ONGOING EVENTS IN OSCEOLA COUNTY

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Al-Anon

Open to anyone who has been affected by the disease of alcoholism. Every Saturday at 10 a.m., at the Rebos Clubhouse, 1614 Orange Ave., St. Cloud. Call 407-896-4929.

 

Al-Anon Family Group

A fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who believe their lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. Meets every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., at the First Presbyterian Church, 15 West Church St., Kissimmee.

 

Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families

Meets every Monday at 6 p.m., at New Hope Bible Church, 1730 Vintage St., Kissimmee.  Call Tammy at 321-662-1613 or visit AdultChildren.org.

 

Alcoholics Anonymous

Open to all. Group name: November. Call John at 407-738-5216.

 

Art After Dark in Lake Nona

Visit Lake Nona every Friday night for Art After Dark, featuring art booths, food and wine, and live music.

 

Bingo

Regularly scheduled at Fraternal Order of Eagles (15 W. Darlington Ave., Kissimmee). Two $200 games guaranteed; one $250 jackpot guaranteed. Everyone is welcome. Call 407-846-4990.

 

BVL Neighborhood Watch Coalition

The BVL Neighborhood Watch Coalition meets the second Wednesday of the month. Robert Guevara Community Center, 501 Florida Parkway (BVL); at 6:30 p.m.; 407-201-6333.

 

Celebrate Recovery

A recovery ministry that applies the eight Biblical Recovery Principles (based on the Beatitudes) with a goal to let God work through us in providing His healing power. Open to everyone in the community who experiences pain, brokenness and needs support and encouragement. Some of the hurts, habits and hang-ups that are addressed are: anger, food addiction, co-dependency, grief and loss, abandonment, divorce, self-mutilation, tobacco, all types of abuse, work-alcoholics, bitterness, all addictions, sexual integrity, selfishness, unforgiveness and so much more. Every Friday; Kissimmee Christian Church, 415 N. Main St., Kissimmee, at 6:30 p.m. on the 2nd floor in rooms 206 and 208; 407-847-2543.

 

Cornerstone Hospice Volunteers Needed

Volunteers may provide companionship to patients in their home or nursing facility, honor fellow veterans, help in the office and more. Must attend a training session to volunteer. Contact Mitza Mercado at 407-846-1231.

 

Country Music, Singing and Dancing

Meets every Tuesday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Osceola Council on Aging, 700 Generation Point, Kissimmee. There is no charge, and everyone is welcome. Contact 863-469-2651 or 407-791-9807.

 

Crafty Ladies

Meet at the St. Cloud Community/Senior Center Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. The group knits and crochets lap rugs for veterans. Donations of clean, unused yarn is  needed. Call 407-288-3069.

 

Cribbage

Every Friday from 9 a.m. to noon, at Oak Street Park Community Center, 717 N. Palm Ave., Kissimmee. Games are 25 cents to play. Everyone is welcome.

 

Cribbage on Fridays

The Cribbage Group at Parks and Recreation on Palm Drive welcomes anyone who would like to play — or learn how to play — cribbage. The group meets every Friday from 9 a.m. to noon at the community center. The charge is $.25 for every skunk. Winners can take the half or full pot.

 

Deaf Education Series

In the Deaf Education Series, a sign language interpreter is provided. It’s from 6 to 8 p.m. monthly. It’s at the Hart Memorial Central Library, 211 E. Dakin Ave., Kissimmee. It’s free. Any questions, call 407-742-8888.

 

Democratic Women’s Club of Osceola

Meets the second Tuesday of the month 6:30 p.m. at The Center, 21 W. Monument St., Kissimmee.

 

Democrats of St. Cloud Meeting

Democrats of St. Cloud meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Headquarters of the Osceola County Democrats at 1203 Florida Ave., St. Cloud.  Questions, call 407-414-4487, or visit www.osceolademocrats.com.

 

DivorceCare and DivorceCare For Kids

DivorceCare and DivorceCare for kids (ages 5 to 12). Meets every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Cycle runs through April 3. Families are welcome to join at any time during the cycle. Sessions are held at Poinciana Christian Church (3181 Pleasant Hill Road, Kissimmee). For more information, visit dckissimmee.com.

 

Elks Club Cribbage, Karaoke

Kissimmee Elks Lodge, 1655 Kings Highway, Kissimmee. Every Wednesday 5:30-9 p.m. Open to the public.

 

Food Bank

The Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is now sponsoring an After School Meals Program at Iglesia Principe De Paz, 2204 W. Columbia Ave., Kissimmee.

 

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library, volunteer groups meet at library branches, book sales are held to raise funds for library projects and to promote literacy. Help is always needed from volunteers. Contact ginger40@earthlink.net.

 

Free Tax Preparation & Filing

It’s tax season, and Goodwill Industries of Central Florida is teaming up with United Way to assist thousands of people with preparing and filing basic federal returns. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provides a safe and secure way for individuals making $56,000 or less to file their returns. Each of the 11 Goodwill Job Connection Centers across Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Lake, Brevard and Volusia counties host the VITA program at specific days and times now through April 15. Several important documents will be needed to complete the tax preparation forms.

 

Fun Seekers Travel Club

If you are interested in day, overnight or cruise trips, come join us. The meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Elks Club on Kings Highway, Kissimmee. Coffee and cake is served. Lunch is available at a cost. Membership is $10 per year. For questions, call 407-846-0088.

 

Grief Share

A non-denominational support group for people who have lost a loved one. Good Samaritan Village, 1441 Hoeger Circle, Kissimmee. Every Friday until March 31, 10 a.m.- noon; 407-572-8284.

 

Grief Support Workshop

Meets every Monday of the month from 10 to 11:30 a.m., at VITAS Healthcare (3700 Commerce Blvd. Suite 200, Kissimmee). Everyone is welcome. Note: More times are available. RSVP to 407-705-1006.

 

Jacob Summerlin Camp 1516 Sons of Confederate Veterans

Jacob Summerlin Camp 1516 Sons of Confederate Veterans meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at Fat Boys in St. Cloud. This is a history/ heritage group. Everyone is welcome to attend. Contact jacobsummerlin1516@gmail.com.

 

Hamzy Ketsu-Ka

Learn the ultimate style of self-defense, aikido and savate, for people of all ages. Call 407-870-8477.

 

Kiwanis Club of Kissimmee

Meets the second Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m., at 3 Sisters Speakeasy (226 Broadway, Kissimmee), and the fourth Tuesday of the month at noon, at Red Lobster (4010 U.S. Highway 192, Kissimmee).

 

Kissimmee Lions Club

Meets every first and third Monday (at 3050 Lions Court, Kissimmee). The groups helps others with eyesight, hearing, diabetes or community projects. Dinner is served; new members welcome. For more information, call 407-931-1113.

 

Kissimmee  Women's Club

The Kissimmee Women’s Club meets the first Tuesday of the month, at the KWC Clubhouse, 1616 W. Oak St., Kissimmee, at 1 and 7 p.m. The club is looking for new members, 18 and up! The group also plays cards every Thursday at noon. The card games include drinks and snacks for $5. Call 407-346-2090 for more information.

 

Historical Society Meeting - Narcoossee

Meets every first Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m., at the Narcoossee Community Center, 5354 Rambling Road, Narcoossee. Visit NarcoosseeHistory.org for more information.

 

Let’s Dance Ballroom Club for Seniors

Meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m., at the St. Cloud Community Center, 3101 17th St., St. Cloud. All seniors are invited. A $2 donation is requested for participation. For more information, call 407-361-5535.

 

Mental Illness Support Group

Osceola County group invites the public to a free anonymous self-help support group for people with depression, bi-polar and anxiety disorders along with family and friends. Every Monday. Veteran’s Memorial Library, 810 13th St., St. Cloud; 7-8:30 p.m. For more information, call Pat at 407-593-1997 or Kathy at 407-847-7420.

 

NAR-ANON

A twelve step program for families and friends of addicts. Addiction is a family disease. If someone’s addiction is affecting you, first you must help yourself. Hear others who are going through similar problems, share about how they cope and find recovery. It’s free. HeartCry Chapel, 5225 E Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, St Cloud, FL; Mondays 6:30 p.m.

 

The New England, NY, NJ Club

The New England, NY, NJ Club meets the third Tuesday of each month from November through April. Everyone from these states and their friends are welcome for the potluck lunch and program. Bring a dish to share. Utensils and coffee are provided. St. Cloud Community Center, 3101 17th St., 12:30-2:30 p.m. Call Don at 802-922-6645 for more information.

 

New Start Housing Partners, Inc.

A nonprofit organization with a mission to impact the lives of low-income individuals and families.
The home improvement store and donation center offers gently used furniture, appliances, building materials and more. Hours are Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Sunday. 2340 N. Orange Blossom Trail, Kissimmee.
Call 407-343-1910.

 

Oncology Resources

Providing cancer patients with free wigs and prosthetic undergarments. Visit the Oncology Resource Room at Osceola Regional Medical Center (700 W. Oak St., Kissimmee). Call 407-518-3524 for an appointment.

 

Osceola Community Orchestra

The Orchestra is seeking musicians. Meets every Monday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at St. Cloud Senior Center (3101 17th St., St. Cloud). For more information, email OsceolaOrchestra@gmail.com.

 

Osceola County Democratic Party

The Osceola County Democratic Party meets the fourth Thursday of the month. Calling Osceola County Democrats and like-minded citizens. St. John’s Episcopal Church Hall, 1709 N. John Young Parkway, Kissimmee.  Gather at 6:45 p.m. for socializing followed by our group meeting at 7  p.m. Check our website at www.osceolademocrats.com.

 

Osceola County Republican Executive Committee

Come and meet your fellow Republicans. Meets the first Thursday of each month. Elks Lodge, 1655 Kings Highway, Kissimmee. Meeting begins at 6:30 p.m.  

 

Osceola Federated Republican Women

Meets the fourth Tuesday of every month. Downtown Kissimmee area. Meeting begins at 6:30 pm. Contact Marina Lewis at 207-712-6708 for information. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.

 

Overeater’s Anonymous

Do you overeat, binge, purge or starve yourself? There is hope. We meet every Friday. This is not a diet program. We have no dues or fees. REBOS Clubhouse, 1614 Orange Ave., St. Cloud; 11 a.m. Call 845-325-2031 or visit http://www.oacfi.org/ for local information.

 

Overeater’s Anonymous

Open to anyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. Meetings are conducted in English; some materials are available in Spanish. Meets every Monday at 7 p.m. in main office at 1485 Mill Slough Road, Kissimmee (Casa de Fe y Benedicion).

 

Pinochle Players Needed
Pinochle players are needed at the American Legion in Kissimmee every Wednesday at 1 p.m. Call 407-931-0285.

 

Republican Gun Club of Central Florida

Meets third Tuesday of every month at the Elks Lodge, 1655 Kings Highway, Kissimmee. Eat, meet-and-greets at 5:30 p.m.; the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. Call Vicky Wells at 407-892-8695.

 

The Retired Educators

Retired Educators of Osceola County. Open to educators from anywhere, meets the second Friday of the month Sept-May usually at Barney Veal Senior Center. Contact ginger40@earthlink.net for information.

 

SHINE - Unbiased Medicare Counseling

October through March, there is a counselor on duty at Osceola Council on Aging - first and third Tuesday of the month; St. Cloud Community Center - second and fourth Tuesday of the month; Hart Memorial Library - second Wednesday of the month. All sessions run from 10 a.m. to noon. Call 407- 514-1823.

 

St. Cloud Bridge Club

Every Monday and Friday from noon to 3 p.m., 701 Ohio Ave., St. Cloud. All level and skill bridge players are welcome. Call 407-456-1640.

 

St. Cloud Line Dance Club

Classes for absolute beginners to intermediate levels. Mondays from 2-5 p.m. and Thursdays from 5:30- 9 p.m., at the St. Cloud Community Center, 3101 17th St., St. Cloud. Call John Dutt at 407-744-1700.

 

Support Group for Seniors

A support group for people who suffer with bipolar disorder, depression and PTSD. Meets second Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m., additional sessions may be added due to volume. Call Roseanna Raymond for more information at 407-873-5502.

 

Volunteers are Needed for Therapeutic Riding Center: Healing Touch

Located in St. Cloud, working with special needs children and adults on horseback. Duties include side walking, horse lead, barn, tack and property maintenance, help with fundraisers and more. Ages 14 and up. Retired folks welcome. Call 407-405-7850.

 

ORMC Auxiliary Volunteers Needed

Osceola Regional Medical Center Auxiliary, located on Oak Street in Kissimmee, and composed of men and women over 18, is looking for volunteers. They need help in various positions, including the gift shop. Interested, call the director, Liz Galarza, at 407-518-3907.

 

United We Stand - Central Florida A Republican Club

Join us in learning the U. S. Constitution and meeting area Republicans. Meets the second Wednesday of each month. Celebration Town Hall, 851 Celebration Ave., Celebration; 6:30-7:30 p.m. Letter writing at 6 p.m.

 

Volunteers Needed

Senior Resource Alliance Volunteers are needed to help seniors in the community. Volunteers help with Medicare questions, insurance and possible eligible programs for seniors. For more information, call 407-514-1823.