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.

Oil and gas seminar

An oil and gas activity seminar is set for Thursday, Feb. 28 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, Newcomerstown.

The seminar is titled, "Planning For Your Business and Landowner Opportunities."

The seminar is free and open to the public.

Author at the library

Tate Publishing author Bethany Thompson will be at the Newcomerstown Public Library on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 3 to 5 p.m. signing copies of her new book "Little Birdie."

More information about the book can be found at http://www.tatepublishing.com/bookstore/book.php?w=978-1-62295-417-9.

Certification nearing

Those interested in being a lifeguard at the Cy Young Pool in Newcomerstown are reminded to check with local agencies regarding certification requirements. Certification and re-certification can be obtained by calling the Tuscarawas County YMCA at 330-364-5511 or the Coshocton County Red Cross at 740-622-6763.

Nurses to meet

The Newcomerstown/Coshocton area Nurses Christian Fellowship will meet Monday, Feb. 25 at 6:15 p.m. in the West Lafayette United Methodist Church, 120 W. Union St., West Lafayette. Use the Oak Street entrance. All RNs LPNs or any allied health professionals are invited to attend. There will be a discussion based on an article from the Journal of Christian Nursing. For information, contact Any Bower at 545-7645 or Marian Murphy at 498-7265.

Library board

The Newcomerstown Public Library Board of Trustees will meet in special session on Feb. 19 at 6 p.m. in the Library Annex to discuss policies.

Spring craft show set

NERS Inc. will have its annual spring craft show on Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, 1066 E. State St., Newcomerstown.

Many area crafters with many different items will be available.

A lunch stand will be provided by NERS Inc.

For information, call Karen 498-8234.

Wild game supper set

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Jerusalem Church Men's Brotherhood will have a wild game supper on Saturday, March 2 at 6 p.m. The church is located at 1417 Stonecreek Road SW, New Philadelphia.

Hunters are asked to bring a prepared game dish (from game harvested this year). The cost is $10.

Non-hunters are asked to bring a vegetable covered dish. The cost is $10.

Dessert and beverage will be provided.

W.H. "Chip" Gross, a writer/photographer, will be the guest speaker.

There will be door prizes.

For tickets or information, call 498-7017.

Donations sought

Donations are being sought for the annual Cy Young Youth League auction set for Saturday, March 16 at 11 a.m. in the Laborers Local Hall, corner of Main and River streets, Newcomerstown.

They are asking for donations of merchandise or gift certificates.

The youth league serves approximately 300 boys and girls in ages 5 to 16.

To donate an item, call 498-4545.

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.

Exhibitors sought for show

COSHOCTON -- Exhibitors are now being accepted for the 2013 Coshocton Home & Lifestyle Show to take place March 9 and March 10. The show benefits Habitat for Humanity of Coshocton County and is in its fourth year.

The successful show annually draws approximately 45 exhibitors and 1,000 visitors. Focusing on all things relating to the home, its contents, and its care, the show will take place at the Coshocton County Career Center. Parking is free and there is no admission charge for attending.

If you are interested in exhibiting or for information, contact Linda Miller, chairman, at 545-6688 or llindamiller2u@gmail.com.



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.