Archive for October, 2012

October

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At a time when extra-curricular programs are increasingly threatened by shrinking public school budgets, the city of Perrysburg maintains an unwavering commitment to dramatic arts education. That sustained support is plainly evident in Perrysburg High School’s latest stage production of the Off-Broadway hit Little Shop of Horrors. Perrysburg High School drama teacher Rob Gentry directs […]

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Katie Hoschak - Communica

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October

26

Careers in Creativity

Posted Oct 26th, 2012 by Annette Jensen  Category: Arts & Entertainment

PRIZM Creative Community a non-profit 501 (c) (3) for education, service, and collaboration in the visual and literary arts is sponsoring the second annual “Careers in Creativity Seminar” featuring some of the most successful professionals in Northwest Ohio who make a living in the Creative Industries. Sponsorship and prizes for this event is provided by […]

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Annette Jensen - PRIZM Creative Community | Toledo, OH

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October

25

Toledo Symphony at UT Partner to Present Rare Film Screenings

Posted Oct 25th, 2012 by Ashley Mirakian  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The University of Toledo College of Visual and Performing Arts and the Toledo Symphony have partnered to present a fascinating and diverse series of events in October and November of 2012. Just in time for Halloween, the series is called “The Devil’s Bargain” and covers topics such as the Faustian bargain, representations of evil in […]

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Ashley Mirakian - Toledo Symphony | Toledo, OH

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October

25

Youth Amateur Fight Night Cancelled

Posted Oct 25th, 2012 by Kathy Jex  Category: Arts & Entertainment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IBC CANCELS AMATEUR BOXING NIGHT FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 The International Boxing Club (IBC) has been forced to cancel the Amateur Boxing Night scheduled for Friday evening, October 26. Executive Director Harry Cummins received a communication late last night that states that all amateur activities of USA Boxing in the United States are […]

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Kathy Jex - International Boxing Club

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October

24

Owens Community College’s Office of Students of Activities is providing opportunities for area residents to make a difference in their surrounding Northwest Ohio communities by announcing the second annual “The Giving Tree” community outreach program. During the month of November, individuals will have the chance to give back to others through acts of kindness as […]

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Brad Meyer - Owens Community College | Perrysburg, OH

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October

24

20 North Gallery "Art for All Souls" Holiday Exhibit

Posted Oct 24th, 2012 by Eric Hillenbrand  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Toledo, OH — October 24, 2012. 20 North Gallery presents their 20th annual holiday exhibit, “Art for All Souls.” The exhibit opens on All Souls’ Day, also celebrated as the Day of the Dead—in observance of these cultural traditions, twelve celebrated local artists will display artwork that “speaks to the soul” of the artist and […]

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Eric Hillenbrand - 20 North Gallery | 18 N. St. Clair Street | Toledo, OH 43604

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October

24

Old sneakers are steps to new basketball courts

Posted Oct 24th, 2012 by Jen Sobolewski  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Bowling Green State University is going for the record at this week’s football game, but not in touchdowns or field goals. The University is trying to collect thousands of used sneakers to create the world’s longest chain of shoes tied together. The competition will be held at National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C. Everyone —students, […]

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Jen Sobolewski - Bowling Green State University | Bowling Green, OH

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October

24

Introduce your kids to the classics! The UT Bands and Orchestra, Choir and UT Opera will have themselves and Doermann Theater decked out in Halloween style as they present spooky classical favorites. Costumes optional, but much more fun! Admission is FREE!

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Angela Riddel - University of Toledo | 2801 W Bancroft St | Toledo 43606

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October

23

Wine Tasting: Spooky Wines for Halloween

Posted Oct 23rd, 2012 by Joe Mosier  Category: General Interests

We’re tasting spooky wines for Halloween this Saturday, October 27, from 1-3 pm at the Andersons Woodville Road store in Northwood: Leelanau Witches Brew, Black Cat Riesling (black cat bottle), Bogle “Phantom” red blend, and Schmitt Sohne Zeller Schwarze Katz. Priced to taste individually or try all four for $2.50.

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Joe Mosier - The Andersons | Woodville Road | Northwood, OH 43619

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October

23

Central Catholic Open House Sunday, November 11

Posted Oct 23rd, 2012 by Michele Jurek  Category: Education

Central Catholic High School will hold an open house on Sunday, November 11 from noon to 3:00 p.m. at the school, 2550 Cherry Street. Grade school students, especially those in seventh and eighth grade, and their families are invited to see why Central Catholic is THE ONE for you. Registration will take place in the […]

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

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October

23

Halloween Harvest Fest Concert at Sylvania Branch Library

Posted Oct 23rd, 2012 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s Sylvania Branch, 6749 Monroe St., Sylvania, OH, is inviting everyone out to its Halloween Harvest Fest Concert featuring musical guest & children’s entertainer Kevin Devine scheduled from 6-7:30 p.m. on Monday, October 29. Join Kevin Devine for a rollicking Halloween Harvest concert. There will be plenty of audience participation and […]

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

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October

23

Ford Premier Night

Posted Oct 23rd, 2012 by Lindsay Spear  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Join us for the Go Further with Ford Premier Night on November 15, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. and audition for a “Guest Judge Experience” and VIP package from American Idol.It is very important to enroll online pre-event at http://www.gofurtherwithfordnight2.com/ For every registered guest Ford will donate $10.00 to the local charity “Food […]

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Lindsay Spear - Mathews Ford Oregon Inc | 2811 Navarre Ave | Oregon, OH 43616

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October

23

Gene Kranz to Speak at Central Catholic

Posted Oct 23rd, 2012 by Michele Jurek  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

On Wednesday, November 28, Central Catholic High School will welcome Mr. Gene Kranz, author of Failure is Not an Option, as the featured speaker in the CCHS Reads program. Mr. Kranz, a 1951 Central Catholic graduate, is a former NASA Mission Control flight director for the Gemini and Apollo missions. Mr. Kranz will speak to […]

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

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October

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Beer Tasting: Beers for Halloween

Posted Oct 23rd, 2012 by Joe Mosier  Category: General Interests

Spooky beers for Halloween are featured at this week’s beer tasting at the Andersons Woodville Road Store in Northwood, Sat., October 27th from 11 am-1:00 pm: Werewolf Beer from Lithuania, Wychwood Hobgoblin dark ale, Rogue Dead Guy Ale, and Newcastle Werewolf Ale, the latter escaped from Britain. 50 cents a sample. Werewolves of London – […]

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Joe Mosier - The Andersons | Woodville Road | Northwood, OH 43619

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October

22

Halloween Spectacular – Tuning IN with John Turski

Posted Oct 22nd, 2012 by Cindy Below  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Come join us for one last gallery style reading with John Turski at INPROCESS! John will connect with your loved ones on the ‘other side’ coming through for audience members. TICKETS ARE $25 AND MUST BE RESERVED IN ADVANCE AS SEATING IS LIMITED. Call (419)262-6223 OR (419)721-9467 to reserve your spot. **Attendance does not guarantee […]

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Cindy Below - INPROCESS | 2662 Woodville Road | Northwood, OH 43619

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October

22

Frogtown Storytelling Guild Tellabration! 2012 Concert

Posted Oct 22nd, 2012 by Regina Patrick  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

For Immediate Release Frogtown Storytelling Guild Presents Tellabration! 2012 Featuring Ann Arbor, Michigan Storyteller Jeff Doyle Media Contact Person: Glenda Miller, Tellabration! Producer Phone: (419) 350-1454 Email: gmiller@buckeye-access.com On Friday, November 9, 2012 Frogtown Storytelling Guild will celebrate its 12th year of Tellabration!—a spoken-word concert of “stories for grown-ups”—with featured Ann Arbor, Michigan storyteller Jeff […]

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Regina Patrick - Frogtown Storytelling Guild | Toledo, OH

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October

19

SSVdP @ St. Catherine of Siena Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

Posted Oct 19th, 2012 by Jodie Banaszak  Category: Arts & Entertainment

St. Catherine of Siena Society of St. Vincent de Paul 3rd Annual Holiday Shopping Extravaganza Saturday November 3, 2012 11:00a.m.-5p.m. St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church Siena Center Gym 4555 N. Haven Ave., Toledo, Oh 43612 419-478-9558 FREE ADMISSION Help support the Society of St. Vincent de Paul at St Catherines Church, start your Christmas […]

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Jodie Banaszak - St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church | 4555 North Haven | Toledo, OH 43612

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October

18

The Arts Commission announces Labuda & Pond Exhibition

Posted Oct 18th, 2012 by Ryan A. Bunch  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Labuda and Pond Exhibition will be on display October 8 – November 16, 2012 in the Parkwood Gallery. The public is invited to join us for an artist’s reception for the exhibition on Friday, November 2 from 6 to 8 pm. The bodies of work in this exhibition are unique perspectives of time and […]

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Ryan A. Bunch - The Arts Commission | 1838 Parkwood Ave. #120 | Toledo, OH 43604

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October

18

Women: Reclaiming Our Health!

Posted Oct 18th, 2012 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Join several community organizations for an evening program at Main Library, 325 Michigan St., on how women can live healthier lifestyles. The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library has partnered with Fabulously Fit ™ , The Toledo Chapter of The Links, Inc., Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio, Inc., N-Sync, LLC, and the University of Toledo’s […]

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

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October

18

Jumping Pumpkins at the Toledo Zoo October 27-28

Posted Oct 18th, 2012 by Andi Norman  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

“What do you do with all those pumpkins?” It’s a question the Toledo Zoo hears each year after the fall-time fun of Pumpkin Path and Little Boo. The answer is simple: the pumpkins provide enriching experiences for many Zoo animals on Saturday and Sunday, October 27 – 28! It’s called Jumping Pumpkins, and it’s a […]

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Andi Norman - Toledo Zoo | Toledo, OH

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