Community Calendar

Updated May 26, 2022

Celebrating Possibilities Benefits Bittersweet Farms

The eighth annual Celebrating Possibilities will take place on Thursday, May 26 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Bittersweet Farms, 12660 Archbold-Whitehouse Rd., Whitehouse.

This year’s event will feature a hybrid virtual/in-person silent auction, opening online on Friday, May 20 and closing the evening of Celebrating Possibilities.

Winning bidders who attend the event in person can take their items home that night. In addition to the silent auction, an exclusive in-person wine pull will take place, inviting attendees to try their luck at taking home a high-value bottle of wine.

Tickets are $50.00 each and can be purchased at www.bittersweetfarms.org/events. All proceeds from this event will provide crucial funding to support Bittersweet’s programming and mission of positively impacting the lives of individuals with autism.

MUBA Summer Nights Features Vegan Takeover

The Maumee Uptown Business Association will host a Vegan Takeover on Friday, May 27, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Allen Street in front of Jacky’s Depot, which is located at 130 W. Dudley St., on the corner of Dudley and Allen streets.

Vegan food trucks Leaf & Seed and Frankly Plant Based Kitchen will be on hand to serve along with other vegan vendors and vegan advocacy groups. A variety of family-friendly activities will be offered as well.

Clara J’s Tea Shop will host a free Yoga & Tea session at 5:00 p.m. during the Vegan Takeover in the garden behind the teashop. Clara J’s, located at 219 W. Wayne St. Registration is not necessary. Bring a yoga mat and arrive before 5:00 p.m. to ensure a spot. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/ClaraJsTeaRoom.

For more information on MUBA and MUBA-sponsored events visit www.facebook.com/uptownmaumee or www.MaumeeUptown.com.

Flower Day Weekend Comes To Toledo Farmer’s Market

The Toledo Farmers’ Market will host its 33rd annual Flower Day Weekend on Saturday, May 28 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Monday, May 30 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

For more information, visit www.toledofarmersmarket.com.

The Shops At Fallen Timbers Host 37th Bark In The Park

The 37th annual Bark in the Park walk and run for the animals will be held on Saturday, June 4 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at The Shops at Fallen Timbers, 3100 Main St., Maumee.

Games, raffles, a vendor village, food trucks and treats for pups and kids as well as an adult-only, 21-and-older Paw Patio will be featured in addition to the walk/run.

For more information, registration, sponsorship and more, visit www.toledohumanesociety.salsalabs.org.

Annual Historical Festival Planned In Old West End

The 49th annual Old West End Historical Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 4 and 5.

The event will feature five historical homes, a marketplace, a food and beer garden, entertainment at three locations, garage and yard sales, children’s activities, the Old West End 5K Run/Walk and the King Wamba Carnival Parade.

For a full a schedule of events and a list of places to purchase presale tickets for the house tour, visit www.toledooldwestend.com/festival.

Historical Society Tours Scheduled In Waterville

The Waterville Historical Society will host Haunted Waterville Tours on Thursdays, June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15 and October 6. Each event starts with a 45-minute program in the Robbins House and is followed by a 45-minute trolley tour with stops where shop owners and residents have had “ghostly encounters.”

The June program will include ghost hunters sharing recordings and findings. Each tour is limited to 20 people. Times begin at 5:15 p.m. and repeat every 45 minutes until the last one at 8:15 p.m.

The cost is $30.00 per person, nonrefundable. Tickets are not available the night of the tour but can be purchased online at www.watervillehistory.org.

Polish Society Annual Picnic Set At Oak Shade Grove

The Toledo Area Polka Society presents the seventh annual Polish Summer Picnic at Oak Shade Grove Pavilion on Friday and Saturday, June 17 and 18.

Friday hours are 5:00 to 11:00 p.m. and Saturday hours are noon to 11:00 p.m. Polish music by five nationally known polka bands, food, beers and polka dancing will be featured.

Admission is $10.00. Children under age 16 are admitted free. For a complete listing of participating bands and additional information, visit www.tapspolkas.com.

Oak Shade Grove Pavilion is located at 3624 Seaman Rd., Oregon.

Summer Rummage Sale Planned At St. Joseph’s

St. Joseph Catholic Church, 120 W. Broadway St., Maumee, will host a summer rummage sale on Wednesday, June 22 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday and Friday, June 23 and 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Saturday, June 25 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

Saturday will feature a special $4.00 per brown paper grocery bag sale and half price on all other items.

The event will take place in the gym. Enter through the gym lobby.

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