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Friday, Nov. 18
St. Vincent de Paul Clothing • 9:30-11 a.m., 617 Third Ave NW. Free clothing, household and hygiene items for those in need. Enter through the door in the parking lot.
Stitch a Bit • 10-11 a.m., Buckham Memorial Library, 11 Division St. E, Faribault. Knitting, crocheting and needlecraft social group. Bring your own project.
Flu vaccine clinic • 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Rice County Government Services Building, 320 Third St. NW. Flu vaccines available to anyone six months and older with private insurance or uninsured. No appointment required.
Soup lunch • 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Faribault Fourth Avenue United Methodist Church, 219 Fourth Ave. NW, Faribault. Four choices of all-you-can-eat soup, plus bread, crackers, beverages and dessert. $10/adults and teens, $6/children. Takeout available by calling 507-334-4308.
St. Vincent de Paul Food Shelf • 12:30-2:30 p.m., 617 Third Ave., 617 Third Ave., Faribault. Free food for those in need. Enter through the door in the parking lot. Questions: 507-334-2100.
Faribault American Legion Club Supper • 5-7 p.m., Faribault American Legion, 112 5th St. NE. Serving ribs, shrimp, baked cod and chicken strips. Kids menu available.
Faribault Eagles #1460 Bingo • 6 p.m., Faribault Eagles, 2027 Grant St. NW.
FHS musical • 7:30 p.m., Faribault High School. FHS Theater presents “Musical Comedy Murders of 1940.” Tickets: $7/most adults, $4/seniors and students. Credit or debit only at the door or at faribaultfalcons.com or on the Hometown Fan app.
Saturday, Nov. 19
Wednesday Wear • 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Nerstrand United Methodist Church, 12 Maple St., Nerstrand. Thrift clothing and other items.
Car seat clinic • 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Faribault Education Center, 340 Ninth Ave. SW, Faribault. Experts will check if seats are installed correctly and if a seat is too small for its occupant. Hosted by Rice County Public Health. Growing Up Health and Healthy Community Initiative. For an appointment call 507-323-9663 or 507-330-0486.
Little Sprouts • 9:30-11 a.m., River Bend Nature Center, 1000 Rustad Road, Faribault. Nature program for children age birth to 5 and an adult. Cost: $5/members, $10/non-members. Register at rbnc.org/little-sprouts or call 507-332-7151.
Cannon Valley Farmers’ Market • 12-3 p.m., Faribo West Mall, 200 Western Ave. NW. Food, fiber, and body care products produced by local farmers and makers. Now accepting SNAP EBT and Power of Produce. More info: cannonvalleyfarmersmarket.com
FHS musical • 2 p.m., Faribault High School. FHS Theater presents “Musical Comedy Murders of 1940.” Tickets: $7/most adults, $4/seniors and students. Credit or debit only at the door or at faribaultfalcons.com or on the Hometown Fan app.
Spaghetti dinner • 4-7 p.m., Faribault American Legion, 112 5th St. NE. Spaghetti dinner benefiting Faribault wrestling program. Cost: $9 in advance from a wrestler or $10 at the door. Free for children 5 and under.
Fall ham dinner • 4:30-8 p.m., Little Prairie United Methodist Church, 2980 130th St., Dundas. Ham, dinner salad, cheesy potatoes, roll, fresh green beans and ice cream sundaes. Cost: $13/ages 11 and up, $6/ages 5-10, free/4 and under. Profits benefit Faribault and Northfield food shelves.
Community Café fundraiser • 6 p.m., Cathedral of Our Merciful Savior, 515 NW 2nd Ave., Faribault. Hors d’oeuvres and cash bar begin at 6 p.m. Looney Lutherans new comedy, “Hotdish on the Range,” is at 7:30 p.m. Dessert and raffle to follow. Tickets: $30. Call Missy, 507-334-7732, Karen, 507-332-8372, or Cindy, 507-323-4272. Limited tickets at the door.
Comedian C. Willi Myles • 7:30 p.m., Paradise Center for the Arts, 321 Central Ave.N, Faribault. “America’s everyday comedian” C. Willi Myles, with opener Sam Bondhus of Faribault. Tickets: $20/Paradise members, $25/non-members, $15/students. Go to paradisecenterforthearts.org or call 507-332-7372.
Karaoke • 8 p.m., Eagles Club, 2027 W Grant St, Faribault.
Sunday, Nov. 20
Breakfast and bake sale • 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Morristown American Legion, 101 Main St., Morristown. All-you-can-eat breakfast and bake sale sponsored by the Legion Auxiliary. Cost: $10/ages 11 and up, $4/ages 6-10, Free/5 and under. Proceeds go to Sharing Tree.
Thanksgiving market • 12-5 p.m., Keepsake Cidery, 135th St. E., south of Dundas. Local food and drink vendors selling items running from turkeys to apple cider.
Living Alone: Walking Together • 3 p.m. For all who live alone to meet new friends and find support. Call 507-301-5632 for week’s location.
Monday, Nov. 21
St. Vincent de Paul Clothing • 9:30-11 a.m., 617 Third Ave NW. Free clothing, household and hygiene items for those in need. Enter through the door in the parking lot. 507-334-2100.
FARE meeting • 10 a.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 1207 Prairie Ave. SW, Faribault. Faribault Area Retired Educators meeting at 10 a.m. with social time beginning at 9:15 a.m. Speaker is Justin Ivers, from Believet, who trains service dogs for veterans. Open to all retired teachers and school support staff. For more information call Mary Osborne, 507-330-1992.
Al-Anon Family Group • 1:30-2:30 p.m., 217 Central Ave. N, Faribault (in rear of building). 507-334-3434
Ukraine native speaks • 6 p.m., Rice County Historical Society, 1814 NW 2nd Ave., Faribault. Olena Anderson shares about growing up in the Ukraine and the war. The free presentation is part of the Faribault Diversity Coalition’s speaker series.
American Legion Post 43 Executive Board meeting • 6:30 p.m., Faribault American Legion, 112 5th St. NE.
Tuesday, Nov. 22
Rice County Public Health Immunization Clinic • 1-4 p.m., Government Services Building, 320 NW 3rd St, Faribault, use the Fourth Street entrance. Vaccines for children and adults who are uninsured, on MA or insurance doesn’t cover. A donation of $21.22 requested, but not required. Appointment recommended, call 507-332-6111.
Community Cafe • 4:15-5:30 p.m., Cathedral of Our Merciful Savior, 515 NW 2nd Ave, Faribault. Free meal available to anyone in need. This week’s menu: Baked cod, rice, green beans, fruit, cake.
Taco Night • 5:30-7 p.m., Faribault American Legion, 112 5th St. NE. Tacos with all the fixings.
Al-Anon Family Group • 6:30-7:30 p.m., 217 Central Ave. N, Faribault (in rear of building). For adult children. 507-334-3434