Community Care Cancer Symposium: Oct. 17, 2019

NSCC President Dr. Michael Thomson will moderate a panel discussion featuring cancer survivors Angelia Foster and Lana Keppeler, and Amy Beck, caregiver.

The day will include:

  • Luncheon featuring keynote speaker Shannon Miller, Olympic gold medalist and ovarian cancer survivor
  • Dermatology and head/neck screenings (appointment required) held all day
  • Cancer-related continuing education for medical professionals
  • Plus: exciting details about cancer care offerings coming to our community!

Learn more and register here.

The Nuts & Bolts of Caregiving: Sept. 26, 2019

Learn more about what caregiving is and resources for caregivers. There will also be a question and answer session. The guest presenter for this program is Kathy J. Keister, PhD, RN, CNE and dean of the Nursing & Allied Health Division at Northwest State.

When: Thursday, September 26, 6-7 p.m.
Where: Montpelier Public Library Meeting Room

The program is free, but sign-up is required. Email or call 419-485-2387. Everyone is welcome.


Combating Human Trafficking: Sept. 17, 2019

Host: Children’s Lantern, Cabin Fever Coffee and Everence
What: Discussion on the impact of human trafficking in Northwest Ohio. What can you do to change it? From investments to supporting foster families to buying fair trade, there’s something everyone can do!
When: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.
Children’s Lantern
312 Clinton St., Suite B
Defiance, OH 43512

Space is limited. RSVP to reserve your seat.

Registration Open for Lego EV3 Robot Camps

Learn and have fun while building valuable skills! All camps are open to students in grades 4-8. Three sessions are available:

  • Basic Skills Level 1: June 10-13 (at Napoleon High School)
  • Advanced Skills Level 2: July 22-25 (at NSCC)
  • Basic Skills Level 1: July 22-25 (at NSCC)

All camps include a t-shirt and all materials. Needs-based scholarships are available. Download the registration form for complete details and deadlines.

Registration Open for Apollo Next Giant Leap Camp

Students are invited to join us for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student (ANGLeS) Challenge Summer Camp. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing, students will recreate the event, leaning to fly drones and deliver the lunar module on a target. Campers will also design, build and program a robotic lunar lander. Camp includes an optional competition on July 20 at Monroe County Community College. Kids are encouraged to attend camp, even if they can’t participate in the July 20 event.

See all of the details.

When: July 8-12, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Northwest State Community College
Who: Students in grades 4-8
Register: Return the completed registration form by June 30, 2019