Upcoming Events


The Logan County HazMat Team will meet at 8 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center’s Building G for a regular monthly meeting and Annual Refresher Training.

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Celebrate Ohio-Featured Authors Program Series: Friday, February 22 from 10 – 11 am, Logan County Libraries in hosting a 1-hour educational program celebrating the works and art of Ohio author Ted Arnold. Funded in part through a Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services LSTA Grant awarded by the State Library of Ohio. Program held at The Grove Community Center, 123 North Detroit Street, West Liberty. For more information call the Library at (937)599-4189 or visit LoganCountyLibraries.org

Family Movie Night at the Knowlton Library: Come celebrate Love My Library Month, Monday, February 25, 6 pm-7:30 pm. Call the Library, 937-599-4189, for the movie title or visit LoganCountyLibraries.org

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The Indian Lake High School Music Department will present the new musical “The Addams Family” at 8 p.m. Friday, March 1, and Saturday, March 2. The production features seniors Trent Devine, Laura Downey, Belle Elliott, Dakota McKinnon, Colin Powers, Caleb Taylor, Emaleigh Wallace, Caitlyn Young and Jacob Zarnosky and is directed by Joyce King and Rebecca Taylor. Admission is $8 and all seats are reserved. Tickets can be reserved by calling 937-686-7645 (messages only) or by email at ilhsmusical@gmail.com

Box office hours are noon to 8 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, and noon to 4 p.m. on Wednesday and Friday. The musical is presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide, 1180 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 640, New York, NY 10036. (866)378-9758. www.theatricalrights.com

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The Indian Lake Sophomore Class of 2021 will host a formal and semi-formal Dress Exchange Event on Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Indian Lake Elementary School Cafeteria and Gym. There is a $5 sellers fee per dress. Set the price for your dress and keep the sale price. Dresses may be dropped off from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the elementary school. The Dress Exchange will be 1 to 3 p.m. Items will be sorted by size. This is a cash only event, no checks. You may also purchase raffle tickets for Prom related prize packages! Please pick up your money or unsold items at 3:15 p.m.

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All are invited to a seminar titled “Avoiding Theft in Your Nonprofit” at 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, March 25, in the Indian Lake High School Media Center, 6210 N. state Route 235, Lewistown. RSVP at 937-686-8601 or stanleyp@ils-k12.org

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Welcome Dorothy Pelanda to her new position as Ohio Department of Agriculture Director. Union County will host a meet and greet for Union, Logan and Hardin counties 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, in the Buckeye Meeting Room of the Union County Ag Center, 18000 N. state Route 4, Marysville. This will be an opportunity to discuss issues that matter to the area.

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Kindergarten registration/screening for the 2019-20 school year will take place at Indian Lake Elementary School on March 6-8. Call the elementary at 937-686-READ (7323) to schedule a time for your student. Children must be 5 years of age on or before Aug. 1, 2019.

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The Five Loaves Food Pantry is open for families in the Riverside Local School District the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5 to 7 p.m. The pantry is located at the Quincy United Methodist Church, 111 South St., Quincy. Proper ID and address information are required. For more info, call 937-585-5114.

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The Logan County Health District offers free HIV testing the third Monday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Testing is confidential. The goal of this program is to prevent the spread of the HIV disease through education and testing.

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Journey Christian Cancer Support meets 6:30-8 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at Quest Community Church, 110 South St., in West Liberty. It is free and the building is handicap accessible. Long-time cancer survivors, current cancer patients and their caregivers are invited. This is a community event sponsored by the church. A table of books and resources are available to use. For more information, call Karla Kensey at 614-827-5882.

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Book Club, For A Brew Generation – Books on Tap! A casual book group for 20-30 somethings and beyond, interested in reading fun and edgy books, with a trivia style discussion at the “Tap of Ohio.” Hosted by Logan County Libraries and Brewfontaine every 3rd Monday of the month at 7 p.m. Library cards are required for the monthly book title checkout. Participants must be 21 years of age to purchase adult beverages. For more information call the Library at (937)599-4189 or visit LoganCountyLibraries.org

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The Logan County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau offers networking and education opportunities: First Thursday’s Coffee Hour – 1st Thursday of each month @ 8:00 a.m. @ (visit www.logancountyohio.com for site info); Legislative Meetings – 2nd Tuesday of each month @ 7:30a.m. @ Chamber Office; Young Professionals – 2nd Tuesday of each month @ 5:30 p.m. @ (visit www.logancountyohio.com for site info). Additional networking opportunities available w/membership include Quarterly H.R. Lunch & Learns; Safety Council Meetings – 3rd Thursday of each month @ 7:30 a.m. @ Hilliker YMCA; Business After Hours – Available upon request. (keep this in til further notice)

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Women who have experienced infertility or miscarriage, are undergoing fertility treatments, or are considering adoption are invited to a monthly support group that meets at Memorial Hospital. HOPE, an independent, peer-led, female-only support group provides an opportunity to share information, discuss sensitive issues, or just listen to others. Meetings are confidential, unbiased and planned to provide support and comfort. Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. in Meeting Room E at Memorial Hospital, 500 London Ave. in Marysville (use entrance E). For information, email hopemarysville@gmail.com.

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The Food Pantry of Wake Up the World Ministries is open the last Friday of each month from 4 to 6 p.m. to individuals and families in Logan County needing food and who qualify under the Second Harvest Food Bank criteria. The church is at the former Northeastern Elementary, 600 Brown Ave., Bellefontaine. Qualified individuals and families can secure three days of food, including veggies, meats and canned goods, by entering the church’s back entrance. Contact Janet Sexton at 937-441-5189, or Heather Wright at 937-441-5168 for more info.

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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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The Logan County Art League holds an Open Studio 7-9 p.m. on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th 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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FREE Survivors of Suicide Support Group meets the second Wednesday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Consolidated Care, 1521 N. Detroit St., across from Quest Church in West Liberty. For info: 937-599-1975.

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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, 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. For more information, call 937-651-6186.

The Logan County Health District has vaccines for all ages during the regular Immunization Clinics every Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m. and the 1st Thursday of the month from 2 to 6 p.m. Please call to register at 937-651-6186. We take the following insurances: Anthem * Aetna * Medical Mutual and most Ohio Medicaid plans. Please bring all of your insurance cards and your child’s immunization card.

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. Most Ohio Medicaid plans are accepted.