Saturday, Jan. 9:

“UNDERSTANDING DNA MATCHES,” an online event via Zoom, 1 p.m. Public event; open to anyone on or off Facebook. Hosted by Spalding Memorial Library in Athens. Genealogist Eric Migdal will give a presentation on understanding how DNA matches are made using segments of DNA. Please email Tiffany at trgigee@spaldinglibrary.org for the Zoom link.

Tuesday, Jan. 12:

CLASSES FOR ADULTS WISHING TO LEARN ABOUT THE CATHOLIC FAITH, 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Music Room of the Epiphany School. Access is through the west door at the back of the school building. Topic is “Baptism and Confirmation,” presented by Kamie Hoey. Everyone is welcome in these no-obligation classes, held Tuesday evenings. Social distancing will be observed, and masks worn.

DRIVE-BY FREE COMMUNITY MEAL, 4-5:30 p.m., Epiphany Church, 304 S. Elmer Ave., Sayre. Menu is chili, toasted cheese sandwich, pistachio salad and dessert. Pull into the parking lot off South Elmer Avenue; we will be set up at the parish garage.

Wednesday, Jan. 13:

AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Chemung Christian Fellowship, 726 S. Main St., Chemung. For more information or to schedule a donation, visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1 (800) 733-2767.

Thursday, Jan. 14:

”FEED MY SHEEP” FOOD PANTRY will be open 9 a.m.-noon and 4-6 p.m. at Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. A small supply of basic groceries are available for residents of Athens or Sayre school districts. I.D. is required for all clients. Please note: distribution will be from our large parking lot; please don’t get out of your vehicle.

TAKEOUT FREE FELLOWSHIP MEAL, 4-6 p.m., Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. A delicious takeout only dinner of ham, potato casserole, vegetable, roll and dessert will be available. Pickup is from the parking lot. Please stay in your vehicle.

Friday, Jan. 15:

AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 1:30-6:30 p.m., Waverly United Methodist Church, 158 Chemung St., Waverly. For more information or to schedule a donation, visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1 (800) 733-2767.

POWERFUL TOOLS FOR CAREGIVERS PROGRAM. Held virtually at 2 p.m. each Friday from Jan. 15-Feb. 19. Hosted by Tioga Opportunities, Inc. Six-week program to provide skills to help caregivers with skills to take care of themselves while caring for someone else. Spots are limited; call (607) 687-4120, ext. 331, to reserve a space. No cost to participate; participants receive the course book for free.

Monday, Jan. 18:

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY: FREE ADMISSION, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., The Rockwell Museum, 111 Cedar St., Corning. Free admission for all ages.

Tuesday, Jan. 19:

CLASSES FOR ADULTS WISHING TO LEARN ABOUT THE CATHOLIC FAITH, 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Music Room of the Epiphany School. Access is through the west door at the back of the school building. Topic is “Liturgy of the Eucharist,” presented by Father Andrew. Everyone is welcome in these no-obligation classes, held Tuesday evenings. Social distancing will be observed, and masks worn.

Wednesday, Jan. 20:

ONLINE PROGRAM WITH BEN CORT, 9-11 a.m. One of two sessions. Cort, author of “Weed, Inc.,” will give program about emerging trends and issues with marijuana legalization, updates, prevention and education for all. To register for the event, visit the Tioga County ASAP Facebook page. Second session of the series will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 9-11 a.m.

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