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@example.com Swanton Public Library at 4:30 p.m. Teens interested in giving input on library programs and books are invited.
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Game Night, 6-8 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Get ready to Superfight! Don’t want to play Superfight? Never fear; the games collection will be at your disposal! Pizza and other refreshments provided. No need to register; just show up and have fun.
Thursday, Sept. 20
Medicare, Social Security, and Retirement Assistance, 10 a.m. to noon, Swanton Public Library. Valerie Edwards of the Fulton County Senior Center will work with individuals with questions. Appointments are required – to schedule your free consultation, contact the Senior Center at 419-337-9299.
Cardmaking Class: Cut-Outs, 6:30-8 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Instructor Anna Geis will lead the class in how to work with cut-outs and hole punches. The supply fee is $6 for 3 cards. Children over the age of eight, accompanied by an adult, are welcome to attend. Register at the front desk, at www.swantonpubliclibrary.org, or by phone, 419-826-2760.
Saturday, Sept. 22
Puppet Readers’ Theater, 10:30 a.m., Swanton Public Library. For grades K-5. Come to the library to help act out some fun books with the help of stuffed animal puppets! The performance for parents will be at 11:15 a.m.. A stick puppet to take home included! Register atwww.swantonpubliclibrary.org, or by phone, 419-826-2760. Free.
Monday, Sept. 24
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 meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, Sept. 25
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, Sept. 26
Movie Discussion Night, 7-8 p.m., Swanton Public Library. Movie to discuss is “Moonrise Kingdom.” No registration required.
Thursday, Sept. 27
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, Oct. 1
Swancreek Township Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. in the township hall, 5565 County Road D. The public is welcome.
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.