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TODAY

"History of Fishing Lures and Reels" presentation, Izaak Walton Cabin, Todd Park, North end of 14th Street Northeast, Austin. 7 p.m. Larry Sundall, member of the National Fishing Lure Collectors Club, will give the presentation. He has spent the past 18 years collecting lures and reels. It’s free and open to the public.

Austin Area Farmers’ Market, Oak Park Mall, Austin. 438-0553. 4 p.m.-6 p.m. The Austin Area Farmers Market will continue each Monday except holidays through October. Fresh from the farm.

TUESDAY

Citywide baccalaureate service, Paramount Theatre, 125 Fourth Ave. N.E., Austin. 7 p.m.

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Volunteer recognition dinner, Mower County Senior Center, 400 Third Ave. N.E., Austin. 433-2370 to register. 4 p.m. All senior center volunteers are invited; $5 donation to bring a guest.

WEDNESDAY

Pacelli High School graduation, St. Augustine Catholic Church, 405 Fourth St. N.W., Austin. 7 p.m.

THURSDAY

Austin Area Farmers Market, North Main Street downtown, Austin. 4 p.m.-6 p.m.

U of M Extension Health & Safety Workshop, east side of 4-H Building, Mower County Fairgrounds, Austin. 10 a.m. This program is open to students in grades three-12. RSVP to Extension Office, 437-9552. Free.

FRIDAY

AHS Class of ’51 mini reunion, Austin Elks Club, Austin. (651) 464-6049. 2 p.m. No reservations required.

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SATURDAY

Adams Lions Club pancake breakfast, Adams Fire Hall, Minnesota Hwy. 56, Adams. (507) 582-1002. 8 a.m.-noon. Fundraiser for Adams Town and Country Pool. Serving pancakes, sausage, milk, coffee. Donations with supplemental funds provided by Thrivent. Silent auction on site as well with many items and gift certificates.

Take A Kid Fishing, East Side Lake, Oakland Place Northeast, Austin. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Food, drinks and prizes will be available. It’s a free event. Adults can fish without a license if they are accompanied by and fishing with a child. Registration is at East Side Lake on the day of the event.

AHS Class of ’51 mini reunion, Austin Elks Club, Austin. (651) 464-6049. 2 p.m. No reservations required.

SUNDAY

Three River Days Antiques Flea Market, Mower County Fairgrounds, Austin. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Rain or shine. Free parking and admission.

MONDAY, JUNE 9

"Pirates of the ‘I don’t Care’-ibbean," Faith Church, 1800 12th St. S.W., Austin. 437-1000. 9 a.m.-noon. Faith Church invites kids completing kindergarten-eighth grade to the summer music and drama camp. Call for information. Cost: $15 per participant; $25 for a family.

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Mower County Red Cross Blood Drive, Oak Park Mall, Austin. 1 p.m.-7 p.m. Call 437-4589 or 1-800-448-3542 or visit www.givebloodgivelife.org.

Austin Area Farmers Market, Oak Park Mall, 18th Avenue Northwest, Austin. 4 p.m.-6 p.m.

TUESDAY, JUNE 10

Mower County Red Cross Blood Drive, Oak Park Mall, Austin. Noon-6 p.m. Call 437-4589 or 1-800-448-3542 or visit www.givebloodgivelife.org.

Strawberry Festival, Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church, 30456 Mower-Freeborn Road, Austin. 437-3000. 4 p.m.-7 p.m. The menu for the 67th annual event will include BBQ items, hot dogs, potato salad and ice cream. A bake sale and quilt raffle also will be part of it. Thrivent Financial will provide supplemental dollars.

Summer reading program, Sumner Elementary School, Austin. 11 a.m. Friends of the Austin Public Library invite you to attend the Magic of Adam Perry. The event is free.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11

Mower County Red Cross Blood Drive, Oak Park Mall, Austin. Noon-6 p.m. Call 437-4589 or 1-800-448-3542 or visit www.givebloodgivelife.org.

Summer reading program, 11 a.m. Ellis Middle School; 1:30 p.m. Austin Public Library. Friends of the Austin Public Library invite you to attend the Magic of Adam Perry. The event is free.

THURSDAY, JUNE 12

Wines, Whiskers and Wags, benefit for the Mower County Humane Society, Hormel Historic Home, 208 Fourth Ave. N.W., Austin. 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Cost is $25 a person. Reserve wine and an hors d’ oeuvres buffet will be available. Tickets are at Double K Specialty and Apollo Liquor and from humane society volunteers.

Mower County Red Cross Blood Drive, St. Augustine Catholic Church, Austin, noon to 6 p.m.; or Our Saviors Lutheran Church, Brownsdale, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Call 437-4589 or 1-800-448-3542 or visit www.givebloodgivelife.org.

Austin Area Farmers Market, North Main Street downtown, Austin. 4 p.m.-6 p.m.

U of M Extension Soil Science Workshop, East side of 4-H Building, Mower County Fairgrounds, Austin. 10 a.m. This program is open to students in grades three-12. RSVP to Extension office, 437-9552. Free.

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