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 [email protected].

Tuesday, Aug. 14

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.

Wednesday, Aug. 15

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

Friday, Aug. 17

Swanton All Class Reunion, 6-11:30 p.m., Memorial Park. Held on upper ball diamond. Open to public and guests also welcome. $5 cover. Free parking. Must be 21 or over to enter. Proceeds benefit Swanton Local School Foundation and help defray expenses.

Saturday, Aug. 18

Swanton Corn Festival. Activities and fun all day at Memorial Park. Parade starts at 10:30 a.m.

Lucas County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society meeting, 2 p.m. at the Reynolds Corners Branch Library, 4833 Dorr St., Toledo. All are welcome There will be a presentation by Kelli Bergheimer – writer, teacher, editor, and professional genealogist. She will speak on “Gerry’s Journey to Find Her Father – A Case History.” Learn how to methodically organize your DNA results. For further information, contact http://www.lucasogs.org.

Monday, Aug. 20

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

Thursday, Aug. 23

Swancreek Water District will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the township hall, 5565 County Road D. The public is welcome to attend.

Monday, Aug. 27

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