Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group will meet on Thursday, Sept. 22 from 11 a.m. to noon at Summerfield Suites Assisted Living Facility, 17421 SE 109th Terrace Road, Summerfield. Onsite respite care available. Call 352-873-7400, ext. 1201 to RSVP.
The College of Central Florida will host a seminar on technology trends for 2016 Wednesday, March 2, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road.
The guest speaker is Corinne Hoisington, professor of Information Systems Technology at Central Virginia Community College.
Whether we like it or not, crime affects everyone. Whatever the crime, there are at least two victims. The first is the person(s) who suffers the loss or injury. The second victim is the community.
Metro Crime Prevention of Florida Safety Programs are designed to help citizens take back control over their lives and to stop living in fear. They show us how to restore our personal and civic freedoms and re-unite us as a community.
The Freedom Library Chess Club will meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 2. The library is at 5870 SW 95th St., Ocala. All players are welcome! Call 873-2276 for information.
Citizens Academy signup set
This year, consider making a resolution to learn more about the community in which you live, work and play by joining Marion County’s 2016 Citizens Academy. Registration opens Jan. 2, and space fills up quickly.
Le Cercle Des Amis Français meets on the third Friday of every month from 11 a.m. to noon at Marion County Sheriff’s Office Community Conference Room located at 9048 Highway 200, about ¼ mile from Walmart.
The club promotes all things French: language, culture and fun. You do not have to be a fluent speaker to join the group.
The next meeting will be on Dec. 18 at 11 a.m.
Guests are welcome at any meeting. Call Marie McNeil at 352-854-7397 for more information.
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church
After welcoming in the New Year, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church invites you to come and enjoy a pancakes, eggs and sausage breakfast on Saturday, Jan. 2, from 8 to 11 a.m. This is a great way to meet community members and get to know Our Redeemer. A $5 donation will be appreciated.
The Ralph J Green American Legion Post 354 will hold its monthly meeting on June 15 at 1 p.m. in the community room of the Sheriff’s Brian Litz Building, 9048 SW State Road 200. Try to arrive early to enjoy light refreshments and comradeship with fellow veterans. For more information, telephone Commander Jerry Cassatt at 352-322-5966.
The Friends of the Library will hold their quarterly book sale at the Library Headquarters, Silver Springs Boulevard just east of 25th Avenue East, on Saturday, May 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in meeting rooms A, B and C.
Paperbacks are 25 cents and hardbacks are 50 cents. The public is invited.
Yoga in Sholom Park
Christ’s Church of Marion County
Thursday, April 30: Praise and Prayer Group, 9 a.m.
Friday, May 1: Soup Kitchen, 11:30 a.m.
Sunday, May 3: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m., Worship Service, 10:30 a.m. Pack the Pantry Sunday.
Tuesday, May 5: Women’s Crafts and Fellowship, 9 a.m.
Thursday, May 7: Praise and Prayer Group, 9 a.m.
Christ’s Church of Marion County, 6768 SW 80th St. (off State Road 200), Ocala, 352-861-6182 or http://www.ccomc.org/.