The Ghost Hunting 101 Course at Owen’s Community College begins Thursday September 28, 2017 – October 19, 2017 6pm-8pm
This course is designed to give you a deeper insight into the world of paranormal investigation. Paranormal investigation requires a cautious approach backed up with scientific methodology. Learn some of best practices for ghost hunting, investigating, reviewing evidence, and presenting evidence to your client. Learn from long time paranormal investigator Harold St. John, founder of the Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society. We will study the different types of hauntings, a typical case study of a “Haunting,” the essential investigating equipment, the investigation process, and how to deal with the aftermath of an investigation. Students will learn hands-on use of equipment, proper investigation documentation, and safety protocols. The class will end with a field trip to hone the skills you have learned.
Class #56214 Thursday September 28th – October 19th 6pm – 8pm. Perrysburg $89
To register, call (567) 661-7357 or visit Owens.edu to register online or download a registration form to send by mail or fax.
Check out the Owens class catalog and schedule at the link below and register today! These classes fill up FAST!
The Ghost Hunting 102 Course at Owen’s Community College begins Thursday November 9, 2017 – December 14, 2017 6pm-8pm
This course is an extended version of Ghost Hunting 101. While it is advised that Ghost hunting 101 has been taken as a prerequisite, it is not necessary; this class will expand on topics of paranormal investigations covered in the first class. It will also cover a variety of topics of interest to more experienced investigators, as well as exploring actual techniques for using equipment in Ghost Hunting, Types of haunting’s, Case scenarios, Identifying the more obscure spirits and how to deal with them along with Advanced Self-Protection. Learn from veteran paranormal investigator Harold St. John, founder of the Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society. If you have taken Ghost Hunting 101, and have had an investigation you might want to bring your documented evidence such as pictures, EVP’s or video to share with your classmates. There will be three classes of lecture and discussions, and end with a field trip to hone the skills you have learned.
UPCOMING PUBLIC EVENTS
GHOST TALK Join us for a chilling evening of True Ghost Stories TOGHS will be giving several presentations this Fall on their experiences with spirits from beyond Follow us into some of our most Haunted Locations
BIRMINGHAM PUBLIC LIBRARY MONDAY OCTOBER 9, 2017 @4PM
TOLEDO HEIGHTS LIBRARY FRIDAY OCTOBER 13, 2017 @4PM
SYLVANIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY WEDESDAY OCTOBER 18, 2017 @7PM
GLASS CITY PARA-CON SATURDAY OCTOBER 21, 2017 @12PM
PEMBERVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017 @7PM
SPRINGFIELD TWP HALL TUESDAY OCTOBER 24, 2017 @6PM
2017 Web Series – Ghost Talk
Join us for this 30 minute web show every Sunday evening @7PM. Ghost Talk will live stream on our Founder Harold St John’s Facebook page. Please join the conversation by using the comments box while we are live to ask any questions you have or say hello.
Glass City Para-Con 2017 Saturday October 21, 2017 12pm-6pm
The Glass City Para-Con 2017 is honored to have Harold St John as a speaker and his Paranormal Team, Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society (TOGHS) as a Vendor with us! You will want to make sure and stop by to see Harold, Butch, Becky, Michelle and the rest of the TOGHS Team and find out about their class that you can take right there at Owens Community College and what is coming up next for them.
Toledo, Ohio’s first Paranormal Convention, Saturday September 17, 2016, Collingwood Arts Center 10am-6pm Stop out and meet the team!
Ghost Talk Returns Sunday September 17, 2017
Live Video Chat via Facebook
The Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society will be hosting a live stream video chat Sunday September 4, 2016 at 7pm. This live stream video will include a chat with the founder Harold St. John and a brief question and answer segment if there is an interest. To chat with Harold, you will simply have to comment on the stream as it happens and he will see it and respond. This chat will be held on Harold St. John’s personal account, so in order to view this chat, you will have to be at Harold’s Facebook page at 7:00pm on this date. Thank You and we hope to see you soon.
Ghost Talk Special Guest Sunday September 17, Founder Butch Leon, Case Manager Becky McClenathen
Birmingham Public Library
Ghost Talk with Harold St John Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society Monday October 9, 2017 @ 4:00pm 203 Paine Ave, Toledo, OH 43605 Phone:(419) 259-5210 Web Site: Web Site: http://www.toledolibrary.org/locations
Sylvania Historical Society Lecture & Power Point presentation
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @ 7:00pm Sylvania Historical Society Main St Sylvania, Ohio 43560
Harding County District Library
Saturday October 22, 2016 @ 2pm 325 East Columbus St Kenton, Ohio 43326 (419)673-2278
Toledo Lucas County Library
Haunted Places in Ohio by:
Harold St John from Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @ 7:00pm Toledo Lucas County Public Library Sylvania Branch Library Address: 6749 Monroe St, Sylvania, OH 43560 Phone:(419) 882-2089 Web Site: http://www.toledolibrary.org/locations
Live Video Chat via Facebook
The Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society will be hosting a live stream video chat this Sunday September 24, 2017 at 7pm. This live stream video will include a chat with the founder Harold St. John and a brief question and answer segment if there is an interest. To chat with Harold, you will simply have to comment on the stream as it happens and he will see it and respond. This chat will be held on Harold St. John’s personal account, so in order to view this chat, you will have to be at Harold’s Facebook page at 7:00pm on this date. Thank You and we hope to see you soon.
Urban Legend, Paranormal Fact or Fiction?
Urban Legend series 2016: TOGHS Director of youth Education Jake Stiger along with videographer Steven Klocko will be on the road again searching for the truth behind some of Northwest Ohio’s most popular reported haunting s. This series will follow two of TOGHS young investigators on twelve different haunted locations starting with the Holcomb Woods & finishing with the Gibb’s Bridge.
Camp Miakonda Camporee – Sylvania, Ohio February 13, 2016
The Northwest District is having their klondike weekend at historic Camp Miakonda. The theme for this year is Ghost busters. No rules for sled build, but it must support the theme. Challenges throughout Saturday with a Scouting twist. Webelos friendly events on Saturday along with being able to race. Ghost buster related skits and costumes for Saturday campfire. Followed by a Presentation & Ghost Hunt with The Toledo Ohio Ghost Hunters Society.
WTOL Channel 11 News – Ghost Hunting Safety
Food for Thought – West Park Place, Haunted Places in Ohio
Meet and Greet the Team
We will be having a T.O.G.H.S. public Meet and Greet the Team again in late Spring 2016 as part of our Ghost Hunt With The Pros program. Some of the topics we will be covering are SAFE Ghost Hunting, Evidence review, and types of hauntings. We will also be opening our vaults and dusting off never before seen evidence for your viewing pleasure! For more information, or to schedule our group to come visit your facility and present, Please contact TOGHS Director of Public Outreach Michelle Maddux or, visit our Ghost hunt with the Pros page
TOGHS Book Tour 2016
TOGHS will be releasing our first book late 2016 or early 2017! We are very excited with this opportunity to share with you some of our experiences over the last twenty years. This book will give our friends and families the chance to experience some of our investigations as we did during the actual investigations!
Mansfield Reformatory 2016
Ever want to learn how to investigate like the Pros? Now you can! Our Ghost Hunt with the Pros program is a series of Lectures, Seminars, demonstrations and live investigations of some of TOGHS verified haunted locations that you can attend. For more information on this upcoming event as well as future events please contact TOGHS public Outreach Director Michelle Maddux @ firstname.lastname@example.org ( Subject Ghost Hunt with the Pro’s)
Private Residence – Toledo Complete
TOGHS will be investigating a private residence on 9/20/2014. We will alos be live tweeting, Instagram-ing, and Facebook-ing from the investigation, sharing real time photos and anything me capture.
Claims of activity include:
- Loud crashing noises
- Doors opening and closing
- Shadowy figures
- Child full body aparition
- Residents being held down
UPDATE: This home continued to experience activity, and we were able to capture several piece of evidence confirming the clients’ experiences. We has since preformed a House Cleansing and the clients are enjoying their newly peaceful home.
Private Residence (Date TBD)
Claims of Activity include:
- Phantom Voices
- Children frightened of unseen people in the home
- Objects being moved without assistance