All posts by Jeff Klima

Poetry Speaks to feature special guest author James Siegel

Put on a beret, pour the coffee and snap your fingers when Poetry Speaks goes off at the downtown Library. Hosted by Toledo Poet Laureate Jim Ferris, the event will feature special guest James Siegel, author of How Ghosts Travel. Spiegel, a finalist for the Ohioana Book Award, travels from San Francisco, where he hosts

Gathering Volumes hosts Coloring Book Club for adults

Coloring, which used to be just for kids, has now become an artistic discipline and a meditative hobby done in social circles, akin to yoga. If you are interested in finding the calming embrace of putting markers to paper and staying in the lines, check out Gathering Volumes’ Coloring Book Club. Bring colored pencils, pens,

Local fantasy author Chelsea Bobulski celebrates her debut novel

Chelsea Bobulski went to Ohio State, received a degree in history and planned on being a teacher. But her heart has always been in writing, so when she and her husband graduated, the high school sweethearts, who stayed together through college, decided that she should follow her dream. Now, seven years later, her dream has

Celebrate hops at the Bowling Green Hops Pre-Harvest Field Night

You love beer, and can probably bore your friends with your knowledge of craft varieties— but how much do you know about hops? Celebrate the staple of your favorites brews during the 2017 Bowling Green Hops Pre-Harvest Field Night. Learn about nutrient management, mechanical harvesting and enjoy a showcase of the newest research on hops

Bleak House welcomes special guest NYC Chef Richard Meissner from The Finch

Bleak House Coffee has slowly turned brunch into the most exciting meal of the day. What started as a simple (but delicious) themed-waffle Saturday special, has blossomed into a Saturday and Sunday ode to the morning meal that serves everything from complex, creative quinoa bowls to delicate fruit salads. While the waffles haven’t gone anywhere,