The next Coping with Life Alone course for divorced, widowed, or separated begins Thursday, February 22nd, 6:30pm, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. This 6-week course is designed to help individuals work through the trauma of losing a spouse through death or divorce. The Beginning Experience programs, sponsored by the diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, offer strength and growth through a community of friendship, support and prayer. Cost is $20; scholarships are available. Contact Mary Alice Krueger, 838.4651 for more information.