Press Releases - Events


Sep 22

An Ace-High Event for a Powerful Cause

One minute of cancer research costs more than $250. An hour of cancer research costs more than $15,000. Keep doing the math and that’s a lot of money for the American Cancer Society to raise in support of their mission of eliminating cancer as ...

Posted By: Patrick Giammarco | Category: Events



Sep 17

Author Sally Wright to speak at Way Library Sept. 30

Local author Sally Wright will speak at Way Library on Tuesday, September 30, at 7 p.m. Author of the Ben Reese university-archivist/ex-WWII-Scout mystery series, Ms. Wright will present a talk entitled “The Pleasures and Pitfalls of Writing ...

Posted By: Mary Meyer | Category: Events



Sep 15

JOIN IN THE WORLD CARD MAKING DAY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2008 Media contact: Linda Bauwin 440-576-7130 Join in World Card Making Day Brighten someone’s day with a handmade card Sylvania, OH – It happens every day: you walk to the mailbox, pull out ...

Posted By: Linda Bauwin | Category: Events



Sep 15

Downtown Fremont Hosts Olympics

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Angie Morelock Executive Director Downtown Fremont, Inc. 419-332-8696 Fax: 419-332-8666 mainstreet@fremontohio.org DOWNTOWN FREMONT HOSTS OLYMPICS Fremont, Ohio September 11, 2008- You didn't need to travel to the ...

Posted By: Carol Baker | Category: Events



Sep 15

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month at Main Library

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 4 at Main Library, 325 Michigan St. Bring the entire family to help celebrate this free event! Parking is also free for ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events



Sep 10

Cathy Reinhart Fundraiser

Everyone that knows Cate knows that she is a fun, loving, and happy person. She is a great family member, neighbor, friend, coach, and co-worker. Cate is also known for her generosity as she is always ready to help out others and put their needs ...

Posted By: Shonna Harrison | Category: Events



Sep 05

4th Annual Wander the Warehouse District

Toledo, Ohio - September 3, 2008. The 4th Annual Wander the Warehouse District will be held this Sunday, September 7, 2008 at the St. Clair Village in downtown Toledo. It begins at 11 a.m. and goes through 4 p.m.. Tickets are $10 and will be ...

Posted By: Diane Keil-Roe | Category: Events



Sep 04

YWCA Bagnificent! Raises Funds for Worthy Causes

Toledo, Ohio. Sally DePerro, past YWCA board president, and Mary Martin, OptiVue CEO, both strong advocates of the YWCA, created a fun event for women to come together, shop, have a glass of wine and support the many worthy causes of the YWCA. In ...

Posted By: Ellen Critchley | Category: Events



Aug 19

PAINTBALL FOR THE PETS PAINTBALL TOURNAMENT

Paintball tournament located in Reading, MI. Tournament will benifit the Greater Hillsdale Humane Society. Date Sept. 13, 2008. For more information contact Tim Wheeler @ (517) 283-3604 or Joe Reynolds @ (517) 607-1598 for more information or ...

Posted By: Barb Dennis | Category: Events



Aug 12

Leaders Family Farms

At Leaders Family Farm, there is fun for everyone. All ages can appreciate the adventures found in the winding, twisting turns of the cornmaze paths. There are the beautiful hayrides that go around our farm, through the woods, down hills and through ...

Posted By: Kristi Leaders | Category: Events



Aug 07

CASE - FYI / UNDER 18 YRS. OF AGE

CASE FYI is a clean and sober event for young individuals 17 years of age and under. These events offer Guitar Hero Challange, DJ/music, food, beverages, and an overall fun and safe place for youths to hang with adult supervision and security. These ...

Posted By: Events | Category: Events



Aug 07

Pollyball and Pollypalooza Support Breast Cancer Assistance

Toledo, Ohio. To honor Polly Hylant-Tracy, their family member who lost her battle with breast cancer 18 years ago, the Hylant and Tracy family presents Pollyball and Pollypalooza to raise funds for breast cancer awareness and support programs at ...

Posted By: Ellen Critchley | Category: Events



Aug 07

SWANTON CORN FESTIVAL

If your looking for a great way to spend time with family and friends join us on SATURDAY AUGUST 23rd at the park, I'll be there Featuring Home Interior products, visit my booth or contact me to find out information regarding how your organization ...

Posted By: Laura Mathias | Category: Events



Aug 01

Spaghetti Dinner Benefit to Help a Sick Child in Need

Spaghetti Dinner Benefit For Hannah Campbell Hannah Campbell is 6 months old and was recently diagnosed with a deadly disease called Spinal Muscular Atrophy or SMA. Spinal muscular atrophy is a genetic motor neuron disease characterized by the ...

Posted By: Joshua Ball | Category: Events



Jul 30

A Night Out Fundraiser

The home of the National Champs Youth & Co-Ed Senior / 2nd Place Mini divisions in Cheerleading are hosting "A Night Out" on October 25th. The event is being used to raise money for a new spring floor for the gym. Please mark your calendars and ...

Posted By: Shonna Harrison | Category: Events



Jul 23

Local Rib Vendors Featured at Smoke on the Water

In the wake of several media reports, the Columbia Gas Smoke in the Water – Ribs for the Red Cross presented by Key Bank proudly reminds the community that the majority of rib vendors at its event are local. Confirmed vendors, and their ...

Posted By: Jodie Tienvieri | Category: Events



Jul 17

A Midsummer Night Up on the Roof

Guests can watch the sun set, the stars shine and the city lights sparkle when National City and the Library Legacy Foundation present the fifth annual A Midsummer Night Up On The Roof on Saturday, July 26, at 7:30 p.m. at Main Library, 325 Michigan ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Events



Jun 29

One Wild Summer at The Toledo Zoo!

Toledo, OH—Summer is the time when many families make The Toledo Zoo their destination, and with some terrific events planned, the Zoo is making this summer even more memorable. More details about these events can be found at the Zoo’s ...

Posted By: Public Relation Department | Category: Events



Jun 17

Libbey High School Combined Class Reunion - 1964 - 1968

LHS Classes of 1964 - 1968 Friday, July 11th 7:30 pm till 12:30 am? Gladieux Meadows 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd. Cost: $2.00 Cash Bar Dancing and music provided by DJ, Bob Kelly Dress is casual Reunion being held in conjunction with Teen Town Reunion ...

Posted By: Karen | Category: Events



Jun 16

Volunteer for a cause while watching Dragon Boat Races!!!

Partners In Education Seeks Volunteers for the 7th Annual Great Maumee River Dragon Boat Festival Festival to be held Saturday July 26th at International Park in Downtown Toledo TOLEDO, OH– June 16, 2008– The 2,400 year old sport of ...

Posted By: Gretchen LeBoutillier | Category: Events



Jun 10

8th ANNUAL THE BLADE LATINOFEST

Come on out and join in the fun of the 8th annual The Blade LatinoFest Presented by American Family Insurance and Budweiser, taking place on Saturday, June 14 from 1:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at the NEW LOCATION, the Lucas County Fairgrounds on ...

Posted By: Consuelo Hernandez | Category: Events



Jun 04

Smoke on the Water Ribs for the Red Cross

Get your bibs and wet naps ready! The Greater Toledo Area Chapter of the American Red Cross is teaming up with Columbia Gas of Ohio and KeyBank to bring “Smoke on the Water – Ribs for the Red Cross.” The event will be held August ...

Posted By: John Eikost | Category: Events



Jun 04

OSU Alumni Club Tailgate Lunch with OSU President Gee

“Defenders of the Northern Border” OSU Alumni Club of Lucas County to Host President E. Gordon Gee at Tailgate Lunch on Thursday, June 26th Festive event will be the most casual of Dr. Gee’s three area appearances and will feature ...

Posted By: Rocky Roemer | Category: Events



Jun 04

Taste Toledo 4th & 5th of July in PROMENADE PARK

TASTE TOLEDO 2008 PRESENTED BY THE NORTHWEST OHIO RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION Percentage of Proceeds from Beverage Sales Benefiting UNITED WAY OF GREATER TOLEDO Friday, July 4th & Saturday July 5th, 2008 Friday, noon – ½ hour post ...

Posted By: Kris Berger Long | Category: Events



Jun 02

TRC Golf Tournament

When: 7-12-08 Where: Cherrywood Golf Course Why: Tee-ing up for a drug free life Time: 9a Tee off/shotgun start Sign up now, 4 man/women teams, 12 team max!!! Lunch is being provided after play has concluded, prizes, raffles and hole awards will be ...

Posted By: TRC | Category: Events



Jun 02

Networking and Wings

African-American engineers in this region have organized to form the Northwest Ohio Alumni Extension Chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), a 37-year-old national organization Any professional, not only engineers, interested in ...

Posted By: Julius Jones | Category: Events



May 29

“Jesus is the light who supplies all our needs, Praise Him!

The Indiana Avenue Missionary Baptist Church “Allegro Choir” Presents… “Jesus is the light who supplies all our needs, Praise Him!” “When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. ...

Posted By: Misha Green | Category: Events



May 22

GTHC Hosts House Party

The Greater Toledo Housing Coalition (GTHC) is hosting the House Party on Thursday, May 29 at Wesley’s from 5-7 pm. The House Party is an informal cocktail hour gathering for anybody involved in the local housing industry. Open and free to ...

Posted By: Toby Fey | Category: Events



May 21

FLOWER DAY AT THE TOLEDO FARMERS MARKET

19th Annual - Flower Day Weekend Saturday “Market Day” - May 24, 2008 – 8 to 4 Sunday “Flower Day” - May 25, 2008 – 8 to 4 Monday “Market Day” - May 26, 2008 – 8 to 2 Flower Day Weekend @ The ...

Posted By: Becky | Category: Events



May 21

PLAN YOUR SPECIAL DAY!

On June 1st, 2008 from 12-3pm local businesses who specialize in various aspects of creating events are gathering together to showcase their talent in making those events special. These businesses offer unique ideas for weddings, parties, award ...

Posted By: Gini Behrendt | Category: Events