Faces and Places June 25

Kiwanis Club members pause for a photo with the 66th playground they have built, this one at Napa Valley College.

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Napa Valley is home to an array of community groups, so if you're looking to get involved or looking to make new friends, there is probably a group for you.

This is a list of some of the community groups in Napa County. To be added to this list, email your group information to Online Editor Samie Hartley at shartley@napanews.com.

Active 20-30 Club of Napa #57

The Active 20-30 Club of Napa #57 is a service group of 20- and 30-somethings with a passion for improving the lives of underprivileged and disadvantaged youth in Napa County. Napa 20-30 meets on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at a local Napa restaurant at 7 PM and has social time at 6:30 PM before each meeting. For more information or a meeting schedule, visit napaactive2030.org or email membership@napaactive2030.org

Alliance Francaise

The Napa chapter of this international French club welcomes all who are interested in the French language and culture. The club hosts screening of French films and other social and cultural events. You don't need to be a fluent speaker to join the fun. Info, 252-2673; afnapa.com.

American Canyon Kiwanis

American Canyon Kiwanis meets on the second Wednesday of the month at noon and on the fourth Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel, 3600 Broadway St., American Canyon. Info, amcankiwanis.org.

American Needlepoint Guild

Wine Country Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild meets on the fourth Saturday of the month at Napa Senior Center, 1600 Jefferson Ave., Napa, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Info, 649-0475; napaneedlepoint@gmail.com.

Blue Star Moms

Vintage Valley Blue Star Moms support Napa, Solano and Yolo counties. The group is a support and service group of mothers, fathers, family and friends of military personnel who are currently serving or who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States. The group meets on the second Tuesday of the month at Orchard Avenue Baptist Church, 301 North Orchard Ave., Vacaville. Info, solanobluestarmoms.org.

Calistoga Camera Club

The Calistoga Camera Club holds informal meetings over lunch every Friday at noon at the Palisades Deli and Cafe located in the Calistoga Depot, 1458 Lincoln Ave. #1, Calistoga. Info, calistogacameraclub.org.

Calistoga Garden Club

The Calistoga Garden Club meets the third Thursday of the month at 2 p.m. in the Tucker Room at the Mount St. Helena Golf Center. Newcomers welcome. Info, 942-6063; 942-6768.

Calistoga Lions Club

The Calistoga Lions Club meets the third Thursday of the month from 6-10 p.m. in the Tucker Room at the Fairgrounds, 1435 N. Oak St., in Calistoga. Info, 942-6400.

Calistoga Rotary Club

Calistoga Rotary Club meets every Thursday at noon in the Tucker Room at the Napa County Fairgrounds, 1435 N. Oak St. Info, calistogarotary.org.

Compassionate Napa Valley

Compassionate Napa Valley strives to inspire compassionate action in the Napa Valley and foster compassionate values. Group meets on the second Monday of the month at Center for Spiritual Living Napa Valley, 1249 Coombs St., Napa, from 5:30- 7 p.m. Info, 257-3613; mpoeck@comcast.net.

Daughters of the American Revolution

The Daughters of the American Revolution meet on the third Saturday of the month at The Runway Restaurant, 2044 Airport Road, Napa, at 10 a.m. Info, 255-1239.

Heifer International

The Napa chapter of Heifer International volunteers meets on the second Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Ogawa Room (use Division Street entrance). New volunteers welcome. Info, 255-3388.

High XII Masonic Order

High XII (High 12) meets on the first and third Wednesday of the month at Denny’s, 1000 Imola Ave., Napa at 11:30 a.m. Info, napavalleymasonic93.org; 266-2921; 963-3210.

Kiwanis Club of Greater Napa

Kiwanis Club of Greater Napa meets Wednesdays at 7:30 a.m. at Downtown Joe’s, 902 Main St., Napa. Info, 254-5396; KiwanisClubofGreaterNapa@gmail.com.

Kiwanis Club of Napa

Kiwanis Club of Napa’s meets Thursdays at noon at the Elks Lodge, 2840 Soscol Ave., Napa. Info, KiwanisClubOfNapa.org.

Kiwanis Club of St Helena

The Kiwanis Club of St Helena meets Wednesdays at 7:30 a.m. at the American Legion Hall, 1291 Madrona Ave., St. Helena. Info, 963-4447; jandarter@gmail.com.

LeTip of Napa

Meet new people and make new business connections when LeTip of Napa meets on Thursdays from 7-8:30 a.m. at Carpe Diem Wine Bar, 1001 Second St., Napa. Info, letipnapa.org; 346-7601.

Lilac Branch of Children's Hospital

The Napa and Solano Lilac Branch of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. at Chardonnay Golf Club, 255 Jameson Canyon Road, American Canyon. The group raises funds to support programs that benefit the health and well-being of children. Info, lilacbranch.org; 254-0462.

Marine Corps League #870

All former and active Marines are invited to meet on the third Saturday of the month from 8-10:30 a.m. at the Grange Hall, 3275 Hagen Road, Napa. Info, 418-8185; nvmcl870@gmail.com.

Napa Business Network

Meet local business professionals who grow their businesses through word-of-mouth referrals at the Napa Business Network meetings on Wednesdays at 6:45-8 a.m. at the Napa General Store, 500 Main St., Napa. Info, napabusinessnetwork.com; 738-4253.

Napa Rotary

Napa Rotary meets Wednesdays from noon-1:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 2840 Soscol Ave., Napa. Info, huntkaren3@gmail.com.

Napa Valley Bonsai Club

Join the Napa Valley Bonsai Club for demonstrations, programs and instructional workshops on the first Saturday of the month (excluding holidays), at 10 a.m. at Napa Senior Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa. Info, 945-0908; nvbonsai.org.

Napa Engineers Society

The Napa Engineers Society meets the second Tuesday of the month at Downtown Joe's, 902 Main St. Napa, at noon. A brief presentation of engineering interest is provided with lunch. Fee is $20. Proceeds benefit annual scholarships for local engineering students. Info, napaengineerssociety.org.

Napa Sunrise Rotary

Napa Sunrise Rotary meets Thursdays at the Silverado Country Club, 1600 Atlas Peak Road, Napa, at 7 a.m. Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders united to provide humanitarian service and help build goodwill and peace in the world. Info, napasunriserotary.net.

Napa Toastmasters

Napa Toastmasters 2024 meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at the Meadows of Napa Valley, 1800 Atrium Parkway, Napa. Toastmasters is a world leader in communication and leadership development. Guests welcome. Info, 634-4864; napatoastmasters.org.

Napa Valley Genealogy Society

The Napa Valley Genealogy Society meets monthly on the third Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Napa Valley Genealogy Library, 1701 Menlo Ave., Napa. Info, napavalleygenealogy.org; 252-2252.

Napa Valley Harmonizers

Napa Valley Harmonizers, an all-male a cappella chorus, welcomes singers of all ages and experience levels to join rehearsals on Tuesdays at Napa Valley Baptist Church, 2303 Trower Ave., Napa, at 7 p.m. Info, napavalleyharmonizers.com; 261- 0989.

Napa Valley Mac Users Group

Want to learn more about your Mac computer? Napa Valley Mac Users Group meets on the second Thursday of the month at the Napa Senior Activity Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Info, nvmug.org.

Napa Valley Movie Group

Napa Valley movie fans meet twice a month at either Napa Century Theatre or St. Helena’s Cameo Cinema. All are welcome. Visit meetup.com/Napa-Valley-Movie-Group to join.

Napa Valley Personal Computer Users Group

Want to learn more about your personal computer? Napa Valley Personal Computer Users Group meets on the third Wednesday of the month at the Napa Senior Activity Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa from 7-9 p.m. Info, nvpcug.org.

Napa Valley Needlers

Napa Valley Needlers meet on the second Thursday of the month at noon at the Napa Senior Center annex, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa. Bring a bag lunch and needlework to do during the short business meeting. Guests welcome. Info, 255-7612.

Napa Newcomers Club

New to Napa and looking to meet new people? Napa Newcomers Club, a social club for women and men, meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. Meeting locations vary. Info, 666-5812.

Napa Valley Orchid Society

The Napa Valley Orchid Society meets on the second Friday of the month at the Napa Senior Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa, at 7 p.m. Info, nv-os.org; info@nv-os.org.

Napa Valley Photographic Society

Napa Valley Photographic Society meets on the fourth Monday of the month (excluding May and December) at Napa Valley Art Association building, 1520 Behrens St., Napa, at 7 p.m. Info, napavalleyphotographicsociety.org.

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Napa Valley Quilt Guild

Napa Valley Quilt Guild meets on the second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. at Napa Senior Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa. Info, napavalleyquilters.org; 257-1058.

Napa Valley Rebekah Lodge

Napa Valley Rebekah Lodge Ivy #23 meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall at the Meadows of Napa Valley, 1800 Atrium Parkway, Napa. Info, 259-1908.

Napa Valley Republican Women

Napa Valley Republican Women Federated meets on the second Thursday of the month (excluding July and August) at at The Runway By Patrick, 2044 Airport Road, Napa, for a luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Lunch is $35; RSVP required. Info, rsvprepwomen@gmail.com.

Napa Valley Writers

Napa Valley Writers embraces all genres, writing styles and related professions, providing networking, leadership and support through workshops, special events and open-mic readings. The group meets on the second Wednesday of the month at Napa Valley Unitarian Universalists Church Sanctuary, 1625 Salvador Ave., Napa, at 7 p.m Info, napavalleywriters.net; info.napavalleywriters@gmail.com.

Napa Vintage Republican Women Federated

Napa Vintage Republican Women Federated meets on the fourth Thursday of the month at the Elks Lodge 2840 Soscol Ave., Napa. Social begins at 5 p.m.; dinner is at 6. For information and reservations, call 257-6204 or 227-8639.

Napa Women’s Club

Napa Women’s Club – a nonprofit service club for women to meet new friends, listen to guest speakers and support opportunities to better the community – meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 11:30 a.m., at the Napa Women’s Clubhouse, 218 Franklin St., Napa. Info, 224-3256; napawomensclub.com.

Napa Women's Club Evening Edition

Napa Women's Club Evening Edition meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6-8 p.m. Gatherings include socializing, hors d'oeuvres and wine. No meetings in November or December. Info, napawomensclub.com; 226-7763.

Native Daughters of the Golden West Eshcol

Native Daughters of the Golden West Eshcol Parlor No. 16 meets on the first Monday of the month at Native Sons of the Golden West Hall, 937 Coombs St., Napa. Social potluck begins at 5:30 p.m.; meeting starts at 7. Info, 255-4148.

Rotary of North Napa

The Rotary Club of North Napa meets on Tuesdays at the Wine Train Commissary, 801 Eighth St., Napa, from 6:30-8 p.m. Info, northnaparotary.org.

Old Goats

The men’s discussion group Old Goats meets Fridays at the Napa Senior Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa, from 10 a.m.-noon. Info, 226-2327.

Silverado Handweaving and Spinning Guild

Silverado Handweaving and Spinning Guild meets on the third Saturday of the month from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Napa Senior Activity Center, 1500 Jefferson St., Napa. Info,  927-2031; joycenichols01@comcast.net.

Sons in Retirement #149

Sons in Retirement meets on the first Tuesday of the month at Napa Elks Lodge, 2840 Soscol Ave., Napa. Sons in Retirement (SIRs) is for retired or semi-retired men who would like to have lunch once a month and hear guest speakers on a variety of topics. Branch #149 also offers activities such as golf, bocce, wine tasting, dinners, bicycling and walks. Info, branch149.sirinc2.org; 255-5834.

Soroptimist International

Soroptimist International of Napa, a women’s service club helping women locally and internationally, meets on the second and third Tuesdays at the Elks Lodge, 2840 Soscol Ave., Napa, for lunch; and fourth Tuesday of the month for a dinner (location may vary) at 5:45 p.m. Info, 481-1763; sinapa@soroptimist.net.

Soroptimist International Calistoga

Soroptimist International Calistoga meets Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the All Seasons Bistro, 1400 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga. Info, 942-0890; allseasonscalistoga@gmail.com.

Soroptimist International of St. Helena

Soroptimist Internationalof St. Helena meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Harvest Inn Hotel, 1 Main St., St. Helena, at 5:30 p.m. Info, sisthelena.org.

Upper Napa Valley Republican Women Federation

The Upper Napa Valley Republican Women Federation meets on the second Monday of the month (excluding June-August and December) at Cindy's Backstreet Kitchen, 1327 Railroad St., St. Helena, at 11:30 a.m. For lunch reservations, call 963-3148. Info, call 235-2902.

Wine Country Animal Lovers

Wine Country Animal Lovers (WCAL) is a grassroots, volunteer-run animal rescue group that partners with local shelters to save the lives of homeless animals. From fostering to attending adoption events or photographing pets, there is a way for everyone to participate. Info, WineCountryAnimalLovers.org; 707-800-5058

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