Worthington's Saturday Egg Scramble, 10 to 10:30 a.m. April 12 at McCord Park. The Worthington Community Center's annual egg hunt is open to children ages 2-10 with hunts in various age groups. Candy and toy-filled eggs will be hidden. The Bunny will visit with children, so bring a camera for photographs. No seated pictures with the Bunny will be taken. The egg hunt will take place rain or shine.

Events and programs

St. Michael Church Lenten Fish Fry, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays through April 11 at the church, 5750 N. High St., Worthington. Dinners include fries, cole slaw, apple sauce, roll and beverage. Cost is $8 for a regular meal, $6 for small dinners or dinners of macaroni and cheese; $1 for clam chowder and desserts. Handicap seating, drive-through and carryout service are available. St. Michael Council 11445, Knights of Columbus sponsors this event. For more information call 614-885-7814.

Columbus Metropolitan Quilters, "The Art of it All" quilt show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 28 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 29 at the Haimerl Center, 1421 Morse Road. More than 100 quilts, vendors, a quilters' 'Garage Sale' boutique, a silent auction and food for purchase will be featured. Admission is $5. For more information go to cmquilters.org.

Columbus Chapter of Hadassah, Miriam's Cup luncheon, 11:30 a.m. April 1 at the Leo Yassenoff Jewish Community Center, 1125 College Ave. The event will honor Ohio Jewish Communities Executive Director Joyce Garver Keller. The guest speaker will be Dr. Paul Casamassimo, chief of dentistry at Nationwide Children's Hospital and chairman of the Division of Pediatric Dentistry at the Ohio State University College of Dentistry. The cost is $50, with sponsorships available for $100-$2,500. To register online, visit hadassah.org/ columbus/miriamscup. For information or to request an invitation, call Arlene at the Hadassah office, 614-235-8111.

Worthington Historical Society, training for new docents, 9 a.m. to noon April 5 and 12. Volunteers lead guided tours of the Orange Johnson House throughout the year on Sundays, as well as participate in education events such as Pioneer Days for Worthington's third-graders and other events. Contact the society at 614-885-1247 or by email, info@worthingtonhistory.org.

Storytellers of Central Ohio, Fireside Tales 2014, 2 p.m. April 6 at the Ohio History Center, Ohio Village Church, Interstate 71 and 17th Avenue. Annual event celebrates the art of storytelling.The oral tradition is open to anyone who can comprehend and appreciate a 90-minute concert of stories. Music will be performed by local musicians Jackie LaMuth, Mike Powers and Larry Staats. A donation of $5 is requested. For more information contact Frank McGarvey at 614-268-0532 or frankmcgarvey@sbcglobal.net.

Worthington Women's Club, Spring into Art, showcasing works of more than 30 artists of the club, will be on display April 8-13. The MAC will have paintings, photography, quilts, needlework, ceramics and jewelry available to view. An artists' reception, open to the public is set for 3 to 6:30 p.m. April 9.

Worthington's Saturday Egg Scramble, 10 to 10:30 a.m. April 12 at McCord Park. The Worthington Community Center's annual egg hunt is open to children ages 2-10 with hunts in various age groups. Candy and toy-filled eggs will be hidden. The Bunny will visit with children, so bring a camera for photographs. No seated pictures with the Bunny will be taken. The egg hunt will take place rain or shine.

The Salvation Army Student Fellowship Asbury University Brass Band and Vocal Ensembles, free God and Country concert, 7 p.m. April 12, at the Church at Mill Run, 3500 Mill Run Drive, Hilliard. The performance will feature special guest Mark Ridenour, assistant principal trumpet of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The Brass Band of Columbus will round out the evening. For more information visit godandcountryconcert.org.

New Directions Career Center, Women of Promise fundraiser, 6 to 8 p.m. April 17 at Limited Brands Inc., 3 Limited Parkway, Columbus. The 2014 Woman of Promise winner will be recognized. Live entertainment, appetizers and a cash bar, a silent auction of more than 150 items and a live auction will be featured. Tickets are $50, $110 for patrons, and may be purchased at newdirectionscc.org. For sponsorship opportunities or more information, contact development director Linda Warden at 614-849-0028, ext. 110, or lwarden@ NewDirectionsCC.org.

Art in Bloom, April 25-27 at the Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St. Featuring the theme East Meets West, the event will include a Moulin Rouge-inspired opening reception April 25, an informative presentation of Russian gardens by artist, lecturer, photographer and author Elizabeth Murray and a Russian-inspired tea April 26, and a French-inspired Jazz Brunch April 27. Ticket information may be found at columbusmuseum.org. A 'round trip' ticket is $145 and an express pass is available for $125. For more information call 614-221-6801.

Columbus 2014 Great Amazing Race, an annual family-oriented foot race based on the reality series, The Amazing Race, 2 to 5 p.m. May 10 at Highbanks Metropark in Lewis Center. Teams of two people, adults and children in grades K-12, race around a mile-long course with up to eight stations. Clues at each station direct teams to perform tasks or complete an obstacle course that focuses on teamwork in order to advance. Contestants should be prepared to get wet and dirty. Adult teams also are welcome. Medals will be awarded in various categories, and the 25 best teams will qualify for the championship race and a chance to win $2,000. Walk-ups on the day of the race will be accepted, but advance registration is encouraged as the race is limited to 120 teams. Online registration cost is $40 per two-member team, and can be completed at www.GreatAmazing Race.com.

Health

American Red Cross, blood donations, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 29 at the Northwest Library, 2280 Hard Road. For appointments, call 1-800-733-2767.

Cancer Support Community Central Ohio, free workshop, "Understanding the Healing Power of Tai Chi Chuan," 11 a.m. April 12 at 1200 Old Henderson Road, Columbus. Dan Lucas, longtime Tai Chi facilitator at Cancer Support Community and workshop instructor, will focus on how the exercise promotes feelings of serenity and well-being, achieved by performing gentle movements that reduce stress and tension, improve posture and balance and increase muscle strength. Attendees are encouraged to register by April 8 by calling 614-884-4673 or sending an email to info@cancersupportohio.org.

Asian American Community Services, annual Asian Health Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at Bethel International United Methodist Church, 1220 Bethel Road. The event, designed to help the disadvantaged Asian population in central Ohio, will feature screenings for cholesterol, vision, hearing, blood pressure and asthma, among others. Informational booths on subjects such as Medicare, dental hygiene and driving safety will be set up. Other features include cooking demonstrations and T'ai Chi demonstrations. For more information go to aacsohio.org.

Classes and workshops

The Gardeners of Weedin', 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for five sessions starting April 5 at the University Baptist Church, 50 W. Lane Ave. A fee of $15 covers sessions on Milk Jug Seed Starting, Square Foot Gardening, Creating Hypertufa Planters, Downy Mildew on Impatiens, and Perennial Division/Propagation, along with snacks and beverages. To register contact Diana Morrison at gumby43221@yahoo.com or 614-795-6703.

Meetings

Clintonville Woman's Club General Assembly, luncheon, noon March 28 at the club, 3951 N. High St. Following lunch, there will be a musical performance by George Kalbouss, singer and pianist. For more information call the club at 614-268-5525.

Worthington Area Nurses Association, 9:30 a.m. April 1 at the Linworth United Methodist Church, 7070 Bent Tree Blvd. Representatives from the German Village Connection will discuss the options for senior citizens to stay in their homes rather than having to move to an assisted living or nursing home facility. All area nurses and others interested in the topic are invited. For more information call 614-885-3283.

Columbus Woman's Club, luncheon and program, April 3 at the Clintonville Woman's Club, 3951 N. High St. Judy Plenunik of Angels Welcome Bed & Breakfast in Milan, Ohio, will give a presentation, "Special Angels." Columbus Woman's Club supports Creative Living for handicapped students at Ohio State University. For reservations call MarJean Keller at 614-451-4344. For more information go to columbuswomansclub.com.

Worthington Hills Garden Club, luncheon, noon April 9 at Worthington Hills Country Club, 920 Clubview Blvd. The program is "New Varieties of Top Performing Low Maintenance Annuals." Pam Bennett will present results from her research plots at Ohio State University Extension. Registration begins at 11 a.m., with a business meeting at 11:30 a.m. The cost is $19. Advanced reservations are required. Call 614-288-4668. Guests are welcome.

Columbus Military Wives Club, 11:30 a.m. April 9 at Kensington Place, Lutheran Village, 1001 Parkview Blvd., Bexley. The program will be a Yong Chan "Boxing for Women" performance with Lurean Dunan from China. For reservations, due one week in advance, or for more information call Ann Hallenbrook at 614-837-6283 or Mabel Edwards at 614-866-2625.

100 Women Who Care, 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. April 15 at the Rusty Bucket Restaurant, 7800 Olentangy River Road. The organization was started in November 2006 by Karen Dunigan of Jackson, Miss., as a way of raising money efficiently and quickly for local nonprofits and worthwhile causes. The group meets four times per year for one hour, with members nominating a nonprofit to be one of three presenters at the next meeting. Groups present an overview of their work with members ultimately voting to donate $100 per meeting to the winning organization. For more information go to columbus100wwc. weebly.com or email columbuswwc@gmail.com.

Inventors Network, discussion of the invention process, 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month in Room 109, lower level of Kinney Hall, at the Columbus College of Art & Design, 470 E. Gay St. The topic for April will be "Intellectual Property Economics 101: Failing to Plan and Planning to Fail." Cost is $36 per year for membership (payable at any time, not pro-rated for a partial year), $5 per meeting at the door. Call 614-470-0144 or visit inventorscolumbus.com.

Columbus Folk Dancers, recreational international folk dancing, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays at Summit on 16th United Methodist Church. First-time guests can participate at no cost. For directions go to recfolkdancecolumbus.org. For additional information contact Leslie at ljsdancer@gmail.com or 614-262-7248, or Ann at annkangas336@gmail.com or 614-267-8183.

Lifetree Cafe, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Meadow Park Church of God, 2425 Bethel Road. Weekly videos, stories and discussions that help build relationships. Topics change weekly and focus on popular life issues. Free; no registration required. Snacks and beverages are available. For more information, contact lifetreecafe@meadowpark.org.

Sharon Memorial Hall Board Meeting, 7 to 8 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at 137 E. Dublin-Granville Road. Open to the public. For more information call 614-846-3255.

Worthington Noon Lions Club, noon on the first and third Mondays of the month at the Worthington Holiday Inn. Programs include lunch and a speaker. In addition to collecting used eyeglasses, the group supports library projects, provides free eye screening clinics, donates to pilot dogs and a food pantry. For information, call Bob Scheetz at 614-889-6209 or John Butler, 614-523-3500.

Worthington AM Rotary, 7:30 a.m. Fridays at Worthington Hills Country Club, 920 Clubview Blvd. S., Columbus. For information visit www.wamr.org or Call Ellen Dorle at 614-880-0064.

Rotary Club of Dublin Worthington, noon Wednesdays at La Scala, 4199 W. Dublin-Granville Road.

Accountant Information Market, Worthington-Westerville chapter, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at Scrambler Marie's, 6152 Cleveland Ave. CPAs are invited to meet for lunch. Call 614-478-8187.

AmSpirit Worthington, 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at 99 Worthington Mall. Contact Gina Winterstein at gina@ panageanetworks.com.

AmSpirit Business Connections-Premier Chapter, 7:45 a.m. Tuesdays at the Northwoods 1 Building in Worthington. For information, contact Tom Anderson at 614-679-0912 or via e-mail at tom.anderson@ excelleweb.com. For general information, visit amspirit.com.

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.

Clintonville Beginning Dulcimer Club, 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Monday of each month in the Education Room of Wesley Glen, 5155 N. High St., Columbus (west entrance off of parking lot). Bring a dulcimer or call to ask about borrowing one. No need to read music. Free. For more information, contact Barb at 614-848-5041 or email marxolin@gmail.com.

North Outerbelt Amspirit, 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Winking Lizard, 1380 Bethel Road. Call Tom Anderson at 614-679-0912 or email tom.anderson@excelleweb.com.

Northwest Kiwanis, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the MCL Cafeteria in Kingsdale Center. Call Joe Sonderman at 614-294-2328. For information, visit northwestkiwanis.com.

Support groups

Myasthenia Gravis Support Group, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 29 and 10:30 a.m. to noon May 17 at the Northwest Library on Hard Road in Columbus. For more information email j.eickholt@aol.com.

Families In Touch, a support group for families and friends of adults affected by mental illness, co-sponsored by Mental Health America of Franklin County and Dublin Counseling, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of each month in Room 300 at Worthington United Methodist Church, 600 High St. Meeting subject to change. Call Amanda at 614-889-5722, to confirm or visit mhafc.org.

POEM (Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms) Pregnancy-Postpartum Support Group, meetings held twice a month at Northwest Counseling Services, 1560 Fishinger Road, Upper Arlington. These meetings, sponsored by Mental Health America of Franklin County, are subject to change. Call Tonya at 614-221-1441 for dates and times. For information visit mhafc.org.

Depression Support Group, sponsored by Mental Health America of Franklin County, 7 to 8:30 p.m., the first and third Mondays of the month at the Overbrook Presbyterian Church, 4131 N. High St. Call Megan to confirm at 614-221-1441.

Schizophrenics Anonymous, sponsored by Mental Health America of Franklin County, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays, in Room 317 at Worthington Methodist Church, 600 N. High St. Meetings subject to change. Call to confirm. Call Megan at 614-221-1441 or visit mhafc.org.

GOALS (Giving Those with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Another Lifestyle) Support Group, 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays in Room 317 at Worthington United Methodist Church, 600 High St. This group is co-sponsored by Mental Health America of Franklin County and Anxiety and Behavioral Health Services. Meetings are subject to change. Call Megan at 614-221-1441 to confirm. For information go to mhafc.org.

Guy's Night: Men Supporting Men, 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at Cancer Support Community, 1200 Old Henderson Road. The group, facilitated by Larry Walters, Bryan Loveless and Ricky Kitchen, will focus on male-specific cancers and other cancer diagnoses. Topics include healthier living, improved quality of life and ways to cope with diagnosis and treatment. To register call 614-884-4673.

Men and Grief, 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the first and third Monday of each month, at Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Drive. This group confronts the distinct issues men face in grieving, discussing strategies and tactics for coping and progressing. The group is sponsored by OhioHealth as part of its Community Bereavement Services Program. To register or for more information call 614-566-5377.

Compassionate Friends, Providing Grief Support after the Death of a Child, 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1479 Morse Road, Columbus. For more information call 614-882-8986.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group, 9:30 a.m. on the first Friday of the month at Worthington United Methodist Church, 600 High St. Open to anyone affected by Alzheimer's disease. Call Chris Goodson at 614-459-0477 before attending the first time to verify the meeting time. Respite care available, call leader.

Alzheimer's Support Group, Adult Children, 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at Worthington United Methodist Church, 600 High St. Call Emily Jones at 614-499-3411 before attending the first time to verify the meeting time.

Mental Health Through Will-Training, sponsored by Recovery International, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at Worthington Presbyterian Church, 773 N. High St. Individuals struggling with stress, anxiety, panic, fatigue, depression or fear are welcome. Freewill offerings accepted. For more information contact Paul at 614-895-6760 or info@LowSelfHelpSystems.org.

Eating disorder support groups for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder support group and family and friends, 6:30 to 8 p.m., the first and third Tuesdays of each month (except holidays), at the Center for Balanced Living, 445 E. Granville Road, Buildings M and O, Worthington. Free, but donations are accepted. For information, call 614-293-9550 or visit thecenterforbalanced living.org.

Parkinson's Support Group, 1:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month in the third floor multi-purpose room at the Forum at Knightsbridge, 4625 Knightsbridge Blvd. Call Dodie Wood at 614-481-8888.

Cancer Support Group, for anyone living with cancer, 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Beyond Healing Holistic Cancer Support, 6460 Busch Blvd., Suite 137. Free. For information, call 614-800-3819.

Caregiver Support Group, for friends and family of those facing cancer, 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Beyond Healing Holistic Cancer Support, 6460 Busch Blvd., Suite 137. Free. For information, call 614-800-3819.

Bereavement Support Group, for those who have lost a loved one to cancer, at Beyond Healing Holistic Cancer Support, 6460 Busch Blvd., Suite 137. Free. For information, call 614-800-3819.

Diabetes Support Group, sponsored by Mount Carmel/St. Ann's Hospital, 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month (except holidays) at the hospital, 500 Cleveland Ave., Westerville. Participants will receive information on diabetes and diabetes self-care activities. Those diagnosed with diabetes and their family members and friends are invited. Free. For more information, call Suzanne at 614-865-7254. Meetings are subject to change.

Cocaine Anonymous, for meeting information, visit caohio.org or call 614-251-1122.

Weathering the Storm, a support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one due to violence or other tragic means, 7 to 8:30 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of the month at the Dublin Counseling Center, 299 Cramer Creek Court. Free. Registration required. Call 614-889-5722.

Al-Anon, for friends and families of alcoholics; for meeting information, visit coafg.org.

Bipolar Anonymous, 7 p.m. Thursdays, at Maple Grove United Methodist Church in basement room 6, 7 W. Henderson Road. For information, call David at 614-895-1002.

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance of Northwest Columbus, 7 to 9 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at Meadow Park Church of God, 2425 Bethel Road. Call 614-547-9788. Meadow Park Church of God is not affiliated with the DBSA.

Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome/Fibromyalgia meeting, 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at Overbrook Presbyterian Church, 4131 N. High St. Call Linda at 614-457-5132 for more information.

Emotions Anonymous, 4 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sundays at North Community Lutheran Church, 114 Morse Road. For information, call 614-470-0397.

MOMS Club of Northwest Columbus, 9:30 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 2480 W. Dublin-Granville Road. Call Amy at 614-459-4877 or Angela at 614-538-0061.