There will be no lack of opportunities to stock up on Christmas cookies in the area next weekend as there are a number of bake sales.

You can start out on Saturday, December 10 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Medford. They'll be serving a breakfast from 8-11AM. On the menu will be french toast, sausage, juice, milk and coffee. It's $5 for adults and children 5 and younger are free. The Christmas Cookie and Candy Sale will run from 8-11AM as well. Fill up the provided boxes with homemade Christmas cookies, candy and party mix and pay $8 a pound.

Hop in the car and stop at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Owatonna for their Cookie Walk. Hours will be 8-10:30AM. The church is at 1909 St. Paul Road.

You'll still have time to swing by the St. John Lutheran Church's Cookie Walk. Their hours are 9AM to noon. Most items are $4 a dozen of $2 a half-dozen. They will also offer cinnamon rolls for $1 each or six for $5. Complimentary coffee and hot cocoa will be served as well. The church is at 1301 Lincoln Ave., Owatonna.