Nov
21
Tue
Being Smarter Than You Are: A Conversation with Two Writers About Writing @ Yoder Recital Hall
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am

Andrew Hudgins and Erin McGraw, emeritus professors of English from Ohio State University, will present “Being Smarter Than You Are: A Conversation with Two Writers About Writing,” at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21, in Yoder Recital Hall at Bluffton University

The forum is part of Bluffton’s 34th annual English Festival. High school students are invited to spend the day at Bluffton to interact with speakers and Bluffton English faculty.

During the presentation, this married couple will read from their work and discuss the cross-pollination that occurs when two writers not only live together, but argue with one another.
The presentation is free and open to the public.

Putnam County District Library Technology Class
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Technology classes will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and its branches in November.

Sessions are open to those who need help with their laptop, tablet, Kindle, iPad, smartphone or MP3 player. Instructions will also be given on how to download e-books, magazines, music, videos or audiobooks from the library.

Available times and locations include:

  • Ottawa: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 4, 1-5 p.m. Nov. 1, 8, 14, 21, 28 and 29, 1-3:30 p.m. Nov. 22;
  • Columbus Grove: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 2;
  • Pandora-Riley Township: 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 7;
  • Ottoville-Monterey Township, 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 15;
  • Kalida-Union Township, 3-5 p.m. Nov. 16;
  • Continental: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 30.

Call 419-523-3747 for an appointment and schedule a 30-minute session or two consecutive times if more time is needed.

Nov
28
Tue
Chaos by Design: How to Create Adversity and Thrive @ Winebrenner Theological Seminary
Nov 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Dan Rogers, president and CEO of Cherry Street Mission Ministries in Toledo, will present “Chaos by Design: How to Create Adversity and Thrive” from noon to 1:15 p.m. Nov. 28 in the auditorium at Winebrenner Theological Seminary, 950 N. Main St. The free networking event will include lunch. Register at winebrenner.edu or call Lisa Cross at 419-434-4208 for more information.

Putnam County District Library Technology Class
Nov 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Technology classes will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and its branches in November.

Sessions are open to those who need help with their laptop, tablet, Kindle, iPad, smartphone or MP3 player. Instructions will also be given on how to download e-books, magazines, music, videos or audiobooks from the library.

Available times and locations include:

  • Ottawa: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 4, 1-5 p.m. Nov. 1, 8, 14, 21, 28 and 29, 1-3:30 p.m. Nov. 22;
  • Columbus Grove: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 2;
  • Pandora-Riley Township: 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 7;
  • Ottoville-Monterey Township, 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 15;
  • Kalida-Union Township, 3-5 p.m. Nov. 16;
  • Continental: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 30.

Call 419-523-3747 for an appointment and schedule a 30-minute session or two consecutive times if more time is needed.

Nov
29
Wed
Putnam County District Library Technology Class
Nov 29 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Technology classes will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and its branches in November.

Sessions are open to those who need help with their laptop, tablet, Kindle, iPad, smartphone or MP3 player. Instructions will also be given on how to download e-books, magazines, music, videos or audiobooks from the library.

Available times and locations include:

  • Ottawa: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 4, 1-5 p.m. Nov. 1, 8, 14, 21, 28 and 29, 1-3:30 p.m. Nov. 22;
  • Columbus Grove: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 2;
  • Pandora-Riley Township: 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 7;
  • Ottoville-Monterey Township, 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 15;
  • Kalida-Union Township, 3-5 p.m. Nov. 16;
  • Continental: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 30.

Call 419-523-3747 for an appointment and schedule a 30-minute session or two consecutive times if more time is needed.

Dec
1
Fri
Autonomous Vehicles: Current Research, Predictions and Impact @ Winebrenner Theological Seminary’s TLB Auditorium
Dec 1 @ 7:30 am – 8:45 am

Ron Burton, vice president of the Transportation Research Center, will speak on “Autonomous Vehicles: Current Research, Predictions and Impact” on Dec. 1 as part of the University of Findlay’s Fridays at Findlay breakfast leadership series.

He will discuss how driverless vehicles are intended to lessen roadway fatalities and increase mobility options for the elderly and others, along with challenges faced by the technology.

The talk will be held in Winebrenner Theological Seminary’s TLB Auditorium from 7:30 to 8:50 a.m. The cost is $10 per person and $5 for students.

To make reservations, contact Cindy Lahey at lahey@findlay.edu or 419-434-5334, or visit https://www.findlay.edu/offices/advancement/Fridays-at-Findlay.

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