What to do this weekend in Marshall County

FRIDAY, DEC. 2
• The Triton High School senior class will be serving a spaghetti supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.
The spaghetti will feature a homemade sauce made by Miss Stout’s foods classes. Breadsticks, lemonade, and a side salad will finish out the menu. The cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under (pre-school children will be free). All profits will go toward the senior class trip to Washington D.C. in April. Tickets are now on sale and may be purchased from any senior class member or at the door. Carryout will also be available.
• LaVille High School Bowling Club is having a Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser from 9 to 11 p.m. at Chippewa Bowl. Cost is $10. For more information please contact Glenda Rininger at 574-239-5873 or any club member.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3
• The Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk will take place again this year at the St. Joseph Parish Hall located at 13th Street and Main Street in Rochester. Race starts at 10:30 a.m. with same day registration available starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Parish Hall. Pre-registration applications are available at the Fulton County Wellness Center, Rochester/Lake Manitou Chamber of Commerce or calling 1-800-243-2938 or email request to zimmermanbros@rtcol.com. Various awards will be given out to overall winners and age group winners. All proceeds benefit the Rochester Rotary Club and the many non-profit organizations they support.
• North Liberty's second annual holiday walk is from 4 to 8 p.m. at the North Liberty Public Library. Enjoy a free photo with Santa, cookies and cocoa, holiday wagon rides, live music, and book readings. The event is being sponsored by Suncrest Christian Church.
• The Grateful Shred — safe community document destruction — will be held from 8 a.m. until noon at Recycle Depot, 1900 Walter Glaub Drive, Plymouth. The Recycle Depot is offering free (up to 100 pounds) confidential document shredding and recycling to all Marshall County residents and businesses. Additional documents may be shredded at $0.15 per pound. For questions, please call the Recycle Depot at 574-935-8618.
• A cancer benefit for Brenda Klemens will be held from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m. at Plymouth Eagles, 404 W. LaPorte St., Plymouth. The event includes auction, raffle, 50/50 drawing, spaghetti dinner from 5 to 8 p.m., and music starting at 9 p.m. Pre-sale tickets are $8 for adults, children 10 and younger, $5. At the door, tickets will be $10 for adults, $7 for children 10 and younger. Tickets for band only are $5 at the door after 9 p.m. All children must leave by 9 p.m. If you are unable to attend but would like to make a donation, please contact Patricia Ganshorn at 574-540-9393 or Arnie Widder at 574-540-9382.
• Plymouth Church of the Brethren women's fellowship is holding a Nelson's Port-a-Pit Chicken fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the north parking lot of the church at the corner of Michigan and Baker Streets.
• Wesley United Methodist Church, 511 School St., Culver, will have a "Cookie Walk from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Shoppers can walk along several tables and choose the cookies of their choice. There will be a variety of sweets and treats. Containers will be provided. Cookies can be purchased for a cost of $6 a pound.
• A holiday mini craft bazaar will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. at Miller's Senior Living Community, Plymouth. Featured items include hand-crafted cards, breads and donuts, homemade candy, hand-crafted glass beads, general crafts, crocheted afghans and more.
• Pioneer Land Christmas Open House will be from 3 to 8 p.m. CST at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. All buildings are open — One room
school house, American Heritage log cabin, blacksmith shop, Farm Bureau
milk cabin, general store, post office, barn museum, quilters cabin and artisan barn. Homemade cookies and hot cider will be served in the log
cabin. Wagon rides pulled by draft horses will start outside the
blacksmith shop (weather permitting). Santa will be in the barn for children to talk to and receive a candy cane. There will be a warm fire
going in the fire pit. Plenty of parking near to all the buildings. Everything is free. For more information, visit www.pioneerland.org.
• The Fulton County Historical Power Association will holds it annual meeting. Carry-in meal at 6 p.m. followed by a short business meeting and auction at 7 p.m. Meat, rolls, drinks and table service will be provided. Everyone encouraged to bring food to share and participate in the auction by donating items or buying items. Everyone welcome. Come and enjoy the fellowship.

SUNDAY, DEC. 4
• The Maxinkuckee Players Board will meet at Grace Church in Culver at 1:15 p.m., followed by the general meeting at 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
• The Argos United Methodist Church will hold a community remembrance service at 4 p.m. The purpose of the service is to remember all those who had a funeral or gravesite service in Argos this year. Each family who has lost a family member will receive a crystal angel ornament inscribed with their loved one's name. In addition to the families, this service is open to all those wanting to share in this special time of remembrance.
• The Historic Bremen Depot will be open to the public from 2 to 4 p.m. There is no fee to visit but donations will be welcome.
• Pioneer Land Christmas Open House will be from 3 to 8 p.m. CST at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. All buildings are open — One room
school house, American Heritage log cabin, blacksmith shop, Farm Bureau
milk cabin, general store, post office, barn museum, quilters cabin and artisan barn. Homemade cookies and hot cider will be served in the log
cabin. Wagon rides pulled by draft horses will start outside the
blacksmith shop (weather permitting). Santa will be in the barn for children to talk to and receive a candy cane. There will be a warm fire
going in the fire pit. Plenty of parking near to all the buildings. Everything is free. For more information, visit www.pioneerland.org.