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January

27

Owens Offers Children Receive Free Dental Services

Posted Jan 27th, 2015 by Jared C. Meade  Category: Community Interest

Owens’ Dental Hygiene program, in collaboration with the Toledo Dental Society, will be offering a day of free dental services for children ages six months to 18 years with limited or no access to care. The event will take place Friday, Feb. 6, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the [...]

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Jared C. Meade - Owens Community College | Perrysburg Township, OH

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January

27

Project PJ

Posted Jan 27th, 2015 by Angi  Category: Community Interest

We are inviting you to get involved in helping us collect bedtime necessities for families in Northwest Ohio. Join in on the 4th Annual Project PJ event!
We are trying to combat some of that need with a little bit of fun. The concept of Project PJ is to collect pajamas and bedtime essentials from February [...]

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Angi - Seagate Food Bank | 526 High St. | Toledo, OH 43609

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January

26

E.S. Wagner Company Chosen As Finalist for Prestigious Award

Posted Jan 26th, 2015 by Emily Loss  Category: Business

Toledo, OH, Jan. 26, 2015— E.S. Wagner Company has been selected as a finalist for the “Construction Company of the Year” in the 3rd annual Oil & Gas Awards for the Northeast region of the United States. Hundreds of companies submitted entries while few were selected to move on to the finals.
The Oil and [...]

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Emily Loss - Communica | 31 N. Erie St. | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

26

Registration underway for free CPR class at Way Library

Posted Jan 26th, 2015 by Rose Mills  Category: Health

Perrysburg Fire CPR Training Center will hold a Family and Friends CPR class at Way Library on Wednesday, February 11 from 6-9pm.
This class is for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card. It is ideal for students, parents, grandparents, babysitters and others interested in learning how [...]

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Rose Mills - Way Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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January

26

Detective Keith Dressel Memorial Blood Drive

Posted Jan 26th, 2015 by Diane Miscannon  Category: Community Interest

Friday, February 20, 2015, 8 am to 1 pm Please come to the Toledo Patrolman’s Police Hall, 1947 Franklin Ave., Toledo, 43604. Keith was a life long blood donor and this keeps his legacy alive. Please visit redcrossblood.org and enter codeword: keithdressel or call the Red Cross at [...]

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Diane Miscannon - n/a

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January

26

Spoken Toledo: An Evening of Toledo Storytelling is currently accepting submissions for consideration from those interested in performing at the event. Submission deadline is February 13. Entry fee is $5 per entry per category, please visit bit.ly/SpokenToledo for details.
Event date is March 12, 6:30pm at the Ohio Theatre & Events Center. With submissions and [...]

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Ryan A. Bunch - Ohio Theatre and Events Center | 3114 Lagrange St. | Toledo, OH 43608

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January

26

Toledo Zoo Announces Names of New Wolves

Posted Jan 26th, 2015 by Andi Norman  Category: General News

It’s official; the Toledo Zoo’s new wolves are Loki, Tundra and Lobo. The results came after a two-week-long program that invited the public to vote on names through a donation project that helps provide for the wolves’ care and supports wolves in the wild, too.
Loki (Low-key) is the name of a mischievous shape-shifting god of [...]

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Andi Norman - Toledo Zoo | Toledo, OH

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January

26

Spain and Italy Travelogue at Way Library February 2

Posted Jan 26th, 2015 by Rose Mills  Category: Lifestyle

“Hola and Buongiorno!” with Judy Pfaffenberger
Way Library welcomes Judy Pfaffenberger on Monday, February 2 at 2:00 p.m. as she narrates a virtual tour of Spain and Italy. Her adventures start in Spain with tapas and a visit to Port Lligat for a tour of the home of Salvadore Dali. After an evening in [...]

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Rose Mills - Way Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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January

26

Way Library’s Show Me the Movie contemporary film series continues with an upbeat, feel-good comedy that will make your day. ‘Chef,’ released in 2014, stars Jon Favreau, Sofia Vergara, Robert Downey, Jr., and Scarlett Johansson–and “El Jefe,” a food truck with killer Cubano sandwiches. Favreau plays Carl Casper, a stubborn, world-class chef who leaves a [...]

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Rose Mills - Way Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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January

26

Way Library’s classic film series, Reel Talk, continues with “The Little Colonel” starring Shirley Temple and Lionel Barrymore. This 1935 film is set in Reconstruction South and has Shirley mending broken ties with her grandfather (Lionel Barrymore) and mother (Evelyn Venable) who had married a northerner against her father’s wishes. In between, Shirley argues [...]

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Rose Mills - Way Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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January

26

Soul City Advances in the National Silver Gloves Tournament

Posted Jan 26th, 2015 by Laura Harrison  Category: Sports

Father and son coaching duo Otha and Roshawn Jones trained fighters for months to qualify for the Junior Olympic team in in Reno, Nevada in early December. They practiced nightly at Soul City Boxing & Wrestling Gym in Central Toledo, an anti-gang and anti-violence organization in the process of obtaining their 501c3 nonprofit status. Three [...]

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Laura Harrison - Soul City

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January

26

Nominations requested for
Outstanding Senior Volunteer Awards
January 22, 2015 — Medical Mutual of Ohio is seeking to recognize the area’s top senior volunteers.
Nominations are being accepted through February 18, for the Outstanding Senior Volunteer Awards that will be presented at the annual Northwest Ohio Regional Award Banquet, Thursday, April 2, at the Hilton Garden [...]

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Mark Tooman - Medical Mutual | 3737 W. Sylvania Ave. | Toeldo, OH 43623

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January

22

First Black Heritage Book Fest Set For Black History Month

Posted Jan 22nd, 2015 by Megan Davis  Category: Education

On Saturday, February 21, the creators and founders of Toledo’s Natural Hair Expo will bring to Toledo it’s first ever Black Heritage Book Fest!
The FREE AND PUBLIC event will be hosted in the Wynston E Dixon Hall of Braden United Methodist Church, located at 4725 Dorr St. in Toledo, Ohio.
The Black Heritage Book Fest is [...]

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Megan Davis - Black Book Fest | Toledo, OH 43615

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January

22

Library names Jason Kucsma new Deputy Director

Posted Jan 22nd, 2015 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

After an extensive search, officials of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library are pleased to announce the selection of Jason Kucsma as Deputy Director.
Mr. Kucsma possesses 17 years of experience in progressive librarianship and leadership, including his most recent role as the Executive Director of the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO). In this position, he [...]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Librry | Toledo, OH

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January

22

Glass City Record Show Set for February 1st

Posted Jan 22nd, 2015 by Rebecca Locke-Gagnon  Category: Events

Buy-Sell-Trade! Vinyl records, CDs, 45s, posters, cassettes, movies and more! Find jazz, punk, rock, polka, pop as well as music memorabilia. Sunday, Feb. 1, Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Rd., Toledo, 10-4 pm. Admission $1, dealer tables still only $30.

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Rebecca Locke-Gagnon - Glass City Record Show | 4256 Secor Rd | Toledo, OH 43614

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January

22

10th Anniversary Sale From Local Computer Training Company

Posted Jan 22nd, 2015 by Amber Hawkins  Category: Business

The 10th Anniversary sale from Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC is happening NOW. Save on items including onsite computer trainings (including Office for Mac 2011), online computer trainings, consultings, Internet research reports, and other services and products. The last day will be February 1, 2015. For more information, go to http://www.yourcomputerneeds.net/prices1.

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Amber Hawkins - Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC | Toledo, OH 43608

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January

22

Toledo Jazz Orchestra Septet Salutes Big Bands

Posted Jan 22nd, 2015 by Nick Paulenich  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Toledo, Ohio — Toledo Jazz Orchestra Septet will open the 2015 Black & White Sedan Bistro Series with a tribute to Big Bands. The Septet will play the arrangements of greats such as Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Artie Shaw and many more.
Featured with the Septet will be Mark Randisi, [...]

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Nick Paulenich - R-P Marketing Public Relations | 1500 Timberwolf Drive | Holland, OH 43528

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January

20

People’s pets are such an important part of life. Wouldn’t it be fun to see an art exhibition about them? A new show at the Toledo Museum of Art provides the chance.
Presented by Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Best in Show: Animal Illustrations from the Mazza Collection opens Feb. [...]

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Teri Sharp - Toledo Museum of Art | Toledo, OH

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January

20

Traveling Exhibition Tells of Lincoln's Struggle During War

Posted Jan 20th, 2015 by Jared C. Meade  Category: Community Interest

“Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition opening at the Owens Community College Toledo-area Terhune Art Gallery on January 29 examines how President Lincoln used the Constitution to confront three intertwined crises of the Civil War—the secession of Southern states, slavery and wartime civil liberties.
Lincoln is widely acknowledged as one of America’s [...]

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Jared C. Meade - Owens Community College | Perrysburg Township, OH

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January

20

Guest Artist Jim Jipson at UT (Thursday, Jan. 22)

Posted Jan 20th, 2015 by Angela Riddel  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Guest artist Jim Jipson will present a lecture and be on hand for the opening reception of his exhibition, CHTHONIC at the University of Toledo Department of Art Center for the Visual Arts (CVA).
All of these events are free and open to the public.
Lecture: Thursday, Jan. 22 at 12:30pm in the Haigh Auditorium of [...]

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Angela Riddel - UT Department of Art | 620 Grove Place | Toledo, OH 43620

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