Upcoming Events


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The Woodstock Lions Club will host a Pancake & Sausage Day on Sunday, March 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 2235 N. state Route 559, Woodstock. For more info, call Randy Williams at 937-604-9784.

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The Temple of Quincy, 201 Main St., will welcome its new pastor, Joe Brown, and his family with a reception brunch following the 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, worship service.

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A Benefit Dinner for April Rodriquez Family will be held 4-7:30 p.m. March 5 at the West Liberty United Methodist Church. $10 donation per person. ($5 for those under 10). For information, call 937-475-4219.

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The Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities wants to hear from area residents. Each year the board is required by law to seek input as to how well Logan County Board of DD services are meeting the needs of clients and the community. Please complete the brief survey found on the Board of DD website at www.logancbdd.org before March 4.

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American Red Cross will hold a blood drive 2-8 p.m. Feb. 29 at the Belle Center United Methodist Church, 101 S. Center St., Belle Center. Make an appointment by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

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The West Liberty-Salem Local School District will hold kindergarten screening from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, and Friday, April 29. To be eligible for kindergarten, students must be 5 years of age on or prior to Aug. 1, 2016. Parents planning to send their child to kindergarten during the 2016-2017 school year can find registration forms at www.wlstigers.org, can have one sent home with another student, or can pick one up in the elementary office. All forms should be returned to the elementary office on or before April 1. Call 937-465-0060, ext. 121, or email k5@wlstigers.org to set up a screening appointment.

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Calvary Christian School is registering children for its kindergarten program. For the 4-year-old kindergarten program, students must be 4 by Sept. 3o. For the K5 kindergarten program, students must be 5 by Sept. 30. Call the school at 937-599-6847 for an application or pick one up in the school office between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.

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Overeaters Anonymous meets at 10 a.m. each Monday at Hillcrest Baptist Church, 1505 S. Main St., in Bellefontaine. This meeting is open to anyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. There are no dues and no fees for membership. Participants are asked to enter through the back door of the church. For more info, call 937-582-9007.

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Kirkmont Back To Basics Day is set for 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, June 4, at the Kirkmont Center of Zanefield. Family members of all ages are welcome to Kirkmont’s 278 acres of wooded countryside for a day of back-to-basics interpretation and entertainment. The day will include guided hikes, self-led hiking and exploring, interpretive presentations, arts-and-crafts, a scavenger hunt, and an appearance from Creek Stewart of Willow Haven outdoors, host of The Weather Channel’s Fat Guys in the Woods and consultant for Backpacker Magazine. RSVP’s should be sent to Caleb Thompson at: Cthompson4137@gmail.com Subject: Nat’l Trails Day RSVP. If you are going to submit an RSVP for one or both of the crafts, please note Craft A for the Pinecone Birdfeeder, Craft B for the Twig Picture Frame, or BOTH for both crafts, this helps us ensure that we have enough supplies for everyone. While there is no fee to attend the day of activities, a suggested donation of $5 will be requested.

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West Liberty United Methodist Church, 202 W. Newell St., offers Grief Support through a program called GriefShare, a weekly seminar and support group designed to help rebuild lives after losing a loved one, offering help, encouragement and hope. Two session times are offered – Mondays at 10 a.m. or Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. There is a $5 registration fee. Call 937-441-3592 for information. Everyone is welcome.

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DeGraff Baptist Church, 100 E. Miami St., offers a bereavement support group to share, support and normalize grief after the loss of a loved one. Beginning April 4, sessions will be held each Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the church. RSVP brucekeeling@outlook.com or 304-415-1728. There is no registration fee.

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The Logan/Champaign MHDAS Board will meet in board offices, 1521 N. Detroit St., West Liberty, at 5 p.m. on the following Tuesdays: May 17 and June 7.

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A support group for caregivers, family and friends of those with Parkinson’s Disease meets the first Monday of every month at 10 a.m. at Vancrest in Urbana. For further information call Ann Bahan at 937-969-8565 or Doris Murray at 937-652-3098.

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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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Gloryland Ministries is accepting donations of gently-loved stuffed animals, holiday decorations, books (especially children’s), sewing items, craft items and kits, old neckties, small office supplies, school supplies for kids, small household decorations, collectibles, puzzles and board games with all pieces, wheelchairs, walkers, canes, bath chairs. The drop-off box is located on the porch at 8908 S. U.S. Route 68, West Liberty. Call Rev. Tami Wenger at 937-465-6081 for more information.

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The Logan County Health District Office, 310 S. Main St., Bellefontaine, is open 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1:30 to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday; and 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday. Hours have been reduced due to budget cuts. WIC hours are not affected. For more information, call 937-651-6186.

Flu shots for all ages are available 9-11 a.m. each Thursday and 2-6 p.m. the first and Thursday of each month. Most insurances are accepted. Call 937-651-6186 to register.

The Logan County WIC has monthly breastfeeding classes at the Logan County Health District office. The classes are open to the public; you do not need to be on WIC to participate. The class is designed for anyone thinking about breastfeeding to help determine the right choice for themselves and their baby. For more information call the health district at 937-651-6191.

TB testing is done 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1:30-4 p.m.on Mondays and Tuesdays. The charge is $20 cash, or check with ID.