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April 11, 2013

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WASHINGTON — Commissioners meeting Monday

Daviess County Commissioners will meet in executive session at 8 a.m. Monday in the Commissioners' Room at the courthouse to discuss prospective employees.

Compassionate Friends to meet

The Compassionate Friends of the Washington area will hold its next monthly meeting on Sunday at 3 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Daviess Community Hospital, 1314 E. Walnut St., Washington in Classroom 3.

The meeting is from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. This month's topic is will be Open Discussion.

The Compassionate Friends is an organization, which offers friendship and understanding to bereaved parents, grandparents and siblings. The purpose of this group is to promote a positive resolution of grief by our willingness to listen and share through our chapter programs. The group provides someone to talk to, a listener who understands. We want to stress that everything that is discussed at the meeting and who attended the meeting is kept in strictest confidence. This allows our families to speak freely.

All the people involved are parents who have experienced the death of a child.

For more information or directions, call 582-3920.

Mom-to-Mom support group

Mom-to-Mom is a community breastfeeding support group sponsored by Indiana WIC and the Pregnancy Care Center. Its goal is to provide education, encouragement, and support for any expecting and breastfeeding women in the area. Our monthly meeting will be April 15, 6 p.m., at the Pregnancy Care Center, 705 Troy Road. Our topic will be "HELP! How Do I Get It All Done With A Baby?" You may bring a simple snack to share.

Drinks will be provided. You will earn Baby Bucks or Precious Rewards vouchers for attending. Questions or concerns may be directed to Rebecca Moeller 812-486-7264 call/text.

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