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As a service to our community, The Press publishes Bulletin Board items at no cost, as space permits. There is no guarantee that items submitted will be published. To ensure publication of events/news items, please speak to one of our advertising representatives at 419-836-2221. A complete listing of events is available at www.presspublications.com.

 

Toledo

Locke Branch Library, 703 Miami St., will present Sharpie Art, April 22, 3:30-4:30 p.m. – Create a unique work of art with sharpie markers and your imagination; What's Up Wednesday, April 24, 3-5:30 p.m. – Teens are invited to come and see what’s up at the library.

Birmingham Branch Library, 203 Paine Ave., will present Missing Unicorn (ages 5-10), April 23, 4 p.m. – Gather at the Library to find the missing unicorn; Learn to Cook Hungarian Style, April 23, 6 p.m. (ages 5-10) – Make (and eat) a delicious Hungarian dish. Presented in partnership with the Hungarian Club. This month's dish is Tepertos Pogasca (Hungarian biscuits with cracklings). Meet at the Hungarian Club, 224 Paine Ave.

Meat Loaf Dinner, May 1, 5-7 p.m., Clark Street U.M. Church, 1133 Clark St. United Methodist Church. Full dinner including dessert and beverage. Carryouts available. Kids’ meals available. Under 3 eat free. Proceeds go to church missions.

7th Annual VFW 4906 Armed Forces Day Golf Outing, May 18. Shotgun start at 8 a.m. Food, fun and prizes. Call 419-698-4411 for info.

Vendors & Crafters Wanted for the 45th Birmingham Ethnic Festival. For info, email

Bulletin Board policy

As a service to our community, The Press publishes Bulletin Board items at no cost, as space permits. There is no guarantee that items submitted will be published. To ensure publication of events/news items, please speak to one of our advertising representatives at 419-836-2221. A complete listing of events is available at www.presspublications.com.

 

Toledo

Locke Branch Library, 703 Miami St., will present, Sit, Stay, Read, April 15, 3:30-4:30 p.m. – Improve your reading skills while reading to a gentle, friendly therapy dog; Teens Now Serving, April 16: 3:30-4:30 p.m. – Teens will make snuggly fleece blankets for animals at the Toledo Area Humane Society; What's Up Wednesday (teens), April 17, 3-5:30 p.m.

VFW 4906 Lake Erie Perch Fish Fry, April 19, 5-7 p.m. or until sold out, 2161 Consaul St. Dinner and sandwich available. Dine in or carry out. Call 419-698-4411.

Vendors & Crafters Wanted for the 45th Birmingham Ethnic Festival. For info, email vickiburnworth@yahoo.com.

East Toledo Senior Center, 1001 White St., serves home-cooked lunch Mon.-Fri. at 11:45 a.m. Menu includes: April 15 ­ vegetable lasagna; April 16 ­ grilled chili dog on bun; April 17 – grilled cheese and tomato basil soup; April 18 – honey baked ham; April 19 – baked tilapia. Meals must be ordered by 11 a.m. the day before by calling 419-691-2254. Cost is a recommended donation of $2.50 for those 60 years and over. The center will hold a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser April 17, 4-7 p.m. Dinner includes spaghetti (with or without meatballs), salad, breadstick and beverage (dine-in only). Tickets are $8 presale and $10 at the door. Dine in or carry out. Dream Travelers will explore the Lone Star State of Texas through food and photos April 22 at 10:45 a.m. RSVP by April 17. Call 419-691-2254 for details.

Birmingham Block Watch meets the 1st Tues. of the month at 7 p.m. at the Birmingham Branch Library, 203 Paine Ave. and the 4th Wed. of the month at 7 p.m. at VFW Post 4906, 2161 Consaul.

Hungarian Embroidery Classes, Mondays, 2-4 or 6-8 p.m., Calvin United Church of Christ, 1946 Bakewell. Come to any session or call 419-349-5539.

East Toledo/Oregon Kiwanis Club meets the 2nd and 4th Mon. at 11:45 a.m. at the American Family Table restaurant on Navarre Avenue in Oregon. Walk-ins welcome. For info, contact David at 567-312-4014.

Bulletin Board policy

As a service to our community, The Press publishes Bulletin Board items at no cost, as space permits. There is no guarantee that items submitted will be published. To ensure publication of events/news items, please speak to one of our advertising representatives at 419-836-2221. A complete listing of events is available at www.presspublications.com.

 

Toledo

Locke Branch Library, 703 Miami St., will present a Spring Coloring Contest, April 8, 3:30-4:30 p.m. – enter for a chance to win a basket of goodies (all coloring pages must be completed during the scheduled program time); What's Up Wednesday? (teens), April 10, 3-5:30 p.m.; Women's Self-Defense Seminar (ages 13+), April 13, 2-3 p.m. – a 2nd-degree black belt instructor will teach basic strikes, kicks and get-away grabs, along with other self-defense tactics. Wear comfortable clothing. Registration required by calling 419-259-5310.

Birmingham Branch Library, 203 Paine Ave. will present, Make a Pom-Pom Caterpillar (all ages), April 8-12, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. – Use pom-poms to make a your own version of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”; Digiscrapping 101: Photos + Pages, April 9, 6-7:30 p.m. – learn how to edit photos and create digital scrapbook pages using free apps, then print your creations at the library; Ice Painters (ages 5-10), April 9, 4 p.m. – make a cool abstract art project.

 

abortion

The Ohio legislature has passed a bill that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected. In practice, that would make abortion illegal after six weeks.
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