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Escape Room: Looming Danger 1:00 pm
Escape Room: Looming Danger @ Activity Barn at Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Riddles, puzzles, codes, keys and more will provide participants the clues to make their way out of “Escape Room: Looming Danger,” where guests take part in a story where they’re trapped in an abandoned factory. It is recommended for adults and kids 9 and up; kids 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. A not-as-scary version can be requested during registration, which must be done by 4:30 p.m. Nov. 1 online or at the Hancock Park District Administrative Office, 1424 E. Main Cross St.
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Escape Room: Looming Danger 1:00 pm
Escape Room: Looming Danger @ Activity Barn at Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Riddles, puzzles, codes, keys and more will provide participants the clues to make their way out of “Escape Room: Looming Danger,” where guests take part in a story where they’re trapped in an abandoned factory. It is recommended for adults and kids 9 and up; kids 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. A not-as-scary version can be requested during registration, which must be done by 4:30 p.m. Nov. 1 online or at the Hancock Park District Administrative Office, 1424 E. Main Cross St.
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Escape Room: Looming Danger 1:00 pm
Escape Room: Looming Danger @ Activity Barn at Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Nov 4 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Riddles, puzzles, codes, keys and more will provide participants the clues to make their way out of “Escape Room: Looming Danger,” where guests take part in a story where they’re trapped in an abandoned factory. It is recommended for adults and kids 9 and up; kids 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. A not-as-scary version can be requested during registration, which must be done by 4:30 p.m. Nov. 1 online or at the Hancock Park District Administrative Office, 1424 E. Main Cross St.
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Escape Room: Looming Danger 1:00 pm
Escape Room: Looming Danger @ Activity Barn at Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Nov 5 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Riddles, puzzles, codes, keys and more will provide participants the clues to make their way out of “Escape Room: Looming Danger,” where guests take part in a story where they’re trapped in an abandoned factory. It is recommended for adults and kids 9 and up; kids 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. A not-as-scary version can be requested during registration, which must be done by 4:30 p.m. Nov. 1 online or at the Hancock Park District Administrative Office, 1424 E. Main Cross St.
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Mornings with Mommy 9:30 am
Mornings with Mommy @ Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Nov 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Mornings with Mommy will begin Sept. 18 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 301 N. Main St., Jenera, and continue from 9:30-10:30 a.m. the first and third Mondays and Tuesdays. The educational playdates are open to infants through preschool-age children and their moms, dads, grandparents and nannies. Each session will have its own theme and will include devotion, language and literacy activities, arts and crafts, sensory activities and more. Registration is required at tlcjenera.org or by calling 419-326-4685. The cost is $5 per family (not per child), per session.
Findlay High School Family Science Night 6:00 pm
Findlay High School Family Science Night @ Findlay High School cafeteria
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Science Night will be held from 6-8 p.m. Nov. 6 in the Findlay High School cafeteria. Area teachers will offer an evening of “inventions” featuring hands-on stations offering various ways to experience science. Students in grades K-6 and their families are urged to attend. Students must be accompanied by an adult. Those attending can come to any or all portions of the event.
Monday Funday 6:30 pm
Monday Funday @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm
Monday Funday will resume at the Forest-Jackson Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Youth who are in third grade and older will make edible school supplies. Monday Funday will be held every Monday, featuring games and snacks. When Riverdale School is canceled due to weather, the event is also canceled.
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Mornings with Mommy 9:30 am
Mornings with Mommy @ Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Nov 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Mornings with Mommy will begin Sept. 18 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 301 N. Main St., Jenera, and continue from 9:30-10:30 a.m. the first and third Mondays and Tuesdays. The educational playdates are open to infants through preschool-age children and their moms, dads, grandparents and nannies. Each session will have its own theme and will include devotion, language and literacy activities, arts and crafts, sensory activities and more. Registration is required at tlcjenera.org or by calling 419-326-4685. The cost is $5 per family (not per child), per session.
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Arlington Veterans Day Breakfast and Assembly 8:00 am
Arlington Veterans Day Breakfast and Assembly @ Arlington School
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am
A Veterans Day assembly will be held at Arlington School beginning at 9 a.m. Friday. The event is open to all veterans and citizens from the community, with breakfast served from 8-8:45 a.m. Those attending are asked to RSVP with the school office at 419-365-5121, ext. 242.
Chamberlin Hill Veteran’s Day Lunch 10:00 am
Chamberlin Hill Veteran’s Day Lunch @ Chamberlin Hill Intermediate School
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am
Chamberlin Hill Intermediate School will host a program and lunch for veterans beginning at 10 a.m. Friday. During the program, students will show their appreciation for veterans through song and music. Lunch will also be served to the veterans and their guests, and there will be special exhibits on display.
Ohio Northern University Veterans Day Ceremony 11:00 am
Ohio Northern University Veterans Day Ceremony @ Henry Solomon Lehr Statue at Ohio Northern University
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am
Wynn Hauenstein will deliver remarks during a Veterans Day wreath-laying ceremony at 11 a.m. Friday at the Henry Solomon Lehr Statue at the front of the Ohio Northern University campus. Hauenstein will discuss what Veterans Day means to him, share his experiences from his service during the Vietnam War and talk about how the war was viewed at home. Hauenstein is an ONU alumnus who served in the Army as a specialist in the 561st Engineering Reinforcement Company. He is the quartermaster with the VFW post in Ada. The Veterans Day event also will include an invocation by the Rev. David MacDonald, ONU chaplain; the University Singers performing the national anthem; greetings and laying of memorial wreaths by ONU President Daniel DiBiasio and Ada Mayor David Retterer; a moment of silence; and the playing of taps. The event is free and open to the public. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in the Dicke Forum in James F. Dicke Hall.
Emmanuel United Church of Christ Fall Fish Fry 4:00 pm
Emmanuel United Church of Christ Fall Fish Fry @ Emmanuel United Church of Christ
Nov 10 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 8375 Phillips Road, Bluffton, will hold its fall fish fry from 4-7 p.m. Friday. The meal includes all the fish you can eat, salads, baked beans, desserts and beverages. The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children 10 and younger.
Family Fun Nights at the Y 6:00 pm
Family Fun Nights at the Y @ Findlay Family YMCA
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Fun Nights at the Y – Featuring an inflatable bounce house, swimming, light snacks, crafts, and more
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Wyandot County EMS Open House 12:00 pm
Wyandot County EMS Open House @ Wyandot County Emergency Medical Service
Nov 11 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This weekend there will be two open houses for new buildings and equipment for Wyandot County Emergency Medical Service, 401 N. Warpole St., Upper Sandusky; and Carey Volunteer Fire Department, 200 E. North St. The county operation will showcase a new emergency management agency and emergency medical service building and headquarters from noon until 4 p.m. Saturday. The Carey Fire Department will showcase a new aerial ladder truck and the department’s building from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. The fire department will celebrate the village’s emergency services building being paid off after 10 years, too.
Findlay Evangelical Free Church Veterans Day Lunch 1:00 pm
Findlay Evangelical Free Church Veterans Day Lunch @ Findlay Evangelical Free Church
Nov 11 @ 1:00 pm
Findlay Evangelical Free Church, 2515 Heatherwood Drive, will host a veterans appreciation lunch at 1 p.m. Nov. 11. The free meal, catered by Bistro on Main, is open to veterans from all branches of service. RSVP by calling 419-423-5636.
Carey Fire Department Open House 2:00 pm
Carey Fire Department Open House @ Carey Volunteer Fire Department
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This weekend there will be two open houses for new buildings and equipment for Wyandot County Emergency Medical Service, 401 N. Warpole St., Upper Sandusky; and Carey Volunteer Fire Department, 200 E. North St. The county operation will showcase a new emergency management agency and emergency medical service building and headquarters from noon until 4 p.m. Saturday. The Carey Fire Department will showcase a new aerial ladder truck and the department’s building from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. The fire department will celebrate the village’s emergency services building being paid off after 10 years, too.
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Jefferson Rule Descendants 100th Reunion
Jefferson Rule Descendants 100th Reunion @ Poplar Shelter at Meadowbrook Park
Nov 12 all-day
The 100th reunion of Jefferson Rule descendants will be held Aug. 12, 2018, in the Poplar Shelter at Meadowbrook Park, Bascom. A potluck picnic will be held. The family dates back to Rule, an early settler in Seneca County who, with his wife Eliza Patterson, had 12 children. Names of families who are still in northwestern Ohio include Coffman, Henninger, Spotts, Egbert, Metzger, Matz, Miller, Dudrow, Brundage, deAngelis, Cundiff, Hoeltzel, Sherman and Fisher. For more information, email xchrisbrandt@gmail.com.
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Monday Funday 6:30 pm
Monday Funday @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm
Monday Funday will resume at the Forest-Jackson Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Youth who are in third grade and older will make edible school supplies. Monday Funday will be held every Monday, featuring games and snacks. When Riverdale School is canceled due to weather, the event is also canceled.
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Bluffton Public Library Poetry Tea Time 3:30 pm
Bluffton Public Library Poetry Tea Time @ Bluffton Public Library
Nov 14 @ 3:30 pm
The Bluffton Public Library will host a poetry tea time at 3:30 p.m. today. All ages are welcome. Registration is required by calling the library at 419-358-5016.
Dave Essinger Book Signing 6:00 pm
Dave Essinger Book Signing @ Ruscilli Family Bookstore in the Center for Student Life, University of Findlay
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm
The University of Findlay’s Ruscilli Family Bookstore in the Center for Student Life will host a reading and book signing with Dave Essinger, associate professor of English, at 6 p.m. today. Essinger’s novel, “Running Out,” centers on a family’s survival following a plane crash in the Canadian wilderness. The protagonist, a long distance runner, decides to leave his injured wife and child behind in order to seek help.
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Babies Love Books 10:00 am
Babies Love Books @ Bluffton Public Library
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am
Babies Love Books will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Bluffton Public Library. The event will include stories, movement and songs for babies and toddlers from birth to 3 years of age. Activities are chosen to promote language and motor development.
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Bluffton University Nutrition Association Harvest Dinner 5:00 pm
Bluffton University Nutrition Association Harvest Dinner @ Bluffton Middle School cafeteria
Nov 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Bluffton University Nutrition Association will hold its annual harvest dinner, benefiting the Bluffton Community Assistance Corp. and the Churches United Pantry in Lima, from 5-8 p.m. Nov. 17 in the Bluffton Middle School cafeteria, 102 S. Jackson St., Bluffton. This year’s dinner will feature comfort food including chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, rolls and dessert. Many of the ingredients were sourced locally through donations from area farms and businesses. All proceeds will benefit the food pantries in Bluffton and Lima. Bluffton University food and nutrition students will prepare the food from scratch. Students in the SERVE student organization will serve the food, while music majors will provide the entertainment. Ceramic pieces including bowls made by art students will also be available for an additional donation.
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Family Fun Mad Scientist Program 11:00 am
Family Fun Mad Scientist Program @ Putnam County District Library -- Pandora-Riley Township Branch
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am
A “Family Fun Mad Scientist” program will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Putnam County District Library’s Pandora-Riley Township location. The program is free. Participants will create mad science fun.
Minecraft Mania 1:30 pm
Minecraft Mania @ Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Nov 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host “Minecraft Mania” for grades 2-12 on Saturday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Lindamood Room. There will be Minecraft-inspired crafts, activities and more. No registration is required. For more information, visit www.findlaylibrary.org or call 419-422-1712 ext. 237.
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Mornings with Mommy 9:30 am
Mornings with Mommy @ Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Nov 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Mornings with Mommy will begin Sept. 18 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 301 N. Main St., Jenera, and continue from 9:30-10:30 a.m. the first and third Mondays and Tuesdays. The educational playdates are open to infants through preschool-age children and their moms, dads, grandparents and nannies. Each session will have its own theme and will include devotion, language and literacy activities, arts and crafts, sensory activities and more. Registration is required at tlcjenera.org or by calling 419-326-4685. The cost is $5 per family (not per child), per session.
Cut the Craft 1:00 pm
Cut the Craft @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm
The next Cut the Craft sessions at the Forest-Jackson Public Library will be held at 1 and 7 p.m. Monday. Participants will make a vintage bulb snowman ornament. Supplies will be provided, and sessions are open to teens and adults.
Family Movie: “Cars 3” 5:30 pm
Family Movie: “Cars 3” @ Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Nov 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a family movie from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday. “Cars 3,” rated G, will be shown in the Lindamood Room. Popcorn and water will be provided. No registration is required. For more information, visit www.findlaylibrary.org or call 419-422-1712.
Monday Funday 6:30 pm
Monday Funday @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm
Monday Funday will resume at the Forest-Jackson Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Youth who are in third grade and older will make edible school supplies. Monday Funday will be held every Monday, featuring games and snacks. When Riverdale School is canceled due to weather, the event is also canceled.
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Mornings with Mommy 9:30 am
Mornings with Mommy @ Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Nov 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Mornings with Mommy will begin Sept. 18 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 301 N. Main St., Jenera, and continue from 9:30-10:30 a.m. the first and third Mondays and Tuesdays. The educational playdates are open to infants through preschool-age children and their moms, dads, grandparents and nannies. Each session will have its own theme and will include devotion, language and literacy activities, arts and crafts, sensory activities and more. Registration is required at tlcjenera.org or by calling 419-326-4685. The cost is $5 per family (not per child), per session.
Bloomdale Trinity UMC Thanksgiving Party 6:30 pm
Bloomdale Trinity UMC Thanksgiving Party @ Trinity United Methodist Church
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 Mulberry St., Bloomdale, will hold a Thanksgiving party in the church basement from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday. Kids ages 6-12 years are invited to attend for stories, crafts, games and treats. Call Jane at 419-299-3690 for more details.
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Monday Funday 6:30 pm
Monday Funday @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm
Monday Funday will resume at the Forest-Jackson Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Youth who are in third grade and older will make edible school supplies. Monday Funday will be held every Monday, featuring games and snacks. When Riverdale School is canceled due to weather, the event is also canceled.
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Pandora UMC Community Meal 5:30 pm
Pandora UMC Community Meal @ Pandora United Methodist Church
Nov 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Pandora United Methodist Church will be hosting a free community meal from 5:30-7 p.m. Nov. 29 in the church fellowship hall, 108 E. Washington St., Pandora. The meal this month is provided by First National Bank of Pandora. The menu will be shredded chicken sandwich, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, assorted desserts, drink and coffee.
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