Open House, sponsored by St. Charles Preparatory School, 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, in the Campus Theatre, 2010 E. Broad St. Speak with faculty members, coaches, students, alumni and advisory board members. School and campus tours will be conducted and refreshments will be served. Call Laurie Berndt at (614) 252-6714 for more information.

Open House, sponsored by St. Charles Preparatory School, 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, in the Campus Theatre, 2010 E. Broad St. Speak with faculty members, coaches, students, alumni and advisory board members. School and campus tours will be conducted and refreshments will be served. Call Laurie Berndt at (614) 252-6714 for more information.

Hiking and Biking Israel Seminar, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, at 11 Lyonsgate Road. Beni Levin will discuss biking and hiking opportunities in Israel. To RSVP, call (614) 581-4251.

Arts and Crafts Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, at the JCC of Greater Columbus, 1125 College Ave. Unique fine arts and crafts created by local artists. Children can enjoy an art activity area. Admission and parking are free. For more information, call (614) 237-5223, ext. 102.

Hadassah Daytime Book Group, 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, in the Buckeye Room of Creekside, 2200 Welcome Place. Group will discuss "The World to Come" by Dara Horn. Call (614) 235-8111 or visit www.columbus.hadassah.org.

Columbus Area Military Wives Club, Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Kensington Place Lutheran Village, 1001 Parkview Blvd. Social hour begins at 11:30 a.m. and lunch will begin at noon. Entertainment will include brain puzzles and trivia. For reservations, call 231-0915 or 527-9529 before Nov. 4.

Berwick Kiwanis Club, noon Thursdays at Berwick Party House, 3250 Refugee Road. Call Francis Smith at 939-1313.

Bexley Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. the first and third Mondays of the month at Wing's Restaurant, 2801 E. Main St.

Bexley Ohio Scholastic Chess Club, an affiliate of the U.S. Chess Federation, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, in the Community Room of Cup O Joe's, 2418 E. Main St. Provides open play and free chess instruction to Bexley scholastic chess players. Contact David Neubauer at 253-7654.

Bexley Club International Training in Communication, 5:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Driving Park Library, 1566 E. Livingston Ave. Call 841-9103 or 253-2554.

The Right Connection-Bexley/Whitehall/Southeast Columbus Chapter, 1 p.m. Monday at Mozart's, 2152 E. Main St. in Bexley. Call Kim Kalfas at 238-9355.

Central Ohio ACLU Working Group Meeting, 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of the month at King Avenue Church, 299 King Ave. Contact www.acluohio.org to register.