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Butterfly migration celebration Sept. 8

The Allen County Master Gardener Association will be hosting The Butterfly Migration Celebration on Sunday, September 8, 2013 beginning at 2:00 p.m. at The Children’s Garden in Lima.

This unique event features the release of dozens of monarch butterflies; butterfly-themed children’s activities; an educational butterfly presentation and much more.

The Children’s Garden is currently funded exclusively by donations and is staffed by volunteers.  The Allen County Master Gardener Association relies on the support of the community to continue maintaining the garden and offering educational opportunities to the residents of the region.

OhioDance Festival and Conference coming to ONU Sept. 27-29

The OhioDance Festival and Confererence, an annual statewide celebration of dance through classes, workshops, discussions and performances will take place on the Ohio Northern Unversity campus from Sept. 27-29, according to Liz Coulston.

Here's what's happening in Hardin County this week

This calendar of events is provided by the Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance.

Diabetic cooking class starting in September

A cooking class especially for diabetics, “Dining with Diabetes”, will be beginning Monday, September 23 at 5 p.m., in Kenton. 

The class is being coordinated and taught by Kathy Oliver, OSU Extension Educator, Bernadette Coats, Hardin Memorial Hospital Certified Diabetes Educator, and Beth Hull, Hardin County YMCA.

Dining With Diabetes is a three evening cooking school and a nutrition education program. The course will teach diabetics about caring for their diabetes and how to include more physical activity into your day.  A variety of main dishes, side dishes and desserts will be tried over the course of the class.   

Hardin County Farm Bureau meeting on Thursday

The Hardin County Farm Bureau annual meeting will be held Thursday, Aug. 22 at The Plaza Inn Restaurant in Mt. Victory. 

A reception will begin at 6 p.m. for a brief social hour and dinner will be served promptly at 6:30 p.m. Following dinner a brief business meeting, voting, recognitions and awards will take place.

Ada Area Chamber of Commerce holds first meeting of season on Wednesday

The Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Membership meeting will be held Wednesday, August 21 at 8 a.m. at the Community Health Professionals building, 1200 South Main St., Ada.

According to Deb Curliss, president of the Ada Area Chamber of Commerce, this is the first monthly meeting of the 2013-14 chamber season and membership will discuss planning for fall and winter season events.