Friday Field Notes

Friday Field Notes: Maple Tapping Festival & Lifeguard Jobs

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Monday, Mar 04, 2024

Trina is back! She and Jen from Lancaster Parks & Recreation have updates on the fruits of the Maple Tapping Festival & Pancake Breakfast at Alley Park. If you’re looking for summer employment, they have the details on applying for lifeguards. Also – sponsorships are still available for soccer team season! Continue Reading Friday Field Notes: Maple Tapping Festival & Lifeguard Jobs

Fairfield Today with Paul Jassogne

Fairfield Today:
Death Trap at OUL & David Uhl

Posted byPaul Jassogne on Monday, Mar 04, 2024

In this week’s Fairfield Today, Paul kicks off with Emma Clement and Aiden Nicholson. They discuss their roles in Death Trap, staging March 14th – 17th  at the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre. After a quick break, Director Victor Jones takes their place in the hot seat and talks to Paul about Death Trap and many other irons in the fire for the 2024 OUL Theatre schedule. In the second segment, Superintendent and CEO David Uhl of the  Fairfield County Board of Developmental Disabilities stops by to talk about the upcoming annual Celebration of Possibilities on March 20th and brings to attention that March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Continue Reading Fairfield Today:
Death Trap at OUL & David Uhl

Young woman delivering food to older person.

Meals On Wheels Has a New Name

Posted byAnna Tobin on Monday, Mar 04, 2024

For over 50 years, Meals on Wheels of Fairfield County has provided services that ensure nutrition, health, connection, and independence for people ages 60 and older living in Fairfield County. Many community members are familiar with the agency’s meal delivery service but not as familiar with 20+ additional services offered to older adults. So, a new name has been added to increase awareness… Continue Reading Meals On Wheels Has a New Name

Friday Field Notes

Friday Field Notes: Maple Tapping Festival & Pancake Breakfast

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Friday, Feb 23, 2024

Jen from Lancaster Parks & Recreation welcomes Carla from Olivedale who is sitting in for Trina this week. They’re sharing upcoming March events in the parks and what’s happening at Olivedale.  The Maple trees are flowing and the team is getting ready for the Maple Tapping Festival and Pancake Breakfast at Alley Park.  Get your dancing shoes on and head out to Olivedale Park for community dances and even a little karaoke! Listen to this week’s Friday Field Notes! Continue Reading Friday Field Notes: Maple Tapping Festival & Pancake Breakfast

Fairfield Today with Paul Jassogne

Fairfield Today:
Amanda Everitt & Michael Johnson

Posted byPaul Jassogne on Friday, Feb 23, 2024

In this week’s Fairfield Today, Paul sits down with Amanda Everett of Destination Downtown Lancaster talks about the resurgence of Downtown Lancaster, the turnout of this past DDL Awards Banquet, and the Lancaster Winter Brewfest coming up on Saturday, Feb 24th. Later, Michael Johnson of the Fairfield County Heritage Association stops by to talk about Scipio Smith, how he came into Ohio and the status of the Scipio Smith Statue Project. Continue Reading Fairfield Today:
Amanda Everitt & Michael Johnson

Open hands holding paper cut out family holding hands.

New Family Services Dynamic Coming to Fairfield County JFS

Posted byMadison Haynes on Monday, Feb 19, 2024

The Public Children Services Association of Ohio (PCSAO) has announced the launch of a new shared practice model, Practice in Action Together (PACT). This new practice model was identified as a key component for modernizing Ohio’s children services agencies. Eight county agencies were selected to begin implementation of PACT, one of which is Fairfield County Job and Family Services – Protective Services. Continue Reading New Family Services Dynamic Coming to Fairfield County JFS