Community announcements, March 5

Adults only time to unwind at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Cocoa and Coloring for Adults 6:30-8 p.m. March 16 in the Junior Home Room, 77 Jefferson St.

The program invites adults to bring their own adult coloring book or choose from coloring pages provided.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit

Come play at T-SPL

The junior department at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Playtime @ the Library 10 a.m.-noon March 17 in the Frost Kalnow Room, 77 Jefferson St.

The program features toys and activities for children ages 18 months to five years old.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751,

email or visit

Cook book club to gather

Tiffin-Seneca Library is to host Cook by the Book Cooking Club at 6:30 p.m. March 21 in the Junior Home Room, 77 Jefferson St.

The program invites participants to discuss everything cooking, including successful and unsuccessful recipes, kitchen trends and gadgets and tips and suggestions that help in the kitchen.

The theme for March’s cookbook is “Growing Tomorrow” by Forrest Pritchard and now is available for check out at the information desk.

For more information or to register, call (419) 447-3751 or visit

Program for toddlers at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Toddler Tales at 6:30 p.m. March 14, 21 and 28 and at 10 a.m. March 15, 22 and 29 at the library, 77 Jefferson St.

The program features stories, songs and finger plays.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit

T-SPL book club to meet

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host the next meeting in the adult book discussion group, Let’s Talk About It at 10:30 p.m., April 6 in the Junior Home Room, 77 Jefferson St.

The group is to discuss “Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter” by Kate Clifford Larson.

Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit

New Riegel school board to meet

NEW RIEGEL — New Riegel Board of Education is to meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday and at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday for a special session.

The purpose is for the board to enter into executive session to discuss employment.

Open house set for Calvert youths

Calvert Catholic Schools is to host a kindergarten, bridging and preschool open house 9-10 a.m. March 23 for parents who could not attend the Feb. 23 open house.

For more information, call (419) 447-5790.

Calvert to celebrate Right to Read Week

Calvert Catholic Elementary students are to celebrate Right To Read Week Monday through Friday.

The theme is “Camp Out With a Good Book,” designed to develop and improve reading, writing and creative skills.

Projects are to include K-second-grade students designing a poster of favorite books, third-fourth-grade students designing spine labels, and fifth-sixth-grade students creating and writing a story about a Beanie Baby they receive. Posters and labels will be placed on display and the stories will be read to the younger students at a later date.

Throughout the week students are to read around a campfire setting to open the celebration, create a stone soup recipe and “Stop, Drop and Read” during each day.

On campus

Western Governors University graduate

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Jessica Wagner of Tiffin has received a master of business administration degree from Western Governors University.

Capital University provost’s list

BEXLEY — Jocelyn Cole of Tiffin was named to Capital University provost’s list for the 2016 fall semester.

Ursuline College honor’s list

PEPPER PIKE — Amanda Schwartz of Tiffin was named to the president’s list for the 2016 fall semester at Ursuline College.

Terra State receives cyber security designation

FREMONT — The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Terra State Community College as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education through the 2022 academic year.

This federal initiative addresses the critical shortage of professionals with the skills to protect the national information infrastructure and highlights the importance higher education will play in defending America’s cyberspace.

Terra State’s academic programs, the IT Department, professional development opportunities and community outreach are to all work together to promote cyber security.

Upper Sandusky resident performs in UF concert

FINDLAY — Nicholas Koehler of Upper Sandusky recently performed in the University of Findlay Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble’s pop concert, “Those Roaring Twenties.”

Pahl Insurance awarded partner designation

COLUMBUS — Grange Insurance has recognized Pahl Insurance as a leader in the insurance industry and awarded it Grange’s Senior Partner designation.

Each year, Grange honors a select group of independent agency partners by recognizing them with the title of senior partner. Of nearly 4,000 independent agencies, Pahl Insurance is one of just 126 agencies to receive this year’s award.

“Grange counts on agencies like Pahl Insurance to serve as trusted advisors and provide excellent service to Grange policyholders,” said John Ammendola, Grange Insurance president and CEO.“With its strong commitment to the customer and exceptional performance record, Pahl Insurance is a great example of what it means to be a true partner and worthy of this recognition.”

Grange Insurance sells exclusively through independent insurance agents. These men and women are not only dedicated to supporting the communities in which they live and work, but they also offer guidance to help individuals, families and businesses select the right coverage for their lifestyle and unique needs.

For information, call the office in Sycamore at (419) 927-4412 or in Tiffin (419) 447-4155 or visit