DOVER -- The public is invited to attend the annual Zeisberger Heckewelder awards dinner, sponsored by the Tuscarawas County Historical Society, on May 7 at the Tuscarawas County Senior Center in Dover. Hospitality begins at 6 p.m. and dinner will be at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are $18 per person. Tables of eight may be reserved for families or groups. Mail checks to: TCHS, PO Box 462, New Philadelphia, OH 44663. Deadline for reservations is April 25.

The 2013 dinner will honor Charles Knaack of Zoar, Joseph Bonamico of New Philadelphia, and Richard Kelley of Dover, for their dedication in preserving our history and work to better life for others in Tuscarawas County.

For information, contact the TCHS at 330-339-3391, ext. 47794, from 8 a.m. to noon, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.