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Hardin County Family YMCA Youth Triathlon July 27

A youth triathlon for athletes 7 to 14 years old is planned for Saturday, July 27, in Kenton  beginning at 8 a.m. 

Participants 10 years old and younger will compete in a 100 yd swim, 5K bike, 1/2 mile run,

Participants 11-14 will compete in a 200yd swim, 10K bike and 1 mile run.

Cost is $20 for YMCA members and $30 for Non-Members, all proceeds will benefit the HCFY Sea Dragon Swim Team. For more information contact Chris Kalla, Program Director at 419.673.6131.

Hardin Hustle 5K Walk/Run Aug. 17 in Kenton

The Hardin Hustle 5K Walk/Run and Kid's Fun Run will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17, in Kenton, with race to begin at 9 a.m. and Kid's Fun Run, ages 12 and under, to begin at 8:15 a.m.

Registration will be from 7:30 a.m. -8:45 a.m. the day of the race. The course is a paved rural road, out and back. Mile splits. Water available along route. Kids Fun Run entry fee $5. Kids can participate in a 1/2 mile or 1 mile race. Entry fee includes a moisture wicking t-shirt.

Fastpitch softball team car wash Thursday

The Ohio Xtreme 12U fastpitch travel softball team will be holding a car wash in the parking lot at Rite Aid as a fundraiser

The event helps with expenses to play in the USSSA World Series in Orlando Fla., which begins July 20.  The car wash will be this Thursday from 4 - 7 p.m.


Music on Main returns to the Depot Friday night

The Buy Ada First committee is hosting its second Music on Main event at downtown Ada this summer.

The Music on Main event is from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, July 12, at the Depot Park. Music will be provided by Kevin Plaugher – from the group Common Thread and WONB-94.9 FM, which includes music from the 1950s to today.

The Ada Kiwanis Club will hold a pre-sale Harlan’s chicken barbecue dinner during the event at the Depot Parking lot. Dinners are $7.50 and include one-half barbecue chicken, baked beans and applesauce. Drinks will also be available.

Lone Ranger starts July 3 at Ada Theatre

The Lone Ranger (PG-13) will be showing at the Ada Theatre starting Wednesday, July 3 and running through Thursday, July 18.

Showtimes are:

Friday and Saturday 7 p.m. and 9:50 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday matinees at 4 p.m.

Daily at 7 p.m.

The ticket price for all shows is $4.


Richland Manor ice cream social July 18

Richland Manor, 7400 Swaney Road, Bluffton, will hold a summer ice cream social at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, July 18.
The event is free and open to the public. In addition to ice cream there will be live entertainment from the Hallalujah Saints Band.