Community Events for Wednesday, August 2

The Bluffton Public Library will offer one-on-one basic tech tutoring services on Wednesdays in the month of August. By appointment only, call for availability.

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writer’s Group will meet Tomorrow, 6pm at the Bluffton Public Library. Pre-registration required, call for info.

Ice Cream Social on Friday, 4-7pm at Emmanuel United Church of Christ, Bluffton. Homemade food, baked goods, more. $8/Adults, $4/Age 10 & Under.
(No contact number)

Ice Cream Social on Friday, 4:30-6:30pm at Van Buren United Methodist Church. Homemade food, baked goods, ice cream, more. Proceeds benefit the Feed-a-Child program at VB Elementary School.

Bazaar & Rummage Sale on Saturday, 8am-4pm at Howard United Methodist Church (Cherry St). Proceeds go the church’s Outreach program.

“Touch A Tractor” Family Fun Day on Saturday, 10am-1pm at West Independence United Methodist Church (US224). Farm tractors & machinery, K-9 demonstration, food, more. Free.

Light Up The Knight 5K on Saturday, 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:
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13th annual McComb Cookie Festival on Saturday & Sunday 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)

34th annual Doll & Teddy Bear Collectors Show & Sale on Saturday, 10am-5pm and Sunday, 11am-4pm at Sauder Village. Admission $8. Exhibitors, workshops, appraisals, kids’ activities, more. For info:

Bascom United Methodist Church annual Car Show on Sunday, noon-3pm. Free registration, free lunch for entrants. Door prizes, awards, kids’ scavenger hunt, more. For info:
(No contact number)

Veterans Resource Fair on Sunday, 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:

Annual Pasta Dinner to benefit Christian Clearing House on Tuesday, August 8, 4:30-7pm at First Presbyterian Church (S Main St). $9/Adults, $5/Children, call for tickets. Dine-in or carry-out available.

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)

Kindergarten Storytime at the Bluffton Public Library on Monday, August 14, 6:30pm or Tuesday, August 15, 10am at the Bluffton Public Library.

Porch Sing on Saturday, August 26, 10am at the Bluffton Public Library. Free.

BBQ Chicken Dinner on Sunday, August 27, 11:30am-1pm at Gilboa United Methodist Church. Cost $8, proceeds benefit the missions work of the Chapel Belles.

Glute-Free and Food Allergy Support Group meeting on Monday, August 28, 6:30pm at the Bluffton Public Library.

“Chip In for Charity” Golf Scramble to benefit Christian Clearing House on Friday, September 15 at Sycamore Springs Golf Course, Arlington. Registration at 8:30am, 9am shotgun start. Cost $80/player or $320/team includes green fees, cart, breakfast & lunch, door prizes, more. For info:

Golf Outing and Fundraising Walk to benefit PHAALS (Playing Hardball Against ALS) on Saturday, September 16 at Pike Run Golf Club, Ottawa. Golf outing at 9:30am ($60/player), Walk at Noon ($10). Prizes, live & silent auction, more. For info: