Sept. 12: A Night to Remember, 25th annual gala event to benefit the Mercy Foundation will be held at the Stranahan Theater from 5:30 until 10 pm. Contact Amanda Graven for more information at 419.251.8738 or at Amanda_Graven@mhsnr.org
Sept. 13: Teams and walkers can register in advance for the two-mile walk which is planned for Saturday, September 13, 2014, at the campus of Lourdes University. Individuals and teams wishing to join in the two-mile walk can go online to www.heartbeatoftoledo.org/events to both register and create a giving page. The giving page can be linked to a person’s Facebook and Twitter accounts to let friends and families know you are walking. Participants who prefer can contact Heartbeat at 419-241-9131 and ask for a pledge form. Walkers can also just come on the morning of the Walk to sign up. Registration is free and begins at 8 a.m. with the walk starting at 9. Individuals who raise at least $200 will be given a free t-shirt honoring their outstanding efforts. The walk will be accompanied by a fun-filled morning of activities including music, food, clowns, games, and face painting. There will also be awards recognizing teams for their creative efforts in dress and team name as well as awards for team and individuals who raise the most money for Heartbeat.
Sept. 20: Dance Dash, a 5K with a twist, will be held at Levis Commons in Perrysburg starting at 9 am and benefits the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Registration starts at $35. For more information contact Kristi Frederick at 419.205.7365 or by email Kristi_Frederick@mhsnr.org
Sept 27: Brianna’s Day of Hope Poker Run starts and ends at The Country Keg 1790 N. Walker St. Graytown, Ohio. $15 per rider, $5 for a passenger and $20 a car. First bike out at 11 am and the last one in at 5 pm. Pre-register at 419.637.7586 and have your name put into a drawing.