Community Events for Monday, July 24

Wee Ones in the Park Program (for toddlers 3 & Under with adult companion) Today at 10am, 1pm & 6pm at the Oakwoods Discovery Center. This month’s topic is “tails.” Free, presented by the Hancock Park District.

All-you-can-eat Salad Smorgasbord Dinner on Wednesday, 5-7pm at the Mt. Blanchard United Methodist Church. Cost $8/Adults, $4/Ages 6-12, Age 5 & Under Free. Proceeds to benefit the church food pantry, kids lunch program in the village and the Christmas food basket project.
(No contact number)

Red Cross B*A*S*H to support services to the Armed Forces on Friday, 6-11pm at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts. Games, food, live music, kids’ zone, more. Admission $5.

Ice Cream Social on Saturday, 5-7pm at Hoytville United Methodist Church. Homemade ice cream, sandwiches, baked goods, more. Carry-out available.
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The Hancock Soil & Water Conservation District will host a 71st anniversary Celebration Banquet on Tuesday, August 1 at the Brugeman Lodge at Riverbend. Cost $10/Adults, $5/Children. Pre-sale only, call for tickets.

Light Up The Knight 5K on Saturday, August 5, 8:45pm at Van Buren High School. Entry fee $30 (advance registration discount available). Proceeds benefit the Jennifer Masters Scholarship Fund. For info and online registration:
(No contact number)

13th annual McComb Cookie Festival on Saturday & Sunday, August 5-6 at the Village Park. Saturday events include a softball tournament, 5K, Disc Golf, downtown parade, scavenger hunt, more. Sunday’s events include a car show, BBQ dinner, Life Flight demonstration, live entertainment, more. More info and full schedule at:
(No contact number)

Veterans Resource Fair on Sunday, August 6, 2-5pm at the Findlay Elks Lodge at Northridge. Dinner at 5:30, entertainment, information on benefits/employment/volunteer opportunities/more. Free, presented by the Hancock County Veterans Service Office. For info:

Dinner Concert on Sunday, August 13 at the Iron Skillet Restaurant, North Baltimore featuring gospel music by Carl Woodring & Set Apart. Dinner 5pm, music at 6pm. Sponsored by Truck Stop Ministries.
(419-704-0242 or 419-934-5456)