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February

7

Zuzu African Acrobat Performance

Posted Feb 7th, 2019 by Nicolas Mayta Canalle  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Lourdes University Campus Life presents Zuzu African Acrobats, on February 21 at 5:30pm. Originating in Mombassa, Kenya, the Zuzu African Acrobats have performed in more than 25 countries. Their performances are a blend of circus style acrobatics and popular dance moves, set to both live and taped African Music. $5 per person. For more information, […]

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Nicolas Mayta Canalle - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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February

7

Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser at bd’s Mongolian Grill

Posted Feb 7th, 2019 by Nicolas Mayta Canalle  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Lourdes University’s Department of Campus Ministry and the Linking Interest, Needs and Knowledge (LINK) Student Organization hosts its 8th annual Mission Trips fundraiser Tuesday, February 26, at bd’s Mongolian Grill, 5001 Monroe St, at Franklin Park Mall. The event runs from 5p to 8p. This year’s guest grillers include Lourdes University President Dr. Mary Ann […]

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Nicolas Mayta Canalle - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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February

4

Lourdes University and the Office of Multicultural Services and Diversity presents the annual Black History Month Celebration ‘The Stars Within Us: Black Excellence and the Arts’, with special guest Spoken Word Artist, Ed Mabrey on Thursday, February 28 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Franciscan Center Theater, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. This […]

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Briana A. Peters - Lourdes University

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February

4

TFAS100 Mid-winter Evening “DO” at 20 North Gallery

Posted Feb 4th, 2019 by Condessa Croninger  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Toledo Federation of Art Societies presents free Open House on February 9 Toledo, OH—February 1, 2019. As a member group of the Toledo Federation of Art Societies (TFAS), 20 North Gallery will proudly host the TFAS100 Midwinter Evening “DO,” member meeting and free public open house on February 9, from 6 – 9 p.m. Now […]

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Condessa Croninger - Toledo Federation of Art Societies | 18 N. St. Clair Street | Toledo, OH 43604

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January

30

Blood Drive benefits young patients in local hospitals

Posted Jan 30th, 2019 by Briana Peters  Category: Events, Health, Other, Toledo.com

The Red Cross Club of Lourdes University will host a blood drive from 10:30am to 4:30pm, Monday, February 25, in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. While waiting, those giving blood have the opportunity to create Valentine Greeting Cards. Lourdes University’s Love Your Melon student organization will deliver the Valentine’s Day Cards to […]

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Briana Peters - Lourdes University

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January

30

Lourdes University Alumni Board Presents: Women Together

Posted Jan 30th, 2019 by Briana Peters  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Lourdes University Alumni Board presents their series Women Together, Wednesday, February 20, at the Sylvania Branch Library, 6749 Monroe Street, at 5:30PM. Special guest speaker, Rita N.A. Mansour will present on the topic of Financial Empowerment. This event is open to the public. $15 per person, or $25 to attend and sponsor a Lourdes University […]

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Briana Peters - Lourdes University

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January

30

The Lourdes University Art Department presents Toledo Streets and Scenes: Photography Exhibit and Art Sale on Wednesday, February 6 from 530p to 730p at the Canticle Center, 5335 Silica Dr. in Sylvania. The exhibit features photos taken by vendors of Toledo Streets Newspaper. The event is free and open to the public. Toledo Streets Newspaper […]

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Briana A. Peters - Lourdes University

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January

30

Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, is continuing their long-time relationship with the Toledo Mud Hens to install a new 2,500-square-foot LED video display and two new ribbon boards at Fifth Third Field in Toledo, Ohio. A total of approximately 3,700 square feet of displays using more than 2.2 million LEDs will be installed early […]

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Andi Roman - Toledo Mud Hens

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January

30

Recently, Partners in Education was awarded a $25,000 grant from the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of North American automaker FCA US LLC. The grant will support youth literacy via the Mentors in Toledo Schools program. “Partners in Education is thrilled to be a recipient of a grant from the FCA Foundation. This funding allows […]

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Michelle Klinger - Partners in Education | 1500 N. Superior, Suite 306 | Toledo, Ohio 43604

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January

30

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library System has teamed up with NewsGuard to provide library patrons with a news literacy tool to help them assess the reliability of the news and information websites they see online. For the past two years, the Library has been focused on providing Mozilla’s Web Literacy training to both its […]

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Kelsey Cogan - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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January

25

Burger King on Laskey Road to Hold Grand Reopening (February 2nd)

Posted Jan 25th, 2019 by Paula Gallagher,  Category: Toledo.com

The Burger King restaurant located at 1856 W. Laskey Road, Toledo, Ohio has undergone an extensive interior and exterior remodel and will celebrate its Grand Reopening on Saturday, February 2nd from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. The public is invited to attend. The festivities will be kicked off with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony officially reopening […]

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Paula Gallagher, - Bennett Management Corporation

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January

15

On Friday, January 18, 2019, Lourdes University’s Mission and Ministry Office is hosting “Fill the Freezer” 24 Hour Marathon. Starting at 3pm, Lourdes students, faculty, and staff will work shifts making casseroles over a 24-hour period. The casserole marathon benefits the university’s weekly Toledo Labre project. “The ‘Annual Fill the Freezer’ marathon allows us to […]

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Briana Peters - Lourdes University

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January

14

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to host an ecumenical prayer service, commemoration and panel discussion in honor of the life and legacy of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Ebeid Student Center, located in the lower level of Russell Ebeid Hall at […]

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

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January

14

Heart & Soul’s 7th Annual Celebrity Wait Night

Posted Jan 14th, 2019 by Amanda Billegas  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Mark your calendars! Join Heart & Soul: Caring for Our Community on February 4, 2019 from 6pm-9pm at Zia’s at “The Docks” for our 7th Annual Celebrity Wait Night! The evening features dinner, 50/50 raffle, and a silent auction. Registration is only $35! Register today at heartandsoultoledo.com.

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Amanda Billegas - Heart & Soul: Caring for Our Community | Toledo, OH

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January

11

The Sylvania Franciscan Village and Lourdes Lifelong Learning are pleased to announce the spring schedule for TED Talks on Tuesdays, a program taking place the second Tuesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. in the Franciscan Center board room, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. TED Talks are compelling presentations that take place in […]

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Laurie Bertke - Lourdes University

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January

11

On January 8, 2019, Dr. James Patrick, the Lucas County Coroner, will be stepping aside after decades of service to Lucas County. Dr. Patrick has grown the Lucas County Coroner’s Office into a regional forensic center. Under Ohio Law, the Central Committee of Lucas County Democratic Party has the initial opportunity to appoint a qualified […]

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Kurt Young

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January

11

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has awarded Lauren Applebaum the TMA Leadership Fellowship. Applebaum completed her Ph.D. in art history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The recently established TMA Leadership Fellowship Program has been endowed with gifts from Scott and Margy Trumbull and the late Dorothy MacKenzie Price, and […]

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Mike Brice - Toledo Museum of Art

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January

11

Two additional members of the Metroparks Board of Park Commissioners, Kevin Dalton and Molly Luetke, were sworn in this morning by Judge Jack Puffenberger in Lucas County Probate Court. Current board president Scott Savage was sworn to a fifth term on Friday. At their last meeting, current members Mr. Savage, Lera Doneghy and Fritz Byers […]

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Scott Carpenter - Metroparks of Toledo

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January

11

Toledo Library goes Fine Free

Posted Jan 11th, 2019 by Kelsey Cogan  Category: Community Interest, General News, Toledo.com

Fines for late items/materials have always been part of the Library experience. But should they be? Charging overdue fines is not a strong motivator to return Library materials on time. For many families in the Lucas County community, overdue fines serve as a real barrier to access. And for those who can afford to pay […]

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Kelsey Cogan - The Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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January

11

Project PJ 2019

Posted Jan 11th, 2019 by Cheri  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Project PJ collections are now through February 28th. Help us collect bedtime essentials for children in need throughout Northwest Ohio. We are currently collecting pjs, pillows, pillow cases, blankets, books, hygiene items, stuffed animals, slippers, etc. You can bring your donation into one of our drop off locations listed on our website or directly into […]

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Cheri - SeaGate Food Bank | 526 High Street | Toledo, OH 43609

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