Community Events for Tuesday, September 19

Fall Book Sale at the Bluffton Public Library Tomorrow, 5-7:30pm; Thursday, 9:30am-7:30pm; Friday, 9:30am-5pm and Saturday, 9:30am-1pm.

Lunch in the Park on Thursday, 11am-4pm at Waterworks Park, Ottawa. Menu is ‘Soup & Pie Day’ with entertainment, more. Sponsored by the Ottawa Senior Citizens Association.

“Shoot for the Stars” Mentoring Event with the Children’s Mentoring Connection and University of Findlay Men’s Basketball Team on Thursday, 5-7pm at Croy Gymnasium. Food, prizes, information about mentoring programs, more. Free.

McComb Community & Alumni Band rehearsal for their Homecoming performance will be held on Thursday, 7-8:30pm at the high school band room. A limited number of loaner instruments are available. Call for info.
(419-293-3983 or 419-293-2716)

14th annual Bluffton Fall Festival on Saturday, 10am-4pm. Antique tractor show, toy car show, craft show, silent auction, bake sale, kids’ activities, food, live music, more. Full schedule:

Gluten-Free & Food Allergy Support Group Meeting on Monday, September 25, 6:30pm at the Bluffton Public Library. Free.

Halloween-themed Victorian Tea: “Ghostly Encounters at Little Hedges Park” on Saturday, October 14, 12:30pm at the Grammes-Brown House, Tiffin. Cost $20 (in advance), sponsored by the Tiffin Historic Trust.

“Trick or Trunk” on Saturday, October 14, 4pm at Beech Grove Wesleyan Church, Carey. Free.

Soup & Sandwich Supper on Sunday, October 15, 5pm at the Gilboa United Methodist Church. Donations to benefit hurricane relief efforts.

Pork Chop BBQ Dinner on Saturday, October 21, 5-6:30pm at Beech Grove Wesleyan Church, Carey.

The Friends of the Putnam County District Library are accepting applications for the 10th annual Autumn Harvest of Crafts Show on Saturday, October 28 at Ottawa-Glandorf High School. Proceeds to benefit the PCDL. Call for more info.

8th annual St. Bonifest Festival & Silent Auction on Saturday, October 28, 3pm-Midnight at the St. John’s Parish Center, Glandorf.

Fall Bazaar on Saturday, November 11, 9am-2:30pm at Arcadia United Methodist Church. Homemade food, crafts, quilt raffle, silent auction, more.
(419-894-6764 or 419-894-6586)

13th annual Holidaze Craft Show on Friday, December 1, 6-8pm and Saturday, December 2, 9am-2pm at Blanchard Valley Center (E Sandusky St). Free admission. For info: