The Cass County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday, Feb. 9th in the Fellowship Hall of the Methodist Church of Queen City at Marietta and Fourth streets, Queen City, Texas. Raydeen Edwards will speak about the many Black Schools in Cass County prior to the Civil Rights Movement. The meeting will start at noon, with lunch served at 12:30 p.m. and the program will start at 1 pm. As always we will serve a light meal and beverages and the public is always invited. For more information please call 903-796-3081.
Caddo Trace Beekeepers Association will meet Monday, Feb. 13, 2023, in the Agri-Life Building at 1708 Industrial Road in Mount Pleasant. Jesse Wright will have his question/answer session starting at 6:30 p.m., and the meeting will start at 7 p.m. Our February speaker will be Roger Farr. He will be speaking on Nicot Queen Rearing Method and making splits. The public is invited to attend.
Dierksen Hospice Grief Support Group meets 6 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at the 6500 N. Summerhill Road. Call 870-773-4353 or 903-793-6350.
Grief Group meets at 5 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Queen City Funeral Home. Call 903-796-9669.
Hospice of Texarkana/Hospice of Hope offers:
A new Adult Support Group for caregivers and those affected by the death of a loved one or needing emotional support during the pandemic, meets every other Wednesday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Hospice Care Center, 2407 Galleria Oaks Drive, Texarkana, Texas. The first session for this group, lead by Maya Mason, LCSW, is March 3.
Movers and Shakers meets form 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. every Thursday in Central Mall at the tables near Chic-Fil-A.
A men's Widower's Support Group meets from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Hospice Care Center, 2407 Galleria Oaks Drive. Led by H.W. Hall.
An Adult Bereavement Support Group meets from 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. every Saturday at the Hospice Care Center, 2407 Galleria Oaks Drive.
For information on any support group, call 903-794-4263.
MEND (Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death) meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at CHRISTUS St. Michael Rehabilitation Hospital, 2400 St. Michael Drive. For information, email Chelsea Stroud at [email protected] or see M.E.N.D. of Texarkana on Facebook.
Tough Kookie Foundation sponsors a Breast Cancer Support Group, meeting from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the third Sunday of each month at Oak Street Church, 401 Waterall St., Texarkana, Texas. There is a option to meet over Zoom. For information, email [email protected]
Lymphedema Support Group meets from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month in the Outpatient Rehab classroom at 2223 Galleria Oaks Drive. Please call 903-614-4458 for information.
Amputation Support Group meets at 2 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month in the Dogwood Room at CHRISTUS St. Michael Rehabilitation Hospital, Call Mae Tariman at 903-614-4000.
Arklatex Lyme Disease Support Group offers resources and information on tick-borne diseases. Call Annette Sharp at 903-748-9182.
Hear the Ark-La-Tex Autism Parent Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Monday of the month at Therapy Options, 3410 Magnolia St. Call Shasta at 903-490-1186.
Brain Injury Support Group meets at noon the fourth Friday of each month in the Dogwood Room at CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System. Call Elizabeth Dalby at 903-614-4455.
Coping with Breast Cancer Support Group meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at W. Temple Webber Cancer Center. Call 903-614-2675.
Diabetes Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday and 2 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System, Professional Office Building, 2600 St. Michael Drive. Reservations are not required. Call 903-614-2034.
Miller County Parkinson's Support Group and Care Partner Support Group, for patients and caregivers, meets at 2 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Texarkana Recreation Center, No. 1 Legion St., Texarkana, Ark. Call KaSandra Gilbeau at 870-773-2030 or Nancy Bailey at 870-626-3089.
Hempstead County Parkinson's and Caregiver Support Group meets the second Thursday of each Month, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hempstead County Library Community Room, with the first meeting being held Thursday, February 13th. All interested individuals are invited to attend. This group is formed through a partnership of the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas, Inc.; Encompass Health, and the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For more information, call the Area Agency on Aging toll free at 800-272-2127, Ext. 105, or the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging at 870-773-2030.
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Arkansas support group meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Southwest Arkansas Counseling Center, 3005 E. 39th St. Texarkana, Ark. For more information, contact Kim Siebert at [email protected]
Stroke Support Group meets at 3:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month in Dogwood Room, CHRISTUS St. Michael Rehabilitation Hospital. Call 903-614-4459.
Stroke Support Group will meet at noon on the fourth Thursday of every month in the first floor Education Center at Wadley Regional Medical Center. The program is free. To register or for information, call 903-798-8924.
Texarkana Resources for the Disabled Board of Directors meets the third Tuesday bi-monthly at 3015 East 19th St., Texarkana, Ark. For more information, call 870-774-9675.
TexArk Hearing Loss Association of America meets at 2 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month at Southwest Center, Room D. Call 870-330-0449 for information.
Tri-States Fibromyalgia Support Group meets at 6 p.m. the second Monday of the month at CHRISTUS St. Michael fitness center. Call Eleanor Mongold at 870-832-3072.
Veterans Helping Veterans Support Group meets from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Bowie County Courthouse. Admission is free. For information, call Sam Cross at 903-278-8953. Officials advise participants to arrive early as the courthouse doors close at 5 p.m.
TOPS No. 665 meets a 6 p.m. every Thursday at Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital, 545 W. 12th St. For information, call LaRue Shelling at 903-826-4005.
TOPS No. 1324 meets at 10 a.m. Fridays at Williams Memorial United Methodist Church, 4000 Moores Lane, Texarkana, Texas. Call Sue McKin at 903-559-2016.
Weight Watchers holds workshops at Cross Pointe Baptist Church, 3130 University Ave., Texarkana, Texas, Mondays at 6 p.m., Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. and Saturdays at 9 a.m. Check-in is 30 minutes prior to the workshop. Call 1-800-651-6000 for information.
For a complete Self-Help listing, go to texarkanagazette.com.