Aug. 23

American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Salem United Methodist Church, 1640 Salem Road, Caledonia; 2-7 p.m.

Aug. 24

Food preservation class: pickled & fermented foods. Free class offered at Selover Library by the Ohio State University Extension-Morrow County. Register in advance by calling 419-947-1070. Class time is 6:15-7:15 p.m; 31 State Route 95, Chesterville.

Aug. 26​

Johnsville Grace United Methodist Church annual ice cream social from 4:30-7 p.m. Featured will be sandwiches, noodles, baked beans, salads, pies, cakes, ice cream and drinks. A freewill donation will be collected. The church is located in Johnsville, east of the square on County Road 242.

First Presbyterian Church’s 4th Saturday Breakfast. Omelets, hash browns and toast. Each breakfast comes with your choice of beverage; adults $6, children $3; 7 a.m.-10 a.m.; 55 N. Cherry St. Mount Gilead.

The monthly meeting of the Morrow County Genealogical Society; 2 p.m. The program will be presented by Jeff “Hutch” Hubschman who will portray the Rev. James Wheeler. Rev Wheeler was the last missionary to the Wyandot Indians and is buried in Rivercliff Cemetery. The meeting will be held in the lower level of the Annex Building of the Mount Gilead Public Library. It is open to the public.

Aug. 27

Farmer’s Market at the Edison Depot. Each Sunday (except Sept. 3) until Sept. 24. Hours are 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The Humane Society Serving Crawford County’s annual Hogs for Dogs Charity Ride. Registration is $25 per person, which includes a T-shirt and dinner. Proceeds will benefit the agency. The first bikes will head out at 1:30 p.m. and the last one will leave at 2:15 p.m. For information call 419-562-9149.

Aug. 31

Final free fresh produce market of the 2017 season; 10,000 pounds of free produce will be given away. Produce is from Mid-Ohio Foodbank. Photo ID required; Cardington-Lincoln High School, 349 Chesterville Ave., Cardington; 9:30 a.m.-noon. Call Cardington First United Methodist Church at 419-864-0015.

American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Mt. Gilead Church of Christ, 322 Iberia St. Hours are 1-7 p.m. Call 1-800-RED-CROSS for questions and to make an appointment.

Gilead Christian School. Open House of the North & South Campus. Meet the teachers, tour the buildings, ask questions. Hours are 3-7 p.m. For information call 419-946-5990.

Sept. 2

Labor Day country breakfast, Mount Gilead State Park; 7:30-10 a.m. at Shelter One. Freewill donation with proceeds going toward improving the park.

Sept. 4

“Maker’s Market” at the Farmer’s Market at the Edison Depot (State Route 95). Handmade crafts, goodies, artwork and more; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info or to be a vendor that day, contact them on Facebook at ‘Farmer’s Market at the Edison Depot.”

Sept. 8-10

The Mansfield Youth Theatre will present Disney’s “The Lion King, Jr.” at the Renaissance Theatre. Tickets are $15 for the full performances and are available at the Renaissance Box Office, via phone at 419-522-2726 and online at

Sept. 23

Williamsport Grange #1815 Celebrity Chef Omelette Breakfast; 8-10:30 a.m., Seniors on Center, 41 W. Center St., Mount Gilead. Freewill donation. Celebrity chefs include Sheriff John Hinton, elected officials, business and community leaders. Proceed benefit Morrow County Sheriff’s Canine Program. For information call 419-560-8100 or email

Sept. 30

Mount Gilead High School Class of 1960 reunion. For details call Dick Miller at 419-946-6741.

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