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Ada dancers hold car wash Saturday for Outback Bowl Trip

Students from Ada's Rhythm In Motion Dance Centre will hold a car wash Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, July 28, in the Padrone's Pizza parking lot at the corner of West Ballard and South Main.

The event is a fundraiser to help for their upcoming New Year's Day trip to perform in the pre-game and half-time festivities for the Outback Bowl.

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio job fair Aug. 2

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO), a continuing care retirement community in Bluffton, is hosting a Job Fair for the positions of Shahbaz (Caregiver/STNA) and Nurse in the new Green House homes, which will open in October or November of this year. 

The Job Fair will be held at First Mennonite Church, 101 S. Jackson St., Bluffton, on Thursday, Aug. 2. Interested persons may arrive anytime between 12:30-4 p.m. and should allow 90 minutes for the process.

Several local artists in next ArtSpace/Lima exhibit

ArtSpace/Lima announces the opening of ArtSpace/Pops: A Fine Craft Invitational in The Ellen Nelson Gallery, Saturday, Aug. 4. The show includes several local artists.

ArtSpace/Pops features all new works by 20 area craftsmen and -women in a joint showing which builds on the success of its predecessor in 2011.

July 31 ice cream social at Richland Manor

Richland Manor will hold an ice cream social at 2 p.m., Tuesday, July 31. The event is open to the public. Richland Manor is located at 7400 Swaney Road, Bluffton.



Midnight Thursday showing for "The Dark Knight Rises" at Ada Theatre

Holy Batman!  a dark knight will rise in Ada at midnight, Thursday (July 19).

"The Dark KnIght Rises" (PG-13)  has a midnight premier showing at the Ada Theatre, according to James Curliss of the theatre.

Regular show times follow:
• Friday and Saturday 7 and 10:05 p.m.

• Saturday and Sunday matinee at 3:30 p.m.

• Sunday ~ Thursday at 7 p.m.

For the movie trailer click here.

Here's a plot summary from Fandango.

Liberty Belles and Boys 4-H Club food drive July 28

Liberty Belles and Boys 4-H Club members will hold a drive-thru food drive  Saturday, July 28, according to the club's sponsors. Icon viewers are encouraged to drop off food at the Hays Insurance parking lot from 9 a.m. to noon on the day of the drive.

The club is collecting canned goods and non-perishable food items for the Ada Food Pantry.

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