South County Community Calendar: Thursday, February 8, 2018 through Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Thursday, Feb. 8

• Rep. Paul Curtman, R-Washington, who is seeking the Republican nomination for state auditor, will speak during a meeting of the Tesson Ferry Township Republican Club at 7 p.m. at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church, 4355 Butler Hill Road. Attendees are asked to park in back and enter through the rear entrance. For more information, call (314) 845-6879.

• Ed Weisbart of Physicians for a National Health Program will discuss “How to Talk to Skeptical People About Medicare for All” during a meeting of the Bonhomme Township Democratic Club at 7 p.m. at the Kirkwood Community Center, 111 S. Geyer Road.

• Linda Vandivort will highlight the magic of live theater and show how a play is brought to life on the Rep stage during a lunch-and-learn program, “Page to Stage: Bringing the Written Word to Life at the Repertory Theatre,” sponsored by the SAJE Senior Ministry at 10:45 a.m. at Episcopal Church of the Advent, 9373 Garber Road. Lunch will be served at noon. For more information, call (314) 822-4736.

• The Crestwood-Sunset Hills Kiwanis Club will meet from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rich & Charlie’s, 9942 Watson Road. For more information, call (314) 223-5264.

• Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 7:30 p.m. at 9907 Gravois Road, Suite E. Enter at the rear of the building. For more information, call (636) 467-7023.

• The Retired Men’s Club of Webster Groves Presbyterian Church will meet to play bridge from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the church, 45 W. Lockwood Ave. Men of all faiths are welcome. For more information, call (314) 892-5319.

• Free drop-in play of American Mah Jongg will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Pavilion at Lemay, 305 Gregg Road, Jefferson Barracks Park. For more information, call (314) 615-8877.

Friday, Feb. 9

• The Women’s Fellowship of St. Johns Evangelical United Church of Christ, 11333 St. Johns Church Road, will host a Spaghetti Dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. The cost is $9 for adults and $4 for children younger than 10. For more information, call (314) 892-0848.

• A jitterswing dance will be offered at the Concord Farmers Club, 10140 Concord School Road. Lessons start at 7 p.m. and dancing be-gins at 8 p.m.

• Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 765 Lemay Ferry Road, will offer open prayer sessions from 11 a.m. to noon Fridays, Mondays and Wednesdays.

Saturday, Feb. 10

• The International Folk Dance Association will sponsor folk dancing from 7:30 to 10:45 p.m. at University United Methodist Church, 6901 Washington Ave. For more information, call (314) 638-4024.

Sunday, Feb. 11

• The Men’s Club of Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 765 Lemay Ferry Road, will host a Pork Sausage Dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $11 for adults and $5 for children. For tickets and more information, call (314) 631-7331.

• Overeaters Anonymous will meet from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at 9907 Gravois Road, Suite E. Enter at the rear of the building. For more information, call (314) 638-6070.

Monday, Feb. 12

• The St. Louis County Senior Card Club for pinochle and bridge players meets from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Crestwood Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane.

• Line dancing will be offered at the Concord Farmers Club, 10140 Concord School Road. Lessons are offered from 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., followed by open dancing until 9:15 p.m.

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter 1070 will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Church of Latter-Day Saints, 4511 Butler Hill Road. Weigh-ins will  start at 6 p.m. For more information, call (314) 550-9919.

• Concord Church, 13775 Tesson Ferry Road, will offer a depression/anxiety support group from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, call (314) 807-5820.

Tuesday, Feb. 13

• “GriefShare,” a support group designed to help individuals cope with the death of a loved one, will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Lutheran Church of Webster Gardens, 8749 Watson Road. To register, call (314) 961-5275.

• Affton Chapter 1015 of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet at 10 a.m. in Room 103 of the Salvation Army, 824 Union Road. Weigh-ins begin at 9:10 a.m.

• Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 1 p.m. at the Concord Trinity United Methodist Church Library, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd.

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter 186 will meet at 9 a.m. in Rooms 3 and 4 on the lower level at Mary, Mother of the Church, 5901 Kerth Road.

• The Crestwood Senior Dance Club meets from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane. The cost is $1

Wednesday, Feb. 14

• St. Thomas/Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 3980 S. Lindbergh Blvd., will offer “Ashes on the Go” from to 7 to 9 a.m. Ash Wednesday in the church’s north parking lot. Drivers may remain in their cars for a brief prayer and imposition of ashes.

• The St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Parish, 4900 Ringer Road, will offer a Fish Fry from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The event offers drive-up and carry-out service.

• Queen of All Saints Catholic Church, 6603 Christopher Drive, will host a Fish Fry from 4 to 7 p.m. To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the first 100 couples will receive a mini-cake. A senior discount is offered from 4 to 5 p.m.

• The Concord Garden Club will meet at 10:15 a.m. at Christ Memorial Lutheran Church, 5252 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Dues cost $20 per year. Visitors are asked to bring a sack lunch; drinks and dessert are provided. For additional information, call (314) 843-6219.

• The Mehlville/Oakville Alumni Association will sponsor a Bunco Club at 7 p.m. at the Upcycle Treasure Box, 2625 Telegraph Road. The cost is $5.

• Dottie’s senior group for single men and women is free to join and offers an opportunity to meet new friends. For information about the meeting time and location, call (314) 638-3402.

• The Kiwanis Club of South County will meet from noon to 1 p.m. at Frailey’s Southtown Grill, 4329 Butler Hill Road.

• The South County Toastmasters will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. at the MetLife Building, 13045 Tesson Ferry Road. For more information, visit SouthCountyToastmasters.org.

• The Gravois Kiwanis Club will meet at noon at Sam’s Steakhouse, 10205 Gravois Road. For more information, call (314) 556-8768.

• The Rotary Club of Crestwood-Sunset Hills will meet at 12:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-Viking, Lindbergh Boulevard and Watson Road.

• The Lodge at Sherbrooke Village, 4005 Ripa Ave., is accepting reservations for a presentation on assisted living advice for seniors and families that will take place from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15. For reservations, call (314) 763-7212.

• The Crestwood Animal Shelter, 9225 Whitecliff Lane, is conducting a Shoe Drive with the goal of collecting 100 pounds of gently used shoes that will be sent to underdeveloped countries to create micro-enterprises and aid the environment. Shoes can be dropped off in a donation box outside the shelter gate.

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