Today’s Community Calendar


Bluffton Blaze of Lights: All day, Bluffton Presbyterian Church, 112 N. Main St., Bluffton.

Friends of the PCDL Christmas Tree Festival: All day, Putnam County District Library, 136 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa.

Nature Photography Contest Exhibition: All day, ArtSpace/Lima, 65 Town Square, Lima.

Scrap Metal Drive: All day, Putnam County Council on Aging, 1425 E 4th St., Ottawa.

Christmas Apollo Craft Show: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Apollo Career Center, 3325 Shawnee Road, Lima.

Christmas Tree Festival: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Allen County Museum, 620 W. Market St., Lima.

Holiday Vendor’s Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Ohio Theatre, 122 W. North St., Lima.

Kris Kringle Markt: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Downtown Tiffin.

YMCA Youth Basketball Skill Development: 10-11:30 a.m., Lima Family YMCA, 345 S. Elizabeth St., Lima.

The Artistic Jungle Series: 1-5 p.m., Bluffton University, Grace Albrecht Gallery, 1 University Drive, Bluffton.

Tree of Remembrance Service: 3 p.m., Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services, 1170 Shawnee Road, Lima.

Christmas at Fountain Park: 6-10 p.m., Downtown Fountain Park, 210 W. Main St., Van Wert.

Mercy Health Bright Nights: 6-9 p.m., Allen County Fairgrounds, 2750 Harding Highway, Lima.

Vets Helping Vets: 6:30 p.m., 330 N. Elizabeth St., Lima.

WAR Wrestling, Naughty or Nice: 7 p.m., Bradfield Community Center, 550 S. Collett St., Lima.

Sorry! Wrong Chimney!: 8 p.m., Van Wert Civic Theatre, 118 S. Race St., Van Wert.


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