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Community

Support groups, clubs, and services

Tuesday, Nov. 7

Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health Department, 309 S. Galena Ave., Suite 100, Dixon. Appointments: 815-284-3371.

Kiwanis Club of Sterling, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Ryberg Auditorium, CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre Road, 815-499-4866.

Blood pressure screenings, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Whiteside County Health Department, 1300 W. Second St., Rock Falls, 815-626-2230.

Sisters in Christ, 9 a.m., Congregational Church, 1602 13th Ave., Rock Falls.

Golden K Kiwanis, 9 a.m., Post House Community Center, 100 W. Second St.

Gaffey Home Nursing and Hospice blood pressure clinic, 9 a.m.- noon, Kroger, 2301 Locust St., Sterling, 815-626-3467.

Weight Watchers, 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., Loveland Community House, 513 W. Second St., Dixon.

Free blood pressure clinic, 10-11:30 a.m., Oregon Living & Rehab Center, 811 S. 10th St.

Blood pressure checks and Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m., Rock River Center, 810 S. 10th St., Oregon, 815-732-3252.

Senior Information Services, 10 a.m. to noon, Heritage Center, 106 S. Broad St., Lanark, 800-541-5479.

Sauk Valley Alcoholics Anonymous Group, noon, open, Sunshine meeting, back door, 1503 First Ave., Suite D, Rock Falls.

Alcoholics Anonymous Gratitude Group, noon, open;
6 p.m. women’s, open, lower level, Loveland Community House, 513 W. Second St., Dixon.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, closed, St. Paul Lutheran Church, 114 S. Fifth St., Oregon.

Dixon Noon Lions, noon, private dining room, KSB Hospital, 403 E. First St., 815-973-2105. Public welcome.

Sauk Valley Alcoholics Anonymous Group, noon, open;
7 p.m., open, As Bill Sees It, back door, 1503 First Ave., Suite D, Rock Falls.

Sterling Rotary Club, noon-
1 p.m., YWCA of the Sauk Valley, 412 First Ave.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, closed, 12x12; 3:30 p.m., closed; 7 p.m., closed, Big Book, Bazaar Americana, 609 W. Third St., Sterling.

Low Vision Group, 1 p.m., Rock River Center, 810 S. 10th St., Oregon, 815-732-3252.

Volunteer Care Center of Lee County, 2-5 p.m., 101 W. Second St., Dixon. Appointment: 815-284-9555.

Dixon TOPS IL617 meeting, 5 p.m., Eells meeting room, St. Luke Episcopal Church, 221 W. Third St., 815-288-1328.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group, 5:30 p.m., Whiteside County Senior Center, 1207 W. Ninth St., Sterling.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
6 p.m., closed, Second Reformed Parsonage, back door, 701 14th Ave., Fulton.

Twin City Educational Scholarship Board meeting, 6 p.m., YWCA of the Sauk Valley, 412 First Ave., Sterling, 815-625-7237.

TOPS 253, 6-7:30 p.m., Morningside of Sterling, 2705 Avenue E, Sterling, 815-622-2820.

Al-Anon, 6:30 p.m., St. John Lutheran Church, 229 S. First St., Pearl City.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7 p.m., closed, 606 N. Brown Ave., Ashton.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7 p.m., closed, 808 Freeport Road, Sterling.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7 p.m., open, back door, 707 First Ave., Suite A, Rock Falls.

Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners, 7 p.m., closed;
8 p.m., closed, First Presbyterian Church, 410 Second Ave., Sterling.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7 p.m., open, Rolling Hills Progress Center, 201 state Route 64, Lanark.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7:30 p.m., closed, Village of Progress, 710 S. 13th St., Oregon.

Rock Falls Eastern Star,
8 p.m., 117 Second St.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
8 p.m., home meeting, closed, call 815-284-2589.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
8 p.m., closed, All Saints Lutheran Church, 624 Luther Drive, Byron.

Wednesday, Nov. 8

Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health Department, 309 S. Galena Ave., Suite 100, Dixon. Appointments: 815-284-3371.

Dixon Kiwanis Club meeting, 7 a.m., private dining room, KSB Hospital, 403 E. First St.

Rock River Center Board meeting, 7:30 a.m., Rock River Center, 810 S. 10th St., Oregon, 815-732-3252.

Blood pressure screenings, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Whiteside County Health Department, 1300 W. Second St., Rock Falls, 815-626-2230.

Henry Pratt Retiree breakfast, 9 a.m., Red Apple, 1130 Franklin Grove Road, Dixon.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
9 a.m., women’s group; noon; 3:30 p.m.; 7 p.m., Bazaar Americana, 609 W. Third St., Sterling.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
9 a.m., closed, Church of the Brethren, 215 North Court St., Dixon.

Blood pressure check,
10-11 a.m., Morningside of Sterling, 2705 Avenue E, 815-564-2145.

Red Cross blood drive,
10 a.m.-2 p.m., 112 W. Second St., Rock Falls. Appointment: 815-625-0382.

Chartwell Nursing Solutions, free blood pressure clinic,
11 a.m.-noon, Dixon Food Center – Red Fox, 500 Chicago Ave.

Action for a Better Tomorrow – Sauk Valley, noon-1 p.m., Democratic Headquarters, 77 S. Hennepin Ave., Dixon.

Alcoholics Anonymous Gratitude Group, noon, Big Book, closed; 6 p.m. Big Book, tradition, closed, lower level, Loveland Community House, 513 W. Second St., Dixon.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, closed, St. Paul Lutheran Church, 114 S. Fifth St., Oregon.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, closed, Grapevine; 6 p.m., closed, Spanish; 7 p.m. closed, Bazaar Americana, 609 W. Third St., Sterling.

Sauk Valley Alcoholics Anonymous Group, noon, open; 7 p.m., open, Big Book, back door, 1503 First Ave., Suite D, Rock Falls.

Book Club, 12:30 p.m., Rock River Center, 810 S. 10th St., Oregon, 815-732-3252.

Free blood pressure check, 1-3 p.m., Amboy Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, 15 W. Wasson Road, 815-857-2550.

Milledgeville Woman’s Club, 1:30 p.m., Milledgeville library, 18 W. Fifth St.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
5:30 p.m., closed, step, tradition, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chicago Ave., Davis Junction.

Pearl, a self-esteem support group of the YWCA Domestic Violence Program, 6 p.m., 815-625-0333.

Crafting with a cause,
6-8 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1701 16th Ave., Sterling, no charge, 847-302-6772.

Sauk Valley Gold Wing Riders, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Pizza Ranch, 3900 E. Lincolnway, Sterling, 815-535-8349.

AWANA, 6:20-8 p.m., ages 3 years through sixth grader, Northside Baptist Church, 598 River Lane, Dixon, 815-288-5212.

Safe Harbor – Community Recovery Group, 6:30 p.m., Town Square Centre, 101 W. Second St., Dixon, 815-994-1953 or 908-361-7924.

Sauk Valley DBSA, 6:30-
8 p.m., CGH Medical Center classroom 1, 100 LeFevre Road, Sterling. 815-284-6611 ext. 381.

AMVETS 123, 7 p.m., VFW Post, 1560 Franklin Grove Road, Dixon.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7 p.m., open, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 960 U.S. Route 52, Amboy.

Alcoholics Anonymous,
7 p.m., closed, 808 Freeport Road, Sterling.

Alcoholics Anonymous
7 p.m., closed, Polo Town Hall, 117 N. Franklin Ave.

Northern Illinois Divers Association, 7:30 p.m., Angelo’s II, 2525 E. Lincolnway, Sterling.

Northern Illinois Star Gazers meeting, 7:30 p.m., Room 3G12, biology lab, Sauk Valley Community College, 173 state Route 2, Dixon, 815-288-2852.

Rock River Grange,
7:30 p.m., Masonic Lodge,
1409 N. Galena Ave., Dixon, 815-973-1490.

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