Community Calendar for Douglas County area

Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 7, 2022

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Friday, Sept. 30
12-1:15 p.m. Alexandria School District Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon, Broadway Ballroom
4 p.m. Alexandria Area High School Homecoming Parade Downtown and 7 p.m. Game

Saturday, Oct. 1
8:30-11:30 a.m. Holmes City Farmers Market, 5760 County Rd 4W SW, Holmes City
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Fall Bazaar, Grace Lutheran Church, Brandon
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fall Classic Fall Color Cruise in Douglas and Pope Counties, Car Care Program, 4353 County Road 82, Alexandria
9:30 a.m. Faith Rose 5K Walk/Run, Alexandria City Park
10-11:30 a.m. Lyndon Johnson, The Agate Man, at the Douglas County Library

Sunday, Oct. 2
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Pancake Breakfast Scholarship Fundraiser, Constellation Lodge No. 81, 205 6th Ave E., Alexandria
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Hog Roast, First Lutheran Church of Kensington. To-go meals available.
4-7 p.m. Belle Notte’ Gala, Central Lakes Orchestra Fundraiser, Carlos Creek Winery

Monday, Oct. 3
8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Foot Clinic, Alexandria Senior Center
5:30-6:30 p.m. Paint Your Own Halloween Gnome Ornament for Adults, Douglas County Library

Tuesday, Oct. 4
9 a.m.-12 p.m.Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park
11 a.m.-1 p.m. 23rd Annual United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties Chili Cook-Off, Broadway Ballroom
Noon-1 p.m. Inclusion Discussion, Alexandria Technical & Community College, Room 743 and Zoom
1-2 p.m. Falls Prevention Bingo, Hosted by Dancing Sky Area Agency on Aging at First Lutheran Church, Alexandria


Thursday, Oct. 6
1-6 p.m. Book and Puzzle Sale, Alexandria Senior Center
3-6 p.m. Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

Friday, Oct. 7
7:30 a.m. Wake Up Alexandria! Bell Bank, Alexandria
7 p.m. First Friday Concert with guitarist Erik Schultz and fiddler Greg Donahue, Evansville Art Center

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

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