Quilting to resume
Quilting on the Newcomerstown Bicentennial quilt is every Friday from 9 to 11 a.m.
The location has been changed from the Temperance Tavern Museum to the Newcomerstown Library Annex upstairs.
All quilters welcome.
Roast beef dinner canceled
The annual roast beef dinner fundraiser, sponsored by the Cy Young Days Festival Committee, has been canceled.
For information, contact Ed Gibson or Gary Chaney.
The Newcomerstown Public Library Board of Trustees will meet in special session on Feb. 19 at 6 p.m. in the Library Annex to discuss policies.
Medi-Wise Pharmacy in Newcomerstown will have its free blood pressure, blood sugar, and total cholesterol screening on Wednesday, Feb. 13 from 9 a.m. to noon.
Pansy baskets for sale
Support the Newcomerstown Bicentennial Committee by purchasing a pansy basket.
The spring pansy baskets cost $15.95 each (total cost) and include eight plants.
Pre-paid orders are due by Feb. 18.
To order, call Barb McNeilly (Garden Basket) at 492-0108 or Judy Wilcox at 740-291-7349.
Swiss steak dinner
GNADENHUTTEN -- A Swiss steak dinner is planned for Saturday, Feb. 16 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Gnadenhutten Moravian Church.
The cost of the dinner is $9 and carry-out is available.
Spring craft show set
NERS Inc. will have its annual spring craft show on Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, 1066 E. State St., Newcomerstown.
Many area crafters with many different items will be available.
A lunch stand will be provided by NERS Inc.
For information, call Karen 498-8234.
Round and square dance set
COSHOCTON -- A round and square dance is set for Feb. 16 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Progressive Valley Grange, County Road 93, Coshocton County.
Admission is $5 for those 10 years and older.
There will be cake walks and a food stand will be available.
The Country Boys Band will perform with Linny Mizer as caller.
The public is invited.
Wild game supper set
NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Jerusalem Church Men's Brotherhood will have a wild game supper on Saturday, March 2 at 6 p.m. The church is located at 1417 Stonecreek Road SW, New Philadelphia.
Hunters are asked to bring a prepared game dish (from game harvested this year). The cost is $10.
Non-hunters are asked to bring a vegetable covered dish. The cost is $10.
Dessert and beverage will be provided.
W.H. "Chip" Gross, a writer/photographer, will be the guest speaker.
There will be door prizes.
For tickets or information, call 498-7017.
Donations are being sought for the annual Cy Young Youth League auction set for Saturday, March 16 at 11 a.m. in the Laborers Local Hall, corner of Main and River streets, Newcomerstown.
They are asking for donations of merchandise or gift certificates.
The youth league serves approximately 300 boys and girls in ages 5 to 16.
To donate an item, call 498-4545.
Adult grief support group
COSHOCTON -- A weekly adult grief support group meets every Monday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Health Services and Hospice of Coshocton, 230 S. 4th St., Coshocton.
For information, call Mary at 740-623-7311, ext. 205.
Registration is not necessary but helpful.
Exhibitors sought for show
COSHOCTON -- Exhibitors are now being accepted for the 2013 Coshocton Home & Lifestyle Show to take place March 9 and March 10. The show benefits Habitat for Humanity of Coshocton County and is in its fourth year.
The successful show annually draws approximately 45 exhibitors and 1,000 visitors. Focusing on all things relating to the home, its contents, and its care, the show will take place at the Coshocton County Career Center. Parking is free and there is no admission charge for attending.
If you are interested in exhibiting or for information, contact Linda Miller, chairman, at 545-6688 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.