Through February 22 registered girls will begin taking Girl Scout Cookie orders. Seven varieties of cookies are offered this year: Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Trefoils, Do-Si-Dos, Savannah Smiles, and Rah Rah Raisins. New this year, Rah Rah Raisins are hearty oatmeal cookies with plump raisins and Greek yogurt-flavored chunks. The cookies are selling for $4 per box.
Black & White Gala, a Valentine’s Charity Ball, will be Saturday, February 21, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Height at American Legion, 2000 Buckland Avenue in Fremont. Dinner and Dance Tickets: $25 Single, $40 Couple. Order Tickets in advance payable to: Women of Grace Ministries, PO Box 1001, Fremont OH 43420. For more information, please call 419-332-1001.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services in partnership with OhioMeansJobs, the state’s electronic job placement system, has launched a new website designed to help people with physical and developmental disabilities find work. OhioMeansAccessibility.com functions as a job board for those looking for work and a resource for employers with job openings. It also acts as a tool for service providers who need to pair people served with employment opportunities.