Groveport Recreation Center, Dinner with the Bunny, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 5 at 7370 Groveport Road. Dinner will consist of hot dog, snack, dessert and beverage. Registration is necessary by April 2. All parties who wish to sit together should arrive together. Cost is $5. A $5 late fee per family will be assessed if registering after deadline, provided space is available. For more information contact recreation coordinator Vance Casebolt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-836-1000, ext. 1505.
Canal Winchester Area Historical Society, presentation featuring Jim Huffman, artist of the "Winchester on the Canal" mural that originally hung at the Canal Winchester Bank, 7:30 p.m. April 1 in the Hockman Meeting Room at the O.P. Chaney Elevator, corner of North High and Oak streets. The mural, depicting Canal Winchester in June of 1887, now hangs in the O.P. Chaney elevator. The meeting is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served.
Knights of Columbus, Lenten Fish Fries, 5 to 7 p.m. March 28 and April 4 at the Church of Our Lady, 5225 Refugee Road. The menu includes a choice of freshly prepared fried or baked fish, fries or macaroni and cheese, homemade coleslaw, salad, roll, cheese-potato soup, homemade dessert and a beverage. The Columbian Squires will sell pop for 75 cents a can. Cost is $8 per meal, $10 for all you can eat, $4 for children ages 3-12 and free for children under age 3. Children's meals may consist of servings of macaroni and cheese and fries instead of fish. Proceeds support the charitable works of Council No. 11188. For more information call Mike Jacobs at 614-271-6722.
Groveport Recreation Center, Dinner with the Bunny, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 5 at 7370 Groveport Road. Dinner will consist of hot dog, snack, dessert and beverage. Registration is necessary by April 2. All parties who wish to sit together should arrive together. Cost is $5. A $5 late fee per family will be assessed if registering after deadline, provided space is available. For more information contact recreation coordinator Vance Casebolt at 614-836-1000, ext. 1505.
Groveport Bridal, Prom & Party Show, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 6 at the Links At Groveport. Style show is at 2 p.m. More than 30 vendors wii participate. Door prizes will be given away. Admission is $2, donated to the Groveport Madison Choir Boosters.
Canal Winchester Area of Commerce, luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 9 at the Canal Winchester Community Center, 22 S. Trine St. Canal Winchester Local School District Superintendent James Sotlar will be the keynote speaker. Community members and business professionals are invited. Reservations may be made in advance for $12 per person by calling 614-837-1556.
Crossroads Church in Lithopolis and Lancaster, Easter Mega Egg Hunt, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 12 at Miller Park, 409 Memorial Drive, Lancaster, and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 19 at the Canal Winchester High School football field. Children are invited to hunt for 25,000 eggs. The event also includes face painting, food and music.Health
Medicare Counseling, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at Wexner Heritage Village, 1151 College Ave. Additional sessions are available from 10 a.m. to noon on the first Wednesday and the third Monday of each month. Enrollment options, prescription drug plans and their benefits, Medicare Advantage plans, financial assistance programs for people with limited incomes and long-term care insurance will be discussed. The free, confidential, one-on-one service is offered in partnership with the Ohio Department of Insurance's Senior Health Insurance Information Program. For an appointment, call Anne at 614-795-0927.Meetings
Columbus Military Wives Club, 11:30 a.m. April 9 at Kensington Place, Lutheran Village, 1001 Parkview Blvd., Bexley. The program will be a Yong Chan "Boxing for Women" performance with Lurean Dunan from China. For reservations, due one week in advance, or for more information call Ann Hallenbrook at 614-837-6283 or Mabel Edwards at 614-866-2625.
Canal Winchester Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10523, 7:30 to 9 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at the Community-Senior Center, 22 S. Trine St., Canal Winchester. Membership is open to any military combat veteran, regardless of race, rank, gender, etc. This is a non-drinking post. For more information call Rick Williams at 614-735-0983 or Sam Armstead, 614-837-1513.
Canal Winchester Gold Star Referrals, 8:30 a.m. Thursdays at O'Charley's, 6224 Gender Road. The group meets to exchange referrals and discuss business. Call Paul Workmaster at 614-397-0591.
AmSpirit Business Connections--Canal Winchester Chapter, 8 a.m. Fridays at O'Charley's, 6224 Gender Road, Canal Winchester. The chapter is interested in identifying business owners and sales professionals who wish to benefit from qualified referrals. Prospective members are invited to attend three complimentary meetings, encouraged to bring business cards and to give a brief description of their businesses. For more information, contact Rick Wagner, president, at 614-203-3158.
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, 150 E. Columbus St., Lithopolis. Service-minded individuals are invited to join. Call Joe Taylor at 614-519-8460.
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.
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.
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.Support groups
12-STEP Life Recovery Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Sundays at Gender Road Christian Church, 5336 Gender Road. Open to those coping with substance abuse and overeating, as well as friends and family.
Emotions Anonymous, meeting of a new chapter, 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 268 Hill Road N., Pickerington. No dues or fees are required. Emotions Anonymous offers a 12-step program to help people cope with stress in daily living and to live a healthier emotional life. EA is not affiliated with any other organization. Members attend for various reasons, among them depression, anxiety, relationship problems and other emotional difficulties. For more information call Paul at 614-562-5300.
GriefShare, 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at Pickerington Church of the Nazarene, 11775 Pickerington Road NW, Pickerington. Griefshare is a nondenominational group and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics. For more information call 614-837-8824.
AA, 7 p.m. Thursdays at Peace Christian Center, 88 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester. For information, call 614-837-6689.
Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month at Winchester Place, 36 Lehman Drive. Open to anyone affected by Alzheimer's disease. Call Michele Ross at 614-834-2273 before attending the first time to verify the meeting time.
Grief Support Group, meets for lunch at noon the first Wednesday of the month at the Fairfield County District Library, 219 N. Broad St., Lancaster. Sponsored by Fairhope Hospice. Call 740-654-7077.
Reformers Unanimous International Addiction Abstinence, a faith-based program, 7 p.m. Fridays, Heritage Baptist Church, 470 Groveport Road. Call 614-837-6772.
FairHope Hospice & Palliative Care Inc. PALS Night, a free monthly grief support group for children and teens, 5 to 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 125 N. Eastwood Ave. in Lancaster. Open to those dealing with the loss of a parent, caregiver or sibling. Monthly activities include pet therapy, art activities, locomotor and song and music therapy. For more information, call 740-475-0699 or 800-994-7077.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.