Archive for April, 2013

April

30

Run For The Bulls 5K Race/Walk

Posted Apr 30th, 2013 by Jean Keating  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Come on out to Secor Metropark for a fun filled 5K race/walk with or without your dog. Whether you want a competitive race or simply to get some exercise with your dog, we have an event for you. There will also be plenty of vendors and adoptable dogs from both the Lucas County Dog Warden […]

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Jean Keating - Lucas County Pit Crew | PO Box 351222 | Toledo, OH 43635

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April

30

Friends of Annaka – Fight With Friends Spaghetti Dinner

Posted Apr 30th, 2013 by Lori Kesling  Category: Community Interest

Fight with us! The Friends of Annaka invite you to join us in supporting Annaka Gilmore in her fight against Autoimmune Small Fiber Autonomic Neuropathy. Annaka Gilmore was diagnosed with Autoimmune Small Fiber Automic Neuropathy in July 2012. This condition causes damage to the small nerves that supply sensory feelings which help regulate her heart […]

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Lori Kesling - FRIENDS OF ANNAKA | 461 W. Dussel Drive | Maumee, OH 43537

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April

30

Kickstarter-funded Feature Film to Shoot in Toledo

Posted Apr 30th, 2013 by Brady Kesling  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Toledo-based production company Low Fidelity Productions (http://www.lowfidelityproductions.com) has launched a Kickstarter campaign (http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/lowfidelity/market-correction-a-feature-film) to fund their independent feature film, Market Correction (http://www.marketcorrectionmovie.com), which will be shot here in Toledo. In days where drones are in the headlines, Market Correction is a timely story of the anonymous foot soldiers who, in secret, do the bloody bidding […]

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Brady Kesling - Low Fidelity Productions | Toledo, OH

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April

29

12th Annual Claire’s Day

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Community Interest

The 12th Annual Claire’s Day is a free family book festival – the largest in Northwest Ohio – scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 18 at the Maumee Branch Library, 501 River Rd., Maumee, OH. The featured band is Wilson Lake and the Rock Bass and this year’s title sponsor of […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Claire\'s Day | Toledo, OH

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April

29

Last Saturday, Lourdes’ Franciscan Theatre & Conference Center was glowing with the more than 530 guests who came out to celebrate higher education and raise funds for student scholarships. Honorary Chairs Susan and Allan Block, and Lourdes Interim President Dr. Janet Robinson and husband Dr. Gene Robinson welcomed guests as they arrived. Nicole Cappelletty, a […]

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Heather M. Hoffman - Lourdes University

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April

29

Toledo Rep Announces Upcoming Events

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Steve Burnette  Category: Arts & Entertainment

AUDITIONS ANNOUNCED FOR YOUNG REP’S FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Auditions for Toledo Rep’s Young Rep production of Fiddler on the Roof will be held Saturday, May 4 at 1:00 at the Rep, located at 16 Tenth Street. Directed by Rosie Best, the Young Rep production is open to youth, age 14 to 19. Performances are […]

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Steve Burnette - Toledo Repertoire Theatre

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April

29

BECOMING A WOMAN OF INFLUENCE

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Angie Amburgey  Category: Community Interest

Northwest Ohio community members and Bowling Green State University students will have the opportunity to learn from strong females in leadership roles throughout Ohio at “Women in Leadership: Becoming a Women of Influence.” The sold-out free event, which includes breakfast, lunch and networking, takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in […]

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April

29

BGSU team wins design award for Toledo project

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Bonnie Blankinship  Category: Community Interest

Bowling Green State University faculty and alumni have helped put Toledo “on the map” as it were, and the public can read about their International Design Award-winning efforts in the March issue of HOW magazine. The “You Are Here” project, sponsored by the Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, was among 20 Outstanding Achievement Award winners […]

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Bonnie Blankinship - The “You Are Here” project

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April

29

BGSU offers Summer Music Institute for youth

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Bonnie Blankinship  Category: Community Interest

Bowling Green State University’s College of Musical Arts will offer its annual Summer Music Institute program for junior high and high school students from June 16 through July 3. The Summer Music Institute at BGSU, “Where Music Takes Flight,” offers nine weeklong camps in three sessions that target the needs of young instrumentalists, recording artists […]

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Bonnie Blankinship - Bowling Green State University

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April

29

June 2013 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Kelly Fritz Garrow  Category: Community Interest

Witness to Hunger June 28–Aug. 9, Community Gallery This photographic exhibition illuminates the often unseen stories of those who experience hunger on a daily basis. Community members were led through a series of workshops on how fine art and journalistic photography can communicate powerful messages. Photographed and juried by local residents facing the reality of […]

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Kelly Fritz Garrow - Toledo Museum of Art

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April

29

Project Graduation Food Collection Drive, May 3

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Bradley Meyer  Category: Other

The Owens Community College Alpha Omega Pi Student Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society is encouraging area residents to help in the fight against hunger by donating a canned good as part of an initiative titled “Project Graduation: Feed a Body, Feed a Mind” on Friday, May 3. Donated items, as well […]

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Bradley Meyer - Owens Community College

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April

29

Nautical Archaeology Training Workshop

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Anna M. Kolin  Category: Community Interest

The Great Lakes Historical Society’s Peachman Lake Erie Shipwreck Research Center (GLHS’s PLESRC) and the Maritime Archaeological Survey Team (MAST) will present the 2013 GLHS/MAST Nautical Archaeology Workshop and Training will take place Saturday, April 27, 9am-4pm, at the Maritime Academy, 803 Water Street, Toledo, OH and Sunday, April 28, 9am-3pm, on the Col. James […]

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Anna M. Kolin - The Great Lakes Historical Society

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April

29

Dance! Dance! Dance! @ Your Library

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Community Interest

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is inviting you to put on your dancing shoes and clothes for a fun family program titled Dance! Dance! Dance! scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 4 in the Wintergarden of Main Library, 325 Michigan St. After the performance, the audience will move to the Huntington Meeting […]

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Rhonda Sewell

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April

29

Show Mom a Wildly Fun Time with Mother’s Day at the Zoo

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Andi Norman  Category: Community Interest

Toledo, Ohio— Despite how very hard moms work, they like to have fun, too. This year, on Sunday, May 12, celebrate your marvelous mom with a day at your Toledo Zoo. All moms receive free Zoo admission when accompanied by one or more children only on Sunday, May 12. Free flowers (while supplies last) and […]

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Andi Norman - Toledo Zoo

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April

29

Teen Theatre Auditions Announced in Fremont

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Cynthia Hineline  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Auditions for Fremont Community Teen Theatre’s production of “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” will be held on Sunday, May 5th and Monday, May 6th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Applicants must be ages 13 to 19. They are required to prepare 16 bars of a musical theater vocal selection. “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” is a 1949 Tony Award winning […]

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Cynthia Hineline - Fremont Community Theatre | 1613 Finefrock Rd | Fremont, OH 43420

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April

29

ANNIE the Musical returns to Fremont

Posted Apr 29th, 2013 by Cynthia Hineline  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Leapin’ Lizards! ANNIE is back! ANNIE is about to return to Fremont Community Theatre! The popular musical was first performed at FCT during the 1984-1985 season, again in 2001, and now, under the direction of Mitchell Antesky and musical direction of Cyndi Hineline, will be undergoing a third interpretation on the FCT stage. Inspired by […]

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Cynthia Hineline - Fremont Community Theatre | 1551 Dickinson Street | Fremont, OH 43420

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April

26

5th Annual Motorcycle Ride For Kids' Sake Event

Posted Apr 26th, 2013 by Montina Gordon  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio is hosting it’s 5th Annual Motorcycle Ride For Kids’ Sake event on Saturday, July 20, 2013! Join us at UAW Local 1435 Hall, 29781 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg OH to register at 10:00 a.m., enjoy a lite breakfast treat then be ready to roll out at 11:00 a.m. The […]

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Montina Gordon - Big Brothers Big Sisters of NWOhio | Four SeaGate, Suite 660 | Toledo, OH 43604

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April

26

Vistage Peer Advisory Group Coming to Northwest Ohio

Posted Apr 26th, 2013 by Matt Lauth  Category: Business

Vistage, the world’s leading peer advisory membership organization is coming to Toledo and Northwest Ohio. If you are a chief executive, business owner or president you owe it to yourself to find out more. – Does your company generate $5 million+ in annual revenue and employ at least 25 people? – Are you committed to […]

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Matt Lauth - Vistage International | 1219 W. Main Cross, Suite 201 | Findlay, OH 45840

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April

26

Benefit Toledo Streets with an Awesome Party

Posted Apr 26th, 2013 by Debbie Allen  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Toledo Streets is a paper with a purpose. This Toledo, OH, street paper was founded in 2009 with the intent to benefit those that are (or formerly were) struggling with issues of poverty, and that are working to make a change in their lives. Vendors of the paper enjoy a 75% profit. Contributors to the […]

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Debbie Allen - Reputation.com

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April

26

Project Graduation Food Collection Drive

Posted Apr 26th, 2013 by Bradley Meyer  Category: Community Interest

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – The Owens Community College Alpha Omega Pi Student Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society is encouraging area residents to help in the fight against hunger by donating a canned good as part of an initiative titled “Project Graduation: Feed a Body, Feed a Mind” on Friday, May 3. […]

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Bradley Meyer - Owens Community College | Toledo, OH

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