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COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Thursday, March 10, 2011
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Thursday, March 10

Albertson Memorial Library, Preschool Storytime, 9:30 a.m., Under the Sea, Albany.

Albertson Memorial Library, 7 p.m., computer basics classes.

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.

Monroe Middle School, at 7:30 p.m., new gym, 7th and 8th grade bands, with two combined numbers. Free admission with donations accepted.

Monroe Morning Optimists, 6:30 a.m., Swiss Alps, Krista Pinnow.

Monroe Sons of Norway, coffee and snacks, at 6:30 p.m., meeting and program, 7 p.m., former Resurrection Lutheran Church, Monroe. Gabrielle Breadon on the Norway-Ireland connection in honor of St. Patrick's Day. Guests are always welcome.

Teen Advisory Board, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Monroe Public Library.

Friday, March 11

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 with noodles, serving 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. 1627 12th Ave., Monroe.

"Annie Warbucks," 7 p.m., Orangeville Music Department, Orangeville High School. General admission, $5; reserved seating, $10

St. Victor, fish dinner, 5-7 p.m., adults $8, kids $4, under 5 free. Carry outs available.

VFW post 2312, 1428 17th St., Monroe, (608) 325-3338, fish fry, corned beef and cabbage, enjoy music after dinner.

Saturday, March 12

"Annie Warbucks," 7 p.m., Orangeville Music Department, Orangeville High School. General Admission, $5, Reserved Seating, $10.

Bethel-Hawthorne Cemetery Assoc. Meeting, 1 p.m., at First National Bank, Monroe. Lot owners encouraged to attend. For more information, call 325-2881.

Moonlight Serenade, 7 to 10:30 p.m., Freeport High School Jazz Ensemble and Highland College Big Band, Masonic Temple Ballroom in Freeport, Ill.

Potato soup and chili feed, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Angelus Retirement Communities, Monroe.

Stephenson County Home Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Highland Community College, Freeport.

Monroe Library, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Leprechaun crafts and stories for children.

Monroe Optimist open house, 2 to 6 p.m., Thank You to the community for their support, Fiesta Cancun.

Monroe Theatre Guild, Mask and Movement workshop, 10 a.m. to noon, three sessions to total six hours class time. Workshop cost is $36 for MTG members, $40 for non-members. More information at or by calling 325-1111.

YMCA's Run before you Crawl 5k, 8:30 a.m., kids run, 9 a.m., 5k Run/Walk, register at the YMCA.

Sunday, March 13

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

Democratic Party of Green County's monthly meeting, 6 p.m., at the Swiss Alps Restaurant, 804 4th Ave W., Monroe. Dinner (Dutch treat) and an informal social time will begin at 5 p.m.

Farm Toy Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monroe High School gym, Monroe. Admission $3, children under 10 free.

Stephenson County Home Show, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Highland Community College, Freeport.