The Friends of the Owatonna Arts Center will host a fall luncheon on October 15th. Lunch will be at noon with the program at 1pm. The featured speaker will be Hobibo Haji, author of Conquering the odds-journey of a shepherd girl. Haji grew up in a hut with a dirt floor in Africa and ultimately made it to the United States where she became a nurse at the Mayo Clinic. Tickets are 25 dollars and must be purchased by October 10th.