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February 11, 2006

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Sunday

Afternoon Bridge Club, 1 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center.

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. Music by Good Ole 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.

Art Therapy Group, 9 a.m-10 a.m., Lawrence Community Shelter, 214 W. 10th St.

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

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

EPSU-GRO Epilepsy Support Group, first meeting, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Independence Inc. facilities, 2001 Haskell Ave.

General Federation of Women's Clubs Lawrence Classics, 5:30 p.m., McDaniel & McDaniel, 2500 W. 31st St., Suite B. Program: Book reviews.

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.

Monday Evening Bridge Club, 6:45 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center.

Al-Anon for relatives and friends of alcoholics, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt., Room 301.

Alateen, 7 p.m.-8 p.m. For youths, ages 11-19, who are affected by other drinking. For more information, contact Matt at 979-9620 or Jo at 312-9288.

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.

Tuesday

Lawrence Breakfast Optimists, 7 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2415 Clinton Parkway.

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.

AA open meeting, noon-1 p.m., 1141 Mass.

Sertoma Club of Lawrence, noon, Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terrace.

Zodiac Club, 1 p.m., home of Cindy Koester. A paper will be given by Sue McColl followed by program selection and tea.

Round Table, 1:30 p.m. Hostess: LaFay Brooks. Co-hostess: Jo Hicks. Program: Clenece Hills.

Ladies Literary League, 1:30 p.m. Hostess: Mary Lou Hughes. Reviewer: Jo Lutz. Book: "Too Close to the Fault" by Catherine Gildiner.

Ventura Club, 1:30 p.m. Hostess: Betty Jo Haley. Assistant hostess: Mickey Hermreck. Program: Sandra Wiechert.

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., 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A.

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

Xi Gamma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, 7 p.m., home of Jeanie Rodgers, who will provide the theme basket for February. The Valentine queen will be crowned. Connie Yother will give the program.

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.

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

La Leche League of Lawrence, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt. Program: The Family and the Breast-fed Baby.

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.

Welcome Club of Lawrence, 11:30 a.m. lunch, Alvamar Country Club, 1809 Crossgate Drive. Cost: $10. Program: You and Tai Chi. For more information, call 331-0183.

Al-Anon, noon, Trinity Lutheran Church, 1245 N.H.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, noon, 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A.

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

Wednesday Afternoon Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center.

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.

The Douglas County chapter of National Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, 6 p.m., second-floor conference room of Community Health Facility, 200 Maine.

Altrusa International Inc. of Lawrence, 6 p.m. social, 6:30 p.m. dinner and program meeting, Hereford House, 4931 W. Sixth St.

Lawrence River City Lions, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St.

Wednesday Evening Bridge Club, 6:45 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center.

Kaw Valley Mycological Society, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Sherry Kay will present an enhanced version of her "50 Fungi" slide show. Members will meet for a dutch-treat dinner at 5:30 p.m. at Free State Brewery, 636 Mass.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. Check information booth for meeting room.

Caregivers Support Group, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Baldwin Senior Center, 1221 Ind.

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.

Douglas County Infant-Toddler Coordinating Council, 9 a.m., Trinity Respite Care, 2400 W. 31st St.

Lawrence-Douglas County Advocacy Council on Aging, 9:30 a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt.

AA open meeting, noon-1 p.m., 1141 Mass.

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

Lawrence Jayhawk Kiwanis, 6:15 p.m., Conroy's Bar and Grill, 3115 W. Sixth St.

Diabetes Association of Douglas County, 7 p.m., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine.

Macs and More computer users group, 7 p.m., Independence Inc., 2001 Haskell Ave.

Lawrence Corvette Club, 7 p.m., Crown Chevrolet, 3400 S. Iowa. For more information, click on www.lawrencecorvetteclub.com.

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.

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.

Recommended Reading, a book and discussion group, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt.

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

P.E.O. Chapter FZ, noon luncheon. Hostess: Barbara Brand. Co-hostesses: Harriet Shaffer, Doris Stubeck, Shirlie Vaughn and Susan Harwood. Program: Antique jewelry by Phyllis Tiffany. Members are reminded to bring an heirloom.

P.E.O. Chapter HZ, noon luncheon. Hostess: Karen Van Blaricum. Assistants: Mary Corman, Marge Nevius and Cheryl Samp. Program: Tour of Reuter Pipe Organ Co., 1220 Timberedge Road.

P.E.O. Chapter EA, noon, home of Gerry Miller. Hostesses: Jane Budde, Judy Morris, Phyllis Rolfe and Jan Willey. Program: "Translations of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey" by Stanley Lombardo.

P.E.O. Chapter GQ, noon luncheon, 12:45 p.m. meeting. Hostess: Alison Atkins. Assistants: Jan Lewis, Nancy Vogel, Bonnie Lathrop and Diane Zinn. Program: Dru Sampson, Marianna Beach, Mary Lou Humphrey and Sharon Gernon.

P.E.O. Chapter AZ, 12:30 p.m., home of Marlene Penny. Committee: Jennifer Brown, Laura Hedges, Lisa Simons and Naomi Williams.

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

Friday Afternoon Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center.

Al-Anon, 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2415 Clinton Parkway. For more information, call 842-6808.

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

Mothers of Twins, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., For location or more information about the social and support group, call Katie Sadler at 865-2533.

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., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. Speaker: The Rev. Verdell Taylor about St. Luke's AME Church.

Sons of the American Revolution, Charles Robinson Chapter, 10 a.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 11th and Massachusetts streets.

Alzheimer's Support Group, 2:15 p.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt.

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