Archive for Saturday, March 3, 2001

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March 3, 2001

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Sunday

Nuts and Bolts Newcomer Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Nuts and Bolts Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Al-Anon, 7 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2211 Inverness Drive.

Celiac Sprue Assn. of the Greater Kansas City area support group, 2 p.m., St. Joseph's Medical Center education center, Interstate 435 and State Line Road. for information, call (785) 236-9454 or (785) 345-2277.

O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Senior Center, 745 Vt., featuring Country Melody.

Celiac Sprue Support Group, 2 p.m., St. Joseph's Medical Center Education Center, Interstate 435 and State Line Road. For more information, call (816) 220-1317.

Monday

Eye-Opener Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 a.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Rotary, noon, Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Presbyterian Manor chapel, 1429 Kasold. For survivors and family members. For more information, call Suzie at Breast Cancer Action, 766-8887.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 964 U.S. Highway 40.

Lawrence Duplicate Bridge Club, 6:45 p.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt.

Al-Anon for relatives and friends of alcoholics, 7 p.m., second floor south entrance, First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt., Room 305.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m.-8 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Meeting Room E, 325 Maine. Lawrence hot line, 841-8841.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., Centenary United Methodist Church, North Fourth and Elm streets.

Caregivers Support Group, 2:15 p.m.-3:45 p.m., Senior Center, 745 Vt.

Eagles Auxiliary, 7 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St.

P.E.O. Chapter JC. Hostess: Chris Heider. Co-Hostess: Linda Longino. Program: Tracey Boswell. Election and installation of officers.

Laureate Alpha Phi of Beta Sigma Phi, 7:30 p.m., home of Evelyn Falen, 2614 Orchard Lane. Program: Piano technology by Mrs. Falen.

Tuesday

Lawrence Breakfast Optimists, 7 a.m., Presbyterian Manor, 1420 Kasold Drive.

Eye-Opener Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 a.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 211 E. Eighth, Suite G. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359.

Nuts and Bolts Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Quitters are Winners, a smoking cessation support group, 7 p.m. Education Class B, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. Current and former smokers are welcome.

Al-Anon/AcoA Any Lengths Group, 8 p.m.-9 p.m., Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.

IOOF Lodge No. 4, 8 p.m., 615 Lincoln.

Lawrence Sertoma Club, 11:45 a.m. luncheon meeting, Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive. (Contact Glenn Woodmancy, 841-4048.)

Quivira Club, 2 p.m. Hostess: Dorothy Schimbler, 5920 Longleaf Drive.

Twentieth Century Club, 1 p.m. Hostesses: Leah Hemenway and Jackie Hinton

Meadowlark Garden Club, 12:30 p.m. refreshments, 1 p.m. meeting. Hostess: Nancy Heck. Co-hostess: Mary Corman. The club will visit the Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art. Carpool from hostesses' house.

Liberty Memorial High School Class of 1933, 11:30 a.m., Sirloin Stockade, 1015 Iowa.

Lawrence Action Civitan Club, noon, Coldwell Banker-McGrew Real Estate offices, 15th and Kasold.

Lawrence Area Business Professionals, 6:30 p.m. dinner, Ramada Inn.

American Legion Dorsey-Liberty Post No. 14, 7:30 p.m., Legionacres, 3408 W. Sixth.

La Leche League of Lawrence's meetings for mothers of nursing toddlers, 10 a.m., 324 Maine St. For more information, call Tess at 331-2864 or Jane at 865-5919. The leagues Web site is www.lalecheleague.org. Program: Toddler Challenges.

No Name Club, home of Helen Edward.

Tennola, 1 p.m., Lawrence Country Club. Founders Day. Hostess: Joanie Bauman. Assistant: Jane Johnson. Steve Jansen, director of the Watkins Museum of History, will give the program.

Friends in Council, 1:30 p.m. Hostess: Ann Walton, 1620 University Drive.

P.E.O. Chapter JJ, 9 a.m. Hostess: Ann Goans.

Stull FCE, 1:30 p.m., home of Joyce Radtke. Lesson: Food technology.

Laureate Beta, Beta Sigma Phi, 12:30 p.m. luncheon, Castle Tea Room, 1307 Mass.

Perceptor Gamma chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, 7 p.m., home of Edna Johnson, McLouth. For information about carpooling call Rachel Lindbloom at 841-7690.

Xi Gamma Omega of Beta Sigma Phi, 7:30 p.m., home of Yvette Ehret. Co-host: Rene Barta. Jean Knight will provide the program.

Wednesday

Eye-Opener Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 a.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Lawrence Toastmasters (public speaking), 7 a.m.-8 a.m., 2518 Ridge Court. Guests welcome. For information, call 749-1668 or (888) 543-6513.

O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 2 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Senior Center, 745 Vt. Music by the JB's.

Alateen, 7 p.m.-8 p.m., basement of 910 Ky., for teen-age relatives of alcoholics.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., board room, Presbyterian Manor, 15th and Kasold. Lawrence hot line, 841-8841.

AA/Al-Anon, 8 p.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Parents Anonymous, 8 p.m.-9 p.m., Calvary Temple Church, 606 W. 29th Terrace.

Cosmopolitan Club, noon, Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive.

Lawrence River City Lions, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St. For more information or to make meal reservations call 841-2819.

Altrusa International of Lawrence, 6 p.m. social, 6:30 p.m. dinner, Fifi's Banquet Connection, 1350 N. Third.

Thursday

Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive.

Eye-Opener Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 a.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Lawrence Kiwanis Club, noon, Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terrace. Nancy Longhurst will present the program called "Magic Carpet Ride."

Lawrence Jayhawk Kiwanis, 6:15 p.m., dinner meeting, Ramada Inn, 2222 W. Sixth. Call Bob Freitag, 843-6448, for reservations or information.

Al-Anon for relatives and friends of alcoholics, 7 p.m., second floor south entrance, First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt., Room 305.

Nuts and Bolts Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

Catholic Adult Singles, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Cordley School, 19th and Vermont streets.

Mothers of Twins, 7 p.m. For location, call Cindy Brickell, 842-6753.

American Cancer Society's Douglas County Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., Lawrence Room, Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Open to all cancer patients and their families. For more information, contact Donna Flory at 864-4121 or 843-5778.

Panic Attack Sufferers Support Group Courage Workshop, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Room 428.

Arthritis Support Group, 6:30 p.m. social, 7:30 p.m. speaker, Neu Physical Therapy Center, 1305 Wakarusa Dr.

Lawrence Region Men and Women's Widowed Group, 6 p.m., American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St. There will be a dinner and entertainment by John Weatherwax and the Junkyard Jazz. For more information, call Bert Bigham at 842-9155.

Friday

Eye-Opener Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 a.m., West Side Presbyterian Church library, 1024 Kasold.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 10 a.m., Centenary United Methodist Church, North Fourth and Elm streets.

Retired Eagles Activity Club, 12:30 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth. Carry-in lunch and cards.

Over Forties Singles Group, 6 p.m., Duffy's in the Ramada Inn, 2222 W. Sixth.

Overcomer's Outreach, scriptural 12 steps for all addictions, 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m., Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship, 700 Wakarusa. Call Anita, 840-0654, for information. Baby-sitting provided. Family members welcome.

Catholic Adults Singles, 6:30 p.m., Abe and Jake's Landing, 8 E. Sixth St. Its a casual get-together.

AARP Board of Directors, Douglas County Chapter, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Senior Center, 745 Vt. (Not held in August or December. Contact: John Studdard, 843-5865.)

Dow Janes, 9 a.m. Hostess: Diane Sanders. Stock representative: Georgia Orchard.

Lawrence African Violet Club, 7:30 p.m., 807 W. 27th Terr. Hostess: Raymond and Robin Russell. Program: Pot party by Raymond Russell. Special events: Blossom contest and Raymond's special raffle.

Saturday

Bushwhacker Breakfast Club, 7 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd.

Overeaters Anonymous, 10 a.m.-11 a.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Meeting Room E, 325 Maine. Lawrence hot line, 841-8841.

Naranon, 10 a.m., 801 1/2 Mass. (upstairs, enter off Eighth Street).

Catholic Adult Singles, 8:30 a.m., Muncher's Bakery, 925 Iowa St. The group meets for coffee, doughnuts and conversation.

The deadline for information for the Society Calendar is noon Wednesday. Send information to Society Editor Karrey Britt, Lawrence-Journal World, 609 N.H., P.O. Box 888, Lawrence, 66044. Fax the information to 843-4512. Or you can send it by e-mail to society@ljworld.com.

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