Friday, Sept. 6

7:30 a.m. Wake Up Alexandria! LifeRight Outreach, 1906 6th Ave. E., Alexandria

Saturday, Sept. 7

9:30 a.m. Alexandria Chronic Heart Disease Awareness Walk, Alexandria City Park, 216 7th Ave. W.

8:30-11:30 a.m. Holmes City Farmers Market & Community Breakfast (8:30-10:30 a.m.), Trinity Lutheran Church, 5760 County Rd. 4W SW

9 a.m.-Noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

1 p.m. Alexandria Lakes Area Walk to End Alzheimers, Alexandria City Park

Sunday, Sept. 8

Noon-5 p.m. Annual Community Block Party, Runestone Community Center, 802 3rd Ave. W., Alexandria

Monday, Sept. 9

10 a.m. Mindfulness Monday, Nelson Gables, 1220 Nokomis, Alexandria

Tuesday, Sept. 10

9 a.m.-Noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

6-7 p.m. Free Canvas Painting for Adults, Douglas County Library, 720 Fillmore St., Alexandria

Wednesday, Sept. 11

4 p.m. Alexandria Area Community Foundation Putt Fore Dough, Arrowwood Resort

Thursday, Sept. 12

11 a.m-1 p.m. Neighborhood National Bank Picnic, 803 N. Nokomis, Alexandria

3-6 p.m. Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

Friday, Sept. 13

11 a.m.-6 p.m. Grape Stomp, Carlos Creek Winery, Alexandria

7 p.m. “A Visit to the Doc,” “Johnny Got His Gun,” “Sam Spade: Flopsy, Mopsy and Cottontail Caper,” Lakes Area Radio Theatre, Alexandria

Send event information to, or Echo Press, P.O. Box 549, Alexandria, MN 56308.