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Jul
27
Mon
2015 Seneca County Fair @ Seneca County Fairgrounds
Jul 27 – Aug 2 all-day
Mazza Museum Art Camp @ Mazza Museum
Jul 27 – Aug 2 all-day

If you would like to put your child on the waiting list for next year’s Art Camp, please email Terry Olthouse, education coordinator, at olthouse@findlay.edu.

The Mazza Museum hosts a week-long Summer Art Camp for elementary students in the Findlay area.

During the camp, children learn how to illustrate their own picture books using different media based on inspiration of the artwork in the Mazza Museum. The culmination is a family celebration with the students as the guests who participate in a book signing for their fans.

Jul
29
Wed
Eye on the Target with Archery – Session II @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve - Dold Lake
Jul 29 all-day

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at archery? Come out for an hour-long, four-day archery series, led by a certified archery instructor. All necessary equipment and targets will be provided. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn the basics of archery along with safety measures while shooting arrows at several targets, using a compound bow.

Classes will be held at the Oakwoods Nature Preserve, Dold Lake. Classes are separated by age at the following times: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., ages 9-11; 11 a.m. to noon, ages 12-14; 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., ages 15-17; and 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., ages 18 and up.

Register with $20 per person for session I by noon on Tuesday, June 2, and session II by noon on Monday, July 27; a medical form is required and available online or at the park office.

For questions, contact Lisa Bogard at lbogard@hancockparks.com.

64th Riverside Summer Concert Series @ Riverside Park - Allen P. Dudley Memorial Band Shel
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

For more than six decades, music has entertained area residents and visitors during the Riverside Summer Concert Series, held at Findlay’s historic Riverside Park in the Allen P. Dudley Memorial Band Shell. Volunteer musicians and guest performers have been rehearsing long hours due to this rich tradition.  Still free for all to enjoy, applause is their reward. Relax down by the Old Millstream and listen to the live sounds of popular tunes from then and now. Bring friends and plan a picnic, come clap, hum, or sing along!

This night’s performer is the Pantasia Steel Drum Band.

Jul
30
Thu
Northwest Ohio Antique Machinery Association’s 44th Anniversary Show @ Hancock County Fairgrounds
Jul 30 – Aug 2 all-day

Thousands of things to see and do at the Northwest Ohio Antique Machinery Association’s 44th Anniversary Show, this year featuring Oliver tractors and Maytag engines. Open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday to Sunday.

Grief Trails Bereavement Group @ Challenged Champions Equestrian Center
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Children come together with their peers to learn the importance of communicating their emotions and needs to others after the death of a loved one. They will participate in activities that teach effective communication skills while working hands-on with gentle horses.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY JULY 17

Book discussion – “Whiskers of the Lion” @ Putnam County District Library
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm

The book “Whiskers of the Lion,” by P.L. Gaus, will be discussed at 5 p.m. July 30 at the Putnam County District Library, Ottawa.

A presentation and book signing by the author will follow at 6 p.m.

Jul
31
Fri
2015 McComb Cookie Festival @ McComb, Ohio
Jul 31 – Aug 2 all-day

The annual festival will include a parade, food vendors, kids games, softball tournaments, ham/chicken barbecue, a raffle and much more!

For more information, call Nedra Aller at 419-293-2562 or Everett Latta at 419-293-3802.

Moola Moola @ The Children’s Museum of Findlay
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

First National Bank of Pandora will be at CMF with a special guest, Moola Moola. Moola Moola will be hosting a fun, but educational event to teach children about savings and money.

Kids Dream Day @ Hancock County Fairgrounds
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hancock County Farm Bureau is making kids’ (and adults’!) dreams come true with its first annual Kids Dream Day Event.

Channel your “inner farmer” and drive a new full-size tractor on the fairgrounds track and test your maneuverability skills on the farm equipment obstacle course. All proceeds benefit the Hancock County Humane Society.

$5/person or $10/family, free for Farm Bureau members.