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, March 10

Swanton Township Trustees will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the township hall, 13410 Airport Highway. The meeting is open to the public.

Thursday, March 12

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

Adult Book Club led by Marty Kaback, 7 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Topic is “All the Water in the World” by Karen Raney.

Saturday, March 14

Breeding Raptor Monitoring, Training and Orientation, 9 a.m. to noon, Oak Openings Lodge. Free. Call 419-407-9841 to register.

Monday, March 16

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

Wednesday, March 18

Piping Peepers, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Oak Openings Mallard Lake parking lot. Free. Join a naturalist to scout for spring peepers, Western chorus frogs and other local amphibians. Register at metroparkstoledo.com.

Anime Club, 4-5:30 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Watch three episodes of anime and have Japanese and other snacks. Free. Grades 6-12.

Thursday, March 19

Card making class, 6:30-8 p.m., Swanton Public Library. A spring theme. Class fee is $6 per person with all supplies included. Register at www.swantonpubliclibrary.org or by calling 419-826-2760.

Saturday, March 21

Census Q&A/Help Panel, 10:30 a.m., Swanton Public Library. Free to attend and refreshments will be provided

Monday, March 23

Swanton Village Council will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. at the municipal building, 219 Chestnut St. Public Service and Public Safety Committee meetings will be held before the regular meeting, beginning at 6 p.m. The public is welcome.

Swanton Public Library Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the library. The meeting is open to the public.

Wednesday, March 25

Swanton Board of Education meets at 6:30 p.m. at the board office, 108 N. Main St. The meeting is open to the public.

Monday, April 13

Harding Township Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the township hall, 470 S. Berkey Southern Road. The meeting is open to the public.

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.

Senior Singles Group, Age 60 and over. Meets once a month to dine and attend an event for socializing. For information, call Linda, 419-360-5973.