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Santa House

Santa is coming to town! He will be participating in the Holiday Lighted Parade Friday, December 4th which begins at 6 pm.   Come to his home, in Central Park, right after the parade to say “hi”. Additional times & dates Santa will be in his house: Saturday, December 5th 10am-noon; Saturday, December 12th 10am-noon;…

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Holiday Cheer

Share some Holiday Cheer this year! Christmas is right around the corner and we are looking to make the holidays a little brighter for families in our community through the annual Holiday Cheer program.  If you, your business, or your organization would like to assist this year, you can select a family by stopping by…

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Chamber Photo Contest Winners!

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR WINNERS! We received so many wonderful entries this year, the judges had a great time discussing all of them! To the left is Beth Rippenkroeger’s photo “When the Water Falls” picked as the Best Representation of Area, congratulations Beth!  Please click “read more” to view all the photos chosen for our 2015 Chamber Photo…

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Wednesday Wine Down

Wednesday, December 16, 4-7 p.m. Take a few moments out of your busy month to see what’s new at a few local retail locations! We know how hectic life gets … So we are staying open late to let you browse, socialize, snack and sip some wine! Carole & Co.~ 607 Hulin Street Darbe &…

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Upcoming Events

Area Development Corporation
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Exchange Club $500 Cash Raffle
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Tickets: $5 or 5 for $20-Drawing after Lighted Parade, Silent Auction

Holiday Lighted Parade
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Charles Theatre
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

“War Room”

District Family Doubles-Youth Bowling
Dec 5 all-day

Weekly Bowling will still be held

Snowmobile Trails Closed
Dec 5 all-day

Due to Shotgun deer season
ATV’s are NOT allowed on trails at anytime!
Please Respect these requests or the
trails will be closed permanently!

Cookie Walk
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Fancy home-baked Christmas Cookies & Holiday Treats. Enjoy coffee and Coffee Cake at our Holiday Coffee Shop!

Santa House Is Open
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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