on Monday, July 15, at 5:15 p.m. in the City Council Chambers on the third floor of city hall, 207 Lafayette Street, to review the proposed CIP plan, and to continue the discussion on the findings of the Masonic Temple and Friendship Center reuse study.
will hold its summer picnic on Monday, July 22, at 12 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, 1717 Service Drive in Winona.
WAREA will welcome Dr. Annette Freiheit as the new superintendent of Winona Area Public Schools. All members, their spouses, newly retired educators, and interested public are cordially invited to attend this special occasion.
The luncheon picnic cost of $10 may be paid at the door, but secure your RSVP by contacting Jane Habeck at 507-450-7324 or email@example.com.
The Lois Club will meet on Tuesday, July 30, at 5:30 p.m. at the Winona Family Restaurant.
Third Thursday Song Circle will not meet in July.
The Minnesota City Community Readers will not be meeting in July. The summer book will be “Cloudsplitter” by Russell Banks and that book will be discussed on August 22. All readers are invited whether or not you have actually read the book.
The Rollingstone Luxembourg Museum is open on Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. Admission is free.
The Goodview Farmers Market will be at the Elk’s Lodge parking lot, 4540 Service Drive, on Thursdays from now through October from 3-6:30.
Elder Network’s general caregiver support group is held on the first Wednesday of each month at 2 p.m. at 51 West Fourth Street, inside the Legacies building. If you know a senior or a caregiver that needs support, please contact Barb at Elder Network at 507-452-0580 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elder Network’s Partners of People Living with Memory Loss is held on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. at 51 West Fourth Street, at the Elder Network office. If you know a senior or a caregiver that needs support, please contact Barb at Elder Network at 507-452-0580 or by email at email@example.com.
A trauma survivors support group will meet at 10 a.m. on the third Saturday of every month to discuss how to move forward and grow out of post-traumatic stress. This group will use trauma-informed techniques to help individuals in their recovery. Due to the nature topics, anyone under 18 should bring a caregiver with them to the group. Meet at the old Bridal Boutique building at 1052 West Broadway. Trauma survivors support group is part of Client Centered Counseling Services, a new nonprofit corporation in Winona.
Meetings are 75-minutes long, and attendees are requested to pay a $20 fee — or whatever you can afford.
For additional information call Amy Holubar at 612-280-8106 or Cindy Peterson at 507-450-3236.
Meetings for the Bluff Country chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association are held at the Witoka Tavern at 7:30 on every third Thursday of the month, except June and July. Newcomers are welcome.
A multi-year class reunion is in the works for the 1982-1986 class members of Winona Senior High School (WSHS). The event is set to be held at the Riverport Conference and Event Center on Saturday, August 10, from 6-11 p.m. with entertainment provided by The Fabulous Armadillos.
All classmates and guests must please register at gowinhawks.com.
The Widowed Persons Social Group has canceled its dinner meetings indefinitely, but will still be meeting every Tuesday morning for breakfast at 7:30 at Hy-Vee. The group has also joined in the meetings of the Before Noon Widows Group, which meets on every Monday at 11:15 a.m. During the month of July, it will be meeting at Bub’s. All widows, widowers and guests are welcome. For more information on events, carpooling, or directions please call Gen at 507-452-8334 and leave a message or call 507-454-2765.
Hope for Hurting Parents is for parents of children who struggle with chemical addiction. Here you can find encouragement, strength and hope through a Christ-centered fellowship. This is a safe place to find support for parents. Meetings are on every second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Radiant Church, 850 Highway 14, Winona. For more information, call Keith or Deanne at 507-450-0472.
Independent Order of the Odd Fellows, Humboldt Lodge #24, meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 5 p.m. It is located at 959 West Fifth Street. All are welcome. This organization focuses on benevolence and charity.
Coloring for adults is a form of stress relief. It relaxes the brain and helps take your worries away. That is why the Winona Public Library offers Color Me Calm, a group that meets twice a month to color, relax, and socialize.
Color Me Calm meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 5-7 p.m. in the library’s Bell Art Room.
Supplies and coloring sheets are provided.
Need help breaking free from behavior that can cause strained, broken, or abusive relationships? Organizers teach individuals the reasons for behaviors without placing guilt or blame, showing each individual dignity and respect as they go through the healing process.
Whether you are in an abusive relationship, experiencing marriage problems, trying to break patterns of the past, are a troubled teen, or you just want to be a better person, family member, employee, and/or business manager by growing your character, Life Skills can help. Call 507-205-7104 for more information.
The Al-Anon Family Group meets at the St. Augustine Room of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart on Thursdays from 7-8 p.m. Al-Anon is a 12-step fellowship for families of problem drinkers. Call 452-4445 for more information.
The Winona Clown Club meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall, 961 West Fifth Street, Winona. You are welcome to attend any meeting with no obligation to join. For more information call 507-896-3486 or visit Winonaclownclub.org or the club’s Facebook page.
TOPS Minn. #263 Winona — New members are welcome! Learn how to lose weight and keep it off. The group meets on Wednesdays. Weigh-in is between 8-8:50 a.m. and the meeting runs from 9-9:50 a.m. at Callista Court, 1455 West Broadway.
Addicted? Set Free! is a 12-week program to help members achieve victory over addicting behaviors. New members are welcome anytime. This group meets weekly at Calvary Baptist Church, 676 West Sarnia Street, Winona, at 7 p.m. on Thursday evenings. For more information call 452-6850.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Minn. #823 weight loss support group meets on Fridays at 7:30 a.m. at St. Casimir’s, 626 West Broadway. For information call 452-5535.
Alcoholics Anonymous This group can help. Call 507-452-2348.
Caregiver Support Group for Adults Age 55 and Better This group provides an opportunity to meet with other caregivers to exchange helpful tips, give and receive support, as well as learn about new resources. The group meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 2-3 p.m. Meetings will be held at the Legacies Building in the conference room at 51 West Fourth Street. Please call 452-0580 if you have any questions.
Peer Support Network (PSN) is open seven days a week. The hours are Mondays, 9-8; Tuedays and Thursdays, 9-5; Wednesdays and Fridays, 9-7 p.m.; and Saturdays and Sundays, 1-5. PSN is located at 420 East Sarnia Street in Winona.
Al-Anon and AA meet on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. respectively, at Faith Lutheran Church, 1717 Service Drive, Winona.
The Ribbon Warriors cancer support group meets at Callista Court, 1455 West Broadway, every third Wednesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. This is a group of women who celebrate that they have had cancer and are beating it. Ribbon Warriors is open to any woman who has been diagnosed with cancer and would like to join. If you have any questions you may call Diane Passehl at 507-452-2679.
WSU Recovery Warriors meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Lutheran Campus Center, 451 Huff Street. This group assists students in recovery from substance use disorders and other addictive behaviors.