East County Ongoing Events

Ancient Scriptures and Languages of the Bible
Wednesdays, 7-9pm, Brentwood. Info 209-642-0278 or info@ha-derech.org.

Antioch Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group
2nd & 4th Wednesday, 1:30-3pm, Antioch Center Center, 415 West 2nd St. Antioch. Info hgray@alz.org.

Antioch Riverview Garden Club
3rd Tuesday, 2pm, Antioch Community Library, 501 W. 18th Street, Antioch.

Animal Rescue Recon Dog Adoptions
Saturdays, 10am-1pm, Pet Food Express, 5829 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. Info 925-392-7654 or animalrescuerecon.com.

Antioch Multiple Sclerosis Self Help Group
1st Monday, 4:30pm, Kaiser Antioch Medical Center, 4501 Sand Creek Rd., Antioch. Sponsored by National MS Society. Info Sue 925-813-9069.

Backgammon on the Delta
Tuesdays, 6:45pm, Mountain Mike’s Pizza, 3612 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. No cost to play. Info bgonthedelta@gmail.com.

Bereavement Support Groups
2nd and 4th Thursdays, 4:30-6pm. Info 925-887-5678 or hospiceeastbay.org.

Become a Hospice Volunteer
Training course held in Brentwood/Antioch for compassionate, caring individuals to provide support to hospice patients and families. Info volunteers@hospiceeastbay.org.

Byron Delta Lions Club
1st Friday, 10-11:30am, Delta Community Presbyterian Church, 1900 Willow Lake Rd., Discovery Bay. Info Frances 408-621-1763.

Cancer Support Group
Tuesdays, 1-2:30pm, Epic Care Center, 4721 Dallas Ranch Rd., Antioch. Sponsored by Kaleidoscope and Epic Care Center. Info 925-778-0679.

DASH Adoptions
Fridays, 5-8pm at Petsmart, 5879 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. 1st & 3rd Sunday, 12-3pm, Petco, 5481 Lone Tree Way, Brentwood. Info 925-219-0151 or deltaanimalssafehaven.org.

Delta Women’s Social Club
2nd Thursday, 11:30am. Info Arlene 925-759-6365.
Drop-in Career Counseling
Tuesdays, 10am & 7pm, Opportunity Junction, 3102 Delta Fair Boulevard, Antioch. Quick help revising your resume, preparing for an interview, or navigating the job market. No appointment necessary. Info 925-776-1133 or opportunityjunction.org.

Drop-In Internet Access
Mondays-Thursdays, 5-9pm, Opportunity Junction, 3102 Delta Fair Boulevard, Antioch. Come use our computers for Internet access, email, job search, etc. Volunteer tutors may be available to help with computer questions. 18+ years. Info 925-776-1133 or opportunityjunction.org.

Drop-In Typing Certificates
Mondays-Thursdays, 5-8:30pm, Opportunity Junction, 3102 Delta Fair Boulevard, Antioch. On-site typing certificates with practice time before you take the test. Printed certificate provided at end of test. Please call an hour before you arrive. Info 925-776-1133 or opportunityjunction.org.

English as a Second Language Classes
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9pm, Opportunity Junction, 3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch. This is a teacher-led class. 18+ years. Info 925-776-1133 or opportunityjunction.org.

Exploring the Dunes
2nd Saturday, 10-11am, End of Shipyard Rd., Antioch. Guided Tour 1 mile tour, wear sturdy shoes. All ages, no reservations required. Info 707-769-4200 or fws.gov/refuge/AntiochDunes.

Fibromyalgia Free Support Group
2nd Friday, 11am-1pm, Concord. Info 925-671-2779.

Food & Clothing Giveaway
Last Saturday, 10am, New Birth Church, 1411 E. Leland Rd. Pittsburg. Info 925-439-8989.

Grace Closet Food Pantry & Clothing Closet
Wednesdays, 4-6pm, Saturdays, 12-2pm, 3415 Oakley Road, Antioch.
Free Food & Clothing Giveaway. Info 925-522-2017.

GSMOL Bi-Weekly Education Classes
2nd & 4th Thursday, 4:30-6pm, in Oakley. Topics related to mobile home living such as emergency preparedness for pets and humans, mobile home maintenance and more. Info/register 925-625-6251.

HALO Adoptions
Saturdays & Sundays, 12-3pm (cats), Petsmart , 5879 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. Saturdays and 4th Sunday (dogs), 12-3pm, Petco, 5481 Lone Tree Way, Brentwood. Saturdays and Sundays (cats), 2nd Sunday (dogs) 12-3pm, Pet Food Express, 5829 Lone Tree Way, Antioch.

HOW Over-Eaters Anonymous Meeting
Tuesdays, 7-8pm, Kaiser Antioch Medical Center, 4501 Sand Creek Rd., Rooms 1D/1E, Antioch. 12 Steps & 12 Traditions reading/discussion. Info Chris 925-895-2100.

Mobile Home Owners Advocacy Group
1st Saturday, 1-2:30pm, Oakley. Teach mobile home owners their legal rights and how to defend themselves when rights are violated. Mobile home owners in Oakley, Bethel Island, Knightsen, Byron, Brentwood, Antioch and Pittsburg welcome by invitation. Info/register 925-625-6251.

MOMS Club of Antioch
3rd Wednesday, 10am. First Family Church in Antioch. Info momsclubofantioch.com.

Moms in Prayer
Groups meeting in Brentwood, Discovery Bay and Antioch. Info Connilyn 425-750-3434 or momsinprayer.org.

Need a job?
Tuesdays, 10am & 7pm, Opportunity Junction, 3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch. Our programs train for office or administrative work, support clients while they complete Los Medanos College education certificate. Info 925-776-1133 or opportunityjunction.org.

Overcomers Recovery Ministry
2nd & 4th Thursday, 7-8:30pm, Classroom 6, 3415 Oakley Road, Antioch. Support in overcoming strongholds, addiction, habits etc. Info 925-522-2017.

Road Map to Careers
Students between the ages of 18-24 interested in going to
Los Medanos College, support to complete a certificate in a short-term career technical education. Info Dionne@OpportunityJunction.org or 925-776-1133.

Singles Club, For Seniors 60 & Over
Wednesdays, 1pm, Riverview Lodge, Foot of I Street, Antioch. Also known as 40’s Plus Singles. Info Judy 925-683-2846.

Soroptimist International of Antioch
1st Wednesday, 6pm. Lone Tree Golf & Event Center, 4800 Golf course Rd, Antioch. 2nd, 3rd & 4th Wednesdays at 12:00pm. Info Mary Ann Redden 925-586-3161.

Unstoppable Ministries to the Disabled
1st Wednesday, 1pm, Harvest Time Assembly of God, 2200 Ventura Dr., Brentwood. 2nd Tuesday, 5:30pm, Providence Bar & Eatery, 2085 Main St., Oakley. For survivors, family, friends and caregivers.
Info 925-219-2126.