The Worthington Historical Society will welcome Jennie McCormick to its next general meeting to discuss "Architectural Styles of Worthington."

The Worthington Historical Society will welcome Jennie McCormick to its next general meeting to discuss "Architectural Styles of Worthington."

The meeting and presentation will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, at the Griswold Center.

The presentation will cover the wide variety or architectural styles found in the city as well as help attendees prepare for informed viewing during the historical society's July Tour of Homes.

Jennie McCormick serves as the historian for the Worthington Historical Society. She has been researching and writing about the history of Worthington for many years. A few of the titles authored by McCormick include "Worthington Landmarks," "Worthington Neighborhoods" and "New Englanders on the Ohio Frontier."

A brief general meeting will precede McCormick's lecture. Both are open to the public free of charge.

High Road Gallery, 12 E. Stafford Ave., will host an exhibit from the annual show of the German Village Art Society, titled "The Language of Art 101," June 1-25.

Ryan Orewiler is the chairman.

Poets have been chosen to write poetry to describe and illuminate a particular group of art pieces, and those are displayed with the attendant poetry.

A number of other works by league members are featured.

A free public reception will be held from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 5, and will include a reading of the poetry.

Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. For more information, call (614) 395-3867 or visit www.highroadgallery.org.