Prettying up the parks

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer Volunteers are an important piece of the puzzle when it comes to the operation of the Hancock Park District. Whether it’s mulching, pruning, stacking wood or painting, volunteers provide thousands of hours of donated labor each year, according to Margie Stateler, visitor...

Hancock Leadership class sets fundraiser

The Hancock Leadership Class of 2014 will hold a chef collective and craft beer pairing from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave. The event is a fundraiser for the class project, which is the printing of an emergency preparedness guide that will be delivered to every household...

Fostoria Kiwanis set Pancake Day

FOSTORIA — The annual Fostoria Kiwanis Club Pancake Day fundraiser will be held from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, which is also Fat Tuesday and National Pancake Day, at the St. Wendelin Parish Life Center, 323 N. Wood St., Fostoria. Pancake Day is the Fostoria Kiwanis Club’s largest fundraiser. Tickets...

Red Cross to host ‘Boots and Badges’

UPPER SANDUSKY — The American Red Cross of Wyandot County will host its second annual “Boots and Badges: A Rockin’ Party for the Red Cross,” a celebration of local first responders, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. March 1 at the Sycamore Community Center, 3894 Ohio 103. During the event, the Red...

Center for Safe and Healthy Children adds monthly clinic

The Hancock County Center for Safe and Healthy Children held its annual meeting in January and reported on the progress the center has made over the past year. A medical clinic has been added once a month and recording equipment was upgraded. Officers were elected and board members’ terms determined. Pam...

Library to offer knitting classes

The Putnam County District Library will host a knitting class at two of its library locations in March. The program, Knitting a Prayer Shawl, will be offered at 11 a.m. March 8 at the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location and at 6 p.m. March 10 at the main branch in Ottawa. Mary Jo Radebaugh will be the...
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