Notices will appear in Community Calendar as space is available. To submit an item, email Virginia Cline at


JAY COUNTY LANDLORDS ASSOCIATION — Will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at Spencer Apartments office, 240 S. Meridian St. in Portland. Kevin Inman, of Inman Insurance, will be the guest speaker. All landlords are welcome.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS — Will meet at 10 a.m. upstairs at True Value Hardware, North Meridian Street, Portland. For more information, call (260) 729-2532.


PORTLAND BREAKFAST OPTIMISTS — Will meet at 7 a.m. for breakfast at Richards Restaurant.

BRYANT AREA COMMUNITY CENTER — Walking from 9 to 10 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

PORTLAND CITIZENS’ POLICE ACADEMY ALUMNI — Will meet at 11 a.m. the second Monday of each month at the Portland Fire Department. For more information, call Nick Miller at (937) 239-0022 or (260) 251-3259.

WEST JAY COMMUNITY CENTER GROUP — Doors open at 11:15 a.m. Bring a sack lunch for talk time. Euchre begins at 1 p.m. There is a $1 donation for center’s expenses. For more information, call (765) 768-1544.

PLANT, HOE AND HOPE GARDEN CLUB — Will meet Monday, Nov. 13, at Alice Paxson’s home from 1 to 3 p.m. for a make & bake auction. R.S.V.P. with Alice at (260) 726-6612.

PREGNANCY CARE CENTER of Jay County — Free pregnancy testing with ongoing support during and after pregnancy. The center is located at 216 S. Meridian St., Portland. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information or an appointment, call (260) 726-8636. Appointments or walk-ins accepted.

BREAD OF LIFE COMMUNITY FAMILY MEAL — Will be served from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 204 E. Arch St. in Portland. Everyone is welcome.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY (TOPS) — Will meet for weigh-in at 5:30 p.m., with the meeting at 6 p.m., in the fellowship hall at Evangelical Methodist Church, 930 W. Main St., Portland. New members welcome. For more information, call (260) 726-5312.

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS — Will meet at 6 p.m. each Monday at A Second Chance At Life Ministries, 228 S. Meridian St. in Portland. For more information, call Brenda Eads at (260) 726-9625 or Dave Keen at (260) 251-8792.

COOKBOOK CLUB — Will meet at 6:15 p.m. the second Monday of each month in the Jay County Public Library Community Room. Please bring your own table service. For more information, call Shirley Ping at (260) 729-2787, Bev Pyle at (260) 726-2070 or Jane Gagle at (260) 726-8650.