Kiwanis by the Bay. 7 a.m. every Thursday at the Blue Phantom Inn, Phoebus High School, 100 Ireland St., Hampton. Information: Charles French, 788-4673.
Woman's Club of Williamsburg. 11:30 a.m. select Wednesdays, Ford's Colony Club House, 1 Ford's Colony Drive, Williamsburg. Luncheon meetings. Membership information: 229-7242.
Alliance on Mental Illness regular meeting. 7 p.m. third Tuesday of each month (no meeting in December), St. Stephen's Lutheran Church, 612 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg. Park across the street and enter on the right side. January and April meetings will be at the Williamsburg Regional Library, 515 Scotland St. Information: 220-8535.
Charles City Committee on Aging. 10:30 a.m. first Wednesday of each month, auditorium of the Charles City Government and School Board Administration Building, 10900 Courthouse Road. Information: 804-652-4743.
Williamsburg Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy. 11:45 a.m. first Thursday of each month. Williamsburg Country Club, 1801 Merrimac Trail. Information: Anne Jones at 229-5328.
Bead Society of Southeastern Virginia. 2 p.m. every third Sunday, Alternatives Inc., 2021B Von Schilling Drive, Hampton. Share your passion for beads and beading with others. Information: Eva Washington, 850-2827.
Colonial Sail and Power Squadron. 7 p.m. second Thursday of each month, Building C, James City County Government Complex, 101 Mounts Bay Road. This local squadron of the United States Power Squadrons will offer boating safety courses. Information: Winnie Bragg at 877-1338.
James River Camera Club. 7-9 p.m. first Tuesday of each month (except July or August). Call for meeting location. Information: Chip Petre at 868-6058.
Peninsula Babywearers. 1-3 p.m. third Saturday of each month at the Tabb Library, 100 Long Green Blvd., York County. Meet other parents, try different baby carriers, perfect your techniques and learn about volunteer outreach opportunities. Children are welcome. Information: e-mail Karen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peninsula Mustang Enthusiasts. 7 p.m. every fourth Thursday of the month at Wynne Ford, 1020 W. Mercury Blvd., Hampton. For Mustang owners of any year. Information: Rudy McDaniel, 888-0917.
Virginia Peninsula Car Club Council. 7 p.m. third Thursday of each month. The VPCCC was established to support automotive clubs and auto enthusiasts on the Peninsula and surrounding areas. Call for meeting location. Information: Hal Hartel, 867-6336 or www.vpccc.org.
Williamsburg Assembly of the Society of American Magicians. 7:30 p.m. fourth Wednesday of each month (except December and January). Magicians, would-be magicians, devotees of the craft of magic and those interested in learning more about the art of conjuring are invited. Williamsburg Presbyterian Church, 215 Richmond Road. Information: Phil Thorp at 229-2329.
Williamsburg Knitting Guild. 9:30 a.m. fourth Monday of each month, Salvation Army Room, 109 Kristiansand Drive, Norge. Information: Lorraine Cornwell at 566-3116.
Williamsburg Photographic Group. 7 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St. No meetings in July and August. Regular and/or digital photography is welcome. Prints to share at meetings should be larger than 5-by-7.
Williamsburg Riders Motorcycle Club. 9 a.m. second Sunday of each month, Capitol Pancake and Waffle House, 800 Capitol Landing Road, Williamsburg. Breakfast is followed by a ride between 75 and 400 miles depending on the weather and who shows up to ride. Information: www.williamsburgriders.org.
Williamsburg Spinning and Weaving Guild. 10 a.m. third Monday of each month, James City County/Williamsburg Community Center, 5301 Longhill Road. Information: www.williamsburgspinweave.org.
Williamsburg Stamp Society. 6:30 p.m. third Thursday of each month, Paris Hall at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 1333 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg. Information: Sandy Campbell at 229-9579.
Heritage Republican Women's Club. 10:30 a.m. first Wednesday of each month. Colonial Heritage Clubhouse, 7015 Statesmen, Williamsburg. Information: 253-3752 or e-mail email@example.com.
James City County Democratic Committee. 7 p.m. third Thursday of each month, James City County Human Services Building, 5249 Olde Towne Road, Williamsburg. Information: www.jccdemocrats.com.
Williamsburg Republican Committee. 7:30 p.m. second Wednesday of each month, Stryker Building, 412 North Boundary St., Williamsburg. Information: Walter Mettler at 564-3666.
Historic Triangle Business & Professional Women. Monthly meetings are generally held 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month with a speaker. To become a member or attend as a guest, contact Tanya Jackson at 741-2494 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Leslie Owens at 229-8049 or e-mail email@example.com.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association. 11 a.m. second Tuesday of each month, Crowne Plaza Fort Magruder, 6945 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg. Monthly luncheon meeting of Williamsburg Chapter 685 of NARFE with guest speaker. Cost: $12 per person. Information: Frank Stevenson at 253-2426.
Peninsula Chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals. 6:10 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Point Plaza Suites and Conference Hotel, 950 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News. Information: Tammy Trietch, firstname.lastname@example.org; JoAnn Panuksa, JoAnn.Panuska@ngc.com.
Virginia Real Estate Investors Association. Information/membership: www.virginiareia.com or call 875-9251.
*General meeting. Every second Thursday.
*Cashflow game. First and third Saturday of each month. Real estate investment-minded people gather to network and practice real estate deals in a relaxed way. Call for details on next meeting.
*Volunteers' organizational meeting. 7 p.m. every first and third Monday at Starbuck's Coffee inside Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 12170 Jefferson Ave., Newport News. For those interested in helping organize association events.
Williamsburg Business Professionals. 4 p.m. every Tuesday, 1524 Merrimac Trail, Suite G, Williamsburg. A business networking organization dedicated to business development through the fellowship of its members. Information: 784-3332 or visit www.wbpofva.com.
Community of Faith for Peace. 5-6 p.m. Thursdays, Wesley Foundation of the Williamsburg United Methodist Church, 526 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg. Members of diverse faiths unite to pray and work for peace and resolution of conflict in the world. Information: www.cf4p.org.
Senior Services Coalition Steering Committee. 1:30-3 p.m. second Friday of each month, 161-A John Jefferson Square, Williamsburg. Information: 220-3480.
Singles Affirm Life Together. 6:30-9 p.m. every Wednesday, Williamsburg United Methodist Church, 500 Jamestown Road. Non-denominational gathering of adult singles. A potluck dinner is served from 6:30-8 p.m. Bring a dish to share. Drinks are provided. A workshop is conducted from 8-9 p.m. Information: church liaison Sunny Ulrich at 887-1661 or SALT stewardship office at 299-2696.
Alliance on Mental Illness support group. 7 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, St. Stephen's Lutheran Church, 612 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg. Family support group. Park across the street and enter on the right side. Information: 220-8535.
Alzheimer's Association Southeastern Virginia Chapter support groups.
*2 p.m. third Monday of each month. Dominion Village at Williamsburg, 4132 Longhill Road. Information: Joyce Smith at 258-3444.
*11 a.m. first Tuesday of each month. Alzheimer's Association Williamsburg Branch Office, 213 McLaws Circle, Suite 2B. Information: Stephanie Smith 897-3075.
*6:30 p.m. fourth Wednesday of each month. Morningside Assisted Living at Williamsburg, 440 McLaws Circle. Information: Crissy Coleman at 221-0018.
*6 p.m. first Monday of each month. Tandem Health Care of Williamsburg, 1811 Jamestown Road. Information: 229-9991.
Arthritis support group. 12:30-1:30 p.m. second Thursday of each month, Sentara Williamsburg Community Hospital, 301 Monticello Ave. Information: Karen Clancy Holloway at 565-8785.
Avalon support group. 7-8 p.m. every Monday, Williamsburg Baptist Church, 227 Richmond Road. Issues such as domestic violence and sexual assault will be discussed. Information: 258-9362.
Breast cancer support group. 7-8:30 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Hospice House, 4445 Powhatan Parkway, Williamsburg. Open to women with breast cancer in any phase of treatment. No registration or fee required. Information: 253-1220.
Celebrate Recovery. 7-9 p.m. Fridays, Northside Christian Church, 1300 George Washington Memorial Highway, York County. A 12-step faith-based recovery program to deal with hurts, habits and hang-ups. Worship, teaching and sharing. Information: CRMarkD@cox.net or 595-5890.
Compassionate Friends support group. 7 p.m. second Monday of each month, Hospice House, 4445 Powhatan Parkway, Williamsburg. Local chapter of Compassionate Friends self-help organization offers a support group for those grieving the death of their child at any age. No registration or fee required. Information: Julie Stanton at 258-5166.
Depression Support Group. Meets 10:30-noon every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 2605 Cunningham Drive, Hampton. For anyone experiencing depression situational, clinical, bipolar, etc. No professional counselors present. Not religiously affiliated. Information: 247-0871.
Discussion Group for Gay Catholics. Second Tuesday night of each month in York County. A safe environment to discuss church and society. For more information and location, call Dave, 874-2470, visit http://hometown.aol.com/catholichelp/ or e-mail email@example.com.
Fibromyalgia support group. 1 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Conference Room B, Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St. Information: DeAnna Trail at 879-4725.
Gluten-free support group. 6:30 p.m. fourth Wednesday of each month, in the meeting room behind the pharmacy department of Ukrop's, Monticello Marketplace, 4660 Monticello Ave., Williamsburg. Meetings focus on those with gluten intolerance to share information, tips and recipes. Information: 565-0455 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hearing Loss Association of Williamsburg. 10:30 a.m. second Saturday of each month except July and Aug., James City County Library, 7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg. Refreshments served after meetings. Real-time captioning and a loop audio listening system available to help those with hearing loss. Information: 229-3272 or 566-1224.
Lupus Support Group. 6:30 p.m. last Wednesday of every other month (Jan., March, May, July, Sept, Nov.). James City County Library, 7770 Croaker Road. A chiropractor, massage therapist and acupuncturist will be present to give thoughts on alternative health options. Information: Teresa at 566-1768.
Moms on a Mission. 10 a.m. third Saturday of each month, Living Proof Baptist Church, 309 Waltz Farm Drive, Williamsburg. Information: Debbie Lapan at email@example.com.
National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children. 7-9 p.m. every third Wednesday, Northampton Community Center, 1435-A Todds Lane, Hampton. Support group for the families and friends of those who have died by violence. Professionals who are in frequent contact with grieving families are also welcome. Information: 288-5372 or www.pomc.org.
Peninsula Chapter of Compassionate Friends Bereavement Support Group. 7:30 p.m. first Monday of each month, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, 300 Ella Taylor Road, Grafton. Information: 898-7399 or 868-9664.
Survivors of sexual assault. 7:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays. A supportive and informal environment for healing, sharing and listening. Room 131 of Tucker Hall on the campus of the College of William and Mary. Sponsored by Avalon: A Center for Women and Children and ASAP: Alliance for Sexual Assault Prevention. Information: Laura Wyatt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weight loss support group. 9:45 a.m. every Tuesday, Olive Branch Christian Church community room, 7543 Richmond Road, Toano. Meeting of Take Off Pounds Sensibly support group. Weekly weigh-in, contests, meeting and programs. Information: 566-3911.
Williamsburg stroke support group. 4-5 p.m. second Wednesday of each month, Rehab Department, Sentara Geddy Outpatient Center, 6601 Mooretown Road, Williamsburg. Support and education for stroke survivors and family members. Information: 345-4490.
American Legion, Post 39. 6 p.m. third Monday of each month, Double "D" Ribhouse, 7093 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg. There is no cost, but the meal is $14. Meetings are held support veterans of all wars.
Marine Corps League, Yorktown Detachment # 1173. 6 p.m. third Thursday of the month, Marine Corps Reserve Center, Newport News. Information: 365-0649.
Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 4639. 7:30 p.m. second Monday of each month, 106 Jesters Lane, Williamsburg. Information: http://members.cox.net/vfwpost4639/.
Vietnam Veterans of America. 7 p.m. third Monday of each month, VFW Post 4369, 106 Jesters Lane, Williamsburg. Information: Mike Patterson at 259-9958 or Dutch Hoogstraten at 345-0381.
World War II Seminar of Williamsburg. 1 p.m. last Friday of each month, Mirabella's Restaurant, 207 Bypass Road, Williamsburg.
Korean War Veterans Association, Tidewater Chapter 191. 9 a.m. the second Saturday of each month at the Elks Lodge, 95 Tide Mill Lane, Hampton.
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