Community Calendar


Sept. 25

CAMOUFLAGE CRITTERS — at 6 p.m. at Lowe-Volk Park, join the Crawford Park District’s Mandi Fruth to learn about the different camouflage techniques animals and plants utilize to survive. KFor kids ages 3-10 and their parents. Call 419-683-9000 for information.

CITY PLANNING COMMISSION — The City of Galion Planning Commission will have a special meeting Monday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers. Jim Grubbs, Superintendent of Galion City Schools, will present the school’s future development plans, which will require a change in zoning. The public is encouraged to attend to ask questions or voice concerns.

GRIEF THERAPY SEMINAR — Snyder Funeral Homes is hosting The Art of Grief Therapy seminar. Two continuing education units will be offered free of charge for LISWs and RNs. This seminar is open to the public and anyone interested in learning a new approach to managing grief. The seminar is Monday, Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to noon. Registration and refreshments begin at 9 a.m. at The Area Agency on Aging, 2131 Park Ave. West, Ontario. Register by texting or calling Jalane Miller at 419-571-6131

Sept. 25

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME — “Ducks” at Galion Public Library 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 26

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME — “Ducks: at Galion Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Sept. 27

WILD WEDNESDAYS — at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Lowe-Volk Park. Come to the Nature Center and enjoy an hour of nature exploration. Program topics will vary and may include a story, short hike, craft, or a visit from an animal. For pre-schoolers and their parents. Call 419-683-9000 for information.

ARCHERY —5:30 p.m. at Unger Park, 1303-Bucyrus-Nevada Road. Join Crawford Park District Naturalist’s Josh and Lisa for an evening archery shoot that will include an introduction to archery safety and shooting basics. All equipment will be provided. Call 419-683-9000 for information.

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME — “Ducks: at Galion Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Sept. 27

RECYCLING — 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bucyrus Precision Tech parking lot.

Sept. 28

ADULT BINGO — 6:30- p.m. at Galion Public Library, for ages 18 and over, free. Must register.

RECYCLING — 5-7 p.m. Galion School parking lot.

Sept. 30

FAMILY BINGO — 2 p.m. at Galion Public Library. Adults must be accompanied by a child age 12 or younger, free. Must register.

RECYCLING — 7-11 a.m., Tiro, United Methodist Church parking lot.

Sept 28

POSITIVE AGING EXPO — The 2017 Positive Aging Expo, sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging is Sept 28 at Fairhaven Hall at the Richland County Fairgrounds in Mansfield. The expo is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and includes entertainment, door prizes, lunch, information about positive lifestyle options and more. For information, call 567-247-6473. Each year, the Expo showcases businesses and organizations available to seniors and caregivers. These vendors bring booths, food, games, giveaways, and most importantly, information about their unique services, giving guests the opportunity to learn about the countless resources available to them in Ohio’s aging network – all under one roof

Oct. 3

RECYCLING

— 4-8 p.m., Lykens Township firehouse parking lot

Oct. 5

JOB FAIR — Crawford Partnership for Education and Economic Development is sponsoring a Crawford County Job Fair on Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Pickwick Place, 1875 N. Sandusky Ave., in Bucyrus. The job fair is free for job seekers. Bring a resume, meet local employers and explore the career opportunities that are available. If you are an employer, call Crawford Partnership at 419-563-1809 to reserve your organization a spot at the fair. Employers will have a chance to meet local job seekers and network with other businesses in the county.

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY — The monthly meeting of the Friends of the Galion Public Library is at 9 a.m. in the library’s community room. All are welcome.

Oct. 6

TURNING POINT OPEN HOUSE — In recognition of Domestic Violence Month, join the staff and board of Turning Point an open house called “Picnic on the Porch.” The open house is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 330 Barks Road West, in Marion. There will be lunch and tours and visitors will judge a dessert competition.

Oct 7

RECYCLING — 8 a.m. to noon, New Washington Village Hall; 8 a.m. to noon, Colonel Crawford High School parking lot.

Oct 9-16

RECYCLING — Timken Company parking lot

Oct. 12

RECYCLING — 5-7 p.m. Galion City Schools parking lot, Galion Elementary School.

Oct. 13

THE GALION CLASS OF 1963 — will meet at the Pizza Hut at noon on Friday, Oct. 13th. All guests are welcome.

RECYCLING — 9-11 a.m., Dallas Township fire house; 9 a.m. to noon, Lowe-Volk Park parking lot.

Oct. 14

DIVINE HEART EXPO — The Divine Heart Expo, Mid-Ohio’s premier metaphysical expo is Oct 14 at the Richland County Fairgrounds. For information, visit http://www.divineheartexpo.com.

Oct. 16-23

RECYCLING — Bucyrus Seventh Day Adventist parking lot

Oct. 17

RECYCLING — 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bucyrus Wayside Chapel School parking lot

Oct. 21

RECYCLING — 8 a.m. to noon, Liberty Township firehouse parking lot; 9 a.m. to noon, Bucyrus Woodlawn United Methodist Church parking lot; 8 a.m. to noon, New Washington Village Hall.

RECYCLING — 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bucyrus Precision Tech parking lot. 4-7 p.m.,

Oct 26

REGIONAL BUSINESS EXPO — A joint venture of several chambers of commerce.

RECYCLING — 5-7 p.m. — Galion City Schools, Galion Elementary School parking lot. All-Occasions Catering, 6989 Waldo-Delaware Road, Waldo. Follow this link for more information.

October 27

TURNING POINT CELEBRATION —Join the staff and board of Turning Point in a celebration of the organization’s progress through the years. This “Party in the Barn” is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 500 N. Liberty St., in Delaware. A lunch and tours will be available. Participants will also be able to judge a pumpkin carving competition.

Oct. 28

RECYLING — 8 a.m to noon. Chatfield Township firehouse parking lot; 8 a.m. to noon, Wynford High School parking lot.

Nov. 10

THE GALION CLASS OF 1963 — will meet at the Pizza Hut at noon on Friday, Nov. 10. All guests are welcome.

Dec. 8

THE GALION CLASS OF 1963 — will meet at the Pizza Hut at noon on Friday, Dec. 8. All guests are welcome.

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