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Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW Post 606 Regular Meeting June 13, 11 a.m. at the post home, 3005 Laskey Rd. Membership info: 734-850-1520.
Genoa American Legion Band, conducted by ret. Lt. Col. Fred Dias, performing at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 428 N. Erie St., June 13, 7 p.m. Free parking in the lot beside the church. Free and open to the community.
“Simply Seniors” Summer Follies presented by the East Toledo Senior Activities Center June 27, 7 p.m., East Toledo Family Center gym, 1020 Varland Ave. Cost: $5 per person, which includes light refreshments. Tickets: 419-691-2254.
Block Watch 422B meets the first Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at Martin Luther Church, 601 Nevada St.
Crafters Wanted for East Toledo Main Street Festival being planned for July 18. Info: Will Cheek at 419-460-2060.
Babytime Storytimes Mondays June 8-July 27 at 10:20 a.m. For babies with adult caregivers. Simple stories, songs and fingerplays. Registration required. Info: 419-259-5250.
Preschool Storytimes Thursdays June 11-July 30, 10:30-11 a.m. Thirty minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, short films and more. Registration required. Info: 419-259-5250.
Oregon Relay For Life June 13-14 at Clay High School. Info: www.freewebs.com/oregonrelay or call 419-698-9846.
Rob Kitts & His Fantastic Yo-Yo Tricks June 15, 2-2:45 p.m., Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. For grades K-5. Info: 419-259-5250.
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.
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.
Toastmasters meet June 16 and July 7 at 6:30 p.m. at Bay Park Community Hospital in Oregon. Build speaking skills and self-esteem in a supportive environment. Group meets twice a month. Visitors welcome. Stop in or call Nancy at 419-836-5556 or Julie at 419-836-5051.
Storytimes for kids in preschool through first grade held every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. through July 29. Info: 419-862-2482.
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.
Summer Reading Club at Genoa Branch Library through July 25. Storytime will be Mondays at 10:30 a.m. beginning June 8.
Genoa Farmers' Market will celebrate Flag Day June 13 at 11:30 a.m. Legion Post 324 and Boy Scout Troop 385 will conduct a Flag Disposal Ceremony. Bring tattered flags for disposal. The Genoa American Legion Band, said to be the oldest in the state, will perform. The Farmers' Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Next market date is June 27.
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.
Genoa Area Community Food Pantry open the second Saturday of the month 10 a.m.-noon and the fourth Thursday 3:30-5 p.m., Genoa Trinity United Methodist Church315 Main St.
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.
Chicken Bar-B-Cue, June 13, 4-6 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.
Oak Harbor Public Library Local History Room is open to library patrons upon request. Detailed assistance is available Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or by appointment.
“Surf’s Up!, Catch the Title Wave” Summer Reading Program for Adults through July 30 at the Walbridge Branch Library, 108 N. Main St. Submit a form for each book read and enter for prize drawings. Info: 419-666-9900 or http://wcdpl.lib.oh.us/wcdplwalbridge.asp.
Woodville UM Church, 210 W. First St., rummage sale June 11-12, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and June 13, 9 a.m. to noon. Enter through back door
Woodville 4th of July Celebration, July 2-4, Trail Marker Park. Thursday 4-11 p.m.; Friday 4 p.m.-midnight; Saturday noon-midnight. Big parade noon on the 4th. Beer tent open on a special "Woodville Night” July 1 at 7 p.m., and Thursday and Friday nights at 7 p.m., Saturday at 1 p.m. Beer tent entertainment every night. Rides, amusements, food and more. Bigger and better fireworks July 4 at 10 p.m.