Seneca County Parks is to host Nature Walk Bird Talk on Saturday, January 6 at 8 a.m. at the Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve, Bloomville. This walk last about 1 and a half hours and qualifies for the Walking Stick Program. Bring binoculars and cameras as you walk the trails looking and listening to the sights and sounds of nature. One never knows what you might see. No registration is needed. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 419-435-3915.
Seneca County Parks is to host Family Fun Event – Snowy Day on Saturday, January 6 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve, Bloomville. This event is fun for the whole family. Come and explore the nature preserve with snow related activities inside and out. Learn about snow, how it’s made, make your own snowball, and have a snowball fight. Walk the the boardwalk learning how animals cope in the winter and so much more. No registration is needed. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 419-435-3915.
The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s Junior Department will host a Lego Contest on Saturday, January 6th at 1 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Children, ages 4 and up, are encouraged to create an original Lego creation in advance of the competition to be judged the of the event. Registration will be until January 5th, the day before the event. Friends and family are encouraged to come and vote the day of the contest. A trophy will be awarded to the creation receiving the most votes. Winners will be announced at 2 p.m. Participants must be present to win. For more information, call 419-447-3751.
Seneca County Parks is to host Toddler Trot-Winter Walk on Tuesday, January, 9th at 4 p.m. at Forrest Nature Preserve, Tiffin. This event is for ages 18 to 36 months with adult companion. Please dress for the outdoors as you walk the short trail looking for signs of winter. This program is free and open to the public. No registration is needed. For more information, call 419-435-3915.
The Tiffin City Board of Education is having its Organizational Meeting, followed by a Records Committee meeting, on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Administration Building.
Master Gardner classes applications for the 2018 Master Gardner classes will be accepted until January 10th. Forms can be picked up at the Extension office during business hours. For more information, call 419-447-9722.
The Seneca County General Health District will be sponsoring a Senior Health Check on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the Allen Eiry Center from 9:30-11:15 a.m. for anyone age 60 or over. The Health Check Clinic includes vital signs, glucose, hemoglobin, lung sounds, edema, urinalysis, weight and height, review of medication, and education. For more information, call 419-447-3691.
The Seneca Radio Club will be offering an introductory Technician License class this January. Classes will run on Wednesday evenings beginning January 10th and end with the License Exam on March 28th. Classes normally run from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m at the Public Safety Building at the Seneca County Fair Grounds. Although there is no charge for the instruction, course books will be $25 and the FCC test is $15. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Teen Department at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Craftastic” for teens on Thursday, January 11th from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Teens, grades 6 through 12, will be creating and a tote bag made from recycled t-shirts. All materials will be provided. However, teens are invited to bring their own t-shirt, if they wish. Registration is necessary. For more information, call the library at 419-447-3751.
The Tiffin City Board of Education’s Support Services Committee will meet on Friday, January 12, 2018 at 8 a.m. at the Administration Building.