Things to do this weekend, February 13 – 14
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Are you constantly asking “What’s Happening, Hancock County?” There are plenty of things to do in Findlay and Hancock County this weekend!
Live Music in Hancock County
Friday & Saturday
There are always great options for live music around Hancock County! Check out our lists of where to go this weekend VisitFindlay.com
Kids Craft Friday
Awakening Minds Art
Friday, 6 – 8 p.m.
Designed for children ages 4 – 13. This class offers a variety of arts and crafts in a FUN, social, 2 hour class. Let the kids let loose on a Friday night with some art while you enjoy downtown Findlay! This class encourages socialization and independence while fostering self-esteem and creativity. No registration, walk-in only! $10.00 each participant. AwakeningMindsArt.org
Free Group Run
We Serve. Coffee
Saturday, 7:30 a.m.
Join the Findlay Area Running Team in front of We Serve. Coffee every Saturday morning. Run starts at 7:30. All ages and paces welcome. Enjoy the company of the group after the race for coffee and/or breakfast (menu items at regular prices).
Beginner Cross-country Ski Workshops
Saturday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Workshops will cover the basic fundamentals, including proper use of equipment and how to glide, climb hills, stand–up on skis, turn around, and get into rhythm. Workshops are subject to proper snow and weather conditions, which typically require a snow base of 4–6 inches. Wear layered clothing, hats and gloves, and have fun. Recommended for ages 8 and up; youth must register with a participating adult. Register by 4:30 PM on Friday before each workshop. Participants will pay $12 on the day of the workshop. HancockParks.com
Taproom Yoga at Findlay Brewing Company
Findlay Brewing Co.
Saturday, 9:45 a.m.
Taproom Yoga continues in 2020 on the 1st and 3rd Saturday every month with local yoga instructors Katy Mercer (1st Saturday of the month) and Erin Teegardin (3rd Saturday of the month)! Taproom Yoga is $15 per person at the door. Your ticket includes a beer or beverage of your choice (of up to $6 in value). No pre-registration required. Simply show up and pay at the door! Each session begins promptly at 10 a.m. and runs about an hour. It’s best to arrive by 9:45 a.m. to get registered and settled in. Mats will be available, but please bring your own if you have one! Facebook.com
Saturday Painting Class
Awakening Minds Art
Saturday, 10 a.m.
Children, teens, and adults of all abilities will focus on painting techniques & socialization. Painting on cardstock is $10, canvas Panels are available for an additional $3. Class is limited to the first 20 participants, walk-in only! Awakeningmindsart.org
Wig Party at Findlay Brewing Co.
Findlay Brewing Co.
Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m.
Join us for our first ever WIG PARTY on Saturday, Feb. 15th! Yep, it’s exactly what it sounds like. We’re wearing wigs all day and you should too. AND, local favorite James Adkins will be performing 7 – 10 p.m. If you’re wearing a wig on Feb. 15th, you’ll get to enjoy: $1 off all FBC pints and $2 off flights of FBC beers! Bringing a group? Give us a call to make a reservation at 419-419-BREW! Cool or crazy, all wigs are welcome! Come wig out with us! Facebook.com
Learn to Skate Session IV
Saturday, 12:10 – 1:00 p.m.
Learn to Skate Session IV
Saturdays: January 4, 11, 18, 25, February 15th
12:10-12:35 – Tots, Intermediate, & Adults
12:35-1:00 Beginners (Ages 5-16)
$40 includes 25 minute lesson, public skate immediately following from 1-2:50 pm on Saturdays, and rental skates.
Call to register 419-424-7176 today! Facebook.com
AMVETS Post 21
Sunday, 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Open to the Public- Come join us for bingo fun on the 1st and 3rd Sunday! Doors open at 3:30 pm; early bird play starts at 4:30 pm; regular games start at 5:00 pm; also available are instant ticket games, 50/50 and daubers. Food available on the 1st Sunday of the month only, but feel free to bring your own food and drinks (no alcohol). Nobody under the age of 18 permitted to enter. Always fun, low prices and lots of laughs!
Hancock Park District 50th Birthday Hike
Sunday, 4 – 5 p.m.
On October 19, 1970 the Hancock Park District (HPD) was created to meet the growing demand for public access to parks and recreation opportunities close to home, such as hiking, bicycling, and boating. Celebrate HPD’s 50th Birthday throughout the year by hiking! HancockParks.com
A Community Dialogue
Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center
Sunday, 5 – 8 p.m.
Please join the Black Heritage Library & Multicultural Center for a showing and subsequent discussion of the PBS Documentary – THE BLACK PANTHERS. This documentary covers the 1960s and the creation of the Black Panther Party, and its effects on the civil rights movement and 20th century American culture. All Public Welcome. Facebook.com
Visit our Museums
Enjoy all that Findlay has to offer by visiting our museums! While our museums are all open during the week as well, take advantage of their weekend hours and have fun with the whole family. The Mazza Museum, home to over 11,000 individual children’s book illustrations, is open on Sunday, 1 – 4 p.m. and admission is free. Find your favorite illustration, read your favorite books, and have fun in the hands-on area as well. The Children’s Museum of Findlay gives children the opportunity to learn by doing with exhibits representing different industries and activities in Hancock County – like becoming a firefighter, a banker, a farmer. going camping, or taking the stage! The Children’s Museum is open Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, Noon – 5 p.m. Learn more about our heritage – and have fun doing it by visiting the Hancock Historical Museum! The Historical Museum has a variety of exhibits and buildings dedicated to Hancock County’s history, including a building and transportation room, government center, and more. The Historical Museum is open on Sundays from 1 – 4 p.m. The Black Heritage Library and Multicultural Center is open 3 – 5 p.m. on Fridays and 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturdays. The Library has exhibits celebrating all cultures around the globe, with a wide variety of educational supplies available to borrow, unique displays, as well as the only location in the world awarded the Smithsonian Institute’s Black Wings exhibit, chronicling the the history of the Tuskegee Airman.
For more information about what is happening in Hancock County, visit our event calendar. We hope to see you out and about in Hancock County this weekend!