Sunday announcements, March 18

NCA board to meet

North Central Academy Board is to meet at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at North Central Ohio Educational Service Center, 928 W. Market St.

NCOESC board cancels meeting

The March meeting of North Central Ohio Educational Service Center Board of Governors scheduled for Tuesday has been cancelled.

Mohawk board reschedules meeting

SYCAMORE — Mohawk Board of Education moved its regularly scheduled meeting to 7 p.m. Tuesday so they could support the Mohawk boys basketball team in their regional semi-final game.

Tiffin FFA to appreciate farmers

Tiffin-Sentinel FFA is to host the third annual Farmer Share breakfast 7:30-9 a.m. Tuesday.

The meal is to consist of all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, hash browns, orange juice and/or coffee.

Cost is $1, which represents about how much money farmers are making for growing items used to make the meal.

TCS business group to host career fair

Tiffin City School’s Business Advisory Council is hosting a career fair 8-11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Columbian High School, 300 S. Monroe St.

More than 50 companies are to participate, teaching high school students about careers within their business along with the required education/training and the employability skills needed to obtain those careers.

The fair is to be open to Heidelberg and Tiffin university students and the community noon-2:30 p.m.

FLC enrolling students

FOSTORIA — Fostoria Learning Center is to host a medical programs open house and forklift operator training.

The medical programs open house is 4-6 p.m. Tuesday at the learning center, 342 Perry St.

Programs enrolling include medical assisting, phlebotomy, and medical laboratory technology.

Representatives from Marion Technical College and Terra State Community College are to attend.

Forklift operator training is to begin April 16 with classes 8-11 a.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for two consecutive weeks at the learning center, 342 Perry St. Operator training is to take place at the Distribution Center, 130 W. Jones Road.

Attendees are to be 18 years or older and pass a drug test. The first training is free to individuals interested in finding a new job.

For more information, call (419) 408-5540.

H-L to host kindergarten event

BASCOM — Hopewell-Loudon Local School District is to host Kindergarten Round-Up 6:30-7 p.m. April 12 in the auditeria.

Tours of the building are to take place and information needed to register a child for kindergarten is to be handed out.

TCS students, faculty recognized by OSBA

More than 140 school board members, administrators, staff, students, community members and guests from across northwest Ohio gathered for the annual Ohio School Board Association Northwest Region Spring Conference March 8.

Earning recognition were Changemakers of Tiffin Columbian High School and adviser Stacey Geiger (Northwest Region Excellence in Community Service Award); Kim Anderson and staff at VCA Dog and Cat Hospital (Northwest Region Excellence in Community Service Award); Tiffin City Schools Guidance Department (Northwest Region Humanitarian Award); Randy Conger (Who’s Who in the NW Region Excellence in Outstanding Leadership Award).

Clyde-Green Springs gets clean audit award

COLUMBUS — Auditor of State Dave Yost announced Clyde-Green Springs Exempted Village School District has received the Auditor of State Award for its clean audit reports.

Educators recognized

Northwestern Ohio Education Association presented Ethan Smalley of New Riegel Education Association the NWOEA Promising Leader Award at the District’s Annual Awards Banquet March 6.

The Promising Leader Award recognizes a member who within the first five years of teaching has shown initiative in his/her local association.

Smalley has taught at New Riegel Local Schools for four years as a first-grade teacher. He has been an active member of his local association, stepping up to be co-president of the New Riegel Education Association.

Smalley coaches seventh-grade boys basketball and has served as an assistant 4-H adviser in Wyandot County.

Library board to meet

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library Board of Directors are to meet at noon Tuesday in the Junior Home Room, 77 Jefferson St.

T-SPL anime group to meet

The teen department of Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Anime Club 3-4:30 p.m. Thursday in the Frost Kalnow Room.

Snacks are to be provided.

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

Knitters group to meet

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Open Kniting (and Crocheting!) for Knitters 1:30-3:30 p.m. March 25 in the Junior Home Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

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

Understanding culture at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Cultural Encounters: Things We Wish the World Understood About Our Countries at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the library, 77 Jefferson St.

Panelists from countries such as China, Colombia, Germany, Saudi Arabia and Venezuela are to talk

about things they the wish people understood about their countries and cultures.

TAB to meet at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s teen department is to host a Teen Advisory Board meeting 4-5 p.m. March 26 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

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

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

Trivia night scheduled

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library and the Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corp. are to host Trivia Night in Downtown Tiffin 7-8:30 p.m. March 26 at Tiffin Moose Lodge, 1146 N. SR 53.

The event is hosted by Tiffin Middle School history teacher Ben Gillig. Families of all ages are invited to compete in four rounds of general trivia questions. Answers are to be judges by local celebrities.

Space is limited. Team captains are to register by calling (419) 447-3751 or by visiting

Friends of Bliss to raffle off basket

BLOOMVILLE — Friends of Bliss Memorial Public Library are raffling off an Easter basket March 27. Tickets are $1 each or $5 for six.

The basket was donated by Toni Price and Christin Huffman.

OSU extension office offering scholarship

Seneca County OSU Extension Master Gardeners are offering a $500 scholarship to students entering or in college, technical school or post-graduate study pursuing a horticultural, plant science or related degree.

Applicants are to be residents of Seneca County when graduating from high school. Applications can be obtained at the Seneca County OSU Extension Office, 3140 S. SR 11.

Applications are to be submitted by June 10.

For more information, call (419) 447-9722, (419) 448-0890 or email