Local events and meetings for the day.
For changes call 320-269-2156, Fax: 320-269-2159 or (non-office hours) e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org Office Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 8-5p.m., Fri. 8-3 p.m.
Regular Weekly and Monthly Meetings:
AA: Thursdays at 7 p.m. and Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at Carnegie Hall, 125 N 3rd St, Montevideo and Sundays open meeting from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Community Center, 550 S 1st St, Montevideo.
AL-ANON: Thursdays at 8 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 222 N 5th St, Montevideo.
Caregiver Support: Third Thursday of the month at the MORE Cafe (caregiver lunch) at 11:30 a.m. 241 Main St, Milan and educational meeting at 12:30 p.m. at the City Hall. For more information call 320-269-6491 or 1-877-450-6401 Ext. 1146 Care for the care receiver may be available during the program, please ask for details ahead of time. No cost.
NA: Every Thursday at The House (corner of Benson Rd. & Ashmore Ave.) 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Open to all who struggle with any type of addiction. John Enstad at (320) 296-1326.
Pioneerland Library System: Board meeting Thursday, April 20, at 7 p.m. at the community room in the Willmar Public Library, 410 SW 5th St, Willmar.
Scenic Valley Cruisers Car Club: All car enthusiasts welcome! Meeting at 5:30 p.m. at Runnings, 2202 Hwy 7, Montevideo, leave at 6 p.m. Thursdays. No membership needed to participate. Schedule is subject to change. TBA
Toastmasters speaking club: Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m., upstairs in the Willmar Public Library, 410 SW 5th St, Willmar. Easy to follow instruction learning to be comfortable speaking before others as in seeking employment. All are welcome, all ages, come visit.
TOPS: Thursdays at 4:30 p.m. at the Montevideo Community Center, 550 S 1st St, Montevideo. For information call (320) 769-4439.
Gluten Intolerance Support Group - For individuals with an intolerance to gluten/wheat or diagnosed with celiac disease. Jan Bartell: (320) 297-1103 or (320) 598-3355 or Anna Landmark: (320) 226-4569.
Sexual Abuse Survivors Support Group: Meets weekly. For more information, call (320) 269-7397 or 888-564-4894.
Women’s Issues Therapy Group: Call (320) 235-5411.
Other Area Events:Thurs., April 20: Suicide Prevention Workshop - NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) will hold a free, suicide prevention workshop called safeTALK in Willmar. The workshop is evidence-based and will allow time for practice and discussion. It will be held at the Willmar Public Library, 410 5th St. SW, in Multi-Purpose Room, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. For information, or to register, call 651-645-2948 or see “Classes” at namihelps.org