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'Holiday Dollars' for Perham shopping sold starting Nov. 5

The Perham "Holiday Dollars" program for 2007 starts November 5. The program promotes shopping in the Perham area for the holiday season. The selling of Holiday Dollars starts at the Chamber office from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. There is $40,000 available ...

The Perham "Holiday Dollars" program for 2007 starts November 5.

The program promotes shopping in the Perham area for the holiday season.

The selling of Holiday Dollars starts at the Chamber office from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. There is $40,000 available in Holiday Dollars.

The dollars are sold until all are gone. Dollars are available on a first come, first serve basis, and the dollars are limited to $400 per person/household.

Dollars must be spent at participating Perham merchants. Participating merchants will display a sign on the door and the Chamber will have a list of merchants as well.

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Deadline for use of Holiday Dollars is Monday, Dec. 24.

Convenience store stations and grocery stores are not included in participating merchants.

---The Perham Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee open house is Nov. 9-10.

---The Parade of Lights and "Beat the Clock Sale" - is Nov. 23. Early opening for most businesses (7 a.m.) Parade of Lights at 6 p.m. Ride N' Hot Get Away drawings at approx. 9:30 p.m., at Mulligan's.

Movie matinees will be featured at Comet Theater, Nov. 24, Dec. 1, Dec. 8, Dec. 15, and Dec. 22. Show times at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (All Saturdays).

Last Minute Madness: Dec. 21; Candyland drawings; Pictures with Santa.

For more information, call the Chamber at 346-7710.

'Parade of Lights' to gather items for food shelf

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As a part of this year's Parade of Lights on Nov. 23, there will be a campaign for the area food shelf.

Grocery carts will be rolled through the parade to collect non-perishable food for the Perham-based food pantry.

Specators are encouraged to bring a food item, and help fill the carts as they proceed along the parade route.

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