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Registrations underway for Oct. 10 craft and sip event

A craft and sip event is planned at Crimson Lane, Thursday, Oct. 10, from 6 to 8 p.m., according to Stephanie Myers.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $40, which includes a painted sign and light dessert appetizers. Drinks can be purchased.

Instruction will begin at 6 p.m. Please pre-register and pay in advance by contacting Myers at 419-302-0336 or stmyers1989@hotmail.com.

Crimson Lane is located north of Ada at 4600 County Road 1.


Ada's trick-or-treat night is Oct. 31

Mayor David Retterer announced that Ada's village trick-or-treat night will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31.

The Ada Kiwanis Club Halloween parade is Monday, Oct. 28. Watch the Icon for more details on the parade coming soon. Here's a photo from last year's Halloween parade.

Next Ada Historical meeting Sept. 16

The Ada Historical Society will hold its regular monthly (September) meeting on Monday, Sept. 16, at 6:30 p.m. in the meeting room at the Ada Public Library, 320 N. Main Street, Ada.

Fall Festival in Bluffton on Sept. 28

The Bluffton community’s 16th annual Fall Festival, with many family-oriented activities, takes place throughout the community on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. 

New this year, Bluffton Family Recreation will host a “Kickoff Event” on Friday, Sept. 27, beginning at 5 p.m.

The primary locations of festivities include:

Ohio poet provides readings at ONU on Sept. 17

The Ohio Northern University Department of English and Polaris Literary Magazine hosts an evening Dan Rzicznek, Ohio poet, on Tuesday, Sept. 17.

The event is in the Wilson Art Center Elzay Gallery. A catered reception at 6:30 p.m. and followed by a question-answer session and poetry reading at 7 p.m.

Rzicznek’s collections of poetry are Settlers, (forthcoming from Free Verse Editions/Parlor Press), Divination Machine (Free Verse Editions/Parlor Press) and Neck of the World (Utah State University Press), as well as four chapbooks, most recently Live Feeds (Epiphany Editions).

It's Hardin County Fair week

It's Hardin County Fair week. Here's an update of fair events from the Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance.

The Icon invites prize winners in the Ada school district and local 4-H clubs to send their award information to the Icon for posting. Send information to: info@adaicon.com.

CLICK HERE for the fair's calendar of events.