Archive for May 8th, 2014

May

8

MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN HONOR OF FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Jared Meade  Category: Community Interest

Owens Community College’s Alumni Association is honoring the legacy of Private Stephen Machcinski and Private James Dickman of the Toledo Fire Department for their bravery, courage and service to the community by establishing a new $10,000 scholarship endowment fund in their memory. The Private Stephen Machcinski and Private James Dickman Memorial Scholarship Fund will be […]

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Jared Meade - Owens Community College | Toledo, OH

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May

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Luminations gala brings in $257,000 for student scholarships

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Heather Hoffman  Category: Community Interest

Last Saturday, the Franciscan Center at Lourdes University was glowing with the more than 500 guests who came out to celebrate higher education and raise funds for student scholarships. Honorary Chairs John and Sarah Bates, and Lourdes President David Livingston, PhD, and wife Joan welcomed guests as they arrived. Caroline “Callie” Bunch, a senior majoring […]

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May

8

Frisch’s Big Boy Celebrating! 3rd Annual Frisch’s Founder’s Day Dress like Big Boy, get a Big Boy free! Print your own costume or make your own! Offer valid on May 3, 2014 (dine in only)

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May

8

Bring Mom to the Zoo for a Wild Time This Mother’s Day

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Andi Norman  Category: Community Interest

Show Mom that she is the best by bringing her to the Toledo Zoo for Mother’s Day, sponsored by Mercy. All moms receive free Zoo admission when accompanied by one or more children, only on Sunday, May 11. In addition to Mom’s free admission, your whole family will enjoy live music, animal demonstrations and crafts […]

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May

8

Chrys Peterson Keynotes at Living the Dream Camp for Women

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Karen Shulman  Category: Events

On May 16th from 9 am to 2:30 pm Tiffin University will host Living the Dream Camp for Women. The keynote speaker will be Chrys Peterson, former anchor of WTOL 11 News. Take advantage of one of Chrys’ first public events since leaving prime time and learn what she is dreaming to do next. This […]

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May

8

Springtime at Schedel Gardens

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Dorothy Steedle  Category: Events

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: A SPRINGTIME GARDEN WALK Where: Elmore, Ohio, Walter Ory Park Gazebo When: Saturday, May 10, 2014 What time: 9:00 to 1:00 pm for registration; finish by 4:00 What it is: 10K or 5K walk through the charming town of Elmore, a portion of the Buckeye Trail, and the lovely Schedel Gardens. Admission […]

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Dorothy Steedle - Maumee Valley Volkssporters | 209 Gasner Street | Blissfield, MI 49228

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May

8

Thanks for the Mammories Golf Outing (and Putt Putt)!

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Melissa Cogar  Category: Sports

The fourth annual “Thanks for the Mammories” golf outing organized by Melissa Cogar to benefit the Northwest Ohio Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure will take place at Bedford Hills Golf Club on Saturday, July 12, 2014. The event will include 18 holes of golf with cart, range balls, skins, a 50/50 raffle, […]

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Melissa Cogar - Northwest Ohio affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure | 3100 W. Central Ave., #235 | Toledo, OH 43606

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May

8

Secret Keeper Girl – Crazy Hair Tour

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Cindy Ursell  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Helping Moms Cultivate God-Crazy Tween Girls Dannah Gresh’s All-New Secret Keeper Girl – Crazy Hair Tour May 15, 2014 6:30pm Family Christian Center 1834 E. 2nd St Defiance, OH Hosted by Family Christian Center and YES FM Tickets $15 in advance, available at www.yeshome.com

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May

8

Spring Benefit Banquet

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Cindy Ursell  Category: Community Interest

YES FM will be hosting the Spring Benefit Banquet on May 8 at Genesis Village, 2429 S. Reynolds Rd, Toledo, OH. Doors open at 6pm with Dinner at 6:30pm. Tickets are $25 per person; table reservations for 8 are available for $200. The Featured Speaker will be Jim Lange, along with Comedian Will McDaniel. Jim […]

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May

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Appalachian Trail Adventure chronicled at Way Library

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Rose Mills  Category: Arts & Entertainment

On Wednesday, May 14th at 7 pm, Cheryl “Clinker” McCormick of Sylvania Township will speak about her experience doing a through-hike on the Appalachian Trail. Ms. McCormick began the 2,187 mile, 6-month journey from Georgia to Maine on her 63rd birthday and completed the trek 165 days later. The Appalachian Trail stretches from Georgia to […]

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May

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Palmer Scholarship Recipients Announced

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Teri Sharp  Category: Community Interest

The recipients of the Toledo Museum of Art’s 2014 Palmer Scholarship have been selected. Wesley Brown of Bowling Green and Jennifer Giovannucci of Waterville will share the $8,000 prize to use toward travel expenses related to art study. Brown, a ceramics student at Bowling Green State University, will travel to China to visit the country’s […]

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May

8

80th Annual Smead Luncheon and Alumni Awards Presentation

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Melissa E. Kuhl  Category: Community Interest

Dr. Jim Willey will visit the campus of Maumee Valley Country Day School to receive an award for his distinguished achievements in the field of cancer research. Dr. Willey, a 1970 graduate of Maumee Valley, earned a B.A. in Zoology at the University of Vermont and a M.D. from the Medical College of Ohio, in […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School | Toledo, OH

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May

8

?Volunteers are needed to serve as parenting instructors and patient advocates for the Your First Look East Toledo Women’s located at 101 Main Street, Suite 4, in the historic Weber Block Building. ?A program of Heartbeat of Toledo, the Your First Look East Toledo location is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. […]

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Pat Todak - Heartbeat of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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May

8

Way Public Library and PRIZM sponsor Poetry Workshop

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Annette Jensen  Category: Community Interest

Join local poet and BGSU instructor F. Daniel Rzicznek for a lively discussion of how the shape of poetry has evolved throughout history. The workshop called “Vehicles, Vessels, and Forms for Poetry will be taught on Tuesday, May the 13th from 6:30- 9 p.m. at the Way Public Library, 101 E. Indiana Ave., in Perrysburg. […]

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May

8

Maumee Valley Joins Online Consortium Expands Course

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Melissa E. Kuhl  Category: Community Interest

In an overview meeting of the school’s five year vision plan, Maumee Valley Country Day School announced last week that it will more than double the courses available to its Upper School students through the Hybrid Learning Consortium. The Hybrid Learning Consortium (HLC), founded and directed by The Barstow School in Kansas City, Missouri, is […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School | Toledo, OH

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May

8

Lourdes “Gathering of the Green” to celebrate Irish culture

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Heather Hoffman  Category: Community Interest

As part of its global learning initiative, in 2013 Lourdes University established the Ireland Program which provides an opportunity for students to travel to Tullycross, Ireland, a small island country with a rich and varied history. Students participating in the 5-week summer semester course spend the first 2 weeks in the classroom learning about Irish […]

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Heather Hoffman - Lourdes University | Toledo, OH

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May

8

Toledo Rep seeks directors for 2014-15 season

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Elizabeth Cottle  Category: Community Interest

The Toledo Repertoire Theatre is seeking Mainstage and Edgy Rep production directors for the 2014 – 2015 season. The upcoming season will consist of six Mainstage plays, two Edgy Rep Readings and one Valentine’s Day weekend Special Event. A schedule of the 2014 – 2015 season of productions, as well as synopses of the nine […]

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May

8

Toledo Rep to present ‘Moonglow’ May 8-11

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Elizabeth Cottle  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Special event performance “Moonglow” will be presented at the Toledo Repertoire Theatre Mother’s Day weekend, May 8-11, in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter. A comic-drama written Kim Carney and directed by Paul Causman, the play will feature Madge Levinson as Maxine, a woman at the onset of Alzheimer’s disease who is unwillingly […]

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May

8

Launch Pad's Featured Film Series

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Launch Pad  Category: Community Interest

Launch Pad’s Featured Film Series is pleased to present a screening of “Max Anderson, Private Eye” by local filmmaker Michael DeSanto on Saturday, May 17th at 7:30. The aim of Featured Films is to highlighting talented local film and video makers and provide them with an alternative space to screen they’re work. A single filmmaker […]

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May

8

El Cinco de Mayo de 1862: The day Mexico was born

Posted May 8th, 2014 by Melissa E. Kuhl  Category: Community Interest

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of May 5th, the factory of talavera Uriarte in collaboration with the Universidad de las Americas Puebla, invited 38 artists to create unique pieces of art in talavera, a type of majolica earthenware. The factory of Uriarte was founded in 1824 in Puebla, Mexico. The talavera […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School | Toledo, OH

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