Community Calendar May 29, 2019

| May 28, 2019

Local Events

Band Concert Series: The Coshocton Community Band Concert Series, with guest bands and musicians, will be held through June and July on Fridays at 7 p.m. on the Coshocton court square. Bring a chair. Rain venue is the Salvation Army gym. The Coshocton Community Band will have its second annual spaghetti dinner on Thursday, May 23 at the Grace United Methodist Church, 422 Walnut St., Coshocton from 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is by donation.

Car Wash: The Royal Butterflies Relay for Life Team will be hosting a car wash at Auto Zone on Saturday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All proceeds go to Relay. Cost is by donation. For more information, call Mary at 740-294-1938.

Antique Flea Market: The next Coshocton Antique Flea Market of the season will be at the balloon festival on Thursday, June 6 from 4 to 9 p.m., Friday, June 7 from noon to 9 p.m., and Saturday, June 8 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. It will be in Commercial Building 2 at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds, 707 Kenilworth Ave. The event is free to attend and parking is available at the South 8th St. entrance. Items include glassware, furniture, vintage jewelry, advertising items, artifacts, books, local yearbooks, crocks, handbags, and more. There will also be free appraisals and Grandma Minnie’s will have a food stand. Contact Erma Miller at 740-622-6329 for more information.

Butterfly Release: Suicide Prevention Coalition of Coshocton is sponsoring a butterfly release on Saturday, June 8, at 1 p.m. at Himebaugh Park. Please join us in memory of a loved one or honoring those fighting a mental illness. Questions: Call Jessica Paynter at 740-502-9543.

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.

9/11 Mobile Exhibit: The Sept. 11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit will be at the Harvest Ridge Expo and Event Center, 8880 SR 39, Millersburg, on June 14 from 3 to 9 p.m. and June 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Two New York City Firefighters who were on the scene that day will also be there to share their stories. There is no admission charge. However, a donation will be accepted by the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation.

Ice Cream Event: On Saturday, June 15 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. come out and try your skills at making homemade churned ice cream along with a chance to create a special gift for dad. This is an active event, so wear shoes that cover the toes. All classes are held at the Coshocton Community Center. They are free and geared toward children in kindergarten through eighth grade; however, space is limited. Register by contacting the Coshocton Community Center Facebook page or call Emmanuel Lutheran Church and leave contact information at 740-622-2550.

Car Show: Butterfly Productions Unlimited LLC will host a car show on June 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Early registration, $10 per vehicle, ends May 31 and late registration, $15 per vehicle, ends June 15 at 9:30 a.m. There will be a hot dog eating contest. Registration cost for contest is by donation. There will be a corn hole contest and registration is $10 per person or $15 per couple. There will also be live music and entertainment. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Unlimited Possibilities for All Disabilities. The car show will be at the fairgrounds. Contact: 740-291-1938.

Beekeeping: Come hear about beekeeping in Latvia, between Estonia and Lithuania, from a Knox County beekeeper who visited the region. Local beekeepers may be interested to hear about beekeeping practices in another part of the world with warm dry summers and fairly severe winters. The event will be Tuesday, June 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Frontier Power Community Room, 770 S. 2nd Street, Coshocton. Please RSVP to [email protected]

Safety City: Safety City dates for kids going into kindergarten in 2019 are June 19 – 27. Parents will have a choice of sessions: 10 a.m. to noon or 6 to 8 p.m. Program held at Coshocton Fairgrounds with a school bus field trip to elementary school playground. Live registration/sign up date: Friday May 31, 5 to 7 p.m. Red Cross office, 416 Main St., Coshocton; Across from Dean’s Jewelry. Generally have a volunteer in office Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.Contact 740-622-0228. They need both teen and adult volunteers for any and all sessions. Contact the Red Cross office to inquire about helping. They also need volunteers with trucks and/or trailers to move the city to the fairgrounds the weekend before and after.

Bad Boyz Mud Bog: The next Bad Boyz Mud Bog of the season, 44840 SR 541, Coshocton, will be Saturday, June 22. Gates open at 10 a.m. Event starts at 1 p.m. General admission is $5. Free admission to those infant to three years old. Vehicle admission is $20. One hundred percent payout to first, second, and third place. For more information on classes, rules, and updates, follow “Bad Boyz Mud Run” on Facebook.

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 June 22 and the featured band will be Three Rivers Bluegrass Band.

Gospel Event: Butterfly Productions Unlimited LLC will host “A Divine and Powerful Gospel Escape” on July 13 at the Rotary Pavilion at the fairgrounds. There will be multiple national recording artists performing. They would like local Christian artists and church musicians, dancers, and singers to be a part of the event as well. Contact: 740-294-1938.

West Lafayette Homecoming: Get geared up July 25-27 for the West Lafayette Homecoming! The theme this year is “Put Me in Coach!” The queen contestants will beautify Burt Park Thursday evening. Rides, food stands, games, bands, prize drawings, and the Homecoming Parade are Friday’s highlights. Stories and pet parades in the park, rides, food stands, games, bands, prize drawings, and fireworks are on Saturday’s agenda. For inquiries contact Debbie (740) 502-6755, Christy (740) 502-2481 or to register for the parade contact Ed (740) 545-6353 or Dave (740) 545-9298. For firework contributions contact Steve (740) 502-0469.

One More Rep: Epic Fitness Personal Training will have an epic overload strength competition, One More Rep, on Saturday, July 27 at 11 a.m. at Burt Park in West Lafayette. Classes are for high school students and two classes for adults, 18 to 38 years old and 39 and over. To enter, call 740-502-5288 or email [email protected] High school entry fee is $15. All others, $25. Awards for top three in each category and best overall male and female.



Health District Meeting: The District Advisory Council for the Coshocton County General Health District will meet Wednesday, May 29 at 7 p.m. in room 145 of the County Services Building. The issue before the DAC will be to take action on the feasibility’s study committee’s recommendation to combine the city and county health departments into one general health district. For more information, contact Steve Lonsinger at 740-295-7304.

Election Meeting: The Coshocton County Board of Elections will have their next meeting on Tuesday, June 11 at 8:30 a.m.

Pretty Products Dinner: The next Pretty Products dinner will be June 14 at Crowtown Pizza at 4 p.m.

Farmers Market: The West Lafayette Farmers Market will be in a new location this year, at the corner of East Main and North Orchard St. The market will be open every Saturday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. June through September.

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, June 4.

Food Drop Off: Mid-Ohio Foodbank will have a free food drop off Wednesday, June 5 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Canal Lewisville United Methodist Church shelter.

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.

Fair Housing Training: The Coshocton Community Housing Impact and Preservation Program (CHIP) will be having an information fair housing training for low-to-moderate income home owners and buyers at Coshocton City Hall Lobby, 760 Chestnut St., Coshocton, on Thursday, June 20 at 1:30 p.m. A CHIP program representative will be present to provide information about fair housing laws. This is an opportunity to discuss predatory lending issues and fair housing questions and attain resources on how to protect yourself from discrimination. Low-to-moderate income home owners and buyers are encouraged to attend.

Board Meeting: Coshocton Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) will have their next board meeting on Tuesday, June 25 at 5:30 p.m. in the CMHA Learning Center, 823 Magnolia St., Coshocton. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss regular business.

Kamp Kiwanis: The Coshocton Kiwanis Club is sponsoring a summer day camp July 8 – 12 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for ages five through 12 at Kids America, 1600 Otsego Ave. Limited to the first 100 to register. Cost is $35 for the whole week. To register, call 740-622-6657 or visit Registration deadline is July 1.

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.

Kids Swim Lessons: All info for Lake Park and Warsaw swim lessons can be found at: Website coming soon.



Fundraiser: The third annual Nickolas Fortune Memorial ATV Poker Run and fundraiser will be Saturday, June 1 at 29395 TR 30, Warsaw. All proceeds go toward Walhonding Valley Firefighters and Coshocton County K9 Unit. Registration from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. First bike out at noon. Last bike in at 5 p.m. $25 per vehicle. Gun raffle. Tickets on sale from Walhonding Valley Firefighters. Prizes for top two poker hands. 50/50 drawing. Dinner begins at 5 p.m. For more information, call 740-502-0791 or 740-552-9332.

Sand Volleyball Benefit: There will be a Sand Volleyball Benefit for Riane Rine on Saturday, June 8 at Colonial Sports ‘n Courts. First serve at 10 a.m. Co-ed with six to eight players. $10 per player. RSVP by June 2 at Teya Murray or Greg Rine at 740-623-8382.


School Events

Applications: Coshocton Christian School, 23891 Airport Rd., Coshocton, is now accepting applications for the upcoming 2019 – 2020 school year. The school offers preschool, scholarships, 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 applications 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.

Glenmont Alumni Banquet: The Glenmont Alumni Association will celebrate 99 years of history on June 1, 2019. A banquet will take place at the Glenmont School/Community Center. Social hour begins at 6 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7 p.m. For further information or reservations, call Sue at 330-231-5102 or Nancy at 234-249-0059.

Annual Banquet: West Lafayette-Ridgewood Alumni Association annual banquet is planned for Saturday June 1, at Ridgewood High School Cafeteria. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. The meal will be served at 6:30 p.m. The alumni association is proud to award three scholarships annually for $ 1,000. This year, two additional scholarships will be awarded for $ 1,000 due to the generosity of David Van Dusen, 1960 graduate of West Lafayette High School to honor former classmates P. David Apple and John Stover. Classes to be honored will be 1949-59-69 and 79. Reservations will be taken until May 20. Contact Sandy Shaw at 740-545-6164 to make a reservation.

Alumni Banquet: The annual Conesville High School alumni banquet will be held June 1 at the Conesville School. There will be a social hour at 4 p.m. with roll call and dinner at 6:30 p.m. This is for anyone who attended Conesville or graduated from Conesville and River View. Cost of meal is $10. They will be giving $100 scholarships to 2019 graduating seniors from River View. Send or call Maureen Pritchard Sturtz at 740-829-2488 or 15574 CR 429, Coshocton, OH, 43812.

Alumni Banquet: West Lafayette/Ridgewood Alumni Association (WLRAA) will have it’s annual banquet on Saturday, June 1 at Ridgewood High School. For all the graduates of West Lafayette and Ridgewood High Schools. Registration at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Cost of the meal is $13 and must be included with registration. Classes to be honored: 1939, 1949, 1959, 1969, and 1979. Trying to reach as many class members as possible by mail, e-mail, and online forms. Forms available at or at the administration building, 301 S. Oak St. Click on the Alumni tab and then click on the form you need. If printing not an option, copy information on paper and mail: Sandy Shaw, 504 Plainfield Rd., West Lafayette, Ohio, 43845. Registration deadline is May 10th, 2019.

Plainfield School Reunion: The annual Plainfield School Reunion will be Sunday, June 2, at the Linton Community Center, formerly Plainfield Elementary School. This is open to anyone who graduated from or attended Plainfield School. Honored will be the Class of 1959 who were the last graduating class at Plainfield. Doors will open at noon and dinner catered by Schumaker Farms beginning at 1 p.m. Program will be “Remember When with Music Memories.” Bring any music memorabilia to share. Advance reservations required for meal before May 21. Call Carol at 740-439-1493 or Mary Lou at 740-545-6968 if letter not received before April 20.

Fresno Banquet: Fresno Alumni Banquet will be Saturday, June 8 at Ridgewood High School. Serving begins at 6:30 p.m. Reservations can be made by calling Ruth Marquand at 740-623-0450 and are due by June 1. Cost is $15 per person. Honored classes are 1949 and 1959. Musical program will be performed by Dan and Christine Stotts.

Public Hearing: The River View Board of Education will conduct a public hearing at the June 13 board meeting at 8 p.m. in the administration building. The purpose is to allow public participation in regards to the retiring and re-employment of Jerry Olinger, junior high principal, back to his current position with the River View Local School District beginning with the 2019 – 2020 school year. All public participation will be taken into consideration before the action of rehiring this individual takes place at the July 11 board meeting.

Board Meeting: Coshocton County JVSD will have their next board meeting in the Board of Education Conference Room, 23640 Airport Rd., on Thursday, June 20 at 7:30 a.m.


Church Events

Special Music: Roscoe United Methodist Church, 475 High St., Coshocton, will have special music each week during the summer months. The first summer special music of the season will be Timothy Noble, vocalist and pianist, on Sunday June 2. Church begins outside in the shelter at 8:30 a.m. and at 10:30 a.m. in the sanctuary.

Israeli Presentation: Neal and Julie Dearyan have co-hosted many trips throughout the world, including the Middle East. As seasoned travelers, they will share Israeli culture through stories, pictures and food. You will be able to see and touch pieces of historical Israel from the time of the Bible. Special first century items on loan from private collection will be on display and some can be held. Information will be provided about upcoming trip to Israel in March 2020. The public is invited and all are welcome. The event is free and will be held Thursday, June 6 at 6 p.m. at the Dover Public Library, 525 N. Walnut St., Dover. Call 740-545-9707 to RSVP your free ticket or online at

Portrayal: Alice Hoover will portray Ann Evans Everal, daughter of Everal’s Chapel founder, on Sunday, June 9 at 2 p.m. at the church, 60417 Everals Church Rd., Newcomerstown. If you’ve visited Roscoe Village during a festival or event, chances are you’ve seen Hoover walking through the village in canal-era clothing. A strolling historian, she calls herself, portraying one of several key figures of the village’s past. Tickets are $10 for members, $12 for non-members and $14 at the door. Tickets can be purchased by calling 740-498-5636 or can be picked up on May 19 at the Bluegrass Jam at the chapel. You can also reserve your tickets by mailing a check to HP Dakin, 23803 Oxford Twp Rd 252b, Newcomerstown, Ohio, 43832. Limited tickets available.

Concert: Scott Wesley Brown will be in concert at Roscoe United Methodist Church, 475 High St., Coshocton on Wednesday, June 12 at 7 p.m. The concert is free but a love offering will be taken. Sponsored by Missionary Maintenance Service Aviation. His music has been recorded by many top Christian artists including Amy Grant, Bill Gaither, and Sandi Patty, among others.

Helping Hands: Conesville United Methodist Church, 196 State Street, Conesville, will have Helping Hands on the third Thursday of each month from 6 – 6:30 p.m. The next distribution date will be June 20.

Summer Kids Camp: Chili Crossroads Bible Church will have a summer kids camp this year. Cost is $75 per week. They will have a farm camp July 22 – 26, a cooking camp from July 29 through Aug. 2, and adventure camp from Aug. 5 – 9. For kids kindergarten through sixth grade. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Space is limited. Registration: For more information, contact 740-545-9707.

Holy Land Trip: Pastor Neal and Julie Dearyan with the Chili Crossroads Bible Church in Fresno invite you to come with them on a trip they are co-hosting to the Holy Land March 11-20, 2020. Call for more information at 740-545-9707 or visit

New Summer Hours: Bible Fellowship Church will have the following services for the summer: Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: 9 – 10 a.m.; Coffee and Donuts: 10 – 10:30 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship: 10:30 – 11 a.m. Mid-Week Worship Service: Wednesday at 7 p.m. Meeting place – River Greens Golf Course Banquet Hall, 22749 S/R 751 just off S/R 36 toward West Lafayette. All are welcome.

Book of Hebrews: The Bible Fellowship Church will start a new series of messages on Wednesday nights looking at the Book of Hebrews at 7 p.m. The church meets at the banquet hall at River Green Golf Course, 22749 SR 751. More information: Call Pastor Jim at 330-401-6027.

Adult Bible School: The First Baptist church of West Lafayette is now having Sunday night Bible study for adults of all ages on Sunday nights at 6 p.m. in the fireside room of the church. Come out and join us for a time of prayer, fellowship and studying God’s word. The public is invited. This is a discussion format.

Hours Changed: The Bible Fellowship Church, 22749 SR 751, has changed their hours. They now have Sunday morning worship at 10:30 a.m., coffee at 10 a.m., and Bible study at 9 a.m. Mid-week worship Wednesdays at 7 p.m.

Grandparent Connection Table: The Grandparent Connection Table will meet every last Wednesday of the month from 6 – 7 p.m. in the parlor of the West Lafayette United Methodist Church (Union Avenue Entrance). A meal and childcare provided as well as a time to share in community around the table. The Grandparent Connection Table is a ministry which is designed for grandparents who are helping to raise their grandchildren. For questions or to RSVP, call the church office at 740-545-6368.

AWANA: All children preschool through 6th grade are invited to the Awana ministry at Calvary Baptist Church, 46621 US Highway 36, Coshocton, at 4:45 p.m. each week on Sundays. All of their leaders have been trained and have undergone appropriate background checks. Contact: 740-623-0211.

Student Ministry: All students 7 -12 grade are invited to the weekly youth group at Calvary Baptist Church of Coshocton, 46621 US Highway 36, Coshocton. This student ministry meets every Sunday night at 5 p.m. Contact Pastor Sam Brown at 740-623-0211 or just come to an upcoming Sunday night.

RU Recovery: RU Recovery meets every Friday night at 7 p.m. at the Chili Crossroads Bible Church. Free. Free childcare. Open program. 29445 County Road 10, Fresno. 740-545-9707. Rides are available at 6:30 p.m. Meet in front of 612 Walnut Street in Coshocton.

Healing Hearts Ministry: 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.

Pizza: Make your Wednesdays easier. Get pizza, salads and subs at Chili Church. Chili Church uses proceeds to keep helping more than 70 kids every Wednesday, providing transportation and Bible teaching for the kids in our community. Pizza available every Wednesday from 3 – 8 p.m. Call ahead 740-545-9707 or order in person. Dine in or carry out. Five-mile delivery available. See menu at

Power of Prayer: Adults come enjoy a Bible study called the Power of Prayer on each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno. Contact: or 740-545-9707.

Cooperdale Naz Recovery: Cooperdale Naz Recovery, previously Celebrate Recovery, is every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Men’s open share. Cooperdale Church of the Nazarene, Dresden, Ohio, 43821. Contact 740-502-9672. Email: [email protected]

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.

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.

Vacation Bible School

Calvary Baptist Church: All children Pre-K through 6th grade are invited to “The Incredible Race” VBS at Calvary Baptist Church, June 9 – 13, 6 to 8:30 p.m. each night. Children will enjoy music, crafts, games, snacks, and Bible lessons where we will learn that people are part of the same race – the human race! – and we all have the same hope in the gospel of Jesus. To pre-register or to ask any questions, call the church at 740-623-0211. Calvary Baptist Church is located at 46621 US Highway 36.

Prairie Chapel: Prairie Chapel United Methodist Church, 45494 CR 23, Coshocton, will have a Vacation Bible School on June 17 – 21 with the theme of “Roar: Life is Wild, God is Good” from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Ages kindergarten through age 13 are welcome. There will be snacks, crafts, Bible lessons, games, and music. Call the church for more information at 740-622-3992 or register at the door.


Clubs and Organizations

Fundraiser: The Royal Butterflies Relay for Life team will be having a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings (BW3s) in Zanesville on Wednesday, May 29, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. You just have to bring a flyer, which can be picked up at Chestnut Crossing Learning Center after noon during the week by calling Mary at 740-294-1938.

Write-On Writer’s Guild: Coshocton’s Write-On Writers Guild will meet Monday, June 3, at 6 p.m. in the Coshocton Public Library Small Meeting Room, 655 Main St., Coshocton. Anyone who is interested in writing poetry, short stories, novels, letters and essays is welcome. The writing prompt will be swimming.

SWCD Meeting: The Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District will meet June 12 at 8 p.m. for a monthly board meeting. Meetings are held at the office, 724 S. Seventh St. Meetings are always held the second Wednesday of the month. Schedules are subject to change.

Lease an American Flag: The Village of West Lafayette will offer a lease of an American flag from the West Lafayette Rotary and the West Lafayette Lions Club for $25. A 3×5 foot flag on a 10 foot staff will be placed in a plastic anchor pipe buried in your front yard. Flags will be displayed on patriotic holidays. Drop off a check to Ridgewood General Store, 101 East Main St. Questions: Contact Bob Nelson at 740-502-3112 or Dan Hardesty at 740-610-6068.

Peaches Pub and Grub: Peaches Pub and Grub, Main Street, Warsaw, has Queen of Hearts every Tuesday at 7 p.m. for $5 entry fee. They also have a pool tournament every Wednesday at 7 p.m. for $10 entry fee. June 22 – DJ. Live music monthly. Food menu offered daily.

Golf Scramble: The Coshocton Fatherhood Initiative will have a four-man golf scramble Saturday, June 22 at 1 p.m. at River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette. Cost is $200 per team. There will be an opportunity to win a 2019 Jeep Compass, a 90’ putt for $200, raffles, silent auction, 50/50, hole prizes, and skins/mulligans. Entry fee includes green fees, cart, and dinner. To register, call William Johnson at 740-610-6410, email Ed Gallagher at [email protected], go to the River Greens calendar page at or the Fatherhood Initiative’s Facebook page.

Volunteers Needed: COAD/ RSVP (Retired Seniors Volunteer Program) seeking volunteers. Call Elaine Wilson at 330-204-4347.

CoshoctonOhioRocks: The Facebook group, #CoshoctonOhioRocks 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.

Canal Quilters: The Coshocton Canal Quilters meet on the first Tuesday of each month at the Roscoe United Methodist Church. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. New members are always welcome!

Vietnam Veterans: The Vietnam Veterans meet the second Saturday of each month at the American Legion at 9 a.m. 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: 12:15 p.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.

Volunteers Needed: The Newcomerstown Historical Society is seeking new members and volunteers to act as tour guides and to help out on other tasks at the Olde Main Street Museum and Temperance Tavern. All volunteers will train for the task you choose. If you are retired or just have extra time a few hours each month, please contact Marianne at 740-498-5636. Membership in the organization is $10 per year.

Dance and Country Western Couples Classes: Second and fourth Wednesday of the month, beginning line dancing – 5:30 p.m.; couples class – 6:30 p.m. Cost is $5 each. Classes are held at the Blue Ridge Grange at Orange, located near the intersection of 36 and 751. Information: Call Donna at 330-827-5587 or find them on Facebook at Boots & Buckles Beginners’ Classes.


Library Events

Books Galore Book Store, Coshocton Public Library: Basement, Mondays 3 – 6 p.m., Wednesdays 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturdays 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 the bookmobile. Open to the public for cash sales only.

Public Technology Education, Coshocton Public Library, Mondays 4 – 6 p.m., by appointment: Struggling with a device? Need help with an app or software? Want to learn more about digital services and the digital collection? Individual assistance is now available. Call the reference desk at 740-622-0956 to schedule an appointment with their digital technology educator, Megan Baughman. Sessions are 30 minutes. This service is for educational purposes only. They cannot repair, fix, troubleshoot, or diagnose malfunctioning devices or software.

Plugged and Unplugged, Coshocton Public Library: Large Meeting Room, Wednesdays 2:30 – 5 p.m.: Games, snacks, friends, and fun! Teens, grades 7 through 12 are invited to gather at the library for video games, internet access, board games, crafting, or just to hangout. This free weekly event is partially sponsored by Friends of the Library. Registration is not required.

Chi Class, Roscoe United Methodist Church: Gym, Thursdays 10 – 11 a.m.: Join the Coshocton Public Library at the Roscoe United Methodist Church Gym to practice gentle exercises that reduce stress and increase vitality. Taught by Holli Rainwater, a Certified Tai Chi Easy Practice Leader. Registration is not required.

Lifelong Learning – Digital Edition, Coshocton Senior Center, Tuesday, June 4, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. (Cybersecurity Basics), Tuesday, June 11, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. (File Management Basics): This four session series is designed for seniors who want to advance their technology skills. Each session focuses on different aspects of technology, so attendance at all four sessions is recommended. All sessions are sponsored by the Coshocton Public Library and held at the Coshocton Senior Center. Registration is required and can be completed by calling the Coshocton Senior Center at 740-622-4852. For more information,

Little Stars Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories, West Lafayette Branch Library, Tuesdays through July 16, 10 – 10:30 a.m.; Coshocton Public Library: Large Meeting Room, Wednesdays through July 17, 10 AM – 10:30 a.m., 11 – 11:30 a.m.: Babies and toddlers aged 0-3 years, with a caregiver, are welcome to join us for our popular Lapsit experience. At this story time, we will romp through the simplest of books, finger plays, songs, and rhymes to get your little one giggling and learning. Age-appropriate crafts and/or sensory experiences add to the fun. This program is partially sponsored by community donations to the Summer Reading Program. Registration is required. Call 740-622-0956, or go to to register.

Summer Space Camp Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories, Coshocton Public Library: Large Meeting Room, Thursdays through June 20, 10 – 10:30 a.m.; West Lafayette Branch Library Thursdays through June 20, 12 – 12:30 p.m.: Looking for an out-of-this-world adventure this summer? Each Thursday from May 30 through June 20, children aged 3 – 6 and tweens aged 7 – 12 will have a blast fulfilling various fun, theme-based missions at our space stations. This program is partially sponsored by community donations to the Summer Reading Program. Registration is not required.

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