Archive for September, 2009

September

24

Art of Graphic Novel Celebrated in LitGraphic

Posted Sep 24th, 2009 by Lynnette J. Werning  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

A new wave of critically acclaimed long form comic books, called graphic novels (a mostly grown-up version of the comic book), is the subject of a fascinating new exhibition opening Oct. 2 at the Toledo Museum of Art. Organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Mass., LitGraphic: The World of the Graphic Novel examines […]

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Lynnette J. Werning - Toledo Museum of Art | Toledo, OH

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September

24

Haunted Hydro Dark Attraction Park

Posted Sep 24th, 2009 by Carol Baker  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Northwest Ohio’s longest running and most authentic Halloween event celebrates their 20th Anniversary this year. It is built in and around a massive Hydro Electric Power Plant that was constructed in 1911 and used by the city to generate power until 1943. It is a unique historic structure that draws thousands of people from all […]

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Carol Baker - Fremont/Sandusky County Convention & Visitors Bureau | 712 North St., Suite 102 | Fremont, OH 43420

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September

24

Independent Advocates First Annual Independent Action Party

Posted Sep 24th, 2009 by Rachel Richardson  Category: Events, Toledo.com

This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Independent Advocates, a social-change organization providing comprehensive court advocacy to survivors of domestic violence as well as community education in domestic violence prevention is pleased to announce the “First Annual Independent Action Party“, to be held at the Old Blade Warehouse next to Oliver House at 201 Morris Street in […]

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Rachel Richardson - Independent Advocates | Toledo, OH

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September

24

Lourdes Fall Music Showcase Set for October 11th

Posted Sep 24th, 2009 by Heather Hoffman  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

On Sunday, October 11, the Lourdes College Department of Music will present its Fall Music Showcase at 3 p.m. in the Franciscan Theatre and Conference Center. Lourdes faculty, students and choirs will perform three mini-concerts including: Opening Concert – 3 p.m.?Vocal and instrumental music featuring Lourdes student Brittany Hahnlen and guest musician Larissa Orlowski, piano […]

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Heather Hoffman - Lourdes College | Sylvania, OH

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September

24

Central Catholic Football & Wrestling Team Raffle

Posted Sep 24th, 2009 by Michele Jurek  Category: Events, Toledo.com

The Central Catholic High School Fighting Irish football and wrestling teams will present a raffle on Saturday, October 3 in the CCHS Sullivan Center beginning at 6:00 p.m. The evening includes a $3,000 grand prize drawing along with food, fun, games, and a silent auction. Tickets are $40. Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy […]

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Michele Jurek - Central Catholic High School | 2550 Cherry St. | Toledo, OH 43608

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September

24

The Butterfly House Monarch Release on September 26th

Posted Sep 24th, 2009 by Christy Wheeler  Category: Events, Toledo.com

We would like to invite you to The Butterfly House this Saturday at 12:30 pm to witness the beginning of our Monarch Butterflies’ migration to Mexico. Come see hundreds of monarch butterflies as they are released into the world to begin their long journey South. Each butterfly has a small tag on its’ wing that […]

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Christy Wheeler - The Butterfly House | Whitehouse, OH

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September

23

THE GET-DOWN MOVEMENT an Evening of All Nite Turntablism

Posted Sep 23rd, 2009 by Everett Woodard  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Come celebrate the 1st big all night event for the fall at the hottest new place for shows, fair trade coffee&great books: The Black Cherry! INTRODUCING: Toledo’s “no-pop” record king B-BOP records founder and owner DJ Amjad Doumani. Along with DJ DIRTYBABY, DJ simplicty, DJ Abel, Wesley’s”ol school fridays”DJ N.mattimoe, DJ cancer II. This night […]

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Everett Woodard - innovator ent. group | 116 wenz road | toledo 43615

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September

23

The Toledo Symphony (TSO) is performing with Time for Three (TFT) on October 17th at the Stranahan Theater. Bowling Green native Zachary (Zach) De Pue is one of the three young men in the group. He along with Nicolas (Nick) Kendall plays the violin and Ranaan Meyer on the double bass. TFT is a charismatic […]

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Kristen Celek - Toledo Symphony Orchestra | Toledo, OH

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September

23

Tent City is Set to Celebrate 20 years of Advocacy

Posted Sep 23rd, 2009 by Ken Leslie  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Started in 1990 as the Homeless Awareness Project, 1Matters Tent City will celebrate 20 years of volunteer effort helping the unhoused have a voice in the system. Set for October 30th to November 1st at Civic Center Mall, organizers say the need this year is more desperate than in years past due to high unemployment […]

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Ken Leslie - 1Matters - Tent City

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September

23

Historical Authors Series at Maumee Branch Library

Posted Sep 23rd, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: General Interests, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is pleased to announce its Historical Authors Series at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 13, Tuesday, October 20 and Wednesday, November 4, presented by the Maumee Branch Library, the Maumee Branch Friends of the Library, Metroparks Toledo Area, and the Fallen Timbers Preservation Commission. The Toledo War of 1835 – […]

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

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September

23

Walleye Opening Night Tickets To Go On Sale October 3rd

Posted Sep 23rd, 2009 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

The Toledo Walleye are pleased to announce that tickets for Opening Night at the new Lucas County Downtown Arena (Friday, October 16th at 7:00 pm versus the Florida Everblades) will go on sale to the public at 10:00 am on Saturday, October 3rd. Individual tickets for the first game in Toledo Walleye history will be […]

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Jason Griffin - Toledo Walleye Hockey Club | Toledo, OH

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September

22

Inner Voices, Smart Choices Retreat

Posted Sep 22nd, 2009 by Poe  Category: Community Interest

Take control of your life, make positive choices, and learn to defeat exaggerated fears at a one-day retreat with motivational speaker Mary Faktor on Sat. Oct. 3 at the Center for Conscious Living, 7410 Noward Rd. in Waterville. Mary will also perform her original one-woman comedy show “The Six Ages of Woman.” $40 fee includes […]

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September

22

Toledo Repertoire Theatre Event Calendar October 2009

Posted Sep 22nd, 2009 by Kathy McGovern  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

PERFORMANCES An Adult Evening Of Shel Silverstein by Shel Silverstein Directed by Jeffrey J. Albright October 10, 2009 Welcome to the darkly comic world of Shel Silverstein, a world where nothing is as it seems and where the most innocent conversation can turn menacing in an instant. The seven imaginative plays in this collection range […]

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Kathy McGovern - Toledo Repertoire Theatre | Toledo, OH

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September

22

Lourdes Night at Ciao!

Posted Sep 22nd, 2009 by Heather Hoffman  Category: Events, Toledo.com

This fall, friends and supporters of Lourdes College are invited to attend Lourdes Night at Ciao!, a dinner with President Robert C. Helmer, Ph.D., J.D. On Sunday, October 18, guests have the opportunity to enjoy fine Italian cuisine while raising money for student scholarships. “We appreciate the continued support we receive from Ciao! and the […]

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Heather Hoffman - Lourdes College | Sylvania, OH

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September

22

EPIC Rocks Fashion – this Saturday at Levis Commons

Posted Sep 22nd, 2009 by Cheryl Hardy  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Epic Rocks Fashion Show at Levis Commons this Saturday night! Weather forecasted as warm and sunny – models forecast: hot and sexy! September 22, 2009 – PERRYSBURG – The EPIC Rocks Fashion Show will kick off its second annual event – Culture and Couture at the Levis Commons entertainment district this Saturday, September 26th. VIP […]

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Cheryl Hardy - Hardy Communications | 5152 Bostwick Rd | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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September

22

For Immediate Release Contact: David Saygers 09/18/2009 419-246-8732 dsaygers@ts4arts.org Toledo School for the Arts Launches Second Art Attack On Downtown Toledo Two-day event in support of the arts and Race for the Cure On Wednesday, September 23 between 11:30 am and 1:15 pm the Toledo School for the Arts will mount an Art Attack on […]

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S Watkins - Toledo School for the Arts | 333 14th St | Toledo, OH 43604

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September

22

Conducting Effective New Hire Training to Reduce Turnover

Posted Sep 22nd, 2009 by Conducting Effective New Hire Training to Reduce Turnover  Category: Business

High turnover is a head-breaking problem for companies. For many companies, new-hires leave before their probationary period is ended. If your company has a high turnover rate than your competitor, you will lose your good employees to your competitors. Also, your business will also suffer from high costs of attracting, recruiting and training the new […]

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September

21

Imagination Station Memberships Now Available!

Posted Sep 21st, 2009 by Anna Kolin  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Toledo, Ohio – The grand opening of Imagination Station is less than 6 weeks away. With opening to the public on Saturday, October 10, 2009, you may be wondering if you can get a sneak peek or if you can be the first to ride the High Wire Cycle, explore one of our 16 new […]

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Anna Kolin - Imagination Station | Toledo, OH

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September

21

11th Annual Harvest of Thanks

Posted Sep 21st, 2009 by Jennifer Savidge  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The Harvest of Thanks is a premier fundraising event that celebrates gratitude and community support. The evening gives the Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank a chance to say thank you for partnering to fulfill the mission of ending hunger. Without the help of local businesses and citizens, the TNWOFB and our member agencies would be […]

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Jennifer Savidge - Toledo Northwestern Food Bank | 24 E. Woodruff Ave. | Toledo, OH 40604

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September

21

Dually Diagnosed Youth on the Rise

Posted Sep 21st, 2009 by Kitty Slight  Category: Services, Toledo.com

The number of youth in our community who are dually diagnosed – the presence of a substance abuse disorder and mental health disorder – is on the rise. In response to this problem, Unison Behavioral Health Group began providing services for youth facing alcohol and other drug (AOD) related issues earlier this year. According to […]

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Kitty Slight - Unison Behavioral Health Group, Inc. | 1425 Starr Avenue | Toledo, OH 43605

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