for Collin County residents who meet low-income criteria is offered at 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at First United Methodist Church, 601 S. Greenville Ave. Call 1-800-906-3045.

Genre Book Club meets at 7 p.m. the third Monday of the month in the library boardroom. The library is at 300 N. Allen Drive. Call 214-509-4906.

has changed its meeting location to the International House of Pancakes, 315 N. Central Expressway. The club meets from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays. Call 469-675-2010 or visit www.allenkiwanis.org.

now meets from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays at Dallas Baptist University-North Campus, 3211 Internet Blvd. in Hall Office Park. Guests are welcome. The cost is $12 and includes lunch.

is available online at www.friscofun.org. Brochures can be found at the Alumni Hall Fitness Center, 9700 Wade Blvd., and at the Parks and Recreation Administrative Building, 6726 Walnut St.

contest continues through Monday. E-mail entries to jstarritt@friscotexas .gov. Entries must include the suggested name with the entrant's name, address, phone number and e-mail address.

will have a networking seminar the fourth Saturday of the month at the VFW Post at 3420 Ave. K, Suite 122. The group also meets at 11:30 a.m. the third and fourth Saturdays of the month. Call 972-516-0044.

has dog and cat adoptions from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at The Shops at Willow Bend. They also have pet adoptions from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays at Pepper Square, Preston and Belt Line roads. Call 972-529-5244 or visit www.adifferentbreed.org.

,a social networking group for women, meets from 7:30 to 9 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at Park Boulevard and Coit Road, Suite 202. Call 972-267-4452.

is a faith-based ministry that teaches networking and job-search skills at 7 p.m. Mondays at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 5801 W. Plano Parkway. Call 214-291- 8011.

offers couples' group counseling at CITY Family Center, 1947 Ave. K, Building A, Suite 100. The six-week program addresses how disagreements and other factors affect children. The group is free and meets Saturdays for about two hours. Call 972-424-4626.

LECTURE SERIES sponsored by the St. Andrew Counseling Center is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month in Festival Hall at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 5801 W. Plano Parkway. Child care is available with 48 hours' notice by calling 214-291-8024.

is offered at 6 p.m. the third Monday of the month at The Salvation Army, 3528 E. 14th St. No criminal matters or traffic tickets are taken, and clients must be legal Collin County residents and meet low-income guidelines. Call 1-800-906-3045.

, a four-session class covering the basics of computers, e-mail and Internet use, will be offered at Custer Road United Methodist Church, 6601 Custer Road, from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Cost is $10. Space is limited to 15. Call 972-618-3450.

, a prayer conference, is at 7 tonight and 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Custer Road United Methodist Church, 6601 Custer Road. Space is limited, and tickets are required for admission to the free event, which includes lunch. Call 972-618-3450.

, a group that knits and crochets items used in ministry, meets at noon Monday at Custer Road United Methodist Church, 6601 Custer Road. Call 972-618-3450.

meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. today at the St. Andrews Methodist Church, 5801 W. Plano Parkway. Please use the Mira Vista entrance. Call 972-398-9443 or visit www.planonewcomers.com.

will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Custer Road United Methodist Church, 6601 Custer Road. Information on Medicare insurance supplement policies, 2007 changes and record keeping will be presented. Call 972-618-3450.

is at noon Thursday at Custer Road United Methodist Church, 6601 Custer Road. Becky Watts of Small Potatoes Catering shares tips for jazzing up meals with herbs and other ingredients. The session, including lunch, is $5. Call 972-618-3450.

is Sunday to Sept. 24 at the Shops at Willow Bend. The drive benefits "Attitudes & Attire," a nonprofit agency that promotes personal growth for women seeking self-sufficiency. Visit www.shopwillow bend.com or call 972-202-4900.

meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month in Room 131 of St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 5801 W. Plano Parkway. Call 972-380-8001.

Richardson/ Plano chapter meets at 10 a.m. the second Thursday of the month at Richardson Senior Center, 820 W. Arapaho Road. This month's guest speaker will focus on helping seniors look for employment. Members and former and current federal employees are invited. Call 972-424-7128.

is offered by La Leche League the third Thursday of the month at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 5871 W. Virginia Parkway in McKinney. Call 214-385-0063 or e-mail rlascody@earthlink.net.

meets at 7 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays in the Einstein Bros. parking lot at North Central Expressway and 15th Street. Beginners to marathon runners meet each weekend for casual running, race training or walking. Visit www.plano pacers.org, e-mail president@plano pacers.org or just show up.

from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at Cottonwood Creek Baptist Church, 1015 State Highway 121 at Stacy Road in Allen. Call 972-612-7443.

offers paid training positions in Collin County for people older than 55 who are unemployed and have low incomes. Call 972-772-9705 or visit www.experienceworks.com.

meets at 7 p.m. the third Monday of the month at Heritage Farmstead Museum, 1900 W. 15th St. in Plano. Call 972-231-4469 or visit www.richardsonplanostorytellers.org.

are offered through November at Carpenter Park Recreation Center, 6701 Coit Road in Plano. Call 972-208-8087. Classes also are offered at the Gander Mountain outdoors retail store in Sherman through November. Call 903-523-2401.

is hosting a Golf Classic at 8 a.m. Oct. 21 at Castle Hills Golf Course in Lewisville. Corporate sponsorships can be purchased for $100 to $500, and the deadline is Oct. 10. The entry fee for players is $100; the deadline is Oct. 16. Proceeds will help support community outreach programs. Call 972-741-9241.

will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at the Holiday Inn off of North Central Expressway at the White Street exit in McKinney. Bring a current résumé, and dress for an interview. Call 972-542-3381.

E-mail events to collin@dallasnews.com; fax them to 469-330-5605; or mail them to Community Calendar, The Dallas Morning News, P.O. Box 940567, Plano, Texas 75094. Submissions must be received two weeks in advance, say "Community Calendar" and include a phone number. Events are generally listed the week they occur.

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