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.
Davis County MS Self Help Group, 7 p.m., Centerville Library, 45 S. 400 West, Centerville. The group meets the second Thursday of each month. Email us at email@example.com for more information.
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 League of Box Elder County support group for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, 7 p.m., 435 W. 600 North, Tremonton. Services available include lending library and 24-hour phone help. Mothers and babies welcome. 435-257-4650.
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.
Utah Homemakers Association, a nondenominational club to promote stable homes and satisfying family living, 10-11:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 880 28th Street, Ogden. Yearly fee, $12; nursery, $1/child. 801-745-2468.
Weight-loss support group (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6:30 p.m., Hillside Senior Center, 5051 S. 2000 West, Roy. 801- 392-2652. First visit free; $28 per year, includes monthly magazine, plus $4/month chapter fee.
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step support group, each Friday, 7 p.m., Hill Air Force Base Chapel Annex, Room 18-19. 801-603-8047.
Fundraiser at Brewskis to help a student from Ethopia who has been accepted to medical school, 7 p.m., 244 25th Street, Ogden. $5 admission at the door. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 801-394-1713.
La Leche League support meeting, 12 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1339 W. 400 North, Marriott-Slaterville. For information call Rachel at 801-689-2947.
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, 11:45 a.m., Wattis Building Room 218, 1218 University Way, Weber State University, Ogden. 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.
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.
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. $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.
Fun Run to benefit George E. Wahlen Veterans Home, 10 a.m., beginning at the George E. Wahlen Veterans Home, 1102 N. 1220 West, Ogden and ending at First United Methodist Church, 1339 W. 400 North, Marriott-Slaterville. 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. 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.
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.
VFW Ladies Auxiliary Cancer Aid Research Fundraiser Chili Cook-off and Dinner, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1481, 907 W. 12th Street, Ogden. Cook-off begins at 5 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. Auctions and raffles will be held following dinner.
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.
MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Club of Weber County, 9:30 a.m., Genesis Project Church, 270 12th Street, Ogden. MOMS Club meets the second Monday of each month and offers at-home mothers and their children daytime activities, friendship, and support. Free. Mothers and children welcome. Contact email@example.com or 801-458-1916 for more information.
The Northern Utah Beehive Model A Club meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m., at Pleasant Valley Library, 5568 S. Adams Ave., Washington Terrace. The club discusses events such as car shows, parades, day tours and multi-day trips. A tech talk is given each meeting. For information call Kirk at 801-394-6277.
Wasatch Writers, a chapter of the League of Utah Writers, meets the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the basement of the Clearfield library. Writers of all skill levels and interests are welcome. Hear from guest speakers who help us improve our skills, and occasionally participate in critique sessions. Visit website at www.wasatchwriters.org or www.luwriters.org, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
American Legion Baker-Merrill Post 9, auxiliary and SAL hold membership meetings at 6:30 p.m. the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Individuals may join us and be part of a growing veteran's organization to provide service to veterans and families in the Ogden area. Post 9 is at 845 W. 24th Street, Ogden. For information call John at 801-399-9991 or 801-710-3109.
"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.
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.
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 Library south-end book discussion group, 7 p.m., 725 S. Main, Bountiful. 801-295-8732. Free to the public.
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.
Davis County NAMI Family Support Group, 7 p.m., 1st and 3rd Wednesday, IHC Clinic, 390 N. Main, Bountiful. Family members feel support and understanding as they share their experiences. Free. For more information: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Golden Spike Gem & Mineral Society meeting, monthly except April (showtime), August and December, each third Wednesday at 7 p.m., Wattis-Dumke Room, second floor, Union Station, 25th and Wall Ave. Guests are always welcome to our meetings. Questions? 801-648-5060. Email: email@example.com at www.goldenspikegem.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.
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.
HIV/AIDS support group, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Northern Utah Coalition, Inc., 536 24th Street, suite 2B, Ogden. Contact Sarah for information at 801-393-4153 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Marine Corps League meeting, 7 p.m., Golden Corral Restaurant, 988 Washington Blvd., Ogden. All Marine veterans, active, reserve and FMF Corpsmen are invited to attend, and meets the third Wednesday each month. For information, call Ben Setter at 801-525-0147.
Ostomy Support Group, 6 p.m., McKay-Dee Hospital (room behind the cafeteria), 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. If you've been affected by an ostomy join with us. Anyone who has been affected by an ostomy is encouraged to attend. For information call 801-387-5146.
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.
The Weber/Ogden NAMI group free information meeting for the public, 7-8 p.m., at Pleasant Valley County Library, 5568 Adams Ave., Ogden (across from Ogden Regional hospital).
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), 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.
St. Paul Lutheran Church Rummage Sale, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Oct. 18 and 19, 3329 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Household items, clothing, furniture, toys, books, etc.