Perham Area calendar
Saturday, November 3
Women of FOCUS Annual Christmas Plus Bazaar
Perham: From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. More than 100 vendors, plus food and fun.
Mothers of Preschoolers Monthly Gathering
Perham: At New Creation Lutheran Church (295 West Coney) from 9-11 a.m. This month's theme is "Find Your Fire." Childcare and snack provided. For more information, call the church at 346-7203.
Tuesday, November 6
Wednesday, November 7
Perham: At New Creation Lutheran Church from 5-6:30 p.m. Free meals served. Free will donations accepted.
Saturday, November 10
The Holiday Gift Bazaar
St. Paul's Lutheran Church: From 10:30 to 1:30; Bake sale, gift baskets, lunch
Thursday, November 15
Perham Living Annual Holiday Bazaar
Perham: From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Perham Living. Vendors, complimentary cider and hot cocoa. Hosted by Perham Health volunteers.
Friday, November 16 - Sunday, November 18
Perham Community Play, "AIDA"
Perham: Perham Area Community Education presents Elton John and Tim Rice's timeless love story, "AIDA," a musical featuring local talent, at the Perham Auditorium for three separate performances. Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7 p.m., with a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors, and may be purchased in advance at the Perham High School Activities Office or online at www.perhamcommunityeducation.com.
Sunday, November 18
KC Annual Turkey Bingo
Perham: The local Knights of Columbus will be hosting this annual event at St. Henry's Church at 3 p.m. Need not be present to win $200, $100 or more, plus 21 games of bingo to win a turkey. Lunch to follow.
Friday, November 23
Holiday Parade of Lights
Perham: An annual tradition in Perham. Downtown at dusk (5:30 p.m.).
New York Mills: At East Otter Tail County Offices, 118 North Main, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The WIC program of Otter Tail County routinely holds clinics. For more information call 218-998-8324.
Monthly food shelf fundraisers at Pizza Ranch
Perham: From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. the first Monday of every month. Tell the cashier when you order that you are there for the fundraiser; your receipt is your donation to the local food shelf. Sponsored by the Eastern Star Olive Branch Chapter.