Alcoholics Anonymous: meets morning, noon and evening daily in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Osceola and Union, Mich. The Central Service Elkhart area office is at 949 Middlebury St. Information: 574-295-8188.

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 at 574-264-3321 or 800-413-9083.

The Elkhart Community Chorus: meets twice monthly from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on scheduled Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to noon on scheduled Saturdays at Grace Bible Church, 54230 C.R. 5, Elkhart. For registration and scheduled dates, visit the chorus’ website at Information: Craig Nelson at 574-875-8823 or

WHO (Walkers Helping Others): meets from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for a 3-mile guided walk in the Teen Club Building at Bristol United Methodist Church, 201 S. Division St., Bristol. Donations accepted. Information: Mary Schultze at 269-641-2683 or

New Horizons Band of Elkhart: meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at McNaughton Park Pavilion, 700 Arcade Ave., Elkhart. New members welcome. Information: 574-293-5120 or email

Al-Anon: Meetings every day of the week. Al-Anon’s purpose is to help families and friends of alcoholics. Information: or 855-571-5565


Elkhart Rotary Club: noon Mondays at the Matterhorn, 2041 Cassopolis St. Information: Tom Shoff at 574-293-5530 or

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: at 6:15 p.m. Mondays at Elkhart General Hospital, Classroom 1. Information: 574-347-1594.

Ryan’s Place: a center for grieving children, teens and families, meets at 6:30 p.m. every other Monday at 118 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: 574-535-1000.

TOPS: a weight-loss support group, 5:30 p.m. Mondays at Jamestown United Methodist Church, 59218 C.R. 3, Elkhart. Information: 574-674-1559.

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 574-533-3420

Zumba classes: at 5:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the COA Lowe Center, 60525 Decatur Road, Cassopolis, Mich. Information: 269-445-8110.

Elkhart Evening Optimist Club: meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at Hunter’s, 2703 S. Main St., Elkhart. Information: Cheryl at 574-534-3877.

Elkhart County 4-H Genealogy Club: 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month at the Elkhart Public Library, 300 S. Second St. Information: 574-523-2216 or 574-533-0554.

Elkhart High School Class of 1947: 11:30 a.m. the last Monday of each month at Mayberry’s, 736 Middleton Run Road, Elkhart. Information: 574-596-0468.


Celebrate Recovery: 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays 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 hang-ups. Questions: Dave at 260-463-6914.

Elkhart Breakfast Optimist Club: 6:45 a.m. Tuesdays at Perkins on Interstate Drive, Elkhart. Information: Dick at 574-262-2283.

Elkhart Knitting Group: 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at Elkhart Public Library. Knitters of all experience welcome. Information: 574-295-7839.

Elkhart Noon Kiwanis Club: noon Tuesdays at Matterhorn Banquet & Conference Center, 2041 Cassopolis St. Information: Pat McCauley at 574-536-7660.

FOE 395 Aerie: 7 p.m. Tuesdays at 225 W. Marion St., Elkhart. Information: 574-294-6007.

The Harvest Basket Food Program: 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays at First Brethren Church of Elkhart, 24197 C.R. 16 E. For those 60 and older, disabled or victims of a catastrophic illness. Information: Marcia at 574-524-0931.

Maple City Toastmasters: noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Goshen Chamber of Commerce, 232 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: Sondra Resen at 574-215-8734 or

Nappanee Noon Kiwanis Club: noon Tuesdays at Heritage House, 1700 Waterfall Drive, Nappanee. Information: Jeff Kitson, 574-773-7812.

Renew Teen Center: 4 p.m. Tuesdays at Servant’s Heart Community Church, 400 W. Mishawaka Road, Elkhart. Free activities for teens. Information:

Smart Step Families: a group for remarried couples and people in relationships consisting of blended families, meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at The Open Door Center, S.R. 120 and S.R. 15 in Bristol. Information: Donita at 574-848-0891.

TOPS, a weight-loss support group: 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays at 1200 N. Michigan St., Elkhart. Information: 574-674-8714.

TOPS, a weight-loss support group: 6:15 p.m. Tuesdays at 4206 E. Bristol St., Elkhart. Information: 574-333-2959.

Acrylic Art Class: offered each Tuesday at Boardwalk Community Center, 2105 Osolo Road, Elkhart, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Beginners welcome. Cost is $5 per session. All materials provided. Information: 574-264-4732.


A cancer support group: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday at Beulah Missionary Church, 57595 Old C.R. 17, Goshen. For cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. Information: 574-875-6537.

Senior Life Enrichment program: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Beardsley Ave., Elkhart. Free. Information: Council on Aging at 574-295-1820.


Domestic violence support group for women who have been victims of abuse: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Information and location of the meeting: Beth Floyd at Victim Assistance Services, 574-523-2237.

The Elkhart Luncheon Optimist Club: noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, 116 W. Bristol St. Information: 574-264-1129.

Elkhart Morning Rotary Club: 7 a.m. Thursdays at McCarthy’s on the Riverwalk, 333 NIBCO Parkway. Information: David Beaverson at 574-226-6415.

Healing Pathways domestic violence support group for women: 10 to 11 a.m. and 5 to 6 p.m. Thursdays at the YWCA North Central Indiana Elkhart office, 23426 U.S. 33. Information: 574-830-5073 or

Noon Optimist Club: noon Thursdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, 116 W. Bristol St.

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 574-295-8727.

Senior Life Enrichment program: meets 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Beardsley Ave., Elkhart. Free. Information: Council on Aging at 574-295-1820.


MIL Mariposas Monarca, a support group of immigrant Spanish-speaking women: meets from 10 a.m. to noon Fridays at the YWCA, 23426 U.S. 33, Elkhart. Information: Lourdes Muro at 574-361-9632, Luna Campos at 574-903-5877 or

Elkhart High School class of 1951: 9 a.m. breakfast the first Friday of each month at Perkins Restaurant, Elkhart.

Lunch and Learn, a free educational series for caregivers of older adults: 12:10 to 1:30 p.m. the first Friday of each month in the Sailor Community Center at Hubbard Hill, 28070 C.R. 24, Elkhart. Reservations: 284-7132 or 800-552-7928, ext. 7132.


Yoga classes: are 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.

The household hazardous waste collection program: will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Elkhart County Corrections Facility.

Bulletin Board appears each Sunday in The Elkhart Truth. Deadline for submissions to Bulletin Board is 5 p.m. Monday. For questions, contact Lejene Breckenridge-Peete at 574-296-5887.

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