January 19 & January 23 •Current classes at The Refuge: Connect Monday from 1-2 p.m. Parenting Thursdays at 5 p.m. Parenting Boys Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Sunshine to Shadows on Thursdays from 1-2:30 p.m.
January 19 & January 24 •Moms Day Out at First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Main St. in Pleasanton, every Tuesday & Thursday. Gives moms that much needed time to run errands or just relax, while children socialize, play & learn with other children their age in a loving environment, Time has changed to 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is for ages 2-4. For details call Marcela Planchet at 569-2939, Mandy Macklin at 200-7882, or Jamie Jordan at 569-2880. •Pleasanton Group N/A meetings at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 914 Ohio St. in Pleasanton. Call 210-381-8770.
January 20 •Masquerade Experience the Frenzy! $5 Jewelry & Accessories Sale on Friday, Jan. 20 from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. at South Texas Regional Lobby. Cash, checks & credit cards accepted. Sponsored by Atascosa Auxiliary Association. •Interested in having less government interference & control in your life, more control over the money you earn with less taxation & getting back to the U.S. Constitution to government by the people, come join Republicans for coffee & conversation Friday, Jan. 20 at 10 a.m. at Pirate’s Cove, 15056 Main St. in Lytle. All are welcome.
January 21 & January 24 •Pleasanton Group Alcoholics Anonymous group meets every Tuesday at 8:15 p.m. (open discussion, non-smoking) and Saturday at 10 a.m. (non-smoking, open discussion). Meetings at 914 Ohio St. in Pleasanton.
January 23 •Jourdanton Alcoholic Anonymous group meets each Monday at 7:30 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 1608 Campbell Ave. in Jourdanton. If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop drinking, they have an answer. Help is free. For details call John at 769-4392.
January 24 •Current classes at The Refuge: Anger Management every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. •Pleasanton Group Al-Anon, relatives & friends of alcoholics, meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. (non-smoking). Meetings at 914 Ohio St. in Pleasanton. •Veterans Peer to Peer Support Group to meet at Cancun Mexican Restaurant, 1411 Jiffy Blvd. in Jourdanton. from 6-8 p.m. Next meeting Jan. 24. Meetings are usually every other Tuesday. Dinner provided to all veterans attending. Group is about healing & process of mutual support & learning. Program supports fellow veterans & their family members. Call Nita Murillo at 830-391-5117 for details.
January 28 •St. Andrew’s Knights of Columbus Free-Throw Contest, Saturday, Jan. 28, at 9 a.m. at Pleasanton Primary Gym. Boys & girls ages 10-14 invited to annual contest. Children will compete against others their age & sex. First place winners go on to district competition. Bring birth certificate to register; parents must attend registration. Call Joey Moczygemba for details at 830-570-2898.
January 29 •St. Andrew’s Knight of Columbus to sponsor Ray Rodriguez Benefit. Sunday, Jan. 29 at St. Andrew’s Hall. Roast beef plates to go or dine in. Proceeds for cancer treatment expenses. Call Joey Moczygemba at
830-570-2898 or Deacon Bennie Garcia at 569-3356.