Meet the Author, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Gahanna Library, 101 S. Stygler Road. Area authors will present their work and answer questions about the writing process. Open to the public.

Meet the Author, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Gahanna Library, 101 S. Stygler Road. Area authors will present their work and answer questions about the writing process. Open to the public.

Parent Seminars, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 5 and 12, at Brookwood Presbyterian Church, 2685 E. Livingston Ave. Oct. 5: “Help Your Child Develop Organizational Skills.” Oct. 12: “Charter Schools and Special Needs Students: Understanding the School’s Obligations and Your Child’s Rights.” Free. Reservations required. Call (614) 235-3451.

Free Living Trusts Seminar, 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, at the Reynoldsburg Library, 1402 Brice Road. Learn about the use of living trusts as an estate planning tool. To register, visit www.LivingTrustsOhio.com.

Medical Clinic, held by Vineyard Community Church, 6:30-8:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the church, 15187 Palmer Road in Reynoldsburg. Free sports and school physicals, health screenings and treatment for non-emergency illnesses. VCC food pantry is also open at this time.

Columbus Area Military Wives Club, Wednesday, Oct. 12, at Kensington Place, Lutheran Village, 1001 Parkview Blvd. Social hour at 11:30 a.m., lunch at noon. Gahanna Lincoln High School chamber orchestra will perform. For reservations, call Ann Hallenbrook at (614) 877-6283 or Mabel Edwards at (614) 866-2625.

GRIN (Gahanna Residents in Need), 6:30 p.m. the last Thursday of the month at Mifflin Presbyterian Church, 123 Granville St. GRIN offers food pantry and financial assistance from 6-8 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of the month, 9 a.m.-noon the second and fourth Wednesdays and from 6 to 8 p.m. the last Tuesday of the month. For more information, email grin_gahanna@yahoo.com.

Gahanna Toastmasters, 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month at Good Samaritan Church, 620 McCutcheon Road. Call Alan Meisterman at 475-2898 or visit www.gahannatoastmasters.com.

Gahanna 9-12 Project, 10 a.m. the third Saturday of the month at Kemba Financial Credit Union, 555 Officenter Place.

Christian Marketplace Network Westerville Chapter, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. the third Friday of each month at MCL Restaurant, 60 Westerville Square. Visitors are welcome. Call Jerry King at (614) 899-9870 or email Columbus-NE-Westerville@cmn-usa.org.

Capitol City Barbershop Chorus, 7-9 p.m. Mondays at Gahanna Community Congregational Church, 470 Havens Corners Road.

La Leche League of Gahanna, 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the Gahanna Branch Library, 310 Granville St. Mothers, infants, mothers-to-be are welcome. Call Heather at 414-0555 or Barbara at 269-7181.

Community Bible Study, for women and children through sixth grade, 9:30-11 a.m. Thursdays at Peace Lutheran Gahanna, 455 Clark State Road. Visit columbusnortheastcbs.org or call (614) 855-9832.

Sunrise Masonic Lodge 783, 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 211 W. Johnstown Road, Gahanna.

Soroptimist International of Northeast Suburban Franklin County, an organization for professional women, 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of the month at the Mifflin Township Administrative Building, 155 Olde Ridenour Road.

Celebrate Recovery, a Bible-based recovery program for adults, 6 p.m. Fridays at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road. Includes dinner and childcare. Call 866-5864, ext. 115.

Kiwanis Club of Eastern Columbus, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, at the VFW, 4100 E. Main St. Visit the Web site at www.kiwanis.org.

Olde Gahanna Community Partnership, 8:15 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the Olde Gahanna Sanctuary, 82 N. High St. The group represents business and residents in the Olde Gahanna area. For more information, visit www.oldegahanna.com.

Book Club, 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the Gahanna Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 310 Granville St. Call Ann at 478-2928 for more information.

Gahanna Jaycees, 7 p.m. the last Monday of the month at Massey’s Pizza, 261 Lincoln Circle.

Gahanna Historical Society, 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the John Clark House, 101 S. High St. New members welcome.

Gahanna Kiwanis Club, 7:15 p.m. Mondays except for the first Monday of the month, when the club meets at 6:30 p.m. for a meal. All meetings are held at the Gahanna Municipal Golf Course, 220 Olde Ridenour Road. Call Frank Walker at 901-9935.

Gahanna Sertoma Club, 6:30 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of the month. For information and meeting location, call Louis Posner at 476-3332.

Gahanna Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month at VFW Post 4719, 75 W. Johnstown Road. Call Chuck Rees at (614) 475-5557.

Gahanna Rotary Club, noon Wednesdays at the Jefferson Country Club, 7271 Jefferson Meadows Drive, Blacklick. Call Brad Schneider at 471-8444.

Rocky Fork Blacklick Accord, 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at New Albany Village Hall, 99 W. Main St.

Gahanna Black Parents Association, 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at GLHS, room A160, 140 S. Hamilton Road.

Friends of Big Walnut Creek and Tributaries, 7:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month, 4991 Johnstown Road. Call R.C. Bostard at (614) 470-9699.

New Neighbors League of Columbus, luncheon the second Tuesday of each month, get-acquainted coffee the third Wednesday. Visit www.newneighborscolumbus.com for meeting times and locations. For information on becoming a member, email nnlcolumbus@yahoo.com.

Power Lunch Columbus, a weekly workplace lunch-hour ministry, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Wednesdays, at the Ohio Theatre, 55 E. State St. Rev. Charles Montgomery officiates. Free. For more information, call Kimberly Montgomery at (614) 206-7962.

Gahanna City Council meets the first and third Mondays of the month at 7 p.m. at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Mifflin Township trustees meet the third Tuesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. at the township meeting hall, 155 Olde Ridenour Road.

Jefferson Township trustees meet at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the township hall, 6545 Havens Road.

Gahanna Civil Service Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Gahanna Parks and Recreation Board meets at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Gahanna Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.