The Press Newspaper
Tickets previously issued are valid for the new date. For more information, call the Center for Fine and Performing Arts Box Office at 567-661-2787 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, ext.2787.
Golf outing set
The 18-hole scramble will have an 8 a.m. shotgun start. The cost is $240 per team, which includes a steak dinner, golf cart and beverage tickets. Door prizes to be awarded include Cleveland Indians tickets, Mud Hens tickets, a Toledo Zoo membership and more.
The entry deadline is June 15. All proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Ottawa County. Brush Wellman, Inc. is sponsoring the event, with Ottawa County Chapter 30011 Thrivent financial for Lutherans providing supplemental funding. For more information, call 419-734-7074.
The beach will be open daily noon to 8 p.m. June 6-Aug. 23, Aug. 29-30 and Sept. 5-7. The cost is $3.50 for ages 13 and older; $2.50 for 3-12 and free for kids 2 and younger. A single season pass is $35 for county residents and $40 for non-residents. Family season passes are available for $50 for up to two adults and $10 per child under 18 for county residents and $65 for up to two adults and $10 per child for non-residents.
For more information, call 1-888-200-5577.
The cart owner must show proof of insurance at the time of registration. Insurance must be maintained thereafter. Only licensed drivers over the age of 16 are allowed to operate golf carts on village streets.
For more information, call 419-287-3250.
Car show registration will begin at noon. The show will run from 6 to 9 p.m. The registration fee is $10 in advance at Phantom Fireworks, 10224 Jerusalem Rd., in Curtice and $15 the day of the show. The first 200 registrants will receive a free T-shirt, goodie bag and a dash plaque.
Fireworks will light up the sky following the show, at dusk, approximately 10 p.m.
Proceed from the event will benefit the Jerusalem Township Fire Department and the Jerusalem Township Food Pantry.
For more information, call 419-836-4145 or visit fireworks.com.
Local historian Larry Michaels will give a short presentation about businesses that were located around the Neighborhood House. Tickets are $20 per person. All proceeds will benefit the East Toledo Family Center’s tutoring program.
For more information, call Tracy Garufos at 419-691-1429.
The evening will begin with an old-fashioned ice cream social at 6:45 p.m. Cinderella will make her appearance at 7 p.m.
Fremont Community Theatre presented “Cinderella” as the finale of its 2008-09 season. Now in its 53rd year, the theatre continues to present a full season of live theater productions featuring the talents of amateur area thespians. The organization’s Teen Theatre now is in rehearsals for “Beauty and the Beast,” set to run July 17-19.
Those planning to attend the Verandah Concert are reminded to bring their own seats and dress for the weather. In the event of thunderstorms, the concert will be canceled. For updates, call 800-998-PRES.
This year’s theme is “Get Creative@Your Library.” Participating children are invited to record the number of minutes they read and to receive a small prize for each 100 minutes read. Those who read at least 500 minutes throughout the program will receive a T-shirt, compliments of Blair Associates Insurance.
For more information, call 419-862-2482.
The cost is $55 per senior, which includes transportation via a luxury motorcoach, all admissions, taxes and gratuities. The tour will include new attractions including a backroads tour with guide, shopping and a Thrasher meal with the Amish.
The bus will board at 7:15 a.m. at the funeral home, 3500 Navarre Ave., Oregon. It will depart at 7:30 a.m. and return at 8 p.m.
Limited seating is available. Payment, along with the traveler’s name, address, phone number and emergency contact information, should be sent to Hoeflinger-Bolander, 3500 Navarre Ave., Oregon, OH 43616.
Doors will open at 11:45 a.m. for the noon luncheon and program, which will include Jeanne Waggoner of Wagoner Travel sharing travel ideas; vocal music by Chantille Doering; and Terry Sevinsky, from Strongsville, O., discussing “She is Proof Optimism Works.”
The price is $10.50, all inclusive. For reservations, call Caryl at 419-476-2604.
Blessing of the Bikes
Father Mark will perform the ceremony at approximately 12:30 p.m., just following the 11:30 a.m. open Mass. St. Ignatius is located at 212 N. Stadium Rd., a mile north of Navarre Avenue.
The board received 15 applications for the position and narrowed the applicant pool to four candidates. The candidates who will be interviewed include:
The board anticipates the initial round of interviews will be completed by June 5. Fred Susor, current superintendent, will retire July 31. Susor has served as superintendent of Penta since 1997.
“We are so honored to receive this award,” said Cheryl Trumbull, Pemberville’s center manager. “Our focus has always been on excellent care and education of children. This award shows parents that our commitment to children is more than lip service,”
“We congratulate the Pemberville center for its high quality early care and education programs that go above and beyond Ohio’s licensing standards,” said Terrie Hare, chief of the Ohio Bureau of Child Care and Development. “By reaching for the stars, the center is helping our youngest children develop in a warm, nurturing environment that fosters growth and a love for learning.”