Free family course on mental illness offered in Savage

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota is offering a free educational course that helps families gain a greater understanding of mental illness, discuss resources, build communication skills, reduce stress and find support. The Family-to-Family course will meet for 12 weeks from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, beginning Feb. 13, at Savage Public Library, 13090 Alabama Ave. S., Savage. Registration is required; call Will or Janet at (952) 890-1669.