The Lima Symphony Orchestra will give a family concert on Sunday

LIMA — The Lima Symphony Orchestra, in collaboration with the Armstrong Air & Space Museum, will perform an outer space-themed family concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 6 at the Veterans Memorial Civic & Convention Center in Lima.

Admission is $10 per person.

Other events in the area include:

Encore Theater Radium Girls: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday at 991 N. Shore Drive, Lima. Admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $10 for students, and $8 for youth 10 and under

In 1926, radium was a miracle cure, Madame Curie an international celebrity and luminous watches the latest fashion. Then the girls who painted these watches began to fall ill with a mysterious illness. Inspired by a true story, Radium Girls traces the efforts of Grace Fryer, a dial painter, whose attempts to fight for her day in court are blocked by her idealistic former employer who cannot bring herself to believe that the same element that shrinks tumors may possibly be causing suffering to its employees.

Pickle’s blues Weekend: 8-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Old City Prime, Upper Lounge, 215 S. Main, Lima. Admission is $25. Visit for tickets.

Two Blues legends will take the stage each night. Opening the show is Prudence Blues, and the headliner is Jamiah Rogers, also known as Blues Superman.


Crochet with Linda Moser: 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Putnam County District Library, 136 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa.

Please bring a size H hook and a skein of light colored yarn.

Hardin County Sheep Improvement Association Annual Lamb Banquet: 6:30 p.m. Saturday at St. John’s Evangelical Church, 211 E. Carrol St., Kenton. Adults $20, children 4 to 8 years old $10.

HIIT & Hot Yoga classes with Lima Yoga Girl: 8:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday at Yazel’s Flowers & Gifts Studios, 2323 Allentown Rd, Lima. The cost is $10 per class. Register online at

Hope, tea and chocolate for the cornerstone of To hope: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at Crossroads Church of God, 775 S. Thayer Road, Lima. There will be tea tasting, brunch, chocolates and the opportunity to browse the women’s boutique, where take-out gifts can be created and attendees can enter a raffle of several gift baskets.

On Sunday

Tri-State Arms Show: 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Sunday at the Allen County Fairgrounds, 2750 Harding Highway, Lima. Admission is $6 for adults. Children under 18 are admitted free, but must be accompanied by an adult.

Principal cellist Eric Hoffman performs at a previous Lima Symphony Orchestra family concert held at the Veterans Memorial Civic Center. The Lima Symphony Orchestra gives its last family concert on Sunday at 3 p.m.

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