TFN HIV Testing
The New Philadelphia City Health Department is offering free HIV testing. HIV is best treated when it is detected early. You might be at risk for contracting HIV if you have a non-professional tattoo, blood transfusion or an organ transplant prior to 1992, sharing needles or straws when using drugs, unprotected sex, if you have hepatitis B or hepatitis C, if you have been diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease, or blood to blood contact with someone of unknown HIVstatus. The New Philadelphia City Health Department can get you the test results in twenty minutes, and its free! They are open 8am to 11:30am and 1pm to 4pm Monday thru Friday. The New Philadelphia City Health Department is located at 150 East High Avenue in New Philadelphia. Look them up on-line for more information. Someone who is infected with HIV does not look sick. Get tested, its free. Know your status. Don’t become a statistic.
On Going in October Special Holiday Offers from the Dennison Railroad Depot Museum
There are lots of exciting events coming up at the Dennison Railroad Depot Museum this fall. (including a Cemetery & Ghost Tour & Sleepy Hollow) A spooktrilogy of spook-tacular events will be held by all 3 sites within the month of October. Reservations are required for all 3 events, Call today to secure your spot. 740.922.6776.
Ongoing TFN Miss Clayland Teen Application
Applications are now available for the Miss Clayland Scholorship Pageant and the Miss Clayland’s Outstanding Teen Pageant to be held on October 24. Applications are available at missohio.org under the heading “Miss Ohio” and “Become a Contestant” with additional forms listed under the Miss Clayland program. For more information please contact Martha Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org
On Going ‘til October 24 Miss Clayland Scholarship Program Raffle
To purchase tickets contact Martha Campbell at 740.922.1644 or Diana Lindsay at 740.922.9429 or e-mail them at email@example.com 2 tickets to the Ohio State vs Minnesota game on Nov 7th, 4 Polar Express tickets (donated by the Dennison Railroad Depot Museum), Columbus and Pittsburgh Zoo tickets, $100 Grove Gift Shoppe gift certificate, and Ohio State wreath are some of the items in the raffle. Proceeds from the raffle will be used to support the Miss Clayland Scholarship Program. The pageant is sponsored by the Uhrichsville Elks
Ongoing Buckeye Cruise for Cancer
The Ohio State Alumni Club of Tusc county is selling 300 tickets at $10 each for a chance to set sail on the Buckeye Cruise for Cancer, Feb 20 – 25th, 2016 from Ft Lauderdale, FL to Labadee & Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Tickets are available at The Factory Street Pub & Grill and by contacting Martha Campbell at 330.340.0390, or at firstname.lastname@example.org. To find out more about the cruise, go to their website: www.buckeyecruise.com.
On Going Applications being accepted for Ohio State University Alumni Club of Tuscarawas County Scholarships
Apps will be available in all Tusc County High School Guidance departments for The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Tusc County Scholarships which will be awarded to selected senors who plan to attend Ohio State (including regional campuses and ATI – Wooster) Fall Semester 2016. The deadline to submit apps is January 29, 2016. Qualified apps will be expected to attend an interview session. For more info, contact Carol Huprich, Scholarship Chair, The OH ST University Alumni Club of Tusc County, 1161 Fourth St SE, New Phila, OH 44663 or email@example.com or 330.339.1339.
Every Monday Warren Twnshp Comm Center Weekly Monday Lunch
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM; Located at the old New Cumberland Elementary, 1.5 miles from Atwood Dam in New Cumberland, just off St Rt 212, Mailing address is: 3986 New Cumberland Rd NE, Mineral City. Cost: Donation. For more info: www.thewtcc.com or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone: 330.365.9240.
Ongoing September – January T-County Beekeepers Assoc Next meeting is Thurs, Oct 8th at 7 PM at the Winfield United Methodist church, 5247 St Rte 516, Dover. Other meeting dates: Nov 12th (Potluck dinner & Officer elections) & Jan 9th, 2016 Annual Banquet.
OnGoing Little Caesars Pizza Kits for a great cause
These can be ordered from this link: http://www.pizzakit.com/fundraisingproducts?shop=1&f=302623&s=64700 Group Name: Horizons; Fundraiser ID: 302623
September – April Chili Crossroads Bible Church Pizza Fundraiser
Check their website: email@example.com for more info on ordering these pizzas; or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 740.545.9707. The church is located in Fresno. The pizzas will be sold from Sept – April. (Will be no Awana or pizza on Wed, Oct 7th, instead they invite you to their “Take their Survey booth and Adventure Tent” at the Coshocton County Fair.).
Ongoing every month Aultman Blood Drive @Union Hospital
The Blood Drive takes place every Tuesday & Thursday @ Union Hospital, 659 Boulevard, Dover from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For further information: 330-343-3311; Ext 2294
Ongoing ‘til further notice 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.
October 14 Chili Crossroads Bible Church Wed Nights
Wed, Oct 14th at 6:30 PM, Adults can enjoy FaithTalks and study the Biblical book of Daniel; Kids 0 – 12 can enjoy Awana with OH ST Football Night, Bible memory & games. Fresh pizza & salad available every Wed night from 3 – 8 PM. Proceeds benefit Kid’s Outreach. Teens meet every Sunday at 6 PM. Visitors welcome! Learn more @ www.chilibiblechurch.org or
October 15 All County Biddy Race K-6
Buckeye Career Center and the Tuscarawas County Cross Country Coaches Association will be hosting this race on Thurs, Oct 15th at the Career Center located at 545 University Drive, New Philadelphia. First race will start promptly at 5:30 PM with the next races immediately following. Race order is: Girls K-3; Boys K-3; Girls 4-6 & Boys 4-6. Each participant will receive a medal, with the top 10 in each race receiving an award. Free inflatables and a DJ plus a concession stand will be available. The event is free, but participants need to register at: https://buckeyecareercentersbiddyallcountyrace.itsyourrace.com/register/ or call Trent Edie at 330.339.2288 for more info.
October 16 Singles Together of Tusc County
Fri, Oct 16th is Game night from 6 – 9 PM at The Life Center, 201 West High Ave, New Phila. Please take a snack to share and your drink. This is a FREE EVENT.
October 16 Midvale UMC Spaghetti Dinner
The church is having this dinner on Fri, Oct 16th from 4 – 7 PM. Included is: spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, dessert and beverage. Donations will be taken. Takeouts are available. Location is 4383 E. State St, Midvale.
October 17 Kayak for Cancer
Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District’s Kayak for Cancer Saturday Oct 17 at Atwood Lake Park. Check in begins at 9am, paddle from 10am-12pm. This is a benefit paddle in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. All proceeds will be donated to Union Hospital Breast Imaging Center. For more information and registration visit muskingumfoundation.org/donation
October 17 Canal Cleanup- McDonald Trailhead
Volunteers needed to help beautify the Towpath Trail with Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition. Join a team of volunteers Saturday October 17 from 9am-1pm as we organize the Dominion Tuscarawas Canal Cleanup at McDonald Trailhead and Aqueduct Bridge. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt, snacks and a light lunch. For more information or to sign up, please contact Lynn Williams at 330-374-5657
October 17 Swiss Steak Dinner
Beach City American Legion Hall Post 549, located at 125, 3rd Ave. NE. is having their All-You-Can-Eat Swiss Steak Dinner. The dinner is from 4-7pm, includes three bean salad, applesauce, mashed potatoes/ homemade gravy, corn bread, dessert and beverage. Gluten free also available. Cost is $12 adult, $6 kids ages 4-12, 3 and under eat free. Carryout $10. Come support veterans still serving America.
October 17 Holmes Methodist church Fall Soup Supper
This event will take place on Sat, Oct 17th from 4-7 PM. Soups being served are: Bean & Ham, Chili & Vegetable. Additional items will be available for purchase. A choice of salads, desserts & drinks will also be provided. Holmes Church is located at 6438 Ripley Rd N.E., New Philadelphia. For more information or directions, please call 330-343-2646. Free-will donation will be accepted.
October 17/18 Camp Tuscazoar Annual Fall Flapjack Flip
This breakfast takes place on Sat & Sun, Oct 17th & 18th to raise funds for the historic camp. Meals will be served to the public both days in the camp dining hall from 8 AM – 1 PM. Cost: $6.00 adults & $3.00 children 10 & under can be purchased at the door. Bottles & jugs of maple syrup will be available for purchase during that weekend as well. The W. C. Moorhead Museum will also be open. RV park will be open for weekly or long term rental with electric & water hookups. Contact the Camp Ranger for info on camping. For more info on the Flapjack Flip contact: Dale Tschantz –home- 330.854.0369 /work-330.345.8100 X-362. Camp Tuscazoar is located on Tusc Co Rd 83, 2 miles E of Zoar near Zoarville.
October 17 2nd Annual Happy Harvesters 4-H Club Fall Festival Fund Raiser
This will take place on Sat, Oct 17th in the Strasburg Fire Station Social Hall from 5 – 9 PM. Concession stand available, Silent Auction, Games, Raffles, 50/50 + Lots more! Free Admission; Free Parking. DJ Service provided by Justine Hite. Free Door Prizes. Fun for the whole family!!!!
October 17 Better Business Bureau Free Shred/E-Cycle Event
Your BBB is hosting a FREE Identity Theft and Fraud event on Sat, Oct 17th from 9 AM – 1 PM in Dover Buehler’s parking lot. This is a FREE event, however, they are accepting donations for their charitable fund to help in offering these events. Go to www.bbb.org/canton/programs-services or call 330.454.9401 for more info including a list of accepted electronics. Sponsored by: First Merit, Rea & Associates & The Repository.
October 17 Newcomerstown Fire Dept Chicken BBQ & Car Show
This event will be held on Sat, Oct 17th at the David Barber Civic Center located at 1066 East State St, Newcomerstown. Car show registration is from 9 AM – Noon. (There will be 75 awards) “Best of Show” awarded at 1:30 PM. Chicken Dinners served from Noon – 3 PM. Cost: $10. Carry out available. All proceeds are used to purchase emergency equipment. Foradditional info, contact Heather Wells @330.340.6537 or e-mail email@example.com
October 17 Huff Run Fall Tour
Join Rural Action and Huff Run Watershed Partnership on their fall community watershed tour, Sat, Oct 17th from 10 AM – Noon. Attendees should meet at the Huff Run/Mud Run Watershed office located at 8728 N High St, Mineral City. A free shuttle will take guests on the tour and a free luncheon will follow. An optional tour of historic Zoar Village is available (to see the area where their work is taking them next.) Guests should plan for a somewhat active tour including moderate walking on uneven terrain. To RSVP or for more info, contact 330.859.1050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 18 Chili Crossroads Bible Church Teen Fun
Sun, Oct 18th at 5:00 PM, there will be games in a big corn maze with hot dogs & s’mores for Teens. Visitors welcome! Learn more @ www.chilibiblechurch.org or the church Facebook page.
October 19 Turkey Dinner
First Moravian Church of Uhrichsville 315 N. Water St is having their annual turkey dinner from 4-6pm. Adults $8 Children up to 12 $4 and 2 an under are free. Turkey, Mashed Potatoes and gravy, vegetables, dinner roll, beverage, and dessert. Dine in or carry out. To order tickets call 740-922-0866
October 21 Chili Crossroads Bible Church Wed Nights
Wed, Oct 21st at 6:30 PM, Adults can enjoy FaithTalks and study the Biblical book of Daniel; Kids 0 – 12 can enjoy Awana with Midieval Times Night, Bible memory & games. Fresh pizza & salad available every Wed night from 3 – 8 PM. Proceeds benefit Kid’s Outreach. Visitors welcome! Learn more @ www.chilibiblechurch.org or the church Facebook page.
October 23 Singles Together of Tusc County
Game night will be held Fri, Oct 23rd at The Life Center, 201 West High Ave, New Phila. Please take a snack to share & your own drink. This is a FREE EVENT.
October 24 Divorce Recovery Seminar
This takes place at Jim’s Place, 228 West High Ave, New Phila from 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Registration and lunch cost $5.00. Rev Dr Beverly Hall will be the facilitator. Register on-line thru the church site at www.npfirstumc.org or call the New Philadelphia First United Methodist church at 330.339.6411. Child care available.
October 24 Singles Together of Tusc County
Singles Line Dance Festival from 8 – 11 PM @ Jim’s Place, 228 West High Ave, New Phila. Please take a snack to share and your own drink. This is a FREE EVENT.
October 25 Broadway UM Church BBQ Chicken Fundraiser
This will be held on Sun, Oct 25th at the church, 120 Church Ave SE, New Phila. Proceeds will go to support the Haiti Missions Trip scheduled for June of 2016. Dinners are $8.00 or a family pack of 3 for $20. Chicken only meals are $6.00 each. Dine in or pick up. Team members will be selling tickets until Oct 19th. Tickets will also be available at the church Mon – Thurs from 8 AM – 4 PM or by calling 330.308.5465.
October 27 Singles Together of Tusc County
Tues, Oct 27th: Bingo at 6 PM @ Jim’s Place, 228 West High Ave, New Phila. Please take a snack to share and your own drink. This is a FREE & they ask that each player take $1.00 – $2.00 wrapped prizes to be shared with the winners.
October 28 Chili Crossroads Bible Church Wed Nights
Wed, Oct 28th at 6:30 PM, Adults can enjoy FaithTalks and a casual & fun Bible study when they explore the city of Babylon. Kids 0 – 12 can enjoy Awana with Camping Night, Bible memory & games. Fresh pizza & salad available every Wed night from 3 – 8 PM. Proceeds benefit Kid’s Outreach. Teens meet every Sunday at 6 PM. Visitors welcome! Learn more @ www.chilibiblechurch.org or the church Facebook page.
November 7 Mineral City VFD Fall Craft Show
The Mineral City VFD will host a Fall Craft Show and Gun Raffle at the Fire Station on Saturday Nov 7th. The Craft Show will be open from 10am to 4pm and raffles will be drawn around 3pm. Over 50 craft booths. Parking and admission for this event are both free. For more information go to the Mineral City VFD Facebook page.