-Aug. 7th, 10-11:30am: Amador County Senior Providers Network will meet- network with other providers and exchange information on what is available for seniors in Amador County. at Gold Quartz Senior Apartments, 35 Bryson Dr., Sutter Creek. Questions, call Susan Tomasich at 257-1377.
-Aug. 22nd, 10am-2pm: Free Community Health and Resource Fair at Castle Village Mobile Home Park, 1400 West Marlette St., Ione.
-Sept. 27th, 10am-3pm: Caring for the caregiver conference. Meet with other caregivers for support and understanding. There will be speakers, discussion groups, exhibit booths. A free lunch will be provided. The event is free, but space is limited, so register at calaverasseniors.com or call 209-754-6464. To be held at San Andreas town hall.
-Free summer meals available to children under 18 yrs at various locations in Amador County. Program runs June 10-August 9. Call 257-7791 for info.
-Story Time at the Amador County Library is Thursdays at 10:30am. Contact the library for more details. 209-223-6400
-Upcountry Veterans free monthly lunch is the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 11:30am-1:30pm at Pioneer Veterans' Hall, 25100 Buckhorn Ridge Rd. Contact Lori (209-418-9695) for more details.
-Dementia/Alzheimer's Support Group meets the second Monday of each month (5:30-7pm) at Gold Quartz Inn in Sutter Creek- for information contact Susan at 257-1377. They also meet the third Wednesday of each month (2-3:30pm) at Amador Residential Care in Jackson- for information contact Sheri at 223-4444.
-Dad & me: for dads, uncles, grandpas, etc. and children 0-5 years old. This is a chance for a free, fun outing together (like visiting a fire station or garden center). "Dad & me" events are held the 4th Saturday every month. Call 257-1092 to reserve a spot in the next event. Space is limited.
-Amador SPEAKS (suicide prevention/education) is putting together a Suicide Prevention Coalition and is seeking members of the community to participate. Meetings will be held the 3rd Thursday of each month at 3:30pm in Conference Room E at the Health and Human Services Building (10877 Conductor Blvd., Sutter Creek). Contact Vanessa Compton at 223-6315 for more information.