Archive for November, 2017

November

15

‘Shark Tank’ Winner to be Newest Packo’s Bun Signer

Posted Nov 15th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General Interests

Not only will Air Force fighter jet mechanic and UT alumni Tom Burden reap the benefits of a recent appearance on ABC TV’s “Shark Tank,” but he’ll also be honored at the famous Tony Packo’s® restaurant with a signed bun hanging on their wall of fame. The signing will take place at 1pm on Thursday, […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com, OH

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November

14

Toledo, Ohio – Today, Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson unveiled the new $150,000 CM Labs Simulator that will train and improve the skill level of all City Heavy Equipment Operators. Using simulators can improve employee productivity and reduce costs. The use of simulators for training lowers equipment fuel costs and reduces wear and tear on expensive […]

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November

14

Genacross-Toledo Campus Designated an Employer of Choice

Posted Nov 14th, 2017 by Kari Bucher  Category: Business

The Genacross Lutheran Services-Toledo Campus, formerly Lutheran Home at Toledo, was named a bronze Employer of Choice by LeadingAge Ohio for 2017-2018. The award recognizes providers of aging services who demonstrate leadership in employee development and engagement and meet stringent workforce development criteria. “We continue to strive to enhance our employees’ work experience as well […]

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Kari Bucher - Genacross Lutheran Services | 2021 N. McCord Road | Toledo, OH 43615

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November

12

Lourdes University offers discussion on homelessness

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Helene Sheets  Category: Education, Events, General Interests, Other

The Lourdes University Department of Education presents “Homelessness: Approaches to Support Students in an Educational Setting” on Thursday, November 30, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. The event is free and open to the public. Expert panelists from Toledo Public Schools, Family House, Leading Families Home, and the […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University

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November

12

Self Defense Class

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: General Interests

Keeping Our Girls Safe offers a Self Defense Class from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Lourdes University Franciscan Center. Established in remembrance of Sierah Joughin, the Keeping Our Girls Safe non-profit organization celebrates her life. For more information about the organization and this event, visit www.kogsafe.com.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

"A Community Celebration of Christmas"

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Clarence Smith Community Chorus presents its annual Christmas Concert “A Community Celebration of Christmas” on Saturday, December 2nd at 6 p.m. The concert will be held on the Lourdes University campus at the state-of-the-art Franciscan Center. Joining the Clarence Smith Community Chorus are Voices of BGSU and The Voices of Harmony of Bowling Green. […]

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

Bread and Roses Too

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The public is invited to the Franciscan Center, on the Lourdes University campus, to attend the FREE premiere of Bread and Roses Too, a documentary about domestic violence and the history of Bethany House at 3 p.m. Founded by the Sisters of St. Francis, Bethany House provides safe, long-term transitional shelter for local victims of […]

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

Auxiliary Luncheon Meeting

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Events

The Lourdes University Auxiliary Luncheon Meeting at 11:30 a.m. features the Lourdes University Chorale. Tickets are $20 per person. Individuals can RSVP with Abbie Hall, Advancement Events Coordinator, at 419-824-3751 or ahall@lourdes.edu.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

Advent Reflection with Father Jim Bacik

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Sylvania Franciscan Village offers an Advent Reflection with Father Jim Bacik on Thursday, December 7th from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Franciscan Center. Tickets are $10 in advance; $15 at the door. For more information or to reserve tickets, contact Elizabeth Reiter at ereiter@sistersosf.org, 419-824-3515 or visit www.sylvaniafranciscanvillage.org.

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Julian Johnson - Sylvania Franciscan Vilage | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

Winter Festival of Crafts

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Events, Toledo.com

The Toledo Craftsman’s Guild presents its annual Winter Festival of Crafts from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pick up those last minute holiday gifts or decorations that will make your holidays bright! For more information, visit www.toledocraftsmansguild.org or call 419-842-1925.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

Vibe Dance Studio Recital

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Vibe Dance Studio presents a Recital at 6 p.m. For more information, contact Heather Saul at 734-497-4534.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

D&D Dance Studio Recital

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The D&D Dance Studio presents a Recital at 5 p.m. on Saturday, December 16th at the Franciscan Center. For more information, call 419-471-0171.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

St. Joseph Christmas Program

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julain Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment

On Tuesday, December 19th at the Franciscan Center, St. Joseph School in Sylvania presents its Christmas Program at 7 p.m. For more information, call 419-882-6670.

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Julain Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

12

St. Elias Concert

Posted Nov 12th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events

Join us on Friday, December 22nd at the state-of-the-art Franciscan Center as The St. Elias Church Choir presents a Concert at 6 p.m. on the Lourdes University campus. For more information, call 419-882-4037.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

9

Dedicated in 1979, Major Ritual was the first major work to be commissioned under Toledo’s One Percent for Art program. This large painted steel sculpture angles sharply upward as if it were forced up through the earth and is a celebration of the birth of Toledo’s One Percent for Art program. Artist Beverly Pepper was […]

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November

9

UberEATS Launches in Toledo Today

Posted Nov 9th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News, Toledo.com

UberEATS Launches in Toledo Today New Standalone App Makes Getting Great Food as Easy as Getting a Ride MEDIA AVAILABILITY UberEATS Toledo General Manager Berry Kennedy will be available for interviews and app demos TODAY ONLY from 2:00-3:00pm at Tony Packo’s (7 S. Superior St). Scott Radel Vice President of Tony Packo’s, will also be […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com, OH

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November

9

MVCDS Global Leadership Program Speaker Series

Posted Nov 9th, 2017 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Education

The Maumee Valley Country Day School Global Leadership Program Speaker Series welcomes Colonel Sue Ann Sandusky, speaking on “Cooperation and Conflict”, Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6:30-7:30pm in the Kasperzak Center, Maumee Valley Country Day School. There will be a reception from 7:30-8:00pm. This is a free event open to the public. Colonel Sue Ann Sandusky […]

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

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November

9

What Can Hypnosis Do For You?

Posted Nov 9th, 2017 by John Szempias  Category: General Interests

November 14th Join John Szempias, CH for “The Truth About Hypnosis” Hypnosis is a normal, natural state of mind that you can use to reduce stress, control pain,conquer fear, and alter unwanted habits. Come and learn about hypnosis and how it can help you and your friends.

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John Szempias - Achieve With Hypnosis | 3454 Oak Alley Ct., Ste 406 | Toledo, OH 43606

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November

6

October Accelerator Grantees Announced

Posted Nov 6th, 2017 by Michelle Carlson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest

TOLEDO, OH – The Arts Commission is pleased to announce the sixth group of recipients of the Accelerator Grant. This program offers financial support with quick turn-around for local individual artists or artist collectives advancing creative projects and thereby advancing their careers. This grant is available on a monthly application cycle, with deadlines posted on […]

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Michelle Carlson - The Arts Commission

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November

5

5th Annual Holiday Hoopla

Posted Nov 5th, 2017 by Diane Ley  Category: Community Interest, Events

Southview Band Boosters invites you to its 5th Annual Holiday Hoopla Event on Saturday, December 2 from 9AM – 2PM at Sylvania Southview High School (7225. W. Sylvania Avenue). We hold a silent/online auction with tons of unique items:  retail & dining gift cards, attraction tickets, household items, crafts, jewelry and more. We will also […]

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Diane Ley - Southview Band Boosters | 7225 W. Sylvania Avenue | Sylvania, OH 43560

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