Back to School Fair is July 28

Staff report

BUCYRUS —Commercial businesses may take part in the eighth Bucyrus United Methodist Church Back to School Supply Carnival and Info Fair.

Bucyrus United Methodist Church will sponsor the fair July 28 from 3 to 6 p.m. at 216 Hopley Ave. Free basic school supplies are offered to elementary age students of financially struggling area families.

The Information Fair will include representatives from dozens of area non-profit organizations and agencies. They will provide families free information about their services, along with custom games and prizes. Because of space limitations, commercial and professional businesses have previously been unable to participate.

For information about the church, visit

Good Hope Christian Preschool has two openings for 2016-2017 in the 3- and 4-year-old combination class. The class meets from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Tuition assistance is available. The first day of class is Aug. 29.

Enrollment forms may be picked up at the Good Hope Lutheran Church Office, 129 W. Charles St., Bucyrus or at For information, call 419-562-0286.

Sacred Heart School’s 123rd annual festival is Sunday, July 24. The festival is held on the parish grounds; 5742 Ohio (between Crestline and Shelby). The family-oriented fun starts at 10:30 am and continues until 10 pm.

Stop in for a barbecued chicken or ham dinner. There is an air-conditioned dining hall available. There will be farmers market, games, antique farm machinery on display and more. For information,visit

FOOD PANTRY — St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., 9 to 11 a.m. July 16. The food pantry is the third Saturday of each month. Galion residents only, and bring a photo ID and proof of residency (phone,utility bill, etc.)

COMMUNITY OUTREACH DINNER — St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., July 27. The outreach dinners are always the last Wednesday of the month. Donations are accepted to help pay for the event. Carry out is available. No home delivery is planned.

FREE COMMUN{ITY MEAL — Trinity Lutheran Church, 291 N. Union St., Galion, 5-6 p.m., July 28th. Everyone is welcome.

GOD’S LITTLE ACRE MARKET — God’s Little Acre Market will take place every Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the parking lot of First Presbytarian Church, 240 S. Market St., in Galion. For more information contact Sharon Landes at 419-845-3540.

Staff report