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 Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Make a Gingerbread (Style) House” on Tuesday, November 21st in the Frost Kalnow Room from 5 – 7 p.m. Families may register for a start time of 5, 6, or 6:30 p.m. Registration is necessary by November 20th. Families are asked to bring one box of graham crackers and decorations for the house. The “glue” will be provided. The event is free, but space and supplies are limited. For more information or to register, call 419-447-3751.
The Tiffin City Board of Education’s Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 5:15 p.m. at the Administration Building in the Conference Room.
The Seneca County Park District is to host Young Adventurers – Into the Night on Tuesday, November 21st at 7 p.m. at the Tiffin University Nature Preserve, 155 Miami St, Tiffin. This free event is for children ages 6 to 12 years old and is open to the public. Learn about what creatures roam the skies and the woods at night. Hike the trail looking and listening for these nocturnal creatures. Please dress for the weather. For more information, call 419-435-3915.
The Seneca County Park District is to host Day after Thanksgiving Hike on Friday, November 24th at 9 a.m. at the Springville Marsh State Nature Preserve, 12250 Township Rd 24, Carey. This free event is open to the public. Spend your morning walking off the turkey and pumpkin pie from the day before.This walk will last about one hour and qualifies for the Walking Stick Program. No registration is required. For more information, call 419-435-3915.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library will host “Lego Saturday” on Saturday, November 25th from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Children and families of all ages are invited to stop by and build their own Lego creations with friends. The Library will provide Duplo Blocks for children ages 2 to 4 and Legos for ages 4 and up. Parents of young children are asked to attend. November’s theme is “growing.” For more information, please stop by the Junior Library or call (419)447-3751.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Open Knitting (and Crocheting) for knitters of all skill levels on Sundays, November 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th at 1:30 until 3:30 p.m. in the Junior Home Room. Participants may bring questions, discussion topics, knitting projects and are asked to bring their own yarn, needles and project. The group will also host questions on crocheting and crochet projects. The program is free and open to the public. No registration is required. For more information, call 419-447-3751 or go online to www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s Teen will host a Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting on Monday, November 27th 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. This meeting will focus on planning a holiday party, as well as the upcoming events for the next year. Snacks will be provided. No registration is necessary. For more information, call 419-447-3751.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Cook by the Book Cooking Club” on Tuesday, November 28th at 6:30 p.m. in the Junior Home Room. Every month, adults are invited to discuss successful and unsuccessful recipes, kitchen trends and gadgets, tips, and suggestions that help in the kitchen. November’s theme is diet and low fat dishes that you enjoy. No registration is needed. For more information, call the Library at 419-447-3751 or go to the online calendar at www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.