Bay Area Quilt Guild
The Bay Area Quilt Guild meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church.

The Compassionate Friends
The nearest TCF chapter meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Hope and Healing Center located on the St. Martin’s Episcopal Church campus. TCF is a non-denominational, self-help organization offering friendship, emotional support and understanding to bereaved parents after the death of a child at any age. For more information, call Cathy at 713-877-8626 or email

Friends of the Parker Williams Library
Friends of the Parker Williams Library meetings, with coffee and doughnuts, are held Monday before the last Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m. as needed. Call the library at 281-484-2036 for more information.

Hobby Airport Lions Club
The Lions Club is the world’s largest service club organization through which people serve their fellow man. The Club helps the community by providing a campsite for special needs children for the summer. The South Belt is served by the Hobby Airport Lions which meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at Golden Corral. For more information, call John or Teresa Dover at 713-991-6600.

South Belt-Ellington Super Neighborhood
The super Neighborhood program, sponsored by the city of Houston, is designed to unite a defined portion of the city as a recognized, incorporated group working to prioritize local city spending in Houston. The Super Neighborhood has the authority to recommend budget items which affect the local community. Major projects the organization has impacted include the repaving of sections of Beamer Road and the building of football fields at Blackhawk Park location Anyone wishing to work with the organization may call 281-481-5656

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets on Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. at Sagemont Park Community Center. For more information, call Jeanette Sumrall 713-946-3713

Red Hat Society
The Red Hat Society is a national organization of women over 50. The group meets monthly at local restaurants and tea rooms. For more information, call 866-386-2850.