Glass City Sweats

Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz thinks so, and he aims to prove it through Take it off, Toledo, a citywide health initiative to combat community obesity.

Paddle on the River during Black Swamp’s Paddle Trips

Turn your next visit to the Toledo Farmers’ Market into a float down the river by joining the Black Swamp Conservancy for their Farmers’ Market Paddle trips. Held on Saturdays, June 15, July 13 and July 20, kayak trippers meet at the Farmers’ Market before paddling along Swan Creek to the Maumee River in Downtown

Join Brittany Loren in Intro to Hula Hooping

When was the last time you used a hula hoop? Whether you haven’t touched one since you were a kid, or you regularly break out your glow hoop at festivals to impress guys with dreads, most of us don’t typically consider hula hooping to be a rigorous form of exercise— but acrobat Brittany Loren wants

Row Your Boat

The Toledo Rowing Club is hosting a free event to teach participants proper techniques for rowing.

Training For Bike To The Bay

Pack your camping gear on your bike for a ride out to the Oak Openings Springbrook Campground! The 25-mile ride begins at Wersell’s Bike Shop and ends at the park (where you have the option to camp) with lots of fun with new cycling buddies. Though the ride is not associated with the Bike to

Biking to See Downtown Murals

Take in the beauty of downtown Toledo by bike, admiring the wide variety of murals along the way. For Wersell’s Bike Ride, begin at the shop at 4:15pm or convene at the Uptown Green Park Mural of Nefertiti at 5pm. The focus of this ride is to see as many downtown area murals as possible

Family Baptist Church’s Women’s Ministry’s Minority Health Month Health Fair

Learn preventative measures to stay healthy at Family Baptist Church’s Women’s Ministry’s Minority Health Month Health Fair. Win door prizes and enjoy refreshments as you peruse vendor booths and exhibits about healthcare. Free blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar screenings. Everything from health insurance to gym memberships will be presented at this comprehensive fair. 10am-2pm

Try Walking on Stilts!

Try a daring new form of exercise— walking on stilts! This four-week course will teach participants of any age to keep their balance, how to fall without hurting yourself (very important), tricky footwork and how to create the four-legged stilt creatures seen at festivals. Wear comfy shoes and clothes that cover your shins. 6:45pm |

Dr. Frank Barone and Dr. Peter Koltz present “Improving the Experience for Breast Cancer Patients

Local plastic surgeons Dr. Frank Barone and Dr. Peter Koltz present “Improving the Experience for Breast Cancer Patients,” a talk that centers on new options for those with breast cancer, specifically discussing breast reconstruction and conservation. Talking points will include preventative measures, microsurgical advances, biomaterials and implants. The focus is about the comfort and quality

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Reading and Yoga

Celebrate National Poetry Month with a reading in the park by Dan Rzicznek, followed by a restorative yoga session led by Amanda Rzicznek that is suitable for all levels, from those new to the mat to experienced practitioners. Bring your own mat and blanket. $15-$40 | 11:30am | Saturday, April 13 Simpson Garden Park Building,