Christ’s Community Closet will be open Saturday, Dec. 9 at the Benson Fire Department, 313 S. Elm St. The event is sponsored by the Benson Area Ministerial Association and the Benson Area Chamber of Commerce.
Hours of operation are 9 to 11 a.m. for parents who have received referrals from the local school counselors and churches. The afternoon session from noon until 2 p.m. is open for other Benson area residents who have needs but have not received referrals.
Toys for the closet are being accepted until Dec. 6 at the Benson Chamber of Commerce office, 122 E. Main St. At Christmas on Main, which is Dec. 1, there will be boxes on the corner of Market and Main streets to collect toys.