Harvest House will hold their monthly meeting Wednesday, November 16, at 1:30 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. Our guest speaker is Donna Peterson to talk on the Underground Railroad. Bring a nonperishable food item for a needy family and coupons for the military. Lunch will be served. There will be sign up sheets for Christmas dinner December 21, North Heights “All Things New” March 31, and Fanny Hill “Fox on the Fairway” April 19. Nonmembers are welcome on our trips. For more information, call Mary Jane at 454-8488 or Mary Ann at 452-5587.
Minnesota City Community Readers will meet at 6:30 p.m., November 17, at Riverway Learning Community, 115 Iowa Street, Minnesota City. The discussion topic is Melvill’s Moby Dick. Any persons interested in the discussion are invited to attend. Because of the comprehensiveness of the story’s theme, this discussion should be interesting, whether or not one has read the book. The public is invited and welcome. FI: 689-2440.
Bundles of Love meeting, November 18, Senior Friendship Center, 251 Main Street, Winona, 12:00-3:30 p.m. Volunteers who can sew, cut out material, crochet or knit are needed. Recycle your used T-shirts to be made into diapers for babies in Haiti. Drop off anytime. Donations needed for supplies. Susan Moses 507-273-9365 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Winona Area Genealogy Roundtable will meet on Saturday, November 19, at 9:30 a.m., in the enclosed east meeting room. Bring your search problems and finds. Members and fellow searchers are welcome.
The Minnesota City Historical Association will meet Saturday, November 19, at 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 preparations for the community caroling event which is scheduled for Saturday, December 10, at 6:00 p.m. and will take place at the First Baptist Church, 140 Mill Street in Minnesota City. The web page is being regularly updated. Check it out at www.minnesotacity.org.
The Winona Shrine Auxiliary will meet November 21, at 11:30 a.m. at Westfield Golf Course. The chef will prepare hot turkey salad, California blend vegetables, salad, and pumpkin cream cheese cake. A collection for 2012 dues will be this month. For reservations call Connie Wood at 454-1781.
The Lois Club will meet Tuesday, November 29, at 12:30 p.m. at the Country Kitchen.
The Winona Area Genealogy Roundtable will meet on Saturday, November 29, at 9:30 a.m., in the enclosed east meeting room. Bring your search problems and finds. Members and fellow searchers are welcome.
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).
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.
Addicted? 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.
Celebrate Recovery meets Friday nights at Pleasant Valley Church, 1363 Homer Road, Winona. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered recovery program. 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.