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Cabaret Alumni Night, sponsored by the East High School class of 1974, 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, at 620 Alum Creek Drive. The event will follow the football game. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. For tickets, call Sandi at (614) 258-9767 or e-mail easthighschool1974@yahoo.com.

Joke Jams, 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, at the Hey Hey Bar and Grill, 361 E. Whittier St. Event features comedians Justin Golak, Sumukh Torgalkar and Laura Sanders. Music will be provided by the Olde Souls. Cost is $5. Visit www.heyheycolumbus.com.

Trilo Grogan Toastmasters, 7 to 8:15 p.m. first and third Thursday of each month at the Family Life Center, 907 Lexington Ave. The group helps men and women learn leadership and the skills of speaking, listening and thinking. For more information, visit www.trilogrogan.freetoasthost.info.

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

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

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

Inventors Network meets to discuss the invention process at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at TechColumbus, 1275 Kinnear Road. The meeting fee is $5 or $36 per year for members. Call 470-0144 or visit www.inventorscolumbus.com.

New Neighbors League of Columbus, monthly luncheon the second Tuesday of each month, get-acquainted coffee the third Wednesday of each month. Visit www.newneighborscolumbus.com for meeting times and locations. To join, e-mail nnlcolumbus@yahoo.com.

Power Lunch Columbus, a weekly workplace lunch-hour ministry, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Wednesdays, at the Ohio Theatre, 55 E. State St. Rev. Charles Montgomery officiates. Free. For more information, call Kimberly Montgomery at (614) 206-7962.

German Village Al-Anon, 5:30 p.m. Sundays, at Livingston Avenue Methodist Church, 200 E. Livingston Ave. Free parking.

Cliffside 12 & 12, an Alcoholics Anonymous group, 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at Glen Echo Presbyterian Church, 220 Cliffside Drive. Open meeting, anyone may attend. Call (614) 253-8501.

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