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 12, at the Ag Service Center, 400 Wilson Street, Lewiston.
The Hiawatha Valley Civil War Round Table will meet on Thursday, February 13, at 7:00 p.m. on the second floor of the Winona County History Center, 160 Johnson Street, Winona. Rev. Anthony Straseske will describe one of the biggest celebrations in the early history of Winona, when “The 1st Minnesota Regiment Comes Home.” All are invited, and refreshments will be served.
Bundles of Love meeting, St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 265 Lafayette, Winona, 6:00-9:00 p.m., clothing, quilts or knit or crochet. Community service groups are welcome to sign up for a meeting night. Material, yarn and notions are needed to continue our efforts to provide for needy babies in the local area. Susan Moses 507-273-9365 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Harvest House will hold their monthly meeting Wed. Feb. 19, at 1:30 in St. Stanislaus hall. Mass will be celebrated at 1:-00 with Father Paul Breza as celebrant, for those wishing to attend. There will be a business meeting followed by our Valentines party. Bring a valentine to exchange and an unwrapped prize for bingo. Also bring a non-perishable food item for a needy family. Lunch will be served. Sign up sheets for Day Trippers Theater “Always a Bridesmaid” April 3 and Old Log Theater “Steel Magnolias” May 8. Non-members are welcome on our trips. For more information, call Mary Jane at 454-8488 or Jane at 454-1530.
The Whitewater Joint Powers Board will meet on Thursday, February 20, at 8:30 a.m. at Whitewater State Park Visitor’s Center, 19041 Highway 74, Altura.
Sons of Norway will meet Tuesday, February 25, at 7:00 p.m. at Central Lutheran Church (Huff & Wabasha). David Schultz and Connie Miller will report on their extensive land and sea trip through Norway last July. The public is invited to join with the Nor-Win lodge members
Alcoholics Anonymous- we can help. 507-452-2348.
Overeater’s Anonymous meets 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.
Widowed Meet and Eat. Socialization is the greatest need of widowed people. Come and join us every Monday in February at 11 a.m. at Perkin’s. Please call Gladys 452-1555 for information.
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. Contact Renee Kreter at 452-0580 for more information. Please note: The January 2014 support group meeting will be held the 2nd Wednesday of the month due to the January 1st holiday.
Peer Support Network (PSN) is open 7 days per week. Hours are: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m-2 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays from 1-5 p.m. PSN is located at 122 West Second St. in Winona.
The Ribbon Warriors cancer support group meets at Callista Court, 1455 W. Broadway, every third Wednesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. We are all women who celebrate that we have had cancer and we are beating it. Ribbon Warriors is open to any woman who has been diagnosed with cancer and would like to come join us. If you have any questions you may call Diane Passehl at 507-452-2679.
Military Order of the Purple Heart meets the first Wednesday of the month at the American Legion, 302 E Sarnia St. Winona, at 7:00 p.m. If you are, or know a combat wounded veteran, come join us. Membership is free and we will keep you informed and help you navigate the Veterans Administration.
Alzheimer’s Disease and other Related Dementia’s Support Group, meets the second Wednesday of every month 6:00-7:00 p.m. Parkview Conference room, Winona Health. Open discussion and tips for getting through the holidays will be discussed. If questions, call Diane Hanke 454-5419 or Cheryl Krage 494-7496. In the event of bad weather, please listen to any Winona Radio station for cancellation updates. 24 hour helpline number is 1-800-272-3900.