Archive for October, 2015

October

30

Lourdes University Offers Veteran’s Day Event

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Helene Sheets  Category: Other

Lourdes University is offering a Veteran’s Day event on Friday, November 11 at 4 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The featured speaker is Col. Craig R. Baker, Commander of the 180th Fighter Wing of the Ohio National Guard at the Toledo Express Airport in Swanton, Ohio. Light refreshments will be […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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October

30

40: The Sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Education, Events, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is proud to announce a special 40th anniversary program observing the anniversary of the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald, a ship considered the largest, strongest, and fastest vessel – then, called the ‘Queen of the Great Lakes.’ The ship sank in a violent storm on Lake Superior on November 10, […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Library | 325 Michigan St. | Toledo, OH

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October

30

The time has finally arrived! The Toledo Zoo is thrilled to announce that three new Tasmanian devils, Nugget, Tatiana and Orchid, are now on exhibit in Tembo Trail. Tasmanian devils (Sarcophilus harrissi) are the largest living carnivorous marsupial and found in the wild only on the island of Tasmania. They are black all over with […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo

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October

30

Celebrate Christmas with the Academy Brass Quintet and Epworth’s Chancel Choir performing “Carols with Music Written for the Canadian Brass and Choir”. This free public concert is Wednesday, December 2nd, at 7pm in the Sanctuary. This concert is a great family event to kick off the Christmas Season. Visit Epworth.com for additional information.

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Nancy - Epworth United Methodist Church | 4855 W. Central Ave. | Toledo, OH 43615

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October

30

Open House November 5th 530pm-8pm at Athena Career Academy

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Nicole Hopkins  Category: Education

Join Athena Career Academy on Thursday, November 5th from 530-8pm for a fun evening and an opportunity to learn more about our programs at their Open House! You will have a chance to learn more about financial aid programs, get an overview of what each program entails, enjoy refreshments and snacks, and even have a […]

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Nicole Hopkins - Athena Career Academy | 5203 Airport Highway | Toledo, OH 43615

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October

30

Greece Uncorked! November 7, 2015, Greek food, wine & more!

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Kelly Yakumithis  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly Yakumithis, Greece Uncorked! Chair 419.205.1014 * greeceuncorked@gmail.com Greece Uncorked! set for November 7 Cultural event to benefit four local charities, and one national charity. Toledo, Ohio (October 16, 2015) – Get ready for an evening of Greek food, drinks and entertainment at the second annual Greece Uncorked! Greece Uncorked!, organized […]

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Kelly Yakumithis - Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, OH 43604

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October

30

Concert: The Moody Flutes

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Beth Irwin  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Epworth United Methodist Church hosts the first free public concert in our annual Artist Series on Sunday, November 15: The Moody Flutes. The concert begins at 3pm in the church sanctuary. The music of the Moody Flutes ensemble will take you all over the world, exploring musical styles from America, Spain, Ireland and Scotland, and […]

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Beth Irwin - Epworth United Methodist Church | 4855 W. Central Ave. | Toledo, OH 43615

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October

30

Bikers of Northwest Ohio 26th Annual Toy Run

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Susie Ybarra  Category: Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

Fire up the hog for a ride for the kids! Join the Bikers of Northwest Ohio as they ride through Toledo, having fun while raising money to give toys to kids in our area! Check-In : 10:00 a.m. – noon at Toledo Speedway $10 rider entry fee (Cash vs. toy donations are greatly appreciated!) Includes […]

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Susie Ybarra - Harbor | 4334 Secor Rd | Toledo, OH 43607

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October

30

Scott’s Second Chance B4 Christmas

Posted Oct 30th, 2015 by Denisee Gaston  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Gospel Musical Play “Scott’s Second Chance B4 Christmas”. Loosely based on a “Christmas Carol”, this story tells of a very selfish soul by the name of “Scott”. He’s successful, wealthy, but just down right mean and no good. Scott has a great nephew by the name of “Joe”. Joe is just the opposite of […]

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Denisee Gaston - Dramatically Inspired Works LLC | Toledo, OH 43615

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October

26

Open House Planned at East Toledo Heartbeat Office

Posted Oct 26th, 2015 by Pat Todak  Category: Community Interest, Events

Heartbeat of Toledo is hosting an Open House at its new East Toledo Prenatal and Parenting Center on Thursday, November 5, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. The office is located at 101 Main Street, Suite 2, in the historic Weber Block Building. Refreshments will be served and a free gift will be given to […]

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Pat Todak - Heartbeat of Toledo | 4041 W. Sylvania Ave., Suite LL4 | Toledo, OH 43623

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October

26

Zoo Says, Thanks A Million!

Posted Oct 26th, 2015 by Andi Norman  Category: Community Interest, General News, Toledo.com

The Toledo Zoo welcomed its one millionth visitor for 2015 today, Monday, October 26. Mr. Scott Hayes and his two children of Ypsilanti, Michigan were greeted at the Anthony Wayne Trail admission gate and presented with a wonderful gift package compliments of the Zoo and our community partners. Mr. Hayes along with his two children […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo

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October

26

Haunted Collingwood Presents Assault Your Senses

Posted Oct 26th, 2015 by Lexi Staples  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Assault your Senses is a horror driven haunted attraction in the Old West End of Toledo Ohio – featuring 2 levels, multiple terrifying rooms, and 12+ actors directly from your worst fears. You will experience realistic detailing and scenes that are sure to make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up. The […]

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Lexi Staples - Collingwood Arts Center | 2413 Collingwood Blvd. | Toledo, OH 43623

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October

26

Free CPR Classes at Josina Lott R&CS

Posted Oct 26th, 2015 by Tonda Wiles Koszycki  Category: Health

Research shows that chest compressions are critical to survival. Learn how to save a life for free and in just a mere half hour. Join Red Cross professional, Peggy Holewinski for a free and easy hands only CPR class. Classes run from 10:00am to 1:00pm and start on the hour. Free and open to the […]

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Tonda Wiles Koszycki - Josina Lott Residential & Community Services | 120 S. Holland Sylvania RD | Toledo, OH 43615

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October

26

Oasis Restaurant & Delivery Announces Season of Giving

Posted Oct 26th, 2015 by Brian J Roush  Category: General News

It is a very exciting time with all the community involvement. Join us!

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Brian J Roush - The Oasis Restaurant & Delivery | Toledo, OH 43612

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October

21

Images may hold underlying messages – if you just know how to read them. The Toledo Museum of Art will help viewers learn to decode such messages with a new series of free visual language classes that begin Saturday, Nov. 7. The Museum offered similar classes in June, July and August and has brought the […]

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Teri Sharp - Toledo Museum of Art

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October

21

“The Gift of Bees” Focus of S.A.V.E. Lecture

Posted Oct 21st, 2015 by Helene Sheets  Category: Community Interest, Events

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents Tony Siebeneck aka “The Bee Man,” on Tuesday, November 10, from 7:30 – 9 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The lecture titled “Nature’s Food: The Gift of Bees” is free and open to the public. Topics covered by […]

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Helene Sheets

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October

21

Library Observes National Friends of Libraries Week

Posted Oct 21st, 2015 by Rhonda Sewell  Category: Community Interest

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library will spend the entire week of October 18-24, 2015, celebrating its Friends of the Library (FOL) group as part of the 10th Annual celebration of National Friends of Libraries Week. The Friends of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library was established in 1979 and has raised funds for the Library over […]

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Rhonda Sewell - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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October

21

Grand Rapids, Ohio Christmas Open House

Posted Oct 21st, 2015 by Karen Secory  Category: Arts & Entertainment

A must do event for the whole family! There will be music and entertainment, tempting restaurants, shopping at the unique gift shops and boutiques, ice sculpting, horse drawn carriage rides, Father Christmas, activities for the children, and so much more!

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Karen Secory - Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce | Downtown | Grand Rapids, OH

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October

21

Epworth Trunk-or-Treat & Holy Smoke BBQ 10/25

Posted Oct 21st, 2015 by Tami Norris  Category: Community Interest, Events

Epworth’s Trunk-or-Treat & Holy Smoke BBQ is Sunday, October 25! TRUNK-OR-TREAT will go from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. and is FREE to the entire community! Be sure to wear your costumes and be ready to Trunk-or-Treat for candy. We’ll have games to play, and you’ll be able to visit the Spooky Truck sponsored by SWAT. […]

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Tami Norris - Epworth UMC | 4855 W. Central Avenue | Toledo, OH 43615

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October

21

America's Best Hope Conference

Posted Oct 21st, 2015 by Jim lange  Category: Business, Education, Events

Friday, November 13th, 2015 8am-4pm Cedar Creek Church, West Toledo Campus 2600 West Sylvania Ave Toledo, OH 43613 Register at www.americasbesthope.org 2015 Speakers • Donnie Smith- CEO / Tyson Foods • Steve Green- President/ Hobby Lobby • Dina Dwyer Owens- Chair/The Dwyer Group (Featured on Under Cover Boss) • Lee Strobel- Author • Gabe Lyons- […]

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Jim lange - Truth At Work, OH

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