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: email@example.com.
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. 801-603-8047.
Beehive Rock and Gem Club, 7 p.m., Roy Municipal Center, 5051 S. 1900 West, behind Roy Fire Station in Roy. Field trips are planned, door prizes are given, and each meeting a different program topic is presented. For information visit www.beehiverockandgem.com or call the president, Dan Siler, at 801-737-3013.
Breast cancer support group, 7 p.m., Ogden Regional Cancer Treatment Center (emergency room entrance), 5475 S. 500 East, South Ogden. Open to women and their loved ones to learn about emotional support, diagnosis, treatment options, and life beyond treatment. 801-479-2570.
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.
Mount Ogden Toastmasters Club welcomes new and former members. Meetings are held the second and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m., at Village Inn, 1780 W. 5600 South, Roy. Contact Shirley Howard at 801-393-4836 or Richard Carr at 435-734-2300.
Stretch Your Bucks debt classes by Cottages of Hope, 2724 S. Washington Blvd., Ogden. Free to the public. For times of classes and information to enroll call 801-393-4011.
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step support group, each Friday, 7 p.m., Hill Air Force Base Chapel Annex, Room 18-19. 801-603-8047.
WSU-GSBE Toastmaster Club, 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.
Defensive driving classes, four-hour defensive driving courses for individuals in the Ogden area, 8 a.m.-noon, two Saturdays per month; 6-10 p.m., one Tuesday per month. Drivers may complete the course for a 50-point reduction from their Utah driving record, once every three years. $40 per person, or $10 for those age 55 and over who are seeking a reduction in their insurance rate. For information or to register contact the Utah Safety Council at 800-933-5943 or visit www.utahsafetycouncil.org.
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.
Grief support for parents and siblings, sponsored by Compassionate Friends, 7 p.m., McKay-Dee Hospital Education Wing, Room 4, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Free. 801-390-6262.
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.
The Weber/Ogden NAMI support group for families with those of mental disorders, 6:30 p.m., Weber Human Services, 237 26th Street, Room 102, Ogden. We offer a secure environment for those who care to share their experiences with others. Visit www.namiut.org/weberogden or call the office at 801-625-3714 or Gary Empey at 801-731-2583 for information. Weber/Ogden NAMI office is located in the Weber Human Services building, Room 151.
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.
"I Express" Toastmasters Club meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 4:15 p.m., at Village Inn Restaurant, 322 12th Street, Ogden. Toastmasters is an organization of people helping people learn to speak without fear and to become leaders. For information call Heli at 801-773-2065 or Renee at 801-394-2726.
Bereavement Education Group offered by Intermountain Homecare for adults who have lost a loved one, meets noon-1 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday of each month at Intermountain Homecare, 3776 Wall Ave., Ogden. Free. Classes run in 8-week session; reservations are appreciated. For information about support for children who have suffered a loss or have other questions call Marcus Uboldi, LCSW at 801-399-1400.
Commander John Ott will be available at Baker-Merrill Post 9 of the American Legion from 1 to 4 p.m. each Wednesday to meet with post members and any veteran who may have questions about the activities of Post 9. Post 9 is at 845 West 24th Street in Ogden.
Davis County NAMI Connections support group, 7 p.m., IHC Bountiful Clinic, 390 N. Main, Bountiful. A free recovery support group program for adults living with mental illness, the groups provide a place that offers respect, understanding, encouragement, and hope. Groups are confidential and open to all adults with mental illness. For information: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Grief support group, 6-7:30 p.m., Leavitt's Mortuary Community Room, 836 36th Street, Ogden. Free to public, open to everyone. 801-394-5556.
Hill Climbers Toastmaster Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. each Wednesday at Hill Air Force Base Building 1226, north conference room. Participants will learn to become more competent and comfortable in front of an audience. Contact Craig Odekirk at 801-777-8540 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or Frank Roskelley at 801-825-5300 or email@example.com.
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.
Overeaters Anonymous support group, 1 p.m., Layton Hills Baptist Church, 1332 N. Hill Field Road, Layton. The purpose of OA is to abstain from compulsive overeating and carry this message of recovery to those who suffer. There are no fees for members. www.oautah.org.
Support group for survivors experiencing trauma issues related to rape or sexual assault, 6:15 p.m., Your Community Connection, 2261 Adams Ave., Room 210B, Ogden. Bilingual services available. Free, but registration is required; 801-689-1737.
The American Legion will provide assistance for veterans, dependents and widows in applying for VA benefits including compensation, pension, hospitalization, education and other benefits, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at Wahlen Veterans Home, 1102 N. 1200 West, Ogden, and also from 1:30-3:30 p.m., at Clearfield Employment Center, 1350 E. 1450 South. For information call 800-827-1000.
The Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) Branch 185 meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at VFW Post 1481, 907 W. 12th Street, Ogden. The FRA serves Navy, Marine, and Coast Guard veterans. Join us to learn about our involvement in the community and how we may be of service to veterans. For questions call Robert at 801-814-5368.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6 p.m., McKay-Dee Hospital, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Room 4 in the education wing. More information about TOPS is available from Karol Phipps 801-479-3125, or call (800) 932-8677, or visit www.tops.org.
TOPS weight loss support group meeting, 6:45 p.m., former Hillside Senior Center (lower level of city offices, adjacent to police station), 5051 S. 1985 West, Roy. Learn how to achieve a more healthy lifestyle. Men, women and children are welcomed as members. Membership less than $30; monthly dues $4. For information call Annette Westbroek, 801-399-9998.
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.
Free Natural Holistic Healing classes at Crystal Cocoon, 5582 S. 1750 East, Ogden. Monday-Friday. For information regarding classes call 801-476-8885.
Syracuse Farmer's Market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., July 6, at R.C. Willey parking lot, 1693 W 2700 South. R.C. Willey will provide free hot dogs and drinks from noon until 3 p.m. Vendor space is free. Contact Syracuse R.C. Willey at 801-774-2800 for details.
Hospice Care of Northern Utah caregiver support meeting, 6 p.m., July 10, 2721 N. Highway 89, Pleasant View. The topic for this meeting is Self Care Techniques using essential oils. For information call 801-689-3049.
Clinton Heritage Days Hungry Games, 2:30 p.m., July 13, 1500 W. 2300 North, Clinton Civic Center Park. The games consists of a battle between participants, or tributes, to win the honor of the Hungry Games. The food drive begins May 29, and food may be dropped off at any Clinton City building or through the Virtual Food Drive website. Those who wish to participate pay a $5 fee, which will allow their name to be placed in the "reaping" process, based on the movie "Hunger Games". For information contact Spencer at 801-614-0780.
Ben Lomond High School Class of 1954 is planning its 60th reunion, and the reunion committee is trying to gather contact information on our classmates. If anyone knows of someone who graduated in 1954 and has information contact Leon Seifert, 385-439-9812 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Davis High School Class of 1963 reunion committee is looking for fellow graduates in preparation for its 50th reunion to be held Aug. 3. If you are a 1963 graduate see reunion website www.davis63.com and register. Those who may not have access to the internet may contact Kay Richards at 801-521-0223.
Bonneville High School Class of 1963 is planning a fifty year reunion. The events will take place Aug. 2 and Aug. 3. A dinner at the Timbermine Restaurant will start things off, followed by golfing at Sun Hills and a brunch at the school. For more information email email@example.com.
Weber High School Class of 1953 reunion committee is looking for fellow graduates for the class 60th reunion. A get together with a meal will be held from 2-6 p.m., Sept. 7, at Weber High School, 430 West Weber High Drive, Pleasant View. Reservations can be made by emailing Val Christensen at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling Kent Jones, chairman of the committee at 801-782-6560. You may also mail a post card to Kent Jones at 4450 N. 900 West, Ogden, Utah 84414 stating your intention to participate and making your reservation.