Briefly, July 30

Learn to shop smart

FOSTORIA – Today at 1 p.m., ProMedica Fostoria Hospital is to offer a program on smart food shopping. The venue is Great Scot Supermarket, 560 Plaza Drive, Fostoria.

Ice cream offered

FOSTORIA – Grace United Church of Christ, north of the Fostoria Shopping Plaza on US 23, is to serve an ice cream social and bake sale 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Friday.

Drug-free workplaces

subject of upcoming forum

FREMONT – A free “Drug Free Workplace Training” is to take place Aug. 13 at Sandusky County Department of Job and Family Services, 2511 Countryside Drive, Fremont.

Registration begins at 8 a.m., with the workshop running 8:30-10 a.m.

The presenter is Scot Camp from Working Partners Systems. Camp has been the program consultant there for more than eight years, dealing with client care, sales and marketing and client education and training. He is to discuss “Implications of Marijuana on Employers and Business.”

Registration is due by Aug. 9. For information and registration, call (419) 334-6377.

Rummage sale slated at Eiry

As the Allen Eiry Center prepares for renovations, volunteers are gathering items that will not be needed after the remodeling. These are to be sold at a rummage sale 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Aug. 9 at the center, 28 Hopewell Ave.

Golf outing to support

local mentoring program

Seneca Mentoring Youth Link is ready to start matching children with mentors this fall. To support this effort, the first annual Seneca Mentoring Youth Link Golf Outing is planned for Aug. 31. It begins with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.

The fee is $240 per four-person team, which includes a catered chicken dinner. To register, call or text Jay at (567) 207-6578.

Diabetes camp offered

FINDLAY – The Greater Northwest Ohio Diabetes Camp is set for Aug. 9-11 at Camp Berry in Findlay. This is an overnight camp for children ages 5-17 with Type 1 diabetes.

For more information and registration, call Wendi at (419) 424-0380 ext. 3249.

Farmers’ market returns

FOSTORIA – The next Fostoria Farmers’ Market is 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the downtown KeyBank, 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Featuring locally grown fresh produce, this Farmers’ Market has a “Healthy Living” theme.

Information on food preservation is to be available, as well as programs offered by the Geary Family YMCA and Good Shepherd Home. ProMedica Fostoria Hospital is to give free blood pressure screenings.