? Wisconsin Connections Academy Info Session: 6 p.m. Feb. 27, The Meadows Banquet & Catering, 850 Kepler Drive, Green Bay. Parents of students looking for an alternative school invited to information sessions, one-on-one time with teachers, and view curriculum and sample lessons. (920) 465-6700.
? Personal Safety Workshop for college bound students and their parents: 6-8 p.m. Feb. 27, Brown County Sheriff's Office, 2684 Development Drive, training room, Bellevue. Captain Randy Schultz of the Brown County Sheriff's Office explains the "easy target" profile is, how to lose it and ways to prevent victimization. Free. Reservations required: Email Schultz_RS@co.brown.wi.us.
? Hell ... Does it Really Exist?: 7 p.m. Feb. 28, Lifetree Cafe at First United Church of Christ, 509 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay. See short film "Admissions," starting James Cromwell. Explore the controversy about hell's existence. (920) 437-4164.
? The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease workshop: 6:30 p.m., Feb. 28, Bethany United Methodist Church, 1110 Echo Lane, Ashwaubenon. Presented by Beverly Bartlett of the Alzheimer's Association. (920) 494-8801.
? Stroke Support Group: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 2, St. Vincent Hospital, 1821 S. Webster Ave., Heritage C, Green Bay. Use Webster entrance and take elevators to third floor. Meeting and potluck lunch.
? Alzheimer Support Group: 5:30 p.m. March 4, De Pere Community Center, 600 Grant St. Oak Room (upper level), De Pere. Led by Jean Howard in association with the Brown County Alzheimer Association. Lori, (920) 336-6054.
? Grief Seminars: 7-9 p.m. March 6 and 9 a.m.-noon March 7, The Holiday Inn-Stadium, 785 Ramada Way, Ashwaubenon. Presentations by Alan Wolfelt, psychologist and grief counselor, sponsored by Newcomer Funeral Home. Free. Registration required by March 1, (920) 432-4841.
? Making Life's Toughest Decisions... Dealing with Dilemmas: 7 p.m. March 7, Lifetree Cafe at First United Church of Christ, 509 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay. See short film "The Last Race," about a family's decision about whether or not to donate the organs of a loved one. (920) 437-4164.
? "Waste Not ... Want Not": 6:30-8 p.m. March 7, Brown County Central Branch Library 515 Pine St., Green Bay. What happens to household waste once it's picked up by the garbage truck? Bring some household containers and plastics and find out if they are recyclable. PowerPoint presentation by Mark Walter, facility manager for recycling and household hazardous waste, Brown County. Sponsored by N.E.W. Zero Waste Coalition www.browncountyrecycling.org/about/newsletter.
? Depression: 9-10 a.m. March 8, De Pere Community Center, 600 Grant St., De Pere. Presentation by registered nurse. (920) 288-9687.
? Adoption Options Conference: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. March 9, Bemis Center at St. Norbert College, De Pere. Jim Gritter, author, advocate and educator, presents "The Road to an Open Home." Break-out sessions on pre-adoption and post-adoption topics. (920) 435-2626, www.oursthroughadoption.org/.
? Grief Counseling Support Group: 5:30 p.m. March 11, De Pere Community Center, 600 Grant St., Maple Room (lower level), De Pere. Led by Shana Atkinson and Interim Healthcare. Lori, (920) 336-6054.
? Green Bay Yackers Toastmasters: 6:15 p.m. March 11 (second and fourth Monday of the month), Harmony Cafe, 1660 W. Mason St., Green Bay. New members welcome.
? Adult Gay/Straight Alliance of Green Bay: 6-8 p.m. March 12, Union Congregational Church of Christ, 716 S. Madison St., English Room, Green Bay. An open, affirming advocacy group for families and friends of persons who identify as GLBT.
? Green Bay Writers Guild: 6-8 p.m. March 5, April 9, May 7, June 4 (first Tuesday of the month), The Attic Coffeehouse & Bookstore, 730 Bodart St., Green Bay. Helping writers get projects ready for submission. Book Fest will be 2-5 p.m. April 6, at The Attic. (920) 544-1676.
? Inside the Gun Debate... To Hurt? To Defend? To Assault?: 7-8 p.m. March 14, Lifetree Cafe, 509 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay. Watch filmed interviews with Tom Mauser whose son died at Columbine High School, and Michael Lang, a concealed weapon firearms instructor. (920) 437-4164.