•Craft and gift displayers invited to display at the 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 show at Gladieux Meadows, 4330 Heatherdowns Blvd. Rental information: leave message at 419-537-7657.
•Church Rummage Sale at All Saints Lutheran Church, 5445 Heatherdowns Blvd., Aug. 26-27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Aug. 28, from 9 a.m. to noon with $3 Bag Day.
•Rummage and Bake Sale at The Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter office, 2500 North Reynolds Rd., Aug. 27, 9-4 p.m. Call 419-537-1999.
•Immunization/WIC Clinic, The Wood County Health Department, 1840 East Gypsy Lane, open Monday-Friday. Call for hours or appointment 419-354-9661 for WIC, and 419-354-9049 for clinic. Also available in Perrysburg at St. Timohty's Episcopal Church, and Northwood at The Municipal Building.
•The Black Swamp Quilt Guild of Bowling Green hosting a quilting retreat on Oct. 22-24, at the Widewater Retreat Center, 4050 US 24, Liberty Center, Ohio. Raffle, demonstrations, new techniques, food, and more. Call Shari Wiseman, 419-422-9371 or Nancy Andrade, 419-575-7369 or blackswampquilters.org.
•Community Garage Sale and Farmers' Market hosted by The Monclova Historical Foundation, Aug. 27-28, at 8115 Monclova Rd., from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Spaces available for both for a nominal fee. Contact: 419-861-1336 or monclovacommunity
•Farmers' market on Louisiana Avenue downtown, 3 to 8 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 14. 419-874-9147.
•The 577 Foundation, 573 East Front St., offering classes as follows: Enchantment in the garden, Sept. 8 from 6-8 p.m., fee $15; and Insight/out group course, Sept. 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m., fee $35. Limited space. Call 419-874-4174.
•The Kitchen of Hope serving a free dinner to all Wood County residents on fixed incomes and senior citizens at the Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Ave., Perrysburg, from noon until 1 p.m. on Friday. Details: 419-874-4346.
•September Roche de Boeuf Festival seeking crafters for the Sept. 25 event. Booths are $65. Registration forms at watervillechamber.com. The Chamber also encourages local organizations to participate in the parade. Contact the Waterville Area Chamber of Commerce, email@example.com.
•Waterville Idol Contestants in all age groups needed; sign up now for Sept. 18 auditions. Competition limited to 50 applicants. Final competition is Sept. 25. Cash prize awarded. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
•Water World, Hooray for Homeschoolers on Aug. 26, on Farnsworth Rd., Roche de Bout parking lot, 10-11:30 a.m. Hands-on program stream quality testing, observe aquatic animals and find their tracks along Maumee River. Reservation required. Cost: $3. Call 419-407-9700 or visit metroparksprograms
•Children's Choir of Northwest Ohio, a nonprofit, community wide children's choir for 4-8 grade students is holding auditions on Aug. 30-31 and Sept. 7-8 from 5-8 p.m. at Community of Christ Church, 6517 Finzel Rd., Whitehouse. Visit: ccofnwo.org or call 419-377-7710.
•Evergreen Athletic Boosters' Trot for a Track, at the all weather track, 14544 County Rd. 6, Aug. 29, 9 a.m. Registration fee: $20. For questions or to register: evergreenk12.oh.us/ab/athleticboosters.html or call Nancy Meyer at 419-8302.
•10x10 Walk for The Autism Academy of Learning at the Swan Creek Metropark, 4659 Airport Hwy., Toledo, Aug. 28 at 2 p.m. Each participant is to ask 10 people for a donation of $10. Barbecue, cake walks, raffle, silent auction, and more. Contact: Chelsea Dawson, 567-686-6949 or MrsCLDawson@yahoo
.com or Shawna Dawson, 419-386-8118 or Amala.Kali@gmail.com.
•Autism Program Open House Toledo Hearing and Speech Center, 31548 West Central, Toledo, Aug. 31, 4-6 p.m. Take a tour, meet our ABA therapists and our new program assistant manager. Details: Kelly Kamann at email@example.com.
•Rummage and Bake Sale at The Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter office, 2500 North Reynolds Rd., Aug. 27, 9-4 p.m. 419-537-1999.
•Northwest Ohio AIDS Walk to raise AIDS awareness, Aug. 28 at International Park in Toledo. Walk includes 5K, 5K untimed Fun Run and 1M Stroll. Registration begins 8 a.m. Event is family friendly, wheelchair accessible, and pets on a leash are welcome. Pre-registration and donations can be made on the Web site at arcohio.dojiggy.com or call 419-244-9444.
•Levis Square Concert Series: noon-1:30 p.m., Levis Square, Madison Avenue and North St. Clair Street downtown: Aug. 26: Glass City Steel steel drum-island music.
•Jermain Park Shuffleboard Club plays 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays each week through September at Upton and North Cove. To join, call 419-824-5173.
•Bed bugs is the topic at Toledo Botanical Gardens, 5403 Elmer Drive, Sept. 2, 1-3 p.m. Dr. Susan Jones, OSU Extension Entomologist and Researcher will give the latest information, identification tools, and control techniques. Free and open to the public. For reservations call 419-578-6783 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
•Local 14 Women's Committee Annual Flea Market at the UAW Local 14 Hall, 5411 Jackman Rd., Sept. 12, 9-5 p.m. Park-N-Shine Car Show at Oscar Bunch Family Park. Vendors space available inside or out, $15 or $10 each. Contact: Robin Marr, 419-297-0609 or Lori Schultz, 419-344-4791.
•Ecumenical Bereavement Support Group at St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Parish in the Emmaus Room, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd., Sept. 7, 3-4:30 p.m. Speaker: Susie Waible-Rose.
•Glass City Singles Dance and Parties, Aug. 27, 8 p.m. to midnight with Masquerade Ball at Gladieux Meadows, 4480 Heatherdowns. For information, toledosingles.com. Labor Day Dance, on Sept. 5, from 8 p.m. to midnight at Gladieux Meadows. Cost: $8. Call 734-856-8963 or ToledoSingles.Com.
•Flag Football, City of Toledo Division of Recreation and Toledo Community Recreation Program, ages: 6-8 years, 9-11 years, 12-14 years; $150/team, individuals welcome. Games at Scott Park Sports Complex, Monday-Friday, begining Sept. 14, 5 p.m., 5:45 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. To register call, Jim at 419-936-3090 or 419-356-1077 by Sept. 1. Flag Football information will be held on Sept. 1 at 2 p.m. at the Zablocki Center, 3015 Lagrange St.
•Toledo Gem and Rockhound Club's 39th Annual Jewelry, Gem and Mineral Show at the Stranahan Theater Complex, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., 2-8 p.m. Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 11, and 5 p.m. Sept. 12. Donation is $4 for adults, $3 for students and seniors over 55 with ID. Children under 12 with an adult and scouts in uniform are free.
•"Singing for Survivors" Karaoke Fund-raiser to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's annual Light the Night Walk, Sept. 5, 4-8 p.m. at El Camino Real Mexican Restaurant, 2500 Sylvania Ave., in the basement dining room. $5 donations will be accepted to participate in karaoke. The restaurant will have an all-you-can-eat taco bar for $10, with LLS receiving $5 from each meal. Contact: Charmaine Davis, 216-370-7855 or email@example.com; Sheri Kellner at 216-910-1217.
•Sunday Sampler: Wade the Rapids at Sidecut Park, 1025 River Rd., Maumee, Aug. 29, 2-3:30 p.m.. Investigate the amazing world of gill-breathing creatures. Wear old lace up shoes and clothing. Change of clothes and towel recommended. Program canceled if water is high. Cost: Free. Reservations: 419-407-9700 or metroparks
programs.com.52-0967 or arts.gov.
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