Community Bulletin Board


Benefit concert in support of LifeCare Hospice Wednesday, July 21 at 7 p.m. at Wooster United Methodist Church, 243 N. Market St., Wooster. Organist John Finney featured with Annie Gerig on several duets. Free admission and a freewill offering.


Due to an increase of COVID-19 cases in Wayne County, the Wayne County Health Department canceled STD/HIV clinics. For updates on when services will resume, check the health department’s website at or call the Walnut Street building at 330-264-9590.

Wayne County Historical Society remains closed due to pandemic and hopes to reopen safely in late summer or early fall.


DM LightHouse Ministries, led by Pastor Daniel and Vasia McElroy, starting weekly Sunday service at 4:30 p.m. at Redwood Apartment building, 1862 Plum Dr., Orrville. Monthly baptisms at Inn at Amish Door Hotel, 1210 Winesburg St., Wilmot. Email and visit

Trinity United Church of Christ, 150 E. North St., Wooster, Sunday worship at 9:30 a.m. Weekly services and activity recordings on church website, Facebook and YouTube. Tune in and stay connected at, and

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Wayne County, 3186 Burbank Road, Wooster, Sunday services currently held online at 10 a.m. Check website for Zoom link and other activities at

Bible study via free conference call at 7 p.m. every Wednesday and Sunday night. Call 406-404-6933, and when prompted, enter 355684051#. Any questions, call Dean Shoup at 330-231-0319.

Trinity United Methodist Church, 1556 Rex Drive, Orrville, in-person services Sunday at 9 a.m. and online at 9 a.m. at and Safety protocols and social distancing followed for in-person service and facial coverings required.

Smithville United Methodist Church, 243 N. Milton St., Smithville, in-person morning worship at 9:30 a.m. followed by Sunday school at 10:45 a.m. Facility handicapped accessible. Must wear mask. Sanitizer provided and social distancing observed. Services also on Facebook Live. Search for Smithville UMC. Call 330-669-2371 or email Visit

“Treasured: Discovering You’re Priceless to God” is the theme of Vacation Bible School to be hosted by Shreve United Methodist Church from 9 a.m.-noon July 12-15. Lunch will be provided to the children each day. The VBS, for children ages preschool through fourth grade, will meet in the church’s activity center. Children will have a chance to make new friends, participate in creative games, sing inspirational music and understand how they are priceless to God. For more information, call the church at 330-567-2051. Register at

Moreland Back Yard Bible Club for children of all ages July 19-21 from 6-7:30 p.m. at 7022 Millersburg Road, Wooster. Call 330-465-8324.


Martha’s Cupboard, a mission of Holmesville United Methodist Church, open at church third Saturday each month from 10 a.m. to noon. Distributing free items such as household cleaning products, personal hygiene products, baby items, toiletries and more with number depending on family size and availability of products. Requirements are financial need (no proof of income necessary) and a photo ID. Contributions can be made to Martha’s Cupboard at Holmesville UMC, P.O. Box 37, Holmesville, OH 44633. Call 330-275-1962.


Moreland Garden Club meets second Tuesday each month at various locations. Email Barb Moore for details at

Wayne County Stitchers meet second Tuesday each month at 10 a.m. at Parkview Christian Church, 1912 Burbank Road, Wooster.


County Line Historical Society Museum, 281 N. Market St., Shreve, open houses second Saturday each month from noon to 3 p.m. Parking at Shreve Auto Repair, Farmers National Bank and downtown parking lots. Handicap parking at rear of museum, entering alley off East Robinson Street. Admission $2 for adults, with children 12 and under free. Call Nancy at 330-496-4024.

Mel Riebe/Tim Mastrine Memorial 4-Man Golf Scramble Saturday, Aug. 7 at Riceland Golf Course. Shotgun start at 7:45 a.m. Cost $60 per golfer or $240 per team. For tee times/questions, call Erich Riebe at 330-465-2149.

West Holmes Class of 1965 56-year reunion Saturday, Aug. 7 at Fire Ridge Golf Course in Millersburg. Social hour at 4 p.m. with dinner at 5 p.m. A Friday night social is possible. For more information and reservations, call Jenifer at 330-464-0002.


OhioKAN Kinship & Adoption Navigator, a program of the State of Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, is a free program designed to assist children, caregivers and families in the state find solutions to circumstances and challenges they face. For free personal help navigating the local and state resources available, call 1-844-Ohio-KAN (1-800-644-6526) or go to

A Brain Injury Support Group meets monthly on Zoom/video chat second Tuesday each month at 4 p.m. Email Jim Foley at

A Discussion Group for Autistic Adults meets monthly on Zoom. Email Jim Foley at

Celebrate Recovery Wednesdays through Dec. 29 from 6-8 p.m. at NewPointe Community Church, Dover campus. Call 330-602-3040. Participants welcome any time.


Wayne County Parent to Parent Org seeking volunteers to join board. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving families and individuals with developmental disabilities in Wayne County. Board members must be parents or guardians of individual with a developmental disability or work or care for an individual with a developmental disability. Board meetings held once a month. If interested email or call 330-946-2099. Due to COVID-19 concerns, board meetings by conference call.