The Coshocton County Beacon November 22, 2017 - Page 29

NOVEMBER 22, 2017 www.coshoctonbeacontoday.com THE BEACON 29 |  COMMUNITY CALENDAR Healing Hearts Ministry: Many people have experi- enced the loss of a loved one and have walked through some of the darkest times in their lives alone. Healing Hearts Ministry is a group of individuals with the goal of helping one another through the dark times and focus on the light, Jesus Christ. They meet the third Saturday of each month at 6 p.m. at New Beginnings Ministries. Contact Sam Bennett at 740-502-4735 or Debbie Bennett at 740-610-6907 for more information. homemade candies, baked goods, canned food, pies, cookies, and more. Lions will be serving soups, sandwiches, desserts and drinks. Contact Dan Osborn 740-828-2313. NAMI Meeting: The Coshocton NAMI Family and Friend Support Group meet the third Monday of each month from 7 - 8:30 p.m. in the Grand Central Station Room at the Coshocton Regional Medical Center. Coshocton Senior Center: The Coshocton Senior Center, 201 Brown’s Lane, will have a Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. For more informa- tion, call the center at 740-622-4852. Teen Ministry: The First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St, West Lafayette, has a new teen ministry on Sunday nights from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Come join the Teen Fel- lowship Time with games, food, fellowship, and Bible lesson. Bring a friend. Clubs and Organizations Canal Quilters: The Coshocton Canal Quilters meet on the second Tuesday of each month at the Roscoe United Methodist Church. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. Our meetings focus on learning about quilting, enjoying a time of fellowship and planning service projects for our community. New members are always welcome! Encounter With Jesus: Life-Changing Encounter with Jesus and song time every Wednesday evening at The First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St, West Lafayette with Pastor Jim Evans at 7 p.m. God’s Word blesses and uplifts. Rides Available: Rides to RU Recovery Program at Chili Crossroads Bible Church are available every Friday at 6:15 p.m. Meet in front of 612 Walnut Street in Coshocton. Everyone welcome. More info at www. RuRecoveryFresno.com. 740-545-9707. Clothing Room: The Church of Christ, 1800 Chestnut St., Coshocton, has a clothing room with clothes, shoes, toys, and other items every Thursday from 9 – 11 a.m. Jacob’s Closet: Warsaw United Methodist Church has new hours for their Jacob’s Closet (free gently-used clothing for children, men, & women). Thursday, 9 a.m. - Noon. Located at 130 E. Church St. Warsaw. Clean gently-used clothing for the closet can be dropped off any weekday from 9 a.m. - Noon. Community Meals: Presbyterian Church, 142 N. 4th St., Coshocton, first Thursday, 5:30 p.m.; Coshocton Nazarene Church, 1058 Orange St., Coshocton, second Thursday, 5:30 p.m.; Grace United Methodist Church, 422 Walnut St., Coshocton, third Thursday, 5:30 p.m.; Roscoe United Methodist Church, 475 High St., Coshocton, fourth Thursday, 5:15 p.m., except for the month of November; Central Christian Church, 731 Main St., Coshocton, fifth Thursday, 5:30 p.m. Holiday Bazaars Lake Park Bazaar: Lake Park will have their Holiday Bazaar on Friday, Nov. 24 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the pavilion, 23253 SR 83, Coshocton. The beautifully-dec- orated Lake Park Dance Pavilion will be the backdrop for the largest bazaar in our area. More than 60 tables of handmade crafts, baked goods, holiday décor, and lots of other unique items will be shown to get your holiday shopping off to a great start. A lunch stand will be available. Frazeysburg Lions Club: 22nd Holiday Bazaar of Frazeysburg Lions Club will be Dec. 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Frazeysburg Elementary School, 120 East 3rd Street. More than 50 tables with handmade crafts, jewelry, wooden items, painted items, blankets, Pool Tournament: Coshocton Moose #935 is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve pool tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 22 at 6 p.m. Single player / Double Elimination. $10 entry fee – Calcutta. Questions, call Mike Parks at 740- 502-0513 or Carolyn Roth at 740-877-4181. Winter Gathering: Spouses and significant others of Leadership Coshocton County alumni are invited to a leadership alumni dinner at the English Ivy followed by the Coshocton Footlight Players Production of Ken Ludwig’s “The Game’s Afoot” or “Holmes for the Holidays”. This quarterly alumni event is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 1, which is opening night for the produc- tion. RSVP to Betsy at lead@coshoctonfoundation.org by Friday, Nov. 10. Chili Supper: The Walhonding Valley Firefighter’s Association will have their annual chili supper on Saturday, Nov. 25 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. All-you-can-eat chili with your choice of grilled cheese or hot dog, pop or water, and assorted dessert. Pay by donation. Bingo will be at 7 p.m. Breakfast Buffet: West Lafayette Lions will have their breakfast buffet on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 7:30 – 10 a.m. at the West Lafayette United Methodist Church. Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children under 12 years old. Children under the age of two can eat for free. The menu includes pancakes, French toast, sausage, scrambled eggs, orange juice, and coffee. Toastmasters: Coshocton Toastmasters meets the first Thursday and third Wednesday of every month from 12 - 12:55 p.m. at Organic Technologies, 545 Walnut St. Visitors are welcome! No obligation. Join us to practice communication skills while having fun. Contact: 740-610-0066 or email: coshoctontoastmas- ters@gmail.com. Next club meeting is Dec. 6. PERI Meeting: Coshocton PERI will meet Dec. 6 at noon at the senior center. CoshoctonOhioRocks: The Facebook group, #Coshoc- tonOhioRocks meets on Saturdays at the community center on Browns Lane from 1 - 2:30 p.m. for rock painting and posting rocks for people who do not have or use social media. RSVP: Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Contact: Elaine Wilson, event coordinator, P.O. Box 271, 245 N. 4th St., Coshocton, 740-622-0228. Blue Star Mothers: Blue Star Mothers meet the second Monday of each month at The Church of The Nazarene Adult Ministry Center from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Vietnam Veterans: The Vietnam Veterans meet the second Saturday of each month at the American Legion at 9 am. If you are a Vietnam Veteran who served during the Vietnam War, whether you served in country or not, you are welcome to attend. John Bando Post 1330 VFW Auxiliary Meeting: 11:15 a.m., first Saturday of each month, 133 S. Sixth St. in Coshocton. TOPS Meeting: Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets every Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church at 142 N. 4th St. in Coshocton. If you are interested in joining or sitting in on a meeting, contact Ann Lauvray at 740-502-7438 for more information. TOPS Meetings: Another TOPS group has a meeting every Monday at 8:30 a.m. at Grace United Methodist Church, 422 Walnut St., Coshocton. Contact: 740-824- 4156. Al-Anon: Coshocton Al-Anon Family Group meetings are at Central Christian Church located at the corner of 8th and Main Streets, Coshocton from 7 - 8 p.m. every Tuesday. Line Dancing: Everyone welcome. Fun exercise that doesn’t “feel” like exercise! The Boots & Buckles Dance Club invite you to attend Beginners-Intermediate class Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at the Blue Ridge Grange, S.R. 36 & S.R. 751 (Orange). Open dance is 7:30 p.m. followed by couples class at 8:30 p.m. Nice wooden dance floor. $5.50 per person. Contact Donna at 330-827-5587 or find us on Facebook under Boots & Buckles Dance Club. Library Events Art: The West Lafayette Library is featuring the art of Esther Marie Versch during the month of November. View her pictures in acrylic and watercolor paintings in a variety of subjects. Library hours are Monday – Wednesday from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Thursday and Friday from Noon – 5 p.m., and Saturday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Books Galore Book Store, 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. Lapsit, Tuesdays, 9 – 9:30 a.m., West Lafayette Branch Library, Wednesdays, 9 – 9:30 a.m. and 10 – 10:30 a.m., Coshocton Public Library, Thursdays, 10 – 10:30 a.m., Coshocton Public Library: For babies and toddlers, birth to three years, plus parent or care- giver, 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, Tuesdays, 11 – 11:30 a.m., West Lafayette Branch Library, Wednesdays, 11 – 11:30 a.m., Coshoc- ton 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. Family Night at the Library, Tuesdays, 6:45 - 7:15 p.m., Coshocton Public Library: Canceled on Tuesday, Nov. 21 due to Thanksgiving: Preschoolers: 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 educa- tional activities, along with a healthy dose of library fun. Call 740-622-0956 for information and to sign-up. Plugged & Unplugged, Wednesdays, 2:30 – 5 p.m., Coshocton Public Library: Games, friends and fun! For teens grades 7 – 12, Plugged & Unplugged has video games, Internet access, laptops, board games, food and a place to hang out with friends. Every Wednesday at Coshocton Public Library. Free. Call 740-622-0956 for information. Chi Class, Thursdays, 10 – 11 a.m. at Roscoe U.M. 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. Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 22 and 23: Coshocton Public Library and West Lafayette Branch Library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22, and be closed all day Thursday, Nov. 23, Thanksgiving. Normal business hours will resume on Friday, November 24.