Virginia Overeaters Anonymous: Wednesdays, 4 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 1111 8th St. S. Virginia, West Wing conference room C. If you have food issues, please join us. The building is accessible, 218- 741-7327 for more info.
Overeaters Anonymous: If you worry about the way you eat, we may have answer for you. No weigh-ins, dues or fees, 218-728- 4644 for area meeting locations & times.
Hoyt Lakes TOPS 702: Wednesdays, weigh in at 8:30 a.m. Lower level of the Hoyt Lakes Community Building, meeting to follow. Carol 225-2677 or Cleo 750-9842 w/questions.
Palo TOPS 1625: Tuesdays, weigh in at 9 a.m. at the Loon Lake Community Center, meeting to follow, everyone is welcome.
Virginia Weight Watchers Meeting: Mondays, weigh in at 10 a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, meeting to follow at 10:30 a.m.
Grand Rapids MS Group Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 11 – 12:30 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids MS Group Meeting: 2nd Thursday of the month, 11 – 12:30 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Grand Rapids
Hibbing MS Group Meeting: Last Thursday of the month, 1 – 3 p.m. at the Open Door Church, Hibbing
MS Burger Night: 1st Thursday of the month, locations will vary, informal gathering for people with MS or family, friends and caregivers wanting to know more about MS. Go to www.grandrapidsms. weebly.com or call Jeff and Aletta at 218-929-2599
Biwabik Al-Anon Meeting: Tuesdays, 11 a.m., Community United Christ Church, Biwabik, for more info call 218-741-5973
McDavitt Al-Anon Meeting: Wednesdays, 7 p.m., McDavitt Town Hall, Zim, for more info call 218-744-1784
Virginia Al-Anon Family Group Meeting: Fridays, 10:30 a.m., Arrowhead Center 505 12th Ave. W., Virginia
Virginia Al-Anon Family Group Meeting: Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m., East Range, Arrowhead Center 505 12th Ave. W., Virginia, for more info call 218-749-4583 Everyone Welcome!
Virginia Nar-Anon Family Group Meeting: Wednesdays, 6 p.m., Arrowhead Center 505 12th Ave. W., Virginia, this is an open meeting, we offer support for the family & friends of addicts. For more info call 1-800-477-6291
Babbitt AA Meeting: Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Night Big Book, at Presbyterian Church, Babbitt
Babbitt AA Meeting: Thursdays, 7 p.m., Back to Basics, Keep It Simple, Open meeting, Presbyterian Church, Babbitt
McDavitt AA Meeting: Wednesdays, 7 p.m. McDavitt Town Hall, Hwy 27, Zim. 218-969-4536
Tower AA Meeting: Thursdays, 6:30 p.m., Lake Vermilion 12×12, Open, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 304 Spruce St., Tower
Does your loved one live with a mental illness? The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) provides education, support and advocacy for families and their loved ones. Find classes and support groups at NAMI Minnesota (namihelps.org), NAMI Grand Rapids (namigrandrapidsmn.org) and NAMI Duluth (namidulutharea.com). For further information contact Dan: NAMI Iron Range (email@example.com) 218-290- 5461.
Virginia AA Women’s Meeting: Tuesdays, 12 noon, Ladies By The Lake, Peace United Methodist Church, 303 S. 9th Ave., Virginia, please use side door.
Chair Yoga will be held every Tuesday at the Grand Rapids United Methodist Church, 12:00-12:45
The Seventh-Day Adventist Church no longer meets at the Virginia Senior Center. Please call 218-341-8263 for more information.
PTSD Support Group will be meeting on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, beginning April 12 at Project Care Free Clinic in Hibbing.
Does your loved one live with a mental illness? The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota Family Support Group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the Month from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Essentia Health Medical Arts Building-McMillan Room B, 901 9th Street South, Virginia. For further information contact Dan: 218-290-5461. The meeting is free of charge and registration is not necessary.
The Salvation Army Supper Club volunteers serves free hot meals for the needy each day Monday thru Friday from 4-5 p.m. at the Salv ation Army Church, 705 12th Ave. W. in Virgiznia. For more info call 741-1889.
Disabled American Veterans clothing drop boxes are located at: Britt Short Stop, L & M Supply in Mt. Iron, Hoover Road in Virginia, Laurentian Manor in Virginia, Ely Lake Short Stop, Aurora Car Wash,Shopping Center in Aurora, Old School Lives in Cotton and Zup’s Food Market in Cook, in Gilbert across from the Wandering Pines restaurant. People can bring their good used clothes, boots and shoes for men, women and children; please bag all items.
Cash Bingo – Every Tuesday evening the Virginia Elks holds a cash bingo session that is open to the public. Early bird starts at 6 p.m. Regular bingo starts at 6:30. Food is available for purchase during the program. Proceeds to benefit local charities. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Aurora Seniors are sponsoring a bus trip on the 3rd & 4th Thursday of each month to Fortune Bay from noon-5 PM. Reservations required two weeks in advance by calling Tom @ 248-0715. Members get priority reservations. Senior Mem bership is $3.00 per year for 55 & older. Need not be Senior or member. Bus package includes $15.00 casino play.
Has life become Unmanageable? CELEBRATE RECOVERY, A Christ-Centered recovery group meets every Tuesday at: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church located: 230 3rd St. S., Virginia. Supper served at 6 – 6:30 p.m. Free will offering taken. Meeting follows at 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Call ahead for free childcare. Call Peter: 218-3 48- 3941 or 218-741-9003.
Volunteers Needed! Enjoy a couple of hours in a tropical paradise in the City of Virginia. The Friends of the Olcott Park Greenhouse is seeking volunteers to help keep the greenhouse open & greet visitors. Flexible scheduling! Call Cathy at 218-780- 4113 or 218-258-3860 for more information
RUBY’S PANTRY FOOD DISTRIBUTION: Babbitt Municipal Center (71 South Drive, 4th Saturday of each month from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. $20 cash donation buys an abundance of food. No income or residency guidelines. Bring two large boxes or baskets. Sponsored by St. Pius X Catholic Church. Volunteers needed! Sign up at distribution.