What’s Happening

October 17                              Backpacking the John Muir Trail

Program by Chuck Hewett at the Backpackers and Day hikers Club Meeting.  Everyone is welcome.  Free.  Friday, Oct 17th   7:30 P.M.  at the Wilderness Center.  For more info, call:  877-359-5235. 

October 18                                            Spaghetti Dinner

There is a spaghetti dinner for the Jones’s family. The family lost their house to a fire. They had no insurance and have lost everything.  With the help of Contton Valley Schools, they have a place to stay for now. The dinner is being held at the Dennison Eagles from 4pm-8pm. Adult dinners are $7 and children 4 and up will be $5. Kids 3 and under eat for free. Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, dessert and bread.

October 18                                           Spaghetti Dinner 

There will be a spaghetti dinner at Calvary United Methodist Church in Newcomerstown from 4pm-7pm.  Menu consists of Spaghetti, bread, salad or applesauce and homemade pies and cakes. $6.00 for adults, $3.50 for children, 3 and under free.

October 18                                       Swiss Steak Dinner 

The Beach City American Legion Hall Post 549 will be having a swiss steak dinner on Saturday, October 18th from 4-7pm.  Cost is $12 for adults $6 for kids ages 4-12 and 3and under free. The Legion is located at 125 3rd Ave. NE in Beach City.  

October 18                                       Craft Show 

The Ladies of St. Francis De Sales, 440 South River St. in Newcomerstown will be holding a craft show on October 18th from 9am-3pm.  The church will provide a lunch stand and bake sale.  To reserve a spot, contact Denise at 545-5149. 

October 18                                       Spaghetti Dinner 

A benefit spaghetti dinner will be held at Zoar fire department on October 18th from 4-8pm for Wanda Sears Meryo who is battling cancer.  A 50/50 will also be held and anyone wishing to make donations can do so at Chase Bank, to the Wanda Meryo Donation Account.  Benefit at the Zoar Volunteer Fire Department. 

October 18-19                                  Flap Jack Breakfast 

Camp Tuscazoar will host its annual Fall Flap Jack Flip pancake breakfast on October 18th and 19th to raise funds for the historic camp.  The breakfast menu will offer all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, applesauce, orange drink and samples of Camp Tuscazoar’s maple syrup.  Meals will be served to the public from 8am to 1pm both days in the camp dining hall.  Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for kids 10 and under.  Camp Tuscazoar is located on Tuscarawas County Road 83, two miles east of Zoar, near Zoarville.   

October 18-19                                  Trade Fair 

Schoenbrunn Village will host the Colonial Trade Faire on October 18th and 19th.  This event will feature 18th century vendors and demonstrations.  For more information and times you can contact Holly at 740-922-6776. 

October 18-19                                   Coin Show 

The Tuscarawas County Coin Club will hold its 55th Annual Coin Show on Saturday and Sunday, October 18th and 19th at the Dover National Guard Armory located at 2800 N. Wooster Ave. in Dover.  The hours are 10am-4pm on Saturday and 10am-3pm on Sunday.  Admission is free, with door prizes every half hour.  The first 50 children receive a Lincoln Coin Set.  For more information you can call 330-432-2899.  

October 19                                       Spaghetti Dinner 

A spaghetti dinner to benefit Camp Zimmerman will be held on Sunday October 19th  from noon until 2:30pm.  Menu includes spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, applesauce, roll, dessert and beverage.  The cost is $6 for a Large and $5 for a Small, carryout is also available.  Camp Zimmerman is located at 10397 Williams Road SW in Gnadenhutten.  

October 19                                       Spaghetti Benefit 

A spaghetti dinner will be held on Sunday October 20th from 4-8pm at the New Philadelphia VFW for Charlotte Gwyer.  Charlotte is the infant daughter of Zach and Sarah Gwyer who was born with severe medical conditions.  In addition to the spaghetti dinner, a Chinese auction, silent auction, bake sale and possibly a t-shirt sale will be held.  Tickets are pre-sale and also available at the door for $8 for adults and $4 for children.  All proceeds go to cover continued medical expenses for Charlotte.   

October 22                                       Turkey Dinner 

Uhrichsville First Moravian Church will be having a Fall Turkey Dinner on Wednesday October 22nd.  The cost is $8 and the menu includes Turkey, mashed potatoes, corn, applesauce, roll and dessert. For tickets you can call 922-0886. 

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                                          Pancake Breakfast-Zoar Volunteer FD 

There will be a pancake breakfast at the Zoar Volunteer fire station on Saturday October 25, 2014 from 7am-10am. All you can eat pancakes, Bob Evans sausage links or patties, scrambled eggs, hash browns and beverage all for just $5.00 adults and $2.50 for children under 12. Carryout is also available by calling 330-874-2069

All proceeds benefit the Zoar Volunteer Fire Department, a 501c3 non-profit organization.

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                                       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 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 1                                         Community Breakfast-Sugarcreek 

The next monthly community breakfast will be held at Valley View Community Church’s Family Life Center in Sugarcreek. Nov 1st from 7am-11am. The all you can eat breakfast consists of pancakes, sausage, eggs (cooked to order), French toast, sausage gravy & biscuits, hash browns, OJ, coffee, chocolate milk, hot chocolate and the occasional special dish. Come in, sit down and let us serve you a quality breakfast. Donations are welcomed and will be used for church ministries. All are invited to come for good food, fellowship and relaxation. For more information about this monthly breakfast, please call 330-852-2273

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 8                                        Spaghetti and Meatball dinner 

Spaghetti and meatball dinner at the Zoar Volunteer Fire station located in beautiful Zoar, Ohio at 190 East 5th Street.

Come & join us on Saturday November 8, 2014 from 4.00pm-8.00pm for all you can eat meal featuring our famous 4 alarm hot sauce. The meal includes salad, dinner rolls, dessert, & beverage.

If you don’t like standing in line, you can call ahead for CARRYOUT at 330-874-2069 and pick it up.  Note all carryout dinners are $8.00

Adults eat for $8.00 and children under 12 eat for $4.00. All proceeds will benefit the Zoar Volunteer Fire Department. A 501c3 non-profit charitable agency. 

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.