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:

American Legion Post 59: Second Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m., 613 Legion Dr., Montevideo

Chamber Board of Directors: Second Monday of the month at noon.

HIV: Family and Friends Support Group: at Woodland Centers, 1125 SE 6th St., Willmar. Second and fourth Mondays at 5:30 p.m.

School Board: Second Monday of the month at 6 p.m. (Middle School, 2001 Williams Ave, Montevideo).

VFW Auxiliary: Second Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m., 570 S 1st St, Montevideo

Weight Watchers: Mondays at Hope Reformed Church in Montevideo (Lincoln & 17th St., 1502 Lincoln Ave) Weigh-in at 5:30 p.m., meeting begins at 6:00 p.m.

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:

Mon., Nov. 12: Grief Share Support Group - Grief Share is a support group that meets weekly. It’s a warm caring ­environment for those grieving the loss of a loved one, whether it be a spouse, child, family member or friend. It is a 13 week series  which includes video, group discussion and a workbook. People can come in at any point, as each session is self-contained. We’ll meet Mondays at 7 p.m. at ‘The House’ (The Refuge Church Youth Center) located on the corner of Ashmore and Benson Road - 1023 Benson Road.

Mon., Nov. 12: Grief Share Seminar - Grieving? Know someone who is? When you are grieving a loved one’s death, the holiday  season can be especially painful. A GriefShare ‘Surviving the Holidays’ seminar will be held Monday, November 12 @ 6:30 at ‘The House’ - The Refuge Church Youth Center(corner of Benson Rd and Ashmore Avenue), offering practical, actionable strategies for making it  through the holiday season. To register or find out more, call Cindy Sulflow at 320-841-1453.