Meetings & Events 9/12/13

American Legion Auxiliary meeting Sept. 17 The American Legion Auxiliary meeting will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, in the Park Ballroom. The officers for this year are President Tonya Flick, First Vice-President Cindy Schanus, Second Vice-President Sue Tuma, Secretary Amy Holden, Treasurer Diane Pexa, Chaplain Dolly Kabes, Sgt. at Arms Gertie Chlan, Executive Board: Ann Slavik and Sally Bauer. The bar committee is Sue Tuma, Elsie Tupy, LuAnn Villwock and Peg Wermerskirchen. All ladies are welcome to attend.

Alzheimer’s support group meeting is Sept. 17 The Lutheran Home: Belle Plaine and its Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association provide resources and a support group for community members whose lives are touched by Alzheimer’s disease and other memory loss disorders. The monthly support group is free and open to the public. The next meeting will be from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, at Kingsway Retirement Living in the Ratzkeller. "Caring and Sharing" will be the topic. Questions, call Sarah Beckius, 952-873-2161. Therapeutic Respite Care is available for loved ones with Alzheimer’s/dementia for the hour while attending the support group meeting.

Lonsdale Golden Agers meet Sept. 17 The Lonsdale Golden Agers will be meeting 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, in the Lonsdale Civic Center. Cards will be played. The lunch committee is Darlene Rezac, Jeanette Kes and Rosie Tuma. Hot dogs and pork and beans will be served. For more information call Mary at 507-744-2608.

Grief support group meets Sept. 17 A Grief support group meets the third Tuesday of each month in the parish office building (former rectory) of St. Wenceslaus Church, 215 Main St. E, in New Prague. The next meeting is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept 17. 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.