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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 162

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Saturday, December 6, 1997
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10D THE PALM BEACH POST SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6. 1997 N NORTH PALM BEACH COUNTY LIVING Just for seniors Groups help women with endometriosis 44- HERE TO TURN Heritage Writing Competition, 4o?" seniors 50 years plus, who will write a story or poem that reflects their Jewish heritage. The competition is open for both amateur and professional writers. Cost: $7 members, $10 non-members, Submission deadline is February . 18, 1998. Up to four entries may be? submitted. Call 852-3258 for more.-,' information. Town of Jupiter Department of Parks -and Recreation Activities 210 Miltary Trail, Jupiter. Call 746-5134 'i Ext. 310. Fit and Fun Exercise Classes tot) Senior, 8:30-9:30 a.m. Tuesdays --and Thursdays. Fee: $2.50 per t class. ,A-i Ms. Florida Senior America Pageant is now accepting applications fcr Pageant to be held March 21, 1998. Ladies 60 years or over are invited to participate. It is a search for the gracious lady who best exemplifies the dignity, maturity and inner beauty of Senior Americans. Winner will receive all-expense paid trip to the national Ms. Senior America Pageant next fall at the Grand Casino Hotel in Biloxi, Miss. Call (8 1 3) 633-4339 for more . information. The Adolph and Rose Levis Jewish Community Center, 9801 Donna Klein Blvd., Boca Raton presents the Sylvia Wolens Jewish your food dollars, and every participant gives something back to the community in the form of volunteer service. Call CenterLine at 930-1234 for the church host site near ayou. Where to Turn is provided by Center for Information and Crisis Services. It is not intended to be an all-inclusive directory of community resources, and it is recognized that in some given instances more than one agency provides assistance for a given problem. If you want to know more about where to turn for help with a particular need, or know someone else By LINDA STURGILL Special to The Palm Beach Post Question: I recently moved to Palm Beach County and would like to continue attending support groups for women suffering with endometriosis. Are there any locally? A nswer: The Endometriosis Research Center has several groups that meet throughout Palm Beach and Broward counties. A West Palm Beach group meets the second Tuesday of the month at 7:15 p.m. at St. Mary's Medical Center in the Birthing Room Lounge. Call Mabel at (561) 683-3258 for information. There is also a group that meets in Boca Raton the third often find that by the end of the month my food money allotment is basically nil. It's usually peanut butter and jelly for all of us. I've heard of a program that will allow me to trade money for a bag of groceries that contains nutritious foods. Can you tell me how I can contact this program? A: The program you speak of is called SHARE Tropical Florida. Participants exchange $14.50 in cash or food stamps and two hours of volunteer service each month for a food package that is worth between $25 and $35. Food items vary but always include frozen meats, fresh vegetables and fruits and dry goods. SHARE is a way to stretch ZOST PETS T J WUOLS Professional Nail Care Si imrisintf Prices ft Oi iflliiv TOM D Full Set Fills 25 OFF 20 OFF Free Soak-Off Reg15 Reg. "20 Our NEW Whirlpool C7 J JOHN Pedicure Manicure t 20 OFF 20 OFF Reg.MSwspa'lS Reg. "10 Live Oak Plaza, 9339 Alt A1A 13 i Palm Beach Gardens 882-9088 .. . JJ ' y r' "O rrf vf ..SI v w -i Foot Spas make your Pedicure more enjoyable! RICHARD RD 8 NOflTHLAKE BLVD following is a partial list of the held at the Safe Harbor Animal Clinic, 185 E. Indiantown Road, Jupiter. lost pet is not on the list, come to office and file a report. information call 747-1598. Kevin OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK Mon.-Sat. 9-8pm Sun. PrtctsvaMwHh coupon only. Ejplrts I2 2197 Oakbwok Square mix, female, 6 months old. mix, female, 2 months old. mix, male, 2 months old. mix, female, 2 months old. mix, female, 2 months old. who does, call CenterLine at 930- 1234. At the library Lake Park Public Library, 529 Park Ave. Hours: 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. Call 848-6070. Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m Tuesdays. Tequesta Branch Library, 461 Old Dixie Higiiway North, Tequesta. Call 746-5970, Pre-registration required. Story Hours offered, ages 2-6. Dec. 8, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., Winter Storytime Registration. Sessions begin on Jan. 5 and continue for eight weeks.Theme is "Up, UP, and Away!" Dec. 10, 1 1 a.m. and Dec. 11, 9:30 a.m., will present Frosty the Snowman for children ages 3 and up. Dec. 18, 3:30 p.m. Time to Celebrate with TQB Trio for some musical merriment for children ages 3-8. BUSINESS SHIRTS With $12 of dry cleaning, on hangers. EAGU&AfSDS Not valid with other offers. Open M-F 77 'Sot 9-5 1963 PGA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens Just east of PGA Bridge 775-9894 966 Northlake Blvd., Lake Park Next to Shamrock Jewelers 882-0375 I l 1 IV X0 striped, neutered male, 2 years old. female, 1 2 years old. female, 2 years old. female, 2 years old. Photo courttsy of tht Sale Harbor Animal Riscuo and Clinic in Jupiter. This 12-week-old, tiger striped, female cat named Cecillia needs a home. If you are interested in this pet or would like to inquire about others, go to the Safe Harbor Animal Rescue and Clinic at 185 E. Indiantown Road, No. 214, Jupiter, or call 747-0260. .Holiday Bio Band i m ... . uene iTiaius vrrcnesi ra Today, December 6th 2pm Seating Available for first 200 People Complimentary Admission and Refreshments Featuring 16-piece orchestra playing your Big Band Favorites On the Corner of PGA Boulevard and US Highway One, North Palm Beach Ottkhrook Square Merchant 's Association Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. Contact Michelle at (561) 988-0767 for information. A group meets in southern Broward County on the fourth Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Memorial West's Women's Pavilion. Contact Catherine at (954) 252-9420. The group also has a toll-free line: (800) 239-7280. Q: I'm on a fixed income and strict monthly budget. I am a single mom with two children and DOGS Boxer Dobie Dobie Dobie Dobie CATS Support groups first "Sharing and Caring" support meeting, Oct 15, 7 p.m. at St. Mary's Hospital, West Palm Beach in the Birthing Room. Another meeting will be scheduled for Oct 28. Furture meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of each month. Contact Mabel at 683-3258 or 988-7280. EPILEPSY Epilepsy Association of the Palm Beaches, 5730 Corporate Way, West Palm Beach. Adult Support Group meets fourth Wednesdays at Delray Community Hospital, 6 to 7 p.m. Call 478-6515. FIBROMYALGIA Fibromyalgia SupportStudy Group meets First and Third Saturday, 10 a.m. at Comprehensive Rehab, Inc. Gulfstream Mall, 3629 S. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach: 731-5094 and Second and Third Saturday, 10 a.m., Lake Worth Rehab. Assoc., 7 1 73 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth: 357-0010. HEART DISEASE Heart Associates of Palm Beach County Support Group, with speaker Stuart A. Baine, M.D., meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month, 6:30 p.m. in the Administrative Conference Room at Pinecrest Rehabilitation Hospital. Call 997-8788. Heart to Heart: Support Group for cardiac patients and their families. Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. Call Cardiac Rehab at 694-7 126 or Mary Jo at 694-7 197. LUNG DISEASES Breathe Easy Club: American Lung Association office, 2701 N. Australian Ave., West Palm Beach. Second Wednesday each month, 10 a.m. to noon. Call Lil Stone 659-7644. Pulmonary Support Group: North Broward Medical Center, 210 E. Sample Road, Pompano Beach. Third Thursday of every month, 2:30 p.m., (954) 786-6875. LUPUS Lupus Foundation of America, Southeast Florida Chapter offers support groups in Jupiter, Boynton Beach, Port Saint Lucie, and West Palm Beach. Meetings are ongoing each month. Call 1800-339-0586 for more information. MENTAL HEALTH Alliance for the Mentally III of Palm Beach County, 400 S. Dixie Highway, Suites 15 and 16, Lake Worth. Support groups for severe mental illnesses. Call Harold Friedman at 588-3477. Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County, 909 Fern St., West Palm Beach. Mental health information and referral service, support groups. 832-3755 or 276-3581. MISCELLANEOUS SUPPORT GROUPS Boca Raton Community Hospital offers various types of support groups. Call 393-4 1 1 1 for more information. Caregivers Support Group, for individuals who take care of relatives who have Alzheimer's. Group meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month, 1 p.m. at Heritage Park East, 5858 Heritage Park Way in Delray Beach. Call David Matzaat 496-1414. Caregivers Support Group: Thursdays, 10-1 1:30 a.m. at Schaffer Adult Day Health Care Center at the Morse Geriatric Center, 4847 Fred Gladstone Drive in West Palm Beach; fd at the The animals being Rescue and No. 214, If your Safe Harbor's For more Tiger Black, Calico, Calico, HUM Schaffer Center at Cresthaven East, 5100 Cresthaven Blvd. in Lake Worth. Call 687-5790. Child SurvivorsHidden Children of the Holoaust of Palm Beach County, meets first Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. at the JCRCJCC, 9901 Donna Klein Blvd., Boca Raton. Call Dr. Pierre E. Chanover at 391-3512. C.O.D.A. Anonymous meetings held on Thursdays, 10 a.m. at St. Rita's Parish Center in Wellington. Call Hilda at 793-3355. (CoDa) Co-Dependents Anonymous, a fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships, share and support eachother in self-discovery - learning to love the self. Group meets Wednesdays at 12 p.m. at 4623 Forest Hill Blvd., Suite 109-4 in West Palm Beach. Call Beverlee at 641-0351. Family Support Group for patients, family and friends dealing with leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and multiple myeloma. Sponsored by the Palm Beach Chapter of the Leukemia Society of America. Call 478-8550. For Men Only Men's Group: Thursdays, 6:30-8 p.m. at the Education Center at Boca Raton Community Hospital. Reservations required. Cost: $30 per week if prepaid, or $35 at the door. Call LifeLeam Group, Inc. at 487-9970. Boca Lesbian Rap Group, meets every Tuesday, 7:30-9 p.m, at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2601 St. Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton. Call 368-6051. MADD, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, support group for injured and bereaved victims of drunk driving accidents. Meets every second Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. at the Counseling Center of the Palm Beaches, 303 Gardenia Street, Suite 4, West Palm Beach. For more information, call (561) DIGESTIVE DISORDERS Crohn's and Colitis Foundation support group meets at 7:30 p.m., the third Wednesday of every month at Columbia Hospital in the Cafeteria, 45th Street and Congress Avenue in West Palm Beach. Call 683-3414 or 391-2929. DISABLED Parent to-Parent of Palm Beach County: A support group for parents of children with developmental disabilities and special needs. Call Jackie Rubenstein at 367-1608 or 863-3310. DIVORCEDFAILED RELATIONSHIPS D.A.S.H. (Divorced And Separated Help, Inc.): self-help group serving the separated and divorced, offering small group discussions, . guest speakers, weekly co-ed social activities, and support by other members. Meetings held Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 451-2312 for more information. Genesis.. .A New Beginning, offers workshops on grieving process, coping skills, and rebuilding for the recently divorced, Sundays, 2-5:30 p.m. Cost: $32, includes materials. Support groups also available for divorced singles, Monday and Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. For registration contact Elaine at 790-6225. Divorce Recovery Group, 1 18 E. Atlantic Blvd. Suite E-l, Delray Beach, offers different support groups for individuals going through divorce, or have gone through or individuals living a single life. Call Cathy Applegate, Ph. D ARNP, C.S., P.A. 265-4800. Divorce Recovery Group: 7 p.m., first and third Mondays. Singles Support Group:7 p.m. second and fourth Mondays. Senior Singles Support Group: 10 a.m., first and third Tuesday. Divorce Recovery Support Group, at Congregational Church, 251 SW 4 Ave., Boca Raton. Initial meeting, Dec. 2. Babysitting is provided. Call 395-9255. EATING DISORDERS Eating Disorders Support Group: A Christ centered support group sponsored by the Lutheran Church of Holy Cross, Tuesdays, 6-7:30 p.m. Call Laura at 434-7038 for more information. Eating Disorders Program, meets every Tuesday night from 7:30 8:30 p.m. includes indiviual and group counceling as well as comprehensive assessment services. Call 479-0501 for more details. Eating Disorders Support Group, sponsored by the Mental Heaitn Association. Meets every first and third Thursday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m. at 2700 PGA Blvd., Suite 101 in Palm Beach Gardens. Call 624-3515. Food Addicts Anonymous: treats sugar, flour and wheat as a substance that can be abused and uses the 12 Step recovery program to change the way you act, think, and feel about food. Meetings available in West Palm Beach and Home Offices Custom Designed Around Your Computer " '- ALL MERCHANDISE REDUCED TO Authentic Hand Knotted Oriental Rugs Directly Imported from India, Pakistan, China and Turkey. Our Collection is Composed of Rugs Noteworthy for their Artistic Integrity and High Decorative Impact to Enhance the Beauty of Your Place. 1 Receive an Additional Discount with this ad. k zzz. -"hnitw: - International Rn Gallery 103 U.S. Hwy. One, AS & A6 Jupiter, S.E. Corner of Indiantown Road & US Hwy.l & 1-95 ex 59A (Located in Jupiter Square Plaza, next to Outback Steak House) (561)575-4258 Delray Beach. Call 967-3871 for more information. Overeaters Annonymous meetings .' daily in various locations in Palm ' Beach County. For more information call 820-9242. ENDOMETRIOSIS The Endometriosis Center will hold Personal Checks Accepted. Hours: Mon. - Sat 10-8 -Sun. 10-6 i

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