Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
Findlay High School Junior Statesmen of America Dinner 5:00 pm
Findlay High School Junior Statesmen of America Dinner @ First Presbyterian Church
Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Findlay High School Junior Statesmen of America is hosting a community dinner Thursday at First Presbyterian Church. The service and debate club has raised money for a project to help people in Tanga, Tanzania, for the past 10 years. This year the club is raising money to train rural maternal health care workers. Community members can contribute by buying tickets for the community dinner, which will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday night and catered by City Barbecue. Attendees can carry out or eat in for $10 a person, $5 of which will go to the project. Those interested can buy tickets by calling 419-425-8296 or emailing jwithrow@fcs.org.
8
9
10
11
12
United Way of Hancock County Annual Meeting 5:30 pm
United Way of Hancock County Annual Meeting @ Hilton Garden Inn
Apr 12 @ 5:30 pm
The United Way of Hancock County will hold its 61st annual meeting Tuesday at the Hilton Garden Inn. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Gaslight Society reception for donors of $750 or more annually. The annual dinner meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. with a social reception, meal and presentations. Two community members will be honored during the event. Alisha Schroeder will receive the Secor Scholar Award, a $2,000 renewable scholarship honoring Steven and Doris Secor; and David Whikehart will be presented with the Jeri Bjorling Memorial Distinguished Volunteer Award. The event costs $30 per person or $240 for a table of eight. Register by visiting LiveUnitedHancockCounty.org or call 419-423-1432.
13
Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Breakfast Ceremony 8:30 am
Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Breakfast Ceremony @ Marathon Center for The Performing Arts
Apr 13 @ 8:30 am
Hancock County Job & Family Services will host the annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Breakfast Ceremony at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, 200 W. Main Cross St. The event is open to everyone in the community who would like to join the agency in celebrating National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Those attending are encouraged to wear blue. Immediately following the breakfast will be a presentation of balloons in front of the Hancock County Courthouse.
14
Spring Fling Ladies Luncheon 12:00 pm
Spring Fling Ladies Luncheon @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm
FOREST — Deb Harvitt, owner of De-Clutter with Deb professional organizing service, will be the keynote speaker during the Spring Fling Ladies Luncheon fundraiser, to benefit the Forest-Jackson Public Library, at noon April 14 at the library, 102 W. Lima St., Forest. Kathy Miller will cater the event and the meal will include roast beef, twice-baked potato and broccoli salad. A dessert bar, provided by Friends of the Library, is also included. Cost is $12 per person and reservations are required by calling the library at 419-273-2400.
15
16
Our Lady of Consolation Bakery Sale 4:00 pm
Our Lady of Consolation Bakery Sale @ Our Lady of Consolation Bakery
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CAREY — The Our Lady of Consolation Bakery, under the direction of Father Paul Faoh, will hold a sale April 16-17. Featured will be its famous apple pies, as well as peach with crumb topping, traditional peach, Fruit of the Farm, rhubarb, strawberry-rhubarb, cherry, cherry-rhubarb, double-crusted strawberry, blueberry, elderberry, Dutch apple and pumpkin. Breads on sale will be rye, honey-oat, top-seller multi-grain, cinnamon raisin, whole wheat, Italian wheat and dinner rolls. Breakfast treats will include apple, raisin, cinnamon and nut coffee cakes, doughnuts and apricot and cherry rolls. Pizzas will include pepperoni, Italian sausage, meat-lovers and cheese. Noodles and angel hair pasta, along with Father Paul’s spaghetti sauce, will also be available. Chocolate-covered marshallow candy and plates of assorted chocolates will be offered, and frosted sugar cookies will be back by popular demand. Pies, pizzas and breads are sold frozen, with baking instructions included. The sales office will be open from 4-7 p.m. April 16 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 17. All proceeds will go the OLC School heating and air-conditioning system.
17
Our Lady of Consolation Bakery Sale 8:00 am
Our Lady of Consolation Bakery Sale @ Our Lady of Consolation Bakery
Apr 17 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
CAREY — The Our Lady of Consolation Bakery, under the direction of Father Paul Faoh, will hold a sale April 16-17. Featured will be its famous apple pies, as well as peach with crumb topping, traditional peach, Fruit of the Farm, rhubarb, strawberry-rhubarb, cherry, cherry-rhubarb, double-crusted strawberry, blueberry, elderberry, Dutch apple and pumpkin. Breads on sale will be rye, honey-oat, top-seller multi-grain, cinnamon raisin, whole wheat, Italian wheat and dinner rolls. Breakfast treats will include apple, raisin, cinnamon and nut coffee cakes, doughnuts and apricot and cherry rolls. Pizzas will include pepperoni, Italian sausage, meat-lovers and cheese. Noodles and angel hair pasta, along with Father Paul’s spaghetti sauce, will also be available. Chocolate-covered marshallow candy and plates of assorted chocolates will be offered, and frosted sugar cookies will be back by popular demand. Pies, pizzas and breads are sold frozen, with baking instructions included. The sales office will be open from 4-7 p.m. April 16 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 17. All proceeds will go the OLC School heating and air-conditioning system.
18
19
20
21
22
St. John’s UCC Spring Beef and Noodle Dinner 4:30 pm
St. John’s UCC Spring Beef and Noodle Dinner @ St. John’s United Church of Christ
Apr 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
BLUFFTON — St. John’s United Church of Christ will host its spring beef and noodle dinner from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 22. The menu includes homemade noodles, beef, mashed potatoes, green beans, applesauce, roll, pies and beverages, and patrons may dine in or carryout. Cost is $8 for adults; $5 for sixth grade through college; $4 for elementary students; and free for pre-K. The church is located at 223 W. College Ave., Bluffton.
23
24
25
26
27
Carey Area Chamber of Commerce Professional Women’s Luncheon 11:30 am
Carey Area Chamber of Commerce Professional Women’s Luncheon @ Shrine Cafeteria
Apr 27 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Nancy Proctor will discuss “Humor in the Workplace” during the annual Carey Area Chamber of Commerce Professional Women’s Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 27 in Shrine Cafeteria, 315 Clay St., Carey. Cost is $15 per person. The lunch will be catered by Moreno’s Casual Dining, Carey. Registration deadline is April 21. Call the chamber at 419-396-7856, or via email to Cassie Carlson, chamber director, at director@careychamber.com Payment may be done online at http://careychamber.com/events/professional-womens-luncheon A chamber spotlight award will be presented to an area business woman, too. Businesses that want to provide a door prize for a goody bag may contact the chamber or deliver it to the office at 132 E. Findlay St., Carey.
28
29
30
Christian Clearing House Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am
Christian Clearing House Pancake Breakfast @ St. Marks United Methodist Church
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Christian Clearing House will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at St. Marks United Methodist Church, 800 S. Main St. The menu will include pancakes, sausage links, coffee and juice. The cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children 10 and younger. Tickets will be sold at the door and are available by calling 419-422-2222. All proceeds benefit the ministries of Christian Clearing House.

The Courier Photo Archive

Browse & purchase photo prints and merchandise