Retirement luncheon

Kurz-Kasch will have its monthly retirement luncheon on Wednesday, May 14 at 11:30 a.m. at April's Country Kitch'n in Newcomerstown.

Chicken barbecue planned

Fry's Valley Moravian Church will have a chicken barbecue on Saturday, May 17 from 4 to 7 p.m.

The meal includes half a chicken, baked beans, macaroni salad, roll, beverage and homemade dessert.

The meal costs $8 for adults and $4 for children.

The church is located at 594 Fry's Valley Road SW, New Philadelphia. Seating will be available inside the fellowship hall or pavilion.

Carry-out also available.

For information, call 740-254-9373.

Beard growing contest winners

On Saturday, June 28, during Cy Young Days in Newcomerstown, the judges will announce the winners of the beard growing contest. Judging will begin at 4 p.m.

'Old tyme' baseball game set

On Sunday, June 29, during Cy Young Days in Newcomerstown, there will be an "old tyme" baseball game at the Cy Young Memorial Park which will begin at 1 p.m.

TOPS meets on Tuesdays

TOPS, Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Chapter 2227, in Newcomerstown, has meetings each Tuesday at 5 p.m. in the lobby of Christ United Methodist Church, Newcomerstown.

For information, call 492-0225.

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.