Monthly local meetings
Alanon Meetings: Tuesdays, 1 p.m., Free Unitarian Church at 1218 Harrison St. All welcome. Susan Schneider at 371-0568.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Monday: 7:30 p.m., Tuesday: noon & 7:30 p.m., Thursday, noon, Friday, 8 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m., Blaine United Church of Christ, 855 4th Street. www.WhatcomAA.org. 734-1688.
Alzheimers Support Group: First Wednesday at 1 p.m., Good Samaritan, Stafholt Center, assisted living center, 456 G St., Blaine. 332-8733.
American Legion Post 86: Executive board: second Wednesday, 7 p.m., general membership meeting, fourth Wednesday, 7 p.m., 4580 Legion Dr. 371-7311.
American Legion Post 247: Second Sunday at 1 p.m. and third Thursday at 7 p.m., Pizza Factory, Blaine. For info, call Bill Irwin 332-1307.
Birch Bay Lions Club: First & third Thursday, 6:30 p.m. at Birch Bay Hostel, guest house at Bay Horizon Park, Birch Bay.
Blaine Chamber of Commerce: First Wednesday, noon, Pizza Factory, 738 Peace Portal Drive. Public welcome.
Coast Guard Auxiliary - Flotilla 19: First Wednesday at 7 p.m., Blaine Harbormaster conference room. Men and women welcome. Call Drew West 303-8047.
Disabled American Veterans: Second Saturday, 10 a.m., VFW Post, 625 N. State St., Bellingham. Veterans and family. can visit www.davmembersportal.org/chapters/wa/19.
Friends of the Blaine Library: Third Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Blaine library. 332-8146.
Gamblers Anonymous: Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Free Church Unitarian, 1218 Harrison Ave., Blaine.
Monthly Singles Mixer: Meets monthly on Thursdays at various Blaine and Birch Bay locations. Next meeting at 8 p.m., December 18 at Paso del Norte in Blaine. Special drink prices for ladies. Meet a potential date for New Year’s or just new friends. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Narcotics Anonymous: Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Free Church Unitarian , 1218 Harrison Ave, Blaine.
North Whatcom Fire & Rescue Meeting: District 21 meets the second Thursday in Lynden, 307 19th Street and fourth Monday in Blaine, 9408 Odell Rd., 7 p.m. Info: 318-9933.
Pancake Breakfast: Third Saturday, 8 – 11 a.m., Blaine Senior Center, 763 G Street.
Sons of the American Legion: Third Wednesday, 7 p.m., 4580 Legion Dr. 371-7311.
V.F.W. Post 9474: First Thursday, 7:30 p.m., 8000 Peace Portal Way (Custer). For membership, call 384-4286 or after 6 p.m. 380-2513.
Whatcom County Marine Resource Committee: First Thursday, 5 p.m., first floor, civic bldg, 322 N. Commercial, Bellingham. For info, call 676-6876.
Whatcom Women in Business: Fourth Tuesday, 6 p.m., The Big Fat Fish Co., 1304 12th Street, Bellingham. For more info, call Jeanette at 360/961-7441. www.wwib.org.