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Columbus School for Girls, Third Annual Women's Leadership Network Breakfast, 7:45 to 9 a.m. Feb. 5, in the school's Agnes Jeffrey Shedd Theater and lobby, 56 S. Columbia Ave. Ann V. Klotz, head of the Laurel School and contributing author for The Huffington Post, will speak on the topic, "Cultivating Resilience in Our Girls & In Ourselves." Free.

McConnell Arts Center

The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St. For more information, visit mcconnellarts. org or call 614-431-0329.

WIFA celebration slated for Jan. 30

The Worthington International Friendship Association's International Celebration will start at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at the Worthington Presbyterian Church, 773 High St.

Library notes

The following programs are offered by Worthington libraries. Call 614-807-2626.
Library lines

Sessions boost college knowledge

Post-break blues and winter's cold and gloom can make it difficult for students to get back into the routine of school and studying after the holidays, which is especially problematic for college-bound high schoolers who need to focus on their grades and extracurricular activities.

Celebrating King

The celebration is presented by the Worthington Community Relations Commission, in partnership with the Worthington Libraries, Worthington City Schools and Worthington UMC.
Olentangy Greenway Trail

Metro Parks seeks best path to Highbanks

When it comes to connecting the Olentangy Greenway Trail and Highbanks Metro Park, a lot stands in the way.
Massage-parlors raid

Third human-trafficking suspect surrenders

A third suspect has surrendered to police after last week's raid on three central Ohio massage parlors and a residence.

No openings left in Citizens Academy

The 2015 Citizens Academy, hosted by the Worthington Division of Police, is already full.
Worthington Board of Education

Keegan stays president, meetings set, administrative contracts OK'd

Worthington residents may enjoy a little java while they jive with the next superintendent during a series of "Superintendent Coffees" beginning this month.

WEF's fundraiser goal is $40,000

Organizers of the Worthington Educational Foundation's fourth annual Evening in Support of Excellence hope the community would "Capture the Moment" and support a goal to raise $40,000 for classroom grants.

Duffey gets House chair assignment

State Rep. Mike Duffey (R-Worthington), who represents Dublin, Worthington and parts of Columbus in the Ohio House of Representatives’ 21st District, was appointed chairman of the House Finance and Appropriations Higher Education subcommittee Jan. 22.
Police beat

Worthington: Man leaves Kroger with $1,300 worth of treats, detergent

Worthington police are on the lookout for a man who walked out of the Kroger at 60 E. Wilson Bridge Road on Jan. 11 with an estimated $1,300 worth of candy, beef jerky and laundry detergent.
Boy Scouts Team 243

'Eight for eight' Eagles recognized in Court of Honor

With two strumming guitars and one on drums, eight Worthington-area Eagles serenaded parents and Scoutmasters, singing, "You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains; you raise me up, to walk on stormy seas ..."
Roof repairs completed

Community center pool reopened

It was business as usual Monday, Jan. 12, when the leisure pool at the Worthington Community Center was reopened.

McConnell Arts Center

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. Building admission and parking are free. For information, visit mcconnellarts. org or call 614-431-0329.

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