Archive for August, 2015

August

17

Show Your Love for Toledo with Vintage Designs from Thinking Cap 419 TOLEDO August 17 2015 – Toledo Native Chad Scouten introduces Thinking Cap 419, a unique clothing line that celebrates Toledo’s hardscrabble past and undeniable spirit. Scouten, a musician and graphic artist, is the designer and proprietor. He offers vintage threads for men and […]

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Chad Scouten - Thinking Cap Studios, OH 43606

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August

17

ESPN to air Central Catholic vs Cleveland Benedictine

Posted Aug 17th, 2015 by Jamie Orians  Category: Sports

Central Catholic High School’s three-time state champion Fighting Irish football team will open its 2015 season on Saturday, August 29 at 4:00 p.m. against eight-time state champion Cleveland Benedictine Bengals. ESPN U will air this north coast battle live at Central Catholic’s Gallagher Athletic Complex. This Geico ESPN High School Kick-Off Classic game is one […]

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Jamie Orians - Central Catholic High School | 2550 Cherry Street | Toledo, OH 43608

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August

17

PRIZM Creative Community is issuing a Call for Participation to Artist’s and Authors for the second biennial Veteran’s Art Exhibition of Northwest Ohio, called “The Art of Freedom” with sponsorship from Kingston Healthcare Company. The two month exhibit will be on display from November 1, 2015 through January 7, 2016 in the Downstairs Gallery at […]

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Annette Jensen - PRIZM Creative Community, OH 43551

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August

17

Rockwood/Reva May/Rock and Roll – Opens August 20th

Posted Aug 17th, 2015 by Lindsay Williams  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The Gallerie 333 staff of Toledo School for the Arts have coupled an unlikely duo of fine art photographers to bring August visitors an intimate and intense look into all things rock from 1960 to today. John Rockwood began his career in photography after being heavily influenced by the blues resurgence led by British bands […]

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Lindsay Williams - Toledo School for the Arts | 333 14th Street | Toledo, OH 43604

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August

13

The Citizens Committee for the Zoo is proud to announce the co-chairs for the Toledo Zoo’s 2015 Capital Levy Campaign. This year’s levy co-chairs are Fran Anderson, Doni Miller and Bruce Baumhower. The Zoo is seeking a 1 mill renewal levy. This is not a new tax. The levy will generate funds to support construction […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo

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August

13

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University Announces September Events

Posted Aug 13th, 2015 by Helene Sheets  Category: Events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania, is pleased to announce the following events. Wednesday, September 2 A Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Lourdes University Russell J. Ebeid Recreation Center is scheduled at 2 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. Attendees are encouraged to park in the Franciscan Center lot and walk […]

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Helene Sheets - The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania

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August

13

Banners Raised, Exciting Theme Nights and Great Giveaways The Huntington Center is the place to be this winter for all of the fun and excitement of Toledo Walleye hockey! The upcoming season is loaded with exciting theme night promotions, great giveaways, as well as awesome opportunities to hang out with the players on and off […]

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- Toledo Mud Hens | 406 Washington St. Toledo, OH 43604

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August

12

Art Corner Toledo, with administrative funding support from Toledo City Council and Lucas County Commissioners, has organized an opportunity for local artist, Bradley Scherzer, to highlight the work of pet rescue and adoption in the Toledo area by painting a vibrantly colorful mural on the Adams Street facing side of Superior Impressions Printing company at […]

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Rachel Richardson - Art Corner Toledo (ACT), LLC

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August

11

September Offers Three Presentations by Father Jim Bacik

Posted Aug 11th, 2015 by Sr. Janet Doyle  Category: Events

In September, the Sylvania Franciscan Village (SFV) is pleased to offer three events featuring Father Jim Bacik at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. Book Discussions Father Bacik will offer a brief presentation and lead discussions on his latest book Humble Confidence: Spiritual and Pastoral Guidance from Karl Rahner. Cost for […]

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Sr. Janet Doyle - Franciscan Center of Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania

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August

11

After diligently pursuing a case for two years, Toledo Fair Housing Center has achieved a successful result on behalf of a client with a disability. Attempting to rent an apartment with a dog that serves as an assistance animal, a mother and her young daughter were denied a reasonable housing accommodation by Wassef Property Management, […]

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Sarah Jenkins - Toledo Fair Housing Center/NODA | 432 N. Superior Street | Toledo, Ohio 43604

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August

10

Scott’s Commercial Truck is hosting their 3rd Annual Clothing Drive September 25th, 2015 from 11am-4pm at their location on 5930 Benore Road, Toledo. Please bring your new or gently used winter clothing: coats, hats, mittens, gloves, or scarves to keep the less fortunate warm this winter. Refreshments and beverages will be served. They will also […]

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Angi - Scott's Commercial Truck Services | 5930 Benore Rd. | Toledo, OH 43612

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August

10

Holly Hey, a filmmaker and faculty member of The University of Toledo Department of Theatre & Film, will screen one of her films in the internationally recognized Aesthetica Short Film Festival in November. The Aesthetica Film Festival, accredited by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), is a celebration of independent film, and […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo | 2801 W. Bancroft St

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August

10

Fight Hunger Fotball Scrimmage

Posted Aug 10th, 2015 by Angi  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Start High School is teaming up with Seagate Food Bank to fight hunger. This is an open invitation to the Start community and beyond to help fight hunger in Northwest Ohio. Bring a non-perishable food item to the August 21st football scrimmage versus Tiffin Columbian High School and make a donation for a worthwhile cause. […]

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Angi - Start High School | 2010 Tremainesville | Toledo, OH 43613

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August

8

Orangutan Born at the Toledo Zoo

Posted Aug 8th, 2015 by Andi Norman  Category: Community Interest, General News, Toledo.com

The Toledo Zoo is pleased to announce the birth of a male orangutan. Wakil (Wah-keel), whose name means “spokesman” in Indonesian, was born in the early evening hours of Thursday, July 23. Visitors can see baby and mother indoors at the Zoo’s Kingdom of the Apes. Wakil’s parents are Yaz, 37 and Boomer, 25. Yaz […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo | 2 Hippo Way | Toledo, OH 43609

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August

8

The charming Town Center at Levis Commons in Perrysburg, Ohio is transformed into an amazing outdoor art gallery when it hosts the 11th Annual Levis Commons Fine Art Fair on Saturday and Sunday, August 15 and 16. The highly acclaimed, open-air event is presented by the Guild of Artists & Artisans. Admission and parking are […]

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Linda Ashley - Town Center at Levis Commons | Perrysburg, Ohio

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August

8

Oregon Branch Library Closed for Final Renovations

Posted Aug 8th, 2015 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: General Interests

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s Oregon Branch will close its temporary location at the Wynn Center (5224 Bay Shore Rd.) beginning Monday, August 10. The branch is in the final stage of a $3.5 million renovation project that will expand the branch from 15,000 to 18,700 square feet and include new meeting rooms, children’s and […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo-Lucas County Public Library | Toledo, OH 43604

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August

8

Paranormal Tour of the Wolcott House

Posted Aug 8th, 2015 by Kevin Rupp  Category: General Interests, Toledo.com

Take a candlelit night tour of the historic Wolcott House where paranormal events have been documented within its rooms over the years. After seeing a short film on the Wolcott family and their time in Maumee, a docent will take you through the rooms in the historic home and relate the strange happenings that have […]

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Kevin Rupp - Maumee Valley Historical Society | 1035 River Road | Maumee, OH 43537

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August

7

Many famous illusionists and performers are convening in Sandusky as part of Ohio’s first ever Magic Festival, August 14th through the 16th Sandusky, Ohio. August 6, 2015 For the first time ever, an Official Proclamation is being issued declaring “Magic Days in Sandusky”. This is in recognition of the first annual Sandusky Magic Festival, to […]

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JBR - JSB Productions, OH

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August

7

Toledo’s Innovators, Industry, and Immigrants

Posted Aug 7th, 2015 by Kevin Rupp  Category: Education

The Maumee Valley Historical Society is proud to announce its 2015 history lecture series, “Toledo’s Innovators, Industry, and Immigrants.” Speakers include Donna Christian, MA; Larry Michaels, PhD; Barbara Floyd, MA; Renee Jayne, MA; Shirley Green, PhD; Jacqueline Koralewski-Konwinski, MA; and Seamus Metress, PhD. The lectures will take place on Tuesdays at 4:00pm during the months […]

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Kevin Rupp - Maumee Valley Historical Society | 1035 River Road | Maumee, OH 43537

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August

7

Written and composed by Edmund B. Lingan and Timothy Lake When Horton, an agoraphobe, is forced out of his apartment because of a gas leak, he embarks on a strange and hallucinogenic journey involving lawyer-knights, psychic stingrays, a diaper fetishist, and yards and yards of vinyl. Will he ever make it back to his apartment […]

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Phillipe Taylor - Glacity Theater Collective | Toledo, OH

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