Region briefs, April 23

Board to meet

The CROSSWAEH Facility Governing Board is to meet at 1 p.m. Friday at the facility, 3055 S. SR 100.

Benefit race coming Saturday

FLAT ROCK – The annual Race at the Rock is to step off at 9 a.m. Saturday to benefit Flat Rock Home.

The event kicks off with a Special Athletes Race in which individuals participate in a 1-mile event of their own. Concluding the Special Athletes race, the 4-mile run will begin, followed by the 1-mile walk.

Afterward, participants can stay for a free luncheon, opportunities for door prizes and an awards ceremony.

Register by calling (419) 483-7330 or sign up the day of the event, starting at 8 a.m.

Hayes staging ‘Prison Life’ show

FREMONT – The Hayes Presidential Center in Fremont is opening a new exhibit, “Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed.”

An opening reception is 5:30-8 p.m. May 1 in the Hayes Museum. Opening remarks begin at 6 p.m., with comments by exhibit curator, David Bush of Heidelberg University, and Christie Weininger, Hayes Presidential Center executive director.

Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments are to be available. Those planning to attend are asked to RSVP by Friday by calling (419) 332-2081, ext. 238.

Craft show slated

FOSTORIA – A craft show and vendor expo is planned for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at 125 S. Main St., Fostoria.

More than 20 vendors are to have merchandise for sale for moms, dads and graduates.

Refreshments are to be available, provided by Wesley United Methodist Church youth group.

Clyde firefighters serving chicken

CLYDE – Clyde Fire Department is to serve its annual chicken barbecue 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at the fire station, 222 N. Main St., Clyde.

Cost is $8; take-outs are to be available.

Call (419) 547-8357 for more details.