The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library will be hosting, “Preschool Story Time,” for children ages three through six. Parents can choose between sessions of 1 or 6:30 p.m. on April 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th in the Frost Kalnow Community Room. Stories, songs, fingerplays, crafts, and much more will entertain and teach preschoolers during this free thirty minute activity. For more information, call the Library at 419-447-3751 or go to the online calendar at www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
The Teen Department of the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library will be holding “Anime Club” for teens in 6th through 12th grade on Thursday, April 26th from 3-4:30 p.m. in the Junior Home Room. Join the Library for this new monthly club that celebrates the pop culture phenomenon by watching anime and reading manga. Snacks will be provided. There is no registration required for this free event. For more information, call 419-447-3751.
The Tiffin Harmony United Methodist Church is to host a rummage sale on Friday, April 27th, from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and on Saturday, April 28th, from 8:30 a.m. – noon at 6487 S. CR 19. The event will take place rain or shine inside the Fellowship Hall. For more information, call 419-927-2311.
The Friends of the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s Annual Book Sale will be held on Friday and Saturday, April 27th and 28th at 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, April 29th at 1 to 4 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. There will be a bag sale on Sunday, selling any sized bag of books for $2. Book donations for the sale will accepted starting Tuesday, April 24th. All items must be in good condition. The book sale does not accept magazines, Reader’s Digest, outdated books, encyclopedias, and textbooks. For more information, call the Library at 419-447-3751 or go online to www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
The Tiffin-Seneca Izaak Walton League will be holding its Handgun Fun Shoot on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 9 a.m. sharp. If you’ve never shot a handgun and always wanted to give it a try, join them for a fun, safe morning of shooting, learning, and more shooting. Every participant will be coached by an experienced shooter. This is a great opportunity to learn about gun safety and operation in a low-pressure, non-competitive environment. It’s free. Firearms, ammunition, safety equipment, instructions and refreshments provided.You must be 21 years of age or older, and not legally prohibited for possessing a firearm. For more information, contact 419-447-1661.
Tiffin Columbian Athletic Booster will be holding a reverse raffle on Saturday, April 28 from 6 – 11 p.m. at Camden Falls. For more information or tickets, call 419-448-5224.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library will join thousands of schools, libraries, and community groups nationwide in a coordinated effort to encourage millions of Americans to turn off televisions, smartphones, tablets, and gaming consoles during Screen-Free Week April 30th through May 6th. Special events will take place each night to help families celebrate the joys of life beyond the screen. For more information about Screen-Free Week activities, call 419-447-3751.
Seneca County Parks is to host Discovery Series-Full Moons on Monday, April 30th at 6:30 p.m. at Clinton Nature Preserve, Tiffin. This event is for ages 12 to 17 years old. Come join a naturalist as you discover new and exciting things in the nature preserve each month. This month, we will learn about why moons become full and the folklore that goes with it. Please dress for the outdoors. This program is free and open to the public. No registration is needed. For more information, call 419-435-3915.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host the next Ink Well Writing Club meeting on Tuesday, May 1st at 6:30 p.m. in the Kernan Computer Lab. All types of writers serious about sharpening their skills with review and critique by their peers are welcome to join. Participants are asked to submit writing samples to email@example.com by April 24th. Samples will be shared with peers prior to the first meeting and privacy will be respected. No registration is necessary. For more information, call Library at 419-447-3751 or go to the online calendar at www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
The Seneca County Genealogical Society will be meeting on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in the Frost-Kalnow Room of the Tiff-Seneca Public Library at 7 p.m. The program given by Lisa Swickard, local historian and ghost tour leader. The program is titled, “Beer and Battle: The Ghosts of Mueller’s Brewery and Gibson’s Camp Noble” Lisa will give details on two Tiffin ghost tours: the old Mueller’s Brewery at 146 Riverside Drive; and Camp Noble, a Civil War camp for the 49th O.V.I. in 1861, near Stalter Park. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call 419-618-9687.