Nov
30
5:30 pm17:30

Cookie Baking - Day 2

Love to bake? The annual ARJA Cookie Walk is upon us! Come join the fun at Collingwood Presbyterian Church, Tues. and/or Wed., Nov. 29 & 30 from 5:30 pm to about 8:30 pm, as we bake, decorate and have a great time creating the many cookies for our annual fund raiser during the Tours de Noel. Dinner is served and older children are welcome. 

For those of you willing to support our group by baking your specialty cookies, I would love to hear from you. In the past your amazing creations have been such a hit that we can barely keep them stocked on the tables. Their sale has helped us really capitalize on our fund raising. For anyone new, we would very much like your participation. A couple of batches of your favorite cookies would be most welcome!

Interested? Please contact Judy Winder (jkappwinder@gmail.com or 419-246- 9333) for more information and to sign up.

Nov
29
5:30 pm17:30

Cookie Baking - Day 1

Love to bake? The annual ARJA Cookie Walk is upon us! Come join the fun at Collingwood Presbyterian Church, Tues. and/or Wed., Nov. 29 & 30 from 5:30 pm to about 8:30 pm, as we bake, decorate and have a great time creating the many cookies for our annual fund raiser during the Tours de Noel. Dinner is served and older children are welcome. 

For those of you willing to support our group by baking your specialty cookies, I would love to hear from you. In the past your amazing creations have been such a hit that we can barely keep them stocked on the tables. Their sale has helped us really capitalize on our fund raising. For anyone new, we would very much like your participation. A couple of batches of your favorite cookies would be most welcome!

Interested? Please contact Judy Winder (jkappwinder@gmail.com or 419-246- 9333) for more information and to sign up.
 

Nov
14
6:00 pm18:00

Entrepreneurship/Business Development Committee

Kickoff event for the OWEA's new Entrepreneurship/Business Development Committee. The hope for this committee is to identify ways we can advocate for existing businesses in the neighborhood as well as attract new businesses. 

Please join us.
At Black Kite Coffee, 2499 Collingwood Blvd.

Nov
10
2:30 pm14:30

Artist Talk with Mark Lere: Collingwood Blvd Sculptures

The Arts Commission is pleased to announce a dedication and artist talk with artist Mark Lere in celebration of the recently completed “Houses in Motion” sculpture installation. The commissioned artwork is sited along Collingwood, between Ashland and Central, utilizing the islands that were recently built as part of the Collingwood re-surfacing project. The design review process, which was initiated in late 2011, resulted in the selection of a design consisting of five large pieces by California artist, Mark Lere.

The reception will be held at The Collingwood Arts Center, 2413 Collingwood Blvd., Toledo.

Oct
18
6:30 pm18:30

O.W.E. Association Meeting - Candidates Night

Special Candidates Night - earlier meeting time: 6:30 pm. We meet at the Libbey House, 2008 Scottwood Avenue. 

The list of confirmed speakers are as follows:
John Tharp - Lucas County Sheriff
Bernie Quilter - Lucas county clerk of court of common pleas
Tina Skeldon Wozniak - Lucas County Commissioner
Christine Mayle - 6th District court of appeals Judge
Wade Kapszukiewicz - Treasurer
Micheal Goulding - Lucas County Court of Common Pleas
Pete Gerkin - Lucas County Commissioner
Mike Bell - Lucas County Commissioner
Lindsay Navarre - Judge Court of common Pleas
Robin Reese - Lucas County Children Services - Levy
Jim Gee - Tarta Levy
Lori Hauser - Imagination Station Levy
Mike Coons and Dennis Cole - 911 Levy
Paula Hicks-Hudson - City of toledo 3/4% ordinance income tax

All neighbors are encouraged to attend!

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.