t●Hand-to-Hand class Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. at Lutheran Social Services on State Rt. 66. Helps parents face the challenges of dealing with a child or teenager suffering from serious mental health or emotional disorders. Information: 419-636-4703 or 419-485-0757.
t●Card party, 1-4 p.m. first and third Mondays of every month at St. John's Lutheran Church Family Life Center, State Hwy. 6 and State Rte. 66. Cost is $2 and one item for the LSS food pantry. Everyone welcome. Refreshments served. Information: 800-577-8629.
t●Dial-A-Story for a short story over the phone: 419-822-5200.
t●Teen movie 3 p.m. first and third Friday each month at Delta Public Library activity room, 402 Main St. Bring a snack to share, popcorn and refreshments provided.
t Tai chi classes Thursdays 10-11 a.m. and 11 a.m. to noon, Evergreen Community Library, 253 Maple St. $35 for 4-week class. Information: 419-644-2771 or 800-308-8603.
t●Babysitting class, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 10, Evergreen Community Library, 253 Maple St. Open to ages 11 years and older. Cost is $15. Class limited to 10, early registration suggested: 419-644-2771 or 800-308-8603.
t●Balloon artistry by Debbie Henricks, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 15, Evergreen Community Library, 253 Maple St. Call for reservations: 419-644-2771.
t●Nature photo shoot of butterflies at Oak Openings Preserve, 9 a.m. Saturday at 4139 Girdham Rd. Meet in the Oak Openings lodge for a short briefing session before time in the field. Cost, $10; $5 for members. Reservations online: NaturePhotoCenter.com.
t●Book discussion group meets 7 p.m. Tuesday at Swanton Public Library, 305 Chestnut St. Drowning Ruth by Christina Schwartz will be discussed. The book and tape is available at the library. Information: 419-826-2760.
t●Backpacking overnight for girls ages 12-15, Aug. 11-12 at Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, 4139 Girdham Rd. Backpacking, cook-out, tent camping, hiking a 15.5-mile trail in two days. $40. Scholarships available. Reservations: 419-407-9700.
t Kids Fishing Derby 10-11 a.m. Aug. 14 at Oak Openings Preserve, Mallard Lake area, 4139 Girdham Rd. Register at 9 a.m. Lunch provided from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free fishing, food, and prizes. Sponsored by Northwestern Ohio Bass Masters.
t●Adult reading program at Swanton Public Library, 305 Chestnut St., runs through Aug. 20. Chances for prizes for each book read and an opportunity to share your opinions with others. For additional information please call: 419-826-2760.
t●Pike Township school reunion, 1 p.m. Aug. 27, Wauson Homecoming Park Shelter. Potluck style meal. Those attending are asked to bring their own table service and chairs. Information: 419-446-4558.
t●Chicken dinner fund-raiser, 11:30 a.m. Aug. 13 at The American Legion SAL's, 1105 North Shoop Ave. $7. Proceeds benefit the sponsors the Fulton County Brain Injury support group. Information: 419-782-5441.
t●Air Tour 2005, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Fulton County Airport at 9460 Fulton County Rd. 14. Passengers can choose either a western or eastern route and flights can be organized to fly over one's own property. $17 regardless of age, no reservations taken. Food and refreshments available at the site. Information: 419-337-9112.
t Tacos, chili dogs served 5:30-8 p.m. every Friday by VFW auxiliary members at 1133 North Ottokee St. Information: 419-335-9363.
t●Friends of Wauseon Public Library rebuilding meeting. Seeking people who love the library to re-energize this once-active group. Information: 419-335-6626.