Mar
30
Thu
Putnam County Library Bilingual Story Times @ Putnam County District Library -- Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am

Bilingual story times are scheduled at the Putnam County District Library in Ottawa and the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location.

Sessions will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Ottawa and 10 a.m. Thursday in Leipsic. In April, story times will be offered at 6:30 p.m. April 25 in Ottawa, and 10 a.m. April 27 in Leipsic.

Activities include reading children’s books in Spanish and English, crafts and snacks.

Celebration of Women Awards Banquet @ Ohio Northern University
Mar 30 @ 6:00 pm

The Celebration of Women Awards Banquet will be held in the ballroom of Ohio Northern University at 6 p.m. March 30 in a collaboration of Soroptimist International clubs representing Kenton-Hardin County, Hancock County and Lima.

Recognition will be given to girls and women from each club. The event also features keynote speaker Charlene Bonsignore, a cancer survivor, competitive natural bodybuilder and inspirational leader.

Tickets are $15 per person and include dinner. Email Missie Austin at missieaustin@gmail.com or sikenton@soroptimist.net or call 419-673-7104 for tickets or more information. The deadline to purchase tickets is March 9. The event is open to the public.

Apr
1
Sat
Children’s Easter Art Workshop @ Fostoria Community Arts Council
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Fostoria Community Arts Council, 125 S. Main St., Fostoria, will hold a children’s Easter art workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

The free workshop under the direction of Cheryl Graves is for children in first through fifth grades. Call Graves at 419-435-7474 to register.

Masons Lodge 227 Easter Egg Hunt @ Findlay Masonic Complex
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am

Findlay Lodge 227 Free and Accepted Masons and Findlay Rainbow for Girls Assembly 173 will host a free Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Masonic Complex, 303 Osborn Ave.

The hunt will be divided into three divisions: 3 and younger; ages 4-7; and ages 8-10.

The event is open to the public. In case of inclement weather, the hunt will be held inside the Masonic Complex building.

Apr
4
Tue
McComb Public Library Storytime @ McComb Public Library
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Story time sessions for preschoolers ages 3-5 will resume Tuesday at the McComb Public Library, 113 S. Todd St.

Sessions are offered from 6:30-7:15 p.m. weekly. Story time is on a drop-in basis, registration is not required. Children enjoy books, finger plays, music and crafts.

Call the library at 419-293-2425 for more information.

Apr
5
Wed
Naturalization Ceremony at Winebrenner Theological Seminary @ Winebrenner Theological Seminary
Apr 5 @ 12:30 pm

A naturalization ceremony for those seeking to become United States citizens will be held April 5 at 12:30 p.m. at Winebrenner Theological Seminary’s TLB Auditorium, 950 N. Main St.

The Honorable Judge John P. Gustafson, U.S. District Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio, will preside over the ceremony, which will be open to the public.

Tina Damoah, a deputy clerk for U.S. District Court, will present certificates; Sons of the American Revolution will present and retire the colors; UF’s Student Government Association (SGA) Vice President Rebecca Stricker will lead the Pledge of Allegiance; SGA President Forrest Miller will conduct the opening and closing of the court; and Darin Fields, Ph.D., vice president for academic affairs and faculty dean, will offer a welcome.

Kate Wilson, a Findlay High School senior, will speak about the benefits of citizenship. The obligations of citizenship will be outlined by seniors Aaron Rode from McComb High School, Matthew Nieset from Van Buren high School, and Mark Lopez from Liberty-Benton High School.

Several musical ensembles will accompany the ceremony. Cody Bachorik, a Liberty-Benton High School senior, will sing the National Anthem; “America the Beautiful” will be performed by Arcadia High School seniors Meredith Boes and Alliyson Knepper and junior Alyssa Clagg; and several Liberty-Benton students will perform “God Bless America” arranged by Greg Lyne. The Arcadia High School Band will provide the postlude music.

Apr
11
Tue
McComb Public Library Storytime @ McComb Public Library
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Story time sessions for preschoolers ages 3-5 will resume Tuesday at the McComb Public Library, 113 S. Todd St.

Sessions are offered from 6:30-7:15 p.m. weekly. Story time is on a drop-in basis, registration is not required. Children enjoy books, finger plays, music and crafts.

Call the library at 419-293-2425 for more information.

Apr
18
Tue
McComb Public Library Storytime @ McComb Public Library
Apr 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Story time sessions for preschoolers ages 3-5 will resume Tuesday at the McComb Public Library, 113 S. Todd St.

Sessions are offered from 6:30-7:15 p.m. weekly. Story time is on a drop-in basis, registration is not required. Children enjoy books, finger plays, music and crafts.

Call the library at 419-293-2425 for more information.

Apr
19
Wed
Caring Cups Club @ We Serve Coffee
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Diversion Foster Care meets the third Wednesday each month to host the  Caring Cups Club. This is an opportunity to stop in and have any questions you may have answered about how to become a foster parent. There is a need in Findlay and the surrounding area for foster families able to foster children of all ages.  Find out if this opportunity is right for you

Apr
25
Tue
McComb Public Library Storytime @ McComb Public Library
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Story time sessions for preschoolers ages 3-5 will resume Tuesday at the McComb Public Library, 113 S. Todd St.

Sessions are offered from 6:30-7:15 p.m. weekly. Story time is on a drop-in basis, registration is not required. Children enjoy books, finger plays, music and crafts.

Call the library at 419-293-2425 for more information.

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