FOSTORIA SAFETY TOWN
Registration deadline is June 4th, 2014-- call 419-422-5415 Forms available at the Review Times and Fostoria Library website. http://campfirenwohio.com/fostoria-safety-town
HAYES MEMORIAL EVENT, FREMONT
The Hayes Presidential Center focuses on the war contributions of women during the next session of Second Saturdays R 4 Kids from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 14 in the Hayes Museum. Cost is $1/child and $7.50/adult and includes admission to the Museum and the Johnsonâ€™s Island Civil War Prison exhibit. Those with Hayes Presidential Center memberships at the $50 or more level can attend FREE. Call 419-332-2081 to register.
SPECIAL KID'S THERAPY'S CARNIVAL, FINDLAY
FAMILY FUN DAY-LUNCH ON THE LAWN
We are inviting the special needs community, their family & friends to join us for a FREE lunch, carnival style games & activities at Blanchard Valley Center, 1700 E. Sandusky St., Findlay. Many activities and games. Pony rides and Buttons the clown will be making balloon animals. FREE
KIDS THERAPY'S FAMILY FUN DAY LUNCH ON THE LAWN
Special Kids Therapy in Findlay is hosting at Carnival Family Fun Day, lunch on the lawn at Blanchard Valley Center on Saturday, June 14th from 11am-2pm. Free to attend.
ZONTA LANDINGS BOAT RENTALS, HPD, FINDLAY
ZONTA LANDINGS BOAT RENTALS OPEN MAY 24 THROUGH LABOR DAY
Zonta Landing is a public boat livery concession that provides rentals of canoes, kayaks, and pedal boats at Riverside Park. Rentals are taken first come, first served. Canoes and kayaks may also be taken, by the renter, to other bodies of water within Hancock County with an advanced reservation through the HPD office. Equipment rates for canoes, kayaks, and pedal boats are $5 per Â½ hour. The rental fee for an entire day is $25. Group outings with 6 or more watercrafts are discounted at the rate of $20 per day. All rates include life jackets, paddles, and sales tax.
HPD boat livery operation is open from 1-7pm, weekends and holidays, beginning Saturday, May 24 through Monday, September 1 during good weather conditions. Last launch time for 1 hour rentals is 6pm and last launch time for Â½ hour rentals is 6:30pm. Contact the HPD office for special arrangements on watercraft rentals. Periods of high water or hazardous weather could close the concession at the discretion of the HPD staff.
More information about float trips, other park concessions and rentals, or activities of the Hancock Park District can be obtained by visiting the HPD office at 1424 East Main Cross Street or by calling the HPD office at 419-425-PARK/7275 or the Riverside Boathouse, during open hours only, at 419-423-1902. Additional information can also be found on the HPD website at www.HancockParks.com.
INSIDE STATE MENTAL HOSPITALS, BOWLING GREEN
The Wood County Historical Museum is pleased to host a nationally-recognized photography exhibit by Christopher Payne called Asylum: "Inside the Closed World of State Mental Hospitals". The exhibit and companion book will be in the new gallery space at the Wood County Historical Museum May 31 - November 16, 2014. An opening reception is planned for Friday, May 30, from 6-8pm, with Payne's remarks and book signing. This event is free and open to the public.
TIFFIN FARMERS MARKET
2014 DOWNTOWN TIFFIN FARMERSâ€™ MARKETS SCHEDULED
April 28, 2014
The Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services has released the 2014 schedule of Downtown Tiffin Farmersâ€™ Markets. According to John Detwiler, President and CEO, six markets have been scheduled, one each on the second Saturday of the month June through October plus an additional Saturday on July 26. â€œWe schedule the second July date so that our customers can take full advantage of the bounty at that time of yearâ€, he said. All markets will be held on Washington Street between E Market and E Perry Streets from 9am â€“ 1pm. Detwiler said that additional downtown activities will include a sidewalk sale on each of the market days plus the Art Fair and Art Walk on August 9 and Jazznâ€™ Tiffin on September 13. Other activities are being planned. Market dates are as follows: Saturday June 14, Saturday July 12, Saturday July 26, Saturday August 9, Saturday September 13 and Saturday October 11.
Vendors interesting in participating in the farmersâ€™ markets should call the Regional Chamber at 419-447-4141 for details.