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Bring a tool to church, benefit Habitat for Humanity

This week would be a great time to clean out your basements, garages or tool sheds and donate to St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity at various churches in the area.

They  are looking for donations of tools that are new or used, in good condition. The tools will be placed into the hands of volunteers to help build Habitat homes. All other tools will be sold in the ReStore to help raise money for the construction of Habitat homesthe area.

Tool drives will be held beginning this Sunday, May 18:

--First Congregational United Church of Christ, 110 N. Third St., River Falls, 9-10:30 a.m.

--Zion Lutheran Church, 221 Lockwood St., in Woodville, 9 a.m.

--Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 14107 Hudson Rd. South, Afton MN, 8:45 a.m. 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 17

and in Hudson on Sunday, May 25 at Bethel Lutheran Churches, 920 Third St., 8 and 11 a.m. and 504 Frontage Rd., 9:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday, May 24.

Items accepted include gardening tools, building tools, and yard materials – no furniture or appliances.