The Winona Area Widowed Persons will meet for a potluck at 12 noon at the Winona Senior Friendship Center on March 7. Bring a dish to pass, your own plates and silverware, beverages will be furnished. We will play “take away bingo” so bring a wrapped gift if you want to play. The executive board will meet at 11 a.m. before the potluck dinner at the Senior Center ( note new time and place)
Breakfast will be at the Country Kitchen each Tuesday at 8 a.m. Dinners in March will be at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday at Bub’s Brewing Co. 65 East 4th St.
Please take notice that the Whitewater Joint Powers Board will meet on Thursday, March 10, at 8:30 a.m. in the Whitewater State Park Visitor’s Center, 19041 Hwy 74, Altura.
The Hiawatha Valley Civil War Round Table will meet on Thursday, March 10, at 7:00 p.m. on the second floor of the Winona County History Center, 160 Johnson St., Winona. This month our meeting will center on the Second World War. David Klein will be giving accounts of the experiences of many local WW II veterans during the Conflict. All are invited and refreshments will be served. Any questions call (507) 452-0568.
The Minnesota City Historical Association will meet Saturday, March 12, at the Riverway Learning Community, 115 Iowa Street, Minnesota City. The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. and is open to the public. The agenda includes updates on Bob Bambenek’s March 20 census presentation and items for Minnesota City Day which will beheld on Saturday, May 21. The web page is being regularly updated. Check it out at www.minnesotacity.org.
Winona County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold their regular monthly board meeting at 9:00 a.m. Monday, March 14, at the Ag Service Center in Lewiston.
The March 14, monthly board meeting of the Stockton, Rollingstone, Minnesota City Watershed District will be held at 7 p.m. at the Stockton community center, 600 D Street, Stockton.
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 14, at the Cathedral for Stations of the Cross. Meeting to follow. Bring items for Easter basket and book basket for convention. Raffle and the Soup and Pie Luncheon discussed. Remember the pill bottle campaign.
Harvest House will hold their monthly meeting Wednesday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m. in St. Stanislaus hall. Mass will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. with Father Paul Breza as celebrant, for those wishing to attend. There will be a business meeting. The guest speaker will be Jade Fang who will speak on acupuncture. Wear green for St. Patrick’s Day. Bring a non-perishable food item for a needy family. Lunch will be served. Sign up sheets for Explore Inver Grove Heights April 29, Chanhassen “Jesus Christ Superstar,” May 11 and Mystery Trip, June 21. Non-members are welcome on our trips. For more information, call Mary Jane at 454-8488 or Mary Ann at 452-5587.
Winona Women’s Shine Auxiliary will meet on March 21, at 11:30 a.m. at Westfield Golf Club. Winter weather policy will be no meeting if Winona schools are closed. Cards will be played. Menu is pork chop, augraten potatoes, glazed carrots, roll and butter, tossed salad, and lemon poppy seed cake. Price $8.00. For reservations call Connie Wood at 454-1781.
Narcotics Anonymous-Recovery from addiction is possible. For meeting times and locations, please contact us at 877-767-7676 or www.naminnesota.org
Alcoholics Anonymous- we can help. 507-452-2348.
Overeater’s Anonymous meets Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. at 1717 Service Drive ( Faith Lutheran Church). Many have found a solution.
Al-Anon Family Group Thursdays, 7-8 p.m., St. Augustine Room, Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 360 Main Street. A 12-step fellowship for families of problem drinkers. 452-4445 for more information.
TOPS MN #263 Winona- New members welcome. Learn how to lose weight and keep it off. Wednesdays. Weigh-in between 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m. Meeting/program 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. Callista Court, 1455 W. Broadway.
If you’re hurting after a divorce, you need the Rebuilding Program, open to men and women, not affiliated with any church or religious group. The group meets the first and third Sunday of every month from 6-8 p.m. at Central Lutheran Church, 259 West Wabasha Street, Winona. Questions: Call Gary at 608-345-2990 or e-mail: email@example.com
Mental Illness: Family to Family Support Group meetings are the second Monday of the month from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. at Winona Health – Parkview Conference Room. The next meeting will be Monday, December 13. No fee just walk in and join us. Enter the hospital’s main door, turn right, at the hallway take another right. It’s the second door on the left. For more information call facilitator Helen Newell at (507) 494-0905. Cosponsored by (NAMI) National Alliance on Mental Illness-Winona affiliate and Project COMPASS.
NAMI Connection: A Mental Illness Support Group meets every Monday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. at the PSN Building, 122 W. 2nd St., (next to Sammy’s Pizza). There is no fee, just walk in and join us. For more information call facilitators Richard Iverson (507) 454-5472, Judy McCormick (507) 459-3475 or Helen Newell at (507) 494-0905. Cosponsored by (NAMI) National Alliance on Mental Illness, Winona Affiliate and Project COMPASS.