Press Releases


Mar 07

Lourdes University to launch “Full Bodied Degree” in Ireland

SYLVANIA, OHIO - With the Full Bodied Degree Program, Lourdes University became the only higher education institution in the USA to offer a comprehensive bachelor’s degree focused on brewing, winemaking and spirits. Designed to meet workforce ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Education



Mar 07

15th Annual Spring Craft Show

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 ...

Posted By: Mary Jane Perkins | Category: Community Interest



Mar 07

Perrysburg Symphony Chamber Series Three

The Perrysburg Symphony with Music Director Travis Jürgens presents the last of three chamber music concerts featuring Symphony members at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg on Friday, March 8, 2019, at 7:30 pm. This concert ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Toledo Museum of Art appoints director of special projects to oversee Master Plan implementation

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has appointed John S. Stanley as director ofspecial projects to oversee the Master Plan from design through construction, including project planning, budget development, community engagement, and ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Community Interest



Mar 04

PreK for Toledo Leadership Team Announced

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz and ProMedica President and CEO Randy Oostra today announced the creation of a leadership team that will shepherd our community toward implementing quality prekindergarten education for all young Toledo residents.The ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Mar 04

Spring Crafters' Showcase

The juried members of the Toledo Craftsman’s Guild are pleased to announce its annual spring craft show, the “Spring Crafters’ Showcase” to be held on Saturday, March 30th with hours from 10 am to 4 pm. The show will be held ...

Posted By: Dave Grabarczyk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Spring Festival of Crafts

Spring is coming and so is the annual “Spring Festival of Crafts” craft’s show sponsored by the juried members of THE TOLEDO CRAFTSMAN’S GUILD. The show will be held at the Stranahan Great Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd. in ...

Posted By: Dave Grabarczyk | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Naomi Massage Benefit

On March 9 from 8:30am-3pm, join us for a day filled with one-hour massages, vendors, fun, food and more! All proceeds benefit Naomi Inc. and will go towards the purchase of a 15-passenger van and the expansion of their treatment facility to serve ...

Posted By: Sandra Gill | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

American Frame to host Pop-Up Showroom at TSA

All March long, American®Frame will host American Frame On Location, a pop-up showroom located at The Toledo School for the Arts, 333 14th Street, Toledo, in The Martin D. Porter Gallery. Showroom pop-up hours will be Monday – Wednesday ...

Posted By: Lindsey Harrison | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

40th Annual Regional Youth Art Month Show

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring the Northwest Ohio Art Education Association’s 40th Annual Regional Youth Art Month Show February 26 – April 16, 2019, weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Gallery ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Toledo Anime Club - Anime for Grown-Ups

Anime for Grown-ups! Love science fiction and fantasy, but want to move beyond the comic book superhero franchises? There's a whole world of anime beyond what's marketed to children and teens - a fascinating window to another culture. The stories ...

Posted By: Paul Kemner | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 04

Put-in-Bay Bash On The Bay 2019

The third annual Bash At The Bay Starts August 29th with the popular Kid Rock headlining the concert with appearances by Uncle Kracker, & the Menus, a popular Put-in-Bay Band. Last year thousands of fans were treated to Rascal Flatts performing ...

Posted By: Mark W Mathys | Category: Events



Feb 20

BIG returns to Appold Planetarium

The Lourdes University Appold Planetarium presents BIG, a show that takes an imaginative look at the size and scale of our Universe. BIG is an interactive journey through the known universe, as far as we can observe. BIG explains how we have begun ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 19

Tony Packo’s® and Their Customers Team Up to Support The Salvation Army

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 02/20/19 11:30 amTony Packo’s® and their customers team up to support The Salvation ArmyToledo, OH: On February 20, 2019, Tony Packo’s will present The Salvation Army with a check for $3,743, raised through ...

Posted By: Jimmy Harmon | Category: Community Interest



Feb 19

Scramble For Food

Help us fight childhood hunger and have some fun at The Scramble For Food! MONDAY, July 15, 2019 BELMONT COUNTRY CLUB – Perrysburg Lunch at 11:30 AM • 1 PM Shotgun Awards, Cocktails, Buffet to Follow *Traditional scramble format. *Skill ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Community Interest



Feb 19

2019 No Show Gala

Fight childhood hunger without getting dressed up! You're invited to participate in the biggest, most amazing non-event in northwest Ohio! SeaGate Food Bank's annual NO SHOW GALA™ runs now through Saturday April 27, 2019. You can attend the No ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

National Geographic Live and the Toledo Museum of Art announce National Geographic series appearances

TOLEDO - National Geographic Live, National Geographic’s touring speaker series,and the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) are proud to announce an inaugural three-part speaker series thatwill take place the Peristyle Theater throughout 2019.“We ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

Toledo Library Helps Local Kids Prepare for Kindergarten

Countdown to Kindergarten at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library is both a kindergarten readiness storytime for kids and a program to inform parents and caregivers of the skills that their children will need when beginning ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Joseph Magliochetti Summit

Lourdes University’s College of Business & Leadership is pleased to host the 7th annual Joseph M. Magliochetti Leadership Summit – Business as a Noble Profession: Innovative Entrepreneurship on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 11:30 AM ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Events



Feb 14

HouseHunter Team Movie Event

Sunday, March 3rd Doors Open at 2pm, movie begins at 2:45pm Maumee Indoor Theater 601 Conant Street Maumee, OH 43537 We are inviting you to be our guest for the 3rd Annual HouseHunter Team Movie Event, benefiting the Toledo Area Humane Society (14th ...

Posted By: Kendall Gigax | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 13

Sister Jane Mary Art Lecture Series

“THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF JUDAISM” FOCUS OF 2019 DR. MORTON GOLDBERG LECTURE Joint lecture with annual Sister Jane Mary Sorosiak Art Lecture Toledo Community Foundation and Lourdes University are pleased to present “The Sights and ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Events



Feb 13

Afro-Am Dinner

Each year the African American Club at Maumee Valley Country Day School holds a dinner to celebrate African American culture. The main goal for this gathering is to come together as a community and discuss important topics in society today. In ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 13

Cheap and Chic Event on March 2nd to Benefit Zepf Center

Cheap and Chic Event to Benefit Zepf Center Don’t Skirt the Issue on March 2 Who doesn’t love to shop and now you can shop till you drop on March 2nd from 10-4 at the Zepf Wellness Center, 2272 Collingwood. Eight local retailers ...

Posted By: Pat Nowak | Category: Community Interest



Feb 08

8th Annual “Have A Heart Restock Drive” assists local pantries

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 ...

Posted By: Laurie Bertke | Category: Community Interest



Feb 07

Toledo Zoo Discounts and Coupons

TOLEDO, Ohio — Need an inexpensive yet entertaining activity to drive away the winter blahs? Your Toledo Zoo is here to help with a half-off admission coupon! The coupon is available online at toledozoo.org now through Friday, March 1 and is ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Community Interest



Feb 07

Save the Date for Bethany House 10th Annual Celebrity Wait Night

Toledo, Ohio—Bethany House’s 10th Annual Celebrity Wait Night will take place on Monday,April 8, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 pm. Mark your calendar now!The event will take place at The Real Seafood Company and Zia’s at the Docks ...

Posted By: Deidra Lashley | Category: Community Interest



Feb 07

March Events at the Toledo Zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Zoo is your source for spring family fun! March 1 Once upon a Vine presented by BMW of ToledoEnjoy an array of cocktails and delightful ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 07

Lourdes President’s Day Celebration at Tony Packo’s

Spend President’s Day – February 18 – at Tony Packo’s in Sylvania as Lourdes University President Mary Ann Gawelek signs an official Tony Packo’s hot dog bun! The event takes place from 4 to 5 p.m. at Tony Packo’s ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Events



Feb 07

Zuzu African Acrobat Performance

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 ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 07

Lourdes University Alumni Board Presents: Women Together

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 ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Community Interest