What’s Happening

November 29                                    Parade 

Newcomerstown’s Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, November 29th beginning at 5pm .  Line up begins at 4pm at Cy Young Park in Downtown Newcomerstown.  Santa will be at the East Elementary School immediately following the parade.  Anyone interested in participating in the parade should call 740-498-6644 or 330-407-0575. 

December 1                                       Tusc Co Coin Club Meeting

Meeting Monday, Dec 1st @ 7:20 P.M. – Linn Hert Geib Family Center, N. Wooster Ave, Dover, OH  Public Welcome.  

December 1          &30                               Babysitters Course 

American Red Cross is offering a lifesaving babysitter’s course at a discounted rate to residents of Tuscarawas County.  Residents can take the course for only $10 (normally $85)  through United Way Scholarship.  To register for the scholarship, please call the Muskingum Lakes Chapter at 330-343-8633.

December 5                                                Christmas Concert 

A Christmas Concert with Jerome James will be held at the First United Methodist Church on Jarvis St. in Bowerstown on Friday December 5th beginning at 7pm.

December 5                                                Cookie Walk 

The Annual Holiday Cookie Walk at Northside Preschool gym will be held on Friday December 5th from 9am-4pm (or while supplies last).  Cookies are $3.50 a dozen and Candy is $3.50 a pound.  All Cookies and Candy will be homemade.  Any questions call 740-922-5888. 

December 6                                                Christmas Parade 

The Village of Bowerstown & Bowerston Community Women’s Club would like to invite you to participate in the first annual Christmas parade.  The parade will be held prior to the Christmas in the Park event Saturday December 6th.  Line up will begin at 1:00pm at Bowerstown Elementary School, with the parade beginning at 1:30pm.  The parade will conclude at the Community Park Building where Santa will greet the children and pass out goodie bags.  Cookies, punch and cookies will be served.

December 6                                                Pet Pictures with Santa 

Get your pet’s picture with Santa Claus at Petz Place in New Phila and help support Dogs 4 Warriors at the same time.  All pets need to be on a leash or in a carrier please.  Dogs 4 Warriors is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization providing highly trained service dogs at no cost to Veterans of all eras suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and/ or Physical limitations.  100% of the proceeds from pictures with Santa will benefit Dogs 4 Warriors.  Cost is $10 per sheet or $15 for 2 sheets.  Cash or Check only please!  Sponsored by Dogs For Warriors www.dogs4warriors.org .  Petz Place is located at 118 Commercial Ave. in New Philadelphia. 

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.