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• Croswell Opera House wants to break the Guinness world record for largest Time Warp Dance, ever, registration 9 a.m., dance 9:30 p.m., Thursday. Cast from the Croswell's production of The Rocky Horror Show will lead the dance. Gather in parking lot across from El Chapulin and Amedai Salon at 124 South Winter St., downtown. No dance experience needed, costumes encouraged. Need at least 1,700 Time Warpers. Production show dates are 8 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. and midnight, Saturday, and 3 p.m., Sunday. Information:

• Adrian Farmers' Market, city parking lot downtown, 100 block of Toledo Street, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; last ones for the season. 517-265-6348.


• Erie Mason Senior High School Swimming Pool, 2400 Eagle Drive, open to public 7-9 p.m., every Wednesday, that school is in session. Certified life guards at all times. Information: Grace, 734-848-4257.


• Scrapbooking — Thanks for the memories, Post 9656, 4120 Piehl Rd., , 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Nov. 6. Help raise money for cancer aid and research. Lunch and dinner will be provided. Cost: $35. Information, Mary, 734-854-6209 or Linda, 734-856-4513.


• 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. For information: 734-242-8711 or 734-847-4986,

• 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


• Fall Bazaar, Grace United Methodist Church, 1463 West Samaria Rd., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday. Soup, sloppy joes, and dessert available for lunch. Granny's Attic, crafts, and bake sale. Information: 734-856-349o.


• Bedford Historical Society presenting a program “The Big Prairie in Waltz, Michigan,” by Bob Wittersheim, local historian from Carlton, Mich., Bedford Library, 8575 Jackman Rd., 7 p.m., Monday.

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• 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.


• Bowling Fund-raiser for Tyler Troutman, 25 year old single father who suffered from a stroke and brain surgery in April, Glass Bowl Lanes, 5133 Telegraph Rd., noon-6 p.m. Nov. 6. Proceeds to help pay his essential day-to-day bills. Cost: $20 and includes three games of bowling and a spaghetti dinner.

• Arts/Crafts Show/Sale, Bowsher High School Art Department, 2200 Arlington Ave., 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday. In conjunction with the show, Boosters will hold a pancake breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-noon.

• Behind the Scenes, Wildwood Preserve Manor House, 5100 West Central Ave., 7-9 p.m., Nov. 3. Cost: $9. Reservations, 419-407-9700.

• Hairspray at Notre Dame Academy, Ave Maria Performing Arts Center, 3535 West Sylvania Ave., 7 p.m., Friday, and 2 p.m., Sunday. Students from Notre Dame Academy, St. John's Jesuit, and St. Francis de Sales high schools involved with production. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 students. For tickets, 419-475-9359.

• “A Walk Down 5th Avenue,” Inverness Country Club, 4601 Dorr St., doors open 10:30 a.m., Thursday. A benefit fashion show for the Toledo Animal Shelter and Assistance Dogs of America. Fashion and lunch. Tickets: $40 general admission, $50 for Best in Show, by calling Carole Buchanan, 419-661-1654, Rhonda DeKoninck, 419-824-3622, ext. 221 or

• Toledo GROWs (Gardens Revitalize Our World) benefit dinner hosted by the comuunity gardening outreach program of Toledo Botanical Gardens, Mano's Greek Restaurant, 1701 Adams St., 6-9 p.m., Thursday. Tickets: $20 in advance and $30 at the door, 419-537-5556.

• St. Francis de Sales High School Hall of Fame Ceremony and Dinner, Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., cocktails 6 p.m., 7 p.m. dinner, 7:45 awards, Thursday. Kathy Gullette, 419-531-1618 or

• The Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women, University of Toledo, Tucker Hall, 2801 West Bancroft St., offers computer lab, scholarships, mentor programs, advocacy, and more. Information: 419-530-8570.

• Calling Out the Best of the Best Skateboard Contest, Highland Skatepark, 1690 South Ave., Saturday. Sign up at Skateboard Heaven, 2540 Tremainsville Rd., 419-407-1000 or

• Sunday Chamber Concerts, Trinity Episcopal Church, One Trinity Plaza, 1:30 p.m., Sunday. Free admission.

• The Warehouse Massacre, Haunted House, 1025 Brown Ave. (less than 1 mile from University of Toledo), 7 p.m.- midnight, Friday and Saturday. Cost: $10 adults, $5 children under 18. Information: or e-mail, or 567-686-3554.

• St. Paul's United Methodist Church Rummage Sale, 2439 Tremainsville Rd., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday.

• Veterans Fair and Appreciation Lunch, Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., fair 9-11 a.m., lunch 11 a.m.-noon, Nov. 11. Cost: Free. Reservations by Nov. 3, 419-213-4315.

• Glass City Singles Halloween costume night, Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., 8 p.m.-midnight, Friday. Singles, singles networking, socializing, and mingling. Cost: $8. 734-856-8963,

• Ecumenical Bereavement Support Group, St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Parish, Emmaus Room, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd., 3-4:30 p.m., Tuesday. Mission to offer support to people who are grieving the death of a loved one. Contact: Rita Hoff, 419-724-4675 or

• Waite Alumni Award nominations are being accepted by Distinguished Waite Alumni Executive Committee until Friday. For nomination forms: David M. Yenrick, Principal, Morrison R. Waite High school, 301 Morrison Drive, Toledo, 43605 or 419-671-7000. Induction will take place ath the 47th Annual Purple and Gold Celebration at St. Michael Centre, 4001 Navarre Avenue, Oregon, 6-11 p.m., April 2, 2011. Waite graduates encouraged to attend.

• Parish Nurse Association meetings at West Park Place, 3501 Executive Pkwy., 10 a.m.-1 p.m., every first Monday. Reservations: 419-320-8485.

• Chrysler Toledo Machining meeting the first Tuesday of each month at Bob Evans restaurant, 2433 South Reynolds Rd., 11 a.m. Spouses and survivors of deceased employees welcome. 419-861-3416 or 419-874-5046.


• Central Catholic presents “Alice in Wonderland,” school's front gymnasium, 2550 Cherry St., Toledo, 8 p.m., Nov. 4, , 3 p.m. and 8 p.m., Nov. 6, and 3 p.m. Nov. 7. Tickets: $10 at the door.

• Parish Nurse Association of northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan will meet at, Kingston, 333 East Boundry St., Perrysburg, 10:45 a.m.-1 p.m., Monday. Speaker: Josie Freeman, Family Service Director, topic “Advanced Funeral Planning and Aftercare.” Reservations required, 419-320-8485.

• Owens Community College Alumni Association Board Meeting, Toledo- Campus, Audio Visual Classroom Center, Room 125-128, 30335 Oregon Rd., 5 p.m., Monday.

• Fall Tea in the Wolcott House, 1031 River Rd., Maumee, 1 p.m., Nov. 3. Delicious, savory treats served with teas. Cost: $15, reservations required. Information: 419-893-9602, e-mail or

• Challenger Learning Center of Lucas County partners with Oregon Community Theatre to present a live tribute performance of Orson Welles radio play adaptation of H. G. Wells' “War of the Worlds,” 4955 Seaman Rd., Oregon, 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday. A reception with cast, tour of CLC, view the planets, stars (weather permitting). Tickets: $8, $5 (if you were born before Oct. 30, 1938..ID required). For tickets: 419-691-1398. web sites: and

• “Garrison Ghost Walk,” Fort Meigs, 29100 West River Rd., Perrysburg, tours start at 7 p.m. and every 15 minutes until 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday. Cost: $8 for 13 and above, $4 for ages 6-12. or 800-283-8916.

• Footprints of Hungary, an evening of Hungarian food and music, Sylvania Country Club, 5201 Corey Rd., 6-9 p.m., Nov. 13. Live entertainment. Pork loin dinner with sweet and sour cabbage, potatoes, vegetable, salad, and streudel. Tickets: $40. Hors d'ouevres, cash bar, business casual dress. Advance sales only-no tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets/information: 419-474-7029 or

• Help Getting Ready for the holidays, Caring Alternatives, Inc., has a limited grant subsidy available Monday through Dec. 15 to help disabled adults and seniors get ready for holidays. Light cleaning, decorating, addressing holiday cards, gift shopping, wrapping, food preparation, and more. Program does not pay towards cost of transportation, items purchased, or products used. Appointment, 734-242-8711.

• Divorced Support Group, East Campus School, Ravine Drive, across from St. Joseph's Church, 5373 Main St., Sylvania, every Tuesday through Dec. 7. 419-885-5791.

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