| COMMUNITY CALENDAR
Inner Guidance : The public is invited to an open discussion on the spiritual topic of inner guidance on Saturday , Feb . 18 from 10:30 a . m . - Noon . This free community service event is sponsored by Eckankar , Ohio Satsang Society , Inc . For more information , call ( 800 ) 891-7713 or visit www . EckankarOhio . org . The meeting will be held in the lower level of the Coshocton Public Library .
Movie Showing : Shelby Theatres in Coshocton has offered two free showings of the pro-life movie , “ Voiceless ” on Saturday , Feb . 18 and Saturday , Feb . 25 at 10 a . m . Free admission . “ Voiceless ” is a new film drama that follows Jesse Dean ( played by Rusty Joiner ), a discharged soldier who discovers an abortion clinic operating right across the street from his Philadelphia church . Jesse struggles to motivate his church to get involved in protecting unborn babies , and eventually must decide whether to risk it all to fight for what is right .
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 $ 6 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 Feb . 25 and the featured band will be Chestnut Ridge Gospel Bluegrass .
Banquet : The 28th annual National Wild Turkey Federation Hunting Heritage Banquet will be March 4 at 6 p . m . at the Lake Park Pavilion . Doors open at 4:30 p . m .
Flu Clinics : The Coshocton City Health Department , 400 Browns Lane , will have flu clinics Monday through Friday afternoons from 1 – 3 p . m . or call for an appointment . Contact the health department at 740- 622-1736 ext . 112 or 110 . There is no cost for clients with traditional Medicare and Medicaid , Humana Medicare , Medigold , Aetna Medicare , Medical Mutual , Molina , Paramount , Buckeye , and Caresource coverage . For all other clients , the cost is $ 22 .
Flu Shots : Interim Healthcare is offering walk in flu shots at 420 Downtowner Plaza Coshocton , Monday through Friday from 9 a . m . - 4 p . m . If you have Medicare part B , it is free ; if not , the cost is $ 25 . No one under the age of 18 . Feel free to call the office at 740-623-2949 .
Board of Elections Meeting : The Board of Elections will meet on the following days at 8:30 a . m . unless otherwise noted : Monday , March 6 , Tuesday , April 11 , Tuesday , May 2 at 6:15 a . m ., Monday , May 15 , Wednesday , May 17 , Tuesday , June 13 , Tuesday , July 11 , Tuesday , Aug . 8 , Tuesday , Sept . 12 , Tuesday , Oct . 10 , Tuesday , Nov . 7 at 6:15 a . m ., Monday , Nov . 20 , Wednesday , Nov . 22 , and Tuesday , Dec . 12 .
Family Law Clinic : Free Family Law Clinic coming to Coshocton County in 2017 . For those with limited income .
All client pre-screened and must meet qualification guidelines . Meet with a volunteer lawyer to ask about custody issues , domestic violence , visitation , how to fill out do-it-yourself forms , divorce and other domestic relations matters , and courtroom procedures and case preparations . Sign in 1:45 p . m . day of the clinic . Limited to 16 individuals . Walk-in appointments only ; no childcare or additional seating available . Clinics are held the first Tuesday of each month at the Coshocton County Juvenile Court , 426 Main St ., Coshocton , OH , 43812 . Contact : 740-295-7414
Free Baby Clothes : The Pregnancy Distress Center offers free maternity , baby clothing , and baby items . Open Tuesday night from 6 – 8 p . m . or by appointment if necessary . They are located at 819 Main St ., Coshocton . 24-hour help , call 740-622-3808 .
City Recreation : Sign-ups for City Recreation baseball and softball will be Thursday , Feb . 16 and Thursday , Feb . 23 from 6 - 7 p . m . at the elementary cafeteria or can be printed online at cityofcoshocton . com / recreation department . For further information contact Steve Jones at 740-295-6115 or steve . jones @ cityofcoshocton . com
League Meeting : Coshocton Softball Players Association will have a league meeting on Feb . 18 at 2 p . m . at the Lake Park Frank Shepherd Memorial Softball Complex . Contact Hammer at 740-502-8312 . Call or text .
Sign-Ups : Roscoe Recreation Baseball / Softball signups Feb 21 , 5 - 6:30 p . m . Coshocton McDonalds or mail in registrations to : PO BOX 982 , Coshocton Ohio 43812 . Deadline March 10 . Questions email : zkmickle @ yahoo . com
Basketball Tickets : Girls Division III East District basketball tournament tickets are on sale at the Ridgewood Central Office , 301 S . Oak St ., daily from 8 a . m . – 3 p . m . Pre-sale tickets are $ 6 . All tickets at the gate are $ 7 . The Lady Generals will play Saturday , Feb . 25 at Belaire at 1 p . m . Ticket sales will stop at noon on Friday , Feb . 24 . Ridgewood will keep $ 2 for each pre-sale ticket sold to be used for our local athletes .
Head Start : Coshocton County Head Start is for children ages three to five . Children benefit from safe , quality early education , qualified teachers , health meals , enrollment opportunities for those with disabilities . They also have services for pregnant moms and children birth to three years through the Early Head Start Program . Contact : 740-622-9537 or 740-622- 8665 .
Special Meeting : Pursuant to Section 121.22 of the Revised Code , notice is hereby given that the Coshocton City Board of Education , Coshocton County , Ohio , will meet in a special work session meeting on Wednesday , Feb . 15 at 5:30 p . m . in the Coshocton Administrative / Board Offices for the following purpose , strategic planning to address both short and long term facility needs including various funding mechanisms as well
as a project cost update to the OFCC master plan document .
Board Meeting : Pursuant of Section 121.22 of the Revised Code , notice is hereby given that the Coshocton City Board of Education , Coshocton County , Ohio , will meet in regular session on Thursday , Feb . 16 at 6:30 p . m . in the Coshocton Elementary School library .
School Closed : The Coshocton City Schools will be closed as follows : Friday , Feb . 17 for teacher in service day and Monday , Feb . 20 for President ’ s Day . School will resume Tuesday , Feb . 21 .
Father / Daughter Dance : The Coshocton Cheerleaders will be hosting “ One Starry Night ”, the second annual Father / Daughter dance at Coshocton Elementary School Gymnasium on Feb . 18 from 6 – 9 p . m . Students K-6 are invited ; cost is $ 10 per father / daughter or $ 15 for father / two daughters . Enjoy a complimentary concession and Mr . Lenzo will be available to take pictures .
Board Meetings : Ridgewood Board of Education will have meetings on the following dates at 7 p . m . at the administrative office , 301 S . Oak St ., West Lafayette : Feb . 27 , March 20 , April 17 , May 15 , June 19 , June 30 , July 24 , Aug . 21 , Sept . 18 , Oct . 16 , Nov . 20 , and Dec . 18 .
2017 Board Meetings : River View Board of Education meeting dates are as follows : March 9 , Junior High Presentation ; April 13 , Warsaw Presentation ; May 11 , Special Education Presentation ; June 18 , July 13 , Aug . 10 , Sept . 14 , Conesville Presentation ; Oct . 12 , Keene Presentation ; Nov . 9 , High School Presentation ; Dec . 14 . All meetings will be at 7:30 p . m . except June through August will be at 8 p . m .
Spring Flower Orders : Isleta UMC is taking spring flower orders through March 5 . You can order flats of 36 annuals for $ 13.25 , 5 ” pots of specialty plants for $ 3.50 , 10 ” hanging baskets for $ 14 , and 1 gallon pot perennials for $ 7.75 . There is a huge list of flowers available from the grower , Molesky Greenhouse of Alliance . Flowers can be picked up Saturday , May 13 from 11:30 a . m . – 1 p . m . at the church . Proceeds from the flower sale go to missions , local and beyond . For more information and an order form , call Bev Darr at 330-663-3923 .
Food Pantry : The Upper Room food pantry will be : March 1 from 5 – 7:30 p . m . Produce market is Feb . 15 and March 15 from 5 – 7:30 p . m .
Members Meeting : Everal ’ s Chapel Preservation Society will have a members meeting and news updates on Thursday , Feb . 16 from 6 – 7 p . m . at Everal ’ s Chapel , located at 60417 Everals Church Road , Newcomerstown . All members are invited . We will be discussing upcoming events and preservation projects as well as taking the time to renew our membership dues .
Clothing Room : The clothing room at the Church of Christ , located at 1800 Chestnut Street has announced their winter hours : Thursdays , 9 – 11 a . m . on Feb . 16 , March 2 , March 16 , and March 30 . Beginning in April ,
they will be open every Thursday from 9 – 11 a . m .
Breakfast Buffet : Bakersville Community Church will have an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet on the following dates : Feb . 16 and March 16 from 7 – 11 a . m . The menu will include blueberry / plain pancakes , French toast , sausage or bacon , scrambled eggs , and fruit slush or French fruit . A donation would be appreciated . The church is located at 28164 County Road 97 , Bakersville .
Turkey Calling Contest : The 2017 Turkey Calling Contest will be at the Chili Crossroads Bible Church on Saturday , Feb . 18 at 1 p . m . Doors open at 11:30 a . m . for $ 1 jumbo slices of our famous pizza . The event is free . Contestant fee is $ 10 in advance or $ 15 at the door . Get your contestant ticket at Woodbury Outfitters , Kidron Sports Center , Charm Outdoors , or at www . chilibiblechurch . org / turkey . Or call the church at 740- 545-9707 to buy your ticket over the phone . Junior and Senior divisions . $ 100 cash prize and trophies for top four finishers . Amateurs only . You will not be competing against professionals . Public is invited and everyone welcome . The church is located at 29445 County Road 10 Fresno . For the latest information , follow the church at www . facebook . com / chilichurch .
Social for Women : The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is having a social for women called the Relief Society Enrichment night on Feb . 21 at 6 p . m . in the chapel located on 920 Hill St . in Coshocton . They will have a speaker on journaling , snacks , and small gifts for guests to take home . Everything is free . We would love to see some new faces .
Supper : Prairie Chapel United Methodist Church will have a ham and soup bean supper , including corn bread and dessert , on Thursday , Feb . 23 from 4:30 – 6:30 p . m . Cost is a love offering . The church is located at 45494 CR 23 and SR 36 , Coshocton .
Auction : Who doesn ’ t need a night away ? There will be an auction to benefit the camp fund at Grace United Methodist Church on Feb . 26 at noon . They will be hosting an annual auction , raising funds to send kids to camp . Lunch is provided for a donation and there will be many items to bid on . This year they partnered with Kyle Libby ’ s State Farm to offer two different Kalahari one night stays and water park day passes . These items are going up for auction at the annual lunch and auction . This event is open to the public and visitors are welcome to come enjoy the service at 11 a . m . as well .
Wild Game Dinner : Come out to the 7th Annual Wild Game Dinner at the Chili Crossroads Bible Church on Sunday , Feb . 26 at 3 p . m . Eat alligator , bison , turtle , venison and much more . Enter the atomic wing challenge . Bring your best chili to impress our panel of judges . Lots of great door prizes , including $ 500 gift card from Charm Outdoors . Tickets available at Chili Crossroads Bible Church , Charm Outdoors , Woodbury Outfitters , Kidron Sports Center and www . chilibiblechurch . org / wild . Cost : $ 10 if you buy your ticket in advance . $ 15 at the door . Kids 10 and under are half price . Proceeds help send kids to summer camp . Seating is limited . Food is free . Contact : 740-545-9707 . The church is located at 29445 County Road 10 Fresno . www . facebook . com / chilichurch .