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Aerobics Classes Monday from 4:15-5:15 p.m. for six weeks beginning Sept. 13, East Toledo Senior Activities Center, 1001 White St. Free for ages 50 and older and $1 per week for ages 18-49. Pre-registration required by calling 419-691-2254.
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) welcomes new members who want to lose weight. The group meets Mondays 7-8 p.m. at the East Toledo Senior Center, 1001 White St. Weigh-ins from 6-6:45 p.m. Call Judy at 419-691-8033 or come to a free meeting. Everyone welcome.
Block Watch 410-M (formerly 422-A) East Toledo/Raymer School area, meetings are held at the Memorial United Church of Christ, 1301 Starr Ave. at Plymouth Street on the second Thursday of each month from 6-7 p.m. Call 419-697-9975 to arrange for accommodations for those with disabilities or to arrange for coloring supplies for children attending with adults.
Drop-in Reading Corner, Wednesday noon-2 p.m. and Thursday 10 a.m.-noon, Locke Branch Library. Kids will have fun with library Volunteens, and get the reading edge for school this fall. Info: Mary Kinkus at 419-259-5310.
Free Jam Session Mondays and Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m., VFW 3265, 5416 Summit St. Music, pool, shuffle board. Refreshments available.
Crafters Wanted for a Fall Craft Show Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the community room at Lutheran Home at Toledo, 131 N. Wheeling St. Deadline for registration is Oct. 1. Info: Diane Cline at 419-724-1738.
Catholics Returning Home will start Sept. 8 and run for six consecutive weeks at St. Ignatius Church, 212 N. Stadium Rd. Non-practicing Catholics seeking answers about returning to the church are invited to attend the sessions. Info: Jean at 419-377-3695 or 419-693-1150.
Theology with Toast meets the second Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. at the Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 S Wynn. On Sept. 8, Sister Cecelia LSP will present “St Jeanne Jugan, A New Saint'.” Coffee, tea and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Info: Alice at 419-698-0405 or Ruth at 419-691-9723.
Christ United Methodist Church Rummage & Bake Sale Sept. 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ($2-a-bag day), Christ United Methodist Church, 5757 Starr Ave. Ext. (corner of Stadium and Starr). Lunch available for purchase.
Family Time for ages 2-5 Mondays at 7 p.m. Sept. 13-Nov. 15, Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Join Miss Jessica for an evening of fun with an emphasis on early literacy skills. Registration required by calling 419-259-5250.
Preschool Storytimes for ages 3-5 Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 15-Nov. 17, Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Engaging books, action songs, rhymes and fingerplays. Registration required by calling 419-259-5250.
Baby Time for ages 1-2 Thursdays at 10 a.m. Sept. 16-Nov. 18, Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Join Miss Diane for stories, rhymes and music. Registration required by calling 419-259-5250.
Program for Families and Friends of Persons Diagnosed with Serious Mental Illness begins Sept. 16 at St. Ignatius Church, 212 N. Stadium Rd. Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness. Info: Jessica at 419-352-0626 or Brenda at 419-698-3095.
Crafters Wanted for a craft fair Oct. 2, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., First St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1121 Grasser St. Info: Joan at 419-693-4955.
Book Discussion Group meets every third Tuesday at 1 p.m., Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd.
Maumee Bay Country Quilt Guild meets the first Tuesday of every month at 6:45 p.m. in the Oregon Room, Mercy St. Charles Hospital. Guests welcome ($2 fee). Info: Joan Swartz at 419-691-2720.
"James Wes Hancock" Oregon Senior Center, 5760 Bayshore Rd., open weekdays 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Daily activities include: bingo, fitness classes, line dancing, exercise, Bunco, Euchre, and health screenings. Lunch served at 11:30 a.m. daily. A $2.50 donation is suggested for seniors 60 and older; all others $5.32. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance by calling 419-698-7078.
Sunoco Retirees meet for lunch the first Monday of each month at 11:15 a.m., Bayside Boardwalk, 2759 Seaman Rd. Info/reservations: Al McEwen 419-893-3075.
East Toledo/Oregon Kiwanis meet the second and fourth Mondays of the month at noon in the basement level at Bay Park Community Hospital (note location change). Info: 419-693-4458.
Oregon Jerusalem Historical Society Museum Complex, 1133 Grasser Street at Pickle, will be open Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Group tours by appointment only. Info: 419-698-2096 or 419-691-5367.
Toastmasters Club meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Lake Michigan Room near the cafeteria at Bay Park Community Hospital. Visitors welcome. Info: Julie at 419-836-5051 or Kathy at 419-836-8292.
Walk With Us, a free, area-wide, adult support group for anyone who has suffered the death of a loved one, meets the first Thursday of the month from 12-1:30 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. Always confidential. Not a religious or social activity. Walk in or call Julie Marshall at 419-343-2311 or Judy Hoeflinger at 419-691-9750. Sponsored by Hoeflinger-Bolander Funeral Home.
Men's Fellowship Day Sept. 11, Bono Baptist Church, 967 Main St. Doughnuts and coffee from 8 to 9 a.m. with praise, worship and God's Word throughout the day. Lunch will be served. Free. Info: Pastor George at 419-836-3909.
Elmore Seniors Card Playing, Thursdays at 7 p.m. through late October, Elmore Community Center.
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 9:30 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. Clothes and small household items are available at reasonable prices. Proceeds benefit mission projects.
Genoa Area Food Pantry open the second Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. and the fourth Thursday of the month from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Genoa Trinity United Methodist Church, 4th and Main streets. Parking available at the church.
The Community Food Pantry at Bethlehem Lutheran Church is open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and Thursday evenings 7-8:30 p.m. Contact local churches for further details.
Ageless Wonders Pot Luck at St. Jerome School cafeteria Sept. 9 at noon.
Walbridge Library Book Discussion Group will discuss Patrick Taylor’s novel, “Irish Country Doctor,” Sept. 13 at 1 p.m. at the library, 108 N. Main St. The group meets the second Monday of the month. Info: 419-666-9900/
Walbridge Branch Library Mystery Book Discussion Group will discuss, “Tressed to Kill,” a mystery by Lila Dare Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. at the library, 108 N. Main St. Group meets the fourth Monday of the month. Everyone welcome. Info: 419-666-9900.
Healing School presented by The Living Savior Ministries, of Justin, Tex., featuring Pastor Thurman & Cheryl Scrivner, Aug. 31 at 7 p.m., Trinity Assembly of God, 722 College Ave.
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