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Around the Towns: October 24, 2011
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Garden to meet on Oct. 26

MONROE - The Monroe Garden Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26 at the Behring Senior Center, 1113 10th St., Monroe.

A presentation will be given on former country schools.

Jane Swenson will be giving a presentation on the garden project concerning herbs.

Election of officers will be held and there will be a discussion about the use of funds from the spaghetti supper.

More information about the club is available by calling (608) 934-5430 or (608) 328-3079.


Ladies Day fall show is Nov. 19

LENA - The Ladies Day Out fall show is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 at the Lena Community Center, 497 Lions Drive, Lena.

The event includes shopping, socializing, fall and winter fashions, products and ideas from various vendors.

There will be cash-n-carry items available and more than 50 door prizes, as well a grand prize of $100. During the event, non-perishable food and toiletry items will be collected in support of the local food pantry.

Men are encouraged to attend the event. A lunch stand will be available. For more information, call Chelsea White at (815) 275-3997.