The Owatonna In Support of Alzheimer's is currently auctioning off chairs decorated and designed by area artists. The auction can be found here at Owatonna In Support of Alzheimer's chair auction.

Eleven local artists have given a wooden chair that they have made into a piece of art. Bidding on the chairs and also 5 pillows made from fabric artwork created by local individuals living with dementia ends Thursday, September 11 at 12noon.

This Sunday, September 17 is the date for the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's. The Owatonna walk is one of more than 600 walks nationwide and is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funding for Alzheimer's. The event runs from 9-1PM in Mineral Springs Park in Owatonna.

To find out more about the group of the auction contact Deb Gillard at (507)-213-1305.