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February

21

Climate Change addressed at S.A.V.E. Lecture

Posted Feb 21st, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents the Honorable George Heartwell, former Mayor of Grand Rapids, MI, on Tuesday, March 14, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The lecture titled “Tween Scylla and Charybdis: Negotiating the Stormy Waters of Climate Change” is […]

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

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February

21

Visual Literacy: The Art of Seeing

Posted Feb 21st, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program presents the lecture “Visual Literacy: The Art of Seeing” featuring Mike Deetsch, Director of Education and Engagement at the Toledo Museum of Art. The lecture is at 10 a.m. with refreshments offered at 9:15 a.m. Free for Lifelong Learning members and first-time visitors. For further details or questions please […]

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

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February

21

Christian Communities in the Holy Land

Posted Feb 21st, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

This month’s Lifelong Learning Hot Topic presented by Lourdes University is “Christian Communities in the Holy Land” featuring author and speaker Jeff Abood. The Hot Topic is at 11:15 a.m. and includes a lunch of soup, sandwiches and dessert. $10 for members; $15 for non-members. We encourage family and friends to come be apart of […]

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

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February

21

The Premiere of “The Sultan and the Saint”

Posted Feb 21st, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

The Sylvania Franciscan Village, the United Muslim Association of Toledo and the Franciscan Action Network are sponsoring the Toledo premiere of the documentary “The Sultan and the Saint” at 4:30 p.m on Sunday, March 19. A reception follows. The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP at: www.SultainSaintToledo.eventbrite.com seats will be limited. […]

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

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February

20

Ohio Skate Maumee/SeaGate Food Bank Project PJ Skating Party

Posted Feb 20th, 2017 by Natalie Mitchell  Category: Community Interest

Ohio Skate Maumee will be sponsoring a community skating party in collaboration with the SeaGate Food Bank Project PJ. Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30-8:30 pm Admission free with donated item from list $1 for skates (if needed) SeaGate Food Bank is collecting: New or gently used: Pajamas Slippers Blankets Pillowcases Books Stuffed Animals New: Toothbrushes […]

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Natalie Mitchell - Ohio Skate Maumee | 1370 Conant Street | Maumee, OH 43537

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February

20

Spring 2017 route updates effective March 19

Posted Feb 20th, 2017 by Steve Atkinson  Category: Community Interest

On Sunday, March 19, 2017, the TARTA spring route schedule will begin. As some routes will be affected by routing and time changes, new timetables and maps are available at TARTA.com/Spring2017 • 2C Sylvania-Centennial/Franklin Park – discontinued and replaced with 6 King Road/City of Sylvania • 3 North/South Crosstown – schedule adjustments on all trips; […]

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Steve Atkinson - TARTA | 1127 W Central Ave | Toledo, OH 43610

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February

6

On Tuesday, February 21, bd’s Mongolian Grill is the site for the 6th Annual Lourdes University Spring Break Mission Trip fundraiser. The event runs from 5 to 8 p.m. at 5001 Monroe Street at the Franklin Park Mall and is offered through Lourdes University’s Department of Campus Ministry and the Linking Interest, Needs and Knowledge […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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February

6

Mayor D. Michael Collins Memorial Blood Drive

Posted Feb 6th, 2017 by Janet Schroeder  Category: Community Interest, Other

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 9am to 3pm TPPA Hall, 1947 Franklin Avenue Mayor D. Michael Collins died two years ago today, on February 6, 2015. To honor the memory of Mayor Collins, Mayor Hicks-Hudson has scheduled a Blood Drive at the Toledo Police Patrolman’s Association at 1947 Franklin Avenue on March 23rd from 9 am […]

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February

6

Solidarity with Muslim Neighbors

Posted Feb 6th, 2017 by Social Justice Subcommittee  Category: Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

Stand in support of NW Ohio’s Muslims, 1-2 p.m. Friday, February 10, to circle Masjid Saad Foundation (5225 West Alexis Road, Sylvania, OH 43560) in peace and prayer.

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Social Justice Subcommittee - Association of U.S. Catholic Priests, Toledo Chapter, OH

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February

6

Women of Toledo Paddle Party

Posted Feb 6th, 2017 by Danielle Reddick  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Come and join the Women of Toledo as they celebrate Presidents Day with a Paddle Auction at Te’kela Mexican Cantina y Cocina at 5147 S. Main St. in Sylvania, Ohio. Paddle (Quarter) Auctions are lots of fun! If you’ve never played, we’ll teach you! You buy paddles and use quarters to bid for items from […]

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Danielle Reddick - Women of Toledo

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January

31

PubCrawl Toledo 2017

Posted Jan 31st, 2017 by Richard Parish  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest, Events

Come have a great time with your friends, the annual TASA PubCrawl, featuring 13 pubs, is opening their doors to you! No cover and beer specials all day. Ride any of 8 buses running in 2 loops around the city. Hop off at you favorite pub and stay as long as you want, then get […]

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Richard Parish - tasa, OH

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January

30

Thousands Of Toys To Be Distributed To Local Organizations

Posted Jan 30th, 2017 by Allison Schroeder  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

PERRYSBURG, OH (January 30, 2017) –Truck loads of toys, countless hours of cleaning and sorting, dozens of volunteers, thousands of dollars in new batteries, and all worth every second and penny for what is to come this Friday, February 3rd. The 7th Annual Play It Forward Used Toy Drive collected a record amount of toys […]

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Allison Schroeder - The Town Center at Levis Commons

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January

30

The City of Toledo and its partners are working to prevent needless gun tragedies by providing a series of educational programs and community conversations about Gun Safety with citizens of all ages. Free gun locks are available at events and no registration is needed. The first educational programs will take place on Tuesday, January 31st […]

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January

26

The Toledo Area Humane Society is happy to announce that they will be hosting the third annual Valentine’s Day Barkery Sale on Saturday, February 11th, from 12-5pm at their shelter in Maumee. This annual bake sale is a fun and delicious way to support animals in need in your community. TAHS volunteers really out do […]

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Jessica LaValley - Toledo Area Humane Society | 827 Illinois Avenue | Maumee

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January

26

The Lourdes University Red Cross Club will offer a Blood Drive on Tuesday, February 7, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. On that day, the Love Your Melon organization is collaborating with the Lourdes University Red Cross Club to provide a special Valentine’s Day gift to […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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January

26

Alliance Française de Toledo Celebrates 50 Years in the Community Beat the Winter Blues, Attend an Amazing Mardi Gras Party For more information or to make reservations visit www.aftoledo.com or call 419-537-9024. Saturday, February 25, 2017 – The Sylvania Country Club – 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM – tickets $50/person Join the fun and bring […]

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Elizabeth - Alliance Francaise de Toledo | 1700 N Reynolds Rd Ste102 | Toledo, OH 43615

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January

24

First Habitat Home Dedication of the 2017 Year

Posted Jan 24th, 2017 by Erin McPartland  Category: Community Interest, General News

Join us in celebration as we dedicate the home built for a Lucas County family by the City of Toledo, Lucas County Land Bank, and Therma-Tru with Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity. Toledo, OH. – The City of Toledo, Department of Neighborhoods and the Lucas County Land Bank have generously supported the building of a […]

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Erin McPartland - Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity | 1310 Conant Street | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

24

Please join us April 30 at 5pm-10pm, for the 22nd Share our Strengths Taste of the Nation. Tickets go on sale January 27th at 12am. Just go to www.toledotaste.org for all your information. It is a black tie event, at the Toledo Club, which begins in the Food and Wine Tent. Over 40 restaurants donate […]

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Marla Schecht - Share our Strength

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January

24

New Kid in Town Here to Make NW Ohio Great Again

Posted Jan 24th, 2017 by Rebecca White  Category: Business, Community Interest

Ohio, [January 23, 2017] – The American Dream-Middle America is all about family, taking pride in helping others, and focusing on the future. The time has come to bring jobs back to NW Ohio and bring back the hope that seems to have gone away. One company is focusing on their promise to help use […]

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Rebecca White - Sany Skincare Inc., OH

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January

19

The Toledo Area Humane Society is proud to announce that they will be receiving several dogs from a recent rescue mission conducted by Humane Society International. These dogs are being saved from the sixth dog meat market in South Korea that HSI has successfully shut down. In a statement from Humane Society International, they said: […]

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Jessica LaValley - Toledo Area Humane Society | 827 Illinois Avenue | Maumee, OH 43537

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