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As a service to our community, Bulletin Board items are published at no cost, as space permits. The Press makes 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


Past Presidents Club of Lucas County Meeting May 27, 7:30 p.m., VFW Post 2984, 102 Andrus Rd. Hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary.

Free Adult CPR & First Aid Certification Class June 6, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., East Toledo Senior Activities Center, located in the Navarre Park Shelter House, 1001 White St. Space is limited. Info/reservations: 419-691-2254.

Block Watch 422D Meeting June 7, 7 p.m., Hope Wesleyan Church, 2074 Delence, near Dover. Parking available in the church lot behind the building. Topic: “Sexual Offenders – Should We Be Worried?”

Ladies  Auxiliary to the VFW Post 606 Regular Meeting June 13 at 11 a.m. at the post home, 3005 Laskey Rd. Membership info: 734-850-1520.
Block Watch 422B meets the first Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at Martin Luther Church, 601 Nevada St.

Government Food Distribution for City Residents May 27, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Josie Reinhart Community Center, 6000 Wales Rd.

Rummage & Bake Sale May 28 and 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and May 30, 9 a.m. to noon, Unity United Methodist Church, 1910 E. Broadway.

Northwood Seniors meet for a potluck luncheon the second Tuesday of every month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Josie Reinhart Room at the Municipal Building.

City of Oregon Tree Commission May 21 meeting has rescheduled for May 28 at 7 p.m. at Oregon’s Community Room, 5330 Seaman Rd. The public is invited.

Oregon-Clay FFA Flower Sale, Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Saturday 30, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Marigolds, snapdragons, petunias, salvia, coleus, celosia, holiday cactus, orchids, hanging baskets, and much more. Greenhouse is closing; everything must go.

Oregon Relay For Life Planning Meeting, third Monday of the month 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the community room at the Oregon Municipal Building on Seaman Rd. Be a volunteer or form a walk team. Relay is scheduled for June 13-14 at Clay High School. Info: or call 419-698-9846.

PERI Chapter #93 Meeting May 28, Oregon Fire Station #2, 1102 S. Wheeling St. Speaker, business meeting, refreshments and fellowship.

Oregon Senior Center Activities include Monday - Bingo, and fitness club, along with blood pressure checks (9 to 11:45 a.m.); Tuesday – coffee hour, exercise, line dancing, fitness class, Bunco; Wednesday - bingo, Euchre. Thursday - Breakfast Club, exercise, line dancing, fitness class. Friday - Bingo, movies (second and fourth Fridays) at 1 p.m. Call 419-698-7078 for complete schedule of events; or 419-693-2082 to inquire about lunch at the center, served Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Maumee Bay Country Quilters meet in the Oregon Room at St. Charles Mercy Hospital the first Tuesday of every month at 6:45 p.m. Monthly program. Guests welcome for a $3 fee. Info: 419-691-2720.

Great Eastern Toastmasters of Oregon meeting June 2 at 6:30 p.m., Bay Park Community Hospital. Improve public speaking, listening and leadership skills. Supportive environment in a participative program. Guests welcome. Call Nancy at 419-836-5556 or Julie at 419-836-5051.

Walk With Us Support Group Meetings are held the third Thursday of every month from 6:30-8 p.m., New Harvest Church, 3540 Seaman Rd. Open to all who grieve the death of a loved one. Not a social or religious group. Note: the first Thursday meetings, typically held at 1 p.m., are canceled through August. Walk in or call Judy Hoeflinger at 419-691-9750

Jerusalem Twp.
Jerusalem Twp. Food Pantry Board Monthly Meeting every Tuesday before the second Wednesday of the month at the township hall, 4501 Jerusalem Rd.

Elmore Senior Center-Elmore Golden Oldies at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 19225 Witty Rd. Lunch is served Tuesday and Thursday at noon. Reservations are required by 10 a.m. the day before the meal you wish to attend. Blood pressure and blood sugar checks the 4th Tuesday of the month; bingo played the 4th Tuesday of the month, after lunch. Reservations: 419-862-3874.

Elmore Senior Card Players will meet Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Elmore Community Center through late October.

Senior Center, 514 Main St., serves lunch every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 11:30 a.m. On Mondays and Wednesdays, the group plays cards at 12:30 p.m. Blood pressure and blood sugar checks are offered on the third Wednesday of the month. Bingo is played Monday mornings at 10:30 a.m. Call 419-855-4491 for lunch reservations.

Trinity Thrift Shop, 105 4th St. Open Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Active Seniors are invited to Meet and Eat at the Gibsonburg Senior Center, 100 Meadow Lane. Nutritional lunches every weekday, educational and social programs, health assessments and more. Transportation to the center available. Home-delivered meals also available for homebound seniors. Info: 419-637-7947.


Lake Twp.
Farmers’ Market Wednesdays at 5 p.m. till dusk through Oct. 29, Lake Twp. Administration Building, 27975 Cummings Rd. Local growers and greenhouses, baked goods, locally raised meats, etc.

Food Pantry open to the public the last Wednesday of the month from 1 to 3 p.m. and the last Thursday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m., Main Street. Contact your local church office for further details.

Red Cross Blood Drive May 29, noon-5 p.m., St. Peter Lutheran Church.

Golden Gang members will have lunch June 2 at Ryan’s. Meet at St. Peter’s at 11 a.m. to carpool to Fremont.

Millbury Community Garage Sale sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 160 June 13, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. To register or donate items, call Shelly Blackburn at 419-836-9632.

Oak Harbor
Oak Harbor Public Library Summer Reading Program Kick-Off with a special performance by magician Jim Kleefeld June 9, 1:30 p.m., 147 W. Main St. Registration for the program, “be creative @ your library” begins June 1. Story time with Miss Brenda will begin June 3 at 11:30 a.m. and June 4 at 7 p.m. Preschoolers, including infants, are invited to attend the program, which will include stories, crafts and games.

Red Cross Blood Drive May 28, 1-6 p.m., Otterbein Portage Valley.

Pemberville United Methodist Church Youth Groups Fund-raisers June 6 include a bake sale, 9 a.m.-noon, Union Bank; and car was 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the fire station, both located on Front Street. Funds raised will help the youths attend the Alive Christian Music Retreat in Canal Fulton, O. in late June.

The Community Food Pantry at Bethlehem Lutheran Church is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact local churches for further details.

Port Clinton
Ottawa Co. Republican Party Fish Fry June 12, Port Clinton Elks Club, 231 Buckeye Blvd. Gathering time at 5 p.m.; event starts at 6 p.m. Reservations: $25 per person payable to OCRP to Karen McTague, treasurer, 11537 Bloom Rd., Oak Harbor 43449. Info: 419-460-2429.

“How Money Works,” a presentation by Jeff Reitzel, Promerica Financial Services regional leader, May 28, 6-8 p.m., Rossford Public Library. Learn how to make money work for you, how to reduce debt and make smart buying decisions. Free and open to the public. Register: 419-666-0924.

Rummage Sale June 5 and 6, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., New Life Pentecostals of Toledo, 30470 Lemoyne Rd.  Featuring household and miscellaneous items, plus baked goods for sale.

Woodville Senior Center offers lunch Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m. Call the center at 419-849-3636 for reservations. Home delivery also available.




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