Cat and kitten adoptions at Lenawee Humane Society, sterilized cats and kittens for $40; the fee for animals not sterilized is $65 and includes a $25 refundable neuter and/or spay deposit. Details: 517-263-3463.
Texas Hold em, Deerfield American Legion, registration 12 noon to 1 p.m., play starts 1 p.m., Jan. 24. Entry fee $60 with 75 percent payback. Food and chips provided.
Family swim at Mason Consolidated Schools, 2400 Lakeside Rd., 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays. Cost is $1 per hour. Certified lifeguards on duty. Information: 734-848-9300.
A roast-beef dinner will be served from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Jan. 23 in Prince of Peace Community Center, 1920 Lewis Ave., (corner of Lewis and Dunbar Road) Ida, Mich. Dinners include roast beef, homemade mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable, coleslaw or applesauce, dinner roll, beverage and dessert. Tickets for adults are $9; children ages 3-11 $4, and free to children under 3. Hot dog dinners and carry-outs available. Groups of eight may reserve a table. Details: 734-269-2420.
Duane Malinowski & the Polka Jamboree will play favorite polkas, waltzes, and fox trots from 3-7 p.m. Jan. 25 at American Legion Post 514, 11601 Lewis Ave., (Old Hickory Park) in Ida. Doors open at 2 p.m.; food and refreshments will be available. Admission is $7.50 per person.
VFW Post No. 9656, all-you-can-eat breakfast, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Jan. 25 at 4120 Piehl Road, with eggs, sausage links, ham, hash browns, French toast, pancakes, sausage gravy and biscuits, a fruit cup, and beverages. Adults $6, seniors $5, children 6-12 years old, $3.50, and children under 5 years old eat free.
Boater safety classes will be offered by the Monroe County Sheriff s Office beginning in April. Five classes will be offered over a five month period. The classes are free and no preregistration is required. Classes are offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the following Saturdays: April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, and Aug. 8. Participants must be 12 years old. Those who successfully complete one session will receive their certification to operate watercraft. Information from the Sheriff s Records Division, 734-240-7415.
Adult day service, Jan. 30. Swedish weaving, 9 a.m.; watercolor class, 12:30 p.m.; Bingo, 1 p.m., held at Frenchtown Senior Citizens Inc., 2786 Vivian Road.
Stitches Doll Project is scheduled to be on display through Jan. 28 at the Monroe County Community College s Whitman Center, 7777 Lewis Ave., Temperance. Created in July 1999 by two AIDS educators and activists for the state of Michigan, the Stitches Doll Project was designed for women living with HIV infection as a means of providing a safe place for affected women from around the country to voice their feelings about living with HIV. Each doll includes an answer from its creator to the question If your doll could talk what would she say? Viewing hours are to be from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fridays, and from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturdays. For additional information, call 734-847-0559 or go online at stitchesdollproject.org.