Join Connections Area Agency on Aging for their first Sugar & Spice Gingerbread Gala! A family FUNdraiser to raise dough for services to help older Iowans remain independent.

The Gala is from 10:00-2:00. Special activities will include a Gingerbread House competition. Entries need to be at the Ho Chunk Centre by 10:00 AM and will be on display until 2:00 PM. Compete on professional, amateur adult, family or child (age 7-17) levels. Judging will take place at noon with prizes and an live and simultaneous on-line auction of professional and donated amateur houses at 1:00 PM. Houses must be picked up after the auction.

Family Fun activities will be available throughout the event including decorate and take cookies for a minimal donation. Note: the Ho Chunk Centre has asked for no food or drink to be consumed on-site. Bags will be provided to take the decorated cookies home.

More info, entry and sponsorship forms can be found at is available on the street and parking garages. Please be considerate and do not park in the Wells Fargo bank lot as they will be open for business.