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August 18th, 2014
ST. MARYS — K.C. Geiger Park will once again echo with the sounds of blues as an annual music festival returns this weekend.
The 2014 Riverside Bluesfest kicks off on Saturday with a slate of bands the blends nationally known acts with local artists. In addition to live music, the one-day festival will feature a slew of food and beverage vendors as organizers continue to tweak the event.
“We are trying to make it a little more unique,” said Dave Stilwell, an organizer of the event.
Aug. 18: Kids in Kindergarten and older are invited to the FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 1 p.m. today to watch a classic movie.
A Meet the Teacher Craft will be hosted at New Bremen Public Library from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. today. Make a craft at the library and bring it to your new teacher that night. All ages are welcome. Sign up is required at 419-629-2158.
The Minster Board of Education will meet at 8 p.m. today.
Aug. 16: Bremenfest is today.
Waynestock is scheduled to start at 3 p.m. today.
Aug. 17: A free community dinner will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today at the ROC, 702 E. Spring St., St. Marys.
The St. Marys Rotary Club's Summer Concert Series will take place at 7 p.m. today at the PAC in Memorial High School.
ST. MARYS — This school year, Memorial High School senior Faith Ann Sharpin will no longer work at Subway but will be gaining business and pharmacy experience.
Aug. 14: New Bremen Public Library will host story time for 3 to 5-year-olds at 10:30 a.m. today.
Preschool Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. today at New Knoxville Public Library. Kids ages 3-5 (not yet in Kindergarten) are welcome.
Enjoy a sweet treat at the New Knoxville Public Library today. Drop by between 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to decorate a cupcake.
CELINA — Bryant Rhoades — who remained defiant and professed his innocence throughout his sentencing — will spend the rest of his natural life behind bars without the possibility of parole for his role in the aggravated murders of Colleen and Robert Grube in November 2011.
Aug. 12: Tava Ridenour and her miniature horse will be at FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 10:30 a.m. today.
New Bremen Public Library will host story time for 3 to 5-year-olds at 6:30 p.m. today.
Tava Ridenour and her miniature horse will be at the New Bremen Public Library at 6:30 p.m. today.
The New Bremen Village Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. today.
The New Knoxville Village Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. today.
Aug. 11: Kids in Kindergarten and older are invited to the FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 1 p.m. today to watch a classic movie.
Lego Club meets from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at New Knoxville Public Library.
New Bremen Public Library will be having Bookworm Adventures, a Story time for children in Kindergarten and first grade, at 6:30 p.m. today. Sign up appreciated.
The St. Marys City Council will meet at 7 p.m. today.
Weekend SummerFest Schedule
Saturday — Family Day
7:30 a.m — REGISTRATION FOR ROUGHRIDER 5K RUN - New park north of High St.
8 a.m. — SOFTBALL TOURNAMENTS RESUME(K.C. Geiger Park) 8 a.m. — PONY RUN–Canal Towpath toward 40-Acre Pond. (Registration 7:30 a.m.)
8:30 a.m. — ROUGHRIDER 5K RUN–Canal Towpath northward. (Registration 7:30 a.m.)
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. — SENIOR CELEBRATION - Entertainment Tent.
The schedule of events is as follows for Friday:
9:30 a.m- 8 p.m. Book sale — Simply Good Things basement
10 a.m. to 5 p.m Artfest Exhibit — Public Library
10 a.m. Super Sidewalk Sales — Spring Street.
4:30 p.m. — Concession stands open
5 p.m. — SummerFest Cruise-in — South Street Parking Lot
5 p.m. to 9 p.m. — Craft/Commercial area opens — Skip Baughman Stadium Area