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Bulletin Board, Jan. 6, 2013

A list of local meetings, fundraisers, and recreational and volunteer opportunities in Elkhart County.
Posted on Jan. 6, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous meets morning, noon and evening daily in Goshen, Osceola, Bristol, Union, Mich., and Elkhart. The Central Service Elkhart area office is at 949 Middlebury St. Information: 295-8188.

After Images art counseling program provides an opportunity for individuals to explore grief issues through the use of art and drawing. By appointment only at 22579 Old U.S. 20 E. Information and registration: Greg Suderman, bereavement counselor, at 264-3321 or 800-413-9083.

MONDAY

Divorce Care for adults and children meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at Crossroads Community Church. For more information call Donita Johnson at 848-0891.

Elkhart Rotary Club meets at noon Mondays at the Matterhorn, 2041 Cassopolis St. Information: Tom Shoff at 293-5530 or tom@shoff.com.

Elkhart Youth Community Choir, 5 to 7 p.m. Mondays at Deliverance Church of God in Christ, 1305 Benham Ave. Any child 8 and older is welcome.

Emotions Anonymous meets at 6:15 p.m. Mondays at Elkhart General Hospital, Room 2.

Healing Pathways domestic violence support group for women, 3 to 5 p.m. Mondays at the YWCA North Central Indiana Elkhart office, 23426 U.S. 33. Information: 830-5073 or www.ywcancin.org.

Next Step Singles, a place for Christian singles age 25 and older, meets every Monday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Crossroads North Campus, 3322 Middlebury St., to discuss life events during a book study. For more information call 875-4479 or visit www.mycrossroadscommunity.com.

A quilting club meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday,at the COA Lowe Center, 60525 Decatur Road, Cassopolis, Mich.

Ryan’s Place, a center for grieving children, teens and families, meets at 6:30 p.m. every other Monday at Goshen City Church of the Brethren, 203 N. Fifth St., Goshen. Information: 535-1000.

Tyrian Lodge 718, 301 S. Fifth St., Goshen, fellowship meeting every Monday. Dinner at 6 p.m., EA Degree meeting at 7 p.m. Information: James Robinson at jimrob@gmail.com.

Woodlawn Nature Center, 604 Woodlawn Ave., hosts Yoga with Jess Stevens, Mondays at 6:45. Cost: $12 per session, with monthly rates available.

Zumba classes are offered at 5:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the COA Lowe Center, 60525 Decatur Road, Cassopolis, Mich. Cost: $5/class or $20/month.

CTS Ladies Brunch meets at 11 a.m. on the first Monday of the month at Around the Corner Cafe, 231 N. Main St. For more information contact Bernie Swinehart at 264-6638.

Elkhart High School class of 1938, 8 a.m. breakfast meeting the first Monday of the month at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 107 Northpointe Blvd.

Elkhart High School class of 1935, 9 a.m. breakfast meeting the first Monday of the month at Golden Egg Pancake House, 3421 Plaza Court.

George Washington Lodge 325 F & AM, stated meeting, 7 p.m. the first Monday of the month at the lodge on Vistula Street, Bristol.

Heartland Quilters, 9 to 9:30 a.m. (social time); meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. the first and third Mondays of the month September through May, at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 3300 Benham Ave. Anyone interested in quilting is invited to attend. Information: 226-5810 or 291-5111.

Parents Against Meth support group meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month in Room 114 of New Hope United Methodist Church, 28765 C.R. 4. This meeting is for everyone, not just parents. Information: Vickie Perkins at 264-9777.

TUESDAY

Celebrate Recovery meets Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at Crossroads Community Church, C.R. 17 and C.R. 18. It is a 12-step program using God’s healing power to recover from hurts, habits and hangups. Common issues include drug/alcohol dependency, food issues, depression/self-worth, abuse and codependency. If you have questions call Dave at 260-463-6914.

Elkhart Breakfast Optimist Club, 6:45 a.m. Tuesdays at Pumpernickel’s, 500 S. Main St.

Elkhart Exchange Club, noon Tuesdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, Main and Bristol streets. Information: Steve at 293-3461 (days) or 848-4378 (evenings).

Elkhart Knitting Group meets from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at Elkhart Public Library. All knitters of any experience welcome. Information: 295-7839.

Elkhart Noon Kiwanis Club, noon Tuesdays at Matterhorn Banquet & Conference Center, 2041 Cassopolis St. Information: Pat McCauley at 536-7660.

FOE 395 Aerie, 7 p.m. Tuesdays at 225 W. Marion St. Information: 294-6007.

The Harvest Basket Food Program for those age 60 and older, disabled or victims of a catastrophic illness, meets from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays at First Brethren Church of Elkhart, 24197 C.R. 16 E. Sponsored by Christ’s Commissary. Information: Shelley at 304-2749.

Healing Pathways domestic violence support group, 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the YWCA North Central Indiana Elkhart office, 23426 U.S. 33. Information: 830-5073.

Maple City Toastmasters, noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Goshen Chamber of Commerce, 232 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: Judy Moore at 535-7522 or judysm@goshen.edu.

Nappanee Noon Kiwanis Club meets at noon Tuesdays at DalMar Catering, 159 E. Lincoln St., Nappanee. Information: Beverly Fales at 773-7876.

The Bristol Lions Club meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month. Information: 848-4071.

Baby Play, 5:30 to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at First Presbyterian Church, Goshen. Play and learning time for parents and children up to 4 years old. Food provided. No charge or pre-registration required.

Concord High School class of 1948 meets for breakfast at 9 a.m. the second Tuesday of the month at The Trolley Cafe, Old Bag Factory, Goshen. Information: Mary Carr at 295-5553.

A Community Sewing Day is the second Tuesday of every month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Elkhart County Fairgrounds Home and Family Arts Building. Information: Kris at 875-0056.

Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have had a child die, meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Rieth Rohrer Ehret Funeral Home, 311 S. Main St., Goshen.

Elkhart Commandery No. 31, meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Masonic Lodge, 931 Industrial Parkway. Snacks and fellowship after meeting. Information: Russ Anderson at 264-6223.

Elkhart County 4-H Aerospace Club, 7 p.m. at Goshen Air Center, 17229 C.R. 42, Goshen. Elkhart County children in grades 3 to 12 invited. Meets the second Tuesday of the month. Information: 848-7594 or call Amy Coons at 596-0404.

Elkhart County chapter of the AARP 848 meets the second Tuesday of the month.

Elkhart fibromyalgia support group, 1:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at First Congregational Church, corner of Third and Marion streets. Information: Call Joyce Krider in Elkhart at 294-2164 or Carolyn Shidler in Goshen at 533-2227.

Elkhart High School class of 1945, meets at 9 a.m. the second Tuesday of the month every other month at Perkins Family Restaurant & Bakery, 107 Northpointe Blvd.

Good Grief Gals Tea, a monthly tea for women whose spouses have died, meets from 1:30 to 3 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at 22579 Old U.S. 20 E. Information and registration: Greg Suderman, bereavement counselor, at 264-3321 or 800-413-9083.

Good Grief Guys, a breakfast meeting for men dealing with the death of a spouse, meets from 8:30 to 10 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Mayberry Cafe, 736 Middleton Run Road. Information and registration: Greg Suderman, bereavement counselor, at 264-3321 or 800-413-9083.

REST (Residents for Environmentalism Stand Together), 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Fellowship of Hope meeting hall, 1618 S. Sixth St.

Supporting Parents and Children Equally, 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the Education Service Center (next to Memorial High School), California Road. For family members of children with disabilities. Child care provided. Information: 266-6003.

The suicide survivors support group meets from 6 to 8 p.m. the second and last Tuesday of every month at United Health Services in Granger.

WEDNESDAY

A cancer support group for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday at Beulah Missionary Church, 57595 Old C.R. 17, Goshen. Information: 875-6537.

Elkhart Evening Optimist Club meets at 7 p.m. every Wednesday at Signature Bowling Lanes in the restaurant, 1180 Fremont Court. Information: Cheryl 534-3877.

Elkhart Lions Club, noon Wednesdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, 116 W. Bristol St. Visitors welcome.

Family/Community Resource Network conducts quarterly meetings from 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. to share information about local agencies, programs and current topics. Information: sherr@elkhart.k12.in.us.

Elkhart High School class of 1943, 9 a.m. breakfast the second Wednesday of the month at Golden Egg Pancake House, 3421 Plaza Court. Information: 293-4177 or 264-7789.

Elkhart Vintage Auto Club, 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Willowdale Park Pavilion, Elkhart. Information: Ben Russo at 264-9986.

Friendly Pioneers, executive board, 10:45 a.m.; carry-in dinner at noon the second Wednesday of the month at McNaughton Park Pavilion. Information: 294-3344.

Kane Masonic Lodge 183, board of trustees meeting at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at 931 Industrial Parkway.

NAMI Connection, a peer-oriented support group for people living with mental illness, meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of the month in the Eucalyptus Room at Oaklawn, 2600 Oakland Ave. Information: Marcia Thomas at 295-7830.

Sigma Chi Alumni Association meets at noon the second Wednesday of every month at Christiana Creek Country Club. Information: Clay Huth at 262-4010.

THURSDAY

Domestic violence support group for women who have been victims of abuse meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. For more information and location of the meeting contact Beth Floyd at Victim Assistance Services: 523-2237.

The Elkhart Local Food Alliance sponsors a weekly 4-H gardening club from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursdays at the Roosevelt Center, 215 E. Indiana Ave. Information: Nicole at 536-0225 or nicolebauman@gmail.com.

The Elkhart Luncheon Optimist Club meets weekly from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays at Pumpernickel’s Restaurant, 500 S. Main St. Information: Linda at 269-699-9148.

Elkhart Morning Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. Thursdays at McCarthy’s on the Riverwalk, 333 NIBCO Parkway. Guests are welcome. For more information call Charles Stutsman at 226-1805.

Healthy Healing, a class on healthy coping strategies for domestic violence survivors, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the YWCA North Central Indiana Elkhart office, 23426 U.S. 33. For more information call 830-5073.

Noon Optimist Club, noon Thursdays at the Elks-Christiana Creek Club. Information: Lori Snyder at 522-7100.

Youth Action Committee Junior Optimists Club, 7 p.m. Thursdays on the second floor of the Elkhart train station, 131 Tyler Ave. Youth ages 14 to 18. Information: Brian or Aaron at 295-8727.

Woodlawn Nature Center:

Ÿ Yoga with Jess Stevens, at 6:45 p.m. Thursdays. Cost: $12 per session, with monthly rates available.

Ÿ Nature Nook Book Club — The group will meet at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24 to discuss the book The Last Child Left in the Woods by Richard Louv.

The center is at 604 Woodlawn Ave., Elkhart.

EGH H.O.P.E. (Helping Other Parents Endure), a support group for parents who have lost a baby, meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of the month in the Elkhart General West Wing Prefunction Room.

Elkhart High School class of 1934, 9:30 a.m. the second Thursday of the month at Bristol Street Cafe, 500 W. Bristol St. Information: 254-4590.

Elkhart High School class of 1948, 9 a.m. breakfast meeting the second Thursday of the month at Golden Egg Pancake House. Information: 522-6747.

Heritage Spinning and Weaving Guild, 7 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at Middlebury Scout Cabin.

The local chapter of National Alliance on Mental Illness meets at 7:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at Oaklawn, 2600 Oakland Ave. They offers a free education and support for the family and friends of persons who have a mental illness. Information: 596-6464.

Osceola Neighborhood Watch, 7 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at Osceola Masonic Lodge, North Beech Road.

FRIDAY

American Legion Post 210, 5:30 to 7 p.m. dinner the second Friday of the month at the Legion, 103 York Drive, Middlebury.

The Elkhart General diabetes support group meets at 10 a.m. the second Friday of the month. Topics and speakers vary monthly. No registration is necessary. Information: 523-3297.

Elkhart High School class of 1959, 9 a.m. breakfast the second Friday of the month at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 107 Northpointe Blvd.

Goshen High School class of 1949, 9 a.m. monthly breakfast the second Friday of the month at Old Mill Inn, Waterford.

SATURDAY

White Dog Rocket Club meets from 6 to 7 p.m. every other Saturday at Woodlawn Nature Center, 604 Woodlawn Ave., Elkhart. Information: woodlawnnaturecenter@gmail.com or 264-0525.

Yoga classes are held from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturdays at First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Beardsley Ave., use the east door. Mats provided. A $4 to $10 donation is requested.

Next Step Supper Club meets at 6:45 p.m. the first Saturday of the month. Meeting takes place at a different restaurant each month. Information: 875-4479 or www.mycrossroadscommunity.com.

Elkhart High School class of 1953 meets for breakfast at 9 a.m. the second Saturday of the month at Firehouse Restaurant, 4000 E. Bristol St., Elkhart.

King David Lodge 53 F & AM, noon the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at 225 W. Marion St. Information: Walter Sharp at 226-0372.

Whiskerville Truckers, 1 p.m. the second Saturday of the month at Nappanee American Legion Post 154. Information: 773-3286.

SUNDAY

Caring for the Caregiver (formerly called A Season for Caring), a support group for people who are caring for a loved one, meets at 9 a.m. Sundays at River Oaks Community Church, 58020 C.R. 115, Goshen. Information: 875-1152.

The Elkhart New Thought Spirituality/Science of Mind study group meets at 10:30 a.m. Sundays at 126 W. Lexington Ave., Elkhart. Information: 226-0391 or Michael Mirante at mirmindful@yahoo.com.

Pierre Moran Neighborhood Association meets at 4 p.m. the first Sunday of each month at Pierre Moran Park Pavilion, 201 W. Wolf. Information: 522-0802.

FUNDRAISERS

Centerplate at Notre Dame is looking to assist nonprofit groups interested in raising funds, with no upfront costs. Information: Chris Hack at 631-6848 or centerplate.notredame@gmail.com.

United Way of Western Connecticut has created a “Sandy Hook School Support Fund” to provide support services to the familes and affected community. Information: 800-461-0672. Donations may be mailed to: Sandy Hook School Support Fund, c/o Newtown Savings Bank, 39 Main St., Newtown, CT 06470.

FRIDAY

American Legion Post 143, 905 Maple St., Bristol. Fish fry, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. Cost: $7. Band from 7 to 11 p.m. Open to the public. Proceeds go to the veterans home and VA hospital.

American Legion Post 308, 122 Lincolnway E., Osceola, all-you-can-eat dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Cost: $7. Other menu items available. Live band 8 p.m. to midnight. Information: 674-6712.

DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen. Dinner is from 5 to 7 p.m.; bingo starts at 6:30 p.m. Funds used for veterans and projects. Information: 533-2924.

VFW Post 88, 1519 W. Bristol St. Fish fry from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Information: 264-1000.

The Humane Society of Elkhart County hosts a Red Barn Resale Shop from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the shelter, 54687 C.R. 19 in Bristol. Information: 848-4225.

SATURDAY

American Legion Post 210, 103 York Drive, Middlebury. SAL Steak Grill fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Karaoke starts at 8 p.m.

DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen, has an open kitchen from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Knights of Columbus of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, will have a pancake breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, 24832 U.S. 12 East, Edwardsburg, Mich.

SUNDAY

American Legion 365 on U.S. 12 E., Edwardsburg, Mich. Sunday morning breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon. Open to the public with a full menu. Proceeds benefit SAL veterans projects.

The Knights of Columbus Council 1043, 112 E. Lexington St., Elkhart, will have a pancake breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Jan. 13. Pancakes are all-you-can-eat.

RECREATION

Tai chi classes will be offered every Monday and Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Front Street Crossing. The instructor is certified by the Tai Chi for Health Institute. Cost $20 per month. Information: 269-445-8110 or 800-323-0390 or www.casscoa.org. The building is located at 227 S. Front Street, Dowagiac, Mich.

Monday

Bingo, 7 p.m. Mondays at Elkhart Moose, 1500 C.R. 6 W. Open to members and guests. Information: 264-1522.

Public bingo, 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Elks 798, 220 N. Main St., Goshen. Information: 533-5230.

Ballroom dance classes, Mondays: 7:55 to 8:55 p.m. rhythm class, cha cha, salsa, rumba and hustle. $5 fee for each person. Information: Robin Reveal at 389-7878, ext. 206.

Ballroom dance classes Mondays at Studebaker Park. Foxtrot, swing, cha cha, rumba, tango and more. Beginners, 6 p.m.; intermediate class, 8 p.m. Cost: $60 per couple for six weeks or $15 per session. Information: Kay Teal at 295-7275.

DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road, Elkhart

Ÿ Texas Hold ‘Em at 6:30 p.m. Mondays $20 Buy-ins.

Ÿ Raffles at 7 p.m. Mondays

Euchre, American Legion Post 365, U.S. 12 in Edwardsburg, Mich., 7 p.m. Monday. Information: 269-663-8888.

Y Healthy Living Center, 200 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart, call 226-0953: 11:30 a.m. — Cards and Games

TUESDAY

Bingo, 9:15 a.m. Tuesdays at Elkhart Moose, 1500 C.R. 6 W. Open to members and guests. Information: 264-1522.

Y Healthy Living Center, 200 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart, call 226-0953: 1 to 2:30 p.m. — Painting Class

WEDNESDAY

Ballroom dance classes Wednesdays: 7:55 to 8:55 p.m. rhythm class, cha cha, salsa, rumba and hustle; 8 to 8:55 p.m. smooth class, American waltz, tango, fox trot and Argentine tango. Information: Robin Reveal at 389-7878, ext. 206.

Bike Night Wednesday nights in the parking lot at Signature Lanes, U.S. 20 Bypass and C.R. 17. Information: 296-1111.

Bingo, Goshen Elks 798, 220 N. Main St., 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 533-5230.

Euchre, DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road, euchre tournaments at 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 293-0761.

Euchre, DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen.

Euchre, VFW Post 88, 1519 W. Bristol St., 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

Y Healthy Living Center, 200 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart, call 226-0953

Ÿ 12:30 p.m. — Dance class for Singles and Couples

Ÿ 1:30 p.m. — Loom Knitting

THURSDAY

Euchre, Front Street Crossing, 227 S. Front St., Dowagiac, Mich., 1 p.m. Thursdays.

Euchre, Knights of Columbus, 112 E. Lexington Ave., 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Use rear alley entrance.

Euchre, Osceola American Legion Post 308, 122 Lincolnway E. 7 p.m. Thursdays (sign in at 6:30 p.m.).

Y Healthy Living Center, 200 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart, call 226-0953

Ÿ 11:30 a.m. — Dine Around at 523 Tap and Grill

Ÿ 1 to 2:30 p.m. — Painting Class

Ÿ 7:30 p.m. — Bristol Opera House Dress Rehersal

FRIDAY

Bingo, American Legion Post 365, U.S. 12 in Edwardsburg, Mich. Public bingo at 6:30 p.m. Fridays. Information: 269-663-8888.

Bingo, DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road. Crazy bingo starts at 6 p.m. Fridays. Information: 293-0761. Looking for additional players.

Bingo, DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen. Public bingo, 6:30 p.m. Fridays. Players are invited to have supper at the DAV.

Bingo, VFW Post 985, 1201 W. Pike St., Goshen. Public bingo, 7 p.m. Fridays. Supper available from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing, VFW Post 88, 1519 W. Bristol St., ’50s-’60s night, 8 p.m. first and third Fridays.

Sing Along, at the COA Lowe Center, 60525 Decatur Road Cassopolis, Mich. 11 a.m. Fridays. Free.

Weekly dances are held at the Elks Club, 3535 McKinley Highway, South Bend. 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday. Lessons one hour prior for $4; dance admission is $9. Must be 21. Information: reniecampoli@juno.com.

Y Healthy Living Center, 200 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart, call 226-0953

Ÿ 9 to 10 a.m. — Tai Chi

Ÿ 1:30 p.m. — Loom Knitting

SATURDAY

Bingo, Elkhart Moose Lodge, 1500 C.R. 6, doors open at noon, bingo starts at 1 p.m. Saturday. Sponsored by Women of the Moose.

Dancing, DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road, dancing and live music, 8 p.m. to midnight Saturdays.

Euchre, Brentwood in Elkhart, 3600 E. Bristol St., 3 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 262-1626.

Euchre, American Legion Post 308, 122 Lincolnway E., Osceola, 2 p.m. Saturdays.

VOLUNTEERS

Center for Community Justice needs volunteers to help answering phones, filing, setting appointments and with client follow up.

The Center for Healing and Hope needs volunteers. Daytime and evening hours are needed, Monday through Friday, flexible schedule.

Child and Parent Services (CAPS) needs volunteers to work as Court Appointed Special Advocates, advocates for an abused or neglected child’s best interest in court. They also need parent aide volunteers to serve as “parenting coaches” for struggling families. Information: 295-2277 or www.capselkhart.org.

The Council on Aging of Elkhart County needs volunteers to take local seniors to medical, nutritional and well-being appointments.

Elkhart Child Development Center needs volunteers to work in the classroom with toddlers and two-year-olds on weekday mornings.

The Elkhart County Center for Community Justice needs volunteers to help with building maintenance and grounds-keeping, as well as volunteer mediators to work with victims and offenders in a case management role.

Guidance Ministries needs volunteers to answer phones and greet people during the holiday season and to sort donations and to serve meals at the food kitchen.

Habitat for Humanity in Elkhart County needs volunteers at building sites in Elkhart. No experience is required. Information: 533-6109 or email info@habitec.com.

Habitat ReStore in Elkhart needs volunteers to help with new home construction. No experience is required. Information: Keith at keith@habitatec.com.

Harbor Light Hospice needs volunteers and companion volunteers to spent time with terminally ill patients. No experience is necessary and training is provided. Information: Jamie Rhew at 254-1041.

Heartland Hospice needs volunteer veterans to accompany veteran patients. Information: Christine Cracknell at 304-7193.

Helping Hands Hair Salon at Faith Mission needs volunteers to cut the residents’ hair. Supplies are furnished. Hours are flexible. Current stylists and barbers serve 2 to 3 hour shifts once a month. You do not need to be currently licensed. Information: Kathy Burris 875-1044 or bobkatrb@aol.com. Faith Mission is located at 801 Benham Avenue, Elkhart.

The Indiana RAP Corps, an AmeriCorps program, needs volunteers for the 2012-2013 program year. Information: Rebekah DeLine 234-0191, ext. 33 or rebekah.deline@redcross.org.

REAL Services offers many volunteer opportunities for assisting the elderly and disabled. Those interested in learning about upcoming volunteer opportunities can visit www.realservices.org or email volunteer@realservices.org.

Riverview Adult Day Center needs volunteer activity assistants or to share a hobby. Volunteers can be daily or weekly for all day or half a day; flexible schedule.

The RV Hall of Fame needs volunteer greeters at its museum any time from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

The Salvation Army, 300 N. Main St., needs volunteers:

Ÿ Breakfast ministry from 6 to 10 a.m. Monday to Friday. Information: Becky Dick at 206-0257.

Ÿ Mobile Meals Ministry 11 to 11:45 a.m. Monday and Thursday. Information: Julie at 970-0088, ext. 23.

Santa’s Pantry needs adults interested in joining the board of directors. New members are also needed to volunteer at the pantry’s many events throughout Elkhart County. Join Santa’s Pantry on Facebook or contact Deb Micola at 262-4478 or debbiemicola@comcast.net for more information.

Second Chance Small Dog Rescue is looking for volunteers to foster small dogs until they find their forever home. Information: Mary at 295-7184.

The Studebaker Museum needs volunteers to serve as tour guides. Information: Courtney Bogunia at 235-9002 or cbogunia@studebakermuseum.org. The museum is at 201 S. Chapin St., South Bend.

Wellfield Botanic Gardens needs volunteers to help with outdoor gardening, garden education, and hosting its new Visitor’s Cottage. Information: Evelyn at 266-2006 or www.wellfieldgardens.org.

Wheelchair Help needs volunteers to help with cleaning and organizing parts, office partition disassembly and working with clients. Information: 295-2230.

The Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) has a volunteer opportunity for every person, skill level and time constraint. Information: 534-0148.

The Women’s Care Center needs volunteers to assist with child care during parenting classes from 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursdays and from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. Fridays. Any help for either or both classes is greatly appreciated.

Woodlawn Nature Center needs volunteers. Information: woodlawnnaturecenter@gmail.com or 264-0525.

The YMCA of Elkhart County needs volunteers for indoor soccer and to be coaches and referees, youth mentors, homework helpers, greeters and tour guides. Information: 389-7878 or www.ymcaelkhart.com.

Bulletin Board appears each Sunday in The Elkhart Truth. Deadline for submissions to Bulletin Board is 5 p.m. Monday. Notice of events of community interest or fundraising events by nonprofit organizations may be addressed to: Bulletin Board, The Elkhart Truth, P.O. Box 487, Elkhart, IN 46515; faxed to 294-3895; or emailed to bb@etruth.com. You also may leave a message with Joe Kuharic at 296-5861.



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