Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

August 10, 2013

Community calendar


Hendricks County Flyer

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INDIANA BLOOD CENTER BLOODMOBILE — on site 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the east parking lot of the Hendricks Regional Health YMCA, 301 Sartori Parkway, Avon. Visit the website DonorPoint.org to schedule an appointment.

TOX-AWAY DAY — hosted by the Hendricks County Solid Waste Management District 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hickory Elementary School in Avon. Open to county residents only, who can properly recycle or dispose of household hazardous wastes, medical sharps, unwanted medicines, tires, appliances, computer components, and electronics. Call 858-6070 or visit the website HendricksSolidWaste.com for more information.

AVON MASTERS HENDRICKS SWIM ALLIANCE — open swimming 8 to 9:30 a.m. at Clarks Creek Natatorium. Pre-payment is required. Passes are available at the Plainfield Recreation Center. Call 839-7665 for more information.

AUTISM GYMNASTICS CLASS — meets 9 a.m. at The Flip Zone, 880 Andico Road, Plainfield. Free and open to autistic children ages 3 to 12. Call 838-0667 or visit the website TheFlipZone.com for more information.

CHILDREN’S HEALTH AND WELLNESS EVENT — 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sam’s Club on Rockville Road. Includes fingerprinting, DNA kits, and dental tablets for children. Blood pressure and body mass index screenings will be available for adults. Call 241-1141 or visit the website SamsClub.com for more information.

ANIMAL ADOPTION AND FUNDRAISER — 2-5 p.m. at the Avon Dairy Queen. The Hendricks County Humane Society and Helping Pawz will receive 15 percent of sales. Adoptable pets also will be available. Call 745-3338 or email hchsinformation@gmail.com for more information.

LEGION RIDERS’ DINNER — 6 p.m. at American Legion Post 118 in Danville, 846 S. S.R. 39. Open to the public. Call 745-4736 for more information.

PERSEIDS METEOR SHOWER — 9 p.m. at McCloud Nature Park, five minutes south of North Salem at 8518 N. Hughes Road. Includes short presentation. Seating and picnic dinners permitted. Call 718-6188 or visit the website HendricksCountyParks.org for more information.

SUNDAY

ANIMAL ADOPTION — noon to 4 p.m. at the Hendricks County Humane Society, 3033 E. Main St., Danville. Includes animals from the county shelter and various rescue groups. Call 745-3338 or email hchsinformation@gmail.com for more information.

INDIANAPOLIS HOSTA SOCIETY — meets 2 p.m. at the Holliday Park Nature Center, 6363 Spring Mill Road, Indianapolis. Includes a presentation by plant hunter Barry Yinger. Free and open to the public. Visit the website IndianapolisHostaSociety.org for more information.

HOEDOWN EXPRESS CLOGGERS — beginners meet 5:30 p.m., intermediate cloggers 6:15 p.m., and advanced classes 7 p.m. at Brownsburg Bowl, 18 B Whittington Drive. Cost is $20 a month. Group meets every Sunday except holidays. Call Eric Bley at 994-5533 for more information, or e-mail hoedownexpress@gmail.com.

CONTINENTAL DANCE CLUB — meets Sundays at the Starlite Ballroom, 5720 Guion Road, Indianapolis. Singles and couples welcome. Beginner and advanced group lessons 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Live music for social ballroom dancing 7:15 to 10 p.m. Admission is $12 for non-members or $8 for members and students. Call 767-4040 or visit the website www.continentaldanceclub-indy.com for more information.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “In the Pitts Group” will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Pittsboro United Methodist Church, 227 E. Main St.

MONDAY

BROWNSBURG TOASTMASTERS — meet 7-8 a.m. at The Crown Room, 900 E. C.R. 600 N., Brownsburg. The mission of Toastmasters is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the ability to develop oral communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth. Contact the club’s president, Neal Biggs, at 694-7288 or contact-1387174@toastmastersclubs.org for more information.

WATER AEROBICS — 8-9 a.m. at the Gill Aquatic Family Center in Danville’s Ellis Park. Cost is $2. Call 745-2328 or (765) 386-2461 for more information.

AVON MASTERS HENDRICKS SWIM ALLIANCE — open swimming 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Clarks Creek Natatorium. Pre-payment is required. Passes are available at the Plainfield Recreation Center. Call 839-7665 for more information.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS — meets 6:30 p.m. at Chapel Rock Christian Church, 21th Street and Girls School Road in Indianapolis. OA offers a 12-step program that addresses emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being as a path to recovery. For more information, call 870-9171 or visit the website www.oa.org.

BROWNSBURG SCHOOL BOARD — meets 6:30 p.m. in the F.L. O’Neal Administration Building, 444 E. Tilden Drive. Executive session is at 6 p.m. Call 852-5726 or visit the website www.brownsburg.k12.in.us for more information.

TWIN BRIDGES TOASTMASTERS — will meet from 6:45 to 8 p.m. at Service Plus, 8185 E. U.S. 36, Avon. Toastmasters International is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the development of communication and leadership skills of its members. For more information visit the website twinbridgestoastmasters.com.

AVON TOWN COUNCIL — informational work session 7 p.m. at the Avon Police Station, 6550 E. U.S. 36.

BROWNSBURG BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS — meets 7 p.m. in town hall, 61 N. Green St.

DANVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL BOARD — meets 7 p.m. in the South Elementary cafeteria, 1375 W. Lincoln St. Call 745-2212 for more information.

SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE SUPPORT GROUP — meets 7-8 p.m. at the Brownsburg Public Library, 450 S. Jefferson St. Join others who are dealing with the loss of a loved one from suicide. For more information, e-mail brownsburgsos@att.net.

HENDRICKS COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO BOARD — meets 7 p.m. in the Hendricks County Government Center, 355 S. Washington St., Danville.

LIZTON TOWN COUNCIL — meets 7 p.m. in Lizton Town Hall, 106 N. Lebanon St. Call 994-5500 for more information.

DANVILLE PLAN COMMISSION — meets 7 p.m. in Danville Town Hall, 49 N. Wayne St. Call 745-3001 or visit the website danvilleindiana.org for more information.

AVON POLICE MERIT BOARD — meets 7 p.m. in the Avon Police Department & Town Court Building, 6550 E. U.S. 36.

PLAINFIELD TOWN COUNCIL — meets 7 p.m. in the Plainfield Municipal Building, 206 W. Main St.

DIVORCECARE — A weekly seminar and support group for people who are separated or divorced, meets 7-9 p.m. at Crossroads Church, 7209 E. C.R. 100 S., Avon. Call 838-9100 or visit the website www.crossroadsavon.com for more information.

NAR-ANON — a support group for family and friends of those with drug addictions meets 7 p.m. at Cummins Mental Health Center, 6655 E. U.S. 36, Avon.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “One Paragraph At A Time” group will meet at 7:30 p.m. at St. Susanna Church, 1210 E. Main St., Plainfield.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Road to Serenity Group” (Big Book) will meet at 8 p.m. at Danville Christian Church, 180 W. Main St.

AL-ANON — a support group for friends and families of alcoholics meets 8 p.m. at Danville Christian Church, 180 W. Main St.

TUESDAY

CHAIRMAN’S CLUB BREAKFAST — 7 a.m. at Prestwick Country Club in Avon. Hosted by the Hendricks County Republican Party. Free and open to the public. Visit the website HendricksCountyGOP.com for more information.

HENDRICKS COUNTY DRAINAGE BOARD — meets 8 a.m. in the commissioners meeting room at the Hendricks County Government Center, 355 S. Washington St., Danville. Call the county surveyor at 745-9237 for more information.

BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL EXCHANGE — Hendricks County chapter meets 8:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the West Central Conservancy District, 243 S. C.R. 625 E., Avon. BPE is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting individuals in career transition achieve their employment objectives through networking and educational resources. Visit the website b-p-e.org for more information.

HENDRICKS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS — meet 9 a.m. in the commissioners meeting room at the Hendricks County Government Center, 355 S. Washington St., Danville. Call 745-9221 for more information.

INDIANAPOLIS HIKING CLUB — meets 9 a.m. in the parking lot at the southwest corner of the Plainfield Recreation Center for a six-mile hike. Call 910-2943 or visit the website IndyHike.org for more information.

MOMS IN TOUCH INTERNATIONAL — Danville chapter meets 9 a.m. at 591 Raintree Drive in the Old Farm neighborhood. The group gathers moms to pray specifically and scripturally for their children and Danville schools. For more information, call 331-1813 or 641-4691. Moms who live in another area can call 439-0575 to find a group.

INDIANA BLOOD CENTER BLOODMOBILE — on site 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the east parking lot of the Hendricks Regional Health YMCA, 301 Sartori Parkway, Avon. Visit the website DonorPoint.org to schedule an appointment.

PARENTS IN TOUCH — will meet from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Clayton Public Library. This is a prayer group for parents with children attending Mill Creek schools. For more information, call 837-0974 or e-mail to parentsNtouch@yahoo.com.

AL-ANON — will meet at 10 a.m. at Hope United Presbyterian Church, 1331 Section St., Plainfield.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Big Book of Hope Group” will meet at 10 a.m. at Hope United Presbyterian Church, 1331 Section St., Plainfield.

HENDRICKS COUNTY REGIONAL SEWER BOARD — meets 10:30 a.m. in the commissioners meeting room at the Hendricks County Government Center, 355 S. Washington St., Danville. Call 718-6056 for more information.

DANVILLE KIWANIS — will meet at noon at Dave’s All-American Pizza. For more information, call Nola Crouch at 745-9969.

EXCHANGE CLUB OF SPEEDWAY — meets the first through the fourth Tuesdays of each month from noon to 1 p.m. at Grindstone Charley’s, 5822 Crawfordsville Road. Visitors are welcomed and selections of lunch entrees are provided at a cost of $10. Exchange, America’s Service Club, is a group of men and women working together to make its community a better place to live through service programs. These service programs promote patriotism, and belief in one nation under God. Prevention of child abuse is its national project and locally it supports the Children’s Bureau Family Support Center. For more information contact President Jack Springer at 328-8569 or jackspringer@comcast.net.

PLAINFIELD DESIGN REVIEW COMMITTEE — meets 4 p.m. in the Plainfield Municipal Building, 206 W. Main St.

NAIL CLINIC — 4-6 p.m. at Katie’s Dog Grooming, 234 E. Main St., Plainfield. Cost is $10. Half the proceeds benefit a different animal rescue group each time. Call 839-0026 or visit the website www.katiesdoggrooming.com for more information.

AVON FARMERS MARKET — open 4-7 p.m. in the Avon Hendricks Regional Health parking lot, 8244 E. U.S. 36. Includes vendors selling fresh produce, homemade bakery items, and handmade goods. Open each Tuesday through Sept. 24.

GYMSTARS — free gymnastics class for children with Autism spectrum ages 3 to 12. Meets 4 p.m. at The Flip Zone, near the Plainfield Post Office. Class lasts 45 minutes. Registration required. Call 838-0667 or visit the website theflipzone.com.

BROWNSBURG OPTIMISTS CLUB — meets 6 p.m. in the second-floor conference room at Hendricks Regional Center, 1411 S. Green St., Brownsburg. Call Bob Thompson at 407-6597 for more information.

T.O.P.S. — Take Off Pounds Sensibly, will meet 6 p.m. at the Hendricks County Senior Center, 1201 Sycamore Lane, Danville. For more information call, 745-4303.

AVON MASTERS HENDRICKS SWIM ALLIANCE — open swimming 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Clarks Creek Natatorium. Pre-payment is required. Passes are available at the Plainfield Recreation Center. Call 839-7665 for more information.

AVON CHESS CLUB — 6 to 7:30 p.m. in room A at the Avon-Washington Township Public Library, 498 N. S.R. 267. Open to all players of any age and skill level. No registration required. Free snacks also provided. Visit the website www.avonchessclub.weebly.com for more information.

DANVILLE SCHOOL BOARD — executive session 6:30 p.m. at the school corporation’s district office, 200 Warrior Way. Call 745-2212 or visit the website Danville.k12.in.us for more information.

THE HEALING CONNECTION — a support group for grieving people, will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Radiation Oncology lobby at Clarian West. This group is for anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one and is seeking the support of others. It is designed to be an informal social support group. No registration is required.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF HENDRICKS COUNTY — Habitat Night 6:30 p.m. at Avon United Methodist Church, 6850 E. U.S. 36. Call 272-1405 for more information.

HENDRICKS COUNTY AREA PLAN COMMISSION — meets 6:30 p.m. in rooms four and five at the Hendricks County Government Center, 355 S. Washington St., Danville. For more information, contact Joanne Garcia at 745-9384 or jgarcia@co.hendricks.in.us.

HENDRICKS COUNTY PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION — meets 6:30 p.m. in the community room at Park Square Manor, 6990 E. C.R. 100 N., Avon. Guests welcome; cost is $7 for snacks and drinks.

AVON OPTIMIST CLUB — meets 6:30 p.m. at Monical’s Pizza in Avon. For more information, call John Haselden at 272-1974 or email questions@avonoptimist.org.

FAITHFULLY FIT AEROBICS — meets 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Light & Life Free Methodist Church, 8264 E. C.R. 100 S., Avon. Open to the public. Call 839-5151 ext. 14 for more information.

LAUGHING SQUARES DANCE CLUB — square dance lessons 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at the Krannert Community Center, 605 S. High School Road, Indianapolis. All ages welcome. Call 839-2688 for more information.

ARTIST MONTHLY — sponsored by the Hendricks County Arts Council 7-9 p.m. at Gallery on the Square, 51 S. Washington St., Danville. Open to area artists of all levels and styles interested in networking, resources, and adding vibrancy to the local art scene. Email Moon Stumpp at moon@moonstumpp.com for more information.

BROWNSBURG POLICE COMMISSION — meets 7 p.m. in Brownsburg Town Hall, 61 N. Green St.

WESTSIDE BRIDGE CLUB — meets 7 p.m. in the Wayne Township Fire Administration Building, 700 N. High School Road, Indianapolis. Players of all levels and experience are welcome. Lessons available prior to game time. This is a duplicate bridge game. For more information, call Shirley Russell at 852-3030 or Diane Fillmore at 839-7889.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “In Step” group meets 7 p.m. at Avon United Methodist Church, 6850 E. U.S. 36. For more information, call AA at 632-7864 or the church at 272-4068.

PTSD SUPPORT GROUP — for military veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Meets 7:30 p.m. at Light & Life Church, 8264 E. C.R. 100 S., Avon. Trained counselors are on hand to assist. For more information, call Melody Bailey at 987-3566 or e-mail bandsllc@yahoo.com.

WEDNESDAY

KIWANIS CLUB OF BROWNSBURG — meets 7 a.m. at the Elegance Restaurant, 80 Northfield Drive, Brownsburg. Visit the website brownsburgkiwanis.org for more information.

AVON ROTARY CLUB — will meet at 7 a.m. at Avon Town Hall. For more information, call 281-3650.

WATER AEROBICS — 8-9 a.m. at the Gill Aquatic Family Center in Danville’s Ellis Park. Cost is $2. Call 745-2328 or (765) 386-2461 for more information.

TOT TIME — 9 to 11 a.m. in Bosstick Gym at the Danville Recreation Center, 49 N. Wayne St. Hosted by the Danville Parks and Recreation Department. An assortment of balls and games are set out for children to play with. Cost is $2 per child; parents admitted free. Call 745-3015 or visit the website www.danvilleindiana.org/recreation for more information.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS — meets 9:30 a.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church, 30th Street and High School Road in Indianapolis. OA offers a 12-step program that addresses emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being as a path to recovery. For more information, call 870-9171 or visit the website www.oa.org.

GOLD STAR NETWORK MARKETING GROUP — meets 11:45 a.m. at the Green Street restaurant, 911 N. Green St., Brownsburg. Dedicated to increasing referral business. Newcomers welcome. Call 908-3141 for more information.

AVON MARCHING BLACK & GOLD — fundraiser noon to 9:30 p.m. at the Avon Orange Leaf. The marching band receives 20 percent of each sale during these hours when requested. Visit the website AvonBand.com for more information.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES — Plainfield chapter meets for a picnic lunch noon at Hummel Park, 1500 S. Center St., Plainfield. Regular meeting 1:30 p.m. at Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, 1120 Stafford Road.

PLAINFIELD ROTARY CLUB — meets noon at Sugar Grove Senior Living in Plainfield, 5865 Sugar Lane (Moon Road). Visit the website PlainfieldRotary.org for more information.

HENDRICKS COUNTY EXCHANGE CLUB — meets noon at Charbonos, northwest corner of S.R. 267 and U.S. 36 in the Kroger Shopping Center at Avon. The Exchange Club is a group of citizens who “exchange” ideas on how to improve their community. They have four service programs: Americanism, community service, youth activities, and prevention of child abuse. For more information, contact Jerry Cary, Indiana district president, at exchange@indy.rr.com or 938-2429, or Jack Springer, president of Speedway’s Exchange Club, at jackspringer@comcast.net or 328-8569.

KIWANIS CLUB OF AVON — will meet from noon to 1 p.m. at Prestwick Country Club, 5197 Fairway Drive, Avon. Call 745-7341 or visit the website kiwanis.org for more information.

DRAWING CLASS — 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Gallery on the Square, 51 S. Washington St., Danville. Open to children and adults, and concentrates on portrait and life drawing. Bring a sketch book. Cost is $20. Call 413-9709 for more information.

AVON MASTERS HENDRICKS SWIM ALLIANCE — open swimming 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Clarks Creek Natatorium. Pre-payment is required. Passes are available at the Plainfield Recreation Center. Call 839-7665 for more information.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY — meets 6 p.m. at Traders Point Christian Church, 6590 S. Indianapolis Road, Whitestown. Celebrate Recovery groups discuss issues such as chemical dependency, codependency, physical/emotional/sexual abuse, eating disorders and food addiction, recovery from anger, women’s love and relationship addiction, and financial recovery. Visit the website www.celebraterecovery.com for more information.

FAITH-BASED MEDICAL CLINIC — 6-9 p.m. at Traders Point Christian Church, 6590 S. Indianapolis Road, Whitestown. Patients uninsured or under-insured can be treated for basic conditions like diabetes and hypertension as well as chronic diseases. Physicals and acute care also are available. Fee is $15. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Stephanie Brooks at 769-5557.

BROWNSBURG LIONS CLUB — meets 6:30 p.m. at Bundy Lodge in Arbuckle Acres. Lions clubs are groups of men and women who identify need within their communities and work together to fulfill those needs. For more information or to get involved, visit the website www.brownsburglionsclub.org.

AL-ANON — meets 6:30 p.m. in room 202 at Avon Christian Church, 7236 E. C.R. 100 S.

DANVILLE PARKS & RECREATION BOARD — meets 6:30 p.m. in Danville Town Hall, 49 N. Wayne St. Call 745-3015 or visit the website danvilleindiana.org for more information.

GRIEFSHARE — meets 7-9 p.m. through Nov. 6 at Crossroads Church, 7209 E. C.R. 100 S., Avon. Features nationally-recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Childcare available. For more information, contact Kathy Unsel at 838-9100 or kjunsel3447@aol.com.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Open Group” meets 7 p.m. at Avon United Methodist Church, 6850 E. U.S. 36. For more information, call AA at 632-7864 or the church at 272-4068.

ASPERGER AUTISM SUPPORT GROUP — meets 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the cafe at Barnes & Noble in Plainfield, 2540 Futura Park Way. The group is open to anyone on the spectrum and people who support them. For more information e-mail blackcrows@netzero.net or call 965-3508.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Wednesday 12 & 12 Group” will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Pittsboro United Methodist Church, 227 E. Main St.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Women’s Closed Discussion Group” will meet at 7:30 p.m. at St. Marks Church, 710 E. Buchanan St., Plainfield.

AL-ANON — will meet at 8 p.m. at Hope United Presbyterian Church, 1331 Section St., Plainfield.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Hope 12 Step Meeting” will meet at 8 p.m. at Hope United Presbyterian Church, 1331 Section St., Plainfield.

ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC — 8 to 11 p.m. at the Dog House Sports Bar at Brownsburg Bowl, 18 Whittington Drive. Hosted by Leo Thompson and Brandon Javella. Admission is free but you must be at least 21 years old to enter. Call 858-1066 for more information.

THURSDAY

HENDRICKS REGIONAL HEALTH BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP — meets 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the first-floor conference room at the Danville hospital (enter on the east side). No registration is required. Call 745-3417 for more information.

HENDRICKS COUNTY SHERIFF SALE — 10:30 a.m. in the Hendricks County Government Center, 355 S. Washington St., Danville.

PLAINFIELD KIWANIS CLUB — meets noon at the Plainfield Elks Lodge, 4710 E. U.S. 40. Call Frank Davis at 839-3007 for more information.

ROTARY CLUB OF BROWNSBURG — will meet at noon at Dawsons Too: Sticks and Stones, 773 E. Main St. Call 748-3125 or visit the website brownsburgrotary.org.

DANVILLE ROTARY CLUB — meets at noon in the Old Farm Branch of North Salem State Bank in Danville. Call 745-4067 for more information.

ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP — will meet 1 p.m. at Westview Hospital, Imaging Conference Room, Unit 4, 3630 Guion Road. Call (800) 272-3900 for more information.

CLERMONT FARMERS MARKET — 3 to 6:30 p.m. at Clermont Christian Church, 9204 Crawfordsville Road. New vendors welcome. Call 297-8398 for more information.

LOW COST PET VACCINATION CLINIC — 5-7 p.m. at Pawability, 160 Plainfield Village Drive #195, Plainfield. A portion of the proceeds benefit Friends of the Shelter and Spay Neuter Indiana Pets. For more information, call 203-4414.

AVON MASTERS HENDRICKS SWIM ALLIANCE — open swimming 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Clarks Creek Natatorium. Pre-payment is required. Passes are available at the Plainfield Recreation Center. Call 839-7665 for more information.

JUNIOR NAVIGATORS — open to boys and girls ages 6 to 11 interested in nature, camping, hiking, skiing, local parks, and the great outdoors. Meets 6 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 710 E. Buchanan St., Plainfield. For more information, contact Trilby Berry-Tayman at 908-0378 or windynavigators@gmail.com.

EUCHRE PARTY — at the Lizton Lions Club building, intersection of U.S. 136 and State Road 39. Doors open 6:30 p.m and play starts at 7 p.m. Cost is $15 per person and includes unlimited snacks and soda. Money prizes will be awarded.

DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR SUPPORT GROUP — meets 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Light & Life Free Methodist Church, 8264 E. C.R. 100 S., Avon. Sponsored by Mental Health America of Hendricks County. There is no cost or registration. Newcomers are welcome and family members are encouraged to also attend. Call 272-0027 for more information.

PAL — a free continuing education and support group for parents trying to save a son or daughter from drug or alcohol addiction, meets 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the fellowship hall at White Lick Presbyterian Church, 2530 N. C.R. 600 E., Avon. Other family members and friends also are welcome. Call 852-2840 or visit the website pal-group.org for more information.

WESTLAKE TOASTMASTERS CLUB — meets from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at Westlake Christian Church, 612 N. High School Road, Indianapolis. Founded in 2005, the chapter of Toastmasters International provides a mutually supportive and positive learning environment for members to develop communication and leadership skills. The club is free and open to the public. For more information call 216-0403 or 757-5746, or visit the website www.westlake.freetoast.com.

PLAINFIELD OPTIMIST CLUB — meets 6:30 p.m. at the Plainfield Elks Lodge, 4710 E. U.S. 40. For more information, call President John Reel at 839-3266.

BROWNSBURG ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION — meets 7 p.m. at Brownsburg Town Hall, 61 N. Green St.

HENDRICKS COUNTY HONOR GUARD — meets 7 p.m. in the American Legion Hall at Scamahorn Park in Pittsboro. Anyone interested in honoring military veterans is welcome.

AVON BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS — meets 7 p.m. at Avon Town Hall, 6570 E. U.S. 36. Call 272-0948 or visit the website AvonGov.org for more information.

DIVORCECARE — will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. each Thursday at Connection Pointe Christian Church, 1800 N. Green St., Brownsburg. For more information call 852-2221 or visit the website www.divorcecare.org.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “Welcome Home Group” will meet at 8 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 1005 W. Main St., Danville.

FRIDAY

BROWNSBURG SERTOMA CLUB — meets 7 a.m. at the Comfort Inn and Suites, 500 W. Northfield Drive, Brownsburg. Call 892-4230 for more information.

WATER AEROBICS — 8-9 a.m. at the Gill Aquatic Family Center in Danville’s Ellis Park. Cost is $2. Call 745-2328 or (765) 386-2461 for more information.

INDIANAPOLIS HIKING CLUB — meets 8:30 a.m. in the parking lot at the southwest corner of the Plainfield Recreation Center for a six- or 10-mile hike. Call (517) 315-9200 or visit the website IndyHike.org for more information.

INDIANAPOLIS AIRPORT AUTHORITY BOARD — meets 8:30 a.m. in room 11T.413, fourth floor of the Col. H. Weir Cook Terminal Building, 7800 Col. H. Weir Cook Memorial Drive. For more information, call 487-5025 or visit the website www.indianapolisairport.com.

PRESCHOOL PLAYTIME — For children ages 3-5 from 11 a.m. to noon at McCloud Nature Center, 8518 N. Hughes Road near North Salem. Call (765) 676-5437 or visit the website www.hendrickscountyparks.net for more information.

AVON MASTERS HENDRICKS SWIM ALLIANCE — open swimming 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Clarks Creek Natatorium. Pre-payment is required. Passes are available at the Plainfield Recreation Center. Call 839-7665 for more information.

PLAINFIELD SENIOR EUCHRE GROUP — plays 7 p.m. at the Odd Fellows Lodge at the corner of Harding Street and Stafford Road by Maple Hill Cemetery. Everyone is welcome to participate. For more information, call 745-7900, 745-5984, or 839-9144.

REFORMERS UNANIMOUS — a faith-based addiction recovery program that meets 7-9 p.m. at Brownsburg Baptist Church, 3331 N. C.R. 900 E. There is no cost to attend. For more information or to schedule transportation, call 852-4807.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — “R.U.T.S. Group” will meet at 8 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 801 S. Green St., Brownsburg.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS AVON 24-HOUR GROUP — meets 8 p.m. at Avon United Methodist Church, 6850 E. U.S. 36. For more information, call AA at 632-7864 or the church at 272-4068.

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