and preschool is free. The church is handicapped accessible. Everyone is welcome.

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