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Collectors group offers annual threshing bee, barn dance

The St. Croix Valley Collectors Association will hold its 24th annual Barn Dance and Threshing Bee Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 16 and 17, at the Bjerstedt Farm, three miles north of River Falls on Glover Road. The dance on Saturday begins at 8 p.m. and will feature music by Trigger Happy. The threshing bee on Sunday begins at 10 a.m., and will include a noon potluck lunch. Beverages and meat will be provided. A parade will be held at 2 p.m., also on Sunday, with exhibits, a silent auction and games throughout the day. Call 425-1367 or 262-5807 for more information.