Community Calendar

Oct. 9 – Oct. 15

Wednesday

BP Rotary meets at 12 noon in the Ratzkeller at Kingsway Retirement Living, 815 W. Main St., BP.

Senior Citizens meet and play cards at 1 p.m. at KingsPath Senior Living, 125 Commerce W. Drive, BP. Anyone over 55 is welcome. (This group met previously at Cardinal Ridge.)

Al-Anon and AA Closed Meetings at 8 p.m. in the  Little Brick School House, 201 S. Chestnut St., BP (kitty korner from St. John Lutheran Church). For more information, call (952) 457-4960.

Scott Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors monthly meeting at 8 p.m. at their office in the Scott County Extension and Conservation Center at the Scott County Fairgrounds in Jordan. For more information, call Shelly at (952) 873-5412.

The Belle Plaine Friends of the Library meet at 6:00 p.m. at the Library.

Thursday

Belle Plaine Knitting Group meets at Kingsway Retirement Living from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room or in the Art Gallery. Open to all ages and skill levels. Knitters and crocheters are welcome.

Sons of the American Legion, American Legion & Auxiliary Mtg. at 7 p.m. at the Vets’ Club.

New Prague Area Toastmasters meet from 7-8 p.m. at the New Prague City Hall, 118 Central Ave. N. Join to develop and enhance your speaking, communication, and leadership skills. For more information, call John at (952) 212-1249.

FRIDAY

AA Closed Meeting at 8 p.m. in the Little Brick School House, 201 S. Chestnut St., BP (kitty korner from St. John Lutheran Church). For more information, call (952) 457-4960.

Steak Fry at the Belle Plaine Vets’ Club, Serving steak or shrimp, from 5:30-8 p.m.

Sunday

AA Closed Meeting at 7 p.m. in the Little Brick School House, 201 S. Chestnut St., BP (kitty korner from St. John Lutheran Church). For more information, call (952) 457-4960.

NA Step-Study closed meeting at 9 a.m. on Sunday mornings in the Little Brick School House, 201 S. Chestnut St., BP (kitty-corner from St. John Lutheran Church).  

MONDAY

Mom’s/Women’s Prayer Group meets from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Call Amy at (952) 484-9100 for details and location.

Belle Plaine School Board meets at 6:00 p.m. at the District 716 Administration Office, 130 S. Willow St., Belle Plaine. This meeting is scheduled as a work session. For more information or if a holiday interferes, call (952) 873-2400 or go online at www.belleplaine.k12.mn.us

Chaska Support Group for Families

NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) sponsors free support groups for families and friends of individuals living with a mental illness. The support groups help families develop better coping skills and find strength through sharing their experiences. A family support group meets in Chaska from 6:30-8:00 p.m., at Chaska Moravian Church, 115 4th Street. For information, call Jan at 612-554-0825 or Sara at 612-770-7466.

Tuesday

NA Meeting on Tuesday (men only) at 7 p.m. in the Little Brick School House, 201 S. Chestnut St., BP (kitty-corner from St. John Lutheran Church).

Minnesota Valley Riders Saddle Club (MVR) monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Neisen’s Corner Bar Rustic Room. Join in planning and participating in area horse related activities.

BP Lions Meeting for general membership at 6:30 p.m. at the Historical Society’s Red Barn Museum on North Chestnut St.

Area Separated and Divorce Support Group meets at St. Wenceslaus Church, lower level, New Prague, 7-8:30 p.m.  Call Mary (952) 873-6781 for more information.

Sportsman’s Club Meeting at the Vets’ Club in Belle Plaine at 7 p.m. For more information, call Albert Koepp (952) 873-2202.

Other Groups

Belle Plaine Run Club is an informal running club for participants who desire to run, socialize, and motivate. For more information and times, call

(952) 486-1903.

Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women Domestic Abuse Support Group offers ongoing support groups for victims of domestic abuse living in Scott and Carver counties.  Weekly meetings are held in each county at convenient locations, and free childcare is provided.  For more information, please call (952) 873-4214.

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