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9:00 am Putnam County Extension Master Gardener Program @ Putnam County OSU Extension Office
Putnam County Extension Master Gardener Program @ Putnam County OSU Extension Office
Nov 14 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Putnam County Extension office this year will be offering the Master Gardener training program, which provides intensive training in horticulture to interested gardeners who then volunteer their time assisting with educational programs and activities. Specialists from the Ohio State University will be teaching sessions along with some local experts. Topics will include botany, plant selection, landscaping with annuals and perennials, vegetable gardening, tree selection and identification, fruit tree care, pesticides, soils, and plant and insect identification. Classes will begin Oct. 3 and will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on consecutive Tuesdays through Nov. 21. The course fee is $125 per person or $150 per couple. Classes will be held at the Putnam County Extension office, 1206 E. Second St., Ottawa. Sign up by Thursday by calling 419-523-6294 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
11:00 am Bluffton’s Honor Code in the World @ Yoder Recital Hall
Bluffton’s Honor Code in the World @ Yoder Recital Hall
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am
Mark Bourassa, assistant dean of students at Bluffton University and director of the University Event Complex, will present the forum, “Bluffton’s Honor Code in the World” at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, in Yoder Recital Hall. Bourassa will examine the historical context of honor codes in the United States as well as Bluffton University. Bourassa will also reflect on the impact of creating individual cultures of integrity through the honor code.
11:00 am Fostoria Flu Vaccination Clinic @ Kaubisch Memorial Public Library
Fostoria Flu Vaccination Clinic @ Kaubisch Memorial Public Library
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Seasonal flu vaccination clinics for adults 18 and older will be held at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital’s Conference Center from 4-6:30 p.m. Tuesday and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 14 at Kaubisch Memorial Library, 205 Perry St., Fostoria. The cost is $31, which is covered by Medicare Part B. A Medicare card and photo ID are required for those who utilize Medicare. For more information, call 419-436-6688.
1:00 pm Putnam County District Library Technology Class
Putnam County District Library Technology Class
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Technology classes will be offered at the Putnam County District Library and its branches in November. Sessions are open to those who need help with their laptop, tablet, Kindle, iPad, smartphone or MP3 player. Instructions will also be given on how to download e-books, magazines, music, videos or audiobooks from the library. Available times and locations include: Ottawa: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 4, 1-5 p.m. Nov. 1, 8, 14, 21, 28 and 29, 1-3:30 p.m. Nov. 22; Columbus Grove: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 2; Pandora-Riley Township: 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 7; Ottoville-Monterey Township, 1:30-5 p.m. Nov. 15; Kalida-Union Township, 3-5 p.m. Nov. 16; Continental: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 30. Call 419-523-3747 for an appointment and schedule a 30-minute session or two consecutive times if more time is needed.
3:30 pm Bluffton Public Library Poetry Tea Time @ Bluffton Public Library
Bluffton Public Library Poetry Tea Time @ Bluffton Public Library
Nov 14 @ 3:30 pm
The Bluffton Public Library will host a poetry tea time at 3:30 p.m. today. All ages are welcome. Registration is required by calling the library at 419-358-5016.
4:00 pm Youtheatre Club @ Marathon Center for the Performing Arts
Youtheatre Club @ Marathon Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Arts Partnership is starting a monthly performing arts club through its Youtheatre program. Students in grades 1-12, regardless of ability or past involvement with Youtheatre, are encouraged to participate in Youtheatre Club, which will meet the second Tuesday of each month beginning Tuesday and ending May 8. Grades 1-5 will meet from 4:30-6:30 p.m. and grades 6-8 and 9-12 will meet from 4-6 p.m. Cost is $45 per year and meetings are held at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts. Contact Craig VanRenterghem at email@example.com or 419-422-4624, ext. 3, to sign up.
5:00 pm Addiction Support Program for Children @ Family Resource Center of Northwest Ohio
Addiction Support Program for Children @ Family Resource Center of Northwest Ohio
Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
A six-week support program for children of parents with addiction will begin meeting from 5-6:30 p.m. Oct. 17. Presented by the Family Resource Center of Northwest Ohio, the program is open to youth ages 12-17. It is designed to help youth understand the hardships their family and they themselves may go through while working on problem solving, communication, social and coping skills. For more information, contact Kendra Vermillion at 419-422-8616, ext. 138, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
6:00 pm Dave Essinger Book Signing @ Ruscilli Family Bookstore in the Center for Student Life, University of Findlay
Dave Essinger Book Signing @ Ruscilli Family Bookstore in the Center for Student Life, University of Findlay
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm
The University of Findlay’s Ruscilli Family Bookstore in the Center for Student Life will host a reading and book signing with Dave Essinger, associate professor of English, at 6 p.m. today. Essinger’s novel, “Running Out,” centers on a family’s survival following a plane crash in the Canadian wilderness. The protagonist, a long distance runner, decides to leave his injured wife and child behind in order to seek help.
6:30 pm Legends and Lore of the Leipsic Library @ Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial Library
Legends and Lore of the Leipsic Library @ Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial Library
Nov 14 @ 6:30 pm
A presentation on the legends and lore of the Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial Library will be given at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14. Historian Ruth Wilhelm will discuss the history of the house, the Edwards family and Earl, the resident spirit.
7:00 pm Findlay Area Rental Association Meeting @ The Sherman House Community Room
Findlay Area Rental Association Meeting @ The Sherman House Community Room
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm
Hancock County judges will be speaking at the meeting of Findlay Area Rental Association at 7 p.m. Tuesday at The Sherman House Community Room, 115 E. Front St. The meeting will provide an opportunity for rental association members and the public to discuss policies, procedures, and tenant/landlord laws.