Dinner, auction planned

The 25th annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Dinner-Auction will be May 11 at the Sally Buffalo Park's Wallace Lodge, 100 College way Cadiz, or 43000 Industrial Park Road Cadiz. Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner at 6 p.m. Followed by speaker and auction. Tickets include buffet style dinner, drinks, and more. Tickets are $20. For reservation, information, or donate items for auction, contact 740-391-4135 or 740-942-3895. E-mail info@hcrhp.org. Mail reservations to HCRHP, 143 S. Main St., Cadiz, OH 43907. Make checks payable to HCRHP.

Gardening workshop set

Flushing Garden Club will be having a workshop on "Making a Porch Planter" at the Flushing Firehall, 104 E. High St., Flushing, on April 15 at 6:30 p.m. Fred Holub of Holub’s Greenhouse will be the speaker. The workshop fee will $35 and reservations will need to be called into Barb Cencula at 740-968-4395 by March 25. Checks will need to be made out to Flushing Garden Club and mailed to Barb Cencula, 75725 McFarland Road, Cadiz, OH 43907, by the March 25 deadline. Participants will need to bring their own 10-inch to 12-inch pot the potting soil and flowers will be provided. There will be a Chinese Auction and plenty of food for your enjoyment.

Spring Storytime, Toddlertime and Little Tykes set

Barnesville Hutton Memorial Library will be hosting Storytime, Toddlertime and Little Tykes classes this spring. There will be two storytime sessions offered either Monday afternoons from 1 to 1:45 p.m. or Monday evenings from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. The classes will begin March 4 and continue through April 22. Storytime is for children ages 3-5. The 45-minute program includes stories, finger-plays, songs, rhymes and crafts. Each week a theme is presented that becomes the center for all the activities.

Toddlertime is designed for the two year old child and an adult. Parents, caregivers and grandparents have all been a part of this successful program. The 30-minute program centers around the two year old child and the adult participating in songs, finger-plays, creative movement, stories and crafts. There will be two sessions offered either Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m. or Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. Toddlertime will begin March 7 and continue through April 25.

Little Tykes is similar to the Toddlertime program, but is designed for babies, ages 6 months to 2, along with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. This short interactive program introduces board books to children plus we sing songs, participate in finger plays and creative movement. The Spring session will be offered either on Thursdays from 5 to 5:30 p.m. or Friday mornings from 10:30 to 11 a.m. beginning March 7-8 and ending April 25-26.

Registration is required and may be done by visiting the library or calling 740-425-1651.