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Calendar: March 5, 2009
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Thursday, March 5

Albrecht Elementary School elementary students passing books from old public library to new public library, beginning at 1 p.m. Teachers, students, parents and grandparents will line up on West Third, 17th Street and West Fifth St., to pass books. Rain date: March 6.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., (Big Book), Congregational United Church of Christ, E 201 23rd St., Brodhead.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m. (Big Book Study), Grace United Methodist Church, 326 W. Pearl, Belleville.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., St. John's Church, 1724 14th St., Monroe.

Black Hawk Parent's Club, 7:30 p.m., South Wayne Commons Area

Monroe American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 84, meeting, 7 p.m., Post Home, 1625 12th Ave., Monroe. Bring items or cash for troops serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Monroe Arts Center, Gallery opening for landscape photographer, Dave Miess, 5 to 7 p.m., MAC. Information: 325-5700.

Monroe Middle School, performance of "Annie Junior" and bake sale, 7 p.m., MMS, 1510 13th St., Monroe.

Monroe Parks and Recreation Department, karate classes orientation for new students, 6:15 to 7:15 p.m., Behring Senior Center of Monroe, 1113 10th St., Monroe. Information:

Monroe Public Library Teen Advisory Board (teen board members only), 3:30 p.m. meeting, second floor meeting room, Monroe Public Library.

Yester-Year Auto Club, meeting, 7 p.m., Amcore Bank, Monroe. Bring finger food.

Friday, March 6

American Legion Post 84, Friday night fish fry with weekly special corn beef and cabbage, serving 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., 1627 12th Ave., Monroe. Call 325-4244 after 3 p.m. for banquet and meeting facility reservations.

Monroe Middle School, performance of "Annie Junior," 7 p.m., MMS, 1510 13th St., Monroe.

St. John's United Church of Christ, World Day of Prayer, sanctuary open from 3 to 6 p.m. for prayer, 1724 14th St., Monroe. Elevator available.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2312 Monroe, Friday night fish fry, 5 to 8:30 p.m., 1428 17th St., Monroe. Information: 325-3338.

Saturday, March 7

Bethel-Hawthorne Cemetery Association, annual meeting, 1:30 p.m., Amcore Bank, Monroe.

Boy Scouts of America Troop 180, pancake breakfast, 7 a.m. to noon, United Methodist Church, 2227 4th St., Monroe.

Darlington Middle School, hosting Wisconsin School Music Association Solo and Ensemble Music Festival, Darlington. Information:

Freeport Art Museum and Winneshiek Players, V-Day benefit production of "The Vagina Monologues," Winneshiek Theatre, 228 W. Clark St., Freeport. Information (815) 235-9755.

Highland Community College Big Band and Freeport High School Jazz Ensemble, big band music and dancing, 7 to 10:30 p.m., Freeport Masonic Temple ballroom, Freeport. Information: (815) 235-6127.

Leaf River High School Alumni event, doors open 4:30 p.m., supper 5:30 to 8 p.m., program 6:30 p.m. honors classes of 1959 and 1984. Information: (815) 938-2195.

Monroe Theatre Guild, Youth Improv workshop for ages 14-24, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call (608) 558-33816 to register.

Monroe Theatre Guild, member's movie night "Casablanca," 7 p.m., 910 16th Ave., Monroe. $5 at the door. Information: (608) 558-3816.

Scouting for Food benefit for Green County Interfaith Food Pantry, have nonperishable items in grocery bag on front steps by 9 a.m., scouts will pick up food donations, in Monroe. Call 329-7511 if donation not picked up by noon.

Sunday, March 8

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., Monroe Room, Monroe Clinic, 515 22nd Ave., Monroe.

American Legion Post 84, buffet breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, 1627 12th Ave., Monroe.

B'nai Abraham, Purim Party with a Purpose, noon to 3 p.m., at B'nai Abraham, 2400 Oxford Lane, Beloit. Information: (608) 364-4916.

Black Hawk FFA Alumni, card party, 7:30 p.m., Black Hawk High School.

Blanchardville Fire Department, pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Blanchardville Legion Building.

Monroe FFA and FFA Alumni, Farm/NASCAR Toy Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monroe High School, 1600 26th St., Monroe.

Peace Church, Browntown, soup and potato luncheon, 11:30 a.m., at Peace Church, Browntown. Public invited.

Post Prom meeting for junior parents, 7 p.m., Community Center, below City Hall, Monroe. Information: contact Marge Klinzing.

Turner Hall of Monroe, Dance 'n' Dine with Keith Zweifel Band, 2 to 6 p.m., Turner Hall.