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Millions have heard and sung along with James Taylor’s 1970s hit song, “You’ve Got a Friend,” (penned and sung by his close friend Carole King).

And millions have seen and purchased DVDs of the television series “Friends.”

The Lake Township Friendship Committee isn’t expecting millions by any stretch of the imagination, but they are expecting the usual big turnout at their annual Friendship Day celebration Aug. 8 and 9 at Friendship Park. The park and its pond are located next to the township hall at 27975 Cummings Rd.

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The Pemberville Children's Theatre Workshop, under the direction of Angela Patchett will present “Fairy Tale Courtroom” Aug. 2 at 7:30 p.m. at the historic village opera house.

The production is made possible through the generosity of the Gale and Marlyn Performing Arts Fund. Before the show and during intermission, local young pianists who are students of three Pemberville piano teachers will be featured.

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children. Tickets available at Beeker’s General Store or by calling 419-287-3274 or 419-287-4848.

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Aug. 3: Dog Days of Summer Festival, noon to 6 p.m., Little Sisters of the Poor, Oregon. The 4th Annual Dog Days of Summer Festival is bringing back the summer fun for pooches and the people who love them. In addition to the popular "Pooch Parade" and "Nun-Better" dog biscuits, the festival will feature chicken dinners, kids' games, doggie Olympics, live music, raffles, a bake sale and a gift shop. Bring your dogs to walk in the parade, or showcase them in their own float. Dogs are not required. 419-698-4331

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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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