Whether you’re a poet (or you don’t know it), April is National Poetry Month and the Toledo Lucas County Public Library is honoring the art of the written word with inspiring and creative programs. In addition to two Poetry Speaks presentations— one featuring celebrated Def Poetry Jam poet and author Kevin Coval (7-8:30pm on Thursday, April
To honor the life of local artist Tary Blair, the Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women at the University of Toledo is holding an Artist in Residence Exhibit in her memory.
Finding a good vegan meal when eating out can be daunting, but a plan and familiarity with restaurants’ offerings can prevent frustration and disappointment. To assist vegan diners, Rachel and Michael Zickar created vegantoledo.com.
Photographer Amanda Lucidon was the only female photographer in the White House during Obama’s administration, and her new book, Chasing Light, gives us never-before-seen photos of the former first family’s presidential terms during a special Open Book Presents: Chasing Light with Amanda Lucidon.
Whether you consider yourself a novice or expert poet, all are welcome to Lourde’s Poetry Jam, themed “Our Roots Run Deep,” encouraging locals to bring poems related to their personal heritage or the diversity of American culture.