Archive for March, 2015

March

17

Mother's Day Fundraiser at Bittersweet Farms

Posted Mar 17th, 2015 by Shannon Solt  Category: Community Interest

Bittersweet Farms and Carruth Studio Collaborate for Mother’s Day Fundraiser Bittersweet Farms and Carruth Studio in Waterville will be introducing a Mother’s Day Fundraiser to help raise money to build a women’s home at Bittersweet Farms. The fundraiser will run from March 15 through April 15. During this time, supporters may purchase items from Carruth’s […]

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Shannon Solt - Bittersweet Farms | 12660 Archbold-Whitehouse Road | Whitehouse, OH 43571

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March

17

Northwood Schools to host Teen Magic Sensation and Company

Posted Mar 17th, 2015 by Melissa Portala  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Northwood Elementary schools are trying something new this year. Instead of urging kids to knock on doors hawking candles and cookies, they are hosting an evening of comedy and magic with international teen magic sensation Eli! “This way our community can come together, have fun and make memories,” says Michelle Schwed, PTO chair of this […]

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Melissa Portala - Magic with Eli | 2681 Algonquin Pkwy | Toledo, OH 43606

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March

16

Sea Turtle Arrives at Toledo Zoo

Posted Mar 16th, 2015 by Andi Norman  Category: Community Interest

An injured green sea turtle has found its forever home at the Toledo Zoo, arriving from the Florida Keys based Turtle Hospital just in time for the grand opening of the new Aquarium on Friday, March 27. Weighing about 35 pounds, the turtle is a juvenile — less than 10 years old — and has […]

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Andi Norman - Toledo Zoo | Toledo, OH

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March

16

Lourdes Drama Society presents Annual Festival of One Acts

Posted Mar 16th, 2015 by Helene Sheets  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Lourdes University Drama Society is proud to announce the 8th annual Festival of One Acts on April 17-19 which will feature original works by the winners of the Society’s 2014 One Act Playwriting Competition. The competition garnered international attention with over 140 submissions from across the U.S. and Canada. David Vazdauskas of Brunswick, ME, […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University | Sylvania, OH

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March

16

"Princess Culture and Gender Norms" talk at Way Library

Posted Mar 16th, 2015 by Rose Mills  Category: Education

On Tuesday, March 31st at 7 pm, Way Library, in cooperation with the League of Women Voters of the Perrysburg Area (LWVPA), welcomes Dr. Parama Sarkar for a presentation on gender, advertising, and popular culture. Dr. Sarkar (Ph.D., Michigan State) is an Assistant Professor and specializes in postcolonial literature and culture, South Asian diasporic literature […]

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

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March

16

"Rain Gardens and Rain Barrels" at Way Library

Posted Mar 16th, 2015 by Rose Mills  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Discover rain gardens and their role in storm water management on March 24 at 7:00 p.m. at Way Library. Rain gardens provide habitat for wildlife, absorb more rain water than a traditional lawn while removing pollutants from storm water, and recharge the ground water. Learn how rain gardens, rain barrels and rain chains can enhance […]

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Rose Mills - Way Library | 101 E Indiana Ave | Perrysburg, OH 43351

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March

13

1500+ People to Attend One of Rossford's Biggest Events

Posted Mar 13th, 2015 by Ivan Kovacevic  Category: Arts & Entertainment

More than 1,500 people will convene at the Rossford Business Association’s (RBA) tenth annual Business Fair on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Owens Community College, Student Health and Activities Center (30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg). More than 60 booths will showcase products and services of the businesses and organizations from […]

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Ivan Kovacevic - Rossford Business Association, OH 43460

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March

11

Lung Transplant Fundraiser for Lorin Grimes

Posted Mar 11th, 2015 by Heidi Nafziger  Category: Events

This is a COTA (Children’s Organ Transplant Association) Fundraiser for Lorin Grime’s, who will be turning 14 years old, a benefit to raise money to help with her lung transplant. Please come for a great night out, a chicken dinner will be served from 5PM-8PM, and from 8PM-11PM there will be Poker, Black Jack, 50/50, […]

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Heidi Nafziger - Lorin's Birthday Bash | 300 warner | Walbridge, OH

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March

11

Magic Sensation Eli! performs at the Collingwood Arts Center

Posted Mar 11th, 2015 by Melissa Portala  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Friday the 13th, of March! 7:00 PM / Doors 6:30 International, champion magician, Eli! presents his hilarious comedy magic show. Eli combines magic and illusions with movement and music from the American Song Book to create an unforgettable evening that will entertain young and old alike. Eli has performed across the US and Italy and […]

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Melissa Portala - Magic with Eli

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March

11

The Most Important Conversation You'll Ever Have!

Posted Mar 11th, 2015 by Barb  Category: Community Interest

Hospice of Northwest Ohio and the Advance Care Planning Coalition of Greater Toledo are hosting an evening with respected physician and author Angelo Volandes, MD on April 28 at 7:00 p.m. at Premier Catering, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo. The free, hour-long community event will emphasize the importance of having conversations about your wishes if you […]

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Barb - Hospice of NW Ohio

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March

10

Showcase Sylvania Expo set for March 21st

Posted Mar 10th, 2015 by Laura Glover  Category: Business, Toledo.com

The 2015 FREE “Showcase Sylvania” Business Expo will be held on March 21, 2015 from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM at the Sylvania Sports and Exhibition Center at Tam-O-Shanter, 7060 Sylvania Avenue, Sylvania, Ohio. This is one of the largest in NW Ohio and features representation from OVER 175 area businesses. Last year over 4200 […]

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Laura Glover - Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce | Sylvania, OH

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March

10

Blade Northwest Ohio Spelling Bee to Be Live-Streamed

Posted Mar 10th, 2015 by Annie Cieslukowski  Category: Events

(TOLEDO) – The 2015 Blade Northwest Ohio Championship Spelling Bee will be live-streamed on ESPN3, the Web version cable sports news giant, says Spelling Bee coordinator Paula Emery. “This is the first time it has been covered live, and we’re thrilled to bring the excitement of our Bee into homes all over the world,” she […]

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Annie Cieslukowski - The Blade | 541 N. Superior St. | Toledo, OH 43660

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March

9

Homespun Holiday Art & Craft Show

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Dave Grabarczyk  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The holidays are coming and so is the return of Toledo Craftsman’s Guild fall craft show. The “Homespun Holiday Art & Craft Show” will be held at the Stranahan Great Hall on Heatherdowns Blvd. in Toledo on Saturday, November 7th and Sunday, November 8th. Last year’s show was a huge success, now its back for […]

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Dave Grabarczyk - Toledo Craftsman\'s Guild | 26730 E. Sheringham Rd. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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March

9

Way Public Library continues its Reel Art International and Art Film Series with a free showing of ‘Shine,’ a film which received seven Oscar nominations. Geoffrey Rush won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role as the real-life classical pianist David Helfgott in this compelling biopic. As an exceptionally talented young pianist with a […]

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

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March

9

Spring Festival of Crafts

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Dave Grabarczyk  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Spring is in bloom and so is the annual “Spring Festival of Crafts” show sponsored by the juried members of THE TOLEDO CRAFTSMAN’S GUILD, who are celebrating their 40th anniversary this year in bringing fine hand made crafts to the area. The ever popular “Spring Festival of Crafts” show will be held at the Stranahan […]

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Dave Grabarczyk - Toledo Craftsman\\\'s Guild | 26730 E. Sheringham Rd. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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March

9

March 24 class – The Paleo Approach – What's The Deal?

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Kris Johnson  Category: Health

Weston A. Price Foundation, Toledo Chapter Toledo, Ohio, March 6, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kris Johnson, Toledo Chapter Leader 419-320-2309, kris.johnson@ecunet.org www.WAPFToledo.org Chapter leader, Kris Johnson, M.S. nutrition, announces the upcoming classes in our Healthy Living Series. The Paleo Approach – What’s the Deal? With millions of Americans suffering from all sorts of auto-immune […]

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Kris Johnson - N/A | Ms. | Williston, OH 43468

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March

9

"Mercy Talks" about exercise on March 16 at Way

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Rose Mills  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Way Library welcomes Jessica Hunt, Mercy Physical Therapist, for an interactive educational presentation about the benefits of exercise. Ms. Hunt will provide tips and exercises for maintaining strength and balance, especially for those suffering from arthritis. Find out how to incorporate exercise into your daily routine and learn about the benefits of stretching. This will […]

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

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March

9

Winter Festival of Crafts

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Dave Grabarczyk  Category: Arts & Entertainment

“Winter Festival of Crafts” Franciscan Center/Lourdes College Convent Blvd.; Sylvania, Ohio Complete your holiday shopping and decorating with a purchase of a fine hand made craft item crafted by one of the juried members of THE TOLEDO CRAFTSMAN’S GUILD at their Winter Festival of Crafts show. The beautiful setting of the Franciscan Center on the […]

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Dave Grabarczyk - Toledo Craftsman\'s Guild | 26730 E. Sheringham Rd. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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March

9

Spring Crafters' Showcase

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Dave Grabarczyk  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The juried members of the Toledo Craftsman’s Guild are pleased to announce its annual spring craft show, the “Spring Crafters’ Showcase” to be held on Saturday, April 25th with hours from 10 am to 4 pm. The show will be held at the Tam-O-Shanter, Sylvania Sport and Exhibition Center, 7060 Sylvania Avenue in Sylvania, Ohio. […]

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Dave Grabarczyk - Toledo Craftsman\\\'s Guild | 26730 E. Sheringham Rd. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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March

9

Zen Spring Yoga Retreat

Posted Mar 9th, 2015 by Anne Boyle  Category: Health

Saturday April 18, 2015 from 9AM – 1 PM at Sunrise Park and Banquet Center, 1460 Woodville Road, Milbury, Ohio Multiple yoga sessions from warm up, to intense, to meditative Breakout sessions include the proper use of props, incorporating boxing moves, and power yoga Instructors: Anne Boyle, Patricia DeSandro, Chuck Moreno, Kayla Quick, Mike Zerner […]

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Anne Boyle - Zen in the District | 1700 Canton, Suite 200 | Toledo, OH 43604

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