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The Village of Oak Harbor recently became more accessible to water sports enthusiasts with the addition of a 60-foot public dock located along the downtown waterfront.

The Oak Harbor Downtown Revitalization Implementation Committee (OHDRIC) installed the dock as part of the village’s waterfront development plan. The committee is charged with raising funds for the implementation of dockside amenities including walkways, lighting, landscaping, an amphitheater and a dock expansion.

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Youngsters and other digital natives might wonder what people did for fun before video games came on the scene. The Toledo Museum of Art answers that question with “Fun & Games: The Pursuit of Leisure,” a new exhibition on display through Sept. 21 in the Works on Paper Gallery.

Fun & Games has been created by the museum as a companion to “The Art of Video Games,” a popular Smithsonian American Art Museum touring exhibition that is spending the summer in Toledo. While “The Art of Video Games” traces the first 40 years of video gaming, “Fun & Games” focuses on just about everything else.

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The Toledo Harbor Lighthouse Preservation Society will present the 11th Annual Toledo Lighthouse Waterfront Festival Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday, July 13 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Maumee Bay State Park, 1400 State Park Rd, Oregon.

Boat rides around the lighthouse and lighthouse tours will be offered Saturday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and Sunday between 11 and 4 p.m. Boats leave from the marina at Maumee Bay State Park. The cost is $40 ($35 for society members). Reservations are advised and may be made by calling Judy at 419-360-2914.

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