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January

Veteran office taking help applications

The Holmes County Veterans Service Center will accept applications for assistance for January through Jan. 25 at noon.

The Veterans Service Commission board meeting will be Jan. 28 at 6:30 p.m. Office hours are Monday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; and Tuesday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The office will be closed Jan. 21.

For more information, call the Holmes County Veterans Service Center at 330-674-4806.

Winter fish frys scheduled

American Legion Post 494 of Sugarcreek announces its 2013 Winter Family Fish Fry schedule. All you-can-eat fish frys will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19, Feb. 16 and March 16. The frys run from 4-7 p.m. or until the food is gone. Everyone is welcome. Post 494 is located on North Broadway Street, in Sugarcreek.

Republican Women to meet

The Holmes County Republican Women will meet Monday, Jan. 21 at 5 p.m. in meeting room A at the Holmes County Library, Glen Drive, Millersburg.

Killbuck Council meeting is Jan. 22

Killbuck Village Council will meet Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. at village hall. The date has been changed due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Stand for Life event to mark anniversary

Wayne-Holmes Right to Life will mark the 40th anniversary of the Roe vs. Wade decision with a Stand for Life event at the gazebo on Public Square, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Jan. 22.

Speakers and musicians will share their perspective on the judicial decision and the impact of more than 50 million abortions since 1973, as well as specific ways to support women in unplanned pregnancies.

For more details contact Paulette Matter at 330-567-3048.

Pottery Day benefits Every Woman's House

Kids' Pottery Day will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, from 9 a.m.-noon at West Holmes Middle School. Proceeds will go to Every Woman's House of Wayne and Holmes Counties. The cost is $10 per piece of pottery made. Pottery will be fired and delivered to the students' schools or a convenient pick-up site.

The event is led by Amy Rohr, West Holmes Middle School art teacher, and sponsored by Heartland Title Co. and Holmes County Title Co. For more information, call Eleanor Runyan at 330-231-1165.

February

Holmes Christian Women to meet; RSVP by Feb. 1

The Homes County Christian Women's Club will begin its 37th year with the Tuesday, Feb. 5 meeting, at Der Dutchman in Walnut Creek from 9:30-11:30 a.m. The program will feature Sandy Smith, "Joy in the Midst of Struggles." Her program will include scripture, hymns and original poems of inspiration. Collections are being accumulated for the Lifting Hearts Bereavement Group of Pomerene Hospital.

Reservations are due by Feb. 1 to Mary Ann at 330-674-2767, Rheba at 330-343-7046 or hccwclub@yahoo.com.

For more information call Margi Oller 330-674-7723 or dawdys@embarqmail.com.

Walnut Creek School to hold haystack breakfast

Walnut Creek Elementary School will be hosting a haystack breakfast on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 8-11 a.m. Please come support the school and plans for repairing the basketball court as well as educational programs sponsored by the Parent's Advisory Committee. Carry-out available. Call the school for more information.

Spaghetti dinner is Feb. 2

A spaghetti dinner will be served Saturday, Feb. 2, from 4-7 p.m. at First United Church of Christ, 526 W. Main St., Sugarcreek. Cost is by donation and the meal is sponsored by the Garaway Lions and Lioness Club.

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