For more information and/or sites, contact the numbers listed.
Edgar County, Ill.
• Cancer Friendship Group, 10 to 11 a.m. every fourth Tuesday, conference room B, Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center; 217-465-2606, ext. 290.
• National Alliance on Mental Illness, Wabash Valley affiliate for improving the lives of people afflicted by serious and persistent mental illness, 6:30 to 8 p.m., third Thursday, Memorial United Methodist Church, 2701 Poplar St. Featured speaker: Chiyona Bourne. Call Betty Porter at 812-877-9950.