November 2017
Messiah Rehearsals-Mark your calendars
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Attention Logan County Area Singers:
You are invited to join us for GF Handel’s Messiah (Selections from the Christmas portion of the oratorio) to be performed at Indian Lake High School on December 10th at 6 pm featuring the combined choirs of Logan County and community volunteers.
Community refresher rehearsals will be held:
Monday, Nov. 20 from 6:45 to 8:00 pm
Thursday, Nov. 30 from 6:45 to 8:00 pm
Sunday, Dec. 3 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm
Thursday, Dec. 7 from 6:45 to 8:00 pm
All rehearsals are in the Indian Lake HS Choir Room. In addition, there will be a combined rehearsal on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 9 am to 12 noon.
The concert will take place Sunday, December 10 with a warm-up from 4 pm to 5:00 pm and the  performance beginning at 6:00 pm.Dress for community performers will be black and white and shades of gray. If you have performed the Messiah previously and are in good vocal condition the community rehearsals are optional. We do ask that everyone attends the Saturday, Dec. 9 combined rehearsal.
Admission is $5.00 per adult, $2.00 per student. Children 5 and under are free.

Women of Distinction
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
West Liberty Christmas -Mark your Calendars!
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

West Liberty Christmas Festivities

West Liberty is gearing up for its Christmas Festivities with several events being planned including Christmas music and decorations.  On Monday, November 20th, the Lions Club is holding the Ham & Turkey Raffle.  It will be held at 7 pm at the West Liberty Fire House.  

 The shops will hold open houses on Friday and Saturday, 24 & 25th of November.  On Friday, Marie’s Candies will once again hold their open house from 8 am – 6 pm, which includes yummy samples, candy making demonstration, free Gingerbread house decorating for children 12 and under.

 Friday, November 24th is the last day to bid at the West Liberty Christmas Tree Silent Auction at Town Hall.  There are ten Christmas trees beautifully decorated by area businesses, non-profits and families and bidding ends at 4 pm.  Proceeds go to the West Liberty Historical Society’s Opera House Project.  This event is sponsored by West Liberty Business Association.  For more information, contact village clerk, Cindee Boyd at 937-465-2716.

 Paul Kary will be present to autograph his book, “The Strength to Endure” from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm in the Township Trustee Room at Town Hall.   Kary was a POW for seven years in Viet Nam.  The books are $30 each with proceeds going to The West Liberty Historical Society’s Opera House Project.

 The Old Fashioned Community Soup Dinner will be held at the Fire House from 4 pm to 6 pm.  Stop by for a hot cup of soup and fellowship with other community members.

 The 19th Annual Luminary 5K Run, in honor of Paul Johnson, will begin at 5 pm making a loop twice around the west side of town.  Walkers are welcome. Registration form can be found on  Questions can be addressed by calling race director Bob Griffith at 937-844-9500, Nick Hostetler at 937-465-2465 or Mark Nelson at 937-441-1569.  Prizes will be awarded after the parade.

 The Christmas Parade and Christmas tree lighting will began at 6 pm.  If you would like to enter a float, decorate a vehicle, march or walk or enter your animals, parade forms can be found at  The theme is “Christmas” so use your imagination and get your entry ready.  Santa will be in the parade so no more Santa’s please.

 Following the parade the children can visit Santa’s Work Shop at the Fire House

for treats and a picture with the Jolly Old Elf himself. 


HEAP- Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
2nd Annual Jingle and Mingle Vendors Event
1:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Come out and start your holiday shopping with some of your local vendors ,crafters and home bakers. Come have a good time in a fun environment and meet some new people . December 2,2017 Youngs Building 1645 Co Rd 18 Bellefontaine,Ohio 43311 11am to 430pm

For more information:
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:

For more information:
Amber Armbruster
(759) 296-2200
Fall prevention class offered at Green Hills Community
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Green Hills Community offers fall prevention classes to help reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels for older adults. “LIFE in Balance” (Learning Interventions with Functional Exercise) is a six-week structured group intervention that emphasizes practical strategies to reduce fear of falling and increase activity levels. Participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable, set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, and exercise to increase strength and balance. LIFE in Balance is from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays from Nov. 13 to Dec. 18 in the Chapel located in the Green Hills Community Center, 6557 US 68 South, West Liberty. The presenter is Nita Wilkinson, a certified balance trainer. To register, call (937) 465-0700 or e-mail

For more information:
Rebecca Marker-Smith
(937) 650-7117
Zanesfield Turkey Raffle
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Annual Zanesfield Turkey Raffle will be Monday, November 20 at 7pm at the Tri-Valley Fire Department .

Book on Tap
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

“A New Book Club, For A Brew Generation” A casual book group for 20 - 30 somethings and beyond, interested in reading fun and edgy books, with a trivia style discussion at the "Tap of Ohio." Hosted by Logan County Libraries and Brewfontaine every 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 P.M. beginning July 17th! Library cards are required for book checkouts. Participants must be 21 years of age to purchase adult beverages.

For more information:
Stephanie Lamb
(937) 599-4189