Upcoming Events


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The West Liberty United Methodist Church, 202 W. Newell St., will host GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays, a one-evening seminar for people facing the holidays after the loss of a loved one. This will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, at the church. The event is designed to provide ways to navigate through the holidays and will give practical tips, words of strength and encouragement, and suggestions to help you face and survive the unique stresses of the holiday season. For more information, call Gene Farley at 937-441-3592.

West Liberty United Methodist Church offers Grief Support through a program called GriefShare, a weekly seminar and support group designed to help rebuild life after losing a loved one. The two session times offered are 10 a.m. Mondays starting Aug. 31 or 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays starting Sept. 1. There is a $5 registration fee. The group meets at the church, 202 W. Newell St. Call 937-441-3592 for information. Everyone is welcome.

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The Logan/Champaign MHDAS Board meets at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in the board offices at 1521 N. Detroit St., West Liberty.

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The Community Blood Center will hold a blood drive 1:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, in the Community Center of Green Hills Community, 6557 S. U.S. Route 68.

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The Indian Lake Middle Scholastic School Book Fair will be held Nov. 5-12 during school hours. The Book Fair will also be open during conferences on Nov. 5 and 10 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Students may also attend the Online Book Fair by visiting http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/indianlakemiddleschool.

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The Indian Lake Area Historical Society will meet Monday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Galilee Lutheran Church on Lincoln Blvd. in Russells Point. The speaker will be Kay Adams on the subject “The rise and fall of the Cherokee.” All are welcome.

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All are invited to a Halloween Party at the Miami Grange in DeGraff on Thursday, Oct. 29, immediately following Trick or Treat. There will be costume contests, games, prizes and refreshments. The DeGraff United Methodist Church Youth Group will again present the Haunted Basement.

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On Tuesday, Nov. 17, the Logan/Champaign MHDAS Board meets at 5 p.m. in board offices, 1521 N. Detroit St., West Liberty.

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The Board of Directors of the North Central Ohio Solid Waste Management District will have a regular quarterly meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Champaign County Community Center, 1512 S. U.S. Route 68, Urbana. For further information regarding this meeting, contact Dennis Baker, NCO SWMD Director, at 419-228-8278 or 800-553-6763, ext. 24.

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Beggars Night is 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 29 in all Logan County municipalities.

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Flu shots are available at the Logan County Health District during regular immunization clinics. These clinics are held every Thursday morning from 9-11 a.m. In addition on the first and third Thursday of the month there are late clinics available from 2-6 p.m.

Please call 937-651-6186 for further information and to register for your flu shot.

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The Red Cross will hold a blood drive in West Liberty, Oct. 23, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Bethel Mennonite Church, 416 Washington.

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The Indian Lake FFA Chapter will host the annual Hog Roast on Friday, Oct. 23, from 3:30 to 7 p.m. at the Indian Lake High School FFA shop prior to the varsity home football game against Urbana. The meal includes a locally raised pulled pork sandwich, baked beans, cole slaw and a drink for $6. You may also purchase a piece of pie for $1. Dine in or carryout. Reserve your tickets by calling 686-8851 ext. 4604.

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A free series of three weight-loss classes will be held 7-8 p.m. Nov. 10 and Dec. 8 in the basement of Oakhill Medical Center, West Liberty. Call 937-599-5175 to register.

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Russells Point Church of God hosts a free pancake breakfast for the community 8-11 a.m. the fourth Saturday of each month.

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The Logan County Art League holds an Open Studio 7-9 p.m. on the 2nd and 3rd Monday of each month so people can bring in their visual arts projects to work on among like-minded artists. Try new things, gain direction, get encouragement and explore. It will be a safe place to share ideas and get inspiration. It is open to anyone in the arts, at any level, and in any media. There will be several experienced artists on hand to help, so beginners are welcome. Just bring your project and your supplies and join us. There is no cost.

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Logan/Champaign Counties Survivor of Suicide (SOS) Support Group for those bereaved by suicide will meet 6:30-8 p.m. the 2nd Thursday of each month at the MHDAS Board, 123 N. Detroit St., West Liberty, with topics and events planned for each month.

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The Indian Lake United Christian Services Food Pantry at the Municipal Building, 433 state Route 708, Russells Point, offers food assistance to all residents of the Indian Lake School District on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursdays of the month. The Food Pantry is staffed entirely by volunteers and operates solely with donated funds and food.

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The Logan County Health District Office, located at 310 S. Main St., Bellefontaine, has TB testing at the office every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. For more information, call 651-6186.