Briefly, Aug. 1

‘South Pacific’ to be staged

UPPER SANDUSKY – “South Pacific” returns to Star Theatre for three more shows, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

For tickets, call (419) 294-1411. Admission is $10 for non-members and $8 for members.

The theater is at 121 W. Wyandot Ave., Upper Sandusky.

Rock, ribs featured in Findlay

FINDLAY – The 19th annual Rib-Off on Broadway is 3-11:30 p.m. Saturday in downtown Findlay.

Sample ribs and other favorites while enjoying live entertainment. This year, “Rib Off Battle of the Bands” is featured. Also, rib vendors compete for “Judges’ Choice Award” and the “People’s Choice Award.”

This annual fundraiser helps support programs in the Findlay area. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children.

To learn more, call (419) 422-4624.

Barbershop group to play

Fostoria Lake Plains Barbershop Chorus is to perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Hedges-Boyer Park pavilion.

Admission is free. Bring seating.

Church highlights cars

BASCOM – Bascom United Methodist Church is to host a car show noon-4 p.m. Sunday on the church grounds, 5660 W. SR 18, Bascom.

Registration is free, and all drivers of registered classic cars are to receive a free lunch.

The first 50 registered are to receive dash plaques. Trophies are to be awarded. Children’s games and a barbecue of burgers, brats and hot dogs is to be available. More details are available online at

Vintage base ball at Hayes

FREMONT – Weather permitting, the Spiegel Groves Squires play at home at 2 p.m. Sunday against the Great Black Swamp Frogs.

The Squires are an 1860s base ball team affiliated with the Hayes Presidential Center. They play matches that adhere to base ball rules and customs in use during the 1860s. Players wear

vintage-style uniforms and use 19th-century-style equipment.

Spectators are welcome at no charge.

Verandah concert on deck

FREMONT – Vocalist Gary Jones, winner of the 2012 Fremont’s Got Talent show, is the featured act Wednesday for the Hayes Presidential Center’s free Verandah Concert.

The event begins at 6:45 p.m. with an old-fashioned ice cream social. Musical entertainment starts at 7 p.m. and lasts about an hour.

Cast needed for drama

BUCYRUS – The fall production at Bucyrus Little Theatre is “Twelve Angry Men.” Auditions for the classic drama are at 7 p.m. Aug. 11 and 12 at the theatre, 130 Songer Ave, Bucyrus.

The cast requires 13 men between the ages of 18 and 80. Performance dates are set for Sept. 27-29 and Oct. 4-6, with Tracy McAdams directing.

Email attracyleemcadams@ for further details.