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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

41-N Block Watch meeting June 25, 6:30 p.m., 2075 Kelsey Ave. Guest speaker.

St. Thomas Aquinas Church Annual Flea Market June 28, 29 and 30, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and July 1, noon-2 p.m. in the air-conditioned gym, 729 White St.

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

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.

Vacation Bible School July 9-13, 6:30-8:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 5157 Seaman Rd. Open to 4 years-sixth grade. Theme: “On the Way to the Egypt Files and After.” For  information, call 419-693-4827 or 419-754-3129.

“You’ll Be Seeing Stars” program for youths in grades 5-12 June 25, 7 p.m., Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Create a bracelet or earrings using origami wishing stars. Info: 419-259-5250.

“Gather Round the Campfire” program June 25, 2-2:45 p.m., Oregon Meeting Room, Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Gather around the campfire for tales, treats and great activities. No registration required. Info: 419-259-5250.

PERI Chapter #93 Meeting June 28, 1 p.m., Oregon Fire Station #2, 1102 S. Wheeling. Speaker, business meeting, refreshments and fellowship.

Petition Signing for the Removal of Oregon School Board Members Diana Gadus and Carol-Ann Molnar every Monday in July from 4 to 8 p.m. at Sonny Berry’s Bayshore Supper Club, 5307 Bayshore Rd.

“For Me, For You, For Later,” Fun Fair July 19, 10 a.m.-noon, Oregon Meeting Room, Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd. Preschoolers (2-5) are invited to enjoy activity stations, a special storytime and a performance by puppeteer Joyce Davis. Each participant will receive a Sesame Street DVD, a set of jars for saving and a children’s book about money. Registration required by calling 419-259-5250.

Storytimes being offered at the Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd., include Preschool Storytime for ages 3-5 Wed. through July 25, 10:30-11 a.m. and Babytime Storytime for ages 1-2 with a caregiver Thurs. through 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).

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.

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.

Dream Machine Library Show with Ventriloquist Mark Wade June 26, 1:30 p.m., Harris-Elmore Public Library, 328 Toledo St. The program, which will run about 40 minutes, is free and open to the community.

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 Community Vacation Bible School sponsored by St. John UCC, Elmore Church of God, Elmore Methodist and Grace Lutheran, 9-11:30 a.m. June 25-29 at St. John’s UCC. Pre-K potty trained to entering fifth grade. To register or for more info, call Sheila at 419-467-6478.

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.

American Patriots Against Govt. Excess Independence Day TEA Party Rally July 4, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Birchard Park Bandstand. Congressman Jim Jordan and State Rep. Rex Damschroder will report on their work in Washington D.C. and Columbus, and singer Andrew Dean will provide patriotic music. Bring a non-perishable food item and a lawn chair. Info: 419-332-3259 or

Free Computer Classes for Adults are being offered in July at the Birchard Public Library. Call 419-334-7101, ext. 216 to register.

Ventriloquist Mark Wade will bring his “Dream Machine Library Show to the Genoa Branch Library, 602 West St., June 26, 10:30 a.m., Free and open to the public.

“Lake Erie Lighthouses and Lore” program presented by Mike and Georgann Wachter, of Avon Lake, Ohio, June 28, 6:30 p.m., Genoa Branch Library, 602 West St.

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.

Pulled Pork Dinner July 14, 5-7 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church. Featuring pulled pork sandwich, green beans, potato salad, chips, dessert and a drink. Discount tickets available in advance by calling the church. Tickets also available at the door.

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.

Lake Twp.
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.

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.

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.

Firemaids Rummage Sale July 28, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Millbury Fire Hall. Space available for rent at a rate of $10 a table or $2/15. Info: Amy Mathews at 567-343-8072.

Vendors Needed for a Trunk Sale at St. Peter’s U.C.C., 28505 Main St. (across from the post office) Aug. 17 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Reserve a parking space for $5. Fill and sell out of your vehicle trunk. Info: 419-836-3243 (leave a message with contact 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.

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

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.

70th Woodville 4th of July Celebration June 28-30. Grand parade featuring grand marshals Muddy and Muddonna, carnival rides and games, bingo tent, car show, food, entertainment, beer tent, fireworks and more.

Summer Storytimes for Preschoolers, Wed. at 9 a.m. throughout June and July, Woodville Public Library, 101 E. Main St.

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




Do you agree with President Trump's order that reunites illegal immigrant parents and their children?
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