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Sneak peek at ‘Nutcracker’
Preview “The Nutcracker Ballet … All Jazzed Up!” by Julie’s Dance Studio Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the
atrium of the Wood County District Public Library.
Sensory storytime offered at library
The Children’s Place of the Wood County District Public Library and the Ready Program of the Wood County
Hospital will offer Sensory Storytime on Wednesday at 7 p.m.  
This entertaining, inclusive and interactive program is ideal for children with autism spectrum
disorders, sensory integration challenges and children who have difficulty sitting still.
All families with young children are encouraged to attend and learn more about their young child’s
Sensory Storytimes are held monthly for approximately 30 minutes and involve stories, songs, large and
small movement activities, sensory experiences to stimulate all five senses and lots of interaction.
These activities will help increase vocabulary and language skills as well as foster a love of reading
and support learning.   
Each Sensory Storytime will have time afterward for conversation about additional resources available in
the library and community.
Call the Children’s Place at 419-352-8253 for more information.
Book this date to talk about Minecraft and ‘Hatchet’
A Minecraft Bookclub will be held at the Wood County District Public Library on Wednesday from 4 to 5
Pick up a copy of the survival book “Hatchet” by Gary Paulsen at the Children’s Place desk. Come for
discussion about the novel, Minecraft and other survival-themed literature.
Join Lego Club at Wayne library
WAYNE — A Lego Club for children will be held Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. at the library.
All kids in first through fifth grades may register for this three-week program. Bring bricks and the
library staff will do its best to keep them separated. Those who don’t have their own supply may borrow
from the library’s limited Lego collection.
Snacks will be provided. Registration is required with a minimum of six and a maximum of 12.
For more information call the library at 419-288-2708.
Audition for ‘Very UnMerry Adventures of Robin Hood’
TOLEDO — Auditions for the Young Rep’s “The Very UnMerry Adventures of Robin Hood” will be held at the
Toledo Repertoire Theatre, 16 10th Street on Dec. 13 starting at 1 p.m.
This play was written by Patrick Greene and Jason Pizzarello. Young Rep auditions are open to children
ages 7 to 13 (at the time of performance). Those auditioning will be asked to cold read.
Show dates for “The Very UnMerry Adventures of Robin Hood” are Feb. 27 and 28 and March 1.
For more information about auditions, call 419-243-9277 or visit www.toledorep.org.