Singing Friends prepare for 10th anniversary concert

Under the direction of Karen de Boer, the Singing Friends rehearse at All Saints Lutheran Church in NYA on Jan. 28. The community chorus – with about 30 members from McLeod, Sibley and Carver counties – practices every Tuesday from 7:30 to 9 p.m. They will have their 10th anniversary concert on April 26 and 27. Locations have yet to be determined. Left, pianist Carrie Knott accompanies the group.For more information, contact de Boer at 320-864-2742. (NYA Times staff photos by Adam Gruenewald)