Community calendar


TODAY

• Lupus Foundation of America, Greater Ohio Chapter, hosts an Ask the Experts teleconference, “Think Again: Coping with Lupus Fog,” at 7 p.m. Call 888-665-8787 to register.

• WNOD Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 8 p.m. for a public discussion meeting in the First United Methodist Church, 230 E. Poplar St. 937-622-1294.

OCT. 19

• U.S. Small Business Association offers a seminar, “Beginner’s Guide to SBA Resources,” at 9 a.m. in the U.S. Small Business Association office, 525 Vine St., Suite 1050, Cincinnati, and two webinars, “SBA Resources and Resource Partners at 10 a.m. and “8(a) Readiness” at 10:30 a.m. sba.gov.

• Sidney Noon Group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at noon for a public discussion meeting in the St. John’s Lutheran Church, 120 W. Water St. 937-622-1294.

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Northside Commons Community Center, 316 W. Russell Road. 937-789-4317.

• Celebrate Recovery, a Christian 12-step program for addicts and people dealing with grief, loss, abandonment, eating disorders or codependency, meets at 6 p.m. in the Connection Point Church of God, 1510 Campbell Road. Use door 3.

• The Writer’s Club meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Piqua Public Library, 116 W. High St., Piqua. 937-773-6753.

• Families of Addicts meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Mount Zion Church, 324 Grove St. 937-570-0118.

• Nar-Anon meets at 7 p.m. in the Piqua Public Library, 116 W. High St., Piqua, 937-773-6753.

• Thursday Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 7 p.m. for a public big book meeting in the Presbyterian Church, North and Miami streets. 937-622-1294.

OCT. 20

• Ohio’s Freemasons will have their 208th annual meeting today and Saturday in the Dayton Masonic Center, 525 W. Riverview Ave., Dayton.

• Sidney Gateway Hi12 meets at noon at the American Legion post, 1265 Fourth Ave. All Masons are welcome.

• Sidney Noon Group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at noon for a public discussion meeting in the St. John’s Lutheran Church, 120 W. Water St. 937-622-1294.

• Friday Night Group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 7:30 p.m. for a members-only discussion meeting in the First Christian Church, 320 E. Russell Road. 937-622-1294.

OCT 21

• Saturday Morning Eye Opener group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 10 a.m. for a members-only discussion meeting in the First United Methodist Church 230 E. Poplar St. 937-622-1294.

• Sidney Woman of Hope group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 11:30 a.m. for a women members-only discussion meeting in the white house at 117 W. Water St. 937-622-1294.

•Lupus Foundation of America, Greater Ohio Chapter, hosts a teletalk support group for young lupians at 2 p.m. Call 888-665-8787 to register.

OCT. 23

• Grand Lake Health System hosts a pre-diabetes education session in the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital Conference rooms, 200 St. Clair St., St. Marys, at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. and hosts a drop-in bereavement support group in the Annex Hospice Conference Room at 2 p.m. 419-394-6132.

• Sidney Rotary Club meets at noon in the Moose Lodge, 1200 Broadway Ave.

• Sidney Noon Group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at noon for a public discussion meeting in the St. John’s Lutheran Church, 120 W. Water St. 937-622-1294.

• Primary Purpose Group of of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 8 p.m. for a members-only discussion meeting in the First Christian Church, 320 E. Russell Road. 937-622-1294.

OCT. 24

• Grand Lake Health System hosts a spouse- and partner-loss support group at 6 p.m. in the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital Annex Hospice Conference Room, 200 St. Clair St., St. Marys. 419-394-6132.

• Sidney Group of Alcoholics Anonymous of Piqua-Sidney-Troy meets at 8:30 p.m. for an open speaker’s meeting in the Presbyterian Church, North and Miami streets. 937-622-1294.

OCT. 25

• U.S. Small Business Association preents three webinars, “U.S. SBA Programs and Services” at 10 a.m., “Is HUBZone Right for You?” at 10:30 a.m. and “SBA Resources for Your Small Business Dreams” at noon. sba.gov.

• Sidney Kiwanis Club meets at noon at the Moose Lodge, 1200 Broadway Ave. 937-710-4944.

• Sit ‘N Stitch meets at 1 p.m. in the Piqua Public Library, 116 W. High St., Piqua. 937-773-6753.

Compiled by Patricia Ann Speelman. Send meeting notices to pspeelman@sidneydailynews.com.

Compiled by Patricia Ann Speelman. Send meeting notices to pspeelman@sidneydailynews.com.