Jul
23
Sun
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, North Baltimore, will host Vacation Bible School: “Mighty Fortress: In Jesus, the Victory Is Won!” from 5-8 p.m. July 23-27. The five-day event will include daily Bible classes, storytime, crafts, activities, supper, music and puppets. VBS is open to children ages 4 through those who recently completed sixth grade. Registration forms are available at http://tinyurl.com/stlukesvbs or http://www.myvbs.org/stlukesnb/ .

Summer Concert Series: Dueling Pianos @ Wainwright Amphitheatre at Foundation Park
Jul 23 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

A free dueling pianos concert, featuring Scott Hedden and Don Hanson with Jay Cousins on drums, will be held at Wainwright Amphitheatre at Foundation Park on Sunday.

The concert, part of the Fostoria Community Arts Council’s Summer Concert Series, will be from 7:30-8:30 p.m. In the event of rain, the concert will move to Cowboys & Angels/Venue 18 at 11295 Ohio 18 W, Fostoria.

Jul
24
Mon
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, North Baltimore, will host Vacation Bible School: “Mighty Fortress: In Jesus, the Victory Is Won!” from 5-8 p.m. July 23-27. The five-day event will include daily Bible classes, storytime, crafts, activities, supper, music and puppets. VBS is open to children ages 4 through those who recently completed sixth grade. Registration forms are available at http://tinyurl.com/stlukesvbs or http://www.myvbs.org/stlukesnb/ .

Cheryl Honigford Presentation @ July 24 at the Putnam County District Library -- Ottoville Branch
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm

Mystery writer, author and speaker Cheryl Honigford will give a presentation on her book, “The Darkness Knows,” at 6 p.m. July 24 at the Putnam County District Library’s Ottoville-Monterey Township location.

A native of Ottoville, Honigford now lives in Chicago.

This is the first book in the Viv and Charlie mystery series. Copies of the book will be available for purchase.

Erin Wasinger and Sarah Arthur Book Signing @ Putnam County District Library -- Columbus Grove Location
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm

Authors Erin Wasinger and Sarah Arthur will talk and sign copies of their latest book at 6:30 p.m. July 24 at the Columbus Grove branch of the Putnam County District Library.

The book is titled “The Year of Small Things: Radical Faith for the Rest of Us” and will be available for purchase.

Wasinger is a native of Columbus Grove and now lives in Lansing, Michigan. Arthur, a native of Michigan, is the author of 11 books, including “At the Still Point: A Literary Guide to Prayer and Mommy Time.”

Jul
25
Tue
Plant, Animal and Insect Homes
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

A program about plant, animal and insect homes, houses and habitats will be held from 9 a.m. to noon July 25-27 at three Hancock Park District locations: July 25 — Shelter 3 at Riverbend Recreation Area; July 26 — Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve; and July 27 — the gatehouse at Litzenberg Memorial Woods.

The program is for 4- to 5-year-old youngsters accompanied by an adult. Participants should bring a water bottle and wear tennis shoes.

Register, with $30 per child, by 4:30 p.m. Friday. A medical form is required and available online at hancockparks.com or at the park district office.

The program will be held with a minimum of six and a maximum of 12 individuals.

Fifth Third Bank Courtyard Concert Series @ Latham Courtyard
Jul 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

The Arts Partnership is giving Findlay the opportunity to take Tuesday lunches outside in the summer with Fifth Third Bank’s Courtyard Concert Series.

Courtyard Concerts are held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays from June 20 through Aug. 15 in Latham Courtyard located at 510 S. Main St. Local musicians are paired with a local restaurant which offers lunch options.

Concert admission is free, food prices are often $7 but may vary with the vendor.

There will be no July 4 concert in observance of the holiday.

The Courtyard Concert Series is sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, Spectrum Eye Care, The Courier, WKXA, WFIN, 106.3 The Fox, Flag City Title Agency, Hancock County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Heck Rentals, Ohio Arts Council and Dean Sound.

Scheduled performances include:

  • June 20: The Two of Us, food by AJ’s Heavenly Pizza
  • June 27: Eric Sowers, food by Cedar Valley
  • July 11: Scott Parnell, food by Stix Restaurant
  • July 18: The 732 Electric Duo, food by The Wine Merchant
  • July 25: Findlay High School Pantasia, food by Bistro on Main
  • Aug. 1: James Adkins, food by Main Street Deli
  • Aug. 8: Ryan Parker, food by We Serve. Coffee
  • Aug. 15: Scott Duress and Sean Farmer, food by The Gathering
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, North Baltimore, will host Vacation Bible School: “Mighty Fortress: In Jesus, the Victory Is Won!” from 5-8 p.m. July 23-27. The five-day event will include daily Bible classes, storytime, crafts, activities, supper, music and puppets. VBS is open to children ages 4 through those who recently completed sixth grade. Registration forms are available at http://tinyurl.com/stlukesvbs or http://www.myvbs.org/stlukesnb/ .

Habitat for Humanity 101 @ Lindamood Room at Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Habitat for Humanity 101 will be held at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Lindamood Room.

Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, Christian housing ministry that seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness. Learn about volunteering, donating time and money, and how to become a partner family.

Registration is required. For more information, visit www.findlaylibrary.org or call 419-422-1712.

Jul
26
Wed
Findlay Civic Band Summer Concerts @ Allen Dudley Bandshell
Jul 26 all-day

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