Press Releases - Events

Jan 30

Winterfest 2009 Comes to Bowling Green

(Bowling Green, Ohio) This February 20-22, 2009 the community of Bowling Green welcomes its inaugural Winterfest. Northwest Ohio has been a recurrent source national skating, hockey and curling talent. Accordingly, Winterfest pays homage to the ice ...

Posted By: John Rankins | Category: Events

Jan 30


Jam on and Walk it off for MS! March is MS Awareness Month! February 1, 2009 For Immediate Release , Ohio – Walkers, women and local artists from northwest Ohio come together to raise money for people with multiple sclerosis. Every hour ...

Posted By: Tricia Tischler | Category: Events

Jan 29

The 17th Annual Living History Show

The 17th annual Living History Show will take place at the Sandusky Co Fairgrounds on Feb 7 and 8 2009. The event consists of two buildings full of vendors and craftsmen selling 18th and 19th century crafts and clothing reproductions. The show ...

Posted By: Donlyn Meyers | Category: Events

Jan 09

Press Conference to Announce YWCA Milestones Honorees

Local media invited to attend Friday, January 9, 2009—Toledo, OH— On behalf of the YWCA Board of Directors and the 2009 Milestones Committee, you are cordially invited to attend the kick-off to our most prestigious event of the year, ...

Posted By: Jan LaPointe | Category: Events

Jan 08

HCEA International Convention and Old Equipment Exposition

The Historical Construction Equipment Association is holding its 24th annual International Convention and Old Equipment Exposition at its National Construction Equipment Museum, 16623 Liberty Hi Road, Bowling Green, Ohio September 18th through 20th, ...

Posted By: Thomas Berry | Category: Events

Jan 05

Inauguration Celebration – January 20, 2009

Six locations of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library invite the community to view the historical inauguration on Tuesday, January 20, 2009 of President-Elect Barack Obama, as he becomes the 44th President of the United States of America, and Vice ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events

Dec 31

Football Fanatics Rule!

Get in on the game by joining the Holland Branch Library, 1032 S. McCord Rd., at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 22, for an interactive presentation about the history of football. Paul Chwialkowski, associate professor at the University of Findlay, is ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events

Nov 25

First Ever Automobile Art Tour Kicks Off at Ballas Buick-GMC

PERRYSBURG, OHIO – On Wednesday, December 10 and Thursday, December 11, Ballas Buick-GMC will host an art exhibit of Ted McLaren’s paintings, which marks the first art tour of its kind at an auto dealership. The exhibit will include 16 ...

Posted By: Rebecca Booth | Category: Events

Nov 25

TBG Presents a Free Weekend of Holiday Festivities

Toledo, OH – Visitors can get a jump on their holiday shopping while enjoying the beauty of winter at Toledo Botanical Garden during Heralding the Holidays, a free holiday festival with fun activities for the entire family. Heralding the ...

Posted By: Melissa Shaner | Category: Events

Nov 25

Voodoo Libido and Locoweed play for Feed Your Neighbor

It's that time of year to gather with friends and family, and to count your blessings. In the spirit of the season, Voodoo Libido, Locoweed and special guests perform Wednesday November 26 at Packo's at the Park, beginning at 7:00pm. The evening is ...

Posted By: Larry Meyer | Category: Events

Nov 07

Chanukah Events at Westfield Franklin Park

The community is invited to join Chabad of Toledo for a celebration of Chanukah beginning at sunset on Sunday, December 21st at Westfield Franklin Park. Rabbi Shemtov will lead the ceremony in the Food Court as the Menorah is lit. In addition to ...

Posted By: Priscilla Visintine | Category: Events

Nov 04

2009 Milestones Nomination Forms Are Available

Looking for Extraordinary Women!!! 2009 YWCA MILESTONES: A TRIBUTE TO WOMEN On March 26, 2009, the YWCA of Greater Toledo will host the 14th Annual Milestones Award luncheon. Together, with our major sponsors, ProMedica and Channel 13, ...

Posted By: Jan LaPointe | Category: Events

Nov 04

Winesburg Christmas Weekend Adds Spice to 2008 Event

Winesburg Christmas in Clyde will return the weekend of Dec. 5 to Dec. 7, 2008 with many of the annual favorite activities including the Friday night Santa Parade and horse-drawn wagon rides. The traditional holiday weekend will be adding some spice ...

Posted By: Carol Baker | Category: Events

Oct 29

Smoke on the Water 2009 Ribs for the Red Cross Announced

Following a successful event in 2008, the Columbia Gas Smoke on the Water – Ribs for the Red Cross has announced that a downtown summertime tradition will continue in 2009. Smoke on the Water – Ribs for the Red Cross will take place at ...

Posted By: Jodie Tienvieri | Category: Events

Oct 27

Jillie Snyder Benefit Concert

The concert is Saturday, November 1st, 2008 at 7pm. It will be held at Sacred Heart Church in East Toledo/Oregon area. The church is located on the corner of Oswald and 6th St. Jillie Snyder, who is 4, is fighting a rare blood disease known as ...

Posted By: Jeremy Patrick | Category: Events

Oct 21


Pumpkin Fest Trick or Treat @ the Market October 25, 2008 - 8 am until 2 pm “A celebration of our local farmers’ contribution to this holiday event” Event Activities Children’s Trick or Treat on the Market: 10 a.m. until ...

Posted By: Becky | Category: Events

Oct 19

Clean and Sober Bowling League

Come have a ball with us! It's not too late to join!!! We bowl every other Sunday at 3:30p at Miracle Lanes in Toledo, Ohio. Teams of 4 are invited to join at any time, and all ages are welcomed!! This is a clean and sober support league, so it is ...

Posted By: Kim | Category: Events

Oct 16

President of Arab American Institute speaks on 2008 election

Dr. James Zogby, president of the Arab American Institute, will deliver the eighth annual Maryse and Ramzy Mikhail Memorial Lecture Sunday, Oct. 19, at 3 p.m. at the University of Toledo Law Center Auditorium on the Main Campus. The event is free ...

Posted By: Laila Waggoner | Category: Events

Oct 15

CANCELED - Gore Vidal appearance tomorrow, October 16

(Toledo, OH) - Due to a recent serious injury, leading social critic Gore Vidal has canceled his scheduled appearance here tomorrow, October 16 as the featured speaker for the fall 2008 Authors! Authors! series presented by The Blade, and arranged ...

Posted By: Rhonda Sewell | Category: Events

Oct 15

Irish Storyteller Joins Tellabration for a Night of Tales

Irish storyteller, Mike Mazur, (with roots in County Mayo, Ireland and more recent ones in Cleveland, Ohio) will join the Toledo Frogtown Storytelling Guild in the worldwide storytelling event Tellabration 2008!, Saturday evening, November 8 at the ...

Posted By: Pat Lora | Category: Events

Oct 13

OSCAR Night 2009

The Greater Toledo Area Chapter of the American Red Cross will host the sixth annual OSCAR Night on Sunday February 22, 2009 from 6-10 p.m. at the Owens Community College Center for Fine and Performing Arts. Guests at OSCAR Night will enjoy ...

Posted By: Jodie Tienvieri | Category: Events

Oct 11

First Anniversary Celebration Recognizing Kidney Donors

Toledo, OH – October 7, 2008. The Alliance for Paired Donation (APD) announces its First Anniversary Celebration to recognize the living kidney donors and recipients who have been connected through the efforts of APD. A dinner and silent ...

Posted By: Laurie Reece | Category: Events

Oct 09

Loft & Home Essentials Introduces Local Artist Debi Kahn

Toledo, Ohio. Loft & Home Essentials will host an event on November 6, 2008, 5:30-8:00 pm, for Assistance Dogs of America, Inc. (ADAI), Chicks for Charity’s designated charitable organization for 2008. Debi Kahn will premier her unique ...

Posted By: Mona Shousher | Category: Events

Oct 07

Woodward HS 1970 thru 1980

Woodward High School Classes of 1970 thru 1980 are planning to have a "Decade Reunion" on Saturday, July 10, 2010. We are still in the planning stages. The venue is at Gladieux Meadows in Toledo Ohio. Socializing, appetizers and cocktails (cash bar) ...

Posted By: Lynne Gramlich | Category: Events

Oct 03

The Day of Healing

Toledo’s premiere health awareness event, The Day of Healing, will take place at the SeaGate Centre on November 15, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. This free public event will guide individuals towards integrating the mind, body, and spirit, ...

Posted By: Gale Clark | Category: Events

Oct 02

Marblehead Peninsula Lighthouse Festival in Lakeside

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Marblehead Peninsula Lighthouse Festival in Lakeside Saturday, October 11 LAKESIDE, Ohio – Celebrating its 13th year, the Marblehead Peninsula Lighthouse Festival will be held in Lakeside 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on ...

Posted By: Alexandrea Kontos | Category: Events

Sep 30

Friends Of Rusty's House Rummage Sale

The friends of Rusty's House is holding a Rummage Sale to raise funds for Rusty's House! Everyone in the community is welcomed to come and check out what is for sale, and get inside the facility to see what we are all about! Rusty's Houise is ...

Posted By: Rusty\'s House | Category: Events

Sep 29

Poetry Live & Out Loud at Your Library

Join the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library as we present “Poetry Live & Out Loud @ Your Library!,” an exciting evening of poetry and spoken word scheduled from 7-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 7 in the Huntington Meeting Room at Main ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events

Sep 27

Will your family be next?

One out of every three children born in the year 2000 will develop diabetes in their lifetime. Over a third of our population has diabetes. These are scary, real statistics. In your lifetime, there is a very good chance that somene you know and ...

Posted By: Lori Karasek | Category: Events

Sep 26

Art Tatums 99th Birthday Celebration!

The Art Tatum African-American Resource Center at Kent Branch Library, 3101 Collingwood Blvd., will celebrate the birthday of the late, legendary jazz artist, Art Tatum, with an evening of live jazz music scheduled at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, October ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events