Community Calendar

May 20

LIBRARY PET SHOW — 10-11 a.m., Galon Public Library is having a pet show for children of all ages, along with their families. Pets of all types are welcome. Contact the children’s room for more information’

FLY-TYING — 1 Lowe-Volk Park. Dave Meadows will lead this informative program on fly-tying. knowledge of matching the correct fly to the correct fishing goal is central to the process. Dave will cover the basic tools and skills needed to construct artificial flies that fish will attack.

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

May 21

NATURE HIKE— 3 p.m. at Daughmer Savannah. Many of the threatened plant species found at Daughmer are at their best in late spring. There is also an assemblage of colorful breeding birds, butterflies and dragonflies. Meet Warren Uxley at the Daughmer parking lot.

May 24

GALION PLANNING COMMISSION — will have its regular meeting May 24 at 5 p.m. in the Municipal Building.

RACE THROUGH THE WOODS — 5 p.m. at Unger Park. What better way to spend National Scavenger Hunt day than to go racing through Unger Park to find the items on your scavenger hunt list. Some items will be easy to find and others you will have to search for. Race back to the start and see if you have the fastest time.

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

May 25

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

May 27

IBERIA ALUMNI BANQUET — The 106th Iberia Alumni Banquet will be held on May 27, 2017. For reservations call: Audrey Miley 419-468-2627, Jean Bain 419-468-1494, Chuck Miller 419-571-1476, Boyd Epperson 419-468-3169.

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


CONCERT ON THE GREEN — The fourth annual BBQ Benefit and “Concert On The Green” for the Alpha Recovery 12 Step Program will again take place — rain or shine — under the “Big Top” on June 3 at Woodlawn United Methodist Church. The benefit starts at 5 p.m. June 3 on the Woodlawn United Methodist Church campus, 1675 Hopley Ave., Bucyrus. This year’s entertainment will feature United in Harmony, a popular Crawford County men’s chorus. Tickets are available from most Woodlawn Church members or by calling 419-562-1776. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and younger. Reserved tables for parties of eight are available by calling 419-562-1776.

June 3-4

LIVING HISTORY DAYS —at Lowe-Volk Park. This annual event celebrates Crawford County’s Revolutionary War connection. The park district partners with Colonel Crawford’s Company, a local re-enactment group, for this event. There will be re-enactments of Col. Crawford’s capture, period demonstrations, historical presentations, tomahawk throwing, lantern and bus tours and more.

June 6


— The monthly meeting of the Friends of the Galion Public Library is Tuesday, June 6 at 9 a.m. in the Community Room of the library. 123 N. Market St. All members are welcome.

June 9

THE GALION CLASS OF 1963 — will meet at the Pizza Hut at noon on Friday, June 9. All guests are welcome.

June 11

FAIRVIEW CEMETERY WALK — A Historic Cemetery walk June 11 at Fairview Cemetery will will celebrate the accomplishments of individuals who have been involved with the Galion Red Cross since its inception June 2, 1917. The program runs from 1-3 p.m. There will be several tours with start times as follows: at 1 p.m. bicycles can ride through the cemetery to hear the actors; there will be two walking tours at 1:15 p.m., two more at 1:30 p.m. and two additional tours at 1:45 p.m. At 2 p.m. the actors will come to you, this part of the program is geared toward senior citizens and others who have walking difficulties.

June 23-24

HOME OVER HEROIN RALLY — Hope Over Heroin is a non-profit, faith-based organization that is bringing together churches, businesses and addiction recovery resources for a two-day outreach in Bucyrus on the city square on Friday and Saturday, June 23-24. The program each day will run from each day 6-9 p.m. The purpose of the outreach is to increase public awareness of the scope of the epidemic and, more importantly, to incorporate a faith-based approach — specifically a Christ-centered message of hope through the gospel — to the services currently offered to addicts and families by addiction.

July 14

THE GALION CLASS OF 1963 — will meet at the Pizza Hut on JULY 14 at noon. All guest are welcome.


THE GALION CLASS OF 1963 — will meet at the Pizza Hut at noon on Friday, Aug. 11. All guests are welcome.

Sept. 8

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

Oct. 13

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

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.