Ourtowns Calendars 4/2


What's On

East Toledo

● The East Toledo Se­nior Ac­tiv­i­ties Center’s all-you-can-eat spa­ghetti din­ner and craft show at Na­varre Park Shel­ter­house, 1001 White St., 4-7 p.m. April 10. Ad­vance tick­ets: $6 se­niors and chil­dren un­der 12 years; and $8 adults; at the door all tick­ets $9. Dine-in or car­ry­out. Details: 419-691-2254.

● East Toledo Fam­ily Center’s “Hawai­ian Luau” Gala at the Glass City Board­walk, 27820 E. Broad­way, Moline, 6:30 p.m. April 13. Tick­ets: $55/sin­gle and $100/cou­ple and can be pur­chased at the cen­ter. Details: 419-691-1429 or ETFC.org. Ben­e­fits to se­nior pro­gram.

Bowl­ing Green

● Ladies’ golf league seek­ing new mem­bers, pre­sea­son meet­ing will be at the Riverby Hills Golf Club, 16571 W. River Rd., 9 a.m. Wed­nes­day. Details: 419-346-0748.

● North­west Ohio Chap­ter In-For­ma­tion Golf Out­ing and Spring fund-raiser for sui­cide pre­ven­tion, aware­ness, and sur­vi­vor ini­tia­tives, held at Stone Ridge Golf Course, 1553 Mur­field Dr., tee time 1 p.m. April 26. Cost: $75. In­cludes 18 holes of golf and din­ner. Hole spon­sor­ship: $125 per hole. Reg­is­tra­tion and de­tails: nwo­hio­afsp@gmail.com.

Clay Center

● Clay Center Fire So­cial As­so­ci­a­tion spon­sor­ing bingo at Clay Center Fire Sta­tion #2, 420 Main St., 7-10 p.m. Satur­day. Split the pot prizes. 419-855-7444.


● Craft and Gift Show at Hol­land Gardens, 6530 An­gola Rd., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Satur­day and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun­day. Free. Spring­field Town­ship Fire Depart­ment will have a booth. Ben­e­fits Honor Flight and Planned Pet­hood. 419-320-8631 or people­w­hoc­are2012@ya­hoo.com.


● Ron Howard and Crui­sin ben­e­fit at Cleats, 6801 E. Har­bor Rd., 1-5 p.m. Sun­day. The band’s trans­por­ta­tion was in­volved in an ac­ci­dent that de­stroyed the van and all equip­ment. The com­mu­nity, friends, and col­leagues are com­ing to­gether to hold this ben­e­fit. Buf­fet: $25 (or do­na­tion at the door with­out buf­fet). En­ter­tain­ment in­cludes Crui­sin, Colin Dus­sault, and Smooth Groove. Details: 419-734-9464.


● All-you-can-eat pan­cake break­fast and si­lent auc­tion spon­sored by the North­ern Light Ma­sonic Lodge #40, 114 W. Wayne St., 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Satur­day. Cost: $5 adults; $3 chil­dren 10 years and un­der. Ben­e­fit for Kid­ney Foun­da­tion of North­west Ohio. Tick­ets avail­able in ad­vance or at the door. Kid­ney Foun­da­tion, 419-329-2353.

● Rum­mage sale at St. Joseph’s Com­mu­nity Center, 130 W. Broad­way St., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fri­day and 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Satu­day. Brown pa­per gro­cery bag day Satur­day with cloth­ing $2, other items half price.

● In­vi­sion Salon and the Beth­any House’s raf­fle and cut-a-thon fund-raiser at the sa­lon, 1635 Toll­gate Dr., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Satur­day. Ben­e­fits Beth­any House, help­ing abused and bat­tered women and chil­dren.


● Henry County Arts Coun­cil presents Swing­ma­nia and din­ner at the Christ United Meth­od­ist Church, 1325 Glen­wood Ave., shows 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., din­ner 5:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. April 14. Ad­vance tick­ets: $10; at the door $12. Din­ner menu: grilled pork loin all-you-can-eat buf­fet din­ner, cost $10. Be­cause of lim­ited seat­ing please dine af­ter your show. Res­er­va­tions: 419-592-2787 or arts@hen­ry­countyo­hio­arts.org.


● Big Band at the Bay “Sen­ti­men­tal Jour­ney” with Night Ses­sion Big Band Orches­tra at Maumee Bay Lodge and Con­fer­ence Center, 1750 State Park Rd. #2, din­ner 6-7:30 p.m., danc­ing 7:30-11:30 p.m. April 13. Details and cost: 419-836-1466 or maumee­bay­s­tate­park­lodge.com.


● Live in the House Con­cert Ser­ies presents War­ren Mail­ley-Smith, pi­a­nist to the royal fam­ily, at the Pem­ber­ville Opera House, 115 Main St., 7:30 p.m. Satur­day. Tick­ets $10 at Beeker’s Gen­eral Store, River­bank An­tiques or call Carol, 419-287-4848 or at the door. pem­ber­vil­le­op­erahouse.org.


● TOPICS Camera Club meet­ing at the Way Pub­lic Li­brary, 101 E. In­di­ana Ave., 7 p.m. Wed­nes­day. TOPICSCameraClub.com.

● Prom Dress Ex­trav­a­ganza Event pre­sented by the Rais­ing Aware­ness Club and Spring­field High School Ac­a­demic Boost­ers at Owens Com­mu­nity Col­lege’s Stu­dent Health and Ac­tiv­i­ties Center, 30335 Ore­gon Rd., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Satur­day. Min­i­mal cost for prom dresses $5-20 and ac­ces­so­ries 50 cents to $5. Details: 567-661-2569 or 800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 2569.

● St. Rose Par­ish’s Moon­light and Roses event at the Pin­na­cle, 1772 In­dian Wood Cir­cle, Maumee, 6-10:30 p.m. April 13. Event in­cludes din­ner, auc­tion, and re­verse raf­fle. Cost: $150 per cou­ple which in­cludes two din­ners and a raf­fle ticket or $112 per per­son which in­cludes one din­ner ticket and a raf­fle ticket. Sin­gle raf­fle tick­ets: $75 each. Res­er­va­tions: 419-874-4559 or de­tails at sain­troseon­line.org.


● The Live in the House Con­cert Ser­ies presents War­ren Mail­ley-Smith, pi­a­nist to the royal fam­ily at the Otsego High School Au­di­to­rium, 18505 Ton­to­g­any Creek Rd., 2 p.m. Sun­day. Tick­ets $10 and are avail­able at: Washer’s Laun­dro­mat or call Lynne Long, 419-832-5664 or at the door. gran­drap­idsar­t­scoun­cil.org.


● Euchre Tour­na­ment at Wal­bridge VFW Post 9963, 109 N. Main St., 1 p.m. un­til fin­ish Satur­day. En­try fee: $10 in­cludes lunch. No smok­ing.


● Wa­ter­ville Area Arts Coun­cil and An­i­mal House Glass of­fers a Mo­saic glass ta­ble­top class at Car­ruth’s Garden Smiles, 211 Me­chanic St., 10 a.m.-noon April 13 and 20. Glass art­ist Gail Christ­of­fer­son will teach. Cost: $50. Ad­vance reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Forms avail­able at Sil­ver Lin­ing Gallery, 122 Me­chanic St. Details: 419-441-0025.


● The Chil­dren’s Choir of North­west Ohio presents Spring Con­cert “Meant to Make Mu­sic...To­gether!” at the Com­mu­nity of Christ Lu­theran Church, 6517 Finzel Rd., 4 p.m. April 14. Free con­cert fea­tures 50 young mu­si­cians in grades 3-10 and guest art­ists Kris­ten Ro­bide­aux, vi­o­lin; tenor Gre­gory J Ashe, and the Beat Dance Com­pany Select Dancers. Details: ccof­nwo.org.

● “Plant­ing Seeds of Hope: Serv­ing a Healthy Food Table” pro­gram at Lial Re­newal Center, 5908 Davis Rd., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. April 13. Pre­sent­ing is Sr. Rita Wienken, OSF/T. Work­shop: $45 and in­cludes lunch. Reg­is­ter at md­p­fahler@to­le­dosnd.org, 419-877-0432 or lial­re­new­al­cen­ter.org.

● Art Classes, Vil­lage Hall, 6925 Prov­i­dence St.: Garden Keep­sake Note Cards with Joan Sold­en­wag­ner, 6-8 p.m. April 15. Create note cards, us­ing dried pe­ren­ni­als, an­nu­als, ferns, or leaves. Cost: $28. Res­er­va­tions: 419-877-5383 or white­houseoh.gov.

Let's Eat


● Break­fast at Voi­ture 141, 2232 Air­port Hwy., 9 a.m.-noon Sun­day. Cost: $6.

● Cass Road Bap­tist Church’s pan­cake and sau­sage break­fast with eggs strata, 1400 Cass Rd., Maumee, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Satur­day. Cost: $5 adults; $2 chil­dren 6-10; and free to chil­dren 5 and un­der. Details: 419-893-2008.

● North­wood VFW Post 2984, 102 W. An­drus Rd., North­wood, 9 a.m.-noon ev­ery Sun­day. Cost: $5. Chil­dren’s menu avail­able. 419-666-7762.

● VFW Post 3338 break­fast, 2231 South Ave., 9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Sun­day. Cost: $4. 419-381-0153


● Eagle Cafe of­fers lunch and din­ner, Maumee Eagles, 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee, lunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Mon­day-Fri­day, $4.95; din­ner 5-8 p.m., Mon­day-Thurs­day, $4.95. Menu: 419-893-3952 or maumeeea­gles.com.

Fish fries

● Pro­gres­sive Fish­ing As­so­ci­a­tion’s fish fry, 7675 Schadel Rd., White­house, 5-8 p.m. ev­ery Fri­day. Cost: $8 adults; $7.50 se­niors (60 and over); $5 chil­dren (11 and un­der). 419-392-4715.

● Hol­land Amer­i­can Le­gion fish fry, 1074 Clar­ion Ave., 4:30-7:30 p.m. Fri­days. Lake perch or pol­lock. Take-out 419-865-8511.

● North­wood VFW Post 2984, 102 W. An­drus Rd., North­wood, 5-7:45 p.m. Fri­days. All-you-can-eat, $8. 419-666-7762.

● Maumee Eagles 2562, 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee, 5-8 p.m. Fri­days. All-you-can-eat pol­lock for $7.95 (dine-in only). 419-893-3821.


● Ross­ford Eagles chicken din­ner, 658 Lime City Rd., Ross­ford, noon Sun­day. Cost: $8.50. 419-666-9253.

● Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 384 steaks on the grill, 6910 Prov­i­dence St., White­house, 5-8 p.m. Satur­day. Cost: $12; $11.50 se­niors. 419-877-5171.

At the Library

Heat­h­er­downs Branch Li­brary

3265 Glanz­man Rd.; 419-259-5270.

● Pre­school sto­ry­time, 7 p.m. Mon­days and 10 a.m. Thurs­days. Call for reg­is­tra­tion.

Rey­nolds Corners Branch Li­brary

4833 Dorr St., Toledo; 419-259-5320.

● Home­work helper, 6 p.m. ev­ery Mon­day and Tues­day.

Ross­ford Pub­lic Li­brary

720 Dixie Hwy.; 419-666-0924.

● Tues­days with Adam, be­tween 1-7 p.m. ev­ery Tues­day. Free gen­eral com­puter and tech­nol­ogy help.

● Lo­cal his­to­rian Fred Fol­ger will dis­cuss the life and times of An­thony Wayne, 2 p.m. Satur­day.

Birming­ham Branch Li­brary

203 Paine Ave.; 419-259-5210.

● Kid­space, 4 p.m. Tues­days.

● ABLE mo­bile ben­e­fit bank, 5-8 p.m. Tues­days. Free.

● Home­work helper, 3:30 p.m. Mon­days, Wed­nes­days, and Fri­days.

● Tax help, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. to­day and April 9.

● TeenSpace, 4 p.m. Thurs­day. Grades 4-8.

Genoa Branch Li­brary

602 West St.; 419-855-3380.

● Sto­ry­time, 11 a.m. Tues­days.

● Pre­school Sto­ry­time, 11 a.m., Tues­days.

Har­ris-El­more Pub­lic Li­brary

328 Toledo St., El­more; 419-862-2482.

● Pre­school Sto­ry­time, 11 a.m., ev­ery Wed­nes­day.

Locke Branch Li­brary

703 Miami St., Toledo; 419-259-5310.

● Retool­ing Your Life — Get­ting the Skills You Need. Set up an email ac­count, learn how to search or ap­ply for a job on­line, and up­date your re­sume. Call for a one-hour ap­point­ment. Free.

● Home­work helper, 3:30 p.m. Tues­days, Wed­nes­days, and Thurs­days.

● Crafter­noons, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Wed­nes­days.

● Pup­pets from the Magic Bas­ket, 6 p.m. April 23.

Maumee Branch Li­brary

501 River Rd.; 419-259-5360.

● Book ex­plor­ers, 10-11 a.m. Wed­nes­days.

Ore­gon Branch Li­brary

3340 Dustin Rd.; 419-259-5250.

● Se­nior book dis­cus­sion, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Fri­day

● ABLE Mo­bile Ben­e­fit Bank Ad­vo­cates for Ba­sic Legal Equal­ity rep­re­sen­ta­tive, 2:30-5 p.m. ev­ery sec­ond Wed­nes­day of the month, avail­able to as­sist with ba­sic le­gal is­sues.

● Fam­ily sto­ry­time, 7-7:30 p.m. Mon­days. Ages 3-5. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired.

● Pre­school sto­ry­time, 10:30-11 a.m. Wed­nes­days. Ages 3-5. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired.

● Baby­time, 10:30-10:50 a.m. Thurs­days. Ages 1-2. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired.

Wal­bridge Branch Li­brary

108 N. Main St.; 419-666-9900.

● Fam­ily sto­ry­time, 11 a.m. Tues­days and 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wed­nes­days.

Way Pub­lic Li­brary

101 E. In­di­ana Ave., Per­rys­burg; 419-874-3135.

● Pre­school sto­ry­time, 10 a.m. Tues­days and Wed­nes­days.

● Mother Goose time, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Thurs­days.

Wa­ter­ville Branch Li­brary

800 Mich­i­gan Ave., Wa­ter­ville; 419-878-3055.

● Anime club, 5 p.m. the fourth Tues­day of each month, grades 6-12.

● Na­tional Li­brary Week pup­pet show, 7-8 p.m. April 16. All ages. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired.

●Crafter­noon at the Li­brary, 10 a.m.-noon April 19.

● Home­school­ing Book Bunch book dis­cus­sion, 2-3 p.m. April 24. Ages 8-15.

● Pro­gram on es­ti­mat­ing your net worth, 10 a.m.-noon April 20. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired.

White­house Com­mu­nity Li­brary

10615 Wa­ter­ville St., White­house; 419-877-9088.

● Book Nuts dis­cus­sions April 10. Call for de­tails.

● Spring party, 10:30 a.m.-noon Satur­day. Sto­ries, crafts, and re­fresh­ments.

Wood­ville Pub­lic Li­brary

101 East Main St., Wood­ville; 419-849-2744.

● Pre­school sto­ry­time, 7 p.m. Mon­days when school is in ses­sion.

● LEGO club, 10-11 a.m. Satur­day. For grades K-6.

● Ki­dzArt, 11-11:45 a.m. Satur­day. Grades K-6.

● Cook­book club, 7 p.m. Wed­nes­day.

● Spring Break movie mat­i­nee, 2 p.m. Thurs­day.

Senior Citizens' Activities

East Toledo Senior Activities Center

1001 White St.; 419-691-2254.

Offering daily lunches, occasional day trips, and athletic programs.

Free painting classes, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. every Thursday at Navarre Park Shelter House, 1001 White St., using acrylics, watercolors, and oils.

Housekeeping services for seniors 60 or older in East Toledo or Oregon. Cost is $10 per hour for members and $16 per hour for non-members. 419-691-2254.

Wii bowling, 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday.

Genoa Senior Center

514 Main St.; 419-855-4491.

Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Lunch at 11:30 a.m.; $3.

JWH Oregon Senior Center

5760 Bayshore Rd.; 419-698-7078.

Open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays.

Lunch: 11:30 a.m. daily. Suggested donation is $2.50 for seniors 60 and older, $5.32 for others; reservations due 24 hours in advance.

Activities: bingo, fitness, line dancing, bunco, euchre, health screenings.

Pemberville Area Senior Center

220 Cedar St., 419-287-4109.

Trivia, 11:45 a.m. Fridays.

Current events discussions, 12:45 p.m. every Wednesday.

Computer help desk, 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. Registration required.

Holland Community Senior Center

330 Oak Terrace Blvd.; 419-868-1340.

Weekdays: Hot lunches for seniors 60 and older. Reservations due by day before. Cost: $2.

Northeast Area Senior Center

705 N. Main St. Walbridge; 419-260-3228

Yoga for Arthritis by video, 10:15 a.m. every Monday and Thursday. Designed for beginners and the physically fit.

Maumee Senior Center

2430 S. Detroit Ave.; 419-893-1994.

Open weekdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Daily noon lunch; reservations due by noon the day before.

Computer lab is available 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Classes on computer use are offered. Call for details.

Watercolor, drawing, and oil/acrylics classes offered in six-week sessions. Call for times and fees.

Monclova Community Center

8115 Monclova Rd.; 419-861-1336.

Weekly lunch at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, $2 donation. Reservations due the Monday before.

Body Recall exercise at 9:15 a.m. and 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Free 60-plus health screenings, 1:30-3:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month.

Perrysburg Area Senior Center

140 W. Indiana Ave.; 419-874-0847.

Gadget Club, 10-11 a.m. Call for dates.

Grocery shopping, by appointment. Reservations required.

Bible study, 10 a.m. Tuesdays. Open to all denominations.

Jam session, 1-4 p.m. every Wednesday.

Bridge, 1 p.m. every Tuesday.

Zumba Gold course, 9 a.m. every Thursday. $2 per class. Information: Cheryl Fix, 419-874-0847.

Wood County Senior Center

305 N. Main St. Bowling Green; 419-353-5661

Class: Club FIT (Fitness Interactive Teaching), program will provide you with information on strengthening and stretching, taught by a local physical therapist, 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays.

Wii bowling, 1 p.m. Mondays and 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays.

Writer’s group, 10 a.m. every Thursday.

Watercolor art courses, 10 a.m. every Friday. Bring your own supplies.

Yoga, 6-7 p.m. every Wednesday through May 1. $20 for 8 weeks. Registration required. Call for information.