Time to quit? Make a plan

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER It’s time to quit! Quit smoking, that is. Today is the Great American Smokeout and the American Cancer Society is encouraging smokers to quit, or to make a plan to quit, on this day. Carole Leeman of Findlay, a lung cancer survivor, is glad she...

Agency fields requests for emergency assistance

The Christian Clearing House received 449 requests for emergency assistance during October. The agency was able to aid clients with $18,000. A large percentage of the committed funds to assist clients was for food vouchers. AEP’s Neighbors to Neighbors program assisted 66...

Registration open for cookie program

OTTAWA — The Putnam County District Library in Ottawa will offer a cookie decorating program from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 15. Kathy Moening will be the instructor. The class is open to ages 6 and older. There is a $2 fee per person and space is limited. To register, call...

Thursday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 8:30-9:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Hancock Historical Museum series, “Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.,”...

Memorial Hall rises again

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER FORT JENNINGS — A piece of Fort Jennings’ past has been recognized by the Ohio State Historic Preservation Office. Jennings Memorial Hall, built in 1916 in memory of Lt. Col. William Jennings, who in 1812 established a fort at the...

UF toy drive underway

The University of Findlay will host its 10th annual Toys for Tots Christmas party from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 3 in the Alumni Memorial Union. The event is open to the community. Guests will have the opportunity to meet members of the U.S. Marine Corps as well as Santa’s...

Gardeners to meet

The Men’s and Women’s Garden Club of Findlay will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Fox Run Manor, 11745 Township Road 145. Club members will share their garden experiences from the past growing season. There will also be a seed and plant exchange, which...

Quilters to work on holiday project

Ohio Star Quilters of Findlay will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1701 Tiffin Ave. Guild members will demonstrate four stocking-stuffer projects. Quilters will move from station to station until they have done all four projects. Some can be...
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