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St. Thomas-St. John
Alcoholics Anonymous: Alcoholics Anonymous meets every day on all three islands. For information, call 690-5283.
Rotary Clubs: Rotary Club of St. Thomas Sunrise meets at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday in the meeting room at Windward Passage Hotel.
- Rotary Club of Charlotte Amalie meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Windward Passage Hotel.
Free boating course: The St. Thomas Sail and Power Squadron offers a National Safe Boating Course from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in room 212 of Nisky Shopping Center. Call Tom at 774-2715 for information.
The Superior Court Rising Stars Youth Steel Orchestra will host an "Old Time Christmas Eve Tramp" at 11 p.m. today starting at the Barbel Plaza Panyard.
Kwanzaa: The 18th annual Community Kwanzaa Celebration will take place at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Franklin Powell Park in Cruz Bay, St. John. Contact Annette Henderson at email@example.com or at 998-3530 or Elisa Hodge at 514-2957 for information or to participate.
E. B. Oliver School calendar sale: The E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School Band Boosters Club will conduct sales of the 2013 community birthday calendars from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the FirstBank branches at waterfront, Port of Sales and Tutu and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Port of Sales and Tutu branches. Call 775-2000 or 998-7282 for information.
Cancer Support lecture: Cancer Support V.I. will hold a free presentation at noon on Jan. 2 in the Kimelman Cancer Institute's Benjamin Medical Auditorium on the second floor. Dr. Lori Thompson with Insight Psychological Services of St. Thomas will discuss coping with the stress of cancer diagnosis and will provide guidelines for stress management.
ICM meeting: Independent Citizens Movement will hold a territorial committee meeting on Jan. 12, 2013. Exact time and location to be determined. Contact Dale at 513-9314 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Toastmasters: The St. Thomas chapter of Toastmasters International meets at 6 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Chamber of Commerce office on Main Street. The club is available to assist persons interested in improving their public speaking skills. For information, visit www.toastmasters.org or call 776-2035.
St. Thomas Bridge Club: The St. Thomas Bridge Club holds bridge games at 6:15 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Email Joy1k@aol.com for information.
Zumba classes: Zumba classes take place at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at Winston Raymo Recreation Center. Call Christine at 690-4307 for information.
Adult Literacy classes: The Resource Center for the Disabled holds free Adult Literacy classes to provide clients with literacy and GED preparation. The Resource Center for the Disabled is located behind the USO Building Across from Department of Finance. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 777-2253 for information.
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority: Members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority meet every second Friday of the month at 6 p.m. in Schneider Hospital's sun room. Email Opti93@yahoo.com or call 626-6279 for information.
Boy Scouts: The Jane A. Tuitt Elementary School Troop, Pack and Venture No. 20 meets from 5 to 7 p.m. every Saturday at the Boy Scouts Building. Call 228-0870 or 998-3406 for information.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance: The group meets at 6 p.m. Fridays in the second floor conference room at Schneider Hospital. For more information, contact Bill Murphy at 473-9592.
IEKHS Class of 1993 meets on the last Sunday of every month. Contact Karlene Rawlings-Millard at email@example.com for information.
Sewing classes: Sew Stylish offers sewing and designing classes for kids and adults from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays and Sundays and from 6 to 8 p.m. Mondays. Call 201-0812 for information.
Inter-agency Advocacy Group: The Inter-agency Advocacy Group for individuals with disabilities is seeking individuals with moderate to severe disabilities who may be in need of help. Contact Belinda West-O'Neal at 774-1662 or 513-8884 or Lawrence Street at 774-4399 ext. 2230 for information.
Dementia care: Nightingale Wings on St. Thomas provides informative workshops on dementia care from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Confidential memory screenings also available. For information, call 715-5333.
Diabetes support group: The Food and Nutrition Department at Schneider Hospital hosts a diabetes support group from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month in the sun room of the hospital's Island Breeze Café. Contact DeAnna Dahlem at 776-8311 ext. 1031 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Teenagers Bible Club: The Teenagers Bible Club offers language classes in French, Spanish, Haitian Creole or English. Call 774-0884 or 774-6640 for information.
Dream Group: The Dream Group is free and open to anyone who would like help in manifesting their dreams. Meetings are held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays at The Sanctuary in downtown Christiansted. For information and directions, call 513-9555.
Narcotics Anonymous: Narcotics Anonymous meets four days a week in the Lutheran parish hall in Christiansted. Call 719-3058, 692-9963 or 773-7689 for information.
Al-Anon: Al-Anon meets at 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Lutheran Parish Hall on King Street in Christiansted and at 9:30 a.m. at St. Patrick's Learning Center in Frederiksted . Call 642-2562 for information. Al-Anon is a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics.
Women's Coalition of St. Croix: Donations of gently used clothes, shoes, yoga mats, household items and furniture are in need. Drop them off at Closet to Closet, 15 Peter's Rest, Christiansted, the crisis center at 45 Fisher Street, Christiansted, or the Children's Center at 13 AB King Cross Street in Christiansted.
- Volunteers needed at Closet to Closet thrift shop. Come on Volunteer Mondays to see what we are all about. Open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- The coalition offers parenting classes in English and Spanish.
- Support groups for domestic violence and adult incest survivors are available in English and Spanish.
For information, call 773-2503.
Rotary Clubs: Rotary West Community Center in Frederiksted is available for business and social events. Call Clifford Christian at 772-2505 for information.
- Rotary Mid Isle meets at 7 a.m. Wednesday at Gertrude's Restaurant. Call 277-7992 for information.