Spring Benefit for Homeless Families Foundation, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 7, at 11 Hawksmoor Road. Wine, beer, hors d'oeuvres and desserts and will be served. Tickets are $300 per person. Pre-registration is required; call (614) 461-9247.

Spring Benefit for Homeless Families Foundation, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 7, at 11 Hawksmoor Road. Wine, beer, hors d'oeuvres and desserts and will be served. Tickets are $300 per person. Pre-registration is required; call (614) 461-9247.

Hadassah Evening Book Group, 7 p.m. Monday, May 4, at a home in Westerville. The book will be "The Invisible Wall: A Love Story That Broke Barriers" by Harry Bernstein. Free. Call (614) 235-8111 or visit www.columbus.hadassah.org.

Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour, sponsored by the New Albany Women's Network, 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, at Don Patron's Restaurant, 9765 Johnstown Road. RSVP to Mandy Ramicone at 775-0079 or social@NAWN.org by Friday, May 1.

New Albany/Gahanna Christian Women's Connection, 9:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Friday, May 8, at the New Albany Country Club. Featuring Mary Lou Faber of "Cooking With Friends" and a talk by Linda Harrah. Cost is $16. For reservations by May 4, call Marquell at (614) 476-9942 or Terri at (740) 967-9234.

The Breakfast Club, sponsored by the New Albany Women's Network, 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 8, at Scramblers, 5729 N. Hamilton Road. Children welcome. RSVP to Suzanne Fife at membership@NAWN.org or 775-6107.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Ann Simpson Davis Chapter, noon Saturday, May 9, at the Worthington Inn, 649 High St. Kathy Waller will present "Colonial Gardens." For reservations, call Terri Sippel at (614) 777-8934.

DivorceCare, a 13-week video seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce or separation, at Central College Christian Counseling, 975 S. Sunbury Road. Meets from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursdays, May 7-July 30. Participants will talk about the information presented in a support group setting. Cost is $20. To reserve a space, call Leslie at (614) 865-0513.

Decluttering Your Life from the Inside Out, sponsored by New Albany Women's Network, noon Wednesday, May 20, at the New Albany Public Library, 200 Market St. Christine Kinney will discuss how to create a clutter-free life. Cost of $7.50 includes boxed lunch from Main Street Deli. RSVP by May 15, to Tonya Petrucci at 855-1507 or social@NAWN.org.

New Albany Women's Network Playgroup, 11 a.m. the first Friday of the month at Starbucks, 220 Market St. Mom's Coffee, followed by playtime for the kids at the New Albany Public Library. All ages welcome. E-mail playgroups@nawn.org for more information.

Friends of Big Walnut Creek and Tributaries, 7:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at 4991 Johnstown Road. Call R.C. Bostard at (614) 470-9699.

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 BTSan-ders@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. with the meeting at 7 p.m. Call (614) 855-1973 for more information.

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. Guests are welcome. Call Mike Etling at (614) 891-9388 or Kim Mann (Auxiliary) at (614) 899-6052.

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.

New Neighbors League of Columbus, luncheon the second Tuesday of each month, get-acquainted coffee the third Wednesday. NNLC offers special interest groups and activities. For meeting times and locations, visit www.newneighborscolumbus.com. To join, e-mail nnlcolumbus@yahoo.com

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.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS 341), a nonprofit weight loss support group, weigh-in from 6:30-7:15 p.m., meeting immediately afterwards until 8 p.m. Mondays at Westerville Alliance Church, 75 E. Schrock Road.