Current Greetings
The most recent week's greetings, Sunday through Saturday, are posted here in descending order. Scroll down to see previous days. Reach out and touch someone! Send your own greeting»

August 28, 2014

To: Bonnie (Sunshine)
When I married you, I didn't know I was also marrying the State Fair. Happy 30th wedding anniversary! May I give you your present now? Love, Denny...
—Denny Rue

August 27, 2014

To: Mary
A HUGE thank you to our dear Mary for her wonderful gift all these years of tickets to the Prairie Home Companion Show LIVE from the Minnesota State Fair! The gift of bringing together friends and family for a day - PRICELESS. But Garrison, if you happen to have T-shirts, we're in Plaza Center, row 16, seats 29 thru 32 this year :-)
—Linda Rios

To: Daryl Mark and Sue Olson
I hate to boast, but I truly have the best role models for a wonderful marriage. Happy 40th, Mom and Papa!
—Carrie Mark

August 25, 2014

To: Daryl and Sue Mark
After 40 years of marriage, your six kids and 10 grandkids are concerned about your propensity for kissing in public, yet relieved that nothing changes.
—Amanda Mark

August 24, 2014

To: Richard Campbell
Dad, I just want you to know that birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest.
—Wendi Campbell

August 19, 2014

To: Jesse Aguirre
Happy Anniversary, my dear, Jess. It's been 32 years that we have been together. Thanks for all you've been and all you've done to be a great companion.
—Fran Frain Aguirre

August 14, 2014

To: Patrick Gorman
Happy Birthday to my dazzling dad!! Love You!!
—Tara Gorman

August 11, 2014

To: Papa Pete
Thank you for all your help during this time Dad. We love you so much! Here's to manhattans, booyah and Pickle Pete's with Frankie and Finn.
—Lindsay Simmons

July 26, 2014

To: Barb
Happy 45th Anniversary on 7/26. Hope for many, many more, but don't think that we'll make it another 45 years!! Couldn't be a better place to celebrate than here in Minnesota on The Island. All my Love---Mike
—Michael Belt

July 13, 2014

To: Christine Mader
Happy birthday to my best Champagne and Argentine tango amiga. I wish for you lots of Clicquot and many fine tandas.
—Abbey Shoemaker
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Announce an engagement, admonish the babysitter, celebrate a birthday, or just say hi. At each live show, we collect greetings from the audience and from the Web site for Garrison to read on the air.

Each week's greetings will be collected and posted with that week's broadcast in the archive, and may be selected to be read on the air. To see your greeting, go to "Old Shows" and find the week you submitted it.

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