Wednesday 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; 7 p.m., 500 S. Wolcott, closed; 7 p.m., 520 CY; 8 p.m., 328-1/2 E. A; 8 p.m., 328 E. A; 8 p.m., 917 N. Beech. Douglas: 7:30 p.m., 628 E. Richards (upstairs in back). Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are open. Casper info: 266-9578; Douglas info: (307) 351-1688.
Al Anon: 7 p.m., 302 E. 2nd St., First Methodist Church.
Narcotics Anonymous: Noon, 500 S. Wolcott, 12-24 Club; 7 p.m., 15th and Melrose, at the church. Web site: http://www.urmrna.org.
TOPS #162, weight loss support, 8:30 a.m., 1868 S. Poplar.
Spaghetti at the Elks
Wednesday Night Special at the Casper Elks Lodge is spaghetti and meatballs with garlic bread. Cost is $7, all you can eat. Children 5 to 12 are $3. Enjoy a dessert for $1. Serving from 6 to 7 p.m., or until gone. Members, significant other and guest accompanied by a member. For more information, call 234-4839. The menu is subject to change. All proceeds go to Elks Charities.
Financial peace starts
Financial Peace University classes will be held at Boyd Avenue Baptist Church, 1930 Boyd Avenue, beginning at 6 p.m. Go to www.fpu.com/1085631 for more information or to register.
For 25 years, Financial Peace University has helped more than 5 million people positively impact their financial future. The nine-lesson digital course walks families and individuals through budgeting, getting out of debt, investing and much more.
A membership for Financial Peace University includes immediate access to online video lessons, financial coaching assistance, digital tools and a one-year subscription to EveryDollar Plus budgeting tool. Also included is access to Legacy Journey and Smart Money Smart Kids courses. Legacy Journey walks families and individuals through what to do once they have control of their finances and helps them navigate their way through building wealth. Smart Money Smart Kids helps parents teach their children to make wise financial decisions.
Go to DaveRamsey.com/FPU for more information.
Compassionate friends host picnic
The Central Wyoming Chapter of the Compassionate Friends, a non-profit self-help support organization for parents who are grieving the death of a child of any age and from any cause, will have its annual family/friends potluck picnic at Edness Kimball Wilkins State Park at 6:30 p.m. Meet at the Cottonwood Shelter. Please bring a dish to share, your own utensils and drinks. After the potluck, attendees will take a walk through the children’s memorial park area, weather permitting. For more information, please call Gail, 235-0702 or Sheila, 237-0735.
Youth hand bell choir in concert
The First United Methodist Church of Casper invites you to hear the Celebration Ringers of First Lutheran Church in Colorado Springs at 7 p.m. A free will offering will be accepted. For information, call 265-1564.
The Celebration Ringers is one of six hand bell choirs at First Lutheran Church, Colorado Springs. The ringers are in grades 9 to 12. Many have been involved in the hand bell program since second grade. At First Lutheran they play for worship services throughout the year and concerts in the community, particularly during the Christmas season. The ringers enjoy playing a variety of music from hymn tune arrangements, to spirituals and secular tunes.
The Celebration Ringers have had the privilege of traveling each summer to a variety of places. They have traveled to California three times over the years. They have traveled in Texas and throughout the Midwest. Last year’s tour took take them through New Mexico and Arizona. Their 2019 tour will have concerts in Wyoming, Utah and Colorado. There are 14 ringers in the group playing on five octaves of hand bells and six octaves of chimes. Along with the bells this year’s concerts will feature piano, voice and percussion. Their director, Joan Kuehn, directs the music program at First Lutheran where she has been on staff since 1988.