Flowers here, there and everywhere

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer Howard Jones has been counting the days to the Hancock County Fair. The Findlay man is hoping to win a ribbon or two when he enters this year’s open class flower competition. “It’s getting close,” he said. Jones, who is about to turn 90, is a fair veteran....

Flower arranging competition set

On-the-spot flower arranging events at the Hancock County Junior Fair will be held Saturday in the tent to the south of the youth education building. Juniors, ages 9 to 13, may compete at 2 p.m. and seniors, ages 14-18, will compete at 3 p.m. Children ages 8 and under will be able to do flower arranging at a...

Farmers market to open Saturday

FOSTORIA — The next Fostoria farmers market will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the former downtown KeyBank, 133 W Tiffin St., Fostoria. The theme is “Art at the Market.” The work of area artisans will be featured. The Fostoria Community Arts Council will provide activities for...

Bingo scheduled

OTTAWA — Free family bingo will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Putnam County District Library, Ottawa. The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Wednesday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m-8 p.m.; basic step mix, 8:30-9:15 a.m.; conversation and needlecraft, 9-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers classic, 9:30-10:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10:30-11:15 a.m.; lunch, cheddar broccoli stuffed chicken, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Senior Cafe; Delay the...

Golfers sought for Open Arms Classic

Golfers are still being sought for Open Arms’ 2015 Charity Golf Classic, which will be held Sept. 18 at the Red Hawk Run golf club. Registration and breakfast begin at 8 a.m., with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Proceeds from the annual event benefit Open Arms Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services. The cost...
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