This week's Calendar of community events

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The Community Calendar is published in the Sunday Spectrum section with portions picked up in the Thursday edition. The deadline for publication in the Sunday edition is 10 a.m. on Thursday, and for publication in the Thursday edition, 10 a.m. on Wednesday.

MONDAY, JUNE 5

Capital Sunrise Rotary Club, 6:45 a.m., Frankfort Regional Medical Center Multipurpose Room.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Capital No. 6, 7:30 p.m.

Capital City Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., (except on national/state holidays), Gabriels Restaurant in the Holiday Inn Capital Plaza. The organizations goal is to help members improve their public speaking, presentation, and leadership skills. Membership is open to anyone, and visitors are always welcome. For more information, call Bill Miller (223-0512).

TUESDAY, JUNE 6

Weight Watchers, Thornhill Baptist Church, 1142 Holmes St. TIMES: 12:30, 4 and 5:30 p.m. (Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration and weigh in).

Frankfort Optimist Club, noon, Office Pub and Deli.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 3:30 p.m., Memorial Baptist Church, 130 Holmes St., basement. For more information, call 227-2596.

Sunshine Center: Parents of Teens Support Group, 5:15 p.m. ongoing.

East Frankfort Kiwanis Club, 6 p.m., Backstreet Diner (formerly Marshalls).

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7

Frankfort Rotary Club, 11:45, Holiday Inn Capital Plaza.

THURSDAY, JUNE 8

Weight Watchers, Womans Club Building, 200 Washington St., 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration and weigh in).

Frankfort Downtown Kiwanis Club, noon, Holiday Inn Capital Plaza.

FRIDAY, JUNE 9

Overeaters Anonymous brown bag meeting, 11:45-12:45, in library at Church of the Ascension, 311 Washington St. For more information call Ellen at (502) 514-1541.

SATURDAY, JUNE 10

St. Vincent de Paul Clothing Room, 10 a.m.-noon, Good Shepherd building basement on Madison Street Alley, 310 Wapping St.

SENIOR CITIZENS

(At Center)

(Unless Otherwise Noted)

Phone: 223-5794

Monday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; beach ball, 9:30; bingo, 10:30; lunch, 11:30; intermediate line dancing, 1 p.m.; advanced computer, 2

Tuesday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; Twinges in the Hinges, 9; arthritis exercise, 9:30; music jam, 9:30; music with Don Atha, 10; knitting class, 10; massage with Michilette, 10; Advisory Council, 10:30; lunch, 11:30; FCCOA Board, 12:30

Wednesday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; arthritis exercise, 9:30; health and wellness clinic, 10; lunch, 11:30; Bible study, 12:30

Thursday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; Twinges in the Hinges, 9; arthritis exercise, 9:30; beach ball exercise, 10; crochet handbags, 10; lunch, 11:30; woodcarving, 12:30; beginning line dancing, 2

Friday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; Tai Chi, 9:30; play hand and foot, 10; hand bell exercise, 10:30; lunch, 11:30; Senior Citizens Club No. 1, 1 p.m.

ALCOHOLICS

ANONYMOUS

TODAY: Breakfast at Brandos, Georgetown Road, Forks of Elkhorn, 9 a.m., speaker meeting, non-smoking; Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St, 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Big Book meeting, both open discussion; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30 p.m.

Monday: Frankfort Group: 224 Clinton St., 11:30 a.m. and 8 p.m., both open discussion; Westside Group, 7 p.m., Frankfort Regional Medical Center, multi-purpose room, open discussion meeting, non-smoking; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: noon, closed discussion; open discussion, 6:30 p.m., old fashioned lead

Tuesday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: 11:30 a.m., non-smoking; 8 p.m., both open discussion; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30 p.m., open discussion, non-smoking; 8 p.m., open discussion, beginners

Wednesday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: open discussion, 11:30 a.m., 8 p.m.; The Little Meeting, St. Pauls United Methodist Church, 1800 Louisville Rd., 7 p.m., open discussion, non-smoking; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30, open discussion

Thursday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: open discussion, 11:30 a.m., non-smoking; 8 p.m. open discussion; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: noon, closed discussion; 6:30 p.m., open Big Book study; 8 p.m., 12 and 12 study

Friday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: Open discussion, 11:30 a.m.; open speaker meeting, 8 p.m. Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30 p.m., open discussion, non-smoking; 8, open discussion

Saturday: Late OClock Group, Memorial Baptist Church, 130 Holmes St., 8:15 a.m., non-smoking; Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St., open 12-step meeting, 11 a.m.; open discussion, 8 p.m. Chips Group: 111 Bridge St.: 8, open speaker, first and last Saturday of the month is non-smoking.

Al-Anon

TODAY: 11 a.m., 4 p.m., 8 p.m.; closed discussion, 11 a.m.; open discussion, 4 p.m.; Open Book, 8 p.m.

Monday: 6:30 p.m., 111 1/2 Bridge St.;

Tuesday: 224 Clinton St., 8 p.m.; open discussion, 11:30 a.m., 6 p.m. (non-smoking session) and 8 p.m.; 7 p.m., North Frankfort Baptist Church. Children welcome; noon, First Christian Church, 316 Ann St. First floor prayer room.

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m., 111 Bridge St.

Friday: 6:30 p.m., 111 Bridge St.; 8 p.m., 224 Clinton St., open discussion

FRANKLIN COUNTY

HEALTH DEPARTMENT

100 Glenns Creek Rd.

Phone: 564-7647

NOTE: All services at the Health Department are available by appointment. Walk-ins are accepted as scheduling allows. Services are provided on a sliding fee scale according to income; some services have a small flat fee. Services include, but are not limited to:

Family planning services: Abstinence-based counseling and birth control available.

Prenatal services: Counseling for healthy pregnancy, no income restrictions; referral for income-eligible patients and Presumptive Eligibility Certification for Medical Assistance.

Well-child exams: Regular check-ups for children up to age 21.

W.I.C. Program: Nutrition counseling and food vouchers for pregnant women and children to age five.

Sudden Infant Death and child fatality: Counseling for families.

H.A.N.D.S. Voluntary home visitation for first-time parents. Parenting skills, training and information provided.

Immunizations: Childhood and adult

Cancer screening services: Pap smear-screening for cervical cancer targeting women over 55. Referrals for mammograms with financial assistance if eligible. Breast and cervical cancer treatment if eligible.

Sexually transmitted diseases: Confidential testing and treatment.

HIV/AIDS: Confidential and anonymous HIV testing and counseling.

Cardiovascular disease: Blood pressure and cholesterol screening and education.

Diabetes: Blood sugar testing and monitoring, counseling.

Community Education

Community education programs to increase and support healthy lifestyles. For more information call 564-5559.

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