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April

7

It’s a Girl!

Posted Apr 7th, 2017 by Shayla Moriarty  Category: Community Interest, General News, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, Ohio — No tall tales here. The Toledo Zoo has some big news to share… Please join us in welcoming to the world a new female Masai giraffe, born in the evening hours of Monday, April 3. The new female, namedKipenzi which means beloved or precious one in Swahli, weighs 130 pounds and stands […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo and Aquarium

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April

3

March for Science

Posted Apr 3rd, 2017 by Sarah Kurfis  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

The March for Science Toledo is pleased to announce our schedule for April 22, 2017. The rally will start at 10am at International Park. The march will begin at 11am. We will be marching to Imagination Station where there will be a series of teach-in events from 11:30am – 2pm. The March for Science is […]

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Sarah Kurfis - March for Science Toledo

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April

3

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Matt Lentz 419/214-4809 What: An Iliad- A modern-day retelling of Homer’s classic epic. A lone storyteller is destined to conjure-up the frightfully relevant tale of war once again. But this time, the battles of ancient Troy and the modern world collide in a captivating theatrical experience. Whom: Toledo’s Paul Causman to Reprise […]

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Paul Causman - Valentine Theatre | 410 Adams St. | Toledo, OH

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March

28

Avid walleye anglers are invited to enjoy great fishing while competing for money and prizes at the upcoming Bass Pro Shops Rossford Walleye Roundup and Festival, the newest tournament to hit the Maumee River and Lake Erie. The two-day tournament scheduled for April 1-2, 2017, will be held at Bass Pro Shops and the Rossford […]

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Catharine Harned - Rossford Convention & Visitors Bureau | 1001 Dixie Hwy., Suite D | Rossford, OH 43460

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March

19

TOLEDO, Ohio — The Toledo Zoo & Aquarium was recently honored by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife with the 2017 Wildlife Diversity Conservation Award. The award was presented to Zoo representatives, director of conservation and research, Kent Bekker, Wild Toledo coordinator, Ryan Walsh and conservation biologist, Matt Cross, at the Wildlife […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo and Aquarium

Shayla.moriarty@toledozoo.org | 419-385-5721 ext. 2155 No Comments »

 

March

16

Grab your sneakers and fetch a furry friend for the Toledo Area Humane Society’s 32nd Annual Bark in the Park! This pet friendly walk is a great way to get your family and friends outside for a fun afternoon at TAHS right here in Maumee. There will be games for kids and pups alike, great […]

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Jessica LaValley - Toledo Area Humane Society | 827 Illinois Avenue

| 419-891-0705 No Comments »

 

March

16

Carlos’ Poco Loco Grand Opening Celebration & Fundraiser

Posted Mar 16th, 2017 by Angi LaGreca  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Carlos’ Poco Loco Grand Opening Celebration and Fundraiser will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 from 5 pm until 11 pm. This new cantina in Uptown Toledo will feature Mexican and Cuban food specialties, a lunch buffet, as well as late night menu and live music. There will be a $5 per person cover […]

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Angi LaGreca - Carlos' Poco Loco | 1809 Adams St | Toledo, OH 43604

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March

16

Yoga Therapy for Adults, Teens and Kids

Posted Mar 16th, 2017 by Jessi Farley  Category: Health, Toledo.com

A growing body of research supports the therapeutic benefits of yoga. Yoga Therapy empowers students by developing their strength and skills to deal with issues such as Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Eating Disorders, Life Events and PTSD in a safe and accepting environment. Jessi Farley is a licensed professional counselor and an experienced […]

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Jessi Farley - Evolution Counseling and Yoga | 29101 Hufford Rd | Perrysburg, OH 43551

jessi@evolutioncounselingandyoga.com | 419-575-1978 No Comments »

 

March

16

PRIZM Creative Community presents a special Exhibition about the history of art in NW OHIO, during it’s 11th Annual Art-A-Fair exhibit. “BREAKING GROUND: A Retrospective of Progress,” will open on Sat. March the 25th with a reception from 3-6 pm at the 5/3 Building at One Seagate (550 N. Summit St.) and remain on display […]

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Annette Jensen - PRIZM Creative Community | 26155 Edinborough Cir. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

prizm@bex.net | 4192622775 No Comments »

 

March

12

5th Annual Tree City Film Festival

Posted Mar 12th, 2017 by Jennifer Archer  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Sylvania Community Arts Commission 5th Annual Tree City Film Festival Weekend The 5th Annual Tree City Film Festival is an exciting event set for March 25th and March 26th. This year we are excited to be presenting the Festival at Olander Park in the Nederhouser Community Hall. The Sylvania Community Arts Commission uses this weekend […]

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Jennifer Archer - Sylvania Community Arts Commission | 5725 Main Street | Sylvania, OH 43560

director@sylvaniaarts.org | (419)517-0118 No Comments »

 

March

12

NAOMI Massage Benefit

Posted Mar 12th, 2017 by Sandra Gill  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

A day of pampering, food, fun and fellowship. Visit our exciting and diverse vendor tables. Admission is free. Saturday, March 11, 2017 8:30 – 3PM 5301 Nebraska Ave. Toledo, OH 43615 NAOMI is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing shelter, support and beneficial services for women overcoming alcohol and substance abuse. 100% of the massage […]

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Sandra Gill - NAOMI | 5301 Nebraska Ave. | Toledo, OH 43615

gks910@gmail.com | 419-343-1726 No Comments »

 

March

3

The University of Toledo Department of Music will offer classes in piano and guitar this March as part of its Community Music Program. The Community Music Program (CMP) offers group music lessons in beginning piano for students in first through sixth grade, as well as group guitar lessons for high school students, and piano and […]

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Dr. Jason Stumbo

Jason.Stumbo@utoledo.edu | 419-530-2448 No Comments »

 

March

1

Metroparks of the Toledo Area donated 9,940 lbs. of deer meat this year to Cherry Street Mission Ministries and Holy Trinity Catholic Parish in Assumption to feed the hungry. The venison is from 200 deer culled from two Metroparks, Oak Openings Preserve and Swan Creek Preserve. Since the beginning of the year, Metroparks donated 9,540 […]

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Scott Carpenter - Metroparks of Toledo

| 419-407-9726 No Comments »

 

March

1

Introduction to Zen Buddhism Workshop March 19

Posted Mar 1st, 2017 by Jay Rinsen Weik  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo will host an Introduction to Zen Buddhism Workshop on Sunday, March 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. at 6537 Angola Road, Holland, Ohio 43528. There is no cost to participate, and all are welcome. “This event will enable folks to learn about Zen Buddhism in a relaxed and friendly […]

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Jay Rinsen Weik - Buddhist Temple of Toledo | 6537 Angola Road | Holland, OH 43528

leadershipcouncil@buddhisttempleoftoledo.org | 567-297-0108 No Comments »

 

February

28

Eclipsing the Sun- The Great American Eclipse

Posted Feb 28th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events, Toledo.com

An eclipse of the Sun is a wondrous spectacle, and for the first time in 99 years, a Total Solar Eclipse will sweep across North American this summer. On Monday, August 21, millions of people from Oregon to South Carolina will witness a scene of unimaginable beauty; the Moon completely blocks the Sun, daytime becomes […]

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

planetarium@lourdes.edu | 419-517-8897 No Comments »

 

February

26

Buddhist Temple of Toledo Opens Seminary

Posted Feb 26th, 2017 by Jay Rinsen Weik  Category: Events, Lifestyle, Toledo.com

Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei, Abbot of the Great Heartland Sangha, and Karen Do’on Weik Osho will announce their first-ever class of postulants at Sunday service on March 5. Five postulants will be acknowledged as a part of the Ango Opening Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. at Buddhist Temple of Toledo (6537 Angola Road Holland, Ohio 43528). […]

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Jay Rinsen Weik - Buddhist Temple of Toledo | 6537 Angola Road | Holland, OH 43528

leadershipcouncil@buddhisttempleoftoledo.org | 567-297-0108 No Comments »

 

February

20

Trivia Night

Posted Feb 20th, 2017 by Kayla Lewandowski  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Events, Toledo.com

Do you think you know it all? Prove it! Join us for our second TRIVIA NIGHT on Wednesday, April 5 at the Park Inn Toledo! Doors open at 7 p.m. and trivia starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is a donation of $5 per person at the door, or $3 with a nonperishable food donation! Go […]

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Kayla Lewandowski - Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank | 24 E. Woodruff Ave. | Toledo, OH 43604

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February

20

Aaron Bivins Solo Show

Posted Feb 20th, 2017 by Lindsey  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Aaron Bivins will have a Solo Show in the American Frame Showroom Gallery from Monday March 6 – Friday March 31. There will also be an artist talk and reception on Tuesday March 7 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. Stop in and check out his amazing work!

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

lindseyh@americanframe.com | 419-887-8030 No Comments »

 

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

hsheets@lourdes.edu | 419-824-3965 No Comments »

 

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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