Archive for the ‘General Interests’ Category

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

16

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Posted Jan 16th, 2017 by Tami Norris  Category: General Interests

7th Annual Troop 210 Spaghetti Fundraiser will be held Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Providence Lutheran Church. 5-6:30pm. $5.00 per person (Children 3 and under free) TAKE OUT ALSO AVAILABLE! Proceeds to benefit Providence Lutheran Church.

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Tami Norris - Boy Scout Troop 210 | 8131 Airport Hwy | Holland, OH 43528

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December

19

Drive runs January 9 – 20, 2017 On Monday, January 9, Sylvania Franciscan Village (SFV) kicks off its 6th annual Have a Heart Restock Drive to supply hygiene items to four local outreach centers: Bethany House, Claver House, Helping Hands of St. Louis and Sylvania Area Family Services. Once again focused on supplying toilet tissue […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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December

12

The MVhawksRobotics team traveled to Fargo, ND, for the regional BESTRobotics competition last weekend and attained their strongest finish yet. This is the 3rd time the MVCDS team attended the regionals in their four years of existence. Team mentors Phil Paskvan and Kevin Tolles, took 31 of the 33 member team to the competition over a four […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School

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November

1

What: Art Corner Toledo will host an unveiling of a collaborative art project painted by community artists and incarcerated individuals at Toledo Correctional. The 6’x14’ painting represents physical and psychological barriers created by incarceration, and the possibility for life and beauty to thrive in unexpected places. The unveiling commences the work’s tour public spaces throughout […]

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Emily Numbers - Art Corner Toledo

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October

27

(SYLVANIA, OHIO) – Lourdes University Director of Undergraduate Admissions Shawn T. Bussell is pleased to announce transfer-friendly equivalencies for ITT students. “As a university that has long provided strong undergraduate programs for working adults and transfer students, Lourdes welcomes any former ITT student who wishes to complete his or her bachelor’s degree,” says Mr. Bussell. […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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October

20

Fall Job and Education Fair

Posted Oct 20th, 2016 by Connie Cross  Category: Community Interest, Events, General Interests

The Blade Fall Job and Education Fair is a chance for area companies and schools to make connections with the right people. We hope you can join us at the event. When: Wednesday, October 26, 2016. When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: Parkway Place, 2500 Parkway Plaza, Maumee. Contact: Connie Cross 419-724-7429 Job seekers […]

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Connie Cross - The Toledo Blade

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October

17

Col. Scott E Reed to serve as guest speaker Lourdes University is offering a Veterans Day event on Friday, November 11 at 4 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The featured speaker is Colonel Scott E. Reed, Vice Commander at the 180th Fighter Wing – Toledo Air National Guard Base. Light […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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October

17

Until October 21st: Donate Used Professional Attire at Levis Commons PERRYSBURG, OH – Local job seekers will have the opportunity to receive proper interview attire with the help of Robert Half at Levis Commons. Robert Half, the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm, is an office tenant at Levis Commons, and an active part […]

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- The Town Center at Levis Commons | 3201 Levis Commons Blvd. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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September

8

Maumee Valley and the University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have created a unique partnership that allows high school students to participate in authentic, on-going research within the HOSS program (Health Outcomes and Socioeconomic Sciences) of the Department of Pharmacy Practice. Headed by Dr. Sharrel Pinto, division head of HOSS and director […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School

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September

8

Lake Erie Wing Watch – Celebrate Things With Wings

Posted Sep 8th, 2016 by Rebecca Lewis  Category: General Interests

Joim us on September 17th for a full day celebrating and learning about the winged creatures in our lives. Learn about monarch butterflies, other pollinators, dragonflies, bats, birds, all things winged! The day kicks off with an 11 a.m. program on Monarchs, 1 p.m program about Binoculars, 2 p.m. Park Pals, get active making winged […]

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Rebecca Lewis - Ottawa NWR | 140000 West State Route 2 | Oak Harbor, OH 43449

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August

24

In an effort to encourage and inspire the Polly Fox Academy (www.pollyfox.org) students to actively participate in school and graduate, the Polly Fox Academy board and staff are excited to launch the Head Full of Dream Initiative. The Polly Fox Academy is an alternative school for 7-12 grade pregnant and parenting girls with one common […]

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- The Polly Fox Academy | 1505 Jefferson Ave

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August

24

Metroparks Director Steve Madewell Stepping Down

Posted Aug 24th, 2016 by Steve Madewell  Category: Community Interest, General Interests

After four and a half years, Steve Madewell announced that he will be stepping down as executive director of Metroparks of the Toledo Area. Madewell’s transition occurs following discussions with the Board of Park Commissioners that began late last year and allowed for his oversight and completion of several major projects in the first half […]

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Steve Madewell - Metroparks of the Toledo Area

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July

28

WHAT: Area musicians, who play instruments, are invited to become a part of the Owens Community College concert band during the 2016 – 2017 school year. Membership will include musicians from the community, students, and faculty. Rehearsals are on Monday’s and Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5 p.m. Concerts are preformed both on Campus and at […]

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Jared C. Meade - Owens Community College

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July

5

Toledo Ohio: The National Museum of the Great Lakes announced today the discovery of the schooner Royal Albert in deep water off the southern shore of Lake Ontario near Fair Haven, NY. Shipwreck explorers, Jim Kennard and Roger Pawlowski located the shipwreck utilizing a high resolution side scan sonar system. The Royal Albert sank when […]

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Christopher Gillcrist - The National Museum of the Great Lakes | 1701 Front St. | Toledo

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June

24

Audition Notice for “Monster Makers”

Posted Jun 24th, 2016 by Elizabeth Cottle  Category: Arts & Entertainment, General Interests

The Valentine Theatre is proud to announce auditions for the fall Studio A musical, “Monster Makers,” Saturday, July 9 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Studio A theatre, 410 Adams St., Toledo. Those auditioning should prepare 32 bars of a song that best showcases his/her vocal range (show tunes preferred), and will be asked […]

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Elizabeth Cottle - The Valentine Theatre

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June

21

Next Level Leadership Workshop

Posted Jun 21st, 2016 by Aaron  Category: Education, General Interests

The Next Level Leadership program is a new professional development program for church and parish leaders targeting the unique obstacles and ceilings encountered in the church setting. Church and parish leaders can now sign up for a Next Level Leadership Workshop that runs Monday, August 1 through Thursday, August 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 […]

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Aaron - Lourdes University | 5335 Silica Drive | Sylvania, OH 43560

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June

17

The Town Center at Levis Commons is pleased to present the fifth annual Sand-Tastic! Summer Festival on June 24-25, 2016. Visitors will be amazed as the shopping center comes alive with sand scultpures, chalk art, live music and more. Throughout the two-day festival, a team of sculptors from Ice Creations on Napoleon, Ohio, will build […]

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Allison Schroeder - The Town Center at Levis Commons

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June

16

YMCA Storer Camps Registration Days

Posted Jun 16th, 2016 by Hannah  Category: General Interests

“Registration is open for YMCA Storer Camps summer youth programs serving boys and girls entering grades 2 to 12. Register for overnight camp NOW online at ymcastorercamps.org or call 517-536-8607. Help your kids plug into the outdoors and give them the Best Summer Ever!”

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Hannah - YMCA Storer Camps | 6941 Stony Lake Road | Jackson, MI 49201

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June

13

With the retirement of its chief operating officer, the Toledo Museum of Art is making several staff changes at the executive level. Carol Bintz, who has been with the Museum for 25 years, will retire as chief operating officer on July 1. Three other employees have been promoted and will have some expanded duties formerly […]

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Teri Sharp - Toledo Museum of Art

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