Sunday announcements, July 15
P.L.A.Y. Days scheduled
Summer P.L.A.Y. Days are to take place 1-2 p.m. Friday at Beechwood Park, located on Beechwood Drive.
The event features Planned Leisure Activities for Youth and is sponsored by Tiffin Park and Recreation.
Organized games, crafts and activities will be offered.
Basketball camp for boys planned
Heidelberg University is to host a summer basketball camp for boys 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 18-20 in Seiberling Gym, 132 Rebecca St.
The cost is $100.
The camp is designed for boys in grades 2-5 and is to give each camper the individual attention needed to learn the fundamentals of the game. Camp staff will include top college and high school coaches from Ohio, as well as current Heidelberg University players.
To register, call (570) 242-5373.
Tuesdays are ‘rocking’ at T-SPL
The junior department at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Rocking Tuesdays as part of the 2018 summer reading program, Libraries Rock!
The next event is at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 77 Jefferson St.
The event is to feature “Sand, Sea and Sky.”
Attendees are to create art projects with sand, glow-in-the-dark paint and watercolors.
For more information or a schedule of reading program events, visit www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
Free snacks available at library
FOSTORIA — Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to present the Summer Snack Program at the library 3-3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday in the youth department of the library, 205 Perry St.
Free snacks are to be available from Connecting Kids to Meals.
Musical story time at Kaubisch library
FOSTORIA — Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to host Music Makers family story time at 10 a.m. Monday at the library, 205 Perry St.
Caregivers are invited to bring children ages 0-6 years old to listen to stories, interact with music and engage in fun finger plays.
Storytime event for preschoolers announced
FOSTORIA — Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to host preschool story time at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday at the library, 205 Perry St.
The program is for children and caregivers and features stories, songs and finger plays.
Baby, toddler story time scheduled
FOSTORIA — Babies and toddler story time program is set fro 2 p.m. Tuesday at Kaubisch Memorial Public Library, 205 Perry St.
Caregivers with children ages 0-3 years old are invited to attend the story time event designed specifically for babies and toddlers.
Children can listen to stories, songs, and interactive finger plays.
MCL announces new titles
SYCAMORE — Mohawk Community Library has announced new adult fiction titles to be added to its circulation.
Titles included are “Somebody’s Daughter” by David Bell, “Clock Dance” by Anne Tyler, “When We Found Home” by Susan Maller, “Some Die Nameless” by Wallace Stroby and “Marry Me By Sundown” by Johanna Lindsey.
Child completes reading program
SYCAMORE — Meridith Niederkohr, 2, of Sycamore, completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program through the Mohawk Community Library. She started the program May 9, 2016, and completed it July 9.
Niederkohr is the daughter of Merril Wilson and Kelsy Niederkohr.
The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program promotes literacy and reading success and is available to all children in pre-kindergarten.
Enjoy stories at Seneca East library
ATTICA — Seneca East Public Library is to host summer story time at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the library, 14 N. Main St.
Learn how the Earth works
ATTICA — Seneca East Public Library is to host Elementary Library Hour — Rocks & Rolling Earth — 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the library, 14 N. Main St.
The event is to feature how Earth constantly changes through tectonic plate movement. NASA retiree Reed K. Steele is to present the program where patrons may learn how the Earth works and how technology has tried to keep up with the power of the shifting planet of earthquakes and volcanoes.
Hear stories at Clyde library
CLYDE — Clyde Public Library is to host story time 4-4:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the library, 222 W. Buckeye St.
The event is to feature weekly stories for preschoolers ages 2-5 years old.
The 30-minute session includes stories, finger plays, music, art, movement and language activities.
For more information, call (419) 547-7174.
Bingo for children at Carey library
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Public Library is to host bingo for children at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Monday at the library, 236 E. Findlay St.
Get your face painted
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Public Library is to host face painting at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday
at the library, 236 E. Findlay St.
Children’s craft event announced
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Public Library’s children’s department is to host a craft day at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the library, 236 E. Findlay St.
Earn bonus entries this summer at Carey library
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Public Library’s children’s department is to host Bonus Day 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday at the library, 236 E. Findlay St.
Children can come in and earn bonus entries for the libraries summer reading program.
Carey to host movie day
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Public Library is to host a movie screening at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the library 236 E. Findlay St.
Play ‘giant games’ at the library
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Public Library is to host Giant Games at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the library, 236 E. Findlay St.
Find ‘musicians’ at library
CAREY — Dorcas Carey Library is to host the event Find the Musicians 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday at the library, 236 E. Findlay St.
Children will be searching for musicians in the children’s department of the library every Monday throughout the month of June to receive a prize.
Drum event at Carey library announced
CAREY — The children’s department at the Dorcas Carey Public Library will host Bang the Drum for children from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, at the library located at 236 E. Findlay St.
NCOESC board to meet
The North Central Ohio Educational Service Center Board of Governors is to meet at 7 p.m. July 17 at the Marion office, 333 E. Center St., Marion.
Bluffton dean’s list
BLUFFTON — Bluffton University has announced the dean’s list honorees for the 2018 spring semester.
Local students named to the list include Lindsay Horn, Logan Wilhelm, Courtney Perry and Cassie Reinhart of Tiffin.
John Carroll dean’s list
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS — Sara Gier of Upper Sandusky has been named to the dean’s list at John Carroll University for the spring 2018 semester.
Scholarship winners announced
The 2018 Ryan T. Rettig Scholarship winners have been announced.
This year, due to the number of outstanding applications, more than one recipient was awarded. One applicant received a full scholarship, two received half scholarships and there were three additional winners acknowledged.
Winners are Tim Ink, full $1,000 scholarship to Tiffin University, and Owen Best to Bowling Green State University and Cliff Constein to Tri-Rivers Marion, with half scholarships.
The Ryan T. Rettig Memorial Scholarship was created in 2017 and is an annual $1,000 scholarship that focuses on financially assisting one ambitious, driven, goal-oriented individual with a background of consistent civic involvement or community service.
Coppus Motors recognized by CarGurus
Coppus Motors, 2190 W. Market St., was named by CarGurus June 29 as a 2018 Top Rated Dealer with a rating of 4.8333 stars.
According to a notice from CarGurus, only the best-reviewed dealerships receive the award. A 4.8333 start rating shows the dealerships exceptional customer serve and helps establish trust with future buyers.
Coppus was to receive a Top Rater Dealer plaque that is to be showcased at the dealership.
Coppus employee receives honor
Kevin Baker, sales and leasing consultant for Coppus Motors, was recognized in June as a 2018 Ram Expert through the Ram Expert Recognition Program by FCA Performance Institute.
Coppus Motors is located at 2190 W. Market St.