Free Self-Defense Classes for Women, Saturdays through December, 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at Ohio Krav Maga & Fitness, 1000 Morrison Road. For information, e-mail info@ohiokravmaga.com, or visit www.ohiokravmaga.com.

Free Self-Defense Classes for Women, Saturdays through December, 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at Ohio Krav Maga & Fitness, 1000 Morrison Road. For information, e-mail info@ohiokravmaga.com, or visit www.ohiokravmaga.com.

All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast with Santa, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 5253, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, in St. Pius X school cafeteria, 1061 Waggoner Road. Pancakes, sausage and various beverages at $3 for adults and $2 for children. Photos with Santa are offered. Proceeds to aid area children with disabilities.

Columbus Association of Black Journalists 20th Anniversary Celebration, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Bar of Modern Art, 583 E. Broad St. Tickets are $20 at the door and $15 in advance. Proceeds benefit college and high school internship workshops and Julie R. Bailey/Lauren Crowner Memorial Scholarship reception. Call (614) 469-6032.

Used Computer Equipment Donation Drive, sponsored by Habitat for Humanity and Parity International, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at 3140 Westerville Road. Donate computers, monitors, hard drives etc. for use by Habitat families. All files will be securely destroyed. Donors will receive Donatos pizza coupons and a discount coupon for Habitat's ReStore, good for Dec. 6 only.

Food and Toy Drive, sponsored by the Raines Group/Real Living HER, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at 5207 Hampsted Village Center Way, New Albany. To benefit the Greater Columbus Salvation Army. Coffee, cider, doughnuts provided. Donations will be accepted the week before the event between 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Visit www.therainesgroup.com or call 1-800-498-1480 and enter code 3116.

Columbus Area Military Wives Club, 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, at Kensington Place, 1001 Parkview Blvd., Bexley. Luncheon will begin at noon. The Pickerington High School Chorale will entertain. For reservations, call 231-0915 or 527-9529 before Dec. 3.

New Albany/Gahanna Christian Women's Connection, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12, at the New Albany Country Club. Christmas luncheon program with music by Messiah Hand Bells Ensemble. Arlene Kinnell will speak. Cost: $17.75. For reservations, call Terri at (740) 967-9264 no later than Monday, Dec. 8.

Kiwi Club Columbus Chapter, a social and charitable organization of former and current American Airlines flight attendants. Open to former stewardesses/flight attendants of TWA, Reno Air, Air Cal, Ozark and Trans Caribbean. Those interested in attending may call (740) 587-4634 or (614) 876-2509.

Kiwanis Club of Eastern Columbus, 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays, at the VFW, 4100 E. Main St. Visit the Web site at www.kiwanis.org.

Olde Gahanna Community Partnership, 8 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Seeker Coffee House, 111 Mill St. The group represents business and residents in Olde Gahanna. Visit www.oldegahanna.com.

Book Club, 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the Gahanna Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 310 Granville St. Call Ann at 478-2928 for more information.

Gahanna Jaycees, 7 p.m. the last Monday of the month at Massey's Pizza, 261 Lincoln Circle.

Gahanna Historical Society, 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the John Clark House, 101 S. High St. New members welcome.