• Cardington-Lincoln Elementary School is in need of mentors for the Big Brothers / Big Sisters program in Central Ohio. They currently have no mentor. If you’re interested, contact Jordan Smith, Match Support Specialist, at 740-369-2447 or [email protected]
• Blood drives: December 17; Noon to 6 p.m., Marengo United Methodist Church, 8 N. Main Street. December 22; 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Morrow County Hospital, 651 West Marion Road, Mount Gilead.
• Santa is coming to Edison on Saturday, December 18, 1 to 3 p.m., Edison Municipal Building, 103 N. Boundary St. You are welcome to take a quick photo of your children as they chat with Santa. .
• Free Citizen to Patriot Monthly Educational Forum at 6:30 pm Thursday, December 16 at Galion Grace Point Life Activity Center, 683 Portland Way North. Doors open at 6 p.m. A celebration, “Christmas in America”, will be the focus of the evening with live music / entertainment and light refreshments. For more information, call 419-468-2944 or 419-468-4679.
Some government meetings, service clubs and organizations are held virtually, while others have reverted to regular sessions. Consult your agency, school board, club, etc. for more details.
To submit items for the community calendar, email them to [email protected] The deadline is 3 p.m. Friday to appear in the following week’s edition.