Support the Chanhassen Library and pick up some great new reads for cheap at the library book sale. The library sells books that have been donated throughout the year, and the money raised goes to fund library programs and special collections. It’s the perfect excuse to try out some new authors and genres and do a little good at the same time. 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Sat., 1–5 p.m. Sun. 952.227.1508.
Benefits & Fundraisers
Support the brave, hardworking firefighters of the Victoria community at the Victoria Firefighter Relief Association’s annual ice fishing contest on Steiger Lake. Cash and other prizes will be awarded to those who catch the biggest and best, and refreshments will be sold throughout the event. 952.443.4240.
Looking for gifts for the book worms on your list? The Friends of the Eden Prairie Library has you covered with its boutique sale featuring holiday items, gifts, stocking stuffers and coffee table books. The sale also includes used books for children and adults.
Nothing launches the holiday season like the pine scent of a fresh-cut tree, and the Chanhassen Lions Club is happy to help at its annual Christmas Tree Sale. With varieties from fir to spruce available, you’ll certainly find the perfect tree for the family, with proceeds going to charity. Now that’s the holiday spirit. Prices vary. 1–8 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. weekends.