Apr
21
Tue
Lodestar Wine Tasting Benefit Event @ The Wine Merchant
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join Lodestar for a wine tasting event to benefit Lodestar: Guiding Angels for the Blind. Lodestar trains and places guide dogs with blind or visually impaired children free of charge.

Ticket price includes 2 red wines and 2 white wines. All tickets will be entered for a $25 Meijer gift card.

Please come support a wonderful cause!

May
3
Sun
International Rett Syndrome Foundation run/walk @ Riverside Park
May 3 @ 1:00 pm

A run and walk to benefit the International Rett Syndrome Foundation is scheduled for May 3 at Riverside Park.

Rett syndrome is a disorder of the nervous system. The run/walk will support research and funding to find a cure.

The event will include a 5K run, a one-mile fun run and a one-mile walk along the Findlay Heritage Trail and around the park. Registration will be held at the Waterfalls Pavilion.

Packets for the 5K run can be picked up between 1 p.m. and 1:45 p.m. with the race starting at 2 p.m. Packets for the fun run/walk can be picked up between 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. with the run/walk starting at 3 p.m.

The entry fee is $20 for adults and $15 for high school students and younger. Participants can purchase a T-shirt for $10 while supplies last.

Awards will be provided for the top individuals in each age group as well as the overall male and female runners.

For more information, including sponsor opportunities, contact Amanda at 419-306-4234 or Karen at 419-957-3875. Online registration is available at http://www.rettsyndrome.org/special-events/live-rett-free.

May
15
Fri
Great Strides Walk for Cystic Fibrosis @ Riverside Park
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Great Strides is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s largest national fundraising event. Each year, more than 125,000 people participate in hundreds of walks across the country to raise funds for cystic fibrosis research and drug development.

May
29
Fri
City Mission Golf Outing @ Sycamore Springs Golf Course
May 29 @ 8:15 am – 4:00 pm

Come out and play golf for a good cause! The City Mission Golf Outing is taking place at Sycamore Springs. Cost is $60/golfer or $200/team of four. Lunch is included for golfers, $10 for non-golfers. There will be raffles, prizes and more!