SMS students make 136 blankets for area charitiesSMS students made 136 blankets which to donate to area shelters and hospitals, Friday, Feb. 8.
Each year, Somerset Middle School students make fleece tie blankets to donate to area shelters. This year, SMS students made 136 blankets. It took the students around two hours to make the blankets.
The blankets were donated to area hospitals and shelters including Turningpoint (River Falls), Grace Place (Somerset), Lakeview Hospital (Stillwater, Minn.) and Woodwinds Hospital (Woodbury, Minn.).
The blankets were made from fleece donated by SMS students or purchased with money donated by SMS students.
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