By Ivan Raconteur
SILVER LAKE, MN Lester Prairie residents Mike and Kim Schauer, and their sons, Trever, 3, and Cory, 9 months, lost everything when their home was destroyed by fire March 7.
A benefit has been organized to help the Schauer family rebuild their home. The benefit will take place Saturday, April 18 at the Silver Lake Auditorium, 320 East Main Street, Silver Lake. The event will include a pork chop dinner, cost $10, prepared by Bump’s Family Restaurant, from 4 to 8 p.m. There will also be a silent auction from 4 to 8 p.m.
Anyone who wishes to donate items for the silent auction can contact Jeff Engen at First Community Bank Lester Prairie at (320) 395-2515.
Cash donations are also being accepted. Checks can be dropped off at the bank, or mailed to Schauer Fire Fund, c/o First Community Bank, PO Box 128, Lester Prairie, MN 55354.
Following the dinner and silent auction, there will be music provided by DJ Craig. A cash bar will also be available.