Nc'town Easter Egg Hunt
The children's Easter Egg Hunt in Newcomerstown will be Saturday, April 4 starting promptly at 10 a.m. at Cy Young Park. The event is sponsored by the Newcomerstown Elks Lodge and the Church of the Nazarene.
The rain date is set for Saturday, April 11.
Port Washington Easter Egg Hunt
PORT WASHINGTON -- Tri-County Auxiliary will sponsor an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4 at 1 p.m. at Belden Park, Bremer Street, Port Washington.
The hunt is for children ages toddler through age 10 and there will be three age divisions. A special lucky egg will be placed in each division and the finder will receive a prize.
Newcomerstown Legion elections
The Newcomerstown American Legion Post 431 will have election of officers on Monday, April 20 at 7 p.m. at the legion hall. All members are urged to attend.
Lady Generals Boosters to meet
WEST LAFAYETTE -- The Ridgewood Lady Generals Booster group will meet Wednesday, April 1 at 6 p.m. at Ridgewood High School, room 306.
WEST LAFAYETTE -- The West Lafayette United Methodist Church will have a spaghetti supper on Friday, April 3 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the church at the corner of Oak Street and Russell Avenue. Advance ticket sales only! Carry-out will be available. Ticket prices are $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 4 to 11, and free for toddlers (ages 3 and under).
Tickets are available at the church office, 120 W. Union Ave., West Lafayette; or by calling 545-6368.
Fund-raising at JEM
Journey's End Ministries is participating in the annual national Feinstein Challenge which encourages fund raising for food pantry programs. All contributions from March1 through April 30 will receive matching donation from the $1,000,000 fund designated to be distributed. Contributions can be brought or sent to Journey's End Ministries, 205 S. River St., Newcomerstown.
Tornado drill set
There will be a statewide tornado drill on Wednesday, March 25 at 9:50 a.m. The test consists of three minutes on and three minutes off, four times.
March 22-28 is Spring Severe Weather Awarness Week in Ohio.
The Rising Sun Black Belt Academy in Newcomerstown will be at Baker's IGA from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 28 selling raffle tickets in support of the students travel to the 2009 National Championships.
NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The Schoenbrunn Community Moravian Church will host a spring craft show on Saturday, March 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The church is located at 2200 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia. Crafters from around the area will be participating. Food and baked goods will be for sale.
Spaghetti dinner set
Calvary United Methodist Church, corner of State Street and Heller Drive, will have a spaghetti dinner on Saturday, April 4 from 4 to 7 p.m.
The cost is $5.50 for adults, $3.50 for children ages 4 to 12, and free for those under 3. The meal includes spaghetti with homemade sauce, meatballs, salad, applesauce, bread and butter, drinks and many different homemade desserts.
The church is handicap accessible and the spaghetti dinner is open to the public.
Easter cookie and candy sale
There will be an Easter cookie and candy sale on Saturday, April 4 from 9 a.m. to noon in the Fellowship Hall of the Christ United Methodist Church, 648 Oak St., Newcomerstown.
The cost is $5 per pound and patrons can select their own items. Also, there will be frozen sticky buns for sale at a cost of $6 for a pan of eight.
HeBrews CoffeHouse will also be open.
The sale is sponsored by River Ringers, Cuba Mission Team and Chancel Choir.
Pancake breakfast set
NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The Schoenbrunn Community Moravian Church will have a pancake and sausage breakfast on Saturday, April 4 from 8 a.m. to noon at the church, 2200 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia. The menu includes all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, applesauce, juice, coffee and milk. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children under age 10. Children under 2 are free.
Rotary's spring blood screening
The Newcomerstown Rotary Club has scheduled their spring blood screening for April 4 at the West School on Beaver Street. For information, contact Gary Chaney at 498-4545. More details will be available later.
The Newcomerstown High School hallways are available for anyone interested in walking in the mornings from 5 to 7 a.m. The Beaver Street doors will be unlocked at 5 a.m.
East School seeks volunteers
The Newcomerstown East Elementary School is looking for volunteers from the community to come in and help with teachers and students. Volunteers would be helping with AR tests, clerical items, etc. Call 498-6601 or stop by the East School office for more information.
Sonshine Boxes drop-off
Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Newcomerstown is a collection site for items to be sent to soldiers serving our country. Sonshine Boxes consist of anything a soldier might need such as personal hygiene items, games, movies, etc.
For information, call 498-5165.