Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Apr 17

Sylvania Community Orchestra Presents a “Show for All Ages”

The Sylvania Community Orchestra performs a “Show for All Ages” with selections for children from 4 to 5 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.sylvaniaarts.org/orchestra. Individuals can also ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Apr 17

MVCDS Upper School Annual Art Exhibition

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring an exhibition of artworks from the visual arts and digital arts classes, by students in the Upper School, grades 9-12. A variety of the highest quality artwork is selected from as ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

The 2018 Glass City Balloon Race is Bigger and Better than EVER - Presented by Hollywood Casino, July 13-15th, 2018

The Glass City Balloon Race has grown tremendously over the past two years. From its inception in Maumee, to the incredible success in Perrysburg, and now on to the City of Rossford, this Annual event is one to mark on the calendar.With a new ...

Posted By: Jake Tyler | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

Toledo Museum of Art Announces the Launch of the Center of Visual Expertise

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) announced today the launch of a dedicatedenterprise focused on the delivery of its visual literacy curriculum for industrial applications. The Center of Visual Expertise (COVE) is born from a core ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

University of Toledo Alumna Wins 2018 ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award

Estar Cohen, of the Estar Cohen Project and a 2015 alumna of the University of Toledo Music Department, is one of 15 recipients of The ASCAP Foundation's 2018 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards. The program, which was established in 2002 to ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

Sew Simple Session

Attached is the flyer for an upcoming sewing class, beginning April 3, 2018 and ending May 24, 2018. All ages and genders are welcome.Press Release Contact Name: Autumn Press Release Contact Email: autumngineenatelier@gmail.com Organization Name: ...

Posted By: Autumn | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

The Diviners Play

Maumee Valley’s Drama department will present four performances of The Diviners by Jim Leonard Jr., in the round, with the audience on all sides at their Millhon Auditorium. Show dates are: Thursday, April 19, Friday, April 20, and Saturday, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

The Mix Beacon

The Arts Commission welcomes you to its spring fundraiser, The Mix BEACON. This year we celebrate in one of Toledo’s historic downtown spaces, Fort Industry Square, the site of the very first Mix (The Original Mix) event in 2005. Guests will ...

Posted By: The Arts Commission | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 20

Free “Love the Earth Day” event offered on April 14

To better accommodate the busy schedules of participating non-profit organizations, the Appold Planetarium and Lourdes University have moved their scheduled free planetarium show & hands-on activities for "Love the Earth Day" celebration to ...

Posted By: Lourdes University | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 06

Lourdes University Choirs offer Spring Concert

The Lourdes University Choirs are pleased to present a Spring Concert on Thursday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lourdes University Canticle Center, 5335 Silica Drive, in Sylvania. Free and open to the public, the concert features the Lourdes ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 06

The Arts Commission Announces Completion of Mural

As part of a major renovation to their Waterville Store, The Kroger Co. approached The Arts Commission in the fall of 2017 to help coordinate a large mural commission for the vestibule of the store. Bowling Green artist, Gail Christofferson was ...

Posted By: Nathan Mattimoe | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Mar 06

Dreams and Visions Art Exhibit

Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Dreams and Visions an invitational regional show open to art students in grades K-12 in the N.W. Ohio/S.E. Michigan area. The focus is on original two-and three-dimensional art pieces ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

2-Day TARTA Job Fair at TARPS

TARTA is hosting a Job Fair at its TARPS Facility on Tuesday, February 27 and Wednesday, February 28 from 2 p.m.-7 p.m.—both days. TARPS is located at 130 Knapp Street in Toledo adjacent to the Amtrak and Greyhound stations at Martin Luther ...

Posted By: Steve Atkinson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

25th Annual Susan G. Komen NW OH Tol Ohio Race for the Cure

Join us at the 25th Annual Susan G. Komen Northwest Toledo Ohio Race for the Cure to raise money for the fight against breast cancer in our community! We will celebrate breast cancer survivors, mourn those we have lost, and pledge to continue ...

Posted By: Sarah Gulch | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

PERRYSBURG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SPRING SIDE-BY-SIDE CONCERT

Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra Spring Side-By-Side Concert The Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra, Patrick Barrett, Music Director and Conductor, presents a Spring Side-By-Side Concert with the Perrysburg Junior High Orchestra on Friday, March 2, 2018, at ...

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



Feb 14

Toledo has its first Spanish-language FM radio station

Nuestra Gente Community Projects, Inc., is pleased to have launched the city's first fully Spanish-language FM radio station, WVZC-LP 96.5 FM. The station officially went on the air Dec. 30 and has been broadcasting a steady lineup of Latin ...

Posted By: Linda Parra | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

Schoolhouse Rock, Jr. Musical

Maumee Valley’s Drama department will present two performances of Schoolhouse Rock, Jr, at their Millennium Theater, Friday, February 23 and Saturday, February 24 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $5. Presale tickets are available at ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

Glass City Record Show 2/25/18

Buy-Sell-Trade all kinds and sizes of vinyl records, CDs, tapes, DVDs, posters, T-shirts and more! Sunday, Feb. 25, Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Rd., Toledo, OH, 10-4 pm. Admission $1. Information 419.450.6255Press Release Contact Name: ...

Posted By: Rebecca Locke-Gagnon | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

6th Annual WOW Symposium March 3, 2018

This is our 6th year creating the Symposium and 3rd year at Start High School. Previous years have been at the University of Toledo. The intent of the Symposium is to have a local celebration of National Women's History Month W.O.W. is a ...

Posted By: Kelly Norwood | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

Intro to Fusing & Slumping Glass at Bedford High School

Introduction to Fusing and Slumping Glass, Bedford High School, Bedford Michigan- 6 Mondays, starting Feb 26, 6pm-9pm. Have you taken a glass class and want to learn more? Are you looking for a new craft and want a deep dive?Learn the fine craft of ...

Posted By: Ann Hymel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

Beautifully Wrapped

Event: Beautifully Wrapped Arts Exhibition When: Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET Location Secor Ballroom, 425 Jefferson St Downtown Toledo Details: THE FASHION, TRADITION & SPIRITUALITY OF HEADWRAPPING is an exhibition ...

Posted By: Rachel Richardson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

Easter Bunny Hayride/Egg Hunt & Baby Animal Tour

The Easter Bunny will be at Country Lane Tree Farm in Genoa, Ohio on March 24, 25 and 31 from 11am to 4pm! Multiple Hayrides will be available to take you and your children to his egg patch! (Hayrides run continuously). Children will collect eggs ...

Posted By: Melissa Bowlander | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

Paralleled Dissonance

Created, directed, and choreographed by Jodie Randolph, Paralleled Dissonance is an evening-length work developed in collaboration with Pure Existence dancers and original score by Andrew Harness. The work explores the undeniable tensions in our ...

Posted By: Joey Mattar | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

Peer Recovery Solutions: Peer Groups

Peer Recovery Solutions is a newly formed non-profit organization here in Toledo. We offer an open format peer group every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 7pm. Our address is 5810 Southwick Blvd suite 100. Everyone is welcome to attend our open ...

Posted By: Kenneth Hodges | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 21

Mark Your Calendar for these Lourdes University Art events

The Lourdes University Department of Art is pleased to present an exciting spring lineup. All events are free and open to the public. For more information on these events, contact Erin Palmer Szavuly, MFA, Chair of Art, at eszavuly@lourdes.edu or ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 21

7th Annual Chocolate Lovers' Fest

This event just keeps getting better and better! Please join us for a homemade, chocolate buffet of decadent treats you'll absolutely love! Proceeds will benefit Community Christian Academy and the Apostolic Restoration Center. Tickets are a ...

Posted By: Michele Garcia | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Step Afrika! to perform at Lourdes University

Lourdes University is pleased to present the Step Afrika! performance troupe on Friday, February 16 at 8 p.m. in the Franciscan Center Theater, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. Part of Lourdes’ annual Sibs ‘N Kids weekend, the event is ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

10th Annual Main Street Vermilion Ice-A-Fair

The 10th Annual Main Street Vermilion Ice-A-Fair is a day-long winter event for the entire family filled with glistening sculptures, ice carving demos and more! Easily walkable or tour by Lolly the Trolley for $2 a rider or $5 for a family. You'll ...

Posted By: Marilou Suszko | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

The Garden Project Art Exhibition

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring The Garden Project an exhibition of work by Lee Fearnside, Associate Professor of Art at Tiffin University. The exhibition may be viewed January 10 – February 23, 2018, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Have-a-Heart Restock Drive

On Monday, January 29, the Sylvania Franciscan Village (SFV) kicks off its 7th 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 ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment