Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Jan 11

Poetry Jam

On Thursday, February 8, Lourdes University Student Activities and Toledo Streets Newspaper present a Poetry Jam at 5:30 p.m. in the Ebeid Student Center (Russell Ebeid Hall) at 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The event is free and open to the ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 01

Ohio Company Invents New Lip Product: the Flavor Slick

Slick Lips, a Cleveland-based cosmetic company has invented a new lip product they term a “Flavor Slick”. A cross between a lip balm, gloss, and lip butter the Flavor Slick is soft, smooth, and far more delicious than a typical lip ...

Posted By: Brittany Winter | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 01

Discover the amazing “Compass, Calendar, Clock”

For several thousand years, humankind has watched the Sun, moon and stars etch patterns in the sky. In fact, monuments such as Stonehenge and the Great Pyramids were built to align with the stars. This winter, the Appold Planetarium offers ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Dec 11

Doyle Dykes Concert

Legendary guitarist, singer and songwriter, Doyle Dykes will be at Stewart Road Church of God on Wednesday, December 20th, at 7:00 p.m. for an evening of Christmas songs and Worship. This is a free event.Press Release Contact Name: Elaine Brown ...

Posted By: Elaine Brown | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 28

S.A.V.E. Announces 2018 Public Lecture Series

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) is offering the following free public lectures at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The lectures are offered from 7:30 to 9 p.m., are free and ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 26

Carols and Ales Presented by whateverandeveramen.

TOLEDO - Join us on Monday, December 11th at 6:00pm for an evening of craft beer and music! whateverandeveramen. and Earnest Brew Works are excited to partner together to bring you this unique event featuring songs and delicious brews. Ring in the ...

Posted By: Brad Pierson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 21

Mystery of the Christmas Star returns to the Appold Planetarium

What did the wise men see in the sky that was remarkable enough to undertake a journey across the desert from Babylon to Bethlehem? What sign made them expect the birth of a king? Journey back 2000 years to Bethlehem and discover a scientific ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 21

Toledo Museum of Art completes first phase of Polishing the Gem fundraising campaign

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has completed the first phase of a campaign to build its endowment and remain a vital leader in art education. The first phase of the Polishing the Gem endowment campaign raised $43 million between ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 19

Christmas with ACT

Actors Collaborative Toledo presents: Christmas with ACT: a festive evening of hors d’oeuvres, dinner and three short holiday-themed plays. Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Pam’s Corner 116 10th Street (between Monroe & ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 19

Premier Vapor Celebrates the Opening of Holland, Ohio Location

Holland, OH: Premier Vapor®, the nation's fastest growing brands that offers reliable, affordable, and high-quality vaping products, announces the opening of their new location in Holland, Ohio. For years, Premier Vapor® has been a leader ...

Posted By: Victoria Bickford | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

"A Community Celebration of Christmas"

The Clarence Smith Community Chorus presents its annual Christmas Concert “A Community Celebration of Christmas” on Saturday, December 2nd at 6 p.m. The concert will be held on the Lourdes University campus at the state-of-the-art ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

Bread and Roses Too

The public is invited to the Franciscan Center, on the Lourdes University campus, to attend the FREE premiere of Bread and Roses Too, a documentary about domestic violence and the history of Bethany House at 3 p.m. Founded by the Sisters of St. ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

Advent Reflection with Father Jim Bacik

The Sylvania Franciscan Village offers an Advent Reflection with Father Jim Bacik on Thursday, December 7th from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Franciscan Center. Tickets are $10 in advance; $15 at the door. For more information or to reserve tickets, ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

Vibe Dance Studio Recital

Vibe Dance Studio presents a Recital at 6 p.m. For more information, contact Heather Saul at 734-497-4534.Press Release Contact Name: Julian Johnson Press Release Contact Email: hsheets@lourdes.edu Press Release Contact Phone: 7344974534 ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

D&D Dance Studio Recital

The D&D Dance Studio presents a Recital at 5 p.m. on Saturday, December 16th at the Franciscan Center. For more information, call 419-471-0171.Press Release Contact Name: Julian Johnson Press Release Contact Email: hsheets@lourdes.edu Press ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

St. Joseph Christmas Program

On Tuesday, December 19th at the Franciscan Center, St. Joseph School in Sylvania presents its Christmas Program at 7 p.m. For more information, call 419-882-6670.Press Release Contact Name: Julain Johnson Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Julain Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 12

St. Elias Concert

Join us on Friday, December 22nd at the state-of-the-art Franciscan Center as The St. Elias Church Choir presents a Concert at 6 p.m. on the Lourdes University campus. For more information, call 419-882-4037.Press Release Contact Name: Julian ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 09

The Arts Commission Announces the Relocation of Major Ritual by Beverly Pepper

Dedicated in 1979, Major Ritual was the first major work to be commissioned under Toledo’s One Percent for Art program. This large painted steel sculpture angles sharply upward as if it were forced up through the earth and is a celebration of ...

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Nov 06

October Accelerator Grantees Announced

TOLEDO, OH – The Arts Commission is pleased to announce the sixth group of recipients of the Accelerator Grant. This program offers financial support with quick turn-around for local individual artists or artist collectives advancing creative ...

Posted By: Michelle Carlson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 05

International Pillars of Freedom Celebration

Come join local sculptor Calvin Babich and be part of a worldwide celebration of freedom. Calvin is one of 110 artists from 20 countries who have made 100 pillars of freedom that will be virtually linked on November 9th starting at noon. ...

Posted By: Calvin Babich | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 02

Greece Uncorked! set for November 4, 2017

Cultural event to benefit local charities; The Aurora Project and Noah’s HouseToledo, Ohio (October 30, 2017) – Get ready for an evening of Greek food, drinks andentertainment at the fourth annual Greece Uncorked!Greece Uncorked!, ...

Posted By: Kelly Yakumithis | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 02

Something for kids of all ages at the 30 th Annual Toledo Holiday Parade

Toledo, OH- Kick off your holiday season at one of the largest parades in the Midwest, TheBlade Holiday Parade in downtown Toledo.Sponsored by Taylor Family Automotive and the Distinguished Clown Corps, the parade willstep off at 10 a.m. on Nov. 11, ...

Posted By: Katelin Reinhart | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 02

"Peter and the Starcatcher"

Rossford High School Drama Club, under the direction of Julie Zatko and Ryan Mahaffey, present the 2012 Tony Award winning family fantasy comedy, "Peter and the Starcatcher", Nov. 9th-12th. Based on the popular pre-teen novel series by humorist Dave ...

Posted By: Rossford High School | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 31

Packo’s Participates in Paranormal ‘Lockdown’

In anticipation of Halloween Toledo’s most iconic eatery will be the scene of some ghostly goings-on when a small group of brave souls find themselves “locked in” at Tony Packo’s®. On Thursday, October 26th after the ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 31

Ceramic Tile Water Carving Workshop and Pop-Up Gallery

BGSU Student Ceramic Artist, Regina Hilton will be displaying her artwork beginning November 11th at the Sunshine Studios in Maumee, Ohio. Meet the artist event will be Sunday November 12th from 1-4 pm. She is offering a ceramic workshop where ...

Posted By: Shari Densel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 31

Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio 25 Year Anniversary Gala

Celebrate 25 years of Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio’s service to local women and men affected by breast cancer in Northwest Ohio, and their commitment to funding life-saving breast cancer research. Join us on April 14, 2018 for wonderful ...

Posted By: Kristen Kahrs | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 31

Glass City Record Show

Vinyl records! Tapes, 45s, 33s, 78s, CDs, DVDs, posters, T-shirts and more! Buy-Sell-Trade. Sunday, Nov. 12, Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Road, Toledo OH, 10-4 pm. Admission $1.00. Information 419-450-6255.Press Release Contact Name: ...

Posted By: Stephen Gagnon | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 31

Toledo Irish American Club Fundraiser at Earnest Brew Works

Come out for a night of fun on November 14th, 5pm-9pm at Earnest Brew Works located at 4342 S. Detroit Ave., Toledo, OH 43614! All you have to do is come drink some amazing craft beer, eat pizza and listen to some Irish Tunes. Twist our arms! ...

Posted By: Kelly Zawierucha | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 31

Bad Astronomy at the Appold Planetarium

Were the Apollo visits to the moon actually a hoax? Have aliens landed on Earth? What does your horoscope really mean? Prepare to debunk and tackle pseudoscience head-on with the planetarium show Bad Astronomy: Myths and Misconceptions. Based on the ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 22

Senior Exhibition features work of Lourdes art majors

Erin Palmer Szavuly, MFA, Lourdes University Associate Professor and Chair of Art, is pleased to announce a Senior Art Exhibition of works in the Canticle Center Gallery, 5335 Silica Drive, Sylvania. The exhibition runs November 4 to December 8, ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment