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

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Habitat for Humanity Orientation, 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, at the Habitat office, 305 Curtis St. Learn about Habitat and ways for volunteers to get involved. To register, visit or call (740) 363-9950, extension 222.

Dining with Diabetes, noon-2 p.m. Thursdays, April 26, May 3 and May 10, at the Center for Older Adults of Delaware County, 800 Cheshire Road. Participants will learn to reduce sugar, salt and fat in recipes without giving up flavor. The course is open to anyone interested in healthier eating. Fee is $35 per person. Space is limited, with limited scholarships available. Call Cindy Kaelber at (740) 833-2030 or email

Boating GPS Seminar, presented by the Columbus Sail and Power Squadron, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at 8492 Cotter St., Lewis Center. Learn the principles of waypoint navigation and how to operate a handheld GPS. Cost is $30. To register, visit

Medication Disposal Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Grady Memorial Hospital, 561 W. Central Ave. Dispose of unused prescription medication to prevent drug abuse and misuse and avoid water contamination.

Delaware Energy Awareness Series, 2-4:30 p.m. every other Sunday through May 20. May 6: Explore the options for alternative energy with Gordon Aubrecht, in the Bayley Room at Beeghly Library on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University.

Appliance/Computer Drop-Off and Document Shredding, 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 12, at Sims Brothers Recycling, 65 London Road. Call (740) 203-2076 or visit


Delaware County Bird Club, Monday, April 23, in the Schimmel-Conrades Science Center, Room 163. Conversation and refreshments at 7 p.m., program at 7:30 p.m. Tom Sheley will present, "Birding in the Bahamas: Quest for the Abaco Parrot."