A Bring Your Paws to Santa Claus photo event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Columbia County Humane Society, Industrial Road, Portage. Registration is preferred but walk-ins are accepted. A $10 donation to CCHS gets you a free 4x6 photo. Packages are available and CCHS receives 50 percent of sales on packages. Register by calling CCHS at 608-742-3666.


A free Community Healthy Holiday Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Portage Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2100 Highway 33 East, Portage. Bring your family and enjoy a healthy holiday meal. All are welcome. Reservations are appreciated but not required by calling 617-8924.


A free Dream Workshop Group meets at 1 p.m. at Readers Realm Gallery of Books, Gifts and Whimsy, 147 E. Montello St., Montello. The group meets on the second and fourth Mondays of the month. Group leader is Robert Thompson of Portage. The public is invited. Topics include dream research, how to remember and interpret dreams, and the value of group dream work.