Sunday announcements, Dec. 16
St. Wendelin to host special worship
FOSTORIA — A Mass celebrating a quarter-century of worship in the third church of St. Wendelin Parish throughout the parish’s 158-year history is at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 323 N. Wood St.
A reception is to follow in the Parish Hall.
The Rev. Todd Dominique, pastor, is to be the celebrant for the Mass. Many of the priests who have served at St. Wendelin over the past 25 years are to return as concelebrants. They include the Rev. Msgr. Marvin Borger (also the homilist for the Mass), the Rev. Daniel Ring, the Rev. Kent Kaufman, the Rev. J. Douglas Garand, the Rev. William Pihfer, the Rev. Eric Schild, the Rev. Matthew Rader, the Rev. Christopher Mileski, the Rev. Scott Woods, the Rev. Kyle Gase, the Rev. Ronald Brickner and the Rev. James Peiffer.
For information, contact Anthony Gallina at (513) 602-0810 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elf to visit library
The Youth Services Department at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to have an Elf on a Library Shelf contest during the month of December.
Every day through Friday, children ages 3 through 12 are invited to find the Elf on a Shelf, then fill out an entry form stating where the elf is and what he is reading. Correct answers are to be entered to win a prize. Patrons may enter once a day.
For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or log onto www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
T-SPL hosts Anime Club
Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host the Anime Club 3-4:30 p.m. Thursday in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St.
The program is for teens in grades 6 through 12. Club for fans of manga and anime.
For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org.
New spin on a classic game
Patrons can play Giant Candy Land anytime between 2-5 p.m. Dec. 27 at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library Frost Kalnow Room, 77 Jefferson St.
Back by popular demand, families may play a life-size version of the classic board game at the library.
This family experience is open to all ages. No registration is required.
Mohawk library adds new titles
SYCAMORE — Mohawk Community Library announced the release of new adult fiction Tuesday.
New books include “Before We Were Strangers” by Brenda Novak, “Of Blood and Bone” by Nora Roberts, “Just After Midnight” by Catherine Ryan Hyde, “The Cottage on Rose Lane” by Hope Ramsay, “Eggs on Ice” by Laura Childs and “My Favorite Half-Night Stand” by Christina Lauren.
Curator of Wilson library to join book club discussion
FREMONT — The curator of the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library is to join the Presidential History Book Club discussion Wednesday via Skype.
Andrew Phillips is to discuss the book “Wilson” by A. Scott Berg with the club at noon in the museum auditorium.
This event is open to the public, and participants do not need to have read the book to attend. Participants are welcome to bring their lunch.
Before becoming curator at the Wilson Presidential Library in Staunton, Virginia, Phillips worked in collections at the Wing Luke Asian Museum in Seattle and the Fairfax Museum in Fairfax, Virginia.
He has a bachelor’s degree in history and Civil War era studies from Gettysburg College and a master’s degree in museology from the University of Washington.
The Presidential History Book Club meets monthly on Wednesdays at the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums. Curator Dustin McLochlin leads the discussion. For a full schedule of book club events, visit rbhayes.org.
The Presidential History Book Club is sponsored by Keller-Koch-Chudzinski Funeral Home.
For information, call (419) 332-2081 or visit
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Local students participate in UF play
FINDLAY — Students at the University of Findlay recently participated in the theater production “Mother Hicks.” UF students participated as cast members and/or as members of the production crew.
Local students include Ryan Blake Bush of Fostoria, Vanessa Parlier of Tiffin, Mykalya Ruffing of Attica and Jack Yeater of Carey.