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Community Events

Every 1st and 3rd Thursday throughout the year – OHgo hosts a Mobile food pantry, offering up free groceries including non-perishables, meat, eggs, milk, produce and more. These pantry’s will be at Churchwell Park in Sandusky from 4pm until 4:40pm, New Jerusalem Church in Sandusky from 4:50pm until 5:30pm, and then at Orlando Pace Park in Sandusky from 5:50pm until 6:30pm.

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday – OHgo will be distributing free food including fresh produce, perishable food items, breads and more. They’ll be at the OHgo Warehouse in Sandusky. The truck arrives between 9:45am and 10:15am, distributing starts shortly after.

Now through June 9th – The American Red Cross is in need of blood donations. Anyone who donates will get an exclusive Red Cross and Tetris T-Shirt and be entered for a chance to win a trip for two to New York to meet the creator of Tetris. To schedule an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org or use the Red Cross Blood Donor App.

Now through July 1st – The Vermilion Art Guild has an art show called “Spring into Summer” You can shop or browse paintings, photos, ceramics, jewelry, woodcarvings and more at 685 Main St. Open 10am-4pm weekdays, noon-4pm on weekends.

May 2024

Friday 31st It’s Preschool Storytime at the Milan Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Listen to stories, sing, dance and make crafts. For children ages 2 through 5. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Friday 31st – The Norwalk Public Library will be at Market on Main from 4pm until 8pm. Stop by during Market on Main to make friendship bracelets and take part in an outdoor plant swap. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Friday 31st – It’s Market on Main in Norwalk from 4pm until 8pm. Market on Main brings together local vendors, artisans, and neighbors in a vibrant gathering that’s as much about sharing as it is about shopping.

June 2024

Saturday 1stIt’s Chess with Paul Sherwood at the Huron Public Library from 10am until noon. All ages and abilities are welcome.

– ALL DAY: Spice It Up! kit pick up. During operating hours. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Saturday 1st – It’s the 11th Annual Cruisin’ Willard Car and Truck show. It’ll be in downtown Willard from 10am until 3pm. There will be a Hot Wheels battery-powered drag race, 50/50 drawings, pinewood derby race, and more. Registration is from 9am until 11am.

Saturday 1st – It’s the Friends of the Library book sale at the Milan Public Library from 9:30am until 2pm. Looking to add items to your home library? Make sure you swing by the Friends of the Library Book Sale in the Milan library community room to check out the huge selection of books, DVDs, and CDs available to make a part of your collection. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Saturday 1st – It’s the Sandusky Farmers Market happening every Saturday now through September on East Washington Row from 8am until noon. There will be local fresh produce, baked goods, handmade crafts, and more.

Sunday 2nd – It’s the Kelley’s Island 5/10k Run hosted by the Kelley’s Island Chamber of Commerce. The race will be from 8am until 3pm and will take you along a scenic route tour along the lakefront with numerous water stations along the way.

Sunday 2nd – It’s the 2024 St. Boniface Festival in Oak Harbor. The event will be at the St. Boniface Catholic School from 11am until 5pm. There will be chicken dinners, concessions, games, prizes, and more.

Monday 3rd – It’s Mahjong Mondays at the Huron Public Library starting at 11:30am. Join local players for friendly games. Beginners are welcome.

– 2pm. Virtual Author Talk: For the Love of Mars: A Human History of the Red Planet with Smithsonian Curator Matt Shindell. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Monday 3rd – It’s the Cotton Candy Lady of Ohio at the Norwalk Public Library from 11am until 1pm. Sign-up for the summer reading program during the event hours for some free cotton candy. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Monday 3rd – It’s Twist and Shout at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Dance, sing, and play instruments with your friends at the library! This program is intended for children under 5 and their caregivers. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 3rd – It’s the Groovy Group at the Milan Public Library from 6pm until 6:45pm. Join for an inclusive music and movement class led by a Board-Certified Music Therapist. All abilities are welcome for children 6 and under.

– 6pm – 7pm. What’s Cooking? Cake Edition. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Tuesday 4th – It’s a Pressed Flowers Craft with the Norwalk Public Library from 10am until 11am. This event will be AT the Enrichment Centers for Huron County. Arrange and seal pressed flowers on canvas. Registration is required by calling 419-668-6245.

Tuesday 4th – It’s a Staying Safe Online Presentation with the Huron Public Library starting at 2pm. Participants will gain valuable safety insights to navigate the digital world responsibly. Presented by Ohio Connectivity Champions.

– 6pm. Master Gardener Open House. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Wednesday 5th – It’s the Lake Erie Writer’s Alliance at the Huron Public Library starting at 5:30pm. On the first Wednesday of the month, engage in writing critiques, discussion, and more. The third Wednesday will be dedicated to spending an hour at the library writing. All levels of writers are welcome. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Wednesday 5th – It’s the Daddy-Daughter Hair Workshop at the Milan Public Library from 6pm until 7pm. Dads, bring your daughters for some special bonding time and learn some simple hairstyles from local cosmetologists. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Wednesday 5thThe Huron County Humane Society is Hosting Bingo Night at the Norwalk Eagles Club 711. Doors open at 4:30pm and early bird bingo starts at 5:30pm. There will be cash prizes, pull tabs, and food. This event is open to the public, ages 18 and up to play. 

Thursday 6th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at the Longfellow Middle School in Lorain from 4pm until 5:30pm.

Thursday 6th – The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at the First Presbyterian Church in Huron from 1pm until 6pm. To schedule an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org or you can use the Red Cross Blood Donor App.

Thursday 6th – It’s the Adventures in Hiking the Appalachian Trail presentation at the Huron Public Library starting at 6:30pm. Margaret Carter and Sue Brown are two friends who hike the Appalachian Trail together in the summer months. They will teach about how to plan for the journey, where to stay, and what to pack. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Friday 7th through Sunday 9th – The Norwalk Arts Center Teen Theatre is presenting All Shook Up – a combination of Elvis and Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. Show times are 7pm on Friday and Saturday, and 2:30pm on Sunday. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online.

Friday 7th and Saturday 8th – It’s the Huron Lake Front Market from 6pm until 8pm on Saturday and 10am until 6pm on Saturday at Lake Front Park in Huron. This event is open to the public. There will be food trucks, over 50 unique vendors, live music, crafts, and more.

Friday 7th – The Christian Singles Fellowship is having a picnic by the lake starting at 6:15pm at Lions Park. They’ll have hot dogs. Please bring drinks or dishes to share. For more information, please call 419433-0085.

Friday 7th – The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at the Sandusky Mall from 10am until 4pm.To schedule an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org or you can use the Red Cross Blood Donor App.

Friday 7th – It’s Preschool Storytime at the Milan Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Listen to stories, sing, dance, and make a craft. For children ages 2 through 5. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Saturday 8th – It’s the Dungeons and Dragons Club at the Norwalk Public Library from 11am until 1pm. Embark on a quest in a fantasy realm where your fate depends on the roll of the dice and the only limit is your imagination. Players of any skill level are welcome. Registration is required. For 6th through 12th grades. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Saturday 8th – The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at the Collins Church in from 8am until 1pm.To schedule an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org or you can use the Red Cross Blood Donor App.

Saturday 8th – It’s the Sandusky Farmers Market happening every Saturday now through September on East Washington Row from 8am until noon. There will be local fresh produce, baked goods, handmade crafts, and more.

Saturday 8th – It’s the Perkins Township Bike Rodeo at Furry Elementary School in Sandusky from 9am until 11am. There will be multiple bike learning stations and bike helmets will be given to children 10 and under. You can also win a new bike in the bike raffle. No registration is required.

Sunday 9th – It’s Chess with Paul Sherwood at the Huron Public Library starting at 1pm. Come for fun or to improve your game. This program is open to all ages and abilities. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Sunday 9th – It’s the Port Clinton Sunday Farmer’s Market at Hopfinger Park from 9am until 1pm. Featuring over 50 local vendors selling handmade, homemade, and home-grown products. The market happens every 2nd and 4th Sunday now through October.

Monday 10th – It’s the Garden Camp at the Norwalk Public Library from 10am until noon. Build a butterfly house, decorate a miniature elevated garden, and plant herbs. For kindergarten through 5th grades. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Monday 10th – It’s Twist and Shout at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Dance, sing, and play instruments with your friends at the library! This program is intended for children under 5 and their caregivers. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 10th – The Christian Singles Fellowship is holding a planning meeting at Second Chance Chapel in Sandusky starting at 7pm. For more information, please call 419-433-0085.

Monday 10th – It’s the Groovy Group at the Milan Public Library from 6pm until 6:45pm. Join for an inclusive music and movement class led by a Board-Certified Music Therapist. All abilities are welcome for children 6 and under.

– 6pm – 7pm. Planner Society: Papercraft Bookmarks. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 10th – It’s Mahjong Mondays at the Huron Public Library starting at 11:30am. Join local players for friendly games. Beginners are welcome.

– 3pm. Introduction to Tai Chi and Qigong led by Open Way Yoga Studio. Registration is required.

– 7pm. Socrates Café. For more information, please call 419-499-5009.

Tuesday 11th through Thursday 13th – It’s the Perkins Township Summer Park Program at Schiller Park from 9am until 11am. This event is open to children in 1st through 5th grades. There will be activities, arts and crafts, sports, and snacks. Registration is required.

Tuesday 11th – It’s Adventures in the Library at the Huron Public Library at 11:30am OR 1pm. Children can create their own scavenger hunt within the walls of the library by helping the library staff decide where the clues take them. For kindergarten through 6th grades.

– 3pm. Art Club. Art supplies are not provided.

– 3pm. Stitch Niche Crochet Club. Supplies are provided.

– 6pm – 7:30pm. Huron Historical Society presents Where’s the Beef: The Hart and Thomas Markets and Myers Butchering.

– 6:30pm. Family Storytime. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Tuesday 11th – The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at the Holy Angels Catholic Church in Sandusky from 1pm until 6pm.To schedule an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org or you can use the Red Cross Blood Donor App.

Tuesday 11th The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at BGSU Firelands from 4pm until 5:30pm.

Tuesday 11th – It’s “Next Stop, The Twilight Zone” at the Norwalk Public Library from 5:30pm until 6:30pm. Dr. Charles Coletta with the BGSU Department of Popular Culture discusses the cultural impact and history of The Twilight Zone. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Wednesday 12th – It’s Roller Coaster Tycoons at the Norwalk Public Library from 1pm until 2pm. Design a theme park and make a model of it, then construct your park’s feature coaster for a marble run. For 6th through 8th grades. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Wednesday 12th – It’s the Adult Book Club at the Milan Public Library from 6:30pm until 7:30pm. Join the group and discuss the historical novel The Song of the Jade Lily by Kirsty Manning. Books are available at the help desk. All are welcome. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Wednesday 12th – It’s Babies and Toddler Time at the Huron Public Library starting at 10am OR 11am. Find the perfect storytime for little ones this summer.

– 1:30pm OR 3pm. Storytime for Preschool: Nature Adventures.

– 5:30pm. Battle of the Books Introductory Meeting. For 4th through 8th grades.

– 6:30pm. Euchre Night. Please bring a deck of cards if possible. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Wednesday 12th – The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at the Norwalk Eagles from 11:30am until 5:30pm.To schedule an appointment please visit RedCrossBlood.org or you can use the Red Cross Blood Donor App.

Thursday 13th – It’s the Exotic Zoo show with the Norwalk Public Library AT Sofios Park from 11am until noon. The zoo is coming to you! Join the Exotic Zoo for an Exotic Show featuring real live animals including alligators, artic foxes, giant tortoises, lemurs, monkeys, porcupines, and more! This event is open to all ages.

– 2:30pm – 5pm. Board Game Bonanza- Introduction to Ticket to Ride. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Thursday 13th – The Milan Museum is having their History Happy Hour: Medicinal Cocktails from 5pm until 7pm at the Milan Wine Post. Enjoy an evening of history about medicinal drinks and libations. No registration is necessary, wine and beverages will be available for purchase.

Thursday 13th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at Black River Landing in Lorain from 3:30pm until 5:30pm.

Thursday 13th – It’s Adventures in Learning Spanish at the Huron Public Library starting at 6:30pm. This is a 3-part series, please plan to attend all three classes. Registration is required.

– 8pm. Virtual Author Talk: Psychological Thrillers and the Queen of Twists– An Author Talk with Freida McFadden. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Friday 14th – The Norwalk Public Library will be having activities on the main floor during Market on Main from 5pm until 8pm. This week’s activities will be dance floor and pet rocks for kids; unfinished craft swap for adults. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Friday 14th – It’s Preschool Storytime at the Milan Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Listen to stories, sing, dance, and make a craft. For children ages 2 through 5. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Friday 14th – It’s Adventures in Crafting at the Huron Public Library starting at 10:30am. Use a vintage book and provided decorations to create an enchanted book garden. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Saturday 15th – It’s the All for Abs 5k Color Dash as part of the Rundusky Race Series at the Paper District Marina. Registration starts at 9am and costs $35 which helps support the Abigail Bastien Scholarship Fund. Registration can be completed at RunSignUp.com.

Saturday 15th – It’s the MBLD Pop-Up Café at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 11am until 1pm. Celebrate National Dairy Month with a variety of FREE dairy-based desserts – from cheesecake and tarts to trifle and more. A non-dairy option will also be available. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Saturday 15th – It’s the Sandusky Farmers Market happening every Saturday now through September on East Washington Row from 8am until noon. There will be local fresh produce, baked goods, handmade crafts, and more.

Saturday 15th – It’s the 4th Annual Fishing Derby at the Willard Reservoir from 8am until noon. This event is being held during Ohio Fish Free Weekend – no license is required. Kids 15 and under are free to enter the event. Registration for ages 16 and up is $10. Prizes will be awarded for various categories. There will be loaner poles, and free hotdogs. The first 50 kids will get a free fishing pole.

Saturday 15th – It’s Life-Sized Pac-Man at the Milan Public Library from 1pm until 2pm. Experience the excitement of an arcade game in real life. Take your turn playing as Pac-Man or ghosts in our glow-in-the-dark maze. The player with the highest score will receive a grand prize. Ages 8-18 are welcome. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Saturday 15th – It’s the Silent Book Club at the Norwalk Public Library from 11:30am until 1pm. For this club, Bring Your Own Book to discuss it with fellow readers, then read silently together. After an hour, everyone is welcome to chat more about their books. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Monday 17th – It’s PJ Storytime at the Norwalk Public Library from 6pm until 7pm. Complete a scavenger hunt, craft glow in the dark stars, and read bedtime stories, all while wearing your coolest pajamas. This event is open to all ages. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Monday 17th – It’s Mahjong Mondays at the Huron Public Library starting at 11:30am. Join local players for friendly games.

– 3pm. Introduction to Tai Chi and Qigong led by Open Way Yoga Studio. Registration is required.

– 5:30pm. Lake Erie Writers Alliance On the third Wednesday of the month, writers of all levels are welcome to visit the library and spend an hour writing.

– 7pm. Mystery Book Group. Shadows Reel by CJ Box. New members are welcome. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Monday 17th – It’s the Technology Assistance Open Hours at the Milan Public Library from 1pm until 6:30pm. Stop by Milan Library from 1:30PM-6:30PM, for a 30-minute, one-on-one help session. Walk-ins accepted; reservations are appreciated. Call 419-499-4117 x 7709 to guarantee a time slot. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 17th – It’s Twist and Shout at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Dance, sing, and play instruments with your friends at the library! This program is intended for children under 5 and their caregivers. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Tuesday 18th and Thursday 20th – It’s the Perkins Township Summer Park Program at Abernathy Park from 9am until 11am. This event is open to children in 1st through 5th grades. There will be activities, arts and crafts, sports, and snacks. Registration is required.

Tuesday 18th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at Willard Parks and Rec from 3pm until 5pm.

Tuesday 18th – It’s the Year of Jubilee: Sounding Freedom in Black Sacred Music presentation at the Milan Public Library from 6:30pm until 7:30pm. This program examines how Black Christians and abolitionists used sacred music to comment on the effects of slavery and promote emancipation in the U.S. in the 19th century. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Tuesday 18th – It’s the Snow Cone Showdown at the Norwalk Public Library from 4:30pm until 5:30pm. Smash ice, mix flavors, and choose a combination of toppings to make the perfect snow cone. One chef’s creation will win the Golden Cone. For kindergarten through 5th grades. Registration is required.

– 4:30pm until 5:30pm. Adult Book Club: Attachments by Rainbow Rowell. Books are available at the library. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Tuesday 18th – It’s Cave Adventures with Erie Metroparks and the Huron Public Library at 11:30am OR 1pm. Kids can learn about Ohio’s bat species and their habitats. For kindergarten through 2nd grades.

– 11:30am OR 1pm. Escape room for Tweens. discover an immersive adventure game as players work together to solve puzzles, find clues, and complete tasks within a time limit. Registration is required. For 3rd through 6th grades.

– 6pm. Chess with Paul Sherwood. This program is open to all ages and abilities.

– 6pm. Huron Historical Society presents: Huron Lagoons Marina and the Development of Huron Heights.

– 6:30pm. Family Storytime. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Tuesday 18th – It’s the Essential Pantry at the First Baptist Church in Vermilion, from 11am until 1pm and then from 5pm until 6:30pm. They provide basic, essential items free of charge for people who can’t afford them. Those items include toothbrushes and toothpaste, razorblades, soap, shampoo, feminine hygiene products and more. The pantry is every third Tuesday of each month. You can find more information on their Facebook page

Wednesday 19th – Perkins Township is partnering with Cinemark for Movie Days to provide free showings of select movies throughout the summer. Registration for Movie Days needs to be completed online. Movies will begin at 1pm. Today’s movie is Sonic the Hedgehog.

Wednesday 19th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at Brookside High School from 4:30pm until 6pm.

Thursday 20th – It’s the Kindergarten Readiness Camp at the Norwalk Public Library from 10am until 11am OR 12:30pm until 1:30pm. Practice fine and gross motor skills as the library explores letter matching, rhyming games, rainbow writing, and shaping letters with Play-Doh. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Thursday 20th – It’s the Lunchtime Program at the Huron Public Library starting at 1pm. The Lake Erie Film Commission will visit the library and discuss the best way to get into the film industry.

– 2pm. Virtual Author Talk: Unpacking a History of Systemic Racism in the American Education System with Tiffany Jewell.

– 6:30pm. Adventures in Learning Spanish. This is a 3-part series, plan to attend all three classes. Registration is required.

– 7pm. Book Exchange Book Club. The Light in Hidden Places by Sharon Cameron. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Thursday 20th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at Lorain High School from 4pm until 5:30pm.

Thursday 20th – It’s the Adult Book Club at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 6:30pm until 7:30pm. Join the group and discuss the historical novel The Song of the Jade Lily by Kirsty Manning. Books are available at the help desk. All are welcome. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Thursday 20th – It’s the First Day of Summer Bubble Party at the Milan Public Library from 10am until 11am. Children of all ages are invited to join and celebrate the first day of summer with some bubble fun! There will be lots of bubbles, games, songs, and even some bubble art! This program will take place outside and will be weather permitting.

– 6pm – 8pm. Hobby Hangout. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Friday 21st – Vox Books is presenting Zak Morgan Live at the Huron Public Library starting at 11am. Zak’s interactive live performances are not to be missed, filled with warmth, wordplay, laughter, and positive messages that inspire children to read, imagine, and believe in themselves.

– 12pm. Grand Re-opening of the Youth Department. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Friday 21st – It’s Preschool Storytime at the Milan Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Listen to stories, sing, dance, and make a craft. For children ages 2 through 5. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Saturday 22nd – It’s the Sandusky Farmers Market happening every Saturday now through September on East Washington Row from 8am until noon. There will be local fresh produce, baked goods, handmade crafts, and more.

Saturday 22nd – It’s the Dungeons and Dragons Club at the Norwalk Public Library from 11am until 1pm. Embark on a quest in a fantasy realm where your fate depends on the roll of the dice and the only limit is your imagination. Players of any skill level are welcome. Registration is required. For 6th through 12th grades. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Saturday 22nd – The Milan Public Library is kicking off their summer reading program with the annual Touch-A-Truck event from 11am until 1pm. This event is open to all ages. Pizza will also be available for purchase at the event. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Saturday 22nd – The Christian Singles Fellowship is planning a trip to the Toledo Zoo. There will be a carpool meet up at North Point Baptist Church at 10am. They will be getting dinner at The Ocean Gardens Buffet Restaurant in Toledo afterwards. For more information, please call 419-433-0085.

Sunday 23rd – It’s the Port Clinton Sunday Farmer’s Market at Hopfinger Park from 9am until 1pm. Featuring over 50 local vendors selling handmade, homemade, and home-grown products. The market happens every 2nd and 4th Sunday now through October.

Monday 24th through Saturday 29th – The Norwalk Arts Center is Partnering with Missoula Children’s Theatre to host a summer theatre camp for kids in 1st through 12th grades. For registration, and more information, please visit NorwalkArtsCenter.org.

Monday 24th – It’s Lavender Paintings with the Norwalk Public Library from 6pm until 7pm. Paint lavender flowers on canvas using Q-tips and skewers. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Monday 24th – It’s Milan’s Morning Moment at the Milan Public Library from 10am until 11am. This month’s Morning Moment selection is Her One Mistake by Heidi Perks. Copies of this book are available at the library.

– 11am – noon. Exploring the Online World: Internet Basics. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 24th – It’s Mahjong Mondays at the Huron Public Library starting at 11:30am. Join local players for friendly games. Beginners are welcome.

– 3pm. Adventures in Tai Chi and Qigong Led by Open Way Studio. Registration is required.

– 6:30pm. Adventures in birding with Holly Lynn. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Monday 24th – It’s Action-Packed Crafts – Medieval Knight’s Gear at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 4pm until 5pm. Each Monday of Summer Reading Program, create crafts and enjoy a snack themed after exciting genres of adventure stories. For ages 11 through 18. Registration is required.

– 5:30pm – 6pm. Family Storytime: The Great Outdoors. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 24th – It’s Twist and Shout at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Dance, sing, and play instruments with your friends at the library! This program is intended for children under 5 and their caregivers. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Monday 24th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at Ely Stadium in Elyria from 4pm until 5:30pm.

Tuesday 25th – It’s “Nailed It!” at the Norwalk Public Library from 4:30pm until 5:30pm. After recreating a classic taco based solely on taste, try to one up it with your own blend of ingredients and seasonings. For 6th through 8th grades. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Tuesday 25th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at the Galion School Campus from 4pm until 5:30pm.

Tuesday 25th – It’s the Romance Book Group with the Huron Public Library starting at 11am. The selection for this month is Something Wilder by Christina Lauren.

– 11:30am OR 1pm. Choose your own Adventure – Passport Travel. For kindergarten through 6th grades.

– 3pm. Stitch Niche Crochet Club. Supplies will be provided.

– 5:30pm. Real Reads Book Club. Leave Only Footprints by Connor Knighton.

– 6:30pm. Family Storytime. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Tuesday 25thIt’s Art Adventures – Safari Sunset Silhouettes at the Milan Public Library from 4pm until 4:30pm. Join in for a series of adventures in art each week the of Summer Reading Program and create a unique masterpiece. For children ages 5 through 12. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Wednesday 26th – It’s Juggling and Magic at the Norwalk Public Library from 1pm until 2pm. Professor Tony can balance a Jenga set on his face, juggle seven balls at once, and spin a bunch of bowls in the air. See this comedian/magician in action at his 2024 show: Mysteries and Marvels. This event is for all ages. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Wednesday 26th – At the Milan Public Library it’s Toledo Zoo Presents: Animals of Folklore & Myth from 4pm until 5pm. The Toledo Zoo will lead children of all ages on a wild adventure through folktales and myths featuring a variety of different animals. All ages are welcome. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Wednesday 26th – Perkins Township is partnering with Cinemark for Movie Days to provide free showings of select movies throughout the summer. Registration for Movie Days needs to be completed online. Movies will begin at 1pm. Today’s movie is Shrek.

Wednesday 26th – It’s Babies and Toddler Time at the Huron Public Library starting at 10am OR 11am. Find the perfect storytime for little ones this summer.

– 1:30pm OR 3pm. Storytime for Preschool: Adventurous Characters.

– 4pm. Adventures in Literature: Pride & Prejudice.

– 6:30pm. Euchre Night Please bring a deck of cards if possible. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Thursday 27th – It’s Lawn Storytime at the Norwalk Public Library from 10am until 11am. Julie and Justin partner read their favorite stories. Plus, color with sidewalk chalk and pop giant bubbles. For children up to age 5.

– 2:30pm – 3:30pm. Yoga at the library with PT Patty. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Thursday 27th – The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is holding a drive-thru mobile food pantry at Oakwood Park in Lorain from 2pm until 4pm.

Thursday 27th – It’s Adventures in Gaming: My Little Pony from 1pm until 3pm. Adventures in Gaming: Kids sessions are a chance for young players to try different tabletop role-playing games. For children ages 3 through 13.

– 4pm – 4:45pm. Battle of the Books Practice. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Thursday 27th – It’s Adventures in Learning Spanish at the Huron Public Library starting at 6:30pm. This is a 3-part series, plan to attend all three classes. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Thursday 27th – It’s a DIY Craft at the Berlin Heights Public Library from 6pm until 7pm. Celebrate your patriotic spirit and create a festive patriot gnome at the library. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Friday 28th – Sandusky Star Lanes is having their Link Bowling Fundraiser from 6pm until 8pm. The cost is $25 per person and covers two hours of bowling, shoe rental, two slices of pizza and a soda. All proceeds will directly benefit The Link Huron – to help promote community inclusion. For more information, please call 330-590-1056.

Friday 28th – The Norwalk Public Library will be having activities on the main floor during Market on Main from 5pm until 8pm. This week’s activities will be Oobleck (slime) for kids; Take & Make Seed Bombs for adults.

– 1pm – 2pm. Park Day. It’s a water battle. Prepare for squirt gun competitions and water balloon games. For kindergarten through 5th grades. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Friday 28th – It’s Preschool Storytime at the Milan Public Library from 10:30am until 11am. Listen to stories, sing, dance, and make a craft. For children ages 2 through 5. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Friday 28th – The Christian Singles Fellowship is having a Bike and Bible night at Karson’s home starting at 6:15pm. Sloppy Joes will be provided. Please bring a dish or dessert to share. For more information, please call 419-433-0085.

Friday 28th – It’s a Firelands Free Health Screening at the Huron Public Library from 10am until noon. Firelands offers free screenings, including blood pressure tests, information about breast health for both men and women. For more information, please call 419-433-5009.

Saturday 29th – It’s the Sandusky Farmers Market happening every Saturday now through September on East Washington Row from 8am until noon. There will be local fresh produce, baked goods, handmade crafts, and more.

Saturday 29thIt’s the Townsend Township Fire Department and Citizens Ambulance’s Fish Fry Fundraiser at Townsend Township Hall from 4pm until 6pm. The Cot is $25 and includes fried fish, French fries, coleslaw, roll, drink, and cash raffle entry. There will also be silent auctions throughout the night. Limited to-go orders will be available.

Saturday 29th – It’s a Superhero Scavenger Hunt with the Milan Public Library from 11am until 1pm. Save the day by solving clues and fighting criminals in an interactive scavenger hunt through downtown Milan. At least one adult participant per group. Registration is required. For more information, please call 419-499-4117.

Sunday 30th – The Norwalk Arts Center is hosting the Art of Healing Event and fundraiser at The Kilkerrin in Wakeman starting at noon. There will be vendor tables, reiki, meditation, sound baths, yoga, and more. Proceeds from the event will go towards the Norwalk Theater Restoration Project. Registration is required.

Community Organization News and Info

The Enrichment Centers for Huron County are asking for caring individuals to sponsor meals for seniors in Huron County. Your donation of $25 will provide hot meals to a senior for a week. If you would like to help sponsors a senior or seniors you can send a check to the Enrichments Centers of go to their website SFAConnection.org and click on the donate button.

Oberlin Community Services are now allowing people to have more control with their weekly choice food pantry. The in-person choice pantry runs from 1:30-3:45 p.m. each Friday at 285 S. Professor St., Oberlin. Drive-up food distributions, featuring pre-built food boxes, are held from 1:30pm until 5pm. on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 440-774-6579. 

The Norwalk and Huron Public Libraries are participating in Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Children from birth until age 5 can receive a free book each month. Visit ohioimaginationlibrary.org to enroll your child today!

The Erie County Board of Developmental Disabilities is in need of care providers and they are asking the community for caring individuals to become direct service professionals. In doing so, you can play a meaningful role in the lives of those with disabilities. For more information about becoming a care provider, please call the board at 419-626-0208 or visit their website.

The Norwalk Public Library is seeking AARP Tax-Aide Volunteers. They wish to become an AARP Tax-Aide site in the future but they need volunteers to make it happen. No prior tax knowledge is needed, anyone with a passion for helping others is welcome to join them with this. For more information, please call 419-668-6063.

Girl Scout Troops are open and you’re invited to join for FREE virtual events! Go to gsneo.org/join to join Girl Scouts or to register for an event and watch your girl’s confidence and self-esteem boost as she makes a difference not only in her community, but the world!

Victory Kitchen in Sandusky is providing hot meals for breakfast and lunch, prepared fresh daily, for patrons to take home.  Along with the hot food, they are providing one bag of food per adult and child, each.  If you would like to make a donation, monetarily or product, please call 419-627-8732 and speak with a staff member.  Thank you for your continued support and God Bless!

The Huron County Sheriff’s Office is implementing Project Lifesaver. Which is a project designed to protect and locate missing persons who have wandered from their homes. Through the use of a wristband with a unique radio frequency. They will monitor the program and participants, oversee battery replacement, and insure the system is operating properly. For more information please call the Huron County Board of Developmental Disabilities 419-668-8840.

Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is looking for donations to help get food into the hands of those who need it as well as volunteers to sort and re-pack food, help on-site distribution, office work and more.  Go to secondharvestfoodbank.org to donate online and to learn more information.  To find programs that help families at risk for hunger in every community, click on the Charity Directory.  Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio is and Equal Opportunity Provider.

The Huron Historical Society is proud and excited to announce the release of Explore Huron History, an interactive digital platform of historical photographs and videos of Huron from its archive. The website includes annotated photos and videos allowing viewers to test their knowledge of local history. Brought to you by support from grants and donors. Visit their website thehuronhistoricalsociety.org.

Health and Wellness/Covid-19 Information

Family Health Services has a full-scale primary care office inside Sandusky City Schools. Your child can get wellness visits, return-to-school notes, sports physicals, immunizations and more without leaving the building. Information to schedule you student can be found at the Sandusky City Schools website under the families tab.

The Erie County Board of Developmental Disabilities is in need of care providers and they are asking the community for caring individuals to become direct service professionals. In doing so, you can play a meaningful role in the lives of those with disabilities. For more information about becoming a care provider, please call the board at 419-626-0208 or visit their website.

The Huron County Board of Mental Health and Addiction Services’ goal is to decrease stigma associated with mental health and to provide services and support for those who need them.  To be linked with local supports and services please call 419-681-6268 or the Huron County Crisis Hotline at 800-826-1306 or text 4HOPE to 741-741. The Board wants to remind anyone who may be struggling that “you are not alone; you matter, and don’t give up”.

The Huron County Support Line is a free, non-judgmental, non-emergency support line available to every person in the county.  Individuals can call to get support and learn about available mental health and recovery resources. The Support Line is staffed by behavioral health professionals who are trained to help. The Support Line is staffed 7 days a week, 8am until 10pm. Call 567-743-7155.

Huron County’s Peer Wellness Center is a welcoming and compassionate place to connect and is available to help anyone looking for recovery resources, answers to questions, peer support and more.  Call 567-743-7130 or drop by in person at 2 Oak Street in Norwalk.

Brightview Sandusky is a comprehensive addiction treatment center where they provide outpatient services, including treatment and care for patients battling substance use disorder. They incorporate medication as a treatment alongside individual and group counseling, group therapy, social service support and more. They have caring staff who answer the phones 24 hours per day. If you or a loved one has questions about treatment options, you can walk into the center or call 888-502-4571.

The Animal House Sober Club First Steps Recovery Meeting happens every Wednesday at 7pm and is an open recovery meeting for ANYONE ready to start their journey! The Animal House Sober Club is located in Bellevue and is a safe sober club that hosts functions each day of the week.