This Week in Toledo: Things to do & Ways to Give (5-29)

Dated: May 28 2020

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Happy Friday, Toledo! It’s officially Farmers Market Season if you ask me!  This week in the blog we’re talking about when and where the farmer’s markets are, fun things to do in our area and some ways to give back to your community.

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Warm weather here in Toledo means the Farmer’s Markets are open and ready for business!  Here are a few markets to check out:

Sylvania Farmers Market: Tuesdays 3pm-7pm  (3-4pm for high risk)  June 2 through October 13

Westgate Farmers Market: Wednesdays 3pm-7pm Mid-May through October

Toledo Farmers Market: Saturdays 8am-2pm May through November

So what else is fun this week in Toledo? Keep reading!

  • Today (May 29th), Downtown Perrysburg, Inc. is hosting a Community Prom to recognize 2020 senior graduates. (They’re even offering free professional photoshoots for seniors!) There will be a Zoom link set up for everyone to log in, hear the Prom King and Queen’s speeches and then on to some live music from DJ Jason Kelly from BookthatDJ!

  • On Sunday, May 30th, Patron Saints Brewery is hosting “Brunch at the Brewery” with Chef Rob. They’re advertising a Bloody Mary, beermosas, biscuits and gravy, breakfast stromboli, egg bake and french toast pudding from Holey Toledough.  I don’t know about you, but that sounds like a great way to start a Sunday!

  • Women of Toledo is hosting their Momentum Circle virtually on June 3rd from 6-7:30pm.  This is a peer-networking group for a small, women-owned businesses, entrepreneurs and start-ups to learn, connect, and grow their businesses. It is open to the public!

  • The Metroparks have opened registration for virtual Summer camps!  The camps are for ages 3-12 and you can find more information, here.

  • Imagination Station is also offering virtual Summer camps to keep those little one’s minds thinking and problem solving.  They are for ages 6-13 and you can find more information, here.

  • How about a little relaxation time with a bottle of wine and some good music?  The Taste Wine Bar has curated a playlist for sipping wine to on Apple Music.  You can find the information for that, here.

  • As we’re all aware, patios are now open in our area.  Toledo.com has compiled a list of restaurants who’ve announced their plans to open their patios, which you can check out here.

Ways to give back

  • There’s a new movement called “Toledo Plus One” where you can donate to provide meals for local healthcare workers and first-responders. Even better, all food is purchased from local restaurants!

  • The Toledo Food Bank has a virtual food drive aimed to support the increased need for food in our community. This is a great way to support them in a safe manner and it capitalizes on the bulk purchasing power of the food bank. (For $1, they can provide 5 meals!)

  • ProMedica is collecting homemade fabric masks at bins near the entrances of many health facility locations. Click here for the information and locations.

  • Fowl and Fodder created a new service called 4-1-Dine. It’s an online shop selling groceries, everyday essentials (yes, like toilet paper) and meals.  They deliver or you can pick up curbside at their downtown location.  With that, the created The 4-1-Dine Community Care Fund with Mosaic Ministries to get meals to families who desperately need it. All orders over $44.19 will give $4.19 to the fund and you can choose to donate more at check out.

  • Sylvania Nutrition is doing a Pay It Forward Program. You can select an essential worker and sponsor a tea (or 10!) to send to them! Check the details out here.

  • United Way has a sign up page to volunteer to pass out meals to children in need in our area.  You can also make a financial donation to them, here. Lastly, you can buy this special t-shirt form Jupmode and all proceeds will go to the United Way Emergency Response Fund, 2020.

 


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