Archive for the ‘General Interests’ Category

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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May

30

Tim Hortons Camp Day

Posted May 30th, 2016 by Kristin Deuber  Category: Community Interest, Events, General Interests

On Wednesday, June 1, your daily Tim Hortons coffee purchase will help change thousands of lives. One hundred percent of coffee sales at participating Restaurants on Tim Hortons Camp Day will be donated to the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation (THCF) and help provide more than 19,000 kids from low-income families across North America with an […]

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Kristin Deuber - Tim Hortons | Tim Hortons locations | Toledo, OH 43623

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May

16

Maumee, OH – May 14, 2016 – Radio Relay Day is Saturday June 25 – 26, 2016 on the grounds of the Wolcott Heritage Center in Maumee. Members of the Toledo Mobile Radio Association will operate emergency communication equipment designed to be used without the Internet, power grid, or any other infrastructure required by cell […]

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Kevin Rupp - Maumee Valley Historical Society

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May

12

TOLEDO, Ohio — It has been a long winter wait, but the time has finally arrived: The female polar bear cub is now on public exhibit in the Arctic Encounter® at the Toledo Zoo! Staff chose to name the cub, born on December 3, 2015, Hope after Point Hope, Alaska part of the known polar […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo

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May

4

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning Program is pleased to offer “Peace, Justice and Violence: Where Does Faith Fit In?” on Wednesday, May 25 at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. An interfaith dialog with members of the Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event […]

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

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May

4

Father Bacik Lecture: Richard McCormick on Abortion

Posted May 4th, 2016 by Helene Sheets  Category: General Interests

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to offer a four-part Father Jim Bacik Lecture Series on Morality. Each lecture is offered from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The lecture topics are as follows: • Tuesday, May 17: Richard McCormick on Abortion McCormick, born and […]

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

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May

4

Father Bacik Lecture: Bernard Haring on Dangers of Legalism

Posted May 4th, 2016 by Helene Sheets  Category: General Interests

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to offer a four-part Father Jim Bacik Lecture Series on Morality. Each lecture is offered from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The lecture topics are as follows: • Tuesday, May 17: Richard McCormick on Abortion McCormick, born and […]

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

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April

26

TOLEDO, Ohio — Spring has sprung at the Toledo Zoo and primate babies abound! Nine year old, ring-tailed lemur twins, Fresca and Fanta, gave birth to offspring just days apart. Fresca gave birth to twins on March 24 and then Fanta gave birth to a single offspring on April 1. All three are in good […]

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Andi Norman - The Toledo Zoo

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April

26

"Walk a Mile in Her Shoes"

Posted Apr 26th, 2016 by Helene Sheets  Category: Community Interest, Events, General Interests, Toledo.com

Lourdes University is holding a Shoe Drive through April 22 in support of its upcoming “Walk A Mile in Her Shoes” event to raise awareness about sexual assault, rape and gender violence. The actual “Walk” will take place on Tuesday, April 26 at 1 p.m. at Mid-Campus at Brint and McCord Roads. Participants include Lourdes […]

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

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April

20

Beer & Bacon Fest – May 14

Posted Apr 20th, 2016 by Jon Sicotte  Category: General Interests, Toledo.com

The Hungarian Club of Toledo and the Glass City Mashers are hosting the re-branded “Beer & Bacon Fest” event from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Hungarian Club, 224 Paine Ave., in the historic Birmingham Neighborhood of East Toledo. Formerly known as the “Birmingham Beer Fest,” this year’s festival, which attracted nearly […]

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Jon Sicotte - Glass City Mashers | 28220 Simmons Rd | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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