Archive for the ‘Community Interest’ Category

April

25

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce Presents the 2nd Annual “Here We Grow Again” Arbor Day Tree Plant in Sylvania (Tree City USA) at Toledo Memorial Park. The Chamber is “planting roots” of 18 new trees in Toledo Memorial Park in honor of 18 new businesses and organizations that chose to “plant roots” in Sylvania […]

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Michelle Sprott - The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce

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April

25

Market Day 2019 Vendors Promoting Made in the USA

Posted Apr 25th, 2019 by Jamele Perry  Category: Community Interest

Saturday May 11, 2019 – 9am-4pm Local vendors & businesses selling and promoting unique items with Union Made or Made in the USA components. Raffles Food Door prizes and great vendor items Purchase your Mother’s Day gifts. Call 419-473-2854 for more information.

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Jamele Perry - UAW Local 14 Union Label | 5411 Jackman Road | Toledo, OH 43613

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April

25

Art Loop

Posted Apr 25th, 2019 by The Arts Commission  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest, Events

The Loop is Toledo’s signature monthly arts experience. Explore the downtown creative community through self-guided tours of the art, artists, and spaces that inspire a vibrant Toledo. The Loop is a program of The Arts Commission, presented in partnership with the artists and participating venues who make it possible. Art Loop takes place each third […]

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

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April

19

Matt Foss, assistant professor of theatre with The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film, has won a national playwrighting award. His adaptation of ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT is the recipient of the Kennedy Center’s David Mark Cohen National Playwriting Award. The play was performed at the University last November. The award […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo

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April

19

Two Free Plant Exchanges

Posted Apr 19th, 2019 by Tahree Lane  Category: Community Interest

Gardeners can’t wait for the invitation: “Time to Party!” nature beckons each Spring. And few things sweeten the dirt-fest as well as swapping lilacs for lilies and forget-me-nots for forsythia. Crews of volunteer gardeners in Bowling Green and Toledo will host two free plant exchanges just for the love of it. Attendees can take home […]

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Tahree Lane - Plant Exchanges

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April

12

Levis Square Park Improvements

Posted Apr 12th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest, General Interests, General News, Toledo.com

The first phase of improvements to Levis Square Park downtown will begin this weekend by clearing the site for construction. The improvement project will occur in three phases. Phase 1 is funded and will be constructed this summer. It includes replacing sidewalk areas on the east and south sides of the park, adjacent to Riverfront […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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April

9

ProMedica Hospice and Heartland Hospice Care will host Camp Fearless for children and adolescents who have experienced the loss of a loved one. The free bereavement day camp is open for children ages 6 to 16 and features therapeutic activities, arts and crafts and team building exercises led by a team of professional counselors, hospice […]

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Callie Dudek - ProMedica

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April

9

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce proudly announces, “Complete the Street,” a lighting project to complete the entire first block of Main Street in Downtown Sylvania with holiday lights and year-round bubble lights. “Light Up Tree City – Downtown Sylvania Under the Lights,” the original lighting project that was completed in 2017, made a major […]

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Michelle Sprott - Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce

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April

8

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) is proud to host programs designed to make a difference in Toledo and Lucas County. With service programs like Make a Difference, kids in the community are given the space and materials to create items to help those in need. According to Nancy Eames, Youth Services Coordinator, “We’re […]

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Kelsey Cogan - The Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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April

5

There will be a public meeting on the replacement of the Marengo Street Bridge over the Ravine to Delaware Creek (LUC-Marengo St. Bridge, PID 103758), 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, April 22 at Holy Trinity Church, 1825 Glendale Ave. The purpose of this public meeting is to present updated alternatives and discuss the currently proposed […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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April

4

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 17th Annual FREE “Sylvania Spring Expo and Market, Presented by Dave White Chevrolet, Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM at the Sylvania Sports and Exhibition Center at Tam-O-Shanter, 7060 Sylvania Avenue, Sylvania, Ohio. This is one of the largest indoor community events in […]

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Michelle Sprott - Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce

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April

3

For more information: Prevent Blindness, Ohio Affiliate Taylor Elder Phone: 800-301-2020 ext.105 E-mail: taylore@pbohio.org Kingston HealthCare Company and George Rumman Honored at the 2019 People of Vision Award Dinner Program Maumee, OH (March 22, 2019) – Kingston HealthCare Company and George Rumman, President and CEO, were recognized for their outstanding visionary leadership and philanthropic work […]

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Taylor Elder - Ohio Affiliate of Prevent Blindness | 1500 W 3rd Avenue | Columbus, OH 43212

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March

25

The second annual April in Paris-Burg Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra Fundraiser comes again to the Carranor Hunt and Polo Club, 502 E. Second St., Perrysburg, Ohio on Friday, April 5, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm. The event features string and brass ensemble performances by PSO musicians and piano selections by Omaldo Perez, sumptuous grazing stations, a […]

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Karen T. Biscay - Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra | 502 E. Second Street | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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March

21

WHAT: 25th TMACOG Transportation Summit: Air, Road, Rail, and Water – All Modes Lead to Economic Development WHEN: Friday, March 29, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHERE: Premier Banquet Hall, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd, Toledo WHO: This half-day meeting is attended by elected and appointed officials, transportation planners, and transportation stakeholders. The 2019 Transportation Summit will […]

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Mary Pat McCarthy - Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments

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March

21

With a mile and a half of frontage along the Little Auglaize River, and home to many sensitive species, the 226-acre Little Auglaize Wildlife Reserve is a rare find. The Paulding County property, recently acquired by Black Swamp Conservancy, is one of a few remaining large tracts of unprotected natural habitat in northwest Ohio. The […]

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Julie Pompa - The Black Swamp Conservancy

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March

21

The City of Toledo’s Department of Neighborhood and Business Development is seeking comments on its DRAFT, July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020, One-Year Action Plan to be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The One-Year Action Plan is based on the HUD-approved five-year (2015-2020) consolidated plan submitted by the city […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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March

12

On Monday, March 18, the Sylvania Franciscan Village (SFV) kicks off its 8th annual Have a Heart Restock Drive to supply personal care items to six area outreach pantries: Bethany House, Claver House, Helping Hands of St. Louis, Our Lady of Lourdes Outreach Soup Kitchen, Sylvania Area Family Services and Family House. The drive runs […]

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Laurie Bertke - Sylvania Franciscan Village | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, Ohio 43560

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March

7

2019 City Infrastructure Program Meetings Scheduled

Posted Mar 7th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

The city of Toledo will host six infrastructure program meetings – one in each of the six Council Districts. The meetings will be held as followed: · District 2 6 p.m., March 7 at All Saints Lutheran Church, 5445 Heatherdowns Blvd. · District 3 6 p.m., March 13 at East Toledo Family Center, 1020 Varland […]

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Ignazio Messina

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March

7

15th Annual Spring Craft Show

Posted Mar 7th, 2019 by Mary Jane Perkins  Category: Community Interest, Events

Saturday April 6 10am-3pm Hope United Methodist Church will be hosting this annual show featuring talented crafters from Ohio and Michigan offering an excellent variety of handmade crafts for men, women, and children. You’ll find unique Easter and Mother’s Day gifts at our show…or just pick up something for yourself! Lunch will be available 11-2, […]

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Mary Jane Perkins - Hope United Methodist Church | 4069 W. Sylvania. Ave | Toledo, OH

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March

4

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has appointed John S. Stanley as director of special projects to oversee the Master Plan from design through construction, including project planning, budget development, community engagement, and funding strategies. Stanley will start his new role on March 4. Stanley began his career at TMA in 1979 […]

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Mike Brice - The Toledo Museum of Art

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