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VAN WERT — The Van Wert County Council on Aging will host its annual Senior Day banquet on Wednesday, May 14, with doors opening at 10:30 a.m. Like last year, this day will be a day to celebrate senior stars and thank them for their continued volunteerism in and around Van Wert after turning the age of 60. No act of volunteering is too small or too large.

The COA is asking clients and members of the community to nominate senior volunteers by printing a nomination form from the website at or stop by the front office to get a nomination form. Please mail the nomination form to 220 Fox Road, Van Wert, Ohio 45891.

The COA Senior Day Banquet will be held at the Senior Center at 220 Fox Road and will mark May as Senior Citizens Month. The day will include lunch, awards, and entertainment. Tickets will be $10. The meal will be provided by Bob Evans and entertainment will be the “Magic Comedy of Terry Owens.” Tickets must be purchased by May 6, from the Council on Aging office.

For more information please call the office at (419) 238-5011 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Van Wert County Council on Aging is partially funded by the Van Wert County Foundation and the United Way of Van Wert County.