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"Wonderful Wednesdays" for youth has July 6 sign-up

The Hardin County Historical Museum offers "Wonderful Wednesdays" to youth ages 8 to 12 this summer.

Event are from 10 a.m. to noon on July 11, 18, 25 and Aug. 1. These take place at the Hardin Historical Village and Farm on the Hardin County Fairgrounds, Kenton.

There is no cost, but pre-registration is required. The last day to register is July 6. The schedule follows:
July 11 - Flower gardening
July 18 - Tie-dye a t-shirt
July 25 - Pioneer recycling
Aug. 1 - Make ice cream

For details:

Birchaven Village hosting living with Alzheimer’s caregiver series event

Birchaven Village, will host a Living with Alzheimer’s: The Caregiver Series event on Tuesday, July 17, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Birchaven Village, 15100 Birchaven Lane, Findlay. The program is ideal for family members and caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.

The event speaker will be Lindsey Buddelmeyer who will present on the topic “What I learned personally and professionally while caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s/dementia.”

The event is free and open to the public. No RSVP is required. Coffee and dessert will be provided.

Ice cream social at ReStore June 28

ReStore Community Center will hold an ice cream social from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, June 28. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for youth under 10.

Diestch's ice cream will be served. The menu also includes sandwiches, side dishes, brownies and drinks. Tickets are on sale at Restore.

"Brave" starts Friday at Ada Theatre; "Madagascar 3" ends Thursday

"Brave," rated PG,  start at the Ada Theatre on Friday, June 22, according to James Curlis of the theatre.

Shows are:
Fridays and Saturdays at 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays matinees at 1:30 and 4 p.m.
Daily at 7 p.m.

"Madagascar 3" ends on Thursday evening.

Click here for the movie trailer of "Brave"

Brave is a computer-animated fantasy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. It was written by Mark Andrews, Steve Purcell, Brenda Chapman and Irene Mecchi, directed by Andrews and Chapman and co-directed by Purcell.

Owls and book making on library's calendar next week

Two programs of interested are on the Ada Public Library calendar next week.

Owls Out & About
Monday, June 18 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Community Health Professionals Building (1200 S. Main St., Ada)

The Black Swamp Raptor Rehab Center will be bringing live owls for this fun and educational program. Learn about the birds of prey and how group members rehabilitate injured animals.

Book Making Workshop Series
Thursday, June 21 & Friday, June 22 from 10 to 11:30 a.m
Ages 8-10. Preregistration required.

Win tickets to Kings Island and other prizes in Community Health Professionals raffle

Community Health Professionals of Ada is selling raffle tickets for their Hospice funraiser. 

Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.  First ticket drawn will be for a valuable prizes from area business.

Second ticket drawn will be for two tickets to Kings Island. Tickets are available from Quest Federal Credit Union, Health Chek, or Deb Curlis at CHP. Drawing to be held Friday, June 15.