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You'll need a personal calendar to keep track of everything going on in Ada this fall

It looks like Ada residents are in for a very interesting fall filled with many activities. While many of these events are still in the planning stages, here’s a preview of September to early December coming Ada attractions (there's lots more event not listed here, but you'll read about them soon on The Icon):

Sept. 26 – First, to conclude summer, the final Ada Farmers’ Market takes place at Community Health Professionals on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Oct. 4-5 – Ada High School homecoming. Parade prior of football game on Oct. 4. Watch the Icon for more details.

Here's what's on the Hardin County events calendar

Is your business the best in Hardin County?

Kenton Little League in partnership with Hardin County Chamber & Business Alliance and United Way of Hardin County will be hosting the 1st annual Battle Of The Businesses Double Elimination Softball Tournament October 5, 2013 at Home Run Memorial Park. Each teams entry fee will be donated to United Way and distributed to local charities. Is your business the best in Hardin County?

What : Double Elimination Slow Pitch Softball Tournament (Co-ed)
When: October 5, 2013
Cost: $200.00 entry
Where: Homerun Memorial Park

Night Jazz first concert on First Presbyterian, Findlay, artists series

The Arts Partnership of Greater Hancock County and First Presbyterian Church of Findlay will join forces for an afternoon of great music featuring Night Jazz.

The concert will be held on Sunday, Sept 29, at 2 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church Great Room, located at 2330 S. Main St. in Findlay.

The performance is part of The Arts Partnership’s Matinee Melodies Series and marks the beginning of the 34th Season of the First Presbyterian Church Artist Series.  The concert is free and open to the public; a free-will offering to benefit the Church’s Artist Series will be received.

"The Butler" showing at Ada Theatre

The Butler (PG-13) is showing now at Ada Theatre until Thursday, September 26. 

Friday and Saturday shows are at  7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

Daily shows at 7 p.m.

All tickets are $4.

Ada HS alum Kevin Plaugher will perform at Harvest and Herb Fest

Kevin Plaugher sounds a lot like James Taylor. At least that's what the Icon thinks. You can see, or hear for yourself. Plaugher, Ada High School grad, is one of the performers on the 28th annual Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Harvest and Herb Festival.

This year's event is Saturday, Sept. 21 in downtown Ada.

Plaugher returned to Ada this summer at the invitation of Fred Reichter to perform at Music on Main in July. A short video of that performance is at the bottom of this story.

Plaugher will perform from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. Mike Wright and Jim Boedicker will take the stage from 2:15 to 3 p.m.

Lots of other events are planned on Saturday. 

"Elysium" and "Mortal Instruments" at Ada Theatre this week

Two movies will be playing throughout this week at Ada Theater.  Starting today and running through Thursday, Sept. 19 will be "Elysium" and "Mortal Instruments".

Elysium (R)  showtimes are Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 9:30 p.m. each evening with Monday through Thursday shows at 7 p.m.

Mortal Instruments (PG-13) showtimes will be Friday, Saturday and Sunday only shows at 7 p.m. each evening.