Flu Season is here - Get the Facts. Learn the signs, symptoms and how it is spread; how to stay healthy and control the spread of germs. Flu shots available at Community Health (93 Boys Club Loop) Mondays & Fridays, 7:45 - noon; Wednesdays 1:00 - 4:00 pm. Must be 18 years old or older. 828-359-6882.

Hunger Fundraiser - Feed a local family in need. $5 buys a Feeding American box of food. Cherokee Food Lion will match a donation of 50 boxes through Cherokee Choices. All food for EBCI and in Macon County in need. Contact Robin at 359-6785 or by email. Deadline Thursday, December 14.

Fitness Classes are FREE and open to everyone! Classes are at the Ginger Lynn Welch Community Room (GLW) unless otherwise specified. Some classes require advance signup: Cherokee Strong, Cherokee Turning Point (Youth) and Strength Training for Women. For more info contact Robin Callahan at 828-359-6785 or email robibail@nc-cherokee.com. December Class Schedule.

DECEMBER

Thursday, December 7

8:00 am - Noon. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

Noon -1:00 pm. Cherokee Strong Diabetes Prevention & Control program at Cherokee Indian Hospital. You must sign up in advance. Contact Robin at 828-359-6785.

2:00 - 4:30 pm. Community Health Wellness Clinic. Community Health (behind Boys Club). 359-6882

5:30 pm. Cancer Support Group. Potluck dinner. Safe Haven, 40 Goose Creek Rd. 497-0788.

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Friday, December 8

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

6:00 pm. Womens Alcoholics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 150 Church St., Whittier.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

Saturday, December 9

10:00 am. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

6:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

Sunday, December 10

4:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee

6:30 pm. 12-step program. Mormon Church, US 441, Cherokee.

Monday, December 11

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

12:00 - 12:45 pm. Gentle yoga & meditation with Lara.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Tuesday, December 12

8:00 am - Noon. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

8:00 - 11:00 am. Community Health Wellness Clinic. Community Health (behind Boys Club). 359-6882

Noon. Al Anon. Methodist Church, 76 Main Street, Bryson City.

12:00 - 12:45 pm. Yoga all levels with Robin at GLW.

5:00 - 6:00 pm. Beginners Yoga with Julie at GLW.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:30 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Wednesday, December 13

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Noon & 4:45 pm. Cherokee Strong Diabetes Prevention & Control program at GLW. You must sign up in advance. Contact Robin at 828-359-6785.

5:45 - 6:45 pm. HIV/AIDS or HEP C Support Group. Analenisgi conference room. 497-6892.

6:30 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Celebrate Recovery, Webster Baptist Church, 1955 Webster Rd.

Thursday, December 14

8:00 am - Noon. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

Noon -1:00 pm. Last Class: Cherokee Strong Diabetes Prevention & Control program at Cherokee Indian Hospital. You must sign up in advance. Contact Robin at 828-359-6785.

2:00 - 4:30 pm. Community Health Wellness Clinic. Community Health (behind Boys Club). 359-6882

Noon -1:00 pm. Last Class: Cherokee Strong Diabetes Prevention & Control program at Cherokee Indian Hospital. You must sign up in advance. Contact Robin at 828-359-6785.

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Friday, December 15

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

6:00 pm. Womens Alcoholics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 150 Church St., Whittier.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

Saturday, December 16

10:00 am. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

6:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

Sunday, December 17

4:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee

6:30 pm. 12-step program. Mormon Church, US 441, Cherokee.

Monday, December 18

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

12:00 - 12:45 pm. Gentle yoga & meditation with Rose.

3:00 - 4:30 pm. Kidney Smart class. EBCI PHHS, 43 John Crowe Hill. 828-631-0430.

6:00 pm. Utugi Nar-Anon (family support). Analenisgi Recovery Center.

6:00 pm. Faith based 12-step. Macedonia Church, Hwy 19/Soco, Cherokee.

6:00 pm. Nar Anon. Analenisgi, 375 Sequoyah Trail, Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Tuesday, December 19

8:00 am - Noon. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

8:00 - 11:00 am. Community Health Wellness Clinic. Community Health (behind Boys Club). 359-6882

Noon. Al Anon. Methodist Church, 76 Main Street, Bryson City.

12:00 - 12:45 pm. Yoga all levels with Robin at GLW.

5:00 - 6:00 pm. Beginners Yoga with Julie at GLW.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:30 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Wednesday, December 20

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Donation Day at Dora Reed Center. Donate or choose items for free: clothing, household items, baby supplies, school supplies, toys, handbags/backpacks and more. Multi-purpose room.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Noon & 4:45 pm. Cherokee Strong Diabetes Prevention & Control program at GLW. You must sign up in advance. Contact Robin at 828-359-6785.

6:30 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Celebrate Recovery, Webster Baptist Church, 1955 Webster Rd.

Thursday, December 21

Employee Luncheon and then 2 pm closing of our offices for Christmas.

8:00 am - Noon. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

2:00 - 4:30 pm. Community Health Wellness Clinic. Community Health (behind Boys Club). 359-6882

6:00 pm. Alzheimer's Support Group. Tsali Manor, Tsali Manor Street, Cherokee.

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Friday, December 22

All offices are closed for Christmas.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

6:00 pm. Womens Alcoholics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 150 Church St., Whittier.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

Saturday, December 23

10:00 am. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

6:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

Sunday, December 24

4:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee

6:30 pm. 12-step program. Mormon Church, US 441, Cherokee.

Monday, December 25

All offices are closed for Christmas.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Tuesday, December 26

All offices are closed for Christmas.

Noon. Al Anon. Methodist Church, 76 Main Street, Bryson City.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:30 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

Wednesday, December 27

8:00 am - 3:30 pm. (closed for lunch 11:45 am - 12:30 pm. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm. Breastfeeding class - information, assistance, lunch provided. WIC Conference Room at BWCC. 828-359-6235.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

5:45 - 6:45 pm. HIV/AIDS or HEP C Support Group. Analenisgi conference room. 497-6892.

6:30 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Celebrate Recovery, Webster Baptist Church, 1955 Webster Rd.

Thursday, December 28

8:00 am - Noon. Car seat clinic at Beloved Women's & Children's Center. Contact Community Health 359-6882.

Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

2:00 - 4:30 pm. Community Health Wellness Clinic. Community Health (behind Boys Club). 359-6882

8:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

Friday, December 29

All offices are closed for New Year's.

Noon. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 77 Jackson Street, Sylva.

6:00 pm. Womens Alcoholics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 150 Church St., Whittier.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

7:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

Saturday, December 30

10:00 am. Alcoholics Anonymous. Cherokee Indian Hospital Cafeteria, 188 Hospital Rd., Cherokee.

6:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee.

7:00 pm. Alcoholics Anonymous. Presbyterian Church, 311 Everett Street, Bryson City.

Sunday, December 31

4:00 pm. Narcotics Anonymous. Methodist Church, 416 Central Drive / WCU Campus, Cullowhee

6:30 pm. 12-step program. Mormon Church, US 441, Cherokee.

JANUARY

Monday, January 1

All offices are closed for New Year's.