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Published: Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 1:15 a.m. CDT

PROPHETSTOWN – The annual Taste of Prophetstown and Charity Auction begins at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, 320 LaFayette St., with a wine- and beer- tasting that includes appetizers and live music.

Prophetstown Main Street’s annual charity auction follows at 8 p.m. Trees, wreaths, and gift baskets, including tickets to a University of Wisconsin basketball game, a child’s wooden kitchen and a “50 Shades of Grey” gift basket, will be raffled or auctioned. Proceeds benefit a local charity of the winning bidder’s choice.

Afterward, the trees, wreaths, and gift baskets will be displayed in Prophetstown store windows. Vote for your favorite decorated item with a canned good, which will be given to the Prophetstown Food Pantry. 

Tickets are $25 and include appetizers from local restaurants, a souvenir glass and 10 samplings. They are available at the Main Street office, 335 Washington St., from a Main Street member or at Drummet’s Hardware Hank, 317 Washington St.

Call 815-537-5139 for more information.

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