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Published: Wednesday, 4/27/2011

What's On - South 4/27

Bowling Green

Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce seventh annual Blood Analysis Day, 590 West Wooster St., 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. Cost: $40 for Chamber investors and $50 for non-Chamber investors. The 12-hour fasting blood analysis includes a complete cholesterol check, with each additional test costing $20. Appointments, which are required, may be made by calling 419-353-7945, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Wood County National Alliance on Mental Illness rummage sale beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Connection Center, 194 South Main St. Proceeds to the Connection Center's behavior programs. 419-354-4200.

Native Gardening, Park District Headquarters, 18729 Mercer Drive, 6-7:30 p.m., Tuesday. Choose plants for hummingbirds and butterflies or create a native garden.

2011 Golf for the Troops Benefit for the USO of Northern Ohio at Stone Ridge Golf Club, 1553 Muirfield Drive, Bowling Green, check-in 7:30 a.m., opening ceremony 9 a.m., May 13. Scramble, shotgun format, 18 holes with lunch, dinner, contests, raffle, and silent auction. Cost: enlisted active/reserve guard $65; $75 others; $25 dinner and raffle only; $65 gift of golf (for military). Reservations with checks payable to: USO and mailed to USO of Northern Ohio, 20637 Emerald Parkway, Cleveland, Ohio 44135. 216-265-3680 or 800-503-8766.

Holland

First Baptist Church of Greater Toledo, pretour concert of the Schoolcraft College Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Improvisation Combo, 4 p.m. Sunday. Freewill offering.

Craft and Gift Show, Lutheran Village at Wolfcreek, 2001 Perrysburg Holland Rd., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Free admission, parking, and prizes for Mother's Day. Bake sale. 419-902-4225.

Maumee

St. Joe's Catholic Church annual spring rummage sale 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the community center, 120 West Broadway. On Saturday clothing will be $2 per brown paper grocery bag and half price on all other items. Use the back service entrance in the alley off Allen Street. 419-893-7182.

St. Paul's Episcopal Church annual spring rummage sale, 310 Elizabeth St. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 4. All day May 4, single items are half price or $5/$10 a bag in the boutique. 419-874-4548.

Georgette's Fair Trade Grounds and Gifts will observe herb day on May 7 at 311 Conant Street with a workshop on how to make lip balm from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cost $15 a person. georgettes.org.

Pemberville

Summer Camp 2011 at Bittersweet Pemberville, 1926 Kah- ler Rd., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday-Friday, June 6 through Aug. 12. For adolescents ages 12-21 on the autism spectrum. Cost determined on a sliding scale. Space limited. Campers are supported at 1:3 ratio. Transportation is responsibility of the campers. For information or to obtain an admission packet contact Jim Williams, 419-287-4985 or jwilliams@bittersweetfarms.org.

Perrysburg

Mitchell Dermatology will hold a free skin cancer screening from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in recognition of Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, 702 Commerce Drive. Becky Gilbert, 419-872-4673, ext 7.

Health Clinics: St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, 871 East Boundary St. WIC, May 9; WIC and Immunizations, May 11; and WIC, Clinic, and Immunizations, May 17. For appointments: 419-354-9661 WIC; 419-354-9049 Clinic; and 419-354-5556 Immunizations.

Waterville

Waterville Tree Commission 16th annual Arbor Day celebration, spruce tree sapling giveaway, at 10 a.m. Saturday, Conrad Park, Michigan Avenue next to the library. Trees will be planted and the first 100 visitors will receive a sapling. Nancy Bucher, 419-878-3141

Pockets of Hope free tutoring in reading and math for kindergarten through fourth grade at Zion Lutheran Church, 22 North Second St., 6:30-7 p.m., Tuesdays and Wednesdays through May 25. Registration forms at zionlutheranwaterville.org. 419-878-0266.

Soccer program for preschoolers at Something Special Learning Center. Developed to help fight childhood obesity. Free. 419-878-4190.

Toledo

Nuestra Gente Community Projects Inc free health fair at San Marcos Supermarket, 325 Broadway, from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Blood pressure, blood sugar, and HIV checks.

"Bids for Kids" Fund-raiser for Lucas County Children Services' fall levy information campaign at the Toledo Club, 235 14th St., 5 p.m., Thursday. Silent auction featuring gift baskets. Cost: $60, includes a catered reception. Cash bar. Tickets available at 419-349-7124.

Edward Drummond Libbey Farewell Event Committee: Seeking college scholarship applicants from Libbey High School Class of 2010 and students who would have been in the Class of 2011. Submit an essay of 350 words stating need. Include name, address and phone number. Deadline is Sunday. Mail essays to: Mr. Albert Flores, 2258 Maplewood Ave., Toledo, Ohio 43620. Event is at the Army National Guard Recruiting Center, 925 Research Drive, at 3 p.m. June 18. Information: Francine Coogler Boyd, 419-250-0491.

Comedy for a Cause Show fund-raiser for walk to end Alzheimer's disease at Connxtions Comedy Club, 7:30 p.m., May 6. Tickets: $15, $25 for a couple. Trina Myers, 419-250-1405.

Spring Victorian Tea for the Ovarian Cancer Connection, Casey-Pomeroy House, 802 North Huron St., settings 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., May 7. Cost: $25. Reservations: 419-243-1440.

Central Catholic High School presents The Wizard of Oz in the Valentine Theatre, 410 Adams St., 8 p.m. May 6, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. May 7, and 3 p.m. May 8. Tickets: $10-$14 available at centralcatholic.org under "Breaking News" or 419-255-2280.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang presented by St. Francis de Sales High School, St. Ursula Academy, and Notre Dame Academy, Franciscan Theatre, Lourdes College, Sylvania, 7:30 p.m., May 6, 7, 13, and 14. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 students, and $10 seniors. 419-531-1618.

Building Doctors Clinic for area old-building owners, Casey-Pomeroy House, 802 North Huron St., 7-9 p.m., May 5. Free seminar on care and maintenance of older buildings. Free on-site consultations to examine old-building problems, by appointment, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., May 6. Program made available through the Ohio Historical Society's Ohio Historic Preservation Office. To register for seminar or request an on-site consultation: building-doctor.org or 1-800-499-2470.



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