SOCIAL CLUBS & MEETINGS

Listed on this page are business and social clubs, associations and organizations offering weekly, monthly or other scheduled meetings in the Orange Township area. 

Business Organizations

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National Association of Women Business Owners

The National Association of Women Business Owners, Columbus, Ohio Chapter, is a Central Ohio organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs in all industries. Membership is open to sole proprietors, partners and corporate owners with 5% ownership in their company. Active members who live in a chapter area automatically join both chapter and national organization of NAWBO.

Lewis Center/Polaris Rotary

The Lewis Center/Polaris Rotary serves Lewis Center, Ohio, Orange Township and the Polaris Commerce Center. The Lewis Center/Polaris Rotary Club meets for breakfast almost every Friday at 7:45am in the Ohio Building of Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center to exchange ideas and plan future service projects.

Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce

Since March 7, 1907, the Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce has served the needs of the business community in Delaware County. Today, with more than 400 members, the Chamber brings a business perspective to initiatives throughout Delaware County. Check website for information to join and meeting times and locations.

Orange Township Economic Development Advisory Board

The Orange Township Economic Development Advisory Board (OTEDAB) was created for the purpose of focusing on two priorities: Branding and Promotion of Orange Township, and Business & Residential Outreach in Orange Township. The Board meets at the Township Hall every other month at at 7pm. Residents are welcome and encouraged to attend. Click below for meeting dates.

Polaris Area Kiwanis Club

The Polaris Area Kiwanis Club meets the 1st & 3rd Wednesday’s from 12-1pm at Taranto’s and is welcoming new members to join in networking, fellowship and service to the community. For more info please click below:

Gold Star Referral Clubs - Lewis Center Business

Gold Star Referral Clubs help business people and professionals grow their businesses without large advertising outlays. Local businesses can access a business growth system which delivers the power of word-of-mouth advertising to their bottom lines.The Lewis Center Business Gold Star Referral Club meets Thursdays at 11:45 am in the conference room of Cabela's - Polaris.

Additional Business-related Organizations


BNI Central Ohio - BNI is the world's largest business referral organization. It provides a positive, supportive, and structured environment for the development and exchange of quality business referrals. It does so by helping you build personal relationships with dozens of other qualified business professionals. Chapters in Delaware, Westerville and Dublin. LEARN MORE 


Love Thy Neighbor Networking Group - If you would like to be part of a Christian business networking group geared for helping each other by passing quality business referrals and relative business information, please join us every other Thursday in Lewis Center. All are welcome. Hope to see you there!  LEARN MORE 


Ohio State Alumni Club of Delaware County - The Delaware County Alumni Club was established to promote the advance of the interests of The Ohio State University and The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Inc., establish closer fellowship among the alumni, friends, former and future students of The Ohio State University, support the student recruitment process, and provide scholarship opportunities to the students of Delaware County who attending The Ohio State University.  Anyone can join, and no affiliation to OSU is required.  LEARN MORE

Social Clubs & Support Groups

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MOMS Club of Lewis Center North

Our club is a fun place for MOMS to meet other MOMS, provide support, swap stories and tips and share in the joy of motherhood. Our club provides a variety of activities for at-home moms and their families located in Galena, Lewis Center and the area Northeast of Lewis Center. Check website for upcoming meeting's times and locations.

Lewis Center Conservative Meetup

It's difficult to find places for the conservatively minded to network and find ways to get more active locally and politically. If you want to become more involved in raising awareness for a cause (conservative, libertarian, or likewise) or help find ways to get involved, please consider this meetup at the Orange Branch Delaware Library for political study, networking and outreach.

Olentangy Area Seniors

Meet the first Wednesday of each month at 11:45am at Orange Township Hall. Each meeting features a potluck or catered luncheon, a business meeting and entertainment. Blood pressure checks are available from 10-11:30am prior to meeting. More info, call 614-204-5289.

Cabernet Coaches
Women's support group 

Hi there! You've found the Cabernet Coaches public Facebook page! By all means, like us (we like you too!), but check out our private group to get in on all the great conversations, activities and "go get 'em" inspiration. Cabernet Coaches is a community of friends—an all ages/all stages mix of women (sorry guys). Because we can't do it alone...and life lives better, together!

Columbus Area  Boardgaming Society

Welcome to the Columbus Area Boardgaming Society! We want to welcome you to the wonderful world of boardgaming. If you are familiar with "euro" games, thematic games, or war games then you will feel right at home with us. Come, join us at our next meeting!

NAMI Connection Recovery Groups

NAMI Connection Recovery Groups offer respect, understanding and hope. This free 90 minute group is designed to connect, encourage and support adults living with a mental health condition using a structured support group model by trained facilitators living in recovery themselves. This group meets the first and third Thursdays of the month from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at NAMI, 814 Bowtown Road, Delaware, OH 43015

Caregiver Support Group

SourcePoint offers FREE caregiver support groups, held on the second Tuesday of each month. Two sessions are available: 9–10 a.m. or 6–7 p.m. Support groups are led by trained staff—come join us to share experiences, meet other caregivers, discover new resources, and to ask questions. Now available in 3 locations. 

NAMI Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group offer respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. This free 90 minute group is designed to connect, encourage, and support family members and loved ones using a structured support group model by trained facilitators who have loved ones living with mental health conditions. Group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at NAMI, 814 Bowtown Road, Delaware, OH 43015

Central Ohio Model Railroad Club

Started in 2002, COMRC is a multi-scale club, welcoming members from any model railroad interest area. From Z scale to G scale, and larger, members represent many scales, many modeling periods and many geographical interests. The COMRC showcases operating layouts in Z, N, HO scale, O gauge, and S gauge (American Flyer).

Delaware County Model Railroader Group

DCMRG club holds open houses every month at The Trailhouse at Big Walnut Community Trail. Visitors can watch the trains and learn about model railroading. Members meet on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Tuesdays at 10:00 am and on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 6:00 pm, at the trailhouse (68 S. Vernon St., Sunbury). New members are welcome, please contact Ken Beamer 614.890.7497 or Jerry Hurt, 740.816.7231

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DCDL AWARDS STAFF FAVORITES FOR STUDENT ART

County Students Participated in Library Art Show in Conjunction with Delaware Arts Festival

 The Delaware County District Library (DCDL) and Delaware County school systems collaborated again this year for the annual student art showcase at the Delaware Main Library. The showcase was held in conjunction with the Delaware Arts Festival, which took place May 20 - 21, 2017. 


The DCDL staff awarded First Place and a cash prize to Autumn Barr from Olentangy High School for her self portrait. Gabbi Frabotta from Olentangy Liberty High School received Second Place and a cash prize for her painting. Third Place and a cash prize went to Olentangy Orange High School student Miranda Edgar for her octopus sculpture. 


The high school students’ work was also judged by a panel from the Delaware Arts Festival on Saturday, May 20. 


For more information contact Nicole Fowles, Communications Manager, at nfowles@delawarelibrary.org or (740) 362-3861.