Learn how to expand your local business contacts with the South County Chapter of Leads Club. The club meets every Thursday from 8 to 9:15am at the Morgan Hill Community Center. Professionals are invited to bring business cards for networking and to learn more about the value of this nationwide referral-based marketing organization.
Details: Randy Peyser at 892-2820.
Morgan Hill Toastmasters meets every Thursday from 7:30 to 8:30am at Phillip Robinettcpa, 96 W. Second St., Morgan Hill.
The Gavilan Niners, a local ladies’ golf club, play every Thursday at the Gavilan Golf Course. Tee time is 9am
Details: 778-1745 or 779-4559.
The Morgan Hill/Gilroy Bridge Club meets at 10:30am on Thursdays at Monticelli Community room, 841 Monticelli Drive in Gilroy. All levels of bridge are welcome.
If you need a partner, call 847–2206.
A mindfulness sitting meditation group meets on Thursdays at 7:30pm in Gilroy, presenting meditative practices from different traditions worldwide, mainly Buddhist but not exclusively. 18 and older welcome.
For details call 847-1890.
Thursday Night Teens
Come every Thursday and play some pool, Ping-Pong, shoot hoops, table soccer or listen to music from 6:30 to 8pm at the Wheeler auditorium. Open for ages 11 to 15 years.
Gilroy Boy Scouts
Gilroy Boy Scout Troop 711 meets every Thursday from 7 to 8:30pm at St. Stephen’s Church at the corner of Wayland Lane and Broadway. All interested boys between sixth and 12th grades are invited to attend.
For more information, call Dave Kleinke at 842-0963.
Advent Lutheran Church Pacem Children’s Choir meets every Thursday from 4:30 to 5:30pm, and is directed by Jennifer Hamilton. The choir is for grades 3 through 8. The church is located at 16870 Murphy Ave. in Morgan Hill.
Gilroy Presbyterian Church, 6000 Miller Ave., is offering “DivorceCare,” a support group for those who are going through, or have gone through divorce or separation, every Thursday from 7 to 9pm through March 31. Weekly sessions help to learn how to deal with the pain of your past and look forward to rebuilding your life. There are also weekly sessions for children. Cost is $15 for materials.
Register online at the door, www.gilroypres.org, or call 842-3000.
Silent Peace Vigil
Women in Black, Gilroy, meets weekly for a silent peace vigil, Fridays from 5 to 6pm.
Details: [email protected]
‘Lil Dragon Self Defense Classes
ASDA (American Self-Defense Academy), located at 7822 Monterey St., is holding classes for children, ages 3 through 8, in their ‘Lil Dragon Program. Focusing on self-esteem, self-control, respect, and safety and life skills.
For details call Marieta at 607-4313.
Gavilan Joggers Club
Meets at 8:15am every Saturday at Christmas Hill Park, near the entrance. Jog two to three miles including short track workout. Beginner joggers and those who would like to compete in running events are welcome.