? Overcoming Hardship ... A Father and Son Beat the Odds: 7-8 p.m. Jan. 17, Lifetree Cafe, 509 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay. Film of Patrick Henry Hughes, born without eyes or ability to extend his limbs, and his accomplishments. Set goals and see what can happen. (920) 437-4164.
? Family Education Workshop: Capturing Life's Journey: 5:30-7 p.m. Jan. 17, Home Instead Senior Care, 901 Anderson Drive, Ashwaubenon. Learn how to care for your loved one, encourage him or her to share stories and memories, and record his or her life story. Free. (920) 965-1600.
? Red Cross Blood Drives: 1-6 p.m. Jan. 17, Donation Center, 2131 Deckner Ave., Green Bay; Noon-5 p.m., Rasmussen College, 904 S. Taylor St., Green Bay. For appointment, (800) 733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org.
? Red Cross Blood Drives: 2-6 p.m. Jan. 18, Destiny Church, 418 Destiny Drive, De Pere; 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 18, Pilgrim Congregational Church, 991 Pilgrim Way, Ashwaubenon; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 18, Donation Center, 2131 Deckner Ave., Green Bay. For appointment, (800) 733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org.
? Red Cross Blood Drives: 8 a.m.-noon Jan. 19, Donation Center, 2131 Deckner Ave., Green Bay; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 19, KI Convention Center, 333 Main St., Green Bay. For appointment, (800) 733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org.
? Electronics Recycling Drive: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 19, Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, 1660 East Shore Drive, Green Bay. Accepting old electronics and appliances like TVs, computer equipment, CD, DVD and VHS players, stereo equipment, game consoles, washers, dryers and more. Computer monitors, televisions and appliances containing Freon subject to $10 recycling fee per item. Other standard computer components and household appliances recycled at no charge. Dry cell batteries or florescent light bulbs not accepted. Drop off area in the Nature Center lower parking lot. Part of the recycling fees support the Friends of the Wildlife Sanctuary programs. (920) 391-3671, www.baybeachwildlife.com.
? Formal Wear and Hair Show: 3 p.m. Jan. 19, East Town Mall, 2350 E. Mason St., Green Bay. Novedades Mi Fiesta, Regis Hair Salon and other vendors showcase up-do's and formal wear. (920) 468-8500.
? Parenting Lessons Lived and Learned: Program for Parents/Caregivers of Children with Special Needs: 1:30-2:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St., Green Bay. Mother and author of "Uncommon Beauty: Crisis Parenting from Day One," Margaret Meder speaks on caring for a child with special needs. (920) 448-5846, www.browncountylibrary.org.
? Recovery Intl. Support Group: 7:30 p.m. Mondays, First United Church of Christ, 509 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay. Self-help support for people with anxiety, panic, depression, and other emotional problems. Walk in, or call Clara, (920) 336-6432, www.LowSelfHelpSystems.org.
? Red Cross Blood Drives: 1-6 p.m. Jan. 21, Donation Center, 2131 Deckner Ave., Green Bay; noon-6 p.m. Jan. 21, National Guard Armory, 800 N. Military Ave., Green Bay; 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Jan. 21, Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 206 N. Burk, Suring. For appointment, (800) 733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org.
? Red Cross Blood Drives: 1-6 p.m. Jan. 22, Donation Center, 2131 Deckner Ave., Green Bay; 7:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Jan. 22, Unity, 2366 Oak Ridge Circle, De Pere. For appointment, (800) 733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org.
? N.E.W. Patriots meeting: 6 p.m. social 7 p.m. meeting Jan. 15, Legends Brewhouse and Eatery, 875 Heritage Road, De Pere. Matt Sande, director of legislation for Pro-Life Wisconsin, discusses the political situation. Public invited. See www.newpatriots.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (920) 864-7307, email@example.com.
? Red Cross Blood Drive: 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Jan. 23, American Legion Hall, 135 N. St. Augustine St., Pulaski; 1-6 p.m. Jan. 23, Lena High School, 304 E. Main St., Lena. For appointment, (800) 733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org.