June 18-22 – Safety Town

13 Jun

2018 06 18-22 Safety Town

Hocking College, Nelsonville
June 18-22, 2018       9 am-11:30 am

Safety education program available for children ages 4-6.

For more information and online registration, visit https://hockingcollege.regfox.com/safety-town-2018.


June 17 – Peanut Butter & Jelly 5K/10K

13 Jun

2018 06 17 PB&J 5K

Eclipse Company Town, The Plains
Sunday, June 17, 2018         8:30 am

Athens Professionals for Philanthropy is hosting this event to support the Peanut Butter & Jelly Project to provide meals to low-income children in the summer. The event includes a Kid’s 100 yard dash and a Kid’s 1 Mile Run. Register online at https://athensprofessionals.com/pbj-race/.

June 15 – Financial Literacy Workshop for Nonprofits

13 Jun

2018 06 15 Financial Literacy Workshop

WVU Parkersburg, College Activities Center, Parkersburg
Friday, June 15, 2018     11:30 am-3 pm

Financial tips that every nonprofit executive and board member should know. For registration and details, visit http://www.wvup.edu/wvu-parkersburg-to-host-financial-literacy-workshop-on-june-15/.

June 16 – Ohio River Sweep on the Hocking

12 Jun

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Saturday, June 16, 2018      9:30 am-11:30 am

Volunteers are needed to assist with the 2018 Ohio River Sweep on the Hocking. Local riverbank clean-up efforts are being hosted by the Athens Soil and Water Conservation District and its partnering agencies.

Visit www.athensswcd.org to pre-register (encouraged) or meet at the Athens Community Center parking lot on East State Street at 9 am to register.

Volunteers should wear clothes that can get dirty and closed toe shoes. Trash bags and a limited number of gloves will be provided.

June 15 – Athens County Elder Abuse Awareness Day

12 Jun

2018 06 15 Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Athens Public Library, 30 Home Street, Athens

Friday, June 15, 2018        10 am-11:30 am

Athens County Department of Job and Family Services will host the annual Elder Abuse Awareness event, providing information about elder abuse and area support agencies. The guest speaker will be Debbie Gibson, Court Administrator, Athens County Juvenile/Probate Courts. This event is free and open to the public. For more details, call Adult Protective Service at 740-677-4208.

June 15 – Dementia Conversations

12 Jun

The Athens Village, ACEnet Bldng B Conf Rm, 94 Columbus Rd, Athens
Friday, June 15, 2018          11:30 am

Learn helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations related to dementia, including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving and making legal and financial plans. Only 10 spaces. To reserve a space, email   wvinfo@alz.org   or   call 800-272-3900. For more information, visit http://www.alz.org/wv/in_my_community_education.asp.

June 15, 22, 29 – Athens Walk-In Free Medical Clinic

12 Jun

Heritage Community Clinic, Grosvenor Hall 055, 16 West Green Dr, Athens
Fridays:  June 15, 22, 29, 2018      9 am-11 am

Free medical clinic for qualifying low-income, uninsured, and under-insured adults 18-64. For details, call 740-593-2432 or email rutterj3@ohio.edu.

For more dates, visit
https://calendar.ohio.edu/site/medicine/event/athens-walk-in-free-medical-clinic-16/   and click on View Full Schedule.