Events and programs
Greater Columbus Right to Life, Spiritus 2013 featuring the Rev. Walter Hoye II, 6 p.m. Aug. 18, at Villa Milano, 1630 Schrock Road. Dinner is $25, VIP Reception is $50 and includes dinner. To register, visit gcrtl.org or call 614-445-8508.
The 13th Annual Arthritis Foundation Wine & Dine, 6 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 22, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Battelle South, 400 N. High St. A VIP Tasting Room will be open from 5 to 6 p.m., followed by the main event. More than 30 restaurant and wine distributors will participate. The Conspiracy Band will perform and there will be a silent auction. VIP tickets are $150 and general admission tickets are $100. Proceeds will benefit the foundation's programs and research. Tickets can be purchased online at arthritiswineanddine.com or at the door.
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 in January each year to organize for that year and thereafter on an as needed basis. Agendas and minutes for all meetings are available online at gahanna.gov. For more information, call the city clerk's office at 614-342-4090.
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.
Gahanna Landscaping Board meets at 6 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.