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Events

Tuesdays@One, a free arts and education program, 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesdays at the Town Hall, 648 Main St., Groveport. Programs are geared toward adults, with several also being "kid-friendly." Advance registration is required; call 614-836-3333.

Fitness Firm, presentation in conjunction with SilverSneaker Program, noon May 22, at the Frances Steube Community Center, 22 S. Trine St. in Canal Winchester. MediGold representative Gary Yurco, a registered nurse, will present "The ABCD's of Medicare." Seniors age 65 and above are eligible to receive Medicare. There also will also be a potluck lunch. For information, contact Fitness Firm at 614-834-4027.

Bloom-Carroll Kiwanis Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 27, in the Shear Art parking lot, during the Lithopolis Memorial Day Festival. Craft vendors are sought. Fees are $25 for a single booth (10x10), $50 for a double booth (20x10), $10 for electricity (limited) and $20 for a not-for-profit booth. Registration is required by May 15. For more information or to request an application, contact Joe Taylor at 614-519-8460 or joe@garnerinsurance.org. The Bloom Carroll Kiwanis Club supports the children of the Bloom Carroll community.

Canal Winchester's 2013 Music & Art in the Park, summer concert series, 6 to 9 p.m. May 17, at Stradley Place. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' first album, this concert will feature Sweet Beats, four actor-musicians dedicated to the recreation of Beatles music and Beatlemania. Other attractions include a fire, police and construction vehicle display and free balloon art. Live art demonstrations and a variety of exhibits by the Canal Winchester Art Guild will be available to view. All events offer fair-style food and non-alcoholic beverages, or guests can bring their own. Attendees are encouraged to bring portable chairs or blankets due to limited seating. Visit canalwinchesterohio.gov for more information.

Historical Aircraft Squadron, annual open house, May 18, (rain date is May 19) at the Fairfield County Airport, 3266 Old Columbus Road, Carroll. Admission and parking are free. Events throughout the day include sky diving, display of Med-Flight's helicopter, an antique car show and Young Eagles plane rides for ages 8 to 17, A tethered hot air balloon sponsored by Keller Farms will be on site, with museum tours all day. Document shredding will take place from 8 to 11 a.m. (two box limit) sponsored by Taylor Chevrolet. Breakfast and lunch will be available. For more information, call 740-653-4778.

 

Health

American Red Cross, blood donation, 2 to 7 p.m. May 14 at the Diley Ridge Medical Center, 7911 Diley Road, Canal Winchester. For appointments call 1-800-733-2767.

 

Meetings

Bloom Carroll Kiwanis Club, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at Greenfield Township Fire Department Community Room, 3245 Havensport Road, Carroll and the fourth Thursday of the month in the Stevenson meeting room at Wagnalls Memorial annex, 150 E. Columbus St., Lithopolis. Service-minded individuals are invited to join. Call Joe at 614-519-8460 or email joe@garnerinsurance.org.

Canal Winchester Gold Star Referrals, 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Bob Evans, 6085 Gender Road. The group meets to exchange referrals and discuss business. Call Paul Workmaster at 614-397-0591 or visit goldstarclubs.com.

The Southeast 9-12 Project, 5 p.m. the second Wednesday and 7 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month. Meeting location varies. For information, call Mike Lyons at 614-561-4040, email info@ses912.com or visit ses912.com.

Canal Winchester Rotary Club, noon to 1 p.m. every Thursday at Shade on the Canal Restaurant, 19 S. High St. Individuals interested in learning more about Rotary are invited to attend. Visit rotarycanalwinchester.org.

Boy Scouts Troop 316, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at Brice United Methodist Church, 3160 Brice Road. Pack is seeking new members. For information or questions, call Tom McInnerney at 614-863-5221 or email tamcereng1989@yahoo.com.

Indians Touchdown Club, 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month in the Canal Winchester High School, Room 174, at 300 Washington St. For more information, visit cwtouchdownclub.com.

Violet Grange 1949, 2 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Violet Township Office, 12970 Rustic Drive, Pickerington.

Destination: Canal Winchester networking group, 8 a.m. the third Friday of the month at Harvest Moon Coffee House, 7 N. High St. Visit destinationcw.org.

Networking Luncheon, sponsored by the Canal Winchester Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the Canal Winchester Senior Center, 22 S. Trine St.. Reservations required. Cost is $12.

 

Support groups

AA, 7 p.m. Thursdays at Peace Christian Center, 88 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester. For information, call 614-837-6689.

Support group for parents of teens or adult children with bi-polar or borderline personality disorders, 6 to 7:30 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month at the Pickerington Senior Center, 150 Hereford Drive, Pickerington. The group is also open to those who have family members with other mental health disorders. Free. For more information, email support4family@hotmail.com.

 

Government

Canal Winchester Village Council, 7 p.m. the first and third Mondays of the month at Town Hall, 10 N. High St.

Planning and zoning commission, 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Town Hall.

Old Town committee meetings, 5:45 p.m. the second Monday of the month at Town Hall.

Finance committee meetings, 5:45 p.m. the first Monday of the month at Town Hall.

Safety committee meetings, 9 a.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Town Hall.

Service committee meetings, 5:45 p.m. the third Monday of the month at Town Hall.

Landmarks commission, 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of the month at Town Hall.

Madison Township Board of Trustees, 6 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Community Center, 4575 Madison Lane, Groveport.

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