Community Calendar

"LETTERS FOR LITERACY SCRABBLE TOURNAMENT"   Columbus Literacy Council   Tuesday, September 8   Seventh Son Brewing Company   6:00pm - 11:00pm   This event takes Scrabble to a whole new level to raise money for literacy programs.   For details, call (614) 746-5291 or log on to www.columbusliteracy.org.

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"REGGAE MUSIC FEST AND FAMILY FUN DAY"   Community Partners Youth Development Organization   Saturday, September 5   Columbus Commons Bicentennial Pavilion   2:00pm - 6:00pm   Celebrate unity and diversity with art, music and food.   For details, log on to http://www.reggaemusicfest.org.

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"BACKSTAGE AT THE LINCOLN"   Lincoln Theatre Association   Thursday, September 10   Lincoln 769 East Long Street, Columbus   Jazz guitarist and OSU jazz lecturer Kevin Turner, who has recorded and toured with a variety of national artists, will perform.   For details, log on to www.lincolntheatrecolumbus.com.

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"SLICE OF COLUMBUS"   Nationwide Children's Hospital   Wednesday, September 16   Columbus Commons   5:00pm - 10:00pm   Enjoy pizza from local shops and vote on your favorite.  The evening also features live music and children's activities.   For details, call (614) 355-5413 or log on to www.NationwideChildrens.org/SliceOfColumbus.

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"STEPS FOR SARCOMA"   James Cancer Hospital   Sunday, September 13   Wendy's International, Dublin   8:30am   This family-friendly 5K also features a photo booth, silent auction and a raffle.   For details, log on to http://u.osu.edu/stepsforsarcoma.

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"THE MISER"   Actors' Theatre of Columbus   August 6 - September 6   Schiller Park   8:00pm   This work by Moliere has been adapted by Miles Malleson and is directed by Pamela Hill.   For details, call (614) 444-6888 or log on to www.theactorstheatre.org.

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"FAMILY DAY SERIES"   Pizzuti Collection   September 20, October 4      These free family days feature a guided children's tour, an art-inspired scavenger hunt, and each child will be given a sketchbook to created his or her own masterpieces.   For details, log on to www.pizzuticollection.org.

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"VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITION"   Greater Columbus Arts Council   June 25-September 6   Columbus Museum of Art   This exhibit highlights the talent and ability of local award-winning artists.   For details, call (614) 221-4848 or log on to www.columbusmuseum.org.

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"COUNTRY JAM 2015"   Bluestone Promotions   September 4 and 5   Legend Valley Music Center, Thornville   Country music superstar Eric Church is one of the many acts featured at this outdoor festival.   For details, log on to www.LegendValleyFestivals.com.

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"FASHION MEETS MUSIC FESTIVAL"   September 5 and 6   Arena District   This two-day, four-stage festival features live music and talented designers fused in one celebration.   For details, log on to http://fmmf.us/festival-info/.

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"FALL CLASSES"   McConnell Arts Center   Begin September 8   777 Evening Street, Worthington   Classes begin for BalletMet, art classes and workshops.   For details, e-mail arts@mcconnellarts.org or call (614) 431-0329.

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"FAMILY NATURE INVESTIGATIONS:  AMAZING INSECTS"   The Dawes Arboretum   Saturday, September 5   Route 13, five miles south of Newark   10:00am - 11:00am   Search for butterflies and other insects in gardens and discover how you can grow plants to help them.   For details, call (740) 323-2355 or log on to www.dawesarb.org.

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"ARCH CITY COMEDY FESTIVAL"   September 3 - 5   Short North Arts District   This three-day stand-up comedy and podcast festival features more than 30 local, regional and national comedians.   For details, log on to www.archcitycomedyfestival.com.

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"T.O.G. COMMUNITY FESTIVAL"   Temple of Grace Ministries   Saturday, September 5   Franklin Annex in Olde Towne East   11:00am - 10:00pm   Clean, wholesome entertainment for the entire family features comedy, a DJ and a live band.   For details, call (614) 329-2104 or e-mail templeofgraceministrys@gmail.com.

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"GOLDEN BEAR BASH"   Upper Arlington Education Foundation   Sunday, September 6   Tremont Center   6:30pm - 11:00pm   This fun, casual event features food from dozens of restaurants, a wine pull, and music from the Temple Monkeys.   For details, call (614) 487-5007, ext. 1120, or e-mail bearalums@aol.com.

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"2015 COUNTRY JAM"   September 4 and 5   Legend Valley, Buckeye Lake   Eric Church and Big and Rich are featured performers.   For details, log on to http://www.legendvalleyfestivals.com.

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"RHYTHM ON THE RIVER"   Columbus Recreation and Parks   Friday, September 4   Bicentennial Park   7:00pm   The Steepwater Band is featured at this free outdoor councert.   For details, log on to www.SciotoMile.com.

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"HISTORIC DUBLIN STREET BAZAAR"   Historic Dublin Business Association   Saturday, September 5   High Street, Dublin   10:00am - 6:00pm   This open air market celebrates more than 30 local artists, artisans, crafters and food trucks and live entertainment.   For details, call (614) 389-2444 or log on to http://historicdublin.org/events/2-historic-dublin-street-bazaar/.

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"ITEMS FOR THE HOMELESS SHELTER"   The Open Shelter   The homeless and marginally housed need the basics, including toiletries.   For details, call (614) 562-2169 or log on to www.TheOpenShelter.com.

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"GO 4 GOLD CHARITY FOOTBALL GAME"   AngelWorks   Saturday, September 5   Canal Winchester High School   3:30pm   Former Buckeye football players take to the grid-iron to assist local families with children battling cancer.   For details, log on to www.myangelworks.org.

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"WALK 4 HOPE"   Lighthouse Counseling Service   Saturday, September 12   Inniswood Metro Park, Westerville   9:00am   This leisurely, guided one-mile walk supports those with mental illness and mental health conditions.   For details, call (614) 337-1986 or log on to www.lighthousepathway.org.

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"CHEERING ON THE CREW TO VICTORY"   A Kid Again   Sunday, September 6   MAPFRE Stadium   7:00pm   More than 400 sick children, their siblings and their parents will cheer on the Columbus Crew SC in their game against Dallas.   For details, log on to www.akidagain.org.

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"AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER"   Leadership Experience   Saturday, September 12   10:00am - 2:00pm   Jazz group E-Flat will perform.   For details, call (614) 367-0362 or log on to www.eventbrite.com.

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"HEROES FOR HEROES"   Reynoldsburg Division of Police   Saturday, September 12   This 5K obstacle team challenge supports the Hope for the Warriors program.   For details, log on to https://premierraces.com/running-races-columbus-ohio.

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"JUSTICE FOR ALL"   Columbus Metropolitan Club   Wednesday, September 9   Athletic Club of Columbus   12:00pm - 1:15pm   The panel will discuss the legal problems facing those least able to resolve them.   For details, call (614) 464-3220 or log on to www.columbusmetroclub.org.

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"TEAM REUNION"   Capitol City Comets Track and Field Team   Saturday, September 12   Marion Franklin Community Recreation Center, Columbus   2:00pm - 5:00pm   Food, music, games and some friendly competition highlight this event.   For details, call (614) 822-5525.

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"ANNUAL APPEAL"   Bike Lady, Inc.   Help buy bikes for local children in foster care.   For details, log on to http://www.bikelady.org/DONATE.html.

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"9-11 MEMORIAL STAIR CLIMB"   National Fallen Firefighters Foundation   Friday, September 11   MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus   9:03am   Participants will climb the stairs of the stadium to show that the firefighters who died September 11, 2001 will never be forgotten.   For details, log on to www.firehero.org.

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"FREE PRODUCE MARKET"   Whitehall United Methodist Church   Saturday, September 19   525 Bernhard Road   12:00pm   Free fresh produce is available for those who are eligible.   For details, call (614) 235-8796.

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"SIXTH ANNUAL GOLF OUTING"   Helping Hands Center for Special Needs   Friday, September 11   High Lands Golf Club   This outing, featuring a four-person scramble with a modified shotgun start, supports programs serving children with autism and other developmental disabilities.    For details, call (614) 262-7520 or log on to www.helpinghandscenter.com.

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