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Quilts and crafts auction
Tabor Lutheran Church quilt and craft auction is Sept. 30 at the Izaak Walton Club Building, Webster. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., lunch will be served 5-6 and the auction begins at 6:30 followed by a pie social.

Preschool screening
Webster preschool screening is Sept. 26, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Webster Area Elementary Gym. The screening is for three to five year olds living in the Webster Area School District. Call the Webster Area Elementary office, 345-4651 to arrange a time if you haven’t received a letter by Sept. 19 or if you have developmental concerns.

Back to church
National Back to Church Sunday, A Place to Belong will be observed at Westside Wesleyan Church Sept. 17, 10 a.m.

Angel Run
Angel Run 5k color run/walk is Sept. 30, 9:30 a.m. Race day registration is 8 a.m. at Webster City Park. See ad in this issue for registration information. Proceeds go back to the community in honor of those who have suffered the loss of a child.

Germanfest dinner
Advance tickets are available for the Germanfest dinner to be served Sept. 30, 4-7 p.m. at Webster Armory.

Tailgate supper
Bearcat Elementary/Middle School student council brat & burger tailgate supper will be served Sept. 22, 5:30-7 p.m. at the west entrance of the Webster Football Field.

Seafood fundraiser
Roslyn Fire Department’s Cajun seafood boil fundraiser is Sept. 30, 7 p.m. at Roslyn Fire Hall.

Fall festival
Fall festival brunch, bake sale and basket raffle is Sept. 17, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Webster.

Poker run
Golf cart, lawn mower or four wheeler Pumpkin Fest poker run is Oct. 7 beginning with a rules meeting at 10 a.m. at the Decoy Bar, Webster. Must be 21 or over to enter.

Lighted parade
Webster’s Parade of Lights is Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. Line up is at 6:30 along 5th Ave. East and 5th Ave. West. Call the Chamber of Commerce, 345-4668 for more information.

Harvest Fest
Harvest Fest is Sept. 17, 1-5 p.m. at Fort Sisseton with wagon rides, arts, crafts and antique horse drawn farm equipment in action.

Fall bazaar
Fall bazaar at St. Joseph’s Church, Grenville is Oct. 1, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Baking contest
Pumpkin Fest baking contest is Oct. 7, 10 a.m.-noon at Day County TV & Appliance. The main ingredient must be pumpkin. Samples are available after 1 p.m.

Webster PAWS Walk is Oct. 1, 12:45 p.m. with registration beginning at noon at the north entrance of Webster City Park. An ice cream social will be after the walk.

Scarecrow contest
Scarecrow contest runs Oct. 6-7 in conjunction with Pumpkin Fest festivities. Register online at or pick up a form at Webster Area Chamber office, 513 Main St. Call 345-4668 for more information.

Supper and raffle
Webster Fire Rescue & Auxiliary supper and gun raffle is Oct. 14 at Webster Armory. Contact a fireman for tickets for the meal which begins at 7 p.m. preceded by a social at 5:30.

Germanfest shopping
Germanfest is Sept. 30, noon-11 p.m. at Webster Armory with over 20 vendors in attendance.

Gardener update
South Dakota Master Gardeners State Update is Sept. 23, 2:45 p.m. at Ramkota Hotel & Convention Center, Aberdeen. Theme is Gardening Myths Busted. Featured speaker is Jeff Gillman, director of the Botanical Gardens at the University of North Carolina and is open to the public.

Alzheimer support
Webster Area Alzheimer Support Group meets Sept. 18, 7 p.m. at 1209 Main St., Webster. Contact Alice Severson (605) 397-2365 for more information.

Kumla dinner
Kumla dinner is Sept. 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Roslyn School. Proceeds go to Strand-Kjorsvig Living Center’s upcoming projects.

Kuchen contest
Deadline for entries in the Germanfest kuchen contest is 1 p.m. Sept. 30 at Webster Armory. For more information contact Judy Pesall, 345-3715.

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