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Published: Wednesday, 9/29/2010

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Sandusky

“Hangar Up” Fly-In at Griffing-Sandusky Airport, 3115 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky, Ohio, 1-4 p.m., Oct. 3. Stop in for some burgers, dogs, chili and hangar flying. Covered dishes appreciated. Public welcom. No purchase necessary. 419-239-8292 or http://www.EAA50.orgg.Clay Center

Bingo sponsored by the Clay Fire Social Association, Clay Center Fire Station #2, 420 Main St., 7-10 p.m. Oct. 2. Refreshments. 419-855-7444.

Northwood

Government food distribution for the city of Northwood at the Josie Reinhart Community Center, 6000 Wales Rd., 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 29.

Rummage/Bake Sale, Northwood Church of God, 1838 South Coy Rd., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. A light lunch will be available.

Oak Harbor

Ottawa County No Wrong Door training at Riverview Healthcare Campus, 8180 West State Rt. 163, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 14, with registration starting at 8:30. Mission is to make information about human services and resources available with just one call to any area agency or organization. Cost: $10 per person; includes breakfast, lunch, and supplies. For more information or to make a reservation, call United Way in Ottawa County at 419-734-6645. Space is limited.

Oregon

Black Swamp Festival, Pearson Metropark, 761 Lallendorf Rd., Oct. 3. Food and activities at the Packer-Hammersmith Center, 2-6 p.m. Pedal boat concession will open in the afternoon. One-hour Black Swamp walk at 2 p.m. 19th century music at 3 p.m. on the porch of Johlin Cabin at Pearson North. Pearson's scarier appearance during the Ghost of the Black Swamp Lantern Tour, 7 and 8:15 p.m., $5 per person, for reservations, 419-407-9700 or MetroparksToledo.com.

Fassett Middle School 50th Anniversary 5K race and fun walk, Oct. 9. Early entry fee $16 and $9 for kids if postmarked by Oct. 1. Day of race registration opens at 7:30 a.m. Information: Lisa Stevens, lstevens@oregon.cs.org or 419-693-0455, ext. 2018.

Christ Dunberger Post 537 Color Guard Euchre games, 4925 Pickle Rd., 1 p.m., Oct. 6, with sign-in time at 12:15 p.m. Public invited to participate.

“Theology with Toast” every second Wednesday of the month at Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 South Wynn Rd., 10 a.m. Coffee, tea, and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Information: Alice, 419-698-0405, or Ruth, 419-691-9723.

Toledo Harbor Lighthouse Preservation Society meets at 7 p.m. the last Thursday of each month, Maumee Bay State Park Lodge, 1400 State Park Rd., 419-691-3788.

Huron

19th Annual Harvest Happenings Festival at Osborn Metropark, 3910 East Perkins Ave., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 2 and 3. Face painting, live music, food, craft vendors, car show, engine and tractor show, live animal displays, and petting zoo. Details: eriemetroparks.com or 419-625-7783.

Williston

Card Party sponsored by the Luther Home of Mercy Auxiliary, 5810 North Main St., beginning at 5:30 p.m. with light supper, Oct. 9. Cost: $5 per person. Reservations: 419-836-7741.

Point Place

Wii Bowling Tournament sponsored by Aetna, Friendship Park Community Center, 2930 131st St., Oct. 2. Limited to 32 teams. Registration fee: $8 team. Food and beverages available. 419-936-3079.

East Toledo

Fall craft show crafters wanted, Lutheran Home at Toledo, 131 North Wheeling St. Show 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 16 in the community room. Registration deadline Oct. 1. Call Diane Cline, 419-724-1738.

Toledo

Parish Nurse Association meetings at West Park Place, 3501 Executive Pkwy., 10 a.m.-1 p.m., every first Monday of each month beginning Oct. 4. Topic “Community Resources,” with speaker Joe Jardin. Reservations: 419-320-8485.

Toledo Astronomical Association meeting in the classroom on McMaster Hall on Main Campus at the University of Toledo, 2801 West Bancroft, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1. Speaker will be Jame Guildford, Curator/Director of the Stephens Observatory at Hiram College. Information: toledoastronomy.org or contact Frank S. Merritt, frank.merritt@utoledo.edu, 419-535-8775.

“Literacy-the Key to Peace: How Education Can Win the War on Terrorism,” with speaker Rachel Williams, District Literacy Coordinator for Rotary District 7930 (Greater Boston area) at the Auditorium of University of Toledo Law Center, corner of Secor Rd. and West Tower Blvd., 6:30 p.m., Oct. 6. Sponsored by Dosti Foundation and UT International Business Association. Information: 419-535-3214 or info@dosti.org.

Ecumenical Bereavement support group, St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Parish, Emmaus Room, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd., 3-4:30 p.m., Oct. 5. Contact: Rita Hoff, 419-724-4675 or rita.hoff@toledostpats.org.

6th Annual Golf Outing presented by the NAOMI Transitional House at the Heatherdowns Country Club, 3910 Heatherdowns Blvd., Oct. 2. For cost and information contact: Craig Draper, 419-466-7199.

Buddy Walk organized by the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Toledo and the National Down Syndrome Society at The University of Toledo's Rocket Hall, corner of Dorr St. and Secor Rd., registration 10 a.m., walk at noon, Oct. 3. Special guest Chris Burke of ABC television's Life Goes On. Registration: $15 for adults and $8 for children. Register: dsagt.org.

2010 CROP Hunger Walk at Ottawa Park Shelter for congregations west of Maumee River and Pearson Park Tennis Court Shelter for congregations east of river, 1:30 p.m., Oct. 3. One fourth of proceeds goes to the Feed Your Neighbor program of Toledo Area Ministries. 419-882-0048.

4th Annual Race for Victory 5K Run/3K Walk at Swan Creek Preserve Metropark, 10 a.m., Oct. 9. Pre-register online until Oct. 7. Cost: $20. Race day at 9 a.m., $25. utoledo.edu/studentaffairs/hsc/stulif/saaapa/2010RFV/index.html.

4th Annual Kidz Crazy Car Show, Toledo Junior Academy, 4909 West Sylvania, 4-7 p.m., Oct. 10. Registration 2 p.m., fee for entering car $10. Kids have their own contest and are invited to bring their Hot Wheels and Matchbox cars (limit one per child). Games, food, and music. Information: Pastor Mike Fortune, 419-386-8918.

Amazin' Grazin' Dinner and Auction, Parkway Place, 2509 Parkway Plaza Drive, Maumee, 6-10 p.m., Oct. 16. RSVP with payment by Oct. 8 to: Maumee Valley Save-A-Pet, 5250 Hill Ave., Toledo, Ohio, 43615. Information: 419-537-9663 or sapmail@maumeevalleysaveapet.org or maumeevalleysaveapet.org.

Areawide

Owens Landscape and Turfgrass Crew Club Annual Fall Plant Sale at Owens Community College, 30335 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg Township, in the greenhouse near the entrance to Owens Math/Science Center, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sept. 29. 567-661-7623 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, ext. 7623.



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