Crawford County Republicans
Sen. Caryn Tyson, R-Parker, will be the featured speaker at the Crawford County Republican Party's meeting in Girard at 6:30 pm Thursday, August 17, at the Raymond Community Home, 301 S Osage
Cherokee Senior Citizens
Due to trouble with the water at the Community Building. The Cherokee Senior Citizens will meet at the Cherokee United Methodist Church Thursday August 17th at 11:30 AM. A pot luck lunch will be served at noon. All those attending should bring their best dish or dessert. All city of Cherokee seniors are welcome to attend.
A breakfast club for Alzheimer’s caregivers will meet at 9 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 415 N. Pine. The club meets the third Thursday of every month and offers an opportunity to talk with those who share similar issues. Anyone may attend who serves as a family caregiver to an individual with a dementia like Alzheimers. For more information, call 778-1806.
United Mine Workers
The monthly meeting of United Mine Workers of America, District 12, Local 14 will meet Thursday at 1 p.m. a the Homer Cole Community Center, 3303 N. Joplin. The meeting is open to all UMWA members.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 0884 meetings are held each Thursday at Knights of Columbus Towers, 700 N. Pine. Private weigh-ins begin at 9 a.m. Business meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. Each week, a program is presented for support and motivation for members to reach and maintain their weight-loss goals. Visitors are always welcomed. Please call 724-4342 or 235-1866 for more information.
Co-Dependents Anonymous is a 12 step fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is recovery from codependence and the development and maintenance of healthy relationships. CoDA meets at 6:30 p.m. at 606 E. Atkinson. For further information call 620-231-6977
Frontenac American Legion Bingo
Frontenac American Legion conducts bingo games every Thursday evening at the Frontenac Senior Citizen Center located at 113 N. Crawford in Frontenac. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and play begins at 6:30 p.m.
Pittsburg Noon Kiwanis
The Pittsburg Noon Kiwanis meets every Thursday at noon in the dePaul Hall at Via Christi Hospital.