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Spring Market ongoing at Monroe's Civic Center

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - It's a one-stop shop overat Monroe's Civic Center this weekend with the Junior League of Monroe's annualSpring Market.

Spring Market is theJunior League's biggest fundraiser of the year, with special events that drawin big crowds.

Event organizers said morethan 200 people attended the kick-off brunch and about 600 people attendedFriday night's Girls Just Want to Have Fun event.

"We have several committees that arecommunity facing and all the money raised at Spring Market goes back to thosecommittees that are directly community impacting. So we have things like TLC, whichis Tools and Literacy for Children. We also give out several mini grants andendowments funds to local charities and things of that nature," ChairwomanMeghan Sharp said.

The shopping will continueSunday from noon-5 p.m. Tickets are $8 at the door.

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