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Star Gazing

Let’s face it: We all need new activities to keep us busy during the winter months. And here’s something for your family— a chance to check out the stars, for free! Borrow an Orion StarBlast 4.5-inch telescope from the Toledo Lucas County Public library for seven days (and extend the loan, twice, for a total

Caring for natural curls

Whether you’re a parent or a guardian to an African-American child, getting a handle on very curly, natural hair can be difficult. Learn how to manage curls, discover basic tools and products, understand common hair issues, develop a regimen and learn three basic styles during a free Natural Hair Care for Children workshop, led by

Gestational Diabetes Research Study

If you’re an expecting mom with gestational diabetes, the University of Toledo wants to ask you some questions for a research study. Participants, who must be 20 years or older and in the third trimester of pregnancy, will be asked to complete two surveys. You’ll receive 30 days of carb-friendly recipes for completing the survey

Volunteer Ultrasound Patients Needed

Owens Community College is looking for volunteer ultrasound patients who are between 20 and 34 weeks pregnant. A second-year student will perform the scans at the Owens Community College Toledo campus under the supervision of a registered sonographer. For your time, you’ll receive a CD with images. You can also get 3-D images for $30.