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July 22, 2019
 

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Liberty Township receives less rain in June that other Hardin townships

For the growing season since April 15, the average precipitation in all the townships was 16.29 inches, with a wide range from 12.82 inches in Liberty Township to 19.23 inches in Pleasant Township

Hardin County Extension rainfall reporters recorded an average of 7.08 inches of rain in Hardin County during June, according to Mark Badertscher, extension agent.

Last year, the average rainfall for June was 6.09 inches. Rainfall for June 2019 was 1.46 inches more than the ten-year average rainfall in the month of June.  

Dudley Township received 10.24 inches, the most of the township sites. The least rain in June, 4.51 inches was collected in Liberty Township.  

For the growing season since April 15, the average precipitation in all the townships was 16.29 inches, with a wide range from 12.82 inches in Liberty Township to 19.23 inches in Pleasant Township.  

Knit & Crochet club at the library

Ada Public Library hosts a Knit & Crochet club on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 6 p.m. The group can usually be found in the front room, near the fireplace.

Football drops at 10

And there's plenty of activities planned all day on Aug. 24

Here's an update on the Made in Ada Wilson Football Festival.

The 2019 festival is Saturday, Aug. 24. It celebrates Ada’s remarkable contribution to the sport of football, as all footballs used in the National Football League are made in Ada’s Wilson Football Factory. This is an Ada Area Chamber of Commerce event.

Event goers can watch footballs being made during the "Wilson Experience" and participate in activities at the Pro Football Hall of Fame exhibit. 

There will be events throughout the day for football fans of all ages and interests.

August event supports McGuffey Memory Room

Bazaar and craft show planned Aug. 3

A few booth spaces remain available for the McGuffey Memory Room bazaar and craft show planned in early August. Persons interested in reserving a booth should contact T.J. Carter in the village office for details at 419-757-2292.

The bazaar and craft show is from  8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, in the McGuffey Community Building, 404  Courtright St.

The event will feature area craft vendors, plus some garage sellers will be present. In addition, there will be a bake/food sale as part of the fundraiser.

Sloppy joe, sundaes, Sunday at First Baptist

First Baptist Church of Ada, 350 W. North Ave., will hold a sloppy joe and sundaes Sunday on July 21.

The event takes place following the Sunday worship service. A cornhole tournament will also take place. The congregation is  responsible for operating the Ada food pantry during August.

ONU Mobile Health Clinic has busy July-August schedule

Next Ada visit is Aug. 28 at the public library

The Ohio Northern University mobile clinic will be busy for the remainder of July and August. Here’s the schedule now through Aug. 31. The clinic’s next stop in Ada is on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

July
• Thursday, July 18 - Roundhead community dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
• Monday, July 22 – Forest food distribution center, 1-3 p.m.
• Tuesday, July 23 – Dunkirk community dinner, 5-7 p.m.
• Thursday, July 25 – Kenton, Open Gate, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
• Friday, July 26 – Bluffton Public Library, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

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