Main Image

5K’s and Races

There are plenty of opportunities to take part in a 5K, 10K, and fun runs in Findlay and Hancock County! In the warmer months there are races nearly every weekend, plus there are may that take place every year. See our event calendar for races that are coming up, and see our list below for our annual ones!  


Hancock Heart Walk
Clothin’ Trojans
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Cooper Tire 5-Miler and 5K


May Day 5K
NAMI Color Me Happy Run
Halt Hunger


Glow Run
Relay for Life


Vanlue Fest 5K


McComb Cookie Festival 5K
Light up the Knight
Up, Up, and Away 5K
“Give Cancer the Boot” Walk, Ride, and Run


Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure


Pumpkin Run


Turkey Trot
After the PK’s 5K


Jingle Bell Jog

Wee Ones: River Otters

Oakwoods Nature Preserve 1400 Oakwoods Lane, Findlay, OH

Walk, run, bound, or slide your way to the Discovery Center to learn about river otters. By using stories, games, and activities, we will discover how otters live in their […]


Monday Afternoon Book Group

Zoom Discussion FHCPL 206 Broadway, Findlay, OH

Join your friends at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library and read "The Daughters of Yalta: the Churchills, Roosevelts, and Harrimans: A Story of Love and War" by Catherine Grace Katz, […]

Pioneer Story Time

Litzenberg Memorial Woods 6100 U. S. 224 West, Findlay, OH

Join Sarah Fishel as she reads a pioneer story in the McKinnis house sitting room. There is something special about sitting next to a fire in the fireplace and listening […]


Teen Expressive Art: Collage

Findlay-Hancock County Public Library 206 Broadway, Findlay-Hancock Co Public LIbrary, OH

Teens in grades 6-12, join the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library for a fun night of collage art! This open-ended project will allow you to express yourself with paper, stamps, markers, […]

Little Hands Nature Club: Nature Sense

Oakwoods Nature Preserve 1400 Oakwoods Lane, Findlay, OH

Bring your preschoolers to the park, participate in activities led by a program specialist, and use your sense of sight, hearing, touch, and smell to learn about the outdoor world. […]


Nature Exploration: Mammals

Oakwoods Nature Preserve 1400 Oakwoods Lane, Findlay, OH

What do river otters, coyotes, and skunks have in common? They are mammals. Visit the Richard S. “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center after school to explore the furs and skulls of these amazing animals and participate in the mammal fact scavenger hunt to earn a prize. Meet at Discovery Center, this free event is recommended for […]



Findlay-Hancock County Public Library 206 Broadway, Findlay-Hancock Co Public LIbrary, OH

Come craft with the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library on the last Wednesday of each month!  January's craft is Marbled Glasses There will be a $5 material fee at the door.  This craft will have to dry in the library overnight. Registration is preferred. Register by calling 419-422-1712 and ask for the reference desk or register […]


Let’s Dance! Workshop

Marathon Center for the Performing Arts 200 W. Main Cross St., Findlay, OH

Children in grades K-6 is open for all experiences and abilities in dance.  These Wednesday evenings workshops will dive into the magical and exciting world of dance! Together participants will be exploring movement through music, contemporary dance, and fun activities.   This multi-week workshop will begin on January 26 and take places on Wednesdays until […]


HPD Speaker Series: Lauren Sandhu

Riverbend Park 9250 TR 208, Findlay, OH

The Hancock Park District is proud to present a series of speakers this winter. Topics include history and nature. Join Lauren Sandhu, Watershed Coordinator with the Blanchard River Watershed Partnership, as she discusses how the Blanchard River Watershed Partnership is working to improve and maintain water quality throughout the six-county Blanchard River watershed in Northwest […]