The Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce has announced on Thursday, August 31, at 5PM they will be dedicating a memorial to Chamber Executive Barb Larson.

Chamber President Kymn Anderson says, "The inside of the lobby has been refreshed with a new front desk, vibrant new paint and lighting thanks to the contributions of many local businesses." Textile art by Judy Saye-Willis is featured in the lobby.

The Chamber has also commissioned a mosaic featuring a peaceful scene featuring words and images that capture the essence of who Barb was. The mosaic artist, Caron Bell, will be there along with friends and family for the brief dedication where people will share their remembrances of Barb that Anderson says, "will make us all smile."

Refreshments will be provded during the event from 5-6:30PM with the dedication ceremony at 5:30PM.

Anyone who knew Barb will recognize her personality in the mosaic piece She always had a friendly smile on her face and a positive outlook on life and is certainly missed.

Barb Larson Former Faribault Chamber Executive. photo provided by Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce.
Caron Bell, Mosaic Artist.
photo provided by Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce