Making Magic in the Garden at The Space

Feel peace around you in nature. Learn how to grow the perfect garden during two workshops led by Arden Pontasch, of Sage Horticulture Solutions, at The Space. On Saturday, August 5, explore how the magical ‘potion’ of mycorrhizal fungi can help your garden thrive during Making Magic in the Garden. Then, on Saturday, August 12,

Running in the dark wit the Toledo Roadrunners

Going for a jog at night might not always be the safest route to healthy cardio, but it can be thrilling. Take a dimly lit dash through the woods with the Toledo Roadrunners during Under the Moon (and Meteors, Too) 5k. Glow sticks will line the way through the night woods as fellow runners, or

Project V.O.I.C.E. 5K Run/Walk

Human sex trafficking is not just a Toledo reality, but a serious problem. Join a collaborative, community-wide effort to raise awareness and end this form of modern-day slavery during  Project V.O.I.C.E. (VIctory Over Intense Circumstances & Elevation to Purpose) 5K Run/Walk. Proceeds will benefit local Human Sex Trafficking Direct Service Providers: Salvation Army R.I.S.E., Butterflies

Metroparks Toledo hosts scenic bike tour

Ride your bike and see beautiful outdoor sights. Toledo Metroparks have a lot to offer, and you have the opportunity to visit up to four of the scenic wooded parks on one trip. Four Metropark tours are offered: a 15-mile tour, a 31-mile tour, a 62-mile tour and a 100-mile tour. The tours begin Saturday

Toledo Metroparks hosts Under the Maumee Moon 5k

Get out and get active on the most unique 5k of the year. Toledo Metroparks is hosting Under the Maumee Moon, a 5k that takes place after dark. Go at your own pace while enjoying a nice summer night under the stars. Decorating yourself with glow attire is encouraged, but not required. The 5k will

Fit Body Boot Camp opens first NW Ohio location in Sylvania

Fit Body Boot Camp (FBBC), a fast-growing franchise with over 500 locations across three continents, will open their first NW Ohio location in Sylvania on Monday, July 24. To celebrate the launch, Sylvania Fit Body Boot Camp will offer a 30-day weight loss challenge from July 31 to August 29. Participants will be grouped into

Toledo Botanical Garden holds morning horticulture session

Whether you love gardening or just want to enjoy some time outside, volunteer at the Toledo Botanical Gardens during a Sunday Short Hort. On July 2, the morning horticulture session will feature native plants. Bring your own gloves, gain a little knowledge and enjoy the fresh air. Meet in the conference room. Upcoming sessions: August

The Affordable Care Act’s Uncertain Future

“It’s probably not the greatest health insurance,” says Pat a 64-year-old home health aide from West Toledo, “when I had my cataract surgery it paid most of it, but there’s still $400 left on the bill that I have to pay.” Pat purchased insurance through the Ambetter Buckeye Health plan, via Healthcare.gov, the Obamacare marketplace

Lunar planting at The Space

Explore the fascinating relationship lunar cycles have with crops during Gardening by the Moon, a workshop explaining what farmers have known for centuries: just putting plants in the ground isn’t enough. Join Arden Pontasch of Sage Horticulture Solutions to learn more about what plants are up to at night and how nature is essential to