Osceola County community events calendar

OSCEOLA COUNTY — The following is a list of community events happening in and around the area. If you have an event you would like posted on the calendar, or if any information is incorrect, contact cathie.crew@pioneergroup.com:

•    The Reed City Area District Library is hosting December Story Hour at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 15, which will include stories and activities. For more information visit reedcitylibrary.org.

•    The Reed City Area District Library is hosting a “Letters to Santa” event now through Dec. 17.  Visit the library to send a letter to Santa. For more information visit reedcitylibrary.org.

•    The Green Gold Diner in Evart is hosting a free community dinner beginning at 2 p.m., Dec. 18, at the Crossroads Community Church, 110 S. Main St., Evart. For more information follow The Green Gold Diner Facebook page.

•    BC Pizza in Evart will host breakfast with Santa at 9 a.m., Dec. 19.

•    The Evart city council will meet at 8 p.m., Dec. 20, at the Depot, 200 Main St., Evart. A work session will begin at 7:30 p.m. The public is welcome. For more information visit evart.org or call 231-734-2181.

•    The Reed City city council will meet at 7 p.m., Dec. 20, at the city hall, 227 East Lincoln Ave, Reed City. For more information visit reed city.org or call 231-832-2245.

•    The Osceola County board of commissioners will meet at 9:30 a.m., Dec. 21, at the Osceola County Courthouse, 301 Upton Ave., Reed City. For more information visit Osceola-county.org or call 231-832-3261.

•    The Reed City Area District Library will host a holiday scarf wreath crafting event from 6 to 8 p.m., Dec. 21, at the library. The event is open to all crafters. Scarves, frames, some décor and hot glue guns will be provided. For registration, or for more information visit reedcitylibrary.org.

•    The Hersey Township board of trustees will meet at 7 p.m., Dec. 21, at 108 S. Main St., Hersey. For more information call 231-465-4299.

•    The Richmond Township board of trustees will meet at 7 p.m., Dec. 21, at the township hall, 21717 Howard St., Reed City. For more information call 231-832-2880.

•    The Reed City Food Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 831 S. Chestnut St., Reed City.

•    The Reed City Senior Center at 219 E. Todd Ave., hosts the following events weekly: Wednesdays at noon - Fun Bingo; Thursdays at noon- Euchre; Friday – doors open at 10:30 a.m., Early Bird at 11:30 a.m. and Regular Bingo at noon. The first Wednesday of each month there will be a potluck at 11:30 a.m.  For further information regarding activities or volunteering call 231-832-1136.

•    The Reed City winter parking ban is in effect now until April 1. Parking is prohibited on any street in Reed City between 2:30 and 6 a.m.

•    The Evart winter parking ban is in effect now through April 1. Parking is prohibited on any street in the city between 2 and 6 a.m. this does not apply to the north side of 6th Street between Main and River streets.