October 9, 2011 - October 15, 2011
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»

October 15, 2011

To: Mary Lou Harlow
Happy 80th Birthday Mom - It's 5 O'Clock Somewhere.
—Jackie & Sam Chazanow

To: Dad
Remember that time you fell out of the tree trying to collect walnuts? I didn't think so. Happy harvesting! love, Krissy
—Krissy Dallmann

To: Mom and Annie
Just one short week until we're together again. Thanks for helping to cross off items on the bucket next Saturday night at the Fitzgerald! Minnesota rocks!
—Tammy Crawford-Van Wyhe

October 14, 2011

To: Peder and Guro Liland
Peder and Guro Liland from Lillesand Norway will be guests at the October 15th PHC broadcast at the Fitz as a surprize birthday gift from Bob and Mary Johnson, their American cousins!
—Deb Anderson

To: Carole Moore
Happy 70th October birthday!!!
—Deb Anderson

To: Larry Parks
Happy 33rd birthday Larry. Looking forward to having you guys in town for Christmas. Love, Dad & Diana
—John Parks

October 13, 2011

To: Matthew McMillan
Happy 5th anniversary. Please don't tell your mom we're moving to Canada.
—Daylene McMillan

To: Gillian Tomasini
Happy 21st birthday! Hope you are enjoying your first visit to the Prarie Home Companion Show! Love,
—Mom and Dad Tomasini

October 11, 2011

To: Grandma Jan
Sending our love from St Paul, see you tomorrow!
—Dee, Steve and Katherine Emmert

October 10, 2011

To: Maureen Sylwester pronounced Sylvester
We finally made the pilgrimage because Evan's here at Macalester. Remember when we all saw PHC together at the Hollywood Bowl? It's colder here!
—Monica and Tom Moorman

October 9, 2011

To: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of Muncie Indiana
Dear Pastor John & Pastor Tracy: Don't worry about the empty pews and offering plate. We, a collection of eight, are fine and will be in our regular pew seats next Sunday. Your Trek West Band of Eight.

To: David
Happy 59 Birthday - 30+ years of listening to Prairie Home Companion -starting at the Farm with your mom and dad! Hope your gout is better!
—betty hallett
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