Bunco

Dates: 4th Monday of each month, beginning Jan 23rd.
Time: 9:30 am – Noon
Location: Main Library, A/B

Come join us for a fun-filled morning of Bunco. As it is played today, Bunco is a social dice game played in teams of four, involving 100% luck and very little skill as there are few decisions to be made. The rules are simple and can be learned in five minutes or less. Beginners and experienced players are welcome. Maximum of 16. For information, contact Joy Anderson at jma82182@aol.com.

Computers, Cameras, and Questing

Dates: 3rd Friday of each month, beginning Jan 20th.
Time: 9:30 am – Noon
Location: Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room

Meetings begin with several videos and images that will stir your imagination. Members receive an email meeting reminder containing the monthly newsletter. A few of the newsletter technology topics are discussed; then we have an extended group Q & A time. It is a great way to reflect on the issues of our day. For additional information, contact Glenn Nettleton at glennet@knology.net.

Hand & Foot

Dates: every Thursday, beginning Jan 5th.
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Main Library, A/B

Everyone, from beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta with us. Instruction and “cheat sheets” will be provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share your rules with us – it’ll be fun to learn new ways to play. For more information contact Marilyn Walker at 1934marilyn@gmail.com or 256-534-7841.

Hiking

Dates: Mondays, Jan 30th to May 1st, & Fridays, Jan 20th to May 5th.
Time: 9:30 am (Monday) & 9:00 am (Friday)

Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hike coordinators, Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin on Monday and Barbara Roberts on Friday. Liability waivers are required to participate. Notification of hiking details is handled via email. Wear sturdy shoes or hiking boots and bring water. Send email to lqhiking@gmail.com to be added to the hiking distribution list. Please note: no dogs at the request of the hikers.

Mah Jongg

Dates: Every Monday, beginning Jan 9th.
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Main Library, A/B

Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Roseann Riedl at rosan.riedl@hotmail.com.

Photography

Dates: 2nd Wednesday of each month, beginning Jan 11th.
Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Location: Bailey Cove Library, A/B

The mission is to facilitate member socialization, building friendships and enjoyment around the pastime of photography. This SIG is a non-competitive environment where we encourage and rely on member participation. Throughout the year we’ll have guest and member photo presentations, plenty of technical tips, an exhibit in the library, and a December potluck. For information, contact Waldy Cuevas at waldyphoto@outlook.com.

Progressive Christianity Explored

Dates: 1st Friday of each month, beginning Jan 6th.
Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Location: Valley United Methodist Church, Drake Avenue

The group discusses Bishop Spong’s newsletters and other aspects of Progressive Christianity. To get additional information, contact Glenn Nettleton at glennet@knology.net.