EVENTS: Free

Aug 9

Paws for Reading

Kids can practice reading with the help of Benny the therapy dog and his owner, Carol Treece, at WCDPL!

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Sep 2

Wood County Museum Free First Fridays

Come out to the Wood County Museum for free Museum admission every first Friday! Free First Fridays is sponsored by Visit BG Ohio.

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Aug 8

Stump Trivia Quiz: Mondays at Pub 1910

IN-PERSON trivia is back at Pub 1910 at BGSU! Monday nights have never been better! Join us for two free, fun, rounds of trivia beginning at 6pm & 7pm.

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Aug 10

Dive Bombing Space Pigeons Live

Catch Them every Wednesday at 7. Lead by Mark Mikel Featuring Johnny Rodriguez, Chris Shutters, Jerry Knott, Ev Harris and Steve Feehan

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Aug 9

Stump Trivia Quiz: Tuesdays at The Stones Throw

IN-PERSON trivia is back at The Stones Throw! Tuesday nights have never been better! Join us for two free, fun, rounds of trivia beginning at 8pm & 9pm.

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Aug 10

Sporcle Trivia

2 games @ 7pm and 8pm. 1st place in each game gets a $15 gift card, 2nd place a $10 gift card.

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Aug 9

Trivia Nights

Join us for two FREE rounds of Sporcle Live Trivia beginning at 8pm & 9pm.

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Aug 10

Hump Day Revue

Every Wednesday night The Stones Throw hosts the Hump Day Revue with your MC TimmyC!

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Aug 10

WLI's Farmer's Market

The Farmers' Market in Bowling Green, hosted by Work Leads to Independence, brings you the freshest vegetables, flowers, and plants in season - right in the historic heart of the city.

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Aug 15

Pagliai’s Cruise Night

Bring your ride, chair and some conversation

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Aug 16

The Bone Chilling Book Club

Join our Bone Chilling Book Club to discuss a horror, mystery, thriller, or suspense novel every month.

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Aug 23

Just the Facts Book Club

Our Just the Facts Book Club discusses great new nonfiction titles every month!

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Sep 1

Open Jam

We set up everything just plug in and play!

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Aug 8

Snacks for Kids

WCDPL and Connecting Kids to Meals are providing snacks every Monday through Friday, June 6 through August 12, from 3:00 to 3:30 pm.

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Aug 8

Gears & Beers Monday Ride

Join our Bowling Green CycleWerks team for the weekly Gears & Beers Ride!

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Aug 11

Teen Banned Book Club

Read the books they don't want you to touch in Novel Blends' first book club for teens. Discuss why books are banned and what that means for society.

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Aug 9

Open Mic Night

An open mic for musicians and small acoustic set bands

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Aug 10

Jazz Night at Arlyn's Good Beer

Every Wednesday is Jazz Night at Arlyn's Good Beer.

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Aug 19

Firefly Nights

The festivals will be held the third Friday of June, July, and August within the North and South blocks of Main Street.

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Jan 1, 2023

BG Boom

e City, Chamber, National Tractor Pulling Championships, Visit BG OHio and the Wood County Agricultural Society.

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Aug 10

Cruising Cuisine - Filipino/American Food Truck

Cruising Cuisine is a Filipino/American Food Truck. Their menu is varied and includes noodle dishes, fried rice, burgers and more.

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Aug 11

Lemon Curd Two Ways

Let’s try making this delicious summery treat, using both a Depression-era recipe and a modern one!

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Aug 12

Float Your Boat Building Workshop

Join us for this building workshop to work on your cardboard canoe for the Bowling Green Parks & Rec...

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Aug 12

Computer Basics: Workshops for Beginners

Looking to learn more about your computer and how to better use technology? Our Computer Basics workshops are perfect for beginners!

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Aug 12

Amelia Airharts Live

The Amelia Airharts is a women-fronted rock and roll band. Whether its their take or rock, blues, pop, or soul --- the band kicks.

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Aug 13

Slippery History Bike Tour

Join in on this no-drop group road-bike ride and learn about the history of the Slippery Elm Trail.

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Aug 15

Summer Reading Program Conclusion: Phoebe the Fin Whale Returns!

Phoebe the Fin Whale is returning to WCDPL to help wrap up our Summer Reading Program: Oceans of Pos...

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Aug 15

Introduction to Local History: Physical Resources

Are you interested in discovering more about Wood County’s history? Learn how with a tour of WCDPL...

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Aug 16

2022 Open House

District customers, you and your family are invited to the return of our annual Open House!

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Aug 17

Kids Summer Series: Cooking Basics

Learn to cook at the farm!

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Aug 17

Smashdawgz Food Truck

Smashdawgs prepares hotdawgs of deliciousness. Come and get them.

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Aug 17

Cool Season Crops

Thought about growing fall vegetables?

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Aug 18

Pen to Palette at the Toledo Museum of Art

Join us for an exciting mix of novels and art at the Toledo Museum of Art! Meet our docents, Dianne ...

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Aug 20

Cruising Cuisine - Filipino/American Food Truck

Cruising Cuisine is a Filipino/American Food Truck.

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Aug 20

Deet's BBQ Food Truck

Great BBQ

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Aug 28

LIVING HISTORY DAY

History comes alive! Meet first-person interpreters who will share stories of Wood County’s history, people, and places.

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Aug 31

Toddler Garden Exploration

Learn! Play!! Get messy!!!

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Aug 31

Smashdawgz Food Truck

Smashdawgs prepares hotdawgs of deliciousness. Come and get them.

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Sep 3

2024 ---- Jazz/Rock Fusion Live Music

Twenty-TwentyFour is a tight rock/jazz fusion trio.

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Sep 10

DEMONSTRATION DAY: FALL HARVEST

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum

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Sep 17

Deet's BBQ Food Truck

Great BBQ

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Sep 19

Introduction to Local History: Digital Resources

Are you interested in discovering more about Wood County’s history? Learn how with a tour of WCDPL...

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Oct 1

DEMONSTRATION DAY: FALL BLACKSMITHING

Demonstration Day featuring the Northwest Ohio Blacksmiths Association

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Oct 1

Heritage Farm Fest

Enjoy the harvest at the Carter Historic Farm

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Oct 1

Danny Trejo: Culinary and Life Experiences

Readers and film buffs alike are invited to join WCDPL in meeting Hollywood actor and bestselling author Danny Trejo on Saturday, October 1 at 7:00 pm at the Bowling Green Performing Arts Center, 540 West Poe Road, Bowling Green.

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Oct 12

Smashdawgz Food Truck

Smashdawgs prepares hotdawgs of deliciousness. Come and get them.

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Oct 22

Deet's BBQ Food Truck

Great BBQ

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Oct 26

Smashdawgz Food Truck

Smashdawgs prepares hotdawgs of deliciousness. Come and get them.

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Nov 3

Bowling Green Curling Club Hosts the USWCA Scot Tour

Bowling Green Curling Club Hosts the USWCA Scot Tour

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Nov 12

DEMONSTRATION DAY: GIVE THANKS

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum

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Nov 12

Exit 39 Live Music

We're headed back to B.G.!! Come out to The Alehouse and party with Exit 39!

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Dec 10

DEMONSTRATION DAY: CHRISTMAS IN THE CABIN

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum

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