All posts by Erin Holden

Meet the Authors

Presented by the Library Legacy Foundation, the Authors! Series for this month will not disappoint. First up is Heather Morris, author of the bestselling novel The Tattooist of Auschwitz, a heart wrenching account of Lale Sokolov, who was forced to work as a tattooist in the concentration camp. At the end of the month, attendees

Puppy Love: Volunteer to Help Service Dogs

There is a volunteer opportunity for dog lovers just waiting to unleash some of their free time. ADAI (Assistance Dogs for Achieving Independence) is supported locally by The Ability Center to help people with disabilities. This is an opportunity for community members who love puppies (who doesn’t?) and who want to lend a helping hand.

Walt Churchill’s Wins Outstanding Multistore Award

Walt Churchill’s Market was named Outstanding Multistore in the Progressive Grocers 7th Annual Outstanding Independents Awards, a celebration of independent grocers who provide fresh foods and quality products to their communities. “This year’s honorees offer inspiration to all retailers on how to operate a successful grocery business,” said Kat Martin, senior editor of Progressive Grocer.

Support for MemoryLane

For the third year, Yark Automotive is supporting local families affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia through donations to MemoryLane Care Services. A portion of the sales from all cars sold in December 2018 from Yark dealerships are going to the organization, and Toyota has agreed to match $10,000 of raised funds. “Yark Automotive Group is

Zest of Toledo

For the 2nd Annual Zest of Toledo, 25 local chefs will prepare their best dishes, to be paired with wine, at Hensville Park, followed by an after-party/raffle at Fleetwood’s Tap Room. All proceeds go to support the Aurora Project, Toledo Day Nursery, Toledo GROWS, and Toledo Northwest Ohio Food Bank. Ticket costs are mostly tax

Art Loop is Back!

It’s springtime, and you know what that means… Art Loops are back! On April 18, explore downtown Toledo’s finest studios, galleries, exhibitions, businesses, live music, and so many other surprises. This family-friendly event has a little of something for everyone; whether you are into literature or art installations, this is a wonderful opportunity to learn