t Scout Curling Night: Bowling Green Curling Club invites area Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts to the Bowling Green State University Ice Arena, to give curling a try from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 14. Registration deadline is Dec. 1. Cost, $10 per scout and includes a patch. Club members will give instruction. Dress warmly and take clean shoes. Contact Gary Saddler, 419-345-2007. Non-scout youth can also participate.
t Holiday Invitational Swim Meet, Dec. 8 and 9 at Cooper Pool in the BGSU Recreation Center. About 15 to 18 swim teams will compete in one or more of 76 events. Boys and girls age 10 and under and boys ages 11-12 will compete beginning at 8 a.m. both days. Girls ages 11-12 and youth ages 13 and older will swim in the afternoon sessions, start time to be announced. This is a USA swimming sanctioned meet.
t Record and Book Sale at BGSU's Jerome Library, first-floor conference room, 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 and 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 8. Information or donation: 419-372-2307.
t Holland Free Methodist Church, 6605 Angola Rd., craft show and bake sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 1. Ornaments, jewelry, purses, woodwork, crafts.
t Holland Branch Library events for grades 5-12; Teen Cafe, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 4, with board games, music, and snacks. Anime-Manga Club, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 11.
t Maumee Holiday Lights Parade, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 23 in Uptown Maumee at Conant, Wayne, and Dudley streets. Santa will be at the Maumee Indoor Theater after the parade. Refreshments.
t Holiday Hustle 5K Race and 1.5-mile Fun Walk begins 5:15 p.m. Nov. 23 uptown before the 6:30 p.m. holiday parade. Free movie at 3:30 p.m. Entry fee on race day is $15. Information, 419-360-3709.
t Maumee High School Alumni lunch, noon Nov. 28 at Ralphie's, 1406 South Reynolds Rd. Order from the menu. Contact Mike Haney, Class of 1979 for reservations at 419-343-4578.
•Pancake-and-sausage breakfast with eggs strata, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Dec. 1 at Cass Road Baptist Church, 1400 Cass Road, Maumee. Adults $5, ages 5-10 years $2, and under 4 years free. Information: 419-893-2008.
t Christmas at the Monclova Community Center, 8115 Monclova Rd, Dec. 1. Holiday of Lights Parade will begin 5:30 p.m. and feature decorated floats and vehicles. Holiday crafts for sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a Santa visit from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chili dinner from 4 to 5:30 p.m., before the parade. Proceeds will benefit the old Monclova School. 419-861-1336.
t Levis Commons Tree Lighting, 7 p.m. Nov. 24, 3201 Levis Commons Blvd. Santa, horse-drawn carriage rides, children's activities, music by the Maumee High School Select Singers, and carols by vocalist Sherri Lafontaine begins 5 p.m.
t Toys for Tots drop-off at Perrysburg Commons Retirement Center, 10542 Fremont Pike, Nov. 26 to Dec. 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekends. New unwrapped toys for needy children accepted. Toys distributed week of Dec. 20.
t Elf Workshop craft class at 577 Foundation, 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 2 for grades 3 to 6 at 577 East Front St. Crafts include snowman, pinecone tree. Fee, $5 per child. Registration required: 419-874-4174.
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