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Findlay Garden Club Fall Harvest Potluck Dinner 6:00 pm
Findlay Garden Club Fall Harvest Potluck Dinner @ Riverbend Recreation Area - Shelter 3
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm
Those interested in joining the Findlay Garden Club are invited to the club’s annual fall harvest potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Riverbend Park shelter house 3. Members will be there to answer questions about the club’s programs, annual garden tour and community activities. For more information, visit www.findlaygardenclub.org.
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Hancock County Democrats Fall Dinner 6:30 pm
Hancock County Democrats Fall Dinner @ Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm
Hancock County Democrats will hold their fall dinner on Wednesday at the Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center, 817 Harmon St. Statewide Democratic candidates, including Ohio Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni, who is running for governor, and a state treasurer candidate will join Findlay City Council candidates Barbara Lockard, Mary Harshfield and Heidi Mercer. The dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. with speakers at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person, or $25 to sit at the chair’s table. For reservations, call 419-348-2599.
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Carey Freewill Baptist Church Autumn Dinner 3:30 pm
Carey Freewill Baptist Church Autumn Dinner @ Carey Freewill Baptist Church
Oct 6 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
An autumn dinner featuring a half barbecue chicken or two pork chops with au Gratin potatoes, green beans, dinner roll, dessert and drink will be served in the Carey Freewill Baptist Church fellowship hall from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Friday before the Carey versus Buckeye Central football game. Tickets are $8 each, presale only, and must be reserved before Sunday by calling 419-396-4144. Dine-in and carryout are available.
St. John’s United Church of Christ Fall Beef and Noodle Dinner 4:30 pm
St. John’s United Church of Christ Fall Beef and Noodle Dinner @ St. John’s United Church of Christ
Oct 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
St. John’s United Church of Christ’s fall beef and noodle dinner will be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday at the church, 223 W. College Ave., Bluffton. The menu consists of homemade noodles, beef, mashed potatoes, green beans, applesauce, roll, pies and beverages. Cost is $8 for adults, $5 for students in sixth grade through college, $4 for elementary-age children and free for pre-K and younger. Dine-in and carryout are available.
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Victorian Halloween Tea 12:30 pm
Victorian Halloween Tea @ Grammes-Brown House and Garden
Oct 14 @ 12:30 pm
Author/historian Lisa Swickard will share discoveries she made and ghostly encounters she had with her team of paranormal investigators while researching Tiffin’s history, including unexplained occurrences in the Grammes-Brown House neighborhood. Tea, sandwiches and pastries will be served, seating is limited and reservations are required. Place a prepaid reservation by leaving a detailed message providing the names of the people attending the tea and your contact information for Phyllis Watts at 419-448-8312.
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Gilboa UMC Soup and Sandwich Supper 5:00 pm
Gilboa UMC Soup and Sandwich Supper @ Gilboa United Methodist Church
Oct 15 @ 5:00 pm
GILBOA — Gilboa United Methodist Church will hold a freewill donation soup and sandwich supper at 5 p.m. Oct. 15 to benefit hurricane relief. The meal also includes dessert and drinks. All proceeds will go to Samaritan’s Purse to assist hurricane victims. The public is welcome to help with this mission by donating ingredients for the soups, sandwiches and drinks, or by making a dessert. Volunteers are also needed to help with preparation and cleanup. Donations may be dropped off at the church from 1-4 p.m. Oct. 14, or arrangements can be made by calling 419-890-9369.
Carey Scholarship Chili Cook-Off 6:00 pm
Carey Scholarship Chili Cook-Off @ Moreno's Fine Dining
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A chili cook-off to raise funds for a scholarship to benefit a Carey High School senior will be held from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 15 at Moreno’s Fine Dining, 109 W. Findlay St., Carey. The event was the idea of Lois Kurtz, a businesswoman, longtime Carey council member and community promoter who died Aug. 11. The cook-off is being organized by members of the Carey Area Chamber of Commerce. Nine local businesses will be competing. Tickets are $5 in advance or $7 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at Kurtz Shoe Store, the chamber office, FACTS Christy Insurance, Regina Vent Realty, Wyandot County Visitors Bureau, A-1 Printing, American Heritage Realty, First Citizens National Bank in Carey and First Federal Bank.
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McComb Lions Club Senior Scholarship Dinner 4:00 pm
McComb Lions Club Senior Scholarship Dinner @ McComb High School cafeteria
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The McComb Lions Club will hold its annual senior scholarship dinner from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 20 prior to the varsity football game versus Pandora-Gilboa. The meal will be held at the McComb School Cafeteria and will consist of barbecue chicken, vegetable, roll, dessert and drink. Dine-in and carryout will be available. Tickets cost $9 each and must be purchased by Oct. 13. They are available through any McComb Lions member; at Primrose Flowers, Hoverman Insurance and Tees, Tees & More in McComb; at Ted’s Market in Pandora; or by calling 419-293-2350. All proceeds from the meal will be used to fund the McComb Lions Club scholarship awarded to a 2018 McComb High School senior.
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Beech Grove Wesleyan Church Pork Chop Barbecue 5:00 pm
Beech Grove Wesleyan Church Pork Chop Barbecue @ Beech Grove Wesleyan Church
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Beech Grove Wesleyan Church, 16054 County Highway 4, Carey, will host a pork chop barbecue from 5-6:30 p.m. Oct. 21.
Oakdale United Methodist Church Wedding Feast 5:00 pm
Oakdale United Methodist Church Wedding Feast @ Oakdale United Methodist Church
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm
Oakdale United Methodist Church, 24994 Hancock-Wood County Line Road, Deshler, will host a wedding feast at 5 p.m. Oct. 21. All area women and girls are invited to the catered meal featuring honey-baked chicken breast, followed by a program by Christian radio personality Robin Sullivan, who can be heard on Toledo’s 102.3 ProclaimFM. Guests are invited to wear their wedding attire including gowns or veils, or flower girl, bridesmaids or mother-of-the-bride dresses. Photos will be taken. Tickets are $5, available by calling Karen Richard at 419-278-2143, Ken Rider at 419-278-0746 or Caring Points church office at 419-943-3556.
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Bubba C Barbecue 12:00 pm
Bubba C Barbecue @ Bluffton Family Recreation
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bluffton Family Recreation is hosting a Bubba C Barbecue from noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 22 at Bluffton Family Recreation, 215 Snider Road, Bluffton. Tickets are $8 and are available at Bluffton Family Recreation. Dinner includes either a pulled port sandwich or one-quarter chicken, macaroni and cheese and green beans. Meals are for carry-out or eat-in at Bluffton Family Recreation.
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Pandora United Methodist Church Community Meal 5:30 pm
Pandora United Methodist Church Community Meal @ Pandora United Methodist Church
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
A free community meal will be served from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday at Pandora United Methodist Church, 108 E. Washington St., Pandora. The meal this month is provided by Never Ending Witness Small Group. The menu will include roast beef sandwich, chips, relishes and dessert and beverage.
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