COMMUNITY CALENDAR


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6

Veterans and First Responders Free Lunch: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., county Community Center auditorium, South U.S. Route 68, Urbana. RSVP to event sponsor Recovery Zone, 937-508-4383/lisa@recoveryzonelc.org by Oct. 31.

Preschool Storytime: 10 a.m., St. Paris Public Library, for children 3 years through kindergarten

Story Time: 11-11:45 a.m., Mechanicsburg Public Library, for ages 2-5. Light snacks served. Donations of nutritional snacks appreciated.

“What’s Up With the Weather?”: 6 p.m., Champaign County Library. OSU Extension Research Scientist Dr. Aaron Wilson will give free presentation, about an hour-long, about Ohio’s past, present and predicted weather.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7

Brunch to Honor Veterans: 10am to 1pm at The Champaign Family YMCA.

Scott Kirby’s “Main Street, Champaign County”: 7 p.m. live show, doors open at 6 p.m., The Gloria Theatre, downtown Urbana. Tickets are $5 at the door. Presented by Champaign County arts council and historical society.

Knitting/Crochet: 2-4 p.m., Mechanicsburg Public Library, for all ages. Free. No need to register. Bring one 5-ounce skein/ball/roll of medium yarn and 1 size F crochet hook. Beginners’ first project is a scarf. Others can make scarf or work on own projects.

County SWCD Annual Meeting/Election: election starts at 5:30 p.m., dinner and entertainment by Columbus Zoo ambassador at 6:30 p.m., county Community Center auditorium. Tickets now available: $15 each; no charge for kids 12 and younger.

Tri-County Corrections Commission: 2 p.m., Tri-County Regional Jail, Mechanicsburg

Learn to Knit/Crochet: 6 p.m., Champaign County Library. Learn the basics. RSVP to the library required.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8

St. Paris Public Library Outreach at Rosewood United Methodist Church: noon-5 p.m.

Teen Mystery Theatre: 6 p.m., St. Paris Public Library, for grades 5 through 12. Call 937-663-4349 to register.

Bingo: 2-3 p.m., Urbana Place Senior Living, 609 E. Water St. Donating canned goods to Caring Kitchen.

Movie-Last Christmas: 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., The Gloria Theatre, downtown Urbana. General admission $7; 12 and under, seniors 60 and older, college students with valid ID, and military $6.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9

Champaign Health District Free Clinic: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. by appointment only. To schedule, call 937-484-1605

Woodstock Lions Club Fish Fry: 4-6:30 p.m., 2235 N. state Route 559, Woodstock

Movie-Last Christmas: 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., The Gloria Theatre, downtown Urbana. General admission $7; 12 and under, seniors 60 and older, college students with valid ID, and military $6.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10

Movie-Last Christmas: 2:30 and 5:30 p.m., The Gloria Theatre, downtown Urbana. General admission $7; 12 and under, seniors 60 and older, college students with valid ID, and military $6.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11

Graham Board of Education: 5 p.m. special meeting to interview treasurer candidates. Current treasurer is retiring. Will be held in conference room of District Support Center, 7790 W. U.S. Route 36.

Recycled T-Shirt Bags: 6 p.m., North Lewisburg Branch Library, for 3rd grade and up. RSVP by Nov. 7.

Veterans Day Service: 10:45 a.m., Soldiers Mound, Oak Dale Cemetery. Sponsored by veterans groups. Veterans Service Officer Buzzy Moore, UHS Band members will participate. If bad weather: VFW/DAV Hall, 220 E. Court St.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12

Champaign County Board of Revision: 10 a.m., county commission conference room, county Community Center, South Main Street, Urbana

Champaign County Budget Commission: 9 a.m. in County Auditor’s Office, county Community Center, South U.S. Route 68, Urbana

St. Paris Public Library Board: 7 p.m. at the library (date change for monthly meeting due to holidays)

GriefShare-Surviving the Holidays: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Green Hills Community Training Room, 6557 S. U.S. Route 68, north of West Liberty. For more info: Ken Neighoff at 937-935-0804 or email kneighoff@greenhillscommunity.org.

Toddler Storytime: 10 a.m., St. Paris Public Library, for children crawling through 2 years old

Knitting: 2-5 p.m., St. Paris Public Library, for all ages

Movie Night: 5-6:45 p.m., Mechanicsburg Public Library, for ages 13 and older, unless accompanied by an adult. Bring your own snacks and drinks with lids.

Urbana-Champaign Co. PERI.: 1 p.m., County Library meeting room, Scioto St. Topics: open enrollment, health care updates, filling out reimbursement papers, signing up for insurance, changes in OPERS pension plan, election of officers.