Knights of Columbus Women's Club, Reynoldsburg, annual Card Party fundraiser, 7 to 10 p.m. April 2 in the gym at St. Pius X School, 1061 Waggoner Road.
Events and programs
Knights of Columbus Women's Club, Reynoldsburg, annual Card Party fundraiser, 7 to 10 p.m. April 2 in the gym at St. Pius X School, 1061 Waggoner Road. Activities will include a silent auction, a raffle, two chances at a 50/50 raffle and a vintage jewelry resale. Live entertainment includes guitarist Lee Gilkerson. Participants are asked to bring their own cards and games. Tickets are $10 and include a chance at a door prize, dessert buffet, appetizers, coffee, tea and punch. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance by calling Tina Banaski at 614-861-2601. Proceeds benefit local charities.
Violet Township Women's League Annual Style Show and Luncheon, 11 a.m. April 27 at Berwick Manor Party House, 3250 Refugee Road. Candice Lee will be the guest speaker and will describe the clothing styles provided by JCPenney and worn by VTWL members or friends. Tickets are $25 and must be purchased from VTWL members prior to the show. Raffle tickets for gift baskets/donations can be purchased prior to the show or can be purchased at the door.This annual event raises money to present a $2,000 scholarship to three local seniors planning to attend college in the fall. For more information visit vtwl.org.
Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Professional Organizers, Organizing Expo, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 27 at the Funny Bone located in Easton Town Center. Speakers will address topics ranging from chronic disorganization to home inventory management to time management tips. The Organizing Expo is presented in partnership with Goodwill Columbus. Admission is $5 or free with a donation of electronic waste or other goods to Goodwill Columbus the day of the event.
AARP Foundation Senior Community Service Employment Program assists unemployed Franklin, Delaware and Licking county workers age 55 and over with securing employment. The program offers paid work experience, specialized training, upgrading of skills and job-search assistance. Age, income and residency requirements apply. Call 614-258-7295 or 614-322-0600, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.Health
Medical Clinic, held by Vineyard Community Church, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at the church, 15187 Palmer Road in Reynoldsburg. Free work physicals, health screenings and treatment for non-emergency illnesses. Interested health care professionals who would like to volunteer, call 740-927-7729.Meetings
Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Society, 7:30 p.m. April 4 at 15 E. Columbus St. in Olde Pickerington Village. Richard E. Barrett, Columbus historian-author, will present the program, "Central Ohio Interurban Railroads," focusing on their operation from 1895 to 1938. Light refreshments will be provided. The historical society's new book, Pickerington, will be available for sale. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 614-382-5989.
AmSpirit Business Connections, Diamond Chapter, 8 a.m. Wednesdays at MMA Insurance, 107 W. Columbus St., Pickerington. Free, structured, weekly referral exchange group. For more information, contact Frank Agin at email@example.com.
Pickerington Area Kiwanis, noon the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at Old Bag of Nails, 797 Hill Road N. All welcome. Call David Stone at 614-837-7000.
The Southeast 9-12 Project, 5 p.m. the second Wednesday and 7 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month. Meeting location varies. For information, call Mike Lyons at 614-561-4040, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit ses912.com.Boy Scouts Troop 316, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at Brice United Methodist Church, 3160 Brice Road. The troop seeks new members. For information, call Tom McInnerney at 614-863-5221 or email email@example.com.
Pickerington AmSpirit, 8:30 Fridays at Pizza Cottage, 1000 Old Diley Road. Business networking and referral group meeting. Visitors are welcome. Contact Gina Winterstein at 614-794-3500 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reynoldsburg/Pickerington Rotary Club, weekly meeting, noon Tuesdays at Wesley Ridge Community Center, 2225 state Route 256. Visit rprotary.com or email email@example.com 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.Support groups
Teen Mother Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m. March 28 at Pickerington Christian Church, 575 Diley Road. This program is focused on providing practical and emotional support for young mothers. Children are welcome and refreshments will be provided. For more information contact Parents Addressing Teen Challenges at firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-917-0148.
AA, 7 p.m. Thursdays at Peace Christian Center, 88 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester. For information, call 614-837-6689.
Support group for parents of teens or adult children with bi-polar or borderline personality disorders, 6 to 7:30 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month at the Pickerington Senior Center, 150 Hereford Drive, Pickerington. The group is also open to those who have family members with other mental health disorders. Free. For more information, email email@example.com.
Tyler's Light Loved Ones, a support group for families dealing with addictions, 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Amber Park Assisted Living Facility, 401 N. Hill Road. Visit tylerslight.com.
New Horizons Divorced/Separated Support, 7 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Sunday of each month, at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road. Childcare is available only upon request. Contact Dr. Carl Wiley at 614-866-5864, ext. 142, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m. every Thursday at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road.
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, 10:30 a.m. to noon the second Wednesday of the month at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road. Contact Eva Phillips at 614-860-0747 or email@example.com.
Celebrate Recovery, for people struggling with hurts, hang-ups and habits, 5:45 p.m. Mondays at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road. Includes dinner, fellowship, worship and free childcare to age 11. Contact Pastor Matt Wright at 614-866-9570 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parkinson's Disease Support, 10:30 a.m. the fourth Thursday of each month, at the Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, at 1636 Graham Road, in Reynoldsburg. Contact Carmel Jenkins at 614-861-2571 or email@example.com.
Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, 1636 Graham Road. Open to anyone affected by Alzheimer's disease. Call Michelle Crum at 614-457-6003 before attending the first time to verify the meeting time. A group also meets at 10 a.m. on the third Friday of each month at Parkside at Wesley Ridge, 2225 state Route 256. Call Kathy Todd at 614-866-7212.
Al-Anon, for friends and families of alcoholics; for meeting information, visit coafg.org.
Colorectal Cancer Gathering, led by an oncology nurse navigator. The group is ongoing; join anytime. Call Mount Carmel at 614-546-4180.
Lymphedema Support Group, led by a certified lymphedema therapist and a registered nurse. The group is ongoing; join anytime. Call Mount Carmel at 614-546-4180.
Grief Process Support, led by hospice professionals. Various groups available. Call Mount Carmel Hospice at 614-234-0200.
Turning the Page on Cancer Book Club, led by registered oncology nurses. The group is ongoing; join anytime. Call Mount Carmel at 614-546-4180.
FairHope Hospice & Palliative Care Inc. PALS Night, a free monthly grief support group for children and teens, 5 to 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 125 N. Eastwood Ave. in Lancaster. Open to those dealing with the loss of a parent, caregiver or sibling. Monthly activities include pet therapy, art activities, locomotor and song and music therapy. For more information, call 740-475-0699 or 800-994-7077.
Grief Support Group, sponsored by FairHope Hospice, meets for lunch at noon the first Wednesday of the month, at the Fairfield County District Library, 219 N. Broad St., Lancaster. Call 740-654-7077.