Life/Local Series, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Bryn Du Mansion, 537 Jones Road. April 28: The garden theme continues with "Perennial Power." Lectures are free and open to the community. Call Bruce Cramer at (740) 587-7053.

Life/Local Series, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Bryn Du Mansion, 537 Jones Road. April 28: The garden theme continues with "Perennial Power." Lectures are free and open to the community. Call Bruce Cramer at (740) 587-7053.

COTC AutoCAD Workshop, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 30, in LeFevre Hall on COTC's Newark Campus, 1179 University Drive. Explore the fundamentals of computer-aided drafting. Free and open to the public. Register at www.cotc.edu.

Appliance and Tire Recycling Day, funded by the CFLP Solid Waste District, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at the Licking County Highway Garage, 775 E. Main St., Newark. Cash only. Ten-tire limit. Call 670-5125.

Stork Tour, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, in the Ruth Ridout Room of Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St., Newark. Expectant parents and those planning a pregnancy are invited to take a guided tour of the maternity floor. Free. Call (740) 348-4346.

Childbirth Education Class, 6-9 p.m. Mondays, May 4 and 11, in the Ruth Ridout Room of Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. A childbirth educator will teach the class. Mothers-to-be should bring a support partner, wear comfortable clothing and bring two pillows and a blanket. Cost is $55 per couple. Pre-registration required. Call (740) 348-4346.

Friends and Family Infant and Child CPR Class, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, in the Ruth Ridout room at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Anyone who cares for young children is welcome to register. Cost is $5. To register, call (740) 348-4346.

Breastfeeding Class, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 6, in the Ruth Ridout room of Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. A certified lactation consultant will provide helpful breastfeeding techniques. Partners of mothers-to-be are welcome. Cost is $15. To register, call (740) 348-4346.

Celebrate Recovery, a biblically-based recovery program for adults, 6 p.m. Fridays at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road. Includes dinner and childcare to age 11. Call 866-5864, ext, 115.

Moundbuilders Toastmasters Club, 7 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month in room 71 of Hopewell Hall at the OSU Newark Campus. Call (740) 361-8727.

Land of Legend Woodcarvers Club, 5 p.m. workshop, 7 p.m. meeting the second Tuesday of each month in The Works conference room, 55 S. First St., Newark. Call Lynn Kitzmiller at (614) 855-714.

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 587-0707.

Families Anonymous, 7:30 p.m. Fridays, Our Savior Lutheran Church, 1137 Sharon Valley Road, Newark. A support group for families of those suffering from addiction. Call 587-4510.

Families in Touch/Journey of Hope Support Group for families of those experiencing mental illness, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Mental Health Association of Licking County, 65 Messimer Drive, Newark. Call 522-1341.

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group, sponsored by Licking Memorial Hospital and Hospice of Central Ohio, 7 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of the month at Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road. Call (740) 344-0311.