Archive for June, 2011

June

30

Owens & Clear Channel Radio Partner to Provide Free College

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Brad Meyer  Category: Education

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – Owens Community College and four Clear Channel radio stations are partnering in a contest to award a free college education to four area residents, with two winners receiving the grand prize of two semesters of free Owens tuition. The promotion is airing on radio stations 92.5 Kiss FM, 104.7 WIOT, 101.5 […]

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June

30

Woodlawn Walkers

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Patty Toneff  Category: Community Interest

Toledo, Ohio, June 30, 2011- Enjoy the gardens and historical features of historic Woodlawn Cemetery and stay in shape with the Woodlawn Walkers program. Two Wednesday sessions will be held each week – at 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. – from July 6 through Nov. 16. Each Wednesday strollers and power walkers alike are invited […]

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Patty Toneff - Historic Woodlawn Cemetery | 1502 W. Central Ave. | Toledo, OH

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June

30

Celebrate The Holiday Weekend With the Toledo Mud Hens!!!

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports

(Toledo, OH) – The Toledo Mud Hens are home for the holidays at Fifth Third Field. Saturday, July 2 (Indianapolis, 1st pitch at 7:00 PM – Gates open at 5:30) Come for the delicious food as the Hens present the Liberty Bash Buffet (see details below)! And just like each and every Saturday night home […]

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June

30

Mystery Book Discussion – Booked for Murder

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

(Released June 29, 2011) – Want to join a monthly book discussion this summer? Why not join the yearlong book discussion group titled Booked for Murder over at Sanger Branch Library, 3030 W. Central Ave. This FREE mystery book discussion group meets monthly from 7-8 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in Sanger’s […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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June

30

Meet Lucas, The Zoo’s Newly Named Elephant Calf

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Andi Norman  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Toledo, OH – The Toledo Zoo’s African elephant calf, born June 3, is nameless no more! After nearly 8,000 entries in the Zoo’s naming contest, “Lucas” won by more than 3,000 votes. The name, which was the keepers’ favorite, honors the long-time support of Lucas County voters. “The Toledo Zoo is a regional treasure,” said […]

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June

30

UT to host international plastination conference July 9-12

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Meghan Cunningham  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The University of Toledo will be at the center of international plastination technology July 9-12. Under the direction of Dr. Carlos Baptista, associate professor in the Department of Neurosciences, UT will host the 10th International Interim Conference on Plastination, which features oral presentations, poster sessions and three half-day workshops for scientists and researchers encompassing 23 […]

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Meghan Cunningham - University of Toledo

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June

30

BGSU Student Leads Study of Area Bats

Posted Jun 30th, 2011 by Bonnie Blankinship  Category: Education

BOWLING GREEN, O.—On a hot, early June night, a group of volunteers sets out through Toledo’s Wildwood Metropark. Wearing headlamps with red lights, and well sprayed with mosquito repellent, they carry “Anabat” acoustic monitoring devices. As “citizen scientists,” they are recording bat sounds for later analysis, and will repeat the exercise in different Metroparks every […]

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Bonnie Blankinship - Bowling Green State University

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June

29

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Celebration

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

(Released June 29, 2011) – Ride your broomstick or catch the Hogwart’s Express to the Sylvania Branch Library! We are celebrating the upcoming release of the final Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows movie ( www.harrypotter.warnerbros.com ). Join us at the Sylvania Branch Library, 6749 Monroe St., Sylvania, OH, from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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June

29

Your Library now offers NoveList®!

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

(Released June 29, 2011) – Want to read books in a series and in chronological order? Do you want a recommendation of similar books and similar authors to your favorite reads? The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library has now integrated NoveList® to its database selection to provide these options and more! NoveList is a division of […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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June

29

NOWOH Art Show to be held at BGSU Art Galleries

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Jen Sobolewski  Category: Arts & Entertainment

BOWLING GREEN, O.—Artists of all skill levels are invited to submit their work to the fourth annual Northwest Ohio (NOWOH) Community Art Exhibition at Bowling Green State University. Artists 16 years old and older from the following counties are eligible: Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa, Paulding, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams, and Wood. Entry fees […]

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Jen Sobolewski - Bowling Green State University

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June

29

Walleye & Chicago Blackhawks Extend Affiliation Agreement

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports

(TOLEDO, OH) – The Toledo Walleye are pleased to announce that they have reached an affiliation agreement with the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League for the 2011-12 season. Under terms of the agreement, Chicago will assign contracted players to the Walleye. With an emphasis on player development, the Walleye will serve as the […]

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June

29

Summer Learn to Skate At BGSU Ice Arena

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Bonnie Blankinship  Category: Arts & Entertainment

BOWLING GREEN, O— Two sessions of group ice skating lessons are being offered at the BGSU Ice Arena during the summer. The four-week 30-minute sessions are designed for ages 3 through adults. Session I participants skate July 18-Aug. 10, while Session II skaters are on the ice Aug. 15-Sept. 12. Participants may attend either once […]

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June

29

Acoustics for Autism Event Details Announced

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Nicole Khoury  Category: Community Interest

ACOUSTICS FOR AUTISM®…PLUGGED IN!! Sunday September 18. 2011 The Mall at Fallen Timbers Music and Doors open at 12pm All Ages Welcome! Tickets: $5 Day of Show with a Project iAm wristband 2 for $8 Tickets available in advance at buy them in advance at www.acousticsforAutism.com, The Village Idiot, and Toledo Hearing and Speech Center […]

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June

29

Enchanted Evening 2011

Posted Jun 29th, 2011 by Sharon Unkle  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Byrne Stapleton, President of Stapleton Insurance, and his lovely wife Lauren will serve as this year’s Honorary Chairs for the 23rd annual Anne Grady Foundation’s Enchanted Evening which will be held on Sunday, November 6, 2011, at the exquisite Parkway Plaza banquet hall in Maumee. Joining them in their efforts are this year’s Committee Members […]

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Sharon Unkle - Anne Grady Services | 1525 Eber Road | Holland, OH 43528

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June

28

Dr. Ripal A. Parikh Earns Board Certification

Posted Jun 28th, 2011 by Patrick Giammarco  Category: Health

Findlay, Ohio – Pain Management Group, the leading provider of comprehensive, hospital-based, primary care pain management centers in the Great Lakes region, in conjunction with their physician affiliate, Midwest Pain Treatment Physicians, announces that Dr. Ripal A. Parikh achieved board certification from the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. When a physician obtains board […]

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

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June

28

August 2011 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted Jun 28th, 2011 by Teri Sharp  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Exhibition Openings 93rd Annual Toledo Area Artists Exhibition Aug. 26–Sept. 25, 2011, Canaday Gallery For more than nine decades the Toledo Area Artists exhibition has celebrated northwest Ohio’s vibrant artistic community. Toledo Museum of Art Director Brian Kennedy and Associate Director Amy Gilman juried this year’s exhibition. Made possible by members of the Toledo Museum […]

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June

28

Machine Gun Kelly's 'Lace Up' Tour Hits Toledo

Posted Jun 28th, 2011 by Jessica Keefer  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Saturday, July 3rd Machine Gun Kelly Live Performance at 135 S. Byrne. All ages show Tickets on sale now at mgk.ticketleap.com and Electrik Beach TOLEDO, OH – Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) will perform live at 135 S. Byrne Rd., Toledo, OH on Sunday, July 3rd. Sponsored by Livin’ Legends, Clazel Entertainment, and 4.0 Entertainment, MGK […]

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June

27

American Red Cross Babysitting Clinics at Library Canceled

Posted Jun 27th, 2011 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Education

(Released June 24, 2011) – Due to a rate increase, the American Red Cross Babysitting Classes, scheduled for July and August 2011 at Toledo-Lucas County Public Library locations, have been canceled. Classes scheduled at Library locations during the month of June 2011 will still be held. “We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause,” said […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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June

27

10,000 Acres: Preserved Forever – Photography Exhibit

Posted Jun 27th, 2011 by Kevin Joyce  Category: Events

A new gallery exhibit, “10,000 Acres: Protected Forever,” opened May 7 at the National Center for Nature Photography at Secor Metropark. It’s one of several new exhibits open through the summer from noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. “10,000 Acres” features 30 images captured over the last year by photographer Art Weber at public […]

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Kevin Joyce - Black Swamp Conservancy | P.O. Box 332 | Perrysburg, OH 43552

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June

27

New Art Store Nurtures Creative Capital in Downtown Toledo

Posted Jun 27th, 2011 by Dana Syrek  Category: Business

The Art Supply Dep? will be making its debut at 29 S. St. Clair Street in the Warehouse District of Downtown Toledo on July 21, 2011. The art material and supply retailer will fill a void in the current Toledo market for high quality art materials including fine art papers, paints, brushes, inks, pencils, makers, […]

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