The Coshocton County Beacon April 17, 2019 - Page 26

|  COMMUNITY CALENDAR Local Events Administrative Professionals Day Lunch: The Administrative Professionals Day Lunch will be Wednesday, April 24 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Roscoe United Methodist Church. Lunch is $15 per person. Please RSVP by April 17 by calling 740-622-8504 or firststepcosh@sbcglobal.net. The administrative assistant of the year award will be given. Steak Fry: Three Rivers Fire District Steak Fry will be Saturday, April 27 from 4 - 8 p.m. The fire district is located at 24199 SR 621. Menu will include steak, potato, one side, drink, and dessert. Cost is by donations. They will have homemade Amish pies, ice cream, 50/50, door prizes, fire station open house, and more. Earth Day: CECA will celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 27 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Coshocton County Career Center, 23640 Airport Rd., Coshocton. Music by Roscoe Transit Au- thority and Kay Denbow. A variety of programs will be offered including arts and activities for kids. For more information, visit www.CecAware.org. Bluegrass Music: Three Rivers Bluegrass Music and Relay for Life Team Alana presents bluegrass music at Coshocton Village Inn and Suites, 115 N. Water St., on SR 541 beside McDonald’s, once a month. Admission is $7 per person; those 12 and under, no charge. Featured band is from 7 – 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam is 9:30 – 10:30 p.m. For information, call 740-498- 8456. The next event will be April 27 and the featured band will be Sawmill Ridge Band. Arbor Day: The Coshocton Tree Commission is celebrating Ar- bor Day with the help of Coshocton Soil and Water Conserva- tion District by bringing the “City Big Tree” Tour to Coshocton. On Saturday April 27, you can see the “City Big Trees” that are in Coshocton. Members of the Tree Commission will be at Himebaugh Park to hand out maps and information on the big trees that have been selected by the staff of Soil and Water. Stop by from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. to pick up your map; this is a driving tour and the trees can be seen from your car. Yellow Flag Sales: The Yellow Flag Garage and Yard Sales will be Friday May 3 and Saturday May 4. Sign-up by April 24 at Dale Gress Real Estate, CC’s Village Market, East Coast Risk Management, Ridgewood General Store, Myers Country Diner, and Statements by Shannon for your sale to be listed on a map in the Beacon, or by May 1 for the Facebook listing. Receive a yellow flag when $5 listing fee is paid. Contact Debbie (740) 502-6755, Christy (740) 502-2481 or Gwen (740) 502-0470. For reserva- tions in Burt Park, contact the Mayor’s Office (740) 545-6327. Sweeny Todd: The Coshocton Footlight Players will present, “Sweeny Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at the Triple Locks Theatre, 685 N. Whitewoman St., on May 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, and 18 at 8 p.m. and May 12 at 2 p.m. Tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 740-622-2959 or at www.footlight- players.com. Golf Scramble: Operation Veterans Helping Veterans will have a 4-man golf scramble on Saturday, May 18 at 9 a.m. at Hickory Flats Golf Course in West Lafayette. Cost is $50 per person and $200 per team. There is a 30-team limit. There will also be raf- fle prizes, a 50/50, hole prizes, and skins/mulligans. Hot dogs will be available during the round and a chicken dinner will be provided afterward. Contact: Chad Elliott at 740-255-1716 or Brian Hawkins at 740-610-8109. Burst into Bloom: The Pink Ladies annual geranium and plant sale will be Friday, May 24 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Coshoc- ton Regional Medical Center Business Annex. Geraniums are $3.50 or $42 per dozen. Bedding plants are $16 per flat. Ten inch hanging baskets also available. Flowers are from The Gar- den Patch. Geraniums can be ordered in red, white, salmon, or pink. Pre-orders available by calling 740-623-4196 by May 22. Blood Drive: On May 28, the West Lafayette Chamber of Com- merce, in conjunction with Kirk Street Event Center, is spon- soring an American Red Cross Blood Drive. The American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at the Kirk Street Event Center, 113 S. Kirk Street, West Lafayette from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact redcrossblood.org or 1-800-733-2767 to register to donate. Contact Gwen at (740) 502-0470 for more information. Announcements Free Technical Skills Training: Central Ohio Technical College will offer free technical skills training at their Coshocton cam- pus. Some classes include industrial electric motors and PLC, AC and DC circuits, hydraulics and pneumatics, mechanical systems, autoCAD electrical, welding and fabrication, and 21st Century job readiness skills. For more information, contact Vicki Maple at 740-364-9565 or vmaple@cotc.edu. Caregiver Class: There will be a Powerful Tools for Caregivers class this spring at the senior center. No date has been set as of press time. Call 740-622-4852 to register. Volunteer Opportunities: Hospice of Coshocton is looking for volunteers. Whether it’s providing companionship to someone in their final days or supporting family members and care- givers, you can help bring quality and dignity to those facing the end of their lives. You can volunteer an hour a week or a few days a month. If you are interested in becoming a Hospice volunteer, contact Janet Rettos at 740-623-2331 or jrettos@ interim-health.com. Book and Gift Sale: There will be a book and gift sale at Grand Central Station in Coshocton Regional Medical Center on Friday, April 19 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Pink Ladies Auxiliary to benefit CRMS. Easter Egg Hunt: The Coshocton County Animal Shelter will have their second annual Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 19 from 1 – 3 p.m. at the shelter. It is open to the public. Categories for ages 1 – 4 and 5 – 10. Cat room coloring area. Kennel viewing and egg hunt and treats. Village Meetings: The Village of West Lafayette will have a pub- lic safety meeting on April 24 at 7 p.m. in the council chambers. The next regular village council meeting will be April 22 at 7 p.m. in the council chambers. Mobile Mammography Unit: Coshocton City Health Depart- ment is sponsoring mammography screenings offered by The James Mobile Mammography Unit on Friday, April 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 400 Browns Lane, Coshocton. Call the Mobile Mammography Department to schedule an appointment at 800-240-4477 or 614-293-4455. Please call at least two weeks in advance to schedule. Blood Drive: The Coshocton Christian School, 23891 Airport Rd., Coshocton, will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, May 2 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or the school at 740-622-5052. Pretty Products Dinner: The next Pretty Products dinner will be at the Moose on Friday, May 3 at 5 p.m. 26 THE BEACON Alumni Banquet: The 74th Union Alumni Banquet will be Saturday, May 4 at the Coshocton County Career Center. Cost is $12 and $2 dues for past graduates. A social hour starts at 5 p.m. The meal will be catered by Schumaker Farms. Contact Ruie Smith at 740-824-3203 for more information. An open house of the school will be Sunday, May 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. Union will permanently close at the end of this school year. Changes to farmers market: The Fresno Farmer’s Market will now be at the Fresno Bible Church on State Route 93. It will begin May 25 and run through September from 8 a.m. to noon. There will be a vendor meeting on April 29 at 7 p.m. at the church for anyone interested. Book Signing: Butterfly Productions Unlimited LLC will be hosting a book signing and meet the author on June 8 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Rotary Pavilion at the fairgrounds. They have local Christian authors participating in this event as well as others. Contact: 740-294-1938. Board Meeting: Coshocton Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) will have their next board meeting on Tuesday, April 30 at 5:30 p.m. in the CMHA Learning Center, 823 Magnolia St., Coshoc- ton. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss regular business. Election Meeting: The Coshocton County Board of Elections will have their next meeting on Tuesday, May 7 at 8:30 a.m. Free Family Law Clinic: There will be a free family law clinic for Coshocton County throughout the year. This advice clinic is for low-income individuals. Sign in is at 1:45 p.m. the day of the clinic and is limited to 16 qualified individuals. It will be held at the Coshocton County Juvenile Court, 426 Main St., Coshocton. Childcare and additional seating is not available. Call 740-622-8969 with any questions. The next clinic will be Tuesday, May 7. Benefits Benefit for Riane Rine: There will be a benefit for Riane Rine, a 12-year-old girl who was diagnosed with influenza and pneumonia and placed on life support, on Saturday, April 27 at the Coshocton Moose Lodge. There will be a spaghetti dinner from 3 – 6 p.m. Cost is $10 per person. Kids 10 and under eat free. There will be a live auction at 6 p.m., live entertainment, 50/50, and raffles. There will also be a pool tournament Sun- day, April 28. Entry fee is $20. Contact: Randy, 740-502-0293; Meghan, 740-502-6898; Nic, 740-252-6999; or Caroline (pool tournament), 740-877-4181. Sports Tuesday Golf Meeting: Hickory Flats Golf Course, Tuesday evening ladies fun golf league will have a meet-and-greet on Tuesday, April 23, at 4:30 p.m. in the clubhouse. A practice round will follow if time and weather permit. Regular league play will begin Tuesday, April 30 with a 4:30 p.m. tee time. All ages and abilities are welcome. If you are unable to come to the meet-and-greet, please join us for regular league play. Tuesday Golf Meeting: River Greens Golf Course, Thursday morning ladies golf league will have its kickoff breakfast Thursday, April 25 at 9 a.m. at the restaurant. A practice round will follow. Regular league play begins May 2 with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. All ages and abilities welcome. If you are unable to attend the breakfast, please join us for regular league play. School Events Pop Tab Drive: The Teen Leadership class at River View High School announced that they will be conducting a pop tab drive for the Ronald McDonald House Charities from now until the end of April. Drop any pop tabs at any of the River View Local Schools or give to any River View student. The goal of this initia- tive by the TLC students is to collect over 400lbs of pop tabs. If you have any questions, email rvteenleadership@rvbears.org or call Stephanie Snyder at the high school at 740-824-3522. Applications: Coshocton Christian School, 23891 Airport Rd., Coshocton, is now accepting applications for the upcoming 2019 – 2020 school year. The school offers preschool, scholar- ships, financial aid applications, multiple child discounts, and much more. Contact the school to schedule an appointment at 740-622-5052. Preschool applications: Coshocton City Schools preschool ap- plications available now. Children who are eligible for the Early Childhood Education preschool classroom must be four years old on or before Aug. 1 of this year, toilet trained, reside in the school district, and meet income eligibility guidelines. The total family income cannot exceed the Federal Poverty Guidelines at 200 percent or less of the poverty level. All information will need to be completed before the child is considered for enrollment. Parents will need to provide birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization record, custody papers if applicable, and proof of family income. To complete an application, contact Becky at the Board of Education Office at 740-295-7626 or visit the office at 1207 Cambridge Road. Kindergarten Registration: Parents of incoming kindergar- ten students needing to enroll their children at Coshocton City Schools should call Becky Fletcher at 740-295-7626 or Denise Johnson at 740-622-3239 and provide the child’s name, ad- dress, phone number, parent’s names and child’s date of birth. Children must be five years old on or before Aug. 1 to be eligible for kindergarten. The dates for registration and screening is April 16, 17, 23, and 24 from 4 – 6 p.m. at Coshocton Elementary. Parents will need an email account and will need to bring the child’s birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization records, and custody papers, if applicable. Kindergarten Registration: Kindergarten screening dates for students are Thursday, April 25 for Conesville, Tuesday, April 23 for Keene, and Thursday, April 11 and Monday, April 15 for Warsaw. Children must be five years old by Aug. 1. Bring child’s birth certificate, immunization records, and custody papers. Spring Carnival: Kids Campus preschool and child care, 468 Browns Lane, Coshocton, will host a spring carnival and open house on Thursday, April 25 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. There will be free food, games, and door prizes every 15 minutes. Rent a Wrestler: Ridgewood Wrestling Boosters will have Rent a Wrestler on Saturday, May 4. For more information, call Ginger at 740-502-0422. Union School Celebration: There will be a Union School Cele- bration on Sunday, May 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. Cake and punch will be served. Come and walk the halls, take pictures, remember the good old days. RSVP is not required but appreciated. Contact: 740-327-2351. Leave a message with name and how many attending. Email any pictures you wish to share to toni. lee@rvbears.org. Board Meeting: Coshocton County JVSD will have their next www.coshoctonbeacontoday.com APRIL 17, 2019