Press Releases - 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



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