Archive for June, 2013

June

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Way Library will show the recent feature film “Life of Pi” on Tuesday, July 2 at 2:00 p.m. Ang Lee won the Oscar for Best Director for this film in 2013. “Life of Pi” is an adventure story based on the book of the same name and centering on Pi Patel, the son of an […]

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Rose Mills - Way Public Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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June

28

Willy Wonka: The Musical

Posted Jun 28th, 2013 by Sara Skow  Category: Arts & Entertainment

JULY 25, 26 & 27 AT 8:00 PM JULY 26 AT 2:00 PM COLLINGWOOD ARTS CENTER LOIS M. NELSON THEATRE 2413 COLLINGWOOD BLVD. TOLEDO, OHIO 43620 TICKET PRICES: $8.00 FOR STUDENTS AND SENIORS AND $12.00 FOR ADULTS Roald Dahl’s timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to […]

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Sara Skow - The Children's Theatre Workshop | Toledo, OH

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June

28

Toledo Museum of Art Purchases Two Works by Frank Stella

Posted Jun 28th, 2013 by Kelly Fritz Garrow  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Toledo Museum of Art has expanded its holdings of post-World War II American abstract art by acquiring two works by Frank Stella (born 1936), Conway I and La penna di hu. Toledo Museum of Art Director Brian Kennedy said these significant works not only enlarge the Museum’s abstract art collection but also enhance its […]

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Kelly Fritz Garrow - Toledo Museum of Art | Toledo, OH

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June

28

Exhibition featuring UT Arts faculty opens July 11

Posted Jun 28th, 2013 by Angela Riddel  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Group Exhibition July 11-31, 2013 Opening July 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. as part of Art Walk. Secor Gallery, 425 Jefferson Avenue, Toledo, OH Explore and enjoy nearly 30 great Downtown Toledo galleries, studios, businesses, eateries, and more featuring hundreds of artists both local and national. Art Walk is a great way to find […]

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Angela Riddel - THE UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO | Toledo, OH

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June

28

Golf Outing Will Raise Funds for Toledo Soup Kitchen

Posted Jun 28th, 2013 by Andrea Slivka  Category: Community Interest

Helping Hands of St. Louis at 443 Sixth St., Toledo, will host its 10th Annual Golf Outing on Saturday, Aug. 3, at Bedford Hills Golf Club in Temperance, Mich. The event will raise money to benefit Helping Hands ministries, which include a soup kitchen, food pantry and clothing center. The tournament is a four-person scramble, […]

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Andrea Slivka - Catholic Diocese of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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June

28

Free Computer Classes in July

Posted Jun 28th, 2013 by Bradley Meyer  Category: Community Interest

Area residents interested in enhancing their knowledge and skills with computers and the Internet are invited to participate in free continuing education computer classes as Owens Community College and the non-profit Connect Ohio organization announce training opportunities during the month of July. Individuals will be able to attend free computer classes at Goodwill Industries of […]

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Bradley Meyer - Owens Community College | Toledo, OH

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June

28

Exhibit featuring UT Arts faculty opens July 11 (ART WALK)

Posted Jun 28th, 2013 by Angela Riddel  Category: Arts & Entertainment

TRANSCENDING TEXT Group Exhibition July 11-31, 2013 Opening July 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. as part of Art Walk. Secor Gallery, 425 Jefferson Avenue, Toledo, OH Explore and enjoy nearly 30 great Downtown Toledo galleries, studios, businesses, eateries, and more featuring hundreds of artists both local and national. Art Walk is a great way […]

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Angela Riddel - UT College of Communication & the Arts | 2801 W Bancroft St. | Toledo, OH 43606

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June

26

Teen Theatre production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Posted Jun 26th, 2013 by Cyndi Hineline  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Fremont Community Theatre is pleased to present the Teen Theatre production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, a musical with a book by Joseph Fields and Anita Loos, lyrics by Leo Robin, and music by Jule Styne, based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Loos. The musical originally opened on Broadway in 1949, running […]

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

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June

26

Roofer Helps Needy Homeowner through Raze the Roof Contest

Posted Jun 26th, 2013 by Stephanie Brown  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Toledo, Ohio (June 21, 2013) – Toledo roofing company, Arnold’s Home Improvement, has teamed up with the Toledo Mud Hens to give a deserving homeowner a new roof. The ‘Raze the Roof’ contest provides the winner with a free roof, including materials and labor from Arnold’s Home Improvement. “Due to the economy and the terrible […]

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Stephanie Brown - Arnold's Home Improvement | 1770 Tremainsville Rd. | Toledo, OH 43613

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June

21

25th Interfaith Blood Drive & Service this Sat/Sun 6-22/23

Posted Jun 21st, 2013 by Devorah Shulamit  Category: Community Interest

The 25th Interfaith Blood Drive is Saturday/Sunday June 22-23 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Grace Lutheran, 4441 Monroe, Toledo (between Douglas and Secor). All welcome! Free child care, great refreshments, and a time for everyone to come together to save lives. Also, come enjoy a unique Celebration of Life service — music, dance, song, special […]

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Devorah Shulamit - Interfaith Blood Drive, OH

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June

21

Families all across the country are constantly looking for the best child care option. Au Pairs are the nanny alternative. We currently have a few families locally that are taking advantage of this great cultural exchange opportunity. Now, Go Au Pair is pleased to announce that new families hosting an Au Pair in Toledo, OH […]

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June

19

Classic Car Show and Motorcycle Run to Marblehead

Posted Jun 19th, 2013 by Deanna Dunaway  Category: Events

St. Joseph Auxiliary/Little Sisters of the Poor will host their 7th Annual Car Show and Motorcycle Run to Marblehead Lighthouse Saturday, August 10th 9am to 3pm Music, Lunch and $1000 summer raffle winner announced. Please call 419-698-4331 if you are interested in the raffle. Car Show Participants $10 before 8/10 and $12 day of Door […]

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Deanna Dunaway - Little Sisters of the Poor | 930 S. Wynn Rd. | Oregon, OH 43616

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June

18

Zion Lutheran Church Annual Ice Cream Social

Posted Jun 18th, 2013 by Norman Gregory  Category: Arts & Entertainment

ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL Zion Lutheran Church 8307 Memorial Hwy. (Old US 223) Ottawa Lake Michigan Is having our annual Ice Cream Social on Sunday JULY 28, 2013 from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm. Ice Cream with toppings will be served and also chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, and chips. Cost is by […]

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Norman Gregory - Zion Lutheran Church | 8307Memorial Hwy. | Ottawa Lake, MI 49267

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June

17

Toledo Area Business to Business Expo, Wednesday, June 19th

Posted Jun 17th, 2013 by Patrick Good  Category: Business

Local Business Owners and Leaders won’t want to miss this event, scheduled for Wednesday, June 19th from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at The Pinnacle, 1772 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, Ohio. The “Buy Local Movement” is alive and well in the area, supported by events such as this to reinforce and expand the philosophy of […]

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Patrick Good - AdviCoach of NW Ohio | 3413 Manley Rd. | Maumee, OH 43537

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June

14

On Thursday, June 20 at 10:30 a.m., WGTE and Way Library will present clips from the thought-provoking PBS film ‘Henry Ford’ which documents the absorbing life story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century. See how Ford’s automobile forever changed the way we […]

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Rose Mills - Way Public Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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June

14

Way Library invites all Downton Abbey fans to a “high society” tea party on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 p.m. on the library’s lower level. Cathy Kamenca of WGTE will host the lively program which will include tea and assorted finger foods, fun giveaways, trivia, behind-the-scenes clips, and even some Season IV spoilers. Downton Abbey […]

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Rose Mills - Way Public Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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June

12

All Hands on Deck part of Independence Day festivities

Posted Jun 12th, 2013 by Bonnie Blankinship  Category: Community Interest

It’s “All Hands on Deck” at Bowling Green State University for a memorable Independence Day this year. BGSU is calling all community members to the lively, patriotic musical revue. “All Hands on Deck” is part of the city of Bowling Green’s Independence Day celebration. The performance begins at 6 p.m. July 3 in Kobacker Hall […]

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Bonnie Blankinship - Bowling Green State University | Bowling Green, OH

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June

12

Brown Bag Summer Concert Series Up and Running!

Posted Jun 12th, 2013 by Sarah Boisvert  Category: Arts & Entertainment

You know summer has arrived when music can be enjoyed outdoors. With the warm weather, a variety of venues spring to life, and in Toledo, June 5 was the starting date of the Brown Bag Summer Concert Series at the Main Library. The free eight-week concert series goes through July 24 and takes place during […]

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Sarah Boisvert - Steve Wynn

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June

12

Watch it Grow Garden Tour Series at the Toledo Zoo

Posted Jun 12th, 2013 by Andi Norman  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Stroll through the Toledo Zoo’s beautiful gardens and see how they grow, bloom and change throughout the season. A Master Gardener/Zoo horticulturist team will highlight different aspects of gardening each month, along with historical information about the gardens, greenhouses and Conservatory. These 90-minute walking tours, on the third Wednesday of each month, are free with […]

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Andi Norman - Toledo Zoo | Toledo, OH

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June

12

Lucas the Elephant’s Second Birthday Celebration

Posted Jun 12th, 2013 by Andrew Lisa  Category: General News

On June 3, 2011, a 300-pound star was born in the Toledo Zoo. Although not quite at his seven-ton adult potential, Lucas the elephant calf is growing fast and celebrated his second birthday at the beginning of the month. A gaggle of local Lucas lovers joined his mother Renee, his brother Louie, Aunt Twiggie, and […]

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Andrew Lisa - Identified

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