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GOING BEYOND

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Sunday Short Hort
Toledo Botanical Garden
Main Campus Conference Center
April 3, 9:30 a.m.-Noon
A brief horticultural topic followed by light garden work. The topic will be dividing perennials. Free and open to public.

Mud Hens Season Opener
Fifth Third Field
April 7, 4:05 p.m.
Come celebrate the opening day of Hensville and the Mud Hens Opening Day. The Toledo Mud Hens will play the Louisville Bats.

The Metal House Preserve: Extreme Gardening in Small Places
Olander Park, Nederhouser Community Hall
Tuesday, April 12, 7 p.m.
Wild Ones is a not-for-profit environmental education and advocacy organization whose members promote the use of native plants and natural landscaping. The program is free and open to the public, no registration is required.

It’s Friday
Toledo Museum of Art
Friday, April 22, the museum is open until 10 p.m.
The evening offers an ever-changing combination of events for adults and families. The evening includes free tours, activities, live music, glassblowing demonstrations, wine tasting and more. Information regarding the schedule of events can be found at www.toledomuseum.org/events/friday/.

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Schedel Arboretum and Gardens
Elmore, Ohio
Visitors are welcome to admire the beauty and to enjoy an opportunity for quiet reflection on the 17 acres of gardens. Art abounds at the Arboretum and Gardens with garden sculptures and art shows year round. For more information call 419/862- 3182 or www.schedelgardens.org.

Magee Marsh Wildlife Area
State Route 2, west of Port Clinton, Ohio
Magee March Wildlife Area supports an abundance of wildlife, but is best known as one of the top birding spots in North America. Special events, naturalist programs and bird walks are scheduled throughout the year. For more information, call 419/898-0960, ext. 31.

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Tuesday Latin Dance Class
Company C Dance Club, Toledo, Ohio
Tuesday, May 5, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Join in for a wonderful time learning how to move to the Latin beat. Classes meet every Tuesday, $10 per class. For additional information call 419/708-2194 or michaltpromotions@gmail.com.

Toledo Metroparks Walking Series
Various Toledo-area Metroparks
You can walk with a member of the Metroparks staff four days a week. Register online for these free, 50 minute trail walks. Preregistration is required at www.metroparkstoledo.com.

searchWEBSITES

LivingBetter50.com
An online women’s magazine covering everything from beauty to business.

GypsyNester.com
Enjoy the humorous chronicles of discovering the world of becoming parents of adult children and rediscovering the fun couple who fell in love years ago.

www.ohio.org
Your adventure starts here! The inside scoop from around the state.

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Toledo Zoo
2 Hippo Way, Toledo, Ohio
The Zoo Educator program is a year-round volunteer opportunity for adults who have great people skills, love of animals, nature and conservation. If interested, contact the volunteer coordinator at 419/385-5721, ext. 20145 or volunteers@toledozoo.org.

Olander Park
6930 W. Sylvania Ave., Sylvania, Ohio
Special events volunteers needed for Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Kid’s Trout Derby. Volunteers are needed for a variety of tasks from arts/crafts to fishing assistance. If interested call 419/882-8313 or email info@olanderpark.com

Toledo Area Humane Society
827 Illinois Ave., Maumee, Ohio
Volunteer activities involve direct contact with animals, other non-animal opportunities available. All volunteer projects help to improve the quality of life for the animals in the Toledo area. More information is available by calling 419/891-0705.

Tell Us Your GOOD NEWS!

E-mail: SylvaniaAdvantage@gmail.com
Phone: (419) 824-0100
Address: 5657 N. Main #1 Sylvania, OH 43560


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