Archive for May, 2011

May

24

2011 Brown Bag Summer Concert Series @ Your Library

Posted May 24th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

(Released May 23, 2011) – Walk away from the water cooler and grab your blanket or lawn chair, favorite co-workers, and a brown bag full of munchies for the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s favorite lunchtime outdoor music series. The 2011 Brown Bag Summer Concert Series is a free eight-week music event that runs from 12:15 […]

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May

24

Live Stream: TPS Board Meeting | 5/24/2011

Posted May 24th, 2011 by Knowledge Stream  Category: Arts & Entertainment

May 24 at 5:30 p.m., Toledo Public Schools Board will hold it’s regularly scheduled board meeting. WGTE Public Media will stream the public meeting live on the Knowledge Stream Website (http://www.knowledgestream.org.) Citizens may attend the meeting virtually and provide feedback by posting comments live during the event. What: Live, online streaming of TPS Board Meeting […]

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May

23

Gourd Artist Partcipates in MTV Movie Award Celeb Swag Bags

Posted May 23rd, 2011 by Tracy Swartz  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Los Angeles, CA June 3-4, 2011 – Tracy Swartz, a Walbridge, Ohio artist, has joined the IndiExhibit to contribute her unique brand of artwork to the MTV Movie Awards celebrity swag bags. She will also have on display her whimsical piece titled, Horace the Flying Pig. Tracy Swartz is a self-taught artist who discovered the […]

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May

23

'Design a T-Shirt Contest' winners announced!

Posted May 23rd, 2011 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports

Congratulations to Mary Cole (right) from Anthony Wayne High School and Enoch Jones (left) from Columbus Grove Elementary for winning the Mud Hens ‘Design a T-Shirt Contest’! Over the past four months, 30 different schools from Ohio and Michigan have participated in the 3rd annual Toledo Mud Hens “Design a T-Shirt Contest.” Artwork from students […]

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May

23

Art for home or office of Toledo, Ohio area nature areas

Posted May 23rd, 2011 by Mitch Labuda  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Toledo, Ohio photographer Mitch Labuda, making art for the local nature preserves suitable for home or office. Fill up those empty walls with scenes like the one shown, from the Irwin Prairie State Nature Preserve.

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May

23

Owens to Host New CSI Youth Camp, June 6-8

Posted May 23rd, 2011 by Brad Meyer  Category: Education

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – Area youth ages 13 through 17 will have the opportunity to become a detective for several days and learn how the world of forensic science is used in solving a crime as Owens Community College serves as host to its first-ever CSI Youth Camp, June 6-8. The CSI Youth Camp will […]

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May

23

"KANBENG" ~ World Music & Dance Concert ~ June 18

Posted May 23rd, 2011 by allison kodeih  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

ALMA Dance Experience is pleased to announce the upcoming presentation of “Kanbeng ~ A World Drum & Dance Concert”, an independently produced and funded, world music drum and dance concert, which brings together 4 local professional ensembles, comprised of 17 local, professional artists. “Kanbeng” will take place Saturday, June 18, 2011, at the Maumee Indoor […]

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May

22

Pain Management Group Announces New Hospital Joint Venture

Posted May 22nd, 2011 by Patrick Giammarco  Category: Health

Findlay, Ohio (May 22, 2011) – Pain Management Group, the leading provider of comprehensive, hospital-based, primary care pain management centers in the Great Lakes region, announces the addition of a new hospital joint venture partner, Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon, Ohio. “PMG looks forward to our new joint venture partnership with Knox Community Hospital […]

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Patrick Giammarco - Pain Management Group | 123 E. Crawford St | Findlay, OH 45840

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May

22

Go Green Golf Outing – The Green Scholarship

Posted May 22nd, 2011 by John Glover  Category: Events

Parker Enterprises – Family of Businesses, creators of The Urban Green and Sustainability Forum and ThoseFellas, LLC, creators of the N.E.T.T. have decided to partner to present the ‘Go Green’ Golf Outing on August 5, 2011 at the South Toledo Golf Club. The purpose of the ‘Go Green’ Golf Outing is to increase the resources […]

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May

20

Growers Rally to Support Cancer Research

Posted May 20th, 2011 by Kelly Kinney  Category: Community Interest

PHOENIX, Ariz. — April, 2011 — A group of Ohio greenhouse growers hopes a “shock wave” of purple flowers will eventually roll across America in support of scientific research to end pancreatic cancer. Starting May 1, the Maumee Valley Growers and 16 affiliated northwest Ohio greenhouse retailers will raise funds for the Phoenix-based Translational Genomics […]

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May

20

Northwest Ohio Veterans Business/Volunteer Day

Posted May 20th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Business

(Released May 20, 2011) – Attention veterans of the United States military and families, along with anyone interested in starting or expanding a business, please join us for the Northwest Ohio Veterans Business/Volunteer Day scheduled from noon to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24 at Main Library, 325 Michigan St., downtown Toledo. This special event […]

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May

20

TEEN Talent Show @ Heatherdowns Branch Library this Saturday

Posted May 20th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

(Released May 19, 2011) – Join us at Heatherdowns Branch Library, 3265 Glanzman Rd., for our Teen Talent Show at 1 p.m. this Saturday, May 21. Calling all dancers, rappers, singers, poets, piano and instrument players, and jugglers (just to name a few). Here is your chance to get your feet wet and try out […]

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May

20

The “Lost Chapters” of Malcolm X’s Biography to be Discussed

Posted May 20th, 2011 by Meghan Cunningham  Category: General Interests

There’s more to the story of Malcolm X’s life that is being revealed with the lost chapters from “The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told to Alex Haley.” Detroit attorney and author Gregory Reed, who acquired the three “lost chapters” of the autobiography at an auction of Haley’s estate, will speak about them at 2 […]

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May

19

Lunch at Levis Square Concert Series

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Beth Frisinger  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

In an effort to promote more pedestrian traffic in the central business district and to create an opportunity for downtown workers and visitors to enjoy a refreshing mid-day break near the end of a busy work week, the Downtown Toledo Improvement District, Inc. (DTID) is again sponsoring a free downtown luncheon concert series in Levis […]

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May

19

6th Annual Chicks Mix to be Held at TBG

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Jackie Zureich  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Girls and women of all ages will be enjoying a night out on the town while helping a local organization. Chicks for Charity, an informal group of more than 1,800 women who want to give back to the community, is hosting Chicks Mix ’11 on Wednesday, July 13 at the Toledo Botanical Garden from 5:30 […]

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May

19

Central Catholic Creativity & Technology Conference

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Michele Jurek  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Central Catholic High School invites educators and business leaders to participate in the Creativity and Technology Integration in Innovative Education (CATIIE) Conference on June 14 at the school, 2550 Cherry Street. The conference is scheduled to run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and a post-conference gathering. The CATIIE […]

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

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May

19

Owens to Host Express Girls ‘Summer Slam’ Basketball Camp

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Brad Meyer  Category: Sports

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – Owens Community College will offer area basketball players ages 8 through 15 the opportunity to learn about the fundamentals of the sport as the women’s basketball program hosts an Express Girls “Summer Slam” Individual Basketball Camp, June 13-16. The basketball camp will occur each day from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. […]

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May

19

Owens Announces Plans For Community Garden

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Brad Meyer  Category: Community Interest

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – Carrots, lettuce, tomatoes and apples along with many other fruits and vegetables will soon be sprouting up on the Owens Community College Toledo-area Campus as the academic institution announces plans for a new Community Garden. The new Community Garden will be located at the convergence of D Street and 3rd Street, […]

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May

19

Downtown Toledo Improvement District Presents Concerts

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Beth Frisinger  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Toledo, Ohio… In an effort to promote more pedestrian traffic in the central business district and to create an opportunity for downtown workers and visitors to enjoy a refreshing mid-day break near the end of a busy work week, the Downtown Toledo Improvement District, Inc. (DTID) is again sponsoring a free downtown luncheon concert series […]

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May

19

Quilters UNITE! Saturday May 21, 2011

Posted May 19th, 2011 by Matthew Boyd  Category: Community Interest

Party with Patrick! is our new quilt club that offers fun, easy monthly projects that are great for beginners to advanced quilters. If you have ever wanted to learn to quilt or just hang out with a bunch of quilting ladies, this is your chance! With exclusive patterns by Patrick Lose and themed parties this […]

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Matthew Boyd - The Quilt Bear

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