Rim Country Classic Auto Club
The Rim Country Classic Auto Club (RCCAC) holds its monthly meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at Tiny’s Family Restaurant, 600 E. Highway 260 in Payson. For more information, call Steve Fowler at (928) 478-6676.
Men’s Breakfast for a Buck
Men, it’s time for another “Breakfast for a Buck” at Ponderosa Bible Church, 1800 N. Beeline Highway. Meet at 8 a.m., Saturday, March 2 for pancakes and sausage plus a fruit bowl, coffee and juice, all for just $1, prepared by Bob Kepler and his crew.
Lee Spivey, who has served as a pastor and as an Air Force chaplain, will share an encouraging message.
American Legion Riders
The Payson American Legion Riders meet Saturday, March 2 at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 E. Highway 260.
Breakfast is at 9:15 a.m. with a business meeting to follow at 10 a.m. Members are encouraged to attend as this is the planning meeting for fund-raising activities for the May 11 Fun Run to benefit Payson Supply Line. Interested parties are welcome to attend. For more information, call Post 69 at (928) 474-6969.
The Payson Satellite Northern AZ Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America will meet at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, March 2 at the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino meeting room. The guest speaker will be from the Forest Service. Dress is casual and the cost is $15 per person.
Military officers of every service, members, family and guests are invited. For reservations, please call C.E. Carlton at (928) 474-9503.
Unity of Payson
Dr. Lynnette Brouwer will explore how to experience that space in between “shores” as we move through our lives and how we gain the confidence to let go of one shore when the other isn’t yet in sight.
Services are at 10 a.m., Sunday, March 3 at Central AZ Board of Realtors, 600 E. Highway 260, Suite 14. For more information, go online to: www.UnityofPayson.org or telephone (928) 478-8515.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays at the Rim Country Health and Retirement Community Room, 807 W. Longhorn Road (after turning in the main driveway, turn right at the first driveway. The Community Room is in the center of the apartment complex).
There are no fees or dues. The only membership requirement is a desire to not compulsively overeat anymore.
Call the following members for more information: Denise, (928) 978-3706; Mary Jo, (928) 978-4663; Ted, (928-) 951-3362; Alice at (602) 828-0917 or (928) 478-4361.
Payson Area Singles
This group has no dues. Its Tuesday Morning Breakfast Bunch meets at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 E. Highway 260, every week at 9 a.m. to visit and plan future activities.
For more information, call Nadine at (928) 476-4659.
Friendship Bible Class
Friendship Bible Class, a non-denominational Bible study for women, meets at 1 p.m. every Tuesday at Majestic Rim. All women in the community are invited. For information, call Marilyn at (928) 474-6712.
Veterans of Foreign Wars
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States of America will meet at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at the American Legion Post #69, located at 709 E. Highway 260.
We would like to invite all members to join us. For more information, contact Post Commander Dwayne Cunningham, (928) 951-1691.
PAWS (Payson Area Woofers Society) will be having its monthly meeting at 6 p.m., Wednesday, March 6 in the library meeting room.
Refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome to attend. The group has a guest speaker from Payson Pet Care discussing pet diet and nutrition.
Card players wanted
The Saving Graces of Payson — a Canasta card-playing group — is looking for a few ladies who enjoy fun, laughter and friendship.
This Red Hat group meets at 10 a.m. the first Wednesday of every month at the Crosswinds Restaurant patio room. There is a break for lunch around noon and play and resumes after lunch. Anyone interested in joining will be welcomed. You do not need to know how to play, the members will be happy to teach the game.
Please contact Queen Mum Ann-Marie at (928) 468-8585; please leave a message if there’s no answer.
Lost Loves, a support group for adults who have lost a loved one through suicide, meets on the first Thursday of each month at the Senior Circle, 215 N. Beeline Highway, Payson. Adults suffering from such a loss are welcome to attend the group sessions which are free of charge. The group is facilitated by a professional counselor an da survivor of suicide loss.
Please contact Elizabeth at 928-468-2133 for more information.
High Country Garden Club
The High Country Garden Club meets at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 7 in the community hall of the First Southern Baptist Church, located at the corner of Colcord and Bonita St., Payson.
The guest speaker will be Roger Kreimeyer, who will discuss the Payson Community Garden.
All those interested in gardening and plants are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served after the meeting. For more information, please call Joanne Jones at (928) 970-1451.
Daughters of the American Revolution
The Mogollon Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is pleased to announce its next meeting will be held at the Payson Public Library Community Room at 1 p.m., Friday, March 8.
March is the month designated for DAR to celebrate Women’s Issues. The topic of this month’s program will be “The Courage of Women” presented by Agnes Umuligirwa, a survivor of the Rwandan Genocide and Civil War of 1994. Ms. Umuligirwa became a U.S. citizen Nov. 11, 2011. She has an incredible story to share. All women who might be interested in exploring membership in DAR are encouraged to attend what promises to be an outstanding presentation.
Prospective members and guests are always welcome. To learn more about this meeting or the Daughters of the American Revolution, please contact Regent Jan Ransom (928) 468-8593 or Registrar Renee Durfee (928) 472-4338.
Winners at Tuesday Bridge Club for Feb. 19 were: Mary Kemp, first; Betty da Costa, second; Shirley Schriner, third.
Play is at 12:15 p.m. every Tuesday at Rim Country Health and Retirement Community. Area residents and guest are welcome.
Please call Peggy Freeman at (928) 474-4579 for reservations and information.