Archive for January, 2016

January

24

Maumee Valley Announces New Head of Upper School for 2016-17

Posted Jan 24th, 2016 by Melissa E. Kuhl  Category: Education

Toledo, OH – Maumee Valley Country Day School is pleased to announce our new Head of Upper School, Brian Oliver. Oliver will serve as the new Head of Upper School beginning July 1, 2016. Brian Oliver comes to MVCDS from the Wakefield School in Linden, VA. He has an MA in science from Wesleyan University […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School

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January

24

Toledo, Ohio – Toledo School for the Arts (TSA) violinists Pilar Athaide-Victor and Cole Habekost are booked for New York City in February to appear with fellow musicians from around the world as part of the Carnegie High School Honors Orchestra. Also from TSA, oboist Isabel Wening was named to the Carnegie High School Honors […]

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Lindsay Williams - Toledo School for the Arts

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January

24

6th Annual Pancake Breakfast to Benefit Special Olympics

Posted Jan 24th, 2016 by Sean Howell  Category: Community Interest

For years, the Free and Accepted Masons of Ohio have been supporters of the Ohio Special Olympics. This year, our lodge is continuing the support of the Ohio Special Olympics by hosting our 6th Annual Pancake Breakfast where all proceeds to benefit the Ohio Special Olympics. We will be serving all-you-can-eat pancakes. Additionally we will […]

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Sean Howell - Damascus Collingwood Masonic Lodge | 5025 Secor Rd | Toledo, OH 43623

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January

24

Detective Keith Dressel Memorial Blood Drive

Posted Jan 24th, 2016 by Diane Miscannon  Category: General Interests

Friday, February 19th, 8:00am to 1:00pm. Toledo Police Patrolman’s Association (TPPA) Hall, 1947 Franklin Ave., Toledo, 43604. Walk-Ins are welcome. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code:KEITHDRESSEL Keith was a life-long blood donor and we continue his legacy in his honor.

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Diane Miscannon - Detective Keith Dressel Memorial Blood Drive | 1947 Franklin Ave. | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

21

February Events at the Toledo Zoo

Posted Jan 21st, 2016 by Andi Norman  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, Ohio – Go wild to stay warm this month with these exciting events happening at your Toledo Zoo. Through February 29 – Online Coupons Need an inexpensive yet incredibly entertaining activity to drive away the winter blahs? The Toledo Zoo is here to help with a half off admission coupon! The coupon is available […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo

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January

21

Elvis Live – LanePark Oregon

Posted Jan 21st, 2016 by Angela R. Swolsky  Category: Community Interest

Please join us Thursday, January 28th for “Elvis Live” starring Greg Jaqua. Doors open at 6:15 for cocktails and hor d’oeuvres with the show starting at 7:00pm. Tickets are $5 to benefit our local military families. Seating is limited, RSVP to Angela at 419-972-2772.

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Angela R. Swolsky - LanePark Oregon | 3450 Seaman Rd | Oregon, OH 43616

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January

21

Maumee Valley Country Day School Scholarship Testing

Posted Jan 21st, 2016 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Education

Students can earn up to $9,000 a year in Scholarships at Maumee Valley Country Day School. Call 419-381-1313×105 for information on how to register for the entrance exam. To become a Founders Scholar, you must apply for the 2016-17 school year and take the entrance exam on Saturday, February 20, 2016, 9:00am-1:00pm. Scholarships are determined […]

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Melissa Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School | 1715 S. Reynolds Rd | Toledo, OH 43614

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January

21

New classes abound at the Depo! Please click this link: http://artsupplydepo.com/workshops/ to see what we’re offering this Winter and throughout the Spring; there’s a little something for everyone. In addition to anatomy drawing, oil painting, acrylic painting, beginners classes, pastels, glass, and collage, we always offer Paint Your Own Pottery in our back studio. Drop-ins […]

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Kate - The Art Supply Depo | 29 South St. Clair Street | Toledo, OH 43610

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January

15

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program has compiled a great lineup of spring lectures and hot topics. The events are held on select Fridays at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Lectures begin at 10 a.m. with refreshments offered at 9:15 a.m. Free for members and first-time members. Hot Topics […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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January

15

Local Government Efficiency Program

Posted Jan 15th, 2016 by Tami Norris  Category: Business, Education

The Local Government Efficiency Program, sponsored by the Ohio Development Services Agency, is designed to help public organizations and agencies innovate, provide better service, and save money. It includes two key components: the OhioLean Boot Camp training program and a grant program to help trained employees implement projects. The next local offering of LeanOhio Boot […]

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Tami Norris - Custom Training Solutions | 22600 SR 34 | Archbold, OH 43502

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January

15

Boy Scout Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Posted Jan 15th, 2016 by Tami Norris  Category: Community Interest

Boy Scout Troop 210 will be hosting a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser to benefit Providence Lutheran Church on January 19, 5-6:30pm at the church. The church is located at the corner of Albon Road and Airport Highway in Springfield Township. Cost: $5 per person, children 3 and under are free.

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Tami Norris - Boy Scout Troop 210

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January

13

Our World Tomorrow: Climate Change & Its Effects

Posted Jan 13th, 2016 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Education

The Maumee Valley Country Day School Global Leadership Program Speaker Series presents “Our World Tomorrow: Climate Change and Its Effects, Threats, and Implications”, a panel discussion featuring local experts. This discussion will be held Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 6:30pm, at the Kasperzak Center, Maumee Valley Country Day School. There will be a reception following the […]

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Melissa Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School | 1715 S. Reynolds Rd | Toledo, OH 43614

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January

12

Community Craft-In at Sylvania’s Olander Park Sunday, January 24—Registration Deadline Extended. WHAT: Community Craft-In WHERE: Nederhouser Community Hall, Olander Park, 6930 Sylvania Ave, Sylvania OH 43560 WHEN: Sunday, January 24, 2016, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. REGISTER ONLINE: at www.SylvaniaArts.org by Friday, January 17, 2016 — space is limited FEE: $30 (Sylvania, Ohio) Sylvania Community Arts Commission […]

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Michelle Atkinson - Sylvania Community Arts Commision

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January

12

New Business Celebrates Opening in West Toledo

Posted Jan 12th, 2016 by Emily Loss  Category: Community Interest

TOLEDO, Ohio – Jan. 11, 2016 – A new business in a familiar location has opened in West Toledo, and a January celebration and ribbon cutting is planned to introduce them to the community. Castillo Funeral Home is located at 1757 Tremainsville Rd., in the previous Gasiorowski-Hanneman Funeral Home. A community open house is scheduled […]

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Emily Loss - Communica 43604

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January

12

Sylvania, OH, January 11, 2016 — The Sylvania Community Arts Commission is happy to announce that registration for participation in the 2016 Tree City Film Festival is now open. We invite you to sign up today for the 50-hour film challenge or register a student to participate in the 3rd annual Shorties U Film Workshop. […]

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Jennifer Archer - Sylvania Community Arts Commission

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January

12

Students will unleash their own brand of creativity when The University of Toledo Department of Theatre & Film hosts the annual 24 Hour Plays, to be presented Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. in the UT Center for Performing Arts Center Theatre. The event is being coordinated by the UT chapter of Alpha Psi […]

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Angela Riddel

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January

11

5th Annual Project PJ

Posted Jan 11th, 2016 by Angi  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Join in on the Seagate Food Bank’s 5th Annual Project PJ event by helping us collect bedtime necessities for families in Northwest Ohio! The concept of Project PJ is to collect pajamas and bedtime essentials (pj’s, slippers, books, stuffed animals, pillowcase, toothbrushes, etc.) from now until February 26th to help our younger neighbors in Northwest […]

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Angi - SeaGate Food Bank | 526 High Street | Toledo, OH 43609

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January

11

MLK – Commemoration Worship Service

Posted Jan 11th, 2016 by Bill Woodruff  Category: Community Interest

A diverse group of church leaders from the Maumee and Greater Toledo area are joining together to put their faith into action and honor the dream of Martin Luther King, Jr. King had a dream of freedom. In a commemoration worship service, January 17 at 4 p.m., the churches will celebrate their freedom to worship […]

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Bill Woodruff - First Presbyterian Chruch | 200 E Broadway St | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

8

Toledo, OHIO— The final numbers are in and 2015 was a banner year for the Toledo Zoo! In fact, over 1.3 million people came to the Zoo this past year. That number surpasses by 50,000 visitors the previous record that was set in 1988 when giant pandas, on loan from China, were on exhibit here. […]

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Andi Norman - Toledo Zoo

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January

8

The University of Toledo Department of Art has invited two guest artists to campus to exhibit their work this month. Holly Branstner and Dan McInnis will also visit with art students and speak about their work in two public lectures (TBA). Branstner’s work will be on display in the Main Gallery January 11 through February […]

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Brian Carpenter | 620 Grove Place | Toledo, OH 43620

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