1. JOY Club @ North Mount Zion Church

    JOY Club @ North Mount Zion Church

    JOY Club is the children’s arm of the Baptist Church Planters Youth Ministry. JOY Club began in 1951. It continues to be an effective, inexpensive and flexible porgram designed to reach young people (Pre-K through 6th grade) inside and outside the church. JOY Clubs can be found in over seventy locations in thirty states and Canada. Since its inception, JOY has been an acronym for Jesus first, Others second, and Yourself last. The quality materials are affordable for churches and include Bible lessons with beautiful visuals and power points, songs, vests or banners, motivating awards, exciting missionary stories, activity sheets...

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  2. You’re Invited! “Soul to Soul” Event @ Dupont Church of the Brethren

    You’re Invited!  “Soul to Soul” Event @ Dupont Church of the Brethren

    “Bless the Lord oh my soul” Psalm 103. Dupont Church of the Brethren will host a “Soul to Soul” event on Saturday, September 9, 9am-2pm. All are invited to this free community event to pick up items you are in need of – clothing, coats, shoes, purses, household items and garden produce. Dupont Church of the Brethren is located on State Route 634 in Dupont. This event is sponsored by the Ladies Tea Fellowship Group.

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  3. 7th Annual Van Wert County Fairgrounds Bluegrass Festival, Sept 22, 23, & 24

    7th Annual Van Wert County Fairgrounds Bluegrass Festival, Sept 22, 23, & 24

    Its back! Camping, jamming, food/concession, corn hole tournament, flea market & BLUEGRASS – all at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds. This year’s band line-up is: The Kevin Prater Band (Friday) Echo Valley (Friday & Saturday) Fox-Tail Grass Reunion (Saturday) New Outlook (Saturday) Ottawa County Bluegrass (Friday & Saturday) Steve Scott & the Scott Brothers (Friday & Saturday) Charity Moore & the Big Ugly Boys (Friday) Brian Holbrooks & Poor Botoom Grass (Friday) The Chris Graber Family & Singers (Friday) Mike Kaufman (Sunday) Admission is $15 for Friday, $20 for Saturday, and $5 for Sunday – weekend pass is $30. Bands...

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  4. “Weekend Bounty” Raffle Tickets Available

    “Weekend Bounty” Raffle Tickets Available

    Packs for Pirates and R & B Meats are offering raffle tickets for a “Weekend Bounty” package. Prizes are gift certificates to R & B Meats – a $200 gift certificate, a $100 gift certificate, and a $50 gift certificate. Tickets are $5.00 each and the drawing will be held at Continental Fall Festival on September 24th. Tickets are available at Bloomers and other local businesses. Thank you for supporting this Packs for Pirates fundraiser!

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  5. Continental Farmers Market – Friday, September 8

    Continental Farmers Market – Friday, September 8

    The Continental Library Committee will be offering a full dinner at the Farmers Market on Friday, September 8. The menu will be: Ham, Baked Beans, Layered Vegetable Salad, Ice Cream with assorted toppings. The Farmers Market is each Friday afternoon, 4:30 – 6:30. Vendor set-up is FREE. Stop by for garden produce, baked goods, crafts, and garage sale type items. The Farmers Market is located in the parking lot of Continental United Methodist Church on North Main Street.

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  6. Fall Festival Parade Participant Information

    Fall Festival Parade Participant Information

    The Son’s of the American Legion, Squadron 541 and the Fall Festival Committee would like to invite area businesses, clubs, churches, and organizations to be a participant in the Fall Festival Parade on Sunday, September 24, 2017. The parade will assemble in the parking lot on the north side of Continental High School. Please enter the staging area via the 6th Street entrance. Parade staging begins at 12:15pm with the parade starting at 1:00pm. We are asking that all candy and give-aways are NOT tossed from the parade vehicle or float but passed out by people walking alongside. If you...

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  7. “The Joys & Benefits of Life With God” Revival Series – Sept 10, 11, 12

    “The Joys & Benefits of Life With God” Revival Series – Sept 10, 11, 12

    The Continental and North Creek United Methodist churches are teaming up for their Fall revival series based on Psalms 16 – “The Joys & Benefits of Life With God”. Join Pastors Rick Noggle, Chuck Schmunk and their congregations at the following revival services: Sunday, September 10 @ North Creek UM Church Monday, September 11 @ Continental UM Church Tuesday, September 12 @ North Creek UM Church The evening services will begin at 7pm. All are invited to this time of worship and renewal.

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  8. Community Recycling, September 5 – 8

    Community Recycling, September 5 – 8

    Community recycling is available this week, Tuesday, September 5 through Friday, September 8. The location has moved to the Continental Water Treatment Plant on the west edge of town at 501 West Elm Street (1 block south of Rice Street). Recyclable items include paper/cardboard, plastics (1, 2, & 4), and metal cans. What cannot be recycled? No Styrofoam, plastic bags, paper containers with wax or plastic coatings such as pet food bags, frozen food packages, salt bags, cardboard milk or juice containers. Items collected at mobile sites are NOT always the same items accepted at permanent sites. All recycling needs...

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  9. Library Story Time Moved to Thursdays at 10:00am

    Library Story Time Moved to Thursdays at 10:00am

    The Continental Branch Library’s Fall story time will start on Thursday, September 14 at 10:00am. Note that this is a change from the Monday evening schedule. Story time is a great time to introduce the little ones to a group setting where they can interact with new friends, do a craft or two, and listen to the library aide read a couple of stories. September is Library Card Sign-up Month!: Sign up for a Library Card at any of the 8 locations & register for a chance to win a book or movie of your choice up to $25.00 *...

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