Enjoy the sounds of the season in a Christmas concert by high school choirs

Lorain Community Music Theater hosts an annual Festival of Carols Christmas Concert 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at Lorain High School Performing Arts Center at 2600 Ashland Ave. in Lorain. Area high school choirs performing include Firelands, Lake Ridge Academy, Lorain, Oberlin, Vermilion and Oberlin Choristers. Tickets cost $5 per person, payable at the door, which opens at 7 p.m. The Performing Arts Center is on … Continue reading Enjoy the sounds of the season in a Christmas concert by high school choirs

Elf helpers and kids will make memories of a lifetime

A Farmpark Toy Workshop is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 and Dec. 26 to 29 at 8800 Euclid Chardon Road (Route 6), Kirtland. Children ages 2-12 select a wooden toy to build with Santa’s elves. Then the kids paint and decorate the toy. It’s a glowing photo opportunity. The cost is $2 per toy with paid regular Farmpark admission, first … Continue reading Elf helpers and kids will make memories of a lifetime

Snuggle close and enjoy ‘Holiday Lights’

Lorain County Metro Parks offers tram or train rides through festive areas 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 29 through Dec. 30 at Carlisle Visitor Center at 12882 Diagonal Road in LaGrange. The park hours are extended to 9:30 p.m. this year, for families to walk a 1/2-mile paved trail decorated in holiday movie and song themes. For the specifics on decorated trails and nightly activities, visit the … Continue reading Snuggle close and enjoy ‘Holiday Lights’

Model train show chugs along Nov. 9

A North East Train Society hosts a model train show in memory of Bob Orlando 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at Highland Heights Community Center at 5827 Highland Road. Operating layouts include O gauge, HO scale, and N scale. New and old trains will be available to buy, sell or trade, as well as parts, repair manuals, price guides, books, model building supplies, … Continue reading Model train show chugs along Nov. 9

Learn to draw monsters

Every child has a monster living under the bed or in a closet, somewhere in the dark. Avon Library offers a class for school-age children: How to draw monsters at 6:50 p.m. Oct. 28 at 37485 Harvest Drive in Avon. Dress for a mess. After the youngsters draw their monsters, they will paint them. Preregistration is required. Call 440-934-4743. Or visit lorainpubliclibrary.org/. Photos courtesy of … Continue reading Learn to draw monsters