This listing is of events of interest to the community. Submit items by noon Fridays in order to run in the next week's issue. Phone: 801-625-4258. Fax: 801-629-4299. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
AARP Driver Safety Class, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Washington Terrace Senior Center, 4601 S. 300 West, Washington Terrace. Call 801-621-0161 to register. The cost of the classroom course is $12 for AARP members, and $14 for nonmembers and the rewards are great. You can receive a discount on your auto insurance. For information about other classes call Steve Jeffs, 801-782-4070.
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step support group, each Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Hill Air Force Base Chapel Annex, Room 18-19. 801-682-6955.
Grief Support Group coordinated by Applegate Hospice, 3 p.m., Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd., Ogden. This group meets each Thursday. Free. For information call Juliann at 801-393-2760.
La Leche support meeting, 6:30 p.m., Arrivals Birth Services, 1190 E. 5425 South, Suite 330, South Ogden. For information call Sally at 801-621-4844 or Reagan at 801-388-1640.
Look Good Feel Better, 6 p.m., Ogden Regional Cancer Treatment Center (emergency room entrance), 5475 S. 500 East, South Ogden. This program offers licensed cosmetologists to help teach beauty techniques to help boost your self-image during cancer treatments and help cope with appearance-related side effects that can result from treatments. 801-479-2570.
Lymphedema support group, 7 p.m., Advanced Health Clinic, 630 W. Shepard Lane, Farmington. 801-447-8680.
Overeaters Anonymous support group, 7 p.m., McKay-Dee Hospital Center, Education Center, Classroom 4, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. For other meetings in area call 801-479-8130.
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step support group, each Friday, 7 p.m., Hill Air Force Base Chapel Annex, Room 18-19. 801-682-6955.
Nicotine Anonymous Support Group, 6-7 p.m., New Zion Baptist Church, 2935 Lincoln Ave., Ogden. For information call Sarah at 801-393-4153 or Alice at 801-726-3909. Free. Light refreshments served.
WSU-GSBE Toastmaster Club No. 7156, 11:45 a.m., Wattis Building Room 218, 1218 University Way, Weber State University, Ogden. Through participation in toastmasters, people learn to effectively speak, conduct meetings, manage, lead, delegate and motivate. For information call Shelly Bellflower at 801-626-8610 or Richard Carr at 435-734-2300.
Al-Anon 12-step support groups meetings for friends and families of alcoholics are held daily throughout the area. For meeting times and locations call 801-393-2311.
"Mr. Brown's Last Will and Testament", a murder/mystery dinner, 6 p.m., Northern Utah Veteran's Hall, 907 W. 12th Street, Ogden. Dinner includes chicken cordon bleu, funeral potatoes, green beans, rolls and desert. The cost is $15 per person, $25 per couple, and $10 for 17 and under. This is a family-friendly event presented by Branch 185 of the Fleet Reserve Association. For information contact Shane Dunstan at 801-645-0590.
Ogden Chess Club meets from 1-4 each Saturday at Weber County Library Pleasant Valley Branch, 5568 S. Adams Ave., South Ogden. Contact Lee (801) 392-4039 or Hank email@example.com for information. If traveling a distance, call to make sure the club is meeting that day. Players of all levels and beginners are welcome. Quick rated tournaments are often held.
The Weber County Coffee Party meets from 10 a.m.-noon on the second and fourth Saturdays monthly at All The Perks, 2344 Keisel Ave. Anyone interested in a civil political discussion on local, state, or national issues is welcome. For information contact Jack Allen at 801-732-0307.
Open Alcoholics Anonymous meeting for those with a desire to stop drinking, 10 a.m.-11 a.m., every Sunday morning, 684 24th Street, Ogden. For information call 801-589-8999.
Connections Support Group is offered for individuals who have mental illness (ages 14 years and older, each Monday (except holidays), 6:30 p.m., Weber Human Services, 237 26th Street, room E102, Ogden. This group offers support from those who understand.
Family-To-Family Support Group for family members (ages 14 years and older) of people who have mental illness, 6:30 p.m., Weber Human Services, 237 26th Street, room E102, Ogden. It offers support from those who understand. Call Gary Empey at 801-731-2583 with any questions.
Journey of Hope Support Group for parents and families who have a loved one suffering from addiction. The group is a confidential, safe and supportive place to share your story with others who understand. We meet each Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Action Recovery, 1708 E. 5550 South, no. 23, South Ogden. For questions or more information, contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Schizoaffective Disorder" Presentation, 6 p.m., Weber Human Services, board room of third floor, 237 26th Street, Ogden. Speaker Dr. Todd Souter PhD will speak on definition of schizoaffective disorder and how it can be treated. Sponsored by Weber National Alliance on Mental Illness. For information call 801-625-3714.
Twilight Toastmasters, 5:30 p.m., Ogden-Weber Applied Technology Campus, 918 W. 2nd Street, Building 10A, room B-147. Toastmasters can help with public presentations or lessons, and creates leadership skills. Contact Jenny Rabe at email@example.com or Sonya Dermody at LifeChangesRGood@Comcast.net for information and directions.
Weber State University Alumni Association Toastmasters Club meetings are held each Monday at noon in the Alumni building on campus. Parking is available on the west side of the building. Contact Joyce at 801-626-7480 or Shirley at 801-393-4836 for information.
Cancer support group sponsored by McKay-Dee Hospital, 12-1 p.m., in education area of McKay-Dee Hospital, room 2, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Free to the community. Free lunch. For information regarding group days call 801-387-7443.
Davis County Youth of Promise, 4 p.m., Utah State University Botanical Center, 725 S. Sego Lily Drive, Kaysville. The group is looking for youth ages 14-18 who want to make a difference in their community. The organization builds leadership skills and provides opportunities to serve beyond your own neighborhood. Contact Karlene Kidman at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 801-546-2174 for more information.
La Leche League support meeting, 10 a.m., Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 2374 Grant Ave., Ogden. Call Erica at 801-648-2849 for information.
Men and Fathers for Justice meeting, 7:30 p.m., Weber County Library, 2464 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. 801-776-4766, 801-510-0503 or www.mf4j.org.
New Aces Bridge Group has practice sessions for all ages and skill levels, 12 p.m., Riverside Mobile Estates, 5100 S. 1050 West, Riverdale. For lessons or playing bridge call 801-621-4300.
Weber Valley Woodcarvers meetings are on the fourth Tuesday each month at 7 p.m., South Ogden Senior Center, 525 39th Street, South Ogden. New carvers and old are welcome.
Weight-loss support group (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., Hillside Senior Center, 5051 S. 2000 West, Roy. 801-317-4351. First visit free; $26 per year, includes monthly magazine, plus $5 per month chapter fee.
Alzheimer's support group, 6:30 p.m., Mountain Ridge Assisted Living, 1885 E. Skyline Drive, South Ogden. Day care provided. 801-475-5111.
Ongoing Meditation Group, 6:45 p.m. each Wednesday at 533 26th Street, suite 205, Ogden. Free. Meditation strengthens the immune system, decreases hypertension, and cultivates more peace and happiness. "Early Bird" meditation begins at 6:45. Brief formal instruction begins at 7, followed by a regular group meditation and discussion. For information contact Kristin Jamieson, M.A., M.Ed., Wired for Wellbeing, 801-644-4136.
Yoga Jo's free beginner's Yoga Class, 7:15 p.m, 2120 N. Washington Blvd., North Ogden. Wear loose, comfortable clothing. For information call 801-388-2463, yogajos.com. Preregistration not required but appreciated.
Caregiver educational classes in Davis County, 10 a.m. on Tuesdays at Legacy Village Retirement Living dining room, 1201 N. Fairfield Road, Layton, and 10 a.m. on Thursdays at Legacy House of Bountiful, 79 E. Center Street, Bountiful, March 21-April 23. The classes are for individuals caring for family members who are older or frail. Presenters will discuss various topics such as caregiver burnout, chair friendly exercises, and advanced directives. These classes are free to the public. Individuals may attend at anytime during the series. Attendees must RSVP by each Monday at noon. For more information or to RSVP, contact Megan Forbush at (801) 525-5088.
Free natural holistic healing classes at Crystal Cocoon, 5582 S. 1750 East, Ogden. Monday-Friday. For information regarding classes call 801-476-8885.
Cornerstone Financial Education is offering three financial classes aimed at helping to ease the financial burden of the sequestration affecting many people. Financial issues covered will include: stretching your budget, avoiding debt, saving your credit, housing issues and basic financial health. Attend one or all of the series beginning April 5 or 11. Call 801-621-5600 or register on our website at www.csfedu.org. Series 1 begins April 5 or 11; Series 2 will be held May 3 or 9; and Series 3 will be held June 7 or 13. Classes are free.