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 Evart City council will host a public hearing at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 14, to get public input on proposed changes to the marijuana ordinance. For information on how to participate in the meeting, visit evart.org or call (231) 734-2181.

• The Fall Festival at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 22275 4 Mile Rd., Reed City, will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 16, and Saturday, Oct. 17. Lots of crafts and books to browse and buy. A drawing for special items will be at 1 p.m., on Saturday. Need not be present to win. For more information call (231) 832-3397.

• The City of Evart is hosting a Halloween Coloring Contest open to students in grades K-4 at Evart Elementary School. One winner will be picked from each grade and will receive a $25 gift card. The deadline to enter is Monday, Oct. 26. Please return your coloring page to your teacher. Winners will be announced on the City of Evart's social media pages and on the City's website: www.evart.org

• The city of Evart is hosting a resident Halloween decorating contest. Submit your form by Oct. 14. Decorate your house by Oct. 26. Judging will take place Oct. 30. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place winners. For additional details and an entry form visit evart.org.

• The Evart city council will meet virtually at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 19. For information on how to access the virtual meeting visit evart.org or call (231) 734-2181.

• The Reed City city council will meet at 7 p.m., Oct. 19. For information on meeting access, visit reedcity.org or call (231) 832-2245.

• Evart city council has set the recommended Halloween trick-or-treating hours from 5 to 8 p.m."