Archive for the ‘Community Interest’ Category

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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January

19

6th Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Fest

Posted Jan 19th, 2017 by Michele Garcia  Category: Community Interest, Events

Truffles, brownies & fudge – Oh, my! Cookies, cupcakes & candy – OH MY! Come and taste for yourself a buffet of chocolate delights at our 6th Annual Chocolate Lover’s Fest. It will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017, from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Proceeds will benefit Community Christian Academy and Christ Community […]

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Michele Garcia - Christ Community Church | 303 W. 4th Street | Genoa, OH 43430

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January

16

“I Have a Dream” Poetry Slam Honors MLK, Jr.

Posted Jan 16th, 2017 by Sister Barbara Vano  Category: Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

Special guests include Toledo Streets and the Toledo Poetry Museum On Thursday, January 19, Lourdes University offers the “I Have a Dream” Poetry Slam at 5:30 p.m. in the Ebeid Student Center in Russell Ebeid Hall at 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. Attendees can enjoy performances by Lourdes University students and members of the Toledo […]

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Sister Barbara Vano

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January

16

Winter Fleetfest: Funk N’ Stouts

Posted Jan 16th, 2017 by Nalani Petrangelo  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

If you love to get funky and savor a stout, then join us on Saturday, February 18 for Winter Fleetfest: Funk ‘N Stouts. Fleetfest is our signature series at Fleetwood’s Tap Room, to promote locally brewed seasonal beers and to showcase live, local and regional entertainment. Your sudsy selections will feature locally brewed stouts, with […]

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Nalani Petrangelo - Fleetwood's Tap Room | 28 N St Clair St | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

16

2nd Annual Hot Cocoa 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

Posted Jan 16th, 2017 by Connie Torrey  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest, Events

Join us on February 18 at Olander Park in Sylvania, Ohio for the Hot Cocoa Run/Walk. Early bird registration received by 2/8/2017 is $30 and includes a long sleeve tshirt. Registrations after 2/9/207 is $35 and will not be guaranteed a tshirt. Medals for all finishing participants. Race registration begins at 7:30 am with race […]

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Connie Torrey - Sylvania Community Action Team | 4747 N. Holland Sylvania | Sylvania, OH 43560

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January

16

Board members and volunteers of Hannah’s Socks plan to wow attendees with an evening of music, food, drink, silent auction and fundraising. The 6th annual Sole Train event will be held Friday, March 10, 2017 from 7-10 pm at Parkway Place, 2592 Parkway Place, Maumee, OH 43537. Join us for the R&B Motown sound of […]

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Jan Aguilar - Hannah's Socks | 948 Louisiana Ave. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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January

12

TOLEDO, Ohio – It has been said that time spent with cats is never wasted. Toledo Zoo veterinarian and director of animal health and nutrition, Dr. Ric Berlinski would certainly agree. Dr. Berlinski recently returned from his second field experience trip to Kyrgyzstan to study snow leopards with the global wild cat conservation organization, Panthera. […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo

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January

12

We are please to host Owens Community College Student and Faculty Show in our public gallery, located in our showroom at 400 Tomahawk Drive Maumee, within the Arrowhead Business Park. The show will feature works from students in photography, digital media, and fine arts classes as well as work for the faculty who teach these […]

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Lindsey Harrison - American Frame Showroom | 400 Tomahawk Drive | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

11

LEGO & Construction: Build Every Day

Posted Jan 11th, 2017 by Emily Helm  Category: Community Interest, Events

January 21, 10am – 4pm Included with admission Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education is important but, have you ever wondered what careers actually use STEM each day? Imagination Station and the Associated General Contractors of Northwest Ohio are partnering to bring representatives from local trade associations and businesses to the science center to […]

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

10

Girl Power

Posted Jan 10th, 2017 by Emily Helm  Category: Community Interest, Education, Events

Calling all girls in grades 3 – 8 During our 3rd annual STEM career day for girls, Girl Power, you will explore the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields as only girls can – by having interesting discussions, asking challenging questions, getting hands-on and having fun exploring all that these fields have to offer. […]

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

10

Little Scientists Week

Posted Jan 10th, 2017 by Emily Helm  Category: Community Interest, Education, Events

March 7 – 12, 2017 This week is dedicated to our littlest scientists: kindergarten age and younger. Visit Imagination Station, and explore the age-appropriate, EGGstreme activities for our littlest audience, including Naked Eggs, Spinning Eggs, Egg Catch and more! For more information, visit our website.

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

10

Greater Toledo Lego Club Showcase

Posted Jan 10th, 2017 by Emily Helm  Category: Community Interest, Education, Events

January 21, February 4 and 18 1 – 4pm Enthusiastic about LEGO bricks or looking for the best tips to build a perfect structure? Representatives from Greater Toledo Club will be at Imagination Station providing information about how LEGO builders can become involved. Builders will also have the chance to trade building secrets and have […]

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

10

National Engineering Week

Posted Jan 10th, 2017 by Emily Helm  Category: Community Interest, Education

February 20 – 26, 2017 Imagination Station will be OPEN for President’s Day and starting the week off celebrating with National Engineering Week. This year we will be featuring Dowel Construction! Guests will use two tools; dowel rods & rubber bands for this architecture project. Our team teaches you the best rubber banding techniques we […]

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

10

LEGO Brick Architecture: Sky High Science

Posted Jan 10th, 2017 by Emily Helm  Category: Community Interest, Education, Events, Toledo.com

Imagination Station’s Temporary Exhibition Now – April 30 Members: FREE Non-members: $4 Certified LEGO® Professional Adam Reed Tucker has taken over half a million LEGO Bricks and created our latest exhibition. That’s 2,700 pounds of bricks that would stretch 11 miles end to end…this has to be Imagination Station’s biggest temporary exhibition yet! This temporary […]

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

3

TOLEDO, Ohio – Results of Ohio Magazine’s Best of Ohio 2016 Readers’ Poll are in and the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has been voted the Best Art Museum in the state. The poll results echo the Museum’s TripAdvisor ranking as the number one attraction in Toledo. Ohio Magazine readers were asked to rate the […]

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Teri Sharp - The Toledo Museum of Art | 2445 Monroe Street

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January

3

Marketing and Public Relations

Posted Jan 3rd, 2017 by Kelly Schroder  Category: Community Interest, Events

Fighting Heroin Presentations Offered at Toledo Lucas County Public Library Branches TOLEDO, OH- The number of heroin and opioid related drug overdose deaths in counties served by the Lucas County Coroner’s Office has increased from 8 in 2010 to 215 in 2015. Harbor Behavioral Health, with support from the Mental Health and Recovery Services Board […]

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Kelly Schroder - Harbor Behavioral Health, Affiliate of ProMedica | PO Box 8970 | Toledo, OH 43623

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December

22

Toledo, OH – The Art Commission is pleased to announce a staff expansion with the transition of Lindsay Aken, formerly Community Engagement Specialist, to the new role of Creative Placemaking Facilitator and the appointments of Jordan Buschur as Marketing Coordinator and Tanasio Loudermill as Community Engagement Specialist. These changes signal new growth for the organization. […]

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Jordan Buschur - The Arts Commission

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December

22

December 26 – January 31, 2017 Check out these unique structures built by our youngest visitors. Little LEGO Architects, aged 2 – 9, have submitted their LEGO creations and we are putting them on display. From small houses to a 16ft suspension bridge, this display isn’t something you’ll want to miss. All structures will be […]

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Emily Helm - Imagination Station | 1 Discovery Way | Toledo, OH 43604

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December

19

Local business and involved community leader, Dave’s Running Shop, has received the prestigious “50 Best Running Stores in America” award for 2016. Every year, Competitor magazine partners with Running Insight trade magazine to identify the 50 Best Running Stores in America. The award is based on retail environment, shoe-fitting, checkout process, community service, customer nominations, […]

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Clint McCormick - Dave’s Running Shop | 5700 Monroe St. | Sylvania

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