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April 2021

Ohio Barn Project Online Auction

April 1 at 8:00 am - April 8 at 8:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840 United States
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Beginning April 1st, seven Hancock County barn paintings by our featured April Brown Bag speaker, Dr. Robert Kroeger, will be on display and sold by online auction. These paintings are a part of his Ohio Barn Project, which has taken Robert to Ohio's 88 counties where he has painted barns, talked with owners, and written stories about each structure. Online bidding for Kroeger's Hancock County paintings will begin Thursday, April 1st at 8:00a and will culminate Thursday, April 8th at…

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Brown Bag Lecture: The Ohio Barn Project

April 1 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum, 422 West Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840 United States

Enlighten your lunch hour! Join us for "The Ohio Barn Project" presented by Dr. Robert Kroeger. The lecture will be held in person at the Hancock Historical Museum with limited attendance. Other interested attendees may view the presentation virtually via Zoom. A book signing and painting demonstration will be given by Dr. Kroeger during the lecture. Beginning that day, eight Hancock County barn paintings will available for purchase in a silent auction. Proceeds from the sale of the paintings will…

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May 2021

Brown Bag Lecture: Pre-Code Hollywood

May 6 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840 United States
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The Hancock Historical Museum will host its monthly Brown Bag Lecture, Thursday, May 6th at 12:00P. The lecture will be held in a hybrid format, and guests may attend in-person at the Hancock Historical Museum, or virtually via Zoom. Gerald Sisser will be speaking about “Pre-Code Hollywood”. Sisser, a retired high school educator, taught Film & Literature, Speech, and Television Production for more than 30 years. Sisser is also the founder and past President of Aardvark, Inc. – a local…

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June 2021

Victorian Front Porch Tea

June 12 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840 United States
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Enjoy the warm breezes of summer with a tea party on the front porch of the historic Hull House! This event is for children ages 4-12 with an accompanying adult. Guests are encouraged to bring a doll, wear an apron and come dressed for the occasion. Participants will enjoy tea and treats served by the Victorian Ladies, while learning about proper etiquette for a Victorian tea party and the history of aprons. Afterwards, enjoy lawn games and crafts from the…

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July 2021

Ice Cream Social

July 4 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840 United States
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Celebrate Independence Day with an old-fashioned ice cream social on the front porch of the Hull House! Museum facilities will be open and children's activities and crafts are available.

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Hands-On History

July 24 at 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840 United States
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This family friendly history day will be filled with activities. Enjoy pioneer games and crafts, learn the lost arts of weaving and quilting, and cook over the hearth in our log house. Historical interpreters will take you through how they helped settle and build Hancock County! The Hancock Parks District & the Children's Museum of Findlay will also be in attendance. Admission: $1.00 per person

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