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Wednesday, Feb. 1
BOLT meeting, 4:45 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Late arrivals are fine, just show up sometime before 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 2
Tales and Trails: Groundhog’s Day, 10 a.m., Oak Openings Preserve. Weekly fun for park visitors ages 3-5. Preschoolers, toddlers, and their guardians enjoy story time, a walk and create a nature craft to take home. Register at metroparkstoledo.com. Cost is $3.
Intro to Guitar, 7 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Is learning to play guitar on your “someday” list? Come to the library to get a brief, non-stressful introduction to the guitar from our own Adam Walter.
Free Dinner, Faith Lutheran Evangelical Church, 200 Dodge St., Swanton. Menu includes two types of soups, tossed salad, three bean salad, rolls and butter, various desserts, punch and coffee. Serving in church hall from 5-6:30 p.m. Swanton Education Association is hosting the February meal.
Friday, Feb. 3
Hurray for Homeschoolers: Physics of Snow, 10 a.m., Oak Openings Preserve. Learn how to have fun with physics in this winter themed adventure. Dress to be outdoors and complete science challenges. Register at metroparkstoledo.com
Monday, Feb. 6
Swancreek Township Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the township building, 5565 County Road D. The meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, Feb. 7
Lunch & Learn for local businesses to learn about how medical marijuana can affect them. At Swanton Community Center, 217 Chestnut St., from 12-1 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 9
Swancreek Water District will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 5565 County Road D. The public is welcome to attend.
Monday, Feb. 13
Swanton Village Council will meet at the Swanton Municipal Building, 219 Chestnut St. at 7 p.m. The Water and Sewer and Finance Committees will meet prior to the regular meeting. The meeting is open to the public.
Wednesday, Feb. 15
Swanton Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. at the board office, 108 N. Main St. The public is welcome to attend.
Tuesday, Feb. 14
Swanton Township Trustees will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the township hall, 13410 Airport Highway. The public is welcome to attend.
Tuesday, Feb. 21
Swanton Public Library Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the library. The public is welcome to attend.
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.