Serenity for the Caregiver, Sunrise of Gahanna, 775 E. Johnstown Rd. Reverend Brian Shaffer of Odyssey HealthCare will lead this free series. Light refreshments will be provided. All sessions are held Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 6: Beating the Holiday Blues. Jan. 13: A Cup of Holiday Cheer: Humor for the Caregiver's Soul. Space is limited. RSVP to Fran at (614) 418-9775.

Serenity for the Caregiver, Sunrise of Gahanna, 775 E. Johnstown Rd. Reverend Brian Shaffer of Odyssey HealthCare will lead this free series. Light refreshments will be provided. All sessions are held Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 6: Beating the Holiday Blues. Jan. 13: A Cup of Holiday Cheer: Humor for the Caregiver's Soul. Space is limited. RSVP to Fran at (614) 418-9775.

New Albany/Gahanna Christian Women's Connection, 9:15-11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 9, at the New Albany Country Club, One Club Lane. The club will meet for brunch. Zoe Guirlinger from Ultimate U will present a program on "Vitalizing Your Purpose Driven Life." Kate Cremean, vocalist, and Chris Makar, accompanist, will perform the musical feature. Letitia Hicks will speak on "Rules for Planning." The cost is $16. Reservations are due Monday, Jan. 5. Call Terri at (740) 967-9234 or Marquell at (614) 476-9942.

Kiwi Club Columbus Chapter, a social and charitable organization of former and current American Airlines stewardesses/flight attendants. Membership is open to former stewardesses/flight attendants of TWA, Reno Air, Air Cal, Ozark and Trans Caribbean. If interesting in attending a monthly meeting, call (740) 587-4634 or (614) 876-2509.

The Kiwanis Club of Eastern Columbus, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, at the VFW, 4100 E. Main St. Visit

the Web site at www.kiwanis.org to find out what you can do to help serve the community in which you live.

Olde Gahanna Community Partnership, 8:15 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month, at Café Creekside, 53 Granville St. Get progress reports on business and development issues. The group represents business and residents in the Olde Gahanna area. For more information, 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.

GRIN, (Gahanna Residents in Need), 7 p.m. the last Thursday of the month, at Mifflin Presbyterian Church, 123 Granville St. For more information, e-mail grin_gahanna@yahoo.com.

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.

Gahanna Kiwanis Club, 7:15 p.m. Mondays, except for the first Monday of the month, when it will meet at 6:30 p.m. for a meal meeting. All meetings are held at the Gahanna Municipal Golf Course, 220 Olde Ridenour Road. Call Frank Walker at 901-9935.

Gahanna Sertoma Club, 6:30 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of the month. For information and meeting location, call Louis Posner at 476-3332.

Gahanna Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, at the Creekside Café, 54 Granville St. Call Herb Taylor at 367-0967.

Gahanna Toastmaster Club, 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month, at Good Samaritan Reformed Church, 620 McCutcheon Road. Call Alan Meisterman at 475-2898.

Gahanna Rotary Club, noon Wednesdays, at the Jefferson Country Club, 7271 Jefferson Meadows Drive, Blacklick. Call Brad Schneider at 471-8444.

Rocky Fork Blacklick Accord, 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at Village Hall, 99 W. Main St.

Gahanna Black Parents Association, 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at GLHS, room A160, 140 S. Hamilton Road.

Power Lunch Columbus, a weekly workplace lunch-hour ministry, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Wednesdays, at the Arena Grand Theatre, 175 W. Nationwide Blvd. Rev. Charles Montgomery officiates. Free. Call Kimberly Montgomery at (614) 206-7962.

Senior Wellness Clinic, offered by the Franklin County Board of Health, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. the second Monday of the month, at Gahanna Senior Center, 480 Rocky Fork Blvd. Donations accepted. Call (614) 462-3719.

Medical Clinic, held by Vineyard Community Church, 6:30-8:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month, at the church, 15187 Palmer Road in Reynoldsburg. Free sports and school physicals, health screenings and treatment for non-emergency illnesses. VCC food pantry is also open at this time. Interested health care professionals who would like to volunteer, call (740) 927-7729.

Gahanna City Council meets the first and third Mondays of the month at 7:30 p.m. at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Mifflin Township trustees meet the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the township meeting hall, 155 Olde Ridenour Road.

Jefferson Township trustees meet at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the township hall, 6545 Havens Road.

Gahanna Civil Service Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Gahanna Parks and Recreation Board meets at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Gahanna Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Gahanna Landscaping Board meets at 6 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.