All posts by Erin Marsh

Zepf Center Offers “Problem Gambling Program”

Gambling has become a socially accepted activity, and while most people can enjoy gambling as a form of entertainment and understand there is rarely financial gain, others face unintended issues from gambling. The loss of money is generally the first identified problem, but other hurdles that may arise include relationship issues, health concerns, depression, anxiety

Jay “Rinsen” Weik Dubbed Roshi, Zen Master

Jay Rinsen Weik received Dharma transmission from Myoun Roshi at Inka Shomei last month, when he was officially bestowed with the title of Zen Master. With less than 100 in North America, “Roshi” means “old teacher” or “old master” in Japanese, the term is reserved for individuals who have completed the entire koan curriculum.

Preschool Playtime at Maumee Valley

Maumee Valley is currently accepting enrollment of children aged 18 months to 3 years for its Preschool Playtime program, taught by members of the Early Learning Center faculty. Meeting once a week, the program will focus on teaching both children and their parents about parts of their child’s development, from language and literacy to social

West Side Montessori Welcomes New Head of School, Jenn Schoepf

Succeeding Lynn Fisher as West Side Montessori’s (WSM) Head of School, Jenn Schoepf began working in the position over the summer, bringing decades of experience as an educator and an administrator. Schoepf, who has worked with WSM for 25 years, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Education and a Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education with

Holey Toledough Remodels Original Location, Opens Second Location

Holey Toledough’s original location on 3812 Alexis Road, newly expanded and remodeled, re-opened last month while a new, additional location opened on the second floor of the University of Toledo Student Union Center. As well, for all UT home games, Holey Toledough will have a food truck below the ESPN scoreboard. Now game attendees can

Easterseals Northern Ohio Offers FREE Speech Screenings for Children

Summer has come to an end and a new school year is here! Easterseals is helping children start the school year off right by offering free speech-language screenings during October. The screening is designed to provide a quick assessment of a child’s speech-language abilities and to help determine if a comprehensive evaluation is necessary. Some