Join the Polish Cultural Center in celebrating admirable Poles during the first Polish Hall of Fame award dinner. Locals were nominated by the public and the inductees include Sr. Ann Francis Klimkowski and John Augustyniak in the category of faith, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Smigielski and The Walinski Family (Richard, Thaddeus, Nicholas, and Nicholas Jr.) of family, Pauline Ortyl and Marty Blaszczyk of culture, and Joe Szenderski and Lorraine Kwiatkowski of labor. The ceremony will help support the organization’s efforts to build a Polish Cultural Center, currently under development and in the fundraising stages, to honor our area’s rich history and culture. The NWO Polish Cultural Center Hall of Fame Dinner will be held from 6-9pm on Saturday, November 17 at Brandywine Country Club (6904 Salisbury Rd., Maumee). $75, single ticket. $140, couple. $500, table of eight. For more information, Polish Cultural Center, P.O. Box 291; Waterville. 419-754-3633, polishculturalcenter.org
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.
Winter seemed to last forever. Some of us didn’t stick to our healthy routines over the cold months. It’s time to come out of hibernation and Spring Into Health! We talked to some of the top, local health experts. They answered some questions about their area of specialty and gave some healthy advice, too. Sarah
Three Toledoans fulfill passions with their hobbies Life sometimes makes it difficult to find time for yourself. With family, work and other responsibilities, a hobby often doesn’t seem possible. Retirement is the perfect time to explore activities that you might have only thought about fleetingly in years past. If you are looking to slow down