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Archive for Saturday, September 8, 2001

Society Calendar

September 8, 2001

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Sunday

Lawrence African Violet Club, noon-5 p.m. Fall Sale, South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Mass.

Sigma Alpha Iota, 5:30 p.m., home of Jackie Shmalberg. The Lawrence Alumnae and Patronesses Chapter will host a salad supper for the Beta Beta collegiate chapter. Stanley Shumway will present the program, "The Strange Case of Selle vs. Gibb." For more information, contact Alice Ann Darrow at 749-5684 or Jan Shumway at 842-2597.

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

O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt., featuring The Four B's.

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

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

Monday

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

Lawrence Rotary Club, noon, Hereford House, 4931 W. Sixth St.

Lawrence Flower Club, 1:30 p.m., South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Mass. Program by Steve Jansen on "Early Day Gardens in Lawrence." A short program on "My Mother's Garden" will be given by Lauraine Mulally. Hostess: Alpha Lusk. Visitors welcome.

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

General Federation of Women's Clubs Classics, 5:30 p.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 5700 W. Sixth St.

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

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

Pilot Club, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, conference room D, 6:30 p.m., program meeting; 7 p.m., general meeting. For more information, call 843-5352.

Douglas County Alliance for the Mentally Ill, education and advocacy, 6:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. Caregivers support group for family members and friends, 8 p.m.-9 p.m.

Kaw Valley Accordion Club, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave. For more information, call 841-1740.

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

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

Tuesday

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

Lawrence Breakfast Optimists, 7 a.m., Presbyterian Manor, 1429 Kasold Drive.

Lawrence La Leche League, 10 a.m., nursery of St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 5700 W. Sixth St. Also at 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, meeting room G on the lower level. For more information, call Tess at 331-2864 or Jane at 865-5919. The league's Web site is www.lalecheleague.org.

Lawrence Sertoma Club, 11:45 a.m., Lawrence Holidome. Kim Wilcox, executive director of the Kansas Board of Regents, will give the program.

West Side Study Club, 12:30 p.m., Castle Tea Room.

Kanwaka FCE, 1 p.m., home of Beverly Bourque. Co-hostess: Jean Etherton. Lesson: "Stroke is a Brain Attack" by Aliene Bieber.

Zodiac Club, 1 p.m. Opening meeting and tea. Hostess: Barbara Buck.

Friendship Rebekah Lodge No. 754, 2 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 615 Lincoln St.

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

Phenix Club, dinner, 6 p.m., 515 Kasold Drive, home of Shorty Yost. Assistant hostess, Mary Elzea.

Christian Business and Professional Women's After 5 Club, 6:30 p.m., American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St.

Caregivers Support Group, 7 p.m., 1010 East St., Tonganoxie Nursing Center, Tonganoxie. For more information, call 845-2777.

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

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

American Legion Auxiliary Dorsey Liberty Unit No. 14, 7:30 p.m., American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St.

Jaycees, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, conference room.

National Organization for Women, 7:30 p.m., 818 Avalon. Call Sylvie Rueff, 832-2992, for more information.

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

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

Wednesday

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

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., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt. Music by the JB's.

Cosmopolitan Club, 6:30 p.m., Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive.

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

Head Injury Action Group, 7 p.m.-8 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, conference room G.

Kaw Valley Mycological Society, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. John Thornburg will give a slide presentation on algae.

Support group for depressive/manic-depressive people, 7 p.m., Independence Inc., 1910 Haskell Ave. For more information, call Jim at 749-7210.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., board room, Presbyterian Manor, 1429 Kasold Drive. Lawrence hot line, 841-8841.

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

Thursday

Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hereford House, 4931 W. Sixth St.

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

Lawrence Kiwanis Club, noon, Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terrace.

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

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

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

American Cancer Society's Douglas County Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, Lawrence Room. Open to cancer patients and their families. For more information, contact Donna Flory at 864-4121 or 843-5778.

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

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

Panic Attack Sufferers Support Group Courage Workshop, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, room 428.

Friday

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

Dow Janes, 9 a.m. Hostess: Betsy Joy. Stock representative: Sally Davis.

AARP Board of Directors, Douglas County Chapter, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt.

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 St. Carry-in lunch and cards.

Over Forties Singles Group, 6 p.m., Abe and Jake's Landing, 8 E. Sixth St.

Saturday

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

Betty Washington Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution, 10 a.m. brunch, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine, room D.

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

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

Sons of the American Revolution, Charles Robinson Chapter, 10 a.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass.

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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