LA CRESCENT — La Crescent United Methodist Church will host a pie and coffee — plus pie auction — event on Saturday, Oct. 21, in the church fellowship hall. A slice of homemade pie and a beverage (coffee or milk) will be sold for $5 beginning at noon. A pie auction will begin at 1 p.m. with auctioneer Freddie Frickson.
Proceeds from this event will benefit the Local Emergency Fund, which helps those in need pay rent, utility bills and food when other sources have failed. Due to and increase in need this year, the fund has been exhausted.
Donated 9-inch pies can be dropped off at the the church from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 21. For more information, call 507-895-2373.