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BREAKING NEWS

Sunday announcements, Nov. 11

Lioness to sell doughnuts

Mohawk Lioness Club are to sell doughnuts at Mohawk High School craft show Saturday, beginning at 9 a.m.

Doughnuts also are to be sold at Upper Sandusky High School craft show at 9 a.m. Nov. 25.

Cost is $7 per dozen or $4 for a half dozen.

Baked steak dinner planned

St. Aloysius Knights of Columbus are hosting a baked steak dinner 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 19 at Republic town hall, 219 Washington St.

The menu features mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, a roll, a brownie and a beverage.

Proceeds are to support local food banks, EMS, little league and Toys for Tots.

Friends to host Christmas-themed annual meeting

The Friends of the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Christmas enthusiast and feather tree maker Dennis Bauer during its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Adult Reading Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

Bauer’s interest in German Christmas ornaments and Santa’s goes back decades. He has created feather trees for Martha Stewart, and photos of his work have appeared on the cover of Martha Stewart Living.

The program is to be preceded by the Friends’ business meeting. Annual dues are to be collected.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

Come build your own Gingerbread style home at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Make a Gingerbread (Style) House 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 21 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

Families are to register for a start time of 5 p.m., 6 p.m. or 6:30 p.m.

Families are asked to bring one box of graham crackers and decorations for the house. The “glue” is to be provided. Decorations can be old Halloween candy, stale cereal, marshmallows, or other items.

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

More Lego creations needed at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Lego Saturday 1-3 p.m. Nov. 25 in the Frost Kalnow Room, 77 Jefferson St.

Children and families of all ages are invited to stop by and build their own Lego creations.

November’s theme is “growing.”

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

T-SPL teen board to meet Nov. 27

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library Teen Advisory Board is to meet 4-5 p.m. Nov. 27 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the group that will help in choosing teen activities at the library, suggest books, movies, music and games.

The meeting is to focus on planning a holiday party and upcoming events for the next year.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

Cook Book Club to talk low-fat foods

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host the monthly Cook by the Book Cooking Club at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 28 in the Junior Home Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

The theme for November is diet and low-fat dishes.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

T-SPL to help with HEAP assistance

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to offer assistance to anyone filling out Home Energy Assistance Programs forms at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 29.

Representatives from the Area Agency on Aging are to be on hand to assist any eligible low income Ohioans with their utility bills using HEAP. All heating types are available for energy assistance including electric, wood, coal, natural gas, propane and kerosene.

Bring proof of income, copies of your most recent energy bills, a photo ID, list of all household members with social security number and birth dates, and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal residency for all household members. Those who are applying are to be 18-years old or older.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

Community Christmas event set

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Operation Elf: A Community Christmas Party 1-4 p.m. Dec. 3, sponsored by the National Machinery Foundation.

The Christmas celebration is to include family activities such as holiday games and crafts, Christmas storytelling and face painting.

Magician Gordon Russ is to perform a Christmas magic show at 3 p.m., with Santa visiting the library 1-4 p.m.

Refreshments are to be provided by the Sentinel Career and Technology Center’s culinary and hospitality students.

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

www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

Adult book group to discuss next title

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s adult book discussion group, Let’s Talk About It, is to meet at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 7 in the Junior Home Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

The group is to discuss “News of the World” by Paulette Jiles.

Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

Writing group to meet at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library Ink Well Writing Club is to meet at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in the Kernan Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

All types of writers serious about sharpening their skills with review and critique by their peers are welcome to join. Participants are asked to submit writing samples to inkwell@tiffinsenecalibrary.org by Nov. 28.

Samples are to be shared with peers prior to the first meeting.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tifffinsenecalibrary.org.

Bliss to host raffle of memorabilia

BLOOMVILLE – Friends of Bliss Memorial Public Library are raffling of a J.T. Barrett and a Jabrill Peppers print, donated by The Rusty Plow owner Joe Todd.

There also are Ohio State and Michigan scarves to go along with the prints, which were donated by Christin Huffman.

The drawings are to take place Dec. 1 and tickets are $1 each or six for $5.

NCA board cancels November meeting, reschedules

North Central Academy Board meeting scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled.

The board is to meet at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 13 at North Central Ohio Educational Service Center, 928 W. Market St.

TMS students of the month

Tiffin Middle School has announced students who have been named to the Students of the Month list for October.

Students who were selected are Gavin McLane, Ana Morrison, Jace Swain, Lily Luzader, Victoria Emmons, Jake Gelinas, Isabella Leopold, Mariella Reis, Leslie Daniel, Leah Crocker, Allison Damm and Samara Eddy.

Professor creates lecture series

Elizabeth Athaide-Victor, professor of forensic psychology and criminal justice at Tiffin University, and students from the psychology and violence and aggression class, have created a distinguished lecture series to prepare students for employment.

Athaide-Victor divided the class into five groups that were asked to create one internal and one external professional sharing experience, while one group worked with developmentally disabled artists from Shared Lives Studios in Toledo.

Experiences, which are open to the public, include Frida Gashumba, survivor of Rwanda genocide; Martin Lowenberg, Holocaust survivor; Corine Dehabey, survivor of Syrian war and a Syrian refugee resettlement coordinator; and Claudia Vercellotti, victim rights advocate who helped prosecute the notorious case of a priest killing a nun in Toledo.

All speakers have been featured on national news sources such as CBS, NBC, CNN, NPR and newspapers such as The Washington Post and The New York Times.

Upcoming presentations include Corine Dehabey 6-8 p.m. Nov. 30 in the Marion Center and Claudia Vercellotti 6-8 p.m. Dec. 7 in the Marion Center.

TU to celebrate flag ceremony

The 26th annual International Flag Ceremony is to take place at 11 a.m. Thursday in Osceola Theatre, in Gillmor Student Center.

The flag ceremony is the largest event celebrating International Education Week.

TU is home to more than 400 international students representing 29 countries. This year’s new country represented is Mozambique.

For more information, email Carol McDannel at cmcdanne@tiffin.edu.

Terra State to offer ‘all-in-one days’ in November

FREMONT – Terra State Community College is to host two “All-in-One Days” to help students enroll in classes for the spring semester and fall 2018 semester from 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday and Nov. 30 in Roy Klay Hall.

During these events, new and returning students may apply for admission if they have not already done so, take placement tests, meet with an adviser and enroll in classes and receive assistance with financial aid.

For more information, visit www.terra.edu, call (419) 559-2349 or email admissions@terra.edu.

TU professor presents research

Tiffin University associate professor in the School of Business, Lisa Kahle-Piaseck, presented her paper, “Group Mentoring for New Faculty: A Case Study,” at the University of New Mexico’s 10th annual Mentoring Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Kahle-Piaseck also served as a conference peer reviewer.

Student earns internship of the month recognition

ASHLAND – Nicholas Mikovits of Clyde was named Ashland University’s November Intern of the Month as an overnight resident camp counselor at Hiram House Camp.

Clyde native performs in concert

YOUNGSTOWN – Tyler Leibengood of Clyde was featured in the Youngstown State University Dana School of Music fall choral concert, “Celebration of Life in Every Corner.”

Students to participate in leadership event

FREMONT – Melinda Smith, Katie Crowell and Dan Dixon have been selected to represent Terra State Community College at the Propel Ohio Collegiate Leadership Summit Friday at the University of Akron.

Attica native joins club

ASHLAND – Ryan Bowerman of Attica has been named a member of Ashland University’s Exercise Science Club.

Bowerman is a 2016 graduate of Seneca East High School.

Owens honor society promotes nursing career

FINDLAY – Students from the nursing program at Owens Community College Findlay-area campus are to visit classes at Millstream Career Center to encourage them to consider a career in nursing and share with them the educational process for becoming a nurse.

As part of the presentation, they are to provide information about the curriculum, selection process and skills they are to learn throughout the nursing program at Owens. Students involved in the presentation are members of the Alpha Delta Nu-Pi Nu Nursing Honor Society, Pi chapter.

Students are to visit Millstream Career Center Friday.

Airman Sampson A. Losey

U.S. Air Force Airman Sampson A. Losey graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

He is a 2017 graduate of Columbian High School, Tiffin.

Airman Austin T. Widman

U.S. Air Force Airman Austin T. Widman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Widman is the son of Kelly S. and Randall B. Widman of Tiffin.

He is a 2017 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School, Tiffin.

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