Thursday, Feb. 12
? TOPS IL 2490 will meet from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Ramsey. Weigh-in is from 9-9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Dovie Heaton-Bergin at 283-1729.
? The National Road Association of Illinois Interpretive Center in Vandalia will celebrate its sixth birthday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Linda Hanabarger will talk about the history of the National Road and Vandalia at 11 a.m., and Kathy Schultz will talk about the Vandalia Memories Facebook page at 3 p.m.
? The Vandalia Park District Board of Trustees meets at 4 p.m. in the conference room of the Okaw Area Vocational Center, located west of Vandalia Community High School.
? CenterPointe Church, located at 1616 Veterans Ave. in Vandalia, is holding free Weekly Fit Club sessions at 6 p.m. every Thursday.
? TOPS IL 1872, Ramsey, will meet at the Christian Church in Ramsey. Weigh-in is at 6:20 p.m., and the meeting is at 7 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 13
? The Tri-County Beekeepers will hold a series of beginner and refresher courses at their next four meetings at Old Redeemer Lutheran Church, located at 1540 E. State Route 140, Greenville. The first course, this Friday from 6:30-9 p.m., is for beginners. A book, "First Lessons in Beekeeping," is now available for $10.
Monday, Feb. 16
? A Fayette County Relay for Life meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at Vandalia Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, 1500 W. St. Louis Ave., Vandalia. Anyone interested in having a team or joining an existing team is invited to attend.
? The VFW Auxiliary meets at 7 p.m. at the Old Capitol Post 3862 Home on West St. Louis Avenue in Vandalia.
Tuesday, Feb. 17
? The Vandalia Rotary Club meets at noon at Ponderosa Steakhouse.
? TOPS IL 2020 will meet at Brookstone Estates, 1607 W. Fillmore St., Vandalia. Weigh-in is from 3:50-4:15 p.m., with a meeting to follow. The meeting will be held in the private dining room, which is off of the main dining room. Visitors are always welcome. For more information, contact Mickey Strack at 423-2244.
? The Vandalia Board of Education meets at 5 p.m. in the district's administration center.
? The Women of the Moose will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Vandalia Moose Lodge.
? The Vandalia City Council will hold a work session at 5:30 p.m. at city hall to continue discussions on rail safety in Vandalia.
? The annual meeting of Historical Vandalia Inc. will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Fayette County Museum at Kennedy Boulevard and Main Street in Vandalia. Annual reports will be given and up to 15 directors will be elected. The meeting is open to the public. Following the annual meeting, the elected directors will hold a meeting to elect officers.
? The Vandalia City Council meets at 7:30 p.m. at city hall.
? A Weight Watchers meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Vandalia; weigh-in is at 5 p.m. Visitors are welcome to attend the meeting free of charge.
? Rainbow Reflections, a grief support group, will meet from 6-7 p.m. in Wesley Hall at First United Methodist Church, 127 N. Fourth St., Vandalia. Those planning to attend are asked to contact Mary Miller, 292-5366.