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.
The Friends of the Library will hold its monthly meeting on February 25, at 10 a.m. in the Art Room at the library. All current members and anyone interested in joining the organization are invited to attend. For more information, call Arlene Neitzke at 454-2227.
Young At Heart will meet Thursday, March 1, at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart for Mass at 12:10 p.m. followed by a catered meal of pork loin mashed potatoes with pork gravy, pickled beets, strawberry whipped salad, lemon bars, roll and drink. Cost of the meal is only $3.00. After the meal there will be a harp concert by Sr. Mary Jo Baldus. Please call Marge at 454-3433 no latter than noon on February 27, for your reservation and if you need a ride. You do not need to be a parishioner to attend. All are welcome.
The Hiawatha Valley Marines will meet on Thursday, March 1, at 7:00 p.m. at the Winona Area Veterans Center. Agenda items will include a review of the status of 2012 scheduled events, and further discussion and decisions concerning the USMC birthday celebration. All Marines and Corpsmen who served with the Marines are encouraged to attend.
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.
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
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, Judy McCormick (507) 459-3475, Richard Iverson (507) 454-5472 or Helen Newell at (507) 494-0905. Cosponsored by (NAMI) National Alliance on Mental Illness, Winona Affiliate and Project COMPASS.