Support groups


AA: Sunday, 9 a.m. (open, beginners); 6-8 p.m., closed; Monday, 6 a.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m., open; Tuesday, 6 a.m., open; noon, 6 p.m., closed (women’s); Wednesday, 6 a.m., open; noon, no meeting; 8 p.m., closed; Thursday, 6 a.m., open; noon, 8 p.m., closed; Friday, 6 a.m., noon, noon, no meeting; 6 p.m., 8 p.m., open; Saturday, noon, 6-8 p.m.; last Wednesday, 8 p.m., open, birthdays; 191 W. Main St., Hart; information 231-923-9370.

A Hand Up: Depressionsupport group, Nov. 1, 10 a.m. Chippewa Creek Community room; info, Linda Reeds, 231-301-8095.

Diabetes Support Group: Nov. 1, 7 p.m., Type 2,  Memorial Medical Center cafeteria, Ludington; information, 843-2276.

Farm Workers Legal Services: Mondays, Oceana CAAP office, 1:30-5 p.m. one per month; Legal Aid of Western Michigan, 861-5767.

Gamblers Anonymous: Thursdays, 6:30 p.m., Our Savior Lutheran Church, 765 W. US-10, Ludington.

Hesperia Alcoholics Anonymous: Fridays, 8 p.m., Christ the King Catholic Church, Hesperia.

Loss of Child Support Group: Nov. 1, 5:30 p.m., 707 N. Washington St., Ludington.

Narcotics Anonymous: Thursdays, 6 p.m., rear entry to Choices West Counseling Services, 36 N. State St., Hart, 231-873-4469.

Oceana County Veterans Affairs Office: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 314 S. State St., Hart, 873-6834.

Pentwater AA: Closed meetings Sundays, 7 p.m.; St. James Episcopal Church, 82 S. Wythe St., Pentwater, 873-4373.

Shelby Alcoholics Anonymous: Tuesdays, closed meetings; Thursdays, open meetings, 8 p.m., Fellowship Center, Shelby Congregational Church.

VA Without Walls: Nov. 2, 8 a.m. to noon; Hart VFW Post, 802 S. State St., Hart; veterans who have not enrolled with the VA before need to bring a copy of their DD214 and last year’s financial information; information or questions, call (888) 214-1247 ext 35303.




Beltone Hearing Walk-in Clinic: Nov. 2, 1-3 p.m., OCCOA, 621 E. Main, Hart. Call 231-843-3039 for appointments.

Bingo: Mondays, 10:30 a.m., OCCOA, 621 E. Main, Hart, 231-873-4461.

Bingo: Fridays, 6:15 p.m., Pentwater VFW Post 6017, 8440 N. BR-31, Pentwater. 

Bingo: Saturdays, 6 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, Washington Street, Hart.

Blood Pressure Clinic: Thursdays, 10:45-11:45 a.m., OCCOA, 621 E. Main, Hart, 231-873-4461.

Blood Pressure Clinic: Wednesdays,  9:15 a.m., Christ the King Church, Hesperia; 854-1154.

Euchre and Games:  Thursdays, 1 p.m., OCCOA, 621 E. Main, Hart, 231-873-4461.

Exercise: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 9 a.m., Hesperia American Legion, Hesperia; 854-1154.

Ferry Ghost Town Day meeting: Nov. 2, 7-8 p.m., Ferry Township Community Center; new ideas and volunteers wanted.

Friends of Hart Area Public Library: Oct. 26, 6 p.m.

Hart Lions: Nov. 2, 6:30 p.m., Council on Aging, Hart. 

Hart Long Rifles: Range closed Mondays and Tuesdays; will close for season Dec. 1; Oceana Drive and Jefferson Road, 873-2645.

Hart Rotary Club: Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m. ,Hart United Methodist Church.

Hart Skate Park Committee: Oct. 26, 6:30 p.m., Hart City Hall.

Hesperia Chamber of Commerce: Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m., Angelo’s and Riccardo’s.

Hesperia Lodge 346 F&AM: Nov. 2.

Mothers of Preschoolers: Oct. 27, 4-6 p.m., United Methodist Church, Mears; 873-1912.

Oceana Center Grange: Nov. 2, potluck 6 p.m., meeting 6:45 p.m., Grange Hall, Scout Road east of Hart.

Oceana Eagles Auxiliary: Oct. 26, 7 p.m., Eagles Hall north of Hart.

Oceana Eagles: Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m., hall north of Hart.

Oceana Singers: Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Hart Methodist Church.

Pentwater Service Club: Thursdays, 11:15 a.m., followed by lunch; Pentwater School.

Playgroups: Thursdays, 10-11:15 a.m.; Storybook Village, Pentwater.

Playgroups: Fridays, 9-10:30 a.m., Diman-Wolf Early Childhood Center, 306 W.  Johnson St., Hart.

Playgroups: Fridays, 10-11:15 a.m., Shelby Early Childhood Center, Shelby; to register for this group only, please call 861-6629.

Playgroups: Fridays, 10-11:15 a.m., Walkerville Elementary School, Walkerville.

Oceana County Historical and Genealogical Society: Wednesdays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., 114 Dryden St., Hart, 

Shelby Rotary Club: Tuesdays, 12:10 p.m.; Shelby Congregational Church. 

Tops 252: Tuesdays, weigh-in 5:30 p.m.; meeting at 6 p.m.; Shelby Congregational Church. 

Tops 1526: Tuesdays, weigh-in 4:15-4:30 p.m.; meeting immediately follows; Hart Wesleyan Church. 

Tops 1745: Tuesdays, weigh-in 8:30 a.m., meeting 9 a.m., Mears Community Methodist Church. 

Weight Watchers: Thursdays, 6 p.m., Shelby Congregational Church, 51 E. Third St., Shelby.

West Michigan Hacklers: Nov. 2, 7 p.m., Crystal Township Hall; Dorothy Schramm, 869-5487.

WiFi: Available Monday through Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m., OCCOA, 621 E. Main, Hart, 231-873-4461.

Wildcat Booster Club: Nov. 1, 7 p.m., Walkerville school library.

Women’s Literary Club: Nov. 1, 7 p.m., Hesperia Public Library. 

Woodcarver Club: Wednesdays, 6:30-8 p.m., Montague Senior Center, Ferry Street, Montague; information 231-894-5310.

Zumba Gold: Thursdays, 10 a.m., Oceana County Medical Care Facility, East Main Street, Hart.