The Coshocton County Beacon February 27, 2019 - Page 26

|  COMMUNITY CALENDAR Local Events Creating a Global Community: Creating a Global Community will be held Saturday, March 2 from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. at the Muskingum Valley Scout Reservation, 16972 CR 271, Coshoc- ton. Meet international youth leaders and learn how to work in a youth-centered community, develop global leadership skills, and create internationally-focused partnerships. Tiverton Institute: The 117th Tiverton Institute will be March 6 and 7 at the Tiverton Center, CR 20 and SR 206. Each day will begin at 10 a.m. with coffee and donuts. Activities include a baking contest on Wednesday, various speakers throughout both days, and a soup supper from 4 – 6 p.m. on Thursday. A lunch will be served each day at noon. 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 March 23 and the featured band will be Chestnut Ridge Band. Coshocton Clean-Up: The Big Coshocton Clean-Up will be Sat- urday, April 13. Registration will be from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the court square gazebo. The first 50 participants receive a free t-shirt. Donuts, bottled water, and garbage bags will be pro- vided. Container at fairgrounds, located near the Alder Street entrance, sponsored by Kimble’s, will accept old furniture. Boy Scouts will also be there accepting old appliances. For more information, call the United Way at 740-622-4567. Golf Outing: The annual Habitat Golf Outing will be Saturday, June 8 at 1 p.m. at River Greens Golf Course. Team fee is $260 which includes green fees, skins, cart, and meal. Cash prizes to first, second, and third place teams. Registration forms can be picked up at Habitat for Humanity, 84 Pine St., Coshocton. Announcements AA Meeting: The Newcomerstown AA meeting on Wednesday nights is no longer meeting. 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. Flu Shots: Interim Healthcare is now giving flu shots to Medi- care recipients. They will be billed to their Medicare. They will be given Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Book Signing Rescheduled: Cristie Merce has re-scheduled her book signing for Sunday, March 3 from 2 – 4 p.m. at the Is- leta United Methodist Church, 58608 CR 9, Newcomerstown. Her book is entitled, “The Woes and Wisdom of Eldercare”, an educational learning guide. Lifeguard Classes: 2019 New Lifeguard and Recert classes announced. New Guards: Two-year Certification March 4-15 Monday through Friday only from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Coshocton High School. Must be 15 years old. Prerequisites must be met. Recert class: Two-year Certification Saturday, March 9 at Coshocton High School. Approx: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Questions/ Registration: Sher Alloway, Text/Call 740-202-0898 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, March 5. Election Meeting: The Coshocton County Board of Elections will have their next meeting on Monday, March 5 at 8:30 a.m. Pool Applications: Applications for employment are now being accepted for the 2019 River View Community Pool season. Manager and assistant manager due March 8. Lifeguard and concession stand due April 5. Download available here: http:// Everal Church Meeting: The next meeting of the Everal Society membership will be Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m. at the chapel located at 60417 Everals Church Rd in Newcomer- stown. Public welcome. Mamma Mia!: Auditions for the Footlight Players production of Mamma Mia! will be Sunday, March 24 at 2 p.m. at the Triple Locks Theatre. Please prepare a musical number for auditions with your choice of songs. Songs from Mamma Mia! are encouraged. There are 13 roles available, plus a chorus of up to 17 people. Ages 16 – 65. All roles sing and dance. Performances are July 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, and 27 at 8 p.m. and July 28 at 2 p.m. For more information, please contact Director Susan Metz Guthrie at Board Meeting: Coshocton Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) has rescheduled their February board meeting for Tuesday, March 26 at 5:30 p.m. in the CMHA Learning Center, 823 Magnolia St., Coshocton. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss regular business. Tax Returns: 2018 Coshocton City Income Tax Returns are due April 15. Coshocton City Tax Return preparation is offered in office Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Pre-pre- pared returns can be dropped off during normal office hours Monday – Thursday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. until noon. Forms are online at and also can be picked up at the Coshocton Public Library or the Coshocton Post Office. Any questions contact the office at 740-622-9515 or email Jackie.cushman@cityofcoshocton. com. Free Baby Clothes: The Pregnancy Distress Center offers free baby clothing and baby items to county residents. Open Tuesday nights from 6 - 8 p.m., Friday mornings from 10 a.m. - noon or by appointment if necessary. They are located at 819 Main St. Coshocton. For 24-hour help, call 740-622-3808. Chili Learning Center: Did you know that some of the smartest people in history had dyslexia. Einstein, Beethoven, and Newton all had dyslexia. Does your child struggle with reading or spelling? Chili Learning Center can help. Call for a free screening at 740-610-0828 or visit for more information. Benefits Benefit for Linda Addy: There will be a benefit for Linda Addy at the Sportsman Club, 21280 TR 283, on Sunday, March 3 from 1 – 4 p.m. There will be a spaghetti dinner with salad, dessert, and drink. Cost is donation. There will also be a Chinese auction and 50/50 drawing. Linda was diagnosed with kidney 26 THE BEACON cancer in 2017. Contact: Tracy Bowman at 740-824-4684 or 740-294-5724. or call Stephanie Snyder at the high school at 740-824-3522. Benefit for Ava Mae Winner: There will be a birthday bash benefit for Ava Mae Winner on Saturday, March 16 at the Coshocton Moose Lodge, 120 Main St., Coshocton. Doors will open at 2 p.m. with food served from 2 – 6 p.m. Raffles and events will be at 3 p.m. and a DJ will provide music beginning at 7 p.m. Cost is $10 and ages 10 and under are free. There will be raffles, 50/50, face painting, kids games and prizes, bake sale, and a live auction. Ridgewood Kindergarten Registration: Registration for children entering kindergarten at Ridgewood will be April 1 – 3 at Ridgewood Elementary. Call 740-545-5312 between 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. to make an appointment. Guidelines for registration: Child must be five by Aug. 1, 2019, child’s birth certificate, child’s immunization records, custody papers if applicable, proof of residence, and child must participate in developmen- tal screening performed the day of registration. Sports Mini Camp: Coshocton Baseball is hosting a Skills Mini-Camp for Ages 5 through 12. Cost is $10. Event is Saturday, March 2 at Lake Park. Registration forms can be picked up at Coshocton Elementary School, Kids America or online at www.coshoc-, under the athletics tab. Lacrosse Camp: Kids America will host a Lacrosse Camp for grades 7 through 12 on March 3 from 5 to 9 p.m. and March 4 – 5 from 5 – 8 p.m. Registration deadline is Feb. 25. Cost is $10 per session. Scholarships available. Instructed by Buddy Garland. Night at the Races: The Ridgewood Block R Foundation will host its fourth annual “Night at the Races” event to benefit the foundation and its continuing mission to improve athletic facilities within the district. Night at the Races features video-animated horseracing projected on a large screen. The event is Saturday, March 9 at 6 p.m. at the Lake Park Pavilion. A $10 cover charge will be taken at the door the night of the event. Attendees will receive five tickets to be entered into drawings that night to win prizes valued at over $200 apiece. Prizes include a Yeti cooler, flat screen TVs, and a PlayStation 4. A 50/50 drawing is also planned. Anyone with questions about the event should visit the Block R Foundation Facebook page or speak with any Block R Foundation member. School Events Fish Fry: There will be a fish fry on Friday, March 8 from 5 - 7 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic School. Carry out will be in the cafeteria and dine-in will be held in the gymnasium. All meals include: Cole slaw, applesauce, roll, baked potato or mac ‘n cheese, beverage and dessert. Small dinner is $7 (one piece of fish), large dinner is $10 (two pieces of fish), and macaroni and cheese dinner is $5. Board of Education Meeting: The River View Board of Educa- tion will meet in regular session on Thursday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. This meeting will be held at the administrative building. A public hearing will be held prior to this meeting to discuss the proposed school calendar for the 2019 – 2020 school year. This public hearing will begin at 7:15 p.m. in the administrative building. Board Meeting: Coshocton County JVSD will have their next board meeting in the Board of Education Conference Room, 23640 Airport Rd., on Thursday, March 21 at 7:30 a.m. 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 initiative by the TLC students is to collect over 400lbs of pop tabs. If you have any questions, email rvteenleadership@ Kindergarten Registration: The kindergarten registration date for River View will be Thursday, April 4 at 5:30 p.m. for Conesville, Keene, and Warsaw. Parents only are asked to attend this session. Screening dates for students are Thurs- day, 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. Church Events Adult Bible Study: Adult Bible study topic on Wednesday, Feb. 27: What does God mean when He tells us to pray always? Ev- eryone invited. Guests welcome. 6:30 p.m. at Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno. Contact: www. or 740-545-9707 AWANA: Wednesday, Feb. 27 theme at AWANA is Escape Room/Mystery Snack and Prize Night at 6:30 p.m. Kids infant through 18 are invited to come enjoy fun games, Bible memory and snacks. Free. Everyone welcome. Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno. Contact: www. or 740-545-9707 Indoor Sale: Coshocton Church of God, 703 S. Second St. in rear, will have an indoor rummage sale March 1 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and March 2 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. There will be a bag sale on Saturday at noon. Lunch stand available on both days. Christian Men’s Conference: A Christian Men’s Conference entitled “Men of Truth and Wisdom” will be Saturday, March 2 from 8 – 11:30 a.m. at the Coshocton Christian Tabernacle. A study of Proverbs 3 giving men a view of what God’s Word has to say about us being “Men of Truth and Wisdom” within our family, church, and community. Single or married men are invited to attend this free conference where local pastors will be presenting what God’s Word has to say to us to help us become “Men of Truth and Wisdom”. Men of all churches are encouraged to attend. Spring Flowers: Isleta UMC is taking spring flower orders through March 3. You can order flats of 36 annuals for $13.25, 5” pots of specialty plants for $3.50, 10” hanging baskets for $14, and one 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 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 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-Bouscher at 330-663-3923. Soup Supper: Isleta United Methodist Church will have a soup supper on Saturday, March 9 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Church is located on 58608 County Road 9. Chili, taco, noodle, and oyster soups are being served as well as cheese, trail bologna, desserts, and beverages. Cost is by donation. Proceeds will go to support local charities. FEBRUARY 27, 2019