Sunday announcements, Dec. 24

Library closed for holiday season

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to be closed today through Tuesday and Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 in observance of Christmas and New Year’s.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751.

T-SPL to host anime event for teens

The teen department at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Afternoon Anime 3-4:30 p.m. Jan. 9 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St., for teens in grades 6-12.

Drink cocoa, see a movie at T-SPL

The teen department at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Cocoa and a Movie at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Frost Kalnow Room.

Teens in grades 6-12 can enjoy popcorn and hot cocoa while watching the film “Guardians of the Galaxy.” The film is rated PG-13.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751.

Play at T-SPL Jan. 5

The junior department at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Playtime @ the Library” 10 a.m.-noon Jan. 5 in the Frost Kalnow room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

Hosted by Seneca County’s Help Me Grow, toys and activities are to be offered to children ages 18 months to 5 years old.

For more information, call (419) 447-3751.

Tween Book club to discuss next title

The junior library at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host the Tween Book Club at 10 a.m. Jan. 6 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

The group is to discuss “Snow Treasure” by Marie McSwigan.

Copies of the book are available in the junior library.

To register, visit or call (419) 447-3751.

Knitting group to meet at library

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host Open Knitting (and Croceting!) 1:30-3:30 p.m. Jan. 7, 14 and 28 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

Participants may bring questions, discussion topics, knitting projects and are asked to bring their own yarn and needles.

For more information, visit www.tifffinseneca

Bouncing Babies program planned

The next date for the program Bouncing Babies is to take place at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Jan. 9 in the Frost Kalnow Room of Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St.

The program features stories, rhymes, songs and finger plays. Parents or caregivers and babies, age birth to 18 months old, are asked to sign up for one session of language enrichment activities.

For information or to register, email juniorlibrary or call (419) 447-3751.

Writers wanted at T-SPL Jan. 9

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host the Ink Well Writing Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 9 in the Kernan Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.

All types of writers serious about sharpening their skills with review and critique by their peers are welcome to join.

Participants are asked to submit writing samples to by Jan. 2.

For information, visit or call (419) 447-3751.

Next trivia night announced

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library and the Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corp. are to partner to host “Trivia Night in Downtown Tiffin” 7-8:30 p.m. Jan. 22 at The Knights of Columbus, 49 E. Perry St.

Hosted by Tiffin Middle School history teacher Ben Gillig, families of all ages are invited to compete in four rounds of general trivia questions. Answers are to be judged by local celebrities.

Participants are asked to form teams of two to four members. Questions are to be geared toward ages 12 and up. No phones, tablets or electronic devices may be accessed during the contest.

Space is limited, however this a larger venue than normal. Team captains can register now.

To register your team, call (419) 447-3751 or visit

Clyde library announces January event schedule

CLYDE — Clyde Public Library has announced the upcoming events to take place throughout January.

The schedule is as follows:

• Knifty Knitters, 9 a.m.-noon Jan. 2 and 16.

• Vision Boards for the New Year, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 4.

• Cookie Cutter Club, 1-2 p.m. Jan. 10.

• Cookbook Club, noon-1 p.m. Jan. 11.

• Facebook Part 1, 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 11.

• Facebook Part 2, 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 11.

• Family Movie Night, 6-8 p.m. Jan. 22.

• Pilates @ the Library, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Mondays in January.

For more information, call (419) 547-7174.

Aspire classes accepting students

The Vanguard-Sentinel Aspire program is offering free classes to help adults improve their reading, math or writing skills, to prepare for a high school equivalency test and to get ready for college or an adult certificate training program.

Orientation to the Aspire program is required before enrollment into classes. Orientations are to set goals, complete placement testing and develop an individualized learning plan.

Orientation dates are:

• 9 a.m. or 5 p.m. Jan. 16 and 18 at Fremont Vanguard Adult Workforce Development Center.

• 9 a.m. Jan. 8 and 10 at Ottawa County Resource Centre.

• 5 p.m. Jan. 9 and 11 at Ida Rupp Public Library in Port Clinton.

• 8:30 a.m. Jan. 9 and 11 and 5 p.m. Jan. 8 and 10 at Ohio Means Jobs of Seneca County.

• 9 a.m. Jan. 8 and 10 and 5 p.m. Jan. 9 and 11 at Fostoria Learning Center.

Online classes are available at the Clyde Public Library by appointment. Call (419) 359-5907.

For more information or to enroll, call (419) 334-6901, ext. 2703.

Students present research

ANGOLA, Ind. — Trine University presented its first STEM Research and Design Symposium Dec. 8.

The symposium featured 23 student projects from the Bock Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Exercise Science. A total of 53 students participated.

Local students included Marissa Shaver of Fostoria, who earned a People’s Choice Award.

Local students join quidditch club

ASHLAND — Olivia Bosse and Aaron Arnold, both of Tiffin, have become members of the Club Quidditch Team at Ashland University.

Fostoria resident performs in recital

FINDLAY — Ryan Bush of Fostoria recently performed “Ich Grolle Nicht” by R. Shumann and “This is the Moment” by Frank Wildhorn in a fall voice recital at the University of Findlay.

Credit Union welcomes new vice president

Your Legacy Federal Credit Union has announced that Dawn Lamb, of Fostoria, has been named to vice president of lending. Lamb has more than 20 years of financial experience and a shared vision for the future of the credit union.

After graduating from Stautzenberger College, Lamb began her lending career at American General Finance in 1987.

“I finally found my passion when I started my credit union career at Bay Area Credit Union as director of lending in 2009,” she said. “After 2 1/2 years, I was promoted to VP of member service and was instrumental in helping to achieve asset growth of 12 million dollars during my time at Bay Area Credit Union.”