Ohio Health is to host Delay the Disease exercise program on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 11:45 a.m. through 12:45 p.m., starting October 16th until December 27, 2017, at the Allen Eiry Center, 28 Hopewell Ave., Tiffin. Delay the Disease is a community-based fitness program designed to empower people with Parkinson’s disease by optimizing their physical function. All participants need to be a current member of the Allen Eiry Center. The registration deadline is October 16, 2017. The cost is $65 per person for the session of 20 classes. For more information, call 419-455-8600.
Leaf collection will be from October 30th, depending on the weather, and will continue until Friday, December 17th. Leaves should be placed in leaf bags at the curb by 7 a.m. for pick up. The city leaf bags are available at most area grocery and convenience stores. Monday pickup is for the area east of Washington Street and north of Market Street; the northeast quadrant of the city (1st ward). Tuesday pickup is for the area west of Washington Street and north of Market Street; the northwest quadrant (2nd ward). Wednesday pickup is for the area west of Washington Street and south of Market Street; the southwest quadrant (3rd ward). Thursday pickup is for the area east of Washington Street and south of Market Street; the southeast quadrant (4th ward). Fridays will be used to pick up neighborhoods missed earlier in the week. There is no guarantee that this list will be followed exactly; the weather may change things. Residents may take their bags to the Water Pollution Control Center at 961 N. Water Street, 7 days a week, 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. For more information, call 419-448-5430.
The Junior Department at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host an “Elf on a Library Shelf” contest during the month of December. Every day starting December 1st through December 19th, children ages 3 through 13 are invited to find the Elf on a Shelf, then fill out an entry form stating where the elf is and what he is reading. Correct answers will be entered to win a board game. Patrons may enter once a day. For more information, call 419-447-3751.
Autumnwood Care Center is to host a Christmas Books and Gift Fair on Thursday, December 14th, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 670 E. SR 18, Tiffin. For more information, call 419-447-7151.
The Teen Department at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Craftastic” for teens on Thursday, December 14th from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Teens, grades 6 through 12, will learn about circuits while creating a light up holiday card. Registration is necessary. For more information, call the library at 419-447-3751.
Hosting Greater St. James Church Sanctuary and Choir and band from Fremont at 79 E. Main St., Norwalk at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free with offering for the performers. A reception will follow.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s Teen will host a Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting on Monday, December 18th from 4 – 5 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Teens, grades 6 through 12, are invited to join the group that will help in choosing teen activities at the library, suggest books, movies, music, and games for the library to purchase. Snacks will be provided. No registration is necessary. For more information, call 419-447-3751.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library will be holding “A Gathering of Readers” on Tuesday, December 19th to 6:30 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Members of local book groups, as well as anyone who enjoys reading are invited to come together for an evening to celebrate reading. Be prepared to discuss a book that you are thankful to have read this year – good or bad. A white elephant book exchange will take place; please wrap a book from home and bring it along. Everyone will leave with a new book to enjoy. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is necessary. For more information, call 419-447-3751.
The Tiffin City Board of Education is having its regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, beginning at 7 p.m. in the Cafetorium at Tiffin Middle School.
The Tiffin City Board of Education’s Program Committee will hold a meeting on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 5:15 p.m. at the Administration Building.