Registration Open For Bowl-A-Mania

Posted on September 08, 2017

The 2017 Aktion Club Bowl-A-Mania Registration is open. Teams of 5 must register by Friday, October 6th, 2017 and should be returned to Michele Solether by October 6, 2017. Anyone wanting to participate, but doesn't have a complete team may register as an individual and teams will be created. 

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Memories Made at the 2017 Wood County Fair

Posted on August 03, 2017

The Wood County Board of Developmental Disabilities participated in daily events at the Wood County Fair. People First challenged fair- goers in disability trivia on Monday, Aktion Club played corn hole with passersby on Tuesday, Early Intervention created a mural on Children's Day Wednesday, Operations Recreation painted stemware with Seniors...

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Family Forum To Be Held on August 8, 2017

Posted on July 31, 2017

A Family Forum will be held on August 8, 2017 in the Cafeteria of Wood Lane Industries. The topic of discussion is the WCBDD's initiating a Request for Proposal to obtain a new provider of day services in the Wood Lane Industries space on Gypsy Lane Road. The action comes...

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Aktion Club Addresses Bowling Green Kiwanis Club

Posted on July 27, 2017

The Aktion Club gave a presentation at the Bowling Green Kiwanis Club - Ohio luncheon on July 27, 2017 . They spoke about some of their past community events. Since October 2016 they have participated in 29 community service events, which involved over 200 hours of service. They highlighted their partnership with Habitat...

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Always There Campaign Generates Success for Aktion Club

Posted on July 21, 2017

Aktion Club raised $500 toward their goal of $5,000 for Habitat for Humanity of Wood County Ohio from the Always There Ohio Week of Giving Back events at the Bowling Green Farmers' Market on July 19th and the Levis Commons Ice Cream tent on July 21st! Aktion Club members represented the club to raise...

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Always There Week of Giving Back

Posted on July 11, 2017

The Community in Partnership committee and Aktion Club are teaming up to scoop out FREE ice cream sundaes next week at the Bowling Green Farmers’ Market on Wednesday, July 19th from 4:00-7:00pm and at Levis Commons (near the fountain) on Friday, July 21st from 5:00-7:00pm. This diverts a bit from...

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You're Invited: Raise the Roof Summer Bash

Posted on July 03, 2017

You are invited to the "Raise the Roof Summer Bash!" All proceeds from the event go to Aktion Club's partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Wood County Ohio to assist in the building of a home in Bowling Green. Register today! Price is $10 per person and includes dinner, games, and lots...

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Wood County Wildcats Compete at State

Posted on June 27, 2017

The 48th Special Olympics Ohio State Summer Games were held June 23-25 at The Ohio State University. During the weekend more than 2,600 athletes throughout Ohio competed in eleven athletic events. Due to inclement weather on Friday, the Opening Ceremonies and several track events were cancelled. However, Saturday was a...

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Wood Lane Weekly for June 14, 2017

Posted on June 14, 2017

Mark your calendars for July 19th for the BG Farmers' Market! WCBDD will be scooping out free ice cream sundaes from 4-7pm and Aktion club will be collecting donations on behalf of Wood County Habitat for Humanity.

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Area IV Special Olympics Spring Game Results

Posted on May 10, 2017

Forty-five Wood County Special Olympics athletes competed in bocce, track and volleyball at the Area 4 Spring Games at Sylvania Southview High School on Saturday, May 6. Due to inclement weather, the cycling competition was postponed. The ten counties competing in Area 4 are Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa...

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"Speaking Of" Celebrated at the Toledo Museum of Art

Posted on April 27, 2017

The "Speaking Of" exhibit opened in the Community Gallery of the Toledo Museum of Art on Friday, April 28th. The exhibit is a collaboration between Lynn Whitney's photography students from Bowling Green State University and individuals served by the Wood County Board of Developmental Disabilities. This is the fifth year...

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Custodial Clown's Celebrate DD Awareness Month with WLS

Posted on April 05, 2017

On March 17th the Wood Lane School participated in celebrating Developmental Disability Awareness Month with a clown show in the Wood Lane School gym.   The Clown Show was orchestrated by the Wood Lane custodial staff. Prior to the clown show, the students created a craft in the cafeteria.

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Strategic Planning Sessions

Posted on November 21, 2016

Mel Marsh of Acorn Consulting will be meeting with families and individuals to receive input on our Strategic Plan. The plan will serve to prioritize the Wood County Board of Developmental Disabilities present and future needs, as well as provide insight to anticipated challenges. It presents a vision for the...

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