Discover Downtown Chillicothe Saint Patricks Day Bar Crawl

Presented By Ross-Chillicothe Convention & Visitor’s Bureau

(Chillicothe) – The Discover Downtown St. Patty’s Day Bar Crawl kicks off at noon on Saturday, March 12. Passports are available now.  

$25 gets you an event T-shirt, one drink ticket, and access to specials at each of the 10 locations.

Go to our link to the Chillicothe-Ross Chamber of Commerce website for more details. CLICK HERE: https://bit.ly/3prDAdv

March Meeting To Discuss Future of Salt Creek Valley Festival

Presented By Rathkamp Financial

(Richmond Dale) – The Salt Creek Valley Festival Committee will be having a meeting on March 15th to discuss the future of the festival.

The meeting will be at 6:30pm at the Jefferson Township Community Building and is open to the public.

A discussion will be held as to the future of the festival, saying “Committee members are needed or this festival could fail to exist.”

Red Cross Blood Drives Schedule For March

Presented By Classic Brands

(Chillicothe) – March is Red Cross Month. During this month, the Red Cross honors the commitment of volunteers and blood and platelet donors to support individuals and families in need. Help can’t wait. In March, donors can ensure people receive the critical care they need by making an appointment to give blood. We’re rallying team Red Cross! All who come to give in March will receive a $10 Fanatics e-gift card, thanks to our partners at Fanatics, and automatic entry to win a trip for two to the 2022 MLB® All-Star Game® in Los Angeles, California. See rcblood.org/team for details.

Below are the four blood drives open to the public in Ross County during the month of March.

  • South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room
    Friday March 4th                   
    9:30am-3:30pm
    To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: SCOC
  • iHeartMEDIA Blood Bash – South Central Ohio Chapter Friedman Donor Room
    Sunday March 6th                   
    1:00pm-6:00pm
    To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: iHeartMEDIA
  • South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room
    Friday March 25th                    
    11:00am-5:00pm
    To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: SCOC
  • Lions Club Chillicothe – Drive held at South Central Ohio Chapter
    Monday March 28th                
    1:00pm-6:00pm
    To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: LionsChillicothe

Bruce Lombardo Internship Applications Available at OU-Chillicothe

Presented By Accurate Heating, Cooling & Plumbing

(Chillicothe Campus News) – Student applications are now being accepted for a PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIP position with the Hopewell Culture National Historic Park.

This internship is dedicated to honor Bruce Lombardo (1956-2017), a retired teacher, published author, conservationist and biologist who worked at the Hopewell Cultural National Historical Park as well as several other cultural sites in the area. 

(Bruce Lombardo photo courtesy of OHIO Chillicothe Campus News)

ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP
One worthy OHIO University student will have the opportunity to assist the park in a variety of ways depending on the student’s interest/background and the needs of the park. Such opportunities include aiding with the educational programs and youth outreach activities; communication and research projects; and assisting rangers. The goal of this internship is to instill an appreciation of the significance of the prehistorical people through their complex system of earthworks and burial mounds while simultaneously expanding and enriching student’s experiences.

APPLY TODAY
Applications are to be submitted to Ann Holmes in the Dean’s Office (holmesa1@ohio.edu) and must include the following: 1) an application letter that summarizes the applicant’s interest in the Hopewell culture and internship along with what the student hopes to learn from the placement, and 2) a letter of recommendation from an OHIO University faculty member detailing the student’s suitability for the internship. 

DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 15, 2022
COMPENSATION: Up to $6,000