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.
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.
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.
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step support group, each Friday, 7 p.m., Hill Air Force Base Chapel Annex, Room 18-19. 801-603-8047.
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.
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.
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.
Defensive driving classes, four-hour defensive driving courses, 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.
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.
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.
PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays meet the third Monday of each month in the board room of the Weber County library. Parents and siblings meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. and is a support group for siblings, family, and parents of GLBT individuals. General membership meetings are held from 6:30-8 p.m. For information visit Ogdenpflag.org or contact Debbie at 801-782-5009.
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.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
American Legion Baker-Merrill Post 9 is open from 1-4 p.m. each Wednesday at 845 W. 24th Street, Ogden. Commander John Ott is available to meet with members and veterans who may have questions about the activities of the post.
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.
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, every 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.
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. The group's annual summer social will take place at the McKay-Dee Hospital Pond, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Bring your family and friends and a potluck item to share. RSVP to McKay-Dee Ostomy Care 801-387-5146. If you've been affected by an ostomy, please join with us.. Anyone who has been affected by an ostomy is encouraged to attend.
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.
Weber/Ogden NAMI group free information meeting for the public, 7-8 p.m., the third Wednesday of each month at the Pleasant Valley County Library, 5568 Adams Ave., Ogden (across from Ogden Regional hospital).
Sixth Ladies Auxiliary Turkey Dinner for the Ogden Veterans Fellowship Hall, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2, at VFW Post 1481, 907 W. 12th Street, Ogden. Cost is $10 for adults and $6 for children 10 and under. After dinner there will be the band Flashback for adults only. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend. Our coat drive for gently used men's coats will be ending; coats may be dropped at the VFW until 5:30 p.m. Saturday. For information regarding the dinner or coat drive contact Vickie Daniels, 801-388-0683.
"Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease and Implications for a Clinical Diagnosis", a presentation by Dr. John Kauwe, will be held from 2 to 3 p.m., Nov. 8 at Weber Human Services, 237 26th Street, Ogden. RSVP is requested. Please call 800-272-3900.
Baker-Merrill Post 9 American Legion Auxilliary bake sale, 4-6 p.m., Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 845 W. 24th Street, Ogden. At 6:30 p.m. there will be a post Everlasting Ceremony to honor those veterans we have lost during the past years. The public may attend.