Archive for January, 2008

January

23

The Toledo Symphony Performs Carmina Burana

Posted Jan 23rd, 2008 by Julie Heigel  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The thunderous opening chords of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana throw open the doors to another world. The Toledo Symphony will present “Carmina Burana,” a magnificent musical work, at 8 p.m. on February 1 and 2 at The Peristyle. Resident Conductor Chelsea Tipton, II, leads the Toledo Symphony, the choruses of Bowling Green State University and […]

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Julie Heigel - Toledo Symphony Orchestra | Toledo, OH

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January

23

“The Toledo Rep” presents Master Class by Terrence McNally. Featuring current Artistic Director, Gloria Moulopoulos. Saturday, February 9, 2008 – Special Benefit Performance To Celebrate the Toledo Rep’s 75th Anniversary One Night Only! The Story: Opera legend Maria Callas is teaching a master class in front of an audience (the play-goers in attendance). Focusing on […]

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Kathy McGovern - Toledo Repertoire Theatre | Toledo, OH

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January

23

East Toledo – RAISED BED GARDENS and RAIN GARDENS for the Garfield Heights neighborhood! – What could be healthier than walking out your back door and gathering the necessary items to toss your own salad or season your own dishes? – Want to grow your own vegetables and herbs? – How about sharing your bumper […]

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Andrea Martin - Block Watch 421B | c/o 251 Elgin Avenue | Toledo, OH 43605

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January

22

Sunshine Inc. receives $10,000 grant from The UPS Foundation

Posted Jan 22nd, 2008 by Kelly Fritz Garrow, APR  Category: General News

(Maumee, OH) – Sunshine Inc. of Northwest Ohio has received a $10,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE:UPS), to fund a book club program for clients receiving day programming services on the Sunshine campus. “Persons with intellectual and physical disabilities are oftentimes assumed to be non-readers and not interested in […]

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Kelly Fritz Garrow, APR - Sunshine Inc. of Northwest Ohio | 7223 Maumee Western Road | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

22

It’s a singles dance where flirting is the theme of the night. It’s an exciting event where hearts race, imaginations, run wild. It’s a party where daring thoughts bounces round in every ones head. This party comes only once a year. This year we are taking this romantic event seriously. It is a night where […]

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Jack Harris - Glass City Singles | Po Box 5432 | Toledo, OH 43613

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January

22

Jillie Snyder (Cut-A-Thon) @ 2nd Ave Hair & Nail Studio

Posted Jan 22nd, 2008 by Shonna Harrison  Category: Events

22ND AVENUE CUT-A-THON / RAFFLE Sunday January 27th 2007 12:00 – 5:00 (No Appointments needed) 2665 Navarre Ave, Oregon, OH All Proceeds raised go towards 2-yr old Jillie Snyder (Daughter of Steve & Vera (Avery) Snyder) She was diagnosed with a rare blood disorder called Blackfan Diamond Anemia and is awaiting a bone marrow transplant […]

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Shonna Harrison - 2nd Ave Hair & Nail Studio | 2665 Navarre Ave | Oregon, OH 43616

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January

22

ARTISTS' RECEPTION – WADE HARRISON AND KIM THANASIU

Posted Jan 22nd, 2008 by Rachel Levi  Category: Arts & Entertainment

TOLEDO, OH – Maumee Valley Country Day School will be featuring Wade Harrison and Kim Thanasiu, local painters, Jan. 25 – Feb. 20, 2008. Their work will be displayed in the Wolfe Gallery at the school. There will also be an Artist Reception on Wednesday, Feb. 13 from 5 – 7 p.m., with a Jamaican […]

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Rachel Levi - Maumee Valley Country Day School | 1715 S. Reynolds Road | Toledo, OH 43614

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January

21

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Old West End Festival T-Shirts

Posted Jan 21st, 2008 by Kelly Cousins  Category: Arts & Entertainment

If you love Toledo and the Old West End, help design shirts for the 1st ever artist t-shirt sale during the old west end festival, help support up and coming local artists and the Collingwood Arts Center. Call For Artists

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Kelly Cousins - OWE SHIRTS | Toledo, OH

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January

18

Tax Forms At Library Branch Locations

Posted Jan 18th, 2008 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library will help simplify the 2008 tax season with easy access to important tax documents. From January to April, local library branch locations will carry most basic Federal and Ohio State Income Tax forms and publications for the public. Area librarians will help patrons find the forms they need for the […]

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Rhonda B. Sewell - Toledo-Lucas County Public Library | Toledo, OH

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January

18

CASTING CALL – AUDITIONS

Posted Jan 18th, 2008 by barbara barkan  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Center for Fine and Performing Arts at Owens Community College will be holding auditions for the spring production of CLUE the Musical, based on the Parker Brothers board game. Auditions will be held at the Center on Sunday, Feb 10 from 1-5pm and Monday, Feb 11 from 5-8pm. Those auditioning must prepare a song […]

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barbara barkan - Owens Community College | 30335 Oregon Rd | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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January

17

White House tradition re-created at the home of its founder

Posted Jan 17th, 2008 by Nancy Kleinhenz  Category: Arts & Entertainment

FREMONT – The famous White House Easter egg roll traces its roots to Fremont, Ohio. It was 19th U.S. President Rutherford B. Hayes, a resident of Fremont, who started the egg roll in 1878. Hayes let it be known that children living in nearby neighborhoods could gather on the White House lawn on Easter to […]

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Nancy Kleinhenz - The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center | Fremont, OH

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January

17

Hair-Cut-A-Thon to Benefit Jillie Snyder 1-27-08

Posted Jan 17th, 2008 by Shonna  Category: Events

2nd Avenue Hair & Nail Studio (Oregon, Ohio) will be hosting a benefit for Jillie Snyder on Sunday January 27th. Jillie has a rare blood disease called Blackfan Diamond Anemia that causes her body not to produce red blood cells. The only way to save her precious life is a bone marrow transplant from her […]

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Shonna - 2nd Ave Hair & Nail Studio | 2665 Navarre Ave | Oregon, OH 43616

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January

16

Black Swamp Blues Society Memphis Send Off Party

Posted Jan 16th, 2008 by Amanda Boyd  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Sunday, January 27th at 5pm The Black Swamp Blues Society will host a Memphis Send Off Party for this year’s contest winners, The Chris Shutters Band and soloist Patrick Lewandowski, at The Blue Devil. Live music by Josh Boyd and the VIP Band, Bobby May (w/ Pat as 2 Big Guitars), Rod Graf, Tina Lee […]

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Amanda Boyd - Black Swamp Blues Society | Toledo, OH

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January

15

The Toledo Symphony will perform a Side by Side Concert with Maumee High School and Toledo School for the Arts music students on January 18, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. at Maumee High School Theater. The Side by Side concert is one part of the Toledo Symphony Music in Our Schools program. Led by Maestro Chelsea […]

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Dana Syrek - Toledo Symphony Orchestra | Toledo, OH

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January

15

TumbleBooks™ and BookFLIX

Posted Jan 15th, 2008 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is tumbling with joy to announce that its Kids Place page at toledolibrary.org is the place to go if your young person loves books. Kids Place offers exciting ways for youngsters to interact with books, and it’s all free! Take TumbleBooks ™, an online collection of e-books to watch, hear […]

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Rhonda B. Sewell - Toledo-Lucas County Public Library | Toledo, OH

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January

14

Glacity Theatre Collective Explores Life and Death

Posted Jan 14th, 2008 by Irene Alby  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Toledo, January 14, 2008: Humorous, poignant and chilling by turns, this new play tells several inter-related stories of people forced from their comfort zones when death crops up unexpectedly in their lives. Written by England’s hottest new playwright, Laura Wade, Breathing Corpses “…tackles the human fascination with the transition from life to death. It is […]

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Irene Alby - The Glacity Theatre Collective | Toledo, OH

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January

14

Vocal Arts Series – Michele Marszalkowski

Posted Jan 14th, 2008 by Angela Riddel  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Sunday, January 20, 2008, 3 p.m. Location: The University of Toledo, Main Campus – Center for Performing Arts, Recital Hall Price: Free!

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo | 2801 W. Bancroft St. | Toledo, OH 43606

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January

14

Authors! Authors! 2008 Spring Series

Posted Jan 14th, 2008 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The 2008 Spring Authors! Authors! series presented by The Blade and arranged by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library offers the community an exciting lineup of authors. All Authors! Authors! events are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. and are held at the Stranahan Theater Great Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd. The Authors! Authors! series is beginning […]

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Rhonda B. Sewell - Toledo-Lucas County Public Library | Toledo, OH

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January

14

Masked Marvels and other Wonder Tales

Posted Jan 14th, 2008 by barbara barkan  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Sunday, January 27, 2008 at 2:00. Center for Fine and Performing Arts proudly presents Michael Cooper/ Masked Marvels and other Wonder Tales. One show only! Michael Cooper is a one-man extravaganza who combines his breathtaking handcrafted masks, original stories of courage and wonder, outlandish stiltdancing and a physical repertoire creating a moving sculpture of wonder. […]

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barbara barkan - Owens Community College | 30335 Oregon Rd | Perrysburg, OH 43699

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January

14

APICS Toledo Leadership Improvement Seminar

Posted Jan 14th, 2008 by Mike Bunge  Category: Business

The APICS Toledo chapter will be holding a Professional Development Seminar titled “Improving Your Leadership Skills” on Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 6:00 p.m. The seminar will be held at the Brandywine Country Club in Maumee and will be jointly sponsored with the Toledo Chapter of the American Society for Quality (ASQ). This seminar, by […]

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Mike Bunge - APICS Toledo | PO Box 2823 | Toledo, OH 43606

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