Youth league auction
The Cy Young Youth League program, which serves approximately 300 boys and girls ages 5 to 15, will have a fundraising auction on Saturday, March 17 at 11 a.m. in the Laborers Local Hall, corner of Main and River streets, Newcomerstown. They are asking for donations of merchandise or a gift certificate for the auction. For information or to donate, call Ed Gibson, president, at 498-4545.
STONE CREEK -- A round and square dance is set for Saturday, March 3 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Tunnel Hill Community Center, Stone Creek. The cost per person is $5.
Round and square dance set
A round and square dance at the Progressive Valley Grange, County Road, 93, Coshocton County, will be March 17 from 8 to 11 p.m.
Country Boys Band with Linn Mizer as caller will perform.
Admission is $5 for those 10 years and older.
There will be cake walks and a food stand will be available.
For directions, take County Road 93 exit near Unusual Junction on US 36 and head north on County Road 93. Grange is on he right, just south of County Road 2.
Public is invited.
Ladies Night Out set
WEST LAFAYETTE -- The Janusian Club of West Lafayette, a civic-minded organization, will have its annual Ladies Night Out Card Party and Style Show on Thursday, March 22 at the Ridgewood Middle School. The buffet will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., continuing with silent auction, door prizes, bingo, cards, 50/50, raffle for a television, and the famous Style Show. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Admission is $10, prior sale. Tickets are available from members, or call Nancy at 545-7879 or Wendy at 622-8915. Proceeds will benefit the smoke alarm project, annual scholarship, and other community projects.
Trivia night set
Newcomerstown Public Library will be hosting another trivia night. Gather a group of 2 to 6 adults and come join them for a fun evening on Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m. This time around there will be eight rounds of ten questions to challenge your knowledge. The Friends of the Library will have a concession stand. Contact the library to register your team at 498-8228.
More computer classes offered
The Newcomerstown Public Library will be hosting one more basic computer class. The class will take place in the Library Annex on April 16 through April 20 from 1 to 4 p.m. each day. This class is only open to people who have not taken it previously.
Contact the library to register at 498-8228.
Library board to meet
Regular meetings of the Newcomerstown Public Library Board of Trustees are the second Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the Library Annex.
Projects sought for community service
COPS (Community Outreach Project) is hoping to help Newcomerstown area residents with home repair and maintenance.
Unfortunately, they are not able to do lawn care on a regular basis, but they are looking to help people make minor home repairs in their homes.
They are willing to do inside repairs during the winter months.
Call Derek at Christ United Methodist Church for referrals and details at 498-8134.
Anyone or any organization wishing to correspond with the Newcomerstown Bicentennial Committee can use: The Newcomerstown Ohio Bicentennial Committee, P.O. Box 11, Newcomerstown, OH 43832.
Christ's Kitchen, located in the Fellowship Hall of the Christ United Methodist Church in Newcomerstown, serves dinner from 4 to 6:15 p.m. every Monday. The dining room is open from 4 to 6:30 p.m.
The meal is free but donations are accepted.
The church is located at 648 Oak St., Newcomerstown.
For information, call 498-8134.
Sonshine Boxes drop-off
Bob Pell's Nationwide Insurance office, located at 117 N. Bridge St., Newcomerstown, is a new collection site for items to be sent to soldiers serving our country. Items may still be donated at Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, also in Newcomerstown. Sonshine Boxes consist of anything a soldier might need such as personal hygiene items, games, movies, etc.
For information, call 498-7994.