Due to ongoing construction at the Huron County Courthouse, the drive-thru for the treasurer's office will not be open for second-half collection. Drive-thru hours will resume in 2008.
Mail property taxes to 16 E. Main St., Norwalk, Ohio 44857, or drop them off between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. There is a night deposit located at the front of the building. The deadline to pay second-half taxes is July 13.
People who have Alzheimer's disease or a related disorder are often cared for at home by family members and friends. To help caregivers in Huron County, the Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter, invites anyone who has a family member or friend with memory loss to attend a caregiver group meeting at 3:30 p.m. July 26 at The Carriage House of Fisher-Titus Medical Center, 175 Shady Lane, Norwalk.
This meeting is free and open to the community. For more information about the Norwalk caregiver group and other services available to caregivers, call Leslie Opper at (419) 668-8101 or Carrie Boes at (419) 668-4228, or the Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter, at 1-800-272-3900 or (419) 522-5050.
Library's July schedule
The following programs will be held at the Milan-Berlin Township Public Library during the month of July:
"Dog Demonstration" from 2 to 3 p.m., Wednesday at Milan Public Library, 19 E. Church St. See how the Norwalk Police Department uses its police dog to solve crimes. Call (419) 499-4117 for details.
"Blood Pressure Screening" from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at Milan Public Library, 19 E. Church St. Blood pressure screening by a Fisher-Titus Medical Center professional. Call (419) 499-4117 for information.
"Pajama Storytime" will be 7 p.m., July 17 at Milan Public Library, 19 E. Church St. Bring a blanket to the library yard to enjoy an evening storytime. Call (419) 499-4117 for details.
"Harry Potter Party" from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 18 at Berlin Township Public Library, 4 E. Main St. Trivia, games ... fun for all. For information, call (419) 588-2250.
"Harry Potter Spectacular" from 10 a.m. to noon July 21 at Milan Public Library, 19 E. Church St. All things Harry Potter ... crafts, costume contest, "potions" and "critters!" Call (419) 499-4117 for details.
"Food Mysteries" from 10 to 11 a.m. July 25 at Berlin Township Public Library, 4 E. Main St. Enjoy games, crafts, and stories of mysterious foods. Call (419) 588-2250 for information and to register.
"Are You a Boredom Eater?" from 6 to 7 p.m. July 26 at Milan Public Library, 19 E. Church St. Do you eat even when you're not hungry? Join OSU Extension's Donna Green to learn strategies to stop boredom eating. Call (419) 499-4117 to register.