As of January 1, the Toledo Lucas County Public Library system went fine-free. TLCPL eliminated all overdue fees to increase accessibility to library materials, a move that many libraries are making so that low-income residents don’t hesitate to use library resources. Learn more about the benefits of a no-fines policy at toledolibrary.org/policies/nofines.
Winter blues getting you down? Cheer up, because you can still enjoy nature and the outdoors, indoors. The Toledo Metroparks move inside the public libraries to host various workshops and activities on animals, winter and everything outdoors. Programs include animal tracking, birding, fly fishing, ice painting and seasonal-scapes, and much more. See what programs are
In 2016, the Maumee Valley Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (MVCDLA) began recognizing the contributions and accomplishments of impactful criminal defense attorneys in Northwest Ohio with an annual Liberty and Justice Award. This year’s recipient is Peter G. Rost, who will be recognized for his contributions and accomplishments, which have made a lasting impact within the
Curious about secular humanism? Do you also love tasty meals from classic diners? If so, you might want to join nonprofit group Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie for lunch. They hold Humanist Nooners where Doug Berger leads discussions about humanism, often choosing a different Toledo eatery for each meeting. You are also encouraged to
The 41st Annual Holiday with Heart Charity Gayla will be a night of cocktails, dinner, dancing, and raffles. Holiday with Heart, a nonprofit organization that raises money for Northwest Ohio’s LGBTQ+ communities, will be giving the proceeds from the Gayla to the Toledo Community Foundation, Harvey House, Equality Toledo, and Lucas County Children Services. The
Whether you’re an Old West Ender, a fan of the area, or want to learn more about the historic neighborhood, everyone enjoys tours of the grand houses that make up the Old West End. Tours de Noel explores five decorated homes, along with hidden gems: First Congregational Church, Glenwood Lutheran Church, and the Milmine-Stewart Home/ OWE