Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center Performing Arts Workshop @ Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center will host a performing arts workshop for students in grades 5 through high school from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 24.

Cost is $15. Register with Elizabeth Washington at 614-360-8611.

‘Diversity Matters’: From the Authors’ Point of View @ Yoder Recital Hall, Bluffton University
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am

Dr. Michelle Loyd-Paige, executive associate to the president for diversity and inclusion at Calvin College, along with Kevin Williams, director of residence life at Bluffton University, will present “‘Diversity Matters’: From the Authors’ Point of View,” at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27, in Yoder Recital Hall.

Dr. Loyd-Paige and Williams are two of the featured authors included in the edited volume “Diversity Matters: Race, Ethnicity and the Future of Christian Higher Education.” During the presentation, they will discuss insights from their work as professionals in Christian higher education.

American Red Cross CPR Class @ American Red Cross North Central Ohio Chapter
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm

The American Red Cross North Central Ohio Chapter is offering first aid and CPR/AED courses in February.

The sessions teach people how to perform CPR and use an AED, what to do if someone is choking, and how to prevent and respond to other emergencies until advanced medical help arrives. Participants also learn how to control bleeding and how to respond to seizures.

Classes will be offered at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 and 28 at the Hancock County Red Cross office, 125 Fair St. Call 800-RED CROSS or visit redcross.org/take-a-class to register.

Betsy Struxness @ Marion Center, Tiffin University
Mar 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Tiffin University’s Celebrating CulTUral Uniqueness presents Broadway actress Betsy Struxness, who will discuss her work on productions like “Hamilton,” “Wicked,” “Memphis,” “Leap of Faith,” “Scandalous” and “Matilda.” She is also an accomplished photographer of landscapes and portraits.

To register for the event, visit www.tiffin.edu/about/ataglance/ccu/guest-speaker.

H.O.P.E. in Fostoria: “Hidden In Plain Sight” @ Fostoria Intermediate Elementary School
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm

The next installment of the H.O.P.E. in Fostoria series is “Hidden In Plain Sight” at 6 p.m. March 21 at Fostoria Intermediate Elementary School, 1202 HL Ford Drive.

The event will focus on informing guardians, parents and loved ones of the warning signs of risky behavior.

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