The Coshocton County Beacon March 28, 2018 - Page 25

MARCH 28, 2018 THE BEACON 25 |  COMMUNITY CALENDAR On Sunday, April 1, general session will be hosted at noon and 4 p.m. A linger longer pot luck will be held at 2 p.m. All family members invited. Easter Egg Hunt: Community Easter Egg Hunt at First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St., West Lafayette, Sat- urday, March 31 at 1 p.m. There will be lots of eggs and candy. Bring your friends. Easter Activities: Easter activities at First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main Street. West Lafayette, Sunday, April 1. Free pancake breakfast at 9 a.m. in Life Center. Easter Sunday: Easter Sunday, April 1, there will be a breakfast at 9 a.m. and church at 10:15 a.m. [no Sunday School] at First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St., West Lafayette. Open to all to come and get physical food and spiritual refreshment. Pastor Jim Evans will be speaking at the morning service and music by the choir directed by Linda Scott. Sunrise Service: Coshocton Christian Tabernacle will be having a sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 1 at 7 a.m. at the Coshocton Airport with breakfast to follow at the church. Seating is not provided, so bring a chair. In case of inclement weather, the service will be held at the church. At 10 a.m., the Easter drama service, “The Last Passover” will begin. The church address is 23891 Airport Rd., Coshocton, across from Wal-Mart. EGGsplosion: Bring your family to the 2,500 Easter EGG- splosion on Sunday, April 1 at 10 a.m. The event is free. Amish cinnamon rolls, face painting, egg catapult with real eggs. Register your kids for a special prize at www. or call 740-545-9707. Chili Crossroads Bible Church is located at 29445 County Road 10 Fresno. Revival: Cooperdale Church of the Nazarene, 17816 SR 60S, Dresden, will have a revival April 6, 7, and 8. April 6 -7 will be at 7 p.m. and April 8 will be at 10:30 a.m. Special speaker will be Wendall Brown of the North Central District of the Nazarene. Everyone is welcome. Chicken Dinner: West Lafayette United Methodist Church, Oak Street and Russell Avenue, will have a baked barbecued chicken dinner on Friday, April 6 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. The menu includes half a chicken, potato salad, baked beans, beverage, and dessert (pie or cake). Advance ticket sales only. $10 per person. All proceeds to benefit the United Methodist Women and Outreach Ministries. The barbecue is sponsored by Baker’s IGA. Tickets are available at the church office. Call 740-545- 6368. Eat in or carry out available. Chicken Dinner: Canal Lewisville United Methodist Church is having a chicken dinner on Saturday, April 7 from 4 – 6 p.m. Proc eeds will benefit church children’s programs. Presale tickets are $8 for half a chicken, three sides, roll, drink, and brownie. Tickets will be sold until March 30. Call 740-545-9225. Drive thru pick up. History of Bible Versions: Ever wonder why there are so many versions of the Bible? Come learn from an expert about the history of Bible versions, particularly the amazing history of the King James Bible. Inter- nationally-known and respected Dr. Phil Stringer will speak on Saturday, April 7 at 5 p.m. Free dinner at 6 p.m. He will speak again at 7 p.m. He will also speak on Sunday, April 8 at 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno. Contact: 740-545-9707 or Free childcare and great kid’s program. Free and the public is invited. Spring Carnival: Spring Carnival will be April 14 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St., West Lafayette. Come and join the fun. All kinds of activities including lunch. Musik Fest: On Sunday, April 15 at 3 p.m., the Roscoe UMC music department will host Musik Fest XIII. This year, five choirs will sing two anthems and several hymns en masse - “Bless This House” and “In the Majesty & Glory of Your Name”, “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” and “To God be The Glory”. Accompanying the more than 70 voice choir will be a 15-piece instrumental ensemble plus organ and piano. The choirs include: Coshocton First Nazarene, Grace UMC, West Lafayette UMC, Roscoe UMC and the Malone University Alumni Chorale. Each choir will sing two anthems individually. There will be a time of refreshments and fellowship after the concert. More information can be given by calling Roscoe UMC during regular business hours at 740-622-7780 or by visiting No tickets are needed for this event, however, there will be an offering taken for Coshocton County’s Hope Clinic and music expenses. The church is located near historic Roscoe Village at 475 High St., Coshocton. Helping Hands: The next Helping Hands at Conesville United Methodist Church will be April 19 at 6 p.m. The program is held the third Thursday of each month. Pizza Blast: Come enjoy all-you-can-eat pizza Friday, April 20 from 5 – 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 21 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Pizza Blast tickets available by phone at 740-545-9707 or online at Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for kids 10 and under. All proceeds benefit kids in the community. Chili Cross- roads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10 Fresno. Clubs and Organizations Jitney Supper: There will be a Jitney Supper at the Tiverton Community Center, State Route 206 south of SR 62 on April 7 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. Menu will include chicken and noodles, chicken sandwich, sloppy joes, coney dog, hot dog, salad, pie, cake, and beverage. Pancake Day: Warsaw Lions Pancake Day will be Saturday, April 14 from 7 a.m. – Noon at the Warsaw Fire Department. Donation of $5 is asked. Donation of $3 for children ages 7 or under. There will also be a bake sale by the Warsaw United Methodist Church. NAMI Coshocton County Meeting: NAMI of Coshocton County will present The Process of a Social Security Disability Claim by Courtney Yoho, professional relations officer, Opportunity for Ohioans with Disabilities, Divi- sion of Disability Determination, on Monday, April 16 at 7 p.m. at the Coshocton County Regional Medical Center, Grand Central Station room. Coshocton Community Center: The Coshocton Com- munity Center has activities for people of all ages. Their schedule includes: Mondays: Meditation 5 – 5:30 p.m., Card Stamping 6 – 8 p.m. $2 supply fee Register: 740-295- 4004; Yoga 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., NA Meeting 6 – 7 p.m., Pop Pilates 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.; AA Meeting 8 – 9 p.m.; Tuesdays: Pound Fit 5:30 – 6:15 p.m., 6:45 – 8:45 p.m. Pallet Class with Jill, supply fee; Wednesdays: Zumba 4:30 – 5:15 p.m.; Cardio Drumming 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Pound Fit, 6:30 – 7:45 p.m. Thursdays: Strength Training 5:15 – 6 p.m. Register: 740-868-3370; Fridays: Pound Fit 5:15 – 6 p.m., Strong Zumba 6 – 7 p.m.; Saturdays: Fit Camp 9 – 10 a.m.; Pound Fit 10 – 11 a.m.; Cardio Drumming 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Open Activities 1 – 3 p.m. They also have specialty programming each month. This month specialty programming: April 17, Kids cookie, cupcake decorating class at 6:45 p.m. Register: 740-868-3370. April 21, Spirited Creations Bunny Painting Class, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Register: www. April 24, Advanced Self Defense Class, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Register: 740-868-3370. Library Events Books Galore Book Store at Coshocton Public Library, Monday, 3 – 6 p.m., Wednesday and Saturday, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Gently-used books, DVDs, videos, and magazines for sale at rock bottom prices. Located in the basement of the Coshocton Public Library and operated by the Friends of the Library, all proceeds benefit the library, the West Lafayette Branch and Bookmobile. Monday Book Talk, Monday, April 2, 6:30 – 8 p.m. at Coshocton Public Library: Monday Book Talk meets the first Monday of each month September - December and February - May. It is a lively and spirited book discussion open to all adults who like to read. Call 740-622-0956 for information. April: “Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk” by Kathleen Rooney Lapsit, Tuesday, April 3 and 10, 9 – 9:30 a.m. at West La- fayette Branch Library, Wednesday, April 4 and 11, 10 – 10:30 a.m. at Coshocton Public Library, Thursday, April 5 and 12, 10 – 10:30 a.m. at Coshocton Public Library: For babies and toddlers, birth to three years, plus parent or caregiver, focusing on early literacy and socialization skills through rhyme, rhythm, finger plays, and music, all from the security of a parent’s lap. Twenty minutes is spent on a structured circle time, reading the shortest of stories, ending with parachute play, art projects, musical instruments, bubbles, or other fun activities. Call 740- 622-0956 or 740-545-6672 for information. Letterland, Tuesday, April 3 and 10, 11 – 11:30 a.m. at West Lafayette Branch Library, Wednesday, April 4 and 11, 11 – 11:30 a.m. at Coshocton Public Library: Join us at Coshocton Public Library or West Lafayette Branch Library as we travel to a place called Letterland. Children, ages 3 – 6, will meet engaging characters, read theme-related stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do arts and crafts, and many other fun activities. Call 740-622- 0956 or 740-545-6672 for information and to register. West Lafayette Adult Book Discussion Club, Tuesday, April 3, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Lafayette Pointe: West Lafayette Adult Book Discussion Club is held the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the activities room at Lafayette Pointe, 620 East Main Street, located across the street from the West Lafayette Branch Library. Call the library, 740-545-6672, to reserve a copy of the book. April: “The Wright Brothers” by David G. McCullough Family Night at the Library, Tuesday, April 3 and 10, 6:45 - 7:15 p.m. at Coshocton Public Library: Preschool- ers: Join us as we travel to a place called Letterland. Children, ages 3 – 6, will meet engaging characters, read theme-related stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do arts and crafts, and many other fun activities. Call 740-622- 0956 for information and registration. School-agers: At the same time, children, ages 6 – 12, can participate in STEAM CLUB (science/technology/engineering/arts/ math) experiencing creative, interesting and education- al activities, along with a healthy dose of library fun. Call 740-622-0956 for information and to sign-up. Chi Class, Thursdays, 10 – 11 a.m. at Roscoe UM Church, Sponsored by Coshocton Public Library: Practice gentle exercises that reduce stress and increase vitality. No experience necessary. Classes are held at Roscoe United Methodist Church gym and sponsored by the Coshocton Public Library. Certified Chi Instructor and Library Outreach Coordinator, Holli Rainwater, leads the class. Call 740-622-0956 for information. Coffee Club, Monday, April 9, 10 a.m. – Noon at Coshocton Public Library: Senior adults 55 and over are invited to join us for a hot cup of coffee and enlightening conversation. We explore a different topic each month: Armchair travel, history, biography, art, literature, popu- lar culture, and more. Join us for the fun and fellowship. Bring a friend! Call 740-622-0956 for information. Teen Poetry Slam, Monday, April 9, 6 – 7 p.m., Coshoc- ton Public Library: Celebrate National Poetry Month by participating in the Coshocton Public Library Teen Po- etry Slam. Teens, grades 7 – 12, may enter in one or both categories, reading an original poem or reciting a poem written by someone else. Winners in each category will win $100. Runners-up will receive $50 and third-place prize is $25 in each category. Registration is required by Friday, April 6. Family and friends are invited. Call 740- 622-0956 for more information and to sign-up. Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting, Wednesday, April 11, Noon – 1 p.m. at Coshocton Public Library: Anyone is welcome to attend the monthly Friends of Co- shocton Public Library meeting to learn about volunteer opportunities and bookstore management, as well as other ways you can help your library. Call 740-622-0956 for information. A Literary Feast, Monday, April 16, 6 – 8 p.m. at Coshoc- ton Public Library: Join us for a potluck style literary feast featuring food from favorite books. Whether it’s the toasted cheese in Heidi, Fannie Flagg’s fried green tomatoes, or Jack Kerouac’s apple pie, we have all found ourselves salivating over the food in books. To celebrate good food and literature, prepare a dish and a few thoughts on the literary inspiration for it, and join us to share. Call 740-622-0956 to sign-up. B.E.S.T. Night at the Branch, Thursday, April 19, 5– 7 p.m. at West Lafayette Branch Library: Books. Elec- tronics. Snacks. Teens. The best night to be at the West Lafayette Branch Library is B.E.S.T. Night at the Branch. Teens, grades 7 – 12, are invited to a free after-hours program with laptops, gaming systems, snacks and fun with friends. Call 740-545-6672 to sign-up.