For the week beginning Sunday, July 29


July 28, 2001

Al-Anon programs

Al-Anon family group is offering its English- and Spanish-language 12-step program for friends and families of people suffering from alcoholism.

The English-language group meets at 7 p.m. Sundays in the Church of Religious Science at the corner of Sixth Street and Desert Gardens Drive in El Centro; at 7 p.m. Mondays in Holtville Methodist Church at the corner of Seventh and Pine streets; at noon Tuesdays in the Church of Religious Science; at noon Thursdays in Central Baptist Church, 1290 Imperial Ave. in El Centro; at 7 p.m. Fridays in conference room 2 of El Centro Regional Medical Plaza, 1271 Ross Ave.; and at 6 p.m. Saturdays in conference room 3 in the medical plaza.

The Spanish-language group meets at 11 a.m. Mondays in the Calexico Neighborhood House, 506 Fourth St.; at noon Tuesdays in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in El Centro; at 11 a.m. Wednesdays in Calexico Neighborhood House; at noon Thursdays in Our Lady of Guadalupe; and at 11 a.m. Fridays in Calexico Neighborhood House.


Cotton district meeting

The Imperial Valley Cotton Pest Abatement District will have a meeting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Brawley Irrigated Desert Research Station conference room, 4151 Highway 86.

Overeaters meetings

Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the Church of Religious Science in El Centro and at 7 p.m. Thursday in First Southern Baptist Church in Imperial. The public is invited. For more information call Elena at 353-8538.

Eastern Star luncheon

Imperial Valley chapter 276 of the Order of the Eastern Star will have a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday in La Fonda Restaurante, 548 Broadway in El Centro. Members, relatives and friends are invited. For more information call Maybelle Edgar at 352-1639.

FWSC meeting

The Farm Worker Services Coalition of Imperial County will have its monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Calexico One Stop Employment Services building, 301 Heber Ave.

Guest speakers from the Imperial Valley Regional Occupation Program will give a presentation on the following programs: "Project Pride" by Lupita Rodriquez; "Project Trabajo" by Debbie Hayes; "School to Career" by Deborah Harrold and Alex Perrone; and "Project Pace" by Luis Torres.

Community-based organizations, community leaders and members are invited.

For more information call Loli Torres at the state Employment Development Department at 768-7101.

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