Lower Lights Run for Spaghetti, 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, Franklin Park. Free kids race starts at 9:45 a.m. Choose from a 5K run or a 1 mile walk. Pre-registration is $20 and $25 day of race. Spaghetti meal served after race. Race packets available beginning Oct. 6 at Columbus Running Company locations in Dublin, Pickerington and Westerville. Packets include a shirt. Prizes awarded to top finishers. Race proceeds benefit the Lower Lights Christian Health Center. Register online at www.columbusrunning.com.

Lower Lights Run for Spaghetti, 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, Franklin Park. Free kids race starts at 9:45 a.m. Choose from a 5K run or a 1 mile walk. Pre-registration is $20 and $25 day of race. Spaghetti meal served after race. Race packets available beginning Oct. 6 at Columbus Running Company locations in Dublin, Pickerington and Westerville. Packets include a shirt. Prizes awarded to top finishers. Race proceeds benefit the Lower Lights Christian Health Center. Register online at www.columbusrunning.com.

Trilo Grogan Toastmasters, 7-8:15 p.m. first and third Thursdays of the month, at the Family Life Center, 907 Lexington Ave. Group dedicated to helping men and women learn leadership and the arts of speaking, listening and thinking. For information, visit www.trilogrogan.freetoasthost.info.

Merion Village Association, 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the MVA Information Center, 1330 S. Fourth St.

Southside United Neighbors/ Southern Orchards Civic Association, 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at the Parsons Avenue Library, 845 Parsons Ave. Call 252-4580.

Schumacher Place Civic Association, 6:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month. Check www.schumacherplace.org for meeting location.

Christian Business Network, Downtown Chapter, meets 7:30-9 a.m. the second Friday of each month, at Westminster-Thurber, 717 Neil Ave. off of Collins Drive. Guests are welcome. Cost is $6 for breakfast. Call Joel Wrobbel at 228-8888 or e-mail jwrobbel@westminster.oprs.org.

New Neighbors League of the Columbus Metropolitan Area holds monthly coffees, luncheons and other events. For information on the club visit www.newneighborscolumbus.com. To become a member e-mail nnlcolumbus@ yahoo.com.

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. For information, call Kimberly Montgomery at (614) 206-7962.

Senior Wellness Clinic, sponsored by the Franklin County Board of Health, 8:30 a.m.-noon the second Tuesday of the month, at the Southwest Community Center, 3500 First Avenue. Health assessments and screenings, education on diseases and pneumonia and flu immunizations are available. Cholesterol profile screens must be scheduled in advance. Donations suggested. Call 462-3719 or visit www.franklincountyohio.gov/health.

Hatha yoga class, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays, at the Global Gallery Coffee Shop, 188 E. Whittier St. Free class for beginners. Participants need to bring their own mat or blanket. Call (614) 444-5945.

Weight Control Support Group, 6 p.m. Mondays at Parsons Baptist Church, 3930 Parsons Ave. Call 491-1185 after 6 p.m.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, at Columbus Alzheimer's Care Center, 700 Jasonway Ave. Open to anyone affected by Alzheimer's disease. Call 459-7050 for more information.

Bipolar Anonymous, 7 p.m. Thursdays, at Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 7 W. Henderson Road. Call 895-1002.

Breast Cancer Support Group, led by a psychologist, social workers and registered nurses. The groups are ongoing; join any time. Call Mount Carmel St. Ann's at (614) 898-8517.