Seniors Singing Out @ 50 North
Oct 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

50 North will host a new program, S20 — Seniors Singing Out, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursdays.

Seniors are invited to share their voices in a variety of musical styles and themes. Performance opportunities will be available with seasonal concerts. No memorization is required.

The group is directed by Celia Stockton. There is no charge to participate.

Panel Discussion on Islam @ Ritz Auditorium
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm

The University of Findlay will host a panel discussion about Islam at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in Ritz Auditorium. The free, public event is intended to educate and offer personal insight.

Participating will be well-known Muslim scholar Imam Talal Eid, Th.D., director of religious affairs for the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo; UF professors Song-Chong Lee, Ph.D., associate professor of religion, and Elizabeth Buchanan, Ph.D., assistant professor of history; and students Nada Bahammam, an undergraduate education major from Saudi Arabia, and Ahmed Al-eteiwi, a graduate student from Jordan studying Teaching English as a Second Language. The forum will address misunderstandings and confusion about the Islamic faith, which continues to be a focus during this election season.

For more information, email knoche@findlay.edu or graves@findlay.edu.

McComb Lions Club Senior Scholarship Dinner @ McComb school cafeteria
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm

The McComb Lions Club will host its ninth annual senior scholarship dinner from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28, prior to the varsity football game versus Liberty Benton.

The dinner will be held in the McComb school cafeteria and will include chicken, pork, vegetable, roll, dessert and drink. Eat-in or carryout options are available.

The cost of the meal is $9, and tickets are presale only and may be purchased through Oct. 22 from any McComb Lions member and at Primrose Flowers, Hoverman Insurance and Tees, Tees & More in McComb. You may also call 419-293-3458 to purchase tickets. All proceeds will be used to fund the McComb Lions Club scholarship.

Bluffton Farmers Market @ Citizens National Bank Parking Lot
Oct 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Enjoy a day at the Bluffton Farmer’s Market! Shoppers can purchase garden fresh vegetables, fruit and related farmers’ market projects! The market will be held in the Citizens National Bank parking lot each Saturday through October.

Zombie Run for the Red 5K @ Findlay High School
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm

The American Red Cross Hancock County Youth Council is taking registrations for the Zombie Run for the Red 5K, which will be held Oct. 29 at Findlay High School.

Registration begins at 5 p.m. and the Zombie Run will begin at 6 p.m. Zombies and other spooky surprises will be waiting for runners along the course. The run will end at Findlay High School at a Zombie Apocalypse Party with music, food and games.

Registration is $20 before Oct. 22, and $25 after that date. Runners can register online at http://redcross.org/zombierun16. Registration forms are also available at the Red Cross office, 125 Fair St., and from any Red Cross Youth Council member. Runners of all ages are welcome, and prizes will be awarded for top finishers in each age group.

Girl Talk @ Family Resource Center
Oct 31 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Emily Momberg, community support provider at the Family Resource Center of Northwest Ohio, facilitates a Girl Talk group to teach girls ages 7-13 to empower, encourage and motivate themselves and others. Meetings are held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays at the Family Resource Center office, 1941 Carlin St.

For more information about joining the group, call the center at 419-422-8616 or contact Momberg at momberge@frcohio.com.

Exchange Club of Findlay Meeting @ Rosewood Room at Henderson Dining Hall
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Exchange Club of Findlay is an all-volunteer, national service organization for men and women who want to serve their community, develop leadership skills and enjoy new friendships.

Meetings are held from noon to 1 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of each month at the Rosewood Room in the UF Henderson Dining Hall.

Call 419-427-8425 for more information.

Flag City Morning Rotary
Nov 2 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am
2D Mixed Media @ Awakening Minds Art studio
Nov 2 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Explore the 2D arts in this class. Participants will get the chance to explore printmaking, drawing, collage, charcoal, cut paper and even glass fusion. Medium and subject matter will differ weekly. All ages and all abilities, walk in only.

Monthly Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series @ Hancock Historical Museum
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Scheduled for the first Thursday of each month visit the Hancock Historical Museum for a variety of informative and educational presentations on a wide range of topics relevant to Findlay and Hancock County Ohio.  Bring your lunch and enjoy learning about our community from a diverse group of presenters. Brown bags are free for museum members and $5 for nonmembers. Lunches from Main St. Deli are available for purchase for an additional $5.50.  Lunches include sandwich, chips, cookie and drink.

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