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WHO: Our Lady Queen of Peace parish
WHAT: The 54th annual Smorgasbord and Bazaar
WHEN: 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7
WHERE: Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 132 Butcher St., Bethalto
WHY: For more than 50 years, the parish has hosted this fundraiser for the church. This year, the menu will include turkey and dressing, pigs in a blanket, mashed potatoes, vegetables, salad and dessert. “We’d like to invite the public to join us Dec. 7 and ‘pig out,’” chef Lori Czeschin said. Adults are $10, children are $5, and admission is free for children younger than 5. For more information, call (618) 377-6519.