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Wednesday Datebook

January 8, 2020 at 3:00 a.m.

Civic clubs

Rotary Club of North Garland County, known as Scenic 7 Rotary, meets from noon-1 p.m. on the first, second and third Thursday of the month at Charlie's Pizza Pub, 127 McNeely Circle. On the fourth Thursday of the month, the club meets after hours at 5 p.m. Visitors are welcome. Members and visitors are asked to arrive at least 30 minutes before the meetings in order to socialize and have time to place menu orders. Call Amanda Kennedy, 501-922-0227, for more information.

Hot Springs Civitan Club meets at 6 p.m. Thursday at Smokin' in Style BBQ, 2278 Albert Pike Road. Dinner starts at 5:30 p.m. Call President Kym Jones, 901-734-5900, for more information.

Fraternal Order of Eagles, 817 Hobson Ave., is having a game night from 6-9 p.m. today. All members and their guests are welcome. Sandwiches and drinks will be available for purchase.

Hot Springs Elks Lodge, 132 Abbott Place, will serve hand-breaded chicken tender strips from 5-6:30 p.m. prepared by the Ross crew. Pre-meeting will be held at 6 p.m. and the regular business meeting will follow at 7 p.m.

Support groups

Narcotics Anonymous meets at noon and 8 p.m. today at 919 Hobson Ave. This is a 12-step recovery program for people for whom drugs have become a major problem. The Helpline number is 501-321-8700.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets daily at 8 p.m.; at 8 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; at noon Monday-Saturday; and at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. The speaker meeting is at 11 a.m. Sunday. The step meeting is at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The men's and women's meeting is at 6 p.m. Friday. All meetings are held at 411 Sellers St. Call 501-623-6328, for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Last House on the Block, meets at 6 and 8 a.m. today at 315 W. Grand Ave. Call 866-754-2579, for more information.

Narcotics Anonymous, SOS Group, meets at 6 p.m. today at 315 W. Grand Ave. All meetings are open. Call 866-754-2579, for more information.

Narcotics Anonymous, Square Peg, Round Hole, meets at 8 p.m. today at 315 W. Grand Ave. Call 866-754-2579, for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Malvern Group Women meets at 6 p.m. today at 211 W. Third St., Malvern, in the upstairs Chamber of Commerce Building. Doors open one hour before the meeting. Call 501-467-5409, or 501-231-9518, for AA information, or 501-623-6328, for Hot Springs Intergroup.

Christians in Action meets at 7 p.m. Monday and Thursday at Worldwide Christian Outreach, 3835 Albert Pike Road. It helps men and women overcome the traps of drugs, alcohol, meth or sexual addictions. Call Garland Edwards, 501-760-7407, or 501-318-9245, for more information.

Apostolic Faith Tabernacle has an Alcohol and Chemical Treatment Series program from 6-7 p.m. today in its fellowship hall, 3217 Airport Road, Pearcy. ACTS classes help substance abusers by addressing three key areas: Physical, emotional and spiritual. Call Michael Bell, 501-627-2054, for more information.

Unity Al-Anon Family Group, help for people whose lives have been affected by a loved one drinking or drugs, meets from 6-7 p.m. today at Oaklawn United Methodist Church, 216 Higdon Ferry Road. Newcomers are welcome. Call 501-318-3657, for more information.

Sellers Street Al-Anon Family Group, 411 Sellers St., meets at 8 p.m. today downstairs. Help and support for friends and family of alcoholics/addicts. Call Geneva, 501-276-5299, or 501-844-6139, for more information.

We Are Not Doctors AA Group meets at 6 p.m. today at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 228 Spring St. Go through the courtyard to the southern door, the meeting is upstairs. Call John, 501-282-9838, or Rasa 501-655-0288, for more information.

Stop Suicide Support group meets at 7 p.m. today at Ark of Praise Church, 308 Butterfield. Call 501-276-9126, for more information.

Hot Springs Local Ostomy Support Group meets from 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday in the Dublin Room at CHI St. Vincent, 300 Werner St. This is a nonprofit organization established to help people who have had or are needing ostomy surgery. The public is welcome. Call President Fidel Menchaca, 513-783-5965, or email [email protected], for more information.


Duplicate bridge will be held at 12:30 p.m. today at The Bridge House, 300 W. St. Louis St., for all bridge players with stratified scoring. Need a partner? Come early, one is on-site. Call 501-525-8780, or 501-984-1384, for more information.

New Horizons Band meets today from 1o a.m.-noon at Creekside Community Church, 1010 Shady Grove Road. It is primarily for people who played an instrument in high school and wish to relive those days of playing in a band. Dues are $40 a semester. Call band director Bill Crook at Crook's Music Service, 2024 Central Ave., or email [email protected], for more information.

Hot Springs Carousel Readers' Theater entertains audiences with performances emphasizing humor and enthusiasm. People of all ages interested in theatrical study and performance are welcome to attend meetings from 10:30 a.m.-noon Fridays at the Garland County Library, 1427 Malvern Ave. Appearances are free, however, donations are welcome to cover expenses. Call Steve Mitchell, 214-392-8013, or Brad Orlopp, 501-538-8847, for more information.

Course in Miracles study group meets from 3-5 p.m. today at the Garland County Library, 1427 Malvern Ave. The facilitator is the Rev. John Vise. Everyone from beginners to advanced students is welcome. Call Vise, 501-276-6984, for more information.

The Family History Center at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2765 Malvern Ave., is open from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Fridays. The public is welcome to work and/or get help on their family genealogy. Call 501-262-2782, for more information.

Water workout and aerobics, Aqua Arthritis classes and swim lessons for all ages are held at the Quapaw Community Center, 500 Quapaw Ave. Water aerobics is at 9 a.m. Monday-Friday and water workout is at 10 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Aqua Arthritis classes follow the guidelines of the Arthritis Foundation's water exercise program and are held at 1o a.m. Tuesday and Thursdays. Water exercise is a low-impact way to work out. Call 501-623-9922, for more information.

Extension Get Fit costs $20 a year and has six locations:

• At 8:30 a.m. Monday and today at CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs Senior Center, 301 Broadway St. Call 501-624-0838, for more information.

• From 9-10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday at Leonard Street Baptist Church, 625 Leonard St. Call Sharon Dodd, 501-525-1718, for more information.

• At 8:45 a.m. Monday and Thursday at New Salem United Methodist Church, 1798 Mountain Pine Road. Call Billie Sue, 501-282-6261, for more information.

• At 9 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday at Piney Grove United Methodist Church, 2963 Airport Road. Call Virginia Gunderson, 501-767-3831, and Gail Oyster, 501-580-1960, for more information.

• At 9 a.m. Monday and Thursday at Center Fork Baptist Church, 1101 S. Moore Road. Call 501-767-4607, for more information.

•At 9 a.m. Monday-Thursday at Hot Springs Baptist Church, 144 Weston Road. Call Julia Lamb, 501-276-2983, for more information.

Cooperative Christian Ministries and Clinic's program, Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin'-By World, holds informational meetings from 10-11 a.m. Thursday at 133 Arbor St. Call 501-318-1153, ext. 302, for more information.

Henderson Alumni Lunch Bunch meets at 11:30 a.m. Friday at West Shores Retirement Community, 2607 Albert Pike Road. Call B.J. Smith, 501-321-2144, by noon Thursday for reservations.

Silver Light Adult Care Service will be held 8:30-10:30 a.m. today in the cafeteria of Gospel Light Baptist Church, 600 Garland Ave. This service is tailored to individuals who have memory issues, or persons who cannot tolerate a typical church service. This will be an interactive service to engage participants in a low-anxiety, low-crowd space where they and their families can safely attend church. Call 501-623-7827, for more information.

Downtown Derby Dolls nonprofit roller derby league welcomes all ladies 18 years and older to drop in and give roller derby a try. All gear needed is on-site, and no experience is necessary. Beginner "Fresh Meat" practices are held in the Hot Springs Junior Academy gym. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. today. There is a drop-in fee of $5. Follow the league on Facebook or Instagram for more information.

Hot Springs Senior Center, 301 Broadway St., will have bean bag baseball at 10 a.m. and line dancing at 12:30 p.m. today. Call 501-520-1465, for more information.

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