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The Jane Washington Chapter DAR in Fostoria is holding a membership workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Kaubisch Memorial Library, 205 Perry St., Fostoria.
Anyone who has already started their family history is encouraged to bring their family tree or family group sheets, along with copies of birth, death and marriage records for themselves, their parents and their grandparents. DAR volunteer genealogists will be on hand to assist in the completion of applications to join the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
The Hancock Historical Museum will hold its “Spooktacular” event from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, featuring tours of the Haunted Hull House, pumpkin decorating, games and storytelling.
Guests are encouraged to come in costume. Admission is $1 and includes all museum facilities.
Apple cider, cookies, popcorn and hot dogs will be among the refreshments offered. The candy-free event is sponsored by area dentists.
The museum is located at 422 W. Sandusky St. For more information, call 419-423-4433 or visit www.hancockhistoricalmuseum.org.
TIFFIN — The October Johnson Island Civil War Roundtable meeting will feature re-enactor Raylene Hlavaty portraying Jennie Wade, the only civilian killed at the Battle of Gettysburg, July of 1863. Wade was killed in her kitchen while baking bread for the hungry troops.
The group will meet at 3 p.m. Sunday at Carmies Bar & Grill, 2460 U.S. 224 South, Tiffin, with dinner for those who can stay at 5 p.m.