Upcoming events

Oct. 1 — A blood drive will take place from 1:30 to 6 p.m. at the Buffalo (Cumberland) Presbyterian Church. 

Oct. 3 — There will be a flu shot clinic at the Cumberland firehouse from 1 to 3 p.m. This will be through the Guernsey County Health Department. Don’t forget to bring your insurance/medial card or payment to cover the cost of the shot.

Oct. 5 — There will be a Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Cumberland United Methodist Church at the intersection of Main and Cambridge streets in Cumberland. The meal will be all you can eat spaghetti and is free to the public.

The Guernsey County Sheriff will answer questions at 4 p.m. There will be a K-9 demonstration at 6 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Valley Township and the Cumberland/Spencer Township Neighborhood Watches.

RSVP by Sept. 20 by calling Katrina at 740-509-3595 or Greg at 740-241-0615.

Oct. 7 — There will be a card-making class at the Buffalo (Cumberland) Presbyterian Church from 1 to 3 p.m. No skills or materials are needed. The cost is a $10 donation to the church.

Oct. 8-9 — The SoutheEastern Ohio Joint Solid Waste Management District’s Recycling Trailer is scheduled to be at the Spencer Township Building on Mill Street in Cumberland. Please do not place trash in the trailer or leave items on the ground next to the trailer. The recycling trailer’s schedule is subject to change.

For information about what can and cannot be recycled go to this website - https://wasteabate.org/residential/ . Click on the button marked recycling information.

Wednesdays — There is a quilting group get together beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Presbyterian church in Cumberland at the intersection of Main and Church streets.

Thursdays — Euchre is scheduled at the Chandlersville Community Building from 7 to 9 p.m., weather permitting. (The Community Building is the old Chandlersville School located on SR 146 in Chandlersville.)