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 Whitewater Joint Powers Board will meet on Thursday, February 9, 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 hold its next meeting on Thursday, February 9, at 7:00 p.m. on the second floor of the Winona County History Center, 160 Johnson Street, Winona. Naval warfare will be the area for this evening and Tom Ostrom of Rochester, will give a presentation on one of the most successful Confederate commerce raiders, “CSS Shenandoah.” All are invited to this interesting Presentation, and refreshments will be served. Any questions, phone (507) 452-0568.
The Minnesota City Historical Association will meet Saturday, February 11, at the Riverway Learning Community, 115 Iowa Street, Minnesota City, at 9:30 a.m. and is open to the public. The agenda includes an update on Walt Kelly’s presentation on the “Oaks” which is scheduled for Sunday, February 26th at Riverway. The presentation will begin at 2:00 p.m. . The web page is being regularly updated. Check it out at www.minnesotacity.org.
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.
The Chautauqua Club will meet Monday, February 13, at noon. Karen Littlejohn is the hostess and the program will be presented by Katherine Gilmer. Members are encouraged to contact the hostess if they are unable to attend.
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, February 13, at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart. They will celebrate the 99th anniversary of Court Winona #191, nominate a committee to select officers, distribute raffle books, and have a Hearts and Flowers Party following the meeting.
The Ruskin Study Club will meet Monday, February 13, at the home of Ann Gibson. Beth Moe will serve as co-hostess. Ann Lavine will present her paper. Members are requested to inform the hostess if unable to attend.
Harvest House, a nonprofit, 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 nonperishable 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. Nonmembers are welcome on our trips. For more information, call Mary Jane at 454-8488 or Mary Ann at 452-5587.
The Fountain City Area Historical Society will meet Tuesday, February 21, at 1:00 at the Society building. We will be planning for the upcoming season. All are welcome to attend. Stop by to see the new window displays.
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 Widowed Persons Social Group meets for breakfast every Tuesday at 8 a.m. at the Country Kitchen. Dinners every Thursday at 5:30 p.m.-February at Culvers, March at Timbers, April at Perkins. All widowed people welcome. For information or if a ride is needed call Gen at 507-452-8334