Sep
25
Mon
Grand Love
Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Grand Love, a support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, meets Mondays, 4 to 5:30 p.m., at 1941 Carlin St., Findlay. Call 419-422-8616.

NAMI Wood County Family-to-Family @ NAMI Wood County
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This fall, NAMI Wood County is offering three free classes for families touched by mental illness at the Wood County office, 541 W. Wooster St., Bowling Green.

Family-to-Family is a 12-session class taught by trained relatives of individuals living with mental illness. The course provides participants with information on mental illnesses, their symptoms and diagnosis, and treatment options, along with strategies for caring for loved ones with these conditions. The next class will run from 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 11 through Nov. 27.

Peer-to-Peer is for adults living with mental illness. A trained facilitator, who is also in recovery from mental illness, covers topics including medications, treatment, options, coping skills and advocacy. This program runs 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 11 through Nov. 13.

NAMI Basics will begin Sept. 12. Designed for parents and caregivers of a child or adolescent living with a mental illness, the program provides participants with up-to-date information on mental illnesses and their impact on the brain, current research on evidence-based therapies, medication and side effects, and suggestions on navigating the mental health care, school and juvenile justice systems. The six-week course meets from 6:15-8:15 p.m. Tuesdays.

Call NAMI Wood County at 419-352-0626 or email info@namiwoodcounty.org for more information or to register.

NAMI Wood County Peer-to-Peer @ NAMI Wood County
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

This fall, NAMI Wood County is offering three free classes for families touched by mental illness at the Wood County office, 541 W. Wooster St., Bowling Green.

Family-to-Family is a 12-session class taught by trained relatives of individuals living with mental illness. The course provides participants with information on mental illnesses, their symptoms and diagnosis, and treatment options, along with strategies for caring for loved ones with these conditions. The next class will run from 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 11 through Nov. 27.

Peer-to-Peer is for adults living with mental illness. A trained facilitator, who is also in recovery from mental illness, covers topics including medications, treatment, options, coping skills and advocacy. This program runs 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 11 through Nov. 13.

NAMI Basics will begin Sept. 12. Designed for parents and caregivers of a child or adolescent living with a mental illness, the program provides participants with up-to-date information on mental illnesses and their impact on the brain, current research on evidence-based therapies, medication and side effects, and suggestions on navigating the mental health care, school and juvenile justice systems. The six-week course meets from 6:15-8:15 p.m. Tuesdays.

Call NAMI Wood County at 419-352-0626 or email info@namiwoodcounty.org for more information or to register.

Putnam County Antique Appraisals
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free antique appraisals with Annie Stratton will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and two of its branches this month.

Participants may bring two items to be appraised, excluding coins, stamps and weapons.

The program will be offered from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Ottoville-Monterey Township location, from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location and from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 28 in Ottawa.

To register, call the Ottoville library at 419-453-2111, the Leipsic branch at 419-943-2604 or the Ottawa library at 419-523-3747.

Autograph Collecting @ Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a program on autograph collecting from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Lindamood Room.

The workshop will highlight how to start acquiring autographs and will give tips on how to grow an autograph collection.

Registration is required by visiting www.findlaylibrary.org or by calling 419-422-1712.

Monday Funday @ Forest-Jackson Public Library
Sep 25 @ 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.

Sep
26
Tue
St. Paul United Methodist Church Community Dinner @ St. Paul United Methodist Church
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

St. Paul United Methodist Church, 126 Union St., Risingsun, will hold its community dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday. Menu items include pork loin, mashed potatoes, dressing, salad bar, pies and drink. The church is handicap accessible and air conditioned.

Older Wiser Lutherans @ First Lutheran Church
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm

The OWLS (Older Wiser Lutherans) will hold their first meeting of the year at 5 p.m. Tuesday, at First Lutheran Church, 109 E. Lincoln St., with Carol Bridinger presenting a program on “The World’s Most Beautiful Voyage: Coastal Norway.” Bring a dish to share and enjoy the fellowship.

Putnam County Antique Appraisals
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free antique appraisals with Annie Stratton will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and two of its branches this month.

Participants may bring two items to be appraised, excluding coins, stamps and weapons.

The program will be offered from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Ottoville-Monterey Township location, from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial location and from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 28 in Ottawa.

To register, call the Ottoville library at 419-453-2111, the Leipsic branch at 419-943-2604 or the Ottawa library at 419-523-3747.

NAMI Basics @ NAMI Wood County
Sep 26 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm

This fall, NAMI Wood County is offering three free classes for families touched by mental illness at the Wood County office, 541 W. Wooster St., Bowling Green.

Family-to-Family is a 12-session class taught by trained relatives of individuals living with mental illness. The course provides participants with information on mental illnesses, their symptoms and diagnosis, and treatment options, along with strategies for caring for loved ones with these conditions. The next class will run from 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 11 through Nov. 27.

Peer-to-Peer is for adults living with mental illness. A trained facilitator, who is also in recovery from mental illness, covers topics including medications, treatment, options, coping skills and advocacy. This program runs 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 11 through Nov. 13.

NAMI Basics will begin Sept. 12. Designed for parents and caregivers of a child or adolescent living with a mental illness, the program provides participants with up-to-date information on mental illnesses and their impact on the brain, current research on evidence-based therapies, medication and side effects, and suggestions on navigating the mental health care, school and juvenile justice systems. The six-week course meets from 6:15-8:15 p.m. Tuesdays.

Call NAMI Wood County at 419-352-0626 or email info@namiwoodcounty.org for more information or to register.

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