Crestline village council meets on December 20
The Crestline Village Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, December 20 at the Village Hall, 100 North Seltzer Street, Crestline. For more information, visit the village website crestlineoh.com or contact the council clerk at 419-683-3800.
Colonel Crawford BOE meets December 20
Colonel Crawford’s local schools school board will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, December 20 at the PreK-12 Media Center. For more information, visit the district website www.colonel-crawford.k12.oh.us.
Skateboarding / dancing in college in Tigers Den
The Tigers Den is hosting a dance / skating for middle school students from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21. Admission costs $ 15 and includes dancing, skating, games, limbo, dice game, music, pizza, and bottled water. The Tigers Den is located at 232 Portland Way North in the Galion West Mall. For more information, visit Tigers Den’s Facebook page, their website thetigersdengalion.com, or call 567-393-9572.
Northmor Schools BOE meets on December 21
The Northmor Local Schools School Board will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21 at the board office located at 5247 County Road 29 in North Bloomfield Township. For more information, visit the district’s website www.knightpride.org.
The Economic Development Committee meets on December 21
The economic development and airport committee of the Galion city council will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21 in the boardroom of the Galion municipal building. The meeting will be broadcast live on the Facebook page of the City of Galion. For more information on Galion City Council, contact the Council Clerk at 419-468-9557 or go to galion.city.
Vaccination appointment on December 22
The Galion City Health Department, 113 Harding Way East, has appointment times for the daytime vaccination on Wednesday, December 22. Call 419-468-1075 to schedule your appointment and have all insurance information ready. Medicaid and many private insurance cards will be accepted and must be provided at time of service. Those with multiple insurance companies should bring all of their cards. No child eligible for VFC will be refused vaccination due to inability to pay. Patients and guests are kindly requested to bring their own face coverings.
Christmas candlelight services at Grace Point Church
Grace Point Church will host Christmas candlelight services on Thursday, December 23 and Friday, December 24. The December 23 service begins at 6 p.m. Services on December 24 start at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Grace Point Church is located at 683. Portland Way North. For more information, call 419-468-9648 or visit the church’s website at www.galiongracepoint.com.
Christmas Eve service at Marion Salem Church
The Marion Salem Church will be hosting a Christmas Eve service at 7 p.m. on Friday, December 24. “The Christmas Promises” is the title of the evening’s sermon. Marion Salem Church is located at 1641 Salem Road, Caledonia. For information, dial 419-947-5383. The regular schedule for Sunday morning service is as follows: 8:30 am, welcome time at the family center; 9:30 am, Sunday school; 10am family worship.
Parks District Vacation Calendar
The Crawford Park District Office and Lowe-Volk Park Nature Center will adhere to the following times for the Christmas and New Years holidays:
• Closed Friday December 24 Christmas Eve and Saturday December 25 Christmas Day
• Closed on Friday December 31, New Year’s Eve and Saturday January 1, New Year’s Day
As of Monday, January 3, the Crawford Park district will resume normal winter hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday noon to 4 p.m. The Nature Center is closed on Sundays during the winter months. For more information, contact the Crawford Park district office at 419-683-9000.
Galion’s municipal council meets on December 28
The municipal council of Galion will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 28 in the council chamber of the municipal building of Galion. The meeting will be broadcast live on the Facebook page of the City of Galion. For more information on Galion City Council, contact the Council Clerk at 419-468-9557 or go to galion.city.
Room cat scheduled for January 5
The Galion-Crestline Chamber of Commerce Chamber of Commerce Chat will meet on Wednesday, January 5 at 8 a.m. at Three Bean Coffee House, 125 Harding Way East, Galion. To register for the free networking event, contact the chamber at 419-468-7737 or email [email protected]
Coffee and coloring January 10 at the Three Bean Coffee House
The Galleon Public Library will be offering coffee and coloring from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 10 at Three Bean Coffee House, 125 Harding Way East. All coloring material will be provided by the library. For information, visit the Galion Public Library’s Facebook page or call the library at 419 468-3203. The library’s website is www.galionlibrary.org.
Northmor Local Schools BOE meets January 11
The Northmor Local School Board will hold its annual organizational meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at the board office located at 5247 County Road 29, North Bloomfield Township. The regular meeting of the Northmor local school board will be held immediately following the organizational meeting. For more information, visit the district’s website www.knightpride.org.
Galion Schools BOE meets on January 11
The school board of schools in the city of Galion will meet at 6.30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11 in the computer lab of the Galion middle school. For more information or to view meeting agendas and minutes, visit the district website www.galionschools.org.
New Crestline Gathering Meal Site
The Crestline Community Center is the new site for gathering meals sponsored by the Crawford County Council on Aging. Meals will be served to those 60 years of age during the months of November and December 2021. Meals will be served Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 am The Crestline Community Center is located at 120 North Thoman Street, Crestline. Dial 419 562-3050, option 2, to reserve your meal.
Sexual health clinics offered
The Galion City Health Department, 113 Harding Way East, has daytime appointments for its sexual health clinic (STI / STD testing and treatment and PrEP) on Mondays and Fridays. Call 419-468-1075 to schedule your appointment / ensure supplier availability and have all insurance information ready. Medicaid and many private insurance cards will be accepted and must be provided at time of service. Those with multiple insurance companies should bring all of their cards. Cash and checks also accepted. Patients and guests are kindly requested to bring their own face coverings.
The Cookbook Club starts at the library
The Galion Public Library Cookbook Club will meet monthly at the library. The Director of Adult Programs, Katie Griffith, will host the monthly meetings, which will be held at 6 p.m. in the library community room. Each month the club will focus on a different type of food and discuss recipes, the cooking process, and cookbooks. Stop by the library to buy a cookbook for the September meeting celebrating National Rice Month. A book display for this program is located upstairs in the library. For more information, visit the Galion Public Library’s Facebook page or call the library at 419 468-3203 and ask for Katie.
Games in the library
The Galion public library has added board and card games to its circulating collection. Games can be checked out for seven days and can be renewed up to three times if no one else has blocked them. They must be returned inside the building, not in the book depository or even in another library of the consortium. They also accumulate overdue fines of $ 1 per day if they are returned late. The games can be viewed in the children’s room. You can also make reservations through the catalog. For more information, call Heather Tiffany at the Galion Public Library at 419-468-3203. The library is open from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday and from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.
Join the 1000 pounds before kindergarten program
The Galion public library offers the 1,000 books before kindergarten program to families. The goal of the free program is for parents to read 1,000 books to their children before they start kindergarten. For information, go to the office in the children’s room to pick up a reading book. The Galion Public Library is located at 123 N. Market St. For more information, call 419-468-3203 or visit galionlibrary.org. Like the Galion public library on Facebook.
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