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Jun
28
Tue
Archery for Beginners @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Archery for beginners will be held at Dold Lake in Oakwoods Nature Preserve from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to noon June 28-29. Participants can choose either session.

A certified archery instructor will lead the sessions, which include equipment and targets.

Participants must be at least 9 years old. Registration is $10 per person, and a signed medical form for participants under 18 years old must be provided by 4:30 p.m. Friday. Medical forms are available online at www.HancockParks.com or at the Hancock Park District office, 1424 E. Main Cross St.

Parking is available in the front parking lot at Oakwoods Nature Preserve.

For more information, call the park office at 419-425-7275.

May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

The Hancock Historical Museum will host a “May the Forces of Energy Be with You” camp June 28-30.

Sessions for youth ages 7-12 will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

Participants will investigate the history and science of sound, light, force/motion and electricity. Students will also travel to One Energy to see the new wind turbines up close.

The cost is $40 per student for museum members and $50 for nonmembers. The camp is sponsored in part by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Hancock Wood Electric and One Energy.

To register, stop by the museum at 422 W. Sandusky St. or call 419-423-4433. Payment is due prior to the start of camp.

Journaling @ Awakening Minds Art studio
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join AMA for our Summer Art Camp! Are classes are open to potty-trained children and older of all abilities. No registration required. $10 a person.

Explore the benefits of journaling with a certified art therapist.

Jeff Gundy Book Signing @ Book ReViews
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Book ReViews in Bluffton will host a book signing by Jeff Gundy, Ohio Poet of the Year, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 28.

A longtime professor of English at Bluffton University, Gundy has published seven books of poems and four of prose, including his most recent work, “Abandoned Homeland.” He is a 2008 Fulbright lecturer at the University of Salzburg and taught at LCC International University in Klaipeda, Lithuania, in spring 2015. Other honors include multiple Ohio Arts Council fellowships, two C. Henry Smith Peace Lectureships, Bechtel and Yoder lectureships, Nancy Dasher Award, Society of Midland Authors Poetry Award and the 2015 Simons Lectures at Bethel (Kansas) College.

He was recently named the Ohio Poet of the Year by the Ohio Poetry Day Society for Somewhere Near Defiance.

Glass Class @ Awakening Minds Art studio
Jun 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join AMA for our Summer Art Camp! Are classes are open to potty-trained children and older of all abilities. No registration required. $10 a person.

Create a glass masterpiece using glass fusion, glass painting, or glass mosaic projects.

Planetarium Program — Galaxies @ Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm

A program on galaxies will be presented in the Hancock Park District inflatable planetarium at 6 p.m. June 28 in the Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve.

The program, recommended for 5-year-olds and up, is free, but registration is required because of limited space. Registration deadline is noon on June 27 at the Hancock Park District office. Participants must sit on the floor. Handicap accessibility is available.

For more information, call the park office at 419-425-7275.

Jun
29
Wed
Flag City Morning Rotary
Jun 29 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am
Archery for Beginners @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Archery for beginners will be held at Dold Lake in Oakwoods Nature Preserve from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to noon June 28-29. Participants can choose either session.

A certified archery instructor will lead the sessions, which include equipment and targets.

Participants must be at least 9 years old. Registration is $10 per person, and a signed medical form for participants under 18 years old must be provided by 4:30 p.m. Friday. Medical forms are available online at www.HancockParks.com or at the Hancock Park District office, 1424 E. Main Cross St.

Parking is available in the front parking lot at Oakwoods Nature Preserve.

For more information, call the park office at 419-425-7275.

May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

The Hancock Historical Museum will host a “May the Forces of Energy Be with You” camp June 28-30.

Sessions for youth ages 7-12 will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

Participants will investigate the history and science of sound, light, force/motion and electricity. Students will also travel to One Energy to see the new wind turbines up close.

The cost is $40 per student for museum members and $50 for nonmembers. The camp is sponsored in part by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Hancock Wood Electric and One Energy.

To register, stop by the museum at 422 W. Sandusky St. or call 419-423-4433. Payment is due prior to the start of camp.

Red Cross — Basic Life Saving For Health Care Providers @ Hancock County Red Cross office
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am

The American Red Cross, North Central Ohio Chapter, is offering first aid and CPR/AED courses this month.

The course teaches people how to perform CPR and use an AED, what to do if someone is choking, and how to prevent and respond to other emergencies until advanced medical help arrives.

Basic life support for health care providers will be taught at 1 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. June 29. Adult and pediatric first aid/CPR/AED will be offered at 6 p.m. Friday. All are at the Hancock County Red Cross office, 125 Fair St.

To register or find a class, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcross.org/take-a-class. Advance registration is required.

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