The Whitewater Joint Powers Board will meet on Thursday, November 8, at 8:30 a.m. at the Whitewater State Park Visitor’s Center, 19041 Highway 74, Altura.
The Hiawatha Valley Civil War Round Table will feature a presentation by Bill Crozier entitled: “Winona Soldiers in the Civil War, with special emphasis upon Company K .” The meeting will be on Thursday, November 8, at 7:00 p.m. on the second floor of the Winona County History Center, 160 Johnson Street, Winona. All are invited, and refreshments will be served.
Due to lack of attendance, the Friends of the Winona Public Library meeting scheduled for this Saturday, November 10, at 10 a.m. will be CANCELED.
The Stockton, Rollingstone, Minnesota City Watershed District will be held November 12, at 7 p.m. at the Stockton Community Center, 8600 “D” street in Stockton.
The Ruskin Study Club will meet Monday November 12, at the home of Fran Edstrom. Susan Briggs will serve as co-hostess. Mary Wieczorek will present her paper. The meeting will start at 1 p.m. Members are reminded to call the hostess if unable to attend.
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas will meet Monday November 12, at 5:15 p.m. at Cathedral. Mass will be for our departed CDA members. Following will be a POTLUCK. Please bring a dish to pass and placeware. Meeting to follow.
The Chautauqua Club will meet Monday, November 12, at noon at the home of Katherine Gilmer and Megan Ping will be co-hostess. Leiha Larson will present the program. If members are unable to attend, please contact Katherine by Sunday, November 11.
Harvest House, a nonprofit, non-denominational organization for 50 and getting better, will hold their monthly meeting Wednesday, November 14, (PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE) 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. Our guest speaker is Mayor Jerry Miller giving a presentation on Winona. Bring a nonperishable 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, November 14, at the Ag Service Center, 400 Wilson Street, Lewiston
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 call Mary Jo 608-863-3143.
Widowed Meet and Eat meets at 11 a. m. every Monday in November at Culvers. Please call 452-1555 for information.
The Widowed Persons Social Group (Nov.) meets for breakfast every Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. at the Country Kitchen. Dinners every Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the Jefferson’s. For information call Gen at 507-452-8334, or 507-458-4258 at least by 9 p.m. the night before the event.
Do you have a loved one living with a mental illness? If so, we provide a place for you that offers information, respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. Meetings are 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, November 12. No fee just walk in and join us. (Next to the snack room.) For more information call facilitators Helen Newell at (507) 494-0905 or Cindy Peterson at (507) 452-6335.
TOPS MN #608 welcomes new members, come lose with us. Wednesdays weigh-in 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., doors lock at 6:00, meeting starts at 6:00 p.m. Valley View Towers, 165 E 4th St. 12th Floor Skyroom. For information call 507-474-1917.
TOPS MN #823 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weight loss support group meets Fridays at 7:30 a.m. at St. Casimir’s, 626 West Broadway. For information call 452-5535.
Caregiver Support Group for Adults Age 55 & Better Group provides an opportunity to meet with other caregivers to exchange helpful tips, give and receive support, as well as learn about new resources. The group meets the 1st Wednesday of each month from 2-3 p.m. at the Elder Network office, 1756 Kraemer Drive, Suite 110, Winona. The next Caregiver Support Group meeting will be held on November 7.
Stepping Up is a support group for friends and relatives who again find themselves in the role of parent. The group meets twice a month to discuss a variety of topics such as: child-rearing within the context of current lifestyles, social media, socializing with peers, responsibility and authority roles. Please join us for support and discussion. When: 1st & 3rd Mondays of the month 6:00 - 7:30 pm, Central Building Room 114 (317 Market Street) Please use Northwest entrance, off the playground. Discussions facilitated by Jen Whetstone, LICSW Hiawatha Valley Mental Health Center, Angela McQuinn, LSW Winona Area Public Schools. In the event of school closing/cancellations, group will also be canceled.
Starting the week of November 12, Peer Support Network (PSN) will be open 7 days per week. The new hours will be: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4pm-8pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am-2pm, and Saturdays and Sundays from 1-5pm. PSN is located at 122 West Second St. in Winona.