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The Clay High Class of 2000 will hold a reunion Oct. 9 from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Holiday Inn French Quarter in Perrysburg.

The cost is $25. The event will include a cash bar. For more information, e-mail

Lake class of `90 reunion
The Lake High School class of 1990 will hold a reunion Oct. 9 from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Toledo Yacht Club.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. Alumni who have not responded but would like to join their classmates after dinner may pay $10 at the door (cash only.).

Alumni are also invited to attend the game and cheer on the Flyers as they take on the Eastwood Eagles Oct. 8 at 7 p.m.


Trunk show set
Bird Dog Bay handmade ties have a long-standing pedigree that always keep men looking their “Best in Show.” The neckwear is 100 percent silk, hand-printed, handmade, born and bred in Chicago at Bird Dog Bay Studio.

The ties will be among the wide variety of items available at the Country Garden Club’s 2010 Holiday Trunk Show set for Oct. 11-13 at the Carranor Hunt and Polo Club, 502 East Second St., Perrysburg.

This year’s show will feature more than 25 exclusive boutiques from around the country. Festivities will kick off with a preview party Oct. 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. The $30 admission includes dinner, which begins at 7:30 p.m., and all other trunk show events. A cash bar will be available. Reservations are required for preview party.

There is a $5 admission to shop at the boutiques Oct. 12 and 13. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Luncheon is available for $10 at the Carranor Café from 11a.m. to 2 p.m. both days.

Shopping and champagne will be available from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 12. Admission is $5. An appetizer buffet will be available for $5 at the Carranor Café. Cash bar will also be available.

Proceeds from the sale benefit community projects, with nearly $425,000 having been donated to fund projects such as the Way Public Library landscaping and reading patio, the W.W. Knight Nature Center Educational Lab, Hospice of Northwest Ohio, the Perrysburg Heights Community Center, “Veggie-U,” the City of Perrysburg Gateways project, the Perrysburg Area Arts Council sculpture garden and Growing to Give.

For more information, e-mail

Retired teachers to meet
The Lucas County Retired Teachers Association will hold a luncheon Oct. 21 at the Belmont Country Club, 29601 Bates Rd.

A social hour will be held at 11 a.m., followed by luncheon at noon. Speaker Becky Minger, Miss Ohio 2010, will provide vocal entertainment and discuss “Discovering You, Empowering You.”

Menu choices include stuffed breast of chicken or a vegetarian option. The cost is $18. Send payment (payable to LRCTA), menu choice and contact information by Oct. 15 to Kathleen Brunt, 3460 Shadywood Circle, Lambertville, MI 48144.

Insurance Women meet
Insurance Women of Toledo (IWOT) offers networking opportunities to help members to establish relationships with a wide variety of professional contacts on the local, state, regional and national levels.

The group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Anyone in the insurance industry and related industries is welcome.

For more information, contact IWOT President Sandy Dobbins at




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