Bulletin Board Week Of 7/11/2022

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Birmingham Neighbors Helping Neighbors meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Birmingham Branch Library, 203 Paine Ave., and the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at VFW 4906, 2161 Consaul.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) welcomes new members who want to lose weight. The group meets Mondays from 7-8 p.m. at the East Toledo Senior Center, 1001 White St. Weigh-ins from 6-6:45 p.m. Yearly membership is $49. Weekly dues 50 cents. Call Judy 419-691-8033 or just come to a free meeting. Everyone welcome.
East Toledo/Oregon Kiwanis Club meets the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month at noon at Oregon Senior Center, 4350 Navarre Ave. Everyone welcome.
God's Instruments Food Pantry is open the first and third Saturdays of the month from 10 a.m.-noon at 1705 Tracy St., between Oakdale Street and Andrus Road. Open to residents of Toledo, Northwood and Rossford. ID and proof of residence required. Masks required.
Waite High School Class of 1951 meets the second Monday of every month. For info, call Betty at 419-691-7944 or Fran at 419-693-6060.
Waite High School Class of 1955 meets the second Tuesday of each month. For info, contact Ned at 419-893-4336.
Prostate Cancer Support Group meets the fourth Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the third floor Cancer Center Library at Mercy Health – St. Anne Hospital. For info, call Roger at 419-346-2753 or Ernie at 419-344-9830.


Rollin’ Food & Farmer’s Market, first and third Wednesdays of the month May-October, 5401 Starr Ave Ext., soccer fields. Farmers market, food trucks, vendors and more. Free admission. Presented by the Eastern Maumee Bay Chamber of Commerce and the City of Oregon.
Vendors Sought for an indoor flea market Sept. 17, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., First St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1121 Grasser St. Call 419-693-4955 for info.
Rita’s Soups at St. Paul Episcopal Church 798 S. Coy Rd., the third Saturday of each month from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Offering varieties of soup, crackers or bread, and a dessert to anyone that comes through the doors. A freewill offering will be accepted from those wishing to contribute to this program and its future success.
Great Eastern Toastmasters Club meets in person on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. at ProMedica Bay Park Hospital in the meeting room located in the basement behind the cafeteria. The club offers a supportive environment for those looking to enhance self-confidence by improving speaking, listening and/or leadership skills. Guests welcome. Call Fred at 815-919-8280 or Julie at 419-343-5569 or visit D28toastmasters.org for info.
Oregon Democratic Club meets the first Thursday of the month from 7-9 p.m. at Oregon Senior Center, 4350 Navarre Ave. Social hour at 7 p.m. Meeting starts at 8 p.m. Visit oregondemocraticclub.com for meeting info and details.
Oregon Republican Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in the conference room of the Hampton Inn, 2931 Navarre Ave. Speakers, information and more. Email lynlin3215@gmail.com for info.
Euchre, Sundays at 2 p.m., VFW 9816, 1802 Ashcroft.
Oregon Jerusalem Historical Society Brandville School, 1133 Grasser St. is open for visits and museum tours Thursdays 10 a.m.-2 p.m. throughout the summer. Explore the refreshed Military Room, One-Room Schoolhouse, Dapple Horse Barn, Carriage House and the new Genealogy Office. Free parking. Hopscotch and four square are painted on the parking lot pavement for kids to enjoy old-fashioned fun.
East Toledo/Oregon Kiwanis Club meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month at noon at Oregon Senior Center, 4350 Navarre Ave. Everyone welcome.
Oregon Senior Center is available for transportation needs, grab-and-go meals, essential services and is open for recreational activities such as bingo, card games, acrylic classes and dance and exercise classes. Call 419-698-7078 for more details.
Oregon Fire & Rescue Museum, located at 4350 Navarre Ave., is open for private tours. Call Mike Snyder at 419-297-2383 for info.
Food for Thought Food Pantry at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Coy Road and Navarre Avenue, is open the second Tuesday of the month from 3-5 p.m.
Ashland Church Food Pantry, 2350 Starr Ave., is open the last Saturday of the month for drive-thru from 12-1:30 p.m. ID required.
Celebrate Recovery, a 12-step, Christian-based recovery program to help anyone overcome addictions, anxiety, depression, grief and co-dependency, meets Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Intersection Church (formerly Heritage Christian Church), 1640 S. Coy Rd. Free; everyone welcome. Call 419-389-3299 for info.
Christ Dunberger American Legion Post 537 hall at 4925 Pickle Rd. is available for rentals. The hall accommodates up to 145 people. Call 419-279-1387 for details.
Hispanic Language Pro-life Prayer Group meets Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. at Our Lady of Toledo Shrine, 655 S. Coy Rd. Call 419-697-7742 or 419-213-0214.

Northwood Car Show, July 16, 2-5 p.m., Great Eastern Shopping Center, 2664 Woodville Rd. Free registration. Food vendors, 50/50 raffle, door prizes.
Heroes – Vacation Bible School, Aug. 1-5, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Northwood Seventh-day Adventist Church. Info/register online at NorthwoodAdventist.org.
Northwood Nights, second Friday of the month through September, 4-7 p.m., Central Park. Food trucks, vendors, crafters, handmade items, dance performances, adult beverage tent and live entertainment.ci.northwood.oh.us/residents/community_events/northwood_nights.php.
Northwood High School Ranger Roundup Reunion 2023: Plans are being made for the next Ranger Roundup Reunion for years 1940-1975. A class representative is needed for 1970, 1971, 1972, 1974, and 1975. Email your name and contact info to rangersrfun@yahoo.com to volunteer or to be added to the invite list.
God's Instruments Food Pantry is open the first and third Saturdays of the month, 10 a.m.-noon, 1705 Tracy St. between Oakdale Street and Andrus Road. Open to residents of Toledo, Northwood and Rossford. ID and proof of residence required. Masks required.
Men’s Prayer Breakfast, the third Saturday each month at 9 a.m. at Northwood Church of God, Coy and Curtice roads. For info, call 419-693-0260.

Jerusalem Twp.
Jerusalem Township has implemented a Wireless Emergency Network System. To sign up for civic text alerts, visit http://entry.inspironlogistics.com/jerusalem_township_oh/wens.cfm. The link is also available on the Jerusalem Township Government Facebook page and at twp.jerusalem.oh.us.
Jerusalem Township Board of Trustees meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 7 p.m. in the township hall at 9501 Jerusalem Rd. The meetings are also accessible via Zoom. The public is welcome to attend the meeting in-person or join in the meeting by call-in or video conference. Meeting dates, phone numbers and Zoom links are available at twp.jerusalem.oh.us/trustees/.
Jerusalem Township Food Pantry is open the second Wednesday of every month from 9-11 a.m. at the township hall, 9501 Jerusalem Rd.

Elmore Food Pantry at Grace Lutheran Church, corner of SR 51 and Witty Road, is open the second Friday of every month from 9 a.m.-noon.

Genoa American Legion Hall, 302 West St., is available for rental for events and parties of up to 100 people. Full kitchen and ample parking available. Call Denise at 419-855-0014 for info.
Al-Anon Family Group, Genoa Giving and Getting, meets Mondays at 7 p.m. Genoa Christian Church, 415 Main St.
Genoa Community Food Pantry is open the third Saturday of each month, 10-11:30 a.m., at Christ Community Church, 303 W. 4th St. Serving Genoa School District residents. ID and billing address within the district required. For info, call 419-341-0913.
Trinity Thrift Shop, 105 4th St., open Friday 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Clothes and small household items available at reasonable prices. Proceeds benefit mission projects.

Gibsonburg Branch Library offers a number of programs, including Preschool Storytime at 11 a.m. Thursdays; Oceans of Possibilities Reading Challenge – Kids of all ages can read to earn prizes while retaining or improving their reading skills through July 31 (register at birchard.beanstack.org or download the Beanstack app). Science Saturday Series for all ages, Foodies Night, July 11, 6:30 p.m. – Prepare a recipe from “Beautiful Platters & Delicious Boards,” and bring it to share; Novel Explorers for Teens, July 13, 4 p.m. (session two) – Read and discuss chapters 15-18 of “Dark and Shallow Lies,” by Ginny Myers Sain (registration required); Perler Bead Creations, July 14, 1 p.m. (all ages, registration required); Ladies Homestead Gathering: Sewing 101 & Pressure Canning Basics, July 21, 6-8 p.m. – Learn about sewing and canning; Fresh Find Adult Book Chat, July 25, 6:30 p.m. – Discuss “The Beekeeper of Aleppo,” by Christi Lefteri. The library is organizing an Adult Writing Workshop – call to express an interest. Lockers for are available for after-hours pickup of materials. Register for programs at birchard.org. Call 419-637-2173 for details.
Gibsonburg Area Food Pantry is open the second and fourth Monday of every month from 4-5 p.m. at 116 S. Main St. Serving Gibsonburg School District residents. ID and proof of residency is required. For information call 567-201-3962.

Rummage Sale, St. Mark's Lutheran Church, July 15 and 16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Vacation Bible School – “Joseph, God's Dream Machine," July 31-Aug.4, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Email bobrandt740@gmail.com or call 419-287-4411 for more information and to register.
Zion UMC, 18045 W. William St., Elliston-Trowbridge Rd. – LIGHT pantry is open to residents of Ottawa County who struggle with food or financial insecurity on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 5-7 p.m.

Luckey Food Pantry is open the last Wednesday of each month from 1-3 p.m. and the last Thursday each month from 6-8 p.m. at 247 Oak St. in the former Loft Youth Center (behind the post office). Open to families residing in the Eastwood School District.

Chicken BBQ, July 31, 11 a.m. until sold out, St. Peter Lutheran Church (Blackberry), 17877 W. SR 579. Includes a half BBQ chicken, cole slaw/applesauce, baked potato, vegetable, rolls and pie, $12. Drive-thru only. Call 419-836-8903 for info.

Millbury, St. Peter's UCC Monumental Vacation Bible School, July 25-29, 6-8:30 p.m. Light supper at 5 p.m., freewill offering accepted. Call 419-836-3243 for more information. Carnival on July 29.

Oak Harbor
Oak Harbor Public Library, 147 W. Main St., programs include: Preschool Storytimes, Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.; ODNR Archery Trailer, July 27, 4-6 p.m., Veterans Park (ages 8+). Adult programs include: Craft Monday, July 25, 2 p.m. – Pressed flower craft, supplies provided, registration required; Coffee & a Book Club, July 13, 11 a.m. – Discuss “The Last Thing He Told Me,” by Laura Dave; 4th Tuesday Book Club, July 26, 6 p.m. – Discuss “The Midnight Library,” by Matt Haig”; Knitter’s Group meets Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.–noon – Bring your own supplies; Watercolor Group meets Wednesdays 12:30-4:30 p.m. – Bring your own supplies. Contactless pickup of library materials available. The Local History & Museum Center is open Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 419-898-7001 for info.
Oak Harbor Alliance Chapel Food Pantry, 11805 SR 105, is open every Wednesday from 2-6 p.m. Offering groceries and free clothes for all ages. The Pantry serves a community meal on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 5 p.m. Call or text 419-343-0126 for more info.
BCS Food Pantry Inc. at St. Paul UCC, 165 Toussaint St., is open Monday and Thursday, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Open to residents of Benton, Carroll and Salem townships. Providing groceries, as well as personal hygiene and cleaning supplies, when available.

Community Food Pantry at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 220 Cedar St., is open Tuesdays from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and the second and last Saturdays of the month from 8-11 a.m. Eastwood School District residents may visit the pantry once monthly. ID and proof of residency required. Info available at Pemberville churches.

Stony Ridge
Car Show to benefit Stony Ridge Community Park, July 31, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the park, 5705 Oak St. (enter the park off SR 20). $5 registration fee. Food trucks, music by Cruisin’ Zeake, door prizes and a raffle. Call Christine at 419-779-7543 for info.
Stony Ridge Community Garage Sales, July 29-31.
St. John’s Lutheran Church Free Thrift Shop, "Shared Bounty," is open the first Saturday of each month, 10 a.m.-noon, 5520 Fremont Pike.
Stony Ridge Civic Association meets the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the shelter house at Stony Ridge Park. Visit stonyridgepark.com for more details.

Dance featuring Crimson Lights Band, Walbridge VFW Post 9963, 109 N. Main St., July 10 from 2-5 p.m. Bar will be serving beer and wine coolers, along with soft drinks. Future dates include July 24, Aug. 14 and 28, Sept. 11 and 25, Oct. 9 and 23, Nov. 13 and 27 and Dec. 11 (subject to change). Call Carolyn at 419-836-3308 or 419-260-0464.
Walbridge Branch Library, 108 N. Main St., is open to the public Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. To register, visit wcdpl.org.

Woodville Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Trail Marker Park, South Cherry Street. In the event of rain, the market will move to Fellowship Hall at Woodville United Methodist Church. Future farmers market dates include July 23, Aug. 27 and Sept. 24.
Woodville Library, 101 E. Main St., programs include: Oceans of Possibilities Reading Challenge – Kids of all ages can read to earn prizes while retaining or improving their reading skills through July 31 (register at birchard.beanstack.org or download the Beanstack app). Ocean-themed Stories, Activities and Crafts for Kids in K-6, Tuesdays, 2 p.m.; Little Sharks Summer Storytimes for preschoolers and caregivers, Thursdays, 10 a.m.; Fancy Feet, July 13, 6:30 p.m. – Teens and `tweens are invited to decorate a pair of flip-flops (registration required); Woodville Adult Book Club, July 13, 7 p.m. – Discuss “The Mystery of Mrs. Christie,” by Marie Benedict; Mermaid Pool Party, July 16, 1-3 p.m. at the Woodville Pool – Meet Mermaid Alexa (ticket required, call the library for info); Painting in the Park, July 20, 6 p.m. at Trailmarker Park (adults, registration required).
Woodville Food Pantry, 212 Bridge St., is open the last Thursday of the month, 6-7 p.m. and the last Friday, 8:30-9:30 a.m. Available to all Woodville village and township residents. Applications available at the pantry. Accepting help from the pantry will not affect any other benefits you may be receiving.


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