Spaces & Places

Favorite Places and Spaces  
PLACE FOR WINTER FUN

Riverbend Recreation Park
16618 Township Rd. 208
www.hancockparks.com

Runner Up: Reservoir; both part of Hancock County Parks

PLACE TO READ

Hancock County Library
206 Broadway Street
419-422-1712 | www.findlaylibrary.org

Runner Up: The Mazza Museum

PLACE TO WORSHIP

College First Church of God
N. Main Street, Findlay
419-422-7365 | www.collegefirst.org

Runner Up: Gateway Church

MUSEUM

The Mazza Museum
1000 N Main St.
419-434-4560 | www.mazzamuseum.org

Runner Up: Children’s Museum of Findlay

FAIR OR FESTIVAL

Hancock County Fair
1017 E Sandusky St.
419-423-1373 | www.facebook.com/hancockfairgrounds

Runner Up: Balloon Fest

PLACE FOR A PICNIC

Riverside Park
231 McManness Ave.
419-424-7176 | www.hancockparks.com
 

PLACE TO VOLUNTEER

YMCA
300 E. Lincoln St.
419-422-4424 | www.ymca.net

Runner Up: United Way

DAY TRIP

Sauder Village
22611 State Rte. 2, Archbold, OH
419-446-2541 | www.saudervillage.org

Runner Up: Cedar Point

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS

Toledo Zoo
2 Hippo Way, Toledo, OH
419-385-4040 | www.toledozoo.org

Runner Up: Riverbend Park

TWEEN ACTIVITY

Rolling Thunder
2225 Keith Parkway
419-422-7227 | www.rollingthunder-findlay.com

Runner Up: The Cube

BOWLING ALLEY

AMF
616 W Trenton Ave
419-422-9757 | www.amf.com

Runner Up: Seneca Lanes

LOCAL TOY STORE

DorAnne’s
327 S Main St.
419-425-5510 | www.shopdorannes.com

Runner Up: Toys R Us

GARDEN NATURE CENTER

Oakwoods Nature Preserve
1400 Oakwoods Ln.
419-425-7275 | www.hancockparks.com

Runner Up: Feasel's

DATE NIGHT

Carmike 12 Movie Theater
906 Interstate Dr.
419-423-7388 | www.carmike.com

Runner Up: Alexandria’s Gastropub

RAINY DAY ACTIVITY

Children’s Museum of Findlay
1800 Tiffin Ave #201
567-250-9616 | www.cmfindlay.com

Science, engineering, arts, mathematics, and technology come to life through hands-on activities for kids at the Children’s Museum of Findlay. The museum helps children aged 0-10 learn new things, make friends, play and imagine. Exhibits range from architecture, books, and recycling to a fire station and a farm. The whole family can have fun learning and playing in this fun, safe, and innovative environment. Hours: 10am-5pm Tuesday-Thursday & Saturday, 10am-7pm Friday, noon-5pm Sunday.

Runner Up: Movie Theater

FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

Amy Cook
www.blog.amycookphotos.com | www.amycookphotographyLLC

A beautiful family portrait creates a lasting memory, and Amy Cook Photography’s mission is to provide just that. Specializing in newborns, maternity, children of all ages, and families, this professional photographer shoots gorgeous, natural photos in indoor and outdoor settings. In addition to photography, Amy Cook also teaches workshops. If you’re a repeat customer, you can receive a discounted price. Check prices and contact Amy for a portrait session through her blog. Hours: 9am-5pm Monday-Friday.

Runner Up: Pictures by Erin Whiteleather