Press Releases - Education


May 15

Late Mayor Collins to be Honored at CCMT Urban All-American

Central City Ministry of Toledo (CCMT) will honor the late Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins at its 24th Annual Urban All-American Celebration on Wednesday, May 27 at the Pinnacle in Maumee. Mayor Collins will be one of the recipients of the CCMT ...

Posted By: Deb Marinelli | Category: Education



May 12

Mythbusters

Discover the madness behind the method! Apply the scientific method to uncover the truth behind popular myths. Can you drive a car blindfolded or hang from the edge of a cliff? Based on the real-life operations room of the MythBusters’ iconic ...

Posted By: Breanna Backhaus | Category: Education



May 01

Celebrate Mother's Day

May 5-10 It’s time to celebrate that most important and special person in your life – Mom! The entire week leading up to Mother’s Day, harness the science of electricity and make a papertronic card for your mom’s special day. ...

Posted By: Breanna Backhaus | Category: Education



May 01

Innovation Week

May 12-17 Allow your creativity to flourish at Imagination Station as you innovate and explore the creative, fun side of science. Turn funnels, tubes, clothespins and dowel rods into a creative marble run. Your goal: Build a roller-coaster-like ...

Posted By: Breanna Backhaus | Category: Education



May 01

Engineer It!

May 2-August 9 Engineer It! is back temporarily inside our flexible gallery. Explore how engineers think up new things, test them and then rebuild them to bring us the products we use every day. Engineer It! will inspire and teach your whole family ...

Posted By: Breanna Backhaus | Category: Education



Apr 22

Presentation on 3D Printing at Way Library

On Tuesday, May 5th at 7 pm, Way Library welcomes Tom Muir for a presentation on 3D printing. Mr. Muir will discuss how 3D printing works, provide an overview of its applications, and display samples of printed objects. The library will be hosting ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Apr 13

Recycling: It's Easier Than You Think

Keep Perrysburg Beautiful and Way Library continue their month-long observation of the 45th anniversary of Earth Day with an educational presentation about recycling opportunities in the Perrysburg area. Judy Hagen, Program Coordinator for the City ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Apr 13

Earth Day Storytimes for Children at Way Library

Keep Perrysburg Beautiful and Way Library invite preschoolers and students through age 10 to attend one of four special Earth-themed storytimes on Earth Day, April 22 at the library. From 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. preschoolers (ages 3-5) will hear ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Apr 01

Home Instead Senior Care Offers Free Training on Alzheimer's

Toledo, March 31, 2015: With Alzheimer’s disease and dementia diagnoses on the rise, it’s important to grasp an understanding of this cognitive disease. Home Instead Senior Care is offering free educational workshops at local libraries. ...

Posted By: Ashley McMahon | Category: Education



Mar 30

"American Experience: Last Days of Vietnam" on April 23

On Thursday, April 23rd at 10:30 a.m., WGTE and Way Library will present a screener of “American Experience: Last Days of Vietnam”. During the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War, as the North Vietnamese Army closed in on Saigon, the ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Mar 25

Free Compost Workshop at Way Library on April 15

Join Vicki Gallagher, 577 Horticulturalist, and Judy Hagen, City of Perrysburg Storm Water Management Educator for an informative program on composting. Vicki and Judy will teach you how to make compost from your table scraps and garden debris. You ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Mar 19

March 21 is a Lourdes Spring Visit Day

Lourdes University is offering prospective undergraduate students and their families the opportunity to explore Gray Wolves Country on Saturday, March 21. The day begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University. After a welcome ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 18

"Climbing Your Family Tree" lecture series at Way

Way Library and Historic Perrysburg are offering a three-part lecture series in April titled “Climbing Your Family Tree.” This workshop is designed for the intermediate-level genealogist who already has some experience in genealogical ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Mar 18

11th annual Research & Scholarship Symposium scheduled

Lourdes University is pleased to host the 11th annual Research & Scholarship Symposium on Monday, April 27 from 4 to 9 p.m. The event takes place at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University at 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The event is free and ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 16

"Princess Culture and Gender Norms" talk at Way Library

On Tuesday, March 31st at 7 pm, Way Library, in cooperation with the League of Women Voters of the Perrysburg Area (LWVPA), welcomes Dr. Parama Sarkar for a presentation on gender, advertising, and popular culture. Dr. Sarkar (Ph.D., Michigan State) ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Mar 06

The Cost of Computer Illiteracy Free Webinar

Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC presents not 1, not 2, but THREE chances to join in the free webinar this Monday, March 9, 2015. The times are 11 a.m. EST, 2 p.m. EST, and 7:30 p.m. EST. The topic? THE COST OF COMPUTER ILLITERACY. Let your ...

Posted By: Amber Hawkins | Category: Education



Feb 24

CPR and AED Certification Class Offered at Way Library

Perrysburg Fire CPR Training Center will be holding a Heartsaver CPR and AED class at Way Public Library on Thursday March 12 from 6-9pm. The class will cover Adult, Child, and Infant CPR, how to relieve choking, and AED use. The cost for the class ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education



Feb 10

2015 Power of the Pen Regional Tournament

Lourdes University is pleased to host the fifth annual 2015 Power of the Pen (POP) Regional Tournament on Wednesday, March 11 in the Franciscan Center at 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The event runs from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. POP is Ohio’s ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 10

Gettysburg Historian to address Maryland Campaign of 1862

On Friday, March 20, at 7 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, historian D. Scott Hartwig, former Gettysburg Supervisory Historian, will address a pivotal moment in the U.S. Civil War in his presentation “To Antietam Creek: The Maryland Campaign of ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Jan 22

First Black Heritage Book Fest Set For Black History Month

On Saturday, February 21, the creators and founders of Toledo's Natural Hair Expo will bring to Toledo it's first ever Black Heritage Book Fest! The FREE AND PUBLIC event will be hosted in the Wynston E Dixon Hall of Braden United Methodist Church, ...

Posted By: Megan Davis | Category: Education



Dec 23

Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program

For years, scientists and health care professionals have said that the key to longevity is to continue learning. Through Lourdes University’s Lifelong Learning program, area residents can learn in a fun and engaging atmosphere. This spring, ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Dec 16

Living the Dream Camp for Women at Lourdes University

If you are seeking direction, identity, purpose, and/or more enthusiasm in your life, the "Living the Dream Camp for Women" is for you. On Saturday, January 10, 2015 from 8:45 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Nov 19

TSA Welcomes Diversity Coordinator

November 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TOLEDO, OH- This month, Toledo School for the Arts made an important addition to their staff thanks to an AmeriCorps position courtesy LISC. Jim McGhee accepted the position of Diversity Coordinator- a staffing ...

Posted By: Lindsay Williams | Category: Education



Nov 06

Munn Wealth Management give $150,000 to Toledo Christian

Attached is the Press Release in regards to Munn Wealth Management. Please let me know if you have any questions or would like to donate. Press Release Contact Name: Mike Press Release Contact Email: mbartley@toledochristian.com Organization Name: ...

Posted By: Mike | Category: Education



Oct 09

Career's in Creativity

FREE FOOD, WORKSHOPS, and over $2,000 in Prizes! Saturday Oct. 11th, 12 noon- 5:30 p.m. (Registration tables open at noon, Program at 1 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Gene Poor (Director of BGSU's Entrepreneur Program, Founder of VCT Program at BGSU, and ...

Posted By: Annette Jensen | Category: Education



Oct 01

TSA Application Season Kicks Off This Friday

TSA APPLICATION SEASON KICKS OFF THIS FRIDAY! Charter Regularly Fills Wait Lists & Encourages Early Inquiries Toledo, OH- Toledo School for the Arts is pleased to announce an early start to their application season this year, with the online ...

Posted By: Lindsay Williams | Category: Education



Sep 23

Funeral Consumers' Alliance of Northwest Ohio

The annual public meeting of the Funeral Consumers' Alliance of NW Ohio will be Saturday Sept. 27, 10am at the Sanger Branch Library, 3030 W. Central Ave., Toledo. After a short business meeting the program will be viewing part of the documentary ...

Posted By: Doris Gutchess | Category: Education



Sep 16

UT Banned Books Vigil Sep. 25

The University of Toledo Department of Communication hosts “Banned Books Vigil” as part of national “Banned Books Week” What do “To Kill a Mocking Bird” (Harper Lee), “The Color Purple” (Alice Walker), ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Education



Sep 12

Foreign Language Workshops Oct. 13-Nov. 14, 2014

Experienced and enthusiastic workshop leaders will conduct five, weekly sessions including essential knowledge of language and culture for work and travel overseas, on business or pleasure, and hosting people from other countries. All classes will ...

Posted By: Han Li | Category: Education



Aug 29

Certified Class in CPR and AED at Way Library September 9

Perrysburg Fire CPR Training Center will be holding a Heartsaver CPR and AED class at Way Public Library on Tuesday, September 9 from 1pm-4pm The class will cover Adult, Child, and Infant CPR with choking and AED use. The cost of this class is $40 ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Education