Santa to visit Mentor mall for event

Area youngsters are invited to welcome Santa Claus 6-7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at Great Lakes Mall in Mentor. A “Santa’s Arrival” event features entertainment from The Singing Angels, a visit with Mrs. Claus, an elf, crafts, snacks and more. As part of the grand arrival, Santa will be escorted by dancers from The Fine Arts Association, On Your Toes Dance Studio and the Harvey High … Continue reading Santa to visit Mentor mall for event

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’

Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC

What: Wild Winter Lights When: The event, when open, runs from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. The first date will be Friday, Nov. 22 with additional dates running up until early January. Check out their Facebook event page or website for additional dates. Where: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo — 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 What’s the deal?: With Halloween on its way out, it’s time to start getting in the … Continue reading Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC

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

Crawl offers samples of food, honors local veterans

A Taste of Eastlake-Willoughby Crawl begins self-guided tours at noon Nov. 17 at participating restaurants along Lakeshore Boulevard in Eastlake and Willoughby. A gift basket raffle benefits a USO Mobile Canteen program. Also, each restaurant will feature a name and small biography of a local veteran. Participants are asked to start at Dubrovnik Garden Restaurant where the raffle will be held and scavenger hunt cards … Continue reading Crawl offers samples of food, honors local veterans