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First Presbyterian dinner

The Greenfield First Presbyterian Church Baked Steak Dinner will be held Sunday, Jan. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the church dining room. The menu is baked steak, mashed potatoes, green beans/corn, variety of salads, variety of desserts, rolls, iced tea, coffee and lemonade. Carryout is available. The suggested donation is $8. Children under 12 are free.

Hillsboro School Board

The Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22 at the board offices, 39 Willettsville Pike. The board’s finance committee will meet at 6 p.m. the same evening in the treasurer’s office at the same location.

Immunization clinic

There will be a clinic for clinic for immunizations only from 1-4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22 at the Highland County Health Department, 1487 N. High St., Suite 400, Hillsboro.

Library Salatin Semester

The Lynchburg Branch Library and Handfuls of Clover Farm are sponsoring the 12-week Salatin Semester, beginning Jan. 22. The Salatin Semester is a course in how to develop and maintain a small family farm that produces a variety of products. The instructor will be Ted Rosenmayer. Classes will be held from 6-8 p.m. Mondays. The course is limited to 20 participants so those interested are asked to sign-up in advance by calling the library, located at 102 S. Main St., at 937-364-2511 or stopping in. Topics include irrigation, fencing, on-farm processing, relationship marketing, ideal farm layout, leasing farms and more.

SOESC Governing Board

The Southern Ohio Educational Service Center will have a Waddell Scholarship Committee meeting at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23 at the SOESC office, 3321 Airborne Road, Wilmington, followed by the SOESC Governing Board organizational meeting at 6:30 p.m.

Care-A-Van schedule

The Care-A-Can Health Assessment Clinic, a cooperative service brought to you by the Highland County Health Department and Highland District Hospital, will be at the Rocky Fork Truck Stop near Rainsboro from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23.

Soup’s On Free Meal

The Soup’s On Free Meal will be held Saturday, Jan. 27 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, corner of North High and North streets, Hillsboro. Prayer and Praise will be at 4:30 p.m. and dinner is served from 5-6 p.m. The menu will be chili soup, peanut butter sandwiches, applesauce, assorted drinks and desserts.

Fall Creek Pancake Supper

The Fall Creek Friends Church, 11345 Karnes Road, invites the public to its annual pancake supper that will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10. The menu includes pancakes or waffles, ham or sausage, and milk or coffee.

Sweetheart Charity Ball

The 14th annual SATH Valentine’s Sweetheart Charity Ball will be held Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Roberts Centre in Wilmington. Appetizers are at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and dancing from 8-11 p.m. The cost is $100 per couple which includes appetizers, dinner, dancing, a photo and door prizes. Child care is available. For tickets or more information call Linda Allen at 937-366-6657 or 937-364-6144, or visit www.kampdovetail.com to purchase tickets online.

Highland Co. Farm Bureau

Highland County Farm Bureau will kick off its 2018 membership drive Sunday, Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. at The Elk House Restaurant in Hillsboro. The goals for increasing Farm Bureau membership in the county will be explained as well as prizes and other incentives you can earn by helping with the drive. Dinner and drinks will be served during the event. Call the County Farm Bureau office at 937-378-2212 by Tuesday, Feb. 13 to make your reservations.

HDH Board of Governors

The Highland District Hospital Board of Governors meets in 2018 on the last Wednesday of each month, January to November, at 7 p.m. in the boardroom at HDH. Meeting schedules for specific committees can be obtained by contacting Melinda Russell at 393-6101.