Most groups welcome visitors and new members. To have your group’s meeting listed, bring or mail a notice — no phone calls, please — to The North Platte Telegraph, P.O. Box 370, North Platte, NE 69103-0370, or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on the Friday prior to the meeting date. If you wish, include a telephone number to be published with your listing. (All meetings in North Platte unless otherwise noted.)
Wee Read Story Time — 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m., North Platte Public Library, 120 W. Fourth St. Puppets and song for those under 3 years accompanied by an adult.
North Platte Rotary Club — noon, Another Round, 1008 W. 18th St. 308-534-9648.
Class of 1964 Luncheon — noon, Canteen Bar & Grill, 2102 S. Jeffers St. 308-532-6432.
Dance at Senior Center, 7-9:30 p.m., 901 E. 10th St. Music by Ray Mullen, Country, $7 admission. Bring finger food.
North Platte Genealogical Society — 7 p.m., North Platte Public Library, 120 W. Fourth St. 308-534-3589.
Sunrise Rotary Club — 7 a.m., Nebraskaland National Bank, 1400 S. Dewey St., third floor.
Teen Explore — 4 p.m., North Platte Public Library, 120 W. Fourth St., meeting room. For youths ages 12-18, in grades 6-12.
Lincoln County Democrats — dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Wild Bill’s Wings and Bowling, 1100 S. Jeffers St. Visitors welcome. Terry Sigler, 308-532-6041.
Lee Bird Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol — 7 p.m., North Platte Airport, 5400 E. Lee Bird Drive, conference room.
Heartland Quilt Guild — 6:30 p.m., McKinley Education Center, 301 West F St..
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6930, Maywood — 7:30 p.m. Veterans of Foreign Wars Club, 120 N. Commercial St., Maywood. Harlan Weiss, quartermaster, 308-367-4539.
Open Duplicate Bridge — 12:30 p.m., North Platte Senior Center, 900 E. 10th St. Marietta, 308-539-6597.
Public Bingo — 6:30 p.m. early bird game, 7 p.m. regular games. North Platte Senior Center, 901 E. 10th St.
Buffalo Bill Stamp Club — 1:30 p.m. doors open, meeting at 2 p.m., Episcopal Church, Fourth and Vine streets.
R & R Club — noon, West Park Community Room, 3731 W. Prairie Ridge Road. Lunch and meeting.
Fun with Watercolor — 9-11:30 a.m., Northwestern Energy, Blue Flame Room, 215 E. Fifth St. Free to cancer survivors. Sandy Meyer, 308-532-9799.
“What’s it Worth” Antique Classes — 5 p.m. meal, 6-7:30 p.m. class, Wild Bill’s, 1100 S. Jeffers St. One item, $5 fee. 308-530-4572.
North Platte Kiwanis — 7 a.m., Pop Corner, 1847 West A St.
North Platte Chapter 2110, National Active and Retired Federal Employees — 11:30 a.m. lunch and meeting, Merrick’s Ranch House, 1220 E. Fourth St. Roger Eggleston, 308-530-3436.
Buffalo Bill Kiwanis — noon, Great Plains Health, 601 W. Leota St. 308-532-8941.
American Legion Post 163-Legion Riders — 6:30 p.m., American Legion Post, 2020 E. Fourth St. 308-532-4385 or 308-530-2051.
Preschool Story Time — 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., North Platte Public Library, 120 W. Fourth St. Ages 3 years through kindergarten.
American Youth Soccer Organization — 7:30 p.m., North Platte Chamber of Commerce, 502 S. Dewey St.
Heartland Amateur Radio Association — 7:30 p.m., Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles, 606 Heartland Road, Lexington. 308-537-2776.
Western Nebraska Community for Life — 7 p.m. prayer gathering, Foursquare Church, 2001 West A St. Ed, 308-534-9211.
North Platte Jaycees — 7 p.m., Jaycee Hall, 403 W. 10th St.
MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
Department of Education, Vocational Rehabilitation Services — anytime, Craft State Office Building No. 2, 200 S. Silber Ave., Room 402. 308-535-8100 or 800-272-3382. Assist persons with physical, emotional or learning disabilities with finding jobs.
Most support groups welcome visitors and new members. Call the telephone number listed to learn more about the group. To have a group’s meeting listed, bring or mail a notice to The North Platte Telegraph, P.O. Box 370, North Platte, NE 69103-0370, or e-mail to email@example.com. Include a contact name and telephone number and whether it can be published. Deadline for all support group information is noon on Friday of each week. (All meetings in North Platte unless otherwise noted.)
Men’s compulsive gambling support group — For time and place: Sue Huebner, 308-532-0587.
North Platte Weight Loss Surgery Support Group — 6:30-7:30 p.m., Great Plains Health. Conference Room A, Open to those who have had a gastric lap-band or a gastric by-pass or for anyone interested in having one of these surgeries. Vicky, 308-696-8509 or Celie, 308-696-7717.
Rape and Domestic Abuse Program — For time and place: 308-532-0624.
Gamblers 12-step recovery group — 10 a.m., 203 W. Fourth St. 308-650-0735.
Overeaters Anonymous — 5:30 p.m., Cozad Hospital meeting room.
Overeaters Anonymous — 10 a.m., First Christian Church, 501 Calvert Ave., Elwood.
Hope for Hurting Parents — 7 p.m., Cornerstone Church, Fourth St. and Sherman Ave.
Alzheimer’s support group — 1 p.m. United Methodist Church, E Street and McDonald Road. Enter through north or east door. Dick Warneke, 308-532-9443.
North Platte MS support group — 6:30 p.m., North Platte Senior Center, 900 E. 10th St., Alicia, 308-520-0351 or Kathy, 308-520-1687.
Overeaters Anonymous — 5:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 100 McDonald Road. Sharon, 308-520-0937.
Infertility Support Group — 7 p.m., Harvest Christian Fellowship Conference Room.
North Platte brain injury support group — 2 p.m., Conference Room C, Great Plains Health, 601 W. Leota St.
Women’s Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Support Group — 5:15 p.m. Tuesdays, 1 p.m. Wednesdays, covering topics including parenting, boundaries and self-esteem. Supported by Sandhills Crisis Intervention Program. For location: 308-284-8477.
Gamblers 12-step recovery group — 7 p.m., 203 W. Fourth St. 308-650-0735.
Women’s compulsive gambling support group — For place and time: Sue Huebner, 308-532-0587.
Mom to Mom Breast Feeding Support Group — 10 a.m. 3401 West F St. Emily Krondak, 308-520-6673 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Compassionate Friends Inc. — 7:30 p.m., St. Pat’s Catholic Church, classroom, Fourth and Chestnut Streets-south door off parking lot.
Christ-centered recovery groups — 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Harvest Christian Fellowship, 1501 S. Dewey St. 308-534-4563
OTHER SUPPORT GROUPS
Post-Abortion Support Group — For time and place: 308-534-1440 or 308-650-3085.
Domestic violence intervention program for men — 7 p.m., Mondays or Tuesdays, educational group sessions for men to learn to become non-abusive. 308-534-5879.
(for families of alcoholics)
Al-Anon — 620 W. Sixth St.; 11 a.m., Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 7 p.m., Monday, Tuesday; 2 p.m., Sunday. All meetings are downstairs.
Fourth Street Group — 1720 W. Fourth St.; 8 p.m. Wednesday unity meeting with AA.
Ogallala Al-Anon — 1008 West A St., 7 p.m. Wednesday.
North Platte Group — 620 W. Sixth St. Sunday: noon, third and 11th step; 7:30 p.m., closed meeting. Monday: noon, 12X12; 8 p.m., speakers meeting. Tuesday: noon, 8 p.m., Big Book study, 6:30 p.m., women’s meeting. Wednesday: noon, grapevine. Thursday: noon, As Bill Sees It; 6:30 p.m., women’s Big Book meeting. Friday: noon, living sober, 8 p.m., newcomers candlelight meeting. Saturday: noon, Came to Believe, 8 p.m.. Serenity Sisters meeting (women only). Handicap accessible. All meetings non-smoking.
Fourth Street Group — 1720 W. Fourth St., daily 12:15 (noon) and 8 p.m. Women’s meeting, 6:30 p.m. Monday. Men’s meeting, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Callaway Seven Valleys AA — 8 p.m. Monday, United Methodist Church, 207 E. Morse St. Al-Anon, 8 p.m. Wednesday, United Methodist Church, 308-836-2751.
Cozad AA — 8 p.m. Wednesday, Southview dining room,1804 Papio Lane; 8 p.m. Saturday, Christ the King Catholic Church, 613 W. 13th St., parish hall.
Ogallala AA — 1008 West A, 10:30 a.m. Sunday; 6 p.m. Monday; 6 p.m. Tuesday; 6 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. Thursday; noon Friday; 7 p.m. Saturday. All in MT. Call 308-284-3934 or 308-284-6820.
Gothenburg AA — 7:30 p.m. Monday, 416 19th St., Pony Express Group; 8 p.m. Tuesday, Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, 1915 Ave. J.
Sutherland AA — 8 p.m. Thursday, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 410 Poplar St. Non-smoking.
Paxton AA — 7 p.m. MT Monday, St. Patrick Catholic Church, 301 E. Fourth St. Non-smoking.
Wallace AA — 7 p.m. Sunday, American Legion Hall, 227 S. Commercial Ave.
Callaway — 8 p.m. Friday, United Methodist Church. Information: 308-836-2751 or 308-643-2353.
The Ties that Bind — 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, Alano Club (downstairs), 620 W. Sixth St. Open meetings, non-smoking. All meetings are child friendly with supervision.