••Genoa Area High School athletic passes for the coming school year now available: family pass, individual pass, student pass, senior citizen passes, reserved football seats, middle school family pass. To purchase, call 419-885-7781, ext. 18 during school hours.
•Luckey Fall Festival, Sept. 28-30 at Basic Park on Adams Street. Crafts, flea market, bingo, food, gas engines and tractor display daily. Muzzleloaders encampment. Music by Teachrz Pet on Sept. 28 and by Bridge County blue grass band on Sept. 29, starting at 6:30 p.m. both days. Chicken barbecue at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 30. Free admission.
•Millbury Golden Gang: carpool to Fremont for lunch on Sept. 4. Meet at 11 a.m. at St. Peters Church, 28505 Main St.
•Music in the Park concert, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 11 at Friendship Park, 27975 Cummings Rd. Genoa American Legion Band. Take lawn chairs.
t Time Out Tavern golf scrambles, Sept. 23 at Sugar Creek Golf Course, Elmore. Shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Register by Sept. 8 at the tavern on Woodville Road, Northwood. $60 per person due at registration. Dinner follows. Proceeds to the Alzheimer's Association. Call 419-836-9100.
t Holiday Boutique, Nov. 3 at Olney Elementary School. Vendors needed: call 419-691-5073.
t St. Charles Hospital bake sale and Football Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Oregon Room, Navarre Avenue.
•Christ United Methodist bake and rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 6 and 9 a m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7 at 5757 Starr Ave. Extension. Lunch available. Sept. 7 is $2 per bag day
•St. Ignatius Parish rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 7 and 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 8 at 212 North Stadium Rd. Last day bag sale, $1.
•Toledo Swiss Ladies Society garage sale and craft show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 8 at Oak Shade Grove, 3624 Seaman St. Food and restrooms available. Sale donations accepted at the Grove, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7. Table rental: 419-340-5747.
t Toledo East Women's Connection dinner auction, Sept. 13 in the Oregon Room, St. Charles Hospital, 2600 Navarre Ave. Doors open 5:45 p.m. Dinner buffet at 6 p.m. and program at 6:30 p.m. Music, speaker, auction. Cost, $10, inclusive. For reservations, call 419-476-2604.
•Clay High School Athletic Boosters membership drive, Sept. 8 in Oregon neighborhoods. School athletes will be selling memberships to the Athletic Boosters Club to support school sports programs.
•Super Heroes Unite, 2 p.m. Sept. 15 at Oregon branch library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Grades K-5 have super hero games, activities, refreshments. Wear a favorite super hero costume if you like.
•Faith U.M. Church chicken paprikas dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at 3415 Starr Ave. Reservations: 419-691-5137 weekdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Cost, $7 adult, $3 for children ages 7 and under.
•Storytime for ages 1-2, 10 a.m. Mondays from Sept. 17 through Dec. 3 and 10 a.m. Thursdays from Sept. 20 to Dec. 6, Oregon branch library, Dustin Road. For children with an adult caregiver. Stories, songs, fingerplay for 20 minutes. Family Storytime for ages 2-6, held Mondays and Tuesdays at 7 p.m. From Sept. 17 to Dec. 4. Preschool Storytime for ages 3-5, Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m., Sept. 19 to Dec. 5. Registration required for all programs: 419-259-5250.
•Clay High School class of 1977, 30-year reunion Sept. 22 at Oak Shade Grove, in conjunction with Clay's annual Groove in the Grove event. All Clay HIgh School graduates invited to the reunion and Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Tickets for Groove in the Grove available by calling 419-693-0661. Information: www.clayclassof1977.com
t "Steps to Success for Job Seekers," a free information session on state and county services by Job Solutions of Wood County, 7 p.m. Sept. 10, Way Public Library, 101 East Indiana Ave.
t Snow, written by Orhan Pamuk, 7 p.m. Sept. 6. To Kill a Mockingbird, written by Harper Lee, 11:30 a.m. Sept. 13, book discussions, Way Public Library, 101 East Indiana Ave. Madame Bovary, written by Gustave Flaubert, 7 p.m. Sept. 17.
t Way Library book sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 15, at the Iibrary, East Indiana Avenue.
t "Enforcement of Immigration Law and Local Police: Some Surprising Answers," a lecture by David Harris, 7 p.m. Sept. 18, Way Public Library, 101 East Indiana Ave.
t 577 Foundation programs in September include Stained Glass Hand Mirror, Sept. 5; Leaf birdbath, Sept. 10; hatha yoga, paper crafts, jewelry craft, pottery, making sushi, youth pottery, music and drawing for children. Information and fees: 419-874-4174.
t Perrysburg Farmers Market, Louisiana Avenue downtown, 3 to 8 p.m. Thursdays now to Oct. 18. Information: 419-874-9147 or www.visitperrysburg.com
t Perch, Peach, Polka, and Pierogi Festival in Port Clinton, Sept. 1 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and noon to 9 p.m. Sept. 2, Main Street. Bake sale, fresh peaches and produce, homemade ice cream, polka music, games, live music, pierogi eating contest at 5:30 p.m. and Del Sinchak Polka Band from 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 1 and again 1-5 p.m. Sept. 2. Wayne Golob Band from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sept. 2. Information: 419-734-7600.
•Habitat for Humanity of Ottawa County dessert tasting event at the Nor'Easter Club, 2801 North Harbor Causeway, Port Clinton, Sept. 23, from 2 - 5 p.m. Celebrity pastry chef Cory Barrett of Cleveland will be preparing the desserts. Appetizers will also be served. A silent auction is also planned. Information: 419-734-7074. Tickets will be sold in advance at $25, 100 available.
t Rossford U.M. Church fall rummage sale, 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 13 and 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 14-15. Last day bag sale at $2.50 and half off for large items. The church is at 270 Dixie Hwy.
t Homestead Exemption for senior homeowners ages 65 and older and for the permanently disabled, for tax year 2007: forms from new applications must be received by Oct. 1. Forms available at the Rossford Board of Education offices, 601 Superior St. Call James Rossler, Jr. with questions, 419-666-2010.
t Rossford Policemen's Almester Memorial golf tournament, Sept. 8 at Fallen Timbers Fairways in Monclova. Cash prizes, prime rib dinner, free lunch and beverage, raffles. Rossford Police Patrolmen's scholarship fundraiser. Cost, $70. To register a team or individual, call 419-666-5434.
t "Special Cars for Special People" car show, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 8 at Luther Home of Mercy, 5810 South Main St. Anyone with a special car (for the disabled or handicapped) is invited to enter the show. Dash plaques to the first 75 cars or trucks plus a driver's raffle ticket for a $5 donation. DJ music, raffle. Information: 419-277-1618.
t Woodville Historical Society Sept. 4 meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the Woodville Historical Museum, 107 Main St. Topic: history of Woodville Solomon Lutheran. Museum will be open noon to 3 p.m. Sept. 15, as part of Woodville's Lime Fest. Also open 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 29-30 as a site for the Sandusky County Museum Road Trip.
t Annual Lime Fest, beginning 9 a.m. Sept. 15 in Woodville. Town-wide festivities include a talent show, miniature golf, bake sale, food, sidewalk sales, evening kite flying demonstration at Woodville Elementary School.
t Troy Township Fire Dept. fundraiser golf event, Sept. 22 at Hidden Hills Golf Club, 4886 County Rd. 16. Four player scramble, 18 holes with cart, steak dinner, $50 per person. Check in at 7:30 a.m. Siren start at 8 a.m. $200 per team. Open to the public. Information: 419-849-3693.
t Kitchen of Hope meal, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 31 at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Ave., Perrysburg. Free for all Wood County residents with limited incomes, including senior citizens.
t Black Swamp Arts Festival, Sept. 7-9 in downtown Bowling Green. Juried art show and exhibit, and Wood County Invitational Art Show, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 8 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 9. Musical acts begin 4 p.m. Sept. 7 and 11 a.m. Sept. 8 and 9; all are free. Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars will perform 10 p.m. Sept. 8 and their documentary film shown at the Cla-Zel Theatre at 7 and 9 p.m. Sept. 7 and at 1 and 3 p.m. Sept. 9. Youth art, bands, performers, youth art stage. Visit www.blackswamparts.org for more information.
t Arts and Entertainment Extravaganza, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 8 at Wood County Senior Center, 305 North Main St., Bowling Green. Arts, crafts, entertainment by the Stateline Chorus barbershop singers at 11 a.m. and by Sir Charles Crooner t 1 p.m. Free and open to the public.
t Monday Mysteries Book Club, 7 p.m. on select Mondays: Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier, Sept. 10; Virgin of Small Plains by Nancy Pickard, Oct. 8, a Book Club Hotline and Call the Author night; Girls of Tender Age by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith, Nov. 5, plus a 7 p.m. Nov. 8 visit by the author, and What the Dead Know by Laura Lippman, Dec. 3. Free and open to all, Wood County District Public Library, 251 North Main St., Bowling Green.
t "Meet the Authors," Sept. 19 at the Wood County District Public Library, North Main Street, Bowling Green. Meet three mystery writes from Ohio: Don Bruns, Judy Clemens, and Casey Daniels, 7 p.m. Topic: the art and craft of writing and today's publishing market.
t Free Downtown Toledo Walking Tours: noon to 1 p.m. rain or shine. Free parking on downtown streets between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tours by trained volunteers. Aug. 30: Avenue of the Arts; meet at the Professional Building at Monroe and Parkwood Avenue. Sept. 6: Oliver House; meet at the plaza entrance to the Maumee Bay Brewing Company. Sept. 13: Warehouse District; meet at Fifth Third Field entrance at Huron and Washington streets. Information: 419-530-3591.
t Maumee River History Bridge Cruise, 1-3 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. Sept. 9 aboard the Sandpiper on the river with historian Fred Folger, sponsored by the Maumee Valley Heritage Corridor. Learn history of some of the area's architectural and historical sites. Cost, $15 for members of any historical organization in the Maumee Valley, $18 for others. Reservations required: 419-537-1212.
t St. Catherine of Siena Festival 2007, Sept. 14 from 6 p.m. to midnight, Sept. 15 from 2 p.m. to midnight, and Sept. 16 from noon to 8 p.m. at 4555 North Haven. Sept. 14 Texas Hold 'em tournament and poker. Bingo Sept. 15-16 and chicken dinner Sept. 16. Unlimited rides with wristband, 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 16. Music by Madison Avenue on Sept. 14-15 and by Johnny Rodriguez on Sept. 16.
t IMA Dance, Sept. 16 at Conn Weisenberger Hll, 2020 West Alexis Rd. Lunch at 2 p.m. and dance from 3 to 7 p.m. Music by The Knewz from Buffalo, NY.
t Fall Fantasia Dance from 7 to 11 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Great Hall, Stranahan Theater, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd. Music by the Johnny Knorr Orchestra, door prizes, snacks. Doors open 6 p.m. Tickets at the door, $5. Paramount Elite members, free. Couples and singles welcome.
t Trinity Church's clothing sale at the Next to New Shop, Adams and St. Clair streets downtown Toledo. Open 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Men's, women's, and children's clothing available. Proceeds to local charities.
•Towne Club Luncheon and program, Sept. 6 at the Brandywine Country Club, 6904 Salisbury Rd., Maumee. Cards at 10 a.m. , social hour at 11:30 a.m., luncheon at non and speaker at 1:15 p.m. Paula Lewis, director of Beach House family shelter will be the speaker. Reservations and $16 check payable to Towne Club must be received in advance; send to D. Brown, 7703 Greenville Crossing, Waterville, OH 43566.
t Women's Connection West brunch, Sept. 14 at Sylvania Country Club, 5201 Corey Rd. Juice and coffee at 9:15 a.m. followed by brunch, style show and speaker. Reservations and complimentary nursery, 419-472-8749, by Sept. 11. Cost, $12. Cancellations necessary. Next brunch is scheduled for Nov. 9.
•RiverView Yacht Club Ladies Auxiliary, Fall Luncheon and Card Party. 5981 Edgewater Dr. Starting noon, Oct. 10. Tallies $7 per person. Price includes, tally, hot luncheon and tally gift. Reservations must be made by Sept. 30. Please call 419-885-1813.
tFall Pancake Breakfast, Wildwood Preserve Metropark, Metroparks Hall, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sept. 8, West Central Avenue. Pancakes, sausage links, orange juice, coffee, hot chocolate. Cost $4.95 adults, $2.50 children under age 12. Indoor seating available. Sponsored by Volunteers in Parks with proceeds used for Metroparks projects.
t Bird Study for Adults: Warblers, Swan Creek Preserve Metropark, Yager Center, 9 to 11 a.m. Sept. 8. Sort out the fall warblers that are once again passing through the area. Take binoculars, bird guides and dress for the weather. Autumn Adventure: Wake Up With The Birds, Side Cut Metropark, Riverview Area, 8 to 9 a.m. Sept. 8. An invigorating morning walk along the Maumee. See how many different birds you can identify along the hike. For additional information, please call 419-407-9700.
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