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Genoa Super Cruise-ins on Main St. in historic downtown 6 p.m. every last Tuesday 7/31 of the summer months. July, Aug To participate (free registration) call: Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce, 419-855-2001.

Grand Rapids

Toledo Astronomical Association public viewing of Sagittarius, the Milky Way, and Saturn at Beaver Creek Park, 23028 Long Judson Rd., 9:30 p.m. until midnight Saturday.


Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek Auxiliary sponsors Christmas in July sale, 2001 Perrysburg-Holland Rd., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday. Christmas decorations, wrapping paper, ornaments, lights, and other items. Homemade seasonal candies and cookies also available. Information: Betsy Spetz, 419-474-9933.

Because of the severe storms, the Christmas in July Craft and Gift Show originally to be held July 22 at Holland Gardens, 6530 Angola Rd., has been delayed to 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 19. Benefits Cherry Street Mission, Humane Ohio, Salvation Army. Free. Raffles, food. 419-320-8631,

Springfield Athletic Boosters annual golf outing at Valleywood Golf Club, 13502 Airport Hwy., Swanton, check-in 7 a.m., shotgun start 8 a.m., Aug. 4. Cost: $70 per golfer ($280 per team) - 4 person scramble format, includes green fees and cart, lunch, and dinner. Deadline Thursday. Details and to mail checks to (payable to “Springfield Athletic Boosters”): Lew Anderson, 2013 Old Planke Rd., Holland, 43528; 419-340-8784 or


Maumee High School Performing Arts Center presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, 1147 Saco St., 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and July 27-28; 2:30 p.m. Sunday and July 29. Tickets: $12 adults and $10 students/seniors, group rates available. Details:

Shots 4 Tots at ProMedica St. Luke’s Hospital in the Classroom 2 at 5901 Monclova Rd., 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m., and 6 p.m. Thursday. Immunizations for are children. The MMR booster shot for seventh graders also available. Bring your child’s immunization records. Cost: $5 per injection; no child will be turned away for inability to pay. Information: 419-213-4121.

USSSA Girls Fast Pitch World Series opening ceremonies hosted by the Shops at Fallen Timers, 3100 Main St., 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Tournament with more than 500 girls is scheduled in the Maumee area Wednesday-Sunday. Granite City Food and Brewery meal available for $8 per ticket.

Audubon Island Canoe Paddle, Side Cut Metropark, Riverview parking lot, 1025 W. River Rd., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday. Three-mile paddle to view an island nature preserve. Participants must be 12 and older, minors must be in the same canoe as their legal guardian. Program canceled if water is high. Two people per canoe. Cost: $10. Reservations, 419-407-9701.

Introduction to canoeing at Silver Lake, Side Cut Metropark, 1025 W. River Rd., 10 a.m.-noon Sunday. For ages 5 and up. All minors must be in the same canoe as their adult companion. Cost: $10. Register, 419-407-9701.

ASSESTS Toledo and the Eberly Center For Women Golf Outing at Brandywine Country Club, 6904 Salisbury Rd., registration noon with shotgun start at 1 p.m. Monday. Golfing from $85-$420 and includes golf, golf cart, and dinner. Dinner only: $35. Details: 419-530-8575.

Second Annual Bow Wow Bash at the Maumee Summer Fair, corner of Conant and Broadway Sts., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 18. Details: or contact Taylor at the Maumee Chamber, 419-893-5805.

Side Cut Explorer, Side Cut Park, 1025 W. River Rd., 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Tuesday through October. Cruise along the banks of the Maumee River and down the canal tow path in the Metroparks open air trolley. A naturalist will highlight scenery. Wheelchair accessible tram. Cost: $3. Reservations needed, 419-407-9701.


Monclova Historical Foundation Centennial Celebration of the Old Monclova School, parade 10 a.m. Aug. 11. Entertainment, food, games, silent auction, old tractor show, and more. Details: 419-861-1336.


Northwood Church of God craft show, 1838 S. Coy Rd., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 419-691-1376.


The Friends of Pearson’s Ice Cream Social at Pearson Park’s Macomber Lodge, State Route 2 Navarre Ave., 6-8 p.m. Wednesday. Cake and ice cream for a nominal fee. The Blue Grass Band performance, children’s crafts, face painting, Birdie the Clown, and a nature walk at 7 p.m.

Toledo Lighthouse meets at Maumee Bay State Park Lodge, 1750 State Park Rd. #2, 7 p.m. last Thursday of the month. Details: Jean, 419-874-6704 or


Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk and raffle at the Pemberville Fire Station, 104 Front St., registration noon, walk 1 p.m. Aug. 19. To register call Lori, 937-212-8270 or Bob, 419-352-0151.

Pemberville Quilt Show, Pemberville Elementary, 120 E. College Ave., 6-8 p.m. Aug. 15, noon-8 p.m. Aug. 16 and 17, and 3-6 p.m. Aug. 18. Entries accepted noon-7 p.m. Aug. 14. Quilt judging 9 a.m. Aug. 15 and quilt pick-up 7-8 p.m. Aug. 18. Details: Beth Sanders, 419-287-4619 or

Serenity Farm, Inc. - 5th Annual 2k/5k Fun Family Walk/Run in front of the Fire Hall, 104 E. Front St., registration 9 a.m., 5k 10 a.m., 2k 10:15 a.m. Sept. 15. Event is to raise funds to provide therapeutic riding and equine assisted counseling programs for children and adults in our community. Cost: $5 children under 10; $15 all other. Sponsorships available. Registration, pledge sheets, and details: or 419-833-1308.


Crime Scene Investigator Youth Camp for ages 13-17 at Owens Community College’s Center for Emergency Preparedness on Tracy Road in Lake Township, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 7-9. To register: 567-661-2411 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, ext. 2411.

Summerstock Toledo a student-run local theater organization to perform at the Great Maumee Dragon Boat Festival at International Park, 26 Main St., Saturday. Students in this year’s production are from Perrysburg High School, St. Ursula Academy, St. John’s Jesuit, St. Francis De Sales, Central Catholic, Notre Dame Academy, Ottawa Hills High School, Interlochen Arts Academy, and Toledo School for the Arts. For festival information, 242-2122.

Port Clinton

The Ohio Star Quilters Guild “Quilt Regatta” quilt show at Peace Lutheran Church, 900 S. Jefferson St., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Local quilters, demonstrations, and vendors. Admission: $5 at the door.

South Toledo

Gospel Festival at Mount Ararat Missionary Baptist Church, 918 Colburn St., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Great gospel music, free clothing give-aways, children’s games, free food and other surprises, and 3 on 3 basketball tournaments. Details: 419-472-8747.

The Canaan Outreach Center presents a benefit musical at Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, 1333 Western Ave., 6 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds to the Summer Enrichment Program. Information: 419-244-5700.

The Aurora Project’s Cousino Harris DKI Golf Classic at the Toledo Country Club, 3949 River Rd., registration 10 a.m., shotgun at noon Aug. 20. Lunch by City BBQ. Honorary Chair sports anchor and radio host Joe Rychnovsky along with his wife, Professional LPGA golfer, Janet Rychnovsky. An awards and recognition dinner will follow tournament. For details: 419-244-3200. Benefits the Aurora House and the women and children it serves.

Golf with the Cleveland Browns at the Central Catholic Irish Open, Stone Oak Country Club, 100 Stone Oak Blvd., tee times 7:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Monday. Cost: $125 per person for morning session and $150 per person for afternoon session. Includes 18 holes of golf, cart, breakfast, lunch, hors d’oeuvres, cocktail hour, prizes, and an auction. Golf with the Browns players for the afternoon session only and limited to the first four reservations. Cost for the Celebrity Foursome, $1,000. The players will also be available at cocktail hour at 6 p.m. Information: Tracy Koralewski, 419-255-2280, ext. 1076, or email

Hospice of Northwest Ohio is offering After Your Parent Dies support sessions at their Toledo Center, 800 S. Detroit Ave., 6-7:30 p.m. on Mondays through July 30. This is a five-week group session for adults who are mourning the loss of one or both parents. Free and open to any adult in the community. Pre-registration required. To register and details contact Hospice Bereavement Department, 419-661-4001 or

Summer Creativity Camps at Common Space Center for Creativity, 1700 N. Reynolds Rd., 8:30-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, through Aug. 17. Camps for children ages 5-14. Camper memberships $15 and $45 for family memberships per year. Camp fees: $110 for members and $120 for nonmembers. Details or to register: 419-531-2046 or


Herbal Delights at Silver Lining Gallery, 122 Mechanic St., 6-8 p.m. Thursday. Ann Boyd of Findlay’s My Own Backyard Herbs and Flowers will demonstrate how to use fresh and dried herbs to enhance cooking. Free. Reservations, 419-441-0025 or


Metroparks Bicycle Tour, off-site, Fallen Timbers Middle School, 6119 Finzel Rd., 7-10 a.m. Saturday. Choose from four routes of 15, 31, 62, or 100 miles. All ages welcome, but youth 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Helmet required. Cost: $25. Registration forms available at the Visitor Center at Wildwood, local bike shops,, and

Doughnut Eating Contest at the farmer’s market, Providence Street, 10 a.m. July 28. Three age categories: 6 and under; 7-12 years; and 13 years and older. Cost, details, and to register by July 25: 419-877-5383.

Art Show, Pig Roast, and Concert at Village Park, juried art show noon-8 p.m.; music by Bliss 2-4:30 p.m. and the Root Cellar String Band at 5 p.m. Saturday. Dinner at 4 p.m., $6.95 adults and $4.95 children ages 5-12.

Village of Whitehouse offering Enrichment classes in Village Hall, 6925 Providence St.: “Healthy Grilling,” by Promedica staff, 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday. Registration required: 419-877-5383.

Summer Rec Program event with the YMCA and Village of Whitehouse, today through Friday, Monday through July 27, and July 30-Aug. 3. Registration available at Village Hall.

Wood County

“Feed Our Families” summer food program for those in the Northwest Section of Wood County including Perrysburg and Rossford at the Family Life Center, Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg, beginning at noon every Friday through Aug. 17. Provided for families will be a hot lunch and a food distribution. On your first visit must show identification and proof of residency. If you plan to attend call 419-874-4346.

At the Library

Mott Branch Library

1085 Dorr St.; 419-259-5207.

Mott’s Community Garden, Monday-Friday. Learn about gardening. Call for garden times.

Teen laptop cafe, 1:30 p.m. Today. Sign up at the reference desk.

Nighttime reading adventures, 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Waterville Branch Library

800 Michigan Ave.; 419-878-3055.

American Red Cross babistting clinic, 1-4 p.m. July 26 and 1-4:30 p.m. July 27. Ages 11-15. $85. Registration required. Information: 800-REDCROSS.

Way Public Library

101 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg.; 419-874-3135.

“There’s An App For That,” 7 p.m. Tuesday. Workshop on Apple and Android-based phones.

Showing of PBS documentary Money, Power, and Wall Street, 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

Puppet show and ice cream social, 7 p.m. Friday.

Library used book sale, 2-6 p.m. July 26.

Birmingham Branch Library

203 Paine Ave.; 419-259-5210.

Teenspace, 4 p.m. Thursdays. Games, snacks, crafts, and more.

“The Wanna Bees,” 4 p.m. Wednesday. All ages.

Genoa Branch Library

602 West St.; 419-855-3380.

Storytime, 11 a.m. Tuesdays.

Book discussion groups: morning group meets the third Thursday of each month at 9:30 a.m.; evening group meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m..

Preschool Storytime, 11 a.m., every Wednesday.

Harris-Elmore Public Library

328 Toledo St., Elmore; 419-862-2482.

Preschool Storytime, 11 a.m., every Wednesday.

Book discussion group, 10:30 a.m., every fourth Thursday of the month.

Locke Branch Library

703 Miami St., Toledo; 419-259-5310.

Retooling Your Life — Getting the Skills You Need. Set up an e-mail account, learn how to search or apply for a job online, and update your resume. Call for a one-hour appointment. Free.

Karate Kids, 2 p.m. Wednesday. Kempo martial arts demonstration. Call for registration.

Oregon Branch Library

3340 Dustin Rd.; 419-259-5250.

Bay Chapter book review and discussion, 1 p.m. third Tuesday of every month.

For Me, For You, For Later fun fair, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Thursday. For ages 2-5. Performance by local puppeteers, activities, crafts, and more. Registration is required.

Walbridge Branch Library

108 N. Main St.; 419-666-9900.

Family storytime, 11 a.m. Tuesdays.

Let's Eat


Owens’ Community Terrace View Cafe dine-in, Collage Hall Room 148, 30335 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, through July 26. Take-out available from 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Cost: $8.50 per lunch. Reservations required by 3 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday prior to the luncheons. Menu: 567-661-7359,

Eagle Cafe offers lunch and dinner, Maumee Eagles, 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee, lunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, $4.95; dinner 5-8 p.m., Monday-Thursday, $4.95. Carry-out available. For menu: 419-893-3952 or

Fish fry

Maumee Eagles 2562, 2301 Detroit Ave., Maumee, 5-8 p.m. every Friday. All-you-can-eat pollock for $7.95 (dine-in only). Also available: perch, steaks, chicken strips at various prices. 419-893-3821.


Chicken Barbecue dinner at Calvary Lutheran Church, 1930 Bradner Rd. at Woodville Rd., Northwood, 5-7 p.m. July 28. Menu: chicken, baked beans, potato salad, roll, homemade dessert, and coffee/lemonade. Cost: $8.50 adults; $5 children. Information: 419-691-7941.

Senior Citizens' Activities

Holland Community Senior Center

330 Oak Terrace Blvd.; 419-868-1340.

Weekdays: Hot lunches for seniors 60 and older. Reservations due by day before. Cost: $2.

Maumee Senior Center

2430 S. Detroit Ave.; 419-893-1994. Open weekdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Daily noon lunch; reservations due by noon the day before.

Computer lab is available 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Classes on computer use are offered. Call for details.

Watercolor, drawing, and oil/acrylics classes offered in six-week sessions. Call for times and fees.

Monclova Community Center

8115 Monclova Rd.; 419-861-1336.

Weekly lunch at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, $2 donation. Reservations due the Monday before.

Body Recall exercise at 9:15 a.m. and 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Free 60-plus health screenings, 1:30-3:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month.

East Toledo Senior Activities Center

1001 White St.; 419-691-2254.

Free painting classes, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursdays at Navarre Park Shelter House, 1001 White St., using acrylics, watercolors, and oils.

Housekeeping services for seniors 60 or older in East Toledo or Oregon. Cost is $10 per hour for members and $16 per hour for nonmembers. 419-691-2254.

Genoa Senior Center

514 Main St.; 419-855-4491.

Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Lunch at 11:30 a.m.; $3.

JWH Oregon Senior Center

5760 Bayshore Rd.; 419-698-7078. Open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays.

Lunch: 11:30 a.m. daily. Suggested donation is $2.50 for seniors 60 and older, $5.32 for others; reservations due 24 hours in advance.

Northeast Senior Center

705 N. Main St., Walbridge; 419-260-3228.

Chicken foot domino, 12:30 p.m. Tuesday and July 24.

Yoga for arthritis, 10:15 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays in July.

Today: Pokeno, 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Birthday celebration, 12:30 p.m.

Perrysburg Area Senior Center

140 W. Indiana Ave.; 419-874-0847.

Wednesdays and Fridays, 9-10 a.m. YMCA Instructor. Cost: $20 for 8 weeks paid in advance or $1 per session paid at each session to site manager. Registration required with advanced payment.

Bible study, 10 a.m. Tuesdays. All denominations.

Acoustic jam session, 1-4 p.m. Wednesdays.

Trivia, 12:45 p.m. today.

Bridge, 1 p.m. Tuesdays in July.

Thursday: legal aid, 1-4 p.m. Call to schedule an appointment.; euchre tournament, 1 p.m. $4 per person.

Northeast Area Senior Center

705 N. Main St., Bowling Green; 419-260-3228

Yoga for Arthritis, 10:15 a.m. Thursdays in July.

Friday: Mugs and muffins, 12:30 p.m.

Wood County Senior Center

305 N. Main St. Bowling Green; 419-353-5661

Wii bowling, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and 1 p.m. Fridays.

Writer’s group, 10 a.m. Thursdays. Registration required.

Watercolor art courses, 10 a.m. Fridays. Bring your own supplies.

Light weight training, 10-11 a.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. Registration required.


Metamora High School Alumni banquet at Evergreen Elementary School, 14844 County Rd. 6, Metamora, 4 p.m. July 28. Honored classes will be 1942, 1952, and 1962. $12 per person. Registration: 419-345-1844.

Rogers High School class of 1962 50th reunion, Aug. 25. Contact: Dave Sieja, or 419-877-0109.

Rogers High School class of 1972 40 year reunion at Toledo Yacht Club, 3900 N. Summit St. #2, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 8. Graduates from 1971, 1973, and 1974 invited. Cost: $25. Reservations by Aug. 15. Details: Facebook, classmates;; or call Susan, 419-841-7889.

St. John’s Jesuit High School hosting its annual Titan Weekend reunion celebrating the classes of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, and 2007. A golf outing will be held at Brandywine Country Club, flights at 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., lunch 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday July 20. Alumni and their families are invited to the school’s campus for a family picnic, noon-3 p.m. Saturday July 21. An Alumni Mass will be in the St. John Berchmans Chapel, 5 p.m. and a reception to follow with the eight reunion classes from 6 p.m.-midnight Saturday July 21. Details or reservations: Nick Butler ‘01, 419-865-5743, ext. 260 or

DeVilbiss class of 1972 reunion July 20-22. Website: sites/ Email:

Cardinal Stritch class of 1972, 40th reunion at the Sportsman Club, 1420 Woodville Rd., Millbury, Saturday July 21. Cost: $25. Call Carl Zellner, 419-878-2262.

2nd Annual, Detachment 1, 350th Evacuation Hospital Reunion at J. Patrick’s, Holiday Inn/French Quarter, Perrysburg, noon-7 p.m. July 28. Contact: Randall Factor, 419-234-5714.

DeVilbiss class of 1952 60-year reunion Aug. 3 and 4, 2012. Contact: Richard (Dick) Smalley, or 407-234-7873.

DeVilbiss class of 1957 55th-year reunion, Aug. 3 and 4. Contact: Dee Talmage, or 419-304-9321.

DeVilbiss class of 1962 50-year reunion, Aug. 3 and 4. Looking for classmates. Contact:

Waite High School class of 1967 45th reunion at Bayside Boardwalk in Oregon, Aug. 4. Contact: Kathy Mastakas Danyi at or 419-836-7413.

Monclova Historical Foundation, marking school building’s 100th year with an alumni dinner Aug. 10 and Aug. 11. Details: Dorothy Bunde, 419-865-2886; Thelma Zwyer, 419-865-4578; Dayle Reed, 419-866-0297; Donna Parker, 419-878-3115; or Martha Strayer, 419-865-4008. Monclova Historical Foundation and Community center, 419-861-1336.

USS Redpoll (AMS-57) reunion of 1953-1958 shipmates at Put-In-Bay Resort Center, on Lake Erie in Put-In-Bay, Aug. 19-22. For information: Joe Goldberg, 239-454-2714.

Waite High School class of 1962 at Holiday Inn French Quarter, Perrysburg, Sept. 14-15. Details: Rosemary, 419-215-4733 or Bob, 419-878-3540.

Maumee High School class of 1962 reunion at Belmont Country Club, Perrysburg, Sept. 15. Details: Sue DeGelnor, 419-893-2207; Nancy Schneider, 419-893-4708; Mike Hertzfeld, 419-872-0955; Buddy Motter, 419-290-3563; Larry Kanary, 419-893-1501; Sue Willier, 419-350-3207.

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