The Canal Winchester Times

Coming up

Wednesday June 26, 2013 7:17 PM

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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.

Groveport Summer Movie Series, free family movies, 8:30 p.m. June 29, July 27, Aug. 31 and Sept. 28, at the Heritage Park Amphitheatre, 551 Wirt Road. Bring blankets or seating. Concessions will be available for purchase from local nonprofits. The rain location is KidSpace, 630 Wirt Road. For information, call Groveport Town Hall at 614-836-3333.

Groveport Home & Garden Tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 29, with five featured gardens and five featured facilities. Presenters include the Groveport Heritage and Preservation Society, the Groveport Garden Club,and Groveport Town Hall. Tickets are $5 per person; free for children 4 and under.

Make-A-Wish 14th Annual Medical Mutual Columbus Walk for Wishes, 10 a.m. July 13, at Huntington Park and downtown Columbus. Participants can choose either a one- or three-mile walk to help grant wishes for children battling life-threatening medical conditions. A Finish Line Celebration filled with music, food and fun will be held at the conclusion of the walk. Walkers also have the opportunity to meet current and past Wish families. To register as an individual or team, visit wishwalkers.org. Every participant who raises $100 or more will receive an official T-shirt. For more information about this event, contact Chelsea Dobbs at 614-495-3713 or chelsead@makeawishohio.org.

 

Meetings

Canal Winchester Area Historical Society, 7:30 p.m. July 2 in the Hockman Meeting Room at the O.P. Chaney elevator, located at the corner of North High and Oak streets. The speaker will be Theodore Roosevelt-Rough Rider, as portrayed by Larry Marple.

Lupus Foundation of America, Greater Ohio Chapter, Marcy Zitron lupus support group, 6 to 8 p.m. July 8 at Donatos Pizza, 2922 Noe Bixby Road. The support group is an open, small-group environment that encourages discussion among lupus patients and their families. Most discussions focus on the "how-to's" of living with a chronic illness. For more information contact the foundation at 440-717-0183 or visit lupusgreaterohio.org.

AmSpirit Business Connections--Canal Winchester Chapter, 8 a.m. Fridays at Re/Max One, 8233 Howe Industrial Parkway, Canal Winchester. The chapter is interested in identifying other professionals, business owners and sales professionals who wish to become involved with networking. Prospective members are invited to attend three complimentary meetings before joining and are encouraged to bring 30 business cards and to give a brief description of their businesses. For information, contact Rick Wagner, president, at 614-203-3158. For general inquires regarding AmSpirit Business Connections, visit amspirit.com.

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.

 

Support groups

Young Moms Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m. June 28, at Pickerington Christian Church, 575 Diley Road. This program provides practical and emotional support for young and new moms. Children are welcome. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Parents Addressing Teen Challenges at pkpatch@sbclgobal.net or 614-900-5858.

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

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