Community Bulletin Board

Fulton County

Senior Center

Luncheon Reservations




Home delivered – $2

On-site suggested donation

Seniors (over 60) – $2

All others – $3.50


Tuesday, Aug. 16: Roast turkey, savory bread dressing, steamed broccoli, wax beans, orange cranberry relish.

Wednesday, Aug. 17: Goulash, cooked cabbage, mixed vegetables, peaches, pie.

Thursday, Aug. 18: Shepherd’s pie, summer squash, green salad, fruit crisp.


Tuesday, Aug. 16: 10 a.m., Food & Fitness; 11 a.m.., “Just So You Know,” Fulton County Health Department; 11 a.m., Tai Chi On Your Own, gym; noon, lunch; 1 p.m., Choir Practice; 1 p.m., Tai Chi On Your Own, gym.

Wednesday, Aug. 17: 11 a.m., Music by jazz pianist Ian Armstrong; noon, lunch; 1 p.m., Pepper.

Thursday, Aug. 18: 10:15 a.m., Bingo; 11 a.m., Tai Chi On Your Own, gym; noon, lunch; 1 p.m., Tai Chi On Your Own, gym.


SWCD meeting

Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors meeting, Monday, Aug. 22, 8 p.m., 8770 State Highway 108, Suite B.

CPC Walkathon

30th Annual Steps for Life Walkathon, Saturday, Sept. 17, MacDonald-Ruff Ice Rink, Bryan. For information, call CPC Women’s Health Resource at 419-335-0117.


Tuesday, Aug. 16, 1:30 p.m., Fulton County Senior Center, 240 Clinton St., Wauseon. Call center prior to reserve lunch.

Family First Council

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 8:30 a.m., Fulton County Health Department, 606 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. For information, call Karen Pennington, 419-337-0915.

Blood drives

Saturday, Aug. 27, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Fayette Church of the Nazarene, 511 S. Fayette St.

Golden Wedding Party

The 159th Fulton County Fair Golden Wedding Party, Sunday, Sept. 4, 1 p.m., Fulton County Fair. Residents married 50 years or more prior to fair welcome; get free admission passes that day. Entries due by Friday Aug. 26, at 4:30 p.m. Information needed: date of marriage, husband’s and wife’s names and dates of birth, and complete address. Drop off at fairgrounds office or mail to: Fulton County Fair, 4793 County Road 2, Swanton, Ohio 43558.

FCHC healthcare camps

High school/college student healthcare camp, Fulton County Health Center, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 1-4:30 p.m. Discussions in changes in healthcare, healthcare career, basic concepts in preparation and vocational development. Tour the facility. Gateway to volunteering and job shadowing. Limited to first 10 students; reservations required. For information, contact Mary Gautz at 419-330-2695 or visit


Blue Star/Gold Star

Blue Star/ Gold Star Presentation, Sunday, Aug 28, 3 p.m., Wauseon VFW 7424, 1133 N. Ottokee St. The family of Jon Martin will be presented the Gold Star. This is truly a memorable day where many like you will get to hear about the loved one you have serving. Everyone welcome.

If you are a parent or spouse of someone currently serving in the military stateside or abroad, and would like a Blue Star to display in your window, contact Sherry Ann, 419-388-6010.


Free food distribution, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 9 a.m. until gone, First Christian Church, 129 E. Elm St. Availability based on need. Proof of income and photo ID. Other services available; call 419-337-7342.

Safe Communities Coalition

Thursday, Aug. 18, 8:30 a.m., Fulton County Administration Building, 152 S. Fulton St., second floor conference room, Wauseon. For information, call Rachel Kinsman or Karen Pennington at 419-337-0915.

Spaghetti dinner

Sunday, Sept. 4, 4-7 p.m., VFW #7424, 1133 N. Ottokee St. Benefit for Brady Hohl to get eSight device. Seeking donations for raffle; call Melissa Hohl, 419-870-7740.

Farmers market

Every Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., on Fulton Street across from the Wauseon Chamber of Commerce, until Oct. 8. Vegetables, fruits, baked goods, herbs, honey, flowers, and crafts. Live music.

Class of ‘56 reunion

The Wauseon High School Class of 1956 will hold a reunion Saturday, Aug. 27, at Sullivan’s Restaurant, 141 N. Fulton St. For reservations, call Kay Roth at 419-335-3941, Barb Binghan at 419-335-1366, Alice Potter at 419-337-4484, Shirley Ruby at 419-337-2656, Jan Bratton at 419-822-4070 or Mary Behnfeldt at 419-337-0134.

Strength in Numbers

Thursday, Aug. 25, 7-8:15 p.m., St. Caspar Catholic Church, 1205 N. Shoop Ave. Support group for anyone affected by addiction in Fulton County.

Community meal

Every Thursday, 5-6:30 p.m., Christ UMC, 215 N. Fulton St. Thursday, Aug.18 hosted by Nancy and Phil Badenhop.


Hope for Tomorrow

Tuesday, Aug. 16, 6:30-8 p.m., Community Health Professionals, 230 Westfield Drive. Bereavement group led by trained facilitator. Open to all grief-related issues. For information, call 419-445-5128.


Breakfast at Legion

Sundays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., American Legion Post #373 at 5939 State Highway 109. Eggs, sausages, pancakes, biscuits, gravy with toast, coffee and juice. Adults $7.25, children ages 6 to 12, $4.50 and under 3 is free.

Bingo every Tuesday – doors open at 5 p.m.; lightning round at 6 p.m.; regular game at 7 p.m.


Alzheimer’s support group

Alzheimer’s Association Support Group for Swanton area, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 3-4:30 p.m., Swanton Health Care & Retirement Center, 214 S. Munson Road. Facilitator: Chris Cremean L.S.W. Open to public. For information, call 419-825-1145.

Same location: confidential, free memory screenings Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Initiative of Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. Conducted by Cremean.

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