Join LGBTQ+ Spectrum for its third annual pancake breakfast from 9-11 a.m. today at Journey at Christ Church, 225 W. Bigelow Ave. Admission is free, but a freewill offering will be accepted.
THE BUZZ ANDERSON PROJECT
The Buzz Anderson Project of Toledo will play a mix of rock, blues, funk and jam music from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today at Dave’s Hideaway Lounge, 1730 Lima Ave.
HORSE-DRAWN TROLLEY RIDES
Saturday through Monday
Ride through Spiegel Grove on a horse-drawn trolley. Rides are by South Creek Clydesdales and are offered from 1-4 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations are taken. Rides will be canceled in the case of extreme cold. Admission is $4.50 per rider 3 and older, free for those 2 and younger. Location: Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, Spiegel Grove, Fremont. Call 800-998-7737 or visit rbhayes.org for more details.
COFFEE AND TEA: OPEN HOUSE
Hot drinks were always a welcome sight during the winter cold on the pioneer frontier. Stop by the McKinnis House at Litzenberg Memorial Woods from 1-4 p.m. today for a free cup of coffee or tea and see how they were made in the 1840s. All ages welcome.
CLOUD OF WITNESSES
The band Cloud of Witnesses will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday at First Mennonite Church, 101 S. Jackson St., Bluffton. Founders Wendy Chappell-Dick and Phil Gratz match in intensity and sing from the soul. In this concert, they will be joined by bassist Chris Gott and multi-instrumentalist Lucas Harnish. Cloud of Witnesses specializes in guitar-driven songs with meaningful lyrics that have stood the test of time. Gratz and Chappell-Dick have been playing music together for 25 years, and they look forward to entertaining, challenging, and moving friends and fans in this new endeavor. Admission is free.
FPC ARTIST SERIES CONCERT
Kathy Grady will present an FPC Artist Series concert with several friends from 3-4 p.m. Sunday in the Sanctuary at First Presbyterian Church, 2330 S. Main St. The concert will feature a selection of classical music, jazz, Broadway and ballads. Admission is free, with a freewill offering taken to continue the ministry of the artist series.
The Hancock Park District was created on Oct. 19, 1970. Celebrate by joining in HPD’s 50th Birthday Hike at 4 p.m. Sunday at Riverbend Recreation Area, 16618 Township Road 208, Shelter 3, and at a different park location each month through October. Visit HancockParks.com for the complete list of hikes, including location, date and start time. All ages are welcome, and the event is free with no registration required.
PRESIDENT’S DAY CELEBRATION
Celebrate President’s Day with an afternoon of family-friendly activities from noon to 5 p.m. at the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, Spiegel Grove, Fremont. Kids’ activities, hands-on artifact activities, presidential snacks and more will be offered. A behind-the-scenes mini-tour of the original library staircase area is also included. Call 800-998-7737 or visit rbhayes.org for more details.
THE EAST CLEVELAND THREE
Tiffin University’s undergraduate chapter of the Ohio Innocence Project will host three men collectively referred to as The East Cleveland Three at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 in Osceola Theater. Join Laurese, Derrick and Eugene as they tell their story of spending 20 years in prison for a murder they did not commit. Pierce Reed, program director, policy coordinator and system liaison of the Ohio Innocence Project, will join The East Cleveland Three. This event is open to the public.
SOUP, SANDWICH & GAME NIGHT
Riley Creek United Methodist Church, 7102 Road M, Ottawa, will host a Soup, Sandwich & Game Night from 6-9 p.m. Feb. 20. There will be several flavors of soup to choose from and a hearty sandwich to fill in the gaps from 6-7 p.m. Family-friendly games will be played until 9. Bring a favorite board game or join in a round or two of the many games that will be on hand. The evening’s events will take place in the church’s newly completed building addition. The event is free, but participants are asked to bring a canned good to share with the Community Action’s Blessing Box in Ottawa.
PHOTO 38 JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW RECEPTION
The awards reception for the Findlay Art League’s annual Photo Show will take place from 6-8 p.m. Feb. 21 in the art league gallery, 117 W. Crawford St. Photo Show award winners and the Company Choice Selections will be announced.
OPEN MIC NIGHT
Coffee Amici’s Open Mic Night has become Findlay’s most popular hub for musical performers. Events are held from 8-10 p.m. Fridays at Coffee Amici, 328 S. Main St. Admission is free.
GLIDING STARS EVENING AT THE HD LOUNGE
An evening of virtual sports, appetizers and cold beverages will be held from 6-9 p.m. Feb. 21 at the HD Lounge at Legends, 411 S. Main St., with all proceeds supporting the Gliding Stars adaptive ice skating program. In its 19th season, Gliding Stars of Findlay uses adaptive equipment such as walkers and modified skates to help provide the Stars the chance to skate. Tickets are $25 per person, available at http://www.glidingstars.org/gliding-stars-of-findlay-oh/ and at Integrity Salon, 729 N. Main St.