Check out the roundup of local events, activities, meetings, etc., for the coming week.

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Spring Concert, presented by the Bexley High School Choir, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, in the BHS auditorium, 326 S. Cassingham Road. Free and open to the public.

Bexley Area College Fair, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at Capital University's Capital Center, 2360 E. Mound St. More than 100 colleges will be represented. Admission is free. For details, visit the website at

Parent Seminar, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, at Brookwood Presbyterian Church, 2685 E. Livingston Ave. Glenn Byers will explain the criteria for various mental health conditions, as well as the real-life impact of the diagnosis on the child's and family life. Free. Reservations required. Call 614-235-3451.

All Orchestra Concert, 7 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at in the Bexley High School gymnasium, 326 S. Cassingham Road. Free and open to the public. Featuring orchestra students from grades four to 12.

Biennial Neighborhood Yard Sale, sponsored by the Eastmoor Civic Association, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 5 and 6. More than 80 residences are expected to participate. Free maps with the address and items available at each sale are provided. Sale boundaries are East Broad Street to East Main Street and South Gould Road to South James Road.

Indoor Yard Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 11, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 12, at Gender Road Christian Church, 5336 Gender Road. Proceeds benefit the church mission fund. The church's plant and flower sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 10-12. Call 614-834-5973.


Columbus Military Wives Club, 11:30 a.m. May 9, at Kensington Place, Lutheran Village, 1001 Parkview Blvd., Bexley. Social hour begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch at noon. The program will feature the Gahanna Lincoln High School jazz orchestra. For reservations, call Ann Hallenbrook at 614-877-6283.

Lifetree Cafe, 7 to 8 p.m. Thursdays in the Community Room at Cup O' Joe on Main Street, Bexley. Lifetree is open to all who are interested in discussing current and relevant topics with a connection to God.

Queck, a fellowship group engaging in handicrafts, meets at 9 a.m. the first and third Saturdays of the month at Brookwood Presbyterian Church, 2685 E. Livingston Ave. Light breakfast followed by fellowship and crafting. Call 614-235-3451.

Quilting Etc. meets at 2 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Brookwood Presbyterian Church, 2685 E. Livingston Ave. Call 614-235-3451.

Berwick Civic Association, 7:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1555 S. James Road. Visit

The Kiwanis Club of Berwick, noon Thursdays at Berwick Party House, 3250 Refugee Road. Buffet lunch is $9. Call David Barrett at 614-866-7309.

Bexley Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. the first and third Mondays of the month at Wing's Restaurant, 2801 E. Main St.

Rotary Club of Whitehall-Bexley, noon every Friday at the Columbus Country Club, 4831 E. Broad St.

Power Lunch Columbus, a weekly workplace lunch-hour ministry, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Wednesdays, at the Ohio Theatre, 55 E. State St. Rev. Charles Montgomery officiates. Free. For more information, call Kimberly Montgomery at 614-206-7962.

New Neighbors League of Columbus, monthly luncheon the second Tuesday of each month, get-acquainted coffee the third Wednesday. Visit the website at for meeting times and locations. For information on becoming a member, email

Bexley Club International Training in Communication, 5:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Driving Park Library, 1566 E. Livingston Ave. Call 614-239-7410.

Consumer and Family Advisory Council, 4:30 to 6 p.m. the first Monday of the month at the ADAMH Board of Franklin County, 447 E. Broad St. Call 614-222-3743.

Western Square Dance Club, sponsored by Bucks and Does Singles, 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays at First Congregational Church, 444 E. Broad St. For details, call 614-901-3994.


The Bexley Board of Education meets monthly in the Bexley High School Community Room, 328 S. Cassingham Road. For the meeting schedule, visit the website at

Bexley City Council, 7 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month. Call 614-559-4200 for meeting location.

Bexley Mayor's Court, 9 a.m. every other Friday in council chambers at City Hall, 2242 E. Main St.

Support groups

Families In Touch, a support group for families and friends of adults affected by mental illness, 5:30 to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at Jewish Family Services, 1070 College Ave. The group is facilitated by a social worker. Visit and click on the Support Groups link.

Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association of Central Ohio, 6:30 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Jewish Family Services, 1070 College Ave. Open to those caring for someone with memory loss. Call Amanda Ripke at 614-271-1475.

Mental Health Through Will-Training, sponsored by Recovery International, noon Saturdays at Brookwood Presbyterian Church, 2685 Livingston Ave. Call Karl at 614-236-9979.

Adult Epilepsy Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of the month at Riverside Hospital Conference Center, 500 Thomas Lane. Call 614-315-0437.

Bipolar Anonymous, 7 p.m. Thursdays, at Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 7 W. Henderson Road. Call 895-1002.

Breast Cancer Support Group, led by a psychologist, social workers and registered nurses. The groups are ongoing; join any time. Call Mount Carmel St. Ann's at 614-546-4180.

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.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Northwest Columbus-Young Adults, 7-9 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month in Room 126 of Summit on 16th United Methodist Church, 82 E. 16th Ave. Also open all-age group. Free and open to the public. Call 614-547-9788.

Emotions Anonymous, a 12-step program for emotional wellness, meets from 4 to 5 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 t 8:30 p.m. Sunday at North Community Lutheran Church, 114 Morse Road; and from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, at Meadow Park Church of God, 2425 Bethel Road. Call 614-470-0397.

Families Anonymous, for parents of those with substance abuse or behavioral problems, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Overbrook Presbyterian Church, 4131 N. High St. Call 614-885-5199.