November 28, 7:30 a.m.—Fostoria Reservoirs 2 & 3
We just ask that you make a monetary or food donation for the Fostoria Food Pantries. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Race begins at 8 a.m.
Day After Thanks Hike
November 29, 10 a.m.—  Steyer Nature Preserve, 5901 N. CR 33
Walk will last about 1 to 1.5 hour & qualifies for the Walking Stick Program.
December 1, 8 at 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; December 7 at 12 p.m. - 9 p.m.—Winterberry Farm
Modeled after the world famous Christkindl Markets in Germany, come see artisans with quality hand-made art and crafts many of which celebrate the season. Be surrounded with the magic of winter and Christmas as the farm will be dressed in festive finery. Join us for amazing European food and delectable sweets of all kinds. Children may make hand made decorations at our children's crafting area. Be sure to wear warm clothes and boots as this will be a day and night to remember. Additional Options: Christmas through Song & Story & Christmas at the English Manor.
Seneca County Museum 2019 Christmas Open House
December 7, 14 at 12- 4 p.m., December 8, 15 at 1 - 4 p.m., December 17, 18 at 1 - 8 p.m.— Seneca County Museum, 28 Clay St .
The Seneca County Museum is the former home of Tiffin’s first millionaire, Rezin Shawhan, so this mansion is already a spectacular place to see. 
Each year during the Christmas Season, volunteers start early and work hard to outdo the decorations from years past. 
Music, refreshments and crafts for kids of all ages.
There will be nostalgic decorations from years gone by. Bubble lights, old Santa items and lots of childhood memories that will bring a smile to your face.
Community Events

12th Annual Santa at the Depot
December 3—December 21— LE&W Depot, 128 W. North St.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturdays noon - 2 p.m.
 
Saturday, December 7
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Kids' Christmas Makers Market, Downtown Fostoria
1:30 p.m.: Rotary Christmas Parade, downtown
7 p.m.-10 p.m.: 5th Annual Santa at the Depot Wine & Cheese Tasting Party, at LE&W Depot, 128 W. North St.

Saturday, December 14
12:30 p.m.: McCutchenville Christmas Parade. Parade starts at Heritage Elevator.
After Parade: McCutchenville Community Christmas with Santa, Trinity United Church of Christ
~ December 1, 12 p.m.: Lunch with Santa at Reino's: Have pizza with Santa!
Tickets are available at Reino's Pizza, 73 E. Market St. and Simply Susan's, 70 S. Washington St., Tiffin.
December 1—St. Francis Community, 200 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin
4:15 - 5:15 pm Drive Through; 6:30 - 8:00 pm Walk Through

Journey from Nazareth to Bethlehem and rediscover the wonder of Christmas! Please park behind St. Francis Home to meet your guide for the journey. Wear comfortable shoes and warm clothes. Donations of NEW scarves, hats, gloves and socks will be collected for those in need.
Santa in Downtown Tiffin

December 5
5:30-7:30 p.m.: Phat Cakes

December 7
12-2 p.m.: Clover Club

December 8
12-2 p.m.: JT’s Bagel Bar
December 6, 5:15 p.m.—Justice Center Lawn
Reading of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” & hot chocolate served by the Elks. Downtown Window Contest winner to be announced!
~December 6, 9 p.m.: Live Music: Eddie Molina
Breakfast with Santa
December 7, 8:30-10:30 a.m.—Calvert Elementary Cafeteria, 357 S. Washington St.
All you can eat pancake breakfast. $5 adults, $3 children. Sponsored by the Calvert Athletic Department. 
Holiday Art Boutique
December 7, 10 a.m.—Tiffin Art Guild, 130 S. Washington St., Tiffin
This art show & gift boutique is a great opportunity for you to begin your holiday shopping. Local artists & crafts persons will be on hand, presenting their original and unique artwork for sale. You can also stroll through the Gallery and view our member art on the walls & in the gift shop. Make & take crafts are free for children from 11 am to 1 pm. For more information, contact  Jill Groves,  419-902-7966.
~ December 7, 11 a.m.: Tiffin Kiwanis Christmas Parade
2nd Annual Gingerbread Contest
December 7, 1 - 3 p.m.—182 St. Francis Ave. Entries will be on display. Light refreshments available.
23rd Annual Holiday Memorial Program
December 7, 1 p.m.—Traunero Funeral Home, Inc., 214 S Monroe St .
As the holidays approach, we realize that a very difficult time for many is near. For many, this will be a holiday season without a special loved one. Tiffin. Rev. Matthew Mammen, Associate Pastor, St. Mary Catholic Church, and Dr. Paul Sittason Stark, Chaplain, Heidelberg University, will speak on “Hope for the Holidays.” We will have an ornament inscribed with your loved one’s name on it for you to place on the Tree at the proper time during the service. After the service is completed, you are invited to take the ornament home with you for placement on your Christmas tree for the holiday season. There will be refreshments served following the service.
~December 7, 7 p.m.: Tiffin University's Christmas at the Ritz
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
December 7, 3 p.m.—Old Trinity Church, 125 E Market St .
First celebrated at King's College, Cambridge on Christmas Eve, 1918, it was an adaptation of a similar service that had been written for the cathedral at Truro in 1880. The festival program takes us from the beginning of God's creation to the birth of Christ. Light refreshments served after the service.
December 8, 1 p.m.
Visit historic and modern homes decorated for the holidays. Sponsored by the Tiffin Historic Trust. Tickets in advance: Tiffin Ace Hardware, 1550 W. Market Street (St. Rt. 18). On the day of the tour, tickets are available at the Grammes-Brown House, 172 Jefferson St., Tiffin. $10 donation per ticket. Tickets are available after Thanksgiving.
~ December 14, 8 a.m.: Nature Walk/Bird Talk
Santa Baby Event
December 7, 7 p.m.—The Renaissance of Tiffin
It's lights, camera, action! Join us as we welcome Marilyn Monroe to The Renaissance of Tiffin. Marilyn will be presented a key to the City by Mayor Montz. We will also take you back in time as there will be a Pin up Girl contest and live music. Watch these classy ladies take us back to a more innocent time period.
Holiday Open House: Cookies with Santa & Mrs. Claus
December 8, 1 p.m.– 3 p.m.— Franciscan Earth Literacy Center, 19 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin
Meet Santa, Mrs. Claus, and the animals living at the FELC! Event is free and open to the public.
Tiffin Historic Trust Chili Supper for Members and Friends
December 9, 6:30 p.m.— Grammes-Brown House, 172 Jefferson St.
No cost. Reservations appreciated, but not required. Contact Jackie at 419-618-9728.  
Merry Mistletoe Market
December 8, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.—Hopewell-Loudon Gym, 181 N. CR 7, Tiffin
This is a fundraiser for Hopewell-Loudon Elementary. All funds raised will go toward Chieftains for Change Community Night, Lighthouse Events, Right-to-Read Week, and playground supplies. 
Heidelberg TubaChristmas
December 8, 3 p.m.—Wickham Great Hall
Registration ($10) and rehearsal at 1 p.m.
Luminary Walk
December 8, 6 p.m.—Zimmerman Nature Preserve
Walk the illuminated paved path under the evening sky. Enjoy warm refreshments in Autumnwood Care Center’s front area. No registration needed. Autumnwood Care Center is right next door.
Santa in Downtown Tiffin

December 12
5:30-7:30 p.m.: Frozone

December 14
12-2 p.m.: Tom Rodgers Flowers

December 15
12-2 p.m.: Simply Susan’s

December 19
5:30-7:30 p.m.: Empire at 138

December 21
12-2 p.m.: The Renaissance of Tiffin

December 22
12-2 p.m.: The Ritz Theatre
A Heidelberg Christmas: The Nutcracker
December 15, 3 p.m.—The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St., Tiffin
Enjoy a Christmas classic! Sponsored by Heidelberg University’s School of Music & Theatre. Tickets: 419-448-8544.
December 18, 7:30 p.m.—The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St., Tiffin
The Texas Tenors are the most successful music group and third highest selling artist in the history of America’s Got Talent! JC, Marcus and John have released 4 studio albums, 2 PBS Specials, and a children’s book that have earned them impressive recognition. They were honored to be only vocal group from the United States invited to compete on NBC’s primetime series America’s Got Talent: The Champions.

~December 13, 8 p.m.: Live Music by Jake Heil

~December 14, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Jeff Wagner

~December 20, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Damien Lucio

~December 21, 9 p.m.: 80's Night by Paul Grover

~December 27, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Troy Gibson

~December 31: New Year's Eve Party
~ December 19, 6 p.m.: Monthly Wine Tasting at Ralph's
~December 20, 7:30 p.m.: Friday Night Live

~ December 22, 1 p.m.: Christmas Movie: Polar Express

~ December 23, 2 p.m.: Afternoon Meander

~ December 25, 11 a.m.: NOAH Community Christmas Day Dinner
Camden Falls Wedding Showcase
January 12, 9 a.m.Camden Falls, 2460 S. SR 231, Tiffin
Come out to visit vendors that are ready to service your special day. 
~January 15: Carmie's Ping Pong League

~January 15, 2 p.m.: Hollywood's Greatest Movies: The Maltese Falcon

~ January 17, 7:30 p.m.: Friday Night Live
~January 17: Montague Distinguished Artist: John Mortensen, piano

~ January 19: Honor Band & Concert Choir

~ January 24: Vocal Arts Concert Series: Embracing Eve: Women of Musical Theatre
Tiffin-Seneca Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Community Celebration Dinner
January 20, 6 p.m.— Faith United Methodist Church, 75 N. Sandusky St, Tiffin. 
For dinner reservations phone Jill Earl at 419-448-3264 by January 15.
Tiffin-Seneca Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Community Celebration Program
January 20, 7:15 p.m.— Faith United Methodist Church, 75 N. Sandusky St, Tiffin. 
Free event includes speaker presentation and children’s essay winners. 
Nobodies of Comedy
January 25, 7:30 p.m.—The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St., Tiffin
You’ve never heard of them…but hey, they’ve never heard of you either! Here’s your chance to see the funniest up-and-coming comedians in America. We’ve hand-picked these comics from the best unknown talent from across the country and rolled them into one hilarious show. They may be a bunch of nobodies…but not for long! Intended for mature audiences only. Sponsored by Armes Family Cancer Care Center, Clouse Construction & Reineke Family Dealerships.

~January 4, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Jake Heil

~January 10, 8 p.m.: Live Music by Morgan Steigler

~January 11, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Jason Black

~ January 17, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Troy Gibson

~January 18, 9 p.m.: 80's Night by Paul Grover

~January 24, 9 p.m.: Live Music by Madison Brinkley