October 2017
Annual Christmas Wreath Sale
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Bellefontaine High School's Academic Boosters Club annual Christmas Wreath sale is underway.  These beautiful fragrant 20" wreaths have Holly berries, pine cones, mixed greens and a bright red bow to add a touch of Christmas spirit.  Each wreath is handmade by Wenger's Wintergreens and goes through a special dipping process to make it last into the New Year.  Wreaths will be delivered to you free of charge on Thursday, November 30, 2017 and all proceeds go directly to support academics at BHS. 

Cost:  $28.00

Orders Due by:  Wednesday November 15, 2017

To place an order use the attached order form or contact Angie Horvath at 593-0545 or email at horvath@bcs-k12.org


Y-Club Before and After School Program
5:00 AM - 12:00 AM

The Hilliker YMCA offers a State-Licensed Before & After School Child Care at the Bellefontaine Elementary School. We serve children grades K-5th grade. School days out are available at the YMCA. We open at 6:30am till school begins at 8:35am, then we reopen at 3:20pm till 6:00pm. Questions? Contact Amber Armbruster Phone: 937-592-96622 Email: amber.armbruster@ymcacolumubs.org

For more information:
Amber Armbruster
(759) 296-2200
Woman to Woman conference
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Come join us the 19th annual Woman to Woman conference. This year's main speaker will be Page Hughes, an author and motivational speaker. Her topic will be friendship. We will also have two mini-sessions as well as worship and lunch will be provided. For more information, please visit the website or call the church office. Register from now until October 23rd.

For more information:
Alicia Watkins
(937) 599-4775
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

We will kick-off the day moving for cancer survivors supporting LIVESTRONG at the Y. The Y will host a dance party featuring our fantastic Zumba instructor Dani Keeton. Registration is open at 9:30 AM and party will begin at 10:00 AM. Dance for as long or short as you want until 11:30 AM, then, join us for door prizes and refreshments. We are asking for a $10 donation to participate and all money raised will stay in Logan County to help the Y provide programming for cancer survivors.

For more information:
Brandi Hibbs
(930) 000-0000
Seasonal Career Fair- MARK THE DATE
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

ODOT District 1 to host winter seasonal career fair in Hardin County

Interested CDL drivers encouraged to apply online in advance

LIMA (Oct. 20, 2017) – The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 1 is in search of seasonal employees for the upcoming winter season and will hold a winter seasonal career fair Friday, Oct. 27. It will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at ODOT’s Hardin County maintenance facility, located at 13052 U.S. 68 in Kenton.

Career fair attendees will be able to apply for a winter seasonal position, have a driving record check completed, take a required physical abilities test, and interview for a position.

Plowing snow is the primary job responsibility for winter seasonal positions. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent; a valid class A or B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with a tanker endorsement, without air brake restriction; and three months of training or experience in basic equipment operation.

A total of 40 positions are available in Allen, Defiance, Hancock, Hardin, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert and Wyandot counties. Those interested in the career fair are encouraged to apply in advance at careers.ohio.gov. On the website, filter results by department and select “Transportation - District 01.”


WHO:           Ohio Department of Transportation District 1

WHAT:         Winter seasonal career fair

WHEN:         Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE:        ODOT Hardin County garage, 13052 U.S. 68, Kenton, OH 43326


The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.


KidFest at the Logan County History Center
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Logan County Historical Society’s HALLOWEEN KIDFEST Saturday, October 21 at the Logan County History Center, 521 E Columbus Ave., Bellefontaine For kids ages 4-12 - MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT Admission: 1 non-perishable food item per person to go to Logan County Food Banks KidFest Fun & Trick-or-Treat 1:00-3:00 Activities including * Lots of Games & Activities & *Spooky Museum Trick-or-Treat Michael Griffin Escape Artist/Magician 3:00-3:45 Escape and Magic Show with America’s Escape Hero, Michael Griffin Michael is the only performer in the World that combines his “intensely original magic and impossible escapes, featuring almost 100% audience interaction. To learn more about Michael Griffin, go to www.escapeguy.com Kids’ Costume Contest at 3:45 All kids 4-12 years of age welcome! Costume Contest Categories: Scariest, Cutest, Most Original, Best Overall

For more information:
Todd McCormick
(937) 593-7557
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Domestic Violence Awareness Month will be celebrated on October 20th for a noon ceremony at Union Station. Our main speaker is Logan County Sheriff Deputy Chris Pricket who is now part of the domestic violence team with New Directions of Consolidated Care and the new shelter Soteria House. This year's symbolic visual presentation is called "A Guest at the Table". The Community is invited to attend. Lunch will be served and a balloon launch will occur at the end on behalf of victims and their families. Please call 937/593-5777

For more information:
Debbie Brownlee
(937) 593-5777
Spaghetti Dinner
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Christ United Methodist in Lakeview will be hosting a spaghetti dinner on October 21 from 4:30-7:30pm. $8.00 for adults and $6.00 for kids. Meal includes breadstick, salad, brownie and a drink. All are welcome! Please come support us as we are trying to keep the Church doors open.



Prime Rib Dinner
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Mad River Lodge is hosting a Prime Rib Dinner Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 5-7 pm at the West Liberty UMC. Meal prepared by Vic's Country Cooking. Cost is $17 and includes meat, potato, vegetable, salad, roll, dessert and drink. Contact Larry Lance at 465-6560 for advance tickets or any lodge member.

Halloween at the Y
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Halloween at the Y is free, safe, family-friendly, and fun event celebrating Halloween. Through a spooktacular night of arts and crafts, spooky lab, silly games, trunk-or-treat this event provides families with a safe alternative to many of the more scary Halloween events. Don’t forget to wear your Halloween costume! Registration is easy! Call the Y, 937-592-9622 let us know how many little goblins will be accompanying you to the event. The Dungeon Diner will be open and items can be purchased for a small fee. Volunteers help make a difference and are encouraged to sign up as individuals, family or group. If you love to pass out candy and decorate, call Brandi at the Y, 937-592-9622 or email her at brandi.hibbs@columbusymca.org. For more information on DANCESTRONG or Halloween at the Y, call the Y at 937-592-9622. Both events are open to the community.

For more information:
Brandi Hibbs
(934) 759-2962
Ring of Lights Halloween Walk
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Children will walk around the track at Blue Jacket Park for a safe alternative to trick or treat. For ages Preschool - 2nd Grade.

For more information:
Tracey Burton
(937) 592-3475