What’s Happening

October 23                                       Health Fair 

Riverside Towers will be having a Fall Harvest Health Fair on October 23rd from 10am-3pm.  Representatives of many reputable vendors in the area will be attending.  Light refreshments will be served.  Interim Health Care will be providing Flu Shots:  Medicare is the only insurance Interim can bill.  Without Medicare Insurance the cost is $25.  Patients wishing to get their flu shots must bring a valid photo ID and Insurance card.  Riverside Towers is located at 85 Pine Street, in Coshocton. 

October 24                                       Dance 

A dance sponsored by Garaway Senior Center will be held at the Belden Community Center on Friday October 24th from 6-9pm.  Doors open at 5:30 and the concession stand will be open until 7:45.  Tickets are $5 at the door and open to the community.  The Belden Community Center is located behind Garaway Football Field. 

October 24                                       Bloodmobile 

The Aultman Bloodmobile will be at First American Loan located at 529 West High Ave. in New Philadelphia on Friday October 24th from 1-5pm.  Make sure to bring your ID. 

October 24-25                                  Sleepy Hollow

On October 24th and 25th, Schoenbrunn Villiage will present its dramatic telling of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.  This event will be held in the bottom picnic area near the spring house.  For more information and times you can contact Holly at 740-922-6776. 

October 25                                       Working Uninsured 

A benefit with all proceeds going to the Tuscarawas Clinic for the Working Uninsured will be held on October 25th with doors opening at 6pm.  Highlights include *7-9 Beer and Food Pairings *8:00 Kickoff OSU vs Penn State * 8-11 Poker Tables $50 unlimited poker chips * 50/50.  Cost of the event is $35 or $60 per couple.  Contact the Clinic for Your reservations at 330-364-1853. 

October 25                                       Swiss Steak Dinner 

The Martin Luther Class of the Shanesville Lutheran Church of Sugarcreek will once again sponsor their 37th annual Swiss Steak Supper with Salad Bar on Saturday, October 25th from 5-7pm.  The cost of the meal is $9 for adults and $4 for children under 12.  Shanesville Lutheran Church is located on the corner of SR39 and 93 in Sugarcreek. 

October 26                                       Trunk or Treat 

Looking for a safe Halloween alternative for your kids?  Come and join us for an evening of family fun at Broadway United Methodist Church on Sunday October 26th from 4-6pm.  Church members will be decorating their car trunks and handing out candy in the parking lot.  Kids are invited to come dressed in their favorite costumes.  There will be games, pumpkin decorating and free hot dogs and popcorn.  Broadway UMC is located at 120 Church Ave. SE in New Phila. 

October 26                                       Trunk or Treat 

Area families are invited for FREE “Trunk or Treat” fun on Sunday, October 26th from 6-7:30pm at Dover First United Methodist Church located at 1725 N. Wooster Ave. in Dover.  Children are encouraged to wear their costumes (nothing too scary) and enjoy a safe, kid friendly evening collecting treats, as they visit decorated cars in the church parking lot.  Grownups can enjoy hot chocolate, coffee, cider and cookies in the church shelter house.  In the event of cold or rainy weather, Trunk or Treat will be moved indoors. 

October 26                                       Concert 

Kathy Stevens will be in concert on Sunday October 26th beginning at 6:30pm at the 11th St Church of God  inn Uhrichsville (behind Pa Pa Johns). 

October 26                                       Bloodmobile 

Aultman Bloodmobile will be at both Buehler’s in New Philadelphia and Dover on Sunday October 26th from 11am-3pm.  New Philadelphia Buehler’s is located at 417 S. Broadway and Dover Buehler’s is located at 3000 M. Wooster Ave.  Don’t forget to bring your ID. 

October 29                                       Bloodmobile 

Aultman Bloodmobile will be at the Tuscarawas County YMCA located at 600 Monroe St. in Dover on Wednesday October 29th from noon until 6pm.  Don’t forget your ID. 

October 30                                       Spaghetti Dinner 

The Annual NPHS Spaghetti Dinner will be held Thursday October 30th in the NPHS Cafeteria from 4:30-6:30pm  Cost is  $6 for a large and $4 for a small.                                     

October 31                                       Ghost Tour 

Historic Zoar Village will host its annual Haunted Zoar Ghost Tour on Friday, October 31st.  Costumed guides will lead visitors by lantern light through the 195-year old town and several of its buildings.  Tickets are available, but space is limited so call 330-874-2646 to reserve a spot.  

October 31                                       Blood Drive 

Communities that care and the Carrollton touchdown club invite you to a fundraising blood drive in conjunction with Aultman Hospital on Friday October 31st from3-7pm. at community field in Carrollton.  Donate blood, save lives, and support your community football program.  

November 2                                      Benefit 

The Gayle Yosick Memorial Scholarship Roast Beef Dinner and Silent Auction will be held on November 2nd from 4-7pm at the Western Grill in Bowerstown.  Cost is $10 per dinner.  **All proceeds will go towards the Gayle Yosick Memorial Scholarship Fund established to help two seniors per year continue their education**  Any questions you can call 330-260-6796 or 330-407-2342. 

November 2                                      Benefit 

A benefit in memory of Michael Cottrell will be held on Sunday, November 2nd at JIM’s Place beginning at 1pm.  Presale tickets are $3 and $5 at the door.  There will be a Quarter Auction, Food Stand, 50/50, Silent Auction and much more.  Michael was killed after an explosion at his work in May, and all proceeds will go towards a headstone for his grave. For more information you can call Jenny at 330-204-1751. 

November 15                                    Craft Show 

New Philadelphia Elk’s Holiday Craft Show will be held on November 15th from 9am-4pm.  If interested in being a vendor call 330-268-9653.  New Philadelphia Elk’s is located at 1180 Union Ave. 

November 23                                    Quarter Auction 

A Quarter Auction Benefit will be held on Sunday, November 23rd from 2-5pm at Eastport Elementary School for Lisa Swigert who is battling colon cancer.  Cost at the door is $5 with additional paddles $1 each.  All proceeds will go to the Swigert family for medical expenses, insurance premiums, living expenses and anything else this family needs.  For more information you can contact Michelle at 330-340-4654. 

Ongoing TFN                                   Line Dancing

Singles of Tuscarawas County, affiliated with First United Methodist Church will have Free Line Dance Lessons every Monday at 6:30pm at Jim’s Place.  All events are alcohol free and no children please.  Jim’s Place is located at 228 West High Ave. in New Phila. 

Ongoing TFN                                   Plat Books Available

The Tuscarawas County office of Ohio State University Extension has plat books available for purchase at the office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 4:30pm in New Philadelphia. The cost is $15 per book and proceeds benefit the 4-H program. 

Ongoing TFN                                   Gas Pipeline Information

The oil and gas activity throughout the county has created the need for the construction of pipelines to move the product. Many landowners who are being contacted about their property can receive free resources to help landowners get answers. Log on to http://tuscarawas.osu.edu or contact the Tuscarawas County office of Ohio State University Extension at 330-339-2337.