Press Releases - Events


Oct 18

Career Expo & Internship Fair draws 40+ companies

Lourdes University offers the 2018 Career Expo, Internship and Job Fair on Friday, October 26 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The event is open to the public as well as students of regional higher ...

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Oct 18

Heart & Soul's 15th Annual Halloween at Hensville

Heart & Soul: Caring for our Community is having it's 15th Annual Benefit to raise awareness for mental illness and help erase the stigma associated with it, on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 6:30p.m.-9:30 p.m. in The Roost at Hensville at 5/3 ...

Posted By: Amanda Billegas | Category: Events



Oct 02

'Waste Less Toledo' FREE EVENT - Free Lunch & Live Music

'Waste Less Toledo' is a movement that is raising awareness and bridging the gap between food waste and hunger! Join us on Sunday, October 7th from 12-4 p.m. at the downtown Toledo Farmer's Market, where we'll be providing 1,000 people with a FREE ...

Posted By: Claiborne Vonier | Category: Events



Sep 14

Magic the Gathering Open House- FREE!

Saturday, September 22, Checkmate Games & Hobbies will be hosting a free educational, introductory experience into the trading card game Magic the Gathering! Released in 1993 by Wizards of the Coast, Magic was the first trading card game created ...

Posted By: Kenneth Solo | Category: Events



Aug 31

iGen. iSad? Saturday seminar for parents

A Saturday workshop for interested parents, on the topic of tweens, technology, & mental health. Attendees will gain a greater understanding of the specific issues that Gen Z faces, as well as practical strategies for managing the challenges ...

Posted By: Peter Hagen | Category: Events



Aug 07

Fall Mom to Mom Sale

August 25th, 9am - 1pmMonroe County Community College's Respiratory Therapy Program is hosting to raise money to offset costs of the conferences, community service, and board exams with this Mom to Mom & Vendor Show - and admission is ONLY $1! High ...

Posted By: Katey Gubbini | Category: Events



Aug 03

Project Rachel Sponsors Life Runners Annual Celebration

MAUMEE, OH — Fun and fellowship for the whole family are planned for the First Anniversary Celebration of the Toledo-Northwest Ohio Life Runners chapter, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 4, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Family ...

Posted By: Deborah Boyce | Category: Events



Aug 01

The Scramble for Food - September 10th, 2018

Deborah Vas, executive director of SeaGate Food Bank announced that the second annual “Scramble For Food™” golf fundraiser will be held Monday September 10 at Belmont Country Club in Perrysburg. “This friend-raising and ...

Posted By: Mike Zapiecki | Category: Events



Aug 01

One Mission One Voice - A Night of Stars & Miracles

Wilson Empowerment and FI Community Housing, Inc. will present the “One Mission One Voice - Night of Stars & Miracles" at the Huron County Fairgrounds in Norwalk, Ohio NORWALK, OHIO -- On Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.., Wilson ...

Posted By: Julie McCartney | Category: Events



Jul 12

The Franciscan Center announces August events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the August slate of events. Thursday, August 2Wright Financial Group, LLC offers a free Social Security Educational Workshop from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Hosted by local retirement specialist ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Events



Jul 12

2nd Annual 5K Terra Cotta Trot Scheduled

On Sunday, October 14, 2018, Lourdes University offers the 2nd Annual 5K Terra Cotta Trot. The starting gun goes off at 8 a.m. on the Lourdes University mid-campus grounds near the Ebeid Recreation Center on the south side of Convent Blvd.This 5K ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Events



Jul 08

Run With Joe: 3-Hour Running Clinic

Saturday, July 14th, 12-3pm Learn proper running technique to surpass all your running goals! ?? Become a better, more efficient injury-free runner with the best running method on the planet: POSE Method Running is the only technique scientifically ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Events



Jun 21

Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show

CFA All Breed & Household Pet Cat Show This show features the exhibition and judging of cats throughout the weekend. Meet the breeds! Fun for cat lovers of all ages! July 28 & 29, 2018 Taylor Sportsplex 13333 Telegraph Rd. Taylor, Michigan ...

Posted By: Cathy Hawley | Category: Events



Jun 21

Rx for Laughter

Instructor: Barbara Mauter Wednesday, June 27 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Cost: $17 members; $29 non-members Studies have shown that laughter can actually improve your health! Evidence shows that laughter establishes – or restores – a positive ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Events



Jun 07

ReStore Summer Bash

Don't miss Habitat for Humanity ReStore's Summer Bash. The non-profit home improvement store is celebrating Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity's 30th anniversary in Lucas County. On September 20 from 5:30-8:00pm, we’ll have popcorn and hot ...

Posted By: Anastasia Ellis | Category: Events



Jun 07

Canvass Training and Job Fair on June 16

Are you looking to learn new skills and receive job training? Join us on Saturday, June 16th as we provide comprehensive training on how to be a professional canvasser. This is a great experience for anyone looking to learn new skills that will be ...

Posted By: Jeremy Bernstein | Category: Events



Jun 03

8th Annual Andrew Gulch Memorial Golf Outing to Support MDA

Join the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and the Gulch family in support of the 8th Annual Andrew Gulch Memorial Golf Outing on Saturday August 18, 2018 at 11:30am as we raise funds in support of MDA. At MDA, we are fighting to free ...

Posted By: Brian Springett | Category: Events



May 29

Total Package Girl Leadership Summit

Total Package Girl is a trademarked program dedicated to the personal, social, and interpersonal development of the pre-teen and teen girl. It is a research-based program written and developed to address timely issues facing girls in today’s ...

Posted By: Natalie Mois | Category: Events



May 08

Toledo Area Humane Society Gears up for First Bark in the Park at Side Cut Metropark

Toledo, OH – The Toledo Area Humane Society’s 33rd Annual Bark in the Park is Saturday, June2nd from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Side Cut Metropark in Maumee. This dog friendly 5K Run & 1.25 MileWalk is a great way to get your family and friends ...

Posted By: Abbey Hall | Category: Events



May 08

Toledo Police Museum Cops & Rodders Car & Bike Show

The Toledo Police Museum is sponsoring it's 6th annual "Cops & Rodders Car & Bike Show on June 24th. The event is held at the Museum which is located in Ottawa Park on the Kenwood Blvd. side of the park. The hours of the event are 9am to ...

Posted By: Jeff Hauden | Category: Events



May 08

Food Court Fridays

Franklin Park Mall is excited to announce our popular Summer program is back again - Food Court Fridays! Take a break from the heat this summer at Franklin Park Mall’s Food Court Fridays. Join us for FREE fun in the Food Court every Friday in ...

Posted By: Casey Pogan | Category: Events



May 08

Northwest Ohio Alzheimer's Association - The Longest Day

The Longest Day, held annually on the summer solstice, is highlighted as the most important “action day” during June, which is also Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. By combining the timing of these events, we are able to ...

Posted By: Carol Smeitanski | Category: Events



Apr 17

The Franciscan Center announces May events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the May slate of events. Tuesday, May 1The SAVE Awards Night & Dessert Buffet is from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The event is free and open to those who wish to celebrate the accomplishments of ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Events



Apr 17

Karl Rahner lecture focuses on “Ordinary Grace”

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Karl Rahner Lecture in honor of Father Jim Bacik on Thursday, May 31, 2018, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Guest Lecturer Mary ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Events



Apr 17

The Blade Job and Education Fair Expected to Attract Hundreds

The Blade Job & Education Fair will take place Wednesday, April 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Holiday Inn French Quarter in Perrysburg. Jobseekers are urged to bring resumes and be prepared to meet with recruiters. “Last year’s ...

Posted By: Connie Cross | Category: Events



Apr 17

Lourdes announces 2018 Summer Science Camp

The Lourdes University Center for Science Education and the Environment (CSEE), the Department of Chemistry & Physical Sciences, and the Department of Education are pleased to announce this year’s Summer Science Camp – “WOW: ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Events



Apr 17

Protect & Preserve Our Pollinators-Earth Day Weekend Fun!

All activities are FREE. We will be collecting donations, cash or checks (payable to Metroparks Toledo) to assist in projects across the Oak Openings Region and throughout the Toledo Metroparks area. Thank you in advance for your support! A HUGE ...

Posted By: Sheila Watson | Category: Events



Apr 17

Coffee At The Garage

Coffee At The Garage Saturday, May 19th Saturday, June 16th Saturday, July 21st Saturday, August 18th Saturday, September 15th Coffee, Donuts, CARS and Conversation at Toledo Door And Window! Cruise on over and show us your stuff - - Free to the ...

Posted By: Milissa Clark | Category: Events



Apr 17

Destination Hawaii

April 26, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at AAA locations in Toledo, Sylvania, Port Clinton, and Defiance Price: FREE Have you ever dreamed about going to Hawaii? Now is your chance to learn more about the culture, the music, the food and the sights of ...

Posted By: Kara Hitchens | Category: Events



Apr 17

TED Talk: How Great Leaders Inspire Action

The Sylvania Franciscan Village presents TED Talk: How Great Leaders Inspire Action with leadership expert Simon Sinek from 12 to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8th. Mr. Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership – starting ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Events