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What's on: West

•The Josh Project, a fundraiser inspired by the memory of Josh Butts who drowned in 2006, is from noon to 6 p.m. on Aug. 9 at Stephenson Roberts Fellowship Hall, Indiana Avenue Missionary Baptist Church, 640 Indiana Ave. Special guest speakers, raffles, food, apply for a passport (birth certificate required), music, games, and prizes. Learn about water safety. Information: 419-973-1383 or

•Retro Muscle Car Raffle, to benefit Harbor House, gives ticket holders a chance to win a new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8. Only 3,000 tickets will be available at $50 each. Call Harbor House at 419-244-6300 or go to Raffle will take place around Labor Day.

•Backroads Hike/Bike, sponsored by Hands of Grace, will take place on Aug. 9 at Harrison Lake State Park, 26246 Harrison Lake Rd., Fayette, Ohio. Funds raised will help Hands of Grace to provide services to the elderly and disabled in Fulton County. Activities will include a bike safety program for the children, several bike loops from 1 1/2 miles to 19.2 miles, games, face painting, and lunch. 419-822-3556.

•Golfers, sponsors, and raffle item donations needed for Golf Scramble, to benefit the athletes from Lucas County Special Olympics and Toledo Public Special Olympics, Sept. 14 at Ottawa Park Golf Course with a 1 p.m. registration and putting contest 1:45 p.m. shotgun start. Single player fee $75 and sponsorships available for $75 to $1,000 or more. CAll 419-381-5253 or 419-450-0835.

•Donations needed for Bagnificent! event sponsored by Loft & Home to benefit the YWCA on Sept. 18. Bagnificent! started as a purse auction that will now include all types of bags such as golf bags, computer bags, briefcases, suitcases, and diaper bags. Donations requested by Aug. 1 and can be delivered to Loft & Home Essentials, 7103 West Central Ave. 419-241-3235 or e-mail to


t Wednesday Brown Bag Concerts downtown Toledo, 12:15- 1:15 p.m., north lawn of Main Library, 325 Michigan St. Aug. 6, Rodney Parker and Liberty Beach, modern country music.

•Lunch at Levis Square in downtown Toledo at Madison Ave. and St. Clair St., Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. July 31: Extra Stout will perform Irish genre.

•Library Rock Concerts for Kids, featuring Mr. Richard's original and traditional tunes: On July 31, 10:30 a.m. at West Toledo Library, 1320 Sylvania Ave.; 2 p.m. Waterville Library, 800 Michigan Ave.; 4:30 p.m. Maumee Library, 501 River Rd., and 7 p.m. Washington Library, 5560 Harvest Lane.

Community Theater

•Disney's High School Musical, 8 p.m. July 31 and Aug. 1-2; and 2:30 p.m. Aug. 3. Maumee Indoor Theater, 601 Conant St., Maumee, Adults $12, and students, seniors, and children $10.

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