Bishop Watterson High School, Eagle Auction, Oct. 12 in the south addition of Bishop Watterson, 99 E. Cooke Road. This annual event includes music, dancing, food, and live and silent auctions. This year's theme is "We Are Watterson." Registrater online at bishopwatterson.com.

Events and programs

Congregation Beth Tikvah, Shishim Group for members 60 and over, Oct. 10. Congregants Janet Golder, a pharmacist, will explain how best to buy, store, use and dispose of medications and Ohio State University pharmacology professor Rich Fertel will provide a primer on herbal medicines. The program is open to all but reservations are required for lunch. Congregation Beth Tikvah is a reform synagogue located in Worthington. For more information contact the temple office at 614-885-6286.

Bishop Watterson High School, Eagle Auction, Oct. 12 in the south addition of Bishop Watterson, 99 E. Cooke Road. This annual event includes music, dancing, food, and live and silent auctions. This year's theme is "We Are Watterson."

Classes and workshops

Credit Union of Ohio Hilliard Branch, first-time homebuyers workshop, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at 5500 Britton Parkway. Topics include the mortgage loan process, working with a real estate agent, home insurance coverage and what happens at closing. The free workshop is open to Credit Union of Ohio members and the public.

Health

American Red Cross, blood donation, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Northwest Library, 2280 Hard Road. To schedule appointments call 1-800-733-2767.

Meetings

Clintonville Woman's Club Evening Group, 6 p.m. Oct. 9 at the club, 3951 N. High St. Social time will be followed by a German dinner at 6:30 p.m. in celebration of Octoberfest. The program will feature a beer tasting from Weiland's. Friends and potential members are invited. For reservations call Joyce Willeke at 614-268-2960.

Columbus Home Economists in Home & Community, luncheon meeting, noon Oct. 10 at the Worthington Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 773 High St. A panel of members will present the program "Creating Consumers: Home Economists in the 20th C.," comparing their roles in the 1960s and 1970s with 21st century challenges. For reservations, due Oct. 5, call 614-457-5915 or 740-965-3889. Guests are welcome.