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Findlay Rec Department Disc Golf Clinic 6:00 pm
Findlay Rec Department Disc Golf Clinic @ Firestine Park
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The City of Findlay Recreation Department is hosting a free disc golf clinic from 6-7 p.m. June 1. Participants will learn how to play disc golf at the 9-hole disc golf course at Firestine Park, 900 Fifth St. Equipment will be provided. For more information, call the recreation department at 419-424-7176.
Findlay Rec Department Lacrosse League 6:00 pm
Findlay Rec Department Lacrosse League @ Emory Adams Park
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm
The City of Findlay Recreation Department is starting an in-house youth lacrosse league for this spring. The league is for boys and girls ages 4-18. Practices will begin April 18 and continue on Tuesday and Thursday nights through June 1. All practices will take place at Emory Adams Park on the east side, across the foot bridge. Registration is $25 for children under 6 and $45 for ages 7-18. Register by Friday to ensure a free T-shirt. Call 419-424-7176.
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Sojourner Quartet 6:00 pm
Sojourner Quartet @ Upper Room Church of God
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
Sojourner Quartet is a Findlay-based southern gospel four-part male quartet that began in 1991 as a contemporary Christian group playing their own instruments and writing many of their own songs. The group members’ mission is to glorify God and Jesus Christ to as many people as possible, regardless of denomination, through their music and personal testimony. Members are Isaac Steinhour (tenor and Findlay High School graduate), Mark May (Findlay native, baritone and member since 1992), Larry Counterman (bass and Indiana resident), and Jeff McGlade (lead and Findlay resident since 1984).
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Julie Cole Charity Golf Classic 8:00 am
Julie Cole Charity Golf Classic @ Findlay Country Club
Jun 5 @ 8:00 am
The 28th annual Julie Cole Charity Golf Classic will be held Monday at the Findlay Country Club, featuring guest professionals Pat McGowan, Craig Stadler and Findlay native Julie Cole. The day will begin at 8 a.m. with registration and breakfast, followed at 9 a.m. by a professionals’ clinic on the range. The golf tournament will begin at 9:30, with an awards ceremony to follow. Spectators may purchase an all-day pass for $10 to watch the tournament and have lunch. Over the past 28 years, the Julie Cole Charity Golf Classic has raised $2.6 million for local nonprofit organizations. Beneficiaries of funds raised at this year’s classic will include Bridge Hospice, The Women’s Center of Bluffton Hospital and the Julie Cole Golf Fund for Junior Golfers benefiting The First Tee of Hancock County.
Run For God — The 5K Challenge Class 6:30 pm
Run For God — The 5K Challenge Class @ Oakdale United Methodist Church
Jun 5 @ 6:30 pm
Oakdale United Methodist Church, 24994 Hancock-Wood County Line Road, Deshler, is hosting a Run For God — The 5K Challenge class starting this month. The challenge is a practical guide to running and a training plan aimed at running a 5K, which includes a Christian focus. The group is for people of all ages and abilities, with the goal at the end of the training being a 5K race held at the church. The class will begin at 6:30 p.m. April 10 and will meet every other week for classes and regularly to run together. Contact Pastor Jeff and Suzanne Bandy at Suzanne@caringpointschurches.org for more information. Register online at www.runforgod.com/classes.
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Youth for Christ of Northwest Ohio Golf Tournament
Youth for Christ of Northwest Ohio Golf Tournament @ Sycamore Springs Golf Course
Jun 9 all-day
Youth for Christ of Northwest Ohio will hold its 31st annual golf tournament June 9 at Sycamore Springs Golf Course. The entry fee for the four-person scramble is $125 per golfer, which includes the driving range, lunch, a putting contest, 18 holes of golf/cart, hole contests, prizes and the awards dinner following the tournament. For more information or to register, visit www.yfcnwoh.org or call 419-422-7452. Registration deadline is June 1.
Rally in the Alley 5:00 pm
Rally in the Alley
Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Rally in the Alley outdoor musical event series marks its 25th anniversary. The public is invited to enjoy music and food free of charge in downtown Findlay’s Latham Courtyard on the 500 block of South Main Street. The events run Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. This summer’s schedule is as follows: June 9: Willful Blindness; food provided by Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn Company June 16: The Reunion Band; food provided by Legends Steakhouse & Sports Bar June 23: The Athen Ry; food provided by Jimmy John’s July 7: The Hipnotix; food provided by Hot Head Burrito July 14: Big Red Deluxe; food provided by City Barbecue July 21: Reese Dailey Band; food provided by Fern Cafe will provide food. July 28: High Impact; food provided by Domino’s Aug. 4: Jeff Tucker Band; food provided by The Greek Garden Aug. 11: Loose Cannons Band featuring Kahuna’s All-Star Band; food provided by City Barbecue Aug. 18: Tongue ‘n Groove; food provided by Hot Head Burrito
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Judgement Free 5K and 1 Mile Walk/Roll/Shuffle 10:00 am
Judgement Free 5K and 1 Mile Walk/Roll/Shuffle @ Riverbend Recreation Area
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am
Planet Fitness will host the third annual Judgement Free 5K and 1 Mile Walk/Roll/Shuffle on June 10 at Riverbend Recreation Area in Findlay. The mission is to include people of all abilities in a fun, judgement-free event that promotes physical activity. Proceeds will benefit local charities that share the vision of a judgement-free world where everyone has the opportunity to be active and feel good about themselves. The 5K and 1-mile walk will begin at 10 a.m., with race-day registration from 8:30-9:30. The walk is handicap accessible and open to everyone, including those with wheelchairs, service animals, strollers, etc. New this year is an optional inflatable obstacle course finish line, sponsored by Outdoor Mindset. Participants who want an extra challenge will be able to race each other through the 76-foot course as they finish the race. Registration can be made at Planet Fitness in Findlay or online at runsignup.com. Visit the race page at runsignup.com or call Planet Fitness at 419-422-3000 for more information.
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Wyandot County Humane Society Dog Walk 1:00 pm
Wyandot County Humane Society Dog Walk @ Harrison Smith Park
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm
The Wyandot County Humane Society’s 15th annual dog walk and fun day will be held June 11 at Harrison Smith Park, Upper Sandusky. Registration begins at noon, with the 1K walk following at 1 p.m. There will also be contests, demonstrations and raffles. Admission is a bag of cat food or litter. For more information, call 419-294-4477.
Full Sound Chamber Group 4:00 pm
Full Sound Chamber Group @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm
The Full Sound Chamber Group will bring its string sounds back to Findlay for a free concert at Trinity Episcopal Church, 128 W. Hardin St., at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 11. The program, “Music for Strings and Keyboard: a varied selection of yesteryear’s masterworks,” will feature a tuneful baroque selection by Wassenaer; a rendition of the ragtime favorite “Maple Leaf Rag” by Scott Joplin; and other songs by Schmeidler and Glinka. The Full Sound Chamber Group consists of five brothers: Shalem Loritsch, violin; Chesed Loritsch, violin; Chayah Loritsch, viola and piano; Racham Loritsch, cello; Tsidqah Loritsch, double-bass and piano. The group has been performing together for six years, and all of the brothers perform in the Ohio Northern University Symphony Orchestra and the Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra in Delaware. For more information, reach Catherine Loritsch at 937-844-1300 or by email at schedule@fullsoundchambergroup.com; or visit www.fullsoundchambergroup.com.
Fostoria Community Band 7:30 pm
Fostoria Community Band @ Hedges-Boyer Park
Jun 11 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Fostoria Community Band will present four outdoor concerts in June. The schedule includes: June 11, Hedges-Boyer Park, Tiffin, 7:30 p.m.; June 14, Findlay’s Riverside Park, 7 p.m.; June 25, Foundation Park, Fostoria, 7:30 p.m.; and June 28, Spiegel Grove, Fremont, 7 p.m. The band is comprised of 45 musicians from Fostoria and the surrounding area. Much of the concert will depict the American spirit and will also include movie music, patriotic tunes and marches. A tuba ensemble from the band will also play several songs.
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Findlay Summer Ice Skating Camp
Findlay Summer Ice Skating Camp @ The Cube
Jun 12 – Jun 15 all-day
The City of Findlay Recreation Department is offering a summer ice skating camp at The Cube, 3430 North Main St., from June 12-15. The camp is designed for ages 5 and older and for beginners through advanced, including figure and hockey skaters. The theme for the camp is “Star Wars” and, at 12:30 p.m. June 15, all of the camp attendees will skate in a themed ice show which is free for the public to come. Camp registration fee is $100. Register at 419-424-7176 by Thursday to receive a free T-shirt.
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Y-PAC Grand Opening 4:30 pm
Y-PAC Grand Opening @ Findlay Family YMCA
Jun 15 @ 4:30 pm
The grand opening of the YMCA’s new Y-PAC will be held at 4:30 p.m. June 15 at the main branch, 300 E. Lincoln St. Y-PAC is a dedicated space for youth ages 8-13 that features state-of-the-art physical activity equipment including exerbikes, 3 kick, T-Wall and a bouldering climbing wall. Y-PAC is part of the Y’s initiative to prevent youth obesity. For more information, contact Stephanie Parsons at 419-422-4424.
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Rally in the Alley 5:00 pm
Rally in the Alley
Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Rally in the Alley outdoor musical event series marks its 25th anniversary. The public is invited to enjoy music and food free of charge in downtown Findlay’s Latham Courtyard on the 500 block of South Main Street. The events run Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. This summer’s schedule is as follows: June 9: Willful Blindness; food provided by Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn Company June 16: The Reunion Band; food provided by Legends Steakhouse & Sports Bar June 23: The Athen Ry; food provided by Jimmy John’s July 7: The Hipnotix; food provided by Hot Head Burrito July 14: Big Red Deluxe; food provided by City Barbecue July 21: Reese Dailey Band; food provided by Fern Cafe will provide food. July 28: High Impact; food provided by Domino’s Aug. 4: Jeff Tucker Band; food provided by The Greek Garden Aug. 11: Loose Cannons Band featuring Kahuna’s All-Star Band; food provided by City Barbecue Aug. 18: Tongue ‘n Groove; food provided by Hot Head Burrito
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Run For God — The 5K Challenge Class 6:30 pm
Run For God — The 5K Challenge Class @ Oakdale United Methodist Church
Jun 19 @ 6:30 pm
Oakdale United Methodist Church, 24994 Hancock-Wood County Line Road, Deshler, is hosting a Run For God — The 5K Challenge class starting this month. The challenge is a practical guide to running and a training plan aimed at running a 5K, which includes a Christian focus. The group is for people of all ages and abilities, with the goal at the end of the training being a 5K race held at the church. The class will begin at 6:30 p.m. April 10 and will meet every other week for classes and regularly to run together. Contact Pastor Jeff and Suzanne Bandy at Suzanne@caringpointschurches.org for more information. Register online at www.runforgod.com/classes.
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Fifth Third Bank Courtyard Concert Series 11:30 am
Fifth Third Bank Courtyard Concert Series @ Latham Courtyard
Jun 20 @ 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
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Matthew Ball 11:00 am
Matthew Ball @ Ada Community Health Professionals Building
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ada Public Library welcomes pianist Matthew Ball, also known as the Motor City Boogie Woogie Kid. The attorney turned musician has more than 3.8 million YouTube views and boasts a repertoire that spans symphony, jazz and blues. His family friendly program features acrobatic piano favorites like “In the Mood,” “Glory of Love,” “Basin Street Blues,” “The Entertainer,” “Ain’t Misbehavin'” and “Bumble Boogie.”
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Rally in the Alley 5:00 pm
Rally in the Alley
Jun 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Rally in the Alley outdoor musical event series marks its 25th anniversary. The public is invited to enjoy music and food free of charge in downtown Findlay’s Latham Courtyard on the 500 block of South Main Street. The events run Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. This summer’s schedule is as follows: June 9: Willful Blindness; food provided by Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn Company June 16: The Reunion Band; food provided by Legends Steakhouse & Sports Bar June 23: The Athen Ry; food provided by Jimmy John’s July 7: The Hipnotix; food provided by Hot Head Burrito July 14: Big Red Deluxe; food provided by City Barbecue July 21: Reese Dailey Band; food provided by Fern Cafe will provide food. July 28: High Impact; food provided by Domino’s Aug. 4: Jeff Tucker Band; food provided by The Greek Garden Aug. 11: Loose Cannons Band featuring Kahuna’s All-Star Band; food provided by City Barbecue Aug. 18: Tongue ‘n Groove; food provided by Hot Head Burrito
Mark Gillfillan 5K Memorial run/walk 7:00 pm
Mark Gillfillan 5K Memorial run/walk @ Riverdale Schools
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm
The Mark Gillfillan 5K memorial run/walk will be held at 7 p.m. June 23 at Riverdale Schools. Registration begins at 5:30. Preregistration for the 5K with a T-shirt is $15, or $12 without a shirt. All registration on race day is $20 and shirts will be received on a first-come, first-serve basis. There will also be a 1-mile memorial walk. The cost is $12 with a shirt or $8 without a shirt. A kids’ quarter-mile fun run will be held for ages 8 and younger. The cost is $10 for the fun run and a shirt, or $3 without a shirt. All proceeds from the race will benefit the Mark Gillfillan Scholarship Fund. Early registration must be received by Friday. Forms are available at http://www.5k4mark.com/. For questions, call Christa Gillfillan at 419-722-8020.
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Bluffton University Ultimate Frisbee Reunion 3:00 pm
Bluffton University Ultimate Frisbee Reunion @ Mussleman Library Green at Bluffton University
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bluffton University will hold its Ultimate Frisbee reunion from 3 to 6 p.m. June 24 on the Mussleman Library green. Alumni, current students and faculty can play in the tournament or watch. Snacks and beverages will be provided. Spectators should bring their own lawn chairs. Registration can be found online at http://www.bluffton.edu/blufftonalumni/events/frisbee.html. Registrants will receive a T-shirt.
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Fifth Third Bank Courtyard Concert Series 11:30 am
Fifth Third Bank Courtyard Concert Series @ Latham Courtyard
Jun 27 @ 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
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Bluffton Townhall Concert Series: Lalo Cura 7:30 pm
Bluffton Townhall Concert Series: Lalo Cura @ Bluffton Town Hall
Jun 30 @ 7:30 pm
Spanish rock band Lalo Cura from Goshen, Indiana, will perform an acoustic set for the Bluffton Townhall Concert Series this month. The concert will be held June 30, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. and the show starting at 7:30. Donations collected will go directly toward paying the band.

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