Ourtowns Calendars 12/31


What's on


● 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 bcol­vin@bex.net.

● 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.

Let's Eat


● 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.