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September

17

TOLEDO, Ohio— The Toledo Zoo is pleased to be collaborating with the city of Perrysburg to microchip chickens currently residing within city limits. Toledo Zoo veterinarians will be available on September 30 and October 2 from 9 a.m. to noon (each day) at the building behind Perrysburg’s Municipal Building to implant the microchips. Before the […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo

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September

14

On Thursday, October 12, the Red Cross Club of Lourdes University will host its 4th annual blood drive in honor of alumnus Tim Berta. The blood drive takes place in the Franciscan Center from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lourdes’ Red Cross Club was established in 2014 by social work alumna and then student Megan […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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September

14

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer “Wines of the Southern Hemisphere vs. the World” on Mondays, September 11, 18 and 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. Instructor Nicholas Kubiak is a veteran of the wine industry, Certified Specialist of […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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September

14

Lourdes University hosts Catholic-Muslim Dialogue

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Helene Sheets  Category: Community Interest, Events

Lourdes University is pleased to host the Catholic-Muslim Dialogue: Mary ????: Her Role in the Koran and the Gospels on Thursday, September 21 at 7 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Designed to foster mutual knowledge and understanding, […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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September

14

S.A.V.E. Announces 2017-2018 Public Lecture Series

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Helene Sheets  Category: Community Interest, Events

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) is offering the following free public lectures at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The lectures are offered from 7:30 to 9 p.m., are free and open to the public. Monday, September 11, 2017 The Byrd Polar Project and Climate Studies with […]

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Helene Sheets - The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University

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September

14

Celebrating Our ZOOTeen Program

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Kim Haddix  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, Ohio – Teenagers these days! This phrase is often uttered with a huff of derision, however, at the Toledo Zoo we roar with pride for our teenage volunteers! Toledo Zoo’s ZOOTeen program launched in 1999 with just 16 volunteers. Today, the program boasts more than 440 members, ages 13-17 from throughout northwest Ohio and […]

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Kim Haddix - The Toledo Zoo

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September

14

Lourdes University hosts Catholic-Muslim Dialogue

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

Lourdes University is pleased to host the Catholic-Muslim Dialogue: Mary ????: Her Role in the Koran and the Gospels on Thursday, September 21 at 7 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Designed to foster mutual knowledge and understanding, […]

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

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September

14

St. Paul AME Zion Church Toledo Celebrates Centennial

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by St. Paul AME Zion Church  Category: Community Interest

We cordially invite everyone to celebrate with St. Paul AME Zion Church’s 100th Anniversary Celebration. It’ll be talking place from September 17-24, 2017 at the church. The church is located at 954 Belmont St. in Toledo, OH. Below is the schedule: Sunday, September 17, 2017–Sunday School at 10:00 a.m., followed by morning worship at 11:15 […]

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St. Paul AME Zion Church - St. Paul AME Zion Church | 954 Belmont St. | Toledo, OH 43607

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September

14

Oct 7 Free Toledo Plant Exchange

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Tahree Lane  Category: Community Interest

The autumnal version of the Toledo Plant Exchange will be the morning of Sat. Oct. 7 in the parking garage of the downtown Toledo library. This beautify-Toledo-fest offers all attendees a few free plants, while those who bring plants and gently-used garden items to share can select even more. Fall is an ideal time to […]

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Tahree Lane - Toledo Plant Exchange

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September

14

Lourdes University Offers 5k Terra Cotta Trot

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

On Sunday, October 1, the starting gun goes off at 8 a.m. for the inaugural Lourdes University 5K Terra Cotta Trot. The new event is part of the 2017 Homecoming & Family Weekend events. The start/finish line is on the beautiful Sylvania campus near the Ebeid Recreation Center on the south side of Convent Boulevard. […]

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

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September

14

HSP to Hold ‘1 in 5’ Breakfast Presented by Mercy Health

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Jessica Napier  Category: Community Interest

Tuesday, September 12, 2017; TOLEDO, OHIO – On Monday, November 13, the Homeless Services Partnership (HSP) will host the 1 in 5 Breakfast and Collaboration, presented by Mercy Health. This is the first formal event dedicated to bringing community and business leaders together to share the status and needs of the 1 in 5 in […]

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Jessica Napier - Attend Events, OH

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September

14

Stuff the Shell

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 by Angi LaGreca  Category: Community Interest

The Toledo Rowing Club is partnering with SeaGate Food Bank in an effort to help our community. Please support this cause by bringing deodorant and socks (of all sizes) during the Frogtown Regatta on Sat., Sept. 23rd at International Park from 8am to 4pm. The shell will be located near the volleyball courts next to […]

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

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September

5

Lourdes University 2017 Homecoming & Family Weekend

Posted Sep 5th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

Lourdes U is bringing in the fall semester with a bang this year as our Homecoming and Family Weekend events will be one’s that you don’t want to miss. Beginning on Friday, September 29 through Sunday, October 1, there will be fun filled events taking place all around Lourdes campus that will spread the LU […]

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

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September

5

Silent Witness Project

Posted Sep 5th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

On Monday, October 2nd at the Franciscan center on Lourdes University campus, the Bethany House presents the Silent Witness Project at 7 p.m. A national initiative, the Silent Witness Project honors and memorializes girls and women killed in acts of domestic violence perpetuated by husbands, boyfriends or stalkers. In the past decade, more than 60 […]

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Julian Johnson - Bethany House | 6832 Convent BLVD. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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September

5

"The Sultan and the Saint"

Posted Sep 5th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

The Sylvania Franciscan Village in collaboration with Masjid Saad Foundation offer “The Sultan and the Saint: An Approach to Christian Muslim Dialogue” from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Franciscan Center beginning on October 9th. This six-week series provides small group transformational dialogue that seeks to bring Muslims and Christians together. By nurturing relationships across […]

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Julian Johnson - Sylvania Franciscan Village | 6832 Convent BLVD. | Sylvania, OH

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September

5

Hospice Memorial Service

Posted Sep 5th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest, Events

Come out and support ProMedica Flower Hospital on Sunday, October 15th as they offer their Hospice Memorial Service at 4 p.m. at the Franciscan Center. For more information, call 419-824-8840.

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Julian Johnson - ProMedica Flower Hospital | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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September

5

The Story of the European Witch and Medieval Women

Posted Sep 5th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program presents The Story of the European Witch and Medieval Women at 10 a.m. with Dr. Christine Neufeld, Professor of Literature at Eastern Michigan University. Learn about the rise of the European “witch craze” through medieval and early modern stories, visual arts and historical trial accounts. The lecture is free […]

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

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September

5

Political Forum

Posted Sep 5th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest, Events, General Interests

On Tuesday, October 24th Lourdes University and the Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce are hosting a Political Forum for all Sylvania and Sylvania Township candidates from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Franciscan Center. Candidates are asked to register on the Chamber website: www.sylvaniachamber.org and provide a brief bio. For more information, call 419-882-2135.

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

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August

31

2017 Hockey For Habitat

Posted Aug 31st, 2017 by Claire  Category: Community Interest, Events

Looking to have fun while raising money to build and repair homes in Wood County, Ohio?! Come join us September 30th to watch 8 teams compete for the title of Tournament Champion! There will be food, kids activities, games, auction items and more! Hockey for Habitat is benefiting Habitat for Humanity of Wood County to […]

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Claire - Habitat for Humanity of Wood County | 200 N. Summit St. (P.O. Box 235) | Bowling Green, OH 43402

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August

31

A Message about Charlottesville from the CEO of the YWCA of Northwest Ohio In the wake of the tragic events of Charlottesville, on behalf of the YWCA at Northwest Ohio I send my condolences to the family of Heather Heyer and the other Americans who were physically and mentally injured in the senseless racist violence. […]

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

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