Connect Ohio is pleased to have Gallia County Economic Development in conjunction with Gallia County Jobs & Family Services as partners in the statewide Every Citizen Online broadband training project. The free computer and internet basics course is helping area adults connect and communicate in ways many people take for granted. The coursework is geared toward first-time computer and broadband users, includes computer basics, an introduction to the internet and how broadband can be helpful in daily life. Upcoming classes are scheduled for March 12th and 13th from 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm.
Keep Cincinnati Beautiful is asking us to save the date: Saturday, March 31st from 10 am - 1 pm. This year they will be kicking off the Great American Cleanup by cleaning the city's dirtiest highway's exit and entrance ramps. They have teamed up with the Ohio Department of Transportation, but citizen volunteers are also needed to pitch in.
Kids and parents can join us at Woodland Mound Seasongood Nature Center and get in on the fun, before everyone else does! The Family New Year’s Eve Nature Celebration will be on Saturday, December 31 with festivities starting at 6:00 p.m. and a ball drop at 9:00 p.m. The celebration will be filled with crafts and activities for the kids along with special guests, including a magician , live animals and balloon sculptures. The highlight of the party will be a special ball drop at 9:00 p.m.