IVKWVA Chapter 102 meeting/ membership information
WHEN 11:30 a.m.
WHERE El Centro Adult Center, 375 S. First St.
INFO Imperial Valley Korean War Veterans Association discussion will include: update and changes on benefits, medical, other veterans-pertinent information. Open to Armed Forces Service veterans. For more information call N.O. Benavidez at 760352-3929.
Friends of NRA annual dinner & auction
WHEN 6 p.m. Feb. 16 (Online deadline is today by 3 p.m.)
WHERE I.V. Swiss Club, 1585 E. Worthington Road, Holtville
INFO Tickets are $60 and includes a great steak dinner. Deadline to purchase tickets online is today by 3 p.m. For more information go to www.friendsofnra. org/ca or call Carolyn Maness at 760-337-3052.
Bingo at American Legion/Auxiliary Bradley Keffer Post 138
WHEN 6 p.m. today, March 1, 15 and 29
WHERE American Legion and Auxiliary Bradley Keffer Post 138, corner of Sixth Street and Cedar Avenue, Holtville
INFO Doors open at 5 p.m. and bingo starts at 6 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
WHEN 9 a.m. to noon
WHERE Community Center, 707 Dool Ave., Calexico
INFO Admission is free. Enjoy a morning of music, karaoke and dance with coffee and pan dulce. For more information call 760768-2176.
Second art show
WHEN Reception starts at 6:29 p.m.
WHERE 111 N. Fifth St., El Centro
INFO The art show is a solo art exhibition from Adrian Lazos titled “Youngmanners.” Join us, there will be live music.
Family Engagement Series #5 — Help Your Child with Reading
WHEN 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE Calipatria Unified School District, board room, 501 W. Main St.
INFO “Help Your Child with Reading” presented by Antonia Mendoza, teacher at Calipatria Unified School District.
There will be nutritional snacks and door prizes. For more information call Maria Nava-Froelich at 760-348-2101.
INFO If you enjoy crocheting or you would like to learn, then this is a club for you. Learn to make blankets, scarves, hats and shawls. Experts and beginners welcome. Free to persons 55 years old and over (Calexico residents only). If you are 54 years old and under, class fee is $5. For more information call 760768-2176.
Free citizenship classes
WHEN 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
WHERE First United Methodist Church, 312 S. Eighth St. (Eighth Street and Olive Avenue), El Centro
INFO Instructor is Cesar Guzman. Anyone interested in getting their citizenship is welcome to come. For more information call 760-352-2942.
WHEN 6 p.m.
WHERE Woman’s Club, 219 E. Sixth St., Holtville
INFO The public is invited to play bunco.
American Heart Assoc. BLS Healthcare Providers certification
WHEN 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
WHERE Villa Lara Apartments (community center), 2371 Myrtle Road (behind Rogers & Rogers Nissan/Toyota dealers), Imperial
INFO Cost is $50. The BLS Healthcare Provider course is designed to provide a wide variety of health care professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The course is intended for certified or non-certified, licensed or non-licensed health care professionals. 2015G AHA BLS handbook is $17. Advance registration is required. For more information call 760-455-3832, visit www.medicfirstaidcpr.com, or look for us on Facebook at https://facebook.com/MedicFirst
WHEN 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (5-12 years old) and from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. (13 years old and older)
WHERE House of Cultural Arts, 230 S. Fifth St., El Centro
INFO Donation is $20 and instructor is Bertha White, 619-623-2472. Registration is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Friday at the House of Cultural Arts. For more information call 760-498-6692.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets
WHEN 6:30 p.m.
WHERE Burn Center on J Street, Imperial
INFO For more information call 760-344-2524.
SAD No More
WHEN 5 p.m.
WHERE I.V. LGBT Resource Center, 1073 Ross Ave., suite D, El Centro
INFO This is a peer-to-peer support group for youth 12 to 19 years of age who are dealing with stress, sadness, anxiety, depression or other emotional issues. For more information call 760-592-4066.
WHEN 6 p.m.
WHERE Camarena Memorial Library, 850 Encinas Ave. in Calexico
INFO Camarena Library is offering an English conversation class for those that would like to practice their English skills. Class is open to the public from 18 years old and older. For more information call the library at 760-768-2170 or visit http://calexicolibrary.org