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East Toledo Historical Society Meeting Sept. 24, 7 p.m., Navarre Park Shelter House. Speaker Rod Bowe of the Dillin Corp. will present a program about the Marina District. Public welcome.
Toledo Perennial Exchange Oct. 3, 10-11:30 a.m. in the parking lot of the Original Sub Shop, 402 Broadway near the Amtrak station. Free. Bring labeled plants and gardening paraphernalia and receive tickets to exchange for other items. Everyone, even new gardeners with nothing to share, will receive tickets. Drop off items beginning at 8:30 a.m. Plants should be identified. Free composting workshop at 9 a.m. Info: Jackie David at 419-243-4857.
Crafters Needed for a Fall Craft Show Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the community room at the Lutheran Home at Toledo, 131 N. Wheeling St. Info: Diane Cline at 419-693-0751, ext. 217.
Vendors Needed for the Sacred Heart Holiday Bazaar Nov. 7. Info: call Mary Mayle at 419-334-8111.
East Toledo Senior Activities Center Chili Cook-Off, “World Series of Chili,” Oct. 17, 6-11 p.m. at the center, 1001 White St. Beer & pop available. Open to the public (21 and older). Stop in M-F, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. or call 419-691-2254 to purchase tickets ($5) or to enter your chili.
All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner Sept. 25, 4:30-7 p.m. (before the Genoa/Northwood football game), Northwood High School cafeteria. Students: $4/adults $6. Carryouts available.
Northwood Fire Department Open House Oct. 10, 11 a.m.-2p.m., Station #2, 6000 Wales Rd. Hot dogs, Sno-Kones, cotton candy, clowns, Life Flight, the smoke trailer and more.
Northwood VFW Post 2984 Fish Fries Fridays 5-7:45 p.m. through the end of April, 102 W. Andrus Rd. All-you-can-eat fish for $7.50. Chicken, steak, shrimp, and chicken tender dinners also available at various prices. Kids’ meals offered.
Monday Night Tacos, 5:30-7:30 p.m. throughout football season, Northwood VFW 2984, 102 W. Andrus Rd. Open to the public.
Breakfasts every Sunday Sept. 20 through the end of April, 9 a.m.-noon, Northwood VFW Post 2894. Featuring eggs, breakfast meat, toast, hash browns, juice & coffee. A la carte items available.
Girl Scouts Registration event for school-aged girls in the Lake, Northwood & Eastwood Schools Sept. 26, 2-4 p.m., Friendship Park, SR 795/Cummings Rd. Girls interested in becoming a Girl Scout are invited to come and enjoy the fun.
Rummage & Bake Sale Oct. 1 and 2, Northwood Church of God, Curtice and Coy roads. Light luncheon available.
PERI Chapter #93 Meeting Sept. 24, 1 p.m., Oregon Fire Station #2, 1102 S. Wheeling St. Speaker, business meeting, refreshments and fellowship.
Clay High School Limelighters & Guys on Grills.com Homecoming Tailgate Sept. 25, 5-6:30 p.m. at Clay High School. Pre-game meal will include BBQ chicken sandwich, chips, pickle, dessert and water. Tickets $6 in advance at home and away football games or $9 at homecoming. Proceeds support scholarships and operating expenses.
Mercy St. Charles Auxiliary Buckeye Chocolate Candy Sale Sept. 28 and 29, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. in the hospital’s Oregon Room. Public invited. Info: 419-691-3323.
First St. Marks Arts & Craft Show & Chili Cook-Off Oct. 3, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 1121 Grasser St. Table rental info: 419-693-4955.
Oregon Senior Center Activities include bingo, fitness checks, daily lunches, Bunco, euchre, line dancing, exercise, movies, shopping, day trips, transportation and educational classes. Special summer meals and entertainment scheduled twice monthly. Call 419-698-7078 for a schedule. Nashville Show Trip Oct. 12-16 (five days/four nights) $479 double occupancy. Call 419-698-7078.
Walk With Us Support Group Meetings the first Thursday of each month, noon-1:30 p.m. and the third Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m. in a handicap-accessible meeting room at New Harvest Church, 3540 Seaman Rd. Open to adults who have suffered the death of a loved one. Not a social or religious activity. Walk in or call Judy Hoeflinger at 419-691-9750 or Julie Marshall at 419-343-2311.
DivorceCare, a support group for those dealing with issues of divorce, Tuesdays through December at Christ United Methodist Church, 5757 Starr Ave. Free dinner at 6:15, followed by the meeting at 7 p.m.
Trinity United Church of Christ Semi-Annual Chicken BBQ Sept. 27, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 17955 W. Third St. Half-and quarter-chicken dinners available. Dine in or carry out.
Elmore Senior Card Players will meet Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Elmore Community Center through late October.
Genoa American Legion Post #324 All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Sept. 27, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Post Hall, 302 West St. Featuring pancakes, sausage, eggs, sausage gravy and biscuits. Info: 419-855-7049. Call Larry Reetz at 419-855-4878 for hall rental info.
Genoa 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.
Genoa Area Community Food Pantry open to residents of the Genoa School District the second Saturday of the month 10 a.m.-noon and the fourth Thursday 3:30-5 p.m., Genoa Trinity United Methodist Church, 315 Main St.
Mobile food pantry sponsored by the fire department auxiliary; third Monday of the month, 5-7 p.m. at Fire Station 1, 4505 Walbridge Rd. Open to Lake Twp. residents.
Chicken Bar-B-Que hosted by Oak Harbor United Methodist Church Women’s Club Oct. 1, 4:30 p.m. until sold out, 360 E. Ottawa St. Chicken prepared by Barbecue Traveler. Half-chicken dinner, sides, pie and beverage for $7. Carry in or eat out.
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.
Friends of Otterbein Portage Valley Business Meeting & Installation of Officers Sept. 24, 7 p.m., OPV auditorium, 20311 Pemberville Rd. Come and get acquainted and learn about membership. Musical entertainment and refreshments will be offered.
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.
Story Times Mondays at 7 p.m., Woodville Public Library. No story time Oct. 12 (Columbus Day). Info: 419-849-2744.