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Friday support meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous: 6:30 a.m., 917 N. Beech; 8:30 a.m., 500 S. Wolcott; 10 a.m., 328 E. A; noon, 500 S. Wolcott; 2 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 5:30 p.m., 1124 Elma, Imitate the Image Church; 5:30 p.m., 328 E. A; 8 p.m,. 328 E. A; 8 p.m., 328-1/2 E. A, closed; 8 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 10 p.m., 917 N. Beech. Douglas: 7:30 p.m., 628 E. Richards (upstairs in back). Unless otherwise noted, Casper info: 266-9578; Douglas info: 307-351-1688.

Narcotics Anonymous: Noon, 500 S. Wolcott, 12-24 Club; 6 p.m., 500 S. Wolcott, 12-24 Club; 8:30 p.m., 302 E. 2nd St., Methodist Church. Web site: www.urmrna.org.

Overeaters Anonymous: 10 a.m., 12-24 Club, 500 S. Wolcott. Info: Candace, 359-6225; Rebekah, 320-6779.

Al-Anon Family: Noon, 500 S. Wolcott, Ste. 200, 12-24 Club, all ages welcome. Info: 377-7260 or 258-1444.

International Addictions Program: 7 p.m., Calvary Baptist Church, 1800 S. Conwell. Info: 266-5417.

Three Dog Night tickets on sale

Three Dog Night is coming to the Casper Events Center on Sunday, December 29, 2019. Tickets start at $36.50 and go on sale Friday at 10 a.m.

Legendary music icons Three Dog Night, celebrating nearly five decades, claim some of the most astonishing statistics in popular music.

Tickets available at the SinclairTix Box Office at the Casper Events Center, all SinclairTix outlet locations, online at SinclairTix.com or by phone at 800-442-2256.

Book sales this week

The semi-annual Friends of the Library Bag Sale will be held the first week of June. The Bag Sale will take place on Saturday at the public library from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The shelves are brimming with great items in all areas. Customers are encouraged to come early as there are usually long lines. The children’s section has well stocked shelves to help those kiddos keep reading during the summer. The History and Wyoming and the West sections also have great selections as do the mysteries and novels. The religion section is exceptionally full. Everything including DVDs, games, puzzles and music is included in the sale. A grocery style bag sells for only $3 while a larger reusable bag is only $5. Each bag can hold dozens of books for the thrifty shopper. If you plan to use a larger bag, please bring that with you.

If lines and crowds are difficult for you, there are is another option. The Second Chance Sale will be held on Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets for this event are $10. Only 55 tickets are available. Books will sell at the early sale for regular prices with no item selling for more than $2.

There is truly something for every reader at these sales. The community has generously donated thousands of books and items for these sales. All proceeds promote literacy within the community.

Pain2Praise features space shuttle widow

Pain to Praise! (www.Pain2Praise.com) is a raw and real encounter with the God who sees you and loves you beyond measure, even when it doesn’t feel like it.

The encounter will be held Friday, 6 to 8:30 p.m. (doors open at 5 p.m.,) and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (doors open at 8 a.m.) at the Wolcott Galleria, presented by Deep End Ministries. Tickets are $45 at the door.

Whether you are angry or elated, hurting or healing, struggling or soaring, God wants to meet you exactly where you are with His unconditional love.

This fun and faith-filled weekend, featuring guest speaker Evelyn Husband Thompson (widow of the Space Shuttle Columbia commander), offers deep Biblical teaching, heart-stirring worship, inspiring triumph over tragedy stories, authentic fellowship and powerful prayer.

Annual Nic Fest begins

The annual summer Nic Fest arts festival is held on the grounds of the Nicolaysen Art Museum. Enjoy artisans, live music and many vendors. Admission to the grounds is free. Hours are Friday, 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cinema at the station

The first Cinema at the Station of the summer is at 7 p.m. at David Street Station with Disney’s “Moana.” The event is free. Take blankets or chairs for lounging on the grass.

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Community News Editor

Sally Ann Shurmur arrived at the Star-Tribune to cover sports two weeks after graduating from the University of Wyoming and now serves as community news editor. She was raised in Laramie and is a passionate fan of Cowboys football, food and family.

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