Local events and meetings for the day.

Events are subject to change without notice. If inclement weather please check ahead with events for delays, cancellations or postponements. For changes call 320-269-2156, Fax: 320-269-2159 or (non-office hours) e-mail to mbutzin@montenews.com  Office Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 8-5p.m., Fri. 8-3 p.m.

Regular Weekly and Monthly Meetings:

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:

December 1, 2, 3: Advent Festival Open House - Friday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 2 from 1-6 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3 from 12-4 p.m. Calvary Lutheran Church of Willmar at 302 Olena Avenue, Willmar is hosting a coming of Christmas 2017 Advent Festival. Them is “From Heaven Above to Earth I Come” celebrating over 50 years. No admission charge and handicapped accessible. Parents urged to bring their children.

Saturday, December 2: 32nd Annual Museum Open House & Holiday Sale - Museum open 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Holiday Sale 9 a.m. - 12 noon with refreshments by the High Tea Committee. Located at Stevens County Historical Society & Museum at 116 West Sixth Street, Morris, MN 56267. Shopping, quilt raffle tickets available, white elephant gift bags, view new historic exhibits, delicious baked goods. For more information 320-589-1719, info@stevenshistorymuseum.com, www.stevenshistorymuseum.com