Beads and jewelry show
AMHERST - Join Pat Catan's Craft Centers as they "hit the road" to prove that beading and jewelry making is not only a whole lot of fun, but it's also not really that hard, with their free "Bead and Jewelry Roadshow." A guest MC will be there to entertain as you enjoy the free hands-on-try-me's tables. Admission is free and open to the public. Catch the show at 1955 Cooper Foster Park Road in Amherst. Call (440) 960-1400 for details. The show is from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday.
This event will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Apple's in Norwalk. There will also be a bake sale. Proceeds from the event will benefit Brownie Troop 714, Norwalk.
MONROEVILLE - The Friends of the Monroeville Public Library will hold the annual business meeting at 3:30 p.m. Monday at the library. The nominating committee will present its slate of officers for election for the upcoming year.
Local boat ride
SANDUSKY - The Democratic Women of Erie County will participate in cruising Sandusky Bay on the Goodtimes at 6 p.m. Sept. 17. A donation of $18 includes trip and dinner. Call (419) 359-1359, (419) 625-0255 or (419) 621-9676 by Monday to register or e-mail MAGroot@bex.net.
Social Security seminar
Anyone who is considering retirement in the near future may be interested in attending a Social Security pre-retirement seminar from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Sandusky Social Security office, 200 Hancock St.
Seminar participants will learn bout benefits that are available and the Social Security application process. The instructor will also answer questions.
The seminar is intended for people who are approaching retirement age and are not currently receiving Social Security benefits.
Registration is required. Call the Sandusky Social Security office at (419) 625-6052 or (419) 625-1401 ext. 220 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
FITCHVILLE - The board of trustees of Fitchville Township have announced township residents will be able to use their orange landfill cards at the landfill the last two weeks of September.