Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

November 23, 2013

This Week Nov. 25-Dec.1


The Daily Iowegian

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CENTERVILLE LEGION POST 214, meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Continental at St. Joseph’s in the meeting room to the right of the V.A. office.

APPANOOSE COUNTY WEEKLY MEALS, a free meal and fellowship is held every Monday at Faith United Methodist Church on Highway 5 north of John Deere. Meals are available from 5-6 p.m. Rides are not being provided at this time. The menu for today will be chicken strips, party potatoes, green beans, home made bread, strawberry fluff with milk, water lemonade,coffee or tea to drink. St. Mary’s Catholic Church will host this meal

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TUESDAY 26

BOB GROUP, meets at Centerville City Hall at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

JOIN NEST, a parent education class for expecting parents or parents with children up to 5 years old. Any parents can attend by filling out an enrollment packet. The class is Tuesdays at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. and Thursdays at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Extension Office, 501 N. 12th St. in Centerville.

TAKING OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, “TOPS,” meets Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. Weigh-in begins at 6 p.m. and meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Everyone welcome.

AMERICAN LEGION 280, in Moulton, will meet the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Legion Hall.

TOUCHING OUR GRIEF, an ongoing educational grief and support group though HCI Care Service, meets the third Tuesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at the office HCI Care Services, 103 E. Van Buren St., Centerville. It is free and open to the public. For more information contact Brian Hargrave, bereavement counselor, at (641) 856-5502.

WEDNESDAY 27

HONEY CREEK, 9–10 a.m. – Turkey Hike – Join a naturalist on this one hour hike to learn about turkeys and search for them. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages.

UNIONVILLE IOWA LEGION POST, meets the first Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Legion Building.

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, meets Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. in the basement at Mercy Medical Center. Call (641) 856- 3398 with questions.

ROTARY CLUB, meets each Wednesday at noon at The Manhattan Steakhouse in Centerville.

THURSDAY 28

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.

FRIDAY 29

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. – Choose Your Own Adventure Hike – Should we visit an overlook or the wildlife viewing blind? Will we look for animals clues or discover trees? Join a naturalist for they half hour hike and create your own nature experience. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. The trails are relatively flat and easy to walk.

SATURDAY 30

HONEY CREEK, 11–11:30 a.m. – Nature’s Toy Box – Join an interpreter in the lobby to investigate the toys nature provides for us. Participants nut bring their own imagination and be prepared for fun. 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.

SUNDAY 1

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, meets Sundays at 7:30 p.m. in the basement at Mercy Medical Center. Call (641) 856- 3398 with questions.

44th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MUSICALE, featuring area churches will be held at 2:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Centerville. An offering will be taken up for The Lord’s Cupboard. Refreshments and carols will follow in the church basement. Everyone is welcome.