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: 801-629-5220. Fax: 801-629-5238. 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. 801-682-6955.
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 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 No. 1614 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.
Ogden Garden Club, 7 p.m., Ogden Village Inn, 322 12th St., Ogden. Public is invited to attend the meeting. For information contact David Cruz, 801-776-6330 or Club President Edith Delapp at 801-334-9929.
Trout Unlimited Weber Basin Anglers meet at 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at Anglers Den, 5296 S. Freeway Park, Riverdale. If you are interested in joining Trout Unlimited, contact Dave at firstname.lastname@example.org or 801-628-7154.
Utah Homemakers Association, a nondenominational club to promote stable homes and satisfying family living, 10-11:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 880 28th St., Ogden. Yearly fee, $12; nursery, $1/child. 801-745-2468.
Weight-loss support group Thursday meeting (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6:30 p.m., Hillside Senior Center, 5051 S. 2000 West, Roy. 801- 392-2652. First visit free; $26 per year, includes monthly magazine, plus $3/month chapter fee.
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step support group, each Friday, 7 p.m., Hill Air Force Base Chapel Annex, Room 18-19. 801-682-6955.
Community Drum Circle every Friday at 6 p.m. (weather permitting) at Big Dee Sports Park, 1376 Park Blvd., Ogden. No music experience necessary. Free to the community and will gather in the area by the children's playground at the parkway; facilitated by Wellness Rhythms. Open to anyone in the community and a family friendly event; no alcohol or drugs allowed. Some drums will be provided for use on a first-come, first-serve basis but you can bring your own hand drums and shakers too. Please visit www.wellness-rhythms.com for more information.
La Leche League support meeting, 12 noon, First United Methodist Church, 1339 W. 400 North, Marriott-Slaterville. For information call Rachel at 801-689-2947.
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. Accepting new members. 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: A 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 offered by Utah Safety Council, 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. Registration is $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.
Free summer Saturday activity, 9:30 a.m., 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. The lure of falconry, meet and greet several hawks and falcons. Nature sun catcher class at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. For information visit www.ogdennaturecenter.org or call 801-621-7595.
Women for Sobriety, 10 a.m., St. John Center, 555 E. 5300 South, Building 2, Suite 6, South Ogden. A non-profit organization dedicated to helping women overcome alcoholism and other addictions. This program is based on positive thinking, metaphysics, meditation, group dynamics and pursuit of health through nutrition. For information call Sharon at 801-915-9046 or visit www.womenforsobriety.org.
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 St., 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 St., room E102, Ogden. It offers support from those who understand. Call Gary Empey at 801-731-2583 with any questions.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Box Elder free classes and support groups, 7 p.m., 325 W. 1100 South, Brigham City. Call 435-237-1519 or 435-740-0645 for more information. Family support groups are an important resource for families who live with mental illness. Knowing that others have had the same experiences is a relief to families who have seldom spoken about mental illness to neighbors, friends and often not even to their relatives. Learning that others have been able to work out some common issues can inspire hope.
American Legion Baker-Merrill Post 9 flag ceremony, 6 p.m., June 14, 845 W. 24th Street. The ceremony will include retiring old and unusable American flags. The public is welcome to take part in the American flag retirements. We welcome anyone who would like to bring a flag to be retired properly. Any questions call Post Commander John Roods at 801-648-8648.
Beginner's Yoga Class, 7:15 p.m., Yoga Jo's Studio, 2129 N. Washington Blvd., North Ogden. Classes are free; take beginner's class as long as you like. Wear loose comfortable clothing. 801-388-2463, or www.yogajos.
Cancer support group sponsored by McKay-Dee Hospital, 12-1 p.m., each Tuesday, in education area of McKay-Dee Hospital, room 2, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Free to the community. Free lunch. For more information call 801-387-7400.
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. Please contact Karlene Kidman at email@example.com or call at 801-546-2174 for more information.
Divorce Care recovery seminar and support group, each Tuesday at 7 p.m., Christian Life Center, 2352 E. Hwy. 193, Layton. Different topics each week. For information contact Pam at 801-771-5433, ext. 510.
Free HIV/Rapid Testing offered by Northern Utah Coalition, 12-5 p.m. each Tuesday, 536 24th St., Suite 2-B. No appointment necessary. For information call 801-393-4153.
Methadone/Suboxone Anonymous Support Group, 6:30 p.m., each Tuesday, Discovery House, 523 W. Heritage Park Blvd., Layton. A group meeting based on 12-steps for individuals receiving medication-assisted treatment for opiate dependence. Open forum for those seeking guidance to achieve and maintain sobriety over opiates. Open to friends and family. For information call 801-525-9998.
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.
New Aces Bridge Group has practice sessions for all ages and skill levels, 6:30 p.m., 3560 Grant Ave., Ogden. For information call 801-621-4300.
"I Express" Toastmasters Club is accepting new members. Meetings are at 4:15 p.m. at Village Inn Restaurant, 322 12th St., 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.
Layton City Main Street Band practice for all ages and skill levels, 6:30 p.m., Central Davis Junior High, 633 Church St. 801-336-3924.
Parkinson's support group, 6:30 p.m., Ogden Regional Medical Center, 5501 S. 500 East, South Ogden, in the Women and Children's Center education room, room 105. 801-668-8660.
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.
Multiple sclerosis support group, 11 a.m., Weber County Library's Southwest Branch, 1950 W. 4800 South, Roy. 801-731-7088.
HIV rapid testing (finger stick) with results in 15 minutes, noon-5 p.m., Northern Utah Coalition, 536 24th St., Suite 2B, Ogden. Free. 801-393-4153. www.northernutahcoalition.com.
Suicide survivors support group, for family and friends who have lost someone to suicide, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Leavitt's Chapel of Flowers Mortuary, Community Room, 836 36th Street., Ogden. 801-394-5556 or 801-771-8476.
Combined stroke and spinal-cord injury support group, 5 p.m., McKay-Dee Hospital's Education Center, 4401 Harrison Blvd., Ogden (go through patient tower and visitor entrance). 801-387-2281.
Country Western Barbecue, a fundraiser benefitting Your Community Connection, 6 p.m., Timbermine Restaurant, 1701 Park Blvd., Ogden. The barbecue is $50 a plate. For information contact Julie Hurd, Special Events Coordinator, 801-689-1706.
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 meet weekly for 90 minutes. Groups are confidential and participants can share as much or as little personal information as they wish. Open to all adults with mental illness, regardless of diagnosis. For information: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Golden Spike Gem & Mineral Society meeting, 7 p.m., Wattis-Dumke Room, second floor, Union Station, 25th Street and Wall Avenue. Program: A film on Intricate Intarsia by Phil Magistro. More detailed instructions using cut stones of different colors and creating a cabochon-sized mosaic. Guests are always welcome. For information call 801-648-5060 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or 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 No. 4846, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. each Wednesday at Hill Air Force Base Building 1239, south conference room. Participants will learn to become more comfortable in front of an audience. Contact Craig Odekirk at 801-775-4136 or email@example.com; or Frank Roskelley at 801-825-5300 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
HIV/AIDS support group, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Northern Utah Coalition, Inc., 536 24th St., Suite 2B, Ogden. Contact Sarah for information at 801-393-4153 or e-mail email@example.com
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; meets 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 Hollister sales representative will be sharing new products. Anyone who has been affected by an ostomy is encouraged to attend.
Support group for survivors experiencing trauma issues related to rape or sexual assault, 5-6:30 p.m., Your Community Connection, 2261 Adams Ave., Room 210B, Ogden. Free, but registration is required; 801-689-1737.
The 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).
Wildlife Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. These programs offer fun and educational information and are open to the public, with regular admission rates of $4 for adults, $3 for seniors and $2 for children. For information and to register for classes call 801-621-7595.
AARP Driver Safety Class, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. with half hour lunch, June 17, Northview Senior Center, 485 E. 2550 North, North Ogden Call (801) 782-6211 to register. The cost of the classroom course is $12 for AARP members, and $14 for nonmembers. For information about classes call Steve or Joy Jeffs, 801-782-4070.
Juneteenth Freedom and Heritage Festival, June 18 and 19, Ogden City Amphitheater, 234 Historic 25th St., Ogden. There will be a Blues and New Orleans Tribute at 7 p.m. on Friday at the amphitheater; Festival begins Saturday at noon. $5 per person. Crafts, soul food, prizes, step, dance, booths, local and national performers, African dance and drum. On Sunday there will be gospel music and a Father's Day tribute. For information see www.juneteethutah.org or call 801-394-0924.
Free summer Saturday activity, 9:30 a.m., June 25, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. Reptile round-up - Meet and greet the snakes and tortoises. Garden in a bottle class, 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. For information visit www.ogdennaturecenter.org or call 801-621-7595.
Body Wise Workshop, 6-8:30 p.m., July 6, McKay-Dee Hospital, first floor education department, east auditorium. Presented by Kristen Wright, licensed professional counselor. Adults, teens and children ages 8 and up are invited. RSVP @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 801-458-9699.
Davis High School class of 1966 reunion, July 30. Golf will be at 10 a.m., dinner and dancing to the Barracudas at 7 p.m. If you have not been contacted or have moved since the 40 year reunion call Norma Arciaga Peters at 801-866-2020 or Cleve Dibble, 801-544-3825 or email email@example.com and provide your contact information.
Ben Lomond High School Class of 1961 50-year reunion, Aug. 13, early morning golf, tours, memories and laughs at the "New" Ben Lomond High School; social hour and dinner at Timbermine Restaurant at 6 p.m. If you think you might not be on the mailing list to receive details and registration, please contact Brian Wangsgard, firstname.lastname@example.org or Kim Butters, email@example.com.