The Club Calendar is published every Saturday in Faith & Community. Send notices by noon Wednesday to The Journal Times online calendar at and select the Community category; fax to Loreen Mohr at (262) 631-1780; or mail to The Journal Times, 212 4th St., Racine, WI 53403, attention Loreen Mohr. For more information, call (262) 631-1725.


Burlington Lioness Club


Board of directors meeting, 7 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church meeting room, 124 W. Washington Ave., Burlington. Call (262) 539-2531 for more information.

Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Monsignor Anthony Weiler Assembly 1207

7:30 p.m., Knights of Columbus Clubhouse, 2516 Winthrop Ave. For more information, call Jim Sisak, faithful navigator, at (262) 884-9505.

Lighthouse Quilters Guild

Open to quilters of all skill levels, 7 p.m., Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 322 Ohio St. Ami Simms, author of several quilting books and founder of the Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative, will speak. She will entertain members and guests with a humorous lecture and trunk show. There will be a $5 fee for guests not attending her Monday class. For more information, go to

Riverport Chorus of Sweet Adelines International

Rehearsal, 7-10 p.m., Bristol Grade School, 20121 83rd St. (Highway 45, 1 mile south of Highway 50), Bristol. For more information, call Kathy Froeber at (262) 859-2343.


Chocolate City Card Club

Senior card club, 12:30 p.m., Burlington Senior Center, 201 N. Main St., Burlington. Euchre, Pinochle and Sheepshead are played. Pinochle winners on June 18: John Brensinger, first place; Jean Szaradowski, second; and Amy Regula, third. In Euchre, Gladys Bublitz and Ann Berndt had two loners. Mary Lois and Gerry Rossmiller had one loner each. For more information, call (262) 767-9880, or visit the Web at

Dairy Statesmen A Cappella Men’s Chorus

Open guest night, 7-9 p.m., Regency Mall, 5538 Durand Ave. (southeast entrance). Singers are encouraged to stop by, or call Bill Linnenkohl at (262) 498-9955 for more information.

The Glory Singers

Rehearsal, 7 p.m., Community United Methodist Church, 455 S. Jefferson St., Waterford. The group is a non-denominational, community group of people who like to sing the old-time hymns and classic gospel music. All ages and abilities are welcome. The group sings at area senior centers, senior living centers, nursing homes, hospitals, etc. For information, call Verna Acker at (262) 534-3652.

Northside Neighborhood Alliance Neighborhood Watch

6 p.m., Quintanilla COP House, 1140 Geneva St.

Racine Toastmasters Club 481

A learn-by-doing communication and leadership program to build skill and confidence to face an audience of any size, 6-8 p.m., The Meadows Family Restaurant, 10615 Northwestern Ave., Franksville. Call (262) 553-1810 for more information.

Tuesday Noon Optimist Club of Racine

Noon, US Bank lower level, 4701 Washington Ave. For membership information, call Kelly Stinefast at (262) 638-8034.

Women of the Moose Chapter 631

Business meeting, 7 p.m., Racine Moose Family Center, 5530 Middle Road, Caledonia. For more information, call (262) 639-3209.


Belle City Brassworks

Racine’s community brass band rehearses weekly, 7:30 p.m., Atonement Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 2915 Wright Ave. Call Gary King at (262) 634-8006 for more information.

Belle City Toastmasters Club 1477

For people who want to improve their communication skills, 6:45 p.m., Mount Pleasant Village Hall, 8811 Campus Drive, Mount Pleasant. Toastmasters International offers training in speaking, listening and leadership skills. For more information, call Bob Legler at (262) 554-6850.

Business Networking International

7-8:30 a.m., US Bank, 4701 Washington Ave. BNI is a business networking organization that allows one person from each business category to be a member of the individual chapters. For more information, call Kelly Wiedholz at (262) 631-1787.

Caledonia Senior Club

Open to people ages 55 and above, noon-4 p.m., East Side Community Center, 6156 Douglas Ave., Caledonia. Activities include cards, arts and crafts and socializing. Treats are brought in by members each week. The cost to join is $6. Call Candace Wood at (262) 752-1682 for more information.

Dominoes Club

9:30-11:30 a.m., Burlington Senior Center, 201 N. Main St., Burlington. Mexican train dominoes will be played. For more information, call Marian Robers at (262) 763-7679.

Kiwanis Club of Greater Racine

Noon, First United Methodist Church, 745 Main St. Call Jim Dobbs at (262) 681-1720 for more information.

Knit Wits

1-3 p.m., Lutheran Chapel of the Cross, 1426 N. Fancher Road, Mount Pleasant. Open to beginners or those experienced in knitting, crocheting, tatting or jiffy knitter. For more information, call the church at (262) 886-4755, or Sue Luxem at (262) 835-2239.

Lucyniors Senior Citizens Club

11 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Lucy Catholic Church conference room, 3035 Drexel Ave. Cards are played. Call Rich or Barb Tworek at (262) 554-5205 for more information.

Racine County Conservation League

A community-minded organization of active sportsmen and women dedicated to the preservation of our natural resources, 7 p.m., River Bend Nature Center, 3600 N. Green Bay Road, Racine. For more information, call (262) 634-4835.

Racine Explorer Post

Open to young adults ages 14-20, 7-9 p.m., Racine Police Department, 730 Center St. (south side of building). Call Joe Stevens at (262) 619-2402 for more information.

River Bend Book Club

6:30-8:30 p.m., River Bend Nature Center Maine Lodge, 3600 N. Green Bay Road, Caledonia. A work of fiction or nonfiction that helps people examine our relationship to the natural world will be discussed. For more information, call River Bend at (262) 639-1515.

Root River Council

5-8 p.m., Root River Environmental Education Community Center, 1301 W. Sixth St. Free canoe and kayak rentals will be offered. For more information, go to

Rotary Club of Racine

11:45 a.m., YMCA, 725 Lake Ave.

Theory and Practice of Meditation by Science of Spirituality

7-8:30 p.m., Elmwood Spiritual Center, Elmwood Park Administration Building, 3131 Taylor Ave. Meditation is followed by a program addressing various spiritual topics which impact a person’s success in practicing the meditation technique. Call Ragbir Chana at (262) 632-9536 for more information, or visit the Web at


Wednesday Optimist Club of Racine

6:30 p.m., Racine Marriott Hotel, 7111 Washington Ave., Mount Pleasant. For information on club membership, call Jean Hawes at (262) 886-2597.


Agerholm-Gross Detachment No. 346 Marine Corps League

Open to former men and women Marines, Reservists and those on active duty, 7 p.m., Veterans Center, 820 Main St. For more information, call Dave Kramer at (262) 637-5014.

Aviation Explorer Post 218

A co-ed group for ages 14-21 interested in any or all aspects of aviation, 7-9 p.m., EAA Chapter 838 building, 3333 N. Green Bay Road, Racine. Before attending a meeting, call (262) 637-1048, or send email to

Boy Scout Drum & Bugle Corps Troop 203

For boys ages 8-14 interested in performing with a drum and bugle corps, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Flatiron Village Mall, 1661 Douglas Ave. For more information, call Bruce Chaffee at (262) 886-9239.

Helping Businesses Build Assets of Racine

A business collaboration group that focuses on creating business opportunities through effective networking, continued education, promotional opportunities and strategic partnership, 7-8:15 a.m., St. Mesrob Armenian Church, 4605 Erie St. For more information, call Charlie Roy at (262) 633-2687.

Kiwanis Club of Racine

Noon, Sealed Air Y Branch, 8501 Campus Drive, Mount Pleasant. For membership information, call Dave Voss at (262) 880-9640.

New Day Drum and Bugle Corps

Rehearsal, 6:30-9 p.m., 1526 Washington Ave. (use rear entrance). Open to youth ages 10-21. Call (262) 637-5516 for more information.

OPUS 2000 Chorus Sweet Adelines International

Open to women to like to sing, rehearsal, 7-9:30 p.m., Yorkville Elementary School, 18621 Washington Ave., Yorkville. For more information, call Kristine Hincz at (262) 553-9106.

RAMAC Networking Alliance


7:30 a.m., Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce, 300 Fifth St. For more information, call Brett Beaulieu at (262) 898-6616.

Racine Chess Club

6:30-10 p.m., Dr. John Bryant Community Center, 601 21st St. Events start at 7 p.m. Beginners welcome. For more information, call Scott Schneider at (262) 633-1870, or John Oberg at (262) 633-0839.

Racine Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol

An auxiliary of the United States Air Force promoting education in aerospace, leadership development in youth and training in emergency operations, 6:30 p.m., National Guard Armory, 700 24th St. For more information, call Lt. Kathleen Dugas at (262) 752-9889.

Toastmaster Sunburst Club

An international organization dedicated to helping individuals improve their speaking and presentation skills, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Mount Pleasant Village Hall, 8811 Campus Drive, Mount Pleasant. For more information, call Michele Jones at (262) 930-8803 or Ed Burnett at (262) 551-8900, or go to

Racine Rising Stars Networking

A professional business networking organization, 8 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 4901 Washington Ave. There is no charge to visit. Membership dues are $50 per year. For more information, go to


Belle City Home Brewers and Vintners

7 p.m., D.P. Wigley lower level, 234 Wisconsin Ave. The club’s goals are to educate, promote and enjoy the making of beers, wines and meads. For more information, call John Skantz, president, at (262) 681-5517, or visit the Web at

Friday Optimist Club

7 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 4915 Washington Ave.

RAMAC Referral Group

Members meet weekly for intensive networking and referral production, 7:30 a.m., Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce, 300 Fifth St. Call RAMAC at (262) 634-1931 for more information.

Rotary Club of Racine Founders

Changing of the guard, 7 a.m., Racine Country Club, 2801 Northwestern Ave.

Welcome Wagon Club of Racine

Drop-in coffee social, 9-11 a.m., Out of the Pan, 550 State St.

Welcome Wagon is an organization for women who want to meet friends. Some activities include twice monthly bridge, out-to-lunch gatherings, potluck lunches, movie outings, book club, civic projects, mah jongg, Scrabble and Bunco. Membership meetings are on the first Wednesday. For more information, call Dawn Anich at (262) 681-8459.


Bridge Club

Each week three ACBL-sanctioned duplicate bridge games are played in Racine — at 12:15 p.m. Monday, 7 p.m. Tuesday and 12:15 p.m. Friday at Paradise West, 6501 Washington Ave. All games are open to the public and non-smoking. For more information or to help in arranging partners, call Norm Heinitz at (262) 633-3438, or Henry Kensler at (262) 652-6173. Recent winners are:

June 10: North/South — Bob and Sue Gentz, first place; George Urquhart-Mary Ann Heinitz, second; and Marilyn Wescott-Harold Dwiggins, third. East/West — Bill Erickson-Emmanuel Vuvunas, first place; Sharon Gierahn-Jennifer Musson, second; and Lee Petzold-Paul Dorsey, third.

June 11: Emmanuel Vuvunas-Norman Heinitz, first place; George Urquhart-Bob Gentz and Jennifer Musson-Tami Krempel, tie for second; and Judy Leslie-Ellen Easley, third.

June 14: North/South — Joanne Rattan-Grace Nelson, first place; Marilyn Wescott-Barbara Myers, second; and Dick Arneson-George Urquhart, third. East/West — Anna Rindfleisch-Jennifer Musson, first place; Emmanuel Vuvunas-Bill Erickson, second; and Ellen Easley-Judy Leslie, third.

82nd Airborne Association Southern Wisconsin All Airborne Chapter

Saturday, June 29 — Open to all Airborne-qualified veterans, breakfast, 9 a.m., and meeting, 10 a.m., Castlewood Restaurant, 2811 Wisconsin St., Sturtevant. For more information, call Nick Pulera at (262) 656-1193, or Frank Bogyos at (262) 763-6269.

KR Bike Club

Free club rides are held weekly. For ride details, go to

Party Bridge Club

Monday and Friday — 9 a.m.-noon, Burlington Senior Center, 201 N. Main St., Burlington. Recent winners are:

June 14: Peg Hamilton, first place; Bob Spaight, second; and Wayne Carriveau, third.

June 17: Karen Harris, first place; Betty Voss, second; and Jerry Gamm, third.

To join the club as a regular or substitute player or for more information, contact Dean Fleming at the Burlington Senior Center at (262) 767-9880.


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