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Community Calendar: Nov. 14, 2015
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Saturday, November 14

Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2810 6th St., Monroe.

Showcase of Talent Auditions, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monroe Arts Center, 1315 11th St., Monroe. Performances will be in January.

Wisconsin Association for Home and Community Education council meeting, noon, Moose Lodge, Monroe. Recognition of 14 long-term members.

Alcoholics Anonymous/ Alanon, open discussion, 6:30 p.m., Blanchardville Lutheran Church, 305 Madison St., Blanchardville. Entrance on west side of church.

Food Pantry Collections, 11 a.m., Juda. Door-to-door food drive for the Green County Food Pantry, conducted by youth group members of the Juda Zion and Oakley Union United Methodist Churches. Residents not home may leave donations by their front doors; donations may also be delivered to the church on Sunday.

Foster Children Fundraiser, 5 p.m., Apparitions MC clubhouse, N6371 Holstein Prairie Road, Monticello. Admission: $10 or a gift or toy valued at $10. Prizes, raffle, 50/50, entertainment, auction; food and beverages available for purchase.

Sunday, November 15

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., St. John's UCC, 1724 14th St., Monroe.

Presentation on Guatemalan Trip, 2 p.m., Zion United Methodist Church, Juda. Speaker: Tabatha Davis, UW-Madison sophomore, topic: Her trip to Guatemala. Free-will offering. Fellowship will follow.

Dedication, 1:30 p.m., Green County Veterans Memorial Park, intersection of Wisconsin 81 and County N, Monroe; dedication of 10 new bricks and the Vietnam plaque. Open to the public.

Damen Trio Concert, 2 p.m., Monroe Arts Center, Gunderson Stiles Concert Hall, 1315 11th St. Admission: $10, $5 for age 18 and younger. Free to MAC members. Tickets may be purchased by calling MAC at 608-325-5700 or 888-596-1249, at the box office at 1315 11th St., or online at www.monroeartscenter.

Monday, November 16

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2810 6th St., Monroe.

Snuggletime, 9:15 a.m., Monroe Public Library; babies 18 months and younger with a caregiver; all siblings are welcome.

Wiggletime, 10 a.m., Monroe Public Library; for toddlers, with a caregiver; all siblings are welcome.

4TEENS: AFS Students Visit, 2:30 p.m., Monroe Public Library; exchange students will discuss teens in other countries; grades 6-12.

Recognizing the Symptoms of Dementia presentation, 6:30 p.m., courtesy room at the Bank of Brodhead. Sponsored by the Brodhead Chamber of Commerce. Speaker: Whitney Thompson, dementia care specialist from Green County, topic: how to interact with individuals suffering from dementia and how to find available resources. All businesses are invited.

Monroe High School Exchange Program Fundraiser, Papa Murphy's Pizza, 122 8th St., Monroe. Mention the group and 10 percent of regular-priced food sales will be donated toward hosting 20 Costa Rican students in 2016. Info: Christine Tabaka at 426-6363 or

Tuesday, November 17

Al-Anon Support Group, 7:30 p.m., Monroe Clinic hospital building, Cardiac Rehab Conference Room.

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

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

Monroe TOPS Chapter 1453 meeting, 11 a.m., Monroe Methodist Church, 2227 4th St. Info: 608-325-9491.

Golden Age Club, cards, 1 p.m., Behring Senior Center, 1113 10th St., Monroe.

Music + Movement, 10 a.m., Monroe Public Library; ages 6 and younger with a caregiver.

Just Sayin' Teen Talk, 3:30-4 p.m., second-floor program room, Monroe Public Library; teen issues forum grades 6-12.

Albany Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., Historical Museum, 119 N. Water St., Albany. Speaker: Richard Horn, topic: His experiences on the Great Lakes while in the Coast Guard. Free; open to the public.

Family Promise, quarterly coordinator meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the Super 8 Motel, 500 6th St., Monroe.

Community Leadership Workshop, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Peppercorn Banquets, 1417 Mansion Drive, Monroe. Tom Mosgaller, facilitator. Free with advance registration. Info: Victoria.Solomon@

Monroe Noon Optimists meeting, noon, Swiss Alps, 804 4th Ave. West, Monroe. Speaker: Greg Joy. Topic: Youth Symphony Project. Open to the public. Info: 608-325-9768.

Scrabble, 1 p.m., New Glarus Public Library, 319 2nd St., New Glarus.