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PEACH WEEKENDER

Plan It calendar: 8-21

BLADE STAFF

Except where indicated, all area codes are 419.

DANCE

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

Alfredo’s Studio of Dance: 5224 Renwyck Dr.; 536-3243; Fri.every: group lesson 8; open dance 8:30-10:30.; Sat. 7/​12: show, general dancing, 7-10.; Sun. 6/​8...once a month...they will send info: Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Country, Line, 6-9. still going vfd email recvd 4/​22/​14

Electric Ballroom Dance Company: Daryl Jarvis Dance Studio, 7375 Sylvan Towne Rd., Sylvania; 283-7377 Vivian Shubeta / 843-9000; Sun.: Ballroom, Latin, 7-8:15 pm; Tue.: Foxtrot, Rhumba, Swing, 8-9:15. pm UFN....Sundays and Tuesdays..recvd email 6/​11/​14

Paulette’s Studio of Dance: Main Ballroom, 4853 Monroe St.; 654-3262; Thu.: Latin, 7, Argentine, 8; Fri.: Ballroom, 7, Argentine, 8; Tue.: Ballroom/​Latin, 7.

VFW Post 606: 3005 W. Laskey Rd.; 836-3308; Crimson Lights: Sun., 8/​24 2:30-6. 

Seniors

Happy Feet Dancers: Eleanor Kahle Senior Center, 1315 Hillcrest Ave.; 255-0792; xxx: Wed., 1-3:30. UFN...every Wed....Not Bowman**

American Legion Post 384: 6910 Providence St., Whitehouse; 877-5171; the Pickers’ Open Jam: Tue., 7-10. UFN...every Tue.....vfd w/​Pat by phone 8/​4/​14...still going

 

ETC.

Events

Toledo Antique and Classic Boat Show: National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front St.; toledoboatshow.com / 255-2628; featuring tours on the US Brig Niagara, displayed will be Chris Craft, Dart, Gar, Wood, and Lyman: Sat.,8/​23 9 a.m.-5; Sun.,8/​24 9 a.m.-3.

Maumee Valley Historical Society’s 150th Celebration: Wolcott Heritage Center, 1035 River Rd., Maumee; wolcotthouse.org/​events; Family fun, Open House, food, music, entertainment: Sun.8/​24, noon-4.

Lakeside Antique Show: South Auditorium, Wesley Lodge, and Wo-Ho-Mis Buildings, 236 Walnut Ave, Lakeside, O.; lakesideohio.com / 352-5928; Sat.,8/​23 9:30 a.m.-5.

Learning

Fran Faile - Textile Conservator: Lenawee County Historical Museum, 110 E. Church St., Adrian, Mich.; lenaweemuseum.org; “Hanging By A Thread: Caring For Vintage Textiles and Clothing”; today,8/​21 7.

Festivals/​Fairs

German American Festival: Oak Shade Grove, 3624 Seaman Rd., Oregon; Live music, entertainment, food, and children’s activities: Fri.,8/​22 6-1 a.m., opening ceremonies 10:30 a.m.; Sat.,8/​23 2-1 a.m.; Sun.,8/​24 noon-11, German Church Service, 10:30 a.m.

Stargazing and Planetarium Programs

Exhibit Museum Planetarium: University of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Ave., Ann Arbor; 734-764-0478; Shows: Star Talk: The Sky Tonight: Sat., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 and 3:30; Sun., 1:30 and 3:30thru Aug.; Mon.-Fri.thru Aug.29, 11:30 a.m. and 1:30; Larry Cat in Space: Mon.-Fri.,thru Aug. 12:30; Light Years From Andromeda: Mon.-Fri.,thru Aug. 2:30; Hubble Vision: Sat., Sun.,thru Aug. 2:30.

Dining

Pigs in a Blanket Dinner: Resurrection Polish National Catholic Church, 1835 W. Temperance Rd., Temperance; 734-847-5052; today,8/​21 5-7.

Dinners: VFW Post 2510, 617 Second St.; 697-4503; Fri., 4-7.UFN year-round..vfd 6/​16/​14

Chicken Barbecue: Otterbein Senior Lifestyle Community, 20311 Pemberville Rd., Pemberville, O.; 833-8917; Sun.,8/​24 11 a.m.-2.

Steak / Chicken Dinner: Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 6149 Hill Ave.; 865-2345; Fri.,8/​22 serving begins at 6:30.

Chicken Barbecue: Men’s Club at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 4030 Douglas Rd.; 473-1294; Sat.8/​23, 3:30-7.

Steaks on the Grill: American Legion Post 384, 6910 Providence St., Whitehouse; 877-5171; Sat., 8/​2 5-8.still going vfd w/​Pat 8/​4/​14 at this #..

Lunch or Dinner: Eagle Cafe, 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee; 893-3952; Mon.-Fri.: lunch, 11 a.m.-2; dinner, 5-8.UFN..vfd w/​Michael Lake 5/​19/​14

Fish Fries: Conn-Weissenberger American Legion Post 587, 2020 W. Alexis Rd.; 417-0587; Fri., 5-7.UFN...still going vfd 6/​16/​14

 

FUN PLACES

Northwest Ohio

Toledo Farmers’ Market: 525 Market St.; 255-6765; Market hours: Sat., 8 a.m.-1; Poultry House: Tue.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4; Sat., 6 a.m. to 4; Sun., 10 a.m.-2.poultry hours stay the same?

Bowling Green Farmers’ Market: 201 S. Main St., Bowling Green; downtownbgohio.org; Wed. 4-7.UFN...Wednesday......May 21-Oct. 15, 2014

Oak Harbor Farmers’ Market: Log Cabin Park, N. Church St., Oak Harbor; oakharborohio.net; Sat.8/​23, 9 a.m.-1.EVERY 4th Sat. of each month..June-Oct., 2014...got info. online 5/​21/​14...Dates: Aug. 23, Sept. 27, and Oct. 25

Perrysburg Farmers’ Market: Louisiana Ave. at Second St., Perrysburg; perrysburg-farmers-market.com; today, 3-8.UFN...Thurs.....online 4/​1/​14...May 8 to Oct. 9, 2014

Point Place Farmers’ Market: Lighthouse Landing, 4441 N. Summit St.; Dktreasures@bex.net; today, 4-8; Sun., 8 a.m.-2.UFN...Thursdays and Sundays....email recvd 6/​13/​14...thru Oct. 30th

Swanton Farmers’ Market: Airport Hwy. at Hallett Rd., Swanton; 826-1941 / swantonohiofarmersmarket.com; Sat., 9 a.m.-noon.UFN...Saturdays...June 7 thru Sept. 27, 2014

Westgate Farmers’ Market: 3301 Secor Rd.; 255-6765; Wed., 3-7.UFN...Wed., May thru Oct., 2014

Whitehouse Farmers’ Market: Providence St. next to the Wabash Cannonball Bike Trail, Whitehouse; 877-5383 / whitehouseoh.gov; Sat., 9 a.m.-noon. July 12 through Sept. 27..fax recvd 6/​13/​14

Woodville Farmers’ Market: Trailmarker Park, Cherry St., Woodville; 307-0914; Sat.,8/​23 9 a.m.-1. Rain or Shine.UFN every 4th Sat. of month 8/​23, 9/​27

African Safari Wildlife Park: 267 S. Lightner Rd., Port Clinton; 800-521-2660 or 732-3606; Hours: daily, 9 a.m.-7 (last car admitted at 6). Rain or shine.hours thru Aug...then change in Sept....ckd online 5/​15/​14

American Civil War Museum of Ohio: 217 S. Washington, Tiffin; 455-9551; Hours: Wed.-Sat., noon-4.ckd online hours same 6/​16/​14

The Blair Museum of Lithophanes: 5403 Elmer Dr.; 245-1356; Revelations and Withholdings, ceramic and porcelain art by Tara Polansky: through Oct. 26; Hours: Sat., Sun., 1-4.May-Oct. 2014

Butterfly House: 11455 Obee Rd., Whitehouse; 877-2733; xxx: today; Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.May-Aug., 2014..online 4/​18/​14 ours change in Sept. to Thu.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5pm, Sun., noon-5pm

Fort Meigs Museum and Visitor Center: 29100 W. River Rd., Perrysburg; 874-4121 / fortmeigs.org; xxx: Sat., Sun., 9:30 a.m.-5; Hours: Wed.-Sat., 9:30 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.ckd hours online 6/​10/​14 museum and visitor center open year-round...fort open April-Oct.

Imagination Station: 1 Discovery Way (Adams and Summit Sts.); 244-2674; xxx: through Sun.; Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition; through Sept.; Stellar Sundays Astronomy: through Nov.; Science On a Sphere, exhibit from NASA: through Sept. 7; Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.

Marblehead Lighthouse: 110 Lighthouse Dr., Marblehead; 734-4424; Tours: Mon.-Fri., noon-4;Sat., 8/​9 11 a.m.-4; Sun., 4-6.

Maritime Museum of Sandusky: 125 Meigs St., Sandusky; 624-0274. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4; Sun., noon-4.ckd online 4/​2/​14...June-Aug....hours change in Sept.

Merry-Go-Round Museum: 301 Jackson St., Sandusky; 626-6111; Hours: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5. hours May 26-Sept. 1....ckd online 4/​17/​14

National Museum of the Great Lakes, the S.S. Col. James M. Schoonmaker, and Maritime Park: 1701 Front St.; 214-5000; Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.online 6/​16/​14...the the Col. Schoomaker open from May-Oct., 2014..closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Oregon-Jerusalem Historical Society’s Brandville School and Museum Complex: 1133 Grasser St., Oregon; 472-1331; xxx: Sat., 10 a.m.-4; Hours: Thu., 10 a.m.-2.ckd online 6/​16/​14

Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center: Spiegel Grove, Fremont; 332-2081; Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed; through Jan. 4, 2015; Hours: Tue.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.ckd hours same...6/​10/​14

Sauder Village: State Rt. 2, Archbold; 800-590-9755 / saudervillage.org; xxx: through Sat.; Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-4.hours Tue.-Sat.....no Monday...only Memorial Day and Labor Day.....May 24-Sept. 1...online 5/​16/​14

Schedel Arboretum and Gardens: 19255 W. Portage South River Rd., Elmore; 862-3182; xxx: Sat., 10 a.m.-2; Hours: Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4; Sun., noon-4 (must enter by 3).?

Stranahan Arboretum: 4131 Tantara Dr.; 841-1007; Hours: today, 10 a.m.-3; Mon., 11 a.m.-4; Tue., 9 a.m.-2; Wed., 1-6.ckd online 7/​17/​14

Sylvania Historical Village and Heritage Center Museum: 5717 N. Main St., Sylvania; 882-4865; Museum hours: Wed., 3-7; Sat., Sun., 1-4.same hours ckd online 7/​17/​14

Tiffin Glass Museum: 25 S. Washington, Tiffin; 448-0200. Hours: Tue.-Sat., 1-5.same ckd online 7/​17/​14

Toledo Botanical Garden: 5403 Elmer Dr.; 536-5566; Open daylight hours; Visitors Center: daily, 10 a.m.-3. closes July 11-Sept. 12 at 3 p.m., reopens at 5 p.m. for concert series..ckd 4/​2/​14

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

Toledo History Museum: 2001 Collingwood Blvd.; 215-2437; Hours: Sat., Sun., 11 a.m.-5.same

Toledo Museum of Art: 2445 Monroe St.; 255-8000; xxx: Fri.; Hours: Tue.-Wed., 10 a.m.-4; Thu.-Fri., 10 a.m.-9; Sat., 10 a.m.-5; Sun., noon-5.from their ad in our paper 6/​26/​14

Toledo Police Museum: 2201 Kenwood Blvd.; 720-2485; Hours: Sat., 10 a.m.-4.got info. from Jordie...only open on Saturdays. 5/​1/​14

Toledo Zoo: 2 Hippo Way; 385-4040; Watch It Grow Garden Tour: Wed. 7/​16; Hours: daily, 10 a.m.-5 (last admission 4); Sat., Sun., 10 a.m.-6 (last admission 5).May 2014 thru Labor Day in Sept.

Wolcott House Museum Complex: 1035 River Rd., Maumee: 893-9602 / wolcotthouse.org; xxx: through xxx; Guided Tours: today-Sun., 12:30 and 2:30.got info. online 4/​28/​14...April-Dec., 2014

Wood County Historical Center and Museum: 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green; 352-0967; Hours: Tue.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-4:30; Sat.-Sun., 1-4.?

Bedford Farmers’ Market: Francis Family YMCA, 2000 W. Dean Rd., Temperance; Sat., 8 a.m.-1.UFN..Sat. thru Octorber 2014

Detroit Historical Museum: 5401 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-833-1805; Film Series: xxx; Sat., Sun., 1; Scholar Series: xxx: Wed., 6-8; xxx: through Sun.; Hours: Tue.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-4; Sat., Sun., 10 a.m.-5.hours same ckd online 5/​21/​14

Dossin Great Lakes Museum: 100 Strand Dr., Belle Isle, Detroit; 313-833-5538; Troubled Waters: Healing our Freshwater Habitats; ongoingthrough June, 2015; Hours: Sat., Sun., 11 a.m.-4.recvd email 7/​3/​14 with hours

Grosvenor House Museum: 211 Maumee St., Jonesville, Mich.; 517-849-9596. Hours: Sat., Sun., 2-5.from mother’s day May 11...until end of Sept., 2014

Henry Ford Museum: 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn; 800-835-5237; Hours: daily, 9:30 a.m.-5; Greenfield Village: daily, 9:30 a.m.-5.April 15-Nov. 2, 2014

Hidden Lake Gardens: 6214 Monroe Rd. (M-50), Tipton, Mich.; 517-431-2060; Hours: daily, 9 a.m.-7.summer hours April 1-Oct. 31..online 4/​2/​14

River Raisin National Battlefield Park: 1403 E. Elm Ave., Monroe, Mich.; 734-243-7136; Hours: Grounds: sunrise to sunset; Visitor’s Center: daily, 9 a.m.-5.ckd online 4/​2/​14... nps.gov

Train Rides

Old Road Dinner Train Blissfield Railroad: U.S. 223, Blissfield, Mich.; 888-467-2451; Murder Mystery Dinner: Sat.,8/​23, 8/​30 boarding 6 departure 7.

Boat Rides

Sandpiper: Jefferson St. Dock in Promenade Park; 537-1212 / sandpiperboat.com; Picnic Lunch Cruise: today,Thurs. June-Sept. noon-2; Discover the River: Sat.,June-Sept. 10 a.m.-noon; Sunset and City Lights Cruise: Sun.,Aug. 17-Sept. 14, 7-9 8-10.

Miller Ferries: 5174 E. Water St., end of State Rt. 53 North, off State Rt. 2; Port Clinton; millerferry.com; Put-In-Bay, Middle Bass Island, Lake Erie Islands: schedule thru Nov. 26 check website for daily schedules.some run thru Sept. 28

Theme Parks

Cedar Point: 1 Cedar Point Dr., Sandusky; 627-2350; Hours: today-Sat.,8/​21-23 10 a.m.-10; Sun.-Wed.,8/​24-8/​27 10 a.m.-8.opened May 10, 2014....ckd online 8/​4/​14

Water Parks

Cedar Point’s Castaway Bay Water Park Resort: 2001 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky; 627-2106; Hours: daily, 9 a.m.-10.these hours through Aug. 31

Kalahari Indoor Water Park Resort: U.S. 250, Sandusky; 877-525-2427; open daily for registered guests and for the public.open 24 hours a day every day..365 days ckd online 6/​10/​14

Monsoon Lagoon: 1530 S. Danbury Rd. North, Port Clinton; 732-6671 / monsoonlagoonwaterpark.com; today, Fri., Sun.,8/​21-22 & 8/​24, 8/​31 & 9/​1 11 a.m.-6; Sat.,8/​23, 8/​30 11 a.m.-7. I spoke to Sheila 5/​21/​14...calendar is wrong on the website...she will send me one by email

 

SPORTS

Baseball

Mud Hens vs. Louisville Bats: Fifth Third Field, 406 Washington St.; 725-4367 or mudhens.com; Sat., 7; Sun., 6; Mon.-Wed., 6:30.

Cycling

Toledo Area Bicyclists Club Rides: 877-0686 / toledoareabicyclists.com Dave Burkett; Side Cut Metropark at Silver Lake parking lot; 4 different rides for all levels: today, 6:30; and Downtown Whitehouse by the caboose; 20-25 miles, all levels: Mon., 6:30.

Running/​Walking

Dave’s Running Group: The Shops at Fallen Timbers, Maumee; 3-mile lighted course starts behind Red Robin; 873-6300 / davesrunning.com; Wed., 6:30.

Second Sole’s Group Run: 4130 Levis Commons Blvd.; Perrysburg; run through Levis Commons; 931- 8484; approximately 3 miles: Thu., 6:30.

Motor Sports

Flat Rock Speedway: 14041 Telegraph Rd., Flat Rock, Mich.; 734-782-2480; 30-lap Figure-8s, 40-lap Street Stocks, Flag Pole race, TKC Karts: Sat., 7.

Fund-raisers

Tammy’s Walk Advocates for Victims and Justice: Walbridge Park Gazebo, 2761 Broadway St.; 508-6152; 2.5 mile walk, refreshments, raffles: Sat., registration 8:30 a.m., walk 9:30 a.m.

“Fashionably Late” Fund-raiser: Centennial Terrace, 5773 Centennial Rd., Sylvania; gretchenfund.com / 481-0462; Featuring local music by the Watermelon Men, the Homewreckers, Chrys Peterson and the River Kings: Fri., 6-midnight.



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