Donaldson to review Elks’ history

The Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky St., will host a Brown Bag Lecture at noon Thursday. Mark Donaldson Jr. will present a lecture on the history of the Elks Club and Lodge 75. Donaldson is a local historian and the accessionist at the museum. The lecture is free for museum members, $5 for adult...

‘Playing with toys, you learn about life’

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Ron Friesen is a child at heart. Although he’s a retired professor and in his 70s, his Bluffton home is filled with toys. “It’s just that I always had an interest in toys, and I thought, it’s sort of fun to have toys around,” said...

Findlay to host first walk for cystic fibrosis

The Michigan-Northwest Ohio Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will hold its first Great Strides walk in Findlay at 5:30 p.m. May 15 at Riverside Park. Great Strides is a national walk held in hundreds of cities. Tens of thousands of walkers participate in the events, which generate funds to fight cystic...

Alzheimer’s Association sets caregiver support meetings

To help caregivers deal with the physical and emotional stresses associated with their role, the Alzheimer’s Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter is hosting caregiver support groups. Meetings will be held: • March 11, 6:30 p.m., Birchaven Condo clubhouse, 7113 Eastern Woods Parkway; facilitator: Linda...

Firemen to help launch fire station exhibit

The Findlay Fire Department and the Children’s Museum of Findlay will launch the opening of the museum’s fire station exhibit at 10 a.m. March 21. The community event is open to all children and their parents. Firefighters will attend with Sparky the Fire Dog, as will Mayor Lydia Mihalik. Admission is...

Financial seminar for seniors planned

The Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave., will present a seminar titled, “Remember: It’$ YOUR Money, Make Sure You Don’t Outlive It,” from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.” Lori Powell, charter advisor for Senior Living, will be the featured speaker. For more information, call Leslee...
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