Archive for Saturday, May 8, 2004

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May 8, 2004

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Sunday

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 Good Old Boys.

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

Al-Anon, 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 Rotary Club, noon, Hereford House, 4931 W. Sixth St.

Lawrence Flower Club, 1:30 p.m., South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Mass. The program, "How to Speak In Public with Power and Confidence," will be given by Andy Sherman. Arthur Burgess will give the short program, "Operation Wild Flowers." Hostess: Lois Harrell.

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 Breast Cancer Action at 766-8887.

General Federation of Women's Clubs Lawrence Classics, 5:30 p.m., McDaniel & McDaniel, 2500 W. 31st St., Suite B. For more information, call 331-4575. Christy Knapp will give a flower workshop for the program. Installation of officers will be conducted.

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

Pilot Club, 6:30 p.m., program meeting; 7 p.m., general meeting. For more information, call 594-6524.

Lawrence Duplicate Bridge Club, 6:45 p.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt. For more information, call Glenna Herd at 865-4049.

Al-Anon for relatives and friends of alcoholics, 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 & Cafe, 700 N.H. For more information, call James Fouche-Schack at 887-6714.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Community Drop-In Center, 214 W. 10th St. For more information, call the center at 832-8864 or the Lawrence Open Shelter at 832-0040.

P.E.O. JJ, 9:30 a.m. Hostess: Cheri Thompson, 4513 Broadmoor 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 842-9672 or Jane at 865-5919. The league's Web site is www.lalecheleague.org.

Sertoma Club of Lawrence, noon, Hereford House, Sixth Street and Wakarusa Drive.

Ladies Literary League, noon luncheon, 4712 Turnberry Drive. It's the spring luncheon. Hostesses: Madelyn Moss, Nancy Yacher and Dana Prijatel.

Zodiac Club, 12:30 p.m. Hostess: Nancy Leak. It's the spring luncheon.

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, 6 p.m., salad supper, home of Norma Dwyer.

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.

Xi Gamma Beta Sigma Phi, 7 p.m.

Sons of Confederate Veterans, 7 p.m., Constitution Hall, 319 Elmore St., Lecompton

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.

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 Club, 7 a.m., United Way Building, 2518 Ridge Court. For more information, contact Barbara Bishop at 843-2963.

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

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.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Community Drop-In Center, 214 W. 10th St. For more information, call the center at 832-8864 or the Lawrence Open Shelter at 832-0040.

Lawrence Kiwanis Club, noon, Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terrace. Program: Bob Moore, president of Kiwanis International. It's the club's 85th anniversary celebration.

Lawrence Jayhawk Kiwanis, 6:15 p.m., dinner meeting, Don's Steak House, 2176 E. 23rd 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., 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.

Countryside Garden Club, 9:30 a.m. Hostess: Mary Kate Ambler. Ann Peuser, of Clinton Parkway Nursery, will present a program on new Hosta varieties.

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.

Lawrence Catholic Adult Singles, 5:45 p.m., 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.

Sons of the American Revolution, Charles Robinson Chapter, 10 a.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1100 Mass.

Betty Washington Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution, 10 a.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. The club will have installation of officers and hand out certificates.

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