'Murder on the Nile' to be performed

WEST LAFAYETTE -- "Murder on the Nile," an Agatha Christie murder mystery classic, will be presented Nov. 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ridgewood Auditorium by Ridgewood Drama.

At intermission, each of the suspects will plead his/her innocence. The audience will then have an opportunity to vote on the guilty; A super sleuth in the audience will win a prize for deducing who the murder is.

Christmas parade

The Newcomerstown Christmas Parade, sponsored by the Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerce, will be Saturday, Nov. 30 at 5 p.m.

Line-up starts at 4 p.m. at Cy Young Park, Newcomerstown.

Santa will be in the East Elementary School, immediately following the parade. There will be treats and refreshments.

To be in the parade, call Bonnie at 498-6644.

Blood drive set

St. Paul's Lutheran Church is hosting the Newcomerstown community blood drive for the American Red Cross at 121 S. College St., Newcomerstown, on Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 1 to 6 p.m.

To schedule a appointment, call 1-800-733-2767.

Holiday market set

Newcomerstown Library will be having its annual Thanksgiving holiday market on Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

There are still a few spaces left for vendors.

Call the library at 498-8228 to reserve a table.

Blood drive set

GNADENHUTTEN -- Indian Valley FFA will be having its blood drive on Nov. 20 at the high school. Those donating must be 16 years old and it is open to the community.

A Cardboard City to promote what its like to be without things that we have will be Nov. 15-Nov. 16 at Tractor Supply in New Philadelphia.

Adult grief support group

COSHOCTON -- A weekly adult grief support group meets every other Friday at 11 a.m. in 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.