Leads Club Meeting
Leads Club South County Chapter, open to business professionals seeking to expand their businesses, meets Thursdays, 7:30am at The Little House Restaurant, 6120 Monterey Road, Gilroy.
Info: (831) 634-1966.
Gilroy Duplicate Bridge
Gilroy Duplicate Bridge meets Thursdays, at 10am at the Senior Center, 7371 Hanna St.
Info: (408) 779-4317.
Childbirth Preparation Classes
Saint Louise Regional Hospital holds Childbirth Preparation classes alternate months on Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 9pm and all day Saturday classes, from 9am to 4pm, in the hospital boardroom.
‘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.
Info: Marieta at 607-4313.
Join the Mt. Madonna yoga every Thursday, from 6:30 to 7:30pm Walk-ins welcome.
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.
Info: 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
Info: 778-1745 or 779-4559.
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.
Info: [email protected] or 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.
Info: 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.
Info: www.gilroypres.org, or call 842-3000.
Fifth Street Live
Fifth Street Live will be held every Friday through Aug. 26 on Fifth Street between Eigleberry and Monterey. Damien Carter and his band will be playing R&B music this weekend. The 10-week series is sponsored by the Gilroy Downtown Business Association, the Theater Angel Art League and a grant from the Gilroy Foundation.