Do good together

Volunteer as a family assembling care packages for local charities from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Central Learning Center, 200 SW Fourth St. Free with food shelf donation. To register call 651-982-8300.

Addiction training for caregivers

The Listening Ministries Consortium will host a training session on addiction, with Amy Shields-Olson of Hazelden and Robin Rosauer of Teen Challenge, from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14 at Hosanna Lutheran Church, 9300 Scandia Trail N.

Jim Armstrong at senior dance

Enjoy mature music and camaraderie from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15 at American Legion Post 225, 355 W. Broadway Ave. $4 includes lunch. For more information call 651-464-2600.

Holiday shopping expo

To support youth missions to Benque Viejo del Carmen in Belize, a shopping expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 1250 South Shore Drive. Call 651-982-2200.

Food distribution at Forest Hills 

Everyone is welcome to the food distribution event from 7 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 at Forest Hills United Methodist Church, 1790 SE 11th St. $15 donation per family. For more information call 651-464-2561.

Fare for All at VFW

Save money on fruit, vegetables and meat from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at VFW Post 4210, 556 SW 12th St. Cash, credit, debit, EBT cards (no checks). Call 763-450-3880.

Concert at Senior Center

Silver Harmony Singers will present a free concert for all ages from 1 to 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6 at the Forest Lake Senior Center, 767 SW 4th St.