Community Calendar


MONDAY, APRIL 24

Red Cross blood drive: noon-6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 116 W. Court St.

Urbana Planning Commission: 6 p.m., Fire Training Room, Urbana Municipal Building

Urbana Downtown Design Review Board: 7 p.m., Fire Training Room, Urbana Municipal Building

TUESDAY, APRIL 25

Toddler Storytime: 9:30 a.m., St. Paris Public Library. Call 937-663-4349 if planning to attend.

Wayne Township Park Committee: 5:30 p.m., Wayne Township Meeting Hall, 3630 Inskeep Road, Cable

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26

Baby Bounce: 9:15 a.m., St. Paris Public Library. Call 937-663-4349 if planning to attend.

Preschool Storytime: 9:30 a.m., St. Paris Public Library. Call 937-663-4349 if planning to attend.

Community Blood Center blood drive: 2-6 p.m. in the Champaign County Community Center, 1512 S. U.S. Route. 68, Urbana

North Central Ohio Solid Waste District Board of Directors: 9 a.m. quarterly meeting, Commissioners Hearing Room, Union County Office Building, 233 W. Sixth St., Marysville

THURSDAY, APRIL 27

Knitting: 1-4 p.m., St. Paris Public Library. All ages welcome.

RoboTech: Grades 5-12 at 6 p.m., St. Paris Public Library. Call 937-663-4349 if planning to attend.

Champaign County Republican Women’s Club: 6 p.m., Champaign County Library. For info, call Kathy DeWeese, 937-321-5173.

FRIDAY, APRIL 28

Champaign County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner: Michael Horticulture Building, county fairgrounds. For info: 937-653-5764.

Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony: 2:15 p.m. near the Moore Center, Urbana University.

Movie: Kong Skull Island: 7:30 p.m., Tickets are $5 per person. All proceeds benefit the Gloria’s ongoing renovation project.

Frog Slog: 6-7:30 p.m., Kiser Lake State Nature Preserve, 3975 Kiser Lake Road, St. Paris. Hike to learn about frogs through the wetlands. Meet at the parking lot. For information, call preserve manager at 937-537-6173.

SATURDAY, APRIL 29

Concord Cloverleaf Square Dance: 8-10 p.m., Concord Community Center, 3263 N. state Route 560. Guests welcome. Intro to Modern Square Dancing for those interested. For more info: 937-471-7413.

Earth Day Fest-Art Show, Bike Tour & Walk/Run: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with naturalist-led tours on the hour from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission and tours all day.

Babysitter Certification Training Session 1: 11 years and older, St. Paris Public Library. Call 937-663-4349 if interested.

“Make It, Take It”: Champaign Master Gardeners presentation, 10 a.m., at Champaign County Library. $25 per person the day of the class. No registration is needed. For more info, contact Extension office at 937-484-1526.

“Walk/Run/Bike to the Bog: 7:30-10 a.m., Cedar Bog Nature Preserve, 980 Woodburn Road, Urbana. Cost is $10 a person or $25 a family, if you register before April 19; add $5 to the registration after April 19. Goes along the Simon Kenton Bike Path to The Depot Coffeehouse and returns. Proceeds support expenses for area children to attend field trips to Cedar Bog. For more information call 937-484-3744 or email cedarbog@ctcn.net.

Earth Day Art Fest: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Cedar Bog Nature Preserve, 980 Woodburn Road, Urbana. For more information call 937-484-3744 or email cedarbog@ctcn.net. Nature-focused art show. Free naturalist-led tours also available every hour until 2 p.m.

Champaign County Right to Life’s Pro-Life 5K Run, Walk, and Cycle: starts at Depot Coffee House, 644 Miami St. Registration at 8 a.m. 5-K Run at 9 a.m. Walk and Cycle at 10 a.m. Pre-register at http://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Urbana or 937 653-6745.

Movie: Kong Skull Island: 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 per person. All proceeds benefit the Gloria’s ongoing renovation project.

SUNDAY, APRIL 30

Ginny Davis 5th annual 5K/Walk: race starts at 1 p.m. in North Lewisburg. $20 donation sought for the race, and runners/walkers can register the day of the race. Prizes, music and food. Medals to all in attendance. The race benefits the Cancer Association of Champaign County. Call Doug at 614-937-8865 or mail race donation to Carl Davis, P.O. Box 102, North Lewisburg, Ohio.

Movie: Kong Skull Island: 2:30 and 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 per person. All proceeds benefit the Gloria’s ongoing renovation project.