January 24th: Collier County Upcoming Activities
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SINGLESInbetweeners, singles ages 40-65, 6 p.m. Wednesdays during January, Tavern on the Bay, 489 Bayfront Place, Naples; www.inbetweeners.org.
Naples Tennis and Singles Social Mixer, doubles tennis at 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays with mixer, Veterans Park, 1900 Immokalee Road; 254-9665.
Singles Network of Naples, (50+), 6 p.m. Thursdays, Inn at Pelican Bay, 800 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Naples; 263-7379.
Singles Together, 6 p.m. first Tuesday, Ministry Center of St. William, 615 Seagate Drive, Naples; 592-7885.
Solo Singles Club of Collier County, 5-7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, Outback Steakhouse, 4910 U.S. 41 N., Naples, 434-7100; 596-7893.
Southwest Florida Senior Singles Golf League, 50+ with a 36 or less handicap, mornings every Sunday; 597-7349 or 498-8898.
VETERANSAmerican Ex-Prisoners of War, Collier Chapter, luncheon meeting noon, third Monday, Terracina Grand, 6825 Davis Blvd., Naples; 643-3279.
American Legion Post No. 135, 2296 U.S. 41 E.; fish fry, 5-8 p.m. Fridays, 8 p.m.-midnight, karaoke; and steak, ham and chicken dinners 5-8 p.m. Saturdays, music by Angelo, 6:30-10 p.m.; 774-4707.
Archie Turner AmVets Post No. 23, 2727 Bayshore Drive, Naples; AmVets meets at 6 p.m. the first Thursday; ladies auxiliary at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday; Sons of AmVets, 1 p.m. first Sunday; bar bingo featuring free hot dogs and door prizes, 6 p.m. Mondays; free appetizers, 6 p.m. Fridays; 6 p.m. Saturdays, entertainment; Sundays, NasCar races and free appetizers; 417-2626.
Collier County Women Veterans, luncheon, noon third Wednesday, Glades Country Club, 19th Hole Restaurant, 174 Teryl Road, Naples; 262-1673.
Blind and visually impaired veterans, 1 p.m. third Thursday, Golden Gate Community Center, 47901 Golden Gate parkway, Naples; 732-5399.
Combat Infantry Men's Association, third Thursday, call for directions and times; 434-0904.
Freedom Eagles, Florida Chapter 3, 7 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Golden Gate VFW, Post 7721, 800 Neff’s Way, Naples. MIA/POW and veterans issues; 417-9844. Golden Gate Eagles, 4028, 4111 Green Blvd., Naples, 11 a.m. Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, food and drink; 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, dinner; 455-6670.
Golden Gate VFW Post No. 7721, 800 Neff’s Way, Naples, country music, 1 p.m. first Sunday; bingo, 2 p.m. Mondays; dinners, 5:30 p.m., Thursdays and Saturdays; 455-7721.
Jewish War Veterans, 10 a.m. third Sunday, Temple Shalom, 4630 Pine Ridge Road, Naples; 594-7772.
Marco Island VFW Post No. 6370, officers meeting 6:30 p.m., membership meeting, 7 p.m. second Tuesday, Mackle Park, Marco Island; 394-9407.
Marines Past and Present, lunch, 11:15 a.m. Wednesdays, Bianchi’s, Bayfront, 492 Bayfront Place, Naples; 825-9456.
Reserve Officers Association, 11:15 a.m. first Thursday, Collier Athletic Club, 710 Goodlette-Frank Road N., Naples; 353-6874 or 649-0314 .
VFW Post No. 7369, 2405 Linwood Ave., Naples, open daily 9 a.m.; 2 p.m. Sundays, shuffleboard tournament; 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, bingo; 8 p.m.-midnight Saturdays, karaoke with Lester; 793-7369.
Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 706, 7 p.m. third Thursday, VFW Post No. 7721, 800 Neff’s Way, Naples; 572-0205.
SCHOOLS AND COLLEGESBeta Theta Pi Alumni, luncheon at noon, third Wednesday, Collier Athletic Club, 710 Goodlette-Frank Road, Naples; 262-6639.
Boston University Alumni Club, Southwestern Florida, noon second Saturday, Club at the Strand, 5840 Strand Blvd., Naples; 642-4572.
Delta Zeta Alumnae, 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 26, Turtle Club, 9225 Gulf Shore Drive, Naples; 353-7788.
Finch College Alumnae, Friday, Feb. 20, Stonebridge Country Club, 2100 Winding Oaks Way, Naples; 514-7660.
Franklin and Marshall College, 11:30 a.m. fourth Tuesday, H.B.’s on the Gulf, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd., Naples; 403-3916.
Illini, noon first Friday, Stonebridge Country Club, 2100 Winding Oaks Way, Naples; 592-1849.
Marco Island Alumnae Club, 11:30 a.m. fourth Wednesday, Olde Marco Island Inn, 100 Palm St., Marco Island; 642-2916.
Penn State Alumni Chapter of Naples, 11:30 a.m. first Tuesday, Country Club of Naples, 185 Burning Tree Drive, Naples; 597-2851.
Princeton Club of Southwest Florida, luncheon, noon first Tuesday, Northern Trust Bank, 375 Fifth Ave. S., Naples; 262-5560.
Trinity College Club of SW Florida, noon second Wednesday through May, HB’s on the Gulf, Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Resort, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Naples; 596-7780.
University of Illinois, noon Thursday, Jan. 29, Pelican Marsh Golf Club, 1810 Persimmon Drive, Naples; 417-1509 or 593-6223.
University of Pennsylvania Alummi Club of Southwest Florida, noon, first Wednesday, through April, HB’s on the Gulf, Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Resort, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Naples; 775-6951.
University of Virginia Alumni Club of Southwest Florida, noon second Monday, Collier Athletic Club, 710 Goodlette-Frank Road N., Naples; 263-2598.
Williams College Alumni Association, noon first Tuesday, Broadwells, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd., Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Naples; 285-6937.
Yale Club of Southwest Florida, noon second Thursday, The Club at Pelican Bay, 707 Gulf Park Drive, Naples; 348-9476.
SERVICECypress Lodge No. 295 Free and Accepted Masons, dinner, 6 p.m., meeting, 7 p.m. second and fourth Thursday, 5850 U.S. 41 N., Naples; 597-3030.
Free and; Accepted Masons Veritas Masonic Lodge No. 396, 7:30 p.m., first and third Tuesdays, The Shepherd of the Glades Lutheran Church, 6020 Rattlesnake Hammock Road, Naples; 793-3467.
Golden Gate Fraternal Order of Eagles 4028, 4111 Green Blvd., Naples, 7 p.m. first and third Thursday; ladies meet 7 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays; steak or chicken dinner, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays; bingo, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays; fish or shrimp dinner, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Fridays; karaoke, 8 p.m. Fridays; members and guests; 455-6670. Kiwanis Clubs:
■East Naples, breakfast meeting, 7:30 a.m. Fridays, International House Of Pancakes, 1791 Davis Blvd., Naples; 775-1502.
■ Golden Gate, 5:30 p.m. first Wednesday, Mel’s Diner, 12035 Collier Blvd., Naples and breakfast meetings, 7:30 a.m. second-fourth Wednesdays, Golden Gate Community Center 4701 Golden Gate Parkway, Naples; 774-8052.
■ Greater Collier, 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Manatee Middle School, 1920 Manatee Road, Naples; 377-4400.
■ Marco Island, breakfast meeting, 7:30 a.m. Thursdays, Porky’s Restaurant on Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island; 394-3925.
■ Naples, luncheon meeting, noon Tuesdays, Collier Athletic Club, 710 Goodlette-Frank Road N., Naples; 821-1909.
■ Naples-on-the-Gulf, breakfast meeting, 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Perkins Restaurant, 3585 Pine Ridge Road, Naples; 591-8008.
■Northside Naples, breakfast meeting, 7:15 a.m. Thursdays, St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 625 111th Ave., Naples; 263-8383.
■ Pelican Bay, noon Wednesdays, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 4320 U.S. 41 N., Naples; 254-9736.
■ Marco Island, 6:30 p.m., third Wednesday, Konrad’s Restaurant, 599 S. Collier Blvd., Marco Island; 642-8017 or 394-2045.
■ Naples, 11:30 a.m. first and third Tuesday, Grand Buffet, U.S. 41 S. and Bayshore Drive, Naples; 592-1195 or 498-9415.
■ Naples Nites, 6:30 p.m., second and fourth Tuesday, Red Lobster Restaurant, 2355 U.S. 41 N., Naples; 455-4503.
Naples Elks Lodge, 3950 Radio Road, Naples, lunch, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays; dinner, 5-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; and buffet, 5-7:30 p.m. Thursdays; 643-0075.
Naples Masonic Hi-12, 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, Perkins, 3585 Pine Ridge Road, Naples; 352-8047.
Naples Moose Lodge, 3417 Enterprise Ave., Naples, lunches, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday; 8-11 a.m. Sunday, breakfast; spaghetti or ziti dinner, 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays; fish fry, 6-7:30 p.m. Fridays; 6-7:30 p.m. every other Saturday, New York strip steak or barbecue ribs; entertainment Saturday nights; Moose hour from 4-6 p.m. weekdays; hamburgers and hot dogs, Saturday afternoons; 261-0322.
Optimist Club of Naples, 6:15 p.m. first and third Thursday, IHOP, 1921 Davis Blvvd., Naples; 598-1992, 594-7742 or www.naplesoptimisticlub.com
Paradise Coast Pilot Club, 6:30 p.m. third Thursday, Red Lobster Restaurant, 2355 U.S. 41, Naples; 354-3031.
Pilot Club of Naples, 6 p.m. second Thursday, Aston Gardens, 4800 Aston Gardens Way, Naples; 566-1612.
■ Collier, 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Perkins Family Restaurant, 3583 Pine Ridge Road, Naples; 293-8324.
■ Naples, 12:15 p.m. Wednesdays, Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Naples; 404-4032.
■ Naples Bay, 12:15 p.m. Tuesdays, Naples Bath and Tennis Club, 4995 Airport-Pulling road S., Naples; 352-6992.
■ Naples Gulf Shore, 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Naples; 649-3178.
■ Naples Sunset, 6 p.m. Thursdays, Collier Athletic Club, 710 Goodlette-Frank Road, Naples; 353-0252.
■ North Naples, 7:30 a.m. Thursdays, Collier Athletic Club 710 Goodlette-Frank Road N., Naples
■Pelican Bay, 7:30 a.m. Fridays, The Club at Pelican Bay, Naples; 262-4909.
■ Marco Island Sunrise, Tuesdays, 7:15, breakfast; 7:45 a.m. , meeting, Marco Island Yacht Club, 1400 North Collier Blvd., Marco Island ; 642-9122.
■ Marco Island, noon Thursdays, Olde Marco Island Inn; 389-2525.
Marco Island, 11:30 a.m. Fridays, Olde Marco Inn, 100 Palm St., Marco Island; 417-0779.
Naples, 6 p.m., cocktails; 7 p.m., dinner, second Tuesday, Glades Country Club, 174 Teryl Ave., Naples; 598-9829.
World Changers of Florida Inc., 7 p.m. first Thursday, Fifth Third Bank, 900 Goodlette-Frank Road, Second floor, Naples; 774-5866.
Zonta Club of Naples, luncheon meeting, noon first Tuesday, Hilton Naples and Towers, 5111 U.S. 41 N., Naples; 434-7877.
To be included in the calendar the week prior to the event, send time, date, place and phone number to: Naples Daily News, Neapolitan Section, 1075 Central Ave., Naples, FL 34102, or fax: 403-6138. Deadline for Upcoming Activities is noon Tuesday. No phone calls, please. Items in this list are printed on a space-available basis.