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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 www.presspublications.com.

Toledo
East Toledo Senior Activities Center Chicken Dinner June 13, 4-7 p.m., Navarre Park Shelterhouse, 1001 White St. Featuring half-chicken prepared by BBQ Traveler, baked potato, seasoned green beans, roll & beverage. Presale tickets available at a discount. Info: 419-691-2254.

Good Shepherd Rosary Altar Spring Rummage Sale June 13 and 14 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and June 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Good Shepherd gym, Nevada and Utah streets. Friday is $2 Bag Day. Info: 419-693-2307.

Insurance Women of Toledo (IWOT) Meeting June 13, 6 p.m., Holiday Inn French Quarter, Perrysburg. Anyone in the insurance industry and related industries is welcome. Info: IWOT President, Sandy Fintel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Woodlawn Walkers program runs through Oct. 3. A two-mile walk of the historic cemetery is held each Wed. at 9 a.m. Participants will receive a walking log to keep track of progress. No registration or fee. Info: 419-472-2186 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Block Watch 420-C has changed the meeting day to the fourth Tue. of every month at 6 p.m. at Martin Luther Lutheran Church Nevada St.


Oregon
Oregon Democratic Club Meeting June 7, 8 p.m., Fire Station #1, Wynn and Seaman. Info: Kollin Rice at 419-697-2424.

Ming the Magnificent Program, June 11, 2 p.m., Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Things that go bump in the night? Furniture that floats in the air? Come and be entertained by Ming the Magnificent’s eye-popping magic. Info: 419-259-5250.

Storytimes being offered at the Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd., include Preschool Storytime for ages 3-5 Wed. June 13-July 25, 10:30-11 a.m. and Babytime Storytime for ages 1-2 with a caregiver Thurs. June 14-July 26, 10:30-10:50 a.m. No registration required. Info: 419-259-5250.

Oregon-Jerusalem Historical Society, 1133 Grasser St., hours include Thurs. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Docents will be available for tours during these times. Free (donations welcome). www.ojhs.org.

Oregon Area Pastors Fellowship Pastors' Luncheon held the first Wed. of every month, 11:45 a.m., Tony Packo's, Front St.

Senior Book Discussion Group meets the first Fri. of the month at the Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Books available at the library circulation desk. No registration required. Info: 419-259-5250.

Maumee Bay Country Quilt Guild meets the 1st Tue. of every month at 6:45 p.m. in the Oregon Room, Mercy St. Charles Hospital. Guests welcome ($5 fee). Info: Joan Swartz at 419-691-2720.

Book Discussion Group meets every 3rd Tues., 1 p.m., Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. 419-259-5250.

"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. $2.50 donation is suggested for seniors 60 & older; all others $5.32. Reservations required 24 hours in advance. 419-698-7078.

Sunoco Retirees meet for lunch the 1st Mon. of each month, 11:15 a.m., Bayside Boardwalk, 2759 Seaman Rd. Reservations: Al McEwen 419-893-3075.

East Toledo/Oregon Kiwanis meet the 2nd & 4th Mon. of the month at noon in the basement level at ProMedica Bay Park Hospital. 419-693-4458.

Toastmasters Club meets the 1st & 3rd Tues. of each month, 6:30 p.m., Lake Michigan Room, ProMedica Bay Park Hospital. Visitors welcome. Info: Julie at 419-836-5051/ Kathy at 419-836-8292.

Theology with Toast meets the 2nd Wed. of every month, 10 a.m. at the Little Sisters of the Poor, 920 S. Wynn Rd. On June 13, Michael Petro will present "Veritas et Mystagogia or Life After Confirmation." Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Info:  Alice at 419-698-0405.


Northwood
Annual Rummage Sale at Northwood Fire Department #1, 2100 Tracy Rd. June 7 and 8 from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. and June 9from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. All proceeds will go toward the Deceased Firefighters Memorial.

Friends of Elmore Library Meeting June 7, 6:30 p.m., Harris-Elmore Public Library, 328 Toledo St. Regular meetings are held the first Thursday of the month. Open to anyone interested in participating.

Crafters Wanted for Christmas in July Bazaar July 21, Northwood Church of God, corner of Curtice & Coy. 419-693-8006.


Jerusalem Twp.
Jerusalem Township Food Pantry, second Wed. of every month, 9-11 a.m. at the township hall, 9501 Jerusalem Rd.


Elmore
Preschool Storytimes Wed. at 11 a.m., Elmore Library. The library would like to offer evening storytimes. Call 419-862-2482 to express an interest. 

Elmore Senior Center-Elmore Golden Oldies, Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 19225 Witty Rd. Lunch served Tues. & Thurs. at noon. Reservations required by 10 a.m. the day before. Blood pressure & blood sugar checks the 4th Tues. of the month; bingo the 4th Tues. of the month after lunch. Reservations: 419-862-3874.

Elmore Golden Oldies Crocheting Class 2nd and 4th Tue. at 9:30 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, SR 51.


Fremont
Liberty Center’s Box City June 8 at Eastside Park. Candle Light Vigil & Season of Prayer are open to the public at 10 p.m. Call Liberty Center at 419-332-8777 to sleep in a box and help the homeless.

Mad Science Program June 11, 6:30 p.m., Birchard Library, 423 Croghan St. Open to grades K-6. The interactive show uses the Summer Reading Club theme “Dream Big – Read,” to explore how scientists, inventors, regular folks, and even kids have come up with ideas that should have been impossible. Register in advance by calling 419-334-7101 ext. 209.

 

Genoa
Preschool Storytime Tue. at 11 a.m., Genoa Branch Library.

Book Discussion Groups meet the 3rd Thurs. of the month at 9:30 a.m. & the 3rd Tues. at 7 p.m., Genoa Branch Library, 602 West St. Call 419-855-3380 to reserve a book.

Genoa Senior Center 514 Main St., serves lunch Mon., Wed. & Fri., 11:30 a.m. (call 419-855-4491 for reservations). Card playing Mon. & Wed. at 12:30 p.m.; blood sugar checks offered the 3rd Wed. of the month; bingo Mon. at 9:30 a.m. Trinity Thrift Shop, 105 4th St., hours are Fri. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. & Sat. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Clothes & small household items available at reasonable prices. Proceeds benefit mission projects.

Genoa Community Food Pantry Open monthly on the 3rd Thurs.3:30-5:30 p.m. and the following Saturday of the same week, 10 a.m. - noon. Serving those who are in Genoa School District. Proper ID and billing within the district address required. Pantry is located at Trinity United Methodist Church, 4th & Main. Info: 419-855-3575 or 855-8539.


Gibsonburg
Vacation Bible School open to kids from preschool-entering 6th grade, June 4-8, 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Trinity UM Church, 200 E. Madison St. Theme: “Sky – where everything is possible with God.” Free. Transportation available. Register online at  www.gibsonburgtrinity.org.

Active Seniors invited to Meet & Eat at Gibsonburg Senior Center, 100 Meadow Lane. Lunches every weekday, educational & social programs, health assessments & more. Transportation and home-delivered meals available. 419-637-7947.

 

Graytown
Gospel Express VBS at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1700  Walker St., June 24-28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Kids in preschool-6th  grade are invited to hear Bible stores, make crafts, play games, sing songs and more. Info: 419-287-4411 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.


Lake Twp.
Ageless Wonders will meet for dinner June 14, 5 p.m., Oregon Inn, 6067 Bay Shore Rd. Info: 419-836-3811.

Mobile Food Pantry sponsored by the fire department auxiliary every 3rd Mon. of the month, 5-7 p.m., Fire Station 1, 4505 Walbridge Rd.


Lindsey
Village of Lindsey Farmer's Market runs the 2nd Saturday of each month through October, 9 a.m.-noon in the village park on Main Street. Open to vendors who wish to sell baked goods, crafts, produce, plants. Fee is $5 for unlimited space. Info: 419-665-2045.


Luckey
Free Meal 4th Mon. of each month, American Legion Post 240, 335 Park Dr. Serving 5-7 p.m.

Food Pantry open to the public the last Wed. of the month, 1-3 p.m. & the last Thurs. of the month 6-8 p.m., Main St. & Krotzer Ave. Contact local church offices for info.


Oak Harbor
Food for Thought Food Pantry at Oak Harbor Alliance Chapel, 11805 W. SR 105, the last Wed. of each month from 5 to 7 p.m. Info: 419-707-3664.


Perrysburg
Insurance Women of Toledo (IWOT) Meeting June 13, 6 p.m., Holiday Inn French Quarter, Perrysburg. Anyone in the insurance industry and related industries is welcome. Info: IWOT President, Sandy Fintel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Pemberville
Pemberville Area Senior Center at Bethlehem Lutheran Church provides programs & activities for adults 60 & over. Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. M-F. Lunch served at noon.

Community Food Pantry at Bethlehem Lutheran Church open M-Th, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (excluding holidays). Open to Eastwood School District residents. ID & proof of residency required. Info available at Pemberville churches.

Free Community Meals sponsored by People Feeding People will be offered the 3rd Monday of each month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the parish hall of Stony Ridge Lutheran Church, 5520 Fremont Pike. Open to everyone. Info: Nancy K. 419-460-1698 or Jodie H. 419-654-8879 or email pfpministries @aol.com.


Walbridge
The Toledo Zoo will kick off summer fun at Walbridge Branch Library, 108 N. Main St., June 7, 1 p.m., Families of all ages are invited to join the zoo staff in the library and meet a few night-loving animal friends. Free. Info: 419-666-9900 or wcdpl.org.

Anniversary Celebration to honor Pastors Jonathan and Sharon Perry May 27 at 10:45 a.m., Life Chapel, 30470 Lemoyne Rd. Celebration will honor the Perrys' 30 years in ministry and 20 years as pastors of Life Chapel.

Walbridge Centennial Committee meets the second Tues. of each month at 6:30 p.m. Village of Walbridge hall.

Family Storytimes for children of all ages Tues. 11 a.m., Walbridge Branch Library, 108 N. Main St. Free. 419-666-9900.

Walbridge Centennial Committee meets the 2nd Tues. of the month from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Walbridge Council Chambers. New members who would like to share in the planning or implementation of the year-long celebration are welcome.


Williston
Memorial Day Services for Allen Twp., Williston Cemetery will be held May 28, 11 a.m.


Woodville
Woodville Senior Center offers lunch M-F, 11:30 a.m. (call 419-849-3636 for reservations). Home delivery also available.

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