What’s Happening

March 21                                          Spaghetti Dinner 

A Spaghetti Dinner Benefit being put on by the local 4-H club, “Country Wild Child’s” will be held Saturday March 21st from 4-7pm at the Warren Twp. Community Center (former New Cumberland School).  Dinner includes pasta, bread, salad and dessert and carryout is available.   There will be a silent auction and a free will donation will be accepted.

March 21                                          Dinner 

The Sherrodsville Wesleyan Church will hold a Wild Game Dinner on Saturday, March 21st.  There will be a great selection of wild meat including gator, pheasant, tilapia, salmon and much more.  Special speaker will be Sam Davis, missionary to Mexico.  He will be speaking on his near death experiences while hunting in the Mexican mountains, and his story of his wife that was murdered by Mexican Cartel.  Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for kids ages 12 and under (under 3 are free).  $1 from each ticket will go to Habitat for Humanity.  Call 330-260-3924 or 330-260-7843 for tickets and more information.

March 21                                          Movie Night 

Camp Kaphar will host a movie night showing “Gods Not Dead” on Saturday, March 21st at 6pm.  Please bring a canned food donation for admission to benefit the Twin City Food Pantry.  Snacks will be provided with cash donation.  Camp Kaphar is located at 1208 N. Uhrich St, in Uhrichsville.

March 21                                          Benefit 

A benefit for Eric Emerson Cox will be held on March 21st from 5-11pm at Uhrichsville Elks.  Featuring the 80’s Metal Band “Shame” it will also be having Raffles, Silent Auction, Lottery Wheel, 50/50 Drawing, Food and a Cash Bar.  Cover Charge is $10.00.  For questions or to make a donation please call 330-696-2385 or 330-447-6157.  Uhrichsville Elks is located at 324 North Uhrich St.

March 21                                          Raffle

The Claymont Foundation is hosting their annual Reverse Raffle on March 21st at the AIC in Dennison. $1700.00 will be given away plus there will be a silent auction where there are items to be bid on such as: Two Cavs tickets in a loge with free food, drink and parking.  An Urban Meyer autographed football.  Four Cleveland Browns Tickets.  Tickets are $50 for a number in the raffle and a steak dinner.  Additional steak dinner tickets are $20. You can contact Barb Bollon at bbollon78@gmail.com or Beth DiDonato at 740-922-4641 for tickets.

March 21                                          Breakfast 

The Midvale Miners Festival Breakfast will be held on Saturday, March 21st from 7:30-10am at Midvale United Methodist Church.  Menu includes sausage gravy (also gravy without sausage) over biscuits, scrambled eggs, orange juice, bottled water and coffee.  Carryout is available and Donations will be accepted.  For more info you can call 330-340-1948. 

March 21                                          Soup Supper 

On Saturday, March 21st at 4:30pm the Blue Ridge Grange will be hosting an all you can eat soup supper.  The menu will include 7 different kinds of soup, salad, drink and dessert.  Cost is $7 per person (only the soup is all you can eat).  All proceeds go to the Blue Ridge Grange.  If you have any questions you can call 330-8897-5293. 

March 21                                          Easter Egg Hunt 

The Fairfield Township Volunteer fire Department will be having their 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt and a Spaghetti Supper on Saturday March 21st at the Fire Station in Somerdale.  The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 3pm for children ages 3-12 (weather permitting).  The Spaghetti Supper will be served from 4-7pm.  The menu includes: all you can eat spaghetti with meat sauce, salad bar (featuring over 50 delicious items), bread, beverage, and dessert.  The cost for the dinner is $8 for adults, children 4-12 is $4 and children under 3 are free.  You can also get the salad bar for only $5.  Carry out is also available.  All proceeds benefit the Fairfield Township Volunteer Fire Department.  Any question you can call 330-859-2880 or 330-364-2389. 

March 21                                          Quarter Auction 

Uhrichsville Foursquare Church-Chosen Generation Youth Group will be having a quarter auction on Saturday, March 21stst from 5-7:30pm.  Presale tickets are $3 each ($5 at the door).  They will also have a food stand and cash and carry vendor tables.  For more information you can contact Hallie at 740-922-1564 or Jenny at 330-204-1751.  Uhrichsville Foursquare Church is located at 1943 North Water Street Ext. 

March 26                                          Quarter Auction

 “RELAY FOR LIFE” A Quarter Auction will be held on Thursday, March 26th at 6pm (doors open at 5:15) at J.I.M.’s Place in New Philadelphia.  $5 admission includes bidding paddle and door prize entry.  Bring lots of quarters to get in on the fun.  There will also be Vendors and a concession stand.  For more info you can contact Karen Korns at kandykorns@roadrunner.com– —www.facebook.com/TuscRelay—-www.relayforlife.org/northerntusc.  J.I.M.’s Place is located at 228 West High Avenue in New Philadelphia.

March 27                                          Farm Bureau 

The Young Agricultural Professionals of the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau invites anyone interested in agriculture ages 18-35 to join them on Friday March 27th at 7pm.  You bring the ideas and they will provide the meal.   This event will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 201 West High Ave. in New Philadelphia.  Please RSVP to the Farm Bureau Office by March 20th.  330-339-7211.

March 28                                          Dodgeball 

A CO-ED Dodgeball Tournament will be held at the Jewett Wildcat Community Center on March 28th beginning at 4pm.  Registration will start at 3:30.  Entrance fee is $30, with 6 person teams.  You must be 18 years old to participate, and no outside coolers are allowed.  There is a $1 admission fee for spectators and food and beverages will be available.  This tournament is a fundraiser for the JWCC to help pay for utilities and repairs.  Any questions you can call Tammy at 740-946-7941. 

March 28                                          Breakfast with the Easter Bunny 

There will be a Pancake Breakfast at the Zoar Volunteer Fire Station on Saturday, March 28th from 7-11am.  Have breakfast with the “Easter Bunny” from 9-11am.  There will be a special surprise for all the children, so bring a camera and get a picture with the Easter Bunny.  All you can eat pancakes, sausage, eggs, hash browns and beverage for just $5 for 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. 

March 28                                          Benefit Dinner

A spaghetti dinner and silent auction will be held for the Enos Family of Leesville who lost their home and its contents due to a fire. The event will be held on Saturday March 28th from 4-6pm at Leesville Faith Community Chapel Annex located on SR 212.  Dinner will include spaghetti, homemade meatballs, choice of side, roll, dessert and a drink.  Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for kids 4-12, and 3 and under are free.  Carryout is also available.  Silent auction winners will be announced beginning at 6pm.                                      

March 28                                          Craft Show 

The Mineral City Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting a Spring Craft and Vendor Expo on Saturday, March 28th from 10am-4pm at Mineral City Fire Station, located behind 8503 High St. in Mineral City.  Around 50 crafters and vendors will be on hand with a range of items.  In addition to the vendors, the department will be holding raffles to raise additional funds.  A food stand will also be available throughout the day.  The event will also be an opportunity for those who have not yet seen the new station to get a tour.  As many remember, the fire station was struck by a EF-1 Tornado on July 10th 2013 and recently opened their new station.

March 28                                          Easter Egg Hunt 

The 14th Annual Howard Hanna Community Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 28th beginning at 10am at Tuscora Park.  Rain date will be Sunday, March 29th at 1pm.  Donuts and entertainment begin at 10am.  Don’t forget to bring your own baskets!

March 28                                          Spaghetti Dinner 

A benefit spaghetti dinner & silent auction for Randy “Big R” Shutt will be held on Saturday, March 28th at New Philadelphia Elks from 4-7:30. Cost is $8 for the all you can eat spaghetti dinner and there will also be a Silent Auction and a Quarter Auction.  Also there will be vendor tables, including Posh, Younique, Thirty One, Doterra, Scensy and many more.

March 29                                          Quarter Auction 

The “Noahs Hope” benefit quarter auction will be held on Sunday, March 29th from 2:30-5 at J.I.M.’s Place in New Philadelphia.  Pre-sale tickets are $3, ($5 at the door).  There will also be a food stand-50/50 drawing and cash and carry tables. For more information you can contact Jenny at 330-204-1751.  Don’t forget your QUARTERS!

April 4                                              Trap Shoot 

The Baltic Conservation Club will be having a Public Trap Shoot on Saturday April 4th beginning at 10am.   Meat & Cheese Prizes and Raffle Drawing.  This event will be held on CR 42 south of Ragersville .         

April 9                                               Card Party 

The Tuscarawas County Democratic Women’s Card Party will be held on Wednesday April 9th from 6-9pm at the Dover Masonic Temple.  Cost is $7 per ticket and includes a light lunch, door prizes and a silent auction.  For reservations call 330-343-2116.  Dover Masonic Temple is located at 718 N. Wooster Avenue.

April 11                                             MS Rock, Walk and Bowl

Saturday, April 11th at Boulevard Lanes, 818 Emerson Ave, Dover.  5 P.M. – midnight.  This public event is being held to raise money towards awareness and research of ending Muscular Sclerosis.  There will be live music by Daniels & Rinehart, Steve Clark, The Rusty Nails, and Big in Japan.  A raffle and 50/50 drawing, food, beverages, bake sale & bowling will all take place. This is a donation only-NO COVER-fundraiser.  For more info on this event, e-mail Amanda Weinhardt @ amanda.ironcowboy@gmail.com or to make an online donation:URLhttp://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/OHAWalkEvents?team_id=405031&pg=team&fr_id=25176  Contact Amanda Weinhardt for donations to WALK MS or Walk Rock & Bowl Benefits Contributions (330-447-9614) 

April 11                                            Pasta Dinner 

St. Paul Lutheran Church, 121 South College St. in Newcomerstown is having a “Pick Your Pasta Dinner” on Saturday, April 11th from 4-6pm.  The menu consists of your choice of spaghetti, linguini, penne, or wheat pasta, meat, meatless or alfredo sauce, salad, applesauce, bread and butter, dessert and a drink. Adult dinners are $7, kids 5-12 are $4 and children 4 and under are free.   Pre-sale tickets for a discounted price can be purchased through the church office through Wednesday, April 8th.  If you have any questions, call the church office at 740-498-6682 between 9am and noon.

April 12                                            Benefit 

The Perry TWP. Search and Rescue will be having a Benefit on Sunday April 12th from 4-6pm at Park Place Teen Center in New Philadelphia.  Randy Velez will be performing, plus there will be a silent auction, door prizes and a 50/50.  Cost is $5 for 18 and older and free for 17 and under. Perry TWP Search and Rescue serves Tuscarawas, Guernsey, Harrison and Coshocton Counties. 

April 18                                            Benefit 

A Benefit Spaghetti Dinner for Ally Miller, daughter of Jeff and Missy (Moeller) Miller will be held on Saturday, April 18th from 4-8pm at Buckeye Career Center.  A Silent Auction, Raffles & Gun Raffle will begin at 6pm.   Ally was born with multiple heart defects and Down’s Syndrome.  On February 16th she underwent intensive  corrective surgery.  In August 2014, Ally’s dad Jeff was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.  All proceeds will help the Miller family with medical bills and living expenses.  For more information or tickets you can call Missy at 330-204-6148 or Brittany at 330-407-4091.

April 26                                            Quarter Auction 

SUDS (Standing Up For Down Syndrome) will be having a quarter auction on Sunday, April 26th at JIM’S Place in New Phila.  Doors open at 1pm and the auction starts at 2pm.  Tickets are $3 pre sale or $5 at the door.  For more information or to donate you can call 330-340-8274 or 330-243-2731.  DON’T FORGET YOUR QUARTERS!!!!!!! 

April 26                                            Golf Outing    Deadline for Registration is April 15 

Relay for Life of Tuscarawas Northern Tuscarawas County will be having a Golf Outing on Sunday, April 26th beginning at 9am at Oak Shadows.  The Event Schedule is: Tee off-9am, Shotgun Start; Hot Dog $ Drink @ Turn; Steak Dinner Following Golf.  There will also be a 50/50-Trivia Questions at each hole-Mulligans and Optional Skin Game.  Cost is $60 per person.  For more information you can contact Bev at 330-343-2231 or Jill at 330-340-0416.  

April 27                                            Health Day 

The Tuscarawas County Health Department will be having “Women’s Health Days” on Monday, April 27th and Thursday, April 27th.  This event is for women 30 years and older and is open to all residents of this area.  A Special Examination Price of only $40 includes Blood Pressure, Hemocult, Weight, Pap Smear, Breast Exam and Height.  Additional services are available.  For more information or to make an appointment , you can call 330-364-5718, 330-364-4979 or 1-800-860-8302.  The Health Department is located at 897 East Iron Ave. Dover. 

April 27-28-29                                  Kindergarten Registration 

The Claymont City School District will hold Kindergarten Registration and Screening on April 27th 28th and 29th.  You will need to call Tammy McMillen at the Northside Preschool, 740-922-5888 for an appointment time.  Registration and screening will be held at First Christian Church in Uhrichsville.  You can pick up registration packets at the Superintendents office, Park, Eastport Ave. and Trenton Ave. Elementaries or Northside Preschool.  The packet can also be found at www.claymontschools.org click on the forms tab, under Student and click Kindergarten Packet.  Kindergarten packets should completed before you arrive for your childs screening appointment.  Children who will be five years of age by August 1st 2015, may enter kindergarten. 

Ongoing Feb 20-March 27              Fish Fry 

The Church of the Holy Trinity at 1835 Dover/Zoar Rd. in Bolivar will host their annual Friday Fish Fry Dinners from 4-7:30pm starting February 20th thru March 27th.  The menu includes: 1pc baked cod or 2pc deep fried pollock for $6.  2pc baked cod or 4pc deep fried Pollock for $8.  All you can eat deep fried Pollock for $12.  Sides include your choice of French fries or rice pilaf, cole slaw or applesauce, roll and butter, and coffee or punch.  All funds raised are used for charitable causes. 

Ongoing every month                       Aultman Blood Drive

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.