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Community Calendar: July 12, 2010
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Tuesday, July 13

Al-Anon Support Group, 7:30 p.m., Monroe Clinic hospital building, third floor, Monticello Room.

Albany Library Book Club, 6:30 p.m., meet at Catherine Nipple's house for discussion of "Outlander" by Diana Gabaldon.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Shepherd of the Hills Church, 506 12th Ave., Fellowship Hall, New Glarus.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Congregational United Church of Christ, 201 E. 23rd St., Brodhead.

First National Bank Privilege Plus Club, playing bingo, 1:30 p.m., First National Bank and Trust Community Room, 1625 10th St., Monroe.

Grace Free Methodist Church, visit with The Amor family missionaries and ice cream social, 6:30 p.m., Grace Free Methodist Church, McConnell.

Highland Community College, Opportunities fair information sessions for adult and returning students, 6 to 8 p.m., Boys and Girls Club of Freeport, 511 Liberty St., Freeport. Information: (815) 599-3612 or visit

Monroe Clinic Diabetes Support Group, annual picnic, 6 p.m., New Glarus Rooms Hospital building, first floor, Monroe.

Monroe Noon Optimist, noon, Turner Hall, Monroe.

St. Peter Lutheran of Brodhead, all-day Vacation Bible Camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Peter Lutheran, 17th St., Brodhead. Information: (608) 897-2092.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, weigh-in 11 to 11:15 a.m., meeting 11:15 a.m. to noon, St. Clare Friedensheim Assisted Living Center, 2003 4th St., Monroe. Information: 325-9378.

Wednesday, July 14

Albertson Memorial Library, Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., Albany library.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., call (608) 325-5527 for meeting location (Big Book and discussion).

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Apple Grove Lutheran Church, 4501 Apple Grove Church Road, Argyle.

Argyle and Adams Lutheran Parish, joint parish council meeting, 7 p.m., Argyle Lutheran Church.

Market on the Square, 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., northside of Monroe's Square. Information: 328-4023

Stateline Women's Connection and Stonecroft Ministries, All American luncheon, 12:30 p.m., Peppercorn Banquets at Ludlow Mansion, 1417 Mansion Dr., Monroe. Information: 325-9479 or 325-2482.

Thursday, July 15

Albertson Memorial Library, summer library program, Gone Fishin, 10 to 11:30 a.m.; Theatre Thursdays, 1:30 to 3 p.m., Albany library.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m., location changed to Crossroads Monroe Campus Student Center, 1113 17th Ave., rear entrance, Monroe. Information: (608) 214-8109.

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.

Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 p.m., Grace Church, 416 2nd St., New Glarus. Information: (608) 527-5664.

Black Hawk Area Food Pantry, open 3 to 6 p.m., South Wayne Fire House. (For Black Hawk School District residents only).

Lafayette County Fair, area tractor pull including inducting new members into Hall of Fame, 6:30 p.m., Lafayette County fairgrounds, Darlington.

Monroe Kiwanis, noon, American Legion, Monroe.

Monroe Public Library, Storytime for Picture Books, 10 a.m.; Teen program Beneath The Sea brown bag art session (bring your lunch and make a craft) 1 to 2 p.m., Monroe Public Library.

Monroe Public Library, Make Waves program for fifth through 12th grade students, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 2nd floor program room, library, Monroe.

Shullsburg Community Development Corporation, annual ice cream social (food and beverage available at 6 p.m., Shullsburg Music in the Park featuring The Fever River Band in concert 7 to 8:30 p.m., Shullsburg.

South Wayne community blood drive, 2 to 6 p.m., Black Hawk High School. Information: (608) 439-5247.

St. Peter Lutheran of Brodhead, all-day Vacation Bible Camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Peter Lutheran, 17th St., Brodhead. Information: (608) 897-2092.

Swiss Heritage Series of Turner Hall of Monroe, concert by Knabenmusik der Stadt St. Gallen, 70 member youth concert band and drum corp, 7:30 p.m, Turner Hall, 1217 17th Ave., Monroe. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Union United Methodist, Oakley, ice cream social, 4 to 8 p.m., lower level of the church, County K near Oakley, south of Juda.

Friday, July 16

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Zwingli UCC, 416 E. Lake Ave., Monticello.

American Legion Post 84, Friday night fish fry with weekly special Sirloin tips and noodles, also pie night, serving 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., 1627 12th Ave., Monroe. Information: 325-4244 after 3 p.m.

American Red Cross Northwest Illinois Chapter, blood drive, 1 to 5 p.m., at the bloodmobile at the Stephenson County Fair, Freeport. Information and sign up: (815) 233-0011.

New Glarus Public Library, Zpuppets Rosenschnoz Theatrical presentation of "A La Carter: In a Fool's Kitchen," 10 a.m., New Glarus library. Information: (608) 527-2003.

St. Peter Lutheran of Brodhead, all-day Vacation Bible Camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Peter Lutheran, 17th St., Brodhead. Information: (608) 897-2092.