Tag Archives: News – Brief

Berry good

The start of June means the start of picking your own fresh strawberries! Johnston Farms in Swanton provides individuals with the experience of going out and picking their own strawberries.

Space to grow

Make room for the birds, and maybe buy a unique work of art, as the Toledo Farmers’ Market presents “Birdhouses For Schoolhouses,” a fun and festive fundraiser for Milan, Ohio’s Veggie U.

Shoe in

What to do with those shiny new shoes your toddler outgrew that are taking up valuable closet space? Stikii Shoe Company has kicked off the Red, White and Shoe Drive in an effort to collect Toledoans' gently-used adult and children's shoes and redistribute them to those in need. "These are the shoes that are stuffed

Expanding the dream

After expenditures of $4.5 million and a year of construction, West Side Montessori’s new building at 7115 W. Bancroft is set for a September unveiling — but the new space’s natural feel isn’t even the best part, says Ben Roberts, director of the campus consolidation program. “The best thing about the new facility is that

Tales and trails

Feel the magic of classic tales experienced in the real world, as the Metroparks and the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library present Stories in the Park, a new series aimed at kids ages 5 through 8. Librarians read the stories, then participants head out into the park to observe story elements as a reality. On Saturday,

Flexibility for the working parent

A long day at work can feel like punishment without the right childcare to ease a busy mom or dad’s mind, and for parents who juggle late-night shifts or multiple occupations it can be even tougher. The YMCA and JCC of Greater Toledo hope to alleviate these challenges with child care options that cater to