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June 20, 2019

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Quarry Farm hosts 'Wildflowers & Feathered Wings” Sunday

The Quarry Farm Nature Preserve & Conservation Farm is hosting “Wildflowers & Feathered Wings” on Sunday, May 19, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Walk the trails with Naturalist Chad Carroll to look low for spring wildflowers and look up for birds who fly overhead. We may look somewhere in between ground and sky for nesting woodducks.

Light refreshments, including homemade cookies, will be available. The event is free and open to the public, but donations are welcome as they support The Quarry Farm's educational programming.


May 23 brown bag discussion tackles small business loans

It's a Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs free program

At noon on Thursday, May 23, Brendon Matthews will lead a brown bag discussion on specialized loans for new and small businesses. The event is in the third floor of the Bluffton town hall, 154 N. Main St.

A senior lender at First National Bank of Pandora, Matthews will provide information on loans, including two state programs: the Collateral Enhancement Program and the Capital Access Program.


Boys’ basketball camp June 3-6

A Bluffton Pirate youth basketball camp is scheduled for Monday through Thursday, June 3 to 6 in the Bluffton HS gym, according to Todd Boblitt.

Session 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., is for boys in first, second and third grades.

Session 2, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., is for boys in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grades.

The cost is $30 per camper. Additional details are on the flyer below. A printer-friendly registration form is in the attachment below.



Bluffton Bucs sign-up for fall now available

It's time to sign-up for the Bluffton Bucs midget football team for the coming fall season. Registration fee is $75 and the deadline to register is July 31. Click on the attachment below to print the registration form.

Any questions, please contact Zac Kohli (419-306-2818) or Mitch Geisgie (419-204-7291) or email blufftonbucs1@gmail.com.


Jerry Szabo Trio performs tonight in town hall

The Jerry Szabo Trio will perform in tonight's Bluffton Town Hall Concert Series.

The performance is at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 14, in the third floor of the Bluffton town hall, 154 N. Main St.

Members of the trio are Szabo, Dave Sycks and Dean Alstaetter. The performance is free and open to the public.

The Trio
Jerry Szabo is the founder of the Jerry Szabo Trio.  He has freelanced as an oboist and drummer in New York City with Barbra Streisand among others.


Bluffton Soccer American Cup event this weekend

Brings 30 teams and upward to 1,000 persons to town

A massive two-day youth soccer tournament will bring upward to 1,000 persons to Bluffton this weekend.

It’s the Bluffton Soccer American Cup event held Saturday and Sunday on the Bluffton University soccer fields. The Bluffton Soccer Club sponsors this annual two-day tournament.

According to Ron Koontz and Dan Lee, tournament directors, the weekend event includes 30 teams from Bluffton and surrounding communities. Competing teams are recreational U-12 and U-15.