Autism group for grandparents
A meeting for grandparents of children with autism is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the ASNC office, 505 Oberlin Road, Suite 230, Raleigh. The topic is Understanding and Managing Behavior. To RSVP, email Eileen Hancox at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wonderland Book Club
Wonderland Book Club will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Dec. 14, at the Center for Excellence, 3803-B Computer Drive, Suite 106, Raleigh. Members will exchange wrapped, used books, eat holiday cookies and finalize the reading schedule for 2013. Open to the public. The club offers a forum of readers, writers and live author discussions. For more information or to register, visit meetup.com/wonderlandbookclub.
Diabetes support group party
A diabetes support group will meet from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, at Milner Church, 1950 New Bern Ave., Raleigh. Mary Clark, certified diabetes educator and registered nurse, will speak about eating healthy, even during the holidays. The group will also have a holiday party with a white elephant gift exchange. For more information, call Mary at 919-604-3519 or 919-803-3119.
Fallon Park Garden Club luminarias
The Fallon Park Garden Club will prepare and place luminarias at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31. The rain day is Jan. 1. Meet at 2605 Cooleemee Drive, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-783-5867.