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Archive for Saturday, August 9, 2003

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August 9, 2003

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Sunday

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

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

Al-Anon for relatives and friends of alcoholics, 7 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2211 Inverness Drive.

Monday

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

Lawrence Region Men's and Women's Widowed Group, 9 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St.

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

Lawrence Flower Club, 1:30 p.m., South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Mass. A representative of the Monarch Watch will be the speaker. The program topic is fall plantings for butterflies and moths. The short program, plant markers, will be given by Arthur Burgess, co-president of the club. Hostess: Mary Beth Musick.

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 Pilot Club, 6:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Room G.

Al-Anon, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt., Room 301.

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

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

Lawrence Chess Club, 7 p.m.-10 p.m., Borders Books Music and Cafe, 700 N.H. For more information, call Jamie Schrack at 842-8106.

Tuesday

Lawrence Breakfast Optimists, 7 a.m., Smith Center, 4730 Brandon Woods Terrace.

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

Lawrence La Leche League, 10 a.m., second-floor conference room of Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 200 Maine. Also at 7 p.m., in a lower-level meeting room of Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. For more information, call Julie at 766-8681 or Jane at 865-5919. The league's Web site is www.lalecheleague.org. Program: Why Breast-feed Beyond Three Months?

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.

Lawrence Region Men's and Women's Widowed Group potluck supper, 5:30 p.m., Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 6001 W. 15th St.

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

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

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

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.

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

Jaycees, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital Conference Room, 325 Maine.

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

Al-Anon/AcoA Any Lengths Group, 8 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 Club, 7 a.m., United Way Building, 2518 Ridge Court. For more information, contact Barbara Bishop at 843-2963.

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

Douglas County Alliance for the Mentally Ill, 6:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt., Room 201 North. A caregivers support group for family and friends follows at 8 p.m. For more information, call Peter Horton, president, at 865-2636 or Howard O'Connor at 843-1884.

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

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. Check information booth for meeting room. Lawrence hot line, 841-8841.

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

Douglas County Amateur Radio Club, 7 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper St.

Kaw Valley Mycological Society, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library gallery, 707 Vt. The group will view the video "Large Fungi: Shaping Forest Structure," by Johann N. Bruhn. Members will meet for a dutch-treat dinner at 5:30 p.m. at Free State Brewing Co., 636 Mass.

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, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt., Room 301.

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

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, 325 Maine. 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, 325 Maine.

Friday

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

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

National Association of Retired Federal Employees, noon, American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St.

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

Lawrence Catholic Adult Singles, 5:45 p.m., Raoul's, 815 N.H. Newcomers should look for the Jayhawk.

Over Forties Singles Group, 6 p.m., Kaspar's Bar & Grill, 3115 W. Sixth St.

Saturday

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

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

Betty Washington Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution, 10 a.m. brunch, First Baptist Church Room 149, 1330 Kasold Drive.

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