● Annual thespian conference hosted by Sylvania Northview High School, March 1-3. Information: 419-824-8553, 419-824-8670 or northviewtheatre.org/home/.
● East of Cheyenne classic country band performance at the Sylvania American Legion, 5580 Centennial Rd., 7-10:30 p.m. Friday. Information: 419-257-2323.
● Scrapbook fund-raiser at Olivet Lutheran Church, 5840 Monroe St., 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Cost: $25. Raffles, breakfast, lunch, and more.
● Senior citizens New Year celebration at Alexis Gardens, 4560 West Alexis Rd., Friday and Saturday. Free. Information: 419-472-7115 or alexisgardens.com.
● Toledo Potters’ Guild pottery classes for adults and chicken starting Jan. 7. Adult classe are 10 weeks, meeting once a week for 2 and a half hours with sessions offered on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Children’s sessions are for 2 hours on Wednesdays for 10 weeks. For registration and fees, call 419-536-5723 or go to toledopottersguild.org.
● Tai chi for health courses at the Walbridge Senior Center, 705 North Main St., 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Lutheran Home Community Room, 131 North Wheeling St., 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 8, at the Maumee Center, 406 Illinois Ave., 9:45-10:45 a.m. and 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, and 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday. Information: 419-537-0131 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
● Toledo Area Ministries Feed Your Neighbor food pantry at Zion Lutheran Church, 8307 Memorial Hwy., the second Tuesday of each month, 10 a.m.-noon. Free food. Details: 734-856-2921.
● Dance clinic presented by the Central Catholic High School Dance Team at the Central Catholic Sullivan Center, 2550 Cherry St., 8:30-11 a.m with check-in at 8:15 a.m. for grade K-4 and noon-3 p.m. with check-in at 11:45 a.m. for grades 5-8 on Feb. 2. $25 per student. Information and registration: 419-255-2280 or centralcatholic.org.
●Rose LaRose, a former burlesque headliner in Toledo who has been described as the first burlesque performer to earn $2,000 per week, will be subject of author Ken Dickson’s presentation at the Toledo Club, 235 14th St., following an 11:30 a.m. buffet lunch on Friday. Hosted by American Legion Toledo Post 335. Cost of $14 is payable at the door. Details: 419 382-4401.
●Friends of the Library Book Sale, Washington Branch Library, 5560 Harvest Lane, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday is $2 bag day. Details: 419-259-5330
● Screening of Band of Sisters at the La-Z-Boy Meyer Theater at Monroe County Community College, 7 p.m. Jan. 25. Presented by the Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. $8 for reserved seating. Tickets: 734-384-4272 or bandofsistersmovie.com.
● Cat Fanciers’ Association cat show at Monroe County Community College, 1555 Raisinville Rd., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 26 and 27. $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, $4 for kids 6-12. Information: cfa.org.
● Author Ken Dickson will be discussing Rose LaRose, owner of the historic Town Hall and Esquire Theaters at the Toledo Club, 235 14 St., 11:30 a.m. Friday. Hosted by the American Legion Toledo Post 335. $14 at the door. Information: 419-382-4401.
● Chili supper and auction at Grace United methodist Church, 1463 West Samaria Rd., 4:30-7 p.m. Friday. $6.50 per person. Information: 734-856-3490.
● Worlds of the Maya hosted by filmmaker Sandy Mortimer at the Tecumseh Center for the Arts, 400 North Maumee St., 1 p.m. Jan. 8. Information: 517-423-6617 or theTCA.org.
● Kick Off the Weight Health Challenge with author Zonya Foco at the Tecumseh Center for the Arts, 400 North Maumee St., 1 p.m. Jan. 13. $10. Information: 517-423-6617 or theTCA.org.
● Illusionist Jason Bishop will be performing at the Tecumseh Center for the Arts, 400 North Maumee St., 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9. $26 for adults, $24 for seniors, and $20 for youth to 18 years-old. Tickets and information: 517-423-6617 or theTCA.org.
At the Library
All libraries are closed today and Tuesday in observance of New Year’s Day.
Delta Public Library
402 Main St., Delta; 419-822-3110.
● Dial-a-Story at 419-822-5200 available 24 hours a day. Stories change every Monday.
● Storytime for 4-5 year olds begins Jan. 8 at 10 a.m.
● Quilt club, 5:30-7:30 p.m. beginning Jan. 7.
Erie Branch Library
2065 Erie Rd., Erie,.; 734-848-4420.
● Erie book club, 6:30 p.m. second Monday of the month. Registration required.
Swanton Public Library
305 Chestnut St,, Swanton; 419-826-2760
● Chess, 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays and 1-3 p.m. Saturdays.
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
325 Michigan St., Toledo; 419-259-5381.
● Saturday chess players, 9-11 a.m. Saturdays. All skill levels welcome.
Washington Branch Library
5560 Harvest Lane; 419-259-5330.
● Babytime, 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Ages 1-2.
● Preschool storytime, 10:45 a.m. Wednesdays. Ages 2-5.
● Book discussion, 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month. Call for information.
Bedford Branch Library
8575 Jackman Rd., Temperance; 734-847-6747.
● One-on-one computer help, 1-3 p.m. Fridays. You are welcome to bring your own devices you want help with. Registration required.
● Everything ereaders, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Registration requested.
● Morning book club, 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursday.
Dundee Branch Library
144 E. Main St., Dundee; 734-529-3310.
● Small Fries, 9-10 a.m. and 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursdays and Tuesdays.
Maybee Branch Library
8060 Raisin St, Maybee, Mich.; 734-587-3680
● Open gaming, all day Thursday and Friday. Bring friends and family to play games.
Lenawee County Library
4459 W. US Highway 223, Adrian,.; 517-263-1011.
● Computer classes, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Registration required.
● Lenawee Weavers, 10 a.m. Saturdays. Call for information.
Rasey Memorial Branch Library
4349 Oak St., Luna Pier, Mich.; 734-848-4572.
● Knit nite, 6 p.m. Tuesdays. Bring projects and share ideas with other knitters and crochet buffs.
● Luna Pier book club, 6:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month. New members welcome.
● Craft Saturdays, 11 a.m. Saturday. Registration required.
Summerfield-Petersburg Branch Library
60 E. Center St., Petersburg; 734-279-1025.
● Small Fries, 10 a.m. Fridays.
● Hat knitting group, 6 p.m. Thursday. Knit items to be collected for local schools.
● SAL Breakfast Buffet, American Legion Wauseon Post 265, 1105 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon, 7:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday. Cost: $7.50 adults; $4 ages 9-12; ages 8 and under free with a paid adult.
● St. Caspar Knights of Columbus breakfast buffet, Parish Life Center, 1205 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 13. Donation.
● Deerfield American Legion all-you-can-eat breakfast, 105 W. River St., Deerfield, Mich., 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Jan. 13. Cost: $6 adults; $5 seniors (over 62); $3 children 5-13; and under 5 free.
● All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet by Knights of Columbus of St. Anthony, Fr. John A. Kenna Council, St. Anthony Parish’s Kenna Hall, 4609 St. Anthony Rd., Whiteford Township, Michigan, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Jan. 13. Cost: $7 adults; $6 seniors; and $4 for children 12 and younger. Details. 734-856-2331.
● Chicken dinner, Jan. 10 and Feb. 21 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Lambertville VFW 9656, 4120 Piehl Rd. Cost, $7. Proceeds benefit the post and its programs. 734-856-3245
● Baked steak or sweet and sour pork, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Delta American Legion Post 373 at 5939 State Rt. 109, Delta. $8. Kids’ meals are available.
Senior Citizens' Activities
Call the individual senior centers for holiday hours and activities.
Chester Zablocki Community Center
3015 Lagrange St.; 419-936-3090.
Believe Center, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday and Fridays.
Friendship Park Senior Center
2930 131st St., Point Place; 419-936-3079.
Lunch at 11:45 a.m. weekdays.
AARP meeting, 12:30 p.m., Thursday.
Kingston of Sylvania
4125 King Rd., Sylvania; 419-872-6200.
Community chats with Kingston, 10 a.m. first and third Fridays of each month. Free informational talks. Information: kingstonhealthcare.com or 419-724-CARE.
Sylvania Senior Center
7140 Sylvania Ave.; 419-885-3913.
Lunch served from 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. weekdays. Suggested donation: 60-plus $2.50; others, $5.32. Reservations required.
Quilting and sewing, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Monday-Thursday, weekly.
Strength and balance, 1-2 p.m. Wednesday and 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday. Call for registration.
Computer club, 4-5 p.m. Wednesdays.
Woodshop, 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.
Eleanor Kahle Senior Center
1315 Hillcrest Ave.; 419-476-2745.
Today: Exercises, 9:30 a.m.; line dancing, 2:45 p.m.
Wednesdays and Thursdays: Exercises, 9:30 a.m.
Fridays: Model railroad club, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.; yoga, 9:30 a.m.
Friendship Park Community Center
2930-131 St., Point Place; 419-936-3079.
Computer class, 9 a.m. Mondays.
Western Rounds, 9:30 p.m. Mondays.
Line dancing, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Exercise with Dr. Judy, 9 a.m. Thursday.
AARP meeting, 12:30 p.m. Thursdays.
Bingo, 9:30 a.m. Fridays.
Today: Computer classes, 9 a.m.; Concerned Citizens, 12:30 p.m.; exercise, 3 p.m.
Wednesday: Health clinic, 9 a.m.; line dancing, 9:30 a.m.
Thursday: Exercise, 9 a.m.; shuffleboard, 10 a.m.; euchre, 12:30 p.m.
Friday: Bingo, 9:30 a.m.
Fulton County Senior Center
240 Clinton St., Wauseon; 419-337-9299.
Veterans’ services, 1-2 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. Call 419-337-9299 for appointments.
Bedford Senior Center
1652 Samaria Rd., Temperance; 734-856-3330.
Today: Fitness, 9 a.m.; bingo, 12:30 a.m.
Wednesdays: Fitness, 9 a.m.; hobby/crafts, 10 a.m.; bunco, 12:30 p.m.
Thursdays: Quilters, 9 a.m.; blood pressure checks, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; euchre tournament, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fridays: Bible study, 11 a.m.; square dance, 1 p.m.
Frenchtown Senior Center
2786 Vivian Rd., Monroe; 734-243-6210.
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Web site: frenchtownsenior.com.
Today: Bridge, 9 a.m.; quilt class, 10 a.m.; tai chi, 10 a.m.
Wednesday: Hand and foot care, 9 a.m.; Euchre, 9:30 a.m.; tap dance class, 11 a.m.; Pinochle, 12:45 p.m.
Thursday: Pool league, 1 p.m.; line dancing, 2 p.m.
Friday: Swedish weaving, 9 a.m.; water color class, 12:30 p.m.; bingo, 1 p.m.
Monroe Center for Healthy Aging
15275 S. Dixie Hwy., Monroe; 734-241-0404.
Newsletter crew, 7 a.m. third Monday of the month.
Wood Carvers, Tuesdays 6-8 p.m.
Today: Exercise, 9:15 a.m.; 20/20 club, 10:30 a.m.; line dancing, 2 p.m.; sign language class, 3 p.m.
Wednesday: Euchre, 9:15 a.m.; exercise, 9:15 a.m.; Sing-along, 10:15 a.m.; yoga, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: Cribbage, 9 a.m.; bible study, 1 p.m.; canasta, 1 p.m.
Friday: Euchre, 9:15 a.m.; brain aerobics, 10 a.m.; tai chi, 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m.; canasta, 1 p.m.
Saturday: Euchre tournament, 12:30 p.m.
Sunday: Dinner, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
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