A D'vine Affair, fifth annul microbrew and wine tasting benefiting Cancer Support Services, 6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, at the Crowne Plaza North. Tickets are $85 in advance, $95 at the door. Call (614) 895-5648.

A D'vine Affair, fifth annul microbrew and wine tasting benefiting Cancer Support Services, 6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, at the Crowne Plaza North. Tickets are $85 in advance, $95 at the door. Call (614) 895-5648.

Blessing of the Animals, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, at All Saints Episcopal Church, 5101 Johnstown Road. The public is invited to bring pets for this celebration of St. Francis Day. A snack will follow. Call (614) 855-8267.

Meeting and Mixer, sponsored by the New Albany Women's Network, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the home of Sarah Ryan, 3700 Prestwould Close. Members will vote on slate for 2009 board of directors. A mixer will follow. No RSVP required.

Free networking for small businesses, 8 a.m. the last Tuesday of each month at Latte 2 a Tea Café & Catering, 108 N. High St. Call (614) 855-0666.

Friends of Big Walnut Creek, 7:30-9 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the Gahanna Convention Center, 116 Mill St. Call Susann Moeller at 470-9699 or e-mail fobwc@sbcglobal.net.

New Albany Little League board meetings, 7 p.m. the first Sunday of the month at the Plain Township Fire Department, 9500 Johnstown Road.

Community Bible Study, for women and preschool children, meets from 9-11 a.m. Thursdays. Call 475-2667.

Columbus Christian Writers Association, 9:30-11:30 a.m. the second Saturday of the month at the New Albany branch library, 200 Market St. E-mail Barbara Taylor Sanders at BTSanders@columbus.rr.com or visit www.cwacolumbus.com.

New Albany Lions Club meets the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6916 Central College Road. Dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Call (614) 855-1973.

Mothers' Circle, sponsored by JCC of Greater Columbus, is for non-Jewish women who have chosen to raise their children with Jewish traditions. Call Lindsay Folkerth at (614) 559-6228 for additional information, or visit www.columbusjcc.org.

LeTip of Greater Columbus, a business networking group, meets from 7:16-8:31 a.m. Tuesdays at the New Albany Country Club. Call Ron Holtz at 473-2441.

American Legion Young-Budd Post 171 and Auxiliary, 7:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the post, 393 E. College Ave. in Westerville. Call Mike Etling at (614) 891-9388 or Kim Mann (Auxiliary) at (614) 899-6052.

AmSpirit Business Connections, Gahanna chapter, 8 a.m. Wednesdays at Edward Jones, 471-C Morrison Road. Call Patric Irwin at 882-2335, Betty Collins at 577-1101 or visit www.amspirit.com.

Network Professionals Inc. Buckeye chapter, 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays for breakfast at Unizan Bank, 5665 N. Hamilton Road. Call Jane Wisehart at 264-1155.

Network Professionals of New Albany, 8 a.m. Tuesdays for breakfast at the Scrambler's Restaurant, 6152 Cleveland Ave. Call 561-4512.

Sunrise Masonic Lodge, 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 130 S. State St. in Westerville. Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.

Plain Township Board of Trustees, 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of every month at the Plain Township Fire Station, 9500 Johnstown Road.

New Albany Village Council, 6: 30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of every month at 99 W. Main St.

New Albany Architectural Review Board, 7 p.m. the third Monday of the month at 99 W. Main St.

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

Grief Support Group, sponsored by Grace Brethren Church, meets one Tuesday a month in the conference room of the Gahanna branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 310 Granville St. Call 891-2187.

New Albany Alzheimer's Support Group, 2 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at New Albany United Methodist Church, 20 S. Third St. Call 939-9730.

T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), a nonprofit weight loss support group, weigh-in from 6:30-7:15 p.m., meeting from 7:15-8 p.m. every Monday at Redeemer's Church, 395 N. Sunbury Road. Call LuAnn Dobek (614) 855-5165.