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Autumn Leaves Luncheon Cochairwomen Barri Grandey, left, and Cathy Burch, both of Sidney, look at a display they put up at Sidney First United Methodist Church recently, for the upcoming Autumn Leaves Luncheon.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

SIDNEY — The 35th annual Sidney First United Methodis Church Autumn Leaves Luncheon and Bake Sale will be Oct. 3 at noon in the church’s fellowship hall at 230 E. Poplar St.

Tickets cost $8 and are available now in the church office, Mondays through Thursdays, 1 to 4 p.m., and Sundays, 10 to 11 a.m.

The church’s popular apple dumplings will cost $9 for four or $3 for one. Dumpling orders can be placed and luncheon tickets purchased through Sept. 28 at the church office.

Barri Grandey and Cathy Burch are the cochairwomen of this year’s event. The buffet luncheon will feature more than 50 salad options and include rolls, muffins, beverages and desserts. Entertainment will be provided by musician and storyteller Joseph. There will be door prizes of fall decorative items, pottem mums and more.

The Sweet Shop will be open before and after the luncheon and offer homemade baked goods, home-grown produce and apple dumplings for sale.

Proceeds of the event will support mission projects locally and worldwide.

Autumn Leaves Luncheon Cochairwomen Barri Grandey, left, and Cathy Burch, both of Sidney, look at a display they put up at Sidney First United Methodist Church recently, for the upcoming Autumn Leaves Luncheon.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_Dumplings-1.jpgAutumn Leaves Luncheon Cochairwomen Barri Grandey, left, and Cathy Burch, both of Sidney, look at a display they put up at Sidney First United Methodist Church recently, for the upcoming Autumn Leaves Luncheon. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

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