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Kids' night out Saturday with Polar Express theme

Fundraiser for BHS students traveling to Italy and Greece in 2020

A special Kids' Night Out takes place from 6 to 9:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, in the Bluffton HS gym, according to Brigette Hoff, BHS Latin teacher.

"We have a group of students traveling to Italy and Greece in 2020.  All monies earned during the kids' night out will help tour students pay for their trips," she said.

The evening is open to youth ages 4 to 12. Activities include:
• playing games,
• competing in a Christmas coloring contest,
• making a craft,
• snacks, and
• watching “The Polar Express” movie on a big screen.


Crimson Lane's new year's eve party tickets available

Entertainment from Cleveland Keys Doueling Pianos, catered by Milano, ball drop at midnight

What are you doing new year’s eve?

Crimson Lane, wedding and event venue, rural Ada, is taking reservations for its rockin’ new year’s eve party, Monday evening, Dec. 31.

The evening includes entertainment from Cleveland Keys Dueling Pianos, from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. The event is catered by Milano Café of Lima.

Tickets, sold on a first-come, first-served basis, are $75 each or $600 for a table of eight. The price includes hors d’oeuvres, two drinks and a champagne toast.


Brauen’s Gourds Christmas open house Saturday

Don and Jodi Brauen will hold a Christmas open house showing their Christmas gourds. It is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, at 7140 Tom Fett Road, Bluffton.


Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 1

BHS junior class invites you to get your picture taken with Santa

Interested in having breakfast with Santa?

The Bluffton High School junior class is bring Santa Claus to Bluffton on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Tickets are now on sale for the fundraiser held from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the middle school cafetorium.

The event includes a breakfast of eggs, sausage, bacon, fruit, donuts, coffee and milk. There will be games and crafts and the opportunity to have your photo taken with Santa.

Tickets may be purchased in the elementary school office. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for youth. Proceeds go to the junior class post prom.


Celebrate an "old-time" Christmas

4th annual Riley Creek Christmas tour has five stops on Saturday

The fourth annual Riley Creek Christmas tour is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, according to Tom McCullough of Pandora.

It includes five stops along the Riley Creek near Pandora.  All the buildings on the tour have historical significance and will be decorated for the holidays.


Christmas at Apollo Craft Show

Dec. 1 at Apollo Career Center

Apollo Career Center Christmas at Apollo Craft show will be held Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. One of the largest craft shows in the region, Apollo will host well over 100 vendors featuring unique handcrafted items. Admission is $3 and children 12 and under are free. There is food available for breakfast and lunch.

The craft show is a school-wide activity that provides the students community involvement, and raises money for all five student organizations. to assist with community service projects and competitions.