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Pianist Jason Farnham – a popular favorite at the Pemberville Opera House, will return for a concert entitled “Get in the Mood for Christmas,” Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. The performance is part of the Live! in the House concert series.

Raised in Northeast Ohio and living in California with his wife Lisa, Farnham has been hailed as the “International Entertainer of Contemporary Piano Music.”

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Marchers in the annual East Toledo Christmas Parade typically think “outside the box” when it comes to spreading holiday cheer. This year’s parade – the 42nd annual event – will step off at 11 a.m. Dec. 7. The parade, which will include floats, bands, choir groups, an antique fire truck, the Zenobia Jeepsters and St. Nick himself, will travel East Broadway to Starr to Main and then disband at Front Street at Waite High School. Area civic or community groups or local companies that would like to sign up may call Denny Fairchild at 419-693-9517. (Press photo by Ken Grojean)

Visitors can get acquainted with the most important species of owls and woodpeckers in North America at a new exhibit being hosted at the National Center for Nature Photography in Secor Metropark, located at 10001 W. Central Ave., Berkey, six miles west of US 23/I-475.

The exhibit, “The Owl & the Woodpecker,” includes photos, information and evocative audio recordings that illustrate how the birds define and enrich the specific habitats on which they depend, and the critical importance of conserving those habitats.

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