Sep
20
Sat
Leipsic Fall Festival @ Leipsic, Ohio
Sep 20 – Sep 21 all-day

Schedule of Events:

Friday, September 19th:
FFA Contest to held and judged at Leipsic High School

Saturday, September 20th:
8am-8:50am:  Registration for 5k
8am:  Vendors Setting up /Open for Business
9am-12pm:  Fire Truck & Car Show Registration
9am:  5k Run/Walk
9:30am:  Pet Parade Registration
10am:  Pet Parade
10am: Free Kids Crafts
10am:  Rock Wall/ Inflatables/rides,Petting Zoo/ Ponies
10am: Sunflower Contest Judging
10-11am:  Cupcake Wars Competition
10-4pm:  Fire Truck and Car Show
11am:  Homemade Salsa Taste-off
11am:  Free Kids Crafts
12pm: Registration for the Parade
12pm:  Burger and Beer Tent Open
1pm:  Fall Festival Parade Starts
2pm:  Xperience (Band)
2:30pm:  Registration for the Kiddie Tractor Pull
3pm:  Judging of FFA Contests
3pm:   Rachel & the Harvest Assembly Worship Band
3pm:  Kiddie Tractor Pull
4pm:  Awards Given for Fire Truck and Car Show
4pm:  Sunday’s Regret (Band)
5-9pm:  Wine Tasting Tent Open
6:30pm:  Mt.Castel Moody Noe (Band)
6pm:  Winner of Cupcake Wars Competition Announced
8:30pm–12:30am:  EXPLOIT (Band) -John Tedina during break

Sunday, September 21st
11:30-3pm:  Leipsic EMS Chicken BBQ Fundraiser -Face Painting/bounce house/clown/ entertainment / carry-out dinners or dine-in. All at The Meadows of Leipsic

Sep
21
Sun
Autumn Open House @ Geckle Orchard
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

For four weekends, Geckle Orchard and Homestead Fall Farm will be joining together for their Autumn Open Houses.

Geckle Orchard, 8729 Township Road 258 in Alvada, Ohio, will be open for free Orchard tours, cider and donuts.  There will be prize drawings and apples, vinegar, honey and cider for sale.  There will also be a behind-the-scenes tour to see how the roller belt cider press works.

Down the road at Homestead Fall Farm, 6850 Township Road 258 in Alvada, Ohio, there will be Punkins & Putters, a putt-putt course, hayrides, barrel train rides for fun.  There will also be pumpkins, goards, indian corn, broom corn, mums and more for sale!

Ohio State University Active Alumni Band concert @ Winebrenner Theological Seminary
Sep 21 @ 3:30 pm

This event will have everyone tapping their toes to classic Ohio State University tunes such as “Hang on Sloopy” and “Carmen Ohio.” Children will be invited to march alongside City Council member- at-large Grant Russel as he “dots the i” in Script Ohio.

Prior to the performance, the University of Findlay Marching Band Drumline will be performing in the lobby from 2:45 p.m. until 3:15 p.m.

A 50/50 drawing will be offered at the event to benefit The Arts Partnership’s Youtheatre program.

Several area Ohio State Marching Band alumni will be performing at the concert. Any OSU Band alumni who are interested in performing may contact The Arts Partnership for more information.

The band will be under the direction of Paul Droste. Droste is a native of Cleveland. He holds a bachelor’s degree in education from Ohio State University, a master of music degree from the Eastman School of Music, and a doctor of musical arts degree in euphonium performance from the University of Arizona. His teaching experience in instrumental music covers all levels, from beginners to university graduate students. He directed bands and orchestras in the public schools, joined the faculty of the Ohio State University School of Music in 1966 and retired as professor emeritus in 1992.

Sep
23
Tue
Tastes and Tunes @ The Wine Merchant
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come out and support NAMI of Hancock County with the second annual wine tasting fund raiser. They will have a wide assortment of gift baskets for a silent auction including items, along with Eddie Molina’s jazz riffs and of course, Wine Merchant’s favorite wines.

Sep
24
Wed
Flag City Morning Rotary
Sep 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Brilliant Traces @ Powell-Grimm Theatre, Egner Center for the Performing Arts
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm

The University of Findlay Theatre Program, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, will open its 2014-15 season with “Brilliant Traces,” a 1989 drama by Cindy Lou Johnson.

Performances will be Wednesday, Sept. 24 through Saturday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. in the Powell-Grimm Theatre, Egner Center for the Performing Arts.

“Brilliant Traces” centers on Henry Harry, a young man who has sequestered himself in a remote Alaskan cabin, and Rosannah Deluce, a fleeing bride who bursts into his life in the midst of a blizzard. Trapped in the isolated, snowbound cabin, where they are both repelled and attracted to one another, they are forced to confront themselves and their painful pasts. UF students featured are Dan Ross as Henry and Tabitha Kittle as Rosannah.

Tory Matsos, adjunct instructor of theatre, is directing “Brilliant Traces.”

Sep
25
Thu
Brilliant Traces @ Powell-Grimm Theatre, Egner Center for the Performing Arts
Sep 25 @ 7:30 pm

The University of Findlay Theatre Program, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, will open its 2014-15 season with “Brilliant Traces,” a 1989 drama by Cindy Lou Johnson.

Performances will be Wednesday, Sept. 24 through Saturday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. in the Powell-Grimm Theatre, Egner Center for the Performing Arts.

“Brilliant Traces” centers on Henry Harry, a young man who has sequestered himself in a remote Alaskan cabin, and Rosannah Deluce, a fleeing bride who bursts into his life in the midst of a blizzard. Trapped in the isolated, snowbound cabin, where they are both repelled and attracted to one another, they are forced to confront themselves and their painful pasts. UF students featured are Dan Ross as Henry and Tabitha Kittle as Rosannah.

Tory Matsos, adjunct instructor of theatre, is directing “Brilliant Traces.”

Sep
26
Fri
The University of Findlay homecoming/family weekend @ The University of Findlay
Sep 26 – Sep 28 all-day

Join the fun as the Oilers celebrate homecoming and family weekend!  Many events are open to the public.  Come out and show Oiler Pride!

Friday
7 p.m.: Homecoming Parade
7 – 8:30 p.m.: Homecoming/Parent-Family Weekend Pep Rally – Coronation of homecoming king and queen at the Koehler Fitness Center
9 p.m.: Fireworks display

Saturday
3 p.m.: Oiler football game
8 p.m.- midnight: Homecoming after-party and Dance
Sunday
Church services at the College First Church of God, 1100 N. Main St.
1:30 -3:30 p.m.: Mazza Funday Sunday; families are invited to enjoy a special afternoon of storytelling, art projects, face painting and more.
Continental Fall Festival @ Main Street, Continental, Ohio
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm
14th Annual National Dachshund Races @ Hancock County Agency on Aging
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm

Friday Evening: Weenie Martini Party, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Saturday: Last minute registration from 8:00-9:00 a.m. with races beginning shortly after.  Dress up events and racing all day.

Proceeds to benefit the PKD Foundation, Hancock County Honor Flight, Hancock County Sheriff K-9 Unit and Dachshund Rescue of North America.

For more information or registration forms, please visit http://www.nationaldachshundraces.org/findlay-oh-ndcr