Morrow County community calendar of events

December blood drives announced

December dates to donate blood to the Red Cross are: Dec 5 at Cardington First United Methodist Chruch from 8 am – 1 pm; Dec 9 at Cardington-Lincoln High School from 9 am -1 pm; Dec 11 at Marengo United Methodist Church from 12 pm – 6 pm; and Dec 16 at Mt. Gilead High School from 12:30 pm – 5:30 pm. To make an appt call 740-725-9141.

Next Marengo Seniors Breakfast is Dec. 7

You are invited to attend the Marengo Seniors Breakfast at the Farmstead Restaurant on Monday, Dec. 7 at 9 a.m. Call 419-253-0727 with questions.

Quilt Club to meet Dec. 7

Snuggled in Hope Quilts will have their monthly Tie Day on Monday, Dec. 7 at Mt. Gilead First Presbyterian Church, 55N. Cherry St. We are working toward our goal of creating 600 quilts to donate to campers at Flying Horse Farms during 2016 summer camps. Stop in between 9 and 3, no experience necessary; just come to share in this volunteer opportunity.

PERI meets next on Dec. 8

This is a reminder to the members of PERI Chapter #73, Morrow Co. Lunch and Christmas Program on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 12 pm at the Edison United Methodist Church, Edison. Lunch is $9.00 per person (guests welcome). Entertainment by the Cardington-Lincoln High School Quintet. Reservations were due to Sharon Cole by Nov. 30.

Humane Society Year-end member meeting coming up

The Humane Society of Morrow County will hold its year-end member meeting Wednesday, December 9 at 7 pm at the Mt. Gilead Library annex. The meeting agenda will include the election of Board members. To cast a vote, an individual must be an active member as of November 1, 2015 and must be in attendance for the entire voting process. Members are encouraged to attend.

No Limits to hold coat drive

No Limits Outreach Center is preparing for the holidays. Each year we draw 50 families for our holiday give a way. In 2014 we served 193 people with gifts and food. Each family will receive food to make a holiday meal. This year we have decided to do a coat drive. We will accept COATS ONLY for any Morrow County resident in need. We will not accept any other items. Please help us help Morrow County residents. Money, food and coat donations are greatly appreciated. Items may be dropped off at 4046 Vine St, Edison, Ohio between 9 am to 3 pm Monday thru Friday. 419-946-5900.

MCH trustees meeting time change

The Morrow County Hospital Board of Trustees December meeting has been changed from Dec. 8 to Dec. 15 at 6 p.m. in Assembly Room A at the hospital.

Dance held every Saturday in Marion

A Dance is held each Saturday from 7-11 p.m. at Sawyer Ludwig Park in the Shrine Building at 1313 White Oaks Rd., Marion. Admission is $8 for adults. No dance will be held Aug. 8 and 15 but will resume Aug 22 and 29. Food and non-alcoholic beverages are available. No smoking.