Tuesday , 18 December 2018
Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s New Newspaper Archive @ Tiffin-Seneca Public Library
May 23 – Sep 1 all-day

The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library now has a new database called Newspaper Archive: Ohio Edition to aid in your genealogy research. Newspaper Archive: Ohio Edition gives you free access to NewspaperArchive.com, the world’s largest online newspaper archive. This is a massive collection of more than seven million newspapers that covers Ohio history from 1800 to 2017 and allows you to search for your ancestors by name and location. The subscription for this service was paid for by the Seneca County Genealogical Society. For more information, call 419-447-3751.

WSOS Septic Repair and Replacements Program @ Seneca County
May 30 – Sep 1 all-day

Assistance for septic repairs or replacements is available for rural homeowners through WSOS Community Action Commission. Residents of Crawford, Erie, Seneca, Sandusky, or Wyandot County, who are in need of system repairs or replacements, or public sewer tap-ins, may be eligible for Home Sewage Treatment System funding. For more information, call 419-332-2078.

Tiffin Art Guild’s Summer Art Classes Schedule @ Tiffin Art Guild
Jun 9 – Aug 16 all-day

Below is a list of scheduled art classes to be held at the Tiffin Art Guild, 130 S. Washington St.

June 9 – 2nd Saturday for Kids, ages 8-14, “Shibori,” 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
June 16 – Batik Workshop, ages 15 and up, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
June 23 – Kids Crafts for 3-Pillar Program, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
June 30 – Garden Sculpture Day, 10a.m.-Dusk

July 14 – 2nd Saturday for Kids, ages 8-14, Collage, 10 a.m.-noon
July 18 – Acrylic Painting Workshop, 6-9 p.m.
July 21 – Kids Crafts for 3-Pillar Program, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
July 25 – Acrylic Painting Workshop, 6-9 p.m.

Aug. 9 – Oil Painting Workshop, 12-3 p.m.
Aug. 16 – Oil Painting Workshop, 12-3 p.m.

For more information, call 419-902-7966.

WSOS Head Start of Fostoria and Tiffin’s Preschools Enrollment @ WSOS Fostoria and Tiffin Preschools
Aug 2 – Aug 31 all-day

WSOS Head Start preschools in Fostoria and Tiffin are now enrolling students for the 2018-2019 school year. The Head Start program provides no-cost preschool for children 3-5, providing kindergarten readiness, socialization, and other important developmental needs for children and families. Full-day and part-day preschool options are each available for families. For more information or to register in Fostoria, call 419-435-4884. For more information or to register in Tiffin, call 567-220-7003.

Elite Sport and Culture Week: Earn your Education and Culture Pillars @ Tiffin-Seneca Public Library
Aug 6 – Aug 31 all-day

Children wishing to participate in Elite Sport and Culture Week’s Three Pillar Program can earn both the Culture Pillar and the Education Pillar at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library August 6 through the 31.

The Three Pillar Program encourages children in kindergarten through sixth grade to complete three pillars of Olympic values; Sports Pillar, Culture Pillar, and Education Pillar. Those who complete the Three Pillar Program are invited to Elite Sport and Culture Week’s Festival of Champions at Tiffin University’s Heminger Center on October 23 to receive a prize and have their picture taken with an actual Olympian.

In order to earn the Education Pillar, children must check out and read five books about sports. They will then write a list of the sports books and bring it back to the Junior Library. In order to earn the Culture Pillar, children will hand draw and color the flag of a country of their choice, or children can opt to create a game and explain it to the Librarians in the Junior Library.

Hosted by Tiffin University, Terra State Community College, and Tiffin Mercy Health, Elite Sport and Culture Week allows the Tiffin community to meet world class athletes and coaches, including Olympians and Paralympians October 20 through 25.

For more information, please call 419-447-3751 or visit www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.

Tiffin Historic Trust Victorian Tea “Rosina’s Birthday Hat Tea Party” @ Grammes-Brown House
Aug 11 @ 12:30 PM

The Tiffin Historic Trust presents a birthday tea, “Rosina’s Birthday Hat Tea Party,” on August 11, 2018 at 12:30 p.m at the Grammes-Brown House, 172 Jefferson St, Tiffin. Wear your favorite bonnet and learn the history of hats and millinery. Three special hats will be eligible for prizes. Seating is limited. Call 419-448-8312 to place reservations and for more information.

Tiffin VFW Post 2858 Garage Sale @ Tiffin VFW 2858
Aug 17 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 18 @ 5:00 PM

The Tiffin VFW Post 2858 will host a Garage Sale on Friday, August 17th & Saturday, August 18th, from 9 a.m. through 5 p.m., at 345 Township Rd 91, Tiffin. There will be a gas grill, exercise equipment, and many other misc. items.

New Beginnings Assembly of God’s 4th Annual Car Show @ New Beginnings Assembly of God
Aug 18 @ 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

New Beginnings Assembly God, partnered with Seneca County Safe Communities,  is to host their 4th annual car show on Saturday, August 18th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 733 N. Sandusky St., Tiffin. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with trophies being awarded at 2:30 p.m. The cost of registration is $15. There will be Jolly’s Food Truck, KidZone, Giveaways, local law enforcement vehicles, and a bike rodeo for kids. Proceeds to benefit “Adult and Teen Challenge of the Firelands” and New Beginnings A/G Children’s and Youth Ministries. For information or to register, email jbjsteinmetz@gmail.com.

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library’s “Bouncing Babies” @ Tiffin-Seneca Public Library - Junior Home Room
Aug 20 @ 11:00 AM

The Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Bouncing Babies” on Thursdays, September 13,20, 27 at 11 a.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. The program will feature stories, rhymes, songs, and finger plays for parents or caregivers and babies, age birth to 18 months olds. Please call 419-447-3751 to register for this free, fun and educational experience for both babies and adults.

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Aug 23 – Nov 15 all-day

The Elks National Foundation is proud to announce the 2019 Most Valuable Student Scholarship contest, which is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Eligibility includes: current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply; applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks; high school graduates are not eligible to apply. The application is completed online and must be submitted by the November 15m 2018 deadline. For more information or to apply, visit elks.org/scholars.