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“All About Sushi,” Bowling Green Parks and Recreation Department, 7-9 p.m. March 11, Simpson Building meeting room. Benefit for the Japanese Peach Garden project.

Out of Darkness, 6:30-8 p.m. second Wednesday of the month, Family Services of Wood County, 1616 East Wooster St. Support group for individuals who have lost a loved one through suicide. Information: Barbara Applebaum, 419-352-0777.


Understanding Medicaid, Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek, 2001 Perrysburg-Holland Rd., 6:30 p.m. March 11. 419-861-5619.

Euchre tournament, Providence Lutheran Church, 8131 Airport Hwy., 6:30 to 10 p.m. March 13. Play starts 7 p.m. Take an appetizer to share; beverages provided. Prizes awarded.

Inside Angles Gallery presents “Paintings & Constructions, 1985 to 2010,” by Toledo artist Jerry Runkle, 909 South McCord Rd., through March 31.


Free health fair, Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 13. Free cholesterol, blood sugar, and blood pressure screenings; height and weight assessments, bone density testing. Free samples of healthy foods. Blood donations taken by the American Red Cross, 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. in the Family Life Center.

Health clinics, St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, 871 East Boundary St., include WIC and immunizations on March 10 and WIC, clinic, and immunizations on March 16. Information, hours: 419-352-8402. Take your shot record.

CSI (Christian Seniors Interacting), First United Methodist Church of Perrysburg at Abundant Life 2, 200 Zoar Drive, meets 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays. To register, call Phyllis Morton 419-872-0846 by the Sunday before the meetings.


Maumee Valley Historical Society lecture series, 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays in March, at church on Wolcott House Museum Complex, 1035 River Rd. Teachers can earn 10 contact hours. $15 for series, $3 per session. Members free. 419-309-0080.

March Art Showcase, art from the Sunshine Studio at Georgette's Grounds & Gifts, 311 Conant St., Maumee, 419-891-8886, 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m Saturdays.


Wine Tasting & Art Auction by Waterville Area Chamber of Commerce at The Hilton Garden Inn at Levis Commons, 6165 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg; doors open 5:30p.m., event at 6 p.m. March 13. $45, payment upon reservation; checks payable to WACC. 419-878-5188 or

Preserving the Family Treasures, a hands-on slide program by the Waterville Historical Society, Wakeman Hall, 401 Farnsworth Rd., 7 p.m. March 17, by Randy Brown, curator of Wood County Historical Museum. Free.

Bunco for 55 and older, 2 p.m. the first Friday of the month and euchre the second Friday of the month, Browning Masonic Community, 8883 Browning Drive.


Karaoke Night at American Legion Post 384, 6910 Providence St., 8-11 p.m. March 12 and 26. $45 first-place award. tTree pruning and tree care seminar, Whitehouse Village Hall, 6925 Providence St., 10-11:30 a.m. March 13. Refreshments available.

Beer and wine tasting, fund-raiser by Anthony Wayne Crew Club Parents Association, Monclova Community Center, 8115 Monclova Rd., Monclova, 7 p.m. to midnight March 19. Includes hors d'oeuvres, entertainment, raffle tickets, souvenir glass, plate. $25 advance, $30 at the door. Ages 21 and older. 419-877-9540.


Little Shop of Horrors musical, Otsego High School choral department, Otsego Performing Arts Center, 18505 Tontogany Creek Rd., 8 p.m. March 18-20, 3 p.m. March 21. $8. 419-823-4381.

Wood County

Volunteer at the Wood County Park District: greenhouse planting at the Reuthinger Preserve, 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 17 and park clean-up at Bradner Preserve, 9:30-11:30 a.m. March 20. 800-321-1897.

Sky Whistler: observe the woodcocks' mating dance; meet at Baldwin Woods, Euler Road, east of Range Line Road, 7:30-8:30 p.m. March 24. Ducks Galore: watch migrating ducks return to Lake Erie, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 27. Meet at Park District headquarters, bring binoculars. Transportation fee, $5. Members, $4. Wood County Parks, 800-321-1897.


Toledo Record Show, Sommerset Hall, 2458 Tremainsville Rd., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14. Buying and selling old and new CDs, tapes, records, and videos. $1 admission. 419-833-5040.

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by Planned Parenthood of Northwest Ohio, information, giveaways, 2-6 p.m. March 10 at People Called Women Bookstore, 3135 West Central Ave., Cricket West. 419-255-1115, ext. 334.

Lucas County Hibernian St. Patrick's Festival, Sullivan Center at Central Catholic High School, 2550 Cherry St., Toledo, from 5 p.m. to midnight March 12, and 11 a.m. to midnight March 13. Music, Irish dancers, food, vendors, bakery, student art fair, kids corner. Irish and American beer. Trip to Ireland raffle. $6; 13 and under free with adult. Free admission Saturday for those attending 11 a.m. Memorial Mass Saturday. or 419-472-6946 or 419-475-7460.

Community drug drop off for unwanted medications for proper disposal, March 13: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Sylvania City Police Department, 6635 Maplewood Rd., Sylvania Police Department, 4420 King Rd., or between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. city of Oregon Complex, 5330 Seaman Rd.. 419-842-8588 or 419-720-1708.

Black Swamp Hosta and Daylily Society slide show “Glass in the Garden” 1 p.m. March 13, Toledo Botanical Garden conference center, 5304 Elmer Drive. Focus is on gardens that use glass in their displays, with emphasis on Dale Chihuly. Free.

Steppin' Out Live and Silent Auction Toledo School for the Arts benefit, Toledo Club, 235 14th St., 6 p.m. March 13. $45 per person, $400 for table of 10. Admission to auction free. Information or to donate auction items: 419-246-8732, ext. 224.

German organist Christoph Keggenhoff will perform March 14, 3 p.m. at Rosary Cathedral, 2535 Collingwood Blvd., works by J.S. Bach, Cesar Franck, August Ritter. Mr. Keggenhoff is organist of the Imperial Cathedral in Speyer, Germany. Freewill offering.

Greater Toledo Train and Toy Show, by Toledo Toymasters, Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14. $6, early birds $8 to enter at 9 a.m. Children 12 and under free with paid adult.

Toledo chapter of the Weston A. Price Foundation class on vegetarian vitals 6-8 p.m. March 15, Grace Lutheran Church, 4441 Monroe St., taught by Kris Johnson and Lisa Bowe. Free, but donations welcome. To register, call Kris Johnson at 419-836-7637, details at

St. Patrick's Day party, West Toledo Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Rd., 4 to 7 p.m. March 17. Free. Jigg's dinner, Irish music and dancers, performance by Central Catholic's Alumni Glee Club. Benefit AOH scholarship fund and St. Patrick's Historic Church in Toledo. 419-472-6946.

Notre Dame Academy and the Junior Academy present Heart & Soul benefit, 6:30 p.m. March 20, 3535 West Sylvania Ave. The evening combines dueling pianos with audience participation, gourmet chef bars, and entertainment by the women of Notre Dame; benefit scholarship fund. $50, from 419-475-9628. Information online


A Family Affair art exhibition, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 12 onward, Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery, Owens Community College, 30335 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg Township. Lecture by artists, Matthew and Susan Krueger, 7 p.m. March 18, Center for Fine and performing Arts studio theatre.

Christian Festival Choir and Orchestra concert, Exaltation 2010, 7 p.m. March 12, Maumee High School, 1147 Saco St. Contemporary gospel, traditional hymns, modern worship songs. $12 in advance, $10 senior citizens, students. Group rates available. Food bank donation boxes in lobby. 419-865-5795.

Ohio Boating Education Course, two sessions by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, 5-8:30 p.m. March 15 and 16 at Bass Pro Shops, 10000 Bass Pro Blvd., Rossford. $5. Registration required: 419-836-6003.

Annual pierogi dozen sale by Echoes of Poland Folk Song and Dance Advance orders only; 419-476-6262. Pickup 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 26, PRCUA Hall, 5255 North Detroit Ave.

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