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Plan It calendar: 6-16

Except where indicated, all area codes are 419.




Kanbeng: A World Dance and Drum Concert: Maumee Indoor Theatre, 601 Conant St., Maumee; 810-2800; Sat., 7:30.

Ballroom, Big Band, Polka,
Country, Latin, and Salsa

Dine and Dance: Hungry I Restaurant, 6060 Renaissance Place; 517-5570; Sat., 9.

Diehn American Legion Post 468: 5580 Centennial Rd., Sylvania; 882-9080; Fri., 7:30-11; Wed., 7-10.

Dancing Under the Stars: Centennial Terrace, 5773 Centennial Rd., Sylvania; 882-1500; Johnny Knorr Orchestra: Sat., 7:30-11.

Young at Heart Dance: VFW Post 606, 3005 W. Laskey Rd.; Crimson Lights: Sat., 7-10:30.

Alfredo’s Studio of Dance: 5224 Renwyck Dr.; 536-3243; Fri., 8:30.

Ballroom Company: 2319 S. Detroit, Maumee; 893-1850; Fri., 9.

Toledo Dance Club: Club Soda, 3922 Secor Rd.; 475-3055; Fri., 8-10.

Northwest Ohio Dance Club: at Alfredo’s Studio of Dance, 5224 Renwyck; 376-6071; Sat., 8.


Bowman Dance Club: Eleanor Kahle Senior Center, 1315 Hillcrest Ave.; 255-0792; Wed., 1-3:30.




Plane Fun Fly In 2011: Toledo Executive (Metcalf) Airport, 28331 Lemoyne Rd., Millbury; 466-7908; airplane rides and activities: Sat., Sun., doors open at 9 a.m.

Black Swamp Benefit: Fulton County Fairgrounds, 8514 Ohio 103, Wauseon; 335-3763; food, miniauction, music: Fri., 4-9; pancake breakfast, oozeball tournament, activities: Sat., 7:30 a.m.-midafternoon; main quilt and furniture auction: Sat., 9 a.m. A benefit for Sunshine and the Mennonite Central Committee.

ZOOtoDO: Toledo Zoo, 2700 Broadway; 385-4040; Fri., 6-midnight. A benefit for the zoo.

Whitehouse Garden Tour: Whitehouse Library, 10651 Waterville St., Whitehouse; 877-9088; tours of six properties: Sat., 10 a.m.-5.

Book Sale: Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, 325 Michigan St.; 259-5358; Thurs., Fri., 10 a.m.-4.

Blue Ribbon Coin and Stamp Show: St. Clements Hall, 2990 Tremainsville Rd.; Sun., 9:30 a.m.-3:30.

Fairs and Festivals

LatinoFest 2011: Promenade Park; Sat., 1-11:30.

Holland Strawberry Festival: 7807 Angola Rd., Holland; Thurs., 4-11; Fri., 4-midnight; Sat., noon-midnight; Sun., noon-10.


Civil War Lecture Series: Sauder Heritage Inn, State Rt. 2, Archbold; 800-590-9755; Steve Charter: Civil War on the Homefront; Mon., 7:30.


Breakfast Bar: Bowling Green Eagles, 1163 N. Main St., Bowling Green; 353-7176; Sun., 9 a.m.-noon.

Barbecue Chicken Dinner: Holland American Legion Post 646, 1074 Clarion Ave., Holland; 865-8511; Sun., starts at 2.

Baked Steak Dinner: American Legion Post 384: 6910 Providence St., Whitehouse; 661-2479; Sun., noon-4; American Legion Post 373: 5939 State Highway 109, Delta; Fri., 5-7.

Ham and Kielbasa Dinner: Resurrection Polish National Catholic Church, 1835 W. Temperance Rd., Temperance; 734-847-5052; Thurs., 5-7.

Spaghetti Dinner: A.D.A.M.S. House, 3415 Starr Ave., Oregon; Fri., 6-10.

Fish Fries: Conn-Weissenberger American Legion Post 587: 2020 W. Alexis Rd.; Fri., 5-7. Maumee Eagles: 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee; Fri., 5-8.



Northwest Ohio

Toledo Museum of Art: 2445 Monroe St.; 255-8000; Club Friday Music: CJ and Company, DFR: Fri., 6:30-9:30. Hours: Tue.-Thu., 10 a.m.-4; Fri., 10 a.m.-10; Sat., 10 a.m.-6; Sun., noon-6.

Imagination Station: 1 Discovery Way (Adams and Summit streets); 244-2674. Bodies Revealed: through Sept. 18. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

Toledo Zoo: 2700 Broadway; 385-4040. Natural Feeding and Enrichment Demos: through Sept. 5. Father’s Day Celebration: Sun. Hours: daily: 10 a.m.-5.

Toledo Farmers’ Market: 525 Market St.; 255-6765. Market hours: Sat., 8 a.m.-2. Poultry House: Tue.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4; Sat., 6 a.m. to 4; Sun., 10 a.m.-2.

Farmers’ Markets: Louisiana Ave., Perrysburg; 874-9147; Thurs., 3-8. 2820 W. Alexis Rd.; 472-6127; Thurs. and Fri., 3-7.

Fort Meigs Museum and Visitor Center: 29100 W. River Rd., Perrysburg; 874-4121. Museum hours: Wed.-Sat., 9:30 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5. Muster on the Maumee: Sat., Sun.

Oregon-Jerusalem Historical Society’s Brandville School: 1133 Grasser St., Oregon; 472-1331; museum and library open: Thu., 10 a.m.-2.

Schedel Arboretum and Gardens: 19255 W. Portage S. River Rd., Elmore; 862-3182. Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4; Sun., noon-4.

Stranahan Arboretum: 4131 Tantara Dr.; 841-1007; Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-1.

Toledo Botanical Garden: 5403 Elmer Dr.; 536-5566. Open daylight hours. Visitors Center: Mon-Fri., 9 a.m.-5.

Toledo Firefighters Museum: 918 Sylvania Ave.; 478-3473. Hours: Sat., noon-4.

Wolcott House Museum Complex: 1031 River Rd., Maumee: 893-9602; Hearts and Hands on the Homefront: through Nov. 6. Hours: Thu., Fri., Sun., 12:30 and 2:30. Lawn Sale: Sat., 9 a.m.-4.

African Safari Wildlife Park: 267 S. Lightner Rd., Port Clinton; 800-521-2660 or 732-3606; Hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-7 (last car enters at 6).

Allen County Museum: 620 Market St., Lima; 222-9426. Hours: Tue.-Fri., 1-5; Sat., Sun., 1-4.

Fulton County Historical Museum: 229 Monroe St., Wauseon; 337-7922. Hours: Tue., 1-7, Thu. 10 a.m.-4, Sat. 10 a.m.-2.

Glass Heritage Gallery: 109 N. Main St., Fostoria; 435-5077; Fostoria glass on permanent view. Hours: Thu.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4.

Hancock Historical Museum: 422 W. Sandusky St., Findlay; 423-4433. Hours: Wed.-Fri., 12:30-4:30, Sun., 1-4.

Marblehead Lighthouse: 110 Lighthouse Dr., Marblehead; 734-4424. Tours: Mon.-Fri., 1-4:45.

Merry Go Round Museum: 301 Jackson St., Sandusky; 626-6111. Wild!: rare carrousel animals from private collections; through Dec. Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5, Sun., noon-5.

Milan Historical Museum: 10 Edison Dr., Milan, O.; 499-2968. Hours: Sat., Sun., 1-5.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum: 751 Erieside Ave., Cleveland; 216-781-7625; Girls on Film: 40 Years of Women in Rock: through Sept. 5. Treasures from the Vault; The Beatles: ongoing. Hours: Daily: 10 a.m.-5:30; Wed., 10 a.m.-9.

Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center: Spiegel Grove, Fremont; 332-2081. Civil War: Battlefield and Homefront: through Jan. 29, 2012. Hours: Tue.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

Sauder Village: State Rt. 2, Archbold; 800-590-9755. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m-5, Sun., noon-4. Dairy Days: through Sun.; Tractors, Tractors, Tractors: Sat.

Wood County Historical Center & Museum: 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green; 352-0967; Wood County’s Role in the Civil War: ongoing. Self-Guided Tours: Tue.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-4:30; Sat., Sun., 1-4.

Woodville Historical Museum: 107 Main St., Woodville; 849-2349. Hours: Wed., Fri., 2-4.


Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History: 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit; 313-494-5800; Hours: Tue.-Sat, 9 a.m.-5; Sun., 1-5.

Detroit Historical Museum: 5401 Woodward Ave. (at Kirby), Detroit; 313-833-1805; Streets of Old Detroit, Frontiers to Factories, the Motor City, and the Glancy Trains: ongoing. Our Wedding Story: Jumping Through Juneteenth: Wed., 6-8. Hours: Wed.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-3; Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

Detroit Science Center and Dassault Systemes Planetarium: 5020 John R. St., Detroit; 313-577-8400; Hours: Wed.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3; Sat., 10 a.m.-6; Sun., noon-6.

Exhibit Museum of Natural History: University of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Ave., Ann Arbor; 734-764-0478; Hours: Tue.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

The Henry Ford: 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn; 800-835-5237. Greenfield Village, Henry Ford Museum: both daily: 9:30 a.m.-5.

Hidden Lake Gardens: 6214 Monroe Rd. (M-50), Tipton, Mich.; 517-431-2060; Hours: Daily, 8 a.m.-7.

Matthaei Botanical Gardens: 1800 N. Dixboro Road, Ann Arbor; 734-647-7600; gardens open daily: 8 a.m.-dusk. Conservatory hours: Mon., Tue., Thu.-Sun., 10 a.m.-4:30; Wed., 10 a.m.-8.

Motown Historical Museum: 2648 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit; 313-875-2264. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6.

Old Mill Museum: 242 Toledo St., Dundee; 734-529-3430. Hours: Fri.-Mon., noon-4.

Walter P. Chrysler Museum: Chrysler’s Auburn Hills Campus, Featherstone and Squirrel Rds., Auburn Hills; 888-456-1924 or 248-944-0001. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

Train Rides

Toledo, Lake Erie and Western Railway & Museum, Inc.: Waterville depot; 878-2177; motorcar/lorry car rides: Sat., ticket counter 10 a.m., rides 11 a.m.-1.

Adrian and Blissfield Railroad: U.S. 223, Blissfield; 888-467-2451; Murder Mystery Dinner: Sat., boarding, 6; departure, 7. Family Pizza Train: Sun., boarding 1:30; departure 2.

Boat Rides

Sandpiper: Promenade Park, Jefferson Street Dock; 537-1212. Lunch Cruise: Thurs., noon-2. Discover the River: Sat., 10 a.m.-noon. Family Cruise: Fri., 6-8. Sunset and City Lights Cruise: Sun., 8-10. Web site:

Volunteer Canal Boat: Kimble’s Landing at Providence Metropark, U.S. 24 at State Rt. 578, Grand Rapids; 407-9741; Wed.-Sun., boarding at 12:30, 2, and 3:30.

Theme Parks

Cedar Point: Sandusky, O.; 627-2350; daily, 10 a.m.-10.

Kings Island: I-71, Kings Island, Mason, Ohio, near Cincinnati: 800-288-0808; daily, 10 a.m.-10.

Water Parks

Cedar Point’s Castaway Bay Water Park Resort: 2001 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky; 627-2106; daily, 9 a.m.-10; day passes are available.

Cedar Point’s Soak City: Sandusky, O.; 627-2350; Thurs., Fri., 11 a.m.-7; Sat. through June 24, 11 a.m.-8.

Geauga Lake’s Wildwater Kingdom: 1100 Squires Rd., Aurora, Ohio; 330-562-8303; daily, 11 a.m.-7.




Toledo Mud Hens vs. the Columbus Clippers: Fifth Third Field; Wed. and June 23, 7.


Happy Trails 5K: Wildwood Preserve Metropark, 5100 W. Central Ave.; Ward Pavilion at the east entrance, near Corey Road; Sat.; registration, 7 a.m.; race, 9 a.m.

Bullfrog 5K: Fulton County Fairgrounds, State Rt. 108, Wauseon; Sat.; registration, 6:45 a.m.; race, 7:30 a.m.


Group Bicycling: Side Cut Metropark, Maumee; 20-27 miles; Thurs., 6:30. Monclova Elementary School, 8035 Monclova Rd.; 40-plus miles; Sat., 8 a.m.

Horse Racing

Raceway Park: 5700 Telegraph Rd.; 476-7761; post time: Sat., 7; Sun., 6.

Motor Sports

Toledo Speedway: 5639 Benore Rd.; 727-1100; Telegraph Rd.; MSA winged super mods, AVSS winged sprints: Fri.; gates open: 4; racing: 7:30.

Flat Rock Speedway: 14041 Flat Telegraph Rd., Flat Rock, Mich.; 734-782-2480; Sat.; school bus figure 8, figure-8s, 4 cylinders, figure-8 train race: gates open, 2; time trials, 5; racing, 7.

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