Press Releases - Education


Mar 12

Open House: 2 Years - 6th Grade

Maumee Valley Country Day School invites you and your child/children who are 2 yrs - 6th grade, to an Open House, Sunday, April 28th from 12:00-2:00 pm. Tour the beautiful 75-acre campus, and meet the teachers and enjoy hands-on activities. Discover ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Mar 07

The Franciscan Center announces March Events

Saturday, March 9Sylvania Area Family Services hosts The Sylvania Uncorked Chocolate & Wine Affair from 7pm to 11pm. An evening of chocolate and food samplings from local vendors, the event includes a silent auction, mystery bags, dancing, photo ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



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



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 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



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 25

Wellness Recovery Action Plan- 2 Day Workshop

The WRAP Workshop meets for 8 sessions, that will be completed in two days, FREE of charge. WRAP was developed by a group of people who experience mental health and other health and lifestyle challenges. Your WRAP program is designed by you in a ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Education



Jan 25

Peer-to-Peer

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a recovery-focused educational program for adults who wish to establish and maintain wellness in response to mental health challenges. The course provides critical information and strategies related to living with mental ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Education



Jan 11

Toledo School for the Arts Enrollment Season Nears Close

Toledo School for the Arts is proud to be celebrating their 20th Anniversary. Students who are interested in entering the lottery for the school for the 2019-2020 school year should be aware that they are nearing the end of the application period ...

Posted By: Laura Doles | Category: Education



Jan 11

‘TED Talks on Tuesdays’ program returns February 12

The Sylvania Franciscan Village and Lourdes Lifelong Learning are pleased to announce the spring schedule for TED Talks on Tuesdays, a program taking place the second Tuesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. in the Franciscan Center board room, ...

Posted By: Laurie Bertke | Category: Education



Jan 11

Lifelong Learning announces Spring classes

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following classes that begin or are offered in February and March 2019. All classes are held at Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.To review the entire list of ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Dec 26

Solar Superstorms returns in 2019

The popular Solar Superstorms show returns to the Appold Planetarium in January 2019. Discover more about the fury that is building on the surface of the Sun. The family-friendly shows are offered at 7:30 p.m. on the following dates. Admission for ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Dec 20

Maumee Valley Country Day School OPEN HOUSE

Sunday, January 27th from 1:00-3: 00 pm Co-Ed | Preschool - Grade 12 The Maumee Valley Open House is free and open to the public. Discover why Maumee Valley is the first choice for families who want an educational experience that challenges, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Dec 14

Toddler Time: Music and Movement

Toddler Time: Music and Movement $50 for the 5-week session for ages 18 mos - 3yrs Fridays 9:15-10:00; January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 2019 Instructor: Cheryl Freeman Cheryl Freeman has a B.A. in Music from Central Connecticut State University. ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Dec 14

Winter 2019 Computer Classes

Custom Training Solutions division of Northwest State Community College announces its Winter 2019 schedule of computer training for business. Sessions are held at their location at UT Scott Park, at the Fostoria Learning Center or at your location ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Education



Nov 13

Hour of Code

Interested in learning about computer coding, but want to test it out before enrolling for a class? The Hour of Code is an initiative of code.org and is a global movement to introduce coding to people from over 180 countries. Free sessions are held ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Education



Nov 07

Maumee Valley Country Day School Scholarship Test

New Students in Grades 5-12: Earn a Maumee Valley Country Day School merit scholarship. To become a Founders Scholar, you must apply for the 2019-20 school year and take the entrance exam on Saturday, December 1, 2018, 9:00am-1:00pm. Scholarships ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Sep 19

Maumee Valley Country Day School Open House

Discover why Maumee Valley is the first choice for families who want an educational experience that challenges, supports, and prepares students for success academically and in life. Tour the 75-acre campus, meet teachers, and speak with current ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Sep 18

Equality Toledo Seeks Applicants for 2018 James Wozniak Memorial Scholarship

Each year, Equality Toledo (ET) extends an invitation to Northwest Ohio’s LGBTQ+ academics to apply for a special $500 memorial scholarship, made possible by the James Wozniak endowment fund.“Being able to support students is such an ...

Posted By: Analese Alvarez | Category: Education



Sep 14

The Franciscan Center announces October events

Monday, October 1The Christ Child Society is holding a New Member Orientation from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The event is free and open to interested members. For more information, contact Sr. Rosine Sobczak, OSF, at 419-824-3691 or Mary Ellen Bernardo ...

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Sep 14

MVCDS Installation of Eleventh Head of School

The Board of Trustees of Maumee Valley Country Day School invites you to the installation ceremony of Head of School Lynn CastoLynn Casto will be installed as the Eleventh Head of School of Maumee Valley Country Day School, in a ceremony Friday, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Sep 06

Raising Digital Kids: What Parents Need to Know to Survive

Have you ever said - • Should my child be on Social Media? • What do I need to know when I give my child a phone device? • What apps are out there that I should know? Unlike our parents we have tools and resources available to us,but ...

Posted By: Brian Grinonneau | Category: Education



Aug 17

Lifelong Learning announces Fall Lectures and Hot Topics

This fall, the Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is offering a great lineup of lectures and hot topics. The events are held monthly at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.Lectures are from 10 to 11 ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Aug 03

Fall Workforce Development Classes

TOLEDO, OH – Custom Training Solutions, a Division of Northwest State Community College, announces that registration is now open for fall classes for area workforce. Courses are conveniently held in Archbold, Fostoria, and Toledo. Topics ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Education



Aug 03

Free Basic Digital Literacy Classes for Adults

TOLEDO, OH -- Does working on the computer make you feel uncomfortable? Does your lack of email and social media make it hard to apply for a job? This is the course for you. Through a grant from LISC, Custom Training Solutions a Division of ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Education



Aug 01

Dr. Vincent de Paul Schmidt Named Head of School - Cardinal Stritch

OREGON, OH - Cardinal Stritch Catholic High School & Academy is proud to announce Dr. Vincentde Paul Schmidt as Head of School effective Monday, August 6, 2018. Dr. Schmidt becomes the first lay school leader since doors opened at Cardinal Stritch ...

Posted By: Kevin P. Mullan | Category: Education



Jul 12

Maumee Valley Country Day School Announces New Head of School

Toledo, Ohio— On behalf of the Maumee Valley Country Day School Board of Trustees, and the Head of School Search Committee, MVCDS is delighted to announce Lynn Casto as Maumee Valley’s Head of School, effective July 1, 2018. Lynn comes ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Education



Jun 21

Lecture to focus on Pope Francis’ handling of clergy sex abuse

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to present a Father Bacik Lecture on “Pope Francis and His Critics on Clergy Sex Abuse” on Thursday, July 12 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Father ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Education



Jun 21

Dishing About Cooking Shows

Instructor: Mary Bilyeu Thursday, June 21 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: $17 members; $27 non-members Cooking shows used to teach us kitchen techniques, as they did when Julia Child prepared omelets and Duck á l’Orange on The French ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Education



Jun 07

Lourdes University Receives HRSA Grant

Lourdes University Provost Dr. Geoffrey J. Grubb and Director of the Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Anesthesia Program Dawn AuBuchon, CRNA, are pleased to announce that the program has been granted $53,989 in funding for the 2018-19 academic ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education