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Correction

In the article about the West Lafayette council, the dates listed for the West Lafayette Homecoming were incorrect. The correct dates are July 26-28, 2018.

Library events

The Newcomerstown Public Library is planning an Egg Hunt on Friday, March 30, at 11 a.m. with prizes, candies and "other sweet finds" for children ages 1-12. The Library is also planning a Cake Baking Contest on Thursday, April 26, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Register by Saturday, April 14. Does your cake have what it takes to wow your Library's judges? Flavor and presentation are considered.

Festival meeting

The next Cy Young Days Festival Committee meeting will be 6:30 p.m. March 28 at Dick’s Place. Anyone interested helping is welcome to attend.

Benefit event

Brenda Hoffman Scholarship Benefit will be Saturday, April 7, at Cy Young Lanes, Newcomerstown. There will be open bowling from 1 p.m. to midnight and a lane can be rented at $20 an hour. There will be a chicken barbecue from 1-5 p.m. with chicken prepared by Brice Miller. Tickets are $10 and includes a chicken half and two sides. Pre-sale tickets are available. A cornhole tournament will begin at 3 p.m., weather permitting. There will also be a 50/50 and silent auction. Donations can be made at the Dover-Phila Federal Credit Union. The event funds scholarships to Newcomerstown High School students in memory of Brenda Hoffman.

Good Friday experience

The "Good Friday Experience" will take place on Good Friday, March 30, anytime 6 to 8 p.m. with interactive stations at the Newcomerstown Church of the Nazarene.There will also be a Community Sunrise Service on April 1, at 7 a.m. at the Cy Young Park in the main pavilion, followed by breakfast at 8 a.m. Newcomerstown Church of the Nazarene and a Resurrection Worship Service at 10 a.m.

Class of 1958

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1958 will meet for lunch on Thursday, April 12, at 12:30 p.m. at Unusual Junction outside Newcomerstown.

Country music

The Kimbolton Community Center will reopen on Sunday, April 8 with the first music program of the year. Music will begin at noon and continue until 3 p.m. Menu for the day will include baked steak and chicken dinners, as well as an assortment of sandwiches, salads and homemade desserts. Carry out is available. This event, sponsored by The Kimbolton Homecoming Committee, is open to the public with no admission charge. Programs for the remainder of the year will be held on the first Sunday of each month.

Dinner, bake sale

PORT WASHINGTON — St. Paul’s United Church of Christ at the corner of High and Arch streets in Port Washington will host a roast beef dinner and bake sale from 4-7 p.m. on Saturday, April 7. Prices are: adults, $12; children 6-12, $5; children 5 and under, free. The menu includes slow-cooked roast beef, baked potato, green beans, tossed salad (locally grown Boltz Family Farm lettuce), roll, dessert and beverage. For information, call 740-498-7752.

Class of 1957

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1957 will meet at noon on Tuesday, April 3, at Roberta’s in Warsaw.

Kurz Kasch retirees

The Kurz Kasch retirees will meet at 11:30 a.m. on April 11 at April’s Country Kitch’n.

Stamp show

The Tuscora Stamp Club will have a stamp show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, at the Tuscora Park pavilion in New Philadelphia. Admission is free. At 4 p.m. there will be an auction of stamps, supplies and philatelic material.

Heavenly Dogs

St. James Lutheran Church Men will host their fifth annual "Heavenly Hot Dogs and More" at the church, 215 Church St., Tuscarawas, each Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. through the end of March. The event is a warm meal of a sandwich, soup, dessert and beverage. Carry-out is available. Free-will donations are accepted to cover the cost of the meal and any extra proceeds will go toward projects by the men’s group.