Tricounty News

Ostmark in Tour of Churches

The Ostmark Lutheran Church, rural Watkins, will be participating in the Litchfield Area Holiday Tour of Churches from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6, Ostmark will have a "Swedish" theme and will be serving refreshments such as Krumkaka, gingersnaps and gingerbread cookies, thumbprints and much more. Tours of the church will be available. Live music will be performed by members throughout the afternoon, as well as the outdoor chimes playing Christmas hymns. Young ladies portraying St. Lucia will be assisting with the serving of refreshments. Ostmark is located approximately seven miles south of Watkins - take 375th Ave south out of Watkins (road by Mies Equip) watch for the signs to turn left on to 330th Street, then right onto 680th Ave. Everyone is welcome to come to this Holiday event at Ostmark, there is no charge. Call the church office at (320) 693-8450, if further directions are needed.

Other participating churches in and near the Litchfield area include: United Methodist, Zion Lutheran, St. Paul's Lutheran, Immanuel Lutheran, Ness, Cornerstone, Beckville, First Presbyterian, Augustana Chapel, and Lighthouse Church. Pick up a tour brochure at the first church you choose. For more information, call (320) 593-8641 or the Methodist Church at (320) 693-3409.