•Four County Career Center Cosmetology Clinic is open from 9:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 22900 State Rt. 34. Walk-ins and appointments accepted during these hours. Nominal fee to cover cost of supplies. Information: 1-800-589-3334, ext. 2234.
•Winter Storytime at the Delta Public Library, 402 Main St. for ages 3-5, 10 a.m. beginning Jan. 8; registration required. Call: 419-822-3110.
•Every Child Ready to Read Workshops, 1-3 p.m. Jan. 14 or 21, or 12:30-2:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at Evergreen Community Library, 253 Maple St. Free program for anyone with pre-talking, talking, and pre-reading children. Participants learn early literacy skills. Each participant receives a free children's CD or book. Registration required. Phone: 419-644-2771.
•Swanton Public Library preschool storytimes 10:30 a.m. Jan. 8 through Feb. 12 for six months through age 5; "Up, Up, and Away" 4 p.m. Jan. 11 for grades three, four, and five, and balloon stories, games, tricks, and crafts, 305 Chestnut St. Registration necessary: 419-826-2760.
•Fulton County Democratic Women's Club meets 7 p.m. Jan. 7 at the White Lattice Cafe, 1290 North Shoop Ave. Officers will be installed. Information: 419-822-3636.
•Mountain Climbing Series for Better Diabetes Self-Managment 7-9 p.m. Jan. 10 at Fulton County Health Center, 725 South Shoop Ave. Talk by Rebecca McClarren on how the body functions with diabetes. Monthly fee of $5, no extra charge for support person attending. Call: 419-330-2772.
•Corn and Soybean Day from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Jan. 11 at Founder's Hall at Sauder Farm and Craft Village complex. Agenda features Emerson Nafziger, extension agronomist from the University of Illinois, who grew up in Fulton County. Twenty-six exhibitors with information on a variety of production inputs and services will be featured. Registration by Jan. 4 is $15. Cost at the door is $30. Information: 800-686-9211 or 419-337-9210 or at fulton.osu.edu.
•Steers and market heifers nose prints need to be postmarked by Jan. 15. Exhibitors who wish to exhibit a market steer at the 2008 Ohio State Fair must have their steers and heifers nose printed. Nose print cards and information available at the OSU Extension office, 8770 State Rt. 108, Suite A. Information: 419-337-9210.