Oct
2
1:00 pm13:00

Children's Day in the Park

At the OWE Commons Park on Bancroft.

A petting zoo from the Toledo Zoo, Crafts, Games, Face Painting, Bounce Houses (One for the little ones and one for the bigger children), Kazoo Parade, Music, Free Books for all who attend. A Fire Truck & Firemen Police Dept. vehicle plus our own neighborhood Community Officer.

No need to make dinner... Jeanie’s Weenies will be here again with her hot dog costume (love it) and she will again have Mac & Cheese along with hot dogs, brats, beverages and much more. So anyone reading this can come to Commons Park for lunch or dinner too.

Volunteers are needed to assist Melody Brewer, Children’s Day Chair, for the Bounce House’s, Face Painting, Games, Craft Table. If you are able to give some time for this event please call or e-mail Melody: 419-944-4141 or melody.brewer@utoledo.edu


Sep
12
7:00 pm19:00

OWE Preservation Meeting

Meeting will be at the Kent branch Library.

By now, most of our neighborhood has become aware of the new lead legislation passed by Toledo City Council. We will be discussing what this new legislation entails and how it will affect our community in the future. We look forward to seeing you there.

Sep
11
6:00 pm18:00

Concert in The Arboretum

ANGEL & JOSH
Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snacks.

The Arboretum is located at the corner of Robinwood at Delaware. All bottle donations collected this year will be donated to Jason Finn Rehabilitation Fund.

Aug
28
6:00 pm18:00

Concert in The Arboretum

The Grape Smugglers.
Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snacks.

The Arboretum is located at the corner of Robinwood at Delaware. All bottle donations collected this year will be donated to Jason Finn Rehabilitation Fund.

Aug
16
6:00 pm18:00

O.W.E. Association Meeting/Picnic

Note: This meeting will be a picnic. PLEASE NOTE THE LOCATION HAS CHANGED DUE TO WEATHER: It will be at 6:00pm at the Collingwood Arts Center. 

ring a dish to share and we will provide the main course!

All neighbors are encouraged to attend!

Aug
14
6:00 pm18:00

Concert in The Arboretum

The Kirbys, sponsored by Shaw Eye Care.
Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snacks.

The Arboretum is located at the corner of Robinwood at Delaware. All bottle donations collected this year will be donated to Jason Finn Rehabilitation Fund.

Aug
8
7:00 pm19:00

Old West End Preservation Meeting

Please note: One time CHANGE of LOCATION:

Our next meeting will be held on the third floor of the Main Library, Downtown Toledo, at 7:00 pm on 8/8/16. Please plan to arrive early as we will be given a tour of resources available for preservation of our historic properties. We will also discuss the possibility of saving a home on Tennyson Place in cooperation with Lucas County LandBank.

Aug
8
6:00 pm18:00

Public Forum: Lead Safe Residential Rental Units Ordinance

District 4 Community & Friends:

Councilwoman Yvonne Harper invites City of Toledo residents to attend a community forum to provide information about the proposed “Lead Safe Residential Rental Units” ordinance.

District 4 Councilwoman Yvonne Harper will host a public forum to address the proposed Lead Safe Residential Rental Units Ordinance currently before Council. The Lucas County Health Department and other contributing agencies will also be in attendance.

WHERE: NEXUS Healthcare Facility, 1415 Jefferson Ave.
WHEN: MONDAY, August 8, 6:00 PM
WHY: In response to ongoing reports of the effects from lead-contaminated dwellings, Toledo City Council currently has before it an ordinance that seeks to address those concerns. An open community forum has been scheduled to present information to the public regarding the proposed Lead Safe Residential Rental Units Ordinance.

Contact: 419-245-1050 office of Councilwoman Yvonne Harper

Jul
24
6:00 pm18:00

Concert in The Arboretum

New Orleans Party Asylum, sponsored by Dan Finkel, Savage & Assoc.
Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snacks.

The Arboretum is located at the corner of Robinwood at Delaware. All bottle donations collected this year will be donated to Jason Finn Rehabilitation Fund.

Jul
10
6:00 pm18:00

Concert in The Arboretum

Buddy Boy Slim and the Blues Rockers, sponsored by Todd & Deb Kienzle.
Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snacks.

The Arboretum is located at the corner of Robinwood at Delaware. All bottle donations collected this year will be donated to Jason Finn Rehabilitation Fund.

Jul
10
11:00 am11:00

Arboretum Trade 'n Post

Buy! Sell! Trade! In the Arboretum, Robinwood at Delaware. Community flea market featuring food trucks, live music & more.

Have stuff you want to sell or trade? Space only, you provide tables/tents/set-up.
Booth Space = $10 (Pre-sale)
Day of Sale = $15
Non-Profit Table = $10 (Info. Only)
Youth Table = $5 (Kid toys/arts/crafts)
For more info, contact tradepostinfoowe@gmail.com

All proceeds benefit the ARJA.

Jun
19
6:00 pm18:00

Concert in The Arboretum

GMAC and the Soul Attack, sponsored by Dan Schmitt & Sara Haynes.
Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snacks.

The Arboretum is located at the corner of Robinwood at Delaware. All bottle donations collected this year will be donated to Jason Finn Rehabilitation Fund.

Jun
18
6:00 pm18:00

TMA Community Block Party

The free festivities will feature food trucks selling street snacks, music performances by community groups, and the debut of the campus-wide sculpture exhibition Jaume Plensa: Human Landscape.

At The Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe Street. 

Jun
11
3:00 pm15:00

Toledo Food Truck Fest

Food trucks, music, art, tours until 6pm.

A variety show starts at 7pm, and includes Bird's Eye View Circus, T-Town Tassels, and Stone Productions.

At the Collingwood Arts Center, 2413 Collingwood Blvd.

Jun
4
Jun 5

Old West End Festival

On Saturday, June 4th, and Sunday, June 5th, we open the doors and invite everyone to enjoy our unique mix of history, art, and culture.

Join us!

Jun
3
Jun 5

Street Closures during Festival

Please be aware, and make alternative plans for the weekend so that you aren't inconvenienced. Share this information with your neighbors. Please view the Festival Map for a visual of the routes, by clicking here.

 

ALL WEEKEND (Saturday & Sunday)

Parkwood - between Floyd & Monroe
Woodruff - between Scottwood & Collingwood
23rd Street - between Monroe & Jefferson
Robinwood - NO STREET PARKING Islington to Delaware


PARADE: Streets Closed - Saturday 9 AM - 11 AM only!

Robinwood - Collins to Bancroft
Bancroft - Robinwood to Collingwood
Collingwood - Bancroft to Woodruff
NO STREET PARKING on Robinwood (Collins to Bancroft) Friday, June 3rd after 6 PM


5K RUN/WALK: Streets Closed - Sunday Morning, 9-11 AM only!

NORTH / SOUTH STREETS
Parkwood - Jefferson to Collins
Scottwood - Floyd to CENTRAL (barrier on Scottwood @ Central, so no incoming traffic south onto Scottwood).
Rockwood Place - Collins to Nesselwood (barrier will be at Collins & Glenwood....and as Parkwood is blocked off, there is no access to Rockwood.)
Robinwood - Nesselwood to Bancroft (barrier at Nesselwood and at Bancroft)
Glenwood - Collins to Virginia (barriers at Collins, Islington, Delaware and Virginia)

EAST / WEST STREETS
Floyd - Collingwood to Scottwood
Bancroft - Robinwood to Collingwood
Virgina - Glenwood to Collingwood
Stratford - Scottwood to Parkwood (barriers @ Acklin, Virginia & Winthrop) 
Islington - Collingwood to Glenwood
Collins - Glenwood to Parkwood
Nesselwood - Robinwood to Rockwood


BANCROFT STREET
Please be aware that the Bancroft bridge over I-75 will be closed during Festival for repair. Guests won’t be able to enter the neighborhood from Monroe St. Have guests exit I-75 at Collingwood to get into the neighborhood