Sunday announcements, Sept. 30

Genealogy group to gather Tuesday

Seneca County Genealogical Society is to meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Fort Ball Room at the Seneca County Museum, 28 Clay St.

The program speaker is to be Tom Neel, director of the The Ohio Genealogical Society Library. Neel is to discuss “Until Death Do Us Part — marriages and divorces in your family history.”

T-SPL to host youth playtime

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

The program is hosted with Seneca County’s Ohio Early Intervention. Toys and activities are to be offered to children ages 18 months to 5 years old to interact with their caregivers in an unstructured, creative play.

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

Story time event for preschoolers

Preschool story time program is to take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Frost Kalnow Room of Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St.

The program features stories, poems, songs, finger plays, crafts and more.

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

Bouncing Babies to gather at T-SPL

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s Bouncing Babies program is 11 a.m. Thursday in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

The interactive program features rhymes, songs, stories and lapsit fun for babies and caregivers ages birth to 18 months old.

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

T-SPL plans family story time

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library youth service department is to offer family story time event at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Frost Kalnow Room, 77 Jefferson St.

The program features stories, songs, rhymes and more for all ages.

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

Annual Storybook Fest announced

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library and Tiffin-Seneca United Way again are partnering to host the fifth annual Storybook Festival 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Tiffin Middle School, 103 Shepherd Drive.

The theme of this year’s festival is “Goodnight Moon.”

Participants attending the event in their favorite story book character costume are to be entered into the costume contest. Door prizes are to be given throughout the day.

The cost of admission is one canned good.

Lego build announces theme

The theme for October’s Lego Saturday program is “flags”

The event is to take place 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St.

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

T-SPL, Allen Eiry host book discussion

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library and the Allen Eiry Center are to partner for a book discussion on “The Painted Girls” by Cathy Marie Buchanan at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 11.

The discussion is to take place at Allen Eiry Center, 28 Hopewell Ave.

The event is in conjunction with the Pen to Palette Tour.

This historical novel was inspired by the real-life model for Edgar Degas’ Sculpture “Little Dancer Aged 14.”

Baby story time event at Kaubisch

FOSTORIA — Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to host Baby & Toddler Story Time at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 205 Perry St.

The program is geared toward babies and toddlers along with their caregivers.

Library plans Oktoberfest story time

FOSTORIA – The Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to host Oktoberfest German/English Family Story Time event at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 205 Perry St.

Homeschool family program announced

FOSTORIA — Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to host Homeschool Happenings 10-11 a.m. Thursday at the library, 205 Perry St.

Homeschool families are invited to come to the new program to discuss issues, create ideas, problem-solve and socialize.

An experienced homeschool staff member is to guide families in the discussion.

Kaubisch to host story time event

FOSTORIA — Kaubisch Memorial Public Library is to host story time at 10 a.m. Wednesday and Friday at the library, 205 Perry St.

Seneca East plans preschool program

ATTICA — Seneca East Public Library is to host Preschool Story Time at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the library, located at 14 N. Main St.

The program is suited for children ages 3 years old through those in kindergarten and includes stories, songs, extension activities and crafts.

Take an adventure at the Clyde library

CLYDE — Clyde Public Library is to host Angela’s Adventures in Storytime at 6 p.m. Monday at the library, 222 W. Buckeye St.

The program is for ages 206 and features reading, singing and playing games.

Hear stories at Clyde library

CLYDE – The Clyde Public Library is to host Story Time at 4 p.m. Tuesday and at 11 a.m. Wednesday, 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.

Baby book program announced

CLYDE — Clyde Public Library is to host Book Babies at 10 a.m. Thursday at 222 W. Buckeye St.

The program is for infants through 24 months with a caregiver. The event features stories, baby games and musical activities to create a playful learning experience.

After school program at Carey library announced

CAREY — The After School Bunch is to meet at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Dorcas Carey Public Library, 236 E. Findlay St.

Columbian schedules conferences

Parent and teacher conferences are to take place 3:30-7 p.m. Wednesday and Nov. 8 by appointment.

Conference forms were handed out Sept. 21.

For those who did not receive a form and would like to schedule a conference, contact Kelly Spahr at (419) 447-6331 or email

Heidelberg to bring unity project to campus

An interactive art project that is to examine how labels help and hinder the ability to build unity as a nation is to come to Heidelberg University.

The event is 11 a.m.-noon Oct. 9 outside of Saurwein Health and Welness Center, 55-189 Hedges St.

The Unity Project is a circular arrangement of 32 poles in a large field. Each pole is labeled with an identifier. With orange yarn, participants tie to each pole with which they identify. A canopy of interconnectedness forms as more people participate.

The Unity Project was created in June 2016 as a response to the divisiveness and negative rhetoric in American politics.

TU offers reduced tuition for patrolmen association

Tiffin University is to offer reduced-rate tuition for members of Ohio Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association starting Monday.

Conditions include:

• Applications from OPBA must meet the academic requirements for admission.

• OPBA members are to receive a discount of $250 per credit hour for graduate-level courses and a discount of $150 per credit hour for online and extended learning undergraduate courses.

• Students who receive a discount in accordance with the memorandum of understanding between OPBA and TU are not eligible to revive additional types of TU institutional aid.

• Students are to be entitled to the tuition discount until they graduate from TU and/or transfer to another educational program by voluntarily withdraw from TU.

The Ohio Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association represents police departments and law enforcement agencies throughout Ohio including ranking officers and chiefs.

College night scheduled

FREMONT — Terra State Community College’s annual College Night of Sandusky County is to take place 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday.

The event is to start with a College Credit Plus workshop at 5:30 p.m. and a college fair 6-7:30 p.m.

There are to be more than 70 college and university representatives who are to answer questions on topics such as majors, student activities, career opportunities, housing, financial aid, transfer options, athletics and costs.

A financial aid seminar is to take place 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Terra State to offer registration events

FREMONT — Terra State Community College is to offer several Rapid Registration events to assist students in registering for Spring 2019 classes.

During the events, students can register for classes, complete orientation and have any questions answered.

Event dates and times are as follows:

• 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Thursday and Oct. 11 and 18.

• 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 13.

Students who do not have a current ACT/SAT or Accuplacer score on file are encouraged to call (419) 559-2345 to schedule a testing appointment prior to registration.

For more information

or to register, visit

Terra to host fall health, safety fair

FREMONT — Terra State Community College is to host its annual Fall Community Health and Safety Fair 4-6 p.m. Oct. 11 in the Student Activities Center.

There are to be vendors representing many health topics and provide free services, including depression screenings, hemoglobin screenings, fall risk assessments, general health screening, bone density screenings and non-fast glucose screenings.

There are to be crafts and activities for children.

Flu vaccinations are to be available for $25. Medicare, medicaid and private insurance are to be accepted.

Columbus State dean’s list

COLUMBUS — Columbus State Community College announced Addison Daniel of Attica and Allyse Rutter of Fostoria have been named to the dean’s list recipients for the 2018 summer semester.