FROM THE NEWS-HERALD: Looking for things to do? Read through the calender items listed in the newspaper

The News-Herald Newspapers runs calendar-type items on a periodic basis. Below are is the current list the NH posts out of the City of Taylor. If you are looking for interesting things to do or organizations to join, it is often worth reading.

The entire calendar listing for the "northern" half of Downriver is here. The "southern" half of the calendar is here.

Following are the listings for Taylor.

Volunteers needed

The Taylor Veterans Museum is seeking volunteers to serve as greeters.

The museum in City Hall, 23555 Goddard Road, honors veterans from Taylor and beyond. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Volunteer shifts are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.

Call 1-734-374-2798 to volunteer.

School business

The Board of Education holds its regular meetings on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the district administration building, 23033 North Line Road.

The regular meeting is at 6 p.m. There are no study sessions.

The board also holds committee of the whole meetings on the first and third Mondays of the month.

Meals on Wheels

Volunteers are needed to package and/or deliver meals to seniors throughout the city. Volunteers are needed between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. weekdays for one or two hours a day.

Call site manager Sheila Tochalauski at 1-734-287-9460 for more information.

Stay informed

The City Council meets on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at City Hall, 23555 Goddard Road.

Regular council meetings are scheduled for 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Typically, study sessions will be held at 6 p.m. on the Mondays before regular meetings.

Call 1-734-374-1474 for more information.

Bowling for fun

Taylor seniors can head to Skore Lanes, 22255 Ecorse Road, for bowling at 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday.

It is not a sanctioned league, and all are welcome. The cost is $5.50 for three games, and includes a raffle.

Call 1-313-291-7740 for more information.

Senior game social

The Friends of the Ford Senior Center host a game social at 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Seniors have the opportunity to play board and card games or just socialize. The cost is $2 for a snack.

The William D. Ford Senior Activity Center is at 6750 Troy. Call 1-313-291-7740 for more information.

Playing hard

Those 50 and older who want to stay active and have fun can sign up for free wallyball or volleyball at the recreation center, 22805 Goddard Road.

Call 1-734-374-3901 for more information.

Tune in to city news

Residents who can’t make it to City Hall on the first and third Tuesdays of each month for City Council meetings can tune in to Comcast cable Channel 12 and WOW Channel 10.

The meetings will be aired at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and 7 p.m. Thursdays the weeks after the meetings.

All over 55 are welcome

Those 55 and older can join the William D. Ford Senior Activity Center for activities. There is no membership fee. Just come to the center, 6750 Troy, and bring your friends.

Call 1-313-291-7740 for more information on activities, events and times.