Worthington Historical Society jewelry sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 28, at the Old Rectory, 50 W. New England Ave. The Worthington Historical Society Shop will host a special costume jewelry sale, with an expanded inventory offered at a variety of prices. Items are cash or check only. Proceeds contribute to the society's preservation and education efforts.

Events and programs

Bishop Watterson High School Mothers Club, 2015 Luncheon and Style Show, March 14, at Villa Milano, 1630 Schrock Road. Current, past and prospective parents and alumni are invited to this event, which has the theme #thenextchapter. Cost is $35 per person. Register at bishopwatterson.com.

Clintonville Woman's Club Newcomers Group, annual Card Party and Raffle, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 18, at the club, 3951 N. High St. The cost of $20 includes lunch. Bring cards or games to play. For tickets or information, call 614-589-4488.

St. Michael Church, Lenten Fish Fry sponsored by St. Michael Church 11445 Knights of Columbus, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, through March 27, at the church, 5750 N. High St., Worthington. Cost is $8 for regular dinners, $6 for small dinners and dinners of macaroni and cheese. All dinners include fries, cole slaw or apple sauce, roll and beverage. Clam chowder and desserts are available for $1 each. Drive-through and carry-out service will be available. For more information, call 614-885-7814.

Columbus winter farmers market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 21, at the Whetstone Community Center 3923 N. High St., Columbus. Ohio farm products such as fresh winter vegetables; homemade breads; hot sauces; maple syrup; jams and jellies; gourmet chocolates; honey; fresh eggs; meats such as chicken, ground beef and pork sausage; herbal teas, remedies and body care; roast coffees; herb dips, rubs; and seasonings.

Bishop Watterson High School, Alumni March Madness Table Tennis Tourney, 7 p.m. March 27, in Dominican Hall at the school, 99 E. Cooke Road, Columbus. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. For online registration or a mail-in registration form, visit bishopwatterson.com and click on Alumni and Upcoming Events.

Worthington Community Center's egg scramble, 6 p.m. March 27, at McCord Park. Children will be able to hunt for candy and toy filled eggs while the bunny will be available for pictures; bring a camera. The egg hunt is rain or shine. Egg hunt areas will be divided by the following ages: 2 years and under, 3-4 years, 5-6 years, 7-10 years. No seated pictures with the bunny will be taken.

Worthington Historical Society jewelry sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 28, at the Old Rectory, 50 W. New England Ave. The Worthington Historical Society Shop will host a special costume jewelry sale, with an expanded inventory offered at a variety of prices. Items are cash or check only. Proceeds contribute to the society's preservation and education efforts.

Young Women in Transition, "You Can Succeed" Business Luncheon, 12:15 to 2 p.m. March 28 in Worthington. Participants are invited to meet successful individuals, teams and community advocates whose lives have positively changed others. For more information, call 614-209-4441 or email 4youth@excite.com.

Classes and workshops

Ikebana International Columbus Chapter 84, Japanese Art of Flower Arranging workshop, 9:30 a.m. to noon March 20, at the Franklin Park Conservatory Veridian Room, 1777 E. Broad St. The various schools of Ikebana will be reviewed along with a review of materials used and appropriate containers to use for each style. Guests are welcome. For reservations, contact Jean Jankowski at 740-587-4116 or John Price at 740-763-3635.

Columbus School for Girls, summer programs for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade, June 15 through Aug. 7. Registration is open for The Explore Program! for children ages 3-5, morning programs with week-long themes for grades 1-3, morning programs with two course selections for grades 4-8 and afternoon programs with sports camps and experiential learning for grades 1-8. Upper School Programs are offered for rising freshmen through seniors who need extra support in a subject area or would like to receive academic credit. Credit courses are offered from June 15 through July 2 and July 6-24. Non-credit courses are offered during term 2. Extended care options are available. For more information, call Rachel Barends at 614-252-0781, ext. 435.

Meetings

Worthington Republican Women's Club, noon March 18 at the Worthington Municipal Building, 6550 N. High St. The speaker will be Matt Greeson, Worthington's city manager. The public is welcome. For information, call president Ruth Coons at 614-431-9868.

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. March topics include: "Zzzz ... Practical Help for Getting a Better Night's Sleep," March 12; "Only One Way to God? Can One Religion Really Have All the Answers?," March 19; "Be Happy: Insights from the Bestselling Author of 'The Happiness Project'," March 26. Free; no registration required. Snacks and beverages are available.

Wild Ones, 10 a.m. March 14, in the Community Room at the Whetstone Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 3909 N. High St. Dave Marsolo, a gardener and Wild Ones member for 15 years, will present "Bog Construction and Planting." Marsolo will explain how to build an artificial bog and how to use diverted rain water to grow many unusual native plants, including perennials, carnivorous plants, terrestrial orchids and shrubs.

Restrospectives: A Worthington Historical Society Book Group, 7 p.m. March 24, at La Chatelaine, 625 High St., Worthington. Participants will discuss May The Road Rise Up To Meet You, a historical novel by Peter Troy. Society membership is not required.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2398, 7 p.m. the last Wednesday of the month at the Sharon Memorial Hall, 161 and Morning Street, Worthington. For information, call 614-888-6137.

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 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.

Inventors Network, discussion of the invention process, 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the Ohio Business College, 4525 Trueman Blvd., Hilliard. Cost is $36 per year for membership (payable at any time, not pro-rated for a partial year), $5 per meeting for nonmembers at the door. Call 614-470-0144.

Anthem Toastmaster's Club, noon on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month in the multipurpose room at their offices, 6740 North High St., Worthington. The purpose of the club is to mentor public speaking skills by giving members opportunities to practice in a safe and secure environment. Free parking is available in the lot behind the building. For more information, search for the club, No. 749-359.

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.

Clintonville Beginning Dulcimer Club, 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the Education Room of Wesley Glen (by the swimming pool)), 5155 N. High St., Columbus. Bring a dulcimer or call to ask about borrowing one. No need to read music. There is no fee. For more information, contact Barb at marxolin@gmail.com or 614-530-8827.

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.

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.

Sawmill Road Toastmasters, noon the first and third Mondays of every month at Azteca Mexican Grill, 5925 Sawmill Road. Visitors are welcome; visit sawmilltoastmastersclubs.org. Members focus on improving public speaking skills.

Support groups

Syntero-Northwest Counseling Services' Worthington Widowhood Support Group, a monthly meeting for men and women who have been widowed, 2 to 3:30 p.m. March 19, at the Griswold Center, 777 High St. in Worthington. Janet Cohen, with the Central Ohio Agency on Aging, will present "Sharing Our Stories." This group is operated at no charge. Refreshments will be provided by the Laurels of Worthington. For reservations, due March 18, call 614-457-7876, ext. 422.

Syntero-Northwest Counseling Services' Low Vision Support Group, a monthly meeting for older adults with vision problems, 2 to 3:30 p.m. March 23, at the Griswold Center, 777 High St. in Worthington. This month features an open discussion. Transportation is available for Worthington city residents; call the center at 614-842-6320 to schedule. New members are welcome anytime. For more information, call Maxine Gilgoff of Syntero-Northwest Counseling Services at 614-457-7876, ext. 358.

Myasthenia Gravis Support Group, 10:30 a.m. to noon March 21, and 1 to 2:30 p.m. April 25, at the Northwest Library, 2280 Hard Road. For more information, call Jane 614-732-5930.

GOALS (Giving Those with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Another Lifestyle) Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month 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.

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.

Depression Support Group, sponsored by Mental Health America of Franklin County, 5:30 to 7 p.m. the second Monday of the month at Syntero-Dublin Counseling Center, 299 Cramer Creek Court, Dublin. Call Amanda to confirm at 614-889-5722 or visit mhafc.org. An additional group meets from 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.

Emotions Anonymous, a 12-step program for emotional wellness, meets from 4 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sundays at North Community Lutheran Church, 114 Morse Road; and from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays in Room 149C at Meadow Park Church of God, 2425 Bethel Road. Call 614-470-0397.

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.

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.

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.

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, call 614-251-1122.

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.

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.