Archive for March 6th, 2018

March

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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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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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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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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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Lifelong Learning announces April & May classes

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: Events

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following April and/or May classes. Unless otherwise stated, the classes are held at various Lourdes University classroom locations, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. To review the entire list of Lifelong Learning spring 2018 classes, visit http://www.lourdes.edu/about-lourdes/outreach/lifelong-learning-program/classes/ or email lifelong@lourdes.edu To register, please call 419-824-3707. […]

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The Arts Commission Announces Completion of Mural

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Nathan Mattimoe  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

As part of a major renovation to their Waterville Store, The Kroger Co. approached The Arts Commission in the fall of 2017 to help coordinate a large mural commission for the vestibule of the store. Bowling Green artist, Gail Christofferson was selected for the commission and created an 8’x20’ mosaic that depicts Waterville’s landmarks and […]

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Toledo Walleye set new sellout record

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Andi Roman  Category: General News, Sports

A new T-Town Hockey milestone was reached on Sunday, as a sold-out crowd packed the Huntington Center to watch the Toledo Walleye defeat Greenville. The game marked the twenty-first sellout, a new Walleye record for sellouts in a single regular season! The previous Walleye record of 20 sellouts was set during the final game of […]

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TOLEDO, OH – TSA students from the classroom of Joy Carson, Stephen Johnston and Leslie Taylor are beginning a collaborative project with QSI Fabrication Inc. to learn more about design and development, while gaining educational experience in CAD (computer-aided design) and welding. This eight-week project will last until late April, resulting in human scale sculptures […]

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Laura Doles - Toledo School for the Arts

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March

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Toledo, OH – Partners in Education, an organization dedicated to enhancing student success through community engagement, is proud to announce a partnership with Family House Shelter, which provides homeless families in crisis with comprehensive housing and services. Throughout February and early March, Partners in Education will bring their All in for Kindergarten series to the […]

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March

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The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is offering fun, hassle-free summer day trips. Travel in comfort without worrying about the details. Prices include all admissions, food, transportation, taxes and tips. To make reservations, call 419-824-3707 or email lifelong@lourdes.edu. Birthplace of Inventions Wednesday, June 20 Cost: $99 for members; $114 for nonmembers Bus departs from Lourdes […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning Program

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The Kapszukiewicz administration today proposed changes to city boards and commissions. The administration asked Toledo City Council during its agenda review meeting to consider abolishing the Youth Commission. Funding for the Youth Commission executive director salary, which is $62,703 in the proposed 2018 budget, would be shifted to the department of public service. That position […]

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Toledo Botanical Garden Joins Metroparks

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Scott Carpenter  Category: Community Interest, General News, Toledo.com

The City of Toledo, Metroparks Toledo, Toledo Public Schools and the Arts Commission are working together to ensure that Toledo Botanical Garden remains one of the region’s cultural gems. An ordinance introduced by the administration and approved Tuesday by city council transfers ownership of the 60-acre garden and artist village in west Toledo to Metroparks. […]

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Scott Carpenter - Metroparks Toledo

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Mud Hens and Tigers Extend Affiliation

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Andi Roman  Category: Community Interest, General News, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, OH – The Toledo Mud Hens and the Detroit Tigers have extended their player development agreement through the 2020 season, cementing a relationship between these two historic franchises that dates back more than 30 years. Toledo has served as Detroit’s top minor league affiliate since 1987. “We have always had a great working relationship […]

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Yanshan University Performance Troupe to entertain at Lourdes University

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: Events

During its 12-day visit to the Greater Toledo region, the Yanshan University Performance Troupe presents “Whispering Dreams of A Spring Breeze” on Monday, March 19, at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The 14-member troupe’s performance features Chinese dance, music and martial arts. The performance begins at 7 p.m. with […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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Toddler Time Outdoor Exploration

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Education

Join Kelly Milewski, with the Metroparks of Toledo, for an outdoor adventure on the 75+ acre campus of Maumee Valley Country Day School. Make bird feeders, go on nature walks, and learn about trees and flowers. Explore on campus animal homes and watch birds in their natural habitats! The fee is $50 for the 4 […]

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

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Milestones Award Luncheon

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Marla Garner  Category: Community Interest, Events

YWCA of Northwest Ohio is honored to celebrate seven amazing women this year for their outstanding contributions to our community during the 23rd annual Milestones Awards luncheon, held at the Seagate Centre, Wednesday, March 28th from 11:30am – 1:30pm.

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Marla Garner - YWCA of Northwest Ohio | 1018 Jefferson Ave | Toledo, OH 43604

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"Toledo: The Town Where Nothing Happens" by author K. Dickson

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by diane miscannon  Category: Events

Ken Dickson is a native Toledoan who has researched the history of Toledo. He has authored Nothing Personal, Just Business, Prohibition, Murder on Toledo’s Mean Streets and Something for Nothing: Gambling in the Glass City 1910-1952. His current release, “Teasingly Yours, the Queen of Burlesque, Rose La Rose” will be presented on Thursday, March 15th […]

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12 Lourdes students to spend Spring Break in Louisiana

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: Education

On Saturday, March 3, twelve Lourdes students, two employees and one alumnus depart for Thibodaux, Louisiana, for the annual Habitat for Humanity Spring Break Collegiate Challenge. The outreach project is made possible through the Lourdes University Department of Campus Ministry and the Linking Interest, Needs and Knowledge (LINK) student organization. In the past 22 years, […]

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

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Dreams and Visions Art Exhibit

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Dreams and Visions an invitational regional show open to art students in grades K-12 in the N.W. Ohio/S.E. Michigan area. The focus is on original two-and three-dimensional art pieces inspired by the concept of Dreams and Visions. The students were asked to visually represent and […]

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

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2nd Annual NCSW Celebration Planned

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: General Interests

Lourdes University, Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, and Sylvania Franciscan Village plan weeklong celebration of National Catholic Sisters Week National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW) takes place each year from March 8-14. During that week, women religious are honored through various events that instruct, enlighten and bring greater focus to the lives of these incredible […]

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