All posts by Sarah Emily

Artists On Adams

Modeled after the popular Makers’ Marts of Detroit and NYC, Handmade Toledo has seen its annual holiday event grow, with around 1500 in attendance six years ago to an expected crowd of upwards of 7,000 people on November 10.

Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian Discusses Autobiography

Mirror Garde: A Memoir chronicles 20th Century Iranian artist and writer Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian. She will discuss her inspirational autobiography including her visual work which has had her named as one of Iran’s most prominent artists. Her work combines reflective surfaces and traditional mosaic geometry. Monir’s piece is on view at the TMA as part

Kegs for Kirtland’s Benefits Endangered Snakes

The Kegs for Kirtland’s fundraiser benefits an endangered species through Wild Toledo’s Kirtland’s Snake Initiative. Hosted by the Toledo Zoo’s Young Professionals for Animals and Conservation, the event will feature guest speaker, Dr. Matt Cross, who will discuss efforts to restore the snake’s marshland habitat in Northwest Ohio, Indiana and Eastern Illinois. Enjoy a complementary

Damon Brown Promotes Recent Work

TED Talk participant and writer Damon Brown will give a public lecture promoting his most recent work, The Ultimate Bite-Sized Entrepreneur: 76 Ways to Boost Time, Focus & Productivity for Your Big Idea. A special Q&A with the author will take place following the presentation. Reserve seats online. 6:30-9pm Wednesday, November 14 Sylvania Library, 6749

Yoga Meets Reading at California Yoga in Sylvania

Read and dissect the 1982 best selling novel, Women Who Run with Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Women of Archetype at this monthly book club and yoga class. Author Clarissa Estes uses myths and folklore to unlock feminine culture and free the inner wild women. The class will discuss the book, chapter by

Wood County Historical Museum Recreates Orson Welles Broadcast

Practical joker and then radio announcer Orson Welles caused a minor panic for listeners of his live reading of the science fiction novel, War of the Worlds on-air in 1938. With tensions in Europe at an all time high, America was already on edge with the real threat of another World War, and listeners called