All posts by Courtney Probert

Celebrating Culture at the African American Festival

Join the African American Community in honoring culture, history, health and education at the 2018 Toledo African American Festival, hosted by the Toledo Urban Federal Credit Union. Enjoy local food and entertainment with a full day of live music, including performances from four local choirs, DJ Ellery Smith and headliner The Dramatics, joined by L.J.

Small Business Resource Day at Toledo Library

Aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners should visit the library for Toledo Small Business Resource Day. If you’re looking to start or expand your business, this networking event will feature a resource fair, access to a Capital Panel, and presentations by guest speakers. 4-7pm | Tuesday, July 24 Main Branch Library, 325 N. Michigan St.

Have a Picnic at Toledo Museum of Art

Gather with friends during the reflective community experience of the Bird and Tree Picnic at Toledo Museum of Art. Since 1914, adults and children have joined the Bird and Tree Club to make Toledo a garden city by planting flower and vegetable gardens. To celebrate the century-old efforts, the Museum will host a picnic featuring

Lisa McDennon Presents Lighting Showcase at Gross Electric

In 2000, Laguna Beach-based designer Lisa McDennon founded her interiors firm, Lisa McDennon Design, which put a spotlight on the region’s modern history, architecture and culture by balancing sophistication with an edgy aesthetic. Meet McDennon, and hear about her line of trendsetting and unexpected interior design pieces with the Ohio-based manufacturer, during Daiquiris & Design

Shop at the Detroit Bookfest

Bookworms will be in heaven when they attend the 2nd Annual Detroit Festival of Books. Browse used and rare books, alongside vinyl records, comic books, vintage board games and unusual items. Check out food and drink vendors and enjoy live funk music by DJ Zig-Zag. Then, stop by the after party from 4-8pm for more