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•Adrian Farmers' Market, city parking lot downtown, 100 block of Toledo Street, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through October. 517-265-6348.

•Pet Wash by the Lenawee Humane Society at the shelter located on 705 West Beecher St., Aug. 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: $10, $8 flea dip, $7 nail trim. For information: 517-263-3463.


•Basketball Tournament at Erie St. Joseph's, 2238 Manhattan St.,Sept. 2. Send complete roster with check or money order to St. Joseph's Parish, c/o Brad Liedel, 2850 Luna Pier Rd., Erie, Mich. 48133. For information: Brad Liedel, 734-848-2827 or 734-777-1934. Boys and girls. Entry fee $85 per team ages 12 year and up; $55 per team ages 11 years and under.

•St. Joseph's Erie Annual Labor Day Weekend Festival, 2214 Manhattan St., Erie, from 5:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Sept. 3; from noon to 12:30 a.m. on Sept. 4; and from 12:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Sept. 5. Live entertainment featuring Haywire, Second Wind, and Hoozier Daddy. Specialty dinnres, raffles, bingo, games, rides, and more. Battle of the bands contest for teens in gymnasium on Sept. 3, admission fee $3 for this event only. Teams needed for chili cook-off, softball, basketball, and horseshoe tournaments. Call 734-848-6125.


•Household Hazardous Waste events at Kroger Grocery Store, 3462 West Sterns, Oct. 2 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.


•Golf for Hope, 7 a.m., Sept. 4, Bedford Hills Golf Club, 6400 Jackman Rd., Temperance. Pre-registration by Aug. 24 and Pre pay discount until Sept. 3. Cost: $75 per person and $250 per team. Information: 419-241-6579. Proceeds to benefit Toledo Gospel Rescue Mission.

•Outside Flea Market Crafts Bake Sale at Resurrection Catholic Church, 1835 West Temperance Rd., Sept. 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crafters and vendors wanted. Call 734-847-5052.

•Medication Waste Disposal at Carr Park Community Center, 9240 Lewis Ave., Oct. 2 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.


•Caring Alternatives Sexual Assault Recovery Program, confidential information free of charge through its hot line, 734-243-6410, and a weekly support group. Individual therapy for adults and children ages 3 and older; call 734-242-8711 for information and fees.

•American Legion Riders Post 40 would like to present a flag to each family who has a son or daughter in active service. Call Wayne L. Blank, 734-241-9131, if you would like to be presented with a flag by our post.


•MOMS Club of Monroe County West meets 10 a.m. the last Tuesday each month at New Life Church, 6023 Summerfield Rd. 734-819-6142 or

Point Place

•Music, dancing, jam session, 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, VFW Post 3265, 5416 North Summit St. Area musicians invited to participate. 419-729-9282.


•10x10 Walk for The Autism Academy of Learning at the Swan Creek Metropark, 4659 Airport Hwy., Toledo, Aug. 28 at 2 p.m. Each participant is to ask 10 people for a donation of $10. Barbecue, cake walks, raffle, silent auction, and more. Contact: Chelsea Dawson, 567-686-6949 or MrsCLDawson@yahoo

.com or Shawna Dawson, 419-386-8118 or

•Autism Program Open House Toledo Hearing and Speech Center, 31548 West Central, Toledo, Aug. 31, 4-6 p.m. Take a tour, meet our ABA therapists and our new program assistant manager. Games for your children and refreshments. For information: Kelly Kamann at

•Rummage and Bake Sale at The Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter office, 2500 North Reynolds Rd., Aug. 27, 9-4 p.m. For more information 419-537-1999.

•Northwest Ohio AIDS Walk to raise AIDS awareness, Aug. 28 at International Park in Toledo. Walk includes 5K, 5K untimed Fun Run and 1M Stroll. Registration begins 8 a.m. Event is family friendly, wheelchair accessible, and pets on a leash are welcome. Pre-registration and donations can be made on the Web site at or call 419-244-9444.

•Levis Square Concert Series: noon-1:30 p.m., Levis Square, Madison Avenue and North St. Clair Street downtown: Aug. 26: Glass City Steel steel drum-island music.

•Jermain Park Shuffleboard Club plays 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays each week through September at Upton and North Cove. To join, call 419-824-5173.

•Bed bugs is the topic at Toledo Botanical Gardens, 5403 Elmer Drive, Sept. 2, 1-3 p.m. Dr. Susan Jones, OSU Extension Entomologist and Researcher will give the latest information, identification tools, and control techniques. Free and open to the public. For reservations call 419-578-6783 or

•Local 14 Women's Committee Annual Flea Market at the UAW Local 14 Hall, 5411 Jackman Rd., Sept. 12, 9-5 p.m. Park-N-Shine Car Show at Oscar Bunch Family Park. Vendors space available inside or out, $15 or $10 each. Contact: Robin Marr, 419-297-0609 or Lori Schultz, 419-344-4791.

•Ecumenical Bereavement Support Group at St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Parish in the Emmaus Room, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd., Sept. 7, 3-4:30 p.m. Speaker: Susie Waible-Rose.

•Glass City Singles Dance and Parties, Aug. 27, 8 p.m. to midnight with Masquerade Ball at Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns. For information, Labor Day Dance, on Sept. 5, from 8 p.m. to midnight at Gladieux Meadows. Cost: $8. Call 734-856-8963 or ToledoSingles.Com.

•Toledo Gem and Rockhound Club's 39th Annual Jewelry, Gem and Mineral Show at the Stranahan Theater Complex, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., 2-8 p.m. Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 11, and 5 p.m. Sept. 12. Donation is $4 for adults, $3 for students and seniors over 55 with ID. Children under 12 with an adult and scouts in uniform are free.

•"Singing for Survivors" Karaoke Fund-raiser to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's annual Light the Night Walk, Sept. 5, 4-8 p.m. at El Camino Real Mexican Restaurant, 2500 Sylvania Ave., in the basement dining room. $5 donations will be accepted to participate in karaoke. Contact: Charmaine Davis, 216-370-7855 or; Sheri Kellner at 216-910-1217.


•Walk-Run-Ride for Life for the Pregnancy Center to be held at Rolf Park, 2115 Cass Rd., Maumee, Sept. 11 with 10 a.m. registration and start time at 10:30 a.m. Participation for the Walk is free. A $30 entry fee for the Run and a $25 entry fee for the Ride ($35 if with a passenger).

•Craft and gift displayers invited to display at the 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 show at the Gladieux Meadows, 4330 Heatherdowns Blvd. Rental information: leave message at 419-537-7657.

•Garage Sale at Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek, 2001 Perrysburg-Holland Rd., Holland, Aug. 27-28, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information: 419-861-5619.


•Nature Photography Seminar by Mark Perry, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Aug. 28, Maumee Bay State Park Nature Center, 1400 State Park Rd., Oregon. Free. Limited to 50 participants. Bring your cameras. RSVP: 419-304-4776.

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