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Painting class set at Ottawa library

OTTAWA — The Putnam County District Library in Ottawa will host a painting class at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 30. The painting will take about two hours to complete. The class is open to ages 8 and older. No experience is required. The fee is $25. Registration is required by Aug. 26...

Crafters and vendors sought for September craft show

FOSTORIA — Crafters and vendors are being sought for the second annual ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital Auxiliary Craft Show and Vendor Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 20. The event will be held at St. Wendelin Catholic School, 533 N. Countyline St., Fostoria....

Golf tournament to benefit hospital’s dialysis program

FOSTORIA — The annual ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital Charity Pro-Am Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 11 at Fostoria Country Club. A reception and auction will be held at 4:30 p.m. after the 10 a.m. golf tournament. Evening festivities also include a live auction...

Van Buren teen chosen for choir

Tom Rowles, a student at Van Buren High School, was selected to sing with the inaugural season of the Encore Honors Choir. He was one of 100 high school singers from Ohio who sang Aug. 10 in Zanesville in the closing concert of the seven-day camp. Rowles has participated in show...

Movie to be shown at Forest library

FOREST — The Forest-Jackson Public Library, 102 W. Lima St., Forest, will host a movie matinee Aug. 22. The movie, “Noah,” will be shown at 1 p.m. Popcorn and a drink will be served.

FHS Class of ’69 plans reunion

The Findlay High School Class of 1969 will hold its 45th reunion Sept. 25-28. The main event will be held Sept. 27. Classmates who have not received an invitation, or know of someone else who hasn’t, are asked to contact Linda Taylor Thompson at 419-722-7343 or...

Corporate competition added to Red, White and Blue race

The Findlay Family YMCA will sponsor the Findlay Red, White and Blue, its annual marathon, half marathon, and 10K races Oct. 5 at Riverbend Park. The YMCA will also debut its Corporate Cup Challenge the same day. The full and half marathon races will start at 7:30 a.m., with the...

Davidson to speak to Republican women’s group

The Republican Women of Hancock County will meet at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 26 at the Findlay Inn and Conference Center. The speaker will be Jo Ann Davidson, who served as Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives from 1995-2000. She has been inducted into the Ohio Women’s Hall...

East of Cheyenne to perform at dance in Arcadia

ARCADIA — The Arcadia Lions Club will sponsor a dance at the Arcadia Park at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 22. Music will be provided by the East of Cheyenne band, featuring guitarist Kenny Hough, who played at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville for many years. Admission is $5 per person....

Area prep cross country, soccer info needed

Area prep soccer and cross country coaches are asked to return their preseason analysis forms to The Courier sports department as soon as possible. Forms have been sent via mail to each of the 31 schools in The Courier’s circulation area. Information may be returned via...