WE SPEAK AUTISM - THE AUTISM SUPPORT GROUP meets on the 4th Thursday of every month in the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library from 10am-noon. Refreshments will be served. Meeting dates are February 28, March 28, April 25, May 23, June 27, July 25, August 22, September 26, October 24. For more information, please contact Helene Lewis-Anderson at 256-633-7520 or heleneanderson3@aol.com

AN INFORMATION SESSION FOR POTENTIAL SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS takes place on Thursday, February 28 from 5:30- 6:30pm at Fiddledee D!, 111 S. Main St. in Tuscumbia. The session will provide potential entrepreneurs insight into the steps for starting a new business and resources for business development. Available commercial sites and opportunities within business incubators will be discussed. The event is free. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 256-383-9797 or 256-577-4437. Sponsors include the City of Tuscumbia, Tuscumbia Retail Development, Inc. and the Small Business Development Center at UNA.

THE WHITE OAK COMMUNITY WATCH GROUP meets the first Sunday of each month at 2pm, except when holidays fall the week before or after. Our goal is to make our community a safe place to live. Volunteers are needed. To join attend a meeting and fill out a form for a background check.