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Monthly Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series 12:00 pm
Monthly Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series @ Hancock Historical Museum
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Scheduled for the first Thursday of each month visit the Hancock Historical Museum for a variety of informative and educational presentations on a wide range of topics relevant to Findlay and Hancock County Ohio. Bring your lunch and enjoy learning about our community from a diverse group of presenters. Brown bags are free for museum members and $5 for nonmembers. Lunches from Main St. Deli are available for purchase for an additional $5.50. Lunches include sandwich, chips, cookie and drink.
Pioneer Banquet 6:30 pm
Pioneer Banquet @ Liberty Township meeting room
Sep 15 @ 6:30 pm
The Hancock County Genealogical Society’s will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 15 in the Liberty Township meeting room, 9975 Township Road 89. Dr. Julie McIntosh will discuss her ancestor, Revolutionary War hero Major General John Peterson. The cost is $15. Paid reservations are due by Sept. 10 and can be made by contacting Doria Bair at 419-422-9843 or Crawfis in the genealogy department at the library.
Tiffin-Seneca County Heritage Festival
Tiffin-Seneca County Heritage Festival @ Downtown Tiffin
Sep 18 – Sep 20 all-day
Add to the splendor of an autumn weekend by attending Ohio’s 8th largest festival now in its 37th year! At the Living History Village, step back into time by experiencing the rumble of Civil War cannons, while touring tents and teepees. There are also more food vendors than ever before offering tempting selections, along with rows and rows of craftsmen! In the Downtown Area, there’s plenty of family entertainment including: music, amusement rides, food and children activities! Schedule of events:
The Log Cabin Series: The Log Cabin Wedding 10:00 am
The Log Cabin Series: The Log Cabin Wedding @ Hancock Historical Museum
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Log Cabin Series is a year-long program inspired by the Log Cabin books by Ellen Howard. Children ages 6-10 will experience hands-on history fun in the authentic 19th century Crawford Log House. Each session will include storytime by the hearth, followed by activities including cooking, crafts, games, and more. On Sept. 19th, participants will read “The Log Cabin Wedding” by Ellen Howard. Possible activities may include making flower wreaths, making a cornhusk doll, and using a quill and ink. Please call (419)423-4433 to register by the Friday before each session. Cost: $15 per child for members, $20 for nonmembers. Parents are not required to accompany the child.
Findlay Air Expo 8:00 am
Findlay Air Expo @ Findlay Airport
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Put yourself in the cockpit and soar above the clouds in your own P-51C Mustang as you step inside a traveling immersion exhibit featuring the original film, “Rise Above,” on a 160-degree panoramic screen in a 30-seat temperature-controlled movie theater. The Rise Above Traveling Exhibit highlights the courage and determination of the Tuskegee Airmen, who overcame obstacles to train and fight as U.S. Army Air Corps pilots, and what it means to us 60 years later. CAF Red Tail Squadron’s P-51 Mustang will be conducting a flight demonstration during the event (weather permitting). This will give spectators the opportunity to see this great piece of American aviation history live in action, bringing back the sights and sounds of WWII aerial warfare. The Black Heritage Library and Multicultural Center will have their Smithsonian “Black Aviation History” exhibit on site, which includes original historical pieces from the Tuskegee Airmen. Several WWII era aircraft will also on display for visitors to tour. Many vendors will be on hand as well, including BGSU Aviation Studies, Sky’s The Limit Flying Club and various food offerings. Helicopter rides will be available during the event, giving spectators views of the Findlay landscape. School group tours of the Rise Above and Black Heritage Library and Multicultural exhibits will be available Tuesday, September 22 through Friday September 25, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please contact Airport Manager Matt McVicker, or 419-422-4182, if you would like to schedule a visit for your school or educational group during this time.