Tristan Joy, a financial adviser with the Edward Jones office in Upper Sandusky, will discuss “Rules of the Road for Financing” during the annual Carey Area Chamber of Commerce Professional Women’s Luncheon on April 26. The program will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Shrine Cafeteria, 315 Clay St. Doors will open at 11 a.m. Cost is $16 per person. Reservations are required by April 20. To make a reservation, call the chamber at 419-396-7856 or email Cassie Carlson at firstname.lastname@example.org A Chamber Spotlight Award will be presented to an area businesswomen during the event.
A free community meal will be served from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday at Pandora United Methodist Church, 108 E. Washington St. This month’s meal is provided by Pandora-Gilboa Student Council and includes tacos, refried beans, salad, cookies and beverage.
Money Smart programs will be held at libraries in Columbus Grove, Kalida and Ottawa in April. Attorney Lee Schroeder will present “Estate Planning, Protecting Your Assets” at 6:30 p.m. April 24 at the Columbus Grove branch of the Putnam County District Library, and at 6:30 p.m. April 27 at the Kalida branch. “Investing for the Future” will be offered at 6:30 p.m. April 26 at the main library in Ottawa. The speaker will be Zachary Buckland, financial advisor for Edward Jones.
Bilingual story times are scheduled at the Putnam County District Library in Ottawa and the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location. Sessions will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Ottawa and 10 a.m. Thursday in Leipsic. In April, story times will be offered at 6:30 p.m. April 25 in Ottawa, and 10 a.m. April 27 in Leipsic. Activities include reading children’s books in Spanish and English, crafts and snacks.
The City of Findlay Recreation Department is starting an in-house youth lacrosse league for this spring. The league is for boys and girls ages 4-18. Practices will begin April 18 and continue on Tuesday and Thursday nights through June 1. All practices will take place at Emory Adams Park on the east side, across the foot bridge. Registration is $25 for children under 6 and $45 for ages 7-18. Register by Friday to ensure a free T-shirt. Call 419-424-7176.