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Metroparks annual Travel Circle Series kicking off

Metroparks and Maumee Valley Adventurers will host a weekly “Travel Circle” series Saturdays in January, February and March at 2:15 p.m. at Wildwood Preserve or Oak Openings Preserve metroparks.

The public is also invited to participate in a hike or ski prior to each talk at 1 p.m. Admission is free. The schedule includes:

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What can a girl do? A world of good…and that good can start with a sweet, delicious cookie.

It’s Girl Scout cookie time, and girls throughout the area are anxious to show off their entrepreneurial skills as they run their own cookie business. According to the Girl Scouts of the United States, the organization’s Cookie Program is the largest girl-run business in the world, which not only raises funds, but also empowers girls with strength, abilities and drive they’ll need to become confident, accomplished women.

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Exhibits, films, concerts and more help keep cabin fever at bay

Through April 13: “Rutherford B. Hayes: Buckeye President” exhibit, Hayes Presidential Center, Fremont. In his first term as Ohio governor, Rutherford B. Hayes urged the legislature to establish a land-grant college funded by the Morrill Act of 1862. His persistence resulted in creation of The Ohio State University. The exhibit highlights the strong link between Hayes and the university. www.rbhayes.org.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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