Sep
20
Wed
CPR/AED/First Aid Class @ American Red Cross -- North Central Ohio Chapter
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm

The American Red Cross will present an adult and pediatric CPR/AED and first aid class at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Hancock County Red Cross office, 125 Fair St.

The course teaches people how to perform CPR and use an AED, what to do if someone is choking, and how to prevent and respond to other emergencies until advanced medical help arrives. Participants also learn how to control bleeding and how to care for seizures and other sudden illnesses.

Call 800-RED CROSS or visit redcross.org/take-a-class to register.

Sep
21
Thu
Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training Class @ Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Sep 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Individuals worried about a loved one’s substance use can learn how to help them at a new class focusing on the Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training (CRAFT) model.

The first class will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library, 206 Broadway St. It will continue for six consecutive Thursdays, through Oct. 19.

Participants will learn new techniques and solutions to help move their loved one toward recovery, build a healthier relationship and improve their personal quality of life. The class is structured around the book “Getting Your Loved One Sober” and will be facilitated by local community members who were trained by the author, Dr. Robert J. Meyers.

The class consists of six sessions, held once a week, with a maximum of 10 participants.

Participants are encouraged to attend all six sessions, but it is not a requirement. There is no charge to attend.

Participants are encouraged to purchase the book “Getting Your Loved One Sober,” or they can borrow a book during the class.

Participants can register by calling the Hancock County ADAMHS Board at 419-424-1985.

Military Service Academy Nominations and Appointments Informational Meeting @ Owens Community College’s Findlay Campus, Conference Room EC 111 ABC
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm

An informational meeting about military service academy nominations and appointments will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 21 at Owens Community College’s Findlay Campus, Conference Room EC 111 ABC, for high school students and parents.

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, will review the congressional nomination process.
Participants will be able to meet with representatives from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York; U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland; U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado; U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, New York; and U.S. Coast Guard Academy at New London, Connecticut.

Potential candidates may also obtain an application for a service academy nomination at the meeting. Applications and additional information are available on Latta’s website.

Applications will be due Sept. 30.

Sep
22
Fri
Demonstration Farms Bus Tour
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Ada Rotary Club and Flag City Morning Rotary of Findlay are hosting a bus tour of three demonstration farms in the Blanchard River Watershed for Rotarians in District 6600.

Attendees will have the opportunity to talk with farmers at each stop and hear special lectures on the bus between stops. Featured farms include Stateler Family Farms in McComb, Kurt Farms in Dunkirk and Kellogg Farms in Forest.

The tour will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 22.

Contact Ron Wyss with Ada Rotary at wyssr@me.com or Laurie Poland with Flag City Morning Rotary at lpoland@findlayhancockchamber.com to register or for more details.

Public Genealogy Lock-In @ Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Sep 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a public genealogy lock-in from 5-9 p.m. Sept. 22.

Library staff and volunteers will be available to assist with research, and participants may bring an optional brown bag supper. Children and teens are welcome to attend if accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required by calling the reference desk at 419-422-1712. Parking on Broadway Street is encouraged, as the underground parking garage closes at 5 p.m.

Sep
25
Mon
Putnam County Antique Appraisals
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free antique appraisals with Annie Stratton will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and two of its branches this month.

Participants may bring two items to be appraised, excluding coins, stamps and weapons.

The program will be offered from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Ottoville-Monterey Township location, from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location and from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 28 in Ottawa.

To register, call the Ottoville library at 419-453-2111, the Leipsic branch at 419-943-2604 or the Ottawa library at 419-523-3747.

Sep
26
Tue
Putnam County Antique Appraisals
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free antique appraisals with Annie Stratton will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and two of its branches this month.

Participants may bring two items to be appraised, excluding coins, stamps and weapons.

The program will be offered from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Ottoville-Monterey Township location, from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location and from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 28 in Ottawa.

To register, call the Ottoville library at 419-453-2111, the Leipsic branch at 419-943-2604 or the Ottawa library at 419-523-3747.

Sep
27
Wed
Let’s Talk About Pelvic Pain @ The Centre at Bluffton
Sep 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Pelvic Pain Center at Bluffton Hospital will host an informational luncheon titled “Let’s Talk about Pelvic Pain” on Sept. 27 at The Centre at Bluffton, 601 N. Main St., Bluffton.

Providers from the Pelvic Pain Center will discuss the conditions of pelvic pain, as well as treatment options.

This information session will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and lunch will be provided. RSVP by Sept. 13 by calling 419-423-5551 or by emailing events@bvhealthsystem.org.

Sep
28
Thu
Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training Class @ Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Individuals worried about a loved one’s substance use can learn how to help them at a new class focusing on the Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training (CRAFT) model.

The first class will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library, 206 Broadway St. It will continue for six consecutive Thursdays, through Oct. 19.

Participants will learn new techniques and solutions to help move their loved one toward recovery, build a healthier relationship and improve their personal quality of life. The class is structured around the book “Getting Your Loved One Sober” and will be facilitated by local community members who were trained by the author, Dr. Robert J. Meyers.

The class consists of six sessions, held once a week, with a maximum of 10 participants.

Participants are encouraged to attend all six sessions, but it is not a requirement. There is no charge to attend.

Participants are encouraged to purchase the book “Getting Your Loved One Sober,” or they can borrow a book during the class.

Participants can register by calling the Hancock County ADAMHS Board at 419-424-1985.

Putnam County Antique Appraisals
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free antique appraisals with Annie Stratton will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and two of its branches this month.

Participants may bring two items to be appraised, excluding coins, stamps and weapons.

The program will be offered from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Ottoville-Monterey Township location, from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location and from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 28 in Ottawa.

To register, call the Ottoville library at 419-453-2111, the Leipsic branch at 419-943-2604 or the Ottawa library at 419-523-3747.

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