Minnesota City Community Readers will resume monthly meetings on Thursday, September 15. The selection for this meeting is Brothers Karamazov by Dostoyevsky. Anyone interested in reading or discussing books is invited to join the group for any or all meetings, whether they have read the selection or not. Loaned books are secured for readers and distributed at group meetings which take place at 6:30 p.m. at Riverway Learning Community in Minnesota City, 115 Iowa Street.
The Winona Shrine Auxiliary will meet on September 19, at 11:30 a.m. for lunch at Westfield. Lunch will be spaghetti and meatballs, garlic breadsticks, Italian blend vegetables, salad and dessert. Please call Connie Wood for reservations at 454-1781.
Harvest House, a non-profit, non-denominational organization for 50 and getting better, will hold their monthly meeting Wednesday, September 21, 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, followed by bingo.
Bring an unwrapped prize for bingo, coupons for the military and a non-perishable food item for a needy family. Lunch will be served.
Winona County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold their regular monthly board meeting at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 21, at the Ag Service Center in Lewiston.
MOPS: Mothers of Preschoolers Group first meeting of the year will take place on Wednesday, September 21, at Living Light Church in Winona. We meet the first and third Wednesdays each month, September through May. Meeting times are 9-11 a.m. and childcare is available. Questions? Check out winonamops.blogspot.com and mops.org for more information. Contact Winona MOPS coordinator Deanne Becker at (507) 459-1539 or email the group at email@example.com
The Winona Area Crime Stoppers Board of Directors will meet on Tuesday, September 27, at the Timbers Restaurant in Winona. The meeting begins at 8:00 a.m. and is open to the public.
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 Thursdays at 7 p.m. and 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Addicted? Be Set Free! Set Free! is a twelve week program to help you achieve victory over your addicting behaviors. New members are welcome any time. We meet weekly at Calvary Baptist Church, 676 W. Sarnia St., Winona, at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings. For more information call 452-6850.
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.
Mental Illness: Family to Family Support Group meets 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, September 12. 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. (Next to the snack room). For more information call facilitators Cindy Peterson at (507) 312-4482 or Helen Newell at (507) 494-0905. Cosponsored by (NAMI) National Alliance on Mental Illness - Winona affiliate and Project COMPASS.
Celebrate Recovery meets Friday nights at Pleasant Valley Church, 1363 Homer Road, Winona. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered recovery program where participants support and encourage one another on the road to recovery from Hurts, Habit, Hang-ups and Addictions. If you are looking for encouragement, strength and hope in your life please join us. Our evenings begin at 6:00 with dinner followed by worship, large group and small group discussions. Child care is provided, please call Joyce 429-3046. For further information please call Mary Jo 608-863-3143.