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As a service to our community, Bulletin Board items are published at no cost, as space permits. The Press makes no guarantee that items submitted will be published. To ensure publication of events/news items, please speak to one of our advertising representatives at 419-836-2221. A complete listing of events is available at

Past Presidents Club of Lucas County Meeting May 27, 7:30 p.m., VFW Post 2984, 102 Andrus Rd. Hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary.

Ladies  Auxiliary to the VFW Post 606 Regular Meeting June 13 at 11 a.m. at the post home, 3005 Laskey Rd. Membership info: 734-850-1520.

Block Watch 422B meets the first Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at Martin Luther Church, 601 Nevada St.

Chicken Paprikas Dinner May 18 from noon to 5 p.m. or until sold out at the fire station on Tracy Road. Full and half dinners available. Dine in or carry out by calling ahead at 419-666-4341. Sponsored by Northwood V.F.D. #1 Ladies Auxiliary.

Rummage & Bake Sale May 28 and 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and May 30, 9 a.m. to noon, Unity United Methodist Church, 1910 E. Broadway.

Northwood Seniors meet for a potluck luncheon the second Tuesday of every month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Josie Reinhart Room at the Municipal Building.

Oregon-Clay FFA Flower Sale, Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Saturdays May 16 and 30, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Marigolds, snapdragons, petunias, salvia, coleus, celosia, holiday cactus, orchids, hanging baskets, and much more.  Greenhouse is closing; everything must go.

St. Charles Mercy Hospital Auxiliary “Satin & Lace” tea and bridal show May 17, 2 p.m., Oregon Room, St. Charles Mercy Hospital. Reservations: 419-666-2257.

Community Worship Service sponsored by Oregon-area churches May 17, 7 p.m., New Harvest Christian Church, 3540 Seaman Rd.

American Red Cross Blood Drive May 19, 1-6 p.m., New Harvest Christian Church, 3540 Seaman Rd. Appointments required. Call 419-693-6543.

Oregon BPW 50th Anniversary Meeting May 21, 6 p.m., Bay Park Community Hospital, 2801 Bay Park Dr.

Christ Dunberger American Legion Post #537 and Auxiliary Meeting May 21, 7:30 p.m., 4925 Pickle Rd. Election and installation of new officers and initiation of new members. Support the annual poppy sale being held May 22 and 29 at various local sites.

Oregon Relay For Life Planning Meeting, third Monday of the month 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the community room at the Oregon Municipal Building on Seaman Rd. Be a volunteer or form a walk team. Relay is scheduled for June 13-14 at Clay High School. Info: or call 419-698-9846.

Meatloaf Dinner May 17 from 4 to 7 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, 3415 Starr Ave. Kids under 4 eat free.

Pampered Chef Cooking Show May 20 at noon in the City of Oregon Community Room, 5330 Seaman Rd. Come and enjoy fun cooking tips while supporting a great cause. All proceeds will help support the American Cancer Society Relay for Life City of Oregon Hulagans team. Info: Caris at 419-698-7149.

PERI Chapter #93 Meeting May 28, Oregon Fire Station #2, 1102 S. Wheeling St. Speaker, business meeting, refreshments and fellowship.

Oregon Senior Center Activities include Monday - Bingo, and fitness club, along with blood pressure checks (9 to 11:45 a.m.); Tuesday – coffee hour, exercise, line dancing, fitness class, Bunco; Wednesday - bingo, Euchre. Thursday - Breakfast Club, exercise, line dancing, fitness class. Friday - Bingo, movies (second and fourth Fridays) at 1 p.m. Call 419-698-7078 for complete schedule of events; or 419-693-2082 to inquire about lunch at the center, served Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Maumee Bay Country Quilters meet in the Oregon Room at St. Charles Mercy Hospital the first Tuesday of every month at 6:45 p.m. Monthly program. Guests welcome for a $3 fee. Info: 419-691-2720.

Great Eastern Toastmasters of Oregon meetings May 19 and June 2 at 6:30 p.m., Bay Park Community Hospital. Improve public speaking, listening and leadership skills. Supportive environment in a participative program. Guests welcome. Call Nancy at 419-836-5556 or Julie at 419-836-5051.

Tacos every Friday Night from 4 to 8 p.m., Lakeshore Memorial VFW Post 9816, 1802 Ashcroft Dr. (off Bayshore Road). Open to the public. Info: 419-698-8178.

Walk With Us Support Group Meetings are held the third Thursday of every month from 6:30-8 p.m., New Harvest Church, 3540 Seaman Rd. Open to all who grieve the death of a loved one. Not a social or religious group. Note: the first Thursday meetings, typically held at 1 p.m., are canceled through August. Walk in or call Judy Hoeflinger at 419- 691-9750

Jerusalem Twp.
Jerusalem Twp. Food Pantry Board Monthly Meeting every Tuesday before the second Wednesday of the month at the township hall, 4501 Jerusalem Rd.

Elmore Senior Center-Elmore Golden Oldies at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 19225 Witty Rd. Lunch is served Tuesday and Thursday at noon. Reservations are required by 10 a.m. the day before the meal you wish to attend. Blood pressure and blood sugar checks the 4th Tuesday of the month; bingo played the 4th Tuesday of the month, after lunch. Reservations: 419-862-3874.

Elmore Senior Card Players will meet Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Elmore Community Center through late October.

Senior Center, 514 Main St., serves lunch every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 11:30 a.m. On Mondays and Wednesdays, the group plays cards at 12:30 p.m. Blood pressure and blood sugar checks are offered on the third Wednesday of the month. Bingo is played Monday mornings at 10:30 a.m. Call 419-855-4491 for lunch reservations.

Trinity Thrift Shop, 105 4th St. Open Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Annual Harris-Elmore Banquet May 22 at 6 p.m., Ole Zim’s Wagon Shed. Classes to be honored include 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964. Tickets: 419-862-2357.

Active Seniors are invited to Meet and Eat at the Gibsonburg Senior Center, 100 Meadow Lane. Nutritional lunches every weekday, educational and social programs, health assessments and more. Transportation to the center available. Home-delivered meals also available for homebound seniors. Info: 419-637-7947.

Lake Twp.
Euchre Tournament sponsored by the Ageless Wonders May 16 at 1 p.m. in the township administration building, 27975 Cummings Rd..All euchre players welcome.

Farmers’ Market Wednesdays at 5 p.m. till dusk through Oct. 29, Lake Twp. Administration Building, 27975 Cummings Rd. Local growers and greenhouses, baked goods, locally raised meats, etc.

Food Pantry open to the public the last Wednesday of the month from 1 to 3 p.m. and the last Thursday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m., Main Street. Contact your local church office for further details.

Oak Harbor
Oak Harbor Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting May 19, 6 p.m. at the library, 147 W. Main St. Info: 419-898-7001.

Ottawa Public Employee Retirees (PERS) Chapter #82 Luncheon & Meeting May 18, 11:30 a.m., Riverview Nursing Home Senior Center. Representatives from the sheriff's office will speak on public awareness and the scams that are going on.  Reservations required by May 14. Call 419-898-5544 or 419-855-8131.  All PERI and PERS retirees welcome.

The Community Food Pantry at Bethlehem Lutheran Church is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact local churches for further details.

Port Clinton
Ottawa Co. Genealogical Society Meeting May 19 at 7 p.m., Ida Rupp Library, 310 Madison St. Speaker Marge Waterfield , a full-time researcher and instructor whose seven-generation cookbook was featured in Better Homes and Gardens will discuss, "Are Your Ancestors Hiding in Federal Records?" Everyone welcome.

Ottawa Co. Republican Central Committee Meeting May 21, 7 p.m., Mon Ami Restaurant. Optional dinner at 6 p.m.

Ottawa Co. Republican Party Fish Fry June 12, Port Clinton Elks Club, 231 Buckeye Blvd. Gathering time at 5 p.m.; event starts at 6 p.m. Reservations: $25 per person payable to OCRP to Karen McTague, treasurer, 11537 Bloom Rd., Oak Harbor 43449. Info: 419-460-2429.

“How Money Works,” a presentation by Jeff Reitzel, Promerica Financial Services regional leader, May 28, 6-8 p.m., Rossford Public Library. Learn how to make money work for you, how to reduce debt and make smart buying decisions. Free and open to the public. Register: 419-666-0924.

Rally by the Rails May 15 & 16, Loop Park. Free live entertainment Friday and Saturday, carnival rides, food, arts & crafts, car/truck/motorcycle show Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Grand Parade 11 a.m. Saturday.

Woodville Senior Center offers lunch Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m. Call the center at 419-849-3636 for reservations. Home delivery also available.

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