The organizational meeting of the Hiawatha Valley Educational District Board of Directors will be January 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the conference room at the Hiawatha Valley Education District, 1410 Bundy Blvd., Winona.
Cathedral’s Young At Heart group will meet on February 2, starting with a 12:10 p.m. Mass for those who wish to attend. It will be followed by a lunch at 12:45 p.m. of baked chicken, warm German potato salad, peas and carrots, creamy fruit salad, cherry crisp and beverage. The cost of the meal is $3.00. After lunch we will be entertained by the Winona Harmonica Ensemble. RESERVATIONS are a MUST and NONE WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THE DEADLINE, January 30. Please call Marge at 454-3433 no later than January 30 for reservations and if you need a ride. All are welcome.
Winona County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold their regular monthly board meeting at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 8, at the Ag Service Center in Lewiston.
The February 13, 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 St. Stockton.
Harvest House, a non-profit, non-denominational organization for 50 and getting better, will hold their monthly meeting Wednesday, February 15, 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 our Valentine Party. Bring an unwrapped gift for bingo and a non-perishable food item for a needy family. Lunch will be served. Sign up sheets for Easter Play in Arden Hills “All Things New” March 31 and Fanny Hill “Fox on the Fairway” April 19. Non-members are welcome on our trips. For more information, call Mary Jane at 454-8488 or Mary Ann at 452-5587.
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.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota sponsors free support groups for families who have a relative with a mental illness. Led by trained facilitators who also have a family member with mental illness, the support groups help families develop better coping skills and find strength through sharing their experiences. A family support group meets in Winona at 7:00 p.m., on the second Monday of the month, at Winona Health, in the Parkview conference room, 855 Mankato Ave. For information, call Helen at 507-494-0905.
Widowed Meet and Eat meets on Mondays at 11 a.m., at Perkins. Please call 452-1555, for information and reservations.
The Winona Area Widowed Persons Service will no longer exist as of January 31, 2012. We will continue our breakfast and dinner groups. We will be known as the Widowed Persons Social Group. Breakfast every Tuesday at 8 a.m. at Country Kitchen. Dinners on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. - January at Country Kitchen; February at Culvers; March at Timbers; April at Perkins; (subject to changes if needed). All widowed persons and/or guests are welcome. Please call Gen at 507-452-8334 for more information or if a ride is needed.