Galion area news briefs

By Russell Kent

Works session March 5 for Galion school board

GALION — There will be a work session for the Galion City School District Board of Education on Tuesday, March 5 at 6 p.m. in the Galion City Schools Administrative Center Conference Room.

The next regular school board meeting is Tuesday, March 19, at 6:30 p.m. in the Galion Middle School Computer Lab.

City civil service commission to meet Thursday

GALION — The Galion Civil Service Commission will hold a special meeting Thursday, Feb. 28 at 5 p.m. in the Mayor’s Office to discuss a request for testing from the Safety-Service Director.

Galion K of C announces fish fry schedule

GALION — The Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Dinners are March 8, March 22 and April 5, from 5-7 p.m. at the St. Joseph’s Activity Center, 115 N. Liberty St. Dine inside or carryout. The public is welcome.

Lenton program starts March 10 at St. Paul UMC

GALION — St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., is hosting a Lenten Program on Sunday afternoons from 4:30 to 6 p.m. beginning March 10. “The 24 Hours That Changed the World,” authored by Pastor Adam Hamilton, is a sox-week program offering the opportunity to better understand the events during the last 24 hours of Jesus’ life and to reflect on the meaning of these events for our lives.

By Russell Kent