Liberty Township Powell Y Health Fair, 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 25 at the Liberty Township-Powell YMCA, 7798 N. Liberty Road. Open to the community, with vendors focused on how to help the community succeed in its wellness efforts. Interested vendors may contact Laurie Collins at 740-881-1058.
Events and programs
Liberty Township Powell Y Health Fair, 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 25 at the Liberty Township-Powell YMCA, 7798 N. Liberty Road. Open to the community, with vendors focused on how to help the community succeed in its wellness efforts. Interested vendors may contact Laurie Collins at 740-881-1058 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
Delaware General Health District, childhood immunization clinic, 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 26 at the DGHD, 3 W. Winter St. For more information call 740-368-1700.
Central Ohio American Red Cross, blood donation, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 28, noon to 6 p.m. Dec. 30, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 31 and 1 to 7 p.m. Jan. 2 at the Polaris Donor Center, 1327 Cameron Ave. For appointments call 1-800-733-2767.
Delaware General Health District, Healthy U course on Chronic Disease Self-Management, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 15 through Feb. 19 at the Center for Older Adults, 800 Cheshire Road, Delaware. This free workshop is for those dealing with diabetes, asthma, arthritis, heart disease and other lifelong conditions. Subjects covered include techniques to deal with frustration, fatigue, pain and depression; exercise; medication use and nutrition. Participants will receive a copy of the companion book, Living a Healthy Life With Chronic Conditions. Those who complete all six sessions will receive a Kroger gift card. For more information or to register, contact Melissa Smetiouk R.N. of the Delaware General Health District at 740-203-2048 or by email at email@example.com. Deadline for registration is Jan. 3.
Yoga classes for people who have been affected by cancer, 11 a.m. Mondays, 4 p.m. Wednesdays and 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at the Cancer Support Community Central Ohio, 1200 Old Henderson Road. All equipment and programming are provided at no cost.
Adult walk-in clinic, 7:30 to 9 a.m. weekdays at the Delaware General Health District clinic, 3 W. Winter St. Free and low-cost health screenings and immunizations. Clients seeking cholesterol checks are asked to phone the clinic at least a day ahead; the number is 740-203-2040.
Council for Older Adults, free New to Medicare class for individuals who are turning 65 years old and plan to enroll in Medicare, 10 a.m. to noon, the second Wednesday of each month, and 6 to 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month at the Center for Older Adults, 800 Cheshire Road in Delaware. Delaware County residents will learn about traditional Medicare Parts A & B benefits as well as how to cover the gaps. For more information, call 740-363-6677. Register for the class at growingolder.org.Meetings
Olentangy Rotary Club, Thursday for Breakfast meeting, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Thursdays at Bridgewater Banquet & Conference Center, 10561 Sawmill Parkway, Powell. For information call Steve Ussery at 614-764-8993.
Lifetree Cafe, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Tim Hortons, 3700 Discovery Lane, Powell.Topics change weekly and focus on popular life issues. Free; no registration required. Snacks and beverages are available. For more information go to meadowpark.org or lifetreecafe.com.
Accountant Information Market, Dublin-Powell Chapter, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Scrambler Marie's, 3890 Presidential Parkway. CPAs are invited to meet for lunch. Call 614-478-8187.
Columbus Area Chapter of the Embroiderers' Guild of America, 10 a.m. on the second Thursday (except August) at the Dublin Community Church, 81 W. Bridge St., Dublin. Coffee available at 9:30 a.m. EGA is a national nonprofit organization which fosters the art of embroidery. Guests are invited. For more information, go to sites.google.com/site/columbusareaega or Facebook Columbus Area Chapter EGA.
Delaware Toastmasters, 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month in Moeller Hall 112 at Columbus State Community College's Delaware campus, 5100 Cornerstone Drive. For more information, visit delaware.toastmastersclubs.org.
Sawmill Road Toastmasters, noon the first and third Mondays of every month at Azteca Mexican Grill, 5925 Sawmill Road. Visitors are welcome; visit sawmilltoastmastersclubs.org. Members focus on improving public speaking skills.
American Legion Post 171, 7:30 p.m. and Auxiliary, 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the post, 393 E. College Ave. Guests are invited. Call Mike Etling at 614-891-9388 or Kim Mann (Auxiliary) at 614-266-2695.
Shipwrights of Central Ohio, a group for ship modelers, 9 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of each month, Westerville Public Library, 126 S. State St. For information, visit shipwrightsofohio.org.
The Central Ohio Civil War Roundtable meets at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month in Towers Hall at Otterbein University. Allwelcome. Call Jim Schultz at 614-794-1247 or visit centralohiocwrt.wordpress.com.