Check out the roundup of local events, meetings, etc., for the coming week.
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Johnstown Relay for Life, 7 p.m. Friday, July 27, through noon Saturday, July 28, at Johnstown High School, 401 S. Oregon St. For information visit main.acsevents.org.
Police vs. Fire Charity Softball Game, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 28, at the Johnstown High School baseball field. Tickets are $5, with all proceeds going to Relay for Life.Health
Safe Sitter, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 27 and 28, in the auditorium at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Adolescents will learn how to care for young children. Cost is $40 for both days and includes a Safe Sitter kit. To register call 740-348-4341.
Maternity Tour for parents-to-be, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 29, in the first-floor conference rooms at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. To register for the free tour or for more information about maternity services, call 740-348-4346.
Newborn Basics class, 6 to 8:30 p.m. July 30 in the first-floor conference rooms at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Cost is $10 per family. To register, call 740-348-4346.
Prenatal Breastfeeding Basics Class, 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 1 in the first-floor conference rooms at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Cost is $20 per family. To register, call 740-348-4346 or e-mail firstimpressions@LMHealth.org.
Blood pressure clinic, 10 to 11 a.m. the fourth Monday of each month at the Licking County Health Department, 675 Price Road. Call 740-349-6535.Meetings
Friday Night Frenzy, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. the second Friday of each month at Christian Endeavor UMC, 1415 Londondale Parkway in Newark. Enjoy an evening of fun and food. All ages invited. Call 740-344-2351.
Walk by Faith, 7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, and 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Johnstown High School track, 401 S. Oregon St. Program is sponsored by Faith Fellowship Church. The group will not meet if the temperature is below 40 degrees or if it is raining.
Licking County Democratic Club, 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Don Hill Licking County Administration Building, 20 S. Second St. in Newark
The Licking Heights Athletic Boosters meet at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Licking Heights High School, 4000 Mink St. in Pataskala.
Nar-Anon Family Group, 7 p.m. Wednesdays at 80 Granville St. in Newark. Nar-Anon Family Group is a companion, but separate program, to Narcotics Anonymous. Meetings are open to family and friends of people who are using drugs. For more information, call Susan at 740-344-5963.
Land of Legend Woodcarvers Club, 5 p.m. workshop, 7 p.m. meeting the first Tuesday of each month at the First Baptist Church of Newark, 1000 Granville Road. Call Harry Limings at 740-967-0660 for information
Bryn Du Governance Commission, 7 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month at the Bryn Du Mansion property. Meetings are open to the public. Call 740-587-0707.Support groups
Families Anonymous, 7:30 p.m. Fridays at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 1137 Sharon Valley Road in Newark. This is a support group for families of those suffering from addiction. Call 740-587-4510.
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group, sponsored by Licking Memorial Hospital and Hospice of Central Ohio, 7 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month at Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road in Newark. Call 740-344-0311.
Schizophrenia Support Group, sponsored by Mental Health America of Licking County, noon to 1 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 65 Messimer Drive in Newark.
Survivors After Suicide, sponsored by Mental Health America, 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in the MHA offices, 65 Messimer Drive in Newark. Call 740-522-1341 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.