Up and Coming


Anyone wishing to include meeting times of an area group or organization or announce special events in the “Up & Coming” column can submit information by email at tsenews@aimmediamidwest.com.

Tuesday, Nov. 26

Swanton Township Trustees will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the township hall at the corner of Airport Highway and Scott Road. The public is welcome.

Delta Community Meal, Trinity Luthern Church, 410 Taylor St. The meal will be prepared and served by Delta Church of Christ from 5- 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to this come share this free meal.

Friday, Nov. 29

Swanton Shines Tree Lighting at Pilliod Park. Festivities begin at 5 p.m.

Black Friday Alternative Hike, 9 a.m., Oak Openings Mallard Lake parking lot. Free. No reservations required.

Saturday, Nov. 30

Weather Art, 10:30 a.m., Swanton Public Library. For grades K-5 and families. Come to the library and create some unique art inspired by storms using chalk, cotton, and more. Register at www.swantonpubliclibrary.org, in person, or by phone. Free.

Monday, Dec. 2

Swancreek Township Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. in the township hall, 5565 County Road D. The public is welcome.

Saturday, Dec. 7

Christmas in Swanton. Parade at 10:30 a.m. Craft show and other activities at Swanton High School from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 9

Swanton Village Council will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. at the municipal building, 219 Chestnut St. Water and Sewer and Finance Committee meetings will be held before the regular meeting, beginning at 6 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 12

Swancreek Water District meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Swancreek Township Hall located at 5565 County Road D. The meeting is open to the public.

Wednesday, Dec. 18

Swanton Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the board office, 108 N. Main St. The public is welcome to attend.

Weekly/Monthly Event

Swanton Garden Club will hold monthly meetings. They will meet the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. Call Jan Heyman at 419-206-2047 or Elfrieda Jewell at 419-826-4129 prior to the meeting to find out the location.

Growing through Grief Bereavement Group will meet the fourth Tuesday of every month from 3:30-5 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 210 N. Main St., Swanton. Conducted by licensed bereavement counselors, the sessions are free and open to anyone in the community who is interested in attending. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, contact the Hospice Bereavement Department at 419-661-4001.

Free Dinner For All, first Thursday of the month at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 200 Dodge St. Swanton. Serving in the church hall from 5-6:30 p.m.