Briefly, Sept. 20

Meeting slated

Tiffin Park and Recreation board has set a special meeting for 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in city hall to discuss the Bark Park dog park.

Wild Schools grants available

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has grants available for Ohio teachers who have used Project WILD in their classrooms. These funds are to provide teachers with more opportunities to provide hands-on learning about wildlife and habitat.

Grants of $500 each will be awarded by the Division of Wildlife on a competitive basis to 40 schools that have participated in Project WILD, a supplemental environmental education curriculum for grades K-12.

Project WILD uses wildlife and wildlife management techniques to teach traditional school subjects, such as math, science and language arts.

Details and an application packet can be found at

Deer archery season Sept. 28

Ohio’s white-tailed deer archery hunting season starts Sept. 28 and continues through Feb. 2, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

Hunting hours are 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset. Deer archery season also is open during deer-gun season Dec. 2-8.