Father-Daughter Dance set

A Father-Daughter Dance is set for Friday, May 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, Newcomerstown.

This is the fourth annual event in hopes of raising enough money to someday find a cure for cancer. Father-Daughter Dance tickets are $12, with each additional daughter being $4 each.

The event includes a night of Mardi Gras fun complete with a disc jockey, masks, beads, dancing, obstacle course, cake walks, pictures, crowing and more. Tickets may be purchased by calling Cindy at 330-340-7825.

Coin club to meet

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The Tuscarawas County Coin Club will meet Monday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the VFW Club, New Philadelphia. The meeting is open to the public.

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.

Vendors sought

COSHOCTON -- Applications are now being accepted for gift and craft vendors interested in participating in the 2013 Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival. This year's festival, sponsored by Frontier Power, will be June 7-9 at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds.

Craft and gift vendor spaces are available for $50 (10-foot by 10-foot) and $80 (20-foot by10-foot).

For information or to download an application, visit www.coshoctonchamber.com and click on the Balloon Festival link under "Events" or contact Patty Wherley at 740-824-3378.

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.

Children's grief support group

COSHOCTON -- A weekly children's grief support group meets every Tuesday from 4 to 5 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.

Bicentennial

committee

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

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.