Press Releases


Feb 07

Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser at bd’s Mongolian Grill

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 ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Community Interest



Feb 07

Sibs N' Kids Weekend 2019

Lourdes University Department of Student Activities presents Sibs N’ Kids Weekend on February 15-17, 2019. The Lourdes community is encouraged to invite siblings, cousins, nieces, nephews, or neighbors between the ages of 5-15 years old for ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Events



Feb 07

Lifelong Learning TED Talk with Rebecca Onie

The Sylvania Franciscan Village and Lifelong Learning present What Americans agree on when it comes to health, a TED Talk with Rebecca Onie, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Rebecca Onie, is a nationally recognized leader in population health and health care ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Events



Feb 07

Perrysburg Symphony Chamber Series Two

The Perrysburg Symphony with Music Director Travis Jürgens presents the second of three chamber music concerts featuring Symphony members at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg on Friday, February 15, at 7:30 pm. This concert ...

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



Feb 04

Lourdes University Presents Black History Month Celebration

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 ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Community Interest



Feb 04

March & April SAVE Lectures Set

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents the following spring lectures in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The lectures start at 7:30 p.m. and are free and open to the ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Education



Feb 04

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: Briana A. Peters | Category: General Interests



Feb 04

Pirate Festival at Put-in-Bay

June 21-23 Put-in-Bay’s annual Pyrate Fest sees the return of the Pyrate King to find his stolen treasure. Fun for the whole family with costume contests for kids and adults, cardboard boat races, watch Pyrates invade the Put-in-Bay Harbor, a ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Independence Day Celebration

July 4 Happy Independence Day! Put-in-Bay will celebrate America’s independence and many years of operations for Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial with various festivities, celebrations and fireworks. 11:00 am New ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Island Green Week at Put-in-Bay

August 3-10 A week-long celebration of nature, wildlife, hiking, kayaking, ecotourism, adventure travel, agritourism, and history.Press Release Contact Name: Katrina Reed Press Release Contact Email: katrina@millerferry.com Press Release Contact ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Miller Boat Line 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk at Put-in-Bay

September 21 Runners & walkers of all ages welcome! Attend this annual 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk Saturday, September 21 at Put-in-Bay, Ohio. The race begins near The Boathouse Restaurant downtown. A scenic course, much of it winding along ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Sports



Feb 04

Put-in-Bay Music Festival

Join us for the 3nd annual Put-in-Bay Music Festival Sponsored by Miller Boat Line Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial celebrates peace through music by hosting the third annual Put-in-Bay Music Festival. A collaboration between ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Historic Weekend at Put-in-Bay

September 6-8 Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial celebrates the 206th Anniversary of Oliver Hazard Perry’s defeat of the British fleet in The Battle of Lake Erie, September 10, 1813, and the enduring peace that has bound ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Founder's Day at Put-in-Bay

The annual Founders Day Celebration at Put-in-Bay will be held in the center of the village at DeRivera Park on June 8th from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. This free, family-focused island event, is hosted by the Put-in-Bay Chamber of Commerce and ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Memorial Day Discounts at Put-in-Bay

Active U.S. Military Personnel and American Veterans will receive free passenger fare aboard Miller Ferry to Put-in-Bay or Middle Bass Island on Saturday, May 25 through Memorial Day, May 27 with military identification. Can’t make it to the ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Island Wine Festival at Put-in-Bay

Sample more than 200 imported and domestic wines, including island wines from Put-in-Bay Winery and Heineman’s. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of good food, and excellent wine. Admission is $10.00 and includes a souvenir wine glass and 4 sample ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Oktoberfest at Put-in-Bay

The festival is held under tent in DeRivera Park on the corner of Delaware Avenue and Hartford Avenue in Downtown, Put-in-Bay. The festival is open 11:00 am to 7:00 pm Saturday and noon to 5:00 pm on Sunday. Many island restaurants serve a large ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

Vintage Sports Car Racing

September 24-26 For the 10th consecutive year, the sounds of the open exhausts of MGs, Porsches, Triumphs, Morgan Trikes, Turners and many other unique sports cars of the past will reverberate off the buildings along Delaware Avenue and the roads ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Events



Feb 04

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

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 ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 04

Business After Hours at Sofia Quintero

The Northwest Ohio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend our upcoming Business After Hours on February 19, 5:30 - 7pm at Sofia Quintero Arts & Cultural Center 1222 Broadway Toledo. Open to Anthony Wayne and Holland-Springfield ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Business



Feb 04

Grief Support Group

This group is for anyone who has experienced the death of a parent, spouse, child, or any beloved family member – whether recently or years ago – Epworth invites you to come to a new Grief Support Group. The group meets on the fourth ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Lifestyle



Jan 30

Blood Drive benefits young patients in local hospitals

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 ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Events



Jan 30

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 Empowerment. ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Events



Jan 30

Toledo Library Director Announces Retirement

At the Jan. 24 Toledo Lucas County Public Library Board of Directors meeting, longtime Director Clyde Scoles announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2019. With more than 40 years of experience, Mr. Scoles has dedicated his career to championing ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Community Interest



Jan 30

Zuzu African Acrobats to Perform at Lourdes University

Lourdes University Campus Life presents Zuzu African Acrobats, Thursday, February 21 at 5:30pm in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. Featured on the TV series America’s Got Talent, their performances are a blend of ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Events



Jan 30

Lourdes University Presents "Toledo Streets and Scenes Exhibit"

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 ...

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



Jan 30

Daktronics and Toledo Mud Hens Partner for New Video Displays at Fifth Third Field

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 ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Sports



Jan 30

Partners in Education Receives $25,000 FCA Foundation Grant to Support Youth Literacy

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 ...

Posted By: Michelle Klinger | Category: Community Interest



Jan 30

“The Sights and Sounds of Judaism” focus of 2019 Dr. Morton Goldberg Lecture

Toledo Community Foundation and Lourdes University are pleased to present “The Sights and Sounds of Judaism” on Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The distinguished speakers ...

Posted By: Briana A. Peters | Category: Education



Jan 30

Toledo Lucas County Public Library Joins NewsGuard in News Literacy Partnership

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 ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Community Interest