•TEEN READ WEEK Oct. 16-22. Pull a book title from a jar, favorite books from the teen group. Comments from people about the book will go on display.
•CHAPTER D, P.E.O., will meet at 7 p.m. on Oct. 16 in the home of Sharon Walker.
•MORAVIA HS VOLLEYBALL DISTRICTS, home vs. Russell – 7 p.m.
•TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets every Tuesday at the First Baptist Church. Weigh-in 6 to 6:30 p.m. Meeting 6:30 to 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.
•APPANOOSE COUNTY DEMOCRATS meet each Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Democrat Headquarters on North 13th, across from the Eyewear Gallery.
•MYSTIC BOOSTER CLUB BINGO, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Mystic Booster Club on Main Street.
•RATHBUN LAKE AREA COMPASSIONATE PARENTS GROUP meets every second Tuesday of each month at the Albia Methodist Church. 7 p.m. Call 856-2650 for information.
•ROTARY CLUB meets each Wednesday at noon at The Manhattan Steakhouse in Centerville.
•AMERICAN LEGION, Wil-Rog-Mor, Post 407 of Unionville, Iowa, will meet the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.
•STORYTIME at Drake Public Library every Wednesday at 1:15 p.m.
•NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS will meet from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Mercy Medical Centerville. No smoking. Use front entrance door and follow signs to meeting room. The hotline number is 682-1286. For information call 856-3398.
•TEEN ADVISORY BOARD will meet at 3:45 p.m. at the Drake Public Library.
•GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS will be meeting at 10:30 a.m. every Thursday at the Camel Club, 410 Keota in Ottumwa. Call 641-682-8741, ext. 301.
•SOUP SUPPER by Appanoose County Democrats on Thursday, Oct. 19, starting at 5 p.m. It will be held at the Democrat headquarters, 118 N. 13th in Centerville. Everyone welcome. Free will donation.
•HPC DRIVE-THROUGH DINNER at State Street Station 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Menu: Beef and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans and dessert. $5 per meal. Free delivery within city, call 895-4513.
•CENTERVILLE MASONS meet the first Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at Jackson Masonic Lodge.
•APPANOOSE COUNTY REPUBLICANS meet the third Thursday of the month at the Appanoose County Courthouse at 7 p.m.
•AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY 214 meets the second Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church basement at 15th and Sheridan, Centerville.
•A.A./AL-ANON will meet at 8 p.m. every Thursday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church basement. Open to the public the last Thursday of every month. Call 856-3398 for information.
•AMERICAN LEGION PAUL DIXON POST 340 will meet the first Friday of each month at 7 p.m.
•MERCY MEDICAL CENTER AUXILIARY board meeting wil be held at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 20 in Conference Room A at the hospital.
•WOODLAND MOUNDS FALL COLORS HIKE will be held at Honey Creek State Park, Rathbun Lake, on Friday, Oct. 20 from 5 to 6 p.m. Celebrate Iowa Archaeology Month with a hike in the woods discover ing ancient burial mounds and artifacts. Meet at the trail head at the far east end of the park.
•MOULTON HAUNTED HOUSE Oct. 20-22, 27-29, 7 to 10 p.m. $4. All new, it will be above Crossline Center.
•ALBIA HAUNTED HOUSE Oct. 20-22, 27-29, 31. 7 to 11 p.m. Sunday 7 to 10 p.m. $5.
•CINEMA 4 MOVIES: Oct. 20-26: Flicka, The Grudge 2, The Marine, Open Season.
•TROLLEY RIDES every Friday to historic places in Centerville. Commentary by Dave Stuart. Leave from The Continental on the square at 1:30 p.m. $3 per person. Rides will continue through Pancake Day. Groups can make reservations by calling Stuart at 856-3909.
•CENTERVILLE HS FOOTBALL at Mount Pleasant.
•SEYMOUR HS FOOTBALL home vs. Russell – 7 p.m.
•MORAVIA HS FOOTBALL home vs. Harmony – 7 p.m.
•CENTERVILLE AMERICAN LEGION BINGO every Saturday night. Doors open by 3 p.m., early bird bingo at 5:30 p.m. Regular games follow. Held at 114 North 13th. You can park on Main Street and use the back door. Phone 641-856-8924.
•EAGLES BINGO will be held on the Levee every Sunday. Early bird at 5:30 p.m., regular at 6 p.m. New prices and prizes, $1
•HAUNTED HISTORY TOUR through Oakland Cemetery sponsored by the Appanoose County Historical Society. Walking tour will visit 10 sites, including the arch, chapel and gravesites where you will learn history from some of our best historians, including Enfys McMurry. Tickets: $7. Purchase at the chapel that night. For more information, call Lisa Eddy at 437-3191.
•MERCY MEDICAL CENTER AUXILIARY ANNUAL BAZAAR will be held Saturday, Nov. 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. KC Hall, 922 W. State in Centerville. Lunch served. Ornaments, Bingo, raffles, crafts, homemade candy, baked goods, free door prizes. All proceeds donated to the hospital.
•HEARTLAND PREGNANCY CENTER will have its annual fund raising banquet Nov. 3. Featured speaker will be J.J. Jasper of American Family Radio. The banquet will be held at IHCC cafeteria, Ottumwa. For ticket information contact 641-683-3030.
•NIGHT SKY OPRY Nov. 4 at the Simon Estes Auditorium with guests Pat Meade, The Aloes, Five-Piece Ladies Barbershop. Good country music. Admission $9.