Ohio Heritage Tea, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, at Davis-Shai House, 301 Central Parkway, Heath. A celebration of Thomas Edison's world of imagination and his "Miracle of Light" with gourmet tea, scones, tea sandwiches and desserts. Cost is $13.95. Call (740) 788-8942 for reservations.

Ohio Heritage Tea, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, at Davis-Shai House, 301 Central Parkway, Heath. A celebration of Thomas Edison's world of imagination and his "Miracle of Light" with gourmet tea, scones, tea sandwiches and desserts. Cost is $13.95. Call (740) 788-8942 for reservations.

Daddy Daughter Dance, Saturday, Sept. 19, at the YMCA Western Branch, 355 W. Broad St., Pataskala. Door open at 5 p.m., dance from 6 to 8 p.m. For girls of all ages and dads, uncles, brothers or grandfathers. Pre-sale tickets are $10 per couple ($15 at the door) or $15 for one dad and two or more daughters ($20 at the door). Tickets are available at the YMCA.

5K Fundraiser, to benefit Young Life of Licking County, Saturday, Sept. 26, at the OSU-Newark Campus. Registration at 8 a.m., race at 9 a.m. Prizes to first male and female finisher in each age group. Entry fee is $25 through Sept. 21, or $30 after Sept. 21. Register with Suzy Welter at (740) 403-8464 or suzy@lickingcounty.younglife.org.

Davis-Shai House Lunches, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. each Friday through Oct. 30, 301 Central Parkway, Heath. Menu varies weekly, and includes homemade soups, salads, entrees, desserts and beverage with entertainment. Cost of $11.95 may be paid via cash or check. For reservations, call (740) 788-8942.

Breastfeeding Class, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, in the Ruth Ridout Room of Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. A certified lactation consultant will instruct. Partners are welcome. Cost is $15. To register, call 348-4346.

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

Childbirth Education Class, 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Sept. 12, in the Ruth Ridout room of Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. A childbirth educator will teach the class. Expectant mothers should bring a partner, two pillows and a blanket. Cost is $60 per couple. Pre-registration required. Call (740) 348-4346.

Basic Police Academy Information Meeting, 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31, at COTC's Pataskala Campus, 621 W. Broad St. Designed to meet the requirements of the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy. Graduates are recommended to take the state exam. Classes begin during winter quarter on Jan. 4.

Licking County Genealogical Society, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, on the second floor of the Newark Public Library, 101 W. Main St. Fall workshop; bring documents and photos to be scanned and made into a CD. Free and open to the public.

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

Nar-Anon Family Group, 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Cottage at the Kraner Behavioral Health Campus, 80 Granville St., Newark. A companion to Narcotics Anonymous, open to family and friends of people who are using drugs. For information, call Susan at (740) 344-5963.

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 or visit www.lectern.us.

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.

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 at 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.

Schizophrenia Support Group, noon-1 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 65 Messimer Drive, Newark, sponsored by the Mental Health Association.