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Coming up

Columbus Folk Music Society's FolkSide Coffeehouse, 8 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Columbus Mennonite Church, 35 Oakland Park Ave. Scottish/Celtic band Mad Maudlin will be featured. Suggested donation at the door is $7, those under age 12 are admitted free. Open Jam is set for 6 to 7 p.m., followed by open mic until 8 p.m. Guests are asked to bring a can of food for donation to a local pantry. For more information, visit

Library notes

The following programs are offered by Worthington libraries. Old Worthington Library is at 820 High St.; Northwest Library is at 2280 Hard Road; and Worthington Park Library is at 1389 Worthington Centre Drive. Call 614-807-2626.

Scientifically inventive

According to organizers, Science Day helps students learn and practice critical-thinking, technological-design and investigative skills.

Kilbourne Singers to perform Feb. 28

Worthington Kilbourne High School's Kilbourne Singers will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church.

Worthington Kilbourne honor roll

Worthington Kilbourne HS honor roll.
Library lines

Contest calls for creativity

Entries in last year's Worthington Libraries' All-Ages Poetry Competition were full of creativity, painting bright, vivid pictures of places real and imagined.

Meetings slated to gather input on 2015-16 priorities

The Worthington City School District is seeking input from residents on district goals and priorities for next school year.
No governing power

New committee will focus on bicycle paths, walkway options

In Worthington's recent history, council members and staff members have set out to improve the city's bike paths and walkway options, particularly in downtown Worthington, where the city has been set up for cars, not foot and bike traffic.
Bright or gifted

Board gets lesson on how advanced students served

Worthington Board of Education members took a crash course this week in how the district identifies and serves gifted students.

Kroger donation will help resource pantry purchase new, larger home

Thanks to a donation from The Kroger Co., the Worthington Resource Pantry should have a new home soon.
KMS drama club

'Family Album' lets students improvise, play leads

The Kilbourne Middle School drama club is calling "all hands on deck" for its vignette play, Family Album, in which each of 24 scenes is based on a photo-album memory.
Police beat

Worthington: Bitter cold didn't stop catalytic-converter thieves

Single-digit and even subzero temperatures didn't stop thieves from crawling under cars overnight to steal catalytic converters.
National School Breakfast Week

In Worthington schools, focus is on whole grains

Breakfast boosts brainpower, according to many nutritionists, so several local school districts offer breakfast at low or no cost to students every school day, not just during National School Breakfast Week, which begins March 2.
March community meetings

Community input sought on goals, priorities for 2015-16

Worthington City Schools leaders are asking the community to work with the district's next superintendent to set goals and priorities for the next school year.

Coming up

Worthington Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through April at the Shops at Worthington Place. Produce, plants, meats and other homemade foods, desserts and crafts will be available.

Church concert set for Feb. 21

The Worthington Kilbourne High School choir Kilbourne Singers will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 10700 S. Liberty Road, Powell.

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