If you suffer from addiction/dysfunctional behaviors (hurts/hang-ups/habits) and would like a safe place to meet with others like you sharing your struggles, strengths and hope with one another to grow closer to God and others, then you are invited to Fairview Church, 1660 Leeville Pike, Lebanon, from 6:30 until 8 p.m., Thursdays. For information, call Sonny at 707-0305 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telephone Pioneers of America has Volume Number 1 and Volume Number 3 cookbooks for sale. All sales benefit the Pioneer Museum in Fiddlers Grove at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center, Lebanon. For information, call 444-3096 or 444-0940.
Lebanon Toastmasters meet every Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Lebanon/Wilson County Chamber of Commerce at 149 Public Square in Lebanon. Visitors are welcome. Toastmasters is an organization dedicated to improving communication and leadership skills. For information, call 444-0126.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Wilson County is in need of volunteers who would like to reach out to those in need in Wilson County. Volunteers must be age 55 or older. If you are interested in participating or partnering with the program, call 443-7606 or 742-1113, ext. 10.
Agape has contracted with Maple Hill church of Christ to provide counseling services in Lebanon. Licensed Clinical Social Worker Diana Crawford will be available at the church building on Mondays from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. She sees children and adults. For information, call 547-4244.
Lebanon Friendship AL-ANON and ALATEEN Family Groups, for family and friends of alcoholics which meets at Our House at 115 North Greenwood Street, is changing the time of meetings to 7 p.m., Sundays and Thursdays, effective Jan. 1, 2012. Contacts are Harriet at 444-2852 and Lynda at 444-8434.
HomeSafe Womens Support Group meets Wednesday evenings. For information, or if you need help with an order of protection for domestic abuse, sexual assault or stalking, contact HomeSafe at 444-8955.
Piecemakers Quilt Club meets on the second Thursday of each month at First United Methodist Church. The Knitting and Prayer Shawl Ministry meets every Wednesday morning at 9:30 a.m. in the Craft Room of the Family Life Center, and Sit n Stitchers meet every Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Craft Room. For more information, call 443-2354 or 444-1182.
Wilson County Landfill will be closed on Saturdays in December, January and February.
City of Lebanon Sanitation Services will not be interrupted during the upcoming Christmas and New Years Day holidays. All regular routes and schedules will continue during this time.
The Sugar Pea Consignment Boutique is the drop-off location for hygiene items such as toothpaste, soap, deodorant, lotions, etc., through Christmas to be given to MorningStar Sanctuary, a local domestic violence shelter. The Sugar Pea is at 14665 Lebanon Road. For more information, call 553-4627.
Unity Church will hold Gospel Singing on Saturday, Dec. 31, New Years Eve at 8 p.m. featuring gospel singers The Proclaimers and other musical guests. Everyone is welcome to attend. Unity Church is led by Pastor Kenneth Bowen and is located at 222 Cainsville Road in Lebanon.
Wilson County Beekeepers will meet Monday, Jan. 2, 2012 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in the West Building at 7 p.m. The program will feature the Pros and Cons of Spring and Winter Splits by Dan Purvis. For more information please call Petra Mitchell at 286-2529.
NSDAR Margaret Gaston Chapter meets at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at the Spain House, First United Methodist Church, Lebanon. Hostesses will be Mary-Margaret Farris, Mildred Gaston, Jane Ferris, Caroline Walker and Anne Donnell.
Joint Economic & Community Development Board Executive Committee will meet at 7:45 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at the JECDB office located at 115 N. Castle Heights Ave., Suite 102, in Lebanon.
will meet at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 8, at Cheekwood in Nashville in Botanic Hall. The program will be a slide show on Gesneriads. For information, contact Julie at Julie.email@example.com or at 364-8459.
will meet in regular session at 5 p.m., Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at the Central Office at 351 Stumpy Lane, Lebanon. All items to be considered for the agenda must be emailed to Rose Ratagick at RatagickR@wcschools.com
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) new volunteer training will begin on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 and will concluded on Thursday, Feb. 9 (Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6 until 9 p.m.). Volunteer advocates are trained and supported to speak in court for the best interests children in Wilson County who are victims of abuse and neglect. Wilson County CASA has provided 59 volunteer advocates to 175 children this year. For information, call 443-2002 or visit www.wilsoncountycasa.org.
Wilson County Beekeepers will be hosting a three-day beginners beekeeping class Jan. 17-19 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center. Space is limited. The cost is $25 per person and $45 per couple. Please contact Petra Mitchell at 286-2529 for questions or to reserve your seat!
Wilson County Right to Life will not meet in December. The next meeting will be at 7 p.m., Jan. 24, 2012, at First Baptist Church, Mt. Juliet. For information, call Trecia Dillingham at 443-5458.
To submit items for the calendar, you can mail them to The Wilson Post, 216 Hartmann Drive, Lebanon, Tenn. 37087, or e-mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Items for the calendar will not be taken over the phone. The Wilson Post reserves the right to reject items deemed not appropriate for the calendar.