Soup, baked potato luncheon

Gnadenhutten Lions Club will have a soup and baked potato luncheon on Sunday, Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Masonic Temple, 112 S.. Walnut St.,s Gnadenhutten. Cost is $5 and dessert table available for $1. A great silent auction will be going on as well. Carry-out available. Bring any old eyeglasses you would like to turn in and help our mission of helping those who cannot see.

Retirement dinner set

The Kurz-Kasch monthly retirement dinner is set for Nov. 11 at 11:30 a.m. at April's Country Kitch'n in Newcomerstown.

Craft bazaar set

The eighth annual craft bazaar at the Newcomerstown Churches of Christ in Christian Union, corner of State Street and McKinley Avenue, Newcomerstown, is set for Saturday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There will be a lunch stand, baked goods, homemade vegetable soup, along with sandwiches and desserts.

Fall Gala planned

The Newcomerstown Senior Center will have its third annual Fall Gala on Saturday, Nov. 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the senior center, 222 Bridge St., Newcomerstown.

There will be crafts, home decor, baked goods, food stand and more.

Vendors are needed. If interested, call Heather Berndt at 740-498-7128 or 330-401-8677.

Thanksgiving feast set

The annual community Thanksgiving, sponsored by the Newcomerstown Ministerial Association and with all donations raised going to Journey's End Ministry, will be Sunday, Nov. 15 at 5 p.m. with doors open at 4:30 p.m. in the River of Life at Christ United Methodist Church, 648 Oak St., Newcomerstown.

Craft show planned

The 25th annual Christmas in the Village Craft Show will be Saturday, Nov. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, 1066 E. State Street, Newcomerstown. Area crafters will be set up to sell their hand made items. Included in these will be crocheted items, plastic canvas items, recycled items, lighted bottles, wreathes, wooden items, glass items, candy, baked goods, jewelry, garlands, small decorated trees, all natural products, greeting cards, embroidered items and much more. Lunch stand by NERS will be available too. For information, call Karen at 740-498-8234.

Chicken barbecue set

A chicken barbecue is planned for Saturday, Nov. 7 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Tunnel Hill Community Center, Stone Creek. For tickets, call 330-308-0709.

Dances planned

Round and square dances are set for Saturday, Nov. 7 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Tunnel Hill Community Center, Stone Creek. The cost is $6 per person.

Parade entries sought

Entries are being sought for the 2015 Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerce's annual Christmas Parade on Saturday, Nov. 28. Line-up is at 4 p.m. at the Cy Young Park and the parade moves at 5 p.m. Santa will be at the East Elementary School immediately following the parade. There will be treats and refreshments. To register a float or entry, call 740-498-6644 or 330-407-0575.

Exercise available

Tunnel Hill Community Center, 112 E. Maple St., Stone Creek, will be open on Tuesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. for walking, exercise, playing cards, or visiting with friends.

If someone wants to make a quilt or learn hand quilting, call Pauline at 330-308-0709. She is hand-quilting in a hoop.

Single moms group

Are you a single mom who needs a break, some answers, hope, wisdom, help? Join the Single Mom's group meetings on Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. at RaChard's Coffee Cove, 209 W. Main St., next to the Feed Barn.

Based on the book,"Hope and Help for the Single Mom," The 21 Principles of a Healthy Single Mom written by Lori Little.

The series is sponsored by the Victory Assembly of God and is free of charge.

Notary services available

The Newcomerstown Public Library now has notary services available on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The services are free of charge.

TOPS meets on Tuesdays

TOPS, Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Chapter 2227, in Newcomerstown, has meetings each Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Newcomerstown.

For information, call 740-492-0225.

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 740-498-8134.