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"VETERANS DAYFRIDAY, NOV. 10Collection change: Garbage and recycleables usually collected in Oak Harbor on Friday will be collected on Thursday.Pinochle Social: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center. Center closed for all other programs. SATURDAY, NOV. 11Luncheon and ceremony to honor veterans: Noon to 3 p.m. Oak Harbor Elk's Lodge. Guest speaker: Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen. Special guests will be veterans from Seattle Veterans Administration Hospital. $6 for sandwiches and soup. RSVP to 675-7111.SUNDAY, NOV. 12Benefit brunch: 9 a.m. to noon, Oak Harbor Elk's Lodge. All proceeds go to Elk's veteran's programs. Menu includes: scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, gravy, biscuits, hash brown potatoes, fruit, coffee and orange juice. $7 for adults, $3.50 for children 3 to 10 years old; children under 3 eat free.COMMUNITYSUNDAY, NOV. 5Child safety open house: 1-4 p.m., Island County Fire District No. 2 Fire Station 25, 2720 N. Heller Road, Oak Harbor. Children's fire safety house teaches fire escape methods; fire extinguisher demonstration; child car seat inspection, plus free car seats available; free smoke detectors and batteries; and a limited number of free bicycle helmets for children. Refreshments. Call 675-1311. THROUGH NOV. 10Applications taken: For Help House Thanksgiving baskets. Persons who qualify may apply at Help House, 1091 SE Hathaway St., Oak Harbor, during normal working hours. No applications taken by phone. Baskets distributed No. 20-23. To donate call 675-0681.SATURDAY, NOV. 11Saturday in the Sideroom: 2 p.m., Island County Museum, Coupeville. Program on history of Island County medical treatment by Theresa Trebon. She will sign copies of her book, Island County Medical History. Donations accepted to benefit historical society and museum. Call 678-3310.Oak Harbor Police Department Community Advisory Board: 4:15 p.m., police department training room. Call Bob Brown, 675-0948; CAB phone, 675-1572.FRIDAY, NOV. 17Oak Harbor Yard Waste final collection: Yard waste collection will end for the winter. Call Solid Waste Division, 679-5551 ext. 243.Economic Update Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., Oak Harbor Yacht Club. Speaker: Kara Billingsley from program recruitment and development with Washington State University Extended Degree Programs. $10. RSVP to 678-6889.THURSDAY, NOV. 30Grant application deadline: For Coupeville Festival Association grants. Categories for funding are historic preservation, artistic enhancement and community development. For application package write Coupeville Festival Assocation, PO Box 611, Coupeville 98239 or call 678-5116. Applications must be postmarked no later than Nov. 30, 2000 for consideration.DEC. 2, 16 & 17Photos with Santa: 1-4 p.m., Island County Museum, Coupeville. Children, adults and pets welcome. Call 678-3310.FUND-RAISERS THROUGH NOV. 7Tickets available: For Coupeville Lions shopping spree held Nov. 11 at Prairie Center. Winner gets three minutes to shop. Tobacco, liquor and meat excluded; no more than three of any one item may be chosen. Winner will receive $50 of meat, including a turkey. Tickets available from any Coupeville Lion and from Coupeville-area businesses Nov. 3 and 4.FRIDAY, NOV. 10Silent and live auctions: No-host cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at Kasteel Franssen at 6 p.m.; auction at 7 p.m. Items include: pet lovers package; romantic getaway; spring cleaning services; Soroptimist and Venture services such as gift wrapping, cleaning, cooking, catering. Benefits local charities and projects. Presented by Greater Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce, Soroptimist International and Venture Club. $5 per person. Call 675-3755.THROUGH NOV. 29Dollhouse tickets available: For handmade log cabin dollhouse. Mary and Kye Roth made, furnished and donated the house to Daughters of the Pioneers of Washington. Tickets are $1; $5 for six. Available at Island County Museum or from any Daughters of the Pioneers of Washington member. Drawing held Dec. 1. Benefits local chapter and Island County Historical Society.THROUGH DEC. 13Dollhouse tickets available: $1 tickets on sale for handmade dollhouse. Coupeville Lions Club is sponsoring the sale to benefit Central Whidbey Youth Coalition. The dollhouse is made from a Smithsonian Institution kit and measures two feet by three feet by three feet. Tickets available from Lions Club, CWYC board members and local banks and stores. Drawing held at December Lions Club meeting.American Girl doll tickets available: $1 tickets on sale for an American Girl doll and accessories including handmade quilt. Tickets are at Toddler Learning Center, 950 SE Regatta. Drawing held Dec. 13. THROUGH SATURDAY, NOV. 11VFW Buddy Poppies: On sale from local VFW members. Directly benefits needy and disabled American veterans and their families.NOV. 24 THROUGH DEC. 10Wreaths available: From Boy Scout Troop No. 59. 12-inch wreaths are $15; 14-inch wreaths are $20. Call Jenne Jackson, 679-0754.MONDAY, NOV. 27Order deadline: For wreaths, swags, holiday cookie trays and homemade casseroles from United Methodist Church. Call Alice Jensen, 675-2639.SATURDAY, DEC. 9Holiday Home Tour: Annual Christmas home tour will feature historical and contemporary Coupeville homes decorated for the holidays. Tour runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are $15. Call 678-3310.ONGOINGBox tops collected: Coupeville Elementary School is collecting box tops from General Mills products. Bring tops to Coupeville Elementary School lobby.BAZAARSSATURDAY, NOV. 4Oak Harbor Senior Center: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday. More than 15 crafters featured.Concordia Lutheran Ladies Missions: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Concordia Lutheran Church, 590 N. Oak Harbor St. Lunch served. Cookie decorating for children. 675-2548.Oak Harbor Christian School: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., school gym, 675 E. Whidbey Ave. Special kids' room. Call 675-2831.FRIDAY, NOV. 10A night of dazzling desserts: Holiday bazaar preview from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., First Reformed Church. Assortment of desserts for sale. $1 admission. Coffee, cider and cookies will be served. SATURDAY, NOV. 11First Reformed Church: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 250 SW Third Ave. Homemade soup, bread and pie served 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.Assembly of God Church: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 319 SW Third Ave., Oak Harbor. Crafts, gifts, soups and baked goodies.Oak Harbor Yacht Club: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oak Harbor Yacht Club.TUESDAY, NOV. 14Oak Harbor Co-op Preschool: 6-9 p.m., Assembly of God Church, 219 SW Third Ave. Pampered Chef, Party-Lite Candles, Discovery Toys, handmade quilts, baby items, baked goods. SATURDAY, NOV. 18St. Augustine's Catholic Church: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 185 N. Oak Harbor St. Bakery and kitchen basket boutique. Coffee and baked goods.Whidbey Presbyterian Church: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Midway Blvd. and SE 8th Ave. Bake sale, crafts, plants. Lunch served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Oak Harbor Middle School PTA: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oak Harbor Middle School. Lunch, bake sale, raffle, kids craft corner. Terri Neilon 679-5180 or e-mail wings@whidbey.netIOOF Temple: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 721 SE Barrington Dr. Sponsored by Oak Leaf Rebekah Lodge. Benefits high school scholarships. Call Nita Sherwood, 675-2012.Hospital Guild: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Whidbey General Hospital conference rooms. Greenbank Progressive Club: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., clubhouse at Bakken and Poor Roads. MWR Nor'Wester Activity Center: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Many local artists. Kids craft and magic show at 1 p.m. Open to public, call 257-2432.NOV. 26, 27, 28; WEEKENDS THROUGH CHRISTMASBroken Arrow Fund: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., between Animal Hospital and Frontier Village on Midway Blvd. Fund helps people pay for their pet's veterinary bills. Held Call 240-8888.FRIDAY, DEC. 1Oak Harbor First United Methodist Church: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Call 675-2441. Orders for wreaths, swags, holiday cookie trays and homemade casseroles must be placed by Nov. 27. Call Alice Jensen, 675-2639.SATURDAY, DEC. 2Childrens Orthopedic Hospital: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Coupeville High School gym. Call 678-7108.Oak Harbor Elementary School: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., multipurpose room. Call 679-1862.Coupeville Methodist Church: Koffee Klatsch, 9:30 p.m.; bazaar opens at 10 a.m. Lunch served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.BAZAAR VENDORS WANTEDOak Harbor Senior Center: Tables for holiday bazaar Nov. 3 from 6-9 p.m. and Nov. 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Senior Center. Call 679-6620.Oak Harbor Christian School: Some space still open for bazaar Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., school gym, 675 E. Whidbey Ave. Call 675-2831.Oak Harbor Middle School PTA: Holiday bazaar Saturday, Nov. 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 8 X 10 space, $25. Call Terri Neilon 679-5180; wings@whidbey.net. Vendors wanted: Holiday rent-a-table bazaar Nov. 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., IOOF Temple. Sponsored by the Oak Leaf Rebekah Lodge. Call Nita Sherwood, 675-2012.MWR Nor'Wester Activity Center: Holiday bazaar Nov. 18 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Many local artists. Kids craft and magic show at 1 p.m. Open to public, call 257-2432.Broken Arrow Fund: Bazaar 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 26, 27, and 28 and weekends through Christmas. Fund helps people pay for their pet's veterinary bills. Held between Animal Hospital and Frontier Village on Midway Blvd. Call 240-8888.Oak Harbor Elementary School: Craft fair on Dec. 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in school's multipurpose room. Supports school PTA. Call 679-1862.EntertainmentWEDNESDAY, NOV. 15Concert and dessert buffet: No Band is an Island starts playing at 7:30 p.m., Coupeville Recreation Hall. Suggested donation $13 per person includes desserts. Tickets are available at Coupeville Yarns, Island Interiors and Old Town Shop on the Waterfront. NOV. 19 AND 20Auditions: For You Can't Take It with You at 7 p.m. at Whidbey Playhouse, 730 S.E. Midway Blvd., Oak Harbor. The comedy has roles for seven women and 12 men of various ages, from 20s-60s. Special needs include a woman who has had ballet experience and can dance on pointe; a man who can or is willing to learn to play the xylophone; and African-American actors. Scripts may be read at the Playhouse. Rehearsal schedule once the cast has been chosen: First read-through: Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. Regular rehearsals: Sunday through Thursday from 7-10 p.m. starting on Sunday, Nov. 26. Holiday break from Dec. 22 through Jan. 1. The production plays during the month of February 2001.ONGOINGCommunity Concert subscription drive: Season tickets for five fall and winter concerts, sponsored by the Community Concert Association of Whidbey Island, are on sale now. Artists will include Richard Glazier, recitalist and solo pianist; Angela Cheng and the Diaz Trio; the Limelighters; and Proteus 7. All concerts held at Skywarrior Theatre on Whidbey Island Naval Air Station. Individual season tickets cost $45; youth tickets are priced $25; and a family ticket costs $90. Subscriptions include reciprocity with other concert associations in the western United States. Call 675-3658 or 675-2767. CLASSESWEDNESDAY, NOV. 8HIV/AIDS: 5:30-9:30 p.m., Whidbey General Hospital. $20. Call 257-2906; waicarc@whidbey.net. Payment must be received two days prior class.THURSDAY, NOV. 16Global Positioning System class: 7-9 p.m., Anacortes Fidalgo Center, 1701 22nd St., Anacortes. Presented by United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. Call (360) 293-9300.NOV. 16, 17 & 18Babysitting: 6-8:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday. American Red Cross. $30. Call 257-2906; waicarc@whidbey.net. Payment must be received two days prior class. MONDAYSClogging lessons: 6 p.m., old North Whidbey Middle School gym. For ages 8 and up. Classes are every Monday. Call Vanessa Armstrong, 279-9287.MONDAYS AND TUESDAYSAloha Dancers: Polynesian dance classes. Mondays at Nor'Wester Activity Center children from 6-7 p.m., adults from 7-9 p.m. Meets Tuesdays at Youth Center on Regatta. Call 679-6473.THURSDAY, NOV. 30Self-esteem and communication workshop: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hayes Hall, Room 137, Skagit Valley College. Free workshop to build self-esteem and learn how to communicate effectively. Call 675-6656 ext. 5346.WEEKDAYS, DEC. 1-21Turning Point classes: for displaced homemakers to design and begin working toward success. 9 a.m. to noon, Skagit Valley College. Receive college credits; childcare funds available. Call 675-6656 ext. 5346.PARENTSTUESDAY, NOV. 7Class of 2001 Parents: 6:30 p.m., Oak Harbor High School Room 6A. Meets first Tuesday.SCHOOLSNOV. 6, 7 & 8Scholastic Book Fair: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Oak Harbor Elementary School. Sale is of inexpensive paperback books chosen for quality and all age levels. The sale supports the library, by earning credits that allow the school to buy more books. FRIDAY, DEC. 1Scholarship application deadline: For Whidbey Writer's Conference program for high school and college students. Winners will meet March 2-4, 2001, with nationally known authors, editors and agents who will share expertise in writing and marketing fiction, non-fiction, children's, poetry, screenwriting and magazine writing. Call Amber Kizer, (360) 321-8523; writers@whidbey.comKIDSSATURDAY, NOV. 18Family Night: 6:30-9 p.m., Coupeville Elementary School multipurpose room. Free dinner and games for all kids in grades 6, 7, 8, and 9 and their families. Sponsored by Central Whidbey Youth Coalition. Call 240-1322.Camp Fire Boys and Girls Clubs: Start soon on Whidbey Island. Kindergarten through 12th grade. Adult volunteers and parents also needed. Call Robyn Wynn, 678-0234.WEDNESDAYS THROUGH MARCH 28Playgym open: 9:30-11:30 a.m., Bayview Hall, Langley. Indoor winter play for children ages infant to kindergartners and adults. $1 per child per visit. Oct. 4.THROUGH JUNEKids in Action: For ages 3-5 to develop socialization, shape and number recognition, listening, language, coordination. YMCA. $50 per child per month. Monday/Wednesday and Tuesday/Thursday sessions. Both run 9 a.m. to noon.DAILYRoller Barn open: Skate sessions are daily except Fridays from 2-5 p.m. Additional sessions are Wednesdays from 6-9 p.m.; Fridays from 7-11 p.m.; Saturday from 7-10 p.m. Call 240-9273.GARDENTUESDAY, NOV. 14Oak Harbor Garden Club: 10 a.m., IOOF Temple, Barrington Dr. Speakers: Joyce Terreel on Conservation: Protecting Our Beaches; and Preserving Ebey's Landing by a guest from the Nature Conservancy. Lunch will be served. New members welcome. Call 675-9167.WEDNESDAY, NOV. 15Application deadline: For WSU Master Gardener training. Find out how experts raise perfect gardens and team with veteran Master Gardeners in helping the public solve garden problems. Participants receive 66 hours of free training; graduates are required to volunteer a minimum of 85 hours over two years. Sessions held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3:25 p.m., Jan 23-Feb. 27. Training held in Anacortes; carpooling available. For applications, call Judy Sexton, 679-7327 or write Master Gardener Program, PO Box 5000, Coupeville 98239. LIBRARYSATURDAY, NOV. 4Wild West Roundup: Stories and activities for ages 5-12 and preschoolers with adults, 2:30 p.m., Oak Harbor library.MONDAYS, OCT 30-NOV. 27Bedtime Storytime: Stories and songs to end the day. 7 p.m., Oak Harbor Library.TUESDAYS THROUGH DEC. 19Toddler Storytime: Stories, songs and activities for children 18-36 months accompanied by an adult. 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., Oak Harbor Library. Call 675-5115.FRIDAYS THROUGH NOV. 24Preschool storytime: Stories, music and crafts for ages 2-5 with adults. Learn a different word in sign language each week. 10 a.m., Coupeville Library.SATURDAY, NOV. 18The Jungle Book puppet show: By Tears of Joy Puppet Theatre, 2 p.m., Coupeville Elementary School multi-purpose room. For all ages. Part of National Children's Book Week. Sponsored by Sno-Isle Multi-Cultural Fund, Friends of the Coupeville Library and the Coupeville Elementary PTA.THURSDAY, NOV. 30Mystery Book Club: 3 p.m., Oak Harbor Library. Discuss author L.L. Thrasher.FRIDAYS THROUGH NOV. 17Preschool Storytime: Stories, songs, and activities for 3- to 5-year-olds and their grown-ups. Two sessions: 10 and 11 a.m., Oak Harbor Library. No registration required. Call 675-5115.THURSDAY, NOV. 16Friends of the Library: 3 p.m., Hayes Hall, Room 137, Oak Harbor Library. Speaker: Kelly Machel, cookbook author, will discuss her book Month of Meals: Ond Day to a Freezerful of Entrees.THURSDAY, DEC. 21Friends of the Library: Holiday party, 3 p.m, Hayes Hall, Room 137, Oak Harbor Library. Music, food, silent auction. Call 675-5595; e-mail dreskio@webtv.net.HEALTHTUESDAY, NOV. 7Seasonal Affective Disorder/Depression: Learn the signs and remedies. Free workshop from 12:30-1:30 p.m., Hayes Hall, Room 137, Skagit Valley College. Presented by Sarah McMahan. Call (360) 416-7616; e-mail ziomkowski@skagit.ctc.edu.ONGOINGFIRST THURSDAYSHIV/AIDS for Health Care Providers: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Independent education video course meets state requirements for health care providers needing four or seven hours of aids education for licensing purposes. Certificate given at end of class. $20. Call 678-5151.OUTDOORSSATURDAY, NOV. 11Audubon field trip: Half-day trip to Dugualla Bay and north end. Meet 9 a.m., Oak Harbor City Beach. Leader: Sandy Shields, call 675-9585. Bad weather may cancel. Call leader.SATURDAY, NOV. 18Audubon field trip: Half-day trip to Freeland water sites. Meet 9 a.m., Trinity Lutheran Church. Leader: Susan Bennett, call (360) 331-4779. Bad weather may cancel. Call leader.TUESDAY, NOV. 28Audubon field trip: Half-day trip to Penn Cove. Meet at end of Monroe Landing Road. Leader: Don Knoke, call 678--3703. Bad weather may cancel. Call leader.MILITARYTHURSDAY, NOV. 9Disabled American Veterans: 7 p.m., Bldg. No. 13 on Seaplane Base. This is a temporary date change. Call 257-4801.OVER 50MONDAY, NOV. 6The Doctor Is In: Dr. Ron Baldwin of North Whidbey Physicians Clinic will discuss preparing for the cold and flu season. 1:30 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center.WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8Travel potluck: 6-9 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center. Bring ethnic potluck dish and trip idea for 2001. WEDNESDAY, NOV. 15Tax Seminar: 2 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center. Learn how to profit in the decade ahead. Presented by Edward Jones representative Scott Dudley. Seminar is free but seating is limited. Call 679-6620.WEDNESDAY, NOV. 22Deposit deadline: For Dec. 27 trip to see Pacific Northwest Ballet's The Nutcracker in Seattle. Leave the Andrade's at 9 a.m., return 6 or 7 p.m. $55 members; $65 non-members includes ticket and transportation. There are 19 seats. Deposit of $25 due Nov. 22; balance by Dec. 8.THURSDAYSBeginning French clinic: 1-3 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center. Eleven-week class by Joe Croteau, who started French program at South Whidbey High School. $20. Call 679-6620.TUESDAY, NOV. 14, OR DEC. 12MacIntosh Computer Seminar: 1-3 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center. Call 679-6620.SPECIAL INTERESTMONDAYS THROUGH DEC. 19Dandy Handis bowling league: For anyone with a disability. Bowl from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Oak Bowl, 531 SE Midway Blvd. $5 per day covers two games, shoe rental and pizza party Dec. 19. Wheelchair ramp available. Call Peggy Callister, 240-1940 TDD/Voice; e-mail nuts@whidbey.netCLUBSSATURDAY, NOV. 4Old Car Breakfast Club: 9 a.m., Captains Galley, 10 Front St., Coupeville. Share knowledge and skills related to vintage automobiles. Call (360) 331-8225.Beta Sigma Phi: Friendship social for all six chapters. 10 a.m. to noon, St. Stephens Episcopal Church.TUESDAY, NOV. 7Navy League: 11:30 a.m., Whidbey Island Naval Air Station galley. Speaker: Ens. Derrick Hotchkiss, food services officer.WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8Whidbey Audubon south end: 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Freeland. Speaker: biologist Ruth Milner on the impact humnas have on wildlife and how we that effect can be minimized.THURSDAY, NOV. 9Whidbey Audubon north end: 7 p.m., Coupeville High School life sciences room. Speaker: biologist Ruth Milner on the impact humnas have on wildlife and how we that effect can be minimized. THURSDAY, NOV. 9Christian Women's Club: 'Home' for the Holidays 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., CPO Club. $7.50 inclusive. Nursery available. Call 675-5053 or 675-9724.Alpha Beta Master Chapter: 11:30 a.m., Teddy's in Freeland. Meeting follows at home of Dorothy Sofge in Greenbank at 2 p.m. Greenbank Progressive Club: Potluck at 6 p.m., clubhouse on Bakken and Firehouse Roads. Speaker: Ruth Simon on life after death. Call 678-6003.FRIDAY, NOV. 10New York Connection: 6:30 p.m., Kyotos. Anyone born, raised, worked or crossed a bridge into New York is welcome. SATURDAY, NOV. 11American Association of University Women: 9:30 a.m., Fire Station No. 5, 215 E. Race Rd., Coupeville. Program: Eleanor Funk of Anacortes, recipient of the state's first Eleanor Roosevelt Fellowship for teachers. Call 679-5038.SUPPORTMONDAY, NOV. 6National Alliance of Mentally Ill Support Group: 9 a.m., Main Street Office meeting room, 400 N. Main St., Coupeville. For family and friends of people with mental illnesses. TUESDAY, NOV. 7Parkinsons Support Group: 1:30 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center.SATURDAY, NOV. 11Multiple Sclerosis Support Group: 1 p.m., Whidbey General Hospital, conference room A. Call 679-3676 or 679-3620.TUESDAY, NOV. 14La Leche League: 6:45 p.m., Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, NW Second and Heller. Encouragement and information for mothers who wish to breastfeed. Topic: The Normal Course of Breastfeeding. Nursing babies welcome. Call 679-3562, 678-8019 or 679-8362.Hepatitis C Support Group: 7 p.m, Whidbey General Hospital downstairs conference room. Group meets second Tuesdays. Call 678-6095.THURSDAY, OCT. 16La Leche League toddler group: 10:30 a.m., Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, NW Second and Heller. Encouragement and information for mothers who wish to breastfeed. Nursing children welcome. Call 679-3562, 678-8019 or 679-8362.HELPING HANDSSATURDAY, DEC. 2Volunteers needed: To help with Children's Hospital bazaar at Coupeville High School. Opportunites for set up and clean up and fund-raising booths. Call 678-7108.ONGOING SUPPORT GROUPSMONTHLYAutism/PDD Support Group: For parents of children with a diagnosis of autism or diagnosis of pervasive developmental disorder (PDD). Share information about educating our children and supporting each other as parents of children with special needs. Call Laura Evans, 679-1995 or Teresa Champion, 240-8956 (tchamp@oakharbor.net).DAILYDisabled American Veterans: Counseling sessions, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in Building 13 on the Seaplane Base. Disabled parking and access on the side of the building. For veterans, active duty, widows and the spouses of veterans. No appointments necessary. Call 257-4801.Alcoholics Anonymous: For information, call 1-800-219-8416.MONDAYS(TOPS) Take Off Pounds Sensibly: Weight loss support group meets 8:30 a.m. and 6:20 p.m., weigh-ins 4:45-6:10 p.m. IOOF Hall, 721 S.E. Barrington Dr. Call 675-1334 or 678-5658; 675-4866 or 675-3249.Al-Anon and Alateen: For family and friends who are affected by someone's drinking. 7:30 p.m., St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, downstairs classroom, 555 S.E. Regatta Dr., Oak Harbor. Call 679-4943.Overeaters Anonymous: 7 p.m., Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, 1253 N.W. 2nd Ave., Oak Harbor. No weigh ins or dues. Call 678-9358.TUESDAYSDrug and Alcohol Addictions Christian Support Group: 7 p.m., First Baptist Church Annex Room 6, 1780 SE 4th Ave., Oak Harbor. Call 240-8560.SECOND TUESDAYHepatitis C Support Group: 7 p.m., Whidbey General Hospital. Call 678-6095. THIRD TUESDAYSFibromyaliga Support Group: Freeland, 1-3 p.m. Call (360) 321-4705; e-mail FibroFog@Whidbey.com for locations.FOURTH TUESDAYFibromyaliga Support Group: Freeland, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call (360) 321-4705; e-mail FibroFog@Whidbey.com for locations.Compassionate Friends: For families who have experienced the death of a child. 7 p.m., Coupeville Methodist Church. Call 679-9555 or 675-4225.WEDNESDAYDisabled American Veterans: Counseling session at Oak Harbor Senior Center second and fourth Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. Call 679-6622 to schedule an appointment.Narcotics Anonymous: 8 p.m. Knights of Columbus Hall, 3259 N. Goldie Rd., 8 p.m. Call (360) 428-7171.FIRST WEDNESDAYFibromyaliga Support Group: 1 to 3 p.m., Coupeville. Call (360) 321-4705; e-mail FibroFog@Whidbey.com for locations.SECOND WEDNESDAYGirl Scout Totem Council Leaders: 7 p.m., Scout Haven, N.E. 4th St., Oak Harbor. Call 679-2722.Fibromyaliga Support Group: Freeland, 7:15-8:45 p.m. Call (360) 321-4705; e-mail FibroFog@Whidbey.com for locations.THIRD WEDNESDAYYoung Parents Support Group: Teen and early 20s moms meet for activities, parenting information and conversation. 6 p.m., Moving and Grooving. Call 679-4653.THURSDAYCADA Sexual Assault Support Group: For anyone who has ever been sexually assaulted. Led by a trained sexual assault counselor. Meets at CADA Community Resource Center. Call Melissa Handley or Kristin Dingess, 675-CADA (2232).(TOPS) Take Off Pounds Sensibly: Weight loss support group meets 6 p.m., IOOF Hall, 721 S.E. Barrington Dr. Call 675-8378 or 679-4943.FRIDAYWidow Support: Widowed men and women visit,10 a.m. to noon at 5036 50 N.W. St., Room 103, in the Plaza 200 building.FIRST AND THIRD FRIDAYSArt Therapy Support Group: 1 to 3 p.m., Whidbey General Hospital. Creative arts can help people cope with cancer. Call 678-7624.THIRD FRIDAYStroke Support: 2 to 3:30 p.m., Whidbey General Hospital Conference Room A & B. Call 678-7619.FIRST SATURDAYLow Vision Support Group: 1 p.m. at Summerhill, third floor. The group is for people with vision loss due to macular degeneration or other conditions that cause low vision or legal blindness. Group meets the first Saturday of each month. Call Lou Griesinger, 675-7810.THIRD SATURDAYMultiple Sclerosis Support Group: 2 p.m. at Whidbey General Hospital, conference room A. Call 679-3676 or 679-3620.ONGOINGDown Syndrome Parents Association: Call 675-6670. "

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