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Blanchard Valley

Fifty years ago, Hancock County voters approved two levies for the construction and operation of a school for children with developmental disabilities. Since it opened on East Sandusky Street in 1966, Blanchard Valley Center has been striving to increase opportunities for those...

Easter art workshop planned for kids

FOSTORIA — The Fostoria Community Arts Council will hold a free Easter art workshop for children in first through fifth grades from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the council office, 125 S. Main St., Fostoria. To register, or for more information, call Cheryl Graves at 419-435-7474.

Red Cross sets blood drives

The American Red Cross will sponsor two blood drives on Thursday. Owens Community College, 3200 Bright Road, will hold a drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and the University of Findlay, 1000 N. Main St., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Putnam County PERI to meet

KALIDA — The Putnam County chapter of Public Employees Retirement, Inc , will hold a meeting at noon Thursday at Dick’s Steak House in Kalida. State, county, municipality and township retirees are welcome to attend, along with a guest.

Fundraiser planned for Findlay girl

CAREY — A fundraiser to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Moreno’s Casual Dining, Carey. An Italian buffet will be available. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. A cash bar will be...

Cory-Rawson show choir to perform

RAWSON — The Impressions and Stingers will present Cabaret 2014 at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Cory-Rawson High School auditorium, 3930 County Road 26, Rawson. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students, available only at the door. This is the final show of the...

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; blood pressure clinic, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., cafe; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,...

Students sponsoring hair donation

The University of Findlay’s Student National Pharmaceutical Association and Studio M Salon will host “Waves of Hope,” a hair donation event, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 8 at Studio M, 2018 Tiffin Ave. Anyone with 8 or more inches of hair to donate may have...

YMCA offering flag football league

The Findlay Family YMCA will offer a flag football league for boys and girls ages 4 through fourth grade. Children will learn the fundamentals of flag football in a noncompetitive atmosphere. League play will begin April 21. Registration is due by April 6. The cost is $5 for YMCA...