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Dec
18
Thu
A Christmas Celebration with the Toledo Symphony @ First Lutheran Church
Dec 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

First Lutheran Church in Tiffin will host the Toledo Symphony under the direction of Sara Jobin, Thursday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The symphony will present “A Christmas Celebration,” a program of sacred music, which will include one number featuring the church’s Schantz organ played by the church organist, Curtis King.

Tickets can be purchased at the church Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Scrooge! The Musical @ Fort Findlay Playhouse
Dec 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Scrooge! The Musical is a lively adaptation of Charles Dickens’ short story ‘A Christmas Carol’ and is based on the musical film of the same name. This holiday favorite begins on Christmas Eve in Victorian London and follows Ebenezer Scrooge on his journey to understanding the real meaning of life and Christmas.  Come and share this classic with your family and ours and make the holidays complete!

Doors will open 30 minutes prior to showtime.

Dec
19
Fri
North Pole Express @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

NWORRP will start the North Pole Express the weekend after Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, through Jan. 4.  This is an outdoor ride so dress for the weather.

WinterFest and Kiwanis Santa’s House @ St. Andrew's United Methodist Church
Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Visit Santa’s House at St. Andrews UMC for a fun time! There will be Wagon rides, hot chocolate and cookies and more! After visiting Santa, receive a voucher with discounts, extended hours and specials from downtown businesses.

Scrooge! The Musical @ Fort Findlay Playhouse
Dec 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Scrooge! The Musical is a lively adaptation of Charles Dickens’ short story ‘A Christmas Carol’ and is based on the musical film of the same name. This holiday favorite begins on Christmas Eve in Victorian London and follows Ebenezer Scrooge on his journey to understanding the real meaning of life and Christmas.  Come and share this classic with your family and ours and make the holidays complete!

Doors will open 30 minutes prior to showtime.

Dec
20
Sat
Kids in the Parks: Winter Tracks @ Riverbend Park
Dec 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Hike on out and join Program Assistant Chris Allen to search for who might be leaving a track to follow. Winter snow can be the best way to track those winter animals that are still out and about. Meet by Shelter 3.

North Pole Express @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation
Dec 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

NWORRP will start the North Pole Express the weekend after Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, through Jan. 4.  This is an outdoor ride so dress for the weather.

FHS Pops Concert @ R. L. Heminger Auditorium
Dec 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Findlay High School Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Pops Concert.

The theme for the concert is “Looking Back: 30 Years of Making Music” and the orchestra will perform popular selections performed by Findlay orchestra students over the past 30 years.

The audience will learn interesting facts about each musical selection. Tim Mattis, director of the Findlay Trojan Marching Band and Pantasia Steelband, will serve as the commentator. Mattis will also showcase his keyboarding skills, performing on the typewriter for the musical selection “The Typewriter” by Leroy Anderson. Other selections include: “Jupiter” by Gustav Holst, “Tales from the Vienna Woods Waltz” by Richard Strauss, “Salute to the Big Apple,” “The Muppet Medley,” and “The Pink Panther” and “Theme from Peter Gunn” by Henry Mancini.

This is Pressel’s 22nd year teaching orchestra at Findlay City Schools. He received his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in violin performance from Ohio University. Anita Schaible serves as assistant director.

Scrooge! The Musical @ Fort Findlay Playhouse
Dec 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Scrooge! The Musical is a lively adaptation of Charles Dickens’ short story ‘A Christmas Carol’ and is based on the musical film of the same name. This holiday favorite begins on Christmas Eve in Victorian London and follows Ebenezer Scrooge on his journey to understanding the real meaning of life and Christmas.  Come and share this classic with your family and ours and make the holidays complete!

Doors will open 30 minutes prior to showtime.

Dec
21
Sun
North Pole Express @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

NWORRP will start the North Pole Express the weekend after Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, through Jan. 4.  This is an outdoor ride so dress for the weather.