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Published: Tuesday, 9/14/2010

What's On - North

Adrian

• 25th annual fall tractor show by the Farmers' Antique Tractor and Engine Association, 7600 Forrister Rd., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sept. 17-19. Case Tractors and Fairbanks Morse engines, saw mill, lost arts, museum, kiddie pedal tractor pull on Saturday, petting zoo, and more. Admission: $3, children free. 517-673-5104.

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

Hudson

• Spring bulb fund-raiser for the Thompson Museum Gardens. Prices vary by bulb type and quantity, but prices start at $2. Order by calling 517-448-8125 or rlennard@thompsonmuseum.org or at the museum's booth at the Hudson's Farmers' Market, 323 West Main St., every Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Lambertville

• Strike Out Autism Bowl-a-Thon hosted by the Bedford Buddies at the Forest View Lanes, 2345 West Dean Rd., 1 p.m., Sept. 18. Fun family event. 734-854-3216 or autismbedford@verizon.net.

Luna Pier

• Concealed-pistol class at the Luna Pier Fire Department, Sept. 18-19. Must have own firearm, eye-and-ear protection, and 150 rounds of ammunition. Contact Wayne Blank for more information and advanced registration at 734-241-9131. Cost: $110 for class.

Monroe

• American Legion Riders Poker Run, Sept. 25. Starts at Mugsy's on South Monroe Street. Registration starts at 11 a.m., last bike out at 1 p.m. Run ends at Carelton VFW with last bike in by 6. Benefits veterans' groups. Entry fee: $15 per rider and $5 per passenger. Contact Wayne Blank, 734-241-9131.

• Caring Alternatives sexual assault recovery program, confidential information free through its hot line, 734-243-6410, and a weekly support group. Individual therapy for adults and children 3 and older; call 734-242-8711 for information and fees.

Temperance

• Alpha course at 1835 West Temperance Rd., 6-8:30 p.m., every Wednesday starting Sept. 15 through Nov. 17. Ten-week course. Light meal, program, and dessert. Free. For more information: 734-847-5052.

Point Place

• Family Night at Friendship Park Community Center, 2930 131st St., Point Place, 6-8 p.m., Sept. 16. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. Bingo and children's activities. Admission: $1 includes hot dogs, snacks, and beverages.

• Rummage Sale at Friendship Park Community Center, 2930 131st St., Point Place, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Sept. 18. Table can be rented for individual sales for $15. Food, beverages, and snacks sold. Donations accepted. Call 419-936-3079.

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

Toledo

• The Classic Car Show at Taylor Cadillac, 6100 West Central Ave., 10 a.m., Sept. 18. Many vintage Cadillacs on display. Food, fun, and prizes.

• All Alumni Sock Hop at the new Woodward High School campus, Stickney and Central Ave., 6-10 p.m., Sept. 17. Food, soft drinks, WHS band, and “The Agents” band. Cost: $5. Contact: Woodward Polarbears on Facebook or Edelface1@yahoo.com.

• Sarah Burnard Heator Memorial 5K Run at Secor Metropark, 10001 West Central Ave., Sept. 25. Registration, 7:30 a.m.; kids' fun run, 8:15 a.m.; 5K run/walk, 9 a.m. Cost: $15-$30. Proceeds go toward a memorial nursing scholarship. For more information: SarahsRuN@yahoo.com or 419-290-7753.

• Family Night at Friendship Park Community Center, 2930 131st St., Point Place, 6-8 p.m., Sept. 16. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. Bingo and children's activities. Admission: $1 includes hot dogs, snacks, and beverages.

• VFW Point Place Post 3265, 5416 North Summit St., with recording artist Gary Shope, 8:30 p.m., Sept. 20. Free and open to the public.

• POW-MIA Ceremony hosted by the VFW Post 606 and its Ladies Auxiliary, 3005 West Laskey Rd., 1 p.m., Sept. 19. There will be a light lunch afterward, public welcome.

• Black Swamp Hosta and Daylily Society meeting at the Toledo Botanical Garden's Conference Center, 5403 Elmer Drive, 2 p.m. Sept. 18. Speaker: Robert Faulkner. Free.

• Craft and Gift Show at Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 19. Benefits the MS Society and Humane Ohio. Collecting pet food for Humane Ohio, and people food for Salvation Army. Food, balloons, and face painting. 419-537-7657 or peoplewhocare2010@yahoo.com.

• St. Ursula Academy auditions for The Phantom of the Opera in the Academy Choral Room, 4025 Indian Rd., 1-3 p.m. Sept. 26. Open music rehearsal for Phantom auditions from 3-5 p.m. Sept. 21 and 22 at the school. For information: 419-531-1693.

• 10th Annual Celebrity Wait Dinner hosted by Georgio's Cafe International and the LaValley Foundation, 426 North Superior St., at 5, 6, and 7 p.m. Sept. 23. Cost: $35 per plate includes appetizer, choice of entree, and dessert. Tips go to the Mary Immaculate School's scholarship fund. For donations or reservations by Sept. 10, call Jennifer Fiedler-Tracy, 419-724-1379.

• ALMA Dance Classes at the Integration Yoga Studio, 4633 West Bancroft; Soul Djembe Drumming with Yaya Kabo, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sundays through Dec.; West African Dance, from 7-8:15 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 16. For additional classes, call 419-266-9642.

• It's A Cowboy Round-Up at Libbey High School, 1250 Western Ave., noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 25. A farewell to Libbey celebration with food, a pickup Scott and Libbey basketball game, last tour of building, sock hop, and entertainment. Tickets are $5. For information and tickets call William or Trish Ellis at 419-255-0433 or Francine Coogler Boyd at 419-250-0491.

• St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Divorced and Separated Support Group meets in the conference room, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd., 7-9 p.m. Sept. 21, and 28. Learn to deal with the overwhelming painful issues of divorce or separation. For information: Rita Hoff at 419-724-4676 or rita.hoff@toledostpats.org.

• Senior Discovery Days at the Toledo Zoo, 2700 Broadway St. Free admission and special events each Tuesday in September and October. Call to reserve a spot on a specific tour at 419-385-5721 ext. 2110. For information: toledozoo.org/events/seniordiscovery.

• Free English classes for speakers of other languages through the Owens Community College ABLE Program at the Washington Local Campus site, 3939 Wrenwood, Toledo, 419-473-2364. Classes 9-11:30 a.m. or 12:30-3 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

• Side Cut Explorer: Side Cut Park, 1025 West River Rd., Maumee, Riverview Area, 10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Tuesdays through October. Cruise along the banks of the Maumee River and down the canal in an open air trolley. Wheelchair-accessible tram. Reservations needed. Cost: $2. 419-407-9700

• 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.



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