Let yourself go


• Packer Historical Center, 112 W. Main St., Anna, is open Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m.

• Martial arts classes teaching karate and jujitsu will be held from children aged 6 through adults at the Sidney-Shelby County YMCA. Classes will be held on Fridays from 6 to 7 p.m. for beginners at a cost of $22 for members and $40 for non-members for four classes. Advanced classes will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. and cost $44 for members and $80 for non-members for four classes. All classes are taught by Sensei David Smith, in partnership with Jukido-Kai School-Martial Arts.

• Kinetics classes are available at the Sidney-Shelby County YMCA and include: Mommy & Me (parent & child, ages 10 to 24 months); Pre-School Gymnastics (ages 2 to 5); Youth Gymnastics (ages 6+); Pre-Team Gymnastics; Acrobatic Gymnastics; Cheerleading classes; Tumbling classes; and Competitive Gymnastics Team. For days, times and cost, please visit www.sidney-ymca.org.

• Aquatics classes are available at the Sidney-Shelby County YMCA and include: Water Discovery/Exploration (parent & child, ages 6 months to 3 years); Preschool Swim Lessons (ages 3 to 6; swimmers in levels 1 through 3 must have a parent or adult in the water with the child); Youth Swim Lessons (ages 6+); Competitive Swim Team (Y Stingrays); Adult Swim Lessons (by appointment only); and Private & Semi-private Lessons available. For days, times and cost, please visit www.sidney-ymca.org.

• Registration for Brukner Nature Center’s winter PEEP program is open. The program is geared toward children ages 3 to 5 years old who are potty trained and not attending kindergarten or being home schooled. Classes will be limited to 10 children and will be an hour and a half long. Sessions will be offered Tuesday through Friday mornings from 9:30 to 11 a.m. and Thursday afternoons from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sessions run March 1 to April 8. Cost for sessions is $55 for members and $75 for nonmembers per child. To register, email [email protected] with the participant’s name, age, birthdate and phone number, as well as the top three choices for a class. An email confirming the participant has been registered will be sent, and payment should be mailed to dropped off at the center within three days. If payment is not received, the spot will open for another child.


• The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center will show “Grumpy Old Men” at 7 p.m. at 301 W. Main St., Troy. Popcorn and drinks are provided and the event is free and open to the public.


• The Mercy Mission House will host a Community Benefit Sale from 9 to 4 p.m. at 330 E. Court St., Sidney. Twenty percent of proceeds raised from the sale will go to the Mercy Mission House to cover operating costs. Sale items include clothes, toys, shoes, plumbing supplies, sporting goods, tools, decor, and antiquities.

• The Holland Theatre will present Croce Plays Croce on Saturday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m. A.J. Croce performs Croce Plays Croce, featuring a complete set of classics by his late father Jim Croce, some of his own tunes, and songs that influenced both him and his father. Tickets range from $30 to $45 and can be purchased at https://www.showclix.com/event/croce-plays-croce.


• The Allwood Audubon Center will host Nature Corner from 2 to 3 p.m. General admission is $12 for adults ages 13 to 64, $10 for seniors 65 or older and active duty military, and $8 for children ages 4 to 12. For more information, contact 937-890-7360. The Allwood Audubon Center is located at 1000 Aullwood Road, Dayton.