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.
HONEY CREEK, 4–4:30 p.m. – Snake Blind Hike – Join a naturalist during this half hour hike to discover if any animals are using the Resort’s snake hides. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. The trails are relatively flat and easy to walk.
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.
HONEY CREEK, 10-11 a.m. Kayaking 101 — Now is the perfect time to learn to kayak for free! During this 1-hour program participants will get hands-on experience shuttling their kayaks, getting in and out, and paddling on the lake. Meet at the Kayaking Beach located just north of the boat docks. Solo kayaks and paddle will be provided. Some PFDs are available but participants may bring their own. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes that can get wet. This class is for people 12 years and older. Minors must have a guardian present and participating. Participants must feel comfortable in the water. Space is limited. E-mail Hannah Wiltamuth at email@example.com to reserve a spot. 11 a.m.-12 p.m. — Family Kayaking — This special program is designed for children under the age of 12 with a participating guardian. Together, the child and guardian will learn the basics of kayaking on dry land. When it comes time to launch, the guardian will wade into the water and hold the boat for the child, then allow them to demonstrate their paddling techniques. Meet at the Kayaking Beach located just north of the boat docks. Kayaks and paddles will be provided. Some PFDs are available but participants may bring their own. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes that can get wet. This class is for people under 12 years old with a guardian. Participants must feel comfortable in the water. Space is limited. E-mail Hannah Wiltamuth at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot. 3-3:45 p.m. – Activities Building Open House – Visit the Activities Building during this time to learn about the Activities Building, discover the naturalist programs for the weekend, or ask questions about Honey Creek Resort State Park. 4–4:30 p.m. – Insect Hike – Grab your bug nets and join a naturalist for this half hour hike to learn about the insects of Honey Creek. Meet in the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to go off trail. Great for all ages. 6-6:30 p.m. Join a naturalist to make a star wheel and a constellation to take home. Meet in the Lodge lobby. Great for all ages.