CW Sertoma meets
Canal Winchester Sertoma Club meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at Donatos Pizza, 6310 Prentiss School Drive, Canal Winchester. Sertoma’s main sponsorship focus is speech and hearing. Sertoma exists for the noble purpose of "Service to Mankind" by communication of thoughts, ideas and concepts to accelerate human progress in health, education, freedom and democracy. Call Kim Hoffman 837-7504.
At Wagnalls Memorial
The following activities will be held at The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation, 150 E. Columbus St., Lithopolis (for information visit www.wagnalls.org or call (614) 837-4765):
•Belly Dancing Exercise Class Mondays 10-11:30 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. $7 each class.
•Art Classes with Teresa Satola, $10 per class or paid monthly. For information, or to register for either class, call 837-4765, ext 127. Adult class is 6-8 p.m. on Wednesdays. Juvenile class (ages 8-13) is 4-6 p.m. on Wednesdays.
•Gentle Yoga with Gail Sky. Cost is $10 each class. Call (614) 235-7369 for information.
•Preschool Story Time – Winter sessions begin Jan. 13, 14, and 15.
CW chamber events
The Canal Winchester Area Chamber of Commerce (CWACC) announces the following events (for information call Kim Rankin at (614) 837-1556 or visit www.canalwinchester.com):
•Tune in every Thursday at 3:45 p.m. for The Canal Winchester Chat Chamber Radio Program on WFCO fm 90.9 Call to find out how you can be a guest. Listen live on your computer www.wfcofm.com
Assisting combat veterans
AM VETS Post 300 is offering its assistance to returning veterans for the Iraq and Afghanistan war. Those needing help with available benefits and/or guidance for medical care may contact Administrative Assistant Barbara Megoloff at (614) 276-8083 or (614) 805-4333 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southeast Chamber Expo
The Southeastern Franklin County Chamber of Commerce has vendor display tables available for the Jan. 30 Expo at Berwick Manor Restaurant.
Non-Chamber members are invited to promote their business to over 400 business and community members at this event. This event is free for the public to attend and silent auction packages and business give a ways donations are encouraged. Cost for non-Chamber members is $85 for a four foot table and $105 for a six foot table. Tables are available as payment is received.
For information on Chamber memberships, visit the Web site at www.ChamberSEFC.com or call (614) 836-1138 or e-mail to ChamberSEFC@aol.com.
Financial aid meeting
A financial aid information meeting will be held Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Canal Winchester High School Media Center. There will be an overview of the college financial aid process, including an explanation of the various forms of aid – grants, loans, and work study as well as aid application procedures. Steps for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be reviewed. Local scholarship opportunities will also be discussed, and there will be time for questions and answers. While geared to parents of college-bound seniors, parents of underclass students as well as those students out of school who are considering returning to school are also welcome at this meeting. Call Linda Knicely, counselor at Canal Winchester High School, at 920-2646 for information.
Oil painting class
An oil painting class for beginners and intermediate painters will be held Jan. 24 from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at Gender Road Christian Church, 5336 Gender Road, Canal Winchester. Learn to paint with oils in this one day seminar. The class is taught without the use of turpentine. The project will focus on the landscape. Call (614) 837-5303 to register.