Meetings & Events 4/11/13

 

AA groups meet regularly in New Prague

 New Prague Alcoholics Anonymous holds five meetings each week in New Prague.

 The organization meets at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church at 8 p.m. Mondays, 8 p.m. Thursdays and 9 a.m. Fridays. Meetings are held at New Prague Alliance Church at 7:30 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday.

 Alanon, for friends and families of alcoholics, also meets at 8 p.m. Mondays at Holy Trinity.

 Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at FaithPoint Lutheran Church (the former State Bank of New Prague building). Call 952-457-2389 for more information.

Lonsdale Golden Agers meet April 16

 The Lonsdale Golden Agers will be meeting 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at the Lonsdale Civic Center. A chicken dinner will be served. Lunch committee is Janette Kes and Mary Nohava. If there are any questions call Mary at 507-744-2608.

Regional Grief Support Group meets April 16

 This grief support group meets the third Tuesday of each month in the parish office building of St. Wenceslaus Church, 215 Main St E, New Prague. The next meeting is 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 16. This group is open to all who are grieving the loss of someone significant in their lives. All are welcome to get the support that is needed at this time in their lives. For more information call Deacon Bob Wagner at 952-758-2716.

American Legion Auxiliary meeting April 16

 Charles Borak American Legion Auxiliary Unit #45 of New Prague will have its regular monthly meeting 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 16. The Third District Convention, which will be held in New Prague on May 17, 18 and 19 will be on the agenda. The Auxiliary will be hosting the evening Bingo at Mala Strana on Thursday, April 18, at 6 p.m. The Lunch Bar Committee for the April meeting: Lorraine Simon, Winnie Simon, Charlene Skluzacek and Ann Slavik.

MCHS offers CPR and First Aid classes

 Mayo Clinic Health System in New Prague is offering Heartsaver CPR from 8 a.m.-noon and First Aid from 12:30-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, in the Jameen Mape Conference Center.

 The Heartsaver CPR class is designed to teach CPR for victims of all ages, automatic external defibrillator (AED) use and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. The First Aid class will include first aid basics and instruction on medical, injury and environmental emergencies. Both classes offer a two-year certification through the American Heart Association.

 For cost information and to register for either of these classes, call the public affairs department at 952-758-8956.