Maryland Chapter 446, Wednesday, March 23, weigh-in is 9 to 9:30 a.m., meeting begins at 9:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. The program will be "A Closer Look at Fad Diets and Myths about Dieting." The chapter welcomes new members, visitors and guests. Call Mary or Tom at 301-797-2547; or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Circle of Hope series, Martinsburg, W.Va.
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Six-week evening program, Wednesdays, beginning March 23, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Hospice of the Panhandle office, 122 Waverly Court. The six-week session will include a brief lecture about an aspect of grieving, a break for refreshments and a time for sharing. Registration is required and sessions will be closed after the first meeting. Free. Open to any interested person. Call Larry Crawley-Woods, 1-304-264-0406 or 1-800-345-6538.
Thursday, March 24, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Twelve-step fellowship for men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The group meets every Thursday. Call Claudia, 1-301-293-2243, or Siri, 240-313-3377; or go to www.coda.org on the Web.