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.

Lima Senior Band and Orchestra Concert: 7 p.m., Lima Senior High School, 1 Spartan Way, Lima.

The Artistic Jungle Series: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Bluffton University, Grace Albrecht Gallery, 1 University Drive, Bluffton.

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

Christmas Festival Concert: 11 a.m., Bluffton University, Yoder Recital Hall, 1 University Drive, Bluffton.

Dulcimers at the Library: 1-2:30 p.m., Bluffton Public Library, 145 S. Main St., Bluffton.

After School Brick Builders: 3:30 p.m., Putnam County District Library, 136 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa.

Teen Tuesday: 5 p.m., Putnam County District Library, 136 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa.

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

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

Dementia Support Group: 7 p.m., Kessler Estates, 2075 N. Eastown Road, Lima.

Taco Tuesdays and 3J Karaoke: 7-11 p.m., Zinum 12, 134 W. High St., Lima.

Ghost, the Musical: 8 p.m., Van Wert Civic Theatre, 118 S. Race St., Van Wert.


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