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Published: 6/27/2007

What's on: South

Bowling Green

•Foodways film, Wood County District Public Library: June 28: Uncorked at 6:30 p.m. focuses on food and wine as art. Brief discussion by Nathan Crook after film.

t Intergenerational Day Camp for grandparents and grandchildren ages 5-12, "Amazing Adventures: Into the Woods," to be held Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Rotary Nature Center in Bowling Green. Nature crafts, team games, outdoor exploration, lunch and snacks. Cost is $5 per person. Registration required: 419-353- 5661.

Grand Rapids

t Free health screenings, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 30 at First Presbyterian Church, 17700 Beaver St. Height, weight, vision, audio, blood pressure screenings. Also, skin cancer, asthma breathing tests, dental checks. Free health information.

Holland

•American Legion Post, 1074 Clarion Rd. Wednesday dinners, now through September, from 5-7 p.m. Weekly menu: 419-865-8511.

Springfield Twp.

t Springfield Athletic Boosters golf outing, Aug. 4 at Fallen Timbers Fairways golf club in Waterville. Registration at 7:15 a.m.; shotgun start at 8 a.m. Entry fee includes golf with cart, lunch, and chicken or steak dinner. Team prizes, door prizes and prizes for longest drive and closest to the pin challenges. Entry forms, 419-340-8784.

Maumee

• St. Luke's Hospital book sale, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. June 28-29, auditorium, 5901 Monclova Rd. Sale of new books.

•Freedom Fest 2007 at Cathedral of Praise, 3000 Strayer Rd., from 5 to 10 p.m. June 30. Helicopter rides, carriage and pony rides, quyad bungee jump, kid games, live entertainment. Health fair begins 3 p.m. with free blood pressure and cholesterol checks. Fireworks display at 10 p.m. 419-866-2094.

•Cass Road Baptist health fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 30, 1400 Cass Rd. Free glucose and cholesterol screenings, blood pressure checks, health information. Blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Donors have a chance to win a car.

•Safe Sitter Classes for boys and girls ages 11 to 13, to be held at St. Luke's Hospital, 5901 Monclova Rd., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 13 and Aug. 2. Cost is $35, which includes lunch and snacks. Call to register: 419-897-8484.

t Maumee Recreation 5K Run, 8 a.m. July 14, starting and ending at Maumee High School, 1147 Saco St. Fee, $6 for advance registration, $8 on race day. Age groups for men and women are 10-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, and 50-59, and 60 and older. Awards given. Health screenings for runners and their families. 419-897-7175, days.

t Return of the Wacky Walleye: Maumee Council for Arts seeks artists to create a design shape and pose for popular art objects to adorn community streets. Winning designer gets $500 prize; runner-ups, $250 and $100. Send sketch of design to Maumee Council for the Arts, 1225 Anderson St., Maumee, OH 43537. Include contact information. Entries must be postmarked by July 15. Call Tom Wagner, 419-893-3021.



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