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Community Calendar for Douglas County area

Events for Oct. 7-14, 2022

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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

Saturday, Oct. 8
8:30-11:30 a.m. Holmes City Farmers Market, 5760 County Rd 4W SW, Holmes City
9 a.m.-noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park
4-9 p.m. Miltona Fire and Rescue Oktoberfest, Free Family Event at the Fire Hall. Free-will donation brat dinner. Raffle drawing at 7 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 9
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Knights of Columbus Oktoberfest at Sacred Heart Church Hall, Urbank, with sausage, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, vegetables
2-4 p.m. Sunday Music Series: Julie Lee & White Rose Band, Alexandria Senior Center
2-6 p.m. 16th Annual Sounds of the Harvest, Ebenezer Lutheran Church, Leaf Valley
4-6 p.m. Beer and Hymns Hosted by Calvary Lutheran Church at Copper Trail Brewing Co.

Tuesday, Oct. 11
9 a.m.-noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park
9:30 a.m., 1 p.m. Alexandria Senior Center and YMCA Town Hall Meeting, Alexandria Area YMCA
12-1 p.m. Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Listen and Learn: “Connecting You to Global Markets,” online
4:30 p.m. Alexandria Senior Center and YMCA Town Hall Meeting, Alexandria Senior Center

Wednesday, Oct. 12
4:30-7 p.m. Glenwood Lutheran Church Meatball Supper. Meatballs and gravy, potatoes, home-baked desserts. Take out or walk in.
5-7 p.m. An afternoon with Pat Miles, Carlos Creek Winery

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Thursday, Oct. 13
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. DEED Small Business Power Lunch: Navigating the Tight Labor Market, Alexandria Technical & Community College Room 210
1 p.m. Pie and Coffee Series: Live Well in Your Home, call 320-762-2087 to register, Alexandria Senior Center
3:30-4:30 p.m. Design a Spooky Spellbook! Grades 4-8, Douglas County Library
7:30 p.m. Twin Cities-based brass sextet Copper Street Brass, Central Lakes Concert Association, AAHS Performing Arts Center

Friday, Oct. 14
9:30 a.m. Alexandria Senior Center and YMCA Town Hall Meeting, Alexandria Senior Center
1 p.m. Slow Stitch Workshop, call to register, Alexandria Senior Center
1-3 p.m. Birthday Club, Alexandria Senior Center
7 p.m. Wolf house – Radio Play, Lakes Area Radio Theatre, Alexandria

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

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