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Discover mysteries of the deep with a local underwater archaeologist

From shipwrecks to aquatic treasures, underwater archaeologist Carrie Sowden dives into marine mysteries every day as the Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes.  Toledoans curious to take the plunge and learn more about Sowden’s fascinating career can do so soon.  On Friday, May 29 at 10am, the Imagination Station will host

TMA asking for submissions for “virtual quilt”

UPDATE: As of Thursday, May 28, the deadline has been extended. Photos of finished quilt blocks should be submitted by 11:59 p.m. EDT, June 22, 2020. The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) is offering artists from both the Toledo area and around the world the chance to add to a “virtual quilt” that represent aspects of life

Stream Menopause the Musical

If you’re looking for ways to support the art scene during COVID-19 and you could use a good laugh, Menopause the Musical is just the ticket. You can now stream the show knowing that 10 percent of the proceeds go to The Actors Fund, which provides financial assistance to performing artists.  The long-running production features

Tips to stay in touch

When you have a loved one who is socially isolated, whether they are in assisted living or in their own home, it can be difficult to find ways to connect without being able to physically interact.  To help combat this isolation, the Alzheimer’s Association and the Ohio Health Care Association have created a list of

MemoryLane’s phone support for caregivers

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be quite taxing under any circumstance, but it is particularly hard for caregivers during COVID-19.  Now MemoryLane is offering free phone support for dementia education, community resource information, and emotional support for any caregiver who needs assistance.  Call MemoryLane Care Services to learn more about this service

Sylvania to honor V-E Day in quarantine on May 8th

Mike Lieber, the town crier of Sylvania, will host a pair of town cries on May 8 in Downtown Sylvania, one of several events that will take place in honor of V-E Day. May 8 will mark the 75th anniversary of the date when the German government officially surrendered, ending the European theater of World