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American Heroes walking tour, 11 a.m. May 30 at the Lithopolis Cemetery, 4365 Cedar Hill Road, Canal Winchester. The event will feature information about local veterans who served from the days of the Civil War through the Vietnam War. Tours are conducted on uneven grass pathways, so plan accordingly. For more information.

Memorial Day ceremonies on Monday, May 30, will run from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Union Grove Cemetery, 400 Winchester Cemetery Road, Canal Winchester, sponsored by Leach Benson Post 220-American Legion Auxiliary Unit 220. Participants include VFW Post 10523, Canal Winchester High School Band, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Brownies, Blue Birds, Campfire Girls.

Relay For Life of Canal Winchester and Groveport invite cancer survivors in those communities to special Survivors Dinner at 5:00 p.m. on June 10 at Canal Winchester High School, 300 Washington St. The dinner will be held immediately prior to the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event, which will begin at 6 p.m. at Canal Winchester High School. Information about the survivors dinner and other Canal Winchester Relay For Life activities is avialable at

Recital of patriotic music, by organist Neil Weston, 4 p.m. June 12 at Faith United Methodist Church, 15 W. Columbus St. Admission costs $20. For more information, call 740-703-3786 or visit

Farmers market, 9 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, May 28 through Sept. 24, Stradley Park, 30 S. High St., Canal Winchester. For more information, visit

Children's Clothing Ministry, 10 a.m. to noon May 21 at Hope United Methodist Church, 83 E. Columbus St., Canal Winchester, sponsored by Hopeful Hearts. Spring and summer baby clothing in sizes infant to 5T, bedding, baby items and small toys will be available for free. To donate, call 614-837-7548.

Summer movie night, starts at dusk June 24 and July 22 at Stradley Park, 36 S. High St., Canal Winchester Family-friendly movies will be shown. For movie titles or more information, visit or call 614-837-8276.

Classes and workshops

Line Dancing Classes, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Town Hall, 648 Main St., Groveport; open to all skill levels and ages, with no registration required. Please wear shoes with leather soles or socks. There is no fee.


Violet Township Women's League, 6:30 p.m. May 24 at the American Legion Hall, 7725 Refugee Road, Pickerington. The meeting will include the installation of officers for 2016-17. For more information, visit

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10523, 7:30 to 9 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at the Community-Senior Center, 22 S. Trine St., Canal Winchester. Membership is open to any military combat veteran, regardless of race, rank, gender, etc. This is a non-drinking post. For more information, call Rick Williams at 614-735-0983 or Bob Taylor, 614-837-5119.

Canal Winchester Gold Star Referral Club, 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Inn at Winchester Trails, 6401 Winchester Blvd. The group meets to exchange referrals and discuss business. Call Paul Workmaster at 614-397-0591 or visit

AmSpirit Business Connections-Canal Winchester Chapter, 8:15 a.m. Fridays at Pizza Cottage, 1000 Old Diley Road, Pickerington. Prospective members are invited to attend three complimentary meetings, encouraged to bring business cards and to give a brief description of their businesses. Email Brady Roenker at for information.

Canal Winchester Rotary Club, noon to 1 p.m. every Thursday at Shade on the Canal Restaurant, 19 S. High St. Individuals interested in learning more about Rotary are invited to attend. Visit

New Neighbors League of Columbus offers group activities and social events for recent transplants to the Columbus area. The group's purpose is to bring together new neighbors in the greater Columbus area to establish friendships and assist in the adjustment to new surroundings. The fee to join is $60. For more information, call 614-636-6652, email or visit

Boy Scout Troop 316, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at Brice United Methodist Church, 3160 Brice Road. For information, call Tom McInnerney at 614-863-5221 or email

Indians Touchdown Club, 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month in room 174 at Canal Winchester High School, 300 Washington St. Visit for more information.

Violet Grange 1949, 2 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Violet Township Office, 12970 Rustic Drive, Pickerington.

Destination: Canal Winchester networking group, 8 a.m. the third Friday of the month at Harvest Moon Coffee House, 7 N. High St. , Canal Winchester. Visit

Networking Luncheon, sponsored by the Canal Winchester Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Canal Winchester Senior Center, 22 S. Trine St. Reservations required. Cost is $12.

Support groups

Parent Support Group of Tyler's Light, 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Peace United Methodist Church, 235 Diley Road, Pickerington, for parents who have a child struggling with addiction. For more information, go to

TOPS Weight Loss Support Group, 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Groveport Town Hall, 648 Main St. For more information, call 614-836-3333.

AA, 7 p.m. Thursdays at Peace Christian Center, 88 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester. For information, call 614-837-6689.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group, 6:30 p.m. the fourth Monday of the month at Winchester Place, 36 Lehman Drive. Open to anyone affected by Alzheimer's disease. Call Michele Ross at 614-834-2273 before attending the first time to verify the meeting time.

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

Grief Support Group, meets for lunch at noon the first Wednesday of the month at the Fairfield County District Library, 219 N. Broad St., Lancaster. Sponsored by Fairhope Hospice. Call 740-654-7077.

Reformers Unanimous International Addiction Abstinence, a faith-based program, 7 p.m. Fridays at Heritage Baptist Church, 470 Groveport Road. Visit the church's website at or call 614-837-6772.

PALS Night, a free monthly grief support group for children and teens, 5 to 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 125 N. Eastwood Ave., Lancaster. Open to those dealing with the loss of a parent, caregiver or sibling. For more information, call 740-475-0699 or 800-994-7077.