More Worthington News
Trick-or-Treat Night, 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 in the city of Worthington. Worthington schedules this event Halloween, Oct. 31 each year, no matter what day Halloween falls on. Columbus has the same time scheduled.
* Grace Bachmann of Worthington, a student at Denison University, was chosen as a 2016 summer research scholar, conducting in-depth projects at Denison or off-campus.
Joseph Anastasi's subjects may not be what visitors to the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center are accustomed to.
Fight against colorectal cancer
Every year since Carleen Taylor established the Race for Hope in 2004, she's donned a T-shirt on race day bearing the names of people who have been lost to colorectal cancer.
Worthington police reported they arrested a woman and charged her with drug trafficking after finding suspected cocaine and pills in her vehicle during a traffic stop.
Instead of the colors of their school or favorite sports team, some children will be leaving a few orthodontists' offices in central Ohio with pink smiles this month.
Scary-good fun is planned at all three Worthington Libraries locations this month.
Worthington City Schools recently finished the first round of community meetings for the Master Facilities Planning process. Thank you to the hundreds of community members and staff who participated in these important meetings for our schools and community.
Worthington Kilbourne High School Principal Angie Adrean said her trip to Washington, D.C., was a perfect opportunity to share best practices and engage in dialogue with other educators.
Jeff Smith no longer has opening-day jitters.
Mayor's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. Oct. 20 at the Holiday Inn Columbus N., 7007 N. High St., Worthington. The Rev. Dr. Linda Mercadante will present "Spiritual But Not Religious: One Person's Journey," and community members will share brief readings from the holy books of Islam, Christianity and Judaism. The cost is $25 per person, and the registration deadline is Oct. 13. For more information, call 614-832-9310.
The Worthington Fire Department will conduct fire hydrant checks over the next couple of weeks.
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.
The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St. The MAC is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Late hours until 9 p.m. are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information, visit mcconnellarts.org or call 614-431-0329.
Louis Weiss of the Worthington area will perform in Columbus Children's Theatre's "Sleepy Hollow: A Musical Tale" at Park Street Theatre, 512 Park St.