ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Go Wild in the Park program to feature forester
SALEM– The Oct. 23 “Go Wild in the Park” program will feature a visit with Jamie Regula, a service forester with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources based out of Salem. The program will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Salem Public Library Quaker Room.
Regula primarily works with private landowners to help them achieve their long-term forest management goals. However, she is excited to share at this program how nature’s recyclers provide a vital function in creating a healthy forest ecosystem and ways to harness the power of these organisms to improve your garden or natural landscape.
Registration is required and can be done online at www.salem.lib.oh.us, by stopping in at any circulation desk or by calling the library at 330-332-0042 for registration assistance. This program is open to the public and free of cost to attend.
Go Wild in the Park programs are provided through a partnership of Salem Parks and Recreation Department and Salem Public Library to bring educational and entertaining programming to the public.
Indoor yard, craft sale to be held at Lincoln Place
SALEM– The public is invited to the indoor yard/craft and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 26 at Lincoln Place Community Room,1378 S. Lincoln Ave. Among items available include comforters, DVDs, collector’s and holiday items, as well as miscellaneous. Vendor tables are available at $10 each. Food, beverages and homemade baked goods will also be available for purchase. Proceeds will benefit the disabled and senior citizens holiday dinner. For information and table rental call 234-575-3855.
Local author to speak about book at Lepper Library
LISBON– Local author Dusty Davis will present his new book “A Labyrinth of Horrors” at 1 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Lepper Library. Humans sometimes have dark thoughts and desires that come into our hearts unbidden. “A Labyrinth of Horrors” delves into some of those desires, and explores those dark and dangerous places. Call the library at 330-424-3117 to register.
WB Athletic Boosters Bingo slated for tonight
BELOIT–West Branch Athletic Boosters Bingo will be held at 6:45 p.m. today at 26701 U.S. Route 62, Beloit (former Westville Skating Rink). Doors open at 4:30 p.m.
Anniversary celebration concludes with a potato bar and all the fixings free with paid admission. The Jumpin’ Jackpot is at 58 numbers for $1,500.
There is a concession stand, instant tickets, climate controlled environment. Computers are available.
For information call 330 537-2146.