HUGER -- The Francis Marion Ranger District will hold an open house today to celebrate both the opening of its new building and its 75th anniversary as a national forest.

The public is welcome. The building is located at 2967 Steed Creek Road. Hours are 9 a.m.-noon. People can tour the energy-efficient building, see a sweetgrass weaving exhibition, watch a demonstration of police dogs and get a chance to win door prizes for local goods and services. No registration is required.