TODAY

LAUREL NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, support for drug abusers and their families. 7 p.m. Thursdays and Mondays, Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Rd., Laurel. Free. 301-497-7914.

GREENBELT BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT, for widows, widowers and those grieving the loss of a partner, led by volunteers from Patuxent Widowed Persons Service and sponsored by AARP. 7-9 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 28, Greenbelt Community Center, 25 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt. Free; reservations required. 301-441-8943.

FRIDAY

LAUREL AL-ANON MEETINGS, support for friends and families of alcoholics. 7 p.m. Fridays and Sundays, Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Rd., Laurel. Free. 301-490-7140.

SUNDAY

CPR FOR INFANTS AND CHILDREN, for ages 15 and older, what to do for an infant or child who has stopped breathing, is choking or whose heart has stopped beating, nd how to use emergency medical services effectively. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Prince George's County Red Cross Office, 6206 Belcrest Rd., Hyattsville. $40; registration required. 301-559-8500 or www.redcrossnca.org.

LUPUS SUPPORT GROUP, for those with lupus and their families, sponsored by the Lupus Foundation. 2:30-4:30 p.m. the third Sunday of each month, Southern Maryland Hospital Center, 7503 Surratts Rd., Clinton. Free. 301-877-5700.

MONDAY

FORESTVILLE MALL WALKERS, supervised, all-weather walking with free blood pressure monitoring; mothers are encouraged to bring youngsters in strollers. Sponsored by Southern Maryland Hospital Center. 8-9:30 a.m. weekdays, Forest Village Park Mall, Pennsylvania Avenue and Donnell Drive, Forestville. Free; register in the mall's Center Court. 301-877-5700.

MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP, for those with mental illness, their friends and families, sponsored by Prince George's County Department of Aging and the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. 1-3 p.m. the second Monday of each month, Bowie Senior Center, music room, 14900 Healthcare Dr., Bowie. Free. 301-322-1900.

BOWIE NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, support for drug abusers and their families and friends. 8 p.m., Belair Baptist Church, 2801 Belair Dr., Bowie. Free. 301-249-8088.

CLINTON WEIGHT MANAGEMENT CLASS, 11 a.m.-noon the second and fourth Mondays of each month, Southern Maryland Hospital Center, 7503 Surratts Rd., Clinton. Free. 301-877-4558.

TUESDAY

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT, for survivors and their families. 6:30-8:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, Colony South Hotel and Conference Center, 7401 Surratts Rd., Clinton. Free. 301-877-5700.

BLADENSBURG LUPUS SUPPORT GROUP, for those with lupus and their families, sponsored by the Lupus Foundation of Greater Washington. 7 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, Bladensburg Visitors Center, 4317 Edmonston Rd., Bladensburg. Free. 301-927-1457.

FUTURE EVENTS

GREENBELT HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR, health screenings, topics and activities for seniors, sponsored by the City of Greenbelt, Doctor's Community Hospital and Alternacare. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 14, Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt. Admission and cholesterol, hearing, vision and blood pressure screenings and body fat analysis are free; flu shots and bone density tests, $25. 301-345-7203.

ALZHEIMER'S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT, coping strategies for families and caregivers of those with Alzheimer's disease. 5-6 p.m. Oct. 14, Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Library, 7503 Surratts Rd., Clinton. Free. 301-877-5700.

MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP, for families and caregivers of those with mental illness, sponsored by the National Alliance of the Mentally Ill. 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 14, Dyer Health Clinic, 9314 Piscataway Dr., Clinton. Free. 301-856-8221.

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, for those coping with breast cancer, sponsored by Southern Maryland Hospital Center. 7:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 18 and the third Monday of each month, Colony South Hotel and Conference Center, 7401 Surratts Rd., Clinton. Free. 301-877-4278.

BELTSVILLE GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP, for people ages 6-16 who have lost a loved one. 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and the first and third Tuesdays of each month, Hospice of Prince George's County, 11700 Beltsville Rd., Suite 100, Beltsville. Free; registration required. 301-572-2489.

HEART FAILURE INFORMATION, symptoms and management. 10-11 a.m. Oct. 26, Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Cardiopulmonary Rehab Department, 7503 Surratts Rd., Clinton. Free; reservations required. 301-877-5700.

ADULT CPR CLASSES, for ages 15 and older, how to reduce the risk of heart attack, recognize symptoms and provide care to reduce the chance of cardiac arrest; how to care for an adult who has stopped breathing; and more. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 27, Prince George's County Red Cross Office, 6206 Belcrest Rd., Hyattsville. $40; registration required. 301-559-8500 or www.redcrossnca.org.

LANDOVER AQUATIC EXERCISE CLASSES, for ages 18 and older, pool exercises for those with arthritis, muscle fatigue or chronic pain, and for those rehabilitating from surgery. 10:30-11:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 2-Dec. 9, Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Rd., Landover. $51; nonresidents of Prince George's and Montgomery counties, $61. 301-583-2400 or www.pgsportsandlearn.com.

-- Compiled by LISA MARTIN