Oak Openings Green Ribbon Initiative is promoting the propagation of native plant species with their 2019 Blue Week Native Plant Sale. Focused on plants naturally found in the Oak Openings Region and the Great Black Swamp, the event will be part of a Family Fun Day at Secor Park. $5 grasses and wildflowers, and $8
Toledo SOUP and Launchpad Innovation’s partnership brought this crowdfunding concept together to help entrepreneurs fine-tune their ideas while raising funds. Attendees will pay $5, in cash, for a meal of soup, salad, and bread, plus a chance to vote for one of four presentations (each four minutes long). The winning presenter will receive a microgrant
The final Libbey House Salon Series lecture of the year, Early Years of Entertainment, is an eye-opening presentation about Toledo’s downtown social scene. The event includes light appetizers and wine, followed by the lecture and Q&A session. $10 in advance | $15 at door | 6:30pm | Thursday, May 9 Libbey House, 2008 Scottwood Ave.
Lourdes presents a Ted Talk entitled “What We Can Do About the Culture of Hate,” a video presentation with political commentator and former Fox News contributor Sally Kohn sharing her personal experiences on the subject, pointing out different methods to recognize and combat hate. The 20-minute video will be followed by a group discussion and