TODAY
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 10:15 AM
Little Scientist Workshop: Little Big Dig
Imagination Station Toledo – Your little paleontologist will explore dinosaurs, create fossils and excavate their own dinosaur bone. Children are naturally curious about their world. They love to dig in the dirt to uncover what's underneath. Be there with them as they experience dinosaurs in a whole new way! For more information, please visit http://imaginationstationtoledo.org/workshops-camps/little-big-dig
 
TODAY
    Thursday Jul 27 - Jul 30 @ 5:00 PM
Serve Week
Toledo Calvary – Join with us for an amazing week of loving our community in practical and intentional ways! From July 27 – 30, we will Love the 419 by reaching out and serving one of our local neighborhoods. No matter your age, schedule or skill there is a project for you! Let’s bring Life Change to Toledo as we partner with our good friends at The Tabernacle. Sign up now for a time slot that fits your schedule! www.lovethe419.org Don’t forget to join us for for a special Serve Week Kick Off Party on Wednesday, July 26, at 7pm as we cover our week in prayer and receive instructions for the week.
 
TODAY
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 6:30 PM
Archery Tag! - Ignite Guys Night
Ignite - Westgate – Calling all men (18-30)! Have you ever wanted face off against other guys using legit bows and arrows? Or maybe you want to fulfil your dream of becoming the next Green Arrow? Come on out to Ignite's Guy's Night, as we have a night filled with archery tag, dinner, and some good community. If you've never played, Archery Tag is just like dodge ball, only you shoot foam tipped arrows at each other. It's a total blast! Everything will be totally free, so bring a friend, and get ready for a night of epic battles in Westgate's gym! We will be using the East Entrance of the church (right next to the gym).
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 - Jul 30 @ 10:00 AM
The Perfect Bra Fit Event
Franklin Park Mall – Find the perfect fit at Lane Bryant! Get measured for a bra and receive $15 off your purchase July 28-30. Exclusions and limitations may apply. See store for details.
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 @ 11:00 AM
MallStars Food Court Friday
Franklin Park Mall – Franklin Park Mall is excited to announce a new program for this summer - Food Court Fridays! Take a break from the heat this summer at Franklin Park Mall’s Food Court Fridays. Join us for FREE fun in the Food Court every Friday in June and July from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Burn energy playing interactive games, spark creativity making crafts and awaken young imaginations with make-believe fun. Visit your favorite Toledo organizations as they bring their show on the road! This week features: A visit with the American Hero and Rapunzel courtesy of Laurels Princess Parties, LLC along with photos taken by Click Pix Pro Photo Booth. Character visits are available until 12:45 pm, however the line may close earlier to accommodate crowds. From 12:45 – 1:00 p.m. characters will conclude their visit with a group performance and mingling in the food court. Meet and take pictures with "Chance the Raptor" from Imagination Station's new exhibit, Dinosaurs Around the World! Try your luck at the mini basketball hoop from the Toledo Rockets and learn about UT's Summer Camps and Rocket Kids Club! Meet some of the student athletes and maybe even a visit from Rocky himself! Learn about the great outdoors with fun activities provided by the Metroparks! Join the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio for various games, crafts, and activities! Kids can get their groove on with dance and motor skills activities by Mini Motions Dance Center!
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 - Jul 29 @ 12:30 PM
Disney's Alice in Wonderland, Jr
University of Toledo Department of Theatre & Film – Children's Theatre Workshop of Toledo's Production Of Disney's Alice in Wonderland, Jr Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literatures most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures. Featuring updated songs from Disneys thrilling animated motion picture, Disneys Alice in Wonderland JR. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale. The ever-curious Alices journey begins innocently enough as she chases the White Rabbit. Her adventures become increasingly more strange as she races the Dodo Bird, gets tied up with Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, raps with a bubble-blowing Caterpillar and beats the Queen of Hearts at her own game! (Description taken from MTIshows.com) Performances are: July 28, 2017 at 12:30 pm July 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm July 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm July 29, 2017 at 7:00 pm Tickets are $8 for students under 18/seniors, and $10 for general admission and can be purchased online or at the door. Music and Lyrics by SAMMY FAIN and BOB HILLIARD, OLIVER WALLACE and CYCOBAN, ALLIE WRUBEL and RAY GILBERT, MACK DAVID, AL HOFFMAN and JERRY LIVINGTON Music Adapted and Arranged and Additional Music and Lyrics by BRYAN LOUISELLE Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by DAVID SIMPATICO Based on the 1951 Disney film, Alice in Wonderland, and the novels, "The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" by Lewis Carroll Disney's Alice in Wonderland JR. Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:30 PM
It’s Friday! Music: Grape Smugglers
The Toledo Museum of Art – Pull up a chair (or bring your own) and enjoy the summer evening with a cool drink, delicious small plate edibles, and an eclectic array of music. In case of rain, concerts aren’t canceled but simply move inside! The Grape Smugglers perform blues, R&B, rock and soul music.
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 - Aug 25 @ 6:30 PM
Twilight Tours: Garden Party
The Toledo Museum of Art – Take an adults-only guided tour of the Georgia and David K. Welles Sculpture Garden. All visitors will be given a flashlight to see works of art and the TMA campus in a new light! The tour will kick off with a complimentary drink in the café beginning at 6:30 pm, tour embarks at 8 pm. Tickets are $15 per person for members, $25 for non-members, one drink ticket is included and space is limited; reserve your spot in advance by purchasing tickets at twilighttours.eventbrite.com.
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 @ 6:30 PM
FNM Draft
Old School Gaming – Event: Amonkhet Draft with Swiss pairings Entry: $15 Prize Support: 2 booster packs put into the prize pool per entry, paid out to top half according to record. 1st place, 2nd place, and 3 other random players each receive a FNM promo.
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 - Jul 29 @ 7:00 PM
Yark Subaru Rock N Roar at the Toledo Zoo
The Toledo Zoo – PUT YOUR PARTY PANTS ON AND GET YOUR TICKETS NOW FOR THE HOTTEST DANCE PARTY OF THE SUMMER! Keep cool as you dance the night away in the Zoo’s newest and air conditioned party central, Malawi Event Center, boasting an 80 ft long Aquarium wall featuring colorful endangered fish! Cash bars and grill foods available throughout the event. Proceeds benefit the Toledo Zoo’s conservation initiatives both locally and globally! From native prairies that expand habitat for pollinators and migrating birds to saving Tasmanian devils, orangutans and Kihansi spray toads from extinction in the wild. Your support of Rock n Roar makes a difference! Rock n Roar tickets must be purchased in advance and are non-refundable. A portion of each ticket sold is tax-deductible. Yark Subaru Rock n Roar is a rain or shine event. Guests of Rock n Roar must be at least 21. IDs will be checked at the door and the Toledo Zoo reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone who cannot provide proof of age. For more information contact the Zoo’s Development Office via e-mail or 419.385.5721, ext 2091. http://www.toledozoo.org/rock-n-roar
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 @ 8:00 PM
Chris Smith In July at Frankie's 7/28
Innovation Concerts – Chris Smith In July at Frankie's With performances by: The Harbor Divide Second String Hero Tugboat I, Embodiment Wild Nights All ages. Doors at 8 p.m. Tickets $5 advance / $7 doors
 
TOMORROW
    Friday Jul 28 - Jul 29 @ 9:00 PM
Garden Report w/ The Dougouts, Hot Love & more at The Ottawa Tavern
Innovation Concerts – Garden Report The Dougouts Hot Love Not What You Think All ages. Doors at 9 p.m. Tickets $5
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 @ 8:00 AM
Dogs, Doughnuts, and DT
Lucas County Pit Crew – Check out their event page for further information and registration: https://www.facebook.com/events/1927358017547974/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%224%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%22308%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 @ 8:00 AM
OLD School Men's/Women's Doubles Tournament
Toledo Beach Volleyball Club – Details Old School Pro Beach Volleyball Tournament presented by Forest View and Indoor Sand We are throwing it waaaaayyy back to neon shorts, pink hats, big courts, and SIDEOUT scoring. Yes, I said BIG court and SIDEOUT scoring, you have to serve to earn a point! 80% payout and we will pay as far down as possible, more details to come. Come and enjoy all that Forest View has to offer! Food, Beer (over 50 Craft Beers on tap!) Fire pits, and of course, VOLLEYBALL! ***Scroll down for list of teams*** 7/29 Men's and Women's Doublesl - Old School/Classic Beach Theme!! Best Dressed team will receive an gift card to Forest View!!! Entry fee is $80 per Team OPEN/AA $60 per team A Division TO REGISTER: EMAIL registrations@IndoorSand.com Or Call/Text - Steve Slandzicki TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR Steve@toledobeachvolleyballcub.com Phone: 419-410-0493 Men's and Women's AA/OPEN : Men's A and Women's A Saturday 7/29 – 64 teams max – All Divisions Check in Time – 8:00am – 8:40am Players meeting – 8:45am Official warm up clock starts at 9:00am Play starts at 9:10am SHARP! Prizes - Cash and prizes award to winners and top finishing teams. 80% cash payout. AA/OPEN We are paying down as far as possible. 50% payout for A division and prizes Formats: AA/OPEN If 12 teams or less; Pool play followed by Single Elimination Playoffs. 12 teams or More - Double Elimination rules apply. 10 first game warm up only, 5 minute warm up before each match.(You will be guaranteed at least 2 matches) Men's/Women's A Pool play followed by Single Elimination Playoffs. Rules: Spalding KOB Beach Volleyballs will be used and Game Balls will be provided. We will use all of USA Volleyball’s Beach volleyball rules as of 1997. Big Courts, NO Antennas, SIDEOUT Scoring. 1 (60 sec) time out allowed per set, per team. contact with any part of the net is a net violation; Block counts as 1 team contact. After a simultaneous joust, 3 more contacts are allowed. No let serve. 5 Minute Game clocks will be used and ENFORCED. Clock starts on first contact of serve and stops at dead ball. Please promote clean handsets,. Facility Rules – Forest View Beach Volleyball - 2345 W. Dean Rd. Temperance MI You may bring chairs, blankets, towels. Please dress for weather, (Best Dressed contest with an awesome prize!) No outside Food or Drink is allowed on the property. Forest View Beach Volleyball offers a full 2 Full Bars holding over 50 craft beers on tap as well as a full service resturant with everything from hand made pizza and gourme burgers, as well as healthier options such as there wraps and spiniach salads. *** List of Teams registered *** Women's AA/OPEN 1. 2. 3. Men's AA/OPEN 1. 2. 3. Women's A 1. 2. 3. Men's A 1. 2. 3.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 - Jul 30 @ 10:00 AM
July Dino Takeover Weekend
Imagination Station Toledo – Budding paleontologists can get up close and personal with dinosaurs July 29 & 30. Imagination Station will be overrun with dinosaur activities from 10am - 5pm Saturday and noon to 5pm Sunday, with events taking place throughout the science center. Dino Crank Puppets will be offered in IDEA Lab’s Tinkering Space, and a variety of hands-on activities, including fossil identification and food chain fun, will be taken place throughout the day. This event celebrates the opening of Imagination Station’s latest temporary exhibition, Dinosaurs Around the World. This one-of-a-kind exhibit features life-sized animatronic dinosaurs from all seven continents of the world, and takes visitors through the age of Dinosaurs, from the fierce plains of Africa to the tropical beaches of Antarctica. Tickets to tour the exhibit are available online or at Visitors Service. You won’t want to miss out on this exciting day of dino fun. Make sure to say hello to our Dino Mascot! For pricing and more information, visit http://imaginationstationtoledo.org/exhibits/dinosaurs-around-the-world/july-dino-takeover-weekend
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 - Jul 30 @ 10:00 AM
Makeshift Engineering Series Workshop - Robotics & Design
Imagination Station Toledo – Members: $95 per 4 week session Non-members: $110 per 4 week session Saturday July 29 at 10am - 12:30pm Sunday July 30 at 1 - 3:30pm Week4 In this final workshop, become the true master of engineering by creating your very own robot. Begin with exploring the properties of movement using segmented joints to create a robot hand. Complete the series by programming a LEGO® robot to move through obstacles using drag and drop coding.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 @ 10:30 AM
Copic Marker Class: Blending + Coloring Techniques
The Art Supply Depo Toledo – $35.00 Saturday, July 29th, 10:30am to 2:30pm Instructor: Elizabeth Castle Ages: 16+ In this class students will learn the coloring and blending techniques of professional Copic markers for the creation of vivid, dimensional images. Learning this blending technique will allow students to achieve beautifully rendered two-dimensional images with depth and tone. Furthermore, students will also learn how to refill markers as recommended by manufacturers. Regarding supplies, students should be prepared to bring or purchase at Art Supply Depo: Strathmore or Canson Marker Pad One Copic Colorless Blender Sketch Marker A Range of Your Preferred Colors of Copic Sketch Markers Drawing Pencil Eraser Please register as soon as you plan on attending. Classes that don't reach the minimum number of students required will be canceled 48 hours before the first day of class. Last minute registrations are accepted if class minimum is met and space allows.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 @ 6:00 PM
Pins for Pups
Lucas County Pit Crew – Come out to Timbers Bowling Lanes in Maumee (1246 Conant Street) to enjoy three games of bowling, snacks, and lots of silent auction items to support the foster dogs of the Lucas County Pit Crew. Details and registration information on the website LucasCountyPitCrew.com.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 - Jul 30 @ 7:00 PM
Into the Wild CD Release Show / Silver Age at Frankies
Innovation Concerts – Into the Wild CD Release Show Silver Age Gold Route Castle No Kings Rogue Emma Lee All ages. Doors at 7 p.m. Tickets $5 advance / $7 DOS
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jul 29 @ 7:00 PM
Sweet Sounds with Quartet Bernadette and Nedley's Ice Cream
First Unitarian Church of Toledo – The spacious rear lawn of First Unitarian Church will be the setting for a summer musical experience on Saturday, July 29th at 7pm. The concert is sponsored by U-FACE (Unitarians Fostering Active Community Engagement). Performing will be Quartet Bernadette, playing an eclectic blend of gypsy jazz, pop, and gems from the Great American Songbook. Instruments include mandolin, guitar, harmonica, and bass. Joining the band tonight is Annie French, with her smooth, golden voice. An ice cream sundae bar will be available following the concert. Nedley's Ice Cream of Perrysburg will be providing this sweet treat. The event is free, but a freewill offering will be taken. Chairs will be provided, but individuals may wish to bring ground blankets or their own chairs. All ages welcome...bring your family and friends!