What’s Happening

 September 11                                   Bonfire 

Gnadenhutten Public Library is hosting a Library Literacy Bonfire on September 11th from 5-7pm.  There will be food, games, entertainment and of course stories around the fire.  Reservations are not necessary, but always appreciated.  You can call the library at 740-254-9224

September 13                                   Spaghetti Dinner 

An all you can eat spaghetti dinner will be held on September 13th from 4-8pm at Zoar Volunteer Fire Dept located at 190 East 5th St. in Zoar.  Cost of the dinner is Adults $8 Children under 12 $4.  Carryout is also available by calling 330-874-2069, all carryout dinners are $8.

September 14                                   Card Party 

New Philadelphia Lady Elks card party will be held on September 14th from 2-5pm at the New Philadelphia Elks Lodge #510, located at 1180 Union Ave. NW. Cost is $7, to reserve a seat please call, 330-339-1240 or 330-339-2618.  All proceeds benefit local veterans, New Philadelphia Elks #510, and the Lady Elks.

September 14                                   Bert Collins Memorial Golf Outing 

On Sunday, September 14th the Bert Collins Memorial Golf out will be held at Green Valley Golf Club. Registration begins at 8am with Tee-off at 9am. Your $70 registration fee includes all events, 18 holes of golf, dinner, live music and a door prize raffle. To register call 330-447-8594 or 330-364-2812.

September 16                                   Bake Sale 

A Bake Sale will be held at Garaway Senior Center on September 16th from 9am until noon.  Come support  the Garaway Senior Center and enjoy delicious treats made by the fabulous seniors.  100% of the proceeds will go towards the cost of trips for seniors.  The Center is located at 221 Dover Rd. NW in Sugarcreek.  Cash or Checks only please.

September 18                                   Blood Mobile 

Aultman Hospitals Blood Drive will be held at Sugarcreek Fire Dept. on September 18th from 2-7pm.  The fire dept. is located at 154 N. Broadway St.  Don’t forget to bring your ID. 

September 19                                   Civil War School Day 

Historic Zoar Village will be hosting its Annual Blue and Grey Trail Civil War Day on Friday, September 19th. The cost is $4 per student and free for teachers. Registration is required by Tuesday, September 16.

September 20                                   Steak Fry 

The T.C.C.H.S. Jr. Class is sponsoring a Filet Steak Dinner on Saturday, September 20th from 5-8pm. at the Dennison K of C Hall.  Tickets are $18 and can be purchased from the T.C.C.H.S. Jr. Class at 330-343-3302 or by calling 740-922-4412.  Cut off date to purchase tickets is September 16th.

September 20                                   Lantern Tour 

Come and enjoy the crisp autumn air as you walk through the first village in Ohio by the light of your lantern.  On September 20th from 7:30-9:30pm Historic Schoenbrunn Village of New Philadelphia will host its annual Lantern Tour.  The evening will include walkthroughs of the village on the candlelit paths with every cabin open and filled with excitement.  Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for senior citizens, $4 for children 7-17, and free for children under 7.  For more information you can contact Holly at 740-922-6776. The village will be open Saturdays from 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM and Sundays from Noon – 5:00 PM during the months of September and

October.  For more info on Historic Schoenbrunn Village or the fall events, please contact Holly Smith @740-922-6776 or by e-mail @ hollys@dennisondepot.org.

September 20                                   Chicken BBQ

The Ryan Peterman Memorial Scholarship “2nd Annual Chicken BBQ” will be held on September 20th at Midvale Park from 11am until 4pm.  There will also be a silent auction and a gun raffle.  Cost of the meal is $8 and includes ½ chicken, baked beans, applesauce, roll and butter. All tickets are presold, limited number available the day of BBQ.  To purchase tickets, contact Steph_Heavilin@yahoo.com. 

September 22                                   Blood Mobile 

Aultman Hospitals Blood Drive will be held at Keim Lumber on September 22nd from Noon-6pm.  Keim Lumber is located on SR 557 in Charm.  Don’t forget to bring your ID. 

September 24                                  2014 Tuscora SHRM Human Resource Expo

Tuscora SHRM Human Resource Expo is open to anyone who hires, recruits or manages employees. With numerous local exhibitors the SHRM provides a unique marketplace where you can compare the products, services, and solutions that can transform your job, team and organization. This is free event for Small Buisness Owners, General and Operational Managers to receive advice for HR Professionals. 9am to 12pm at JIM’s place at 228 w high ave, New Philadelphia.

September 27                                   Benefit 5K Walk/Run 

A benefit 5K Walk/Run will be held on Saturday September 27th at Fort Laurens State Memorial to assist in expenses for Kasey Cavalier, who passed away from injuries of an auto accident.  Registration begins at 8am and the walk begins at 9am.  Cost is $25 per person and includes a T-Shirt.  There will also be a basket auction and a gun/bow raffle.  Anyone wishing to donate or purchase raffle tickets please call 330-340-4845 or 330-447-1824.  Fort Laurens is located at 11064 Fort Laurens Rd. in Bolivar.                  

October 11                                       SGT James L. Smith Memorial Fun Run 

The Sgt. James L. Smith Memorial Fun Run will be held on Saturday, October 11th, at 8am. The 3mile run or 1 mile walk will take place at South Elementary, 132 Providence Ave SW New Philadelphia, Ohio. The cost is $20 for adults and $10 for children who register before September 26 and $25 for Adults and $10 for children who register the day of. All proceeds go to the Sgt. James L. Smith Memorial Scholarship at Indian Valley High School. 

October 11                                       Fall Festival 

The 3rd Annual Twin City Fall Festival will be held on October 11th from 10am-3pm in the streets of downtown Uhrichsville.  A fun filled day for the entire family.  Over 45 vendors and crafters, food vendors and kids activities plus an Adult Pie Baking Contest, Chili Cook off  and a Hot Dog Eating Contest.   There will also be a donation center on site for the Twin City Christian Food Pantry.  For more information you can call 330-204-1138, 330-432-8381 or 330-260-1817. 

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.