Grandview Avenue Farmers' Market, 10th season, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, July through October, in the parking lot of Vino Vino, Grandview Avenue and Third. The market is hosted by the Wagenbrenner Co., operated by Pearl Alley Growers', with support from Fifth by Northwest Commission. The market offers farm fresh seasonal produce, honey, fresh herbs, cut flowers, handmade herbal soaps, and homemade jams and jellies. For more information, contact Marcy Musson, market manager, at 419-674-4719.

Events and programs

Grandview Avenue Farmers' Market, 10th season, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, July through October, in the parking lot of Vino Vino, Grandview Avenue and Third. The market is hosted by the Wagenbrenner Co., operated by Pearl Alley Growers', with support from Fifth by Northwest Commission. The market offers farm fresh seasonal produce, honey, fresh herbs, cut flowers, handmade herbal soaps, and homemade jams and jellies. For more information, contact Marcy Musson, market manager, at 419-674-4719.

District 18 State Rep. Michael Stinziano (D-Columbus), Community Hours, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15, at the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave. Constituents are invited to share ideas and discuss issues. For more information, call Stinziano's office at 614-466-1896.

Ohio State University's Program 60, registration information session, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 8, in the Barbie Tootle Room on the third floor of the Ohio Union at OSU. Volunteers will be available to answer questions and help in selecting a course of study. This session, sponsored by the Program 60 Association, will be an informal setting providing individual guidance on course selection and registration procedures for Ohio residents age 60 or older. Participants attend classes, at no cost on a non-credit, non-degree basis, tuition-free. The autumn term runs Aug. 21 through Dec. 3.

Sixth Annual Kayak for a Cure Columbus, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 24 at Genoa Park. Kayaks and gear will be provided for those who do not have their own. No experience is necessary, as professional guides will provide instruction. Paddleboards and canoes also are welcome. A light breakfast will be served prior to the paddle and lunch will be served following the paddle. All funds raised will be donated to the Nationwide Children's Center for Childhood Cancer Research. Participants who register before Aug. 10 will receive an event T-shirt. For more information go to http://kayakforacure.org/events/columbus/, click Register For Event or Donate Now. For questions email ken@kayakforacure.org.

Columbus Wine Festival, presented by Giant Eagle, 4 to 10 p.m. Aug. 9, and 2 to 8 p.m. Aug. 10, at the Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 E. Broad St. Guests will have the opportunity to taste from more than 300 wines from around the world, while those who prefer beer can enjoy a wide sampling in the International Beer Garden. Adult wine tasting tickets are $29 in advance and $35 at the door. There are no handling or processing fees for online orders. Admission tickets include a souvenir wine glass, 10 tastings, food and wine seminars, cooking demos, musical entertainment and the opportunity to purchase wine at a discount. Additional tasting coupons may be purchased at the festival. Designated driver tickets are $10 in advance or at the door; those under 21 admitted free when accompanied by paid adult. This ticket includes two non-alcoholic drinks and a souvenir wine glass upon departure. For phone orders, call 877-772-5425. An additional $2 order processing/handling fee applies for phone orders. A portion of the festival's proceeds will benefit Franklin Park Conservatory. For more details, visit columbuswinefestival.com.

Clintonville Woman's Club, summer lunch series open to the community, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 21, at the clubhouse, 3951 N. High St. The luncheon will feature ham loaf and a side dish. There are options for entree or salad bar including beverage and roll priced separately or in combination. Dessert also is available. Reservations are encouraged, but walk-ins are accepted. Call ahead to reserve a card table. For more information, call the club at 614-268-5525.

AARP Foundation Senior Community Service Employment Program assists unemployed Franklin, Delaware and Licking county workers age 55 and over with securing employment. The program offers paid work experience, specialized training, upgrading of skills and job-search assistance. Age, income and residency requirements apply. Call 614-258-7295 or 614-322-0600, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Health

Central Ohio Diabetes Association, free educational program with diabetes care advocate Amy Hayes, 6 p.m. Aug. 19, at 1100 Dennison Ave. The program, "Taking Control," will focus on diabetes self-management and lifestyle strategies based on Hayes' extensive training and personal experience living with diabetes. For more information or to sign-up, contact Jenny Shrodes at 614-884-4400.

Universal Low Vision Aids, demonstratration of Dragon naturally speaking voice dictation and new low vision products, 8:30 a.m. Sept. 6 at 1350 W. Fifth Ave., 112. There will be free refreshments, door prizes and food from Five Guys. For more information, call 614-224-6465.

Beyond Healing-Living Well with Cancer, yoga sessions for people with cancer and their families, 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays at Grow Yoga, 1780 W. Fifth Ave. Free program of gentle poses and meditation for relaxation and stress reduction. For information, call Patti Petrella, facilitator, at 614-406-8941.

Columbus Speech & Hearing Center, Huntington Hearing Health Program in partnership with Huntington Bank, offering free hearing screenings from 1 to 4 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, Columbus Speech & Hearing Center, 510 E. North Broadway. Screenings will be offered to those ages 5 and older throughout 2013. To schedule appointments, call 614-261-5452.

Meetings

University Kiwanis, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Panera Bread, 300 W. Lane Ave. Call President Kent Williamson at 614-451-2957.

Northwest Kiwanis, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the MCL Cafeteria in Kingsdale Center. For more information, visit northwestkiwanis.com.

Tri-Village Sertoma, noon Wednesdays at the Fawcett Center, 2400 Olentangy River Road. Potential new members invited. Call 614-274-5900.

Assistance League of Metro Columbus, 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of the month at Overbrook Presbyterian Church, 4131 N. High St. Call 614-404-8709.

Tri-Village Noon Lions Club, noon the first Tuesday of the month at the Winking Lizard, 1380 Bethel Road. All are invited. Call Brad Gambill at 614-374-9333.

Government

Grandview Heights City Council, 7 p.m. the first and third Mondays at the municipal building, 1016 Grandview Ave.

Support groups

Lupus Foundation of America, Greater Ohio Chapter, Upper Arlington lupus support group, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5, at the Upper Arlington Public Library, 2800 Tremont 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 the website at lupusgreaterohio.org.

Eating disorder support groups for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder support group and family and friends,6:30 to 8 p.m., the first and third Tuesdays of each month (except holidays), at the Center for Balanced Living, 445 E. Granville Road, Buildings M, N and O, Worthington. Free, but donations are accepted. For information, call 614-293-9550.

People With Cancer Group, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at First Community Church, 1320 Cambridge Blvd. Elaine Manley, a registered nurse, leads this group for those with any type or stage of cancer. For information, call Manley at 614-499-1152.