242nd Marine Corps Birthday Ball @ Sterling Center
Nov 4 @ 4:00 pm – 11:59 pm

The 242nd Marine Corps Birthday Ball, sponsored by James Joy McCellend Detachment 1148, will be held from 5 p.m. to midnight Nov. 4 at the Sterling Center, 4550 Fostoria Ave.

Formal attire is required. Jayna Entertainment will provide DJ services.

Limited tickets are available and must be purchased in advance. The cost is $45 per person, and the money must be received by Oct. 28. There will be free beer, wine and set-ups for mixed drinks.

For more information or to make reservations, contact Larry DeVelvis at 419-423-3818 or Greg Pope at 419-425-1107.

World of Downtown Restaurants Tour @ Downtown Findlay
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

United Way of Hancock County is hosting the 10th annual World of Downtown Restaurants tour from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 9, featuring 15 downtown restaurants.

“Passport holders” are offered a self-guided tour of restaurants sampling their finest food. Participating businesses include Alexandria’s, Baker’s Café, Bistro on Main, Circle of Friends, Coffee Amici, Fireside Brick Oven Pub & Grill, Greek Garden, Logan’s Irish Pub, Main Street Deli, Rossilli’s, Tavern at the Inn, The Bourbon Affair, We Serve.Coffee, West End Tavern and the Wine Merchant.

Passports are $25 each and are available at Coffee Amici, 328 S. Main St., and United Way of Hancock County, 245 Stanford Parkway. Only 300 passports will be sold.

A 50/50 raffle will also be held during the event. United Way representatives will be located throughout the tour with a device to swipe a credit card. Each swipe costs $10 and counts as one entry into the raffle. The winner will be drawn Nov. 10.

For more information, contact United Way at 419-423-1432 or visit

Birds of Chicago @ Roy and Marcia Armes Hall at Marathon Center for Performing Arts
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm
Comedy Jam @ Marathon Center for the Performing Arts
Jan 20 all-day
Jonatha Brooke @ Roy and Marcia Armes Hall at Marathon Center for Performing Arts
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm
Guy Davis @ Roy and Marcia Armes Hall at Marathon Center for Performing Arts
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm

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