MENOMONIE — Local musicians the Sue Orfield Band, Emily Menz and Jon Menz have teamed up to perform "A Night to Remember Christmas Concert" at 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, 205 Main St. E.

The concert will feature a mix of classic Christmas carols as well as new arrangements in an effort to raise awareness about homelessness and poverty in the Menomonie area. 

Proceeds will go toward Stepping Stones of Dunn County, a nonprofit providing food, shelter and support to those in need in Dunn County. 

The Sue Orfield Band comprises members Orfield on tenor sax, Mike Schlenker on guitar, Randy Sinz on bass and Dave Schrader on drums. 

Special guest John Lynch will join the group to sing a few Christmas melodies. 

Tickets are $25 for adults or $20 for students and seniors. Those can be purchased by calling 715-235-9726 or at

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