Oct
21
Sat
Family Fun Mad Scientist Program @ Putnam County District Library -- Columbus Grove Location
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am

COLUMBUS GROVE — A free family fun mad scientist program will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Putnam County District Library’s Columbus Grove location.

Pumpkin Train @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation Inc.
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation pumpkin train will take riders to a pumpkin patch where they can pick the pumpkin of their choice and place on the flat car for the ride back to the station. Pumpkin purchases are not required to take rides.

Rides are $2 for adults, $1 for kids 12 and under; pumpkins cost $5.

Ghost Hunting Program @ Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm

A ghost hunting program will be held Saturday, Oct. 21, at 1:30 p.m. at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library in the Lindamood Room.

The Ohio Research of Banded Spirits (ORBS) has worked over 350 cases and will present equipment used and investigating techniques in ghost hunting. ORBS will share audio and video of some of the most compelling evidence it has collected during investigations.

No registration is required. For more information, visit www.findlaylibrary.org.

Hancock Historical Museum Spooktacular @ Hancock Historical Museum
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Hancock Historical Museum will hold its “Spooktacular” event from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, featuring tours of the Haunted Hull House, pumpkin decorating, games and storytelling.

Guests are encouraged to come in costume. Admission is $1 and includes all museum facilities.
Apple cider, cookies, popcorn and hot dogs will be among the refreshments offered. The candy-free event is sponsored by area dentists.
The museum is located at 422 W. Sandusky St. For more information, call 419-423-4433 or visit www.hancockhistoricalmuseum.org.

Riverside Halloween Express @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation will offer nighttime trips on its quarter-scale Riverside Train through the museum grounds that are decorated for Halloween. While sights include ghosts, giant pumpkins and other creatures of the night, the family-oriented rides are not meant to be scary. There will be trick-or-treat on the train Saturday, Oct. 21, for the duration of rides.

Oct
22
Sun
Pumpkin Train @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation Inc.
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation pumpkin train will take riders to a pumpkin patch where they can pick the pumpkin of their choice and place on the flat car for the ride back to the station. Pumpkin purchases are not required to take rides.

Rides are $2 for adults, $1 for kids 12 and under; pumpkins cost $5.

Oct
23
Mon
Monday Funday @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Oct 23 @ 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.

Oct
27
Fri
YMCA Fall Fest @ Findlay Family YMCA
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

YMCA Fall Fest – A free and open event for the community featuring games, crafts, fall festivities, prizes, a costume parade, and more

Riverside Halloween Express @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation will offer nighttime trips on its quarter-scale Riverside Train through the museum grounds that are decorated for Halloween. While sights include ghosts, giant pumpkins and other creatures of the night, the family-oriented rides are not meant to be scary. There will be trick-or-treat on the train Saturday, Oct. 21, for the duration of rides.

Oct
28
Sat
Riverside Halloween Express @ Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation will offer nighttime trips on its quarter-scale Riverside Train through the museum grounds that are decorated for Halloween. While sights include ghosts, giant pumpkins and other creatures of the night, the family-oriented rides are not meant to be scary. There will be trick-or-treat on the train Saturday, Oct. 21, for the duration of rides.

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