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The Pemberville Opera House will present The Four Corners Quartet during the


sixth show of its “Live In The House” concert series Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m.

The quartet who will sing their way into the audience’s hearts with their four-part gospel harmonies. Founded in April 2001, is comprised of members from Trinity Lutheran Church, in Elmore.

The group performs southern gospel music as well as Christmas and Patriotic selections. The quartet averages 30 dates annually, including worship services, concerts, visits to nursing homes, Christmas programs and various community events. They also have performed the National Anthem at sporting events including: area schools, the New Fremont Speedway, Toledo Storm hockey games, Toledo Mud Hens games and at Jacobs Field for a Cleveland Indians-Detroit Tigers baseball game on the 4th of July in 2005.

Tickets are $10 and are available at Beeker's General Store in Pemberville or by contacting Carol at 419-287-4848 or via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Pemberville Opera House will present The Four Corners Quartet during the sixth show of its “Live In The House” concert series Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m.


Visitors to Toledo’s Imagination Station can step into the exciting and visually


Stacy Fiedler and Josh Edinger create their own
animation in "Planning the Action," one of four
exhibits in the Art in Motion area of Animation.
(Photo courtesy of Imagination Station)

rich world of animation at the 6,000-square-foot, highly interactive exhibit Animation featuring Cartoon Network. The exhibit runs through May 2, 2010.

In Animation’s stimulating and fun environment, visitors explore animation from concept to finished product – from storyboarding, character design and drawing techniques to movement, timing, filming and sound. Larger-than-life graphics of popular Cartoon Network characters provide a colorful backdrop to the exhibit, which also explores the history of animation and features a screening room and a cartoon museum.

In Animation, it’s about exploring, questioning and experimenting with the science behind the art of animation in a way that makes learning fun,” said Carl Nelson, exhibit and facilities director for Imagination Station. “Animation has proven to be a powerful and effective tool for engaging and teaching people of all ages about science concepts such as perception, illusion, geometry and measurement.”


Sesame Street Live
The red monster with the green thumb coming to Toledo

Elmo and his Sesame Street friends will join together as they try to find a new


The red monster with the green thumb – accompanied by his
Sesame Street friends – will learn about nature on a magical
adventure Feb. 26-28 at the SeaGate Convention Centre.
(Photo courtesy of VEE Corporation)

home for Elmo’s sunflower, Sunny, in “Elmo’s Green Thumb,” on stage at the SeaGate Convention Centre Feb. 26-28.

Like television’s Sesame Street, Sesame Street Live productions feature timeless lessons for all ages. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Feb. 26; 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 27; and 1 and 4:30 p.m. Feb. 28.

Tickets are $12, $15 and $18, except for opening night, when all seats are $11. A limited number of $24 Gold Circle seats are also available. For more information, call 419-321-5007. To charge tickets by phone, call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets may also be purchased online at

Concert, dance contest
The Oregon Arts Council will sponsor an Oldies Dance and Amateur Dance Contest Jan. 31 at 2 p.m. in the auditorium at Starr Elementary School, 3230 Starr Ave., Oregon.

Proceeds raised from the event will benefit the Eastern Community YMCA Scholarship Program, which sends needy children to camp.


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