St. Mary’s Catholic
WILLMAR — An area bereavement workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Church of St. Mary in Willmar. Linda Winter Hodgson will speak on “Whispering Hope: Learning from Those Who’ve Gone Before” while Della Conroy will express what she is hearing through painting. There will be a wellness time with hand and seated chair massages, blood pressure checks and more. Registrations are requested by calling 320-235-0118 but walk-ins are welcome. Everyone is welcome.
Hawk Creek Lutheran
SACRED HEART — The fall bazaar will be from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Hawk Creek Lutheran Church, rural Sacred Heart. Country store, bakery, crafts, cards, lefse, lunch served.
Zion Irving Lutheran
HAWICK — The harvest sale will begin with a meal at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Zion Irving Lutheran Church, rural Hawick. It will be followed by the auction at 7 p.m.
MURDOCK — Soup and sandwich dinner will be served from 10:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at Bethesda Lutheran Church, north of Murdock. A variety of homemade soups with pulled pork sandwiches and bars. Adult tickets are $10, ages 6-12 are $5, 5 and under eat free, family cap of $30.
Our Redeemer’s Lutheran
BENSON — The 65th annual Norwegian smorgasbord will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson. Roast pork, mashed potatoes and gravy, meatballs, deviled eggs, rommegrot, sotsuppe, potet klub, rullepolse, lefse, flatbrod, coleslaw, relishes, assorted fancy cookies and coffee. Adult tickets are $15, ages 12 and under are $5.
WILLMAR — The fall conference will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, and 10 a.m., 2 and 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25-26, at End-Time Glory Ministries in Willmar. Partners lunch Saturday at noon. No charge but register by calling 320-262-3959 or online at endtimeglory.net.
BROOTEN — The fall bazaar will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brooten. Granny’s attic, Scandinavian room, arts and crafts room, book room, baked goods and garden produce; noon lunch of soups, hot turkey and hot beef sandwiches, bars, coffee and milk.
St. Francis de Sales Catholic
BELGRADE — A sausage and pancake supper will be served from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Belgrade. Adult tickets are $10, ages 5-12 are $6, 4 and under eat free.
COSMOS — A very Lutheran hot dish supper will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at First Lutheran Church in Cosmos. Hot dish, scalloped potatoes, Jello, pickles, bread, dessert and beverage.