-Sept. 6th, 9-11am: Elder Abuse Awareness at Rollingwood Clubhouse, 160 Sierra Place, Jackson. Sponsored by Operation Care.
-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.
-Oct. 15-Dec. 7th: free help with enrollment in Medicare Part D. call 209-532-6272 for an appointment.
-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.