German Family Christmas This Weekend

Staff Writer

MINSTER & NEW BREMEN — The Southwestern Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce again is inviting shoppers to shop local this weekend in an open house experience offered by 16 area businesses in what has become known as German Family Christmas.Chamber of Commerce gift certificates can also be purchased at the Lockkeeper’s House, 22 S. Water St., New Bremen, or at Minster Bank in Minster and New Bremen. Gift certificates, products and services are also offered by the chamber in a prize package for which participants can enter the drawing at any participating location. During this German Family Christmas holiday open house, the chamber suggests visiting all 16 locations for more chances to enter. This year’s participating businesses are: Crown Store, Re/Max Select, Dana Kay Interior Designs, The Cornerstone Shop, Topsy Turvy Toys, Elmwood Assisted Living, Holiday Peddler Show at Elmwood Assisted Living, Gilberg Furniture, Western Ohio True Value Hardware, Merchant 31 Minster, Jenni’s Hallmark Shop, Emmy’s Bridal, Ernst Sporting Goods, JBoutique, Intricate Designs and Wagner’s IGA Market.