The Delaware County Emergency Food and Shelter Board, representing local service agencies, is seeking proposals for emergency food and shelter services by April 1. Nonprofit agencies can apply to administer a $38,517 grant for the Federal Food and Shelter National Board Program to provide emergency services for county residents.

The Delaware County Emergency Food and Shelter Board, representing local service agencies, is seeking proposals for emergency food and shelter services by April 1. Nonprofit agencies can apply to administer a $38,517 grant for the Federal Food and Shelter National Board Program to provide emergency services for county residents.

For more information, contact Debbie Benjamin at the Delaware County Department of Job and Family Services at (740) 833-2326.

3083 Liberty Road, Delaware

For more information on the following programs, to register or to volunteer, call (740) 363-2548.

Healthy Children/Healthy Planet, eight-week discussion course set for Tuesdays through April 21.

"Menu for the Future" discussion course, 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays from April 1 through May 6. Cost is $25 for the book; please read the first chapter before the first session. First session theme is "What's Eating America?"

Simplicity Circle, 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, March 27. Speaker from Compassionate Communication of Central Ohio will discuss nonviolent communication.

Vernal pool monitoring, 9 p.m. on Friday, March 27. Wear mud boots and bring a flashlight for each person in your party. $2 a person or $5 a family.

Herbal Study Group, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month. Cost is $10 a year. (First time is free.)