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Today

AA meeting: 10 to 11:30 a.m., St. Mary’s Church, 31 Shirley St., Ayer.

AA meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m., United Methodist Church, Mill Street, Pepperell.

Friday Free Lectures on various health issues, weekly at noon, The Natural Market, 148 Main St., Groton. For topics, call (978) 448-5075.

AL-ANON Literature Study Group: Weekly, 10:30 a.m. to noon, St. Anne’s Church (enter rear basement), King Street, Littleton. Call (978) 448-5002.

Saturday

AA meeting: 7 p.m., Conference Room B, Nashoba Valley Medical Center, 200 Groton Road, Ayer.

Rummage Sale to benefit American Red Cross, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Church in Ayer, sponsored by the Family Partnership Center of Ayer, Shirley and Devens. Shoppers in the final 30 minutes of the sale are invited to fill a bag of clothing for a buck. For information call (978) 772-8600, ext. 452.

Open House: At Nashoba Valley Medical Center, 200 Groton Rd., Ayer, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., by the Friends of Nashoba Valley Medical Center.

Sunday

AL-ANON women’s group meets Sundays, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Founders Room of Nashoba Valley Medical Center, Ayer. For more information call (978) 772-5531.

AA meeting: 9 to 10:30 a.m., K of C, 19 Jersey Street, Pepperell.

AA meeting: 7:30 p.m., United Church, Lancaster and Harvard roads, Shirley.

Adult Children of Alcoholics support group: Weekly, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Emerson Hospital Health Center, Route 110 (133 Littleton Road), Concord. Call (978) 448-5002 for more information.

Monday

AA meeting: 10 a.m., Center House, 194 Center Rd., Shirley.

AA meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m., Church of the Holy Spirit, 1 Tucker St., Pepperell.

AA meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m., Senior Center, 173 Main St., West Groton.

Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis support group: Weekly, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Emerson Hospital, Concord. Call (781) 449-0324, ext. 11, for more information.

AL-ANON: 12-Step, weekly, 10:30 a.m. to noon, St. William’s Church (enter rear basement), Route 38, Tewksbury. Call (978) 256-9391 for more information.

Tuesday

Weight Management Program: Pepperell Senior Center, 9 a.m. Call (978) 433-0326 for more information.

Blood drive: Ayer town hall, 1 Main Street, 2 to 7 p.m. Positive identification is required. (800) GIVE-LIFE

AA meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m., First Parish Church, Main Street (Route 40), Groton.

AA meeting: 7:30 p.m., Community Church, 3 Townsend St., Pepperell.

“Step With Strength” Training: Tuesdays, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Groton Senior Center, lower level. The seven-week class must be paid in advance: seniors, $5 per class; non-seniors, $10; walk-ins, $15. For more information, call (978) 448-1170.

Limb Loss Support Group next meets at 6 p.m. at Clinton Hospital, 210 High Street, Clinton, in Conference Room A. Topic will be “Fitting a Prosthetic: Importance of Good Communications” by Matt Albuquerque of Next Step Orthotics & Prosthetics. Call Rose at (978) 365-2580 for information.

Wednesday

La Leche League next meets 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake, 1400 Main Street, Leominster. Topic will be “Good Nutrition for Breastfeeding Families; Approaches to Weaning.” Call Pam at (978) 537-8009, Jen at (978) 345-8717, or Lisa at (978) 537-9070 for information.

Basics of yoga is taught Wednesdays, from 7 to 8 p.m. at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua. The fee is $45. Call (800) 628-8070 to register.

Intermediate yoga is taught Wednesdays, from 4 to 5:15 p.m. and 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua. The fee is $50. Call (800) 628-8070 to register.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weight management program meets weekly from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Townsend Methodist Church, 265 Main St. For more information, call (978) 582-6383.

AL-ANON meets every Wednesday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Center Congregational Church, 12 Concord Road, Acton (far rear entrance on ground floor). No dues, fees or obligations. Free baby-sitting, concurrent newcomers’ meeting from 11 to 11:30 p.m.

AA meeting: 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., Congregational Church on the Common, Harvard.

AA meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m., Father Mealey Hall, School Street, Townsend.

Debtors Anonymous meeting: Wednesdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at First Parish Unitarian Church, Groton (corner of Routes 119 and 40), in the Parish House next to the church. For information, contact Joan at (978) 512-9964 or Andrew at (603) 315-1515.

Thursday

Narcotics Anonymous meets Thursdays from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Union Congregational Church, 216 Main St., Route 119, Groton. For more information visit www.gsana.org.

AA meeting: 7:45 to 9 p.m., St. Andrew’s Church, East Main Street, Ayer.

AL-ANON: support for family and friends of problem drinkers, Thursdays from 7:30 to 9 p.m., basement of St. Mary’s Church, 33 Shirley St., Ayer.

Basics of yoga is taught Thursdays from 7 to 8 p.m. at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua. The fee is $45. Call 1 (800) 628-8070 to register.

Intermediate yoga is taught Thursdays from 4 to 5:15 p.m. and 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua. The fee is $50. Call (800) 628-8070 to register.

Resilience: How it Happens and How to Get It, discussion by Keith Olbert (LMHC) and JoAnn McCluskey of Olbert Associates at Crossroads Office Park, 690 Mechanic St., Leominster (the temporary location of Leominster Library), 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Contact Maureen at maureen _s _smith@msn.com or (978) 772-4243.

Friday

AA meeting: 10 to 11:30 a.m., St. Mary’s Church, 31 Shirley St., Ayer.

AA meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m., Pepperell Christian Fellowship Church, 17 Main St., Pepperell.

Friday Free Lectures: on various health issues, weekly at noon at the Natural Market, 148 Main St., Groton. For topics, call (978) 448-5075.

AL-ANON literature study group: weekly, 10:30 to noon, St. Anne’s Church (enter rear basement), King Street, Littleton. Call (978) 448-5002 for more information.