|Community events (10-24-13)|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune|
|Thursday, 24 October 2013 09:17|
BG VFW plans several events
VFW Post 1148, 719 S. Main St., will hold a beef and noodles over mashed potatoes dinner Friday from 4:30 to 7 p.m.
Saturday there will be a garage, bake and craft sale from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
A Halloween costume party, potluck and karoke are planned Saturday night from 8 to midnight. Three cash prizes will be awarded for best costume.
On Tuesday, dinner will be scalloped potatoes and ham from 6 to 8 p.m. Dine in or carryout information at 419-353-6371.
Baked chicken at Weston
WESTON - American Legion Post 409, 13180 S. Main St., will hold a baked chicken supper Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.
The cost is a $10 for adults, and $3 for children. Carryouts are available at 419-669-3532.
Kiwanis to hear urban legends
Fifth-grade students from Kenwood Elementary will present a program on Urban Legends & Their Authors to the Bowling Green Kiwanis Club at noon on Oct. 31 at Stone Ridge Golf Club.
Cocoon director at BG Rotary
Michelle Clossick, director of the Cocoon Shelter, will be the speaker at the Oct. 31 meeting of the BG Rotary Club at 11:40 a.m. at Bowling Green Country Club.
Turkey shoot Sunday at noon
WESTON - American Legion Post 409 will hold a Turkey Shoot Sunday at noon.
The event will take place at 12762 Potter Road, between Portage and Sand Ridge roads.
For more information, call 419-669-3532.
Fourth Saturday contra dance
The Fourth Saturday contra dance is at First United Methodist Church, 1526 E. Wooster St., from 6 to 9 p.m.
Partners are not necessary, and beginners and families are welcome. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students age 12 through graduate school.
Information at NOTMAD.org or 419-377-9136.
BG tree seminar Nov. 2
The next Bowling Green Tree Commission free seminar is Nov. 2, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Simpson Garden Conference Room, 1291 Conneaut Ave.
There will be one hour of classroom time and a one hour field tour of the garden park discussing the impacts of drought to trees. In case of bad weather the entire program will be indoors.
Speakers are David S. Bienemann, city arborist and Scott Kirby, manager for Davey Tree Expert Company. No registration is required.
Journalist at both Owens sites
International journalist, scholar and activist, Haider Hamza, will lecture Tuesday at both the Findlay and Perrysburg Township campuses of Owens Community college.
He will talk about daily life in Iraq following the U.S.-led invasion, the presence and challenges U.S. troops face there, his personal struggle and the high loss war causes.
The Findlay program is at 9:30 a.m. and the Perrysburg Township program at 1 p.m. in the Audio/Visual Classroom Center.
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