BENEFIT GALA: Buddy Up Tennis
Saturday, February 25 Express Live!
The Conspiracy Band will perform at this event to support individuals with Down syndrome.
For details, call log on to http://buddyuptennis.com/gala/
CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Columbus Metropolitan Library
Month of February Various CML Branches Various times
A variety events honoring African Americans will be held throughout the CML system.
For details, call (614) 645-2275 or log on to www.columbuslibrary.org.
A DATE 2 REMEMBER: Columbus Young Professionals Club
Saturday, February 25 Hollywood Casino 6:00pm – 11:59pm
The Taste of Columbus Cocktail Hour is one of the features of this event which raises money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Columbus Inspires.
For details, log on to http://www.date2remember.org.
GO RED FOR WOMEN LUNCHEON: American Heart Association
Thursday, February 23 Hyatt Regency 11:30am - 1:15pm
Find out more about the number one killer of women … cardiovascular disease.
For details, call (614) 396-4434 or log on to www.ColumbusGoRed.heart.org.
MARTINI’S AND MAGIC: A Kid Again
Saturday, February 25 Lincoln Theatre 7:30pm – 11:00pm
Enjoy strolling magicians, heavy hors d’oeuvres and a signature martini.
For details, log on to www.akidagain.org
CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Urban Strings Columbus
Sunday, February 26 Columbus Metropolitan Main Library 3:00pm
Urban Strings will perform to celebrate Black History Month.
For details, log on to www.urbanstrings.squarespace.com.
FRANKLIN COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS GRANT: Ohio Alliance for Arts Education
Deadline: February 28
Civic associations and other groups can apply for funding to improve and enhance community arts projects.
For details, log on to www.oaae.net.
PANCAKE BREAKFAST: Charity Newsies
Saturday, March 4 4300 Indianola Avenue 9:00am – 12:00pm
There will be fun for kids and a visit from Columbus Zoo animals.
For details, log on to www.charitynewsies.org.
PEOPLE OF VISION AWARD DINNER: Prevent Blindness, Ohio Affiliate
Tuesday, March 7 The Boat House at Confluence Park 5:30pm
Ken Schnacke and the Columbus Clippers will be honored.
For details, log on to www.pbohio.org.
STORY618: Rela Leadership
Wednesday, February 22 Southern Theatre 7:30am – 9:00am
Ron Hall, author of “Same Kind of Different As Me”, is the featured speaker.
For details, log on to https://relaleadership.com/2017story618.
GHOST FOREST EXHIBIT: Columbus Cultural Arts Center
February 10 – March 11 Cultural Arts Center
Fiber artist Char Norman explores the schizoid relationship between man and nature.
For details, log on to http://culturalartscenteronline.org.
OWN YOUR OWN SAFETY: IMPACT Safety
Learn strategies for dealing with difficult situation and handling physical threats.
For details, call (614) 437-2884.
MIDWINTER DREAMS: Carpe Diem String Quartet
February 25 at 8:00pm and February 26 at 3:00pm McConnell Arts Center
This concert features the music of Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich and Jeff Midkiff.
For details, log on to www.carpediemstringquartet.com.
HEALTHCARE AND HEALTH NEEDS IN OHIO: Columbus Metropolitan Club
Wednesday, February 22 The Boat House at Confluence Park 12:00pm – 1:15pm
Greg Moody of the Governor’s Office of Health Transformation will discuss “Our Healthy Community”.
For details, call (614) 464-3220 or log on to http://www.columbusmetroclub.org.
HIRING EVENT FOR WAREHOUSE PERSONNEL: Nalara Quality System
Thursday, February 23 6201 Green Pointe Drive, Groveport 9:00am – 4:00pm
Nalara Quality System is hiring tire-lumpers (general labor) and hi-lo drivers.
For details, log on to www.nalara.com.
PHAREZ WHITTED: The King Arts Complex
Saturday, February 25 867 Mt. Vernon Avenue 7:00pm
Trumpet virtuoso Pharez Whitted performs.
For details, call (614) 645-5464 or log on to http://kingartscomplex.com.
SECRET GARDEN TEA PARTY: Indian Mound Mall
Friday, February 24 771 S. 30th Street, Heath 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Kids are invited for an evening of tea, treats and live entertainment.
For details, call (740) 522-6620 or log on to www.indianmoundmall.com.
TOILETRIES THAT GIVE HOPE: She Has A Name Cleaning Services
Month of February
Donate toiletries and other items to help women who’ve survived human trafficking.
For details, e-mail email@example.com.
NOSH: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Central Ohio Chapter
Saturday, February 25 The Ivory Room at Miranova 5:30pm
This fund-raising features a sit-down dinner and dancing to the group OK Maybe.
For details, log on to www.nosh.eventscff.org.
WE’VE KNOWN RIVERS: Ohio Statehouse
Tuesday, February 28 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Story teller Anthony Gibbs brings African American George Washintgon Williams to life.
For details, call (614) 752-9777 or log on to www.ohiostatehouse.org.