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Plan It Calendar: 11-10

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Glass City Singles: the Premier, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd.; 734-856-8963; Dance Party: Fri., 8-midnight.

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

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

South Briar Restaurant: 5147 South Main St., Sylvania; 517-1111; Night Session Big Band: Wed., 7:30-9:30.

Square and Contra Dance: Rossford United Methodist Church, 270 Dixie Hwy., Rossford; Toraigh: Sat., lesson, 7; dance, 7:30-10:30.

Diehn American Legion Post 468: 5580 Centennial Rd., Sylvania; 724-2586; Crimson Lights: Fri., 7-10; Dance party: Wed., 7-10.

Paulette's Studio of Dance: 4853 Monroe St.; 654-3262; tonight: Latin, 7:30; Wed.: Argentine Tango, 7:30; Fri.: ballroom, 7. Night Session Big Band: Sun., 5:30-7:30.

VFW Post 606: 3005 Laskey Rd.; 836-3308; Crimson Lights: Sun., 3:30-7.

Rice Township Hall: 110 Sandusky County Rd. 119, Crimson Lights: Sat., 6-9.

Alfredo's Studio of Dance: 5224 Renwyck Dr.; 536-3243; Fri., 8:30; Wed.; technique group class: 7.

Ballroom Company: 2319 S. Detroit, Maumee; 893-1850; Fri.; beginner swing lessons: 8; dance: 9-11.

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


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

Perrysburg Senior Center: 140 W. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg: 255-0792; Bill and Barb: Thu., 6-9.



Author Steven Kellogg and Actor Anthony Edwards: University of Findlay, Winebrenner Theological Seminary, 1000 N. Main St.; 434-5521; Sat., 7.

Holiday Arts and Crafts Sale: Owens Community College Finlday-area Campus, Conference Center, 3200 Bright Rd., Findlay; Mon., 11 a.m.-4.

Toledo Art Beat: Quimby's At The Park, 25 S. Huron St.; Comedians, music, spoken word artists: Sat., 8-11.

Homespun Holiday Art and Craft Show: Stranahan Great Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd.; the Toledo Craftman's Guild: Sat., 10 a.m.-6; Sun., 10 a.m.-4.

Bedford Artist Club Art Show and Sale: Quilt Heaven, 8177 Secor Rd., Lambertville; Sat., 10 a.m.-5.

Hope Lutheran's Olde Tyme Church Bazaar: Wood and Center Streets, Fostoria; Sat., 9 a.m.-4.

Holiday Bazaar: Stony Ridge United Methodist Church, 5542 Fremont Pike, Stony Ridge, O.; Sat., 9 a.m.-4.

Toledo Ballet: Toledo Club, Belvedere Room, 235 14th St.; 471-0049; Nutcracker Tea Party with master storyteller Condessa Croninger: Sun., 2-3:30.

Veterans Appreciation Breakfast and Fair: University of Toledo, Savage Hall, 2801 W. Bancroft St.; Fri., 8-11:30 a.m.

Sister Gretchen's Christmas Bake and Craft Sale: Rosary Care Center Evergreen Room, Sylvania Franciscan Village, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania; Fri., 9:30 a.m.-5; Sat., 9:30 a.m.-noon.

Craft Show: St. Michael the Archangel Alter Society, School gym, 510 W. Front St., Monroe, Michigan; Sat., 9 a.m.-3; lunch available 11 a.m.-3.

People Who Care of Ohio Craft and Gift Show: Elks Lodge, 3520 N. Holland-Sylvania; 902-4225; Sat., Sun., 10 a.m.-4.

Toledo Choose Local Holiday Bazaar: Davis Building Common Space, 118 10th St.; 243-2081; Sat., 10 a.m.-2.

Christmas Craft Bazaar and Luncheon: Rossford United Methodist Church, 270 Dixie Highway, Rossford; 666-5323; Sat., 10 a.m.-4; lunch 11 a.m.-2.

Winter Bazaar: St. Patrick of Heatherdowns, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4.


Regional Civil War Round Table: American Civil War Museum of Ohio, 217 S. Washington St., Tiffin; 509-0324; "The Role of Women in American Civil War," Thu, 6.

Archaeological Institute of America-Toledo Society: Toledo Museum of Art's Little Theater, 2445 Monroe St.; 530-2193; "From the Valley of the Kings to Philae: Ancient and Modern Pilgrimages in Egypt," Fri., 7:30.

Stargazing and Planetarium Programs

University of Michigan Exhibit Museum Planetarium: 1109 Geddes Ave., Ann Arbor; 734-764-0478; The Sky Tonight: Star Talk: Sat., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 and 3:30; Sun., 1:30 and 3:30. Sun, Earth, and Moon: Sat., 12:30. Natural Selection: Darwin's Mystery of Mysteries: Sat., Sun., 2:30.


All-you-can-eat Breakfast Buffet: Knights of Columbus of St. Anthony, St. Anthony Parish's Kenna Hall, 4609 St. Anthony Rd., Whiteford Township, Michigan; 734-854-9162; Sun., 8:30-11:30 a.m.

All-you-can eat Breakfast Buffet: First Christian Church of Sylvania, 5271 W. Alexis Rd., Sylvania; 882-3313; Sat., 8:30-10 a.m.

Breakfast: Voiture 141, 2232 Airport Highway; 729-3632; Sun., 9 a.m.-noon.

All-you-can-eat Breakfast: VFW Post 2898, 3925 W. Alexix Rd.; 473-9649; Sat., 8 a.m.-noon.

All-you-can-eat Breakfast Buffet: Nick and Jimmy's Black Swamp Sportin' Pub, Whitehouse; Children's Choir of Northwest Ohio: Sat., 9 a.m.-noon.

Spaghetti Dinner: St. John's Church, 448 Rice St., Elmore, O.; 862-3511; Sun., 11:30 a.m.-2.

Chicken and Swiss Steak Dinner: St. John's United Church of Christ, 1213 Washington St., Genoa, O.; 855-3906; Sat., 4:30-7.

Chicken Paprikas Dinner: All Saints Parish, McAlear Center, 628 Lime City Rd., Rossford; 666-1393; Sun., noon-4.

Lunch or Dinner: Eagle Cafe, 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee; 893-3952; Mon.-Fri., lunch 11 a.m.-2; Mon.-Thu., 5-8.

Chili Cook-off: WPOS Christian Center, 7112 Angola Rd., Holland; 865-9767; WPOS staff: Thu., 6.

Swiss Steak Dinner: Calvary United Methodist Church at Tontogany American Legion Hall, 18086 Tontogany Rd., Tontogany, O.; 297-0564; Sat., 6:30.

Veterans' Day Dinner: VFW Post 9656, 4120 Piehl Rd., Lambertville; 734-856-3245; Fri., 4:30-7. Veterans eat free with valid ID card.

Fish Fries: Holland American Legion: 1074 Clarion Ave., Holland; 865-8511; Fri., 4:30-7:30. 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; weekly lectures, tours, and events. King James Bible: through Dec. 31. 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. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

Toledo Zoo: 2700 Broadway; 385-4040; Fisher-Price Little People Live Holiday Show: Sat., Sun., 1-3. Hours: daily: 10 a.m.-4.

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.

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

Frogtown Froggy Museum: Fort Industry Square, Suite 1-A, Summit St.; 567-694-2351; Hours: Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., 1-5.

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

Stranahan Arboretum: 4131 Tantara Dr.; 841-1007; Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5.

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.

Toledo History Museum: 2001 Collingwood Blvd.; 215-2437; Hours: Sat., Sun., 10 a.m.-6.

Toledo Police Museum: 2201 Kenwood Blvd.; 720-2485; Hours: Thu.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4.

Wolcott House Museum Complex: 1035 River Rd., Maumee: 893-9602; Hours: Thu.-Sun., 12:30 and 2:30.

African Safari Wildlife Park: 267 S. Lightner Rd., Port Clinton; 800-521-2660 or 732-3606; Hours: daily, 10 a.m.-5 (last car enters at 4).

American Civil War Museum of Ohio: 217 S. Washington, Tiffin; 455-9551. Hours: Thu.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5.

Fulton County Historical Museum: 229 Monroe St., Wauseon; 337-7922. Hours: Wed.-Fri., 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: Tue.-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.

Mazza Museum of International Art from Children's Picture Books: University of Findlay's Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion, Findlay; 434-4560. author and illustrator Jan Brett book signing "Home for Christmas" and "The Night Before Christmas": Thu., 5-7. Hours: Wed.-Fri., noon-5; Sun., 1-4.

Merry Go Round Museum: 301 Jackson St., Sandusky; 626-6111. Wild!: rare carousel animals from private collections; through Dec. Hours: Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5, Sun., noon-5.

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

Sandusky County Historical Society Museum: 514 Birchard Ave., Fremont; 332-0303; Hours: Wed., Sun., 1-4.

Tiffin Glass Museum: 25 S. Washington, Tiffin; 448-0200. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 1-5.

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

Train Rides

Adrian and Blissfield Railroad: U.S. 223, Blissfield; 888-467-2451; Murder Mystery Dinner: Sat., ; boarding: 6; departure: 7.

Horseback Riding

Bedford Woods Stables: 2755 W. Samaria Rd., Temperance; 734-854-6140; daily, 9 a.m.-9.

Water Parks

Great Wolf Lodge Water Park Resort: U.S. 250, Sandusky; 888-779-2327; registered guests only.

Holiday Inn Splash Bay Water Park: 1705 Tollgate Dr., Maumee. 482-7777; Hours: Fri., 4-9; Sat., 10 a.m.-9; Sun., 10 a.m.-3, for registered guests and the public.

Kalahari Indoor Water Park Resort: U.S. 250, Sandusky; 877-525-2427; open daily at 10 a.m. for registered guests and the public.



Bowling Green State University vs. Ohio: Wed., 8.



Owens vs. Mid Michigan Community College: Sat., 1.

University of Toledo vs. Dayton: Sun., 2.


Bowling Green State University vs. Howard: Fri., 7.

Owens vs. Kellogg Community College: Fri., 8; vs. Henry Ford Community College: Sat., 7; vs. Siena Heights University Junior Varsity: Mon., 7:30.


Ohio/Michigan 5K Run: St. Jerome of Walbridge, 300 Warner St., Walbridge; 699-3364,; Sat., registration 8 a.m., race 9 a.m.

Group Run: The Shops at Fallen Timbers, Maumee; three-mile lighted course starts behind Red Robin; Wed., 6:30.

Group Run: start at Second Sole, 4130 Levis Commons Blvd.; Perrysburg; run through Levis Commons (approximately 3 miles); 931- 8484; tonight, 6:30.


Group Bicycling: starts at Side Cut Metropark, Silver Lake side, Maumee; 20-27 miles; tonight, 6:30.

General's Ice Cream Depot: 6751 Providence St., Whitehouse; 25 miles; Mon., 6:30.


Toledo Walleye vs. Gwinnett Gladiators: Huntington Center, 500 Jefferson St.; 725-9255; Fri., Sat., 7.

BGSU vs. Canisius: Bowling Green State University Ice Arena, 417 N. Mercer Rd., Bowling Green; 372-0000; Fri., 7; Sat., 4.

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