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.
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.
Botanical Center Farmer's Market, 5-8 p.m. each Thursday through Oct. 3, 875 S. 50 West, Kaysville (across from Kaysville Ponds). Vendors offering crafts, service and products will be available. For information call 801-451-3403.
Hope for Widows is a support group for widows and meet the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at McKay-Dee Hospital in the Education Center, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. For information call 801-399-1692.
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. 801-603-8047.
Al-Anon 12-step support group meetings for friends and families of alcoholics are held daily throughout the area. For meeting times and locations call 801-393-2311.
Beyond the Birth Parenting Class, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Ogden Regional Medical Center's Women's & Children's Health Center, 5475 S. 500 East, Washington Terrace. $25 per couple. Registration required. 801-479-2600.
Color Us Bright Fun Run to benefit Morgan Schools, 9 a.m. Registration fees are discounted at $15 per child under 12 and $20 per participant over 13 who registers before Sept. 15. Each participate will receive a T-shirt, sunglasses and a color pack. Food will also be available for purchase. Registration for the run is available at www.morganeducationfoundation.or/events or call 801-829-3411.
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.
Real Men Can Cook Fundraiser to benefit YCC, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; dinner from 5-7 p.m., The Summit Hotel, 247 24th Street, Ogden. Tickets are $15 per person and children under 6 eat free. Tickets may be purchased in advance at YCC, 2261 Adams Ave., Ogden.
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.
Davis High School class of 1948 65th reunion, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Forbush Park Pavilion No. 1, 120 S. Main Street, Farmington. Bring your lunch, drink, tablecloth and napkins and visit with your "old" classmates. For more information call Jay Hess at 801-451-2703 or 801-558-4637; or Ralph Cottrell at 801-479-4456 or 801-660-7638.
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.
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.
Mt. Ogden Rotary, noon, Prairie Schooner, 445 Park Blvd., Ogden. For questions regarding attending as a guest, contact Mt. Ogden Rotary Club President, David Crim at 801-917-3663.
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.
Alzheimer's support group, 6:30 p.m., Mountain Ridge Assisted Living, 1885 E. Skyline Drive, South Ogden. Day care provided. 801-475-5111.
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: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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.
TOPS, 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, 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.
Ladies Night Out at the Ogden Junction, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 5, 2250 N. Kiesel Ave., Ogden. Craft booths, sales, and classes on cupcake baking. There will also be wood craft and candy making demonstrations. Cherie Call will perform at 8 p.m. Approximately 100 prizes will given away to those in attendance.
Fun Run to benefit George E. Wahlen Veterans Home, 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 12. This is a 5K run or 1 mile walk. Entry fee is $25 by Sept. 30 or $30 to register on the day of the event. Entry fee includes T-shirt, post race refreshments and prize drawings. Free child care will be available. The race begins at the George E. Wahlen Veterans Home, 1102 N. 1220 West, Ogden and ends at First United Methodist Church, 1339 W. 400 North, Marriott-Slaterville. Awards will be given to the top three finishes in each age division. Register online at www.active.com or obtain registration form at www.fumcogdenut.org. There will be a chili cook-off at 11:30 a.m. at the church. For information call 801-393-5662.