HONEY CREEK, 4–4:30 p.m. – Discovery Hike – Get a sampling of Honey Creek Resort State Park’s nature during this half-hour hike with a naturalist. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to go off-trail. Great for all ages.
APPANOOSE COUNTY TOBACCO FREE COALITION, meets the third Thursday of each month at Drake Public Library.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS AND AL ANON, meet Thursdays at 8 p.m. in the basement at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Call (641) 856-3398 with questions.
GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS, holds meetings every Thursday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Camel Club, 410 West Keota St. in Ottumwa. Call (641) 682- 8741, ext. 301.
LEGION AUXILIARY, meets the second Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. in the First Lutheran Church basement.
PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP, will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month in Conference Room A at Mercy Medical Center. Patients and caretakers are welcome to attend.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY, is held every Friday at 6 p.m. at Centerville Assembly of God, 1020 E. Maple St. in Centerville.
MEMORY MINDERS/ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION, holds a support group on the third Friday of each month at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville at 9 a.m. Facilitator Sherrie Doggett may be contacted at (641) 437-4111.
HONEY CREEK, 4–4:30 p.m. – Feeding Station Hike – Help the naturalists fill the feeders at the feeding station and search for animal clues. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. The trails are relatively flat and easy to walk.
HONEY CREEK, 11–11:30 a.m. – Fish Printing – Join a naturalist in the lobby to learn about fish and make a fish print to take home. Paints will be used while making prints – wear something that can get dirty. Great for all ages.
1 p.m. and 3 p.m.– Recycled Christmas Ornament, Learn now to take common items around your house and turn them into amazing Christmas ornaments. Participants will make an ornament to take home and some to decorate our recycled Christmas tree which will be decorated on Thanksgiving weekend. Meet in the basement of the Activities Building. Great for all ages.
2–3 p.m. – Animal Cache, If you were a squirrel, where would you hide your cache? Join a naturalist on this one-hour hike to look for winter hiding places. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages.
6–6:30 p.m. – Nature Tales – Join a naturalist around the Activities Building fire ring to enjoy s’mores and listen to stories about nature.
NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, meets Sundays at 7:30 p.m. in the basement at Mercy Medical Center. Call (641) 856- 3398 with questions.