ART EXHIBIT, WESLEY MEMORIAL GALLERY, FOSTORIA
The Art of Norman Rockwell is now presented in a selection of his paintings at Wesley Memorial Gallery and continuing through January 31st, 2014. The gallery is located at 1200 Van Buren St., Fostoria in the narthex at Wesley United Methodist Church, Fostoria.The gallery is open to the public M-F 9am-5pm and at other times by telephoning Wesley United Methodist Church at 419-435-8551 and is handicapped accessible.
WOOD COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM TOURS
Take a winter walk down memory lane at the Historical Museum in Bowling Green - Tour times 10am-8pm. Weekends 1-4pm Weekdays 10-5pm with extended hours 10am-8pm Dec. 12th,13th and 19th. www.woodcountyhistory.org
BIRD MONITORING, FINDLAY
RIVERBEND RECREATION AREA, FINDLAY REVERVOIR #1 - JOIN BOB SAMS, NATURAL RESOURCE ASST., ONCE A MONTH TO CONDUCT A BIRD DIVERSITY AND POPULATION CENSUS. PARTICIPANTS WILL COUNT ALL OBSERVABLE BIRDS. HIKING DISTANCES WILL VARY WITH AT LEAST 1 1/2-2 1/2 HOURS ON THE TRAIL. NO FEE OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD.
UPPER SANDUSKY ROTARY CLUB PIZZAPALOOZA
The Upper Sandusky Rotary Club is sponsoring its 6th Annual Pizzapallooza in the Upper Sandusky High School Cafeteria on Saturday, December 14 from 4:00-6:00. This fundraiser will occur before the USHS Boys’ Basketball Game with the Carey Blue Devils that evening. Tickets can be purchased at the door that night. $5 gets all the pizza you can eat and one drink!
Proceeds from this Rotary Fundraiser will benefit the Upper Sandusky Rotary Scholarship Fund.
CHRISTIAN JAM, TIFFIN
The Little Faith Ministries, 230 S. Washington St., Tiffin will present Christian Jam Friday, December 13th beginning at 6pm. This will be a benefit for the needy children and we are asking that you bring on brand new, unwrapped child's toy. Featured in this service will be Calvary's Love, The Living Miracles, Gethsemane, Tim Little and others. If you sing or play an instrument, you are welcome to join in. Those who just want to come and listen will hear a nice selection from Traditional, Contemporary, and Country Gospel. This is a nice way to start your weekend.
A CHRISTMAS FOR EVERY CHILD, FOSTORIA
Donate to Fostoria Children in need this Holiday Season. Purchase items from tags on the Giving Trees located at Kmart, ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital, Review Times, or Kemosabes. Gifts go to the Fostoria child on the tag. Can't fill a tag? Donate a new toy that parents will be able to select as they pick-up their child's tag. Toy drop off locations are the same as the tags, plus the Greary Family YMCA, Your Kids Closet, Great Scot, Steinacker's ACE Hardware, Krogers, Dr. Geroski's Office and all local Toys for Tots Drop Box locations. Please be sure donations are unopened, unwrapped and age appropriate. Donations will be accepted now through Friday, December 13th. For more information please call 419-436-6895.
HOLIDAY GIFT WRAPPING BOOTH
American Red Cross of Hancock, Seneca and Wyandot Counties will have volunteers wrapping gifts for a donation at the Findlay Village Mall near the service desk. All proceeds support local Red Cross Services-Disaster Relief, Service to the Armed Forces and Military Families, Blood Services and Health and Safety training. To volunteer for the Gift Wrapping Booth, visit www.redcross.org/hancock, visit our Facebook page facebook.com/HancockCountyRed Cross or call 419-422-9322
GREAT SCOT SHOPPING SPREE, FOSTORIA
FHS BOYS Basketball Team are selling shopping spree tickets (90 seconds in Great Scot). Drawing will be held during our home boys basketball game December 17 vs Elmwood. For tickets contact Gabe Sierra a firstname.lastname@example.org or call 419.937.7973. Tickets will be sold immediately before the drawing as well.
PLANETARIUM NIGHT: ORION, THE HUNTER, FINDLAY
OAKWOODS NATURE PRESERVE, DISCOVERY CENTER - LEARN MORE ABOUT ONE OF THE MOST RECOGNIZABLE CONSTELLATIONS, THE MYTHOLOGY BEHIND HIM AND WHO ALL SHARES THE WINTER NIGHT SKY WITH HIM. RECOMMENDED FOR AGES 5 YEARS OLD AND UP. PARTICIPANTS MUST SIT ON THE FLOOR. ASK ABOUT HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY. NO FEE, BUT SIGN UP BY THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12TH.
FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE AT THE RITZ, TIFFIN
Looking for something to do on a Friday night? The National Theatre at The Ritz will host an eclectic selection of artists in an unplugged performance environment. Each Friday Night Live will feature two or three regional entertainers that may include a folk singer, jazz musician, an aspiring singer/songwriter or some other style of artist who is passionate about the opportunity to showcase their talents. Join us for a glass of wine or cup of coffee in this casual, intimate setting....a perfect way to jump-start your weekend!