Oct. 17

Annual Winter Coat Outreach. Provided by North Woodbury Alliance Church. If your family is in needed of winter warm wear they have coats, boots, hats, gloves, etc.; 5-7 p.m. Located at 6385 State Route 314, Mount Gilead. Call 419-362-6781 for information.

Oct. 20

Girls Scouts Fall Festival, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Camp Crooked Lane, 6998 CR 40, Mount Gilead. Admission is $5 per person; $7 at the door; those 2 and under free. Hot dog roast lunch, hay rides, games. For information email Emily Thrasher at

Crafting with Cindy at Mount Gilead Public Library. Class will be making a fall-themed craft that you can take home to enjoy or give as a gift. Cost is $5 and is pre-pay. Sign up on the second floor. This is an 18 and over event.

Annual Humane Society of Morrow County “Spay-ghetti” Dinner fundraiser. Held at Edison United Methodist Church, 333 S. Boundary St. Edison. Serving 4-7 p.m. All proceeds to their spay and neuter programs.

Oct. 21

Country Breakfast Buffet at Harmony Chapel United Methodist Church. 6 miles east of Mount Gilead, one mile south of State Route 95 on County Road 20. Serving 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free will donation.

Oct. 24

The Edison United Methodist Church will hold their Steak Supper, 4:30-6:30 p.m. at 333 S. Boundary Street, Edison, Ohio. Adults $9 and children $4. The church’s elevator is not working at this time. For information call June Hawk at 419-946-5178 or Rosemary Levings at 419-560-1273.

Oct. 27

Drug Take Back. Turn in your unused or expired medication, Kroger parking lot, 555 W. Marion St., Mount Gilead; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Medication samples, prescription drugs of any kind, pet meds and vitamins. Remove all labels before arrival.

The Morrow County Genealogical Society will hold its monthly meeting at the Ohio Genealogical Society, 611 State Route 97, Bellville. The program, a “Scavenger Hunt at OGS”, will begin at 2 p.m. Prior to the meeting, lunch at Der Dutchman, 720 State Route 97, Bellville at noon. Reservations for lunch must be received by Oct. 23. To make a reservation contact Ann Artrip at 419-544-4437. Lunch and program are open to the public.

First Presbyterian Church, 55 N. Cherry St. will host the Fourth Saturday Breakfast, 7-10 a.m. The menu will be made-to-order omelets, hash browns and toast. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children. This month’s proceeds will be donated to the local food pantries.

Ariel-Foundation Park will host the Hocus Pocus Trick-or-Treat Trail, 5:30-7:30 p.m. with a showing of Disney’s “Hocus Pocus” afterward. This event is free. The trail portion of the event will be located in “The Woods” on “The Lakes” side of the park and will feature approximately 50 candy, game, face painting, pumpkin decorating and craft stations.

Nov. 4

The second annual Headwaters Outdoor Education Center Holiday Make-It Take-It, 2-4 p.m. The family crafts will be made with natural (pine cones, wood items, dried pods), recycled items (jars, hurricane lamps, tins) and much more. There will be ‘kid-friendly’ crafts as well as those for parents. Some materials may be limited, so they will be distributed on a first-come-first-serve basis. All materials and items made are free. Donations will be accepted to fund projects such as Wee Discover, Wild Days, future Make-It Take-Its and the HOEC Outreach to schools and organizations in Morrow and surrounding counties.

Nov. 10

Sacred Hearts Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Handlebar Ranch Sportsman Club, 6695 County Road 76, Mount Gilead. This is a home crafters show and proceeds are used to reduce church construction deft, support parish activities and Morrow County families in need.

To submit items for the Community Calendar email them to Deadline is 4 p.m. Friday to appear in the following week’s edition.

To submit items for the Community Calendar email them to Deadline is 4 p.m. Friday to appear in the following week’s edition.