Archive for March, 2018

March

21

Acclaimed Wildlife Tracker to Visit Oak Openings Region

Posted Mar 21st, 2018 by Ashlee Decker  Category: Events

March 19, 2018 Berkey, Ohio – Join the Oak Openings Green Ribbon Initiative (GRI) and its partners to welcome acclaimed wildlife tracker Susan Morse. Susan has been tracking wildlife since 1977 and is coming to the Oak Openings region May 17-20, 2018 to share her wisdom. She is the founder of Keeping Track® (www.keepingtrack.org), an […]

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Ashlee Decker - The Green Ribbon Initiative | 10001 W Central Ave | Sylvania, OH 43560

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March

20

The Glass City Balloon Race has grown tremendously over the past two years. From its inception in Maumee, to the incredible success in Perrysburg, and now on to the City of Rossford, this Annual event is one to mark on the calendar. With a new partnership between the Glass City Balloon Race, Hollywood Casino, and […]

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Jake Tyler - Balloons Over Toledo, LLC

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March

20

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) announced today the launch of a dedicated enterprise focused on the delivery of its visual literacy curriculum for industrial applications. The Center of Visual Expertise (COVE) is born from a core competency of TMA: using its collection to teach visual literacy. TMA has demonstrated success in […]

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Stephanie Elton - The Toledo Museum of Art

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March

20

Estar Cohen, of the Estar Cohen Project and a 2015 alumna of the University of Toledo Music Department, is one of 15 recipients of The ASCAP Foundation’s 2018 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards. The program, which was established in 2002 to encourage young gifted jazz composers up to the age of 30, is named […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo

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March

20

A Special Tea Service for “Women Who Made a Difference”

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: Events, Toledo.com

In recognition of Women’s History Month, Lourdes University Student Life is presenting the “Women Who Made a Difference Tea” on Tuesday, March 27, at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Tea service is from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. and includes tea and hors d’oeuvres. “The tea allows Lourdes University students, faculty and […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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March

20

Toledo Zoo Announces New Partnership

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Shayla Moriarty  Category: Community Interest, General News

TOLEDO, Ohio — Toledo Zoo and ProMedica are exemplifying the old adage that together everyone achieves more through their new partnership to renovate the Zoo’s 80+ year old Museum of Science. Today, the two organizations will announce the details of the new partnership to re-open the WPA-era building in the spring of 2019 as a […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo

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March

20

MallStars Easter Eggstravaganza

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Casey Pogan  Category: Events

Pet cuddly bunnies, enjoy face painting, crafts, capture precious photos with the Easter Bunny and much more at our Easter Eggstravaganza! March 26 – 30 10:00 am – 12 noon (Daily) Join a Basketful of Egg-citing Easter Fun Franklin Park Mall is the place to see furry friends, enjoy egg-stra special crafts and more during […]

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Casey Pogan - Franklin Park Mall | 5001 Monroe St | Toledo, OH 43623

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March

20

An Evening with Author & Peace Activist Father John Dear

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: Events, Toledo.com

The Sylvania Franciscan Village invites individuals to attend “They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace & Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change” with Father John Dear on Tuesday, April 10 at 7 p.m. at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Fr. John Dear will go in detail about his book […]

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

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March

20

Lourdes University appoints new VP for Advancement

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: General News

Lourdes University President Mary Ann Gawelek is pleased to announce the appointment of Vicki J. Stouffer, CFRE, as Lourdes University’s new Vice President for Institutional Advancement. In this Cabinet-level role, Ms. Stouffer is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive program that includes donor identification and cultivation, major gifts, external relations, planned giving and more. […]

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

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March

20

Sew Simple Session

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Autumn  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Attached is the flyer for an upcoming sewing class, beginning April 3, 2018 and ending May 24, 2018. All ages and genders are welcome.

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Autumn - Autumn Gineen, OH

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March

20

The Diviners Play

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events

Maumee Valley’s Drama department will present four performances of The Diviners by Jim Leonard Jr., in the round, with the audience on all sides at their Millhon Auditorium. Show dates are: Thursday, April 19, Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, April 22 at 4:00 pm. Tickets are $8 for […]

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

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March

20

U of M, Jim Harbaugh to Speak in Toledo

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Jen Skeldon  Category: Events

Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (ABLE), Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO) and The Toledo Bar Association will welcome Toledo-born and legal assistance advocate, University of Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh to serve as the 2018 Access to Justice Awards Dinner keynote speaker. The event is scheduled for Thursday, May 10, 2018, at SeaGate […]

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Jen Skeldon - ABLE and LAWO | 525 Jefferson Ave | Toledo, OH 43604

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March

20

The Mix Beacon

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by The Arts Commission  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events, Toledo.com

The Arts Commission welcomes you to its spring fundraiser, The Mix BEACON. This year we celebrate in one of Toledo’s historic downtown spaces, Fort Industry Square, the site of the very first Mix (The Original Mix) event in 2005. Guests will have the opportunity to experience the unique spaces of Fort Industry for the first […]

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The Arts Commission - The Arts Commission | 1838 Parkwood Boulevard | Toledo, OH 43604

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March

20

To better accommodate the busy schedules of participating non-profit organizations, the Appold Planetarium and Lourdes University have moved their scheduled free planetarium show & hands-on activities for “Love the Earth Day” celebration to Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 1 to 5 p.m  Participating organizations ·       Toledo Zoo ·       Imagination Station ·       Metroparks Toledo ·       Keep Toledo/Lucas County Beautiful   “Families […]

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

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March

20

TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Education

The third annual TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool will take place on Friday, April 14, 2017, at Maumee Valley Country Day School from 9 am – 2 pm. This is a local event organized by Maumee Valley students and licensed by TED, and will feature local student voices and TED Talks videos. There will be a variety of high […]

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

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March

20

The Glass City Natural Hair Symposium Spring 2018

Posted Mar 20th, 2018 by Megan Davis  Category: Lifestyle

Toledo, OH- The Glass City Natural Hair Symposium is an event for ladies and gentlemen in every stage of their journey to come together to become inspired and empowered by the speakers and one another, and to support local small, primarily, women-owned businesses in a vendor marketplace. Set for April 28th from 10am-3pm at the […]

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Megan Davis - The Kitchen Salon

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March

6

Catholic Charities Hosts March 24 Northwest Ohio Relay For Life

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Deborah Boyce  Category: Events, Toledo.com

TOLEDO—The Diocese of Toledo’s Chapter of Northwest Ohio Life Runners is hosting a local Northwest Ohio Relay for Life, in conjunction with the National A-Cross America Relay, on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Individuals of all ages are invited to “Remember the Unborn” (Jeremiah 1:5) by choosing one of 95 segments to walk or run between […]

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Deborah Boyce - The Diocese of Toledo

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March

6

Lourdes University Choirs offer Spring Concert

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Lourdes University Choirs are pleased to present a Spring Concert on Thursday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lourdes University Canticle Center, 5335 Silica Drive, in Sylvania. Free and open to the public, the concert features the Lourdes University Chorale and Lourdes A Capella, directed by Bobby Rue, Vocal Music Director, with Adam […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University

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March

6

Site Selection Magazine ranked Toledo third in the nation for economic development among mid-size cities. The national magazine released its 2017 Governor’s Cup Awards today. Toledo outperformed Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati, according to the magazine. Akron was seventh and Dayton was eighth. “Recognition for Toledo’s business and economic development successes should go to our partners, […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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March

6

Toledo Museum of Art announces two curatorial staff promotions

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Stephanie Elton  Category: Other

TOLEDO, Ohio –The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has promoted two long-serving staff members to new positions in the collections and curatorial departments. In December 2017 Andrea Gardner was named director of collections, and Halona Norton Westbrook was appointed director of curatorial affairs in January 2018. “Andrea Gardner and Halona Norton-Westbrook have proven themselves to […]

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Stephanie Elton - The Toledo Museum of Art | 2445 Monroe Street

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