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.
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 is Sherrie Doggett who can be contacted at (641) 437-4111.
WAPELLO COUNTY FARMER’S MARKET, is now open every Friday from 2-6 p.m. at Family Video on Albia Road in Ottumwa until late October as long as the weather permits. This is a certified market to accept WIC SFMNP and CVVs.
HONEY CREEK, 4–4:30 p.m. – Reptile Hike — Join a naturalist for this half hour hike to visit the reptile hides and learn about reptiles. Meet on the Activities Building deck. Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to go off trail. Great for all ages, but some areas may have rough terrain.
DAVIS COUNTY FARMER’S MARKET, will be held from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on the Davis County Courthouse lawn in Bloomfield.
HONEY CREEK, 11–11:30 a.m. – Iowa Mammals Clue – Which Iowa mammal is the money marsupial native to North America? Meet a naturalist in the lobby to learn answers to this question and other interesting mammal facts.
Water Ball Baseball – Swing batter,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color batter!, 1 p.m. Join us in this inventive game to play baseball with a water-soaked ball. Meet at the Activities Building. Great for all ages.
Migration Walk, 2–3 p.m., It’s the beginning of winter migration. Join a naturalist on this special hike to discover some of the birds migrating through the area. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable clothes. This hike is great for all ages.