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 Swanton Public Library at 4:30 p.m. Teens interested in giving input on library programs and books are invited.

Monday, Nov. 26

Swanton Village Council will meet at 7 p.m. in Swanton Village Council chambers, 219 Chestnut St. The Public Safety and Public Service committees will meet prior to the regular meeting, beginning at 6 p.m. The meeting is open to the public.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

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

Holiday Crafts with Swanton Garden Club, 6:30 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Just in time for the holidays, the Garden Club is returning to SPL for another mystery holiday craft. Don’t delay, room (and supplies) are very limited for this class. So stop in, call 419-826-2760, or register www.swantonpubliclibrary.org.

Wednesday, Nov. 28

Movie Discussion Night, 7-8 p.m., Swanton Public Library. The movie discussed will be Stanley Kubrick’s Oscar-winning historical drama “Barry Lyndon.” Copies are available at the library, but quantities are limited.

Thursday, Nov. 29

Swancreek Water District meeting cancelled.

Saturday, Dec. 1

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

Swanton Shines at Pilliod Park. 5K run/walk begins at 5 p.m. Tree lighting ceremony at 7 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 3

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

Monday, Dec. 10

Harding Township Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the township hall, 430 N. Berkey Southern Road.

Thursday, Dec. 13

Swancreek Water District will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the township hall, 5565 County Road D. 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.