Happenings is free, and submissions are run on a first-come, first-serve basis and as space allows. Happenings entries that include date, time and place, as well as a contact person’s name and telephone number, of an event can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, Dec. 24
Overeaters Anonymous Detroit Lakes Serenity Group meets Tuesdays at noon in the second floor library of the First Lutheran Church.
Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church host a Christmas Eve candlelight service at 9 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 25
First Lutheran Church, DL, hosts Christmas dinner from noon to 2 p.m. for any area residents, especially those that will be alone at Christmas. Meals can be delivered within the DL city limits. Contact the church before noon on Dec. 23 at 844-2808 and leave your name, address, phone number and number of meals needed. There is no charge for the meal.
These Happenings section items or events do not have a specific date, or take place on more than one day.
DL area adaptive hockey
The Detroit Lakes Area Adaptive Hockey is a new team that spends time on the ice working towards being a part of Minnesota Special Hockey, and is open to any age and ability. Practice is Sundays at 7 p.m. in the Kent Freeman Arena. Registration is required prior to participation. Please call 507-830-1452 for more information.
Senior drive safety class
An eight-hour defensive driving class is Jan. 6 and 7 from 12:30-4:30 p.m. in the United Community Bank, 301 West Main, Perham. Cost is $20. A four-hour refresher course is Jan. 7 from 12:30-4:30 p.m. Cost is $13. To register, call Denise Lillis at 346-3336.
St. Mary’s EMS is hosting two classes. An EMT class is Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 26-April 10, from 6-10 p.m. in the St. Mary’s EMS building. Cost is $675. A First Responder class is Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 3-March 31, from 6-10 p.m. in the EMS building. Cost is $25. For questions or to sign up for either class, contact Brent Kaiser at 847-0817.
Breastfeeding support group
A Breastfeeding Support Group is Tuesdays from 3 to 4 p.m. in St. Mary’s Essentia Health conference rooms A & B. Women and children only. Please call the OB floor for more information or to sign up at 847-0804.
Follow us on Twitter @DLNewspapers